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Average US 30-Year Mortgage Edges Up Slightly

By Martin Crutsinger | Dec 25
Average U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week but the benchmark 30-year low remained very close to the 19-month low hit last week. Mortgage company Freddie Mac said that the nationwide average for a 30-year mortgage edged up to 3.83 percent.

Best of the Year in Bay Area Theatre

By Richard Dodds | Dec 25
There is no particular order in this theatrical Top 10 list, with each entry providing its own distinctive memories as 2014 begins its disappearing act.

Sit/Lie Law Still Draws Concern

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 25
Four years ago, San Francisco voters passed the sit/lie law, which bans people from sitting or lying on the city's sidewalks between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m.

35 Years Later, Cabbage Patch Kids Still Have Fans

By Kate Brumback | Dec 25
Collectors travel from far and wide to Babyland General for a chance to adopt a Cabbage Patch kid, an iconic doll that's been on the market since 1978.

12 Ways to Lift the Holiday Blues

By EDGE | Dec 25
The holidays are upon us and for many it can be joyous and exciting. For others, however, this can be an emotional time when the winter blues set in and dampen the joy in their hearts. Here's 12 tips on getting through it.

NBA Players Pay to Replace Intern's Stolen Car

Dec 25
The Memphis Grizzlies are showing their softer side for the holidays. The team spread some cheer for "personnel intern" Brendon Henderson by replacing his stolen car. Veteran guard Vince Carter handed over the keys, saying, "It's the holiday season..."

Selma

By Frank J. Avella | Dec 25
The importance of this film cannot be overstated. DuVernay has reinvigorated Dr. King's dream of equality and gifted the viewer with an historical account pulsating with hope.

How Jim Davis Turned "Garfield" into a Comic Empire

Dec 25
For more than 36 years, "Garfield" creator Jim Davis has been bringing his lasagna-loving, Monday-hating cat to the funny pages and beyond. Davis sits down with "CBS This Morning" contributor Jamie Wax to talk about his cartoon feline.

Big Eyes

By Jake Mulligan | Dec 25
The Margaret Keane biopic never finds its own inspired streak, because it gives Tim Burton nothing to paint.

Canada Gay Porn Actor Dismemberment Killer Gets Life in Prison

By Charmaine Noronha | Dec 24
A Canadian man was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for killing and dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to schools and political parties across a horrified country.

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