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In The Midst Of A Historic Lull, Atlantic Hurricane Season Kicks Off

In The Midst Of A Historic Lull, Atlantic Hurricane Season Kicks OffThe 2014 Atlantic hurricane season is now officially upon us. And it comes in the midst of a historic lull.

Chipotle Tells Its Customers Not To Bring Guns To Its Restaurants

Chipotle Tells Its Customers Not To Bring Guns To Its RestaurantsChipotle Mexican Grill, the fast food chain, is asking its customers not to bring guns into its restaurants.

Florida Rabble-Rouser Seeks To Open Civic Meeting With Satanist Prayer

Florida Rabble-Rouser Seeks To Open Civic Meeting With Satanist PrayerA Florida rabble-rouser wants the city of Deerfield Beach to allow him to say a satanist prayer at the beginning of a council meeting.

2 Feet Of Rain Causes Massive Flooding In Florida, Alabama

2 Feet Of Rain Causes Massive Flooding In Florida, AlabamaExtreme rainfall in much of the East and parts of the South is causing major problems, with Florida's Panhandle and southern Alabama — which got more than 2 feet of rain in 24 hours — bearing the brunt of the onslaught.

Is There A Method To Your March Madness?

Is There A Method To Your March Madness?The odds are that somebody in your office or shop is trying to get you to toss a few bucks into the pool and fill out the brackets for this year's NCAA men's basketball tournament, which gets underway tonight.

Penn State Picks New President: Florida State’s Eric Barron

Penn State Picks New President: Florida State’s Eric BarronPenn State University, which dismissed its president and its legendary football coach in late 2011 for their roles in dealing with allegations that an assistant coach had been molesting young boys, announced Monday that Florida State University President Eric Barron is leaving the Sunshine State to be PSU's next leader.

Emergencies Declared As Deep Freeze Hits Deep South

Emergencies Declared As Deep Freeze Hits Deep South"Snow and ice are rare in typically balmy places like New Orleans, Mobile and the Florida panhandle, but officials are warning residents to get ready for significant accumulations and bitter cold."

Looking To Escape The Deep Freeze? Head To Alaska

Looking To Escape The Deep Freeze? Head To AlaskaThe National Weather Service is warning, once again, that brutally cold weather is going to be spreading across much of the nation, from the upper Midwest down to the deep South and up through the mid-Atlantic, Northeast and New England.

Congress Renews Ban On X-Ray-Evading Plastic Guns

Congress Renews Ban On X-Ray-Evading Plastic GunsCongress voted to renew a ban on plastic firearms that can skirt airport detectors, but Republican lawmakers blocked efforts to tighten the restrictions.

Rate Of Coastal Wetlands Loss Has Sped Up, U.S. Study Says

Rate Of Coastal Wetlands Loss Has Sped Up, U.S. Study SaysThe U.S. lost an average of 80,000 acres of coastal wetlands from 2004 to 2009, according to the latest data published by federal agencies.