Christmas

In this Nov. 28, 2017, photo, D-O-G, a black and white cat with an unlikely name, lies next to a support dog in training at Support Dogs, Inc. in St. Louis. Officials from the facility took in the cat over the summer and say he plays a key role getting the dogs comfortable around other animals. He helps train canines for important jobs assisting people with disabilities. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
December 16, 2017 - 7:36 am
HOLY COW! WANDERING BOVINE RETURNED TO PHILLY NATIVITY SCENE PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A cow in Philadelphia apparently wanted to be away from the manger, as it escaped twice Thursday morning from a church's live nativity scene. Stormy, the 7-year-old brown and white Hereford, was back munching hay at...
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November 27, 2017 - 7:06 am
Make a child's Christmas wish come true this holiday season and sponsor a child for Hey Kid, It's Santa! WBT and John Hancock have been supporting Kids First of the Carolinas for many years and we are so happy to be continuing this tradition in 2017. Kids First of the Carolinas is a small, grass...
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The undated screenshot of the webpage of Flightradar24.com shows the test flight of a pilot who has flown a huge Christmas Tree over Germany. Airbus spokesman Heiko Stolzke told news agency dpa Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 that the nearly 5½-hour flight the previous day was "a standard internal Airbus test flight before the delivery of a new aircraft. (Flightradar24.com/dpa via AP)
December 14, 2017 - 11:44 am
BERLIN (AP) — A pilot has traced a virtual Christmas tree over Germany on a test flight with an Airbus A380. Airbus spokesman Heiko Stolzke told news agency dpa Thursday that the nearly 5½-hour flight the previous day was "a standard internal Airbus test flight before the delivery of a new aircraft...
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December 12, 2017 - 2:45 pm
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This Nov. 14, 2015 image provided by the Cambridge/Guernsey County Visitors & Convention Bureau shows a family dressed up in Victorian-style clothing for a photo at the Imagination Station located in the Dickens Welcome Center in Cambridge, Ohio. The dress-up photo op is part of the annual Dickens Victorian Village in Cambridge which features scenes and characters inspired by the Victorian era and "A Christmas Carol." (Rick Lee/Cambridge/Guernsey County VCB via AP)
December 12, 2017 - 10:28 am
Six-foot-tall nutcrackers, a life-size Nativity display and a Dickens Victorian Village: These are some of the ways that Ohio says 'Merry Christmas!' Scenes from Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" and other Victorian-era figures can be found in the city of Cambridge. A life-size Nativity display...
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December 10, 2017 - 2:15 pm
COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine (AP) — A convoy loaded with Christmas wreaths has left Down East Maine for a weeklong journey to Arlington National Cemetery, where the wreaths will adorn tombstones this holiday season. The Wreaths Across America caravan departed Sunday from Columbia Falls, where the wreaths...
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December 10, 2017 - 6:40 am
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — For the first time in more than half a century, a series of Christmas cards and booklets that feature poems by Robert Frost, the poet known for his gritty images of rural New England life, are on display at Vermont's Middlebury College. Some of the poems were published for...
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A photo provided by the South Hackensack Police Department shows a car with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof. New Jersey police say a woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car. The 52-year-old was pulled over Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, on Route 46 in South Hackensack and has been charged with driving while intoxicated and careless driving. (South Hackensack Police Department via AP)
December 09, 2017 - 10:19 am
POLICE: WOMAN DROVE WITH TRANSIT SIGN STICKING OUT OF CAR SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say a woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car. The 52-year-old was pulled over Saturday on Route 46 in South Hackensack when...
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First lady Melania Trump, accompanied by Santa Claus, smiles as she takes questions from children before reading The Polar Express to children at Children's National Medical Center, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
December 07, 2017 - 6:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — If she could spend the holidays anywhere in the world, Melania Trump says she'd take her family to a deserted, tropical island. The first lady revealed her wish Thursday during a Christmastime visit with patients and staff at Children's National hospital in the nation's capital as...
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