Shoppers beat Black Friday rush by shopping around it

It appears Black Friday hardly waits for Thanksgiving to end before stores open their doors. This leaves us wondering—how many people are sitting around on the holiday waiting for their favorite store to open?

Gas prices set Thanksgiving record high in the nation

Gas prices falling in recent days have helped make for happier holiday travel this year.   However, we still set a new record high.  

Texans saving on the cost of Thanksgiving dinner this year

Did you find that you saved a couple bucks on Thanksgiving this year?

Despite Sandy, Queens family is giving thanks -- together

About this time last year, Kate Rigaut was surrounded by 15 of her closest relatives, heaping turkey, stuffing and two kinds of potatoes onto her plate.

Lawmakers offer helping of holiday thanks with side dish of debt worries

After a heated campaign season, lawmakers expressed gratitude in their Thanksgiving remarks but not without the political undertones of an economy limping back to life and impending fiscal crisis.

Wal-mart workers get ready for Black Friday protest

Shoppers and stores around the country are preparing for big Black Friday sales, but a group of Wal-Mart workers are getting ready for a protest.

Jesse Jackson Jr. quits Congress, cites health reasons

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. resigned from Congress effective Wednesday, citing the need to spend time "restoring my health." Jackson, 47, announced his resignation in a letter sent to House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday.

Former Gooseneck Trailer employee arrested for copper theft

A former Gooseneck Trailer employee is arrested for copper theft.

Tips to keep your Thanksgiving meal safe from food-borne illnesses

Thanksgiving is a notorious day for stuffing your face with homemade treats but with that comes the risk of food-borne illnesses.

Man assaulted and robbed, CS police looking for attackers

A College Station man attacked near the Whataburger parking lot early this morning is now recovering but his two attackers are still on the loose.