The Good Report

If you could use a little good news today, here are a few stories to cheer you up. We begin in Rio Linda, California, where last December a man dressed as Santa was in for a shock. Highway Patrol reported that jolly old St. Nick was flying a parachute with a motor and wheels. He was on his way to deliver candy canes to community kids when he found himself entangled in power lines.

As you might suspect, this sparked the gathering of quite a crowd.

Colleen Bousliman, who lives nearby, said the pilot flies overhead often. "He flies

. . . around so people can see and flies around people's houses,"...