Tuesday, 22nd December 2015

World News

Man jailed after threatening to shoot boy over Star Wars spoiler (CBS News)

Detroit firefighters death ruled homicide (CBS News)

Air Force Major killed in Afghanistan was gay rights trailblazer (CBS News)

Man accused of killing father ruled fit for trial (CBS News)

$11M award for man paralyzed by San Jose Police shooting (CBS News)

Saudi Arabia: Writer Sentenced to Four Years Behind Bars (Newsweek Magazine)

Man 'shoplifted sex toys because he was too embarrassed to buy them' (Daily Star)

Americans Are Drinking Themselves to Death at Record Rates (Time Magazine)

A Man Was Jailed After Threatening Someone Over Star Wars Spoilers (Time Magazine)

CBSN business headlines for Dec. 22, 2015 (CBS News)

Donald Trump unleashes crude attack on Hillary Clinton (CBS News)

Latest details on six Americans killed in Afghan suicide bombing (CBS News)

Fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan Echoes the 30 Years' War (Time Magazine)

Muslims shield Christians in bus attack (CNN)

Iraqi forces sneak across improvised bridge to attack ISIS (CNN)

Vile thug launched savage attack on double amputee OAP with shopping basket (Daily Star)

Couple charged with murder in death of 2 children (CBS News)

Nearly a quarter of nosy Britons just can't resist looking for their Christmas presents (Daily Express)

Some police still dismissive of online abuse, says watchdog (Guardian)

Conviction of Pu Zhiqiang Affirms China's Determination to Muzzle Rights Lawyers (New York Times - Paywall)

Cheating Tory MP leaves pub with lover in MATCHING Christmas jumpers (Daily Express)

France says it foiled jihadi attack near Orleans (Washington Post - Paywall)

What makes a good Christmas song? (CNN)

Florida Woman Faces Up to Five Years in Jail After Placing Confederate Flag on Black Co-Worker's Desk (Newsweek Magazine)

Bagram suicide attack: trailblazer for gay US service members among six killed (Guardian)

UK man who wrote of killing prince detained indefinitely (Washington Post - Paywall)

Muslims shield Christian passengers in militant attack on Kenyan bus (Washington Post - Paywall)

Watch Amy Poehler Celebrate Christmas at Nana's in This Cut SNL Sketch (Time Magazine)

France tightens church security for Christmas (CBS News)

German man 'must destroy naked images' (BBC)

China Landfill Operator Was Warned About Safety Risks (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Man who lent gun to Boston Marathon bomber to be freed from prison (Guardian)

First Miss Iraq Since 1972 Is Crowned (New York Times - Paywall)

Presidential Campaign Ad Spending Tops $111 Million in 2015 (Time Magazine)

Identities revealed for all six U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan attack (Reuters)

Man jumps into zoo's tiger den (CNN)

France says it foiled jihadi attack near city of Orleans, has arrested 2 suspects (Fox News)

No Merry Christmas in Bethlehem (CNN)

Doctor who ordered unnecessary heart surgery and risky tests jailed for 20 years (Guardian)

Tel Aviv's bus depot now a hub for Christmas trees and Santa suits (Washington Post - Paywall)

A Coyote Who Snuck Into the Airport Won't Be Traveling for Christmas (Time Magazine)

Footie star Joey Barton shoots down ex-teammate Jamie Tandy after woman attack (Daily Star)

British man who fantasized about killing Prince Charles detained indefinitely (Fox News)

U.S. says China laws would harm, not help, fight against terrorism (Reuters)

Woman Killed on Vegas Strip Was Devoted Mom of Three (NBC News)

Amnesty International: Burundi rights abuses must be probed (Washington Post - Paywall)

Timeline: UK troops in Afghanistan (BBC)

Jihadi attack plot foiled in Orl ans, says French interior minister (Guardian)

See the World's Most Spectacular Christmas Trees (Time Magazine)

Terror attack foiled in France (BBC)

Prince Charles death plotter detained (BBC)

This Is How You Can Track Santa on Christmas Eve (Time Magazine)

Groundbreaking lesbian Air Force officer killed in Afghanistan (Reuters)

