Christmas tree lighting

Young Man Convicted In Ore. Bomb Plot Apologizes A young Somali-American man convicted of plotting to bomb a 2010 Christmas tree-lighting ceremony in Portland's town square has written an apology letter in advance of his sentencing and says he renounces his former beliefs.
Occupy Seattle Protests Could Interfere With Holiday Tree Lighting CeremonyOccupy Seattle protests could affect Black Friday shopping and a scheduled tree lighting ceremony in and around the city's Westlake Park.