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  • Turkey-pardon

    A Minnesota turkey, the brother of the two sent to the White House for the presidential pardon, awaits its pardon at the state Capitol on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 in Minneapolis. Gov. Mark Dayton, joined by Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson, the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association, and Hunger Solutions Minnesota, kicked off Thanksgiving Week in Minnesota with the pardon at the state Capitol. (AP Photo/The Star Tribune, Glen Stubbe) MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT

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  • Iran-Hostages-Reax

    In this Dec. 12, 1979 photo, a new sign appears at the U.S. Embassy compound, in Tehran, Iran, warning that "Iran will bury you." Former Iranian hostages had varied reactions to the news of the nuclear deal between the U.S. and Iran in what is being billed as a trust-building agreement designed to yield a more comprehensive deal six months from now. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sayad)

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  • Connecticut-School-Shooting-183

    This image contained in the "Appendix to Report on the Shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School and 36 Yogananda St., Newtown, Connecticut On December 14, 2012" and released Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, by the Danbury, Conn., State’s Attorney shows ammunition found at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Adam Lanza opened fire inside the school killing 20 first-graders and six educators before killing himself as police arrived. (AP Photo/Office of the Connecticut State's Attorney Judicial District of Danbury)

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. HOW SOME SENATORS ARE PREPARING FOR AN IRANIAN REVERSAL ON DEAL

A bill would ask Obama to certify Tehran’s nuclear compliance every month but the White House wants to give diplomacy a chance first.

2. FORMER IRAN HOSTAGES REFLECT ON NUCLEAR DEAL

Some say negotiations with Tehran are futile while others are more optimistic.

3. NEWTOWN SHOOTER’S MOTIVE MAY REMAIN A MYSTERY

In a report on the Connecticut school massacre, authorities sketch a chilling portrait of Adam Lanza and his twisted fascination with violence.

4. MORE CHARGES IN OHIO PREP FOOTBALL RAPE CASE

The school superintendent and three others are accused of lying or failing to report possible child abuse in connection with the assault, which drew national attention.

5. STORM LIMPS ACROSS U.S. BUT COULD STILL DISRUPT HOLIDAY TRAVEL

Rising temperatures mean the Arctic mass is less dramatic but it may still bring half a foot of snow.

6. MARINE VETERAN WHO SAVED JUMPING WOMAN AT STADIUM: I AM NO HERO

The 61-year-old who saved the fan’s life was injured but plans to go back to the next Raiders home game.

7. PROTESTERS FORCE CLOSURE OF GOVERNMENT MINISTRIES IN THAILAND

The prime minister is expanding national security laws to fight Bangkok protests but demonstrators vow to organize nationally.

8. WHY GUATEMALA’S TOURIST MECCA IS LOSING VISITORS

World-renowned Antigua has had no effective government for over a year which is causing a spike in crimes.

9. UNLUCKY TURKEY WON’T SHARE SIBLINGS’ FORTUNATE FATE

“Delicious,” a 20-pound gobbler, will head to a Salvation Army dinner table while his brothers get pardoned at the White House.

10. WHOSE CRYSTAL BALL WAS CLOUDY

The National Hurricane Center predicted seven to 11 Atlantic hurricanes this season, but there were only two.

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