Farmworker children uprooted by California rules

Claudia Morales, 13, at right, waits for a friend as she prepares to leave for school at a migrant laborers camp where she lives Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 in Watsonville, Calif. Thousands of migrant farmworker children in Central California are handing in their text books, packing their bags and heading to new schools in the Central Valley or Mexico. During the growing season, their parents rent low cost housing in federally subsidized labor camps. But theres a catch: state law requires the families to move at least 50 miles away when the camps close for the winter. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

WATSONVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A lifetime of moving has taught Claudia Morales to start packing early, because like many 13-year-olds, her room “is always a mess.”

Motown’s Temptations, Four Tops visit Oval Office

FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2008 file photo, President Bush, lower right, first lady Laura Bush, and others, listen as members of the Temptations R&B Motown singers perform in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Two legendary Motown groups Aint Too Proud to Beg for a little VIP access at the White House. Actually, there probably was no begging involved for members of the Temptations and the Four Tops to get into the Oval Office Friday. The White House says the men dropped by to see the president briefly while on a White House holiday tour. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two legendary Motown groups “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg” for a little VIP access at the White House.

Sam Smith, Taylor Swift own the night at Jingle Ball

Taylor Swift performs at Z100 Jingle Ball at Madison Square Garden, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — If you wanted to make a time capsule of what happened in pop music this year, Friday night’s Jingle Ball — the annual extravaganza held in Madison Square Garden put on by pop statio

At 98, Kirk Douglas is done with writing

In this Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 photo, Kirk Douglas, right, and wife Anne Douglas pose for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. The rakish screen legend with the famously dimpled chin made it abundantly clear that he was done with writing on a recent overcast afternoon at his Beverly Hills home, days before the release of his poetry collection Life Could Be Verse: Reflections on Love, Loss, and What Really Matters. To me, this is my best book, and my last book, said Douglas, seated next to his wife of over 60 years. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Kirk Douglas is done with writing.

5 Free Things: NYC lit up and lovely at Christmas

FILE - In this Oct. 21, 2014 file photo, skaters take to the ice during opening day of the Bryant Park skating rink in midtown New York. The rink will be open seven days a week until March 1, 2015. Admission to the rink and lockers are free, but if you dont have your own skates, you do have to pay for rentals. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Christmas season is one of New York City’s busiest times of year. Tickets for Broadway shows and hotel rooms go for premium prices and lines for top attractions are long.

Can Amy Pascal’s career survive Sony cyberattack?

FILE --In this Oct. 4, 2013 file photo, Amy Pascal, Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman, arrives at Variety's 5th Annual Power of Women event at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Pascal is under fire for racist remarks that surfaced in emails made public by the Sony cyberattack. Pascal apologized Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, for the insensitive and inappropriate comments in her emails that she says are not an accurate reflection of who I am. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amy Pascal, one of the most powerful women in the man’s world that is Hollywood and the force behind such critical and commercial hits as “The Social Network” and “American Hustl

Chinook return to creek for first time in a century

Matt Green, (right) of Trout Unlimited, and Jim Gregory, Lost River Fish Ecology, oversee installation of a tree structure on the Yankee Fork Salmon River, near Stanley. Ilona McCarty for the Post Register

SALMON – For the first time in more than a century, adult Chinook salmon returned to a creek in the Lemhi Valley this year — a sign of the success of a restoration project spearheaded, in part, by

SantaCon kicks off with hopes of less naughtiness

A reveler dressed in a holiday theme costume takes a selfie during SantaCon, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in New York. SantaCon organizers retained lawyer Norman Siegel last week as part of an effort to tame the excesses of the daylong party. Siegel said the government cannot ban SantaCon. But he said the government can reasonably regulate the event. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

NEW YORK (AP) — The annual costumed pub crawl featuring a horde of sloshed Santas on the streets of Manhattan got underway Saturday with a lesson in the First Amendment.

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