Thanksgiving

November 27, 2019 - 10:00 am
When exactly is the right time to start preparing the Thanksgiving fixings? A local poultry expert says right now. If you can, Dean Frankenfield of Godshall's Poultry in Philadelphia's Reading Terminal Market recommends picking up a fresh turkey. “You can tell by the skin if it's nice and moist and...
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November 27, 2019 - 7:15 am
As you're planning your Thanksgiving feast, a local dietician has some tips on how to make the big meal healthier. Audra Wilson, who works at Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Chicago, advised against starving yourself beforehand to "save calories" since that will likely make you overeat at...
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November 27, 2019 - 4:46 am
Thanksgiving is a perfect time to gather with family and friends to reflect on the past year and give thanks. Along with watching football, attending the Thanksgiving Parade, and sharing a delicious meal, many of us also express gratitude for our loved ones on this special day. In celebrating...
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President Donald Trump pardons Butter
President Donald Trump pardons Butter, the national Thanksgiving turkey, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, in Washington, as first lady Melania Trump watches. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
November 26, 2019 - 2:57 pm
The tradition of pardoning a Thanksgiving turkey dates to 1989 and President George H.W. Bush.
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WWJ News
November 26, 2019 - 2:20 pm
"They cannot eat a huge meal without paying attention; they cannot eat like other people."
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radio.com-staff
November 26, 2019 - 8:11 am
When celebrities gather around the Thanksgiving table, they’re just like the rest of us: arguing over the last slice of pumpkin pie and batting family members away from the last scoop of stuffing. If you want to celebrate the holiday like your favorite celeb, be sure to load up on the following...
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FILE - This Nov. 2, 2009, file photo shows a Thanksgiving turkey in Concord, N.H. Food safety experts say raw turkeys shouldn’t be rinsed, since that can spread harmful bacteria. Cooking should kill any germs. But bacteria can still spread in other ways, so washing and sanitizing hands and surfaces is still important. (AP Photo/Larry Crowe, File)
AP News
November 25, 2019 - 10:34 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Go ahead and rinse your cranberries, potatoes and green beans. But food experts say don’t — repeat don’t — wash the turkey before popping it in the oven on Thanksgiving Day. They say that could spread the germs lurking on your turkey in the kitchen sink or nearby food. But it’s been...
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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2018 file photo, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks with members of the media at The Bridge Way School in Philadelphia. With Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name said Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, it will not “investigate” him or any of his Democratic rivals, and Bloomberg Opinion will no longer run unsigned editorials. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
AP News
November 25, 2019 - 5:26 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Presidential politics move fast. What we're watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign: Days to Iowa caucuses: 70 Days to general election: 344 THE NARRATIVE The presidential race comes to a an abrupt pause this week as voters and candidates alike shift their focus to...
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tarrah-gibbons
November 22, 2019 - 12:02 pm
The Thanksgiving travel rush is now underway, as many head off to their holiday destinations. According to AAA , 55.3 million people are expected to drive and take a plane or train during Thanksgiving week. The travel organization is predicting an increase of 1.6 million travelers compared to last...
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trish-gazall
November 21, 2019 - 6:09 am
Stuffing is the unsung hero of Thanksgiving dinner, and if you're feeling like mixing it up this year, there's a recipe you can use to make stuffing out of your favorite fast food sliders. Feeling extra lazy this Thanksgiving week? Well then, just head to White Castle, buy a bunch of sliders and...
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