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Thanksgiving

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  • Bear cubs killed in collision in Orange County

    Bear cubs killed in collision in Orange County
    When two bear cubs were hit and killed Friday night on Kelly Park Road, wildlife biologists worried about their mama. She was not with the two little bears when they died. Rather than take the cubs away, officers with the Florida Fish & Wildlife...
  • Out of the Blue: Impossible not to be thankful in this setting

    Happy Thanksgiving, Laguna. America will consume 46 million turkeys as part of the holiday. That's nearly as much as the population of South Africa. Or Spain. Where do all those turkeys come from? It's an amazing number to ponder. We don't have to...
  • NFC playoff picture: Lions hold wild card spot for now

    The Detroit Lions are back in the if-they-started-today NFC playoffs, and if they win their next two games at home against the Minnesota Vikings and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, there's a good chance they stay there. At 8-4, the Lions still can win the...
  • Cyber Monday could be crucial this year

    Cyber Monday could be crucial this year
    At Bambeco's Baltimore warehouse, workers have been stocking wool throw blankets, soy candles, hemp dog beds and other items since July for Cyber Monday, the biggest day of the year for the online eco-friendly retailer. "This is, we like to say, our...
  • Online sales, early discounts alter holiday shopping traditions

    Online sales, early discounts alter holiday shopping traditions
    Early holiday promotions and rising online shopping took a toll on in-store sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers on average spent 6.4 percent less than they did a year earlier, according to data released Sunday by an industry group. The...
  • Cook's Corner: Thanksgiving leftover ideas will tempt for weeks

    One of the greatest side benefits of the Thanksgiving feast is the bounty of leftovers. Then again, after that first post-meal sandwich, leftovers can haunt. To help, three recipes, a plan-ahead for Hanukkah and a latte to wash it down: I riffed off a...
  • Black Friday weekend sales slump amid holiday bargain marathon

    Black Friday weekend sales slump amid holiday bargain marathon
    Holiday promotions that debuted as early as October led to a sharp decrease in Black Friday weekend sales, as some consumers took a breather from buying, according to industry data released Sunday. Traffic from Thanksgiving Day through Sunday fell 5.2.%...
  • 5 wounded in shootings in Chicago on Thanksgiving Day

    5 wounded in shootings in Chicago on Thanksgiving Day
    At least five people were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Thanksgiving, police said. • A 50-year-old man was shot during an armed robbery around 9:40 p.m. in the 4100 block of West Wilcox Street in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on...
  • At Fort Meade, being served Thanksgiving meal by commanders is pure gravy

    At Fort Meade, being served Thanksgiving meal by commanders is pure gravy
    When Fort Meade's top leaders cover their dress blues with aprons to carve turkeys, the soldiers stand in line for the chance to tell their bosses where to drop the meat on a plate. Then those service members wade through the chow line for seconds....
  • Interfaith Thanksgiving service celebrates different faith traditions

    The 59th annual Interfaith Thanksgiving service was held at the Federated Church of Christ in Brooklyn on Nov. 25. Co-sponsored by the Temple Beth Israel Preservation Society and the FCC, the event has celebrated the similarities of a diverse range of...
  • Your guide to Cyber Monday, now 'Cyber Week'

    Your guide to Cyber Monday, now 'Cyber Week'
    As Black Friday has now morphed into a two-day event with the addition of shopping deals on Thanksgiving, Cyber Monday has in many cases similarly stretched into an extended affair. Cyber Monday, typically the largest online shopping day of the year, is...