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Holidays 2018

Holidays 2018

From gift guides to local events, your one-stop shop for the holiday season

Dog Missing for Four Years is Back Home With Calif. Family for Holidays

Dog Missing for Four Years is Back Home With Calif. Family for Holidays

Jairo Morales just couldn't say no to that face, especially on Christmas Eve. Morales was taking his own dog for a walk Monday when he noticed a small dog limping in the street. »

2 Million in Times Square for New Year's? Experts Say No Way
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2 Million in Times Square for New Year's? Experts Say No Way

Crowd-size experts scoff at those mammoth figures — floated annually by city officials and event organizers — saying it's impossible to squeeze that many of even the skinniest revelers into such a relatively... »

NYC Street Closures, MTA Changes for New Year’s Eve
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NYC Street Closures, MTA Changes for New Year’s Eve

If you plan to ring in the New Year at Times Square to see the iconic ball drop, the use of public transportation is highly recommended. There will be a significant amount of street closures related to the... »

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Gets Some New Sparkle
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Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Gets Some New Sparkle

Preparations for New Year's Eve in Times Square are taking shape, and some of those shapes are 192 new crystal triangles on the famous ball. The new Waterford crystal triangles will join about 2,500 others... »

MLB Pitcher Gives Parents Christmas Gift of a Lifetime
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MLB Pitcher Gives Parents Christmas Gift of a Lifetime

Kansas City Royals pitcher Brady Singer gave his parents the surprise Christmas gift of a lifetime Tuesday. The heartwarming video has since been shared thousands of times on social media. »

Journalists to Be Honored at New Year's Eve Times Square Ball Drop
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Journalists to Be Honored at New Year's Eve Times Square Ball Drop

A group of journalists will ring in the New Year in Times Square on Monday Night. The Times Square Alliance announced that a group of journalists will be honored as the evening’s special guests. NBC’s... »

NYPD Preps for New Year Ball Drop in Times Square
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NYPD Preps for New Year Ball Drop in Times Square

The NYPD is already gearing up for New Year's Eve festivities at Times Square, and security will be very tight. Ida Siegal has more on what you need to know if you plan to attend the ball drop on Monday night. »

'Shark Tank' Star: Paying Debt Is Best New Year's Resolution

'Shark Tank' Star: Paying Debt Is Best New Year's Resolution

The start of a new year is more than just an opportunity to pop some bubbly. It also serves as a fresh slate; a time to set new goals and create a game plan to execute them. But there’s one aspect of your life... »

Flight Attendant's Dad Flies on All Her Flights on Christmas

Flight Attendant's Dad Flies on All Her Flights on Christmas

Many families travel to be with their loved ones for the holidays but one father took things to a whole new level this Christmas – literally. Pierce Vaughn, a Delta flight attendant, was scheduled to work... »

Boxing Day Has Nothing to Do With Uppercuts. Here's What It Is
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Boxing Day Has Nothing to Do With Uppercuts. Here's What It Is

In Britain and other countries like Australia and Canada, the day after Christmas is a secular national holiday known as Boxing Day. Here's a brief look at some theories about how the holiday got its name... »

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