Penobscot Nation members do not want ancestral scalping whitewashed

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Most Americans are aware of atrocities endured by Native Americans after the arrival of European settlers: wars, disease, stolen land. But they are not always taught the extent of the random killings. Members of the Penobscot Nation in Maine have produced an educational film about how European settlers scalped – killed … Read more

‘Tis The Season! A Complete 2021 Vacation Guide to Delaware Valley – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The holiday season is here, and since people are planning to travel, shop and eat, here are the things you need to know in the Tri-state area. TRIP Philadelphia International Airport asks travelers not to park their cars at the airport due to holiday bustle. Travelers flying with food or ingredients should … Read more

The beloved story of grandmother and teen’s Thanksgiving text comes to Netflix

One of the Internet’s favorite Thanksgiving stories, involving a grandmother in Arizona and an accidental text message to a stranger, is now coming to Netflix, the streaming company announced Thursday. Jamal Hinton and Wanda Dench made headlines in 2016 when Dench accidentally texted Hinton, who was 17 at the time, with an invitation to Thanksgiving … Read more

Grandma inviting strangers to Thanksgiving to become a movie

It’s hard to believe that it’s been five years since Arizona woman Wanda Dench texted a complete stranger, Jamal Hinton, about joining her for Thanksgiving dinner – which sparked a lifelong friendship. Now, Netflix plans to turn the heartwarming story into a full-length one, “The Thanksgiving Text,” which tells the story of the events leading … Read more

‘Tis The Season! A Complete 2021 Vacation Guide to Delaware Valley – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The holiday season is here, and since people are planning to travel, shop and eat, here are the things you need to know in the Tri-state area. TRIP Philadelphia International Airport asks travelers not to park their cars at the airport due to holiday rush hour. Travelers flying with food or ingredients … Read more

Travel increases at Oakland Airport over Thanksgiving reach 77.5% of pre-pandemic level – CBS San Francisco

OAKLAND (BCN) – The number of travelers traveling from Oakland International Airport has more than doubled this Thanksgiving holiday week compared to last year, airport officials said Tuesday. Over 148,000 people left the airport between November 19 and Sunday, or 2.5 times the number last year in the same period and 77.5 percent of the … Read more

Moorpark Community comes together to help local restaurant owner – CBS Los Angeles

MOORPARK (CBSLA) – A Thanksgiving tragedy brings the community of Moorpark together in more ways than one, as they give back to one of their own. Orozco the night of the incident. (Photo credit: KCAL9) READ MORE: Angels have reportedly resigned closer to Raisel Iglesias on a four-year deal Orlando Orozco, owner of Lalo’s Mexican … Read more

Returning Thanksgiving travelers encounter few delays at local airports – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Carl White expected to be greeted by a chaotic scene when he arrived in San Francisco International on Sunday for his return flight home to the UK after visiting family in the Bay Area over the Thanksgiving holiday. But instead, the lines moved smoothly and there were few delays. The … Read more

Busy day in O’Hare and midway when Thanksgiving travelers take home – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – The Thanksgiving dinner is over, the leftovers are packed together, and it’s time to go home. It gave a busy day at Chicago airports Sunday. There was a lot of traffic outside the airports and also inside. The Chicago Department of Aviation warned everyone about what would happen and advised travelers to … Read more

‘It Looks Pretty Busy:’ North Texas Airports Preparing for Busy Holiday Season – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The holiday weekend is coming to an end, and after breaking a new pandemic travel record last week, travelers are once again hitting the clouds galore. Sunday at Dallas Love Field, queues of cars were seen. Many of them were filled with families handing over their loved ones. READ MORE: ‘Heading Home … Read more