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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.


in Music

Hinder bass player hospitalized after tour bus crash

The rockers were involved in a terrifying tour bus crash which left their bass player and two members of their road crew in the hospital.

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.


in Entertainment

Chris Hemsworth ‘resigns’ his sexiest man alive status

"The Avengers" star has been bumped by soccer standout David Beckham.


in National, World

Suspected mastermind of Paris attacks killed in raid

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a 28-year-old Belgian militant, who had boasted of mounting attacks in Europe for the Islamic State, was accused of orchestrating Friday's coordinated bombings and shootings in the French capital, which killed 129 people.


in Sports

NHL revamps All-Star game format

The league has announced that it will hold a 3-on-3 tournament in which players will be grouped according to their team's division.


in Sports

Keuchel, Arrieta win Cy Young award

The Chicago Cubs and the Houston Astros have a lot to celebrate.


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Consumers favor Amazon for online holiday shopping

A majority of consumers plan to go to Amazon for most of their online holiday shopping, according to a new poll, even after traditional retailers have collectively spent billions of dollars to try to capture online demand.


in Sports


A larger field and new course have been added, making the final, official tournament on the PGA TOUR in 2015 one to watch.


in National

Volkswagen says U.S. diesel owners will get gift cards, repairs

VW has set aside $6.9 billion to cover costs after it admitted to installing "defeat devices" in 11 million vehicles worldwide with diesel engines built since 2008.

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This week’s top rock tracks


LISTEN: This week's top rock songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Entertainment

Anne Hathaway expecting first child


The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.

in Music

Jack White launches new Third Man Records store in Detroit


Rocker Jack White has launched his first Third Man Records venture in his native Detroit.

in Black Friday, Viral Videos

WATCH: Holiday parodies of the year’s biggest hits


From "Bad Blood" and "Watch Me," to "Uptown Funk," here are the year's hottest songs made fit for the holidays.