Independents' Day: 'The Interview' sells out

LOS ANGELES - Many midnight showings of "The Interview" sold out in independent movie theatres, as film buffs came out to show their support for freedom of speech.  Video | Full Article 

Two more NY men arrested for threatening police after officers killed 2:20pm EST

- Two more men have been arrested for threatening New York police, including one who called the precinct headquarters of two officers killed as they sat in their patrol car and asked to speak to one of them, a police spokesman said on Thursday.

Toni Martin (C), mother of Antonio Martin, who was fatally shot, attends a prayer vigil in Berkeley, Missouri, December 24, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron P Bernstein

Cops confronted after latest Missouri shooting

BERKELEY, Mo. - Protests flared in the St. Louis suburb where a white policeman fatally shot a black man who brandished a gun at a gas station earlier this week.  Video | Full Article 


Christmas greetings from space

NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station, Commander Barry Wilmore and Flight Engineer Terry Virts, wish the residents of Earth a Merry Christmas.  Video 

An actor dressed as Father Christmas displays a Christmas bauble, worth $23,908, to mark the annual opening of Harrods Christmas-themed shop, at Harrods department store in London, August 6, 2010. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

How to win friends and family while regifting

NEW YORK - There are plenty of delicate subjects during the holiday season, but one of the touchiest could be regifting. Plenty of us do it, but avoid talking about it for fear of offending friends and family.  Full Article 

A man walks past a burning building during rioting after a grand jury returned no indictment in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri November 24, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

The year in 60 seconds: 2014

A multimedia showcase of some of 2014's top stories; spanning the globe from conflicts in Ukraine, the Middle East and Pakistan to the Ebola outbreak and demonstrations across the United States.  Video 

Christmas on both sides of war-torn Ukraine

A Merry Christmas on both sides of the embattled Ukraine-Russia border, where hundreds of children are greeted with gifts from Santa. Gavino Garay reports.