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Dec 25, 2013

Obamas on Christmas: Reach Out to Those In Need

Obamas on Christmas: Reach Out to Those In Need

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama urged Americans in a Christmas message to remember troops serving abroad and look after the less fortunate at home.

Dec 25, 2013

Man Slashes South Florida Couple's Inflatable Santa

Man Slashes South Florida Couple's Inflatable Santa

A South Florida family is trying to figure out why a man cruelly slashed their 12-foot inflatable Santa. The Oliva family always goes all-out with Christmas decorations. This year, Alexa Oliva touched...

Dec 25, 2013

SoCal Hospital Wraps Newborns in Christmas Stockings

SoCal Hospital Wraps Newborns in Christmas Stockings

Southern California hospitals are spreading holiday cheer for new parents by delivering newborns in giant Christmas stockings. The bright red stockings were provided this week for babies born at Long...

Dec 25, 2013

NJ Church Holds First Christmas Mass Since Sandy

NJ Church Holds First Christmas Mass Since Sandy

Joe DePascale had been an usher in more than 40 Christmas Eve masses at St. Margaret of Cortana Church in Little Ferry, N.J., but he wasn’t sure if he would welcome another worshipper after Sandy’s...

Dec 25, 2013

UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS announced that that some presents will not make it on time this Christmas after a high volume of packages overwhelmed the world's largest parcel delivery service.

Dec 25, 2013

Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus

Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus

In 1897, Manhattan 8-year-old Virginia O'Hanlon wrote the editor of New York Sun to ask if Santa Claus was real. Gabe Pressman retells a classic New York Christmas story.

Dec 21, 2013

NYC Gingerbread Village Sets Record as World's Largest

NYC Gingerbread Village Sets Record as World's Largest

GingerBread Lane, a 300-square-foot village made entirely of edible gingerbread, icing and candy, has been designated world's largest gingerbread village by Guinness World Records.

Dec 26, 2013

Sandy-Damaged Church Reopens for Christmas Mass

Sandy-Damaged Church Reopens for Christmas Mass

After Sandy left 3 feet of water in the sanctuary last October, one New Jersey church is reopening for Christmas. Michael George reports.

Dec 24, 2013

Track Santa Delivering Gifts Around the Globe

Track Santa Delivering Gifts Around the Globe

Have you been naughty or nice? Starting Christmas Eve, little boys and girls can track Santa's movements online at NORADSanta.org as he moves around the globe to deliver gifts.

Dec 23, 2013

What's Santa Worth to You? Company Calculates Salary for Saint Nick

What's Santa Worth to You? Company Calculates Salary for Saint Nick

What is Santa worth to you? Some would say he's priceless, but Insure.com crunched some numbers to find out what Saint Nick is actually worth on the job market. They compared pay grades for jobs...

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