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Volkswagen faces pressure in U.S. to buy back older diesel cars

Volkswagen, which is set to provide detailed plans to fix vehicles that do not comply with U.S. emissions standards, faced more pressure to buy back older diesel cars.


in National, World

Obama defends TPP secrecy, says now is chance for debate

U.S. President Barack Obama launched a defense on Friday of a signature Pacific trade pact kept largely under wraps and said the public would get its say before legislators in each country debate the full details.


in Sports

Harper, Donaldson win MVP honors

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals became the youngest unanimous winner of MLB's Most Valuable Player Award, joining Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays in claiming 2015 honors.


in Sports

Curry too hot for Paul in spicy Californian rivalry

Golden State talisman Stephen Curry continues to steal the spotlight from Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul, consistently leaving his rival in his wake as he climbs toward the top rung of the NBA ladder.


in Sports

Late Thomas touchdown leads Jaguars over Titans

The Jacksonville Jaguars used a 63-yard punt return by Rashad Greene followed by a short touchdown pass from Blake Bortles to Julius Thomas to lead the Jacksonville Jaguars to a 19-13 win over the Tennessee Titans on Thursday.


in Music

Adele’s ’25’: Streaming or not, a monster hit before its release

The "Hello" hitmaker's latest album is expected to be a worldwide hit.


in Viral Videos

WATCH: ‘Come Dance with Us!’

Jimmy Fallon and Jennifer Lawrence are hawking an instructional dance video on late-night TV.


in National

Report: More than 500,000 people homeless in the U.S.

Los Angeles, Seattle, Portland, Oregon and Hawaii have all recently declared emergencies over the rise of homelessness.


in National, World

House passes bill to slow Syrian refugees despite Obama veto threat

The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed Republican-backed legislation on to suspend the program to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees in the next year and then intensify the process of screening them.


in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines, for Friday, Nov. 20.


in Viral Videos

WATCH: ‘I won’t give you the gift of hating you’

Antoine Leiris lost his wife in the Paris terror attacks. His Facebook tribute to his wife and challenge to her killers has since gone viral.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Nov. 20

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


in Black Friday, Entertainment

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade to debut 6 new floats

The original celebrity chef - KFC's Colonel Sanders - is among them.


in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘The Hunger Games’ goes out with a bang

Katniss Everdeen's story is handled with the grace and poignancy of a truly fond farewell.


in Entertainment

Ex-Subway pitchman Jared Fogle sentenced to 15+ years in prison

Jared Fogle admitted paying for sex with girls as young as 16 and receiving child pornography produced by his charitable foundation's former director.


in National

FDA approves first genetically modified salmon for consumption

AquaBounty Technologies' salmon became the first genetically engineered animal to receive U.S. approval for human consumption, setting the stage for more such approvals.

People protest in front of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office following his decision to shut down fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings, in the Manhattan borough of New York November 13, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

in Entertainment, Sports

Massachusetts to ban fantasy sports for people under 21

Massachusetts would prohibit people under the age of 21 from playing paid fantasy sports games under a proposed set of regulations for the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar industry laid out on Thursday by state Attorney General Maura Healey.


in Entertainment

WATCH: 360 degree view of ‘The Lion King’ is a true circle of life

This rendition lets you do everything from seeing individual cast members to letting you peek behind the curtain to see what's going on backstage.


in Weird

At least the car thieves were helpful

Police say two car thieves made an unexpected stop after stealing a vehicle Wednesday morning: They dropped an 8-year-old boy off at school after they discovered him in the backseat.

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