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December 17th, 2010
10:27 AM ET

Dear Santa...We Need Warm Clothes

Santa Claus gets a lot of letters this time of year...millions of them, in fact. It can be overwhelming, so the man in red turns to the post office to get some help sorting them out. But his post office elves have noticed a change in the wish lists this year. A lot of kids aren't asking for iPads or X-boxes. They're not asking for hot wheels or dolls. They are asking for winter coats, for socks... or for help paying the heating bill. For more information you can call the Operation Santa hotline at (212) 330-3000 on go to:

Filed under: Kyra Phillips
December 17th, 2010
04:01 AM ET

30 Second Pitch

Jake Reznikow has been out of work for about a year-and-a-half. He's had to move back in with his parents. He is looking for a job in the financial industry. Here's a look at his 30 Second Pitch. And you're interested in hiring Jake Reznikow email him at

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