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  • Monday is the busiest mailing day of the year
  • Expect plenty of company if you're heading to the post office Monday!
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christmas, holiday, thanksgiving, new year's eve, USPS, business
  • Dale Smith
  • The third day of a massive search in central Idaho ended without finding the missing plane of a Silicon Valley CEO and his family.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, south bay news
  • Searchers call for reinforcement to find missing family
  • Crews have called in reinforcements to help scour rugged terrain to find a missing local family whose planed disappeared over Idaho.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, news
  • Dale Smith
  • Dale Smith was flying his family in the Idaho wilderness two days ago when their plane went missing.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, south bay news, vic lee
  • The search for a Bay Area family missing in Idaho ended Tuesday without success.
  • The search for a Bay Area family missing in Idaho ended Tuesday without success.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, news
  • Today is Giving Tuesday, a campaign to create a day of charity and volunteerism following a binge of consumer spending.
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charities, black friday, cyber monday, thanksgiving, holiday, social media, national/world
  • Dale Smith
  • The business partner of a Silicon Valley executive is holding out hope about his friend and the man's family after their small plane disappeared in the Idaho wilderness two days ago.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, news
  • Bay Area familys plane goes missing in Idaho
  • The CEO of SerialTek and his family were flying to Montana when their small plane disappeared over the Idaho wilderness.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, south bay news
  • Dale Smith
  • The CEO of SerialTek and his family were flying to Montana when their small plane disappeared over the Idaho wilderness.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, news
  • Dale Smith
  • The CEO of SerialTek and his family were flying to Montana when their small plane disappeared over the Idaho wilderness.
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san jose, missing person, thanksgiving, news
  • Bay Area familys plane goes missing in Idaho
  • The CEO of SerialTek and his family were flying to Montana when their small plane disappeared over the Idaho wilderness.
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missing person, san jose, thanksgiving, news
  • Eat Drink Buy Local sign
  • In the spirit of Small Business Saturday, many shoppers hit up neighborhood stores that are often overshadowed by big retailers.
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shopping, oakland, pleasanton, black friday, holiday, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, local news
  • Eat Drink Buy Local sign
  • In the spirit of Small Business Saturday, many shoppers hit up neighborhood stores that are often overshadowed by big retailers.
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shopping, oakland, pleasanton, black friday, holiday, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, news
  • Five arrested at protest at Walmart
  • Among the deal-seekers on Black Friday, demonstrators in San Leandro were out in force protesting big box retailer Walmart.
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san leandro, walmart, protest, black friday, holiday, shopping, thanksgiving, retail, news
  • Five arrested at protest at Walmart
  • Among the deal-seekers on Black Friday, demonstrators in San Leandro were out in force protesting big box retailer Walmart.
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san leandro, walmart, protest, black friday, holiday, shopping, thanksgiving, retail, east bay news, alan wang
  • Black Friday and Cyber Monday
  • Whether you are finding gifts for family and friends or just browsing, you can use this guide to help you find Cyber Monday sales and plan ahead!
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thanksgiving, black friday, shopping, cyber monday, consumer news
  • Shoppers carry bags at Bayfair Center in San Leandro
  • Since many shoppers had the opportunity to start on Thanksgiving, consumers noticed Black Friday wasn't as busy as expected.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, local news
  • Cops break up a fight on Black Friday
  • YouTube videos have surfaced, showing fights and scuffles breaking out in stores on Black Friday.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, youtube, crime, violence, news
  • Black Friday crowds appear to be thinner this year
  • Since many shoppers had the opportunity to start on Thanksgiving, consumers noticed Black Friday wasn?t as busy as expected.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, news
  • Berry Patch store
  • Most of the attention on Black Friday focuses on malls, but it turns out smaller mom and pop stores are also offering great deals.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, news
  • Black Friday turns violent at a Kohls store in Illinois
  • Black Friday turned violent outside a Kohls store near Chicago when three suspected shoplifters clashed with police.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, news
  • SF police warn shoppers to be vigilant against smartphone robbers
  • Police are out at San Francisco's Union Square en masse, warning shoppers and others to be vigilant against smartphone robbers.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, retail, union square, SFPD, smartphones, crime, news
  • Volunteers are hard at work preparing Thanksgiving meals for at Glide Memorial Church.
  • Volunteers at Glide Memorial Church in SF served an estimated 5,000 meals on Thanksgiving to those who had no place to go.
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glide memorial church, thanksgiving, tenderloin, food, san francisco news, amy hollyfield
  • Black Friday shoppers keep stores busy
  • Some mall empoyees say they were shocked and didn?t expect the Black Friday crowds to be as big as they were.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, news
  • Black Friday shoppers
  • Some people think the early start on Thanksgiving means "Black Friday" will actually be more like "Gray Friday."
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, news
  • Macys Open on Thanksgiving sign
  • Forget Black Friday, it's all about Grey Thursday. Thousands of eager shoppers crammed into Bay Area stores on Thanksgiving.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, local news
  • Crowd outside Macys on Grey Thursday
  • Forget Black Friday, it's all about Grey Thursday. Thousands of eager shoppers crammed into Bay Area stores on Thanksgiving.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, news
  • Annual menorah lighting in SFs Union Square
  • The annual menorah lighting in San Francisco's Union Square took place Thursday night.
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union square, hanukkah, thanksgiving, religion, san francisco news
  • San Leandro police are searching for a masked man who punched a cab driver in the face and robbed him on Thanksgiving morning.
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san leandro, BART, crime, violence, thanksgiving, east bay news
  • Toys R Us line
  • Stores around the Bay Area were packed on Thanksgiving with shoppers hoping to find good deals.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, news
  • Glide served thousands of Thanksgiving meals
  • Volunteers at Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco served at least 5,000 meals on Thanksgiving to those who had no place to go.
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glide memorial church, thanksgiving, tenderloin, food, news
  • Shoppers in line at Best Buy
  • Most turkeys weren't even done when some stores opened this Thanksgiving Day. Black Friday started a whole day early this year.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, news
  • The big balloons soared along with the crowd's spirits Thursday as the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade made its way through the streets of New York City. There'd been some concerns about whether the wind could keep 16 giant balloons grounded, but the cherished tradition prevailed.
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thanksgiving, entertainment
  • A U.S. Army officer serves Thanksgiving dinner to a comrade at a dining facility at his base in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. Its the 12th Thanksgiving in Afghanistan for U.S. troops. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
  • President Barack Obama says Americans have much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.
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barack obama, thanksgiving, afghanistan, military, army, air force, navy, marines, national/world
  • Volunteers are hard at work preparing Thanksgiving meals for at Glide Memorial Church.
  • The smells of Thanksgiving are floating through Glide Memorial Church as this morning's annual meal gets ready to be served.
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glide memorial church, thanksgiving, news
  • East Bay non-profit set for Thanksgiving
  • The League of Volunteers is ready for their 25th annual Tri-City Thanksgiving dinner at the Newark Pavilion.
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newark, thanksgiving, charities, food, news
  • Shoppers flood stores ahead of Thanksgiving
  • The time for Thanksgiving dinner is not far away and the mad rush is on to pick up turkeys and last-minute items.
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san jose, food, hanukkah, holiday, shopping, thanksgiving, south bay news, david louie
  • Merrill Newmans family remains concerned
  • While the concern grows for a Palo Alto man detained in North Korea, we take a look at what it is like traveling there.
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north korea, palo alto, holiday, thanksgiving, news
  • Shoppers flood stores ahead of Thanksgiving
  • The time for Thanksgiving dinner is not far away and the mad rush is on to pick up turkeys and last-minute items.
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san jose, food, hanukkah, holiday, shopping, thanksgiving, news
  • Travelers have been bracing for long lines at SFO on what's supposed to be one of the busiest travel days of the year.
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san francisco international airport, storm, travel, holiday, thanksgiving, local news, matt keller
  • Wednesday remains calm at SFO
  • The holiday rush remained calm at San Francisco International Airport and travelers there were welcomed by live jazz music.
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san francisco international airport, travel, holiday, thanksgiving, hanukkah, news
  • Snow-making machine at HeavenlyMountain Resort.
  • Most Sierra ski resorts will be open for Thanksgiving.
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sierra, lake tahoe, snow, ski resorts, thanksgiving, california news
  • Few travel delays at SFO despite East Coast storm
  • So far today, security lines have been short at SFO on what's supposed to be one of the busiest travel days of the year.
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storm, travel, holiday, thanksgiving, san francisco international airport, news
  • Kids running into Toys-R-Us
  • Consumers are taking to social media to speak out against retailers opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, national/world, katie marzullo
  • Kids running into Toys-R-Us
  • Consumers are taking to social media to speak out against retailers opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, news
  • Winter storm to make it tough for holiday travelers
  • A wicked winter storm is threatening to force thousands of flight cancellations or delays around the country today.
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storm, travel, holiday, thanksgiving, news
  • Comet ISON.
  • Comet ISON is teasing the solar system as it dances with the sun.
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space, thanksgiving, news
  • Walmart.
  • Some former workers are speaking out about Walmart staffing its stores with one million workers on Thanksgiving Day.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, walmart, kmart, south bay news, david louie
  • Walmart.
  • Some former workers are speaking out about Walmart staffing its stores with one million workers on Thanksgiving Day.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, walmart, kmart, news
  • Black Friday masses.
  • The Wall Street Journal says Black Friday deals are nothing more than theater and that the discount is figured into the pricing.
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black friday, holiday, shopping, cyber monday, thanksgiving, christmas, national/world, katie marzullo