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December 16, 2018 3:34 PM 'Saturday Night Live' Reimagines 'It's a Wonderful Life' With Trump as President

This holiday season, some may be wishing for a world without Donald Trump as President— even Trump himself. Or at least that’s the tale behind the Saturday Night Live cold open last night. The cast of SNL reimagined classic Christmas movie It’s a Wonderful Life as It’s a Wonderful Trump. In the sketch, the characters that have made headlines for the last two years 117

December 14, 2018 11:42 PM Last minute donation saves Chicago church from auction

CHICAGO – A 120-year-old Chicago church was saved from auction after a midnight call from a group of donors, which one church official said was "a Christmas miracle." Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church held what parishioners believed would be its final service on Thursday. The church was slated to go to auction Friday after facing legal issues and about 107

December 14, 2018 8:51 PM 'Modern' Santa? Some want Father Christmas to be gender-neutral, have tattoos, survey finds

A tattooed, hoverboard-riding, beardless Santa Claus? Some respondents to a recent survey think this Christmas icon needs an upgrade. The survey, which was conducted by logo-making company GraphicSprings in October and November, used Google surveys to gather responses from 400 people across the U.S. and U.K, asking them how they would “rebrand” or modernize 162

December 14, 2018 7:03 PM French minister pays respects at desecrated Jewish cemetery

PARIS (Reuters) - French Interior minister Christophe Castaner on Friday paid his respects at a Jewish cemetery near Strasbourg, days after 37 of its tombstones and a monument to Holocaust victims were defaced with Nazi symbols. Castaner said the “abject” desecration could have been conducted by a far right group, but did not elaborate as an investigation 86

December 14, 2018 6:28 PM Italian Premier Says Young Italian Journalist Died After Being Wounded at Strasbourg Christmas Market Attack

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says a young Italian journalist who was badly wounded in the Strasbourg Christmas market attack has died. French police say four people have died in the attack Tuesday in the eastern French city and about a dozen others were wounded. Conte tweeted on Friday that he was expressing “deep sorrow for the death 82

December 14, 2018 6:21 PM French President Macron Calls For Calm Ahead of 5th Weekend of Violent 'Yellow Vest' Protests

(PARIS) — Anticipating a fifth straight weekend of violent protests, France’s president on Friday called for calm and the Paris police chief warned that armored vehicles and thousands of officers will be deployed again in the French capital. Police chief Michel Delpuech told RTL radio that security services intend to deploy Saturday in the same numbers 103

December 14, 2018 1:19 PM Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Prince William and Kate Middleton debut Christmas card photos

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Kate Middleton and Prince William debuted their Christmas card photos. (Chris Allerton/Matt Porteous/Kensington Palace) ‘Tis the season for Christmas card photos and the British royals did not disappoint. The Kensington Palace released a black and white photo of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. The shot, taken 130

December 13, 2018 4:57 PM Cash spill on New Jersey highway leads to multiple crashes, chaos during morning commute

Raw video: Armored truck spills cash onto highway in East Rutherford, New Jersey leading to drivers to leave their vehicles to gather the money, multiple accidents. Thursday morning might mark the first time a New Jersey commuter preferred to be in a "cash lane." The East Rutherford Police Department said an armored truck spilled cash along the westbound 100

December 13, 2018 4:27 PM Record-breaking holiday traffic is expected this season, and these are the worst times to drive in it

AAA says it expects 102.1 million Americans to hit the road this season, and not all on Christmas Eve. Wednesday, Dec. 19 is predicted to be the worst day for driving in Boston, Houston and Seattle, with traffic moving 2.5 to 3.5 times slower than usual. New York, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. should peak the following day as folks try to escape for a very long weekend 123

December 12, 2018 10:18 PM 38 amazing gifts to buy on Amazon this holiday

If you haven't considered shopping Amazon for holiday gifts, now's the season to start. On top of the fact that Amazon Prime members get lightning-fast, two-day shipping (on select items), there are also way more fun items than ever to shop on Amazon. What that means is, not only will it be more likely that your gifts will arrive on time — but, it'll 600