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

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Younger Crowd Takes To Malls For Black Friday Shopping

There were few lines, no pushing or shoving… can this be Black Friday?

11/28/2014

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Thanksgiving’s Early Roots Trace Back To Pittsburgh

It’s Thanksgiving and our thoughts turn to pilgrims, turkeys and Pittsburgh. Why Pittsburgh?

11/27/2014

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Thousands Take Part In 24th Annual Turkey Trot Downtown

Thousands of runners took to Pittsburgh’s North Shore this morning for the 24th running of the PNC YMCA Turkey Trot.

11/27/2014

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Mount Pleasant National Guard Serves, Delivers Thanksgiving Meals To Community

Volunteers in Westmoreland County donated their time and money to help people in need this holiday season.

11/27/2014

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Oakland Boys Turkey Bowl Celebrates 50 Years

On Thanksgiving Day 50 years ago, a group of Italian kids from Oakland played a football game at the Schenley Park Oval.

11/27/2014

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35 Years Later, Jubilee Kitchen Continues To Serve Community

Hundreds of people in the Pittsburgh area got free Thanksgiving meals today from charitable organizations.

11/27/2014

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Pittsburgh Police Deliver Thanksgiving Meals To Residents

Pittsburgh Police officers and countless volunteers went door-to-door greeting the less-fortunate with a warm meal this Thanksgiving.

11/27/2014

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Wounded Police Officer Giving Back To Homeless Vets This Thanksgiving

The Shepherd’s Heart Veterans Home in Uptown Pittsburgh is basking in the aroma of turkey in the oven.

11/26/2014

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Some, But Not All Stores, To Open On Thanksgiving

With many local shopping malls opening up at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving night, some shoppers have strong reactions.

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

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Expert Offers Advice For How To Deal With Relatives That Drive You Nuts

This is the part of the year when people spend a lot of time with their families. Most people enjoy the quality time they get catching up with loved ones, but there are always those one or two people that drive you nuts. How do you deal with them without ruining your holidays?

Tony Drane, the Chief Operating Officer of Family Links, an organization that helps with a wide variety of therapy and counseling, joined the KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to give a few tips on how you can deal with the anxiety and stress that can come with seeing that particular relative.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–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

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Motorists Battling Snowy Conditions During Holiday Travels

People in Somerset and Westmoreland counties started seeing snowflakes early Wednesday morning.

11/26/2014

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Holiday Travelers Hit The Road Early In Anticipation Of Snow

The expected snow has already changed some people’s travel plans for Thanksgiving.

11/25/2014

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