Boston University professor says 'Jingle Bells…

Theater history professor says Christmas classic was originally performed to make fun of African-Americans.

The biggest health stories of 2017

To the nation's opioid crisis to curing HIV in animals, here's a look back at the biggest health stories in 2017.

Jury rules for Arpaio in lawsuit by senator's son…

An Arizona jury has refused to award damages against former Sheriff Joe Arpaio in the since-dismissed animal cruelty case he brought against one of Sen. Jeff Flake's sons

The Latest: Line in San Francisco to view…

People were waiting in a line half a block long outside San Francisco City Hall to view the closed casket of the late Mayor Ed Lee

Judge puts off request to dismiss lawsuit in…

A New Hampshire judge has put off a decision on whether to dismiss a lawsuit accusing a Vermont man of killing his millionaire grandfather and possibly his mother to collect an inheritance

White House to push merit-based immigration in…

The White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn the public against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push to move toward a more merit-based structure.

Yacht club settles alleged bias lawsuit by Muslim couple

A Connecticut yacht club has settled a lawsuit by a Muslim businessman and his wife who said club board members rejected their membership application because of their religion

'Why don't you know about jollof rice?'

West African food is expected to be big in 2018.

The New York Times - Trump’s Judicial Nominee…

From The New York Times: Matthew S. Petersen, a U.S. District Court judge nominee, failed to answer several questions about the law when asked by Senator John Kennedy at a hearing.By: By THE NEW YORK TIMES. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2jYBCQ7

New York Woman Accused of Laundering Bitcoin to…

A woman from Long Island, New York has been charged with trying to fund ISIS using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

California Family Builds Life-Size Millennium…

This isn’t Porg in the passenger seat in the Millennium Falcon. This is one family in Lafayette, California celebrating Christmas like any Star Wars fans would...by building a life-sized Millennium Falcon on their roof in honor of the Last Jedi being released. Buzz60's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) has that story.

Tillerson backtracks on offer of unconditional…

America's top diplomat stepped back Friday from his offer of unconditional talks with North Korea, telling world powers that the nuclear-armed nation must earn the right to have negotiations with the United States

Man charged in shooting of cops saved by…

A 37-year-old man is charged in the shooting of two suburban St. Louis police officers who were saved by their bulletproof vests

Correction: Cancer Treatment-District Apologizes story

Correction: Cancer Treatment-District Apologizes story

Another Potential Victim of Net Neutrality Nix: Free Online Porn

Many individuals and groups are displeased with the FCC's ruling Thursday to nix "net neutrality" rules, which kept ISPs from giving preference to or throttling some online content. But one demographic in particular is particularly hot and bothered, per the Independent Journal Review : consumers of internet porn. The site notes...

National forecast for Friday, December 15

Janice Dean has your FoxCast.

Kurtz: DC gossip spins out of control

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the intensifying feuds in Washington taking on a much nastier and more personal tone.

Man gets 45 years for girlfriend's bubble wrap…

A South Carolina man who prosecutors say killed his girlfriend by suffocating her with bubble wrap has been sentenced to 45 years in prison

Grand jury: Penn State showed 'shocking apathy…

Grand jury report after frat pledge's drinking death says Penn State officials displayed 'shocking apathy'