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
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.
Roughly 6 million blacks migrated north during the 20th century, fleeing racial hatred in the South and seeking good jobs in places like Chicago, Detroit and Milwaukee. Now, many blacks are returning to the South — and especially to Georgia.According to the U.S.