Weekend: Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 40% / Sat: 70% / Sun: 60%.
10 Things to Know for Monday
N. Korea threatens strikes on US amid hacking claims
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) North Korea says President Barack Obama is "recklessly" spreading rumors of a Pyongyang-orchestrated cyberattack of Sony Pictures and warns of strikes against the White House, Pentagon and "the whole U.S. mainland, that cesspool of terrorism."Sun, 21 Dec 2014 20:57:34 -0500
France: Driver goes on rampage, feeding fears
PARIS (AP) A driver deliberately slammed his car into crowds around the city of Dijon in eastern France on Sunday, raising concerns at a time when Islamic extremists are calling for attacks in France.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 20:56:41 -0500
Steelers, Packers win, move into playoffs
Romo, Cowboys reach playoffs in 42-7 rout of Colts
Police: Fugitive killed Florida officer
LeBron scores 25 as Cavaliers tame Grizzlies 105-91
Pats edge Jets 17-16, clinch 1st-round playoff bye
Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children
South Korea lowers outlook on weak private sector
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) South Korea lowered its growth forecast for next year, citing persistently weak sentiment among consumers and businesses.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 20:28:12 -0500
Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jet
By Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) - Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was knocking on his door with a "super-efficient" jet boasting 30 percent fuel savings thanks to a carbon-composite design. In Toulouse, some Airbus engineers, riding high after overtaking Boeing and suspecting a short-lived marketing stunt, laughed off the future 787 with a tail like a dolphin. Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker urged Airbus to take the 787 seriously and said its draft response, a quick fix to its A330 with new General Electric engines, was inadequate.
Raiders knock out Bills with 26-24 win
QB Jameis Winston cleared in conduct hearing
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared Sunday of the accusations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing involving an alleged sexual assault two years ago.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:52:34 -0500
Police officers' slaying raises pressure on New York mayor
By Laila Kearney and Edward McAllister NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio faced the biggest crisis of his political career on Sunday after a gunman killed two police officers in an attack intended to avenge recent police killings of unarmed black men in the United States. New York police officers turned their backs on de Blasio in protest during a news conference and their union said the mayor had blood on his hands after Saturday's shooting. ...
7 hurt when lightning strikes near Tampa Bay game
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Lightning struck a car in a parking lot near the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stadium after their game with Green Bay on Sunday, injuring seven people, officials and witnesses said.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:28:05 -0500