In our news wrap Thursday, violence surged higher in Iraq, with security forces killing at least 40 people in a day. Crowds joined funeral processions as protesters denounced government corruption and economic mismanagement. Also, fires are still burning at a…
Wind had threatened to ground the giant inflated characters. But officials announced less than an hour before Thursday’s start time that the balloons could fly, if in a down-to-Earth way.
By Sabrina Caserta, Associated Press
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By Kristina Lerman, The Conversation
Over the years "leftovers" have made the leap from insipid plates for the lower classes to inspired dishes perfected by culinary artists.
By Samantha Presnal, The Conversation
By Michael Sisak, Associated Press
New York City’s big Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will take place Thursday amid strong winds that could potentially ground the giant character balloons, which have caused mishaps and injuries in the past when gusts have blown them off course.
By Jeff Baenen, Colleen Slevin, David Koenig, Associated Press
Wintry storms, including a “bomb cyclone” weather phenomenon affecting California and Oregon, are expected to cause difficulties for holiday travelers throughout much of the country.
Before departing the White House for his resort home in Florida on Tuesday afternoon, President Trump handed out a pair of presidential pardons -- and the recipients gobbled up the spotlight. Amna Nawaz has the story of how this annual…
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
President Donald Trump will name the bird he’ll pardon Tuesday afternoon at the White House.
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