Gift Guides, Events and Holiday Cheer

Wednesday, Dec 25, 2013 at 12:13 PM EST

Obamas on Christmas: Reach Out to Those In Need

Obamas on Christmas: Reach Out to Those In Need

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama urged Americans in a Christmas message to remember troops serving abroad and look after the less fortunate at home.

Wednesday, Dec 25, 2013 at 12:44 PM EST

Man Slashes South Florida Couple's Inflatable Santa

Man Slashes South Florida Couple's Inflatable Santa

A South Florida family is trying to figure out why a man cruelly slashed their 12-foot inflatable Santa. The Oliva family always goes all-out with Christmas decorations. This year, Alexa Oliva touched her...

Wednesday, Dec 25, 2013 at 10:18 AM EST

SoCal Hospital Wraps Newborns in Christmas Stockings

SoCal Hospital Wraps Newborns in Christmas Stockings

Southern California hospitals are spreading holiday cheer for new parents by delivering newborns in giant Christmas stockings. The bright red stockings were provided this week for babies born at Long Beach...

Wednesday, Dec 25, 2013 at 06:40 AM EST

UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS announced that that some presents will not make it on time this Christmas after a high volume of packages overwhelmed the world's largest parcel delivery service.

Tuesday, Dec 24, 2013 at 11:38 AM EST

Track Santa Delivering Gifts Around the Globe

Track Santa Delivering Gifts Around the Globe

Have you been naughty or nice? Starting Christmas Eve, little boys and girls can track Santa's movements online at NORADSanta.org as he moves around the globe to deliver gifts. Every movement of the jolly man...

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 08:25 AM EST

Insurance Co. Calculates Santa's Salary

Insurance Co. Calculates Santa's Salary

Insure.com crunched some numbers to find out what Saint Nick is actually worth on the job market The life insurance site compared pay grades for jobs like manufacturing executive (Santa's workshop), investigator...

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 06:05 AM EST

Storm Brings Outages to Midwest, Northeast Near Holidays

Storm Brings Outages to Midwest, Northeast Near Holidays

A huge storm that knocked out power throughout the Midwest and New England threatened to put the lights out on the holidays for thousands of people.

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 11:44 AM EST
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By Colin Bertram

Gift Guide: 15 Last-Minute Finds

Fret not, weary shopper. We found fifteen last-minute gifts that will please even... See Full Gallery

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 02:27 PM EST
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

The Many Faces of Santa Claus

See how Santas around the nation are celebrating the season. See Full Gallery

Friday, Dec 20, 2013 at 12:47 PM EST

Santa's Ethnicity Varies in Diverse U.S.

Santa's Ethnicity Varies in Diverse U.S.

In Atlanta, children of many races share their Christmas wish lists with a black Santa Claus. In Houston, Santa dons a red zoot suit and dances to jazz as he hands out gifts in Mexican-American neighborhoods. In...

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