Winter begins, but it isn't expected to be as severe as the last one

Expect above normal rainfall and snowfall for the area
12/21/2014 02:40 PM EST
Winter officially arrived Sunday evening, and this one is not expected to be as severe as last year. The 2013-14 winter "was one of the five worst in the past 100 years in terms of combined impacts of cold and snow," Eric Horst, director of the Weather Center at Millersville University, wrote in an 
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Today's weather: Clouds giving way to some sun
12/21/2014 05:50 AM EST - Although it may be the shortest amount of sunlight in a day for the year, sunny weather is expected today, according to a report from the National Weather Service. Full Story

Fort Worth firefighters use oxygen to save cat

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — North Texas firefighters have used oxygen on a cat that was rescued from a burning house after the residents escaped on their own. Full Story
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'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut

NEW YORK (AP) — While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell. Full Story