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Holiday mystery: Letters to Santa arrive at New York City apartment every year

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It's an annual holiday mystery: for some reason hundreds of letters addressed to Santa arrive to a specific apartment in Midtown every year. The owner doesn't know why, but...
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Maya Angelou, Tony Hawk, RuPaul among new members of California Hall of Fame

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Drag queen and TV star RuPaul, late poet Maya Angelou and skateboarding legend Tony Hawk were among 10 people inducted Tuesday night into the California Hall of Fame.
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Activists urging officials to formally close books on PennEast Pipeline project

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After years of protest and court procedures, activists are urging officials to formally close the books on the PennEast Pipeline project.
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Chicago Proud Story Ideas

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Chicago Proud is an ongoing series of ABC 7 Eyewitness News reports and programming efforts spotlighting the remarkable people who make us proud of our hometown.
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Markham church gets surprise donation to holiday pajama drive

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Windy City LIVE surprised a Markham church with hundreds of pairs of pajamas for children in need this holiday season.
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What you need to know about reverse layaway

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The 'buy now, pay later' trend has been popping up as you shop online, but is there a catch? Here's what you need to know.
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Finish this 5 lb. burger in an hour and it's yours for free

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This Pasadena restaurant's 5 lb. burger has big buns and it doesn't lie!
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For the first time, Miss Universe, Miss America, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA are all black women

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Sunday night's crowning represented a historic moment for the Miss Universe pageant, but also for the world's most prestigious pageants.
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WATCH IN 60 SECONDS: Group sues UC system over standardized tests, scattered showers in the forecast, Lafayette hiring pig trapper

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MORNING CATCH-UP: Group sues UC system over standardized tests, scattered showers in the forecast, Lafayette hiring pig trapper. Here's what's happening in the Bay Area in 60...
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News Fix: Climate activist Greta Thunberg named TIME Person of the Year

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Here's a look at the top stories for your daily News Fix.
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Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Home displaying Nazi, Confederate flag art vandalized overnight

Paintings of Confederate flags and a Nazi flag in the yard of William Stark sparked controversy because his home is next to Morris Elementary School. Read more ...

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

WATCH LIVE: DOJ inspector general testifies about Russia report

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee today to discuss the findings of his report into the opening of the... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Bullied fan's T-shirt design helps raise $950K for nonprofit

Sales of a University of Tennessee T-shirt designed by a bullied fourth-grade boy in Florida have raised nearly $1 million for an anti-bullying organization. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked a Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at Juventus' final Champions League group game

Cristiano Ronaldo was incensed after being grabbed by a selfie-hunting pitch invader at the end of Juventus' UEFA Champions League group game against Bayer Leverkusen on... Read more ...

Jersey City's mayor says gunmen targeted kosher market

Jersey City's mayor says gunmen targeted kosher market

The mayor of a New Jersey city says gunmen targeted a kosher market during a shooting that killed six people Tuesday. Read more ...

Black Hebrew Israelites: Who is the black supremacist 'hate group' fingered...

Black Hebrew Israelites: Who is the black supremacist 'hate group' fingered in Jersey City shooting?

One of the suspects in the shooting at a kosher grocery in Jersey City - which left three civilians, one police officer and both attackers dead - has been linked to the fringe... Read more ...