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Holiday Gift Guide 2016

Holiday Gift Guide 2016

John Waters on 'Hairspray' and Christmas Gifts
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John Waters on 'Hairspray' and Christmas Gifts

Mark Segraves spoke with John Waters, who wrote and directed a 1988 movie “Hairspray," at his home in Baltimore about everything from what makes a good Christmas gift to what Baltimore thinks of D.C. »

Moose Wanders Onto Vermont Farm, Attempts to Befriend Cows
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Moose Wanders Onto Vermont Farm, Attempts to Befriend Cows

A farm in northern Vermont got quite a surprise this past weekend when a moose snuck into a cow pasture and appeared to try to befriend the animals there. Cattle ranchers Sharyn and Tim Abbott were returning to... »

Santa Claws: Beaver Picks Through Christmas Decor at Dollar Store

Santa Claws: Beaver Picks Through Christmas Decor at Dollar Store

When it's time to decorate your dam, you have to hit the store. »

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 "toy-lover's... »

Amazing Gingerbread Manor Took 500 Hours To Make

Amazing Gingerbread Manor Took 500 Hours To Make

It's a manor good enough to eat. London cookie boutique Biscuiteers took 500 hours, 65 pounds of butter and sugar, 240 eggs and 475 pounds of icing to reproduce the Waddesdon Manor in gingerbread. »

Dominos Japan Pulls the Reins on Reindeer Delivery Program

Dominos Japan Pulls the Reins on Reindeer Delivery Program

Domino's Japan has pulled the reins on its special caribou-based delivery program just one week after it launched, after the reindeer continually shook their antlers, refused to stop at delivery spots, and kept... »

Americans To Spend 1.5 Times More on Christmas For Pets
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Americans To Spend 1.5 Times More on Christmas For Pets

It looks like pets made Santa's "nice" list this year, as Americans are set to spend 1.5 times the amount of cash on their furry friends as they did in 2015. »

'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... »

Dazzling Rockefeller Center Christmas Trees From Years Past

Dazzling Rockefeller Center Christmas Trees From Years Past

Each year for the last 84 years, the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree in New York helps usher in the holiday season. Past trees have made the trek from around the country, including Pennsylvania and New Jersey.... »

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Ex-Hartford Cop Linked to Excessive Force Probe Charged With Assault

Ex-Hartford Cop Linked to Excessive Force Probe Charged With Assault

The retired Hartford police officer who is purportedly seen kicking a handcuffed suspect laying on the ground in a dashcam video linked to an investigation into possible excessive force has been arrested...

St. Francis Warns Heart Surgery Patients of Infection Risk

St. Francis Warns Heart Surgery Patients of Infection Risk

St. Francis is among several hospitals warning thousands of patients about contaminated devices used during surgery that could put them at risk for infection.

Woman Stole Christmas Gifts Delivered to Shelton Homes: Police

Woman Stole Christmas Gifts Delivered to Shelton Homes: Police

Shelton police arrested a woman Thursday accused of stealing Christmas gifts delivered to homes in town.

Trump Taps Fast-Food CEO as Labor Secretary

Trump Taps Fast-Food CEO as Labor Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Andy Puzder, the outspoken CEO of the fast-food company that owns burger chains Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, as his secretary of labor.

Montville's NASKART Reaching High Speeds in Hiring Process

Montville's NASKART Reaching High Speeds in Hiring Process

A new indoor go-kart track in Montville, hailed as the world's largest, is inching toward opening. It's also jumpstarting the Montville economy.

First Party Bike in New England to Hit the Streets of New Haven

First Party Bike in New England to Hit the Streets of New Haven

This spring New England’s first party bike will debut on the streets of the Elm City.