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 2016-12-04 18:26 

RealClearPolitics

Time to End Discrimination Against Gays?... +

On gay rights, America has come a great distance in a short time. Remember the days, not so long ago, that gays stayed in the closet, sodomy was a crime, same-sex marriage was banned and people could be fired from their jobs because of their sexual orient...

 2016-12-04 18:18 

AP

[ Big Story ]

New Mexico budget crisis hits defendants, museums, colleges... +

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) New Mexico's grinding budget crisis is taking a toll in courtrooms where overburdened attorneys have denied legal counsel to poor defendants, at museums reeling from layoffs and admission hikes, and at state universities and colle...

 2016-12-04 18:16 

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

A Look at the Life of Fidel Castro... +

NAME: Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz. TITLES: Former president of Council of State and Council of Ministers, first secretary of Communist Party of Cuba, commander in chief of Cuba's Revolutionary Armed Forces. Before resigning Feb. 19, 2008, he was the wo...

 2016-12-04 18:16 

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

Key Dates in Fidel Castro's Government in Cuba... +

Key events in Cuba under Fidel Castro: Jan. 1, 1959 Castro's rebels take power as dictator Fulgencio Batista flees Cuba. June 1960 Cuba nationalizes U.S.-owned oil refineries after they refuse to process Soviet oil. Nearly all other U.S. businesses ...

 2016-12-04 18:16 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Islamic State Strikes Back to Slow Iraqi Forces in Mosul... +

Islamic State fighters retreating in the face of a seven-week Iraqi military assault on their Mosul stronghold have hit back in the last two days, exploiting cloudy skies which hampered U.S.-led air support and highlighting the fragile army gains....

 2016-12-04 18:16 

Washington Post

Cuban exiles see only a glimmer of hope in Castros funeral... +

In the heart of Miamis Little Havana, Cuban exile Armando Garcia said Sundays funeral of Fidel Castro granted neither simple closure nor optimism for immediate change, but was a glimmer of hope for democracy in Cuba....

 2016-12-04 18:14 

Washington Post

Plans to restore NASA mission control room remain in limbo... +

Plans to restore the NASA mission control room that served as the nerve center when man first reached the moon have been discussed for more than 20 years, but its restoration and preservation remain in limbo....

 2016-12-04 18:13 

NY Post

This Draymond Green crane kick is just about indefensible... +

Draymond Green was whistled for a flagrant foul in double-overtime Friday against the Rockets when he flailed his leg after attempting a shot from underneath the basket, catching James Harden’s face. Green, of course, was suspended during the Finals...

 2016-12-04 18:13 

NY Post

Neighbors want to know why cops havent closed brothel yet... +

It was business as usual at a brothel in the middle of the stroller-mom, upscale Brooklyn neighborhood of Carroll Gardens on Sunday morning, with male customers being escorted into the red-curtained business one at a time. Neighbors of Tao - a store...

 2016-12-04 18:12 

WABC-TV NY

Alabama-Washington, Clemson-Ohio State set for playoff semis... +

In the end, the top four teams entering the conference championship games -- Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Washington -- were selected for the College Football Playoff....

 2016-12-04 18:10 

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Double shooting during house party leaves 1 dead, 1 hurt... +

A double shooting early Sunday morning in Locust Grove left one man dead and another critically hurt......

 2016-12-04 18:10 

CBS News

[ World ]

Putin expresses confidence in Trump amid concerns... +

Russian president explains why he thinks the U.S. president-elect is a "clever man," as others fret over his geopolitical choices...

 2016-12-04 18:09 

Reuters Canada

'Moana' Tops Slow Post-Thanksgiving Weekend With $28.4 Million... +

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Moana sailed to the top of the domestic box office for the second consecutive weekend. The Disney animated adventure picked up $28.4 million to push its stateside haul to $119.9...

 2016-12-04 18:09 

Washington Post

A look at the life of Fidel Castro... +

NAME: Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz....

 2016-12-04 18:08 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Rams give Fisher, Snead contract extensions... +

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The Los Angeles Rams have given coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead contract extensions. Rams spokesman Artis Twyman confirmed the moves before Sunday's game against the New England Patriots. The deal for Fisher was...

