Thanksgiving

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions scores a second quarter touchdown in front of Kyle Fuller #23 of the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on November 27 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Five Things: Bears vs. Lions Thanksgiving Roundup

The Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.

11/29/2014

L to R on couch: John Young, Dwayne Koonce (husband), Brenda Cook-Koonce, Emmanuel Mitchell, Fred Stallard

L to R standing: Darrell Scales, William Young, Sherman Brock

A Very Thankful Thanksgiving Meal

Former homeless veteran cooks feast for other former homeless vets

11/27/2014

Travelers check in for their flights at an airport on November 26. 014. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Missouri Holiday Travel Off To Semi-Smooth Start

A small band of snow along a stretch of eastern Missouri briefly caused headaches for holiday drivers Wednesday, but otherwise it was smooth sailing for motorists on one of the busiest travel days of the year.

11/26/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

11/26/2014

(Courtesy of Go Fund Me)

Thousands Raised for Ferguson Business Damaged by Looters

Natalie’s Cakes and More was among those damaged in the riots after the Ferguson grand jury’s decision was announced, and owner Natalie Dubose says the main windows were broken and the bakery damaged.

11/26/2014

FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 23: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions passes the ball during the third quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Thursday Football Breakdown: Chicago Bears At Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions played on Thanksgiving before 24 of the current NFL franchises even existed. The Lions’ first owner scheduled the inaugural game in 1934 to try and generate interest in the team.

11/26/2014

tiam-weekend

TIAM Weekend: Ken Mallin, Virginia Kramer, Harry Hamm

The 2014 Ameren Missouri Thanksgiving Day Parade is less than a week away. Vice Chair Ken Mallin has all the details. It’s time for the annual Letter from Santa fundraiser – sponsored by Friends of the Kirkwood Public Library. Virginia Kramer has all the details. Harry Hamm is in for his weekly entertainment rundown and previews ‘Motown The Musical’ playing at the Fox Theater.

11/22/2014

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140 Frozen Turkeys Stolen from Illinois Market

Police in southern Illinois are investigating after 140 frozen turkeys were stolen from a locked refrigerated trailer outside a meat market the week before Thanksgiving.

11/21/2014

Photo Credit: Lance Cpl. Nathaniel Sapp/USMC via Getty Images

How To Celebrate Thanksgiving Abroad

Celebrating Thanksgiving might be a difficult thing to do, especially if you have to travel abroad during the holiday. However, with a few simple changes and a little bit of adjusting, it is still possible to make Thanksgiving enjoyable for you and others wherever you are.

11/18/2014

Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Travel Guide From San Francisco For Thanksgiving’s Seahawks Vs. 49ers Game

Refer to this travel guide when attending the San Francisco 49ers home game against the Seattle Seahawks on Thanksgiving.

11/14/2014

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