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‘Second Season' of holiday shopping begins day after Christmas

Santa has left the shopping mall, but the shoppers themselves are a different story. "We got here at about ten after six." says Angela Kavorkian a Louisville, Kentucky shopper.

Couple spends over $5K for night in 'A Christmas Story' house

What's it worth to spend a night in the 'A Christmas Story' house? A Seymour, Indiana couple shelled out thousands of dollars for the honor.

Natural gas prices plunge in mild winter

Heating bills across the United States are falling this winter as unusually warm temperatures in the Eastern United States have crimped demand for natural gas as a source of heat.

California woman gets car back 28 years after it was stolen

The license plates to Lynda Alsip's 1967 Mustang are finally being put on -- after 28 years! Someone stole her car less than one year after she bought it. "It's absolutely amazing," said Alsip.

North Carolina baby needs life-saving heart transplant

Everything changed for one Piedmont family two weeks ago, when they found out their 3-month-old baby, Jax, has heart disease.

U.S. hopes to transfer dozens from Gitmo in 6 months, official says

The Obama administration hopes to transfer dozens of detainees from Guantanamo Bay in the next six months as part of a stepped-up effort to reduce the population there, according to a U.S. official.

'Saved by the Bell' actor arrested in Wisconsin bar stabbing

Police arrested Dustin Diamond, better known as "Screech" in the early 1990s sitcom, "Saved by the Bell," on Friday in a stabbing incident in Port Washington, Wisconsin.

'The Interview' makes $1 million at box office

"The Interview" banked $1 million at the box office on Christmas Day, and it could make a couple million more over the long holiday weekend.

Americans binged on Frozen toys this holiday

Christmas is over. It's time to take stock of all the weird stuff Americans bought. All things "Frozen." Taylor Swift tunes. A book by Bill O'Reilly. Fleece sweaters.

Christmas baby born on Philadelphia public transit train

Riders of Philadelphia public transit were reminded on Christmas Day that the holiday celebrates a birth in the humblest of circumstances.

U.S. economy appears to be improving as 2014 ends

The economic recovery in the United States appears to be picking up steam.

Daddy Bush to remain in hospital throughout Christmas holiday

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Homeless man receives $100, buys food for others

One-hundred dollars in the hands of a homeless man. Cameras secretly recorded how he would spend the money. Unknowingly the man defied stereotypes.

North Carolina man arrested after killing 2-year-old son on Christmas Eve

The search for a missing two year old boy in Raleigh, North Carolina has come to a sad end. Tristan Blue was reported missing Wednesday afternoon.

Georgia man pays strangers electric bills for Christmas

Jonesboro, GA (WGCL) -- Now that the winter cold is settling in, a Jonesboro man is trying to keep struggling families from losing their electricity.