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  1. American wines red, white and sparkling for your Thanksgiving table

    Bars & Spirits

    You've dusted off Grandma's good crystal for the Thanksgiving table. Or you've pulled out all your mismatched stems to have enough for every place.

    Now what to pour?

  2. Musicians unite at AMAs in wake of tumultuous year

    Music & Concerts

    The 2017 American Music Awards marked a night of unison, positive vibes and American pride as musicians spoke about coming together in a year dominated by natural disasters, violence and divisive politics.

    Diana Ross performs at the American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, in Los Angeles. [Matt Sayles | Invision/AP]
  3. Tips for first-time Thanksgiving hosts (or really, any of us)

    Cooking

    Take small bites.

    This may be the most crucial advice for Thanksgiving hosts who don't have years of cooking and coordinating experience to provide the confidence that comes with leading the charge on the year's biggest cooking day.

    Heidi Diestel’s grandfather started Diestel Family Turkey Ranch.
  4. Disney-Pixar's 'Coco' has a Dia de los Muertos theme and is, well, lifeless

    Movies

    Disney-Pixar's Coco was more enjoyable three years ago when it was titled The Book of Life and came from Twentieth Century Fox.

    Hero Miguel Rivera (voiced by Anthony Gonzalez) follows his love of music to the Land of the Dead, where he teams up with Hector.
  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of Nov. 20-26

    Events

    Thanksgiving Day races: Get those calories burning early on Thursday, so you won't feel as guilty about that second piece of pie. The Times Turkey Trot kicks off at Clearwater High School and features a buffet of races, including the 1-mile Gobbler, the 5K Fun Run and the 10K Turkey Trot ($15-$50, …

    Runners in the 5K Wingding head south on Keene Rd. after the start of the first of four races during the Annual Times Turkey Trot. The event featured four races; the Wingding race started at 7am, Fun Run at 7:45am, 1-mile Gobbler at 8:45am, Turkey Trot 10k at 9 am.