The Atlantic’s record-breaking “crazy” hurricane season got a bizarre European remake Friday as forecasters ran out of traditional names and trotted out the Greek alphabet for subtropical storm Alpha. And the geographically misplaced storm promptly sloshed ashore in Portugal. But wait there’s more. The busy Atlantic is beta testing the Greek alphabet as Beta formed […]
The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball season will begin Nov. 25, the day before Thanksgiving.
The NCAA men’s and women’s basketball season will begin Nov. 25, the day before Thanksgiving. The Division I Council voted Wednesday to push the start date back from the originally scheduled Nov. 10 as one of several precautions against the spread of coronavirus. The later start date coincides with the decision most schools made to […]
The Salvation Army has started its red kettle fundraising efforts early “in order to rescue Christmas.”
MADISON, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Madison decided Monday to eliminate spring break next semester in an effort to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The university’s Faculty Senate voted 140-7 to erase the nine-day break from the 2021 spring calendar. Officials said the move is designed to discourage students and staff from traveling long […]
This year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will be virtual due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — When flames chased Chuck and Janie Dee down the mountain two years ago, they thought they’d never be back. Yet there they were on Sunday, parking a camper next to their dirt lot and the shell of what had been their swimming pool, excited for their role in restoring their hometown […]
The 84th annual Manchester Road Race will still go on this Thanksgiving Day, but with some significant changes.
COVID-19 concerns have led to the on-site cancellation of the Manchester Road Race.
The road to recovery has been long, but Tennessee residents in the hard-hit Putnam County say they have a new outlook on life.