Environment And Nature

The Latest: 40 now dead from Northern California wildfires

Oct 15, 2017

The death toll from wildfires burning in Northern California has reached 40

US agency's bid to allow trumpeter swan hunting draws fire

Oct 14, 2017

A federal plan to let hunters shoot trumpeter swans has drawn fire from some of the people who toiled to bring the majestic white birds back from the brink of extinction

Witnesses say cargo plane crashes in the ocean off Ivory Coast after takeoff from Abidjan

Oct 14, 2017

Witnesses say cargo plane crashes in the ocean off Ivory Coast after takeoff from Abidjan

World's richest turf race won by Sydney's Redzel

Oct 14, 2017

Redzel couldn't be caught in the inaugural running of the world's richest thoroughbred turf race, The Everest, at Sydney's Randwick racecourse

The Latest: Video shows California deputy braving flames

Oct 14, 2017

The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office has released dramatic body camera footage showing a deputy braving flames to rescue a disabled woman and get people to flee from a lethal wildfire in Northern California

US regulators OK Atlantic Coast, Mountain Valley pipelines

Oct 14, 2017

Federal regulators have granted conditional approvals for two major natural gas pipelines on the East Coast

Tienpont out as AkzoNobel skipper in Volvo Ocean Race

Oct 13, 2017

Volvo Ocean Race skipper Simeon Tienpont has left team AkzoNobel after what the team said was a breach of contract

Raiders still planning to host Chargers after smoke concerns

Oct 13, 2017

The Raiders are still planning to host the Los Angeles Chargers in Oakland on Sunday despite concerns about poor air quality resulting from wildfires in California's wine country

Interior officials vow to change culture of harassment

Oct 13, 2017

Survey of National Park Service employees finds widespread complaints of harassment and discrimination in workplace

Texas couple survives being stranded 6 days in rural Utah

Oct 13, 2017

Texas couple survives being stranded 6 days in rural Utah

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

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
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH