Taiwan's first indigenous dengue case this year reported

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has announced this year’s first indigenous case of dengue fever—the earliest it has broken out in three years. The CDC mad...

More snow, winds prompt warnings in California mountains

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A forecast of more intense snowfall and powerful winds in the Sierra Nevada has prompted authorities to issue blizzard and avalanche warnings on Sunday and say that conditions in ...

The Latest: Flooding, evacuations as storm hits California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California storms (all times local): 8:15 a.m. The second in a string of powerful storms is battering California, bringing down tre...

Flood watches, evacuation orders as storm hits California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A powerful storm descending on California Saturday threatened flooding in the entire San Francisco Bay Area and areas stripped bare by devastating wildfires. The...

The Latest: Burst pipes disrupt Michigan facilities

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 6:30 a.m. Water main breaks and burst pipes have disrupted operations at several f...

Temperatures across Taiwan to drop today, 2nd cold front to arrive over Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Due to the affects of a continental cold air mass, temperatures across Taiwan will be colder today, with lows in northern Taiwan to dip down to 13 degrees Celsius, according to...

The Latest: More school, office closures due to Midwest cold

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a major snowstorm and frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 7:20 a.m. Another day of dangerously cold weather in the Midwest...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WATCHDOG ISSUES SOBERING REPORT ON AFGHANISTAN As the U.S...

Deep freeze expected to ease, but disruptions persist

CHICAGO (AP) — The painfully cold weather system that put much of the Midwest into a historic deep freeze was expected to ease Thursday, though temperatures could still tumble to record lows in some p...

The Latest: Zebra dies in Indiana from extreme cold

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a major snowstorm and frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A northern Indiana sheriff says a zebra has died at a ...

Lamont plans to activate protocol in advance of bitter cold

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont says he will activate Connecticut's Severe Cold Weather Protocol as bitter cold is expected to envelope the state. The Democrat says the protoc...

As cold stalks Midwest, focus is on protecting vulnerable

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Winter's sharpest bite in years moved past painful into life-threatening territory Tuesday, prompting officials throughout the Midwest to take extraordinary measures to protect t...

The Latest: Chicago using buses to get homeless off streets

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on a major snowstorm and the expected frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Chicago city officials are taking to t...

Temperature in N. Taiwan to plunge below 10 degrees tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a cold surge advisory for much of northern Taiwan as a strong continental cold air mass is set to send the temperature plunging belo...

Kosovo PM reports vice minister killed by ski area avalanche

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo's prime minister says an avalanche has killed a senior Cabinet official while he was skiing in a southern resort. Ramush Haradinaj wrote Saturday on Fa...