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Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016

White House Christmas Theme: 'The Gift of the Holidays'

White House Christmas Theme: 'The Gift of the Holidays'

Wreaths have been hung, lights have been strung and a towering fir tree is in place in the White House Blue Room. Michelle Obama is unveiling the decorations Tuesday for military families.

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016

Woman Runs Triathlon, Breaks Fingers, Delivers Baby in 1 Day

Woman Runs Triathlon, Breaks Fingers, Delivers Baby in 1 Day

A Tacoma, Washington woman has quite a story to tell after her unexpectedly hectic Thanksgiving. It started with a triathlon, took her to a hospital, and ended at the dinner table with baby pictures. Rhonda...

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016

Chef Creates 400-Pound Gingerbread Replica of Wrigley Field

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  • Wrigley Field Gingerbread House
  • Wrigley Field Gingerbread House
Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016

Here's Where You Can Donate on #GivingTuesday

Here's Where You Can Donate on #GivingTuesday

There’s a day for giving thanks, two days for cashing in on deals — and now there’s a day for to give back. Giving Tuesday is observed internationally on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. It’s meant as way to

Monday, Nov 28, 2016

Thanksgiving Weekend Shoppers Spent Less Due to Discounts

Thanksgiving Weekend Shoppers Spent Less Due to Discounts

Thanksgiving weekend shoppers picked up hot toys, TVs and new Apple products, buying both online and in stores, but spent less per person because of rampant discounting that they've come to demand.

Saturday, Nov 26, 2016

Black Friday Online Sales Hit New High: Report

Black Friday Online Sales Hit New High: Report

Holiday shoppers eager to snag big discounts turned to the internet in record fashion this week, one tracking company said, driving online sales on Black Friday to a new high. Consumers spent $3.34 billion...

Friday, Nov 25, 2016

Vermont Christmas Tree Shoppers Get Horse, Segway Assist

Vermont Christmas Tree Shoppers Get Horse, Segway Assist

It’s the busiest time of year for Vermont’s Christmas tree growers, with customers on the hunt for trees that match their specifications for shape, height, and fragrance. According to the USDA agricultural...

Friday, Nov 25, 2016

First Lady Welcomes Her Final White House Christmas Tree

First Lady Welcomes Her Final White House Christmas Tree

Michelle Obama received the final official White House Christmas Tree of her husband's presidency on Friday.

Friday, Nov 25, 2016

Trooper Helps Stranded Vet on Interstate This Thanksgiving

Trooper Helps Stranded Vet on Interstate This Thanksgiving

A police officer in Indiana went out of his way – literally -- to help a stranded military vet get home this Thanksgiving. Trooper Dan Criswell, a 9-year veteran, and his trainee Trooper Ty Mays were responding...

Monday, Nov 28, 2016
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How to Outsmart These Cyber Monday Shopping Scams

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