Jeremy Roberts sits on a cot at a warming shelter opened by the Harris County Precinct One Constables Office and the American Red Cross at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church as freezing weather moves through the region Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in Houston. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP)
January 16, 2018 - 7:44 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on wintry weather in the U.S. (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Snow is falling in the Atlanta area, where many school districts already have announced early dismissal times and cancellations ahead of the wintry weather. A steady snowfall was coming down Tuesday night on the...
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A flatbed tow truck carries a car along a road near Interstate 40 in snow and icy conditions on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 in Parkers Crossroads, Tenn. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)
January 12, 2018 - 9:28 pm
PARKERS CROSSROADS, Tenn. (AP) — James A. Jones saw enough cars stranded along the icy highway to know it was time to pull over as a winter storm blasted parts of Tennessee and Kentucky with sleet, freezing rain and snow Friday. Jones counted 25 cars stuck by the road as he drove from Memphis to...
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This photo provided by Nissan shows its brain-to-vehicle device. The driver of the vehicle wears the cap, which reads the driver's brain waves and uses them to help improve vehicle reaction times.(Courtesy of Nissan North America Inc. via AP)
January 10, 2018 - 6:11 am
Artificial intelligence that controls your infotainment screen. A vehicle that can read your brain. Cars that can see around blind corners. These are some of the automotive tech highlights of CES 2018 in Las Vegas. The event has increasingly become a way for automakers to preview their developments...
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In this photo provided by Santa Barbara County Fire Department, mud and debris flow due to heavy rain in Montecito. Calif., Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. A fire official says five people have been killed by mudslides that swept Southern California homes from their foundations as a powerful storm drenched recent wildfire burn areas. (Mike Eliason/Santa Barbara County Fire Department via AP)
January 09, 2018 - 8:03 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on deadly storms in California (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Flooding and mudslides from a deadly storm has shut down some 30 miles of a major coastal freeway between Northern and Southern California. The California Highway Patrol says Interstate 101 was closed Tuesday...
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January 05, 2018 - 3:52 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm that hit North Carolina (all times local): 3:50 p.m. North Carolina's governor is warning residents to remain cautious of icy roads as frigid temperatures hang around into the weekend. Gov. Roy Cooper issued a statement Friday that many primary...
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January 05, 2018 - 7:28 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Roads in southern South Carolina are still icy after a winter storm dropped as much as 8 inches (20 centimeters) of snow on the state this week. The National Weather Service has a winter weather advisory in effect Friday morning until 11 a.m. for the coastal part of the state...
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January 03, 2018 - 5:20 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on snow, sleet and freezing rain in eastern South Carolina (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Department of Public Safety Director Leroy Smith says South Carolina has not seen any deaths in this winter storm. The National Weather Service says up to 6 inches (15...
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In this Dec. 21, 2017 photo, Florida State Rep. Emily Slosberg poses for a photo at her office in Deerfield Beach, Fla. Slosberg is the lead sponsor of a bill that would strengthen the state's ban on texting while driving. Florida is one of the last states to not fully ban texting while driving. (AP Photo/Terry Spencer)
December 30, 2017 - 3:43 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Mark Wysocky says it is hard to separate texting drivers from drunken drivers as he cruises down a suburban interstate highway. Both weave. They speed up and slow down for no obvious reason and get too close to other cars. They endanger their...
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Samantha Dement-Graham shovels her neighbor's sidewalk on University Avenue in Dubuque, Iowa, on Dec. 29, 2017. Cold arctic air dipping further south than usual prompted Omaha, Nebraska, officials to cancel a New Year's Eve fireworks show as a three-day deep freeze chills celebrations in Iowa and Nebraska. The National Weather Service is warning of hazardous weather conditions as a deep freeze sets in with expected temperatures in some locations dipping near records not seen in more than 130 years. (Eileen Meslar/Telegraph Herald via AP)
December 29, 2017 - 8:18 pm
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Already winter-weary parts of the Midwest and East Coast are dealing with a mounting number of weather-related headaches, from highway pileups to frozen pipes and a rash of car thefts. And there's more to come. Bitter temperatures and snow squalls have been blamed for a handful...
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In this Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 photo, a border patrol agent stops a vehicle at a checkpoint in Pine Valley, Calif. California legalizes marijuana for recreational use on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, but that won't stop federal agents from seizing small amounts on busy freeways and backcountry highways. Marijuana possession will continue to be prohibited at eight Border Patrol checkpoints in California, a reminder that state and federal law collide when it comes to pot. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat)
December 27, 2017 - 12:16 pm
PINE VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — California legalizes marijuana for recreational use Monday, but that won't stop federal agents from seizing the drug — even in tiny amounts — on busy freeways and backcountry highways. Marijuana possession still will be prohibited at eight Border Patrol checkpoints in...
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