December 1, 2015; 8:01 PM ET
Tens of thousands will gather in rainy and mild conditions at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, for the 83rd annual Christmas tree lighting. more >
Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, formerly one of New York's most powerful politicians, was convicted Monday of charges that he traded favors to earn $5 million illegally and then lied about it.
Rain will spread across much of the Eastern states into the second day of December 2015.
As the Northern Hemisphere plunges into winter, the night sky will come to life with several notable astronomical events throughout the season.
The strongest El Nino in 50 years will unfold this winter and significantly alter the chances for a white Christmas across the country.
Dry and seasonable weather conditions are in the offing for the annual lighting of the National Christmas Tree, in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015.
As the Northern Hemisphere plunges into winter, the night sky will come to life with several notable astronomical events throughout the season.Read Story >