Gay British man avoids extradition to Dubai (Guardian)

Depp 'most overpaid actor' of 2015 (BBC)

Take a second look: Why the Royal Christmas card is not quite as perfect as it seems (Daily Express)

See the Most Googled Person in Each Country in 2015 (Time Magazine)

This Morning from CBS News, Dec. 22, 2015 (CBS News)

'You always have a choice' Ripped up Christmas card with heartbreaking message goes viral (Daily Express)

Minneapolis man accused of murdering mom over bedbugs (CBS News)

Family of U.S. aid worker killed in Afghanistan speaks out (CBS News)

Planned terror attack targeting French police foiled, official says (Fox News)

Two Florida Teenagers Found Dead in Garage: Cops (NBC News)

Saudi Arabia sentences writer to four years in jail, travel ban (Reuters)

Russian police raid offices of Mikhail Khodorkovsky (Guardian)

French police foil attack in Orleans - interior minister (Reuters)

Journalist Says China May Expel Her for Article on Uighurs (New York Times - Paywall)

U.S. troops killed in motorbike bomb attack (CNN)

Life sentence for Eritrean asylum-seeker who killed 2 people (Washington Post - Paywall)

People we lost in 2015 (CNN)

Sick thieves steal little girl's wheelchair and Christmas presents from home (Daily Star)

Woman Slashes 2 in Argument Over Subway Pole: Police (NBC News)

Portugal's Leftist Alliance Shows Cracks on Budget (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Feds: Philly Getting Its Act Together on Police Reform (NBC News)

Six American soldiers killed in Afghanistan suicide attack, US confirms (Guardian)

Questions mount over failure to prevent China mudslide (Washington Post - Paywall)

BREAKING: Police foil ANOTHER planned terror attack in France (Daily Star)

Morrissey's Christmas Album Is Here (Huffington Post)

'Don't be like your father': how author Kevin Powell learned to be a man (Guardian)

Staying Safe Online at Christmas (And Beyond) (Huffington Post)

Rights group: Civilian deaths rise in Turkey's Kurdish areas (Washington Post - Paywall)

Million migrants enter Europe in 2015 (BBC)

If the crown fits Princess Eugenie in gold paper hat at Duke of York's Christmas party (Daily Express)

Swedish court gives life sentence to Eritrean asylum-seeker for stabbing 2 people to death (Fox News)

Armed Russian police raid offices of Putin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky (Reuters)

IOM: Over 1 million refugees, migrants enter Europe in 2015 (Washington Post - Paywall)

Israel's war against its human rights community threatens its democracy | Hannah Weisfeld (Guardian)

Watch This Supercut of Movie Santas to Get In the Christmas Spirit (Time Magazine)

Acid Attack Survivor Reshma Has One Very Important Wish This Christmas (Huffington Post)

Words (Not to) Live By, 2015 Edition (Newsweek Magazine)

People Doing Awesome Things 2015 Compilation Video (Huffington Post)

Man walks 25 miles to get help after pregnant woman becomes trapped in floodwaters (Fox News)

NYC Detective Among Six Troops Killed in Afghanistan (Newsweek Magazine)

Why climate was story of 2015 (CNN)

Family found living in rented garage (BBC)

Rights group criticizes Saudi reporter's prison sentence (Washington Post - Paywall)

Afghanistan highlights a history of chaotic western intervention (Guardian)

WATCH: Man scoffing crisps catches tot hurtling from an escalator (Daily Star)

13-year-old boy crashes car after high-speed police chase in Detroit video (Guardian)

New York City detective among six U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan (Reuters)

Stories of 2015: Richard III and the man who would be a king burier (Guardian)

Rights group urges Turkey to stop 'abusive' use of force in Kurdish areas, investigate deaths (Fox News)

Tajikistan bans Christmas trees and gift-giving in schools (Fox News)

Report: More than 1 million migrants arrive in Europe in 2015 (CBS News)

Bomb fears as Christmas shoppers evacuated from Regent Street (Daily Star)

Prince Ali Courts China in FIFA President Bid (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

GOP Outsiders Flex Muscles as 2015 Comes to an End (NBC News)

