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  1. The real story behind Santa ClausRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click2Houston

    Countless Christmas songs tell us Santa is basically the Judge Judy of juveniles. He decides who's been naughty or nice, and accordingly doles out presents or punishments.

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  2. No snow, just rain for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star

    If residents envisioned sledding down a hill Thursday covered with snow or opening their mouths for that first fallen snowflake, then Christmas activities might have to be reconsidered. The National Weather Service in Columbia is calling for some significant rainfall today and Wednesday, possibly reaching about 1.5 inches to 2 inches.

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  3. Eccentric French collector Jean Jude turns four-bedroom house into piano 'orphanage'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Art Daily

    This picture shows the original rosewood Pleyel piano that were exhibited at the Grand Palais in Paris as part of the event "Osons la France," from 4 to 7 December 2014. This model belongs to Jean Jude, musicologist and music teacher who collects Pleyel pianos since 1970 and gathered the finest collection of this specialty in France: 150 pianos with the oldest dating back to 1782.

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  4. 10 Things to Know for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    People walk past a TV screen showing a poster of Sony Picture's "The Interview" in a news report, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. North Korea hates the Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a long love affair with cinema - of its own particular styling.

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  5. Need City Hall? Sorry, some are closedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Need to get a business license or building plans approved before the new year? In some cities around the county, act fast or wait until January. Imperial Beach and El Cajon city halls will be closed from Christmas Eve until Jan. 5, and San Marcos will close Christmas Day through the first Monday in January.

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  6. No charges for Milwaukee officer in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    A district attorney has decided against charges in the case of a police officer who fatally shot a mentally ill man more than a dozen times in Milwaukee. "I've come to the conclusion that criminal charges are not appropriate in this case, and I am releasing all of the information related to this investigation so that you, the public, can see all the facts related to this decision," Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm told reporters Monday.

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  7. For many Spaniards, Princess Cristina's trial date is welcome newsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The High Court of the Balearic Islands said on Monday, Cristina de Borbon, sister of Spain's King Felipe VI, has been ordered to stand trial on charges of tax fraud prolonging the embarrassment of the royal family which has sought to distance itself from a corruption probe. The charges were brought as part of an investigation into the business dealings of Cristina's husband, former Olympic handball player Inaki Urdangarin, accused of embezzling millions in public funds through his non-profit Noos Foundation.

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  8. Santa delivers teddy bears to kids at Fresnoa s Community Regional Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    Santa and motorcycle club members make a surprise visit to the hospital to bring presents and life spirits. Video: John Walker Santa Claus paid a visit to Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno Monday to deliver teddy bears to children in the hospital.

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  9. Donations total $700 to replace stolen Spokane giftsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash.- Another generous donor has come forward to help a Spokane family who had their Christmas gifts stolen from their doorstep. An Donations total $700 to replace stolen Spokane gifts SPOKANE, Wash.- Another generous donor has come forward to help a Spokane family who had their Christmas gifts stolen from their doorstep.

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  10. CMA collects more than 5,000 presents for children in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lebanon Democrat

    Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of the country music industry and fans, the holidays will be a little brighter for children in Middle Tennessee. CMA collected more than 5,000 toys that will be distributed to deserving children by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation this year.

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  11. Clegg: No peerage, and no StrictlyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wiltshire Times

    Nick Clegg has said he will not take a peerage to go into an unreformed House of Lords after he leaves the Commons. And the Deputy Prime Minister also vowed to steer clear of appearances on reality shows like Strictly Come Dancing or I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! when he hangs up his gloves as an MP.

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  12. Veteran, his service dog mistreated by airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... to mess with, they chose Eric Calley. He's a former Marine who served two tours in Iraq and now spends civilian life advocating on behalf of other returning veterans. He suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder and has struggled through a world ...

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  13. 5 albums to wake up your tired Christmas playlistRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    ... and percussion that create a lush soundscape, even in such small doses. For those looking to interject some new life into the Christmas morning playlist without stirring the kettle, throwing on Sleeping At Last is the perfect way to set the holiday ...

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  14. Winter Safety TipsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

    During the holidays and winter season, families are warming their homes for comfort and applying their finishing touches to their holiday decorations.

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  15. Old-time radio, 22 December: A Christmas surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    If The Big .22 Rifle for Christmas proves Dragnet wholly capable of a tragic tear-jerker, then tonight's episode-aired a year later-proves the customarily no-nonsense crime drama could deliver a tear-jerker that may well leave you with gentle admiration for a holiday thief. This, too, would be taken to the show's original television version and to its mid-to-late 1960s television remake.

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  16. Luca's Wood Fired Pizza, under new ownership, serves up some mighty fine wood fired pizzasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

    We are a nation of pizza lovers, from the greasy thin crusted slices of New York City, to the deep dish pies of Chicago, even Southern California is popping out new and exciting artisan creations every day.

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  17. Counting My Dog Park BlessingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

    The holidays are here! By the time you read this, presents are wrapped , trees are up, menorahs are lit, cookies are made.

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  18. 24-hour Childline service to remain open after funding boostRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    CHILDLINE will remain open 24 hours a day after last-minute public donations were boosted by a government funding arrangement. Earlier this year the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children warned its helpline faced closure each night unless a funding deficit of a 1.2m could be overcome.

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  19. CommunityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

    Perfectly Knotty Sit-N-Stitch. First Tuesday of the month, 6pm @ The Village 302 North Alder Ave, Granite Falls, WA, 98252.

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  20. Spreckels to Encore Next to Normal in Rohnert Park, 1/9-18Read the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Spreckels Theatre Company and Theatre at Large present a special encore main stage presentation of the critically acclaimed Marin County 2014 musical production of "Next to Normal." Anthony Martinez and Alison Peltz and the original cast reprise their roles for six encore performances at Spreckels in Rohnert Park.

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