On This Day: December 9

10 years of headlines that grabbed us.
December 9, 2018
Rep. Schiff Talks 'Jail Time'
With prosecutors saying President Trump arranged illegal payments during the 2016 campaign, Rep. Adam Schiff adds a thought: "There's a very real prospect...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2017
Trump Attacks Credibility of Roy Moore Accuser
President Trump didn't stump for Roy Moore in Alabama on Friday, but he did the next best thing at a raucous rally near the...  Keep reading >>
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December 9, 2016
Trump Slammed for 'Dark, Disturbing' Twitter Attacks
Using Twitter to attack a private citizen is about as presidential as firing spitballs, Donald Trump's critics said after he took to social media...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2015
GOP: Trump Is Screwing Everything Up for Us
Jeb Bush has floated the idea of Donald Trump being a Hillary Clinton plant to help her take the White House, and seemingly never-ending Trump...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2014
Atheists Banned From Public Office in 7 States
If you're an atheist living in Arkansas, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Texas, you're technically not allowed to hold public...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2013
Texas Student's Last Words: 'Oh, You're Gonna Shoot Me?'
A student at a Christian university was shot dead on Friday for allegedly resisting arrest, but fellow students are struggling to believe the official story...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2012
Man Accidentally Shoots Son Outside Gun Store
A Pennyslvania man accidentally shot and killed his 7-year-old son in a gun store parking lot yesterday, when his pistol went off in his hand...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2011
Perry Ad Is YouTube's No. 3 Most-Disliked Video
Rick Perry's controversial new campaign ad is closing in on the YouTube record for most disliked video ever. The ad—which currently has close...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2010
Westboro Church to Protest at Elizabeth Edwards' Funeral
America’s least-favorite protest group is at it again. The Westboro Baptist Church will picket the funeral of Elizabeth Edwards, it announced today on its...  Keep reading >>
December 9, 2009
Inside Tiger Woods' Sleazy VIP World
Rachel Uchitel and Kalika Moquin are important players in Tiger Woods’ clandestine, VIP-room existence—but not in the way you’ve heard. In a look...  Keep reading >>
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