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December 31, 2012
Live streaming: President Obama talks about 'fiscal cliff' progress
December 31, 2012
On thin ice: Rescue on frozen lake caught on video

Revelers playing on a frozen lake in the mountains above Los Angeles averted tragedy, rescuing others who went through the ice when it cracked and broke under their weight.

December 29, 2012
Injured dog from Alaska flown to Sacramento for surgery

A seriously injured dog from Alaska got a free flight to Sacramento to get help from the same vets that saved the life of Bodie, the Sacramento K9 officer shot in the line of duty. CBS Sacramento has the report.

December 29, 2012
Ryan Seacrest's New Year's Eve advice from Dick Clark

Ryan tells us about hosting the annual celebration without the late Dick Clark.

December 28, 2012
Kicker and Internet sensation gets a tryout in the NFL

ABC explains how Havard Rugland got a tryout with the Jets just by posting to YouTube (and doing some incredible stunts kicking a football.)

December 28, 2012
BASE jumpers plunge off tower in Kuala Lumpur

A group of BASE jumpers leapt off a tower in Kuala Lumpur with cameras in-hand, capturing some breathtaking views. From CBS reports.

December 28, 2012
Most shocking celeb splits of 2012

Some of Hollywood's highest profile marriages ended this year. See who decided to call it quits.

More shocking splits:

Russell Crowe and wife of nine years Danielle Spencer split among rumors that Spencer was unfaithful.

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December 28, 2012
'Leave DeMarcus Cousins Alone'

A Sacramento Bee video on YouTube inspired by the "Leave Britney Alone" video.

December 22, 2012
Who were Hollywood's winners & losers in 2012?

Some Hollywood celebs soared to new heights in 2012, while others sank to embarrassing lows. Entertainment Tonight has compiled its own list of last year's winners and losers.

December 21, 2012
X Factor's Tate Stevens talks after winning $5 million recording contract

It was a big night on the X Factor, as Tate Stevens is crowned the season two winner. Tate is taking home the title along with a $5 million recording contract. Here's what he has to say.


December 21, 2012
From the NRA news conference ...

RAW: Woman disrupts NRA news conference


During a National Rifle Association news conference, a woman held up a sign and started chanting against the organization. This was the second news conference disruption.

NRA chief calls for armed guards in schools, may have saved Newtown victims

NRA blames violent video games like Mortal Kombat, Kindergarten Killers



December 21, 2012
Once-conjoined twins make public debut

More than nine months after they were born joined at the lower chest and abdomen, twin girls made their public debut Thursday at the hospital where they were separated.

December 21, 2012
Girl, 5, raps about 49ers' Colin Kaepernick

A young girl scores YouTube views with her rap tribute to 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

She answers some questions from CBS13 in this video.


December 20, 2012
Could this city provide a doomsday loophole?

A few billion of us won't be around this weekend, that is, if you believe that Friday is doomsday. But, as CBS reports, there could be a loophole.

December 20, 2012
Sexiest Twitter snaps of the year

Racy and rocking and reported as only Splash News can: Celebs like Heidi Klum, Kim Kardashian, and Rihanna, to name a few, love to tweet themselves looking sexy.

December 20, 2012
Best mug shots of the year

The WGN Morning News Team breaks it down.

December 20, 2012
Boiling water freezes before it hits Siberian soil

A resident of Novosibirsk, in Siberia, where temperatures have plummeted to minus 41 degrees Celsius, tips a pan of boiling water from his balcony in a winter experiment.

December 19, 2012
Watch a miracle full-court shot by high school player

Pat Santos gives it his all for a miracle full-court shot. Boston Herald sports takes you through the drama.

December 19, 2012
Tough pigeon in middle of NFL action refuses to leave the field

A hardcore pigeon refuses to leave the field during the Chiefs/Raiders game. If you watch all 7 minutes of the video, the bird nonchalantly avoids several players and then, finally, a crew comes out to catch it.

