The Paradise City Arts Festival has celebrated its 19th year. Thousands turned out for the three-day event at the Three County Fairgrounds in Northampton, despite rain Saturday and Sunday. The festival features top-notch artists and crafts people, dozens of food booths and live music. The warm sunny day on Monday heightened everyone’s spirits.
That other Thanksgiving tradition — congested highways and jammed airports — is underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.
This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.
Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.
The VIP birds have arrived at the White House to get the annual presidential pardon.
With a little help from Jimmy Kimmel and Adele, Harrison Ford and Chewbacca finally set aside their past differences.