1. WINTER WEATHER
Winter of our discontent: Mother Nature is a bit manic these days. Check out this late December snapshot of the national weather picture: Record-breaking high temperatures yesterday in New York City, tornadoes and deadly flooding across the Southeast, and lots ice and snow in Nebraska and Kansas. Anything else? Yes, another storm is ready to dump more snow from the Pacific Northwest into the Midwest. Slip north of the border and some 250,000 customers don’t have power in Toronto. Mayor Rob Ford says they hope to have it restored in time for Christmas. One more thing, it’s very, very cold in Canada. Good day, eh?
2. OBAMACARE DEADLINE
Tick, tick, tick: Just a few hours are left to sign up for coverage through the government’s HealthCare.gov website. Pick a plan today to have health insurance next year. The deadline should prove to be a real test for the revamped operation. In the early days of the website, a few dozen inquiries shut the site down. This should be a high-traffic day.
3. OFFENSIVE TWEET
Tweet heard around the world: Who says there’s no bad PR? Former IAC public relations executive Justine Saccoapologized yesterday for her “needless and careless” tweetabout AIDS in Africa.
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5 Things To Know For Your New Day – Monday, December 23 was originally published on praisecleveland.com