Walmart still battling fine in ’08 trampling

The chain has spent millions to appeal a $7,000 penalty by the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration in the Black Friday death of a Walmart worker.

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// Tentative calm in Middle East as cease-fire holds

Israeli soldiers amassed along the Gaza border made preparations to leave after the truce that halted eight days of fighting.

// Thanksgiving parade brings cheer to storm-hit New York

The annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade brought giant balloons to the city’s streets.

Andover defensive back Jack Sylvester stopped Central wide reciver Cody Demers in the second half.

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Andover tops Central Catholic, 22-19

Staunch defense and the passing of quarterback C.J. Scarpa carried the day for Andover, which will face St. John’s Prep Tuesday.

Anthony Hopkins plays legendary director Alfred Hitchcock in the new movie “Hitchcock.”

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Friday preview | Movie Review

A blunt stab at ‘Hitchcock’

The best way to better understand the man who made some of our greatest movies is simply to see them. There’s no case to be made for a mangy shortcut like this, writes Globe critic Wesley Morris.

Michael Jackson and Vincent Patterson worked out the dance for the “Smooth Criminal” video in a scene from “BAD 25.”

Television Review

Spike and Mike: ‘Bad’ is good

Spike Lee directs “BAD 25,” a documentary that chronicles the making of Michael Jackson’s “Bad” in honor of its 25th anniversary.

Bill Belichick’s teams typically play better as the season goes on, a trend he hopes to continue against Rex Ryan and the Jets on Thanksgiving.


Patriots hope to feast on Jets

Over the previous three years, the Patriots have struggled in the first meeting of the season with the Jets and fared far better in the second.

A whole roast turkey with lady apples, cut-up apples, bushy herbs, parsley, and lemons.

How to carve a turkey

Are you about to serve your Thanksgiving bird to the family? Here are step-by-step instructions.


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Spurs 112, Celtics 100

Kevin Garnett and the Celtics are a .500 team again.

Spurs capitalize on Celtics’ poor defense

Tony Parker scored 26 points and Tiago Splitter scored 23 points as the Spurs turned the Celtics into a .500 team again with a 112-100 win.

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