Dutch Santa Claus known as 'Sinterklaas' rides through the Dutch quarter of Potsdam, Germany, Saturday Dec.11, 1999. Sinterklaas is visiting a Christmas market in this former Prussian town.

Trivia quiz: St. Nicholas Day

While you’re putting out your stocking or your shoes the night of Dec. 5, test your knowledge of St. Nick.

In this Saturday, May 31, 2014 photo, the Starbucks logo is seen at one of the company's coffee shops in downtown Chicago. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Starbucks launches pay-ahead in Portland

The pay-ahead option is intended to make it faster and easier for customers to get their orders, which is particularly important for those r…