Environment

Trump replacement for Obama climate plan moves forward

Jul 10, 2018

The Trump administration is advancing its plan to replace the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts against global warming with a new rule expected to be friendlier to the coal industry

Pennsylvania man charged with trafficking over 3,500 turtles

Jul 10, 2018

A Pennsylvania man has been indicted on charges of trafficking over 3,500 protected turtles

BNSF: Less oil spilled in derailment than previously thought

Jul 10, 2018

BNSF Railway says less oil spilled from derailed tanker cars in northwest Iowa last month than originally believed

Idaho teacher denies feeding puppy to snapping turtle

Jul 10, 2018

An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of animal cruelty

Algae, seaweed discolor Florida waters and beaches

Jul 10, 2018

Tourism, fishing and public health are being threatened by several contaminants discoloring stretches of beaches at the southern end of the Florida peninsula

Starbucks, citing ocean threat, is ditching plastic straws

Jul 9, 2018

Starbucks to rid stores of plastic straws, citing threat to environment

Appeals court backs $10B Volkswagen emissions cheating deal

Jul 9, 2018

A U.S. appeals court has approved a $10 billion settlement between Volkswagen and car owners caught up in the company's emissions cheating scandal

New Mexico nuclear weapons laboratory marks 75 years

Jul 8, 2018

A once-secret city in northern New Mexico recently marked 75 years of discovery at Los Alamos National Laboratory with a day of speeches and activities

Rusnak, Silva score in RSL's 2-0 win over FC Dallas

Jul 8, 2018

Albert Rusnak scored on an early penalty kick, Luis Silva added a stoppage-time goal and Real Salt Lake beat FC Dallas 2-0

Oklahoma sees more severe earthquakes, fewer overall

Jul 7, 2018

Oklahoma's 4.0 earthquakes are up significantly this year, but the overall rate of earthquakes is on the decline

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
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High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
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Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

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Humidity: 87%

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Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH