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November 30, 2012
The story behind NYPD officer buying shoes for homeless man

Senior CBS correspondent John Miller, a former NYPD deputy commissioner, reports on the background of a story that has become an Internet sensation. A New York City police officer who bought a homeless man a pair of winter boots on a cold night has become a hero and inspiration to New Yorkers.

November 30, 2012
Baby, husky singing video goes viral; first dog Bo inspects Christmas display

We try to be selective here at Video Break on animal/baby videos. This one will for sure put a smile on your face. A video of a baby and a pet husky singing a duet has become a major hit on YouTube.

Keeping on the dog theme, first dog Bo inspects White House Christmas decorations

November 29, 2012
Britney Spears teams up with Will.i.am for song

The "X Factor" judge puts on a sexy outfit to team up with Will.i.am for the song "Scream and Shout."

November 29, 2012
Compassionate NYPD cop buys barefoot homeless man socks
November 29, 2012
Raw: Georgia man pulls truck with his ear

A Georgian strongman has apparently set a new world record for pulling a truck with his ear. Lasha Pataraya pulled a truck weighing more than 8 tons for 70 feet on Thursday.


November 29, 2012
Lebron James' son makes great shot

Lebron James' son makes amazing balcony shot.

November 28, 2012
World's largest upper arms creates challenges for Massachusetts man

Moustafa Ismail of Massachusetts says having arms as wide as an adult man's waist comes with plenty of unexpected challenges, including difficulty in finding shirts with sleeves that fit his 31-inch muscles without dwarfing his 5-foot-11 frame.

Read the story on the 'Egyptian Popeye'


November 28, 2012
Comedian Katt Williams leads Sacramento officers on chase

Capitol Protection Officers were engaged with in a pursuit of comedian Katt Williams in downtown Sacramento Sunday. Fox40's Andria Borba reports.

Read Sacramento Bee reporter Bill Lindelof's story here.

November 28, 2012
Zombie swimsuit calendar gets mixed reviews

Some say this "posing dead" promotion is nothing but a train wreck.

November 28, 2012
'Dancing With the Stars' reveals surprising champ

After weeks of tough competition, one female competitor walks away with the mirror ball trophy. See who it is.

November 27, 2012
Empire State Building's colorful new look

New York's legendary Empire State Building has replaced its light fixtures with more than 1,200 LEDs that are computer-programmed, remote-controlled and 73 percent more energy-efficient. CBS News' Jeff Glor reports.

November 27, 2012
South American pole dancing champion crowned

A competitor from Brazil won the South American Pole Dancing championship in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Monday. She'll represent her continent at the Pole Dancing World Championship in Europe next year

November 27, 2012
Johnson performs with Fierce Five on 'Dancing With the Stars'

The "DWTS" competitor recruits the U.S. women's gymnastics team for her big freestyle number. Watch the routine and catch up with other "DWTS" news.

November 27, 2012
Black Friday brawlers at Roseville's Westfield Galleria arrested

Roseville police tell Fox40 that four people involved in a Black Friday fight at the Westfield Galleria have been arrested, but not because of the brawl. Ben Deci reports.

Here's Ben Deci's earlier report, talking to the person who caught the brawl on video.


November 26, 2012
Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders shave their heads to support coach

Two members of the Indianapolis Colts' cheerleading squad had their heads shaved during Sunday's game between the Colts and Buffalo Bills to raise money and show support for Colts coach Chuck Pagano, who is battling leukemia. Bald heads never looked so good.


November 24, 2012
Confidential police files found in Macy's Parade confetti

Although this data went through a shredder, a little sleuthing puts together confidential information and numbers.

November 23, 2012
Behind the scenes of Guess shoot of Anna Nicole Smith's daughter

Anna Nicole Smith's daughter, Dannielynn, is the newest Guess Kids girl, and ET has behind-the-scenes footage of the cute 6-year-old striking a pose for the brand.

