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Top 3 'We Can Finally Celebrate Christmas' Stories

This week's top three stories include a teen getting stuck in a chimney, kids calling 911 to talk to Santa Claus and some snazzy Christmas attire.

 | Katherine Biek

Artist H.R. Giger, Mind Behind 'Alien' Artwork, Dies At 74

The surrealist sculptor and painter was known for his nightmarish "biomechanical" style, and was heavily involved with sci-fi and heavy metal art.

 | Steven Sparkman

Red Wine, Chocolate For Health Benefits? New Study Says No

A new study says the antioxidant found in red wine and dark chocolate doesn't provide the health benefits doctors thought it did.

 | Briana Koeneman

Where'd The Bunny Come From? Easter Explained

Yes, Easter is fun, and the candy and the bunny are all great. But what does any of it have to do with this Christian holiday? Newsy Explains.

 | Jamal Andress

7,000-Year-Old Bones Of European Reveal Dark Skin, Blue Eyes

According to researchers, this particular ancient man had a combination of African and European genes that led to dark skin and light eyes.

 | Danny Matteson

Calorie Counts Coming To Vending Machines Across U.S.

As part of Obamacare, the new rule will let you know just exactly how bad that candy bar or bag of chips actually is for you.

 | Danny Matteson

A Krampus Story: Austria's Terrifying Christmas Tradition

Before St. Nicholas' Day, Austrians take to the streets as Krampus, a demon who terrifies naughty children.

 | Christian Bryant

'Valley Girl' Dialect Totally Like Used By Guys, Too

Linguists say you don't have to be a "Valley Girl" to sound like one.

 | Nathan Byrne

There's How Many Calories In A Thanksgiving Dinner?!

The Calorie Control Council released an estimate of the number of calories in an average Thanksgiving dinner, and the number might shock you.

 | Nathan Giannini

Thanksgivukkah, The Rarest Holiday

This year, Thanksgiving falls on the first day of the Festival of Lights, a rare combination that won't happen again for nearly 80,000 years.

 | Christina Honan