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Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles in Washington state and is the largest in state history.
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The broad avenues in the Haitian government's promotional material are clean and unbroken, dotted with palm trees, parks and manicured expanses of grass.
Curt Pate will demonstrate the low-stress techniques on Aug. 13 at the Buffalo County fairgrounds, on the second day of the two-day conference in Kearney.
Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed over the Atlantic, though it remains far out to sea and is not expected to threaten land.
Lawyers for a former Hawaii-based soldier who avoided a death sentence for his 5-year-old daughter's death want him to consult with an appellate attorney before deciding whether to appeal his murder conviction.
Torrential downpours and thunderstorms have hit parts of the south east causing damage to homes and major disruption to roads.
Armed bandits in drought-stricken northern India are threatening to kill hundreds of villagers unless they deliver 35 buckets of water each day to the outlaws in their rural hideouts.
Many Jamaican small farms lack irrigation systems and depend entirely on rainwater.
Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are forecast to descend on a wildfire-stricken Washington state, helping firefighters battle flames that have been growing unfettered for a week and have covered hundreds of square kilometers.
The contractor that operates the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico received a $1.9 million bonus just five days after an underground truck fire closed the facility.
For years, dams have been one of California's main sources of clean energy, generating power without spewing greenhouse gases into the air.
The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in four decades has killed 18 people and destroyed tens of thousands of homes, the government and state media said Sunday, while in the Philippines the death toll from the storm's earlier destruction rose to 94. The glass window of a KFC store is damaged and a traffic light platform is toppled after ... (more)
As much as it pains me to interrupt my non-stop tanning and surfing, it becomes necessary to take a moment to respond to a budding movement that would accomplish the previously unthinkable: break California up into six states.
Anything to confess, Putin? Russian leader in church as first picture emerges of home destroyed by falling MH17 victim.
The fire destroyed another home Friday night and early Saturday morning, officials said, but there were no reports of injuries.
Hundreds gathered for a rally at the State Capitol and a march through downtown Denver to call for an end to what they called humanitarian crisis brought on by rocket attacks from Gaza and Israeli military action.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:42 am
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