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Thanksgiving Day fast facts

Here's some background information about Thanksgiving Day, celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November. In 2015, Thanksgiving is Nov. 26th.


Food you're tossing too early

Americans are wasting more food than ever, thanks partly to confusion over expiration dates. Find out which food you may be tossing too early.

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On this day: November 27

Alfred Nobel establishes the Nobel Prize, Baby Face Nelson dies in a shootout with the FBI, Harvey Milk is assassinated, MTV bans Madonna, and Tiger Woods crashes his SUV, all on this day.


Holiday foods to keep away from pets

Thanksgiving is all about friends and family -- and food, of course -- but there are some goodies you need to keep away from pets.

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Remember the No. 1 pop hits of 1990?

It may be hard to believe, but it's already been 25 years since the likes of Sinéad O'Connor, Wilson Phillips and Vanilla Ice topped the charts. Take a look back at who else produced the top pop hits of 1990.

America's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Take a look at photos from the 2015 America's Thanksgiving Day Parade with grand marshal Tim Allen, and other guests like Willie Horton, Art Van, Darryl McDaniels from Run DMC and many more!

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