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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.

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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Ohioans lose hundreds to Sugar Bowl ticket scams

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned consumers to be skeptical of individuals offering tickets to the 2015 Sugar Bowl, after two Ohioans reported losing $800 each to Sugar Bowl ticket scams on Craigslist.

CC FFA donates smoke detectors to GFD 12-17-14

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Colonel Crawford FFA donates smoke detectors to Galion FD

Members of the Colonel Crawford FFA delivered smoke detectors to the Galion Fire Department on Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Crawford Connection Center ceremony - Diab and Williamson 10-27-14

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Higher education center partners looking forward to 2015

During this season of giving and gratitude, partners in the higher education center opening in Bucyrus in the fall of 2015 would like to thank contributors, investors and community members for moving this project closer to its goal.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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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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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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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.

WBCO Spotlight

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Debbi Gifford talks about the community weekdays starting at 9:10 am.  Click on picture to see future guests.

Obituaries

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View obituaries of people we have recently lost in our community.

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Lifestyle

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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.