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Heavy Snow Causing Travel Woes in Maine

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Snow is starting to blanket southern Maine, causing traffic snarls as holiday traffic intensifies.

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Maine Police Chief Accused of Drunken Driving

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PARIS, Maine (AP) _ The police chief of a Maine town is facing a drunken driving charge after getting pulled over last week.

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Summit to Pay Back Customers for Lost Deposits

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Summit Natural Gas of Maine is promising to reimburse customers who paid a contractor for work that was never done.

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Maine State Offices Closing Early Due to Storm

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ All Maine state offices are closing early due to a looming winter storm.

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Bucksport Mill Closure Pushed Back to End of Year

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BUCKSPORT, Maine (AP) _ The closure of a Bucksport paper mill that is expected to put more than 500 people out of work is being pushed back from Dec. 1 to Dec. 31, keeping employees on payroll for another month.

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Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3

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The Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.

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50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

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Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

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Messi strikes again

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi has set a new Champions League record by scoring his 72nd goal.

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Ex-NFL player charged with domestic assault

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Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been charged with domestic assault.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Nov. 26.

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SPECIAL SECTION: Hot holiday deals, turkey tips, and more

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Black Friday ads, travel tips, and more for a fun-filled holiday weekend.

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Thanksgiving travel woes? There’s an app for that

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More than 46 million Americans will travel over the long weekend — the most Thanksgiving road warriors since 2007.

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WATCH: How to perfectly carve a Thanksgiving turkey

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This one-minute video from the experts at Butterball will turn you into a turkey-carving pro.

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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

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Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

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Does this town have the ugliest Christmas tree in America?

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It's like "A Charlie Brown Christmas" for some folks in Pennsylvania and they're not impressed.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

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The silly tradition is lampooned by the "Last Week Tonight" host.

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‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials airing this week

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Here's a look at Christmas classics and new holiday favorites airing this weekend.

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Obama pardons ‘Cheese,’ America’s top turkey

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The President pardoned the official Thanksgiving turkey in a tradition that is truly American.

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Harrison Ford signs on to ‘Blade Runner’ sequel

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The actor will reprise his 1982 role as bounty hunter Rick Deckard.

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Sting, ‘Sesame Street’ set for Macy’s parade

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KISS, Miss USA Nia Sanchez, Nick Jonas, and Idina Menzel are also set to take part in the 88th annual parade.

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WATCH: Passengers in Russia’s Arctic give airliner a push

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In other countries, you may be asked to push a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, it's a jet.

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LISTEN: Adam Sandler’s ‘Thanksgiving’ song

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The comedian's infamous ode to turkey day!

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Santa’s little helpers break world record in Bangkok

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Thousands of schoolchildren helped break the world record for the largest gathering of Christmas elves.

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