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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

50 Worst Gifts Of All Time

50 Worst Gifts Of All Time

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Gifts for the Social Media Junkies You Love

Gifts for the Social Media Junkies You Love

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

20 Gifts for the Soft-Core Locavore

20 Gifts for the Soft-Core Locavore

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

For the Gourmand Who Has Everything

For the Gourmand Who Has Everything

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

From Keller to Flay, What the Chefs Want for Christmas

From Keller to Flay, What the Chefs Want for Christmas

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

For the Most Discerning Traveler This Season, Vintage Baedeker Guides

For the Most Discerning Traveler This Season, Vintage Baedeker Guides

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

What to Buy The Kitchen Geek

What to Buy The Kitchen Geek

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Simon Doonan's Complete Guide to Fashionista Holiday Shopping

Simon Doonan's Complete Guide to Fashionista Holiday Shopping

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

25 Most Insanely Cheap (and Good!) Holiday Gifts

25 Most Insanely Cheap (and Good!) Holiday Gifts

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Complete Guide to Outrageously Expensive Gifts

Complete Guide to Outrageously Expensive Gifts

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Coast Guard Expected to Search All Night for Missing Swimmer
Coast Guard Expected to Search All Night for Missing Swimmer

The U.S. Coast Guard was expected to search all night if necessary for a swimmer who entered the water and didn't return to shore Saturday, authorities said.

Possible Kidnapping Suspect Surrenders Following Pursuit
Possible Kidnapping Suspect Surrenders Following Pursuit

A man was taken into custody for kidnapping following a nearly hour-long pursuit along Orange County freeways Saturday.

Song and Dance, Protest and Politics to Mingle at Oscars
Song and Dance, Protest and Politics to Mingle at Oscars

The 89th Academy Awards should be a very schizophrenic affair: equal parts pomp and politics. The only thing expected to take the stage more often than the frothy front-runner "La La Land" at Sunday's ceremony is protest (and probably some punchlines) over the policies of President Donald Trump. For largely liberal Hollywood, his election has proven a rallying cause-celebre throughout an awards season that has otherwise been a parade of honors for Damien Chazelle's celebrated musical. Just how political things are going to get at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles may be the biggest question of Sunday night's show, to be broadcast by ABC beginning at 8:30 p.m. EST, with red carpet coverage starting earlier. The current forecast for Sunday is only a slight chance of rain, though the inside of the Dolby Theatre is expected to be far stormier.

Car Plows Into Parade Crowd in New Orleans; 28 Hurt
Car Plows Into Parade Crowd in New Orleans; 28 Hurt

A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured Saturday when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans, police said. Police Chief Michael Harrison said the suspect is being investigated for driving while intoxicated. Harrison was asked twice by the media if terrorism was suspected. While he didn't say "No" he did say it looks like a case of DWI.

New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump
New DNC Chief Faces a Divided Party, Plus Trump

When Tom Perez stepped to the stage as the newly elected Democratic national chairman, his first official act was to invite his vanquished rival to join him as deputy chairman. Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison accepted on the spot and two men stood together, smiling like a national ticket at a presidential nominating convention. Members of the Democratic National Committee cheered wildly at their gathering in Atlanta on Saturday, forgetting the competitive race that took two rounds of voting — unprecedented in recent memory for either major party.

Casually Clad Stars Come Through Oscar Rehearsals
Casually Clad Stars Come Through Oscar Rehearsals

Saturday is rehearsal day for Sunday's Academy Awards, when a parade of superstar presenters comes through the Dolby Theatre to practice their lines — another famous face every 15 minutes. It's also casual day at the Dolby, as most stars come dressed down — except for the women's feet: Many actresses wear their show-day shoes to try them out on the Oscar stage.