• Winter storm watch upgraded to warning
Winter storm watch upgraded to warning

The threat of a huge winter storm has prompted panic and preparations along the East Coast as the head of the National Weather Service said Thursday that tens of millions of people could be effected. Boston may end up getting spared the worst of the storm as it passes to the south. Some spots could see more than 2 feet of snow, which would make t...

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  • Gov. Malloy to Make Announcement Concerning Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks
Gov. Malloy to Make Announcement Concerning Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks

The arrival of Uber - and specifically the company's UberX service - is a key milestone as City officials work to provide additional services and convenience at LAX. Uber will pay the airport $4 per trip, similar to fees paid by other airport transportation providers to maintain roadways and to reduce traffic congestion in the Central Terminal Ar...

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  • Jackson doctor suspended after video of her attacking Uber driver goes viral
Jackson doctor suspended after video of her attacking Uber driver goes viral

The clip was captured by Juan Cinco , who had booked the Uber to take him home from the Mary Brickell Village in Miami , Florida , on January 17. Ramkissoon is a fourth-year neurology resident with Jackson Health System in Miami , according to ABC affiliate WPLG in Miami .

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  • Bernie Sanders Leads New Hampshire Polls
Bernie Sanders Leads New Hampshire Polls

Clinton's response - that "hedge-fund billionaires" are running ads against her and that "I'm the one they don't want to be up against" - probably failed to convince many listeners that she is more antagonistic toward Wall Street than Sanders, who frequently rails about all the executives who need to be sent to prison.

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  • New report shows dismal transfer, grad rates for community college students
New report shows dismal transfer, grad rates for community college students

The state ranked 35th out of the 43 states who had enough data to be included in the rankings, the report said. Officials also encourage incoming community college students to attend orientation sessions to learn about student services, financial aid, veterans-affairs assistance, academic services, and other general information.

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  • Activists Call to End Refuge Occupation
Activists Call to End Refuge Occupation

Protesters chanted "Birds, Not Bullies", a reference to the Malheur refuge's creation in 1908 as a preserve and breeding ground for native birds. The rally was organized by Oregon Wild, Portland Audubon and the Center for Biological Diversity .

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  • Victim's mother: Killer's death brings memory 'tidal wave'
Victim's mother: Killer's death brings memory 'tidal wave'

Lee was rushed to the hospital on January 17th for what prison officials called "urgent medical attention" for an undisclosed condition. He appealed his eventual conviction for Pace's murder, but the Louisiana Supreme Court last fall rejected this appeal.

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  • Pediatrician slain in home in affluent NY suburb
Pediatrician slain in home in affluent NY suburb

Goldman was affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx and was an assistant professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, according to the Journal News.

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  • China startup raises US$3.3b
China startup raises US$3.3b

Such heavy spending had gouged a chunk out of the companies' balance sheets, putting their IPO plans on ice, according to people familiar with the matter.

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  • Winter Storm Watch for Friday afternoon through Saturday night
Winter Storm Watch for Friday afternoon through Saturday night

It will be in effect from Friday afternoon through late Saturday night. But if the storm takes a path that puts it a bit farther out in the ocean, that could put the heaviest snow directly over the I-95 corridor.  "Snow accumulation will be limited due to dry air and limited moisture, but some areas could see a dusting to ½".

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  • Woman found dead in home; man in custody
Woman found dead in home; man in custody

A Westchester County man is in police custody following the death of his wife. The victim is a 58-years-old pediatrician affiliated with Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx. "It's an isolated incident", said Police Capt. Thomas Altizio, who added they are continuing to investigate. Reich is an attorney, worldwide tax specialist and corporate consult...

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  • Oregon standoff leader attends meeting, hears chants of 'go'
Oregon standoff leader attends meeting, hears chants of 'go'

Fish and Wildlife Service, which sits 30 miles southeast of Burns, according to OregonLive . Conservation groups have organized similar rallies for Tuesday in Portland and Eugene.

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  • Winter Storm Could Bring Heavy Snow Friday and Saturday
Winter Storm Could Bring Heavy Snow Friday and Saturday

There's already a lot of buzz about this weekend and the potential for the first significant winter storm of the season in the mid-Atlantic and/or New England area. It's still several days away, meaning it's too early for specifics, but here's a breakdown of what we're watching. The large East Coast cities are lagging behind normal snowfall total...

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  • Winter Storm May Bring Flooding or Snow on Friday and Saturday
Winter Storm May Bring Flooding or Snow on Friday and Saturday

As the storm moves ashore, it will get into a better data network, and this will add more clarity as more information becomes available. So far this winter we've seen storms due to El Nino but very little snow due to warm temperatures .

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  • Straub plans casino at reopened Revel — APNewsBreak
Straub plans casino at reopened Revel — APNewsBreak

He gave no timetable for the opening of a casino, which he indicated would come after other plans that are already underway for the resort. Straub said he is moving forward first with plans for a water park at the resort, which could start construction in late May.

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  • Today's forecast: Blowing snow and cold
Today's forecast: Blowing snow and cold

The earliest snowflakes may come as early as Friday night , with the main brunt of the storm on Saturday . That system could leave 1 to 3 inches of snow over western Pennsylvania and neighboring states Wednesday and Thursday , but Gaines said it would not produce more than an inch here.

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  • 'Whiteness History Month' Stirs Up Controversy At Oregon College
'Whiteness History Month' Stirs Up Controversy At Oregon College

An Oregon college will spend one month challenging the alleged "master narrative" of "whiteness" in all its forms. Whiteness History Month is actually a thing, at least at a college in Portland, Ore . "How?" or "In what ways does whiteness emerge from a legacy of imperialism, conquest, colonialism and the American enterprise?" Day Monday. Th...

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  • US Marine helicopter crash search for missing dozen suspended
US Marine helicopter crash search for missing dozen suspended

Two Marine helicopters carrying 12 crew members collided off the island of Oahu during a nighttime training mission, and rescuers are searching a debris field in choppy waters, military officials said. According to information from the Associated Press, one of the Coast Guard Cutters was responsible for recovering the fourth raft. Brig. Gen. Russ...

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  • Powerful Western Storms Fueled by El Nino Weather Pattern
Powerful Western Storms Fueled by El Nino Weather Pattern

El Nino is a natural warming of the central Pacific Ocean which interacts with the atmosphere and triggered weather changes worldwide. The second of four El Nino storms expected this week brought sometimes-intense rainfall to the Southland today, flooding intersections in the San Fernando Valley and sending muddy water cascading down at least one...

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  • Man accused in shooting death of ex in Winnetka home
Man accused in shooting death of ex in Winnetka home

A man and woman were shot and killed, police confirmed. Paramedics pronounced both victims dead at the scene. Police said the man they are seeking in connection with the slayings was the woman's ex-boyfriend. "Gonzalez, who may also go by "Brian Hammond", has been described as a 24-year-old black male who is about 5'7" and 160 pounds. Anyone wi...

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