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Silent Santa gives children with autism quiet time with Old St. Nick

Children in Newton Aycliffe and Aycliffe Village have a special postal service so that the children can send their letters to Santa and get a reply in time for ...


Utah State to face New Mexico State in Arizona Bowl

A bowl appearance by New Mexico State would be its first since 1960, when it beat Utah State in the Sun Bowl. For a while, though, that excitement was clouded...


Highlights from Seahawks prime-time 24-10 victory over Eagles

The Eagles trailed 17-3 early in the fourth quarter when Wentz briefly brought the team back into contention. It was the first first-quarter touchdown allowed...


Liberal MP Tim Wilson proposes to partner in Parliament

Rob Mitchell: 'I should let Hansard note that was a yes - congratulations'. "Well done, mate", he said in his typically casual style. South Australian senator...


Florida Teen Found with Soccer Coach

According to Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read, Detective Steve Dube realized the 17-year-old had relatives in the upstate NY area and believed the pair could be hea...


Mariah Woods' body removed from scene death, disposed of, warrant says

The girl's mother's live in boyfriend, Earl Kimrey, 32, has now been charged in connection with her disappearance, CNN is reporting . "The arrest warrants are ...


Matthew Stafford suffers bruised hand in Lions' loss

Admittedly a tough call, but We're going to go with neither. Humphrey, the Ravens first-round draft pick this year out of Alabama, recorded an interception in...


Saudi-Led Coalition Provides Air Support for Yemen's Saleh

Multiple witnesses said heavy gunfire could be heard in southern Sanaa late on Friday night, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. In a statement...


Why I am returning to PDP - Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

The post Atiku's return has exposed lies, deceit of APC - PDP appeared first on Vanguard News . "But rather than giving a long political speech on this mat...


USA lawmaker: likelihood of 'preemptive war' with North Korea grows

The ICBM Hwasong-15 type weaponry system used in Wednesday's test is an intercontinental ballistic rocket tipped with super-large heavy warhead capable of strik...


Portugal to meet Spain in group matches of FIFA World Cup

The ceremony had Legends of the game representing the eight previous World Cup-winning nations, which included Brazil's Cafu, Italy's Fabio Cannavaro, Urugua...


President Trump told advisers a government shutdown would benefit him politically

House Speaker Paul Ryan confirmed to members Friday that two short-term spending bills are set for House votes - one through December 22 and another through Jan...


Partly cloudy skies, temps above normal this weekend

Today: A few AM showers possible, then increasing sun. Sunday night will be mild with lows in the upper 40s/ low 50s, and hopefully we will break our fog str...


In Germany quickly evacuated the Christmas market

Authorities found the parcel after it was delivered to a pharmacy in downtown Potsdam. The delivery of parcel containing nails and an improvised explosive dev...


Bay Bridge toll collector killed in crash ID'd

The CHP said that one person was killed, but would not reveal the person's identity. Photos from the scene show the level of devastation in the crash, with a ...


N.Korea: Kim visits missile truck tire factory

North Korea's state-run media say leader Kim Jong Un has visited a factory that makes tires for a launcher vehicle used to carry a new intercontinental ballisti...


Trump Withdraws US From UN Migrant And Refugee Compact

The same day, US Senator Chris Murphy proposed a new legislation dubbed No Ban on Refugees Act that would restrict the federal government from barring refugees ...


1 killed, 3 injured after driver strikes 4 in NYC

A search was underway for a white sedan. The police ruled out terrorism angle from the incident. No motive for the brouhaha was immediately released. "The a...


One Person Dead In Highway 23 Crash

The MSHP and the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department will continue investigating. The cause of the crash is under investigation, and it's not yet known if dr...


Why FSU Football should hire Willie Taggart as next football coach

There have been several moves in College Football over the last week highlighted by former Oregon Coach Chip Kelly heading to the UCLA Bruins and Sunday saw D...