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Children’s’ music star Laurie Berkner new plan

In this April 22, 2013 file photo, performer Laurie Berkner of Sprout's "Sing it, Laurie!" arrives at the 2013 NBCUniversal Summer Press Day in Pasadena, Calif. The singer-songwriter, who Time magazine dubbed as "the queen of children's music," has been training teachers to use her songs in a new music program for kids up to 4. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, Laurie Berkner has been on a mission that likely will make children and parents happy: making more Laurie Berkners.

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St. Peter’s defeats Rutgers 68-50

Saint Peter's Marvin Dominique (21) chases a loose ball as he splits Rutgers defenders Greg Lewis (35) and Kadeem Jack (11) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Piscataway, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Marvin Dominique had 22 points and nine rebounds to lead St. Peter’s to its first win of the season, 68-50, over Rutgers in a Barclays Classic preliminary round game Tuesday night.

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Broadway’s ‘On the Town’ gearing up for parade

In this undated file image released by Matt Ross Public Relations, Clyde Alves, front row from left,  Tony Yazbeck and Jay Armstrong Johnson appear during a performance of "On the Town," in New York. More than two dozen cast members from the Broadway revival of "On the Town" will be appearing on the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade route, adding a little razzle-dazzle amid the Snoopy and Buzz Lightyear balloons. In addition to "On the Town," shows to be spotlighted Thursday include "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder," Sting's "The Last Ship," "Side Show" and "Finding Neverland." (AP Photo/Matt Ross Public Relations, Joan Marcus, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Megan Fairchild is usually chopping, stirring and basting during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year she’ll be twirling, leaping and swaying.

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Harden leads depleted Rockets over Knicks 91-86

New York Knicks' Shane Larkin, left, is fouled by Houston Rockets' Isaiah Canaan, right, during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had 36 points to lead the depleted Houston Rockets to a 91-86 victory over the slumping New York Knicks on Monday night.

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Lundqvist, Rangers roll over surging Canadiens 5-0

New York Rangers' Martin St. Louis reacts after scoring during the second period of the NHL hockey game against the Montreal Canadiens, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — If a drubbing at the hands of the Tampa Bay Lightning was the wakeup call the New York Rangers really needed, they have gotten the message loud and clear.

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