Travel

No more bongs! Big Ben to fall silent for 4 years of repairs

Aug 14, 2017

The bongs of Big Ben will fall silent starting next week as a major restoration project is carried out

Project aims to attract tourists to remote Albanian villages

Aug 14, 2017

An ambitious project is aiming to open up remote villages in the highlands of southern Albania to the outside world and to tourists wanting to discover the spectacular natural beauty and rural way of life of the more isolated parts of the country

North Korean tensions aren't deterring tourists from Guam

Aug 13, 2017

The U.S. territory of Guam has been the subject of angry threats exchanged by North Korea and the United States during the past week, but that's not keeping tourists away from the tropical island

Average US gas prices jump 8 cents thanks to crude costs

Aug 13, 2017

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 8 cents nationally over the past three weeks, to $2.40

Tour operator in Amish country gets in tiff over his tuk-tuk

Aug 13, 2017

Pennsylvania utility regulators are making a big to-do over Timm Wenger's tuk-tuk

Critics throw shade at Cuomo's plan to light NYC bridges

Aug 13, 2017

Critics are throwing shade at New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to rig several New York City bridges with high-tech LED lighting

Rescuers pull out 13 bodies after landslide hits north India

Aug 13, 2017

Soldiers and rescue workers in northern India have pulled out 13 bodies from two buses buried in mud from a landslide that was triggered by heavy monsoon rains, and police say more victims may still be found in the debris

APNewsBreak: Grandmother in travel ban lawsuit arrives in US

Aug 13, 2017

The Syrian grandmother at the center of Hawaii's lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from six mostly Muslim countries has arrived in Honolulu

APNewsBreak: Grandmother in travel ban flap arrives in US

Aug 13, 2017

The Syrian grandmother at the center of Hawaii's lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from six mostly Muslim countries has arrived in Honolulu

APNewsBreak: Grandmother in travel ban flap arriving in US

Aug 13, 2017

The Syrian grandmother at the center of Hawaii's lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from six mostly Muslim countries is arriving in Honolulu

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
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High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

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Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

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Wind: SE - 25 KPH