Former President George H.W. Bush spent Christmas in the hospital after he developed a fever, but doctors say they are “cautiously optimistic” that he will recover. He has been hospitalized since Thanksgiving. NBC’s Janet Shamlian reports.
The founders of a new daily online newsletter, Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin, read and filter the news for you so you can just Skimm. They chat about some of the features of their newsletter and explain how to be a conversation starter at work, at the gym, on a date, and more.
It’s the Monday after Thanksgiving, which means it’s the biggest online shopping day of the year. Experts Natali Morris, Nilou Motamed and Jenn Falik reveal where you can find the best deals on electronics, travel, and the hottest fashion trends.
The Thanksgiving feast is over, and the majority of travelers will be heading back home Sunday. It’s a busy day that could prove challenging if Mother Nature decides to tag along. NBC’s Michelle Franzen reports.
The familiar crush of shoppers flocked to stores on Black Friday. Though sales drew crowds to malls and shopping centers, many browsed from the safety of their homes, with online sales up as much as 20 percent. NBC’s Michelle Franzen reports.
Lester wasn’t at the anchor desk on TODAY this weekend, instead using his day off to co-anchor with his son, who is the morning anchor at the NBC affiliate in Chicago.
A customer counts her money at the register of a Toys R Us store on the Thanksgiving Day holiday in Manchester, New Hampshire November 22, 2012. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi
Shawna Ellis cradles her two-month-old son Aiden as she and Tianna Rogers , 10, wait in line for a computer to go on sale at WalMart on the Thanksgiving Day holiday in Salem, New Hampshire November 22, 2012. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi
A Delta Airlines Boeing 767 passenger jet taxis past the Salt Lake City skyline, a day before the annual Thanksgiving Day holiday, at the Salt Lake City international airport, November 21, 2012. Picture taken November 21, 2012. REUTERS/George Frey
A crowd of holiday travelers make their way into O'Hare International Airport Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, in Chicago. Historically, the day before Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year.