4cast·in·5seconds Pleasant weather continues, though humidity will start to creep up a bit this weekend. run·down How nice has it been the last couple days? I mean, seriously! If you could script perfect, realistic late August weather in Houston, I would think the last couple days would be heavily influential. We’re not quite done with […]
Tropical Storm Erika has maintained a rather ragged appearance on satellite today, and despite some intermittent bursts of convection has weakened a little during the midday hours, with maximum sustained winds of 45 mph. Satellite image taken at 1:13 p.m. CT. Click to enlarge. (NOAA) This system remains a tricky one to forecast because of […]
Your sunrise summary of everything you need to know about weather in Houston. 4cast·in·5seconds Drier and warm, with another pleasant evening. run·down It’s a lovely morning — for August — with temperatures ranging from the mid-60s to about 70 degrees, and less humidity. Drier air will continue to move into the region today from the […]
[...] when his family drove here from Maryland to pick him up and tried to pay the smugglers, the traffickers demanded an extra $900 for a total of $2,900 for his release. Posing as the man's relatives, deputy constables agreed to meet the suspects along Airline in north Houston and pay them the money in […]
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PARIS (AP) — European security and transport chiefs are urgently reconsidering train security after American passengers thwarted an Islamic extremist attack on a high-speed trip from Amsterdam to Paris.Baggage scans, identity checks and more armed guards are among measures being considered at an emergency meeting Saturday in Paris of interior ministers and transport ministers from […]
Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - Thousands of Malaysians streamed into central Kuala Lumpur on Saturday to call for the prime minister's ouster over corruption allegations and demand broader reforms, spurning warnings by police who have declared the rally illegal.Ordinary citizens converged on the capital's historic heart, many of them defiantly wearing the yellow t-shirts -- banned […]
CAIRO (AP) — Three Al-Jazeera English journalists awaited a verdict in their retrial Saturday in an Egyptian court, hoping for an end to their long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.The case against Canadian national Mohammed Fahmy, Australian journalist Peter Greste and Egyptian producer Baher Mohammed embroiled their journalism into […]