» Winds fuel California fire toward celebrity-packed Montecito
16/12/17 13:26 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) -- Surging Santa Ana winds on Saturday drove an enormous wildfire toward a wealthy community in the coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles, leaving fire crews working in a pall of smoke....
» The one that got away: Not the fish, but the $2.8M prize
16/12/17 13:15 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) -- Phil Heasley caught the fish of his life, but the $2.8 million in tournament prize money got away....
» Populist far-right leaders want no EU in future Europe
16/12/17 13:15 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
Far-right populists in Europe are vowing to work together to create a new model of intracontinental cooperation that is far removed from the European Union.
» Omarosa Manigault Newman’s White House role fraught with tension, sources say
16/12/17 13:11 from ABC News: ABCNews
Sources say she turned off some constituencies instead of building bridges.
» New problem for California firefighters
16/12/17 13:06 from CNN.com
Firefighters battling the Thomas Fire will face more challenges Saturday with the return of powerful winds as the blaze marks a grim milestone in size.
» Sen. Hatch on federal help for Utah man held in Venezuela
16/12/17 13:03 from Latest News
Senator Orrin Hatch discusses efforts to get Joshua Holt back to the United States and the GOP tax reform bill.
» Far-right Party Officially Part of Austrian Government
16/12/17 13:00 from Voice of America
Austria’s Conservative People’s Party (OVP) reached a coalition deal Saturday with the far-right Freedom Party (FPO), which takes a hard line on immigration. The deal makes Austria the only western European country with a far-right group...
» For GOP, tax bill's most visible win may be averting failure
16/12/17 12:59 from AP Top Headlines At 7:05 a.m. EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Despite the sheer size and society-spanning impact of the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the quickest and most potent political victory that Republicans would savor by pushing the bill through Congress next week may be wh...
» Jacob Zuma Prepares to Depart a Diminished A.N.C.
16/12/17 12:58 from NYT > International
South Africa’s African National Congress was once a symbol of hope. As it chooses a new leader, what has happened to Nelson Mandela’s legacy?
» Myanmar journalists' group to don black T-shirts over arrest of Reuters' reporters
16/12/17 12:58 from Reuters: Top News
YANGON (Reuters) - A group of Myanmar journalists said they would begin wearing black T-shirts on Saturday in protest at the detention of two Reuters reporters accused of violating the country's Official Secrets Act, as pressure builds o...
» China Must Prepare for Imminent War With North Korea, Top National Security Experts Warn - Newsweek
16/12/17 12:56 from Google News - World
Newsweek China Must Prepare for Imminent War With North Korea, Top National Security Experts Warn Newsweek It's not just the United States that could soon see itself engaged in a deadly conflict with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. ...