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Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Target, Walmart Release Black Friday Store Maps

Target, Walmart Release Black Friday Store Maps

Serious shoppers know that preparation is key in any Black Friday outing, and two major retailers just made planning your bargain bonanza a little bit easier. Target and Walmart have both released detailed... »

History of Thanksgiving: How Much Do You Know About Turkey Day?

History of Thanksgiving: How Much Do You Know About Turkey Day?

Millions of Americans will travel to visit family and friends and stuff themselves with turkey and pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving. But how much do you know about the holiday’s origins and why we celebrate?... »

Macy's Balloons Take Flight
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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. »

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... »

90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Marches Through NYC

90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Marches Through NYC

The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will make its way through Manhattan on a relatively warm Thanksgiving day in New York City. The parade, in its 90th year, includes giant balloon characters like Snoopy... »

Macy's Parade Goes Off Without Hitch Amid Tight NYC Security

Macy's Parade Goes Off Without Hitch Amid Tight NYC Security

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... »

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... »

Experiences: The New Gift This Season
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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. »

4 Trends for the 2016 Holiday Shopping Season
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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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