Local residents paint murals over boarded up businesses in Ferguson, Missouri November 27, 2014. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Protesters target Black Friday sales in Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. - Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri began targeting Black Friday sales at major retailers overnight in a new tactic to vent their anger at a grand jury decision not to indict a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teen.  Full Article 

OPEC inaction halts Europe rally; dollar firms 4:21am EST

LONDON - Oil prices extended their recent slide on Friday, sending related shares and currencies lower, after OPEC decided to refrain from cutting output despite a supply glut.

A group of Beltsville Small White turkeys spend time in a field at the farm of Julie Gauthier in Wake Forest, North Carolina, November 20, 2014. REUTERS/Chris Keane

A turkey worth gobbling

WAKE FOREST, N.C. - A tiny but growing number of the 46 million turkeys destined to be eaten this Thanksgiving can trace their lineage to the birds that graced the tables of early settlers.  Full Article 

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a news conference at the close of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit at the U.S. State Department in Washington August 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Obama plan to 'Power Africa' sees dim start

JOHANNESBURG - Obama's pledge to double power generation in Africa within five years looked highly ambitious from the start. A year later, it is unclear how much of the $7 billion Obama pledged has actually been spent.  Full Article 

Cars make their way through the Washington bridge in New York November 26, 2014.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

East Coast storm hampers Thanksgiving travel

NEW YORK - A blast of rain and snow along the East Coast snarled traffic and disrupted flights for millions of Americans at the start of the long Thanksgiving weekend.  Full Article 

A police officer (L) is seen pointing his weapon during an incident involving the shooting of a 12-year-old boy with a pellet gun at the Cudell Recreation Center in Cleveland, Ohio, in this still image from video released by the Cleveland Police Department November 26, 2014. Reuters/Cleveland Police Department

Video shows police shot boy within seconds

CLEVELAND - Cleveland officials released a video of the fatal police shooting of a 12-year-old boy, which shows the boy pointing a pellet gun around a park before police arrive and shoot him within two seconds.  Full Article 

A handout photo shows decoration artifacts of glass and bone which were unearthed from a grave inside the site of an archaeological excavation at the town of Amphipolis, in northern Greece, November 12, 2014. REUTERS/Hellenic Culture Ministry/Handout via Reuters

Mysterious tomb holds Greeks in thrall

ATHENS - Greek archaeologist Katerina Peristeri dug in obscurity for years before unearthing a marble tomb from the time of Alexander the Great -- a find that has brought her instant fame.  Full Article 

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Hailstorm hits Brisbane

Residents in the Australian city of Brisbane are clearing up after a massive hail storm. Rough cut (no reporter narration)