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On The 3rd Anniversary Of The Infamous 'Butt Fumble,' Mark Sanchez To Start 
  Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:25:00 -0500 
    The former New York Jets QB, who ran straight into his own lineman's backside on Thanksgiving Day in 2012, will reportedly start for the Philadelphia Eagles today.

Reconsidering The Pilgrims, Piety And America's Founding Principles 
  Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:07:12 -0500 
    Conservatives who want to emphasize America's Christian roots embrace the story of the Pilgrims and the Mayflower Compact. But some historians say their role in the country's founding is overstated.

Your Adult Siblings May Hold The Secret To A Long, Happy Life 
  Thu, 26 Nov 2015 08:19:00 -0500 
    Our siblings are with us for longer than anyone else through our lives. Strong sibling relationships can cushion the blows of aging, while conflict cuts to the bone.

Peace Corps Volunteer To Have Turkey-Free But Thankful Thanksgiving 
  Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:03:59 -0500 
    This year, in Ghana, I understand what it means to be truly thankful. Even if there isn't any stuffing.

Critics Wonder Whether Pennies Make Sense Anymore 
  Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:42:00 -0500 
    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says the government is reviewing a proposal to stop making the penny. It actually costs nearly 2 cents to make a penny, so the government loses money.

Many Health Co-Ops Fold, Others Survive Startup Struggles 
  Thu, 26 Nov 2015 04:41:00 -0500 
    Establishing a member-owned, nonprofit health co-op from scratch is tough; 12 of 23 that tried under Obamacare have closed after just one year. Sick patients poured in, and promised subsidies didn't.

Former NFL Great Frank Gifford Had CTE, Family Says 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:05:00 -0500 
    The former New York Giants star running back, who died in August, was diagnosed with the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, his family said Wednesday.

Despite Similarities, Pocahontas Gets Love, Malinche Gets Hate. Why? 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:41:00 -0500 
    La Malinche was an Indian woman who served as an interpreter for Cortes — at a cost to her reputation. Even 500 years later, she's reviled in Mexico.

Since Ferguson, A Rise In Charges Against Police Officers 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:41:31 -0500 
    The numbers remain small, and hard to quantify, but prosecutors seem to be under pressure to charge police in on-duty shootings, and the "benefit of the doubt" they enjoyed seems to be eroding.

New York Subway Pulls Nazi-Themed Ads For New Show, The Man In The High Castle 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:35:00 -0500 
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo reportedly asked for the removal of the advertisements featuring Nazi imagery. The ads were promoting a new show produced by Amazon.

Fine Brine From Appalachia: The Fancy Mountain Salt That Chefs Prize 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:24:00 -0500 
    An artisanal salt producer is processing brine from ancient ocean deposits below West Virginia's mountains. The company, J.Q. Dickinson Salt-Works, ships to top chefs who value the salt's minerality.

Plunging Oil Prices Force Producers To Lay Off Skilled Workers 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:15:17 -0500 
    Gasoline prices have been plunging this fall, which is great for consumers. But it has been very hard on oil producers, who have been laying off legions of skilled workers. To hang on to their key employees, some companies are offering unpaid sabbaticals or trimming pay across the board to reduce labor costs without layoffs. But for many employers, times are so hard that they have no choice but to keep cutting employee ranks.

Public Opinion Matches Partisan Divide Over U.S. Ground Troops In Syria 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:15:17 -0500 
    After the Paris attacks, the debate over the use of U.S ground troops to fight ISIS in Iraq and Syria has deepened. Polls indicate the politicians reflect a similar split in public opinion.

New York Police Heighten Security Ahead Of Thanksgiving Day Parade 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:15:17 -0500 
    New York City officials say there could be a record turnout for the Thanksgiving Day parade. In addition to regular staples like The Rockettes, the NYPD will deploy its new critical response team.

Once Prone To Danger On The High Seas, New System Protects Alaska Fishermen 
  Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:15:00 -0500 
    When regulations were imposed to protect Alaska's fisheries it led to a dangerous race to catch fish as fast as possible. A new system to manage sustainable fishing is making the job safer.
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