Stories tagged: "Thanksgiving"


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Health Experts: Holiday Gatherings ‘Should Be Fine’—With Precautions

The recommendation is a sharp change from holidays a year ago, when health officials warned against travel and all but the most limited family gatherings.

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Biden Releases 50 Million Barrels of Oil in Hopes of Easing Gas Prices

Biden said the oil release was one step his administration is taking to fight inflation, along with efforts to open supply chain bottlenecks.

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Our Picks for an Arizona-Sourced Thanksgiving Table

Looking to shop local for your Thanksgiving celebration this year? Get a head start with tasty finds for any size of holiday gathering.

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Two Weeks After Thanksgiving, Here’s Where Arizona’s COVID Surge Stands

Health experts warned the US that Thanksgiving gatherings and travel would lead to an increased spread of COVID-19.

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Food Banks Receive Government Assistance to Fill Bellies During the Holidays

Arizona has given food banks $1.6 million, with $600,000 of that going to St. Mary’s, which also has served the Navajo Nation. At one point Tuesday, cars came through at a rate of one every minute, six lanes across, to get boxes and bags of turkeys, potatoes, and canned food from St. Mary’s Food Bank....

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More than 288,000 Arizonans Are Unemployed. Here’s How to Help Them Have a Good Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving may look a little different this year, but here are plenty of people who could use some extra resources this holiday season.

Two passengers wearing face coverings wait for a flight at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport on Tuesday, April 14, 2020, in Phoenix. The coronavirus outbreak has caused a significant decrease in air travel. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Viral Video Shows Packed Phoenix Airport as CDC Begs People to Stay Home

Sunday was the single-busiest day for airports in the country since the pandemic took hold in the United States in March.