8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Dec 17 2014

Charli XCX's cover of the Backstreet Boy's "I Want It That Way" will make you want it this way.
A fraternity at the University of Pennsylvania is under fire for a Christmas card photo featuring the brothers posing with a Beyoncé blow-up doll.
Parisian fashion line Do You Green turns recycled Christmas trees into lingerie. Seriously.
At least 145 people — mostly children — were killed in a Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan.
Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed, and Ringo Star are among the 2015 inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Alert the fashion police: Kate Middleton wore a hoodie.
Happy Hanukkah! Celebrate with Dr. Dreidel, which is exactly what it sounds like.
A Hungarian singer who goes by Mitsou is suing Beyoncé, Jay Z, and Timbaland over "Drunk in Love," which she claims illegally samples her 1995 song "Bajba, Bajba Pelem."
Photo: BEImages/Gregory Pace.

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