General News

Homeowners - famous and not - await word of wildfire's toll

Nov 11, 2018

Rich or not, famous or not, there was little reprieve from California's fast-moving wildfires that have claimed homes and lives

'Nothing here': Returning to rubble in Northern California

Nov 10, 2018

Northern California residents have found homes reduced to rubble by a ferocious wildfire that threatened to explode again with the same fury that largely incinerated the town of Paradise

New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree goes up

Nov 10, 2018

The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is in place and will soon be strung with 50,000 LED lights as a star attraction of New York City's holiday season.

Leaders laud fallen soldiers on eve of armistice centennial

Nov 10, 2018

Victors and vanquished paid respects to the fallen ahead of centennial commemorations for the armistice that ended World War I and assessed alliances that have been redrawn dramatically

AP Source: Jimmy Butler going to 76ers from Minnesota

Nov 10, 2018

Person with knowledge of situation tells AP Jimmy Butler is going from Minnesota to Philadelphia

Sex abuse crisis tops agenda as US Catholic bishops convene

Nov 10, 2018

Clergy sex abuse crisis dominates their agenda as US Catholic bishops gather for important national assembly

Trove of war posters discovered at New Hampshire library

Nov 10, 2018

Nearly 200 propaganda posters from World War I and World War II have been found in the basement of a New Hampshire library

AP Was There: Armistice brings World War I to an end

Nov 10, 2018

AP Was There: Armistice brings World War I to an end

US to stop refueling of Saudi aircraft in Yemen war

Nov 10, 2018

The United States will stop refueling Saudi Arabian aircraft fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen, the Pentagon and the Saudi kingdom said late Friday

The Latest: 1 found dead in home, others in cars or outside

Nov 10, 2018

A Northern California sheriff says only one of the nine people who died in a wildfire was found inside a home

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH