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Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 12:55 PM EST

Target Reissues Menorah Recall Over Fire Hazard Concerns

With Hanukkah several weeks away, Target is reminding customers it has recalled thousands of menorahs because they post a fire hazard. »

Report Lists 'Best Places' for New Year's Eve

Report Lists 'Best Places' for New Year's Eve

A new report from the personal-finance site WalletHub lists the top destinations in the United States to celebrate New Year's Eve. The report says the best city to ring in 2017 is Orlando followed by San... »

Amazon Go Store Tests Checkout-Free Shopping

Amazon Go Store Tests Checkout-Free Shopping

Amazon is testing a grocery store model in Seattle that works without checkout lines. Called Amazon Go, shoppers scan their Amazon app when they enter the store, and then sensors register items that shoppers... »

Santa's North Pole Home Listed on Zillow

Santa's North Pole Home Listed on Zillow

Popular real estate marketplace company Zillow added a new property listing to their website just in time for the holidays -- Santa Claus' North Pole house. Maison Krin is described as a... »

New Britain 'Christmas House' Decorated One Last Time

2016 will be the final year for the Christmas lights at Rita Giancola's house in New Britain, according to her granddaughter, Michelle. Rita passed away in August. »

Ballerina Misty Copeland Launches Dancewear Line ÉGAL

Ballerina Misty Copeland Launches Dancewear Line ÉGAL

Ballerina Misty Copeland, who is known for breaking body stereotypes in the dance world, has launched her line of dancewear apparel. »

'12 Days of Christmas' Gifts Will Cost You $34,363

'12 Days of Christmas' Gifts Will Cost You $34,363

The slow recovery of the U.S. economy is continuing to keep the cost of Christmas — or at least the gifts listed in "The Twelve Days of Christmas" — from spiraling out of control. The price of two turtle doves... »

Napoleon Dynamite and Pedro Reunite for Burger King Ad

Napoleon Dynamite and Pedro Reunite for Burger King Ad

Napoleon Dynamite and Pedro are back…for Burger King, that is. Jon Heder and Efren Ramirez reunited for a commercial for Burger King’s new cheesy tots. »

$2 Gets You a Free Wendy's Frosty With Each Visit in 2017
Gold Bud Light Cans Could Win You Super Bowl Tix for Life

Gold Bud Light Cans Could Win You Super Bowl Tix for Life

The rush is on for football fans around the country to strike Super Bowl gold. Bud Light is offering beer drinkers who find special gold cans a chance to win tickets to the Super Bowl for the rest of... »

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Connecting You to Our Annual Food Drive
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