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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.


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WATCH: 7 fun facts to make you think this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time of coming together with family and friends. In between bites of stuffing and pumpkin pie, snack on these unusual Turkey Day facts.


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Change your Amazon password now

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday quickly approaching, this might be the worst time of year for Amazon to have security concerns.


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PHOTOS: Macy’s Parade through the years

For 88 years the iconic Macy's Parade has been a Thanksgiving tradition.


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REVIEW: ‘Creed’ builds on the legacy of ‘Rocky’

"Creed" stays rooted in tradition while simultaneously taking the entire franchise in a new direction as vital as it is welcome.


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11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.


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WATCH: How holiday shopping can help charities

In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.


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Tony Iommi teases fans with new songs

The Black Sabbath rocker wants to release five unheard songs by the band just weeks after they scrapped plans for another album.


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HOLIDAY TV: What to watch this week

From classic specials to movies and competitions, this week is packed with programs to get you in the holiday spirit.


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Patti LaBelle invites sweet potato pie-loving superfan to Thanksgiving

The soul star is giving thanks to a fan who boosted sales of her pies by inviting him to join her for dinner.


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Thanksgiving getaway: Cheap gas, high security

Millions of Americans embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels on Wednesday, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.

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SD Highway Patrol To Conduct “Operation Safe Thanksgiving”

The effort is to raise public awareness of traffic laws.

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Mitchell Police Looking For Graceland Cemetery Vandal

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 996-1700.

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SD Fire Officials Remind Residents Of Added Fire Risks During Holidays

Now is also a good time to make sure your smoke detectors work.


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Metallica looking forward to baseball season

The San Francisco Giants will hold Metallica Night for the fourth year on May 6.


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Ringo Starr is selling copy No. 1 of the ‘White Album’

Looking for a unique Christmas gift? It'll only cost you a cool $60 grand.


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Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list

The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion


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Steve Smith returns to Journey for 2016 tour

The rockers have replaced fired drummer Deen Castronovo with former band member Steve Smith for a massive 2016 tour.


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Secrets for getting the best pieces of turkey

Tips for making sure your turkey is moist and flavorful this Thanksgiving.


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2015 to be the hottest year in history

This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.

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Anne Hathaway expecting first child


The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.

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Trump drops 12 points in poll: Reuters/Ipsos


Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

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Police name suspect in Colorado Springs shooting


Police on Saturday identified the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.

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Black Friday crowds thin in subdued start to holiday shopping


America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.

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The weekend sports schedule


From the Associated Press, here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events. All times are listed in…