First lady Michelle Obama greets children during a holiday celebration showing the holiday decorations at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
The familiar black dog with the white chest and white front paws starred in past Christmases in President Barack Obama's White House, but America's first pooch had to let someone else in the picture this holiday season: his little sister, Sunny.
A big chunk of the U.S. is getting a blast of wintry weather. Some areas are experiencing frigid temperatures. Some are seeing sleet, snow and ice. Several deaths have been reported, most resulting from treacherous driving conditions. Hundreds of flights have been canceled and holiday celebr…
This time of year, I have eggnog on the brain, and soon, perhaps, also on the hips. But the big question when considering a holiday beverage is not how fattening is it? But is it spiked?
This “Flower of the Forest” chandelier, by Stefanie Odegard, adds a great spike to this guest room without overwhelming.
Coming together for a holiday meal is a wonderful tradition. But let's be honest… if you have young children, or picky eaters of any age, those holiday meals carry just a little bit of dread.
Cheese reindeer made out of Laughing Cow Cheese, pretzels and red bell pepper pieces are a fun and festive treat for little ones at holiday parties.
CROWN POINT | Reservations are still being accepted for tonight's Air Calvary Christmas party.
Welcome to “Starcast” – a delightful look into what the Cosmos has in store for the 12 sun-signs. There’s no doubt about it – our solar system is not only magnificent – it’s also extremely dependable. Wherever you are on Earth, you can be happy or sad or inspired; you can fall madly in love,…
Call Jelly Bean the Clown for Balloon Animal Sculptures, Comedy Magic, and Face Painting For Your Child's Next Birthday Party!
Jelly Bean the Clown has been clowning since 1977 and has an extensive background of experience with decades of smiles under the paint.
Japan's parliament has approved a state secrets law that stiffens penalties for leaks by government officials and for journalists who seek such information, overriding criticism that it could be used to cover up government abuses and suppress civil liberties.
A student on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Omaha adjusts her scarf, in Omaha, Neb., Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, as temperatures registered 13 degrees with a wind chill of -1. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Jennifer Maez, left, and Jared Romero go out for a stroll in the snow on the Frontage Road along I-25 near Santa Fe, N.M. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. A storm system swept through parts of New Mexico early Thursday, dumping up to 6 inches of snow across the state and causing highway headaches, sc…
Cheetahs Mojo and Marvin, who are brothers, pass time inside their pen, at Denver Zoo, which was closed to the public due to extreme cold, in Denver Thursday Dec. 5, 2013. A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the country has brought bitterly cold temperatures that prompted safe…
In this undated photo provided by The North Dakota Petroleum Council is an oil rig surrounded by snow in western North Dakota's oil patch. Some people were choosing to stay indoors as an arctic blast swept across the Northern Plains, but the prospect of temperatures not cracking single digit…
Sherry Youngblood monitors road and bridge conditions in the North Texas Tollway Authority command room in preparation for icy roads and winter weather in Plano, Texas, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. North Texas is preparing for an ice storm that is to arrive Thursday evening. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Before dawn and in -9 degree weather, Tom Tuning, right, greets men who wait for the opening of the St. Francis Center's day shelter, where Tuning is finance director, in downtown Denver, Thursday Dec. 5, 2013. A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the country has brought bitter…
A big chunk of the U.S. is getting a blast of wintry weather. Some areas are experiencing frigid temperatures. Some are seeing snow and ice. Several deaths have been reported, most resulting from treacherous driving conditions. Hundreds of flights have been canceled and holiday celebrations …
The Obama administration is letting companies seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles over 30 years without penalty.
A soldier secures the entrance of the draw hall one day before the draw for the 2014 soccer World Cup in Costa do Sauipe near Salvador, Brazil, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Victor Caivano)
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