For some, the most memorable Thanksgiving Days are tales of disaster, while others are heart-warming recollections. Jefferson native Sara Craven recalled the Thanksgiving that she “blew up” the turkey dinner.“I took the turkey out of the oven and put it in a glass pan; when I set the glass pandown there musthave been some water on the table thatcaused it to explode, sending shreds of glass into all of the food, including the turkey,” she said.
SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — CSX trains have been blocking railroad crossings at frequent intervals in Saybrook Township, prompting complaints from residents.Trains have been known to block the Gerald Road crossing, near North Bend Road, for hours, leading to nightmare backups for first-responders, commuters and school buses that struggled to drive around the blocked road. "Trains have blocked the crossing for extended periods of time," said Sgt.
Heavy rain, soggy soil and swollen creeks combined to submerge a large section of Ashtabula County Sunday and early Monday, according to reports.Meanwhile, falling temperatures caused icy roads in some locations in the county, putting state and county highway crews to work, officials said.More than 1.5 inches of rain fell within the span of 18 hours over the weekend, which caused isolated flooding problems.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".