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How to Watch Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Live Anywhere

The iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks off the holiday season with its annual march down the streets of Manhattan on Thursday, Nov. 23, featuring legendary 50-foot balloons, bands, dance numbers... »

Teal Pumpkins Help Allergic Kids Feel Included

Residents are putting out teal pumpkins to help kids with allergies know where they can find treats they can enjoy. »

Whales Put on a Show in Monterey Bay
Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy From Better to Worst

Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy From Better to Worst

Some Halloween treats are trickier than others when it comes to sugar and calories. Here's a better way to dip into your kids' candy stash. NBC News worked with experts to size up the nutritional labels of some... »

Melania Trump Donates Inaugural Ball Gown to Smithsonian

Melania Trump donated her inaugural ball gown Friday to the Smithsonian's First Ladies Collection, as previous first ladies have done. The first lady's vanilla silk, off-the-shoulder gown was presented to... »

Lyft, 'Stranger Things' Can Take You to the 'Upside Down'

Ever want to be part of the hit Netflix series “Stranger Things”? Lyft has introduced “Strange Mode” in Los Angeles and Philadelphia, giving riders an immersive experience inside... »

Slice or a Whole Pie? Our Favorite Local Pizza Spots
‘Gilmore Girls’ Fan Fest This Weekend in Kent

‘Gilmore Girls’ Fan Fest This Weekend in Kent

If you are fan of “Gilmore Girls” fan, the original series or “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” on Netflix, Kent is where you will be, or want to be, this weekend. »

Town OKs Plan for $500 Million Legoland Amusement Park in NY

A Hudson Valley town planning board has approved the site plan for a proposed Legoland amusement park, completing a 17-month review of the project. »

See Inside: Sting's Palatial Central Park Penthouse Sells for $50M

Sting's stunningly unique duplex penthouse on Central Park West is now off the market, having sold for a whopping $50 million, according to Page Six. The legendary musician poured more than a bit of his... »

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NBC CT Health and Wellness Festival Today
Save the date for NBC Connecticut’s 2017 Health & Wellness Festival on Saturday, October 28, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Read more
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