Siskiyou Daily News
This time last year, America's small businesses weren't exactly preparing for the most wonderful time of the year. The government had recently shut down, consumer confidence was lagging — even the calendar presented problems, dishing up the shortest holiday shopping season in more than a decade.
A look at the bookings in the Nov. 28, 2014, edition of the Siskiyou Daily News.
Blocks of low-rise buildings with hollow facades, shattered concrete, streets strewn with rubble and overturned, crumpled remains of cars and trucks. Such is the landscape in Kobani, where the sounds of rifle and mortar fire resonate all day long in fighting between Islamic State extremists and the Syrian town's Kurdish defenders.
Christmas trees likely will cost a little more this year, and growers like John Tillman say it's about time.
What does it take to succeed in China's high-pressure high schools? Hard work, brains, an ability to function without sleep and now, apparently, a talent for scoring penalty kicks.
Victorian England will sweep into downtown Paducah on Saturday as promoters hope to shift the focus of holiday shopping to local businesses with Charles Dickens-themed events.
A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said.
A large group of Yrekans took it upon themselves to highlight the giving part of yesterday's holiday, providing a volunteer effort to feed those in need.
If Christian Avila lived a few hundred miles to the west, he would have a driver's license and qualify for in-state college tuition and a host of other opportunities available to young people granted legal status by President Barack Obama two years ago.
Black Friday was already well underway before many awoke this morning.
Dozens of people interrupted holiday shopping at major retailers around the St. Louis area late Thursday and early Friday to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown. Other Black Friday protests are planned in other shopping centers around the nation.
Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
If the heavy snow that blanketed much of the country earlier this month is any indication, we're in for a wet and wild winter, weather-wise. Keep track of the weather in your neck of the woods with handy apps that can help you plan ahead and stay safe out on the road.The Weather Channel: The cable channel's app offers hourly, 36-hour and 10-day forecasts; weather maps; crowd-sourced weather updates; severe conditions notifications; and a host of seasonal tools. See pollen counts and check [...]
Speaking in Australia earlier this month, President Barack Obama began to talk about the present day's place in history.
Thousands of people who lost their homes to foreclosure are now eligible to buy back those properties at current market value if their loans were backed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac.
On Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Mr. James Albert Henderling, 56, of Fort Jones and charged him with the murder of Mr. Daniel Mark English.
From classic re-runs, to new, original programming and binge-marathon watching, Thanksgiving is a cornucopia of television variety spilling out in HD.
If you include pre and post-game television programming, you can ignore friends and family on Thanksgiving day for more than 12 hours. Here's a guide of what to watch for the ultimate football fix.
Nearly a half-million people chose health plans through HealthCare.gov during the first week of the new open-enrollment period in the online insurance marketplace, federal health officials announced Wednesday.
In an interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos, Wilson said he feared for his own life when he shot Brown. He said there was nothing he could have done differently in the confrontation and disputed witness accounts that Brown at one point put his hands up in the air.