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  • A UPS truck and worker are seen in this undated file photo.
  • UPS and FedEx on Thursday apologized to customers for packages that didn't make it in time for Christmas.
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christmas, save money / consumer news
  • Isaiah Johnson is seen in this photo from Dec. 20, 2013. The 14 pound, 7.6 ounce baby is the second-biggest baby to be born in the state of Florida.
  • A mother in Florida gave birth to a 14 pound 7.6 ounce baby boy. He is the second-biggest baby to be born in the state.
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christmas, national news
  • Actors Sylvester Stallone (left) and Robert De Niro (right) talk about their film Grudge Match in this photo from Dec. 2013.
  • Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro are carrying around a 30-year grudge in the new comedy, 'Grudge Match.'
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celebrity, movie news, holiday, christmas, entertainment, george pennacchio
  • A man dressed as Santa Claus was shot with a pellet gun at a toy giveaway in southeast Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2013.
  • A man dressed as Santa Claus was shot with a pellet gun at a toy giveaway in southeast Washington, D.C., on Tuesday.
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christmas, national news
  • ABC7 Anchor Leslie Sykes shares her recipe and gives us tips on how to make some delicious Christmas cookies!
  • ABC7 Anchor Leslie Sykes shares her recipe and gives us tips on how to make some delicious Christmas cookies!
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recipe, christmas, food, bizarre news, leslie sykes
  • Thousands of kids packed the Fremont High School gymnasium in South L.A. Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 for the 48th annual Ruth Moore Christmas party.
  • Thousands of kids packed the Fremont High School gymnasium in South L.A. for the 48th annual Ruth Moore Christmas party.
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christmas, charity, holiday, los angeles news, leo stallworth
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  • Got a techie on your holiday shopping list? Check photos and descriptions of this year's hottest tech toys.
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holiday, christmas, save money / consumer news
  • On Thursday, Uber is delivering trees on demand from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. with the help of The Home Depot.
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christmas, app, save money / consumer news
  • A home Christmas light display is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Christmas lights look lovely in the night, but you want to ensure they don't put you in the dark - or in harm's way.
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christmas, holiday, save money / consumer news, christina salvo
  • In light of the holiday season, the Metro is offering free rides from 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.
  • The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is offering free rides on New Year's Eve to help keep drunk drivers off the road.
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christmas, holiday, new year's eve, los angeles news
  • After a lackluster holiday shopping season, retailers on Wednesday hoped to get a boost with after-Christmas sales.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Shoppers in Burbank turned out to take advantage of great deals the day after Christmas.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Shoppers make their purchases at Foreign Exchange at the Westfield MainPlace mall in Santa Ana on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012.
  • After a lack-luster holiday shopping season, retailers hoped to get a boost with after-Christmas sales.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Shoppers make theiCrowds of shoppers are seen at the Westfield MainPlace mall in Santa Ana on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012. purchases at Foreign Exchange at the Westfield MainPlace mall in Santa Ana on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012.
  • After a lack-luster holiday shopping season, retailers hoped to get a boost with after-Christmas sales.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Families and children are seen at the Midnight Mission on Skid Row for a Christmas celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012.
  • Christmas festivities took place all around LA, including Christmas services and free toys and meals for the needy.
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christmas, holiday, charity, los angeles news, q mccray
  • Families and children are seen at the Midnight Mission on Skid Row for a Christmas celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012.
  • Christmas festivities took place all around LA, including Christmas services and free toys and meals for the needy.
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christmas, holiday, charity, eyewitness news
  • The Laugh Factory in Hollywood is seen.
  • The homeless and anyone who may be alone are welcome to attend the Laugh Factory's free Christmas dinner.
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christmas, holiday, los angeles news
  • Christmas trees are seen Christmas tree enthusiast Alison Siewarts West Hills home on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. Siewarts home had a total of 105 trees.
  • One West Hills mom is decking her halls, kitchen, bathroom and any other available space with 105 Christmas trees.
