Former first lady Michelle Obama visited Children’s Hospital Colorado in suburban Denver - sharing the dancefloor with Santa Claus. Afterwards, she said 'Santa doing orange justice,' naming a dance that's popular online.
Croatia is suffering a severe labour shortage, most glaringly in its booming seaside tourist resorts, that is compounding obstacles to economic growth and dimming hopes of catching up with more developed European Union peers. David Pollard reports.
Steve Hansen says it's been 'a privilege' to be the All Blacks' coach as he announces he is stepping down after six years in charge
EU leaders have warned Theresa May the Withdrawal Agreement will not be renegotiated as the Prime Minister arrived in Brussels to appeal to the leaders of the 27 to give her assurances.
The annual Geminid meteor shower, which happens every December, peaked in the skies over the US early on December 14 . The dashcam of a Howard County Sheriff’s Department cruiser captured an early meteor on December 12 as it glowed brightly in the atmosphere over Indiana. Credit: Howard County Sheriff
David Lidington MP says the conclusions received from Prime Minister Theresa May's talks at the European Council in Brussels were "very welcome".
An Australian granny has reportedly become the world's oldest tandem skydiver as she jumped out of a plane at 14,000 feet. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
A turtle was found dead earlier this week in Indonesia with plastic waste hanging from its remains, environmental activists say. Rough cut (no reporter narration)
A British pianist brings his musical touch to a rehabilitation center for elephants in Thailand. Paul Barton rolls out his piano to help soothe the traumatized residents of Elephants World with classical music. Eve Johnson reports.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders gives brief comments to reporters, speaking about Michael Cohen's sentencing, Jared Kushner as a potential new chief of staff, and reports of an investigation into funds for President Donald Trump's inauguration. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner speaks with reporters about the suspected gunman who killed three people at Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg, who was later shot dead in a gun battle with police. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Photographer Geoff Green captured timelapse footage of lightning in Kimberley, Australia, on the night of December 13. Green told Storyful the storm caused blackouts and uprooted trees in Kununurra. “We’re here in the tropics have been experiencing desert-like temperatures now for many days on end, but
Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City saw some spectacular lightning during a storm in the area on Thursday, December 13, cautioning that such close strikes were not “conducive” to safe flying. Credit: Will Rogers World Airport via Storyful
The US Senate delivered a rare double rebuke to President Trump on Saudi Arabia, voting to end U.S. military support for the war in Yemen and blame the Saudi crown prince for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Andy Sullivan reports.
The suspected gunman, who killed three people at a Christmas market in Strasbourg on Tuesday, has been killed, two police sources said on Thursday. Chris Dignam has more.
Federal prosecutors are investigating whether U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee misspent some of the funds it raised, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. Gavino Garay has more.
From Elfie Selfies to Santa, the North Pole come to Los Angeles via festive immersive pop-up, Fa La Land. Rough cut (no reporter narration)
Security forces killed the suspect in the shooting attack at a Christmas Market in Strasbourg, France, after an exchange of gunfire in the Meinau quarter of the city on Thursday, December 13. Police forces recognized the suspect, who had been identified as Cherif Chekatt, 29, as he exited a building
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane reached space on Thursday and returned safely to the California desert, capping off years of difficult testing to become the first U.S. commercial human flight to reach space since America's shuttle program ended in 2011. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.