November 17, 2016 RSS feed / Features

Vietnam Veteran Thankful For The Delayed Thanks

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Today In History

1800: Congress Held Frist Session In New Capitol

Today is Thursday, Nov. 17, the 322nd day of 2016. There are 44 days left in the year . Today’s Highlight in History : On Nov. 17, 1800, Congress held its first session in the partially completed U.S. Capitol building. More...

Dutch Police Detain Protesters Before Saint Nicholas Arrival

MAASSLUIS, Netherlands (AP) – Dutch police detained dozens of protesters and arrested a man carrying a large knife in a bag amid tight security Saturday for the arrival in the Netherlands of the Dutch Saint Nicholas.  More...

Thanksgiving Is A Chore, Even With Martha Stewart’s Help

NEW YORK (AP) – Even for the best home chefs, Thanksgiving is a lot of work. And whether you’re hosting friends or family, it’s a pressure cooker of a feast. More...

Let Freedom Ring: Bald Eagles Freed From Florida Storm Drain

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Mini Pies Take Center Stage As Holiday Dessert Option

When I have a lot of people coming over, I love to make mini pies, or “ pie cups.’’ I coined the name “pie cup’’ when I created a “pie program’’ for one of my restaurants and vowed to make pie the More...

After A Heavy Meal, Snickerdoodles Are The Perfect Bite

The holiday season is such a beloved time of year. The weather turns cool and the snow begins to fall; we spend dedicated time with our family and friends; and children experience old family traditions for the first time.  More...

Teen Dedicates Life To Finding World War II Combat Veterans

LOS ANGELES (AP) – For as long as he can remember, Rishi Sharma’s heroes haven’t been sports stars or movie stars or any other kind of stars. They’ve been the U.S. combat veterans who won World War II. More...