Heavy rain, threat of severe storms, cold, frost, snow

A marginal risk extends as far east as Decatur, Talladega, Troy and Dothan. There is a slight chance for some severe thunderstorms across portions of North Texas Friday afternoon and evening. There is still a chance the threat for strong storms cou... More..

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Former Catalan president, wanted by Spain, is granted bail by German court
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Former Catalan president, wanted by Spain, is granted bail by German court

The German judges still will consider approving his extradition on a lesser charge of misuse of public funds. The Spanish government said it respected the decision of the German court. Nevertheless, Puigdemon...More..

by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Natural disaster near Channel Islands today rattles much of Los Angeles County

Sgt. Eric Buscho, public information officer for the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, says they have received no reports of significant injuries or damage, or an influx of 911 calls, in time since quake struck....More..

Watch out Florida: Forecast predicts active 2018 hurricane season
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Watch out Florida: Forecast predicts active 2018 hurricane season

In a forecast closely watched by energy industry officials, Colorado State University hurricane researchers on Thursday predicted a slightly above-average 2018 Atlantic hurricane season , predicting that...More..

Trump declares DACA 'dead,' urges US Congress to act on border
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Trump declares DACA 'dead,' urges US Congress to act on border

Trump says NAFTA is bad for the U.S. Referring to the Dreamers, Trump said , "I have a great heart for the folks we're talking about, a great love for them". The administration had proposed a somewhat sca...More..

China tariff on US soybeans 'regrettable', says US industry body
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

China tariff on US soybeans 'regrettable', says US industry body

US President Donald Trump's top trade adviser blamed the markets for not reacting to the "unbelievable" strength of the American leader's economic agenda. "Now both sides have put up our lists". The Commerce ...More..

Chinese space station crashes dramatically into Earth
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Chinese space station crashes dramatically into Earth

A defunct, uncontrolled Chinese space laboratory disintegrated under intense heat as it re-entered the Earth's atmosphere on Monday and its debris caused "no harm" as it plunged to a watery grave in the South P...More..

Prince Philip undergoing hip surgery in London
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Prince Philip undergoing hip surgery in London

Philip, the father to Queen Elizabeth II's four children, has missed several public events in recent weeks. After almost 70 years dedicated to public service to the Crown, Philip retired from official duties ...More..

by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Britain's Prince Philip, 96, enters hospital for hip surgery

King Edward VII's Hospital was founded in 1899 and has treated other senior royals including the Queen, Prince of Wales and the Duke of Cambridge. Palace officials have confirmed that Prince Philip , 96, ...More..

Trump administration moves to lower fuel economy standards
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Trump administration moves to lower fuel economy standards

If automakers complied with the rules exclusively by improving the fuel economy of their engines, new cars and light trucks on the road would average more than 50 miles per gallon by 2025 (the charts here bre...More..

Active shooter reported at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, Calif
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Active shooter reported at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, Calif

Police were in force in and around the company's headquarters, with much of the attention said to be centered on the complex's cafeteria area. Media footage of the scene showed massive groups of people being ...More..

Chemical weapons watchdog to meet on poisoned ex-spy case
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Chemical weapons watchdog to meet on poisoned ex-spy case

The British government insisted that several pieces of information contributed to its conclusion that the Russian government was responsible for the nerve agent attack , including intelligence that Russia ha...More..

Erdogan, Putin Mark Start of Work on Turkey's First Nuclear Power Plant
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Erdogan, Putin Mark Start of Work on Turkey's First Nuclear Power Plant

He highlighted that Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant would be a symbol of the Turkish-Russian friendship. "The Akkuyu NPP will allow us to meet 10% of the entire requirement for electric power", the Turkish president...More..

Again! Trump Congratulates Egypt's El-Sissi After Rigged Reelection Win
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Again! Trump Congratulates Egypt's El-Sissi After Rigged Reelection Win

The main challenger was arrested and his campaign manager beaten up, while other presidential hopefuls pulled out, citing intimidation. El-Sisi also offered his appreciation for all efforts that have been car...More..

Spring snow storm blankets parts of Montana
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Spring snow storm blankets parts of Montana

The next winter storm is on the way and there's a chance for some communities to get over 6 inches of snow. "Other significant amounts include Melville with 9.8", Park City with 8" and Billings with 5". "We'r...More..

by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Facebook CEO dismisses Tim Cook's "ridiculous" criticisms

And now, Zuck's getting pummeled by Apple CEO Tim Cook , who has taken issue with how Facebook monetizes user data while allowing advertisers to target specific user groups. Zuckerberg quotes Bezos' commen...More..

Estimated One Thousand Failaq al-Rahman Militants Leave Syrian Douma
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Estimated One Thousand Failaq al-Rahman Militants Leave Syrian Douma

The first batch of fighters from Jaish al Islam are being transported to Jarablus from the town of Douma as part of an evacuation deal, leaving behind only undecided hardline fighters, regime media and a war mo...More..

South Korean reporters clash with North Korean authorities over Pyongyang concert
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

South Korean reporters clash with North Korean authorities over Pyongyang concert

Reports suggest Kim thoroughly enjoyed the concert, something that stunned many, since previously it had been a crime in North Korea to indulge in South Korean pop culture, despite the worldwide popularity ...More..

Astros Use Bizarre 4-Player Outfield vs. Rangers on Opening Day
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Astros Use Bizarre 4-Player Outfield vs. Rangers on Opening Day

Justin Verlander scattered four hits in six shutout innings, and George Springer and Jake Marisnick hit solo home runs as the Houston Astros opened the defense of their World Series championship with a 4-1...More..

CBSE papers leak: Police arrest 2 teachers, coaching centre owner
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

CBSE papers leak: Police arrest 2 teachers, coaching centre owner

The leaks of class XII Economics and Class X Mathematics question papers have caused quite the ruckus, with the board having to re-schedule those two examinations, which in turn has enraged students nationwide....More..