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Tropical Cyclone Jack Threatens Hunt for Missing Flight MH370

PERTH, Australia - A tropical cyclone was threatening to hamper the search for missing Flight MH370 in a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean on Monday, as a submarine drone neared the end of its mission with no sign of wreckage.







Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:13:18 GMT
Stay Home, Sea Dogs! Gale-Force Winds Warning For Calif. Coast

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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:02:56 GMT
Bridge Under Troubled Waters: Canoe Crosses Flooded River

Joe Keating pulls his son Joe along Willow Road through the flooded Otonabee River near Peterborough, Ontario on Friday, April 18. Spring run off is causing problems in much of central Ontario as warm temperatures finally melt snow and ice.







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:50:50 GMT
Vote for the Week in Pictures: April 10 - 17

Vote for the best image from the Week in Pictures. The winning image will be displayed next week.Last week's winner:







Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:15:51 GMT
Now a 'Pollen Vortex'? Wild Weather May Mean Allergy Nightmare

If the constant cold werent enough, a brutal winter has many speculating that the polar vortex will be replaced by a pollen vortex, leaving allergy sufferers sniffling and miserable.Alesia Kotek is ready for the worst.







Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:39:07 GMT
The Week in Pictures: April 10 - 17

Chile fire scorches, North Koreas marathon welcomes tourists, Holy Week brings penitents, an Orangutan gets a check-up and more.







Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:52:32 GMT
Spring Snow Chills Spirits and Buries Flowers

A cold front swept as far south as Louisiana on Tuesday, dumping several inches of snow in parts of upstate New York and an icy dusting in New York City overnight.







Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:35:35 GMT
Late Snowfall Brings Chill To Parts of U.S.

A late season storm brought snow to areas of the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic where less than a week before, temperatures were in the 70's and 80's.







Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:56:57 GMT
Wild Weather Whiplash Brings Record-Low Temps

An unusual cold snap has millions waking up to record-low temperatures. In some parts of the Northeast theres a fresh coating of snow.







Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:53:00 GMT
Mid-April Freeze to Chill Millions as Far South as Louisiana

An unusual cold snap will have people as far south as Louisiana reaching for their winter coats Wednesday.A mass of cold air that saw temperatures in the Plains plummet below freezing Tuesday has now shifted east and will hang over a large area of the inland U.S.







Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:48:01 GMT
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