Deep-fried turkeys are delicious, but making one can be dangerous. The scientific reason for fiery Thanksgiving mishaps? A difference in the densities of ice, water and oil.
By Kristine Nolin, The Conversation
In between muscling the Build Back Better Act through the U.S. House of Representatives and departing for the holiday, President Joe Biden made time for another executive duty: The pardoning of two turkeys. Lisa Desjardins is back with this report…
By Lisa Desjardins, Tess Conciatori
Millions of Americans are loading up their cars or piling onto planes, determined to reclaim Thanksgiving traditions that were put on pause last year by the pandemic.
By David Koenig, Associated Press
Nearly 200 million Americans are fully vaccinated, but that leaves tens of millions who have yet to get a shot in the arm.
By Ed White, Associated Press
By Josh Boak, Colleen Long, Associated Press
President Joe Biden is ordering 50 million barrels of oil released from America's strategic reserve to help bring down energy costs.
By Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press
To limit crowds in stores, retailers last year were forced to turn what had become a weekend shopping blitz into an extended event with holiday sales beginning as early as October.
By Dee-Ann Durbin, Associated Press
The American Farm Bureau estimates a Thanksgiving feast for 10 will cost $53.31 this year, up 14% from a year ago. Butterball CEO Jay Jandrain says labor, transportation and feed costs all soared this year and remain elevated.
By Mark Kennedy, Associated Press
This year's parade — the 95th annual — will snap back to form after bowing to pandemic restrictions last year. It will feature 15 giant character balloons, 28 floats, 36 novelty and heritage inflatables, more than 800 clowns, 10 marching…
By Carla K. Johnson, Amy Forliti, Associated Press
Contact tracers and emergency room doctors are hearing repeatedly from new coronavirus patients that they socialized during the Thanksgiving holiday with people outside their households. The next round of festivities could yield even more cases.
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