An update on sequestration

COLUMBUS, Ga.- A couple of weeks ago, a media campaign aiming to prevent future cuts at Fort Benning was launched. Since the launch, the cam…

Single-dose liquid laundry detergents are convenient and easy to use. But they can also be poisonous. In the first six months of this year, poison-control centers received more than 6,000 reports of young children ingesting the pods or getting them in their eyes or on their skin.

Special report: Pods of danger!


Those highly concentrated pods are more harmful than regular liquid detergent. Consumer Reports has been warning about the dangers since the…

In this July 28, 2015 photo, a boy wades in the beach waters of Flamengo, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Rio Olympic organizing committee's website states that a key legacy of the games will be 'the rehabilitation and protection of the area's environment, particularly its bays and canals" in areas where water sports will take place.

Rio’s Olympic water rife with sewage

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America’s first games are …

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More Storms Today; Less This Weekend

The prospect for showers and thunderstorms looks to be a bit better today.  A combination of heat, humidity, and a surface trough will resul…


July Heat

It’s been a hot month for sure, but it hasn’t been the hottest. Here’s a more in-depth look at what we’ve seen over the past five years.