The Latest: Comedian Buress lauded online over Cosby verdict 2018-04-27T00:40:42Z 2018-04-26T15:08:48Z 2018-04-27T00:40:42Z The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial says the six alternate jurors will get an hour with the courthouse comfort dog before being sent back to their hotel. US to end special protections for 9,000 Nepalese immigrants 2018-04-26T22:19:30Z 2018-04-26T17:49:09Z 2018-04-26T22:19:29Z The Trump administration has decided to end special protections for an estimated 9,000 Nepalese immigrants in the United States. Correction: Hotshots Statue story 2018-04-24T20:57:11Z 2018-04-22T09:04:46Z 2018-04-24T20:57:05Z A statue has been unveiled honoring 19 members of a firefighting team known as the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in a 2013 Arizona wildfire. Dozens injured after earthquake in southeast Turkey 2018-04-24T12:07:41Z 2018-04-24T08:35:46Z 2018-04-24T12:07:41Z Turkish officials say an earthquake shook southeastern Turkey, lightly injuring dozens and causing damage to buildings.
Volcano in southern Japan erupts for 1st time in 250 years 2018-04-24T04:31:39Z 2018-04-20T06:24:23Z 2018-04-24T04:31:38Z A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and the authorities have set up a no-go zone around the mountain. After brief relief, forecasts indicate drought will continue 2018-04-23T23:27:40Z 2018-04-23T17:36:56Z 2018-04-23T23:27:39Z Recent showers temporarily relieved drought conditions in parts of the southwestern United States, but dry weather will persist through the summer. 'Caddyshack' redux: Bid to smoke out woodchuck burns 2 acres 2018-04-23T21:57:19Z 2018-04-23T21:46:19Z 2018-04-23T21:57:11Z A Maine apple orchard employee's attempt to channel the soul of Bill Murray's character in "Caddyshack" has ended with a similar result. Quake, at least 5.5 in magnitude, strikes southern Iran 2018-04-19T13:45:06Z 2018-04-19T07:21:54Z 2018-04-19T13:44:50Z US Geological Survey: Magnitude 5.5 quake hits southern Iran near nuclear plant; felt in Bahrain, Persian Gulf. Shallow Indonesia quake kills 3, damages hundreds of homes 2018-04-19T06:23:52Z 2018-04-19T04:01:50Z 2018-04-19T06:22:26Z A shallow earthquake in central Indonesia has killed three people and damaged more than 300 homes. Excavator blamed for island-wide blackout in Puerto Rico 2018-04-18T22:55:03Z 2018-04-18T17:33:50Z 2018-04-18T22:54:54Z An island-wide blackout has hit Puerto Rico, which is struggling with an increasingly unstable power grid nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria hit the U.S. territory.
Winds ease but deadly wildfires endure in Southwest US 2018-04-18T22:16:43Z 2018-04-18T18:34:53Z 2018-04-18T22:16:43Z Firefighters are battling massive wildfires that have destroyed homes and other buildings in parts of Colorado, Kansas and Oklahoma.
Mudslide survivors find hope in recovered belongings 2018-04-18T09:34:11Z 2018-04-17T06:50:45Z 2018-04-18T09:34:11Z Months after the mudslides nearly wiped the small community of Montecito off the map and killed 23 people, those who survived are still looking for and finding their belongings in the deep and hardened sludge.
Rescue crews airlift hundreds stranded after Hawaii storm 2018-04-18T05:15:06Z 2018-04-18T03:01:17Z 2018-04-18T05:14:56Z Hundreds of people have been airlifted out of dangerous floodwaters on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, but authorities said Tuesday that others are still stranded at evacuation centers. Forecasters warn of rare, life-threatening wildfire weather 2018-04-18T00:54:55Z 2018-04-17T12:20:09Z 2018-04-18T00:54:55Z Forecasters are warning of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklahoma continue battling blazes that have killed two people so far. Oklahoma wildfires kill 2; threat nears historic level 2018-04-17T12:12:56Z 2018-04-16T20:57:56Z 2018-04-17T12:12:56Z Wildfires that have killed two people in western Oklahoma are nearing conditions the National Weather Service hasn't seen in at least a decade because of the mixture of high temperatures, low humidity and heavy winds.
Spring storm spawns tornado that kills 1, dumps heavy snow 2018-04-16T22:44:52Z 2018-04-16T22:40:22Z 2018-04-16T22:44:00Z A mid-April storm that pushed across the U.S. created a tornado in the South that killed a person, coated the Upper Midwest with 2 feet of snow and eventually soaked the Northeast with rain.
Spring storm moves east after blanketing central US in snow 2018-04-16T14:15:54Z 2018-04-15T05:18:02Z 2018-04-16T14:15:08Z Flights canceled, roadways treacherous as deadly storm system hits central US with heavy snow, wind and rain.
The Latest: State of emergency issued in North Carolina city 2018-04-16T05:32:05Z 2018-04-15T15:28:00Z 2018-04-16T05:32:05Z A spring storm is moving east after dumping up to 2 feet of snow on parts of the Upper Midwest.
The Latest: Minneapolis airport reopens after blizzard 2018-04-15T13:14:10Z 2018-04-14T17:44:36Z 2018-04-15T13:13:56Z A storm system stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Great Lakes has dumped a foot of snow on parts of the upper Midwest and is being blamed for at least two deaths.
Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms 2018-04-15T04:58:28Z 2018-04-14T10:15:51Z 2018-04-15T04:58:28Z A potent spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains. System spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in the Plains 2018-04-14T03:49:47Z 2018-04-13T21:16:11Z 2018-04-14T03:49:44Z A potent, slow-moving spring storm system that's expected to persist through the weekend has begun raking the Plains and Midwest, bringing blizzard conditions to South Dakota and the threat of tornadoes from Texas and Louisiana north all the way to Iowa.
Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas facing tornado and wildfire threats 2018-04-12T22:29:09Z 2018-04-07T16:27:55Z 2018-04-12T22:28:44Z Emergency officials in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas are bracing for the start of what's historically the most active time of year for tornadoes while also facing wildfire threats because of severe drought conditions. Earthquakes in northwest Oklahoma include magnitude 4.6 2018-04-12T18:59:28Z 2018-04-07T15:07:47Z 2018-04-12T18:59:25Z The U.S. Geological Survey reports four earthquakes in northwest Oklahoma, including one of magnitude of 4.6 that was felt in Kansas and Missouri.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some