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2 hrs ago | Witney Gazette
Fake goods so far stopped from entering the UK in the run-up to Christmas include handbags, clothes, sunglasses, toys and DVDs Consumers should take extra care about what and where they buy items parading as luxury brands like Louis Vuitton or Armani but at rock bottom prices on the internet or in markets, the Border Force said.
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3 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News
President Barack Obama marked the end of Hanukkah with not one, but two receptions at the White House on Thursday.
3 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers
The British Pregnancy Advisory Service saw a spike in January and February this year in the number of women over 30 seeking help and advice for an unplanned pregnancy.
6 hrs ago | Seattle Times
"Cannibal sandwiches," an appetizer featuring raw, lean ground beef served on cocktail bread, may be a Wisconsin tradition, but they are not safe, health officials said, noting that more than a dozen people became ill after consuming them last holiday season.
8 hrs ago | Ohio.com
WASHINGTON: A New Year's deadline that could send the price of milk skyward looms over congressional negotiators as they try to reach agreement on a five-year farm bill.
12 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland
Mariah Carey and Snoopy celebrate the recording of "Charlie Brown Christmas," featuring PEANUTS music, on Mariah Carey's album, "Merry Christmas II You."
13 hrs ago | USA Today
A recent survey by Keith McMillen Instruments asked more than 2,000 Americans about the holiday songs with the most mis-sung lyrics.
18 hrs ago | CBS Local
An Orange County neighborhood that was ordered to take down its elaborate Christmas light display has won a dazzling victory.
The studio announced Wednesday that the film will shut down "for a period of time so we can assess all options available to move forward with the franchise."
Sunny stole the spotlight outright when 2-year-old Ashtyn Gardner, of Mobile, Ala., lost her balance and dropped to the carpet when Michelle Obama led the leashed puppy into the State Dining Room, where the first lady and military children had been decorating cookie ornaments, making tissue-paper flowers and using dried fruit to make tiny wreaths.
The focus will be on new and emerging acts, but at least one familiar name will be on hand to help kick off one of the world's top jazz festivals on Aug. 1. Among the acts to be featured will be saxophonist Miguel Zenón, Darcy James Argue's Secret Society and avant garde composer John Zorn.
This image released by Disney shows a teenage Elsa the Snow Queen, voiced by Maia Mitchell, in a scene from the animated feature "Frozen."
After you've stuffed yourself with turkey and taters and gravy and pie and -- of course -- stuffing, you might be ready to do penance before the next rush of holiday calories.
December is here again, meaning millions of kids around the world will soon be busy writing Christmas lists comprising items their parents couldn't possibly afford, but that's OK because Santa is footing the bill, right? As it's been doing every year since 1955, the North American Aerospace Defense Command, better known as NORAD, will be tracking ... (more)
Washington has started an unpopular tradition: wreaking havoc with the holidays.
Cyber Monday sales jumped 20.6 percent year-to-year, making it the biggest online shopping day in history, according to an analysis released by IBM Tuesday.
Cash rewards of up to A 1,000 are being offered to Christmas and New Year revellers who report drink-drivers to the police.