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VIDEO -Two spacewalking astronauts are tackling a backlog of outdoor work at the International Space Station. American Christ...
VIDEO -StartingMonday, the National Park Service will light up the Washington Monument during a major repair project that has...
VIDEO -As firefighters doused still burning oil tanker cars, more bodies were recoveredSundayin this devastated town in Quebe...
VIDEO -At least 22 people died in an earthquake that felled buildings and caused landslides in western Indonesiaon Tuesday, a...
VIDEO -Automakers have developed new technologies that are making cars safer, more efficient and easier to drive. From auto-b...
VIDEO - From groundskeeping goats to comfort dogs, animals are being used in a variety of ways at airports across the country...
VIDEO -Ocean levels have been rising along popular Florida beaches, forcing cities to look at expensive countermeasures to se...
VIDEO -Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed an order declaring a state of emergency in Yavapai County due to a wildfire that ov...
Butler Road reopens just after 11 p.m. Thursday night after some area residents and businesses lose water access and traffic ...
If you know you need to Drive on Route 218, Butler Road in Stafford next Wednesday and Thursday, give yourself a little extra...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Virginia forestry officials are reporting widespread damage to oaks and other trees from this yea...
VIDEO -A wildfire that beganTuesdayhas scorched nearly eight square miles in Northern Arizona. The fire was within 400 yards ...
VIDEO -Fire officials in California say an unattended campfire near a main route into Yosemite National Park has grown into a...
VIDEO -An estimated 100,000 demonstrators flooded the streets of eight different Brazilian cities, venting frustrations over ...
MIAMI (AP) - A tropical depression has formed off the coast of Belize and forecasters say it is expected to bring as much as ...
VIDEO -Authorities in India say monsoon flooding has washed away an apartment building in the northern part of the country. T...
VIDEO -A solar-powered airplane touched down in the Washington DC areaon Sundaynight. The plane took off San Francisco in ear...
VIDEO -Instead of protesting against the evils of carbon pollution, many officials and environmental advocates are adopting t...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - About 140,000 homes and businesses remain without power in Virginia after a powerful storm pummeled the ...
VIDEO -The most destructive wildfire in Colorado history continues to burn through miles of tinder-dry woods for a third day....
VIDEO -Three people were critically injured when the outdoor deck behind a popular Miami-area sports bar collapsed during the...
VIDEO -Emergency response crews have been credited for rescuing a girl and two women from an SUV in northern Iowa that was su...
Periods of rain over Fredericksburg on and off until mid-evening Thursday with some storms to the south, but the worst has pa...
VIDEO -State police say a reported explosion has touched off a fire, injuring people at a petrochemical plant about 20 miles ...
VIDEO -More than 7,000 residents have evacuated an area northeast of Colorado Springs, where a wildfire has destroyed 92 home...
VIDEO -A 10-year-old girl whose efforts to qualify for an organ donation spurred public debate over how organs are allocated ...
Bob Spieldenner with the Virginia Department of Emergency Management says if you know your house is flood prone, take action ...
Get ready for another round of severe weather across Fredericksburg and the region.Meteorologist Eric Pindrock with Accuweath...
CHICAGO (AP) - The National Weather Service is upgrading the risk of storms to its highest alert level for parts of Iowa, Ill...
By RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTIAssociated Press HOUSTON (AP) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to provide money...
VIDEO -A wildfire charged through the Black Forest area northeast of Colorado Springs, Colo.,on Tuesday, igniting several lar...
VIDEO - The projections paint an unsettling picture of New York's future: A city where by the 2050s, 800,000 people could...
If you have driven around the area and region in the last few days, you've probably seen how high the Rappahannock is.Loc...
VIDEO -Christine Schifkovitz describes a tornado she captured on video that formed over the water near Locust Point and produ...
VIDEO -Floodwaters slowly fell in the Hungarian capital, Budapest,on Mondayafter the Danube River peaked at a record at about...
VIDEO -Hunger is a growing problem in Haiti, despite billions of dollars in aid being poured into the country.
VIDEO -Thousands of people have been evacuated from their homes in a region of eastern Germany where the Elbe river has flood...
VIDEO -The first named storm of the Atlantic season hammered Florida with rain, heavy winds, and tornadoesThursdayas it moved...
MIAMI (AP) - Much of Florida is getting a pounding today from heavy rain, as the first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurrica...
VIDEO -Britain's Guardian Newspaper reports that the National Security Agency is collecting extensive phone records on mi...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and the Environmental Protection Agency have announced an agreement to ens...
VIDEO -Mississippi River communities scramblingTuesdayto fend off the rain-engorged waterway got discouraging news: More rain...
VIDEO -Thousands of people lit candles in Hong Kong while others gathered in Taiwan to mark the 24th anniversary of China'...
VIDEO -See 5 of the best cars to hit showrooms this year across a wild variety of types and prices.
VIDEO-Protesters were trying to put out fires in the central Istanbul neighbourhood of Gummusyu as the anti government demons...
VIDEO -A fire north of Los Angeles has forced nearly 3,000 people to evacuate their homes. The fire has burned about 35 squar...
VIDEO -A rare tornado may have touched down in Maineon Sunday, as powerful winds, thunderstorms and hail pounded Northern New...
VIDEO -Officials in China say a fire at a poultry plant killed at least 113 peopleon Monday. It is feared that more people ar...
VIDEO -Seward, Illinois was evacuatedon Sundayafter an explosion and fire at a nearby chemical plant. Fire officials are lett...
VIDEO -A strong earthquake jolted Taiwanon Sunday, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others and causing panicked sh...
VIDEO -The National Weather Service confirmed at least one tornado touched downThursdaynight in the Tulsa suburb of Broken Ar...
VIDEO -Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases says the MERS virus isn't yet a ...
VIDEO -Russian researchers say they have discovered a perfectly preserved woolly mammoth carcass with liquid blood on a remot...
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian researchers say they've discovered a perfectly preserved carcass of a woolly mammoth on a remote Ar...
VIDEO -Two deaths in Mexico are blamed on Tropical Storm Barbara. The storm was a Category 1 Hurricane when it made landfallo...
VIDEO -A tornado strikes outside Milan, Italy - damages buildings, overturned vehicles and uprooted trees. No reports of casu...
VIDEO -Tornadoes hit Kansas for a second straight day, doing damage in at least one town
VIDEO -Storm chasers inside a specialized tornado intercept vehicle captured the stunning footage.
MIAMI (AP) - A tropical storm has formed in the eastern Pacific Ocean, bringing a storm warning for coastal areas in the sout...
VIDEO - A quickly-growing wildfire forced more than 1,000 people to evacuate the mountains near Santa Barbara, Californiaon M...
VIDEO -Laura Mae Davis Burlingame went to the National World War II Museum looking for a display commemorating her high-schoo...
VIDEO -The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating a cargo train collision in southeast Missouri. Authorities s...
VIDEO -It's a real mess in south-central Texas. Heavy rains have led to massive flooding. Fire officials say about 130 pe...
VIDEO -Bridge collapse survivor Dan Sligh described his entire ordeal while talking to reporters in Washington State. Sligh w...
VIDEO -Washington State officials say a truck apparently hit a part of a bridge, before a section of the bridge collapsed int...
VIDEO -The Interstate 5 Bridge over the Skagit River in Northwestern Washington State collapsedon Thursdayevening, dumping ve...
VIDEO -After storms like Sandy inundated coastal areas last year, forecasters have developed an experimental model to show po...
VIDEO -Two Oklahoma teens were able to use their cell phones from inside a storm shelter to get video of a deadly tornado as ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's U.S. senators have introduced a bill to allow offshore energy leases off the coast of Vir...
Following the tornado devastation near Oklahoma City, local residents are warned to stay on guard.Bob Spieldenner with the Vi...
VIDEO -Massive funnel clouds were videotaped in Oklahomaon Monday. One massive tornado struck Moore, near Oklahoma City, kill...
VIDEO -A monstrous tornado at least a half-mile wide roared through the Oklahoma City suburbsMonday. In the city of Moore, em...
VIDEO -Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin says "hearts are broken" for parents who are wondering about the fate of their chi...
VIDEO -Devastating Tornado Levels Homes, Busineses, Schools
VIDEO -Television footage shows flattened buildings and at least one fire after a mile-wide tornado tore through the Oklahoma...
VIDEO -The day after tornadoes killed two people in Oklahoma, a new tornado was spotted on the ground in Newcastle.
VIDEO -Amateur video captured the raw power of funnel cloudson Sundayin central Oklahoma. Several tornadoes struck parts of t...
VIDEO -Tornadoes and severe weather struck the states from Texas to Minnesotaon Sunday. The worst damage reported is in Oklah...
VIDEO -Thirty years after massive toxic contamination was discovered at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Marines and their famil...
VIDEO -A powerful storm system rumbled through the Plains and upper Midweston Sunday, spawning tornadoes that damaged homes a...
VIDEO -Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the tobacco industry from going up in smoke. Scientists are engineering to...
GRANBURY, Texas (AP) - Officials awaited daybreak to fully assess the scope of the destruction left in the wake of a deadly t...
VIDEO -At least six people were killedWednesdayas a spring tornado outbreak devastated parts of North Texas, destroying or da...
MIAMI (AP) - Forecasters say the first tropical storm of the eastern Pacific hurricane season has formed off the coast of Mex...
