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A woman monitorsthe progress of Santa Claus in Washington, D.C. The Santa tracker is set up by NORAD. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Things to Know About Tracking Santa’s Sleigh

For kids who can’t wait for Santa to arrive, the North American Aerospace Defense Command has a Christmas treat. Visions of sugar plums can be augmented by a check on the fat man’s progress around the globe on Christmas Eve.