Here are some of the AP Video-US stories we are working on for 11/28/2012

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Posted on November 28, 2012 at 8:30 AM

Here are some of the AP Video-US stories we are working on for 11/28/2012:

HIGHLIGHTS IN THIS ADVISORY:

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FEELING LUCKY? - The Powerball jackpot has topped $500m. See National.

BIGGEST BICEPS - A Massachusetts man has biceps as wide as a man's waist. See Regional - East.

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RHINO POACHING A DEADLY DILEMMA - Poaching of rhinos in South Africa is soaring, with new figures showing around 600 will be slaughtered this year. Wildlife experts warn the animals could become extinct unless the government declares war on the criminal gangs behind the trade. AVAILABLE NOW.

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NATIONAL

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POWERBALL FEVER - The rush to buy tickets in tonight's $500m Powerball draw continues, while tight security surrounds preparations for the draw.

'FISCAL CLIFF' TALKS - President Obama meets 'middle-class' families, while Republican House leaders meet debt reform campaigners.

DEADLY WORKSHOP - AP has found evidence a factory in Bangladesh where 112 workers died was producing garments for a host of US companies.

ABBAS IN NY FOR UN VOTE - Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas arrives in New York ahead of a vote on raising Palestinian status at the UN. AVAILABLE NOW.

WHITE HOUSE CHRISTMAS - The First Lady hosts military families for a viewing of the White House Christmas decorations.

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REGIONAL

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NY, NANNY ARRAIGNMENT - A bedside arraignment is held for the nanny accused of killing two children in her charge. An AP reporter has been given permission to attend the hearing.

DC, VIETNAM EDUCATION CENTER - The Defense Secretary, veterans and Gold Star families attend the groundbreaking for an education center at the Vietnam Memorial.

CA, FISCAL CLIFF PROTEST - Senior citizens hold fiscal cliff protest, warning against any cuts to entitlements.

CA, COUNSELOR CHARGED WITH DUI, MURDER - An addiction counselor is charged with murder and DUI, after driving two miles with the victim on her windscreen. AVAILABLE NOW

NY, EMPIRE STATE LIGHTS - New LED lights have been installed to illuminate the Empire State Building at night.

MA, MAN WITH WORLD'S LARGEST UPPER ARMS - A Massachusetts man has 31-inch biceps - now officially the world's biggest. AVAILABLE NOW.

NY, ROCKEFELLER CHRISTMAS TREE - The Christmas tree at Rockefeller Plaza is switched on tonight.

CA, LA AUTO SHOW - What's hot at the LA auto show - from luxury cars to the latest eco-friendly autos.

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INTERNATIONAL

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EGYPT CLASHES - Police clash with protesters in Tahrir Square as demonstrators continue anti-Morsi sit in. AVAILABLE NOW.

MIDEAST UN - Gazans rally as excitement builds over UN vote on raising Palestinian status at the world body.

SYRIA BLASTS - Twin car bombs hit Damascus suburb, killing at least 34 people.

DR CONGO REBELS - M23 rebels continue their advance from Goma as thousands flee fighting.

PANAMA FLOODING - Thousands are homeless after 1500 houses were hit by flash flooding and mudslides. AVAILABLE NOW.

FRANCE NAPOLEON - A rare letter written by Napoleon in 1812 is going up for auction.

AUSTRALIA ALGAE - Sydney beaches closed as red algae turns water into 'tomato soup.'

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ENTERTAINMENT

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PSY NEWS CONFERENCE AHEAD OF BANGKOK SHOW - Korean rapper Psy says he will never beat the success of 'Gangnam Style.' AVAILABLE NOW.

FANS GATHER FOR 'HOBBIT' PREMIERE - Fans arrive as preparations continue for the 'Hobbit' premiere in Wellington, NZ. AVAILABLE NOW.

RYCROFT AND DOVOLANI WIN DANCING WITH STARS - Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani win the DWTS All Stars season. AVAILABLE NOW.

PERRY, GOMEZ DAZZLE AT UNICEF BALL - Selena Gomez and Katy Perry sparkle at the UNICEF Snowflake Ball in New York. AVAILABLE NOW.

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LIFE/HEALTH/TECHNOLOGY (AP VIDEO-US INCLUDES AP LIFESTYLE, HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGY STORIES)

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RUSSIA GORKY PARK SKATING - It's a Moscow winter tradition. Thousands take to the ice in Gorky Park, which is transformed into Europe's largest ice-skating rink.

UK ULTRASOUND SCANS - A new report says simple ultrasound checks could help save infant lives.

ART BEYOND BORDERS: A PALESTINIAN ARTIST'S JOURNEY - A Palestinian regularly takes the risk of sneaking across the security barrier from the West Bank to Jerusalem to exhibit his art.

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