Here are our picks for stories you should read this Wednesday morning:

Francis Stueve. (Marvin Joseph/Post)

Santa’s Big Brown helper: A billion packages begin getting delivered on Cyber Friday — and you’ve got to be moving at double time if you’re a UPS driver.

Snow on the way? Don’t get too excited. Yes, there’s snow on the tail of the flood watch in effect this afternoon and tonight, but it’ll be low-impact and wet.

Thomas Haynesworth exonerated in rape cases. A Va. appeals court acknowledges that Haynesworth spent 27 years behind bars for crimes he did not commit.

Tech support for the Arab Spring. From a coffee shop in Virginia, a member of a “hacktivist” group keeps Mideast protesters online.

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