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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is spending a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday’s basics. There’s thyme-roasted turkey and honey-baked ham, cornbread stuffing and...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSObama uses ‘executive action’ to pardon turkey Amazing recipes from chefs who feed the homeless Weekly Poem: Setting the Thanksgiving table with a poem by Louise Glück GWEN IFILL: Finally tonight, a...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWave of child migrants pose challenges for Florida schools Philadelphia schools crippled by budget crisis How to support students on the brink of deportation JUDY WOODRUFF: This has been a very rough...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: The star of many, if not most, holiday tables tomorrow will be the Thanksgiving turkey, which must be farmed, marketed and sold in time for the big day. Economics correspondent Paul Solman visited a...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSWhat made Japan’s deadly volcanic eruption so unpredictable? Detroit area continues to struggle with flooding Ice sheet in Antarctica has melted past ‘point of no return,’ NASA says JUDY WOODRUFF: Next...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMore people plan to travel this Thanksgiving despite increased costs 5 things you should know about the freaky Buffalo snowstorm News Wrap: Last month was hottest October on record GWEN IFILL: It would...