At Work on the Holiday

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Streets are empty, stores are closed. Yet plenty of people are still working this Christmas. Sports announcers, veterinarians, campaign workers. Even substitute talk-show hosts like Ari Shapiro.


Lee Ann Holfelder, who is working as a historic interpreter atColonial Williamsburg for Christmas.

Sgt. Kale Murray, who is working Christmas Day at the Missile Command Center at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado.

Paul Brown, who worked the morning Newscast shift for National Public Radio.

Dr. Laura Tseng, who is a veterinarian prepared for Christmas Day emergency calls.

Jeff Monroe, who is the head athletic trainer for the holiday bowl-bound Michigan State University football team.



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