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Survey Shows Nearly Half of Americans Are Late Christmas Gift Shoppers

Aren't done with your Christmas shopping yet?

Well, join the crowd.

According to a just-released Harris Poll survey, millions of Americans are waiting until the last minute to complete their holiday shopping.

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Nintendo, Ebates, Mazda and Amazon Top Holiday Ads In Survey

Ace Metrix has unveiled its top 10 holiday commercials.

Nintendo, Ebates, Mazda and Amazon topped the list.

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Track Santa’s Worldwide Journey on Christmas Eve

Years ago you had to listen for reindeer bells to know when Santa was near.

Today, you can track Santa's entire trip around the globe with video, apps, and other technology.

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Mom Writes Threatening Letter From Santa to ‘Naughty’ Daughter

If the Elf on the Shelf doesn't get your kids to behave, then maybe it's best to summon the pre-eminent authority on being naughty and nice, like this woman did.

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Son of a Nutcracker, It’s 15 Festive Facts About ‘Elf’!

There’s no consensus on what the best Christmas movie of all-time is, but ‘Elf‘ would have to be up there with the best of them. Released in 2003, the film has gone on to become a bonafide classic, watched as many times over the holidays as ‘A Christmas Story’ or ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’. Do you share an affinity for elf culture? Now you can test your ‘Elf’ knowledge with the latest installment of You Think You Know Movies!

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Delightful One-Man Band in Airport Puts on Awesome Christmas Concert

Holiday traveling can turn anyone into a grinch, what with the long lines, delays and the crush of people also trying to get somewhere. Well, this man wants to keep the smile on every weary traveler's face.

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Category: Christmas, Music
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Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ Dates to 1843 [Video]

One of the most familiar and cherished Christmas stories has been around a long time — 171 years in fact.

English author Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" was first published in 1843.

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Amazing Gifts Under $20 Will Make You a Holiday Hero

So, you barely know Larry from accounting, but you drew his name for your office's secret Santa. What do you do? Let us help.

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Christmas Dinner
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Unusual Christmas Dinners Around the World Are a Shock to the Taste Buds

Ham may be the gold standard for Christmas dinner in the States, but step outside the border and you're bound to find a whole other kind of meal for the big day.

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‘Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration’ Airs Christmas Day on ABC [Video]

In ABC's “Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration,” celebrities share their holiday wishes and discuss what it means to be a part of what is now a 31-year-old Disney holiday tradition.

In addition, Disney has added a "Frozen" twist tied to the blockbuster movie for the annual Christmas Day special, which airs for two hours starting at 10 a.m. EST Thursday.

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How Are Candy Canes Made? [Video]

Forget about watching elves make toys this Christmas. Why not watch how some beloved holiday treats are made?

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Carols
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‘Progressive’ Christmas Carols Are Honest Holiday Songs We Need

Carols are as much a part of Christmas as egg nog and ugly sweaters, but they're a little outdated, aren't they?

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