Texas Grand Jury Decides Not to Indict Police in Jailhouse Death of Sandra Bland (Newsweek Magazine)

Jermaine Baker police shooting has echoes of Afghanistan incident (Guardian)

Refugee crisis: What happened in 2015 (CNN)

Why Gun Sales Are Surging This Christmas (NBC News)

Chinese police raid offices of firm in dump site disaster (Reuters)

Hezbollah Warns of Revenge on Israel For Death of Senior Figure (Newsweek Magazine)

VIDEO: China lawyer given suspended sentence (BBC)

Miss Iraq pageant returns after 43 years (CNN)

Platini: Fifa asleep for four years (BBC)

Top 10 scandals and controversies of 2015 (CNN)

Blair: We live with 'pain' of Iraq, Afghanistan (CNN)

American killed in Kabul wanted to help Afghans (CNN)

Man arrested in Sri Lanka for 'smuggling gold bars in rectum' (Guardian)

Arrested police officer wants second Jermaine Baker postmortem (Guardian)

Is this the cruellest Christmas prank ever? (Daily Star)

Bomb Kills Six American Soldiers in Afghanistan (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Muslims hailed for protecting Christians during terror attack on Kenyan bus (Guardian)

Britain on ALERT for Christmas battering: Forecasters warn THUNDERSNOW is on the way (Daily Express)

Here's How Christmas Lights Came to Be (Time Magazine)

Christmas Robbery CCTV Shows Thieves Stealing Presents From Beneath Festive Tree (Huffington Post)

WATCH: Lowlife thug batters two innocent SCHOOLBOYS, 13, in savage attack (Daily Star)

Man accused of Kung Fu Panda fraud (BBC)

France tightening church security around Christmas (Washington Post - Paywall)

New Poll Shows We're a Nation of Neighbours (Huffington Post)

Number of Migrants Entering Europe in 2015 Passes One Million (New York Times - Paywall)

Mortar attack on Syrian school for girls kills 9 students (Washington Post - Paywall)

Israeli police say Palestinian home in West Bank attacked (Washington Post - Paywall)

Syrian foreign minister to visit China this week (Reuters)

No Indictments in Jail-Cell Death of Sandra Bland (NBC News)

2016 Printable Calendar Of David Cameron Is Your Last Minute Christmas Gift Solution (Huffington Post)

Muslims Protect Christians During Deadly Militant Attack (NBC News)

One man's World War II promise kept after 70 years (CNN)

Man with 'f*** cops' and Nazi symbol tattooed on face arrested for robbery (Daily Star)

Refugee and migrant arrivals in EU pass 1 million in 2015 - U.N. (Reuters)

Christmas shoppers in tears after getting stuck in SIX HOUR queue to get out of Bluewater (Daily Express)

Prominent China rights lawyer convicted but avoids jail (Reuters)

Sinosphere: Companies in South China See Silver Lining in Beijing's Smog (New York Times - Paywall)

Bosnian police arrest 11 over Islamic State links (Reuters)

Man in 'Breaking Bad' Shirt Was Making Wine, Not Meth: Mom (NBC News)

Family of 5 killed in Central California plane crash (CBS News)

Winter Solstice 2015 Sees Thousands Gather At Stonehenge For Shortest Day Of The Year (Huffington Post)

Donald Trump Launches Vulgar Attack on Hillary Clinton (NBC News)

Miss Universe 2015: A stunt to name wrong winner? (CNN)

CCTV captures moment two men stole presents from under Christmas tree (Guardian)

Dam disaster death toll rises to 17 (BBC)

We're going in: Our Boys deployed to take on Taliban in Afghanistan (Daily Star)

Labour Party Family Christmas (Huffington Post)

Wrong Miss Universe crowned (CNN)

Gstaad's double life: from sleepy resort to billionaire's Christmas playground (Guardian)

China Human Rights Lawyer Convicted, But Avoids Jail (Newsweek Magazine)

A new Islamic State radio station spreads panic in eastern Afghanistan (Washington Post - Paywall)

How U.S. soldier saved Jews from death (CNN)

Blatter, Platini banned for 8 years (CNN)

Companies Found Guilty of Causing the Indonesian Haze to Face Consequences (Time Magazine)

