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Monday, Jul 3, 2017

Neighbors Honor Md. Man Unable to Make Legendary Christmas Display

Neighbors Honor Md. Man Unable to Make Legendary Christmas Display

A Maryland man who has created an over-the-top Christmas light display for nearly 30 years is taking a break this year as he fights cancer, but his home won't be short on holiday cheer. Ted Adelman's neighbors...

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016

How to Protect Your Home From Holiday Burglars

How to Protect Your Home From Holiday Burglars

Tis the season for crime. Many homes are targeted this time of year and some homeowners may not even know they’re giving crooks the green light to break-in. Chris Glorioso reports.

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016

Empire State Building Syncs Lights to Mariah Carey

Empire State Building Syncs Lights to Mariah Carey

The Empire State Building is lighting the way again this holiday season as it syncs its lights to a Mariah Carey hit in the nights leading up to Christmas.

Monday, Dec 19, 2016

Christmas Decorations Alight House in Queens

Christmas Decorations Alight House in Queens

A view of a brightly decorated holiday home at 80th Drive and Chevy Chase Street in Jamaica, Queens, as captured by Chopper 4 Monday evening. See more spectacular holiday homes in New York City!

Monday, Dec 19, 2016

Last Delivery Dates for Christmas Presents

Last Delivery Dates for Christmas Presents

We're getting down to the wire now! If you haven't finished your Christmas or Hanukkah shopping yet, now's the time -- especially if you're planning on ordering online or shipping a package to someone.

Monday, Dec 19, 2016

Over-the-Top Christmas Displays Draw Fire in Brooklyn

Over-the-Top Christmas Displays Draw Fire in Brooklyn

Blazing lights, giant toy soldiers, angels, snowmen, wise men, Santas and piped-in Sinatra caroling form an all-out barrage on the senses from nearly every house in the heart of Brooklyn's Dyker Heights...

Saturday, Dec 17, 2016

Tens of Thousands Brave Cold to Lay Wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery

Tens of Thousands Brave Cold to Lay Wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery

The Wreaths Across America project has become an annual tradition at Arlington National Cemetery. It began in 1992 when a Maine wreath-maker donated 5,000 surplus wreaths to the cemetery.

Saturday, Dec 17, 2016

Grasshoppers a Tasty, Nutritious Holiday Treat in Uganda

Grasshoppers a Tasty, Nutritious Holiday Treat in Uganda

Children scamper in the bush, jumping here and there to catch grasshoppers before they fly away. On a good day, many will walk away with plastic bags filled with the insects to fry and eat as a snack.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016

NYPD Sgt. Who Got Toys from Church as a Boy Pays It Forward

NYPD Sgt. Who Got Toys from Church as a Boy Pays It Forward

An NYPD sergeant who grew up getting his Christmas toys from a local church in Brooklyn is paying it forward to a new generation of needy children. NYPD Sgt. Shaun Dominicci and his fellow officers in the...

Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016

Visit One of These NYC Bars to Try Unique Holiday Cocktails

Visit One of These NYC Bars to Try Unique Holiday Cocktails

The only thing better than a cocktail is a holiday cocktail! Check out one of these NYC bar spots for a yummy holiday drink.

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