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Here’s the latest for Wednesday December 25th: 3 found dead in Florida home; Trump downplays North Korea concerns; Pope celebrates Christmas Eve Midnight Mass; Bloomberg cuts ties with contractor who used prisoners



AP: Menorah lighting in Jersey City

A menorah was lit in Jersey City, New Jersey on Sunday evening to celebrate the first night of Hannukah. WABC-TV in New York reports the lighting was held outside the kosher supermarket

AP: UN accuses Chilean police of rights violations

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AP: Miss Universe promotes message of inclusion

Newly crowned Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi says she “kind of forgot everything” when she was named as the winner and explains why representation and inclusion is so important to her. (Dec. 13)

AP: Trump signs Anti-Semitism order at Hanukkah event

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday targeting what his administration describes as a rising problem of anti-Semitic harassment on college campuses. (Dec. 11) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website:



AP: Pelosi announces agreement on USMCA trade pact

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major win on the same day that Democrats announced their impeachment charges

AP: Meditation, gratitude keep priest going

The Rev. Philip Schmitter, a Catholic priest, has served the beleaguered city of Flint, Michigan, for 50 years. He concedes that self-care often falls by the wayside, but he still loves what

AP: Saudi student opens fire, kills 3 at Fl Naval base

The government of Saudi Arabia has condemned a fatal shooting by a Saudi aviation student at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida. (Dec. 6) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com



AP: Flooding closes roads, schools in California

Several schools remain closed Thursday in a Northern California town after heavy rain led to flooding on a major highway in Monterey County. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website:

AP: Protester interrupts event by Buttigieg supporters

An event by African-American supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg in the Indiana city where he is mayor turned chaotic Wednesday night. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website:



AP: French unions launch chaotic nationwide strikes

Unions in France have launched open-ended, nationwide strikes against the government’s plan to reform the retirement system (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+:

AP: Transgender bathroom case in federal court

A transgender student’s fight over school bathrooms comes before a federal appeals court, setting the stage for a groundbreaking ruling. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP

AP: Activists denounce Kid Rock’s tirade against Oprah

Civil rights activists applaud news that Kid Rock won’t renew the licensing agreement for his Made in Detroit restaurant (Dec. 4) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook:

AP: Legal scholars weigh Trump impeachment charges

Four law school professors are giving lessons on American history and presidential politics as they testify in the House impeachment inquiry. Some say Donald Trump’s conduct with Ukraine meets the definition of

AP: Albany bishop to temporarily run Buffalo diocese

Bishop Ed Scharfenberger was appointed to run the Buffalo Catholic diocese after former Bishop Richard Malone resigned amid mounting calls for his ouster from staff, priests and public over his handling of