Track Santa Here: NORAD Santa Tracker is live!

ET on December 24, the public can access its official Santa Tracker to watch Santa Claus prepare for his voyage.Once Santa takes flight, the public can track his whereabouts and access NORAD’s “Santa Cams” as he journeys around the world to bring joy to good boys and girls.

Valley doctor warns of holiday hazards

PHOENIX - A trip to the emergency room is not exactly on anyone's to-do list this Christmas.A Valley doctor is trying to warn people about the holiday hazards that she says are incredibly common this time of year.

Pennsylvania police shootings were 'terror attack,' DHS says

The Department of Homeland Security is calling a series of shootings targeting law enforcement in Pennsylvania a "terror attack.Later, he used two handguns to open fire at several officers who then returned fire and killed him, according to a statement from the Dauphin County district attorney's office.

More than 120 killed, 150 missing after tropical storm hits Philippines

Tropical Storm Tembin slammed into another set of Philippine islands late Saturday, hours after unleashing devastating flooding and landslides that has left dozens dead on the southern island of Mindanao, authorities said.The storm has displaced more than 70,000 people in the southern Philippines, 50,000 of which were staying in shelters, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said Saturday.

North Korea calls latest UN sanctions 'an act of war'

Last week, the UN Security Council unanimously adopted US-drafted sanctions against North Korea for its November intercontinental ballistic missile test.Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, said the new sanctions will strangle North Korea's energy supplies and tighten restrictions on smuggling.

Man shot riding in car near Washington Park

Sunday in the 5800 block of South King Drive.Police say someone in another vehicle pulled up and opened fire, hitting the 24-year-old victim multiple times in the midsection.

Egyptian police kill 9 "suspected" terrorists in raid

Nine suspected “terrorists” accused of been involved in attacks on the Egyptian Sinai Peninsula were killed during a police operation in northeastern Egypt, the Interior Ministry has disclosed on Sunday.The group, located in Sharqiya province, northeast of Cairo, has been implicated in the
attacks on “some security posts and military bases in North Sinai, killing many members of the armed forces and the police.

Jamie Lynn Spears expecting second child

Singer/actress Jamie Lynn Spears has extra reason to celebrate this Christmas - she is pregnant with her second child.Britney Spears' younger sister is expecting a sibling for her nine-year-old daughter Maddie, from her previous relationship with her ex-boyfriend Casey Aldridge.

Gift-wrapped package of manure sent to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

by Sinclair Broadcast GroupFILE - Steve Mnuchin, faces the senate during his confirmation hearing, Photo Date: 1/19/2017 (CSPAN via MGN Online)LOS ANGELES - Police were called to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's Bel Air neighborhood Saturday night after one of his neighbors discovered a package addressed to him.Inside the Christmas-wrapped gift: manure.

Feds probe Va. school system's handling of sexual harassment complaint against coach

Department of Education is investigating a northern Virginia school system's handling of a sexual harassment complaint against a girls' basketball coach.The Washington Post reports the feds launched their probe last month after receiving a parent complaint that Fairfax County Public Schools failed to thoroughly investigate the accusations against the former coach at Lake Braddock Secondary School.

A conservative's take on modern liberism

After writing on the meaning of "conservatism," a friend suggested that I take a shot at defining "liberalism.Perhaps President Franklin Delano Roosevelt best captured a liberal's view of government.

Rocker Matt Bellamy engaged to model

Muse frontman Matt Bellamy is celebrating his engagement to model Elle Evans.The British rocker, 39, popped the question to Elle while on vacation in Fiji, days after marking her 28th birthday, and the bride-to-be shared the news with fans on Saturday in a series of photos on Instagram.