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Celebrate National Candy Cane Day

December 26 may be the day after Christmas or the first day of Kwanzaa.  But the day also brings National Candy Cane day.  So if you're tired of the peppermint, sugary treat, there are other ways to use the candy instead of just tossing them in the trash. >> Read ...

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Bad haircut mug shot a viral sensation

A Michigan man’s mug shot is going viral due to his memorable haircut. According to FOX 17, Codi Antoniello, 19, and a minor were arrested for allegedly attacking another man with a pickax and a baseball bat. Police say the assault was triggered by an argument that started on Facebook ...

Reports: Statue of baby Jesus stolen, swapped with pig's head

Police in Massachusetts say a statue of baby Jesus was stolen and swapped with a pig's head outside a church on Christmas morning, according to Fox 25 in Boston. The pig appeared to be freshly decapitated, according to police. Pastor John Delaney, who runs Sacred Hearts Church, said he was ...

Strangers light up night for boy with terminal cancer

A Maryland man wanted to bring a little light to the life of a child who is battling a deadly brain tumor.   Bryan Bartlett normally decorates his Howard County home with tens of thousands of lights, WBAL reports, but this year the project brought a few more special smiles, and ...

Man removed from plane over Christmas greeting dispute

Bah humbug, indeed. One man was escorted off an airplane at New York's LaGuardia Airport because he didn't like it when airline staff wished him a Merry Christmas. When a gate agent began welcoming everyone with the standard Christmas greeting, the unruly passenger responded with, “You shouldn’t say that because ...

Man living in bus for month to fund homeless mobile makeover program

A Georgia man says he is spending 30 days and nights on top of an old school bus that he hopes to transform into a mobile makeover unit for the homeless. Terrence Lester has already spent 11 days and nights eating, drinking and sleeping on the bus, but he still ...

Mail thief tries to escape on kayak

A suspected mail thief chose a bizarre getaway vehicle and got caught in the middle of Lake Sammamish.  Now he and a woman are in the King County Jail. "I just thought it was a kayak theft, a kayak hijacking,” explained Brian Conway, standing with his son Nolan on the ...

Massive light display gives back to charity

A Jacksonville family is spreading the holiday cheer while helping our nation’s military families. The light display has attracted hundreds of people, and the Christmas display was the winner of a network reality TV show. But what matters most to this family is making a difference for military families.   ...

Girl with cerebral palsy follows dreams of becoming entrepreneur

Longtime entrepreneur Paul Monahan is passionate about his baking business. His patience, however, is an ingredient of which he is in short supply. But a chance meeting between him and an Atlanta girl with cerebral palsy has presented an opportunity for her to follow her dreams of being a successful ...

Artist creating bronze statue to honor fallen K-9 officer Rocco

A police dog killed in the line of duty will soon become part of a Pittsburgh landmark. Pittsburgh artist Susan Wagner is creating a bronze statue of K-9 officer Rocco to honor him. “I was so happy to be able to do this for the police,” said Wagner. The statue ...

Bride surprised by flash mob wedding at Mall of Georgia

Christina was dressed in her wedding gown at the Mall of Georgia where she thought she was going to take bridal photos. But her fiancé had a different plan that would change her life.   As the photographer led her outside to the giant Christmas tree outside the mall, the ...

The Roomba 500 model, a vacuum-cleaning robot, detects dirt and clean from room to room. ($119.99 to $399.99)

Nothing says Christmas like a dog dressed as Santa on a Roomba

It's not truly Christmas until you've seen a puppy dressed like Santa Claus riding a Roomba vacuum cleaner. Five, a Boston Terrier, not only endures wearing an adorable Santa costume but also stoically rides a Roomba around the room. So now, you can watch this, and enjoy your holiday like ...

 

Police: Teen in Santa hat and pal stole daycare’s fire extinguishers

One 18-year-old wearing a Santa Claus hat and another with a “Carpe Diem” chest tattoo stole fire extinguishers from preschool’s buses not once but twice, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Alexander Fyfe and Grant Sullivan, the accused teens, got caught on tape both times they plundered school buses ...

A special Christmas for baby girl saved at Seattle Children’s Hospital

A baby girl is home for Christmas after doctors at Seattle Children's turned to a drug that isn't approved by the FDA. Four-month-old Tatiana Saianna was born Aug. 29. Doctors quickly discovered she'd inhaled meconium- amniotic fluid mixed with her stool. Her lungs collapsed. Saiaana was transported to Seattle Children's ...

Amazing video: Monkey rescues electrocuted friend

It’s not uncommon to see monkeys among people in the busy city of Kanpur, India. But onlookers had never seen anything like this — a hero monkey who revived his friend after the friend was electrocuted. The injured money fell from high-tension wires above railway tracks after being shocked by ...

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