LOUISA, Va. (AP) - Wednesday has gotten off to a shaky start for some residents in Louisa County. The U.S. Geological Survey...
VIDEO -Scott and Robin Spivey had a sinking feeling that something was wrong with their home when cracks began snaking across...
VIDEO -Prince Harry toured two storm-battered towns in New Jersey before visiting New York City to talk business and sports.
VIDEO -Not so green: Obama administration allows wind-energy plants to kill eagles despite federal law
VIDEO -Amateur video captures a wave of ice blanketing backyards and threatening houses in the Mille Lacs Lake area of Minnes...
<VIDEO>After 17 days buried under tons of rubble, workers rescued a woman alive at the scene of unimaginable horror
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The death toll in a gas tanker-truck explosion on the outskirts of Mexico City has risen to 24 because ano...
<VIDEO>The cruise ship Carnival Triumph left the port of Mobile, Alabama for more repairs in the Bahamas. The Triumph l...
<VIDEO>Around 100 neighbors and a pack of journalists were outside Amanda Berry's house as she returned home after ...
Dozens of local roads are still partially or fully closed because of standing water and drivers should be careful.Kim Hylande...
<VIDEO>A natural gas tanker lost control and exploded on a highway lined by homes in the Mexico City suburb of Ecatepec...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's highway department plans to hire a Northern Virginia-based firm to run the state's fi...
<VIDEO>Two women who went missing as teenagers about a decade ago were found alive Monday in a residential area just so...
<VIDEO>Sarah Brightman plans on becoming the first recording artist to orbit the earth when she tales a trip to the Int...
<VIDEO> Wild High Speed Pursuit in South L.A. Puts Motorists in Danger
<VIDEO>A group of 'rat hunters' hit the streets of Manhattan to help tackle the city's rodent problem with ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration says it will launch a new investigation into foods with added caffeine and...
<VIDEO>A possible gas explosion has blown the side of a 5-story residential building in France's Champagne country....
<VIDEO>Residents of the most heavily damaged area of West, Texas can return to their homes this weekend, but not to sta...
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice speaks with Jim Axelrod about why she thinks former President George W. Bush had s...
<VIDEO>Justin Bieber responds on Twitter after Swedish drug incident; Billy Currington charged over threats to Georgia ...
<VIDEO>President Barack Obama on Thursday was consoling mourners of the first responders who died last week in a fertil...
<VIDEO>Explosions aboard two fuel barges that left three people with critical burns and forced the evacuation of a near...
<VIDEO>Eight story building containing four clothing factories collapses in Bangladesh. Death foll rises.
<VIDEO>Communities Missouri fought Tuesday to hold back surging rivers swollen by days of drenching rain, even as an ap...
<VIDEO>A Chicago area bus driver has been suspended after driving his vehicle through high flood waters. CBS 2's Ma...
<VIDEO>At least an inch of rain is expected Tuesday from Oklahoma to Michigan. Huge spring floods are already inundatin...
<VIDEO>Those fighting floods in several communities along the Mississippi River were mostly successful despite the onsl...
<VIDEO>Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Jason Reyes says 12 bodies have been recovered following a massive explos...
<VIDEO>Boston area authorities say one of the two Boston Marathon suspects is dead, after a shootout with police. An ac...
<VIDEO>Crews in West, Texas searched through the night for survivors and victims of Wednesday's explosion. Early es...
<VIDEO>Dozens of people are injured after a massive fertilizer explosion near Waco, Texas. Emergency crews from around ...
<VIDEO>One official in West, Texas says a four block area around a fertilizer plant is 'totally decimated.' The...
<VIDEO>North Korea threatens a surprise sledgehammer blow if South Korea continues to disrespect Li'l Kim and the B...
Lots of construction work is coming to downtown Fredericksburg starting April 22nd.Work from Amelia and Caroline to Princess ...
SHANGHAI (AP) - China is showing a greater openness in its response to a new strain of bird flu that has sickened a few dozen...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Storms packing rain, snow and dangerous winds has raked the Midwest, spawning a possible tornado o...
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - A regional governor says at least 37 people have been killed and hundreds more are hurt after an earthqua...
<VIDEO>North Korea has closed a factory that it operates jointly with South Korea, and pulled out more than 50,000 work...
<VIDEO>A driver who was rescued from the mangled cab of her tractor-trailer while it dangled from the Monitor-Merrimac ...
<VIDEO>Tourists flock to the jagged coastline in La Jolla, California. So do lots of birds and with those birds comes l...
<VIDEO>Rescue Crews in North Carolina worked feverishly through the night, after two children were buried by dirt in a ...
<VIDEO>Parts of southern and central Mexico have been rattled by a 5.4-magnitude earthquake, but there were no immediat...
<VIDEO>A building collapsed as it was being constructed illegally in a Mumbai, India, suburb, killing at least 27 peopl...
<VIDEO>Newly released documents say a psychiatrist warned police that accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes had ...
<VIDEO>Miami's Jim Larranaga has captured The Associated Press college basketball coach of the year award, after le...
<VIDEO>Search crews have rescued a second hiker who had been missing for days in a Southern California forest. 18-year-...
<VIDEO>The US Army's 23rd Chemical Battalion demonstrated its skills during a drill in South Korea. 250 US soldiers...
<VIDEO>The crippled cruise ship whose sewage-filled breakdown in the Gulf of Mexico subjected thousands to horrendous c...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A U.S. research institute says North Korea has already begun construction at a shuttered plutonium reactor ...
<VIDEO>Hundreds of starving sea lion pups are washing up on California beaches from San Diego to Santa Barbara. The pro...
<VIDEO>An annual ranking of the worst U.S. cities for spring allergies zeroed in on the Southeast but warned of an over...
<VIDEO>Law enforcement officials throughout Texas remained on high alert Monday seeking to better protect prosecutors a...
NEW YORK (AP) - A magnitude-6.0 undersea earthquake hit off eastern Japan, the U.S. Geological Survey reported Monday. No tsu...
If you are traveling on 95 south between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tuesday be cautious and allow a little extra time.Near exit 147...
<VIDEO>Searchers were continuing to look for miners buried when a landslide swept through a gold mine in an extensively...
<VIDEO>The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul, Va. can burn coal from mines, coal left over and biomass, go...
<VIDEO>Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader who became South Africa's first black president, has been hit by a...
<VIDEO>Firefighters battle a four-alarm fire in Jersey City, N.J. spreading through a row of homes. Some six of the 14 ...
<VIDEO>A strong earthquake struck rural central Taiwan on Wednesday, swaying buildings, sending school children to seek...
<VIDEO>The New York Aquarium was dealt a shattering blow by Superstorm Sandy. The Coney Island home of thousands of ani...
<VIDEO>A hiker who was trapped on Mount Rubidoux in Southern California was rescued Tuesday after an alert dog led his ...
If you are among the more than 2,000 Rappahanock Electric Cooperative members still without power as of late Monday afternoon...
<VIDEO>The nation is getting five new national monuments after President Obama names hundreds of thousands of acres as ...
<VIDEO>Few signs of spring are being found in parts of the Midwest as a snowstorm tracks mostly along Interstate 70, br...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Before energy companies invest in developing wind energy off Virginia's coast, they'll need to k...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Flu cases in Virginia have dropped from widespread levels for the first time in 13 weeks. Virginia Depar...
Here is a heads up if you are traveling north or south on I-95, near Quantico starting Thursday night. Weather permitting, be...
<VIDEO>Tacoma the Siberian tiger is the ripe old age of 13 and his golden years have been painful. The big cat has debi...
<VIDEO>Pope Francis urged the massive crowds gathered for his installation Mass to protect the environment, as well as ...
<VIDEO>Tiger Woods tells the world that he and skier Lindsay Vonn are an item via Facebook.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A new study has found that human-induced climate change contributed to low rain levels in East Africa i...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The federal government has cleared the way for Virginia to seek a research lease in Atlantic waters to m...
<VIDEO>Officials in Kentucky have organized a first-ever tournament, bringing together fishermen to hunt Asian Carp. Th...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - A hotel in Norfolk has been evacuated due to high levels of carbon monoxide. Norfolk Fire and Rescue Cap...
<VIDEO>Japan is remembering the moment two years ago when a massive earthquake hit the northern part of the country, tr...
<VIDEO>n Northern Pennsylvania, natural gas in the Marcellus Shale formation is being extracted from deep beneath the g...
<VIDEO>Several South Florida beaches have reopened after the migration of thousands of sharks led to precautionary When...
<VIDEO>Italy's Mount Etna had a spectacular eruption Tuesday night, shooting out lava and hot ash.
<VIDEO>Crews with heavy equipment on Sunday began the demolition of a Florida home over a huge sinkhole where a man is ...
The eleven tornadoes that hit Virginia last year left $3 million in damage, so would you know how to react?Registration is op...
<VIDEO>Floods are spreading after days of heavy rains in South and Central Georgia. A flood warning covering much of th...
<VIDEO>With billions of dollars at stake, the trial to figure out how much more BP and other companies should pay for t...
More money to help make sure more blue crabs in the Rappahannock River are covered in butter and old bay this year.The Friend...
<VIDEO>The twister touched down on Tuesday in Tehama County, just south of Redding, in Northern California.
A decades old prank is appearing in area counties that can be dangerous.Captain Jeff Pearce with the Spotsylvania County Sher...
