New migration maps serve as tools to help big…

New maps of big game migrations in the Western U.S. will help identify where human development is getting in the way of animals on the move

Mayor Traveled for Holiday as He Told Residents…

The mayor of Denver, Colorado, was one of many officials urging residents of his city not to travel for Thanksgiving—but it turns out he himself is, yes, you guessed it, traveling for Thanksgiving. "My wife and my daughter have been in Mississippi, where my daughter recently took a job,...

What we're thankful for this Thanksgiving

It's been a tough year, but even in 2020 despite all of the hardships and challenges, there's always something to be thankful for. Here's what these people are thankful for.

Farm Rescue shifts to help farmers sickened by…

A North Dakota-based volunteer organization that helps farmers when they are injured or otherwise impaired says it has helped a number of Midwest farmers who were incapacitated by the coronavirus

'Adorable' Owl Didn't Need People Anymore

A tiny owl is back in the wild after an eventful two weeks that included a trip to Manhattan and a sojourn in a wildlife center where she was given all the mice she could eat. Rocky, an adult female saw-whet owl, was found in the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree...

US troops enjoy Thanksgiving meal far from home

Members of the Air Force's 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing celebrated Thanksgiving away from their families. But they enjoyed a traditional holiday meal. (Nov. 26)

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Schools struggle to stay open as quarantines…

Contact tracing and isolation protocols meant to contain the spread of the coronavirus are sidelining school employees and frustrating efforts to continue in-person learning

For US Troops, Thanksgiving Will Be Very Different

The Pentagon has shipped over a quarter million pounds of Thanksgiving dinner, including 51,000 pounds of roast turkey, to troops serving overseas—but their holiday dinners will be a very different experience this year. The Defense Department says that to stop the spread of COVID at overseas bases, Thanksgiving...

AccuWeather wishes you a happy Thanksgiving

Members of the AccuWeather team express what they’re thankful for this year as we all wish you a happy and safe Thanksgiving.

Alabama mail carrier surprises birthday boy with…

Chip Matthews loves picking up the mail

Sources: Fox News to Pay Seth Rich's Parents 7…

The parents of Seth Rich have reached a settlement with Fox News, which put forth the conspiracy theory that the Democratic National Committee staffer killed in what police said was a robbery gone wrong in 2016 was instead murdered after leaking Democratic emails to WikiLeaks. A recent Yahoo investigation found...

ShowBiz Minute: Maradona, Depp, Lemurs

Tributes are paid to Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona who has died aged 60; UK judge refuses Johnny Depp permission to appeal libel ruling; Ring-tailed lemurs treated to a Thanksgiving feast at a Chicago area zoo. (Nov. 26)

Holiday trends to watch: Adult Play-Doh; stores…

The pandemic is turning this into a holiday shopping season like no other

'80s Star Explains Support of Kyle Rittenhouse

Silver Spoons star Ricky Schroder donated "hundreds of thousands," he says, to help get accused Kenosha shooter Kyle Rittenhouse out of jail . Now, the former 1980s child star (who's been getting lots of online threats, per TMZ ) explains that decision to the New York Post . "It made me mad,...

Northeast to endure rainy Thanksgiving

Some of the heaviest rain will fall across the I-95 corridor. In addition, some cities could experience above-normal warmth.

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GOP clashes as deadline to repeal tainted bailout…

Hopes of repealing an energy bailout law are in danger at the Ohio Statehouse as Republican lawmakers argue sharply different positions on how and whether to repeal the legislation with only weeks before Ohioans begin to pay the price

Death Row Inmates Scam State Pandemic Benefits

Authorities in California say they've uncovered the "most significant fraud on taxpayer funds" in state history—and most of the perpetrators are already behind bars. Nine district attorneys and a federal prosecutor said Tuesday that tens of thousands of prisoners, including many on death row, had scammed the state for...

Maradona fans try to rush building to see coffin

Fans of Diego Maradona gathered in Buenos Aires on Thursday to pay their last respects to the soccer legend, who died Wednesday at age 60. Video shows some mourners trying to break through barriers so they could file past Maradona's coffin. (Nov. 26)

'Why now?' Dismay as US considers troop pullout…

No country has been involved in Somalia’s future as much as the United States

New Member of Congress Might Carry a Glock

Lauren Boebert is not installed in the Capitol yet as a member of Congress, but she's already asked if she can bring her gun. The Colorado Republican, who was elected this month, often wears a Glock pistol on her hip. Boebert made the inquiry during freshman orientation, the AP reports....

Flooding rain forecast for southern US

Rounds of rain will bring a flood risk to areas from southern Texas to Georgia from Friday to Sunday.

World markets subdued as US trading shut for…

Global shares are subdued as trading activity is reduced as U.S. markets remained closed for the Thanksgiving holiday

Congratulations, Trump Says, but Not to Biden

President Trump had no public appearances scheduled Tuesday before the annual pardoning of the Thanksgiving turkey in the afternoon, but events changed that. With only moments' notice, the president walked into the White House briefing room to make the announcement, the Hill reports. "The stock market Dow Jones Industrial Average...

On This Day: 26 November 1994

In 1994, Boyz II Men matched a chart record set by Whitney Houston, with 14 consecutive weeks at the top of the US singles chart. (Nov. 26)

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US will appeal order barring expulsions of…

The U.S. government has appealed a judge's order barring the expulsions of immigrant children who crossed the border alone, a policy enacted during the coronavirus pandemic to deny the children asylum protections

Cop On the Job 4 Days Charged With Homicide

A former San Francisco police officer is facing charges of on-duty homicide in what the district attorney's office says is a first for the city. Chris Samayoa is accused of fatally shooting a 42-year-old Black man, Keita O'Neil, on what was his fourth day on the job in 2017. The...

Cyclone Nivar floods India’s streets

Trees were uprooted in Puducherry, India, by Cyclone Nivar’s powerful winds that gusted up to 80 mph, while heavy rainfall flooded the streets on Nov. 26.