The league has come a long way since 1942, but its tax status remains the same.
Three states have banned shopping on Thanksgiving day. Take our poll: Should stores be open Thursday?
Abenomics may have clocked up a victory, with better-than-expected Japanese retail sales helping to spur the Nikkei to a near-six-year closing high.
Snoopy, SpongeBob SquarePants and Toothless the dragon are getting their time in the sky on Thursday as Macy's allowed balloons to fly in its annual Thanksgiving Day Parade despite concerns over weather conditions.
Paul Kelly, managing director at Kelly Turkey Farms, demonstrates plucking a turkey and talks about the popularity of free-range products.
Hundreds of homes in a small northern Ohio city remained evacuated into Thanksgiving morning after a train derailment damaged a railcar that leaked flammable liquid, a spokesman for CSX Corp. said.
Technology is improving the lives of amputees, enabling them to move prosthetic limbs just by thinking. How?
A gunman fired several shots at a pair of police officers, hitting one, and held two hostages for nearly nine hours — but all came away from the standoff without serious injuries.
Police were poring over a journal they say a 17-year-old girl kept while she and her two younger sisters were imprisoned by their mother and stepfather for up to two years.
The man suspected in the deaths of a southeast Kansas woman and her three children and arrested after a massive manhunt was being held Wednesday on $5 million bail.
The U.S. might be posting some promising growth data, but Albert Edwards, SocGen's uber-bearish strategist, has predicted a recession is coming.
22-year-old Jordan Graham is accused of deliberately pushing her new husband, 25-year-old Cody Johnson, to his death after they got into an argument while hiking. The couple had been married for eight days.
I became the pastor to a nondenominational mission church to the homeless, and I quickly found out that if God had a vision for the place, I wasn’t privy to it.
At Atlanta's airport, even those who have had a tough year find comfort and strength in the simple gifts of reunion and gratitude.
A southeast Georgia sheriff says four people accused of using a remote-controlled drone to fly contraband into a state prison have been arrested.
In a short ceremony inside their Chicago apartment, two beaming brides made Illinois history Wednesday as they became the first gay couple to wed under the state's new law legalizing same-sex marriage.
A bulletproof vest may have saved the life of an Inglewood police officer who authorities say was shot by a man who may now be holding a hostage.
A company that makes toys to encourage girls to become engineers has backed down from using a Beastie Boys song in its ad.
While investors debate when the Fed will taper its asset-purchase program, one analyst told CNBC that tapering may have already begun.