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  • Macy’s has a ‘special’ by-request-only Santa who is black

    NEW YORK (PIX11) — For thousands of families, waiting on line for hours to see Santa is an annual tradition. At Macy’s flagship 34th Street store in Manhattan, Santa is working double time. No, not twice as hard. There are actually two different Santas available for that precious family photo. Unfortunately, unless you know what question to ask, you’d never know the available switch for good old St. Nick. The Rodriguez family had no clue little J.J. and Madison had […]

  • New Yorkers give their true meaning of Christmas

    NEW YORK (PIX 11) – Very often we get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Whether it’s rushing out to buy gifts at the last minute or getting stuck in traffic trying to get to Grandma’s house, we tend to lose sight of what Christmas is all about. Kristina Behr went to the “Crossroads of the World” to ask people the true meaning of the holiday.

  • School buses will run all routes after break

    NEW YORK (PIX 11) – City students will be able to take yellow buses to school after all. The city has found new bus companies to take over the routes run by Atlantic Express Transportation after winter break. It was announced last week that Atlantic would shutting down on December 31st after declaring bankruptcy last month. 40,000 public and private school students would have been affected if the city did not find an alternative. Atlantic Express had operated 1,600 of […]

  • Fired for the holidays

    NEW YORK (PIX 11) – Two New Jersey police officers have found themselves without jobs thanks to their work as Air Force reserves. Officers Hector Cartegena and Mike McCraken have served in the reserves while working for the Bloomfield Police Department. Despite doing double-duty for years the department has recently charged the pair with stealing time from the town. Bloomfield PD Internal Affairs is looking into time cards over the last six years to see when the pair were traveling […]

  • Super charged tech

    A look at the top gear to keep your electronics juiced up.

  • Time to play some reindeer games!

    Dan and Marysol test New Yorkers on their reindeer knowledge just in time for Christmas.

  • Tips to survive family gatherings this Christmas

    Psychotherapist Beatty Cohan gives her top tips to avoid conflict and survive family gatherings this Christmas season.

  • Last minute Christmas shoppers hit stores

    NEW YORK (PIX 11) – Time may be running out until Christmas, but plenty shoppers are running to stores for last minute gifts. People were out and about in Herald Square as early as 6 AM on Tuesday grabbing gifts of all sorts. Some stores are also giving deep discounts on items to reel in shoppers as the 11th-hour approaches.

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