Fallout from Steve Harveys Miss Universe blunder (CBS News)

Video Exemplifies Lawyer's Civil Rights Campaign in China (New York Times - Paywall)

NYPD detective among 6 U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan (CBS News)

Parts of the U.S. will see a warm-up during Christmas (CBS News)

Human rights lawyer leaves jail (CNN)

Official says all 10 aboard killed as Indian paramilitary plane crashes near New Delhi airport (Washington Post - Paywall)

Covering the tough stories in 2015 (CBS News)

Attack on US troops near Afghan airport deadliest in months (Washington Post - Paywall)

Christmas night cool change for Victoria may quell state's bushfires (Guardian)

Steve Harvey flub leads to awkward Miss Universe crowning (CBS News)

Oil slides to 11-year low, SpaceX soars and the Death Star dismissed (Financial Times - Paywall)

China says countries will follow Britain's lead to become best friends with Beijing (Guardian)

California man arrested for building a pipe bomb and threats to Muslims (Guardian)

Suicide attack kills U.S. service members in Afghanistan (CBS News)

Famed human rights lawyer sentenced in China (Los Angeles Times)

China human rights lawyer convicted (Financial Times - Paywall)

Massive Mountain of Soil and Waste Blamed for China Landslide (Time Magazine)

FIFA ethics court bans Blatter, Platini for 8 years (Washington Post - Paywall)

China rights lawyer gets suspended sentence for 'picking quarrels' online (Washington Post - Paywall)

Miss Universe gaffe mocked online (CNN)

German police check just '10 per cent of refugees' as migrant crisis grows out of control (Daily Express)

China lawyer gets suspended sentence (BBC)

Minnesota Man Charged With Killing Mom, 89, Over Bedbugs (NBC News)

Queensland's first cyclone of the season could hit on Christmas Day (Guardian)

China Landslide Leaves More Than 90 Missing (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

China anti-terror law may restrict media reporting on attacks (Reuters)

Motorbike suicide bomber kills six U.S. troops in Afghanistan (Reuters)

Chinese Rights Lawyer, Pu Zhiqiang, Is Given Suspended Prison Sentence (New York Times - Paywall)

Trump Launches Vulgar Attack Against Clinton (NBC News)

China says more Western countries will follow Britain to improve ties (Reuters)

New York Cop ID'd as One of Six Americans Killed in Afghanistan (NBC News)

China state broadcaster says lawyer Pu Zhiqiang gets suspended sentence in online speech case (Washington Post - Paywall)

New Google Doodle Marks the 2015 Winter Solstice (Time Magazine)

Death of Aboriginal man in custody four hours after routine court appearance (Guardian)

Pu Zhiqiang trial: Chinese human rights lawyer given three-year suspended sentence (Guardian)

After 2-year tour, Marine surprises family in time for Christmas (CBS News)

Travel Photographer of the Year 2015 (BBC)

World Briefing: Indonesia: Police Say Weekend Arrests Deterred a Terrorist Plot on Officials (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: Kenya: Bus Passengers Defy Militants Seeking to Target Christians in Attack (New York Times - Paywall)

Pictures Of The Day: The Best Images From Around The World On Tuesday 22nd December 2015 (Huffington Post)

Human Rights Groups Ask U.S. to Grant Asylum to Bangladesh Bloggers (Newsweek Magazine)

Honest busboy saves Colorado mans Christmas (CBS News)

Man killed by shark in Caribbean while being rescued by coast guard (Guardian)

85 missing from China landslide; residents blame government (Washington Post - Paywall)

Deadly attack on U.S. forces shows the Afghan war is far from over (Washington Post - Paywall)

U.S. Deeply Concerned by Arrest of Vietnam Rights Activist (Newsweek Magazine)

Officials: Americans killed in Afghan suicide attack (CBS News)

ISIS is Using a Radio Show to Recruit in Afghanistan (Newsweek Magazine)

China power audit: The hard and the soft (BBC)

WATCH: Barmy radio DJ plays Last Christmas for two hours straight (Daily Star)

Woman horrified after biting into MAGGOT FILLED Christmas clementine (Daily Star)

