Cyber Monday, which takes place on the Monday following Thanksgiving each year, is the official beginning of the online holiday shopping season. On Cyber Monday, also referred to as Black Monday, online retailers offer s... More »

While the holiday shopping season officially begins on the Friday following Thanksgiving, a day known as Black Friday, many retailers consider Thanksgiving day to be the unofficial beginning of the holiday retail season.... More »

Since November, starting with Thanksgiving, is the traditional start of the holiday season in the United States, a good safety focus for November is food and cooking safety. Another topic is flu season safety. More »

While it is difficult to know exactly how many turkeys are sold for Thanksgiving, estimates figure that Americans purchase about 46 million turkeys each year in preparation for the holiday also known as Turkey Day. Some ... More »

Aside from America, the nations of Liberia and Canada, the Australian territory of Norfolk Island and the unincorporated American territory of Puerto Rico are known to celebrate Thanksgiving as a national holiday every y... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Thanksgiving

Since the 1967 to 1968 season, each team in the National Basketball Association plays 82 games in 6 months for the regular season beginning on the last week of October to April of the following year. As of the 69th 2014 ... More »

Ash Wednesday is an official Christian religious holiday that takes place on the day before Lent, a period of fasting and penance; the exact date of Ash Wednesday varies from year to year, though it does occur precisely ... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Easter