Volunteers track dead birds as indicator of coast's health

Nov 8, 2017

Citizens patrol hundreds of beaches along the U.S. West Coast, surveying dead seabirds that wash ashore

"Hamilton" creator visits Puerto Rico, announces $2.5M fund

Nov 7, 2017

"Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has visited Puerto Rico and he made sandwiches, took selfies and announced a partnership with a nonprofit group for a $2.5 million hurricane recovery fund

Typhoon death toll in Vietnam climbs amid widespread floods

Nov 6, 2017

A typhoon striking Vietnam with powerful force has killed 44 people and left another 19 missing and caused extensive damage to the country's south central region

2 dead, 2,000 evacuated as storm strikes Malaysian state

Nov 5, 2017

A northern Malaysian state has been paralyzed by a severe storm that led to two deaths and some 2,000 people evacuated in the worst flooding in years

Houston family, businesses benefit from World Series run

Nov 3, 2017

The Houston Astros' victorious World Series run gives economic lift to city still recovering from Hurricane Harvey

Clash emerges over Puerto Rico power restoration timeline

Nov 2, 2017

Officials in the US and Puerto Rico are clashing over when power will be fully restored to the US territory

Texas residents sue over water release during Harvey

Nov 2, 2017

More than 120 Southeast Texas residents have signed on to a federal lawsuit alleging that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers illegally took their property when it released water from a reservoir and a dam during Hurricane Harvey flooding their homes

Drought may have aided storm that walloped Maine, Northeast

Nov 2, 2017

Drought conditions, recent rainfall and an unusual storm path in Maine may have contributed to the large numbers of trees that toppled during a storm that walloped the Northeast this week

Immigrants fear loss of humanitarian program under Trump

Oct 30, 2017

About 400,000 immigrants allowed to stay in the U.S. under a little-known humanitarian program fear it could be on shaky ground in President Donald Trump's administration

New challenge to New Jersey protective dune plan launched

Oct 30, 2017

Five years after Superstorm Sandy, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's plan to build protective sand dunes along most of the state's 127-mile coastline is still being fought in court

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH