Indianapolis Colts flexed to Sunday Night First off, Pittsburgh has to rally the troops and get back up to play the Cincinnati Bengals in the final regular-season game. This comes after the Steelers' loss to New Orleans and the Ravens' win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Saturday.
In the southern hemisphere it's exactly the opposite story - the South Pole is pointing towards the Sun, making it summertime "down-under". Other names for this day include Yule, Midwinter and The Longest Night.
So what's going on with this full moon?
Again, for those of you who love precision, it will occur on Saturday, December 22, at 17:49 Universal Time (that's 12:49 p.m. ET), EarthSky says. Few things are as magical as the heavens full of shooting stars, and December gives us that gift in the form of the Ursid meteor shower. The December full moon is called the "cold moon". In the Northern Hemisphere happens the December solstice and in the Southern Hemisphere happens the June solstice. So it's not a once-in-a-lifetime event, but still, you don't see this too often.
When viewing a meteor shower, It's important to lie flat and look straight up - taking in as much of the sky as possible, according to NASA.
The website In the Sky has a great feature that helps you figure out where to watch and how many meteors you might see. At the peak there should be about 11 sporadic meteors per hour just before dawn.
The moon will still appear beautifully full enough on the solstice, even it's not as rare as if it were officially full.
Since the passage of the 2014 Farm Bill, states have been allowed to approve hemp projects for limited research and development. US hemp and CBD companies are expected to pursue listings on Nasdaq and other exchanges soon, according to Bloomberg .
The French Open does not have a final set tiebreak, with matches continuing until a player secures a two-game lead in the decider. Tiley reckoned the longer tiebreakers will "lessen some of the serving dominance" that can be found in the seven-point ones.
While the film has failed to mint more than its opening day collection on Day 2, it is expected to redeem itself on Sunday. Zero has been receiving a positive response from single screens also witnessing enormous footfalls at the theatres.
An Indonesian pop band performing near the beach was swept away when a tsunami hit the Sunda Strait on Saturday. Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said 168 deaths had been confirmed and at least 745 people were injured.
West Texas Intermediate crude oil ended Friday's session down 29 cents at $45.59, the lowest closing price since January 2016. That is higher than the initially discussed 2.5 percent discussed earlier this month, according to Reuters.
According to Environment Canada, a powerful low-pressure system is running along the BC Coast this morning. Coroners Service said there was no official cause of death yet, though confirmed it involved a fallen tree.
Behind this storm, get ready for much colder temperatures as highs will only reach the 30s by Friday and next weekend. By Monday, a new system will approach the California coast from the west - accompanied by more rain and snow.
Not on borderline between us and the Turks", one security force member told Kurdistan 24 on condition of anonymity. Syrian Kurds, however, say that the French presence can not prevent a Turkish attack.
Paul is averaging 15.6 points, 8.0 assists and 2.1 steals this season for the Rockets, who host San Antonio on Saturday. Rockets guard Eric Gordon accepted that Paul will be a big loss to the team, not least for his playmaking abilities.
We can't really be dropping points with the situation we're in. "It's not a penalty but I can't blame the ref today for 5-1". And it is not only Solskjaer who has returned back to his former club as he has brought back a few others as well.
Bears Clinch No. 3 Seed With 14-9 Win Over 49ers
San Francisco added the second fumble recovery and has just seven takeaways on the year, on pace for its fewest in a season. Deon Bush will start at safety for Pro Bowl player Eddie Jackson against the 49ers.
Pakistan court to give verdict on ex-PM Nawaz Sharif
Sharif has said the charges against him are politically motivated and is expected to appeal against his latest conviction. There was not enough evidence to convict Nawaz in the Flagship reference, thus he has been acquitted, the decision read.
Birmingham Airport flights grounded after 'air traffic fault'
A Birmingham Airport spokesman said: "We thank passengers for their patience and apologise for any inconvenience this has caused". The drones were first spotted at around 9pm on Wednesday , forcing the airport to close its runway over safety fears .
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Google's Santa Tracker , which was first launched in 2004, keeps tabs on Santa's location the night before Christmas. NORAD said military personnel who run the Santa tracking service are supported by 1,500 volunteers each year.
White House: Trump would accept less money for border wall
He predicted it could extend into January, when Democrats will assume control of the House based on their midterm election gains. The National Park Service said that parks would remain open but wouldn't be staffed and most bathrooms would be closed.
Trump pulls the plug on Afghanistan
Officials said the latest White House push for withdrawal was another key factor in Mr Mattis's decision to resign on Thursday. Ro Khanna that would effectively end USA military intervention on behalf of Saudi Arabia in the Yemeni civil war.