Millions in Texas without power as deadly storm brings snow, freezing weather

A deadly winter storm pummeling the country’s South and the heartland left millions without power in Texas early Tuesday and spawned a possible tornado that killed at least three people in North Carolina. More freezing weather and dangerous travel conditions were predicted in the coming days. The suspected tornado that hit North Carolina’s Brunswick County […]

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Garbage truck driver arrested in California Sandalwood fire that killed two people

Antonio Ornelas-Velazquez is accused of igniting the deadly fire that burned more than 1,000 acres in 2019. A California garbage truck driver has been arrested in connection with the 2019 Sandalwood fire that killed two people and burned more than 1,000 acres, authorities said. Antonio Ornelas-Velazquez was taken into custody on Saturday by peace officers […]

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3 dead after 3 separate Valentine’s Day avalanches in Montana and Colorado

Across the Rockies on Valentine’s Day, avalanches killed three people in three separate incidents, according to local authorities. Just before noon on Sunday, an avalanche in Beehive Basin, near Big Sky, Montana, swept two splitboarders away and partially buried one. The partially buried splitboarder was injured as snow pushed him through trees. Later identified by […]

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