DENVER (AP) Ã¢Â€Â” The jet stream hunkered to the south Wednesday, promising to bring nearly a week of temperatures that could dip to minus 20 or worse in the northern midsection of the country, and forcing much of the rest of the nation to deal with unexpectedly cool temperatures.
MEXICO CITY (AP) Ã¢Â€Â” Mexican troops and federal police kept a nighttime watch on a rural field where thieves abandoned a stolen shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60, while officials began planning the delicate task of recovering the dangerous material.
The cold temperatures prompted the town of Paradise to prepare for their expected first snow fall on Friday.
It was a packed Shasta County Board of Supervisors chambers Wednesday afternoon.
Two elderly couples in Chico and Oroville have been scammed by people claiming to be their grandchildren.
The Redding BloodSource center is hoping the community will be in a giving spirit and donate this holiday season.
J.P. Tokoto had 12 points and a career-high 10 rebounds to help North Carolina beat No. 1 Michigan State 79-65 on Wednesday night, giving the Tar Heels another impressive victory in their inconsistent season.
LaMarcus Aldridge had a season-high 38 points and added 13 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers snapped Oklahoma City's eight-game winning streak with a 111-104 victory over the Thunder on Wednesday night.
It's not just fans and analysts who are noticing that the Eastern Conference is hurting.
Carmelo Anthony believes the New York Knicks are a joke. And he wants to start the process of changing that perception in a nationally televised game against the struggling Nets on Thursday night in Brooklyn.