Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah

Nevertheless, activities observed in honor of the Christmas season should always be identified as Christmas observances. Growing up, I was taught that all holidays were equal. If you're searching for Happy Christmas messages to share with your ... More..

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by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Queen Elizabeth II Skips Christmas Service To Recover From Cold

Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh arrives for the Royal family Christmas Day church service at St Mary Magdalene church in Sandringham, Norfolk, in the east of England, on December 25, 2012. Ahead of t...More..

Fourteen die in Malaysian bus crash
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Fourteen die in Malaysian bus crash

Today's accident was the worst involving buses since the 2013 Genting Highlands bus crash that killed 37 people. The deceased comprise six men, seven women, and a female toddler, who all sat at the front rows...More..

The Philippines brace for Typhoon Nina on Christmas Day
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

The Philippines brace for Typhoon Nina on Christmas Day

Weather forecasters said the typhoon will eventually affect an area that is home to almost 42 million people, including the capital, Manila , on Monday. "Please evacuate, we'll be having lechon at evacuation c...More..

Fake news story leads Pakistani official to threaten nuclear action
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Fake news story leads Pakistani official to threaten nuclear action

Israel's Defense Ministry responded to Asif's tweet , denying the former Israeli defense minister made the statement cited in the fake news article. Pakistani defence officials threatened Israel with nucle...More..

Powerful 7.7 natural disaster hits Chile
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Powerful 7.7 natural disaster hits Chile

There have been no reports of any damage or casualty. Officials had originally issued a tsunami warning, but it was later downgraded to a tsunami watch. The September quake also triggered a massive tsunami, w...More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Giant WWII bomb forces mass Christmas evacuation

Kurt Gribl, the mayor of that German city with nearly 300,000 inhabitants, told the media that unfortunately, because of this situation, the city "is different from what we all had expected" for Christmas, with...More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Travellers Warned Storm Barbara Will Bring Heavy Rain

Storm Barbara is expected to unleash the worst of its wrath over Friday night, but The Guardian reports that "the potential for structural damage and disruption to some transport services means the storm's ef...More..

Russian military plane en route to Syria crashes in Black Sea
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Russian military plane en route to Syria crashes in Black Sea

The entertainers were being flown to Russia's Hmeimim air base in Syria for a performance in the New Year. The Russian defense ministry said that it had retrieved four bodies from the Black Sea but there were...More..

Natural Gas Explosion Reported in New Haven, Chemical Irritant Exposed
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Natural Gas Explosion Reported in New Haven, Chemical Irritant Exposed

Emergency responders are checking to see if the chemical got in the air, which can be risky to inhale. There are no injuries reported at this time. Emergency crews were on the scene mid-day Thursday of an exp...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Tottenham fans react with humour to Michel Vorm contract update

Harry Kane, Dele Alli, Kyle Walker, Christian Eriksen and Eric Dier have all signed new deals at White Hart Lane since the start of the season. He told the club's website: "Its special (to sign a new contract...More..

West Bengal: BJP MP Roopa Ganguly hospitalised for brain haematoma in Kolkata
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

West Bengal: BJP MP Roopa Ganguly hospitalised for brain haematoma in Kolkata

According to the doctors, she was admitted due to small blood clots in her brain. "She is absolutely stable", AMRI Hospital in Salt Lake City said in a statement. A medical board has been set up by the hospital...More..

Cleveland Police ID Officer After Toddler Son Dies
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Cleveland Police ID Officer After Toddler Son Dies

The shooting happened about 10:30 a.m.at a home in the 38000 block of Library Avenue in the city's Brooklyn Centre neighborhood. "I seen that baby laying on the floor", neighbor Sonya Hobbs said. Police spokesm...More..

Migrant crisis: United Nations says 5000 drown trying to reach Europe this year
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Migrant crisis: United Nations says 5000 drown trying to reach Europe this year

The number of migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean dropped in 2016, but over a thousand more people died trying. Deaths have surged this year because migrant smugglers are increasingly using poor qualit...More..

The Salvation Army Santa Fund
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

The Salvation Army Santa Fund

If you're interested in helping the Salvation Army, their website contains a list of ways you can get involved . Surprisingly, almost 500 households utilize the Vail Valley Salvation Army's food pantry every...More..

US Economy third quarter sees strongest pace in two years
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

US Economy third quarter sees strongest pace in two years

During the first two quarters of the year the USA economy growth rate was 0.8% and 1.4%. For the quarter that ends this month, economists believe weaker export sales and slowed business inventory growth will pu...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

IOC: Russians face action over Sochi doping

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) told TASS on Friday that it would not be making public the names of Russian athletes, who had been subjected to the disciplinary procedures earlier in the day by the wo...More..

Triple Car Bombs Kill 23 in Mosul Market
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Triple Car Bombs Kill 23 in Mosul Market

Mortar attacks have also killed aid workers distributing aid in Mosul over the past week, with four humanitarian workers having lost their lives alongside seven civilians. Iraqi forces pushing towards Mosul ...More..

Electoral College: Popular vote should win the day
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Electoral College: Popular vote should win the day

Clinton is the fifth presidential candidate in American history to win the popular vote and lose the Electoral College. New York State , with its robust 19.75 million residents, receives only 29 electoral vo...More..

Draymond Green to miss Warriors game due to birth of his son
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Draymond Green to miss Warriors game due to birth of his son

The Nets turned the ball over 16 times in the second half and shot just 4-of-15 from 3-point after shooting 9-of-20 in the first half. Bojan Bogdanovich and Brook Lopez each had 10 points, knocking down two t...More..