Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Holiday Gift Guide 2014

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

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Thief Returns Gifts to Texas Family Before Christmas

A Kaufman County, Texas, family had their gifts stolen from their porch just two days before Christmas, but the alleged front porch bandit later had a change of heart. »

Look: Celebrities Share Holiday Photos

Celebrities took to Twitter and Instagram to share holiday photos showing them with their loved ones, pals, pets and gifts under the Christmas tree. Check out some of what they shared. »

Toys "R" Us Open 39 Hours for Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers

In the mad dash to finish Christmas shopping, you'll have more time to buy those toys for the kids as Toys "R" Us opens for 39 hours straight. »

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Stuffed Santa Clawed by Bear in California Forest

A California photographer captured an unusual animal attack in the Angeles National Forest– a black bear beating up Santa Claus. »

Heartwarming Holiday Stories From Across the U.S.

The Christmas spirit was alive and well this year from coast to coast, with a stranger paying off the layaway accounts of struggling families and police and firefighters stepping in with replacement gifts after... »

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Transit Police Help Mother Deliver Baby Onboard Train

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority officers jumped into action to help a mother deliver the ultimate Christmas gift Thursday evening — a baby boy. »

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Operation SANTA Puts Safety First This Holiday Season

With the help of a federal grant program called Operation Stop Another Needless Traffic Accident, or SANTA, officers cruising the streets this holiday season are watching out for drunk driving, distracted... »

Wet Christmas: Soaking Storm Brewing for the Holiday

The weather may disrupt Christmas travel on the East Coast as almost 100 million Americans take to the roads and skies, according to NBC News. »

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Postal Service Braces for Busiest Mailing Day

The U.S. Postal Service is preparing for its yearly rush. The agency said Monday, Dec. 15, will be the busiest mailing day of the year, with over 640 million cards, letters and packages expected to be processed.... »

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I-95 North Remains Closed After Fiery Truck Crash

I-95 North Remains Closed After Fiery Truck Crash

The southbound side of Interstate 95 has reopened in Stonington after closing along with the northbound side as LifeStar responded to a fiery tractor-trailer crash.

Vehicle Hits DOT Worker in I-95 Crash in Norwalk

Vehicle Hits DOT Worker in I-95 Crash in Norwalk

One of two vehicles involved in a crash on Interstate 95 north in Norwalk struck a Department of Transportation worker late Friday morning.

Police Nab 'Extremely Violent' Suspect in Pastor Shooting

Police Nab 'Extremely Violent' Suspect in Pastor Shooting

Hartford police have captured the man accused of shooting a pastor who was putting out flags for Memorial Day, then shooting another man less than 15 minutes later.

Police Seize Thousands of Heroin Bags, Arrest 11

Police Seize Thousands of Heroin Bags, Arrest 11

Hartford police arrested 11 people in a "large scale heroin trafficking operation" on Thursday, police said.

Drowned Aylan, 3, Laid to Rest in Home City

Drowned Aylan, 3, Laid to Rest in Home City

The 3-year-old Syrian boy Aylan Kurdi, whose drowning has shined a spotlight on the plight of thousands of migrants and refugees from war-torn countries trying to get to Europe, was buried Friday alongside...

4 Injured in Bus, Truck Crash

4 Injured in Bus, Truck Crash

Four people were hospitalized after a crash involving a CT Transit bus and a small truck in Cromwell late Friday morning.