The trial of acting Chief Probation Officer Christopher Hoffman continues today in US District Court. The Hatfield man is accused of witness intimidation. He allegedly threatened a co-worker as an investigation into rigged hiring at the state Probation Department unfolded. It’s the second trial for Hoffman. A mistrial was declared in May after the jury failed to reach consensus.
Thanksgiving is a royal pain in the U.S. drain.
Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the U.S. met for the first time.
More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.
Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.