November 23, 2012
Black Friday around Sacramento

Fox40 was at Kohls in Sacramento at midnight as a calm line of anxious shoppers flooded the store for Black Friday deals.

Fox40's Tia Ewing chats with Steve Reed at Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento about how he is making sure shoppers stay safe and have a good Black Friday.

November 23, 2012
Black Friday madness at a Walmart in Georgia

Now let us give thanks. Or not. People fight for products like $5 headphones, children's toys and cell phones at a Walmart in Georgia. Watch the chaos, and be grateful you weren't there.

November 22, 2012
Price is really right for former game show model, jury decides

Brandi Cochran, a former model on "The Price is Right" game show, can rest easy now that a jury has awarded her $8.5 million after it decided she was discriminated against after her pregnancy.

November 22, 2012
Balloons being prepared for Macy's Thanksgiving parade

Some recognizable old standbys are being joined by first-time inflated friends as the giant balloons for which the event is known are inflated and readied for today's Macy's Thanksgiving parade.

November 21, 2012
Can't look away: 'Human Barbie' poses for magazine

Internet sensation Valeria Lukyanova poses in skimpy clothes for "V magazine." She talks about her doll-like face and other body features that have helped her earn the moniker "Human Barbie."

November 21, 2012
Ultimate gift list: CNET's top 10 tech ideas

From surprise suggestions to must-have favorites, CNET's Molly Wood and Donald Bell count down the 10 best tech gifts you can choose this holiday season.

November 21, 2012
Now presenting: First all-female 'DWTS' finalists - they're talking strategy

Shawn Johnson, Melissa Rycroft, and Kelly Monaco react to their exciting advancement in the "Dancing with the Stars" finals and revealed their strategies heading into their dances.

November 21, 2012
Shooting guard shatters college scoring record with 138 points in single game

Jack Taylor, a 5-foot-10 shooting guard for Grinnell College, shattered a scoring record by putting up 138 points in a single game. That's 108 attempts - or one shot every 20 seconds. Also, Taylor's performance overshadowed the 70 points Faith Baptist's David Larson had. Final score: Grinnell 179-104. You don't have all day, so here are 47 of his 138 points.

Now, here's some raw video to get the crowd feel.

November 20, 2012
What to do with a 17-foot high leaf pile

Some guys in Utah collect world's largest leaf pile and jump off house roof into it. Nuts. First, the shortened video, then, if you want to see more of their personalities and stunts, the longer YouTube one.

November 20, 2012
In case you missed it: Jenny McCarthy's 'AMA' smooch on Bieber

Jenny playfully kisses an "American Music Award" winner. Watch her affectionate moment with Justin Bieber.

November 20, 2012
Kourtney and Kim Kardashian's big honor

The Kardashian sisters get an all access pass to Miami. What will they do with a key to the city?

November 17, 2012
Bad basketball in Belgium

A player in Belgium grabs a rebound and decides to go for a shot - missing four times - at his own basket - without success. One of his own teammates tries to block the shot. And why are there so many lines on that court - I'd be confused too!

November 17, 2012
DIY: Make your own Twinkies

Hostess may be closing its doors, ending the era of the Twinkie. But there is no reason why you can't make this so bad, yet so good treat in your own home. Buzz 60 shows us how.


November 17, 2012
Cindy Crawford: 'Then and now' - supermodel poses for Shape

The legendary supermodel poses for Shape, 20 years after she graced another cover with the mag. She offers some tips on staying fit.


November 17, 2012
Twinkies sell out

Twinkies sell out in Colorado cities.

November 16, 2012
Smuggler swallows 220 diamonds worth $2.3 milion

A man has been charged with trying to smuggle 220 polished diamonds (worth $2.3 million) out of South Africa by swallowing them. A body scan at the airport revealed what he was carrying and police administered a laxative to recover the precious goods.

November 16, 2012
Kardashian stuns military ball after accepting Marine's invitation

November 15, 2012
Young girl's Thanksgiving song goes viral

Here it is - the Thanksgiving song that's gone viral for Nicole Westbrook. It was approaching 8 million hits on YouTube at this posting.

