It's a strange custom dating back centuries.
You won't get your deliveries in a New York minute, but you might be able to get them in a Manhattan hour.
The AKC now recognizes 184 breeds of dogs.
For children, waiting for Christmas is filled with wonder and fun.
Fewer people are dying from cancer and heart disease in rich countries and there's a better survival rate in poor countries from tuberculosis and malaria.
Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, on Monday, Dec. 22.
Star quarterback Jameis Winston has been cleared in a hearing looking into alleged sexual assault charges.
Seattle thumped Arizona 35-6 to take control of the battle for the NFC West division crown.
Defending Super Bowl champions Seattle also booked their place in the postseason.
The boxing legend has been hospitalized with pneumonia.
An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.
A prosecutor says he won't file charges against a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man.
Cuban cigars are considered by many as the best in the world.
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President Barack Obama says the massive hacking was not an act of war but instead was cyber-vandalism.
The average price nationwide has dropped to $2.47 a gallon.
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Mike Myers interrupts "Saturday Night Live" to address North Korea and Sony Pictures directly about the hack.
A look back on the legendary career of the "Up Where We Belong" hitmaker.
The raspy-voiced, Grammy-winning "You Are So Beautiful" singer has lost his battle with lung cancer.
The singer has turned his community service into a full-time job for the next six weeks.
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Twitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on this holiday display.
A leaked Sony email named British actor Idris Elba as the frontrunner to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond.
The "Sex and the City" star could be heading back to HBO.
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