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Here’s How Frozen Alligators Survived Last Week’s Winter Blast

A viral video of alligators frozen in an icy pond at North Carolina’s Shallotte River Swamp Park has been the talk of social media, with many people wondering whether coldblooded crocodilians can survive in brutally ...
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Thousands in California ordered to evacuate over threat of mudslides

Officials have ordered thousands of people who were affected by recent wildfires in Southern California to evacuate as an upcoming winter storm poses a threat for mudslides and flash floods. Mandatory evacuations were issued for about 7,000 ...
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Ohio man found frozen to death by meal delivery driver

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 64-year-old Ohio man whose body was found on the front porch of his home by a meal delivery driver froze to death. The Akron Beacon Journal reports the Summit ...
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This is unacceptable’: Former linebacker, current teacher Aaron Maybin decries ...

Sadly, underfunded school departments and classrooms have become so common that there’s a website for teachers to ask for donations to help buy supplies as standard as reading books. But in some cities, the circumstances are ...
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Winter storm slams Southeast, forecast to explode as ‘bomb cyclone’ ...

A snowstorm is tearing through the Southeast today before it barrels north overnight, bringing heavy snow and strong winds. Snow already fell today in Tallahassee, Florida, and Savannah, Georgia, and now the wintry mix is now ...
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Magnitude 4.4 earthquake felt from New York City to Baltimore

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake shook the east coast of the U.S. on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage to buildings. The USGS initially reported the magnitude at ...
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Bali’s Mount Agung Has First Major Volcano Eruption Since 1963

Indonesian and regional authorities heightened flight warnings around Bali’s Mount Agung on Sunday as the volcano’s eruptions sent a plume of volcanic ash and steam more than 6,000 meters into the skies above the popular ...
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Puerto Rico Has Cremated 911 Bodies Since Hurricane Maria

The Puerto Rican government allowed 911 bodies to be cremated since Hurricane Maria made landfall, and that not one of them were physically examined by a government medical examiner to determine if it should be ...
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2 Women Lost at Sea for 5 Months Survived Shark ...

Two women mariners adrift in the Pacific Ocean for five months endured two days of shark attacks on their sailboat and major storms before being rescued by a U.S. Navy warship nearly 5,000 miles from their intended ...
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Who Just Got The $300M Contract for Puerto Rico Contract?

Members of Congress from both parties on Tuesday called for an investigation into a $300 million contract awarded to a small company based in Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s hometown of Whitefish, Montana. The Puerto Rico ...
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WTF | Hurricane Maria Victims Recruited to Give Aid Workers ...

Amid the devastation occurring in Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria, a doctor claims federal aid workers organized a “spa day” for themselves while on the clock. On Thursday, The Rachel Maddow Show reported devastated Puerto Ricans were ...
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San Juan Mayor Responds To Trump’s Attacks: ‘I Was Asking ...

The president attacked her “nasty” criticism of the government’s management, and said the people of Puerto Rico of want “everything to be done for them.” The mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Saturday defended ...