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Dakar mosque lit up for Christmas in Senegal

12/24/2012 10:23am
After prayers at the mosque, Ibrahim Lo is off to do some last-minute Christmas shopping. Soon he is eyeing the rows of dolls wrapped in plastic bags on a wooden table as he searches for gifts for his four children.

5 movies streaming on Netflix to watch for Christmas

12/24/2012 11:52am
Netflix streaming can be pretty awful at times, but every now and again they have a few gems. Well, there are a few good ones for Christmas and I went through the trouble of finding them for you. You're welcome.

New species of two-tongued, venomous primate discovered

12/24/2012 3:58pm
Researchers have identified a fourth species classification of the teddy-bear like slow loris, which will help preservation efforts of the animal.

At Christmas Eve Mass, pope urges space for God

12/24/2012 5:43pm
Pope Benedict XVI marked Christmas Eve with Mass in St. Peter's Basilica and a pressing question: Will people find room in their hectic, technology-driven lives for children, the poor and God?

Study: Seniors not wired to detect deceit

12/24/2012 8:25pm
The brain functions of seniors, and even adults in their 50s, may increase the likelihood of them falling prey to scams, a new set of studies suggests.

After escaping abuse, a woman gives back in time for Christmas

12/24/2012 11:59pm
After escaping an abusive home at 15, Tiffany Barnes is trying to help others in a similar situation.