The overnight cool-down had many rural Iowans checking their stocks of propane. And those that we low kept Craig Wolfensperger, who delivers the fuel for ECI Co-op in Waterloo, busy. Propane is used to dry crops during the harvest …
There's a mix of gray, blue and yellow in the skies outside Chicagoist's Bridgeport headquarters and the leaves are slowly flying off the trees, which is as expected as the forecasts from Skilling Central and Accuweather are calling for partly …
Weather experts said storms move so quickly there might not be enough time to properly warn the armada of 4,500 vessels involved in the cleanup efforts and drilling of two relief wells. “In the event that a storm crosses over the oil spill …
Gusts of 85 mph (135 kph) were recorded at the weather service's office in Valley, west of Omaha. Lightning blew siding and bricks off a home in Lincoln and a funnel cloud was spotted about 40 miles (65 kilometers) southwest of the city, …
Myrtle Beach
Stock markets are shut down today as the Northeast braces for Hurricane Sandy. It’s the first weather-related full-day shutdown in 27 years. The last was for Hurricane Gloria in 1985. NYSE Euronext says the exchange could be closed …
Stock market
First came the credit crunch, putting paid to over-borrowed banks like Northern Rock. Then came the full-blown banking crisis in which other major institutions – such as Halifax, Bradford & Bingley, Icesave and others – were forced into …
The Daily Telegraph
SAN ANGELO — During the nearly three-week run of the 85th annual San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo, more than 60,000 rodeo spectators and 150,000 folks will visit the fairgrounds and participate in the stock show, carnival and …
Weather
During Monday night's coverage of damage due to storm system Sandy, both CNN and the Weather Channel inaccurately reported that the New York Stock Exchange was under three feet of water. Meteorologist Chad Myers told Piers …
The Poynter Institute for Media Studies
A rally in Southeast Asian stocks may persist even if a Trump-induced trade spat with China erupts, as strategists see the region offering shelter from any global fallout. After taking a dive as expectations for faster U.S. interest-rate hikes …
Donald Trump