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Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17

Oct 17, 2017

A tiger kept at a Louisiana truck stop has died at the age of 17

New fires break out in California as wine country fires dim

Oct 17, 2017

New wildfires break out in California as blazes in wine county dim and evacuees head home

Deadly fires ease, anger grows over Iberia's 45 fire deaths

Oct 17, 2017

Rain and lower temperatures are helping emergency teams in Portugal and Spain bring under control most forest fires that killed at least 41 people

Greek officials say Athens coast clean-up nearly finished

Oct 17, 2017

Greek authorities say they have completed clean-up operations on a first section of Athens coastline fouled by a large oil slick more than a month ago, and the full job should be finished within days

Authorities seeks answers from Air Berlin over tower flyby

Oct 17, 2017

German air safety officials say they've asked bankrupt carrier Air Berlin to explain why one of its pilots aborted his landing at Duesseldorf Airport at the last moment to make a low pass around the control tower

Ophelia batters UK after pummeling Ireland, leaves 3 dead

Oct 17, 2017

Storm Ophelia is battering Scotland and Northern England after leaving three people dead and hundreds of thousands without power in Ireland

Director of Amsterdam's Stedelijk Museum quits

Oct 17, 2017

The director of Amsterdam's renowned Stedelijk Museum has quit amid reports that she held functions in her spare time that could have created a conflict of interests

New home for NYC museum's collection of gems to open in 2019

Oct 17, 2017

Exotic gemstones and minerals will soon be on display at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, including a recently announced 12-foot-tall amethyst geode acquired from Uruguay

The Latest: More evacuees from California wildfires go home

Oct 17, 2017

More people displaced by Northern California wildfires have been told they can go home

Hurricane Ophelia's remnants batter UK, Ireland; 3 dead

Oct 17, 2017

The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia slammed into Ireland with strong winds, killing at least 3, halting transport, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH