Fed raises interest rates, citing ongoing U.S. recovery :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gHWgCb9eJkA/story01.htm
Wall Street rallies on gradual Fed tightening, improving economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8GLEPb3hHZ8/story01.htm
Yemen's truce in danger of collapse; prisoner swap blocked :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OCvhMhccvX0/story01.htm
U.S. tax, spending deal meets resistance from lawmakers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GNT4qqGsRRU/story01.htm
Quiz of the Year: 52 weeks 52 questions, part four :: The Magazine's quiz of the year - 52 weeks 52 questions.
Terror cancels Belgian celebrations :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c86fcc6/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C290Ceurope0Cbelgium0Eterror0Earrests0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
Bars are quiet as Belgium tackles ISIS-inspired radicals :: url: http://rss.cnn.com/c/35494/f/676993/s/4c8e7663/sc/13/l/0Ledition0Bcnn0N0C20A150C120C30A0Ceurope0Cbelgium0Eterror0Escare0Cindex0Bhtml0Deref0Fedition/story01.htm
Knighthood for philanthropist Petchey :: The entrepreneur and philanthropist Jack Petchey receives a knighthood in the New Year Honours list for services to young people in East London and Essex.
Widespread flooding hits U.S. Midwest, rivers still rising :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rhWYG4aJpCY/story01.htm
Bill Cosby charged with felony sexual assault in Pennsylvania :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nEt892qOIWs/story01.htm
Rescued Ramadi Residents Recount Horrors of Life in Grip of IS - Voice of America :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNFo3wK0rK2m3Igcv4ZU8fDjBY4icg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779020078900&ei=x4GEVuCVGMOfyQOuzp7wDw&url=http://www.voanews.com/content/rescued-ramadi-residents-recount-horrors-of-life-in-grip-of-islamic-state/3125054.html
VIDEO: Bill Cosby on sex crime charge :: Prosecutors in Pennsylvania have charged the US comedian Bill Cosby with an alleged sexual assault in 2004.
How to be a modern Sherlock Holmes :: How to be a modern day Sherlock
Rescue crews assist with evacuations in Midwest flooding :: ST. LOUIS (AP) -- As swollen rivers and streams pushed to heights not seen in nearly a quarter-century, officials in Missouri and Illinois helped residents get to higher ground Wednesday amid fears that already dire conditions could worsen as floodwaters began spilling over the federal levees protecting some communities and farmland....
Anger at 'tainted' New Year Honours :: Several papers lead with criticism of the New Year Honours list, with claims it contains Conservative Party "cronies" as well as "bungling bureaucrats".
Is the art market cooling down? :: Is the heat going out of the world's art market?
Sunderland 0-1 Liverpool :: Christian Benteke scores the only goal as Liverpool end 2015 with victory, leaving Sunderland in deep trouble.
Airport shops to face VAT enquiry :: Airport shops could be forced to give VAT discounts to passengers travelling outside the European Union, following the launch of a government inquiry.
Seeking the football champions divided by war :: Hunting for the football champions divided by war
Tory strategist Lynton Crosby knighted :: Tory election strategist Lynton Crosby and ex-Lib Dem minister Ed Davey are knighted in the New Year Honours, while Labour chief whip Rosie Winterton becomes a dame.
Bill Cosby charged with drugging, sexually assaulting woman :: ELKINS PARK, Pa. (AP) -- Bill Cosby was arrested in the twilight of his life and career Wednesday and charged with a decade-old sex crime after a barrage of accusations from dozens of women made a mockery of his image as TV&apos;s wise and understanding Dr. Cliff Huxtable....
Weight Watchers shares jump on Oprah ad :: Shares of weight loss company Weight Watchers jump nearly 19% after a television ad featuring Oprah Winfrey was shown in the US.
Migrants taking sea route to Europe top one million in 2015 - UN agency - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHhUcDlSt18Bof8eGzjhC5XbB5cAQ&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779019191716&ei=x4GEVuCVGMOfyQOuzp7wDw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/europe-migrants-sea-idUSL1N14J1A420151230
Mayor: Chicago police reforms should make force last option :: CHICAGO (AP) -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday that Chicago police must be better trained to distinguish between when they can use a gun and when they should use a gun, after a series of shootings by officers sparked protests and complaints that police are too quick to fire their weapons....
The little bit of Iran on a street in Greater Manchester :: Why does Iran own a derelict house in a leafy British street?
Brazilian mother turns detective to get justice for son :: Brazilian mother turns detective to get justice
Taylor stunned by Klaasen in last 16 :: Sixteen-time world champion Phil Taylor loses 4-3 to Dutchman Jelle Klaasen in the last 16 of the PDC World Championship.
Six big trends about bodies and beauty :: And five other body image trends of 2015
Bill Cosby arraigned; TV star's attorneys vow to fight 'unjustified' charge - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNECmm8l_HmrsS-UUBO_EWDv2N_dmA&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779019079878&ei=x4GEVuCVGMOfyQOuzp7wDw&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/30/us/bill-cosby-sexual-assault-investigation-pennsylvania/
Officials: 'Affluenza' teen remains in Mexico, mom deported :: MEXICO CITY (AP) -- The Texas teenager known for using an &quot;affluenza&quot; defense in a fatal drunken-driving accident likely won&apos;t return to the U.S. anytime soon because of a Mexican judge&apos;s decision to delay his deportation Wednesday, but a Mexico immigration official said his mother was being flown to Los Angeles....