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Dontre Hamilton shot by Milwaukee officer

Dontre Hamilton's family plans to seek a federal investigation in his shooting death - @journalsentinel

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Spain

Spain's Christmas 'El Gordo' lottery pays out $2.7 billion in winnings - @AFP

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Sony cyberattack 2014

Report: North Korean's Internet connectivity with the outside world appears to be suffering an outage - @voxdotcom

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NYPD officers shot in Brooklyn, Dec. 20, 2014

Photo: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton visit home of slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos in Brooklyn - @ABC7NY

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Woodstown, NJ, US

Standoff at doctors office in Woodstown, NJ, ends with arrest - @NBCPhiladelphia

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Russian ruble crisis 2014

European shares end higher, as traders are encouraged by a rebound in the ruble and gains in the price of oil - @CNBC

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Dontre Hamilton shot by Milwaukee officer

Milwaukee County, Wis., DA says no witness correctly counted the number of shots fired by officer at Dontre Hamilton - live video

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Tunisia

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi congratulates Beji Caid Essebsi on winning Tunisia's presidency - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Mesa, AZ, US

Photo: Police and fish and game officials are tracking this wild bear in Mesa, Ariz. - @12News

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Pedestrians hit in Glasgow's George Square

British Prime Minister David Cameron gives statement on Glasgow crash: 'Thoughts are with the families of those involved and the emergency services' - @BBCNews

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Dontre Hamilton shot by Milwaukee officer

Dontre Hamilton's family says in statement through their attorney that they are 'extremely disappointed' with the decision and that the case 'cries out for justice, criminal charges against Christopher Manney, and accountability to Dontre Hamilton's family' - @AP

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mergers & acquisitions

Court denies request to block shareholders from voting on Family Dollar Stores' proposed sale to Dollar Tree - @theobserver

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Pedestrians hit in Glasgow's George Square

More: Police say truck driver in Glasgow crash is being treated at hospital - @BBCBreaking

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Pedestrians hit in Glasgow's George Square

Police Scotland says 'a number of fatalities and people injured' in George Square crash - @BBCNews

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United States Department of Justice

French firm Alstom SA pleads guilty to charges it bribed government officials to win business in Indonesia, India and China, will pay $772 million settlement to US Justice Department - @Reuters

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crime & courts

Mistrial declared in murder trial of Michael Johnson, man accused in 2010 death of NC honor student Phylicia Barnes - @cbsbaltimore

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Pedestrians hit in Glasgow's George Square

Police Scotland says there is no indication crash involving sanitation truck is linked to terrorism - @NBCNews

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London, England, GB

Photo: Travelers wait at London Stansted airport where there's a reported power outage affecting Ryanair flights - @NelvinoTravels

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Pedestrians hit in Glasgow's George Square

Photo: A sanitation truck that witnesses say lost control is seen after crashing into the Millennium Hotel in in Glasgow's George Square; there are unconfirmed reports of at least 6 dead and as many as a dozen injured - @TheScotsman

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General Motors recalls 2014

General Motors receives 104 new claims over ignition switch defects, bringing total to 2,430; number of claims found eligible for compensation remains unchanged - @Reuters

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