Accidents

The Latest: Navy says 8 people recovered in good condition

Nov 22, 2017

The U.S. Navy says eight people recovered from the crash of a transport aircraft in the Pacific are in good condition and the search continues for three others

US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued

Nov 22, 2017

Eight people aboard a Navy plane that crashed Wednesday in the Pacific have been recovered in good condition and a search continues for three other missing personnel

Search underway for crew of capsized fishing ship off Palau

Nov 22, 2017

A search is underway for two Japanese and five Indonesian crew members after their fishing ship was found capsized in the western Pacific

Fires

People hurt in cosmetics factory explosions, fire tops 125

Nov 21, 2017

The number of people reporting injuries from deadly explosions at a New York cosmetics factory has jumped from up to 35 to more than 125

The Latest: Man says factory co-worker died in 2nd blast

Nov 21, 2017

A New York cosmetics factory employee who survived a workplace explosion says a co-worker was killed by a second blast that occurred after he had gone back inside to make sure everyone had evacuated

Body of worker recovered after cosmetics factory blast, fire

Nov 21, 2017

The body of a worker has been found at a cosmetics factory north of New York City following two explosions and a fire that left more than 30 people injured, including seven firefighters

Floods

Greece: Body recovered, bringing flood death toll to 21

Nov 21, 2017

Greece's fire department says search crews have recovered the body of a one person missing since deadly floods struck near Athens last week, bringing the death toll to 21. One person remains missing

Greece: 2 still missing in deadly floods that killed 20

Nov 20, 2017

Rescue crews continue the search for two people still missing from last week's deadly flash floods west of the Greek capital that killed at least 20 people, while the government announced relief measures for those whose homes or businesses were damaged

Greece floods death toll rises to 20 with discovery of body

Nov 19, 2017

Authorities in Greece say that the body of an 83-year-old man has been found in a suburb of Athens struck by flash flooding, raising the overall death toll to 20

Crime

The Latest: Gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to sex charges

Nov 22, 2017

A former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor has pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct and faces at least 25 years in prison

The Latest: Berlusconi lawyers say Italy violated his rights

Nov 22, 2017

Lawyers for Silvio Berlusconi and the Italian government have sparred in Europe's human rights court in an unusual, high-profile case that could aid Berlusconi's efforts for a political comeback.

Slain Pennsylvania police officer to be laid to rest

Nov 22, 2017

A rookie Pennsylvania police officer will be laid to rest in the community that he served for six months

Religious Strife

Bombing at Nigeria mosque kills at least 50

Nov 21, 2017

At least 50 killed as teenage suicide bomber attacks mosque in northern Nigeria, police say

The Latest: US condemns Nigeria mosque attack that killed 50

Nov 21, 2017

The Latest: US condemns suicide bombing of Nigeria mosque that killed 50

Rights group: Militants, troops violated law in Marawi siege

Nov 17, 2017

Amnesty International says it has documented violations of humanitarian law, some amounting to war crimes, during the conflict between Philippine government troops and Islamic State-allied militants in Marawi

Weather

Greece: Body recovered, bringing flood death toll to 21

Nov 21, 2017

Greece's fire department says search crews have recovered the body of a one person missing since deadly floods struck near Athens last week, bringing the death toll to 21. One person remains missing

Bill Clinton visits Puerto Rico, distributes relief supplies

Nov 21, 2017

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton is visiting Puerto Rico and meeting with those left homeless after Hurricane Maria hit the U.S. territory as a Category 4 storm

Whitefish halts power work in Puerto Rico over $83M owed

Nov 21, 2017

Whitefish Energy Holdings says it is halting work to help restore power in Puerto Rico because the U.S. territory's government has not paid crews as part of a contract that led to accusations of overcharging and incompetence

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
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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
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High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
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High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH