1. Dirk Nowitzki visited Will Kolassa at the Children’s Medical Center in Dallas in time for the holidays. Will says he’s a Bulls fan, but that probably changed after playing one-on-one with Dirk.
H/T Scott Bell at the Dallas Morning News.
- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Pearl Harbor in Hawaii later this month — the first Japanese leader to do so.
- Donald Trump has picked retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to be his secretary of housing and urban development.
- The far-right candidate in Austria's presidential election has conceded defeat, obstructing the advance of the global populist movement in Europe.
- A woman clapped back at her anti-gay neighbor using festive rainbow Christmas lights 🎄👏