Hundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi's capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy and were found stabbed to death last week in their home in one of the poorest counties of the state. Bail was denied during the initial court appearance for the
After a summer of racial and political tensions, Aurora schools are seeking to help returning students address recent national events and build relationships with the city and police department. As part of that effort, some Aurora high school students are set to gather Thursday with Aurora city
Sisters Mary and Deborah Jones are among the few women barbecue pitmasters in the Kansas City area. Together they work in their cramped quarters at Jones BBQ, located at 6706 Kaw Drive in Kansas City, Kan. The pit is located outside the restaurant. …
The Central Pacific Hurricane Center has issued a hurricane watch for the Big Island of Hawaii as Hurricane Madeline closes in on the island.
Forecaster Derek Wroe says the storm should be near or over the Big Island by Wednesday.
Madeline was a Category 3 hurricane at midday Monday and may strengthen over the next 12 to 24 hours.
But it's expected to weaken Tuesday because of upper atmosphere conditions.
The Center's advisory on Madeline says Big Island residents could experience hurricane force winds, heavy rain and high surf on Wednesday.
Madeline was 630 miles east of Hilo on Monday and moving west northwest at 10 mph.
The hurricane had sustained winds near 115 mph.
The countdown to the season opener is now flashing red numbers over the Bears and Pernell McPhee. By 3 p.m. Saturday, the team must decide whether the rugged outside linebacker is fit enough to come off the physically unable to perform list. Keeping him on it would ensure he misses at least the