 2016-12-04 18:08 

Reuters Africa

Pence downplays significance of Trump's call with Taiwan president... +

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Sunday downplayed the significance of a phone conversation between Donald Trump and Taiwan's president, describing it as a courtesy call that...

 2016-12-04 18:07 

Reuters Canada

NFL: Rams extend contract of head coach Fisher... +

(The Sports Xchange) - Despite being mired in another losing season, the Los Angeles Rams have handed head coach Jeff Fisher a contract extension.The deal was agreed to in the preseason and signed during...

 2016-12-04 18:06 

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

Cuban Exiles See Only a Glimmer of Hope in Castro's Funeral... +

In the heart of Miami's Little Havana, Cuban exiles say Sunday's funeral of Fidel Castro is granting neither simple closure nor optimism for immediate change. But they say it represents a glimmer of hope for democracy in Cuba. Sipping espresso at ...

 2016-12-04 18:06 

NY Post

In my Library: Marc Staal... +

The Reason for God byTimothy Keller My wife and I used to go to Redeemer Presbyterian [Church] in Manhattan, where Keller is a pastor. I knew he wrote a bunch of books, and this is one of the first I picked up. I grew up in a Christian household, and this...

 2016-12-04 18:05 

Washington Post

Report: Company sold turf product after learning of defects... +

The countrys leading maker of artificial sports turf sold more than 1,000 fields to towns, schools and teams nationwide after its executives knew they were falling apart faster than expected and might not live up to lofty marketing claims, according to an...

 2016-12-04 18:03 

Business Insider

23 years ago Pablo Escobar was gunned down in his hometown, but his killing remains shrouded in mystery... +

The world's most powerful drug lord made a lot of enemies. Which one, if any of them, killed him is much less clear....

 2016-12-04 18:01 

NY Times

[ World News ]

Palestinian President Abbas Gets Boost in Fatah Congress Vote... +

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas kept a strong grip on his Fatah movement in an election in which his loyalists remained dominant in its top decision-making body, final results showed on Sunday....

 2016-12-04 18:00 

UPI

College Football Playoff: Alabama top seed; Washington gets last spot... +

The Sports Xchange Despite having a nonconference schedule ranked 127 out of 128, Pac-12 champion Washington earned its way into the College Football Playoff championship....

 2016-12-04 18:00 

FOX Sports

Hot Seconds with Jax: Wayne Ellington... +

FOX Sports Sun's Jason Jackson quizzes the Miami Heat's Wayne Ellington....

 2016-12-04 17:59 

Boston Herald

Trial set Monday for suspect in ex-Saint Will Smith's death... +

NEW ORLEANS One car rear-ends another on a Saturday night. People argue. It escalates....

 2016-12-04 17:59 

Boston Herald

Fidel Castro's ashes interred in private ceremony in Cuba... +

SANTIAGO, Cuba Fidel Castro's ashes were interred in a private ceremony Sunday morning, ending nine days of mourning for the man who ruled Cuba...

 2016-12-04 17:59 

Boston Herald

Patriots-Rams: Five things to watch today... +

FOXBORO As the Patriots honor the Super Bowl XXXVI championship team today at Gillette Stadium, theyll try to avoid being on the wro...

 2016-12-04 17:59 

Boston Herald

US, China, EU, others fail to reach environmental goods deal... +

GENEVA Forty-six countries including the U.S., China and European Union nations failed Sunday to agree on a list of ...

 2016-12-04 17:58 

NY Post

Speeding driver killed in fiery crash... +

A speeding SUV crashed into a low brick wall in Queens and burst into flames on Saturday, killing the driver and leaving his passenger critically hurt, police said. The SUV, with Florida plates, had been traveling on Union Turnpike in Kew Gardens, cops sa...

 2016-12-04 17:58 

Washington Post

Committee picks Alabama, Washington, Ohio State and Clemson... +

Alabama will play Washington and Ohio State is set to face Clemson in the College Football Playoff semifinals....

 2016-12-04 17:58 

Boston Herald

Mummers seek inclusive tone after insensitive displays... +

PHILADELPHIA Organizers of the Mummers Parade are hopeful that cultural education efforts will help the city's annual New Year's celebration be...

