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Alabama-made SM-3 missile successfully shoots down target
An Alabama-made missile completed a successful test off the coast of Hawaii. more

Former Canadian diplomat reported missing in China following arrest of Huawei executive
Michael Kovrig’s case could complicate the standoff over Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou, who faces possible extradition to the United States. more

Sundar Pichai's congressional grilling culminates a tough year for Google
Lawmakers will likely pepper Google CEO Sundar Pichai with a broad range of questions on bias, user privacy and its plans in China when he testifies in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. more

TIME's 2018 Person of the Year: 'The Guardians and the War on Truth'
Four journalists and one newspaper "are representative of a broader fight by countless others around the world." more

Courts likely to strike down Republican lame-duck power grabs, experts say
After Democrats won the governorships in Wisconsin and Michigan, GOP-controlled legislatures have tried to limit their powers more

Trump To Meet With 'Chuck And Nancy.' Expectations Are Low
With a partial government shutdown on the horizon, President Trump and Democratic leaders are set to discuss border funding and other issues at the White House. more

Watch: Sean Hannity asks Jared Kushner about Khashoggi‘s murder, gets answer of sorts
No mention was made of Kushner’s alleged ties with the Saudi prince. more

Man dies after being pulled from Castleton pond trying to save dog
Indianapolis Fire Department Divers rescued a man from a pond near Castleton Monday afternoon. more

Why Theresa May delayed Parliament's Brexit vote
Addressing the House of Commons on Monday, British Prime Minister Theresa May delayed a vote on her Brexit withdrawal or transition agreement with the European Union. The vote was originally planned for Tuesday but will now take place at an as yet undetermine… more

Brett Kavanaugh sides with liberal justices in declining to hear Planned Parenthood defunding case
In an early decision involving abortion, newly confirmed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh sided with liberals in declining to hear a case that could have allowed states to defund Planned Parenthood in state Medicaid programs. more

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