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1 hr ago | CBS Atlanta
Organizers expect up to 5,000 people to attend a march protesting the death of an unarmed black man who died after being placed in a chokehold by a white New York police officer.
4 hrs ago | NBC12
A surge in seismic activity hit Iceland's restless Bardarbunga volcano on Saturday, but the country's Meteorological Office said it saw no evidence yet of any eruptions.
5 hrs ago | NBC Washington
A pond in the South Bay runs dry due to California's severe drought. Californians have found some ingenious ways of coping with the severe water shortage.
9 hrs ago | Daily Journal
An estimated 10 homes were damaged or destroyed and highways were blocked as heavy rains unleashed mudslides in an area of north-central Washington where hillsides have been left barren by wildfires.
Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands braced for heavy rains and strong winds Friday as a cluster of storms swirled across the northern Caribbean.
If you're in the western US, the ground you're standing on may be a little higher than it was a few years ago.
A Wyoming police officer has pleaded not guilty to an animal cruelty charge that alleges a police dog died after he left it in a hot patrol car for several hours.
Two men in California wanted to participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge to End ALS , but their state is running short on water.
On Thursday, the Drug Enforcement Administration tried to combat this epidemic by saying it will tighten controls on hydrocodone products, some of the most commonly misused narcotic painkillers on the market.
Seismologists say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 has struck the northern Greek region of Halkidiki, rattling the area but causing no damage or injuries.
The final pitfall listed by the authors of “Life After Lawns,” Molly Bogh and Bill Schnetz, is “thinking the garden is finished.” Truer words were never spoken.
A new study finds that 63 trillion gallons of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 5 inches of water.
Central America is having one of its worst droughts in decades, and experts warned Thursday that major farm losses and the deaths of hundreds of cattle in the region could leave hundreds of thousands of families without food.
Airlines and cruise ship companies are monitoring the progress of a tropical disturbance approaching the Lesser Antilles at the eastern end of the Caribbean.
Airlines are keeping Seismic activity in Iceland around the Bardarbunga volcano served as a reminder of massive flight disruptions in 2010 from an earlier eruption.
Many spots across the northern tier of the nation will see a wet Thursday, while the most intense heat wave of the summer roasts most of the South.
The California Highway Patrol says one of its officers could face serious charges in the videotaped beating of a woman on the side of a freeway.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 10:38 am
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