Scuba-Diving Santa Plunges Into Holiday Spirit at California Academy of SciencesThe California Academy of Sciences launched its holiday festivities Thursday by having a scuba diver dressed as St. Nick submerge into a coral reef exhibit while dozens of children watched from behind the glass.
NORAD Takes Calls from Kids Around the World Awaiting SantaThe toll-free telephone number for NORAD Tracks Santa is (877) 446-6723 and the website is noradsanta.org
Santa's On His Way And U.S. Military Helps Kids Track His SleighChildren from around the world can track the progress of Santa Claus in his flying sleigh thanks to the efforts of the North American Aerospace Defense Command.
Police Seek Man Wearing Santa Hat Suspected Of Christmas Day Burglaries In SF, HillsboroughPolice in Hillsborough are asking for the public's help to identify a Santa Claus hat-wearing man suspected of burglarizing a home and business early Friday morning.
San Jose School Cancels Santa Field Trip After Jewish Mother's ComplaintParents of San Jose school kids confronted a school board Thursday night after a decision to cancel a field trip to see Santa Claus followed a complaint by a Jewish mother who objected to the school-sponsored outing.
5 Santa Claus Apps Kids Will LoveHere are a few Santa Claus apps you can download for free and work some high-tech yuletide magic the kids will believe.
Driver Allegedly Tells CHP He Was 'On His Way To North Pole To See Santa Claus' After West Sonoma County CrashAn allegedly intoxicated driver who crashed into a power pole in West Sonoma County told CHP officers he was on his way to the North Pole to see Santa Claus.
SANTA ALERT: NORAD Radar, Satellite Intercepts Preparing To Track Santa's Route Over North AmericaNORAD is tracking every second of Santa's journey, from when he enters American airspace just after midnight, through his final delivery at the western edge of the international dateline.
Butte County Billboard Showing Gun-Toting Santa Draws ControversyA billboard showing Santa Claus carrying an automatic rifle is drawing controversy in Chico.
Surveillance Images Released Of Man In Santa Suit Robbing San Francisco Bank During SantaConFederal agents have released surveillance images of a man who robbed a downtown San Francisco bank while wearing a Santa suit Saturday.
High Winds Threaten Front-Yard Santas, Princess Elsa's And Holiday Decorations Across The Bay AreaAs the biggest storm in years bore down on the Bay Area Wednesday evening, homeowners were battening down holiday decorations and Christmas tree lots were worried they might lose inventory to the expected high winds.