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Space-Baked Cookies, ‘Mighty’ Mice Back on Earth via SpaceX

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The first batch of space-baked cookies is back on Earth, along with muscle-bound “mighty” mice and other space station experiments. “We’re anxious to welcome the mice home!” — Dr. Se-Jin Lee of the Jackson Laboratory in Connecticut ...
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Banksy Takes Politically Charged Nativity Scene to Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, West Bank — The mysterious street artist known as Banksy has displayed a politically charged Nativity scene in Bethlehem, the town revered as Jesus' birthplace, just in time for the busy Christmas season. “Banksy is trying to remind the world tha...

Video Catches Vandal Wildly Slashing Madera Christmas Display

ABC 30 A man with two blades in his hands was caught on camera savagely swinging at inflatable Christmas decorations in a Madera neighborhood, ripping them apart. Video shows the attacker wildly slashing at Jeff Cox's elaborate annual yard dis...
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Christmas at Kearney Mansion Museum Kicks off Sunday

The Fresno Historical Society has been working overtime to present a visual feast for the holidays at the Kearney Museum Mansion. On Sunday, the society debuts its "Christmas Through the Decades" tree displa...
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Santa, Romance and Horror? ‘Bird Box’ Bucks Holiday Trend

NEW YORK — For so long, movies around the holidays have been merry and bright. Lately, more and more seem murderous and designed to fright. Take this winter, where, of course, sugary options abounded, such as "Mary Poppins Returns" on the big screen and "A ...