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christmas, holiday, los angeles news, subha ravindhran
  • Christmas trees are seen Christmas tree enthusiast Alison Siewarts West Hills home on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. Siewarts home had a total of 105 trees.
  • One West Hills mom is decking her halls, kitchen, bathroom and any other available space with 105 Christmas trees.
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christmas, holiday, eyewitness news
  • Families and children are seen at the Midnight Mission on Skid Row for a Christmas celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012.
  • Christmas festivities are happening all around LA, including Christmas services and free toys and meals for the needy.
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christmas, holiday, charity, eyewitness news
  • Two women are seen hugging at LAX on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012.
  • Travel at LAX is light Tuesday, as many are arriving home just in time to celebrate Christmas with their families.
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christmas, holiday, travel, los angeles international airport, los angeles news, darsha philips
  • Two women are seen hugging at LAX on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012.
  • Travel at LAX is light Tuesday, as many are arriving home just in time to celebrate Christmas with their families.
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christmas, holiday, travel, los angeles international airport, eyewitness news
  • Last-minute shoppers braved the crowds to tend to their Christmas list at the Burbank Town Center on Dec. 24, 2012.
  • It came down to the wire for some Southern Californians to finish their Christmas lists.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Last-minute shoppers braved the crowds to tend to their Christmas list at the Burbank Town Center on Dec. 24, 2012.
  • It's getting down to the wire to tend to your Christmas list, but shoppers are still hitting stores.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • How are you getting in the holiday spirit? We asked viewers to send in their favorite holiday photos. Check them out!
  • How are you getting in the holiday spirit? We asked viewers to send in their favorite holiday photos. Check them out!
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christmas, hanukkah, holiday, bizarre news
  • Last-minute shoppers braved the crowds to tend to their Christmas list at the Burbank Town Center on Dec. 24, 2012.
  • It's getting down to the wire to tend to your Christmas list, but shoppers are still hitting stores.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Last-minute shoppers braved the crowds to tend to their Christmas list at the Ontario Mills Mall on Dec. 24, 2012.
  • It's getting down to the wire to tend to your Christmas list, but shoppers are still hitting stores.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Last-minute shoppers braved the crowds to tend to their Christmas list at the Burbank Town Center on Dec. 24, 2012.
  • It's getting down to the wire to tend to your Christmas list, but shoppers are still hitting stores.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Seasons greetings often means over-eating, there are ways to help keep your diet off the naughty list - including exercise or choosing one drink over another.
  • Season's greetings often means over-eating, but there are ways to help keep your diet off the naughty list.
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exercise, holiday, health, christmas, healthy living, denise dador
  • Seasons greetings often means over-eating, there are ways to help keep your diet off the naughty list - including exercise or choosing one drink over another.
  • Season's greetings often means over-eating, there are ways to help keep your diet off the naughty list.
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health, exercise, holiday, christmas, health & food
  • Tommy Velasquez, visiting from Seattle, Wash., loads items onto his car from the Toys R Us in Atwater Village on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012.
  • Not done with your Christmas shopping? Good news for all you procrastinators - many stores will be open extra hours.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • A Nativity Scene on the 1600 block of Woodstock Lane was vandalized on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, authorities said.
  • A pair of Nativity Scenes were vandalized in Huntington Beach, and police said the two incidents appear to be related.
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christmas, orange county news
  • Shoppers are seen outside of a Macys department store in this undated file photo.
  • Some stores are staying open 'round the clock and are offering great deals to last-minute holiday shoppers.
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shopping, christmas, save money / consumer news
  • On Saturday, Dec. 12, 2012, toys were distributed from ABC7s Spark of Love Toy Drive to hundreds of kids in Upland.
  • The holiday season was much brighter this year for children across Southern California thanks to generous ABC7 viewers.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • On Saturday, Dec. 12, 2012, toys were distributed from ABC7s Spark of Love Toy Drive to hundreds of kids in Upland.
