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Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Holiday Gift Guide 2017

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

How Much Times Square's Restaurants Charge on New Year's Eve
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How Much Times Square's Restaurants Charge on New Year's Eve

For a view of the ball drop, Times Square's restaurants don't hold back on charging patrons for a priceless experience. See the six most expensive restaurants below: »

NYPD Steps up New Year's Eve Security After Recent Attacks
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NYPD Steps up New Year's Eve Security After Recent Attacks

The NYPD is heightening security in key spots across the city days ahead of the annual New Year’s Eve celebration that will see some two million people pack pens in Times Square to watch the famed ball drop. »

Church Stuns Waffle House Workers With $3,500 Christmas Tip

Church Stuns Waffle House Workers With $3,500 Christmas Tip

Employees of a Waffle House restaurant have received a huge tip of over $3,500 from Ohio churchgoers whose pastor preached about generosity at Christmas. The Dayton Daily News and WHIO-TV report five women... »

'What Do I Want for Christmas' and More Top Holiday Googles
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'What Do I Want for Christmas' and More Top Holiday Googles

People can be hard to please when it comes to buying Christmas presents. Especially if they don't know what they want themselves. A lot of people apparently turned to Google this year when they didn't know what... »

Shoppers' Spending May Have Made Season Merry for Retailers
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Shoppers' Spending May Have Made Season Merry for Retailers

Shoppers who were feeling good about the economy and spending more than expected on items like kitchen gadgets, toys and coats may have made this the best holiday season in several years. That's good news... »

Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Ball Drop Preparations
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Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Ball Drop Preparations

Gus Rosendale gets a behind-the-scenes look at the final preparations for Times Square's iconic New Year's Eve ball drop. »

Safety Tips for Mounting a New TV or Placing Furniture

Safety Tips for Mounting a New TV or Placing Furniture

If you received a new flat-screen TV or a dresser for the baby's room over the holiday, you'll want to consider how to mount or place the new addition to your home. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission... »

Woman Slips on Ice After Surprise Rockefeller Rink Proposal
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Woman Slips on Ice After Surprise Rockefeller Rink Proposal

Is this why they call it falling in love? A beautiful and unintentionally comic surprise marriage proposal was caught on camera by onlooker Eric Tonido at Rockefeller Rink on Saturday. »

FACT CHECK: Trump on Making Christmas Great Again
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FACT CHECK: Trump on Making Christmas Great Again

To hear Donald Trump talk, you'd think Barack Obama was the president who stole Christmas. Although Trump doesn't generally single him out by name on this subject, the president's meaning is unmistakable... »

Pope on Christmas: Bethlehem Trek's Like Today's Migrations
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Pope on Christmas: Bethlehem Trek's Like Today's Migrations

Pope Francis in Christmas Eve remarks Sunday likened the journey of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem to the migrations of millions of people today who are forced to leave homelands for a better life, or just... »

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'Devastated': Community Mourns Death of Officer, Bystander
'Devastated': Community Mourns Death of Officer, Bystander

Community members, family members and neighbors are mourning the loss of a Massachusetts police officer and an innocent bystander who were shot and killed Sunday morning.

No Talk of Election Meddling as Trump-Putin Meeting Starts
No Talk of Election Meddling as Trump-Putin Meeting Starts

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are meeting privately in Helsinki with lots on the agenda, Trump said at the start of the meeting: trade, the military, nuclear weapons and China....

Mostly Sunny, Warm and Humid to Begin Week
Mostly Sunny, Warm and Humid to Begin Week

Monday will be mainly quiet, but a pop-up thunderstorm will be possible, especially in the mountains. Elsewhere, the weather will remain mainly dry, but very warm and very humid.

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Woman Killed in Maine Was Divorcing Suspect's Brother

The ex-husband of a woman killed in Maine says she was in the process of divorcing the suspect's brother.

Human Remains Found in Canton, Conn.
Human Remains Found in Canton, Conn.

Human remains were found in a wooded area in Canton on Sunday.

Woman Suing USPS over Alleged Harassment
Woman Suing USPS over Alleged Harassment

A woman who claims mail carriers have harassed her for three years, causing her to have a mental breakdown, is suing the United States Postal Service for $200,000.