<VIDEO>Authorities in Kansas City, Missouri are using dogs to search for victims, after a massive explosion and fire. M...
<VIDEO>A massive fire is burning in an upscale shopping and entertainment district in Kansas City. Video showed dozens ...
<VIDEO>Instead of the usual three to five orphaned cubs, a bear rehabilitator in New Hampshire is caring for 27 cubs th...
<VIDEO>An out of control wildfire near Melbourne, Australia, has destroyed at least one home and several outbuildings, ...
BERLIN (AP) - A meteor exploded in the sky above Russia's Ural Mountains on Friday, causing a shockwave that blew out cou...
<VIDEO>A 150-foot asteroid is set to fly past Earth today. NASA says the asteroid will come within 17,150 miles of the ...
<VIDEO>A meteor streaked across the sky above Russia's Ural Mountains on Friday morning, causing sharp explosions a...
<VIDEO>Aggressively pushing his agenda, President Barack Obama sets up high-stakes clashes with Republicans over guns, ...
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council is pledging further action against North Korea, calling today's nuclear t...
TONOPAH, Nev. (AP) - A moderate earthquake and a trio of smaller aftershocks have struck in rural Nevada near the California ...
<VIDEO>The UN Security Council is set to hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday, to discuss North Korea's latest nucl...
<VIDEO>North Korea announced on Tuesday that it tested a nuclear weapon. The country said it used a lighter, smaller bo...
NEW YORK (AP) - Lovers of the unusual are getting another chance to impress their Valentines this year in New York City. The...
If you have plans to travel along a stretch of I-95 near the Stafford-Prince William County line you might want to alter thos...
<VIDEO>Witness Eric Price videotaped the huge tornado that wrecked Hattiesburg, Mississippi on Sunday. Price told the A...
<VIDEO>At the height of the storm more than 400,000 people were without power. Many still in the dark and without heat ...
<VIDEO>A tornado tore through Hattiesburg, Mississippi on Sunday, wrecking numerous homes and buildings. More than a do...
<VIDEO>Emergency officials say an apparent tornado has caused significant damage in Hattiesburg, Miss., after passing a...
Thousands of flights canceled and runs on gas stations and supermarkets. From New York to Maine, residents are bracing for a ...
<VIDEO>A new generation of subway tunnels is being built under New York City to handle the system's millions of dai...
<VIDEO>The Pentagon is cutting its aircraft carrier presence in the Persian Gulf region from two carriers to one, the D...
<VIDEO>Rescue crews in the Solomon Islands are reported to be trying to reach remote villages, hit by five foot waves f...
<VIDEO>The Alaskan Brewing Company is going green, but instead of looking to solar and wind energy, it has turned to a ...
<VIDEO>Syrian television has broadcast images of what was purported to be the aftermath of an Israeli airstrike that Sy...
<VIDEO>Afire broke out in a shantytown in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka on Sunday, destroying almost a hundred homes...
<VIDEO>A select group of inmates from an upstate New York area prison helped build a giant ice palace, which is the cen...
<VIDEO>For Darleen Evans, it was sheer terror as the manufacturing plant where she worked collapsed around her. She and...
<VIDEO>Suspected tornadoes are under investigation in a number of states, after severe storms blasted the South and Mid...
<VIDEO>The massive storm system that hammered the Southeast on Wednesday demolished homes and businesses, and flipped c...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA has launched a new communication satellite. An unmanned Atlas rocket blasted off Wednesday ...
The fall checkout scanning campaign at Wegmans in Fredericksburg netted more than $12,000 for the Fredericksburg Area Food Ba...
<VIDEO>South Korea says it successfully launched a satellite from its own soil into space on Wednesday. The feat comes ...
<VIDEO>The Defense Department has ordered a prototype of a high-tech cargo blimp from a California company. The aircraf...
<VIDEO>US Transportation regulators are asking Boeing for a complete history of the lithium-ion batteries used on 787 D...
<VIDEO>A new app is enabling citydwellers to map the greenery in the cityscape. The Urban Tree initiative helps citizen...
<VIDEO>A volcano is continuing to erupt in Russia's Far East, sending plumes of gas and ash into the sky. The Plosk...
<VIDEO>A stretch of Australia's Sunshine Coast has been blanketed in sea foam, swept ashore by the remnants of a tr...
<VIDEO>Egypt's president declared on Sunday a 30-day state of emergency and night curfew in the three Suez Canal pr...
<VIDEO>Australian rescue workers ventured into dangerous floodwaters on Friday, and brought a 14-year-old boy who was c...
<VIDEO>A group of divers say they rescued a dolphin that was tangled in fishing line off the coast of Hawaii's Big ...
<VIDEO>Gareth Morgan has a simple dream: a New Zealand free of pet cats that threaten native birds. But the environment...
<VIDEO>A multi-vehicle crash on I-270 near Columbus was one of four highway pile-ups that plagued Ohio motorists on Mon...
<VIDEO>An Algerian security official says bomb squads scouring a gas plant where radical Islamists took dozens of forei...
A garage fire Friday morning in Fredericksburg caused $15,000 in damage.No one is hurt after a detached garage catches just a...
<VIDEO>British Prime Minister David Cameron says Algerian forces are pursuing terrorists and possibly hostages, followi...
<VIDEO>The European Air Safety Agency is following the lead of the FAA, and grounding all Boeing 787s, amid concern abo...
<VIDEO>Reports say that Chip Kelly will become the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles.
<VIDEO>Tiger Woods has reportedly offered his ex-wife, Elin Nordegren, $200 million to get back together with him&helli...
<VIDEO>Federal officials say they are temporarily grounding Boeing's 787 Dreamliners until the risk of possible bat...
<VIDEO>Man killed after fall between subway cars while defecating; 2nd man hit at same station.?
<VIDEO>Police officials say an eight-story apartment building collapsed in Egypt's Mediterranean port city of Alexa...
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Jamaica's top energy official says the Caribbean island may benefit from deposits of rare-earth ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A survey of hundreds of business leaders in Virginia found that a slight majority opposes ending a morat...
<VIDEO>Areas of Central and Southern Indiana are coping with huge floods after heavy rains. At least one death is blame...
McLEAN, Va. (AP) - Drivers are starting to venture out on the Capital Beltway's new toll lanes in Virginia more frequentl...
<VIDEO>Minneapolis-area residents and tourists who shop at the Mall of America are getting an added treat this month; a...
<VIDEO>Gov. Bobby Jindal declared a statewide emergency Thursday after storms rolled across Louisiana, dumping huge amo...
<VIDEO>A hospital has set up a special tent outside the emergency room to handle an onslaught of flu cases. The hospita...
<VIDEO>Haitian runner Astrel Clovis runs six days a week through the streets of Port-au-Prince, despite potholes, a lac...
LOUISA, Va. (AP) - Louisa County has been rattled by a minor earthquake.The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-2.0 ear...
<VIDEO>Firefighters battled scores of wildfires in southeastern Australia as authorities evacuated national parks and w...
<VIDEO>Firefighters are battling wildfires raging across southeastern Australia as authorities evacuated national parks...
<VIDEO>Transit officials are giving a new look to the idea of installing safety barriers on New York City subway platfo...
<VIDEO>A woman was rescued from a stretch of icy river in downtown Toledo Sunday. She was reportedly walking on ice tha...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - As the debate over uranium mining heads to the legislature, a new group has been created supporting Virg...
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) - George Lewis and his wheelchair are riding FREDericksburg Regional Transit buses again, thanks to ...
<VIDEO>James Holmes, the suspect in the Colorado movie theater massacre, returns to court. Holmes' attorneys will c...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The list of Virginia localities eligible for federal disaster aid after Hurricane Sandy is growing. The...
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Up to 20 African-American clergy from Roanoke to Danville are urging the General Assembly to keep the sta...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A $1.4 billion settlement between the Justice Department and Deepwater Horizon rig owner Transocean Ltd. w...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Advocates of wind power are celebrating the survival of a tax credit for research and development of ren...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The health of the Chesapeake Bay improved slightly last year, according to a new report by the Chesapea...
NEW YORK (AP) - Hundreds of hardy swimmers rang in 2013 with a plunge into the icy sea off Brooklyn's Coney Island, an ar...
BLACKBURG, Va. (AP) - Federal-Mogul has agreed to pay an $11,600 fine for hazardous waste violations at its auto parts plant ...
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Recent satellite photos indicate North Korea has repaired flood damage at its nuclear test facility...
<VIDEO>A young researcher in South Carolina is trying to preserve box turtles by putting fake rubber ones on roads. Nat...
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - Severe windstorms in June cost Lynchburg more than $2 million to repair damage to public property, clea...
<VIDEO>A funnel cloud moving across the skyline in Mobile, Ala. is captured by a television station's tower camera....
<VIDEO>Major airlines are expecting to get their planes flying again Friday, one day after a major winter-like storm gr...
<VIDEO>Visitors from nearby Conn. towns and beyond have flocked to Newtown to leave candles, flowers, cards and stuffed...
The state's plan to charge tolls on I-95 is not that popular.People in the Fredericksburg region had the opportunity Mond...
<VIDEO>US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice has withdrawn from consideration to be the next Secretary of State. Rice has ...
<VIDEO>Many homes destroyed by Hurricane Sandy but still standing are scheduled to be demolished in the coming weeks. O...
<VIDEO>An Alabama homeowner saw part of his roof cave in as he was being interviewed on TV about severe weather, includ...
<VIDEO>A major gas line has exploded in West Virginia, burning five homes and shutting down a stretch of Interstate 77 ...
CHATHAM, Va. (AP) - A multi-agency study group's report on uranium mining in Virginia is up for questioning in the county...
<VIDEO>A spate of previously unreported nuclear material smuggling busts in Georgia in Eastern Europe has international...
<VIDEO>A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 hit off the coast of northeastern Japan on Friday.
<VIDEO>Authorities say they're 'confident' bodies found in an isolated wildlife area are those of two young...
Photo by Suzanne Carr Rossi, The Free Lance-Star?The Giant store at Eagle Village On Jefferson Davis Highway reopened just be...
<VIDEO>Officials are planning to introduce genetically-altered mosquitoes in the Florida Keys to combat Dengue Fever, b...
<VIDEO>Twinkling city lights, raging wildfires and colorful auroras are lit up in new dazzling nighttime views of the E...
<VIDEO>Software company founder John McAfee has surfaced in public for the first time in weeks, saying Tuesday that he ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - More than 42,000 pounds of unwanted pesticides have been collected in Virginia this year. Eighteen count...
<VIDEO>Deadly flooding in the Philippines from a typhoon has claimed dozens of lives. A governor says at least 33 drown...
<VIDEO>President Barack Obama warned Syria on Monday that the use of chemical weapons would be "totally unacceptab...
<VIDEO>State police resumed moving millions of pounds of explosives Monday that had been haphazardly stashed in warehou...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's fall fire season is being extended until Dec. 10 because of dry conditions. John Miller w...
SURRY, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power is restarting one of the nuclear reactors at its Surry County power station followi...
<VIDEO>The third in a series of storms brought heavy rain, wind and snow to Northern California on Sunday, but caused l...
<VIDEO>At least seven people were feared missing and several dead after about 150 concrete panels fell from the roof of...
<VIDEO>A town in northeastern South Dakota is in the midst of a wet cycle that's slowly gobbling up houses and land...
<VIDEO>Two BP rig supervisors and a former BP executive pleaded not guilty Wednesday to criminal charges stemming from ...
<VIDEO>A freelance photographer in Chicago says he's used to capturing wild and crazy people at historic Wrigley Fi...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia regulators have approved a plan for Dominion Virginia Power to build and operate a solar power ...
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) - Martinsville City Council is asking lawmakers to keep a moratorium on uranium mining in Virginia.The...
<VIDEO>Nearly 600 rhinos have been killed this year in South Africa as poachers continue their plunder of the prized Rh...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia's Uranium Working Group has held its final public meeting before submitting its report on u...
<VIDEO>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday that his state suffered $32 billion in damage from Superstorm...
<VIDEO>Two discoveries of skinned animals this month has animal lovers in northeastern Pennsylvania concerned. The late...
<VIDEO>A Northern California community has been stunned by the deaths of three family members who drowned when they wer...
<VIDEO>Moose, eagles and lobsters are among the animals traditionally found in Maine but you can now add elephants to t...
<VIDEO>A competitor from Brazil won the South American Pole Dancing championship in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Monday. ...
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Thousands of people are marching in downtown Rio de Janeiro to protest legislation that officials here ...
<VIDEO>Three orphaned tiger cubs in Sochi, Russia have found an unusual mother figure - a white Swiss Shepherd dog, cal...
<VIDEO>FOX40 anchor Paul Robins ended up with a giant mess on his hands - and jacket and head - after a bird pooped on ...
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - A strong 6.1 earthquake struck Chile's central region but authorities said no injuries or damage w...
<VIDEO>UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called for an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants in G...
<VIDEO>While turkey is the traditional centerpiece for Thanksgiving dinner, animal rights activists in California are m...
<VIDEO>A turkey was destined for the chopping block until a farmer noticed a budding romance between her and the farm&#...
<VIDEO>Dolphins are washing ashore along the northern Gulf Coast with bullet wounds, missing jaws and hacked off fins a...
<VIDEO>Eighteen months after a series of tornadoes ripped across the southeast, one destroyed Alabama town looks exactl...
<VIDEO>Following a helicopter tour over New Jersey's storm-damaged coastline, Vice President Joe Biden met with doz...
<VIDEO>The Food and Drug Administration is investigating reports of 13 deaths possibly linked to so-called "energy...
SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) - Three Virginia waterways remain closed to shellfish harvesting because of high contamination levels. The ...
<VIDEO>From boats bobbing on the Great Barrier Reef, to the hilltops and beaches in between, tens of thousands of scien...
<VIDEO>Two massive tornados swept through the western region of Japan on Wednesday. No injuries or damages were reporte...
<VIDEO>Heavy rains left vast areas in Italy under flood water on Monday. According to Italian news reports, the same we...
<VIDEO>The owner of one of the homes that exploded in Indianapolis said Monday that a problem furnace could be to blame...
Following Superstorm Sandy, Virginia and many other states are seeing an influx of flood damaged vehicles.Most people are use...
<VIDEO>An injured koala was found with burnt paws and singed fur on Monday following a massive bushfire in Australia. R...
<VIDEO>The Long Island Power Authority is facing tough criticism that it's lagging behind others in restoring power...
<VIDEO>A massive explosion sparked a huge fire and killed two people in an Indianapolis neighborhood where about three ...
<VIDEO>Officials in Indianapolis say there were no warning calls prior to a gas explosion that killed two people and le...
<VIDEO>A massive explosion sparked a huge fire and killed two people in an Indianapolis neighborhood where about three ...
<VIDEO>Hundreds of Syrian have fled violence in their towns and villages for tented camps near the northern border with...
<VIDEO>A nor'easter is hitting New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, with snow, rain and heavy winds. The storm is ...
<VIDEO>A spokeswoman for firefighters in Guatemala says rescue crews have found six more bodies, raising the number of ...
<VIDEO>Colorado's governor is warning residents of his state against marijuana use, noting that it remains illegal ...
NEW YORK (AP) - The number of homes and businesses without electricity in the Northeast is climbing again as a wintry storm s...
NEW YORK (AP) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency says 95,000 people are eligible for emergency housing assistance in N...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The U.S. Geological Survey says the 2011 Virginia-centered earthquake shows that East Coast tremors can ...
SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) - Thousands of gallons of raw sewage spill into a tributary of the Nansemond River from a ruptured main.The...
<VIDEO>New Yorkers forced from their homes because of Superstorm Sandy will be able to vote by affidavit ballot at any ...
<VIDEO>Superstorm Sandy is long gone, but not its aftermath. In New York and New Jersey, residents are battling long ga...
HAVANA (AP) - Cuba's second city is still mostly without power nearly two weeks after Hurricane Sandy dealt it a punishin...
<VIDEO>Roughly 950,000 homes and businesses in N.J. remain without electricity in the wake of Sandy. Many gas stations ...
<VIDEO>Miami elections officials say they're seeing relatively few ballot rejections, despite increased absentee vo...
<VIDEO>Food is in short supply for many East Coast residents, along with power and water following Superstorm Sandy. Lo...
<VIDEO>Gas lines are forming in much of New Jersey due to the damage from Superstorm Sandy. One line in Newark stretche...
<VIDEO>The Associated Press gained first view ground access to some of the devastated New Jersey barrier islands. On Lo...
<VIDEO>New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg backed President Barack Obama on Thursday, saying the incumbent Democrat will b...
SOLOMONS, Md. (AP) - Across the environmentally fragile Chesapeake, researchers are spreading out to see what Sandy has wroug...
WAYNESBORO, Va. (AP) - A bald eagle that has been nursed back to health by the Wildlife Center of Virginia is returning to th...
<VIDEO>Parts of Venice, Italy including the famous San Marco Square, were flooded on Wednesday. A high tide forced tour...
<VIDEO>Flames from a derailed train car sent people rushing out of neighborhoods and an entire town near Louisville on ...
<VIDEO>On a stretch of asphalt in Sarasota, Florida's downtown, dozens of artists from around the world are sketchi...
<VIDEO>In Belmar, New Jersey, streets remain flooded and the town's boardwalk has literally been swept on to the fr...
<VIDEO>A fire has broken out in a New Jersey shore town that was hit hard by Sandy.?
<VIDEO>Rain from Sandy sent the Cuyahoga River over its banks, flooding areas near Cleveland on Tuesday. Strong winds k...
<VIDEO>Two hikers were rescued from the Arizona desert after bees attacked them. A third man died after falling 150 fee...
<VIDEO>Some animal shelters in Alabama said they aren't offering black cats for adoption this week, despite a growi...
<VIDEO>Superstorm Sandy knocked out power, uprooted trees and pummeled the Rhode Island's southern coastal communit...
Power restoration efforts continue throughout Virginia following Superstorm Sandy. Rodney Blevins with Dominion Virginia Powe...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia emergency officials are blaming two traffic-related deaths on superstorm Sandy. The Virginia D...
<VIDEO>Although Sandy's damage to coastal areas in the Northeast has gripped the nation's attention, it has als...
<VIDEO>Due to the high winds and waves caused by Hurricane Sandy, windsurfers are out in full force on Lake Michigan.
<VIDEO>A huge fire destroyed at least 50 flooded homes in the Breezy Point section of New York City's Queens Boroug...
<VIDEO>Firefighters used a boat to rescue 25 people from a huge fire in Queens, New York on Monday. At least five build...
<VIDEO>An explosion at a Con Edison power station in Manhattan is adding to New York's woes after Sandy pounded the...
<VIDEO>While onlookers were watching strong waves the southern shores of Massachusetts, utility crews were working on e...
CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) - A curfew is in place on Virginia's swamped Chincoteague Island as conditions are worsening amid ...
Eight localities have opened shelters throughout the region for those without power due to once Hurricane Sandy.Spotsylvania ...
<VIDEO>Hurricane Sandy sent powerful waves crashing onto the boardwalk in Ocean City, Maryland.
<VIDEO>Charley Shimanski, senior vice president of the American Red Cross says his agency is ready for Sandy, and offer...
<VIDEO>Government-controlled Syrian television broadcast pictures which appeared to show chaotic aftermath of a blast i...
<VIDEO>Huge waves are already pounding the New Jersey shore, hours ahead of Hurricane Sandy, which is expected to direc...
<VIDEO>New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie warned state residents not to try to be a hero as the wrath of Hurricane Sandy is...
<VIDEO>Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says he's declared a state of emergency and put National Guard troops on st...
<VIDEO>As Sandy spun off the coast of Florida Thursday, astronauts onboard the International Space Station captured vid...
LOUISA, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power says a nuclear reactor at its North Anna power station is back in service after a ...
LOUISA, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power is investigating what caused one of the two nuclear reactors at its North Anna pow...
<VIDEO>An Italian court has convicted seven experts of manslaughter for failing to adequately warn residents about the ...
LOUISA, Va. (AP) - A nuclear reactor at Dominion Virginia Power's North Anna power plant is operating at full power again...
<VIDEO>A massive dust storm swirling reddish-brown clouds over northern Oklahoma triggered a multi-vehicle accident alo...
<VIDEO>The U.S. Geological Survey says a 4.0 magnitude quake hit around 7:12 p.m. Tuesday and its epicenter, about 3 mi...
<VIDEO>Hurricane Paul weakened to a Category 1 storm as it raced toward landfall Tuesday on a sparsely populated stretc...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - An earthquake in southern Maine has rattled nearby New England states. The U.S. Geological Survey sai...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - The Southern Environmental Law Center says its computer system has been hacked, compromising what...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Nearly 600,000 Virginia residents are expected to participate in a multistate earthquake drill this week...
<VIDEO>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is on the front lines in the fight against a fungal meningitis ou...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - Energy providers, advocates and policymakers are gathering in Virginia Beach for a three-day confe...
<VIDEO>More than 70 people have been killed in parasailing accidents, but efforts to regulate the activity remain stall...
<VIDEO>The potential scope of the meningitis outbreak that has killed at least five people widened Thursday as health o...
<VIDEO>A rare meningitis outbreak has infected 35 people in six states, health officials warn. All received steroid inj...
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) - Brazil says it will grant tax breaks to companies that produce safer and more fuel-efficient cars. T...
<VIDEO>Adam Greenberg struck out in his one at bat for the Miami Marlins on Tuesday. Greenberg was hit in the head in h...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia has signed agreements with two private fuel companies and joined in a multi-state effort to con...
<VIDEO>Five Germans and a Chinese citizen were killed along with 14 injured when their bus burst into flames after hitt...
CHATHAM, Va. (AP) - Leaders of the Virginia county that is home to one of the world's largest uranium deposits are set to...
COVINGTON, Va. (AP) - State and federal agencies plan to simulate a storm event on the Jackson River to test a dam's effe...
<VIDEO>A powerful typhoon headed to Tokyo on Sunday after injuring dozens of people, causing blackouts and paralyzing t...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Park Service says a Massachusetts contractor has been named to repair earthquake damage to the...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia plans to survey a vast expanse of the ocean floor and document wind, waves and wildlife offshor...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Park Service says a Massachusetts contractor has been named to repair earthquake damage to the...
<VIDEO>California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that will pave the way for driverless cars in the state.
<VIDEO>There has been no sign of a convicted killer two days after he walked away from his tractor outside a prison far...
<VIDEO> Authorities in San Diego County, California report that a huge fire killed one elderly man and destroyed 20 hom...
<VIDEO> A billboard that says "Love your Muslim neighbors" has gone up in the Tennessee community where resid...
<VIDEO> A bear came a bit too close for comfort as families tried to enjoy their weekend at a lake in the San Bernardin...
<VIDEO> An avalanche hit a team of climbers on a high Himalayan peak in Nepal on Sunday, leaving at least nine dead and...
<VIDEO> A 655 pound leatherback sea turtle that became stranded near the tip of Cape Cod last week was released back in...
Students, teachers and the public take some time for celebration of more earthquake recovery at a Louisa County school Thursd...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A rare sea turtle that a Florida fisherman wanted to cook and eat has been released back into the wild. O...
<VIDEO> A fire destroyed at least 500 homes in a poor district of Bangladesh's capital Dhaka on Thursday. Officials...
<VIDEO> A powerful wind storm pounded Anchorage, Alaska on Wednesday, damaging homes and buildings, and flipping cars a...
<VIDEO> A powerful storm killed five people and injured 81 in Paraguay as it blew across the southern cone of South Ame...
<VIDEO> Tens of thousands of homes and businesses were left without power from Maryland to Connecticut, after heavy rai...
<VIDEO> Kids Catch Piranha In Staten Island Pond
<VIDEO> Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate visited a mosque in Malaysia on Friday. The royals also greeted ...
<VIDEO> A long-simmering volcano exploded with a series of powerful eruptions outside one of Guatemala's most famou...
<VIDEO> NY Health Department voted Thursday to ban restaurants and movie theaters from selling sugary drinks over 16 ou...
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - Guatemala's head of emergency evacuations says more than 33,000 people are fleeing the eruption of ...
<VIDEO> Libyan officials say the US Ambassador to Libya and three senior security officials were killed Tuesday night. ...
<VIDEO> As the massive underground construction project in front of the White House West Wing ends, the mystery deepens...
<VIDEO> Thunderstorms and heavy rain hit the Southwest on Tuesday, flooding the streets of Las Vegas and many desert co...
<VIDEO> For more than 20 years, the federal government and the rail industry have known that one of the nation's mo...
A program that makes the holiday season bright in the Fredericksburg area gets a prestigious national award.The International...
WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) - A haze of thick smoke is building over vast swaths of the West as wildfires force more residents to e...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Virginia is losing federal aid for Chesapeake Bay restoration projects because regulators aren't sati...
<VIDEO> Officials from Poland and Polish Americans are celebrating the release of long classified U.S. documents on the...
<VIDEO> Air regulators say mistakes were made in communicating with the public during a fire at Chevron Corp.'s Ric...
<VIDEO> A father and his adult son were rescued from a sinking plane that crashed into the ocean off California's c...
<VIDEO>The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says the Scotts Fire in Lincoln County has burned 3,20...
Parts of the Falmouth and Chatham bridges were closed for nearly 45 minutes Wednesday evening after the report of a possible ...
In just over a year, nearly every Virginian has experienced the effects of tornadoes, the historic east coast earthquake, a h...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Negotiations on Capitol Hill appear likely to ensure a smooth flow of disaster aid in the wake of Hurricane...
GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - About 300 firefighters are on the ground, while half a dozen water-dropping helicopters and a DC-10 t...
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Danville officials are preparing to remove more than a dozen oak trees planted to honor World War I sold...
BEIJING (AP) - A coal mine explosion in eastern China has killed at least 14 people just days after a blast in the country...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Days after Isaac hammered Louisiana and Mississippi with winds and rain, much of a parish southeast of New...
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia is revising its management plan for black bears in response to a growing population across the...
<VIDEO> Scientists have found three well preserved ancient insects frozen in amber _ and time _ in what is Earth's ...
<VIDEO> Residents of the storm-saturated Mississippi Gulf Coast ventured out Thursday to examine damage from Isaac as l...
<VIDEO > Tropical Storm Isaac dropped unrelenting rain Thursday, flooding areas north and south of New Orleans. As AP&#...
<VIDEO> NASA launched a rocket carrying twin satellites Thursday morning. The satellites will explore the earth's r...
<VIDEO> Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says raising U.S. standing in the world depends on solving problems ...
<VIDEO> Hurricane Isaac sidestepped New Orleans on Wednesday, sending the worst of its howling wind and heavy rain into...
<VIDEO> Hurricane Isaac spun into the southern Louisiana coast late Tuesday, sending floodwaters surging and unleashing...
<VIDEO> A camera on the International Space Station captured Hurricane Isaac from 253 miles above the earth as it appro...
<VIDEO> Typhoon Bolaven pounded South Korea Tuesday, grounding two Chinese fishing boats and killing at least 5 fisherm...
<VIDEO> A powerful typhoon pounded South Korea with strong winds and heavy rain on Tuesday, while the nation's coas...
<VIDEO> The National Hurricane Center is forecasting Tropical Storm Isaac to reach hurricane strength and hit around Ne...
<VIDEO> Dozens of small to moderate earthquakes rattled Southern California, shaking an area from rural Imperial County...
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - A portion of the James River and its tributaries in the Newport News area has been declared off-limi...
<VIDEO> States of emergency are declared in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, as Tropical Storm Isaac crosses the Gul...
<VIDEO> The Gulf Coast hasn't been hit by a hurricane since 2008, but the National Hurricane Center has issued a hu...
<VIDEO> Gov. Bobby Jindal has declared a state of emergency in Lousiana ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac which is predicte...
<VIDEO> Gov. Rick Scott says delegates visiting the Tampa area for the Republican National Convention will learn that i...
<VIDEO> A New York City man has a lot of explaining to do after authorities uncovered 45 hives with nearly 3 million be...
<VIDEO> Earthquake drills are now as ubiquitous as fire drills at Louisa County schools in central Virginia, where 4,60...
<VIDEO> As Tropical Storm Isaac approaches Florida ahead of next weeks GOP convention, Gov. Rick Scott said RNC officia...
<VIDEO> Tropical Storm Isaac churned toward the Dominican Republic and Haiti on Thursday, threatening to strengthen int...
<VIDEO> Seeking to reset his economic message, Republican Mitt Romney pledged to create 3 million jobs and more than $1...
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A new tropical storm -- named Joyce -- has formed in the eastern Atlantic. But it's no threa...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Washington National Cathedral has received a $5 million gift from the Lilly Endowment Inc. for restorat...
<VIDEO> Haiti's once-spectacular National Palace, which became a crumpled symbol of the earthquake that devastated ...
<VIDEO> North Korea is on a push to develop a long-standing special economic zone in its far northeast, hoping to attra...
<VIDEO> NASA orbits two satellites in Van Allen radiation belts to measure and observe the effects of space weather.
<VIDEO> Federal regulators who shut down a Central California slaughterhouse after receiving an animal welfare video we...
<VIDEO> Endangered whales are being seen in droves off the California coast, lured by a bumper harvest of krill. The gr...
<VIDEO> A huge wildfire sparked by lightning in Northern California burned to the edge of three small towns Monday, thr...
<VIDEO> Drug-dealers in two of the most dangerous slums in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil have put a ban on selling crack, a mo...
<VIDEO> A photographer captured five simultaneous waterspouts over Lake Michigan Saturday.
<VIDEO> Health officials in Indiana and Kentucky say they are investigating farms, distributors and retailers after an ...
<VIDEO> Tensions have been flaring between Japan and its neighbors over different sets of disputed islands. Japanese au...
<VIDEO> A spring-time deep freeze hurt a large swath of the apple crop across the Great Lakes region, with growers repo...
<VIDEO> An explosion and fire Wednesday morning hit the area in the Syrian capital near the hotel where United Nations ...
<VIDEO> A wildfire in central Washington has burned about 70 homes and forced more than 400 people to be evacuated. Win...
<VIDEO> Fire Rescue officials say crews worked to free a construction worker who became trapped in waist-deep dirt whil...
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - In a change of heart, Iran said Tuesday it now welcomes foreign aid for victims of the deadly twin earthq...
BALTIMORE (AP) - The size of the Chesapeake Bay's low oxygen "dead zone" is down and dry weather is getting the...
<VIDEO> Iran has raised the death toll from Saturday's strong earthquakes to 306, and it's reporting more than ...
<VIDEO> Firefighters battled a massive blaze at an east London recycling center Sunday as the city prepared for the clo...
The Virginia Department of Agriculture is out with its anticipated yields and production for the 2012 harvest season and warm...
<VIDEO> The iPhone prototype is measured and it's a whole lot thinner; a solar-powered Smart Cover might be in the ...
<VIDEO> An orphaned spotted lamb in South Australia's Barossa Valley has been adopted by a Dalmatian dog, according...
<VIDEO> In just one year the Mississippi River has experienced record flooding and near record low water levels due to ...
KING GEORGE, Va. (AP) - The King George County Service Authority has agreed to pay a $5,320 civil fine to settle alleged sewa...
<VIDEO> President Barack Obama is directing the Agriculture Department to authorize an additional $30 million to help c...
<VIDEO> In just one year the Mississippi River has experienced record flooding and near record low water levels due to ...
<VIDEO> NASA scientists release more images from the Mars cover Curiosity during news conference. Sophia Soo reports.
<VIDEO> A New Zealand volcano dormant for 115 years roars to life, disrupting air traffic but causing no injuries.
<VIDEO> NASA Scientists are giving the Curiousity Mars Rover's landing two thumbs up. Scientists displayed the Rove...
<VIDEO> If all goes well, the Curiosity Mars rover will complete a complicated routine and land safely on Mars on Sunda...
<VIDEO> Hog and other livestock farms are growing and producing enough sewage to rival small cities. The odor and pollu...
<VIDEO> UC Berkeley Physics Professor and energy consultant Richard Muller's new study finds that climate change is...
<VIDEO> Two years after the BP oil spill, sea turtles in the gulf are still struggling for survival, but a new plan to ...
<VIDEO> Nine people including an infant were rescued in north Phoenix Tuesday night, after several vehicles got stuck i...
<VIDEO> Despite its standing as the Wolverine State, the last known Michigan sighting of a wild wolverine were in the e...
<VIDEO> Author and playwright Gore Vidal died in Los Angeles on Tuesday. He wrote hundreds of essays and many best-sell...
The grass around many of the homes and businesses in Stafford County is turning brown this summer.Watering lawns continues to...
<VIDEO> A grass fire forced authorities in Southwest Oklahoma to evacuate two dozen homes on Tuesday. Wildfires and tri...
<VIDEO> House GOP leaders have decided against extending the current farm program for one year. Instead, they favor imm...
{UPDATE}Some central Virginians might have been rattled early Tuesday morning.A 2.4 earthquake after shock happened at 12:43 ...
NFL Player Kills Himself Outside Former High School
<VIDEO> A typhoon dumped torrents of rain as it swept past the Philippines, killing at least seven people and displacin...
<VIDEO> Federal authorities have released two surveillance videos they say show a missing south Georgia bank director o...
<VIDEO> Many in London are upset that the iconic Olympic cauldron is out of view. The flame is burning within the Olymp...
<VIDEO> A massive dust storm covered much of Phoenix late Sunday, drastically reducing visibility on area highways.
<VIDEO> When this summer's nationwide drought turned her prized lawn brown, Terri LoPrimo fought back in a new way:...
<VIDEO> More than 200,000 homes and businesses in Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York lost power in Thursday's severe s...
<VIDEO> Power lines and trees were toppled and hospitals were placed on disaster alert but there were no immediate repo...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality has issued a drought watch for the Appomattox River bas...
<VIDEO> Actor Sherman Hemsley was found dead in his El Paso, Texas home on Tuesday. The cause of death is pending.
An early morning barn fire in Fauquier County is creating a headache for some travelers.The fire is along a stretch of US 17 ...
<VIDEO> Charles Annenberg of the Anneberg Foundation and explore.org talks about an initiative that has live cameras in...
<VIDEO> The X3 (pronounced X-cubed) - a long-range, hybrid helicopter - made its debut in the Washington area on Monday...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia is seeking federal disaster assistance for the estimated $27.5 million spent by the state and l...
<VIDEO> Coordinated attacks in a dozen Iraqi towns killed more than 100 people, making Monday the deadliest in the coun...
<VIDEO> Holden III, an endangered green sea turtle, suffered a deep head wound. But doctors at North Carolina State Uni...
<VIDEO> Jeremy Lin expected to have this kind of news conference in New York. Instead, he talked about his new deal wit...
<VIDEO> Girl, 6, Rescued From Daring Hostage Situation
<VIDEO> Governor Sam Brownback is touring drought-stricken areas of Kansas. Kansas is one of many states where farmers ...
<VIDEO> PAPUA (Indonesia) (AFP) - (AFP) - Conservationists catch underwater video of an adolescent male whale shark suc...
<VIDEO> A Russian Soyuz space craft is now docked with the International Space Station. The Soyuz carried three astrona...
<VIDEO> Scientists are building a menu for a group of six to eight astronauts for a planned journey to Mars in the 2030...
<VIDEO> Authorities began draining an Iowa lake Monday in the search for two missing girls whose bicycles were found ne...
<VIDEO> A freak wave of summer tornadoes has struck northern and western Poland, killing at least one person and injuri...
<VIDEO> Authorities near Kansas City searching for two missing sisters found two bodies after interrogating a suspect. ...
<VIDEO> Thousands of people in southern Japan remained cut off Sunday by floods and mudslides triggered by torrential r...
<VIDEO> Massive solar flares are contributing to a spectacular light show in the skies above central Minnesota. Time-la...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A solar storm is racing toward Earth this weekend, but scientists say not to worry. The blast of charged ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Federal emergency preparedness officials say their Virginia counterparts performed flawlessly during a s...
City of Fredericksburg residents have until this Sunday, July 15th, to finish placing moderate quantities of tree debris from...
<VIDEO> Emergency officials say four people are unaccounted for after a landslide engulfed four homes in southeastern B...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - State forestry officials say an invasive wood-boring beetle has spread to more than a dozen count...
WAVERLY, Va. (AP) - State regulators are proposing a $56,400 environmental fine for Virginia's largest landfill.The fine ...
<VIDEO> According to a report, things are heating up between the pair. Find out about Kutcher and Kunis' relationsh...
<VIDEO> The Obama administration is pressing Beijing to accept a code of conduct for resolving territorial disputes in ...
ABINGDON, Va. (AP) - The Washington County Board of Supervisors has declared a drought-related agricultural disaster.The decl...
