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Polish finance chief Morawiecki to be new prime minister

Dec 7, 2017

Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo has resigned and will be replaced by Finance Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, the conservative ruling party announced on Thursday

US consumer borrowing up $20.5 billion in October

Dec 7, 2017

US consumer borrowing advances $20.5 billion in October, biggest gain in 11 months

Serie A hopes there's plenty to celebrate with holiday games

Dec 7, 2017

For a competition that has always held holidays as sacrosanct, Serie A is about to make a big break from tradition

Could regional flavor of CFP cause fans to tune out?

Dec 7, 2017

TV sports viewership analyst: Regional flavor of College Football Playoff could cause national interest to drop, but games on New Year's Day will help

Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriage across nation, 1st weddings expected in February

Dec 7, 2017

Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriage across nation, 1st weddings expected in February

In awkward situation, Kansas seems to have 2 governors

Dec 6, 2017

Kansas has an awkward situation with the outgoing governor awaiting Senate confirmation for a new post in the Trump administration

79-foot Montana Christmas tree lit outside US Capitol

Dec 6, 2017

A 79-foot Christmas tree that was transported more than 3,600 miles from Montana's Kootenai National Forest has been lit on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol

Correction: Tattooed Santa-Mall Crackdown story

Dec 6, 2017

Correction: Tattooed Santa-Mall Crackdown story

Kennedy seems conflicted in Supreme Court wedding cake case

Dec 6, 2017

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has voiced competing concerns in arguments about a Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple

5 electrocuted in Guatemala while decorating outdoor tree

Dec 5, 2017

Five townspeople are dead in western Guatemala after they were electrocuted while hanging ornaments on a large, artificial outdoor Christmas tree

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH