Transcript for Instant Index: President Pardons Turkey to First Daughter's 'Nah'
Here's what made it to the top of our NPD New Jersey tonight. What's become an American pre-thanksgiving tradition. The presidential Turkey pardon. President Obama did the honors at the white house today, along with daughters Sasha and Malia. You guys want to pet him? Nah. This is one half of this year's two lucky Turkeys, both spared a place on the table, despite their side dish names of Mac and cheese. Next, to an unusual sight in Russia. This is how desperate these oil and gas workers were to get home. Temperatures light 60 degrees below zero iced up the oil in the plane's landing gear so, 20 or sew of the strongest men got out and pushed, helping along the plane's tow struck to unstick those wheels so the plane could eventually take off.
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