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  • 1.3 million bound for Georgia roads, airport

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) — More than 1.3 million Georgians are expected to travel on state highways and use the world's busiest airport through Sunday for Thanksgiving, and officials say they're prepared for the rush with extra staff to monitor roads and help people move through security lines....

  • PennDOT warns against travel on I-81 during storm

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is urging holiday drivers to avoid Interstate 81 as a storm that's bringing up to a foot of heavy, wet snow descends on the region. PennDOT press secretary Rich Kirkpatrick said Wednesday that anyone considering...

  • Old Colorado City offers walk through time with 20th annual Holiday Tour

    By lance benzel lance.benzel@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Old Colorado City is perhaps best known for its charming cafes and inviting, brick-lined storefronts. But for the neighborhood's most ardent fans, it's the ghosts of history that give the place life. Reviving and celebrating those "ghosts" is the aim of the 20th annual Holiday Tour...

  • The People's Pharmacy: Generic drug prices are skyrocketing

    Published: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Generic drugs are supposed to be inexpensive alternatives to pricey brand-name medications. But in recent months, there has been a surge in the price of some generic drugs. When most patients think about the difference between the cost of brand-name medicine and a generic, they...

  • Colorado Springs authors win national award for Pack-n-Go series

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Published: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Two Colorado Springs writers received top honors in the 2014 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, a national competition, for their Pack-n-Go series of travel adventure books aimed at young girls. Janelle Diller and Lisa Travis published the first book in the series, "Mystery of the...

  • 10 home-video releases to give for the holidays

    By Frazier Moore The Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    NEW YORK - Are you worried there will be nothing to look at once the holiday decorations come down? Here, in no particular order, is a list of 10 home-video goodies to fill the gap. They may not fit so well in loved ones' stockings, but they'll look just great on a video screen....

  • Fresh selection of holiday picture books for kids

    The Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Looking to keep the kids entertained during long holiday car rides or dinners? Tell all your gift-buying elves to wrap up a book. Among this year's Christmas selections: Board books - "Maisy's Christmas Tree," by Lucy Cousins: Maisy the mouse and pals Cyril and Tallulah prepare for...

  • Great gifts for the gamers in your life

    By Terry Terrones terry.terrones@gazette.com -
    Published: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Chances are you have at least one child or adult video gamer (or someone who's a combination of both) in your family. How do you buy them something great without giving the surprise away? Let The Gazette's gaming gift guide point you in the right direction. With a little something for...

  • 5 free things to do in Spokane, Washington

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Spokane is Washington's second-largest city, with its 210,000 residents living about 270 miles (435 kilometers) east of bigger, richer and better-known Seattle. The Lilac City is the largest community between Seattle and Minneapolis across the northern tier of...

  • Chicago airports expect more holiday travelers

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) — More than 1.9 million passengers are expected to pass through Chicago's airports over the Thanksgiving holiday period. The Chicago Department of Aviation says traffic is forecast to increase the most at Midway International Airport. Airlines there expect to see 3...

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