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The Napa Valley Turkey Chase has been a local tradition since 2013. This year's event is scheduled Thursday, Nov. 22 at Napa Valley College. The 10K races kicks off at 8 a.m. and the 5K starts at 8:15 a.m. There is also a 100 meter dash for the kids at 7:50 a.m. 

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It's customary for the president of the United States to spare the life of a turkey each year for Thanksgiving. It's simply a part of the holiday now, but when and how did the strange tradition begin? Here's a brief history as well as a look at past pardons in photos:

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On Nov. 18, 1978, Peoples Temple founder Jim Jones led hundreds of his followers in a mass murder-suicide at their agricultural commune in a remote part of the South American nation of Guyana. Jones, a charismatic churchman, commanded everyone to gather in the main pavilion where they willin…

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Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century and was known for such hits as "Yesterday When I was Young" and "Honeymoon Feeling," has died. He was 85.

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The year's not over yet, but the world has already lost some well known faces in Hollywood and beyond. Here's a look at the actors, musicians, athletes and others that we've said goodbye to in 2018.

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The 52nd annual CMA Awards, hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, was held Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Here's a look at celebrities' looks as they arrive on the red carpet at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. 

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Stan Lee, the creative dynamo who revolutionized the comic book and helped make billions for Hollywood by introducing human frailties in superheroes such as Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and the Incredible Hulk, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. He was 95. Here's a look at his career in photos:

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At 11 a.m. on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, troops cheered after hearing the news that the Armistice had been signed, ending World War I. A global war which began in 1914, after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, came to an end after an estimated nine million combatants…

A collection of the best cartoons of the last week by The Washington Post Writers Group's award-winning roster of syndicated editorial cartoonists from across the nation.