10 things to know for Wednesday, Dec. 18: Compromise budget set to pass Senate
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Lucky ticket holders in San Jose, Calif. and Georgia will share the $636 million jackpot.
The move sends a clear signal to Russia about its treatment of homosexuals.
Not yet, say most analysts, as chairman Ben Bernanke wraps up his final Reserve policy meeting today.
President Obama could sign the bill today after a rare display of bipartisanship wraps up the spending package.
NASA has ordered a series of urgent spacewalks to fix a broken cooling line at the International Space Station.
The fighting is believed to be “largely along ethnic lines” ; The United States orders citizens to leave immediately.
An Indian diplomat was strip-searched after her arrest for filing false visa information on her New York housekeeper.
Secretary of State John Kerry pledges an additional $25 million of relief while touring the devastated city of Tacloban.
The New York City man says his guide dog barked and tried to keep him from falling while witnesses called for help.
A tourist glued to her Facebook feed was rescued after falling off a jetty in Australia.