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Holidays 2018

Holidays 2018

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

Christmas Tree Farmers Combat Popularity of Artificial Trees

Christmas Tree Farmers Combat Popularity of Artificial Trees

Rosa Villarreal's three young sons jumped and ran around the field of Christmas trees like jackrabbits, their excitement palpable as they raced from evergreen to evergreen. The boys, ages 2, 4 and 6, were... »

SpaceX Christmas Delivery Arrives at Space Station

SpaceX Christmas Delivery Arrives at Space Station

A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused by a communication drop-out. The Dragon capsule pulled up at the orbiting lab... »

Tyler Perry Pays Off $400K Worth of Layaways

Tyler Perry Pays Off $400K Worth of Layaways

Customers at two suburban Atlanta Walmart stores received a holiday surprise when they found out actor Tyler Perry had paid for their layaway items. »

Panic at 'Christmas Vacation' Display at Texas House
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Panic at 'Christmas Vacation' Display at Texas House

A holiday display meant to re-create a scene from "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" looked a little too real and caused a veteran to spring into action. The Heerlein family placed a dummy representing... »

Top Tot Toys? Blocks, Boxes Over High-Tech Toys, Doctors Say

Top Tot Toys? Blocks, Boxes Over High-Tech Toys, Doctors Say

Skip the costly electronic games and flashy digital gizmos. Pediatricians say the best toys for tots are old-fashioned hands-on playthings that young children can enjoy with parents — things like blocks, puzzles... »

Save These Dates: 2018 Holiday Shipping Deadlines
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Save These Dates: 2018 Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Want to make sure your holiday cards and gifts arrive in time for Christmas? Save these dates, and keep in mind there may be extra surcharges for rush delivery during the holiday season. »

Nebraska Principal on Leave After Banning Candy Canes

Nebraska Principal on Leave After Banning Candy Canes

A Nebraska elementary school principal has been placed on leave after a conservative Christian group threatened legal action over her ban on Christmas and holiday symbols in her school. Elkhorn Public... »

7 Shopping Hacks to Keep Your Spending Under Control

7 Shopping Hacks to Keep Your Spending Under Control

With the economy singing, more Americans are getting into the holiday spirit. For the most part, that means spending more money. The National Retail Federation estimates the average consumer will shell... »

Feeling the Gift-Giving Pressure
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Feeling the Gift-Giving Pressure

Great expectations confront both retailers and shoppers during the holiday season. That has some feeling the pressure to not only buy the right gifts, but buy more gifts. A recent BankRate.com survey... »

Pittsburgh Shooting First Responders Light Menorah in NY
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Pittsburgh Shooting First Responders Light Menorah in NY

Eleven police officers who responded to the deadly synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh lit a menorah on Long Island on Sunday evening in memory of the victims. The menorah lighting at Chabad of Roslyn, in... »

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