November 15, 2012
Get ready: 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2' trailer

November 15, 2012
'Twilight' stars interviewed about 'Breaking Dawn - Part 2'

Taylor Lautner on 'Breaking Dawn - Part 2'

Pattison, Stewart continued on next page

November 15, 2012
'Twilight' stars take final bow in London

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner reminisce about life on-set for the 'Twilight' franchise at the London premiere of the saga's last installment, "Breaking Dawn Part 2."

November 15, 2012
Britney gets feisty on 'X Factor'

The blonde judge lashes out at Simon Cowell.

November 15, 2012
FDA: 5-Hour Energy linked to 13 deaths

A report on the alarming news.

November 14, 2012
Madonna goes 'Gangnam Style' with PSY

Korean pop sensation PSY joins Madonna on stage at Madison Square Garden in New York, where they dance to his pop culture anthem 'Gangnam Style' and to her jam 'Music' in front of nearly 20,000 fans.

November 14, 2012
'Dancing With the Stars' surprise elimination

Two fan favorites are sent packing on "DWTS: All-Stars." Get the details on who goes home.

November 14, 2012
Sky-gazers in Australia in awe of rare total eclipse of the sun

Sky-gazers in northern Australia are in awe as the clouds part to allow them to witness one of nature's greatest phenomena -- a total eclipse of the sun.

November 14, 2012
5 things you must know about Victoria's Secret model linked to Justin Bieber

Get the deets on Barbara Palvin, the Victoria's Secret model linked to Justin Bieber. Are they really dating, and does she have a beef with Selena?

November 13, 2012
Two car stories: SUV gets T-boned on slippery road; wife runs over husband for not voting in presidential election

T-boned SUV caught on camera.

Woman runs over husband in voting beef


November 13, 2012
Woman survives 6 rattlesnake bites

A teenager searching for a cell phone signal in a rural area stepped into a nest of rattlesnakes and was bitten six times.

November 13, 2012
How Shawn Johnson's sexy samba dance went on 'DWTS'

The tiny gymnast goes all out during a trio dance on "DWTS: All Stars."

November 12, 2012
No regrets over selling face space for Romney tattoo

The man who went on ebay and sold space on his face for $15,000 says he doesn't regret the move, even though the permanent art put there is a Mitt Romney campaign image

November 12, 2012
Justin Bieber speaks out about breakup with Selena Gomez

Heartthrob/singer/lovesick little dude Justin Bieber is sharing his thoughts about his recent breakup with his girlfriend, singer Selena Gomez. Head and see the poignant tale.



November 12, 2012
Once-buff, Matthew McConaughey now 'shockingly thin'

It has been know in entertainment circles that Matthew McConaughey, whose ripped physique was a big part of the male-stripper hit movie "Magic Mike," was losing weight for an upcoming role, but a recent video encounter shows the star as being bone skinny. Take a look.

November 10, 2012
Lindsay Lohan bails on interview with Barbara Walters

The actress has canceled a sit-down with Barbara Walters.

November 10, 2012
Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima struts runway two months after giving birth

Supermodel Adriana Lima strips down to walk the runway at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show just two months after giving birth. See how she got in shape.

November 9, 2012
Skimpy new uniforms debuted by Mavericks dancers

The Dallas Mavericks new cheerleader uniforms raised some eyebrows when they were revealed.

November 9, 2012
Sandy damage estimate: Over 250,000 cars lost

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's latest damage estimate for Hurricane Sandy to the region is $50 billion. A part of that is the estimated 250,000 cars that will need to be scrapped due to flooding and other damage. One company, Fisker, lost $30 million worth of unsold Fisker Karmas at the Port of Newark alone. Take a look.

November 9, 2012
Late night TV pokes fun at politics

You did your part. You took your right to vote seriously. Now, sit back and enjoy some comedy. "CBS This Morning" takes a look at some funny highlights from late night's television's take on politics in recent weeks.

