The cold wave breaking low temperature records in the US in recent days continues spreading across the country and has taken at least 11 lives in the past 24 hours, local media reported on Wednesday.
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At least 78 tucuxi dolphins have been found dead in the past 17 days in Sepetiba Bay, located in Rio de Janeiro state, threatening the survival of one of Brazil"s most endangered marine mammals, environmentalists said Wednesday.
Al Franken on Tuesday presented his resignation from the US Senate, effective immediately, after eight women accused him in recent months of sexual misconduct, prompting the Minnesota Democrat late last year to say that he intended to step down.
Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch, the longest-serving conservative in the US upper house of Congress, on Tuesday announced his retirement at age 83, saying that he will not run for re-election in 2018.
Europe's top diplomat, Federica Mogherini, on Wednesday met in Havana with Cuban Foreign Trade and Investment Minister Rodrigo Malmierca at the start of her official visit to the island to strengthen relations and accelerate the implementation of the bilateral accord with the European Union.
You read that headline correctly. A “bomb cyclone”, or “bombogenesis”, is projected to impact Philadelphia with radically cold temperatures, dangerous gusts of wind, and plenty of snow. Here’s what you need to know, and what precautions you should take in case the meteorology reports are on target.
This year we have recommended around 140 artists through our weekly top. Today we select the best 10 albums on that list that have become Latin American musical milestones.
Parts of northern and central Mexico will experience frost, snow and temperatures below minus 5 C (23 F) from the same mass of arctic air that is covering much of the United States, the National Meteorological Service (SMN) said Wednesday.
The Reveillon, the traditional New Year"s Eve bash in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, drew 707,000 tourists, of whom 93,000 were foreign visitors, to iconic Copacabana Beach, the Culture Ministry said Wednesday.
The "I am an American Immigrant" campaign from AL DÍA News will spotlight the exceptional contributions of 12 immigrants in the Philadelphia region.
After the turbulent political panorama that 2017 has left behind, next year opens a new battlefield for the Latino representation in the legislative bodies.
SEPTA is using its website and social media platforms to invite passengers to join SEPTA Key, the company’s new fare system, and to inform riders that tokens sales are being phased out.
With the return of the Senate on Wednesday, lawmakers should put to work on issues that remained pending last year, including a potential agreement with the Deferred Action of Arrivals in Childhood (DACA).
R. Iván Lugo, CEO of the Hispanic Dental Association, is working to transform the way oral health professionals serve the Hispanic community.
Walter Mercado foresees that a nuclear war between U.S. and North Korea could erupt in 2018. Not good news by any stretch of the imagination.
This weekend, find out why Philadelphia isn’t a cultural wasteland.
The anti-immigration campaign of Donald Trump is beginning to bear fruit and these are the three key dates for what will come next.
The city has extended operations at its “warming center” to continue serving homeless individuals in Kensington and Fairhill.
For a gourmet start to the new year.
These are the new legislative measures that will be implemented in 2018.
To kick off 2018, I have a deal for CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin: I pledge not to start practicing law if Toobin promises to stop talking about what does or does not constitute journalism.
Philly's New DA Promises To Infuse 'Justice' Into An Arrogant Justice System
A group of more than 300 women has decided to open 2018 with an initiative to break the silent tradition of sexual harassment and bring the #MeToo revolution beyond Hollywood.
Is the mammoth Internet company targeting the second-largest discount retailer in the U.S?