Thanksgiving Newswire

Thanksgiving Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Thanksgiving.

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  1. New Musical Play Hot Lips and Cold War Set for Run at London Theatre WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The First Lady juggles her young family's needs with her new-found position, but life is more like a burnt Thanksgiving pie than a bowl of cherries. Hanging over them is the terrifying threat of nuclear war with the Russians and it doesn't help that ...

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  2. Ending Christmas: Twelfth Night, Eve of Epiphany and taking down your treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Alabama Live

    ... Christmas has become a heavily commercialized season that begins with a marketing blitz immediately after Thanksgiving. By Dec. 26, many people feel anxious to end all the celebration. According to an English newspaper, the Daily Mirror , it was a ...

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  3. Healthy fund for charity as festive Streakers bring in A 1,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Shetland Today

    ... new year. As part of the fitness drive, people have been asked to do at least 10 minutes of exercise a day from Thanksgiving in November to New Year's Eve - 39 days in total. Plenty of eager runners slipped on their trainers for a jog around the ...

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  4. Virginia Postrel:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Jewish World Review

    The holiday season is a season of lights -- so many that NASA says between the day after Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, U.S. cities glow 20 percent to 50 percent brighter at night than they do the rest of the year. Even in a 24/7 era where we take artificial illumination for granted, lights shining in the darkness give us comfort and joy.

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  5. Commentary: What about Christmas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Williamson Herald

    ... when I was a youngster. In those days neither merchants nor families did anything about Christmas until after Thanksgiving. To do so would have been "rushing the season," which would have brought unwanted criticism. Since we lived in the country, ...

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  6. Chicago gangs arm themselves with rifles as alliances spread conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Chicago Tribune

    ... sometimes finds herself waiting for her sons Jaime and Leny to come home. They were shot to death just before Thanksgiving in 2016, minutes after leaving the house. When Vega moved from Guanajuato, Mexico, in 1991 as a married 16-year-old, she ...

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  7. Some holiday truths, myths exploredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 25 | Morning Journal

    ... or half full. One often-cited study says it's commonly assumed that the average American gains 5 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. But the study authors found the average was a little less than 1 pound. Other studies have found it's ...

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  8. Science Says: Are poinsettias poisonous? Some holiday truthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 24 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... or half full. One often-cited study says it's commonly assumed that the average American gains 5 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. But the study authors found the average was a little less than 1 pound. Other studies have found it's ...

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  9. COMMENTARY: When we didn't take the light for grantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 23 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The holiday season is a season of lights - so many that NASA says between the day after Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, U.S. cities glow 20 percent to 50 percent brighter at night than they do the rest of the year. Even in a 24/7 era where we take artificial illumination for granted, lights shining in the darkness give us comfort and joy.

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  10. Merry Christmas, Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    ... so we ask you to still consider giving. The unofficial start of the Christmas season came on the heels of two Thanksgiving outreaches that fed thousands across the county. On Sunday, Santa Claus will make the rounds in Greeneville with the ...

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  11. Comparatively, these are not dark timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    The holiday season is a season of lights - so many that NASA says between the day after Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, U.S. cities glow 20 percent to 50 percent brighter at night than they do the rest of the year. Even in a 24/7 era where we take artificial illumination for granted, lights shining in the darkness give us comfort and joy.

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  12. Science Says: Are poinsettias plants poisonous?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | KRON 4

    ... or half full. One often-cited study says it's commonly assumed that the average American gains 5 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. But the study authors found the average was a little less than 1 pound. Other studies have found it's ...

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  13. Are poinsettias poisonous? Busting holiday mythsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... or half full. One often-cited study says it's commonly assumed that the average American gains 5 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. But the study authors found the average was a little less than 1 pound. Other studies have found it's ...

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  14. 'Rocket Man' makes first Missouri appearance at WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Fulton Sun

    Right before Thanksgiving break in 1970, Westminster student government representatives were faced with a dilemma: How to spend a small amount of money left in the Student Activity Fund for the semester. The decision was made to hold a concert, but the question was who might be available on such short notice.

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  15. Scientists Tune Into Brain To Uncover Music's Healing PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... veterans and active duty service members can get free stuff on Veterans Day. Ask A Baltimore Chef: Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes Chef Todd Mohr has been around the block a few times in his years of professional cooking and teaching. 5 Bucket List ...

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  16. A Plea to Resurrect the Christmas Tradition of Telling Ghost StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Neatorama

    ... it any differently is "wrong." But it was not always so. For example, kids use to dress up and demand candy on Thanksgiving . People told ghost stories at Christmas. After all, the most famous Christmas story outside of the Bible is Charles Dicken's ...

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  17. Small Group Thanksgiving MenuRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | A Hamburger Today

    When you're keeping things small and intimate, a traditional Thanksgiving spread can feel disproportionately expensive and exhausting. But that doesn't limit your options to TV turkey dinners.

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  18. Marianne Taylor: Lack of social contract in Trump's US is a warning to us allRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... yes, it voted Trump. Johnny Cash and Bill Clinton are among Arkansas' famous sons, and spending time there over Thanksgiving with my partner, who is also a native, I was struck by how friendly and open the people are, how genuinely hospitable. In ...

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  19. Jerry Kruz: Memories of a 1960s poster artist, Thanksgiving, and hard times repeating themselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    ... friends with (and whom I also considered extended family)-as a result of my friendship with Frank. This past Thanksgiving was a very quiet one; we spent it with close friends in our new home in Coquitlam. As I reflect back on 50 years, I realize ...

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  20. Newland, NC hunter downs 13-point beast on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | North Carolina Sportsman

    Since bow season, Coty Ingram of Newland, NC had been trying his hardest to bring down a buck that was the talk of Avery County hunters - a big-bodied 13-point that had turned up on a lot of folk's trail cameras. On a Thanksgiving morning hunt that almost didn't happen, the mostly nocturnal buck slipped up, and Ingram was there to take advantage.

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