Debbie Reynolds Dies of Heart Failure

Debbie Reynolds Dies of Heart Failure

On Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016, TMZ, and the Los Angles Times reported that actress Debbie Reynolds had passed away of heart failure. Her son, Todd Fisher, did not respond to the Associated Press (AP) confirming the news until Wednesday night. Late in the day on Wednesday, the actress was at her son’s home when paramedics […]

Several Cultures Celebrate the Winter Solstice

Several Cultures Celebrate the Winter Solstice

Not only is Winter Solstice celebrated in the U.S., but other countries have their own traditions to honor the shortest day of the year. It is not only recognized in Central and Northern America, but also in Northern Africa, Europe, and Asia. The summer solstice in the Southern Hemisphere is actually the Winter Solstice in the […]

Thanksgiving Day: Then and Now [Video]

Thanksgiving Day: Then and Now [Video]

November 1621, was when the very first Thanksgiving dinner took place after the Pilgrims came to America. Today, the tradition of a holiday meal continues but for very different reasons. On Nov. 24, 2016, many American’s decided to celebrate the traditional annual holiday with a large turkey dinner, spending time with family, and watching football. In 1621, the first settlers were […]