December 21, 2014; 8:18 PM ET
Holiday travel will be at risk across the Philadelphia area this week as a strong storm takes shape and blasts through the Northeast. more >
Rises at 7:22 AM with 9:23 of sunlight, then sets at 4:45 PM
Rises at 11:09 AM with 12:23 of moolight, then sets at 11:32 PM
A gunman who announced online that he was planning to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two police officers in a patrol car and shot them to death in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station and killing himself, authorities said.
As the skies darken Monday night, stargazers will have the chance to witness the streaking glow of the Ursid Meteor Shower, which will radiate from near Polaris.Read Story >