December 19, 2012
Cop waves, wiggles, whirls through traffic

On the streets of Providence, Rhode Island, the holidays mean the reappearance of Officer Tony Lepore and his 'Dancing Cop' routine. The moves? Born out of boredom.

December 19, 2012
Eagle swoops in and grabs baby in park

An eagle swoops down and snatches a little child playing in a park. Seriously? Some people think it might be a fake, but it looks pretty real.Take a look.

December 18, 2012
Kardashian Christmas card revealed

The family goes glam in all white for their annual portrait, but there's someone missing. Take a look.

December 18, 2012
Beckham boy turns model

David and Victoria Beckham's kid, Romeo Beckham, lands his first ad campaign. See the 10-year-old strike a pose for Burberry,

December 14, 2012
News conference on Sandy Hook elementary school shooting

Officials brief reporters on the latest from the Sandy Hook elementary school massacre where 27 people including 18 children were reportedly killed Friday morning.

December 14, 2012
One-armed teen is a star basketball player at high school

Zach Hodskins is a 6'2 junior guard at Milton High School in Georgia. Born with just one arm, he's a star basketball player. Watch him in action.

December 13, 2012
NASA confident world won't end on 12/21

NASA is so confident the world won't be ending on December 21st, that it has released a web video about "Why The World Didn't End Yesterday" more than a week early. The video explains why the Mayan apocalypse is nothing to fear.

December 13, 2012
A great clip from 'Les Miserables' to get you ready

Javert releases prisoner 24601 on parole.

December 13, 2012
Using cannon, smugglers shoot marijuana into U.S.

The Border Patrol said smugglers used a pneumatic cannon to fire 33 canisters filled with marijuana 500 feet over the fence and into the United States.

December 12, 2012
Anne Hathaway attracts attention at 'Les Mis' premiere with wardrobe

Between Anne Hathaway's wardrobe malfunction and her boots, the actress received quite a bit of attention while arriving at the "Les Miserables" premiere.

And a report on her style.

December 12, 2012
Anchor caught on tape dancing during commercial break

Fox40's Tia Ewing knows what she likes to do during commercial breaks. She was caught dancing along to the music during one break. Why not, if you got the moves? The video is getting some attention.

December 11, 2012
Kim Kardashian pleased with her photo shoot for French mag

Kim Kardashian's "glamorous and feminine" photo shoot for a French mag.

December 10, 2012
Parents charged after encouraging daughter to fight another teen

Parents of a teenage daughter in Georgia face charges after they allegedly brought the girl to fight another teen at a school bus stop, encouraging the violence and warning others not to intervene. The father recorded the fight on video.



December 10, 2012
Aussie radio hosts behind crank call to British duchess' hospital express sorrow

The Australian radio hosts behind a hoax phone call to the UK hospital where the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge was staying said they were "shattered" upon learning that the nurse who was duped by their prank had died.

December 8, 2012
Lady Antebellum star's big news

Hillary Scott and her husband are expecting a baby. Get the scoop.

December 8, 2012
Heisman finalists discuss Heisman finalists

Johnny Manziel, Manti Te'o and Collin Klein discuss why one another are worthy of the Heisman Trophy.

December 8, 2012
Video released in NFL player murder-suicide

Police released video Friday night that shows officers finding Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher asleep in his car just hours before he killed his girlfriend and later shot himself.

December 7, 2012
Sacramento mother drops daughter from burning building before jumping herself

It was a wild scene outside a burning Sacramento apartment complex Thursday as a child was dropped from a window to escape the flames. CBS13 tells the story.

December 7, 2012
"X Factor" announces top four contestants

A surprising elimination sends one of Britney Spears' contestants home. Find out who it is.

December 7, 2012
Megan Fox plans to cover up on screen, ditch the bikinis

Megan Fox has revealed that she is going to cover up on screen in future now she is a mother, as only Splash News can report.

