Jinkx Monsoon picks her best female vocalist of all-time

Drag performer Jinkx Monsoon doesn’t hesitate when asked to name the best female vocalist ever. (Dec. 18)

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Strong Winds Add To California Fire Danger

Calmer winds helped firefighters battling the enourmous blaze in Santa Barbara County, California. But in other areas, wind gusts reaching 70 mph added to the extreme fire danger. (Dec. 18)

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Funeral Procession For California Firefighter

A funeral procession was held for a firefighter killed while battling the colossal wildfire that’s still threatening homes in Southern California. An autopsy found Cory Iverson died from burns and smoke inhalation. (Dec. 18)

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Strong Winds Add To California Fire Danger

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Atlanta Airport Power Back On, Passengers Angry

Georgia Power announced early Monday that power is fully restored to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International, the world’s busiest airport. More than 1,000 flights were ground on Sunday, stranding many passengers in planes and dark terminals. (Dec. 18)

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Atlanta Passengers: No Help Evacuating Airport

Power came back on in Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport late Sunday, about 10 hours after an electrical facility fire shut it down. Passengers say they had no help evacuating and carried people in wheelchairs down dark escalators. (Dec. 18)

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Officers Split Over Carrying Opioid Antidote

The divide over the overdose antidote naloxone between sheriffs in two Ohio counties shows how elusive solutions are on the front lines of the U.S. opioid crisis. (Dec. 18)

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Today in History for December 18th

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U.S. Supreme Court upholds the relocation and detention of Japanese-Americans during World War Two; U.S. begins 12 days of heavy bombing of North Vietnamese targets; Steven Spielberg is born; Tchaikovsky’s ‘The Nutcracker’ – publicly premieres in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Dec. 18)

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Pope Francis Celebrates 81st Birthday

Pope Francis on Sunday blew out his birthday candle placed on a 13-foot stretch of pizza at the Vatican to the delight of watching children. (Dec. 17)

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Atlanta Airport Power Outage Strands Travelers

A sudden power outage at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport leaves flights grounded and thousands of travelers stranded. (Dec. 17)

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