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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of the biggest sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Nov. 24. MANNING DIRECTS BRONCOS OVER…

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Seahawks shut down Cardinals, 49ers stay in contention

The defending Super Bowl champions handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season with a 19-3 win.

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Romo leads Cowboys to late win over Giants

Tony Romo produced another late scoring drive to lead Dallas to a 31-28 win.

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Obama widens post-2014 combat role for forces in Afghanistan

The U.S. military will have a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month.

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Obama to Republican critics on immigration: ‘Pass a bill’

The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.

In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen, right, and Liam Hemsworth portrays Gale Hawthorne in a scene from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1."

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‘Hunger Games’ tops box office, sets new record

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" tallied $123 million in ticket sales to score the year's biggest U.S. opening.

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Katy Perry to headline Super Bowl halftime show

The "Roar" hitmaker oins the likes of Madonna, Beyoncé and Prince to perform at the NFL's Super Bowl halftime show.

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Father-daughter finish U.S. bike tour for veterans

Wounded veterans benefit from cross county bike tour

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PHOTOS: American Music Awards red carpet arrivals

Music's biggest stars strut their stuff on the AMA red carpet.

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2014 Notable Deaths

A look at the celebrities and notable people we lost this year.

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Boy bands top American Music Awards, ladies lead performances

Boy bands bested pop's leading women in the top award categories at the AMAs.

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Report: Washington toddler shot playing with gun

3-year-old in serious condition from gun shot to mouth

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City reconsiders rental inspections

Simplified rental registration plan not enough

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Former marine pleads guilty to stabbing two men

PTSD may have played role in stabbing

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Sanctions for competency cases reaches $200,000

Judges sanction state for housing mentally ill in jail

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Washington fires senior official from ferry system

State gives no reason for ferry chief firing

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Kids react to a realistic Barbie doll

The Lammily doll wants to show children that average is beautiful.

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Scandal-plagued former Washington mayor Marion Barry dies

Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine, has died.

FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 24

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

Vancouver Canucks head coach Willie Desjardins, back left, yells at his players on the bench as they face the Colorado Avalanche in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Denver, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.

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Hansen, Miller lift Canucks over Blackhawks

The Vancouver Canucks defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg has heart procedure

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent a heart procedure after reporting discomfort following routine exercise.

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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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Storm threatens to foil Thanksgiving travel for millions

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A nor'easter packing rain and snow is posing special challenges and threatening to cancel flights across the country. a

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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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Judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

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U.S. judges overturned measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.