December 6, 2012
Demi Moore lets loose as she parties with Lenny Kravitz

Demi Moore displayed some slightly odd behaviour as she partied with friends including Lenny Kravitz at a bash in Miami, Splash News reports.

December 6, 2012
Coffin in elevator prank scares living daylights out of passengers - and other stunts have their ups and downs

You may think twice before stepping into that elevator, especially in Brazil. Pranksters are on the loose.

A coffin in elevator prank scares living daylights out of passengers

A TV prank of passengers in an elevator being scared by a little ghost has gone viral.

And, the disappearing elevator floor trick, courtesy of a technology company that makes monitors - really clear ones.

December 5, 2012
Jay-Z introduces himself to older woman on subway

Jay-Z introduces himself and explains who he is to a woman on the New York City subway in footage released by the music mogul's camp as part of a short documentary into his shows at the Barclay's Center. In the video, entitled "Where I'm From" and produced by Life + Times, the woman is impressed by Jay-Z's transportation choice. Buzz 60 has the details.

If you have a half-hour, you can find the entire documentary here.

December 5, 2012
Teen busted after showing off robbery loot on YouTube

A Nebraska 19-year-old lands behind bars after posting a YouTube video bragging about robbing a bank and showing off the cash. Jen Markham explains why the young woman probably should have changed her clothes before shooting the video.

Here's the full YouTube video she posted.


December 4, 2012
Extreme holiday decorations 2012

Here's a look at some extreme holiday decorations for 2012. We'll try to add more as they come in.

Dancing house with Christmas lights galore.

An upscale Christmas tree lot - buy one for $2,500

What would Christmas 2012 be without ... a Gangnam-sytle light show

The stars help light Rockefeller Center tree


December 4, 2012
Royal babies: A look back at bloodline births that captured the world

Prince William and Kate's baby news has made headlines around the world. CBS' Ben Tracy takes a look back on a long line of monarchs who received a lot of attention at a very early age.

Here are two related stories before the video:
Prince Williams visits pregnant Kate in hospital

A timeline of William, Kate's romance

December 4, 2012
CNET's tech gifts for under $50

Five affordable tech gifts that even the most jaded gadget snob can't resist.

December 4, 2012
Watch hockey fans toss 25,000 Teddy bears to celebrate goal

The Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League in Canada put together a crazy celebration of a goal by having fans throw 25,000 teddy bears on the ice. It's a stunt done annually to highlight local children's charities at Christmas time. Before the game, the team handed out the bears with instructions to let them fly as soon as the Hitmen scored. The cleanup reportedly took nearly 45 minutes - but all for a good cause.

December 4, 2012
Watch hockey fans toss 25,000 Teddy bears to celebrate goal

The Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League in Canada put together a crazy celebration of a goal by having fans throw 25,000 teddy bears on the ice. It's a stunt done annually to highlight local children's charities at Christmas time. Before the game, the team handed out the bears with instructions to let them fly as soon as the Hitmen scored. The cleanup reportedly took nearly 45 minutes - but all for a good cause.

December 3, 2012
Hungry dolphin bites little girl during Sea World feeding

Cute,? Yes, Friendly? Yeah, usually. But a dolphin who lives at Sea World in Orlando, Fla., took some luster off the reputation of the smart, chirpy water mammals when it bit a little girl who was feeding it. Feelings were hurt more than the little girl, by the way.


December 3, 2012
Hot TV: Magician's hair catches fire during live broadcast

A magician performing live on live television in the Dominican Republic was hurt when his hair caught fire during a trick that went wrong.


December 1, 2012
Beatlemania? No, it's Kardashian Khaos in Kuwait

Kim Kardashian is in the Middle East for the opening of "Millions of Milkshakes." Plus, backstage access to Khloe K. and the Jonas Brothers.

December 1, 2012
Hollywood's new food trend: Inhaling vaporized food

Some food fads seem to fade away faster than a morning mist, but there's one trend that doesn't seem to be evaporating anytime soon.



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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