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‘He Was Our Guardian Angel’: Folsom Couple Connects With Good Samaritan After Thanksgiving House Fire

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I'm a doctor who tried to plan an extremely safe Thanksgiving for 3 people. My son got COVID-19 anyway - it wasn't worth the scare it put us through.

The pandemic has changed a lot of families' in-person holiday plans. skynesher/Getty Images Dr. Robin Schoenthaler has been a long-time radiation oncologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She and her two sons recently got together for what they hoped was a quick, science-based, "as-safe-as-we-can-make-it" Thanksgiving dinner. A couple of days later, one of her sons tested positive for COVID-19. "Was it worth all the 4 a.m. wake-ups, the test-result anxiety, the constant t...
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White House coronavirus advisor Deborah Birx bucked her own guidance and traveled during Thanksgiving holiday weekend

Dr. Deborah Birx. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Dr. Deborah Birx, one of the members of White House coronavirus task force, traveled during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, despite warnings from health officials to avoid doing so.  Around the time of Thanksgiving, Birx had been among the health officials giving such warnings to the American public.  But Birx skirted the guidance and took a trip to Delaware during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, the Associated Press reported. There, she mi...
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POLL RESULTS: What 2020 Video Game Are You Most Thankful For?

POLL RESULTS: What 2020 video game are you most thankful for? As gamers have found themselves forced to remain home for safety purposes this year and the industry subsequently booming, ComingSoon.net asked our readers which 2020 video game they were most thankful for in honor of Thanksgiving and the results are in! The results of our poll can be viewed below! RELATED: What 2020 Movie Are You Most Thankful For? PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = P...
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Peanuts TV specials will not air on ABC this year but Apple is making them free for a limited time - here's how to watch 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'

"It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown." Photo by Walt Disney Television via Getty Images Photo Archives/Walt Disney Television via Getty Images Apple acquired the rights to air classic Peanuts holiday specials this year. Nonsubscribers can watch each special free during a brief window around the holidays. PBS will also air the episode. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. After 20 years with ABC, the rights to "It's the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown," "A Charlie Brown Tha...
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Mortgages in forbearance remained steady over Thanksgiving

The number of mortgage loans in forbearance stayed constant from the previous week at 5.54 percent, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
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Americans party like there's no pandemic

Chicago city officials broke up a party of 300 ne'er-do-wells at a Wicker Park establishment this past weekend, where there was no social distancing and scarce mask-wearing. The same personal conduct took place at the Chicago Sports Complex where a party of over 600 threw caution to the wind before receiving a long-term closure order. — Read the rest
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POLL RESULTS: What 2020 TV Show Are You Most Thankful For?

POLL RESULTS: What 2020 TV show are you most thankful for? With streaming platforms upping the amount of content offered to audiences over the past 11 months and some exciting new shows debuting on regular cable networks and channels, ComingSoon.net asked our readers what 2020 TV show they were most thankful for in honor of Thanksgiving and the results are in! Check out the results below! RELATED: POLL RESULTS: Stream or Theatrical for Wonder Woman 1984? PB ...
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The Two Best Things to Do With Leftover Cranberry Sauce

I fully planned on buying a turkey breast for my downsized Thanksgiving this year, yet when it came time to order the main course, my brain shut off, muscle memory took over, and I ordered a whole bird. Luckily, it was only a 10-pound bird, but 10 pounds of turkey is still a whole bunch of turkey for four people (the…Read more...
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Dear Sophie: What I’m thankful for

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for Entrepreneur Immigration Services.” She connects people with the businesses and opportunities that expand their lives. More posts by this contributor Dear Sophie: Can an H-1B co-founder own a Delaware C Corp? Dear Sophi...
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Experts warn of coronavirus surge after widespread Thanksgiving travel

More than 100,000 Covid cases a day over holiday weekendModerna Covid vaccine has 94% efficacy, final results confirmUS politics – live coverageCoronavirus – latest updatesThe US continued to report more than 100,000 new coronavirus cases a day over the holiday weekend, as experts warned that widespread Thanksgiving travel could fuel a surge in the coming weeks. Related: Moderna Covid vaccine has 94% efficacy, final results confirm Continue reading...
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Everyone who met family over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19, get tested, and wear a mask at home, White House advisor Dr. Deborah Birx said

Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House Coronavirus Task Force. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Americans who met with family they don't live with over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19 and get tested, the coordinator of the White House Coronavirus Task Force has said. Thanksgiving gatherings could cause a fourth surge of the virus, or a wave within a wave, Dr. Deborah Birx told CBS on Sunday. Families should also wear masks indoors "if they chose to gather during Than...
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People who met family over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19, get tested, and wear a mask at home, White House advisor Dr. Deborah Birx said

Dr. Deborah Birx, the coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images Americans who met with anyone they don't live with over Thanksgiving should assume they have COVID-19 and get tested, the coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force says. Thanksgiving gatherings could cause a fourth surge of the virus, or a wave within a wave, Dr. Deborah Birx told CBS on Sunday. Families should also wear masks indoors "if they chose to gather during Thanksgi...
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US consumers spent a record $9 billion on Black Friday online shopping

A storefront in Boston's fashionable Newbury Street shopping district is seen on In this September 15, 2020. Steven Senne, File via AP US consumers spent around $9 billion on US retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics. In-store shopping, on the other hand, dropped by 52% from last year.  Photos showed many stores largely empty this past Black Friday as Americans avoided stores amid rising cases of the coronavirus.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more storie...
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Fauci warns of uptick in COVID-19 cases from travel as over 5 million people pass through US airports in the past week

Dr. Anthony Fauci. Graeme Jennings - Pool/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's leading infectious disease expert, said on told ABC  Sunday that there "certainly is going to be an uptick" in coronavirus cases because of travel from the Thanksgiving holiday.  Over 5 million travelers passed through the US airports between Monday to Saturday this past week, according to the Transportation Security Agency's checkpoint travel numbers. Photos and videos showed some airport terminals and ...
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Fauci and public health experts are sounding the alarms about another coronavirus surge after Americans traveled for the Thanksgiving holiday

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in Washington DC on September 23, 2020. Alex Edelman / AFP via Getty Images Health officials are telling Americans to expect another spike in the number of coronavirus cases as people return from their Thanksgiving holiday travels. "We might see a surge superimposed upon that surge we're already in," Dr. Anthony Fauci said on NBC's "Meet the Press." Fauci joins a legion of health officials also warning of...
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Kamala Harris calls nurse on Thanksgiving to thank her for her work fighting on the COVID-19 frontline

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris speaks as she and President-elect Joe Biden introduce their nominees and appointees to key national security and foreign policy posts at The Queen Theater in Wilmington, Delaware on November 24, 2020. Carolyn Kaster/AP Photos Kamala Harris called a nurse on Thanksgiving to thank her for work fighting on the COVID-19 frontline. Harris spoke to Talisa Hardin, a registered nurse at the University of Chicago Medical Center and posted a video of the call. She ...
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Fauci predicts the COVID-19 pandemic likely won't improve by Christmas or New Year's Day

Dr. Anthony Fauci. Graeme Jennings - Pool/Getty Images In a recent interview with USA Today, Dr. Anthony Fauci said that Americans should prepare themselves for a difficult holiday season. Fauci said that the COVID-19 pandemic will likely show little improvement by Christmas or New Year's Day. "I don't see it being any different during the Christmas and New Year's holidays than during Thanksgiving," Fauci said of the coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus cases are expected to remain at elevate...
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The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases — less than a week after hitting 12 million cases

A health care worker directs a person to use a nasal swab for a self administered test at the new federally funded COVID-19 testing site at the Miami-Dade County Auditorium on July 23, 2020 in Miami, Florida Joe Raedle/Getty Images The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.  The country surpassed 12 million COVID-19 cases just 6 days ago.  One report predicted that the US could see as many as 1 million COVID-19 cases a day.  Visit Business ...
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EATING AT THE KIDS TABLE

 ((I first posted these Thanksgiving memories in 2011)) Thanksgiving is approaching and it brings back memories of Thanksgivingswhen we were kids.If we were hosting the family that year, Dad would be up early in themorning cooking the bird. I don't know how many companies do ittoday but back then many employers gave their workers a frozenturkey for Thanksgiving so when that happened my parents woulddecide if it was big enough for the whole family and guests. If not,it would stay in the freezer a...
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Some Whole Foods customers are getting a $50 Amazon credit after buying a turkey that didn't meet the company's 'quality' standards