Christmas dinner 'to cost less in 2015' (BBC)

Nine-month-old Finlay all set for his first Christmas after two life-saving operations (Daily Express)

Heroic NHS doctors and nurses battle with Justin Bieber for Christmas number one single (Daily Express)

Leader threatens to jail Muslims for FIVE YEARS for celebrating Christmas (Daily Express)

Millions of Brits face travel CHAOS over Christmas period (Daily Express)

Turkey, sprouts, stuffing and DEMENTIA - Christmas a time to spot signs (Daily Express)

Brave British troops head to Afghanistan in bid to help FIGHT against Taliban (Daily Express)

Paris attacks: Fury as priest claims rockers Eagles of Death Metal 'inspired by Satan' (Daily Express)

IPCC probe whether jailbreak suspect was asleep when shot dead by police (Daily Express)

Pig Heads Dumped Outside Islamic Markazul Aloom School, Lancashire, Police Treat It As Hate Crime (Huffington Post)

VIDEO: Aerial footage shows China landslide damage (BBC)

Thirteen killed in Guinea gold mine collapse (Reuters)

56 Dogs Found Shot and Killed in Arkansas (Time Magazine)

Juvenile Delhi Bus Gang-Rapist Released After Three Years (Newsweek Magazine)

Miss Universe Pageant and Steve Harvey Apologize for Crowning Mistake (Time Magazine)

The 10 Biggest NASA Instagram Posts of 2015 (Time Magazine)

Suicide Attack Kills 6 American Service Members (NBC News)

It's Father Wish-mas: Kid's Xmas joy as army dad returns from Afghanistan (Daily Star)

China calls on U.S.' Kerry to respect China's core interests (Reuters)

UN warns Islamic State extremists increasing in Afghanistan (Washington Post - Paywall)

The History of the Christmas Card (Time Magazine)

U.S. 'deeply concerned' by arrest of Vietnam rights activist (Reuters)

New Trial Date for Officer Charged in Freddie Gray Death (NBC News)

Hezbollah Leader Vows Retaliation for Militant's Death (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Shenzhen Landslide Renews Questions on Risks in Fast-Growing China (New York Times - Paywall)

6 NATO soldiers killed in Afghanistan suicide attack were Americans (Los Angeles Times)

Police Release Five Detained in Connection to Paris Attacks (Newsweek Magazine)

The Wrong Miss Universe and Other Pageant Flubs, Falls and Fails (Newsweek Magazine)

Muslims Defend Christians During al-Shabab Militant Attack in Kenya (Newsweek Magazine)

China Unveils Economic Blueprint for 2016 (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Report: 115 PKK rebels killed in recent Turkish operations (Washington Post - Paywall)

Christmas In a Care Home (Huffington Post)

New court date set for police officer after hung jury in Freddie Gray death trial (Guardian)

Stepping out from the shadows: how domestic violence caught the nation's attention in 2015 (Guardian)

Lithuanian police find 10-year-old boy driving for intoxicated mother (Guardian)

6 American Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attack in Afghanistan (New York Times - Paywall)

Six U.S. troops dead, others wounded in apparent suicide attack in Afghanistan (Washington Post - Paywall)

Passenger says Muslims protect Christians in Islamist attack on Kenyan bus (Reuters)

Terrorist Bus Attack In Kenya Sees Muslims Shield Christians From Extremists (Huffington Post)

Retired policeman detained after fake bomb found on Air France flight (CBS News)

VIDEO: Pure cocaine found in banana crates (BBC)

Iraq Seeks China Oil Tie-Up Ahead of Iran Flood (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Hezbollah leader says Israeli strike killed Lebanese militant Qantar in Syria (Reuters)

Where the law stands on police shootings | Letters from Jenny Jones, Nik Wood (Guardian)

15 Writers Confess the Worst Thing They Wrote in 2015 (Newsweek Magazine)

Muslims shield Christians in Kenya attack (BBC)

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini Are Barred From Soccer for 8 Years (New York Times - Paywall)

Outraged Colombians look for blame in Miss Universe mix-up (Washington Post - Paywall)

Chemical Attacks In Salford Leave Two Men Blinded As Greater Manchester Police Appeal For Witnesses (Huffington Post)

