The National Weather Service says that travelers from the Carolinas all the way up to New England could see significant snow and the entire East Coast will see some kind of precipitation.
"As of late Tuesday, a cold front
As we all know, the real reason for the Thanksgiving Feast is to ready the components of the post-TG turkey sandwich (PTGTS). Like just about everyone, I have strong feelings as to what constitutes its most perfect manifestation.
Some may disagree, but of course they are wrong. Mine is the Platonic Ideal of turkey sandwiches. All others mere flickering shadows on the culinary cave wall.
Let's build one from the bottom up.
Police in Ferguson, Mo., made 44 arrests after another night of protests — these much calmer than the unrest that erupted after a grand jury declined Monday to indict officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Many of the protesters say they are angry that Wilson, who is white, was not charged in the shooting of Brown, who was black.
Crystal Johnson was among those gathered in front of the Ferguson Police Department.
"The children are so small, and a lot of things that we do have to be so hands on, and it's kind of hard when it is more than 20," Hawkins says. A class size of 15, she adds, would be ideal. "I think we could reach more students with that smaller class size."
Hawkins teaches in Hattiesburg, Miss.
More and more Americans are passing on gluten — some for medical reasons, most by choice.
But everybody loves the Spurs. You love the Spurs. I love the Spurs. Have you ever heard anyone criticize the Spurs? No! The good feeling about our Spurs –– and yes, they are our Spurs –– is because they are certified to do everything right.
Other protests were held in large and small cities and college towns across America today; photos from those scenes show a variety of demonstrators, tactics, and responses.
The occasional home visit from a health worker can be strong medicine for people who suffer from asthma. A new study based in King County shows it can have as much benefit, and cost even less, than prescription drugs.
On a recent chilly November morning, I visited Kate Stillman's farm, a 160-acre spread nestled in between some little hilly pastures and some woods. It's a beautiful little place. And it's been a farm here in Hardwick, Mass., since the early 1800s.
By August, the number of people contracting the Ebola virus in the country was doubling every week. The Liberian government and aid workers begged for help.
Enter the U.S. military, who along with other U.S. agencies had a clear plan in mid-September to build more Ebola treatment units, or ETUs. At least one would be built in the major town of each of Liberia's 15 counties.
One thing's for sure: It's keeping people from moving about as they normally would during this holiday week.
The Target store at the end of West Florissant Avenue is virtually empty.
Nearly 1 in 5 D.C. residents lives at or below the poverty line.
Now let's look at some of the physical evidence:
Officer Wilson fired 12 shots in all in his encounter with the 18-year-old.
"Last night, criminals intent on lawlessness and destruction terrorized this community," Nixon said, "burning buildings, firing gunshots, vandalizing storefronts, and looting family businesses — many for the second time."
Nixon said he'd just returned from West Florissant Avenue, a focal point of the unrest.