1 – A Maine chapter of the NAACP has canceled its Kwanzaa celebration this year after an elderly man threatened to shoot chapter members, The Associated Press reported. 75-year-old Kendrick Sawyer told his Veteran’s Affairs doctor he planned to shoot any black person he saw attending a chapter meeting.
2 – Bam beer brewed by Dexter’s Jolly Pumpkin Brewery was named one of the 50 best beers in the world by Men’s Journal.
3 – Scotland spent $250,000 on its latest tourism slogan, The Times of London reported. After six months of research, marketers settled on “Welcome to Scotland.