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A school bus drives past a welcome sign near the Chalk Hill Middle School in Monroe, Conn. Students from Sandy Hook Elementary in neighboring Newtown will attend the school in January. Lucas Jackson/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Near-Replica Of Sandy Hook Made Nearby For Students

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Charity workers dressed as Santa Claus wave to pedestrians in New York. Professional Santas say it's not an easy job, and it's not just as simple as putting on a beard. John Minchillo/AP hide caption

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It's Not Jolly, It's A Job: You Need More Than A Beard To Be Santa

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August A. Busch (center) and his sons, Adolphus III (left) and August Jr., seal the first case of beer off the Anheuser-Busch bottling plant line in St. Louis on April 7, 1933, when the sale of low-alcohol beers and wines was once again legal. Prohibition didn't officially end until Dec. 5 of that year. AP hide caption

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The 'Bitter' Tale Of The Budweiser Family

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James Stewart, as George Bailey, hugs Karolyn Grimes, who plays his daughter Zuzu, in Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life. Hulton Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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The Movie John Hawkes Has 'Seen A Million Times'

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Seeing Purple Rain as kids instilled a lifelong love for Prince in friends Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Liberum, who co-lead the cover band Princess. Album cover hide caption

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This Is What It Sounds Like When Two Women Cover Prince

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