Christmas

(French Police via AP)
December 12, 2018 - 1:11 pm
By LORI HINNANT and JAMEY KEATEN, Associated Press STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Cherif Chekatt's criminal career began at age 10. By age 13 he had been convicted. Now, with his third decade still incomplete, he is a fugitive, accused in the deadly shooting at France's most famous Christmas market. The...
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December 11, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Some of last week's most popular television programs are much older than most of the people watching them. The Nielsen company said that ABC's showing of "A Charlie Brown Christmas" was the most-watched of a handful of holiday specials that aired in prime-time last week, reaching 5...
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(AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)
December 11, 2018 - 1:28 pm
By GILLIAN FLACCUS , Associated Press TUALATIN, Ore. (AP) — 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 picking out a real tree this year...
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December 08, 2018 - 7:50 am
By MARCIA DUNN , AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies has arrived at the International Space Station. The Dragon capsule pulled up at the orbiting lab Saturday, three days after launching from Florida. It took two tries to get the Dragon close...
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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
November 26, 2018 - 1:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Christmas has arrived at the White House. First lady Melania Trump unveiled the 2018 White House holiday decor on Monday. Mrs. Trump designed the decor, which features a theme of "American Treasures." The White House says decorations include a tree trimmed by Gold Star families,...
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November 12, 2018 - 2:08 pm
By ANDREW DALTON , AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — You're a mean one — and you're number one — Mr. Grinch. "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" sledded past mixed reviews and made off with $66 million for Universal Pictures to top the weekend North American box office, according to studio estimates...
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Lauren Hoffman
December 21, 2017 - 1:54 pm
Did you complete your Christmas shopping weeks ago? If not, you're probably one of the 126 million people who will hit the mall this weekend. The National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics have released their annual survey and well, you've been warned. According to the NRF , 53...
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Lauren Hoffman
December 13, 2017 - 12:35 pm
Each year we look forward to picking out a Christmas tree and getting into the holiday spirit, especially as a kid. For 5-year-old Mallory Kate Hall of Cumming, Georgia, it is beyond meaningful. The kindergartner decorates two trees each year which she dedicates to her anonymous heart donor...
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