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Global National: Nov. 26

Lawyers from the Emergencies Act inquiry are arguing over what six weeks of gruelling testimony means, a key step in examining the government's invocation of the Emergencies Act last winter. Since the rebel group M-23 has seized several towns in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo for the past few months, a new ceasefire is in place — but will it hold? Despite inflation hitting its highest level in some 40 years, American shoppers spent a record $9.1 billion online during Black Friday. Americans are not only buying big but also travelling far and wide this Thanksgiving weekend. And finally, a stark warning from police agencies about a disturbing increase in online sexual exploitation of children — sextortion.