On this day in history December 24,
- 2000 – The Texas Seven hold up a sports store in Irving, Texas. Police officer Aubrey Hawkins is murdered during the robbery.
- 2003 – The Spanish police thwart an attempt by ETA to detonate 50 kg of explosives at 3:55 p.m. inside Madrid‘s busy Chamartín Station.
- December 24 in history (homepaddock.wordpress.com)
- Uncurrent Events 12.24.13 (youviewed.com)
- The Spanish police and Twitter (soshitech.com)
- A look at Tony Romo playing through pain (espn.go.com)
- Spanish police raid ruling party HQ in corruption inquiry (theguardian.com)