Governors in at least five states declared emergencies Thursday in anticipation of an arctic blast that threatens 32 million people in the South and the Midwest with snow, ice and bone-chilling temperatures plummeting by as much as 50 degrees.
An arctic blast that threatens 32 million people will knock out power by coating parts of the South and the Midwest with ice and send temperatures sinking by as much as 50 degrees Thursday, forecasters warned.
MSNBC host Martin Bashir resigned Wednesday followingcontroversy surrounding remarks he made on his show in November about former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin."Upon further reflection, and after meeting with the president of MSNBC, I have tendered my resignation," Bashir said in a statement.
Jameis Winston, the sensational quarterback of the top-ranked Florida State University football team and the leading candidate to win the Heisman Trophy, was cleared Thursday in a sexual assault investigation.A state prosecutor in Tallahassee, Willie Meggs, made the announcement.
One child was killed and four more injured on Thursday when a bus carrying elementary schoolchildren collided with a dump truck at a rural intersection in Idaho, west of Boise, a state police spokeswoman said.
Jameis Winston, the sensational first-year quarterback of the top-ranked Florida State Seminoles and the leading candidate to win the Heisman Trophy, will learn Thursday whether he faces prosecution for sexual assault.