Khapra beetle is discovered in rice shipment from India. US interceptions of khapra beetle are up dramatically this year.
Aircraft create more rain near airports by punching holes in the clouds, effectively seeding the clouds, according to a new study of the phenomenon.
Former Utah Governor and former US Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman (c.) stands with his family after announcing he will run as a Republican candidate for US president on June 21 at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, N.J., on June 21.
The Christmas storm of 2010, which dropped 31 inches of snow on some parts of New England and crippled New York City, will likely stand out as a memory-maker, something to tell the grandkids about – especially if you got stuck in the national air traffic snarl or localized mayhem in New York, where police cars got stuck in drifts and New Yorkers yelled at the mayor for failing to keep the streets clear. But the past decade – the snowiest since the 1970s – had several other memorable winter storms. Here's the five that got the most attention – and did the most damage.
Clouds pass over Manteno, Ill., on Oct. 26, as a storm producing high winds passes through the area.
Dan Rostenkowski, who died Aug. 11, was remembered at a funeral service at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, the same church where he was baptized and confirmed as a child.
China UFO sightings continued Thursday in the eastern part of the country. Last week, Xiaoshan Airport in Hangzhou closed for two hours when an unidentified object hovered over the skies.
The snow-covered Pir Panjal mountain range in Kashmir is seen from the window of an airplane.
Worst flight delays on Thursday morning came in Atlanta, Washington, and New York area. FAA grapples, again, with flight-plan computer glitch.