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U.S. snowstorms, rain make Thanksgiving trip home a nightmare

FILE PHOTO: Thanksgiving traffic crawls in a rainstorm in Claremont, California, U.S., November 28, 2019. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – Holiday travelers can go home again but it will take far longer than expected with snow, ice and rain slowing the busiest U.S. travel day of the Thanksgiving weekend on Sunday, forecasters said. As much as […]

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‘Frozen 2’ ices competition again with record Thanksgiving

LOS ANGELES —  “Frozen 2” kept a wintry wind at its back in its second week, setting a Thanksgiving record with a whopping box office bounty, while newcomer “Knives Out” found its own broad audience. Disney’s new set of adventures for Anna, Elsa and Olaf brought in US$85.3 million in the U.S. and Canada over […]

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Mother and sister still searching for answers in Lucero ‘Princess’ Sarabia’s Thanksgiving 2004 disappearance as 15th anniversary approaches

Lucero Sarabia, known as “Princess” to her loved ones, was celebrating Thanksgiving 2004 the way the holiday was meant to be celebrated: surrounded by friends and family, enjoying food, laughter and relaxation. The next day, she disappeared. Fifteen years later, her mother and sister are still searching for answers. Lucero was eight months pregnant with […]

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50,000 out of homes on Thanksgiving

More than 50,000 people in southeast Texas will spend Thanksgiving away from their homes as evacuation orders remained in place after two powerful Wednesday blasts at a chemical plant in Port Neches, about 80 miles east of Houston. A fire that sent large plumes of dark smoke into the sky continued to burn Thursday at […]

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Trump visits US troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWatch President Trump address US troops: “The Taliban wants to make a deal” President Donald Trump has made an unannounced visit to American troops in Afghanistan and said the US and the Taliban have been engaged in talks. “The Taliban wants to make a deal,” Mr Trump […]

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2019 kicks off

Turkey Day has officially begun. The 93rd annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off Thursday morning to cheers of eager spectators who packed Manhattan sidewalks. Skies were partly sunny with temperatures lingering in the high 40s as the parade got underway and the holiday season officially commenced at 9 a.m. More than 3.5 million spectators […]

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California storms: Out-of-towner expected sunny Thanksgiving on beach. Now they are looking for rain coats

The stormy Thanksgiving holiday in California took some out-of-town travelers by surprise. They expected sunshine but got rain. “I couldn’t believe it. I didn’t pack a single coat in my suitcase. I thought I would be wearing flip-flops,” said Vy Powell, who traveled from Virginia to Orange County to visit her aging parents for the […]

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Patrick Frazee sentenced: Colorado mom Kelsey Berreth gets justice a year after Thanksgiving Day killing — An inside look the the bombshell evidence

Patrick Frazee sits in a grim Cripple Creek, Colorado, jail – put there by his former girlfriend Krystal Lee – for the murder of his fiancée Kelsey Berreth. “There was blood on the wall here, there was blood on the wall here, and there was blood right here,” Lee points out to investigators in newly-released […]

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Powerful winter storm is on the menu for Thanksgiving week in Southern California

After a dry, tranquil day Tuesday, a cold, soggy guest will muscle its way into Southern California’s holiday plans late that night. A deep upper-level trough of low pressure is forecast to develop over the West Coast and bring cold, wet conditions to the region from Wednesday through at least Friday, according to the National […]

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