About 3,000 excited boys and girls anxiously waited in a long line with their parents as all of them would eventually receive a free bag of toys from an army of volunteers at a local church. Full article
Thai noodles and Indian curries are well known among young, gourmet-loving women who patronize Japan's international food scene, but dishes from the Philippines have yet to find their way into the hearts and stomachs of that key demographic. Full article
NEW YORK – House Republicans vow to introduce a bill as early as January 2015 to stop President Obama’s recent executive action on immigration, according to legal news website The National Review.
Agence France-PresseAs of 12/23/2014 8:19 AM
North Korea's weak Internet links appear to have been crippled by a major outage, cyber experts said Monday, suggesting the country's network could be under attack after the hacking of Sony Pictures.