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What do children want for Christmas? Bunnies and drones

Savannah Rauhut, a Liberty fourth-grader, likes to write. Inspired by the season she wrote an essay about two lucky little sisters on Christmas Day who, as if by magic, get exactly what they want from Santa. Savannah’s essay made us wonder: What do children want for Christmas?

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Dia de los Muertos is not Halloween

Day of the Dead – largely celebrated November 1 and 2 – is about honoring the memory of loved ones, not trick-or-treating. Observers explain the significance of the skulls and altars and why it's important to distinguish Dia de los Muertos from Halloween.

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Why giving to others makes us feel good

Whether it's for a birthday or Giving Tuesday, giving a gift to someone can feel great. It turns out there's a reason for that, and it starts with your brain.
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