Police misconduct over 'vigilante' death (BBC)

American woman killed in Kabul (CBS News)

How Colombia reacted to Miss Universe gaffe (BBC)

Jail for sick family of tragic killed teen 'ordered to eat own faeces and vomit' (Daily Star)

FIFA president Sepp Blatter barred from soccer for 8 years (CBS News)

Family who killed teen, 19, in sick torture regime and forced her to eat faeces JAILED (Daily Express)

China promises more flexible' policies (Financial Times - Paywall)

Fearless Student Shakes Off Threats to Win Miss Iraq Pageant (NBC News)

6 U.S. service members killed as violence rocks Afghanistan (CBS News)

Retired French policeman detained after fake bomb found on Air France flight (Los Angeles Times)

Indian court rejects more jail time for man convicted as a minor in 2012 gang rape (Los Angeles Times)

FIFA bans Blatter, Platini from soccer-related activities for 8 years (CBS News)

Indonesia says it foiled terror attack (Financial Times - Paywall)

China seeks to turn entertainers into moral models (Los Angeles Times)

China landslide buries industrial zone (Financial Times - Paywall)

The Wrong Miss Universe Is (Briefly) Crowned (New York Times - Paywall)

VIDEO: Miss Universe crowns wrong winner (BBC)

More than 90 missing after landslide buries buildings in China (CBS News)

VIDEO: Is Victoria hard to buy Christmas presents for? (BBC)

Dozens missing as buildings collapse in southern China landslide (Los Angeles Times)

U.S. Support of Gay Rights in Africa May Have Done More Harm Than Good (New York Times - Paywall)

Human rights reform still a long way off (BBC)

Pentagon chief warns of rising danger in Afghanistan (Los Angeles Times)

Activists urge China to ban imports of Canadian seal products (Los Angeles Times)

Your pictures: Christmas lights (BBC)

How that Christmas blowout dinner could give you a heart attack (Daily Mail)

He's making a list, checking it twice! Santa makes children take LIE DETECTOR tests to see whether they have been naughty or nice in the run up to Christmas (Daily Mail)

Couple claim Christmas tree to be 115 years old and the oldest in Britain (Daily Mail)

Blind dog who fell down a 26-foot well is finally rescued and named Christmas (Daily Mail)

Brunei BANS Christmas and threatens Muslims who celebrate it with up to five years in prison: Christians found organising celebrations are also warned they will be jailed (Daily Mail)

Stars flock to the Caribbean for some Christmas sun (again)... but which island is the biggest A-List haunt? (Daily Mail)

Austrian DJ plays Wham's Last Christmas 24 times in a row (Daily Mail)

UK retailers continue to slash prices to attract Christmas shoppers (Daily Mail)

Transgender man who knew from the age of five that he 'wasn't a girl' celebrates his first Christmas as his 'true self' (Daily Mail)

Feast on a Beast Christmas burger contains a whopping 1,500 calories (Daily Mail)

Are these Britain's oldest working Christmas lights? (Daily Mail)

PIPPA MIDDLETON's top 50 tips for a Happy Christmas revealed (Daily Mail)

MAIL tests out lobster from Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Iceland for Christmas 2015 (Daily Mail)

Prince Harry releases Christmas card showing his meeting with WW2 veteran (Daily Mail)

Fitness First tells you what it takes to burn off those Christmas treats (Daily Mail)

Cornwall pensioner Peter Campbell treated 50 strangers to £2k Christmas dinner (Daily Mail)

Bluewater Christmas shoppers endure a SIX HOUR wait to get out of the shopping centre (Daily Mail)

Transport networks braced for Christmas as millions hit the roads (Daily Mail)

CCTV video shows burglars swipe gifts from under Christmas tree (Daily Mail)

Twitter video shows Northern Irish woman Emma Donnell fall over Christmas tree (Daily Mail)

Mother-of-three invited her cheating husband back into the family home for Christmas because HE was lonely - and now says their marriage is stronger than ever (Daily Mail)

Spain prepares for El Gordo Christmas lottery known as The Fat One (Daily Mail)

