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NEW YORK | Balloons, blankets at frigid Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

NEW YORK — Bystanders are refusing to let cold temperatures put a damper on watching Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, breaking out the blankets and sleeping bags to watch the giant balloons go by. Tony Stout camped out with his extended family since 2 a.m. to make sure they got a good view of his son, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Balloons, blankets at frigid Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

NEW YORK | Diana Ross to headline frigid Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

NEW YORK— Diana Ross might be singing “Stop! In The Name of Gloves” by the time she’s done performing at New York City’s super chilly Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, which forecasters say could be the coldest ever. John Legend, Martina McBride and the Muppets from “Sesame Street” are also slated to perform in the frigid … Continue reading NEW YORK | Diana Ross to headline frigid Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Ash flows possible in burned N. California town

PARADISE, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 10 a.m. The National Weather Service says rain predicted for the Northern California decimated by a deadly wildfire could cause wet ash to flow down steep inclines in the mountainous region. That could complicate the efforts of crews that are searching for human remains, … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Ash flows possible in burned N. California town

LISBON, Portugal | Hurricane Leslie weakens as it heads toward Portugal, Spain

LISBON, Portugal  — Hurricane Leslie weakened slightly as is headed toward Portugal and Spain on Saturday, with forecasters expecting it to bring heavy rains and dangerous winds and surf to parts of the Iberian Peninsula. The Category 1 storm was hundreds of kilometers southwest of Lisbon, Portugal, and 935 kilometers (580 miles) east of the … Continue reading LISBON, Portugal | Hurricane Leslie weakens as it heads toward Portugal, Spain

PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Florida governor asks debate delay after storm

PANAMA CITY, Fla— The Latest on the impact of Hurricane Michael’s destructive path across the southeastern U.S. (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Forecasters say Tropical Storm Michael is speeding over the Carolinas on its way to the Atlantic Ocean. The National Hurricane Center says the storm is moving northeast at 23 mph (37 kph) with … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla | The Latest: Florida governor asks debate delay after storm

PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Michael still a hurricane hours after landfall

PANAMA CITY, Florida— The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times Eastern): 11 p.m. Forecasters say Michael is weakening but still a hurricane with 75-mph (120-kph) winds as it crosses central Georgia. The National Hurricane Center said Michael was located at 11 p.m. EDT Wednesday about 45 miles (70 kilometers) south-southwest of Macon, Georgia. The low-level … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Michael still a hurricane hours after landfall

PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Possible tornadoes reported in central Georgia

PANAMA CITY, Florida — The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times Eastern): 8:45 p.m. Hurricane Michael has begun weakening as it charges across southwestern Georgia with damaging winds and rains. It has dropped from a once formidable Category 4 to a bottom-tier Category 1 storm. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said the eye of … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Florida | The Latest: Possible tornadoes reported in central Georgia