Before You Head Out The Door

Thursday, December 07, 2017


(Air1 News – Rafael Sierra) — Thursday’s top stories to get your day started. Don’t fear missing out. We’ve got what you need to stay in the know.

 

California Wind, Fire Danger Hits Unprecedented High

AP/Noah Berger

(VENTURA, Calif.) — Fire officials say 80 MPH winds are possible which could make it almost impossible to put out the flames.

 

North Korea Says War Is Inevitable As Allies Continue War Games

South Korea Defense Ministry via AP

(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea continues to lash out during a massive joint military exercise between the United States and South Korea.

 

Congress On Track To Avert Government Shutdown

AP/J. Scott Applewhite

(WASHINGTON) — It appears all parties involved don't want a shutdown, for now.

 

Texas Pastor Says Faith Stronger Than Ever After Shooting

AP

(SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas) — "…[God's] been preparing me. This is my Super Bowl, if you will. God said, ‘OK, let’s see where you’re at."

 

County's Ransomware Recovery Will Take Days

AP/Diedra Laird/The Charlotte Observer

(Charlotte, N.C.) — "I am confident that our backup data is secure and we have the resources to fix this situation ourselves."

 

$450M Leonardo Painting Heading To United Arab Emirates Museum

AP/Kirsty Wigglesworth

(NEW YORK) — The "Salvator Mundi" is one of fewer than 20 paintings by the Renaissance artist known to exist.

 

79-Foot Montana Christmas Tree Lit Outside Capitol

AP/Andrew Harnik

(WASHINGTON) — The tree was transported more than 3,600 miles from Montana's Kootenai National Forest.

 

NFL Commissioner Goodell Signs 5-Year Contract Extension

AP

(NEW YORK) — Goodell to remain commissioner of the NFL until 2024.

 

Today’s Verse of the Day from Psalm 37:24 – Though they stumble, they will never fall, for the Lord holds them by the hand.

 

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