Hungarian artist Gergely Dud s's Christmas puzzle sweeps Facebook (Daily Mail)

The eye-opening and creepy Christmas cards loved by the Victorians (Daily Mail)

Thousands of Christmas shoppers are evacuated from London's Regent Street in security alert over 'suspicious vehicle' near Hamleys toy store (Daily Mail)

Schoolgirl, 7, gives away her toys, DVDs, clothes and books so other less fortunate children can 'have a nice Christmas as well' (Daily Mail)

Jewish extremist calls for Israel to ban Christmas following Sultan of Brunei's decision to jail Muslims who celebrate the festivities (Daily Mail)

Miss Insomnia Tulip from Leeds creates Christmas treats inspired by pop culture (Daily Mail)

Watch kids cry in Santa's lap as parents try to capture a Christmas family photo (Daily Mail)

Princess Charlene and Prince Albert of Monaco release their first family Christmas card (Daily Mail)

Healthy Christmas drinking tips say Champagne IS best and avoid beer (Daily Mail)

Awkward Family Photos reveal some of the WORST Christmas pictures (Daily Mail)

Cambridge woman who gorged bacon and brie on Christmas Day loses FIVE dress sizes (Daily Mail)

X Factor's Louisa Johnson watches NHS Choir and Justin Bieber battle for Christmas No1 (Daily Mail)

Commuters on the 8.08am to Cardiff throw Christmas party on their way to work (Daily Mail)

Advertising chiefs ban Christmas Starts with Christ advert from cinemas (Daily Mail)

Elderly couple live in a WELLin China for over 10 years to save rent (Daily Mail)

Footage shows traveller climbing into X-ray scanner at airport in China (Daily Mail)

Pro surfer Sam Morgan who survived shark attack on what went through his mind (Daily Mail)

Shark attack kills Venezuelan during Coast Guard rescue near Aruba (Daily Mail)

Erasmus University doctors finds depression drugs SSRIs may cut heart attack risk (Daily Mail)

'Muslims protected Christians' during attack on Kenyan bus by Al-Shabaab militants (Daily Mail)

Anonymous launches cyber attack on Turkey and accuses it of ISIS support (Daily Mail)

ISIS mortar attack on all-girls school in Syria kills nine children (Daily Mail)

Gary Johnson who ran over and killed Margaret O'Brien, 93, is jailed (Daily Mail)

US Army Vet Lisa Marie Akbari is killed in Kabul by 'terrorism linked' suspect (Daily Mail)

Shahena Uddin letter to Salma Begum who killed her shows the depths of her torment (Daily Mail)

UK woman Rebecca Shaw killed when moped was hit by a truck in Thailand (Daily Mail)

Young woman killed and two children are fighting for their lives after a crash between a car and a lorry (Daily Mail)

Video shows soldier father returns from Afghanistan to surprise his children (Daily Mail)

UK's SAS 'fighting to in Afghanistan stop Taliban overrunning Sangin' (Daily Mail)

Let Miss Columbia and Miss Philippines share the Miss Universe crown, PIERS MORGAN says (Daily Mail)

Steve Harvey's colossal Miss Universe gaffe sets off meme explosion (Daily Mail)

Was Miss Universe gaffe a publicity stunt? Conspiracy theories abound after Steve Harvey claims the teleprompter told him Miss Colombia, as she tearfully says 'everything happens for a reason' (Daily Mail)

Miss Costa Rica sparks new Miss Universe controversy after Steve Harvey blunder (Daily Mail)

Mother plowed into Las Vegas crowd during Miss Universe because she was 'stressed' (Daily Mail)

Miss Germany hits out at Miss Universe pageant winner Miss Philippines after wrong name fiasco, saying: 'None of us wanted her to win' (Daily Mail)

Steve Harvey apologizes to Miss Philippines after the Miss Universe pageant (Daily Mail)

Video shows the moment a little girl fell over during The Sound Of Music Live (Daily Mail)

Video shows German pilots and cabin crew sing carols for travellers at Cologne Bonn Airport (Daily Mail)

Video shows Indonesian jet fighter loses control at air show and crashes, killing both pilots (Daily Mail)