<VIDEO> America's elite athletes head to the U.S. Olympic Committee's training center in Colorado Spring ahead ...
<VIDEO> The condition of corn in the 18 states that produce most of it has deteriorated due to widespread drought. Indi...
<VIDEO> An alligator at least 10 feet long lunged at a teenager swimming in a river and bit off the boy's right arm...
<VIDEO> Karl Kissner was cleaning out his grandfather's attic when he found hundreds of untouched baseball cards fr...
<VIDEO> Environmentalists are calling for an investigation in Trinidad, after construction crews crushed thousands of t...
LOUISA, Va. (AP) - Scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey plan to map underground faults in Virginia that caused last yea...
<VIDEO> Almost 400 adults, 50 children clean up Arlington National Cemetery, despite morning rain. Adults prune and bra...
Cleanup continues in the region from the deracho on June 29th and now what may have been a tornado or microburst off Lafayett...
Extreme summer heat can bring cracked, uneven and "buckling" pavement to roads.The Virginia Department of Transport...
<VIDEO> Residents and insurance agents are sorting through the wreckage of the worst wildfire in Colorado history.
<VIDEO> A yacht capsized off New York's Long Island on the Fourth of July, killing three people and sending 24 othe...
<VIDEO> Nuclear power returned to Japan's electricity grid on the same day that a parliamentary panel issued a repo...
<VIDEO> North Carolinian Vollis Simpson spent years turning scrap into folk art. Now, conservationists are trying to pr...
<VIDEO> A JetBlue Airways pilot who left the cockpit during a flight and screamed about religion and terrorists has bee...
<VIDEO> A growing number of communities are cancelling Fourth of July celebrations because of concerns over heat and dr...
<VIDEO> In a huge swath of the Midwest and mid-Atlantic region around Washington, there are still no lights and little ...
<VIDEO> Fire officials battling a wildfire near Colorado Springs, Colorado say it currently covers about 18,000 acres a...
<VIDEO> GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say three people have been killed when a sudden storm struck in eastern N...
<VIDEO> WASHINGTON (AP) - Millions of people in a swath of states along the East Coast and farther west went into a th...
<VIDEO> People who live in the area hardest hit by the Colorado Springs wildfire were allowed under guidance to visit w...
<VIDEO> Conservation efforts on paintings by Gilbert Stuart reveal new attitudes and colors in portraits of founding fa...
Violent storms swept across the eastern U.S., killing at least 10 people and knocking out power to millions of people on a da...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pepco says it has restored power to all high-voltage transmission lines and all substations, a major step i...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Weather Service is investigating a possible tornado southeast of Richmond as the state cont...
(Updated Thursday, 9:34 a.m. ) Thousands of electricity customers in Virginia remain without service but utility crews are ma...
(Update)Crews are still working to restore electricity to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses in Virginia following...
.RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The National Weather Service is confirming that a tornado hit central Virginia.The Richmond Times-Dispa...
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service is reminding visitors to the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests to ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Air Force Academy officials are evacuating some homes on school grounds as heavy smoke billows...
.SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Six people have been arrested in a demonstration at the Oregon state Capitol.Two of the demonstrators cli...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Authorities say the total number of homes destroyed by a fire that's been burning in north...
<VIDEO>Firefighters are making progress on a massive wildfire in northern Colorado that has destroyed more homes than a...
King George Animal Control and King George Health Officials are sending a warning to some county residents about dangerous an...
<VIDEO> A California man who was rescued off the coast of Mexico is spending Father's Day on a freighter bound for ...
<VIDEO> Syrian troops intensified shelling of rebel-held neighbourhoods in Homs on Sunday, according to activists who a...
<VIDEO> Tiger Woods is near the top of the leaderboard with a strong start in his quest for a fourth U.S. Open title. A...
<VIDEO> More than 1,200 people are helping fight roughly 80-square-mile wildfire in northern Colorado that has forced h...
<VIDEO> The northern Colorado wildfire blamed for one death has spread to 73 square miles and is 10 percent contained. ...
<VIDEO> At least one person was injured and some homes were damaged after an apparent tornado churned behind Venice, It...
<VIDEO> A construction worker was killed in a tunnel at Lake Mead after some material became loose and building pressur...
<VIDEO> Searchers in Peru have recovered the bodies of all 14 victims from Wednesday's helicopter crash in the snow...
<VIDEO> Western Florida is forecast to receive more rain on Monday. About 15 inches of rain fell in Pensacola over the ...
<VIDEO> Searchers in Peru have recovered the bodies of 13 of the 14 people who died in a helicopter crash high in the A...
<VIDEO> Firefighters on Sunday were fighting wildfires that have spread quickly in parched forests in Colorado and New ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal appeals court has thrown out a rule that allows nuclear power plants to store radioactive waste a...
<VIDEO> Amateur video footage uploaded on Thursday showed what activists claimed was a Syrian army helicopter firing on...
<VIDEO> More than a year after a tsunami devastated Japan, killing thousands and washing millions of tons of debris int...
<VIDEO> Tornadoes and hail struck Colorado and Wyoming on Thursday, damaging homes and other structures. At least one p...
<VIDEO> A senior executive with Coca-Cola Co. says New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's proposal to ban the sale of l...
SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) - A federal agriculture official has helped re-launch Virginia log exports to China after forestry exports ...
<VIDEO> From the U.S. to South Korea, people around the world turned their attention to the daytime sky on Tuesday and ...
<VIDEO> The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City is raising thousands of honey bees on its rooftop. The iconic hotel ...
<VIDEO> Bart Jansen, a Dutch artist, turned his dead cat Orville, named after Orville Wright, into a remote-controlled ...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Retail giant Costco will pay $3.6 million for alleged environmental violations under a settlement with...
<VIDEO> One year later, farmers in Iowa and Nebraska are still fighting sand left by Missouri River flood.
<VIDEO> Sheep hit motorists in the Australian city of Melbourne, after a truck carrying hundreds of them them rolled on...
<VIDEO> Kentucky's "Turtleman" Ernie Brown has made a living out catching pesky critters that have become...
<VIDEO> Severe thunderstorms left hail as large as four inches in Oklahoma City overnight severely damaged homes and ca...
<VIDEO> A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has shaken northern Italy Tuesday. Video shows evacuees from another earthquake yell...
<VIDEO> In the trees and grasses of the South, there is a growing number of unwanted visitors that at best are an itchy...
<VIDEO> Usually folks are upbeat and busy in May, the month when shrimpers get back to work in Louisiana's rich wat...
<VIDEO> A fire on a nuclear-powered submarine at a Maine shipyard has injured six people, including a firefighter. Fire...
<VIDEO> Authorities in northeast Arkansas say one person was killed and another person was injured when two crop-duster...
<VIDEO> An outdoor wedding ceremony in rural central Kansas made for some memorable wedding photos and video. Caleb and...
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) - A Timberville dairy producer has paid a $6,825 fine for allowing manure to spill into the North Fork...
<VIDEO> Carrying small American flags and wearing T-shirts bearing the names of loved ones who died when a massive torn...
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Bud is maintaining maximum sustained winds near 40 mph (65 kph) amid predictions that it will str...
<VIDEO> A surprisingly high percentage of the missing persons in the U.S. are black people. However, missing blacks don...
<VIDEO> One day after a deadly earthquake struck northern Italy, damage estimates are being tallied for the region'...
MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has cited a private zoo in Mechanicsville for violating a feder...
MINERAL, Va. (AP) - Country singer Alan Jackson has raised more than $150,000 to help a Virginia county rebuild schools damag...
MINERAL, Va. (AP) - Country singer Alan Jackson has raised more than $150,000 to help a Virginia county rebuild schools damag...
<VIDEO> Music legend Robin Gibb has died after his battle with cancer ; Top music stars attend the 2012 Billboard Music...
<VIDEO> Millions in Asia and the Western U.S. Were looking up as a rare "ring of fire" eclipse crossed the sk...
<VIDEO> Thousands of demonstrators upset with the war in Afghanistan, climate change and the erosion of union rights ma...
<VIDEO> One of the worst quakes to hit northeast Italy in hundreds of years rattled the region around Bologna early Sun...
A foundation working to repair earthquake damage at a historic home in Culpeper County is getting help from the federal gover...
<VIDEO> The Oregon Board of Education voted to require state schools to retire their Native American mascots within fiv...
<VIDEO> Utah wildlife officials say they planned to release a moose into the wild after it went on a jaunt through neig...
<VIDEO> Coffee buzz: Java drinkers may live a little longer, according to a new study that linked longevity to at least...
<VIDEO> Towns in Western Maryland are preparing for the upcoming G8 Summit. The summit's local impact is expected t...
<VIDEO> U.S. nuclear power regulators are requiring fewer exercises for major accidents and recommending that fewer peo...
Fed Ex is ahead of the curb with new federal fuel efficiency standards and ahead of their own goal.Its' Vice President of...
Two West Virginia rivers are now listed among the nation's 10 most endangered.At number 1 on American Rivers' annual ...
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - Dozens of fly swatters bearing logos of collegiate and professional sports teams have been washing up o...
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - A National Academy of Sciences panel that examined the prospect of uranium mining in Virginia has ...
<VIDEO> Firefighters continued to battle a wildfire Monday in northern Arizona that has forced residents from their hom...
