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Thanksgiving: Turkey, parades, shopping deals

A Power Ranger balloon cruises along Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of Americans across the country marked Thanksgiving Day with lots of turkey, football, parades and early shopping, while many overcame nasty weather, power outages and even being buried in the snow. At the White House, President Barack Obama spent a quiet holiday with a traditional meal.

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Turkey jerky helps fuel US sailors in ocean race

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Plowing through the Indian Ocean in the Volvo Ocean Race, the sailors aboard the U.S.-based Team Alvimedica found Thanksgiving treats stashed in their food bags Thursday.

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Sports federations join betting monitoring program

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Summer sports federations are signing up to the IOC’s system for monitoring betting ahead of the 2016 Olympics.

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Busbices stars of new A&E reality show

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — It’s a north Louisiana-set reality show about a quirky family who works and plays together, and their last name isn’t Robertson.

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Football feast heavy on playoff implications

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott looks for an open receiver in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Starkville, Miss. No. 4 Mississippi State won 51-0. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Rivalries are like a big Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings — oh so appetizing but with the potential to leave you feeling sick and sleepy.

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