General News

Chase with stolen UPS truck ends with shootout, fatalities

Dec 6, 2019

Police say there were multiple fatalities after a UPS driver was kidnapped by at least two robbery suspects who led police on a chase that ended in gunfire at a Florida busy intersection

Black Hawk helicopter missing after takeoff in Minnesota

Dec 5, 2019

The Minnesota National Guard says a Black Hawk helicopter is missing after taking off in central Minnesota

Defense chief tells Duterte martial law in south can now end

Dec 4, 2019

The Philippine defense chief says he has recommended that the president not extend martial law in the country’s south, which was declared in 2017 to help troops quell a bloody siege by Islamic State group-aligned jihadists in Marawi city

Powerful union to host Biden, Warren, Sanders in Nevada

Dec 3, 2019

Nevada’s powerful casino workers’ Culinary Union is holding a series of town halls next week with Democratic presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden

Eilish, Lizzo, Lil Nas X named 1st Apple Music Award winners

Dec 3, 2019

Billie Eilish is a three-time winner of the first Apple Music Awards; Lizzo named breakthrough artist

Authorities: 9 killed, 3 injured in South Dakota plane crash

Dec 1, 2019

Federal aviation officials are looking into whether inclement weather played a part in a plane crash in South Dakota that killed nine people

California high school competes for title after deadly fire

Nov 30, 2019

A Northern California high school football team is preparing to play for a championship one year after most of the players and coaches lost their homes to a wildfire that nearly destroyed their town

AP Source: Fiat Chrysler, auto union close to contract deal

Nov 30, 2019

A person briefed on the matter says the United Auto Workers and Fiat Chrysler are close to reaching a tentative contract agreement

UK police clear London Bridge after reports of gunshots

Nov 29, 2019

British police say they’re dealing with an incident on London Bridge, and witnesses have reported hearing gunshots

Holiday stress: Amazon, others under gun for 1-day delivery

Nov 28, 2019

Buy something online this holiday season and you’ll set off a 24-hour race to your door

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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High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
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High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
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High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

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High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH