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Thanksgiving

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  • Deadly winter storm heads east, might affect Thanksgiving

    Deadly winter storm heads east, might affect Thanksgiving
    A fierce storm blamed for deaths in California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas is heading east, promising to bring sleet, snow and freezing rain to much of the country over the next several days and into the Thanksgiving holiday. The storm, which was...
  • Storm brings winter to Southwest

    Storm brings winter to Southwest
    A wintry storm dumped heavy snow and rain across the Southwest on Sunday and forced the cancellation of hundreds of flights in what could be a preview of nasty traveling weather for Thanksgiving. Some parts of northern New Mexico were buried under...
  • The recipe for 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving'

    The recipe for 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving'
    Sometimes the smallest notion can create magic. The 1973 animated special "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving " was based on a "very simple idea," said the show's producer Lee Mendelson. Charles M. Schulz, the creator of the beloved "Peanuts" comic strip,...
  • Think Black Friday is best day to get a deal? Think again

     Think Black Friday is best day to get a deal? Think again
    As the hardiest of shoppers prepare for the annual Black Friday consumption frenzy, many are convinced it's their one shot at a great deal. But "that's not even close to the truth," said Matthew Ong, senior retail analyst at online personal finance...
  • Thanksgiving + Hanukkah = Thanksgivukkah. Celebrate with turbrisket!

    Thanksgiving + Hanukkah = Thanksgivukkah. Celebrate with turbrisket!
    Happy Thanksgivukkah! With the merging of both Thanksgiving and Hanukkah traditions, this has got to be one of the best food holidays of all time. If you're looking for the ultimate way to celebrate -- and I know you are -- you might as well go all out...
  • Storm on collision course with East Coast; travel could get hairy

    Storm on collision course with East Coast; travel could get hairy
    [Updated, 11:47 a.m. PST Nov. 25: The National Weather Service said Monday that a storm system was still on course to slam the East Coast and harry travelers, starting as soon as Tuesday. “Given the recent very cold weather, the onset of the...
  • Giada De Laurentiis slices finger during live Thanksgiving show

    Giada De Laurentiis slices finger during live Thanksgiving show
    Holy mascarpone! Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis carved more than a turkey during Food Network's Live Thanksgiving special on Saturday. The "Giada at Home" star sliced her finger with a knife during the culinary live broadcast with colleagues Alton...
  • Savor Thanksgiving, but watch the carbs: 47 easy ways to scale back

     Savor Thanksgiving, but watch the carbs: 47 easy ways to scale back
    Thanksgiving is but one day. So just enjoy it (in moderation, of course). After all, it's what you eat the remaining 360-something days of the year that really determines your pants size. Throughout 2013, the L.A. Times' Mind & Body section has...
  • Thanksgiving gas prices down from last year

    Thanksgiving gas prices down from last year
    Drivers on Thanksgiving will save a few pennies at the pump compared with Turkey Day last year. The national price for gasoline this Thanksgiving will average $3.27 a gallon, down 16 cents from last year and 5 cents below 2011, according to GasByuddy....
  • Thousands cram Thanksgiving meal giveaway at Stockton food bank

    Thousands cram Thanksgiving meal giveaway at Stockton food bank
    A Stockton food bank scrambled to meet demand Tuesday when about 2,000 more people than expected turned up for a Thanksgiving meal giveaway. The Stockton Emergency Food Bank had expected about 2,000 clients, but by mid-morning, that total was well on...
  • How to talk to your children about Thanksgiving's ugly history

    How to talk to your children about Thanksgiving's ugly history
    This week, schoolchildren across the country will come home from elementary and preschool armed with cutout paper turkeys and stories excitedly recounted about the first Thanksgiving, all those years ago in Plymouth, Mass. At school, most will learn the...