 2016-12-04 17:58 

Boston Herald

Green Party taking bid for election recount to federal court... +

HARRISBURG, Pa. Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein is taking her bid for a statewide recount of Pennsylvania's Nov....

 2016-12-04 17:58 

NBC Connecticut

New App Release Features Apple Watch, Push Alert Customization... +

Check out the new features in our latest app release....

 2016-12-04 17:58 

NBC Connecticut

Torrington Police Seek Suspect in Armed Robbery... +

Torrington police are searching for a suspect accused of robbing a Subway Saturday night....

 2016-12-04 17:58 

Boston Herald

Veterans begin to assemble near Dakota Access protest camp... +

CANNON BALL, N.D....

 2016-12-04 17:58 

Infowars.com

Moderate Rebels Eye Closer al-Qaeda Ties Over Fears of Abandonment by Trump... +

CIA-backed fighters further reveal ideological agreement with terror groups...

 2016-12-04 17:58 

Boston Herald

The Latest: German politicians hail win of Austrian leftist... +

VIENNA The Latest on Austria's presidential election (all times local):6:20 p.m....

 2016-12-04 17:56 

NBC Connecticut

Norwich Man Killed in Preston Crash... +

A Norwich man was killed in a rollover accident in Preston Sunday morning....

 2016-12-04 17:56 

UPI

Jacksonville Jaguars TE Julius Thomas inactive vs. Denver Broncos... +

The Sports Xchange JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Julius Thomas was not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos due to his back injury....

 2016-12-04 17:55 

Buffalo News

#PrepTalkLive from the state Catholic football championship - The Buffalo News... +

We're #PrepTalkLive from the final football game of 2016. Check here at Prep Talk for Miguel Rodriguez's preview story and capsule for Canisius' matchup against Cardinal Hayes at 1 p.m. at Fordham University. We follow ALL thehigh school actio...

 2016-12-04 17:55 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Fire officials investigating cause of Boston-area fire... +

BOSTON (AP) Fire investigators are trying to determine what caused the huge blaze that ripped through a Boston-area neighborhood, displacing about 60 to 80 people but ...

 2016-12-04 17:53 

Boston Herald

Live: Matthew Slater inactive for Patriots again... +

FOXBORO Special teams captain Matthew Slater will miss his second straight game with a foot injury that he suffered against the 49ers....

 2016-12-04 17:53 

UPI

Cincinnati Football: Tommy Tuberville to resign after four seasons... +

The Sports Xchange Cincinnati Bearcats head coach Tommy Tuberville is stepping down after four seasons, according to multiple reports Sunday....

 2016-12-04 17:50 

UPI

China files complaint over Donald Trump's call with Taiwan president... +

Allen ConeNEW YORK, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- China's foreign ministry said it filed a complaint to the United States about a call between President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's president....

 2016-12-04 17:50 

ESPN

Sorry, Big Ten, committee gets it right with Washington pick... +

Sorry, Big Ten, committee gets it right with Washington pick...

 2016-12-04 17:49 

Washington Post

The Latest: Bears rookie Floyd back from injury... +

The Latest on Week 13 of the NFL season: (all times Eastern):...

 2016-12-04 17:48 

KGUN 9 ABC Tuscon

Did the College Football Playoff pick the four best teams?... +

Did your favorite team make the College Football Playoff? ...

 2016-12-04 17:48 

NY Post

Woman found dead at subway station... +

A woman was found dead, slumped over on a bench in a Lower Manhattan subway station, cops said Sunday. The woman, who appeared to be in her 50s and homeless, was fully clothed when police found her on a bench near the token booth at the Chambers Street st...

 2016-12-04 17:48 

WMUR

[ NH ]

Patriots enter game against Rams knowing Gronkowksi is out for the season... +

Gronkowski placed on IR...

 2016-12-04 17:48 

UPI

Fantasy Football: WR Jordan Matthews out against Cincinnati Bengals... +

Alex ButlerCINCINNATI, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Philadelphia Eagles fans wont be cheering on wide receiver Jordan Matthews Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals....

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