November 8, 2012
Movie trailer for 'Skyfall'
November 8, 2012
Young girl a football star in the making

A 9-year-old girl from Salt Lake City has become a sports celebrity since her Pee-Wee highlight reel has gone viral. Man, she can fly! And she can hit!

November 8, 2012
Motorcycle gang pulls off daring heist in mall

A motorcycle gang was caught on surveillance cameras riding into a London shopping center, going into a jewelry store with axes and bats, and then riding out the same way they came in.

November 7, 2012
In wake of the presidential election: Hollywood's top political movies

In light of today's general election, we're taking a look at Hollywood's top political movies.

November 7, 2012
Inside Victoria's Secret's fashion show casting

Entertainment Tonight was granted exclusive access to hang out with some Victoria's Secret models during a recent casting session.

November 6, 2012
Katie Holmes' Broadway kiss and subway ride home

Katie locks lips with her co-star in her return to the stage. Also, see the actress ride the subway home after the show. What glamour!

November 6, 2012
ESPN airs Obama, Romney halftime interviews

ESPN aired Monday Night Football halftime interviews of President Obama and his GOP rival, Mitt Romney, just hours before voters go to the polls to decide the 2012 presidential election. Both candidates talked about life and sports.

November 3, 2012
Raw video: Staten Islanders feel forgotten after Sandy

Battered by Hurricane Sandy, people on Staten Island say much needed help is slow in coming.

November 3, 2012
Free gas for New Yorkers, Obama visits FEMA

President Barack Obama said Saturday that "there's nothing more important than us getting this right" as he visited the headquarters of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for an update on superstorm recovery efforts.

November 3, 2012
Why Leo DiCaprio and Victoria's Secret model split

The actor and his Victoria's Secret love call it quits after 10 months together. Hear the scoop on their breakup.

November 3, 2012
Why Aerosmith doesn't do morning TV: Steven Tyler drops F-bomb and more

The Aerosmith frontman is accidentally caught cussing during Al Roker's weather report on "Today." See Tyler's major slip-up.

November 2, 2012
Hurricane Sandy video: 1) retrospective of the devastating week; 2) search for gasoline in N.J.; 3) trying to return home

As we end a week that has been nothing short of devastating for those on the East Coast, we take a look back at Hurricane Sandy's fury.

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November 2, 2012
Rob Pattinson and Kristen Stewart interview together; plus, exclusive sneak peek at 'Breaking Dawn - Part 2'

ET's Nancy O'Dell is sitting down Thursday with Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson who are being interviewed together for the first time since July's Comic-Con. The power couple is joined by their co-star Taylor Lautner to talk about "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn -- Part 2," the final installment in the blockbuster Twilight series.

Get a first look at a scene from the last installment of "The Twilight Saga" featuring Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart.

November 1, 2012
A rat that sat on a cat that sat on a dog

My daughter recently encountered Greg Pike and his animals -- a dog, cat and rat who sit on each other - while she was in Laramie, Wyo. Now, there comes a denverpost.com report that the dog has died and the act, which promoted peace among all creatures, is over. But this video of the dog, cat and rat getting along is great. Here it is:

November 1, 2012
How did Khloe Kardashian's 'X Factor' debut go?

Host Khloe and judge Britney Spears make their first live appearance on the singing competition show. See how they did. And what did Simon Cowell say?

November 1, 2012
Raw video: Seaside Heights, N.J. scenes of devastation

The police chief of Seaside Heights, N.J. describes his town as "total devastation." superstorm Sandy wrecked the town's boardwalk and left homes broken into splinters and buried under sand.



About Video Break

David Caraccio is a Sacramento native and online news editor with over 23 years of journalism experience. A graduate of San Diego State University, he enjoys finding and viewing videos worth watching. Email: dcaraccio@sacbee.com. On Twitter: @DavidCaraccio. Phone: (916) 321-1125.

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