{FD} North Korea tops agenda as leaders of South Korea, China meet

South Korean President Moon Jae-in arrived in Beijing Wednesday for a four-day state visit and will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday, the Korean Herald reported.

{FD} ‘Last Jedi’ to be screened for space station crew, NASA says

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” will be shown to astronauts aboard the International Space Station, a NASA official told Inverse on Tuesday.

{FD} California fire in Bel-Air traced to illegal cooking at homeless camp, officials say

An illegal cooking fire at a homeless encampment sparked a wildfire in Bel-Air last week, authorities said Tuesday.

{FD} Blast in Austrian gas plant kills one, injures 18

An explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria’s border with Slovakia killed one person on Tuesday, authorities say.

{FD} Arrest in decades-old murder of 14-year-old California girl

A suspect to a cold case in Northern California has been arrested on Monday—37 years after the homicide of a 14-year-old girl that drew national attention, the San Francisco Gate reported.

{FD} Washington’s crossing of Delaware River will have to wait

The traditional reenactment of George Washington crossing the Delaware River is still on for Christmas Day, but this Sunday’s scheduled dress rehearsal has been canceled.

{FD} NBC News fires another 20-year staffer after misconduct allegations: report

NBC News fired another 20-year emloyee this week after an investigation of his workplace behavior, according to a published report.

{FD} 6-month-old in Houston dies from accidental smothering: report

A 2-year-old boy in Houston, Texas accidentally suffocated his 6-month-old brother this week, The Houston Chronicle reported.

{FD} Pair used child in plan to make and sell ****, authorities say

A man and woman from Ohio have been charged with using a 2-year-old toddler in a plan to produce and sell child pornography videos.

{FD} Tennessee couple’s Christmas lights set house on fire

A Tennessee couple’s Christmas went up in flames this week when their holiday lights set their house on fire.

{FD} David Cassidy’s will leaves out daughter Katie: report

“Partridge Family” star David Cassidy left daughter Katie Cassidy out of his will and left his $150,000 in assets to son Beau Devin Cassidy.

{FD} Georgia teacher may have exposed teen to HIV, police say

A Georgia teacher, already in jail for solicitation of sodomy, has been additionally charged with reckless conduct by a person with HIV, authorities said. 

{FD} Flu cases double last year’s total, CDC says

More than 7,000 cases of influenza have been confirmed in the U.S. so far this flu season — more than double the number this time last year, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

{FD} McCain reaches 3 million Twitter followers despite #UnfollowMcCain protest

U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., reached his goal of 3 million Twitter followers Tuesday — but not before thousands of social media users staged an online protest.

{FD} FBI issued over 4,000 orders of gun retrieval, largest in 10 years

Federal authorities requested thousands of gun retrievals in 2016 from buyers who did not pass the national background check, USA Today reported Monday.