Gift Guides, Events and Holiday Cheer

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 06:05 AM EST

Storm Brings Outages to Midwest, Northeast Near Holidays

Storm Brings Outages to Midwest, Northeast Near Holidays

A huge storm that knocked out power throughout the Midwest and New England threatened to put the lights out on the holidays for thousands of people.

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 11:44 AM EST
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By Colin Bertram

Gift Guide: 15 Last-Minute Finds

Fret not, weary shopper. We found fifteen last-minute gifts that will please even... See Full Gallery

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 at 09:46 AM EDT
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

The Many Faces of Santa Claus

See how Santas around the nation are celebrating the season. See Full Gallery

Friday, Dec 20, 2013 at 12:47 PM EST

Santa's Ethnicity Varies in Diverse U.S.

Santa's Ethnicity Varies in Diverse U.S.

In Atlanta, children of many races share their Christmas wish lists with a black Santa Claus. In Houston, Santa dons a red zoot suit and dances to jazz as he hands out gifts in Mexican-American neighborhoods. In

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 05:00 PM EST

Apple's Holiday Ad Goes Viral, Tugs at Heartstrings

Apple's Holiday Ad Goes Viral, Tugs at Heartstrings

Apple launched a new holiday TV ad this week that is also going viral online.

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 12:05 PM EST

Boy, 10, Tracks Down Recipient of Stolen Christmas Package

Boy, 10, Tracks Down Recipient of Stolen Christmas Package

A holiday package sent from California to Washington, D.C., that was intercepted by thieves will be under the right tree in time for Christmas thanks to the determination of a 10-year-old boy.

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 06:47 AM EST
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By Colin Bertram

Gift Guide: Blockbuster Movies

Give a gift straight from the big screen. This year's blockbuster movies -... See Full Gallery

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 11:33 AM EST

$3,500 Diamond Ring Dropped in Salvation Army Kettle

$3,500 Diamond Ring Dropped in Salvation Army Kettle

A $3,500 diamond ring was dropped off at a Salvation Army red kettle in South Florida on Wednesday. The ring, wrapped in yellow notepad paper, was placed in a kettle at a Pinecrest Publix Super Market in...

Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 at 08:38 AM EST

Elf on the Shelf Inspires Epic Backlash from Parents

Elf on the Shelf Inspires Epic Backlash from Parents

Think the whole Tooth Fairy rigmarole is bad? Try the Elf on the Shelf routine — wildly popular, but dreaded by some parents who wish they'd never opened that can of worms. The best-selling Elf on the...

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 at 09:45 AM EDT

Holiday Gift Guide: Beauty Buys

Holiday Gift Guide: Beauty Buys

Lilliana Vazquez of cheapchicas.com shows you the best beauty buys this holiday season.

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