All posts tagged "christmas"

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    Half of working Koreans have no plans for Christmas

    Almost 50 percent of working Koreans in their 20s to 40s do not have anything planned for the Christmas holiday, Yonhap News Agency reported. Citing a survey conducted on 1,000 Koreans by travel site Expedia, the report...

    • Posted December 5, 2014
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  • First lady Michelle Obama, second from right, joined by her daughters Sasha Obama, left, and Malia Obama, waves to the press after welcoming the Official White House Christmas Tree to the White House in Washington, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. This year’s White House Christmas Tree, which will be on display in the Blue Room, is a White Fir grown by Chris Botek, a second generation Christmas tree farmer from Crystal Spring Tree Farm in Lehighton, Penn. Dogs Bo and Sunny also participated. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
    Official Christmas tree arrives at White House

    WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the White House now that the official tree has arrived. A horse-drawn wagon hauled the 20-foot white fir up the driveway to the North Portico...

    • Posted November 28, 2014
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    Universal CityWalk sets the stage for the Holidays with 200,000 sparkling lights

    Christmas tree lighting ceremony joined by Santa Claus, Carson Daly and the top 10 Finalists from hit television series “The Voice” set for 8:30 p.m. Monday  Universal CityWalk celebrates the start of the festive holiday season with a spirited tree...

    • Posted November 22, 2014
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  • IN THIS PHOTO TAKEN ON TUESDAY, DEC. 21, 2010, A giant steel Christmas tree is lit at the western mountain peak known as Aegibong in Gimpo, South Korea. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
    S. Korea takes down Christmas tower as border tensions grow

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has pulled down a 43-year-old front-line Christmas tower that North Korea viewed as propaganda warfare, with officials saying last week the structure was unsafe. The massive steel tower was demolished...

    • Posted October 25, 2014
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    Christmas tree goes up in Koreatown Galleria

    It’s a sure sign that Christmas is just right around the corner; a Christmas tree went up in the Los Angeles Koreatown Galleria mall. Koreatown Galleria employees are decorating a giant Christmas tree. (Ha Sang-yoon)   On...

    • Posted November 7, 2013
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