While Americans are focused on the after-effects of last weekend's blizzard along the East Coast and the ongoing effects of wet weather across much of California, thousands of people in Australia are rushing to get to dry ground because of "the worst floods in 50 years."
"Denmark's intelligence service on Wednesday arrested four people suspected of planning an 'imminent'' terror attack against a newspaper that printed the controversial Prophet Muhammad cartoons," the Associated Press writes.The BBC says "a pistol fitted with a silencer was found on the group held in
Most flights resumed by Wednesday at airports in the Northeast that had been socked in by a major Christmas weekend snowstorm, but many stranded holiday travelers still were waiting to rebook and get home.Snowplows worked overtime to clear runways at some of the nation's busiest airports -- New York
A quick follow to last week's post about the man seen pulling a suitcase down a Harlem street -- a suitcase later found to have a woman's body inside.A suspect, 55-year-old Hassan Malik, is under arrest and prosecutors say he's admitted to police that he killed 28-year-old Betty Williams.
The day's weather news isn't very good for L.A."A fast-moving Arctic storm swung into Los Angeles County early Wednesday and was expected to bring powerful gusts later in the day," the Los Angeles Times writes.