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2 hrs ago | The Guardian
Giving a puppy or kitten to the pet lover on your list is a gift idea animal activists have long warned people to avoid.
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6 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse
Federal prosecutors have charged a 20-year-old Harvard University student with making bomb threats that led to evacuation of four campus buildings and cancellation of some final exams Monday.
11 hrs ago | Carlsbad Current-Argus
A mother captures her baby with Santa Claus during a photo session on December 16, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.
15 hrs ago | Seattle Times
A suburban Albuquerque teacher who told a black student that Santa Claus is white has been placed on paid administrative leave.
19 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune
A last-minute ticket buying frenzy could make today's Mega Millions jackpot the biggest lottery prize in U.S. history, and odds are mounting for a winner just a week before Christmas, a game official said.
It's a frosty December afternoon. A light snow falls. Settling on the old powder with the softest of sighs, it makes all sparkle anew.
The Santa known by Americans for his rosy cheeks and love of children is one of many characters connected with Christmas stories around the world.
The U.S. and Canadian military will entertain millions of kids again this Christmas Eve with second-by-second updates on Santa's global whereabouts.
The director made the announcement Monday in the capital Wellington with producer Jon Landau and Prime Minister John Key.
The season of good cheer gave President Obama a chance to kid actor Hugh Jackman, who plays the mutant hero Wolverine and also hosted the annual "Christmas in Washington" concert on Sunday night.
Authorities say a 9-year-old Ohio girl has been found dead in a trash bin near her home hours after she was reported missing.
Life has a lot to offer today, especially if you're mixing with people on the same wavelength as you.
If you are one of the sane members of American society, you hate Christmas music.
"Duck the Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas" is not destined to be a Christmas classic, but it is respectful of the holiday.
Plan wisely, packing your bags while everyone else is stuffing their stockings, and you can steer clear of the orgy of soulless materialism that some say Christmas has become.
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