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Journalists to Be Honored at New Year's Eve Times Square Ball Drop
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Journalists to Be Honored at New Year's Eve Times Square Ball Drop

A group of journalists will ring in the New Year in Times Square on Monday Night. The Times Square Alliance announced that a group of journalists will be honored as the evening’s special guests. NBC’s... »

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Gets Some New Sparkle
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Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Gets Some New Sparkle

Preparations for New Year's Eve in Times Square are taking shape, and some of those shapes are 192 new crystal triangles on the famous ball. The new Waterford crystal triangles will join about 2,500 others... »

Flight Attendant's Dad Flies on All Her Flights on Christmas

Flight Attendant's Dad Flies on All Her Flights on Christmas

Many families travel to be with their loved ones for the holidays but one father took things to a whole new level this Christmas – literally. Pierce Vaughn, a Delta flight attendant, was scheduled to work... »

Boxing Day Has Nothing to Do With Uppercuts. Here's What It Is
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Boxing Day Has Nothing to Do With Uppercuts. Here's What It Is

In Britain and other countries like Australia and Canada, the day after Christmas is a secular national holiday known as Boxing Day. Here's a brief look at some theories about how the holiday got its name... »

LA Street Artist Brings Holiday Cheer to Homeless
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LA Street Artist Brings Holiday Cheer to Homeless

More than 58,000 people in Los Angeles County are spending Christmas on the street, with no roof over their heads, but one local artist is doing his part to brighten the day for those thousands of people... »

2 Million in Times Square for New Year's? Experts Say No Way
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2 Million in Times Square for New Year's? Experts Say No Way

Ryan Seacrest and Anderson Cooper will be there. Snoop Dogg, too. But 1 or 2 million people in New York's Times Square for New Year's Eve? As Snoop would say, you must be sippin' on gin and juice. Crowd-size... »

'Shark Tank' Star: Paying Debt Is Best New Year's Resolution

'Shark Tank' Star: Paying Debt Is Best New Year's Resolution

The start of a new year is more than just an opportunity to pop some bubbly. It also serves as a fresh slate; a time to set new goals and create a game plan to execute them. But there’s one aspect of your life... »

MLB Pitcher Gives Parents Christmas Gift of a Lifetime
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MLB Pitcher Gives Parents Christmas Gift of a Lifetime

Kansas City Royals pitcher Brady Singer gave his parents the surprise Christmas gift of a lifetime Tuesday. The heartwarming video has since been shared thousands of times on social media. »

'Marginal': 7-Year-Old Talks to Trump on Christmas Eve
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'Marginal': 7-Year-Old Talks to Trump on Christmas Eve

Collman Lloyd of South Carolina spent part of her Christmas Eve on the phone with President Donald Trump, who told the 7-year-old that Christmas was "marginal" for children her age. »

Holiday Return Policies: Some Naughty, Some Nice

Holiday Return Policies: Some Naughty, Some Nice

U.S. retailers expect to handle about $72 billion worth of holiday returns this year, according to estimates from the National Retail Federation. That’s 10 percent of their total holiday sales. An analysis... »

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Teen Stabs Classmate Who Didn't Invite Him to Sleepover
Teen Stabs Classmate Who Didn't Invite Him to Sleepover

A teenager is facing charges for allegedly stabbing another teen on Sunday in Whitman, Massachusetts. A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries following the stabbing in the area of 983...

Investigators to Release 'Full Narrative' of Ortiz Shooting
Investigators to Release 'Full Narrative' of Ortiz Shooting

Investigators plan to release a "full narrative" of what they believe happened in the shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, according to the Ministries of the Dominican Republic. It's been just...

Walsh: 'No Fare Increase Until the Red Line Is Fixed'
Walsh: 'No Fare Increase Until the Red Line Is Fixed'

While crews work to repair damage from last week's Red Line derailment and while commuters continue to experience delays, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is saying the MBTA should not increase fares until the system is...

Apparent Human Bones Discovered on Wakefield Property
Apparent Human Bones Discovered on Wakefield Property

Police are investigating the discovery of bones at a property in Wakefield, Massachusetts. The discovery was made at a 12-step recovery home on Lakeshore Drive Monday. Police said they have no confirmation at...

Socialite, Designer, Artist Gloria Vanderbilt Dies at 95
Socialite, Designer, Artist Gloria Vanderbilt Dies at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the "poor little rich girl" of the Great Depression, survived family tragedy and multiple marriages and reigned...

Somerville Mayor Sues Kirk Minihane, Barstool Sports
Somerville Mayor Sues Kirk Minihane, Barstool Sports

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone is suing Barstool Sports and former Boston radio host Kirk Minihane for conducting a fake interview earlier this month in which he fooled the mayor into thinking he was a Boston...