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Favre throws kind words at Packers successor, Rodgers

FILE - In this Jan. 26, 1997, file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre celebrates after throwing a touchdown pass to Andre Rison during the Super Bowl in New Orleans. Favre is a semifinalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. The group of 25 semifinalists was announced Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. by the Canton, Ohio, shrine. (AP Photo/Doug Mills, File)GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Brett Favre threw some kind words at the man who replaced him at quarterback for the Green Bay Packers.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:53:04 -0500
Romo knocked out vs Carolina with another collarbone injury

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) is sacked by Carolina Panthers outside linebacker Thomas Davis (58) in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. Romo was injured on the play and left the game. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Dallas quarterback Tony Romo was knocked out of the game against Carolina with an injury to the shoulder that sidelined him for seven games this season.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:45:12 -0500
Weak Japan data offer latest bad news for Abenomics

Japan's dipped into a brief recession last year after consumers tightened their belts following an increase in the consumption taxJapan on Friday published a string of mostly weak data, the first major figures since news that world's number three economy had slipped back into recession. A key inflation gauge showed prices fell in October from a year ago, while spending by households also dropped in a double blow for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's high-profile growth blitz, dubbed Abenomics. The weak figures came despite signs that Japan's labour market remained tight, with the headline unemployment rate at a two-decade low of 3.1 percent, down from 3.4 percent in September.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:40:32 -0500
Trump denies mocking New York Times reporter's disability

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at an event at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle BeachRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump denied on Thursday he was mocking the physical disability of a New York Times reporter during a campaign speech in which he flailed his arms and distorted his speech in an imitation of the journalist. The latest uproar over Trump's behavior on the campaign trail was ignited by remarks the billionaire real-estate tycoon and former reality-TV star made during a South Carolina rally on Tuesday about the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on New York's World Trade Center. During the speech, he singled out Times investigative reporter Serge Kovaleski for a story he wrote a few days after the attacks while he was then a Washington Post correspondent.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:29:07 -0500
Syracuse rallies in 2nd half, beats No. 18 UConn 79-76

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) When Syracuse and Connecticut get together on the court, good basketball often follows.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:21:42 -0500
Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled since 2000: UNICEF

A child is seen during the solidarity world vigil for people living with HIV in San Salvador on May 17, 2015Johannesburg (AFP) - The number of adolescents dying from AIDS has tripled over the last 15 years, most of them having acquired the disease when they were infants, according to figures released Friday by UNICEF.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:21:23 -0500
Big balloons, heavy security for NYC Thanksgiving parade

A clown marches by heavily armed police stand guard during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)NEW YORK (AP) Americans paused Thursday to celebrate their blessings despite terrorism fears and racial tensions over fatal police shootings across the country. A record number of police officers patrolled the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, while St. Louis resumed its annual parade, canceled last year amid protests over Michael Brown's death.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:12:41 -0500
Lawmakers: Agency not doing enough against dengue fever

This Nov. 25, 2015 photo provided by Hawaii state Sen. Russell Ruderman shows Ruderman and his wife Dina pose for a photo on in Pahoa, Hawaii. The senator is worried about a dengue fever outbreak on the Big Island where they live because his wife is six months pregnant. He's among the Big Island lawmakers who say the state Department of Health isn't doing enough to combat the outbreak. (Russell Ruderman via AP)HONOLULU (AP) Hawaii state Sen. Russell Ruderman worries whenever there's a mosquito buzzing in his home.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:05:35 -0500
Donald Trump denies mocking disabled reporter in latest furor

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, photographed November 10, 2015, insisted on November 26 -- Thanksgiving Day in the US -- that he does not know a disabled reporter he appeared to physically mock at a November 24 rallyRepublican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump denied Thursday even knowing a disabled New York Times reporter whose jerking arm movements the bombastic billionaire seemed to make fun of in a campaign speech. The latest furor surrounding Trump -- who often vents about political correctness -- raises new questions about what critics say appears to be his inclination to mock people's physical traits, and make up stories to serve his purposes. Video shows him appearing to question the credentials of Pulitzer-prize winning reporter Serge Kovaleski, who suffers from congenital arthrogryposis, which interferes with movement of the limbs.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:58:08 -0500
Liverpool, Spurs into last-32 as Celtic crash

Liverpool's striker Christian Benteke (2R) celebrates after scoring during a UEFA Europa League group B football match against Bordeaux at Anfield in Liverpool on November 26, 2015Liverpool and Tottenham reached the Europa League last 32 on Thursday while Scottish interest in continental competition came to another sobering end when Celtic were knocked out. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool defeated Bordeaux 2-1 at Anfield having endured the worst possible start when injury-plagued England striker Daniel Sturridge's comeback from a knee injury stalled when he hurt his foot in training. The English side then fell a goal down in the Group B clash in bizarre fashion after 33 minutes when goalkeeper Simon Mignolet was penalised for holding onto the ball for 20 seconds rather than the permitted six.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:28:42 -0500
White House undergoes holiday lockdown after man jumps fence

Secret Service police stand guard outside the White House after a man was caught jumping the fence as President Barack Obama and his family ate Thanksgiving dinner, on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) A man draped in an American flag climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as the first family celebrated Thanksgiving.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:28:21 -0500
Man who jumped White House fence facing charges: Secret Service

A man who jumped the White House fence on Thursday, triggering a lockdown of the presidential mansion, was quickly caught and now faces criminal charges, the U.S. Secret Service said. Joseph Caputo scaled the north fence line of the White House grounds at around 2:45 p.m. and was immediately apprehended, the Secret Service said in a statement. The White House was locked down as the Secret Service conducted a security sweep of the area, and nearby streets were closed off, ABC News and The Washington Post reported earlier.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:23:28 -0500
Obama: Holiday means food, football, and not-too-dry turkey?

President Barack Obama pardons Abe, the National Thanksgiving Turkey, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. This is the 68th anniversary of the National Thanksgiving Turkey presentation. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama says Thanksgiving is a day for food, football and hoping "the turkey didn't turn out too dry."

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:12:37 -0500
Man jumps White House fence, triggering lockdown

A worker adds spikes to the White House fence on July 1, 2015, as part of an effort to deter fence jumpers; a man draped in an American flag vaulted the barrier and was intercepted on November 26 as the Obama family celebrated Thanksgiving insideA man draped in an American flag jumped over the fence of the White House while President Barack Obama was inside with his family celebrating Thanksgiving on Thursday, officials and US media said. In a statement, the Secret Service named the man as Joseph Caputo: "Caputo was immediately apprehended and taken into custody. Secret Service officers had their guns drawn and were accompanied by K-9 units, according to two CNN photojournalists who saw the incident, which triggered a lockdown at the presidential mansion.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:10:31 -0500
Putin says to keep cooperating with U.S.-led coalition over Syria

Russia's President Vladimir Putin speaks during a news conference after a meeting with his French counterpart Francois Hollande at the Kremlin in MoscowBy Denis Pinchuk and Elizabeth Pineau MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will keep cooperating with the United States and its partners to fight Islamic State in Syria, but that cooperation will be in jeopardy if there are any repeats of Turkey's shooting down of a Russian jet, Russia's Vladimir Putin said. Speaking after talks in the Kremlin with French President Francois Hollande, Putin voiced lingering anger at Turkey's actions, saying he viewed the downing of the jet as an act of betrayal by a country Moscow had thought was its friend.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:54:30 -0500
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