Americans tend to gain between 1 to 10 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's -- and we're not talking muscle. Stay on track with this guide.
There's no doubt that having family and friends visit for the holidays fills the house with joy and excitement -- but what can you fix to fill their stomachs?
Finding the perfect fir to serve as a living room centerpiece is a Christmas tradition for many families. But that fir holds a frightening truth -- the risk of fire.
A Missouri girl's performance at her high school Christmas concert had an extra bit of cheer because it was the first time her deaf father heard her sing.
Holidays are a time to gather with family and friends and celebrate. But according to information from the U.S. Department of Transportation, too often people make the frequently fatal error of drinking and driving.
Got a stargazer on your gift list and stuggling with what to get them? You've come to the right place. WTOP's Greg Redfern breaks down what, where and how to get the best space-related gifts.
Alexey Kljatov set up a snowflake studio on his balcony in Moscow last winter and snapped images of frozen crystals of water, better known as snow. The results are magical.
'Tis the season for for thieves to troll neighborhoods for gifts.
This holiday season, more and more stores are ready to give shoppers a discount.
It's getting down to the wire and many people have yet to ship their gifts to loved ones. WTOP found the cheapest way to get packages to their destination by Christmas Eve.
Tens of thousands of wreaths made in Maine have been laid at graves at Arlington National Cemetery.
Sales of gift cards in the U.S. will top $118 billion this year, an amount that's larger than the GDP of 136 countries.
Scott Greenberg, syndicated wine columnist
Crisp air, snow-covered trails, children riding "reindeer" through the woods and Santa with his sleigh. No, it's not the outline of a classic Christmas tale. It's the Reindeer Rides at the Rock Creek Park Horse Center.
The winter holidays are the perfect time to either get new gear for the homebrewer in your life or give the title of ‘homebrewer' to someone.
The spirit of Christmas arrives this week for some of the less fortunate.
Is it the deep economic downturn of the past several years or has something else caused shoppers to demand discounts when they shop? These days, when people shop, they expect to find things on sale.
'Tis the season for lots of holiday parties and drunk driving deaths.
Gift Guide: Parents need to do their homework when shopping for a kid-safe tablet
WTOP's Debra Feinstein reflects on the memories of her grandparents around the holiday season.