• Winter Weather Advisory issued for Christmas Eve across southeast MI
Winter Weather Advisory issued for Christmas Eve across southeast MI

Snow is expected to continue throughout the day Friday, then change to mixed precipitation overnight and into Saturday. A LAKE SNOW WARNING is active for Ashtabula County until Wednesday at 4pm.Several inches of snow is likely across much of the viewing area.

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  • Springfield, Mo., child, 1, found safe after Sunday Amber Alert
Springfield, Mo., child, 1, found safe after Sunday Amber Alert

Eli Bandurovskiy was last seen on December 22 with Viktor Bandurovskiy, 33, and believed to be headed towards Houston from Springfield, Missouri. Investigators believe Viktor Bandurovskiy stole the vehicle while fleeing with the child. He was wearing a thick navy cardigan sweater with two red horizontal stripes and large buttons, a gray undershir...

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  • LeBron James Says He Doesn't 'Lose Sleep Anymore' Over His Finals Losses
LeBron James Says He Doesn't 'Lose Sleep Anymore' Over His Finals Losses

The third straight December 25 headlined by Golden State vs. Cleveland went down to the wire, and the Dubs emerged with a 99-92 victory on Monday at Oracle Arena. He has won three National Basketball Association titles, including beating Kevin Durant in one of them. It was a specific reference to his game-sealing - and arguably series-clinching -...

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  • Kasich signs bills banning abortions of Down syndrome fetuses
Kasich signs bills banning abortions of Down syndrome fetuses

As Cleveland.com reports , Kasich said in November he would wait to review the final bill before making a decision to either sign or veto the legislation. Legislators behind the law claim it is not an attempt to restrict women's reproductive rights but rather a move to end discrimination. "We all want to be born flawless, but none of us are,...

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  • Christmas warms up city amid winter chill
Christmas warms up city amid winter chill

Persons dressed up as Santa Claus cheered the revellers at several places such as malls, markets and parks. In Gulmarg's Saint Mary's church, Santa Claus distributed chocolates and candies among the children. Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew presided over a Christmas Day mass at Aya Yorgi Church in the courtyard of the patriarchate bu...

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  • Trump Wishes Troops Merry Christmas Via Video Conference
Trump Wishes Troops Merry Christmas Via Video Conference

During the conversation Trump thanked the members of the military for their service and their families for the sacrifice. Other people thank him for things such as "keeping my family safe" and "reminding us to stand for our national anthem" and even "fixing our economy".

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  • Mumbai gets India's first AC local train
Mumbai gets India's first AC local train

On the inaugural run, the train began its journey from Borivli to Churchgate station of the Western Railway (WR). The AC train is the first rake to ply locally with automatic doors - the closed doors will prevent commuters from standing on the foot boards of the train, which is common in the city's crowded locals and which, crucially, will preven...

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  • United Nations imposes new sanctions on North Korea
United Nations imposes new sanctions on North Korea

China, which the USA says supplies most of North Korea's crude, hasn't reported any volumes in its published customs data since 2013. In addition to the limits on oil sales, the new sanctions also include the forced repatriation of North Korean workers from outside of the country within 24 months.

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  • Julian Assange's Twitter account reappears after mysterious absence
Julian Assange's Twitter account reappears after mysterious absence

The account appears to have gone offline around 7:00/8:00PM ET on Christmas Eve, a silent night for the Wikileaks founder. The big mystery may be that Assange (or whomever else has the keys to his account) accidentally clicked something and didn't realize it until later.

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  • Palestinians call Guatemala's Jerusalem embassy move 'shameful'
Palestinians call Guatemala's Jerusalem embassy move 'shameful'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu offered to play tour guide to Christian pilgrims in a message relayed from Jerusalem , whose recognition as Israel's capital by US President Donald Trump has split global Christian opinion. "We are in contact with at least ten countries, some of them in Europe" to discuss the move, deputy foreign minis...

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  • CHP Officer Killed, Second Officer Injured In Horrific Highway 880 Crash
CHP Officer Killed, Second Officer Injured In Horrific Highway 880 Crash

Both officers were wearing seat belts. Agents trust the man's auto was going at a high rate of speed when he collided with the SUV, causing noteworthy harm and leaving the CHP vehicle a folded heap of metal. So far four people have been killed on the roads patrolled by the CHP this holiday period. California Gov. Jerry Brown issued a statement...

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  • Family surrounds Eric Garner's daughter after cardiac event
Family surrounds Eric Garner's daughter after cardiac event

Erica's first cardiac arrest was a few months ago, Esaw Snipes-Garner said. "The Garner/Snipes family wants to thank you all for your prayers and support". Erica Garner raged against excessive police force in the wake of her father's passing and was unafraid to skewer officials across the political spectrum for failing to adequately address th...

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  • At least four displaced by Christmas morning fire
At least four displaced by Christmas morning fire

Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire that heavily damaged a home in Northwest Knoxville on Christmas Eve and sent one person to the hospital. No one was injured in the blaze, and although some residents were out of town, at least two were displaced from their home, the department said. An investigation determined the fire be...

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  • Four killed as bus crashes into underground passageway…
Four killed as bus crashes into underground passageway…

Another angle shows the bus seemingly stationary on the side of a snowy road before it appears to pull away in the direction of the metro station. During the interrogation, the driver told that the incident occurred at a bus stop. Photos taken at the scene show the bus on the steps leading into the underground passageway. It is not clear if any...

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  • Pit Bulls Kill Kentucky Woman Lorraine Saylor, Badly Injures Husband
Pit Bulls Kill Kentucky Woman Lorraine Saylor, Badly Injures Husband

As the attack unfolded on Sunday morning, Johnny's brother James Saylor, who lives next door, heard barking and quickly threw an object at the dogs to distract them long enough so he could get into the house. 22. Animal control and the Bell County Sheriff's department are now searching for the other dog. As for the dogs, he said he had seen them ...

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  • United Kingdom minister Damian Green resigns over porn scandal
United Kingdom minister Damian Green resigns over porn scandal

Jeremy Hunt bluntly admitted that Damian Green "lied" today as he said the PM had no choice about sacking him. May's office said an inquiry by the Cabinet Office found that there were "competing and contradictory accounts of what were private meetings" between Mr.

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  • Lalu Prasad Yadav to get VIP treatment on ninth trip to jail
Lalu Prasad Yadav to get VIP treatment on ninth trip to jail

Former Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra as well as six others were acquitted in the case. The party was waiting to know the quantum of punishment to Prasad to be pronounced on January 3 and would then decide its course of action, Sidiqqui added.

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  • U.S. life expectancy falls for second straight year - as drug overdoses soar
U.S. life expectancy falls for second straight year - as drug overdoses soar

For the first time, the powerful painkiller fentanyl and its close opioid cousins played a bigger role in the deaths than any other legal or illegal drug, surpassing prescription pain pills and heroin. Deaton noted that the data suggest elderly people are living longer in USA, even amid the decline in overall life expectancy, likely due to medica...

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  • Israel Attacks Palestinian Protesters, Kills 2, Injures 45
Israel Attacks Palestinian Protesters, Kills 2, Injures 45

Al-Ayyam said Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan said his country will be cooperating with the 128 United Nations member states who voted in favor of a resolution rejecting US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel , in the event Trump does not change his decision.

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  • Congress term Parrikar's Mahadeyi move anti-goa
Congress term Parrikar's Mahadeyi move anti-goa

On the other hand, the Goa Congress termed Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's openness for bilateral talks with Karnataka over the diversion of Mahadayi river water as an "anti-Goa" move. While the river traverses 28.8 km in Karnataka, it runs through a length of 81.2 km in Goa. Water wars between states are not new. It has been arguing with Tam...

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