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Severe weather causes holiday headaches

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:53pm
A winter storm in the Northeast frustrated travelers on the busy Thanksgiving holiday and knocked out power to more than 300,000 homes and businesses. WBZ’s Katie Brace reports from Boston.

Anger in Ferguson cools after nights of outrage

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:51pm
Cooler weather and snow helped quell protests in Ferguson, Missouri. But tempers across the country continued to flare following a grand jury’s decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Vladimir Duthiers reports.

Non-profit helps former gang members cook up new lives for themselves

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:02pm
In Los Angeles, the "gang capital" of the U.S., Homeboy Industries helps former gang members find new futures in the kitchen

It's a Charlie Brown Christmas for "Ugly" Pennsylvania tree

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 8:54pm
Spindly branches of tree in Reading to be decorated with a single red ornamental bulb -- just like in the beloved "Peanuts" holiday tale

'Tough on crime' California softens its stance

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 8:27pm
The passing of Proposition 47 is giving thousands of California convicts a second chance

NFL player's Facebook post on Ferguson decision goes viral

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 7:30pm
New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson reflects on grand jury's decision not to charge Ferguson police officer in teen's death

Ferguson pauses for Thanksgiving as community seeks way forward

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 7:01pm
Groups try to clean up after several nights of protests following grand jury decision in Michael Brown case

Pregnant woman struck by car dies but baby lives

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 6:57pm
Pittsburgh authorities say a pregnant woman sitting outside a drugstore died when an elderly driver trying to park jumped the curb and pinned her against the wall

No quit for the 'Queen of Carbon'

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 5:58pm
Medal of Freedom recipient Mildred Dresselhaus, 84, continues to inspire women in the field of science

Americans celebrate Thanksgiving with turkey, parades and deal-hunting

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 2:18pm
Families across the country gather to mark quintessential American holiday, despite wicked weather in parts of the nation

Sharing meals in the sharing economy

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 1:52pm
Alone for the holidays? This website allows you to enjoy a home-cooked meal with strangers

Pilots report increasing close calls with drones

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:02am
FAA warns that as drones become more popular and affordable, they're also getting in the way a lot more, with possible dangerous consequences

Weather leaves millions of travelers thankless

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 9:35am
Northeast hardest hit with snow and freezing temperatures, making a drive to see loved ones dangerous and hundreds of flights impossible

Whole Foods recalls vegan pies in 4 states

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 6:10am
Pumpkin pies sold with unintended ingredient which could put some allergy sufferers at risk

Ferguson hopes for calm as city cleans up from vandalism, looting

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 3:06am
Tensions appear to ease after 2 nights of unrest over grand jury decision's not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in Michael Brown's death

Questions Arise Over Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 2:40am
The grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown is not only sparking outrage among protesters -- it's also raising questions about how the panel reached that conclusion. CBS Correspondent Eboni Williams, who's also an attorney, examines the newly released evidence that was presented to the grand jury.

5 tips that will help prevent any Thanksgiving dinner disasters

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 2:29am
Food & Wine Magazine editor-in-chief Dana Cowin has some key advice to make sure your turkey ends up on the Thanksgiving table, and not in the trash can.

Website connects strangers for holiday meals

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 2:17am
If you're going to be home alone for the holidays, a website can help you find a way to enjoy a home-cooked meal with complete strangers. CBS News' Naomi Choy Smith reports.

Thanksgiving store hours spark Black Friday backlash

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 11:15pm
Black Friday sales start as early as 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, and that has some consumers and retail workers outraged

Building trust in Ferguson after Michael Brown's death

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 10:52pm
A pastor and police representative discuss what is needed to bring trust back to the community

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