Candyman video shows Travers Beynon's goddess' Parnia Porsche kick model with a stiletto (Daily Mail)

Derby video shows moment thug punched two boys to the ground on their walk home (Daily Mail)

Shocking footage shows female ducklings crushed to death while males have their beaks 'snipped' with white hot metal inside French foie gras factory (Daily Mail)

Video shows strangers perform improvised piano duet at a Paris train station (Daily Mail)

Video shows digital sweater with a fireplace and Home Alone playing on TV (Daily Mail)

Video shows Rob Anderson cover parked cars in wrapping paper (Daily Mail)

Video shows Dr Pimple Popper squeeze a 'horn-like' cyst out of a man's scalp (Daily Mail)

Video shows a KLM plane make a wobbly landing during Storm Desmond (Daily Mail)

Video shows a woman getting kicked in the face trying to rub down a cow (Daily Mail)

Video shows a toddler having a 'phone' conversation using her SLIPPER (Daily Mail)

BBC terminates F1 coverage three years early to allow Channel 4 to take over broadcast rights from next season... as part of £35m cut to sports budget (Daily Mail)

Liverpool-based drugs cartel headed by 'Scouse Pablo Escobar' jailed for 90 years (Daily Mail)

Coach driver becomes father aged 73 with girlfriend 43 years his junior (Daily Mail)

Resolution Foundation suggest low and middle earners will take 24 years to save for house deposit (Daily Mail)

Nuffield Trust report drink-related admissions to hospital up 64% in just 10 years (Daily Mail)

Paedophile Thomas Poole who raped a six-month-old baby is jailed for 22 years (Daily Mail)

Christmas 2015 could be 'the warmest of your lifetime' in the US (Daily Mail)

One MILLION migrants have now entered Europe in 2015 (Daily Mail)

National Geographic Magazine's annual 'Photo of the Day' 2015 roundup (Daily Mail)

Miss Universe contestants post no-makeup selfies for #ConfidentlyBeautiful campaign (Daily Mail)

Game of Thrones' Jon Snow death makes list of 2015's most emotional TV moments (Daily Mail)

Briton Unais Gomes sent fearful texts to girlfriend before stabbing death in Peru (Daily Mail)

Former car dealer found guilty of hacking teenager to death with a two-foot machete in 'swift and savage attack' after minor argument outside a pub (Daily Mail)

Four Thai ladyboy prostitutes arrested after Brit businessman fell to his death (Daily Mail)

Police Complaints Commission investigates Phillip Nicholson's death (Daily Mail)

German councillor Marcel Zech whose tattoo of the Auschwitz death camp is jailed (Daily Mail)

Elton John splits from PR man Gary Farrow and David Furnish steps up (Daily Mail)

Transgender man Benjamin found happiness when he met his fiancée (Daily Mail)

Wedding guest in Iraq is shot dead when man loses control of gun (Daily Mail)

Jeremy Vine reported to BBC for equality breach after saying he had MAN FLU (Daily Mail)

Mexican gang humiliate a homeless man by forcing him to strip on video (Daily Mail)

Caught with his pants down! Hilarious moment man crashes to the floor after quickly trying to pull his trousers back up when friend ripped them off for a prank (Daily Mail)

Bijan Ebrahimi murder sees police officer and PCSO convicted of misconduct (Daily Mail)

ISIS mock the West by unveiling its new Islamic police force' in Libya (Daily Mail)

Met police hired YouTube's Adam Saleh to rap anti-radicalisation songs to Muslims (Daily Mail)

Migraine cure breakthrough process that triggers EVERY symptom found (Daily Mail)

Ahmad al-Musalmani found among corpses 'vanished' by Syria's regime (Daily Mail)

New type of rock found on the moon 'is unlike anything ever seen in our solar system' and it reveals clues about lunar volcanoes (Daily Mail)

Former beauty queen who fell into life of prostitution, drug addiction and ASBOs has been found dead (Daily Mail)

KFC popcorn chicken meal hides a MAGGOT found by mum in Durham (Daily Mail)

Sheet music written by Beethoven found in Connecticut home nets $100K (Daily Mail)

2 unidentified traces of DNA found in al-Hilli family car in France (Daily Mail)