Monday December 10, 2012 Happening Now

Lots of hot air on the so-called fiscal cliff. Not a lot of progress.

The President is heading to the Daimler Detroit Diesel Plant to push his ideas on the budget and he'll speak on the economy.

1050EST -- Marine One departs White House South Lawn. TAPE

1105EST -- Air Force One departs Joint Base Andrews. POOL LIVE

1230EST -- Air Force One arrives Detroit Metro-Wayne County Airport. WJBK TAPE

1335EST -- POTUS tours the Daimler Detroit Diesel Plant, Redford, MI. POOL TAPE

1400EST-- POTUS makes remarks on the economy at the Daimler Detroit Diesel Plant, Redford, MI. LIVE

Colorado shooting rampage suspect James Holmes will be in court today in Centennial, CO. Alicia Acuna is reporting.

Sentencing scheduled today in one of the nation's oldest cold cases. Jack McCullough convicted of kidnapping and murdering a little girl back in 1957. Today he could get a life sentence in the death.

Casey Stegall reporting today on a terrible story out of Dallas: Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent is charged with intoxication manslaughter after police say he flipped his car in a pre-dawn accident on Saturday, killing teammate Jerry Brown.

New indication Syria rebels have taken a key military base near Aleppo as the civil war in Syria continues to rage on... this as we get new reports that the war is spilling over into Lebanon. Gun battles between supporters and opponents of Syrian dictator Bashir Assad in northern Lebanon left at least four dead.

Clint Henderson is the Executive Producer for “Happening Now” and an avid traveler. Follow his adventures on Twitter, ClintPHenderson, and Instagram, clintpage1.