  • The holiday season was much brighter this year for children across Southern California thanks to generous ABC7 viewers.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Shoppers are seen in this undated file photo.
  • As the countdown until Christmas ticks away, stores are rolling out all the stops this weekend to lure last-minute shoppers.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news, q mccray
  • Shoppers are seen in this undated file photo.
  • As the countdown until Christmas ticks away, stores are rolling out all the stops to lure last-minute shoppers.
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christmas, shopping, save money / consumer news
  • Grecia Meza asked Santa for an iPod for Christmas. A generous ABC7 viewer made her wish come true.
  • A generous ABC7 viewer decided to play Santa after seeing a story on Eyewitness News about a girl who lost her sister.
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holiday, christmas, dui, orange county news
  • Grecia Meza asked Santa for an iPod for Christmas. A generous ABC7 viewer made her wish come true.
  • A generous ABC7 viewer decided to play Santa after seeing a story on Eyewitness News about a girl who lost her sister.
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holiday, christmas, dui, eyewitness news
  • Viewers set the record in Anaheim by filling a record 14 buses at the Stuff-A-Bus event at the Honda Center.
  • Viewers set the record in Anaheim by filling a record 14 buses at the Stuff-A-Bus event at the Honda Center.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Yoda and Obi-Wan Kenobi helped Garth the Elf use the force to collect toys at the Stuff-A-Bus toy drive on Friday.
  • Yoda and Obi-Wan Kenobi helped Garth the Elf 'use the force' to collect toys at the Stuff-A-Bus toy drive on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • The Anaheim Bolts Dance Team brought toys to Garth the Elf at the Honda Center for Stuff-A-Bus on Friday.
  • The Anaheim Bolts Dance Team brought toys to Garth the Elf at the Honda Center for Stuff-A-Bus on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Anaheim got into record territory before 5 p.m. on by filling 11 buses during ABC7s Stuff-A-Bus event.
  • Anaheim got into record territory before 5 p.m. on by filling 11 buses during ABC7's Stuff-A-Bus event.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Supercross rider Darryn Durham donated several bikes to help Garth the Elf collect toys in Anaheim for on Friday.
  • Supercross rider Darryn Durham donated several bikes to help Garth the Elf collect toys in Anaheim for on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Groove Radio collected toys at their annual holiday party to donate to ABC7s Stuff-A-Bus in Anaheim on Friday.
  • Groove Radio collected toys at their annual holiday party to donate to ABC7's Stuff-A-Bus in Anaheim on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Michael Wieczorek, 42, was arrested for allegedly stealing a package off a porch of a Rancho Palos Verdes home. Investigators also found identity theft materials during a search of his home in San Pedro.
  • L.A. deputies uncovered a plethora of stolen goods while investigating a suspected thief they dubbed the 'San Pedro Grinch.'
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arrest, burglary, christmas, los angeles news
  • Our Stuff-A-Bus Toy Drive at the Honda Center in Anaheim on Friday drew crowds of all ages wanting to help the cause.
  • Our Stuff-A-Bus Toy Drive at the Honda Center in Anaheim on Friday drew crowds of all ages wanting to help the cause.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • JAKKS Pacific brought vans and trucks full of toys to help Garth the Elf Stuff-A-Bus in Anaheim on Friday.
  • JAKKS Pacific brought vans and trucks full of toys to help Garth the Elf Stuff-A-Bus in Anaheim on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • DreamWorks brought How to Train Your Dragon toys to help Garth the Elf Stuff-A-Bus in Anaheim on Friday.
  • DreamWorks brought 'How to Train Your Dragon' toys to help Garth the Elf Stuff-A-Bus in Anaheim on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community
  • Bens Asphalt brought toys and Garth-the-Elf cakes to the Stuff-A-Bus toy drive in Anaheim on Friday.
  • Ben's Asphalt brought toys and Garth-the-Elf cakes to the Stuff-A-Bus toy drive in Anaheim on Friday.
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community activity, benefit, charity, christmas, in your community