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See Just How Long It Takes You to Find Santa in This Dizzying Optical Illusion

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‘A Christmas Story Live!’ Will (Almost) Make You Want to Shoot Your Own Ears Out

FOX’s live musical staging of Ralphie’s quest for a Red Ryder BB gun was a triumph of directing, but suffered from a score about as appealing as a …

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7 mind-bending facts about magic mushrooms

From ancient shamans (and Santa Claus?) to scientists studying mental health, humans have a long fascination with 'magic' fungi.<p>Fungi have flourished …

Magic Mushrooms

The history behind Christmas traditions: Saint Nicholas, mistletoe and crackers

A tree in the living room, mince pies with our tea and Santa coming down the chimney: all are staples of the Christmas experience, yet we seldom stop to ask why.<p>Discussion of the origins of such festive customs tend to stall with: “Wasn’t it all invented by the Victorians? Or the Germans? Or was it …

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FOX NEWS FIRST: Trump to unveil national security strategy; Russia, tax reform, shutdown on Congress's agenda

Welcome to Fox News First. Not signed up yet? Click here.<p>Developing now, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017:<p><b>President Trump to outline his national security strategy in speech this afternoon</b>• <b><br>A pivotal week is ahead for Congress where it will face final votes on tax reform, race to avoid a government shutdown</b> …

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7-Year-Old Texas Girl Wrote a Two-Sentence Letter to Santa — And Now Hundreds Are Answering

A 7-year-old girl in Edinburg, Texas, wrote a heartbreaking letter to Santa this Christmas asking for only a few simple gifts.<p>The little girl, …

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Watch A French Motorcyclist Dressed As Santa Chase Down A Hit-And-Run Driver

For many people, seeing a Frenchman dressed as Santa Claus on a motorcycle usually means that Cirque du Soleil is in town, so be extra wary and trust</i> …

Cirque du Soleil

Biker dressed as Santa Claus chases down and catches hit-and-run driver in incredible video

It’s the sort of thing we’d imagine might make the real Father Christmas sit up and say ‘Ho ho ho’ – as a biker dressed as Santa chased (and caught) …

The 5 Worst Rock Christmas Cover Songs

There are some amazing rock versions of Christmas carols out there, but unfortunately, there are also some duds. Sometimes even talented musicians …

Rock Music

Where is Santa Claus right now? Google Earth Tracker offers yet another way to follow Father Christmas' route on Christmas Eve

Google has got into the festive spirit by bringing back its Santa Tracker for 2017.<p>Much like the NORAD Santa Tracker, the tech giant is committed to …

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Why Microsoft Gave a Free Xbox One S to a 9-Year-Old

Microsoft was in the giving spirit recently after it discovered a nine-year-old boy from Ohio who did a good deed.<p>Earlier this month, Mikah Frye told …

Tech Industry

Six Ways to Make the New Tax Bill Work For You

At the end of every year, millions of Americans can make strategic moves to shave a few bucks off their April tax bill. Right now, millions more …

Retirement

'Three stab wounds to the snowman': Teens spotted slashing Christmas display

A Toronto couple is looking for justice in a vicious knife attack that left three inflatable Christmas characters with severe injuries, including a …

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Christmas Jokes 2017: Funny Riddles And Holiday One-Liners For Kids And Adults

With Christmas just days away, its the perfect time for some fun and laughter with friends and family. While people are preparing for celebrations …

Entertainment

A second Brexit referendum will inspire Trump's opposition

Britain is a nation with character not prone to self-doubt. It is resolute and knows how to suffer silently when things go wrong.<p>Americans know this …

Donald Trump

11 Instagram Captions When Santa Claus Visits, Because We've Been Waiting For This All Year

For someone who only visits people once a year, Santa Claus sure knows how to stir up a buzz. It is basically the highlight of every kid's Christmas, …

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A Battle Over Santa Claus Is Blowing Up a Facebook Group for New York Moms

“Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus,” veteran newsman Francis Pharcellus Church wrote in an 1897 editorial in New York’s <i>The Sun</i> newspaper, replying to a letter from 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon asking if Santa was, in fact, real. “He exists as certainly as love and generosity and devotion exist, …

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Microsoft surprises 9-year-old boy with Xbox after he gave his up for the homeless

A 9-year-old boy in northern Ohio peered out a car window a few weeks ago and saw a hint of his past: People without homes wandering in the cold.<p>"And he said, 'Well, they're cold,'" the boy's grandmother, Terry Brant, recalled to Cleveland's Fox 8. "And I said, 'What do you want to give them, a …

The Gay Icons of Christmas Classics

Every year, we gather around our televisions and re-visit the Christmas classics we all grew up with. Be they animated specials or feature films, …

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Christmas quiz: Name the slightly obscure festive films

<b>Christmas is here, bringing with it a copious amount of festive films to feast on.</b><p>But do you know your Christmas movies as well as you think?<p>Can you …

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Santa Claus Stock Rally May Not Bring Gifts

You better watch out: the Santa Claus rally may not be coming to town after all. The venerable Stock Trader’s Almanac tells us that Santa Claus “tends to come to Wall Street nearly ever year, bringing a short, sweet, respectable rally within the last five days of the year and the first two in …

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Leominster teen brings holiday cheer for those in need

Volunteers wrap gifts for the sixth annual Holiday Mission for Kylee's Kare Kits for Kidz at Our Lady of the Lake in Leominster on Sunday. SENTINEL & …

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Keeping the magic alive - what to say when your child asks if Santa is real

Little kids are more informed than ever these days which sadly means they’re discovering the truth about Santa a lot earlier than generations past. …

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Autism at Christmas: 'My son likes to lock himself in his room'

<b>For many children Christmas is the most exciting time of the year, but for those with autism - and for the families who look after them - it can be an extraordinarily challenging period.</b><p>Some of the simplest joys associated with Christmas, such as opening presents or eating turkey, can become …

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The greatest on-screen Santas

Because Brandon Flowers isn't the only man who looks good in a red suit<p>Who are the greatest on-screen Santas? Like, obviously all are excellent in …

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Grocery stores cashing in on penny rounding

Wall Street may set a record today, markets rise thanks to the Santa Claus rally, and grocery stores cashing in on penny rounding 680 NEWS senior …

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Cool Blue Christmas Sings a Different Holiday Song — 221 of Them, to Be Exact

Few holiday staples are as nauseating as the overexposed Christmas song. That 47 millionth broadcast of “Silver Bells” or “Rudolph the Red-Nosed …

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10 financial lessons you can learn from holiday movies

Millions of Americans tuning into holiday movies won’t just be getting a dose of holiday cheer.<p>Holiday films have become something of a juggernaut …

Business

Watch as singing police officer brightens shoppers' day at Tesco

A singing police officer brought Christmas cheer to shoppers at a Redcar supermarket.<p>This video shows the cheery police officer walk to the front of …

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Dr Ciara Kelly’s guide to a stress-free Christmas

Let me start up front by saying — I love Christmas! I’m the person who doesn’t mind them playing Fairytale of New York two weeks before Halloween and …

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