Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2017. There are 23 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 8…

10 Things to Know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. AL FRANKEN TO QUIT SENATE The em…

Senate approves bill to avert shutdown

The Senate has voted 81-14 for a spending bill to keep the government open until Dec. 22. The Senate approval comes about an hour after the …