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Target's Black Friday deals draw big lines

Qiana Roberts admits she has a Black Friday addiction.

Morning-after pill may not work for overweight women

An emergency contraceptive manufactured in Europe will come with a new label in 2014, warning that the pill may not be effective for women over a certain weight.

10 fun facts you probably didn't know about Turkey Day

When the guests around your Thanksgiving table are busy stuffing their bellies today, here's one way to break the lull in conversation: dazzle them with some tasty turkey trivia.

Far out! How astronauts celebrate Thanksgiving

Before you tuck in to your gravy-drenched, slow-roasted turkey this Thanksgiving, you might want to give thanks that you’re not circling above the earth at 17,500 miles per hour.

Roadkill for Thanksgiving? One state approves

If the citizens of Montana find turkey to be boring fare for Thanksgiving, they can now spice things up by legally serving roadkill to their loved ones.

Pizza Hut manager offered job back after claim he lost it for Thanksgiving stand

Shortly after a manager announced he was fired for refusing to open on Thanksgiving Day, Pizza Hut is offering him his job back. Tony Rohr has worked at the franchise in Elkhart, Indiana, for more than 10 years.

Waiting on the Macy's Thanksgiving balloons and gearing up for Black Friday

It's Thanksgiving. You got where you needed to go. Now, it's time to get what you need to get. First turkey, then holiday gifts. Let's start with the weather. It was a bust -- but in a good way.

Neighbors shocked to discover captive girls in Arizona

ucson residents were shocked to learn that three young girls had been held captive in their neighborhood.

5 Black Friday tricks to avoid

Black Friday is often billed as the best day of the year to find deals. But, in many cases, shoppers are either being enticed to spend more or to buy lower-quality products.

Icky, windy weather could crimp Thanksgiving travel plans

It's ugly out there. And it's only getting uglier.