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  • This week: Conrad Murray to be sentenced

  • Your daily news briefing, with a video report, news of the week ahead and a gas price update.

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  • Look ahead
    - Michael Jackson’s doctor, Conrad Murray, is set to be sentenced Tuesday after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of the pop star.
    - Thursday is a big day this week, with several big happenings scheduled:
    -- Former President George W. Bush and Laura Bush embark on a five-day trip to Africa. Their focus will be on diseases, such as AIDS and malaria.
    -- Today also is World AIDS Day, a day designed to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS issues around the globe.
    -- The annual National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony will take place Thursday. President Barack Obama will attend the lighting.
    Video to note
    If you’re planning to do some Cyber Monday shopping for video games, check out this video of most-wanted games this year:
     
    Gas price update
    The Thanksgiving weekend saw prices drop a little bit, but nothing drastic:
    - This week: $3.312
    - 1 week ago: $3.384
    - 1 month ago: $3.441
    - 1 year ago: $2.865
    - Record high: $4.114
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