President Obama is mixing up a Thanksgiving tradition this year, asking Americans to vote on which turkey he should pardon Nov. 27 in the Rose Garden. To help you decide if you're on #TeamPopcorn or #TeamCaramel, handy facts about the birds have been provided, as well as Soundcloud uploads of their gobbles. While only one victor will take home the title of National Thanksgiving Turkey, the fine print states that both turkeys will be spared slaughter.
White House to Celebrate First Lady's 50th Birthday
A big milestone is coming up: The 50th birthday of first lady Michelle Obama. And the White House is reportedly planning a birthday party that involves some eating and some dancing. While Mrs. Obama hits the 5-0 on Jan. 17, the event is being set for the next day.
In this week's address, the President underscores the importance of ensuring equal pay for equal work and highlights the steps his Administration has taken to expand opportunity and narrow the pay gap that exists between men and women.
Fla. KKK Drops Off Flyers In Mostly Black Neighborhood
A Ku Klux Klan group from North Carolina trying to recruit members from New Smyrna Beach targeted a predominately black neighborhood, officials said. Leaders passed out hundreds of fliers near North Myrtle Street over the past couple of days.