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Slow down: Winter driving 101

Winter is the most wonderful time of the year! The streets are aglow with beautiful lights, and everyone is happy and content with each other.But this time of year also brings some concern. While the winter season brings a lot of fun, happy activities, it also is notorious for the snow.Snow is ...

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Today, Jan. 5, is perihelion — the day during this year that the Earth is closest to the sun in its orbit.[gallery_header ids="1117820,1117823"]

‘Rise of Skywalker’ wraps up series with excitement

<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2527338/movieconnections" target="_blank">"Star Wars: Episode IX — The Rise of Skywalker"</a> marks the finish of the latest trilogy in the "Star Wars" universe. Theaters have been packed full with fans of the franchise, ...

The TX. 10: Why we don’t make New Year’s resolutions

1. We never remember them after we make them.2. If we do remember them, we forget to keep them going. People are busy!!3. Vision boards are just too much work.4. We often make resolutions that are unreachable — it’s too hard to gauge whether our goal is attainable or not.5. They are a lot ...

Best & Worst of 2019 — from TikTok to scrunchies

The year 2019 is on its last legs and we can't help but look back at some of its highs and lows.For our annual TX. Best & Worst survey, some of our staff members voted on the things they liked the most and the least in this year's movies, trends, music, TV shows and news events.We ...

The TX. 10: Best Netflix holiday rom-coms

1. “The Knight Before Christmas”2. “Let It Snow”3. “Holly Star”4. “A Christmas Prince”5. “A Christmas Prince 2: The Royal Wedding”6. “A Family Reunion Christmas”7. “Free Rein: The Twelve Nights of Christmas”8. “A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish”9. “Christmas ...

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Nutcrackers were traditionally given as gifts in Germany because they were considered good luck charms.[gallery_header ids="1295036,1295040"]

Who is Santa? Travel world to find out

Goats, crowns, brooms, steamboats and lumps of coal.Around the world, different cultures celebrate Christmas in many ways — and there are many different “Santas” and many different traditions associated with him, from the things he says or does, to the things he (or she) eats, to the ways ...

The TX. 10: Cheap winter activities to do with friends

TX. StaffNo need to let a lack of dinero stop you and your friends from enjoying some winter fun.Our TX. staff put their heads together to come up with 10 great activities that cost little to no money. Some are holiday-ish in nature; others are top-notch enjoyment all winter ...

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The strawberry is unusual because it’s the only fruit that has its seeds on the outside.[gallery_header ids="1294918,1294923"]