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Mistletoe: Poisonous plant becomes Christmas tradition

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It's a strange custom dating back centuries.

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Forget 2-day shipping, Amazon launches 1-hour delivery

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

You won't get your deliveries in a New York minute, but you might be able to get them in a Manhattan hour.

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American Kennel Club adds 4 new dog breeds

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The AKC now recognizes 184 breeds of dogs.

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Waiting for Christmas

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For children, waiting for Christmas is filled with wonder and fun.

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We’re living 6 years longer

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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.

Sports

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, on Monday, Dec. 22.

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Florida State QB Winston cleared in conduct hearing

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Star quarterback Jameis Winston has been cleared in a hearing looking into alleged sexual assault charges.

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Seahawks soar, take control of battle for NFC West

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Seattle thumped Arizona 35-6 to take control of the battle for the NFC West division crown.

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Packers, Steelers, Cowboys head to playoffs

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Defending Super Bowl champions Seattle also booked their place in the postseason.

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Boxing great Muhammad Ali hospitalized

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The boxing legend has been hospitalized with pneumonia.

Weird

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New Jersey Christmas tree controlled by tweets

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Twitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on this holiday display.

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Gold tooth dropped in red kettle

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There's been diamond rings, silver bars, and four-leaf clovers but this could be the first donation of its kind.

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

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Bunnies banned in NYC

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What do bunny rabbits have in common with hyenas, wolverines and polar bears?

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(Don’t) embrace the YES!

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Johns Hopkins University says 300 applicants were mistakenly sent welcome messages when they were actually rejected.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Dr. Evil’ on the Sony hack

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Mike Myers interrupts "Saturday Night Live" to address North Korea and Sony Pictures directly about the hack.

News

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Gas Prices Fall in Maine, Nationwide

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The average retail gasoline price in Maine fell 11 cents in the past week.

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Maine Man Charged with 3 Murders in Court Today

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BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ A Maine man charged with killing his girlfriend and her two children is set to make an initial court appearance in Bangor.

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Bowdoin to Cover Education Costs for Officer’s Son

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BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) _ Maine's Bowdoin College is going to cover the education costs of a student whose father was one of two New York City police officers gunned down over the weekend.

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Ex-officer not charged in fatal Milwaukee shooting

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A prosecutor says he won't file charges against a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man.

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Brunswick Schools Face Lawsuit Over Bullying Allegations

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BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) - The Maine Human Rights Commission says it plans legal action against the Brunswick School District over a former junior high school student who said he was bullied, harassed and assaulted by other students who thought he was gay.

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Cuba’s famed cigars get a foot in door of U.S. market

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Cuban cigars are considered by many as the best in the world.

What's Happening

Boston Bruins Broadcast Schedule

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Hear The Bruins all season long on AM 1490 The Bay

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Entertainment

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New Jersey Christmas tree controlled by tweets

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Twitter users anywhere in the world can control the lights on this holiday display.

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Leaked Sony emails reveal Idris Elba in line for ‘Bond’

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A leaked Sony email named British actor Idris Elba as the frontrunner to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond.

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Sarah Jessica Parker eyes return to small screen

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The "Sex and the City" star could be heading back to HBO.

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Obama: Sony hack not an act of war

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President Barack Obama says the massive hacking was not an act of war but instead was cyber-vandalism.

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Final ‘Hobbit’ wins weekend box office

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Martin Freeman appears in a scene from the film, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

The last movie of Peter Jackson's three "Hobbit" films rode to the top of the weekend box office.