US threatens more Russia sanctions
US Secretary of State John Kerry says Washington will impose further sanctions on Russia if it does not de-escalate tensions in east Ukraine.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:44:32 GMT
Survivor's regret over ferry students
A survivor of the South Korean ferry that capsized last week says he saw students trapped inside the vessel's cafeteria as it capsized.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:54:16 GMT
Dancer's death sparks Rio clashes
Violent protests break out in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro following the death of a young man allegedly beaten by police.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:44:35 GMT
Obama pledges Japan islands support
US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:46:19 GMT
Future of the net debated in Brazil
Tensions emerge ahead of a meeting being held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to discuss changes to the way the internet is governed.
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:36:39 GMT
Eating meat hurts the Earth
Before we jump into a debate about the environmental costs of eating meat, here are three things you should know:
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:23:47 EDT
We are killing ourselves with antibiotics
Martin Blaser says the overuse of antibiotics threatens to deplete our bodies of "good" microbes, leaving us vulnerable to an unstoppable plague--an "antibiotic winter."
Ex-cop: Nostalgia locked me up for life
"Nostalgia" and flimsy evidence led to guilty verdicts in the nation's oldest cold case ever solved, according to the man serving a life sentence for kidnapping and murdering a neighbor's child in 1957.
California Bans Texting by Operators of Trains
After investigators said an engineer in last week’s collision had been texting on the job, regulators temporarily banned the use of all cellular devices by anyone at the controls of a moving train.
How People Make Big Bucks off Viral Videos
A Canadian man kicked in the face by a train conductor caught the painful strike on camera and could become hundreds of thousands of dollars richer.
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:07:22 -0400
Your Local Doppler Radar
This map shows the location and intensity of precipitation in your area. The color of the precipitation corresponds to the rate at which it is falling. This map is updated every 15 minutes.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:09:25 EDT