Kmart's new 'Show Your Joe' Christmas ad draws criticism

Kmart's newest Christmas commercial is getting some people's panties in a twist.

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 09:52am EST

15 gift-worthy coffee table books for the holidays

A sampling of gifty coffee table books for the holidays

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 05:13am EST

2013 holiday shipping guide: When to send packages so they arrive by Christmas

Want to make sure your stockings are stuffed and presents are under the tree by Christmas? Here's when you need to get things in the mail.

Monday - 11/18/2013, 09:37am EST

Va. Christmas tree growers pleased with trees

Christmas tree growers in Virginia say late spring, early summer rains helped their trees

Monday - 11/18/2013, 07:15am EST

How to avoid squabbles over airline carry-on space

As passengers try to carry more on flights to avoid baggage fees, the result can be disputes over bin space. Here are some tips to avoid problems.

Monday - 11/18/2013, 03:43am EST

Lebron, other NBA stars celebrate holidays with 'Jingle Hoops'

These NBA stars celebrate the holidays by doing what they do they best -- taking perfect shots to the tune of a holiday song.

Sunday - 11/17/2013, 01:51pm EST

Keep your pet from gaining pounds during the holidays

Fat cats and pudgy pooches need homes too, and a local shelter is working to spotlight the need of the animals that offer a lot to love.

Sunday - 11/17/2013, 09:06am EST

Get in the holiday spirit with these tree-lighting events

On the day after Thanksgiving, here are some ideas to kick off the holiday season after stuffing yourself with turkey.

Sunday - 11/17/2013, 08:37am EST

ICE! returns to the Potomac (Video)

If you missed the message, the holiday season has begun and it's getting a frosty reception.

Sunday - 11/17/2013, 08:24am EST

Ice rink at National Gallery of Art opens for season

The ice skating rink at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden is now open to skaters for the winter season.

Friday - 11/15/2013, 05:23pm EST

Sandoval, Train to perform at US Christmas Tree

Arturo Sandoval, Train to perform at National Christmas Tree lighting near White House

Wednesday - 11/13/2013, 08:43pm EST

Tech gadgets as holiday gifts

Shopping for gifts can be difficult, especially for techies. Cat Schwartz of HiTechMommy offers advice.

Wednesday - 11/13/2013, 03:09pm EST

Target, Kmart to stay open longer on Thanksgiving

Forget Black Friday. Retailers like Kmart and Target plan to give customers more shopping time this Thanksgiving Day.

Tuesday - 11/12/2013, 03:15am EST

Amazon introduces Sunday delivery with U.S. Postal Service

Internet retailer Amazon is partnering with the United States Postal Service to deliver packages seven days a week, just in time for the holiday shipping influx.

Monday - 11/11/2013, 09:32am EST

Toys to double-check this Christmas

The gifts have been purchased, wrapped and placed under the tree. Now, as children eagerly await the big day, have you asked if the toys are safe?

Monday - 12/24/2012, 06:04am EST

Making it through the holidays, stain-free (Video)

Holiday visitors frequently come bearing gifts, but sometimes they also bring holiday mishaps - like stains.

Sunday - 12/23/2012, 08:19am EST

What not to give women this holiday season

If you're still struggling with what to give your female significant other this season, the Christian Science Monitor has some tips on what not to give.

Saturday - 12/22/2012, 08:14am EST

Christmas offers lots of dinner options

Stuck on what to serve for your Christmas meal? There's no one right answer.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 04:12am EST

Tips on protecting your pets during the holidays

Dr. Katy Nelson, veterinarian

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 12:20pm EST


Protecting your shipped gifts

Shawn Tiller, deputy chief inspector of the U.S. Postal Service

Wednesday - 12/19/2012, 01:24pm EST


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