December 28, 2018 5:18 PM Minnesota hospital staff welcomes 32 babies in 2018: 'If we try to do a playdate, it’s going to be pure chaos'
And next year is shaping up to be another “baby boom” too. Thirty-one members of the staff at the St. Cloud Hospital’s Family Birthing Unit in St. Cloud, Minn., welcomed a total of 32 babies in 2018 ─ one had twins ─ doubling the previous in-house record set by staffers years before. “A while back they had 15 or 17 in one year and that was a lot, so I think 112
December 28, 2018 1:22 PM Unidentified gunmen kill 10 gendarmes in Burkina Faso
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Gunmen killed 10 Burkinabe gendarmes in a village near the Malian border this week, Burkina Faso’s security ministry said, in a further sign of deteriorating security in a country once seen as one of the region’s more stable. The assailants attacked and set fire to a school on Wednesday night in Loroni, a village about 250 km (155 miles) 99
December 27, 2018 11:18 PM Miley Cyrus poses with parents Billy Ray and Tish in stunning new wedding photos: 'Long live love!'
"Long live love!" Billy Ray captioned a photo of himself and wife Tish Cyrus sweetly standing alongside Miley, who is seen in an ivory Vivienne Westwood off-the-shoulder gown holding a bouquet, underneath a gorgeous floral arch. In a separate post, the father-daughter duo is seen posing next to each other with Billy Ray's arm proudly wrapped around his daughter's 117
December 27, 2018 10:28 PM 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' movie trailer drops on Netflix, premiere date revealed
On Thursday, Netflix released the trailer for the acclaimed show’s upcoming film, which centers on a young British programmer, played by Fionn Whitehead, who helps design a video game based on a book with a terrifying backstory. The book’s author is a man named Jerome F. Davies. And, as with most "Black Mirror" episodes, things take a wild and warped 107
December 26, 2018 11:46 PM Trumaine Johnson sidelined for practice due to 'in-house matter'
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- New York Jets cornerback Trumaine Johnson, the high-priced free agent whose disappointing season hit bottom last week with a costly penalty in an overtime loss, was benched for practice Wednesday due to an apparent disciplinary matter. Coach Todd Bowles refused to give details, calling it "an in-house matter that we're dealing with." He declined 74
December 26, 2018 4:01 AM Juan Carlos Osorio's Paraguay to face Mexico in March
Paraguay head coach Juan Carlos Osorio will face off against his former employers Mexico in March, with the Colombian returning to the scene of El Tri's 7-0 loss against Chile in California in June 2016. The Paraguayan football association confirmed that La Albirroja will play Mexico on March 26 in Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara in what is likely to be the second 76
December 25, 2018 9:28 PM Mega Millions drawing could deliver biggest Christmas lottery gift ever
(Reuters) - Americans who included Mega Million tickets on their holiday shopping lists have a shot at winning more than $300 million in Tuesday’s drawing, the largest Christmas Day jackpot in the history of the multi-state lottery. The grand prize has grown to $321 million after a nine-week spell without a winner. Combined with a $294 million Powerball 68
December 25, 2018 1:10 PM Tokyo court OKs release of Nissan's Kelly, rejecting prosecutors' appeal
TOKYO (Reuters) - Former Nissan Motor Co Representative Director Greg Kelly was set to be released after more than a month in detention after a Tokyo court late on Tuesday rejected prosecutors’ request to hold the American executive. The Tokyo District Court ruled that Kelly be freed, while Carlos Ghosn, the automaker’s ousted chairman, remains in custody 94
December 24, 2018 6:56 PM Kansas man getting Christmas wish for '2 front teeth' after present wrapping disaster
The friends and family of Evans Kamuru pulled together to buy dental implants to replace his two missing front teeth. A Kansas man who lost his front tooth while scrambling to wrap Christmas presents last year will get his wish for two front teeth after a video of him singing a popular holiday jingle was posted to Facebook and set off a chain of secret 139
December 24, 2018 5:39 PM 'Missing' daughter of Dubai ruler seen in new photos from United Arab Emirates
Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Al Maktoum, a daughter of Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, left, meets Mary Robinson, a former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and former president of Ireland, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation via AP) Sheikha 129