<VIDEO> A Soyuz spacecraft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Tuesday. The spacecraft is carrying t...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power is facing additional federal inspections at its North Anna Nuclear Power Station...
<VIDEO> Hotshot crews, air tankers and helicopters are battling wildfires in Arizona. The Sunflower blaze in the Tonto ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The state and federal governments are allocating $1.69 million to clean up damage caused by acid mine dr...
<VIDEO> An archaeologist with help from the National Geographic Society discovers a never-before-seen Maya calendar in ...
Germanna Community College unveils its new, high-tech Science & Engineering Building and Information Commons at 1:00 p.m....
<VIDEO> A judge overturned a nearly $10,000 small-claims judgment against American Honda Motor Co. that was won by a ca...
<VIDEO> South Korea says it has found smuggled drug capsules from China containing the dried, powdered flesh from dead ...
<VIDEO> A dispatcher for the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department officials on the scene reported that a tornado ...
<VIDEO> The National Park Service is encouraging people to leave the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park...
Many people simply had nowhere to hide last year when killer tornadoes bore down on places like Smithville, Miss., Tuscaloosa...
Don Omar and Prince Royce top Billboard Latin Awards; Gregg Allman postponing book tour for heart tests; Robert Redford prais...
<VIDEO> The problem of birds living near some of the nation's busiest airports is coming under renewed scrutiny aft...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - George Mason University researchers are assessing the potential for renewable energy to satisfy Virginia...
<VIDEO>With the anniversary of the deadly Tuscaloosa and Joplin tornadoes approaching, forecasters are preparing for mo...
<VIDEO> As solar panels become more popular, some people who want to install them are encountering opposition from neig...
Private investors stake money on robotic rockets to mine near Earth asteroids for rare minerals and water. Project to start b...
Officials at Rappahannock Electric Cooperative are concerned that new source performance standards instituted by the EPA will...
<VIDEO> An international animal advocacy group rescues orphaned Russian bear cubs and raises them to release them back ...
BALTIMORE (AP) - The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is defending the model used by the Environmental Protection Agency to create t...
<VIDEO>Residents near Mexico's active Popocatepetl volcano worry about the possibility of further eruptions. Author...
<VIDEO>Two space shuttles come nose-to-nose in a rare meeting. The AP's Lee Powell says Discovery is about to becom...
Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists are finding trouble in the oiled Gulf of Mexico: Fish with lesion...
Zoo Atlanta officials have started a program where visitors have the opportunity to feed select zoo animals, including pandas
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Authorities in Mexico have raised the alert level for the Popocatepetl volcano southeast of Mexico City du...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Authorities in Mexico have raised the alert level for the Popocatepetl volcano southeast of Mexico City du...
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Structural engineers at the University of California, San Diego, have begun a series of tests subjecting a f...
.SYDNEY (AP) - A strong earthquake has struck the South Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea. There are no immediate rep...
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Ford Motor Company will become the first manufacturer in NASCAR history to supply an all-electric car ...
As tornadoes bore down on central Kansas, students from one Wichita high school were forced into a storm shelter - on their p...
At least 120 tornadoes were reported across the Midwest and Plains states early Sunday. The severe weather left at least five...
UNDATED (AP) - A weather system that's triggered thunderstorms and spawned tornadoes in the nation's midsection is we...
<VIDEO>Record snowfall around Anchorage, Alaska mean the moose are coming to town, this year in what seem to be heavier...
A new conservation campaign is sending a musical message to policy makers and Hispanics in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Co...
North Korea fired a long-range rocket Friday, South Korean and U.S. officials said, defying international warnings against mo...
The stage rigging that collapsed and killed seven people during last summer's Indiana State Fair wasn't up to industr...
COVINGTON, Va. (AP) - Firefighters continue to battle wildfires that have burned more than 14,000 acres in Virginia.The large...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A 5.9-magnitude earthquake has struck about 160 miles off the Oregon coast, but there are no reports of...
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) - Parts of Interstate 64 have been reopened while other Virginia roads remain closed because of wildfires ...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Federal regulators have scheduled meetings with Dominion Virginia Power to discuss apparent violations a...
<VIDEO>A Tsunami warning is in effect for nations around the Indian Ocean, after a magnitude 8.7 earthquake struck Indo...
In 1992, the Miami Marine Stadium was closed after Hurricane Andrew ripped across Florida. Since then, it has been allowed to...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Gov. Bob McDonnell has vetoed at least seven bills passed by the 2012 General Assembly and amended dozen...
The average price of gasoline could surpass $4 per gallon nationwide as early as this week. It's already $3.93 per gallon...
Yuanyuan, China's first artificially-bred polar bear, turned 100 days old on Sunday. Staff at Penglai Oceanic Polar World...
A tanker that was struck from behind by another vehicle burst into flames late Saturday, shutting down parts of California...
Approximately two-thousand mourners attended the funeral of an elderly Greek man who killed himself in Athens earlier this we...
If you've ever wanted to feed a Komodo dragon Zoo Atlanta can make that happen. The Georgia zoo has started a new program...
The U.S. Coast Guard used cannon fire to sink an empty Japanese ship in the Gulf of Alaska. The "ghost ship" drifte...
OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard says it has unleashed cannon fire at a Japanese vessel set adrift by last...
New Zealand authorities filed charges against the company that owns the cargo ship Rena, which grounded off the country's...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A state panel examining the prospect of uranium mining in Virginia met with critics who feel the process...
A German retiree has fulfilled a lifelong Easter ambition. Volker Kraft now has 10,000 decorated eggs hanging on his tree.
In the Dallas suburb of Lancaster, some homes are in ruins, while others are still standing -- in the aftermath of tornadoes ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Storm surveyors are fanning across North Texas today trying to determine how many tornadoes touched d...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Thousands are still without power and hundreds of homes are damaged after tornadoes ripped across Dal...
Emergency officials told confused residents not to worry after they reported a fire on the outskirts of Denver, including at ...
Jeffery Haas was driving in Kennedale, Texas, south of Fort Worth, when he recorded video of an apparent tornado.
Fishermen in Maine are cashing in on tiny translucent baby eels that make their way up the state's streams and rivers eac...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico has been shaken by a strong apparent aftershock from a powerful earthquake a couple of weeks ago. ...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Virginia's offshore winds are attracting global interest. Eight companies have expressed interest in...
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Charlottesville residents are being asked to conserve water as part of a national competition.The...
Colorado's deputy state forester is apologizing for a deadly 6-square-mile wildfire apparently sparked by an ember that j...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Interior Department is moving toward allowing studies in the Atlantic Ocean that could ultimately res...
One person has been found dead in a Colorado wildfire that burned more than 4 square miles and destroyed at least five homes ...
ATLANTIC, Va. (AP) - After several delays, NASA has launched five rockets from Virginia that are part of a study of the jet s...
Leaders at the nuclear summit in South Korea posed for a group photo on Tuesday. The leaders are discussing ways to stop nucl...
The maker of "pink slime" suspended operations Monday at three of four plants where the beef ingredient is made, sa...
Tiger Woods captured a PGA Tour event for the first time in 30-months with his five-shot win over Graeme McDowell at the the ...
If you felt the bed shake while you were asleep last night you felt the latest in a series of aftershocks from last August...
Three people became stranded in the Rappahannock River last evening had to be rescued by emergency personnel.Stafford County ...
The Situation receiving treatment; One Direction make history, North Carolina prepares for 'Hunger Games'
Washington's famous cherry blossoms have endured wars, weather and hungry beavers. Some of the original trees planted 100...
With spring gas prices at their highest levels ever, drivers seem to be reconsidering travel plans, while politicians clash l...
Allergy season has come early and hit with a wheezing vengeance in parts of the South and Midwest this year, thanks largely t...
A centre at Ocean Park in Hong Kong says it's successfully breeding penguins, with 15 Gentoo and Rockhopper babies born i...
Zsa Zsa Gabor's daughter files for conservatorship; Tornado-hit school wins Lady Antebellum show; UK pop group One Direct...
At least two tornadoes touched down in central Texas on Monday, injuring at least eight people and damaging about 30 building...
A southern Indiana high school wrecked by tornadoes won a free concert by country music stars Lady Antebellum thanks to a riv...
A strong 7.4-magnitude earthquake hit central and southern Mexico on Tuesday, damaging some 800 homes near the epicenter and ...
A strong, long 7.6-magnitude earthquake with an epicenter in Guerrero state on Tuesday, followed by an aftershock that shook ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - A strong, long 7.9 earthquake with an epicenter in Guerrero state shook central southern Mexico on Tuesday...
You either love it or you hate it, but traditionally Kiwis adore their sticky black Marmite sandwich spread _ running short n...
ATLANTA (AP) - As the hot-air balloon rose into the Georgia sky, skydiver Dennis Valdez remembers seeing a thunderstorm brewi...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Dominion Virginia Power is telling the federal government that it's interested in leasing areas off ...
A poaching attack on three rhino in southern South Africa in early March has shocked teams at a game reserve there. White rhi...
The supermodel and Goodwill Ambassador heads to Africa to protect the elephants. See her feed the animals.
North Korean television aired pictures of the country's new leader, Kim Jong Un, commanding live-fire drills involving al...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Four more steam generator tubes have failed during pressure tests at a Southern California nuclear reactor...
It's officially still winter, but many people are already enjoying spring-like temperatures. Bugs are taking advantage of...
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