Currents December 30, 2015

Ten for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. HOW 'AFFLUENZA' TEEN SAID FAREWELL Eighteen-year-old Ethan Couch had something "akin to a going-away party" before traveling to Mexico with his mother, as ...

Currents December 15, 2015

Ten for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHO'S IN THE SPOTLIGHT FOR GOP Texas Sen. Ted Cruz enters the latest Republican presidential debate with a burst of momentum, a robust campaign infrastructure, ...

Currents November 25, 2015

History of Thanksgiving

In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For more than two centuries, days of thanksgiving were celebrated by individual ...

Currents November 17, 2015

Ten for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FRENCH OFFICIAL IDENTIFIES SUSPECTED MASTERMIND OF PARIS ATTACKS Belgian Abdelhamid Abaaoud is also reportedly linked to thwarted attacks on a Paris-bound ...

Currents November 11, 2015

The History of Veterans Day

1918 World War I, then normally referred to simply as The Great War (no one could imagine any war being greater!), ended with the implementation of an armistice between the Allies and Germany at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of November, 1918. 1919 November ...