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Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015

Special Christmas Gift: Va. Girls Help Build New Hand for Teen

Special Christmas Gift: Va. Girls Help Build New Hand for Teen

A Virginia mother's Christmas gift to her two young daughters means the gift of a helping hand to a deserving teen.

Thursday, Dec 24, 2015

Dela. Family Draws in Crowds With 700K Christmas Lights

Dela. Family Draws in Crowds With 700K Christmas Lights

Tom Smith of Wilmington, Delaware, with the help of his wife, kids and brother-in-law, Ralph, strings nearly 700,000 Christmas lights in all directions over his two acre property: across the roof of his rancher,...

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015

Mystery Santa's Surprise Gift Helps Tx. Family in Need

Mystery Santa's Surprise Gift Helps Tx. Family in Need

A mystery Santa is spreading Christmas cheer in Arlington, Texas, surprising a police officer with an unexpected gift. Now that officer is paying it forward and helping a family in need. Lt.

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015

Los Angeles Officers Surprise Veteran With Christmas Tree

Los Angeles Officers Surprise Veteran With Christmas Tree

Two Los Angeles Police Department officers spread some holiday cheer by surprising a 94-year-old veteran with a Christmas tree. Officers Natalie Nunez and Abel Torres were dispatched last Friday to the home of...

Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015

Homeless Men's Choir Goes From Streets of Atlanta to WH

Homeless Men's Choir Goes From Streets of Atlanta to WH

This choir made up of homeless men went from performing locally in Atlanta, Georgia, to a coveted choral performance at the White House this year. The White House invited the choir to sing for the holiday...

Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015

Santa Gets Ready for the Big Night

Santa Gets Ready for the Big Night

Santa Claus is making his final preparations ahead of the big night, preparing with his reindeer in the North Pole.

Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015

'Sucks the Joy Out of Everything': Teacher Laments Classroom Christmas Tree Removal

'Sucks the Joy Out of Everything': Teacher Laments Classroom Christmas Tree Removal

A Maine schoolteacher said she was forced to remove a pink "Hello Kitty" Christmas tree from her classroom, a move that she argued shows society has reached a troubling "turning point." According to Catherine...

Monday, Dec 21, 2015

Last Day for USPS Priority Shipping in Time for Christmas

Last Day for USPS Priority Shipping in Time for Christmas

If you want your gifts to arrive in time for Christmas, you'll have to act fast! Monday is the last day customers will be able to ship Priority Mail via U.S. Postal Service in order to ensure their gifts arrive...

Tuesday, Dec 29, 2015

Facebook Is Most Popular App of 2015

Facebook Is Most Popular App of 2015

Once again, Facebook was the most popular app of the year with nearly 127 million users logging on each month, NBC News reported. The social network handily beat YouTube, which came in second on Nielsen's "Top...

Monday, Dec 21, 2015

Steve Carell Talks to Ellen About 'The Big Short', Holiday Traditions

Steve Carell Talks to Ellen About 'The Big Short', Holiday Traditions

Steve Carell talks with Ellen on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” about his holiday family traditions that include donuts and hot chocolate. Steve also shares with Ellen his recent weight gain for his role in his new...

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