The Obamas' Christmas gift to a family friend ended up in the wrong hands in Chicago, The White House confirmed this week.
Michelle and Barack Obama and their daughters Sasha and Malia intended to send a personal gift to Michelle's good friend Kaye Wilson who lives in Chicago, but the item was first tampered with before it even arrived, reports Thursday indicated.
"The president and first lady sent a book of photos to their children's godmother for Christmas," the White House said, reported Politico. "There was an errant delivery, but we're appreciate of the effort underway to make sure the gift arrives at the intended destination soon." more >>
The Duchess of Cambridge celebrated New Year's Eve a little early this year alongside her sister, Pippa Middleton.
Also known as Kate Middleton, the Duchess just celebrated her first Christmas with she and Prince William's firstborn son, Prince George, but the partying did not end there.
One polish man, usually known for his internet pranks on YouTube, has dressed up as Santa Claus and walked around the streets to give gifts to the homeless for Christmas.
Temperatures in Poland get very low during the winter, dropping below freezing. However, that doesn't stop Sylwester Adam Wardega from getting into the TRUE Christmas spirit by giving out to help others with the love of Jesus Christ. See the video below as he hands out warm clothes and food to the less fortunate.
A New Jersey mother received a surprising and heartfelt Christmas gift this past Tuesday evening when her son, an Army mechanic stationed in Afghanistan, showed up at her work dressed as Santa.
Leslie Ruggiero, a nurse in Brick, N.J., was not expecting her son, 29-year-old Army Spc. Travis Ruggiero, to be home for the holidays, but rather to be stationed in Afghanistan during the Christmas season. It was to her happy surprise on Tuesday evening, while attending a Christmas work party, that her son managed to get a 21-day leave from work and make it home just in time for Christmas Day.
Leslie was accompanying other maternity ward nurses at Ocean County Medical Center at their holiday party on Christmas Eve when a man dressed as Santa gave her a large red letter to read. A video of the event shows Leslie tearing up as she read the letter, telling her coworkers that it was from her son who is on a nine-month tour in Afghanistan. more >>
A real-life Christmas "Grinch" ruined the holiday for one Tampa, Florida family now missing not only the presents but also their beloved puppy. Police are hoping that someone will come forward with the necessary information to reunite the family with their pet.
Melody Russell and her children, Marcus, 5, and Marissa, 7, were all out when the burglary occurred. When they returned home, they found nothing but leftover wrapping paper, broken sliding glass doors; and all the Christmas presents and the new puppy Melody bought were completely gone. Police confirmed the burglary and tried to make it a good Christmas for the family.
Police pooled their money, then went out to buy the presents Melody had purchased for her children. more >>
"The Little Couple" star Jen Arnold decided to postpone chemotherapy in order to spend Christmas Day with her family. Arnold tweeted that she was having a wonderful day and would soon be introducing her daughter to the world.
"Cancelled chemo = feeling better for holiday = energy for baking Christmas cookies with kids & @ReallyBillKlein – Life doesn't get much better!" Arnold tweeted.
The parents then spent the day baking and unwrapping presents with their recently adopted children, son Will and daughter Zoey. This is the first time the family has been together for a holiday since adopting Zoey. Arnold tweeted a picture of Will enjoying his new Christmas presents. Fans were thrilled to see a "Little Couple" special in which Jen and husband Bill brought Will home from China. more >>