Breeders' Cup Results

Keeneland Lexington, Kentucky 6th_$1,000,000, stk, 2YO, 5½f, tf., clear. ...

Sliders hit the ice for 1st day of training in Lake Placid

On-ice training for the three American national sliding programs started Monday, though how the rest of the season will ultimately play out amid the coronavirus pandemic remains unclear. ...

Sno(w)ctober? Early snowfall blankets much of northeast US

BOSTON (AP) — If you had snow in October on your 2020 bingo card, you're a lucky winner. Several inches fell across much of the northeastern U.S. on Friday, accumulating on lawns, fo...

Alps surprised by early snowfall, Swiss town sees new record

BERLIN (AP) — Parts of Austria and Switzerland were surprised by unseasonably early snowfall overnight, after a sharp drop in temperatures and heavy precipitation. The Swiss meteorol...

Lightning storm, easterly wind: How the wildfires got so bad

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — It began as a stunning light show on a mid-August weekend — lightning bolts crackling in the skies over Northern and Central California, touching down in grasslands and vineyards. ...

Polar vortex brings rare May snow, low temps to US East

PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (AP) — Mother’s Day weekend got off to an unseasonably snowy start in the northeast Saturday thanks to the polar vortex. Some higher elevation areas in north...

Polar vortex could bring rare May snow, low temps to US East

BOSTON (AP) — The northeastern U.S. is about to get a cold spring farewell from winter’s bad boy, the polar vortex, which could bring rare May snowfall and record-low temperatures to some areas over t...

5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus

Your daily look at nonvirus stories in the news: 1. ‘THE FIRST STEP TO JUSTICE’ Georgia authorities arrest a white father and son and charge them with murder in the shooting death o...

Polar vortex could bring rare May snow, low temps to US East

BOSTON (AP) — The northeastern U.S. is about to get a cold spring farewell from winter’s bad boy, the polar vortex, which could bring rare May snowfall and record-low temperatures to some areas over t...

3-year-old Taiwanese girl climbing East Asia's highest peak met with mixed reactions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese father of a three-year-old girl posted pictures of his daughter climbing the country's highest peak, Yushan, but his joy quickly turned to confusion when s...

Weather front brings snow to Taiwan's highest peak Yushan

Taiwan's highest peak Yushan saw its second snowfall this month on Saturday morning as a weather front introduced abundant moisture to the 3,952-meter mountain, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) sa...

Fleeing virus for resort homes, some find welcome mat yanked

OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — Some city folk have been fleeing to their second homes in resort areas to ride out the coronavirus outbreak near the beach or the ski slopes. But neighbors in many of those pla...

6 killed in Alpine avalanches in Austria

BERLIN (AP) — Six people were killed in two separate avalanches in the Austrian Alps on Sunday, Austrian authorities said. Five snowshoers who were hiking in central Austria were hit...

Mercury dips to 13 C in N. Taiwan, snow falls on Yushan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued both heavy rain and strong wind advisories for Keelung, Taipei, and New Taipei City early Thursday morning (March 5) as snow began ...

Brignone wins combined title as World Cup finish is in doubt

LA THUILE, Italy (AP) — Federica Brignone has won the Alpine combined World Cup title on Sunday without clicking into her skis. And the Italian might end up winning the overall and g...