Pumpkins Available for Halloween But Maybe Not ThanksgivingThere should be enough pumpkins for Halloween this year, but that might not be the case for the canned pumpkin used in pies come Thanksgiving, according to crop experts in Illinois, the country's top pumpkin-producing state.
Va. Sees Fewest Holiday Traffic Deaths Since '92Virginia State Police say the state recorded its smallest number of Thanksgiving weekend traffic fatalities in more than two decades.
In the Kitchen: Italian Wedding SoupThis soup is perfect for the weekend after Thanksgiving: light, clean, soothing. Have fun with this; vary it as you see fit, i.e., add par cooked pasta--orzo is good--other vegetables such as carrots or tomatoes, even croutons. Make this your own. Make a lot (12 cups of broth) or a little (8 cups or ½ gallon), it’s all good.
Five Things: Bears vs. Lions Thanksgiving RoundupThe Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.
Crowds Thin Early Black Friday Morning in Parts of The CountryStores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
Obama Teases First Lady: 'Michelle Only Eats Kale On Thanksgiving'President Barack Obama spent a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics. He also continued a tradition of telephoning members of the armed forces to thank them for their service.
In the Kitchen: Recipes Using Thanksgiving LeftoversWe have not one, not two, but THREE recipes to choose from using leftovers from Thanksgiving.
Early-Bird Shoppers Turn Out On ThanksgivingBlack-Friday eve shopping is becoming a new American tradition with stores opening on Thanksgiving Day.
Full Holiday Menu for Obamas; 6 Pies for DessertPresident Barack Obama is spending a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics.
Some Locals Discouraged by Black Friday EveThanksgiving is all about the turkey, the trimmings and football, but some major retailers are creeping their Black Friday deals further into the day traditionally spent with family.
Crowds Celebrate at Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeSpectators of all ages are oohing and ahhing as giant inflated characters wind their way through Manhattan in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Thanksgiving Menu: Turkey, Parades, Shopping DealsTurkey, stuffing and a helium-filled Thomas the Tank Engine were on the menu as friends and families gathered across the United States to celebrate Thanksgiving.