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December 29th, 2014
08:10 AM ET

"Morning Minute" with Michaela Pereira – December 29, 2014

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December 29th, 2014
02:31 AM ET

5 Things to Know for Your New Day – Monday, December 29, 2014

An airliner vanishes. A ferry catches fire. And the GOP presidential race has a new frontrunner.

It's Monday, and here are the “5 Things to Know for Your New Day."

1. MISSING PLANE

Not again!: Another Asian airliner has gone missing, and officials fear it may be somewhere in the bottom of the Java Sea. AirAsia Flight QZ8501 disappeared in Indonesian airspace with 162 people yesterday. Crews are combing a really large area. But so far, nothing.

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Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Friday, December 26, 2014
Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's Xbox Live gaming networks are experiencing widespread problems
December 26th, 2014
03:48 AM ET

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Friday, December 26, 2014

Hackers cause grumpy gamers. "The Interview" hits theaters. And Vladimir Putin cancels Kremlin vacations.

It's Friday and here are the 5 things to know for your New Day

1. PLAYSTATION – XBOX OUTAGE

Bah, humbug: Sony's PlayStation and Microsoft's Xbox Live gaming networks were a mess on Christmas Day and beyond as a hacker group claimed responsibility for what it said was an attack. Lizard Squad says you can blame them for the outages and a couple of other attacks earlier in December that caused fits for each network. In addition, the problem might have been made worse by all those video gamers who received new systems for Christmas and wanted to try them out.

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Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Thursday, December 25, 2014
Feliz Navidad, Joyeux Noël or Frohe Weihnachten. Anyway you say it, it's Merry Christmas
December 25th, 2014
03:32 AM ET

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Thursday, December 25, 2014

Berkeley, Missouri, is no Ferguson. The trip to grandmother's house was filled with delays. And "The Interview" goes online.

It's Christmas Day and here are the 5 things to know for your New Day

1. MISSOURI SHOOTING

Looking at the facts: Don't confuse this week's fatal shooting of a black teen by a white cop in Berkeley, Missouri, with a similar shooting about a mile and a half down the road in Ferguson that sparked national protests. Berkeley Mayor Theodore Hoskins, who is black, says it's a different situation. The mayor and the police chief say 18-year-old Antonio Martin pointed a gun at an officer in a gas station parking lot in Berkeley right before the officer fatally shot the teen. In the Ferguson shooting, Michael Brown was unarmed. Hoskins has promised a thorough investigation and says he won't tolerate brutality.

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