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Greek industrial output drops 2.5% y/y in October

ATHENS, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Greek industrial output dropped 2.5% in October compared to the same month a year earlier after a downwardly revised 1.2% decline in September, data from statistics service ELSTAT showed on Friday.

War of attrition: Russia's stubborn fight for Ukraine's Bakhmut

For months, Russian forces have attacked the eastern Ukrainian city of Bakhmut with frontal assaults, artillery barrages and air strikes in a stubborn battle for a settlement deemed strategically irrelevant by many observers.   The assault follows a well-worn pattern eked out by Russian forces in eastern Ukraine, where cities are pummelled under withering assaults at great cost until the Ukrainian military retreats. 

RPD has person in custody after a stabbing on Bernard Street

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Rochester police are investigating a stabbing that happened on Bernard Street just before 8 p.m. on Thursday. Investigators say a 26-year-old man was stabbed in the upper body but he is expected to be ok. Officers tell us this appears to be an isolated domestic situation....

Fri-Yay’s Question of the Day

This classic children’s TV Christmas special made it’s debut on this day back in 1965. What is it? Go to our Crossroads Today Facebook page to submit your answer: CTFP Link Here. COPYRIGHT 2022 BY CROSSROADS TODAY. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. THIS MATERIAL MAY NOT BE PUBLISHED, BROADCAST, REWRITTEN...

Man dead, woman critical after late night shooting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man is dead and a woman is in critical condition following a shooting late Thursday night just off Tates Creek Road. The Fayette County Coroner confirmed to ABC 36 that at least one person is dead as a result of Thursday night’s shooting. Lexington Police say they responded to reports of a shooting on the 4900 block of McAtee Lane around 11:40 Thursday night.
Washington Post

The NFL shield never stopped protecting Daniel Snyder

In the nation’s most powerful sports institution, Daniel Snyder cannot persist as a tormentor without an NFL culture that aids and abets his worst impulses. The Washington Commanders owner hasn’t changed because no one in its accountability-skirting system forces him to change, not when there are so many gifted enablers and fixers available to obstruct proper scrutiny. Of them all, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is the most egregious — and highly paid — offender.
Social News XYZ

Malaika Arora: ‘I want to do things for myself’

Mumbai, Dec 9 (SocialNews.XYZ) Malaika Arora spoke about how she copes with all the pressure and said that now she wants to do things for herself. She said: "Personally, I've become a certain way because I'm very conscious about people's perception and what they will say, how will it be taken, hurting people's feelings....there's a constant battle over there."

TLC: Meditative Moments: Taking Time for Yourself This December

The holiday season can be a magical time of year, full of festivities and traditions that bring loved ones together. However, it can also be an incredibly stressful time as we juggle commitments and try to fit everything into the last few weeks of the year. Amidst all of the...

Three Tips on How to Land a Remote Job

As many companies shift to a virtual workplace, there are more openings — and a higher demand for remote jobs. Forbes contributor Cecilia Seiter gives advice on how to secure a virtual gig. Tailor Your Résumé for Remote Jobs. Be clear that you’re intentionally looking for remote...
Washington Post

Prosecutors reveal Murdaugh’s alleged motive: A ‘financial rollercoaster’

On June 7, 2021, South Carolina attorney Richard “Alex” Murdaugh was set for “a day of reckoning,” prosecutors say. That was the deadline they say his law firm had given him to explain the hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal fees allegedly missing from the company’s coffers. Instead, that Monday turned into a day of tragedy after Murdaugh said he found his wife and son shot dead outside the family’s sprawling hunting lodge.
Social News XYZ

Jerrod Carmichael will host Golden Globe Awards

Los Angeles, Dec 9 (SocialNews.XYZ) Emmy-winning comedian Jerrod Carmichael has signed up to host the 80th Golden Globe Awards as it returns to NBC next month. NBC, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and telecast producer Dick Clark Prods. were set to announce Carmichael on Thursday, Variety reports.

OSU Extension: Selecting the best poinsettia

Poinsettias are available in red, pink, white, and gold. Marbled and bicolored poinsettias are also available. Modern varieties are compact, durable, and hold their bracts for several weeks. The colorful part of the poinsettia commonly referred to as the plant’s flowers are actually modified leaves or bracts. The true flowers are yellow to green, button-like objects located in the center of the bracts.