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Thursday, Nov 24, 2016

Thanksgiving Snow? Holiday Could Be Cold and Wet for Many

Thanksgiving Snow? Holiday Could Be Cold and Wet for Many

Getting to grandma's house for the Thanksgiving feast could be tricky for many Americans this year, NBC News reported. Snow is in the forecast for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and northern New York...

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Thousands Cram Upper West Side To See Macy's Balloons

Thousands Cram Upper West Side To See Macy's Balloons

It's the show before the show: thousands crowd Central Park West for a glimpse at the balloons for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Gus Rosendale reports.

Thursday, Nov 24, 2016

Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Balloons Take Flight, Delight

Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Balloons Take Flight, Delight

Thousands of people lined the streets Thursday amid heavy security including bomb-sniffing dogs and portable radiation detectors as iconic inflatable balloons, costumed characters and clowns floated, marched and...

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Macy's Balloons Take Flight

Macy's Balloons Take Flight

Floats for this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Parade on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, will include 16 giant balloons, 27 smaller "balloonicles," a thousand clowns and marching bands from across the country.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Experiences: The New Gift This Season

Experiences: The New Gift This Season

Holiday-makers frustrated with present shopping can put a new spin on an old tradition by gifting trips and experiences instead of objects this season.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Thousands Watch Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Balloon Inflation

Thousands Watch Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Balloon Inflation

The lines on the West Side started long before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons were blown up. Gus Rosendale reports. Read more on where to watch the parade.

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

How to Navigate Thanksgiving Eating

How to Navigate Thanksgiving Eating

The scientific approach to eating well, but not too much, on Thanksgiving day with a little help from Popular Science Magazine.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016

2016 Rockefeller Center Tree Lights Up

2016 Rockefeller Center Tree Lights Up

Watch the moment the 2016 Rockefeller Center tree lights up!

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Archaeologists Think They Found Original Pilgrim Settlement

Archaeologists Think They Found Original Pilgrim Settlement

Archaeologists have pinpointed what they think is the exact spot where the Pilgrims lived in the years after landing in the New World. Every American schoolchild knows the Pilgrims landed in Plymouth in...

Thursday, Nov 24, 2016

4 Trends for the 2016 Holiday Shopping Season

4 Trends for the 2016 Holiday Shopping Season

As the 2016 holiday shopping season kicks off, the trends to watch for include some that are a bit wacky, like sweaters that bring "comic relief" and this year's "it" toy, an egg that hatches into a bird-like...

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