Alex Tai/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Whole Foods and Amazon sent out an email to customers in some southern states saying that the turkey they purchased may not live up to "quality" standards.  While the turkeys are still safe to eat, customers will get a $50 Amazon gift card credited to their account.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Whole Foods sent out an email to customers in some southern states on Thursday morning explaining that they purchased a Tur...
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Trump Says He’ll ‘Certainly’ Depart WH As He Wages More Bogus Election Fraud Claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that he will leave the White House if the Electoral College formalizes President-Elect Joe Biden’s victory — even as he insisted such a decision would be a “mistake” — as he spent his Thanksgiving renewing baseless claims that “massive fraud” and crooked officials in battleground states caused his election defeat. “Certainly I will. But you know that,” Trump said Thursday when asked whether he would vacate the building, allowing a peaceful...
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Love Your Leftovers

Scaling down a recipe is a cinch… In theory. The math isn’t hard, the general procedure is all the same. Maybe the time or temperature needs some adjustment, but we’re not talking about anything drastic here. In reality, at least speaking from personal experience, there’s a strange mental block that makes it feel much more difficult. Why go through all that effort to make a meal for one, when you can just as easily feed an army? That would certainly explain why I’ve ended up with Thanksgiving le...
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US air traffic on Thanksgiving Eve was the highest it's been since the beginning of the pandemic

Holiday travelers pass through Los Angeles International Airport on November 25, 2020. David McNew/Getty Images US air traffic on Thanksgiving Eve was the highest it's been since March, according to Transportation and Security Administration records. More than 1,070,900 people passed TSA checkpoints on Wednesday, the agency found. The number was down just 40% from 2019's numbers. Health authorities had urged Americans not to travel for the holiday, but an Insider survey found that 37% of A...
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Thanksgiving Foods That Can Be Dangerous For Your Pets

(CBS13) — It’s tough not to share table scraps with your furry friends during the holidays, but some traditional Thanksgiving dishes can be dangerous to cats and dogs. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) shared some helpful tips to keep your pets safe this holiday season. Cooked turkey is OK but skip the stuffing.  If you’re going to give your pet a taste of the main dish, make sure that the meat is full cooked and is boneless, the ASPCA recommends. Raw or under...
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To-Go Turkey And Outside Celebrations, Families Adjust Their Thanksgiving Plans Amid Pandemic

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Coronavirus Surge: Officials Brace For Thanksgiving Weekend

LOS ANGELES (AP/CBS13) — Firefighters in Silicon Valley were sent out to enforce statewide business restrictions as the state faced a Thanksgiving shadowed by an out-of-control coronavirus surge and health officials begged people to avoid large family gatherings that could become “superspreader” events. “You have a 15-person gathering at a dinner table, then 1 in 10 of those tables could have … a person that is unknowingly infecting others,” said Dr. Christina Ghaly, health services director in ...
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Despite Calls To Stay Home For Thanksgiving, US Air Travel Sets Pandemic-Era Record

(CNN/CBS13) — The number of travelers passing through airport security checkpoints in the United States reached its highest level since mid-March on Wednesday despite urging from federal health officials for Americans to spend Thanksgiving at home. In a pandemic-era record, more than 1 million people passed through security at America’s airports on the day before Thanksgiving. That number is just 40% of last year’s passenger volume on the same day when 2,602,631 people were screened. The US Cent...
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On the eve of Thanksgiving, the US recorded its highest single-day coronavirus death toll since May — and the timing could not be worse

People arrive at Orlando International Airport on November 25, 2020 in Orlando, Florida. Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto via Getty Images As US coronavirus cases, deaths, and hospitalizations set new records almost daily, are nervously eyeing Americans' behavior during Thanksgiving. Public health experts have urged people not to travel this year, and the CDC recommends not mixing households at Thanksgiving gatherings. But a record number of travelers have flown across the country ahead of the hol...
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Delivered Feasts, Empty Seats As Coronavirus Changes Thanksgiving

(AP/CBS13) — Vivian Zayas can’t keep herself from scrolling through photos of last Thanksgiving when her mother stood at the stove to make a big pot of rice and beans and then took a seat at the edge of the table. That was before anyone had heard of COVID-19 and before it claimed the retired seamstress. While recovering at a nursing home from a knee replacement, Ana Martinez died at 78 on April 1. The family is having their traditional meal of turkey, yams, green beans and rice and beans — but Z...
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