Weather

Florida hospital closed as officials assess hurricane damage

Sep 21, 2017

A beachside hospital on Florida's Atlantic Coast remains closed as officials evaluate the damage done to the building by Hurricane Irma

US jobless claims slide by 23,000 to 259,000 as impact of Hurricane Harvey fades

Sep 21, 2017

US jobless claims slide by 23,000 to 259,000 as impact of Hurricane Harvey fades

Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

Sep 21, 2017

Puerto Rico's Gov. Ricardo Rossello has imposed a curfew to allow rescue crews and officials to respond to Hurricane Maria's aftermath

The Latest: Maria regains its major hurricane status

Sep 21, 2017

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Maria has regained its major hurricane status

Fed announces a start to modestly reducing its bond holdings

Sep 20, 2017

Fed announces start of trimming of bond holdings with $10 billion reduction in October

Power is back on in Florida, but utilities still under fire

Sep 20, 2017

After a massive restoration effort that relied on tens of thousands of utility workers from across the country, most of Florida has power 10 days after Hurricane Irma knocked out electricity to nearly two-thirds of the state.

Pelting rain, relocation add to woes in Rohingya Muslim camp

Sep 20, 2017

Monsoon rains, relocations and extortion attempts are worsening the living situation in the Bangladeshi camps for Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar

Puerto Rican astronaut gets double dose of hurricanes

Sep 20, 2017

Space station's Joe Acaba had home flooded by one hurricane, family's homeland hit by another

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Sep 20, 2017

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the U.S. and abroad

US home sales off 1.7 pct., hurt by Harvey and low supply

Sep 20, 2017

US home sales declined 1.7 percent in August, dragged down by Hurricane Harvey and sales listing shortage

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
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH