George Washington has made his annual Christmas Day ride across the Delaware River. The 59th annual re-enactment of Washington's daring Christmas 1776 crossing of the river — the trek that turned the tide of the Revolutionary War — was staged Sunday on the Pennsylvania and New Jersey border.
Christmas was celebrated around the world. Here's a sampling of the festivities.
'Twas the day before Christmas and shoppers everywhere, Were looking for the best gifts they could find to share
Service members with the NATO- led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) listens to a Chaplain, unseen, during a ceremony on the eve of Christmas inside a church at the ISAF's headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011.
A Marine who survived the attack on Pearl Harbor has returned to the USS Arizona — divers placed the urn holding Frank Cabiness' cremated remains inside the battleship sunk by the Japanese 70 years ago.
After a 19-year-old college sophomore died in the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, her family devoted themselves to the wish she expressed in her last text message home.
From New England to the Dakotas and even parts of the Northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest, snowfall has been well below normal this holiday season.
How many musical artists who died in the past year do you recognize?
The Associated Press names the top 10 albums of the year.
Count down the top 20 artists of 2011 according to Billboard magazine.
Jamie Dupree takes us inside The White House for Christmastime.
Elephants enjoy a Christmas tree as a snack, and all the animals at a German zoo get weighed and measured in the annual year-end inventory.
Around the country and around the world, volatile economies often resulted in volatile politics in the past year.
First Dog Bo joined the president on a holiday shopping outing on Wednesday.
Plenty of celebrities have had to counter-tweet to disprove reports of their demise.
Boeing's 200th 737 features the Sky Interior, which Boeing calls a "major upgrade" of the 737's traditional interior look.
Scenes from the Great Plains as residents recover from a massive snowstorm.
You win some, you lose some. Here are some of the movies that fizzed at the box office.