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Thanksgiving

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  • NFL playoff picture coming into focus

    NFL playoff picture coming into focus
    Thanksgiving is behind us, and now the real NFL season begins. This is the homestretch, when the story is either the favorites maintaining their momentum, or written-off teams rising to the challenge, then getting hot in the playoffs, the way the New...
  • Michael Phelps brings old friend to family's Thanksgiving dinner

    Michael Phelps brings old friend to family's Thanksgiving dinner
    Michael Phelps enjoyed Thanksgiving surrounded by his family and an old friend, former Miss California Nicole Johnson, who Phelps reportedly dated off and on for about three years before ending it in 2012. Phelps, sporting a full beard, posted a photo...
  • Bears loss a big Thanksgiving winner for CBS

    Bears loss a big Thanksgiving winner for CBS
    The Bears loss to Detroit may have been a turkey to fans in Chicago, but it played well throughout the country. The game did a 15.3 overnight rating of major markets, the highest for CBS on Thanksgiving Day since the network reacquired the NFL rights in...
  • Crowds lighter than usual for Black Friday, as deals start earlier

    Crowds lighter than usual for Black Friday, as deals start earlier
    In many stores on Black Friday, shoppers moved at a leisurely pace through clear aisles and waited in relatively short lines in what may be the new normal of the holiday shopping season. Because the shopping mania began early — with consumers...
  • Three tons of marijuana found in Thanksgiving Day drug haul

    Three tons of marijuana found in Thanksgiving Day drug haul
    In the predawn hours of Thanksgiving Day, a group of men was carrying three tons of marijuana off a boat along the Central California coast. Once the cargo was loaded into vans -- authorities estimated the marijuana arrived in 180 bales weighing up to...
  • Saturday's 11/29 local schedule (updated Saturday AM with high school basketball jamborees)

    COLLEGES Football Old Dominion at Florida Atlantic, noon FCS playoffs’ first round: Morgan State at Richmond, 1 NCAA Division III playoffs’ second round: Christopher Newport at Widener, noon NCAA Division II playoffs’ second round:...
  • Terps freshman Michal Cekovsky getting hang of college game, Thanksgiving

    Terps freshman Michal Cekovsky getting hang of college game, Thanksgiving
    Maryland assistant men’s basketball coach Dustin Clark has grown close to freshman center Michal Cekovsky since he started recruiting the 7-footer from Slovakia at the Canarias Basketball Academy in the Canary Islands last winter. So it was only...
  • Clear, sunny Thanksgiving weekend

    Clear, sunny Thanksgiving weekend
    Despite slightly cooler mornings, this weekend will be clear and warm, according to the National Weather Service. Saturday is expected to be mostly sunny with a high near 72. The overnight low will likely be around 54. Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a...
  • Parkland High football team seeks fast start vs. St. Joe's Prep

    A festive mood filled the morning air Thursday as Parkland practiced at Iron Lakes. While the Trojans went through their next-to-last workout of the week, former players trickled into the indoor practice bubble. As the football drills continued,...
  • No shopping on Thanksgiving

    No shopping on Thanksgiving
    On Thanksgiving Day, folks should not shop and let the salespeople stay home. Instead, we should watch the parade, eat pie, play games and give the day off to as many people as we possibly can. All the stuff will be there on Friday. William L. Akers,...
  • 818 Roundup: Salvation Army hosts families for Thanksgiving; Black Friday shopping

    818 Roundup: Salvation Army hosts families for Thanksgiving; Black Friday shopping
    Good morning, 818! It's Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 75 degrees and a low of 53 degrees with a chance of drizzle. Your headlines for the day: - The Salvation Army, in both Burbank and Glendale, hosted...