Fourth of July celebrations

In America’s birthplace, Philadelphia recognized Independence Day with a parade and ceremony, even as remnants of Hurricane Arthur forced pe…


Fourth of July sales

Retail experts say that by July fourth, most people have already stocked up on summer goods, and stores are ready to clear shelves for the n…


Life as a mermaid

Don’t be surprised if you’re in a Baton Rouge, Louisiana pool and you bump into a “mermaid”.


Dust storm slams Phoenix

About 25,000 utility customers lost electricity in the Valley on Thursday night after a dust storm closely followed by rain felled power lin…