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Stay Informed: 7 Events in November to Maximize Engagement

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On the November docket: three (count ‘em, three!) music award shows, the second Democratic Presidential Debate, and of course turkey day festivities. Check out the complete list below.

Tuesday, 11/3

While the Presidential election isn’t until next year, you can still rock the vote in your local elections.

Wednesday, 11/4

Kick up your boots for country music’s biggest event: the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards broadcast live on ABC and hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood.

In this preview, Underwood teases her red carpet look and many dress changes throughout the show.

After hosting the Country Music Association awards for seven straight years, Carrie Underwood 's got her red carpet routine for the show down pat.

Saturday, 11/14

CBS News teams up with Twitter to host the second Democratic Presidential Debate in Des Moines, Iowa. Get your live-tweeting muscles ready.

Who do you think won the first debate? Bloomberg’s Phil Mattingly reports.

Oct. 14 -- Bloomberg's Phil Mattingly reports on CNN's Democratic presidential candidates debate

Sunday, 11/15

The Barclays ATP World Tour Finals runs through November 22 in London. This season-ending event showcases the best men’s singles players and doubles teams on the 2015 ATP World Tour.

Thursday, 11/19

The 16th annual Latin Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on Univision from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Sunday, 11/22

Join Jennifer Lopez as she hosts the American Music Awards, broadcast live on ABC from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.

Check out who leads the AMA noms.

Taylor Swift leads with six nominations for the 2015 American Music Awards

Thursday, 11/26

Tradition returns with the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on NBC.

Take a walk down memory lane with these highlights from last year’s parade.

Millions of people braved the NYC chill to catch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday

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Get Informed: 2016 Presidential Debates

The next Presidential election is still a ways off but campaign 2016 coverage is in full swing.

Last week’s Democratic debate introduced the nation to several new candidates, as well as informing the voters on where many of the hopefuls stood.

Here some of the most notable moments of the event, as well as some tips on how you can best take advantage of events such as these in order to amplify your content.

Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders comes to defense of Hillary Clinton on email controversy saying "let's talk about real issues." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Democratic Sen. Bernie Sanders comes to defense of Hillary Clinton on email controversy saying “let’s talk about real issues.”

Hillary Clinton discusses the Benghazi attacks in Libya.
Hillary Clinton discusses the Benghazi attacks in Libya.

Morality takes center stage at Dem debate
Chafee zings Clinton as morality takes center stage.

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vigorously outlining competing visions for a party seeking to keep the White House for a third straight term. AP's Haven Daley has more from the first Democratic presidential debate. (Oct. 14)
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vigorously outlining competing visions for a party seeking to keep the White House for a third straight term.

(Oct. 13) -- A tourism video for an audience of one on the day of the first Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas, which Vice President Joe Biden won't (or will he?) attend. By Griffin Hammond and Matt Negrin.
A tourism video for an audience of one on the day of the first Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas, which Vice President Joe Biden won’t (or will he?) attend.

The Republican party continues to dominate the election cycle and candidates will reconvene Wednesday October 28 for its third debate.

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