Thanksgiving

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‘Twilight,’ ‘Skyfall’ remain top picks for fans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The “Twilight” finale and “Skyfall continue to dominate the box office on a typically slow post-Thanksgiving weekend.

12/02/2012

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ShopperTrak: Stores have a solid start to holidays

A firm that analyzes customer traffic says stores saw a solid increase in sales for the four-day start to the holiday season, as heavy Thanksgiving shopping offset a drop in Black Friday sales.

11/27/2012

Holiday shoppers head online in droves to pick up Cyber Monday deals

Holiday shoppers head online in droves to pick up Cyber Monday deals

NEW YORK (AP) – Cyber Monday appears on track to becoming the biggest online shopping day ever, and web traffic isn’t expected to peak for another several hours. IBM Benchmark says, as of noon Eastern […]

11/26/2012

For some families, political talk can bring an uneasy Thanksgiving

(AP) – Lots of extended families are getting together for Thanksgiving this week. And amid all the turkey and pie, the football on TV, the catching up on family doings, there are bound to be […]

11/20/2012

Turkey experts prepare for another season of hotline calls | VIDEO

For 32 years, the experts who staff the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line have been there for holiday cooks who have questions about how to prepare and cook their turkeys.

11/19/2012

Chef Michael Symon on Thanksgiving and Vegetarians!

This morning on LA’s Morning News, Chef Michael Symon of ABC’s “The Chew,” checked in with Phil Hulett and Andi Marshall (sitting in for Penny Griego).  Chef Symon offered tips for your Thanksgiving menu, and […]

11/19/2012

Thanksgiving inspiration with Chef Jamie Gwen

If you need a little culinary inspiration this holiday, listen to “Food & Wine with Chef Jamie Gwen.” The show airs Sunday from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. on KFWB News Talk 980. On this […]

11/17/2012

Holiday travel plans for the Southland

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – About 3.37 million Southland residents are expected to take vacations over the Thanksgiving holiday, roughly the same as 2011, but they plan to spend less money than last year, the Automobile […]

11/16/2012

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

By Maggie McKay, KFWB afternoon anchor It’s the weekend before Thanksgiving and if you haven’t had a chance to share some holiday love with somebody who hasn’t been as fortunate this year, I’ve got a […]

11/16/2012

Black Friday morphs into Thanksgiving

Retailers are pushing the envelope again this Thanksgiving with earlier store openings. Target announced on Monday that it’s opening on Thanksgiving at 9 p.m. at some stores for its Black Friday sale. Walmart and Sears […]

11/14/2012

Sitting together on holiday flights harder | VIDEO

Flying this Thanksgiving and worried that you won’t be able to sit with family? Nearly 24 million people are expected to fly during the 12 days surrounding Thanksgiving, up slightly from last year. Many will […]

11/13/2012

AAA: Thanksgiving travel should increase slightly

NEW YORK (AP) – The number of Americans hitting the road this Thanksgiving is expected to increase slightly from a year ago. But they’ll take shorter trips to save on gas and other costs as […]

11/13/2012

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