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Protesters slam grand jury process, more troops head to Ferguson

More National Guard troops are heading to Missouri in an effort to quell riots.

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U.S. introduces menu-labeling standards for chain restaurants

Sweeping new rules will require calorie counts on menus and establish a national standard for nutrition information.

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Halle Berry goes to court to keep daughter’s hair curly

The actress won a court order banning ex-boyfriend Gabriel Aubry from straightening their daughter's naturally-curly hair.

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NFL: Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry could have lymphoma

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry has a mass on the right side of his chest that team officials said could be lymphoma.

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Obama awards Medal of Freedom to 18 Americans

President Barack Obama presented the highest U.S. civilian honor to 18 people including actress Meryl Streep and singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder.

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New DNA Information In Morgan Harrington Case

New information from State Police says Jesse Matthew’s DNA was found on the T-shirt Harrington wore the night she disappeared.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 25

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Grand jury won’t indict Ferguson officer in fatal shooting

A grand jury has decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of protests.

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It’s gonna cost more to rent at Redbox

Prices for renting movies and video games will increase starting next week.

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UVA Student Leaders React To Sexual Assault Allegations

Student leaders are reacting to a recent Rolling Stone article about sexual assaults at UVA.

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Toscano Wants General Assembly Hearing On Campus Sexual Violence

The House Minority Leader admits that changes in rules and regulations mean nothing if victims don't report their attacks.

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Victims Of Fatal Crash On Route 53 Identified

Albemarle Police have identified two Gordonsville area residents who died Sunday on Route 53.

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Heaphy To Step Down As U.S. Attorney

U.S. Attorney Tim Heaphy will step down by the end of 2014.

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WATCH: What ‘Black Friday’ would look like as a scary movie

Black Friday would be a scary shopping experience if it got the Hollywood treatment.

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Lost New Mexico kitten ends up in Maine

How a missing kitten made a 2,300-mile trip remains a mystery.

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FSU remains No. 1

Florida State remains No. 1 with Alabama No. 2, Oregon third and Mississippi State fourth.

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Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Channing Tatum going behind the camera to direct

The "Magic Mike" star is taking on an adaptation of young-adult novel "Forgive Me."

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Turkey contest gives new meaning to ‘all you can eat’

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest, setting a record by devouring an entire bird.

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Pope declares sainthood of 2 Indians, 4 Italians

Pope Francis conferred sainthood on six people on Sunday, praising their "creative" commitment to helping the poor.

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WATCH: ‘Star Wars’ awakens force with teaser trailer

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"There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?"

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This week’s top alternative tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

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‘Frozen’ tops Barbie as top girls’ holiday pick

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The results marked the first time in 11 years that Barbie hasn't held the No. 1 spot in the annual toy survey.