Ronnie Houston refused to look up.As a tornado tore through his house Sunday in Joplin, Mo., Houston was crammed into his bathtub, holding tight to his wife and their granddaughter."I didn't see anything," Houston says. "I was just praying and kept my eyes shut."
The Obama administration reached out Tuesday to the Libyan rebels and said Moammar Gadhafi would "inevitably" be forced from power as the U.S.-backed NATO coalition launched a withering bombardment on the Libyan leader's stronghold of Tripoli.The NATO airstrikes struck in rapid succession shortly af
People across the country woke up Monday morning to a harrowing video posted on YouTube and shown on cable news shows.The person who posted it online says he filmed it in a convenience store, where people were taking shelter as a devastating tornado descended on the town of Joplin, Mo.
A deadly virus is spreading among horses in the Western United States and parts of Canada. The highly contagious equine herpes Virus-1 isn't a threat to humans. But it spreads easily among horses — and even llamas and alpacas.So far, it's caused scores of horse owners to quarantine their animals.