Central US Hit By Floods After Tornadoes

Parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Tennessee and Kansas were either under a flash flood watch or flash flood warning on Sunday morning as thunderstorms battered several central states.

Mardi Gras Parades Start

Family Gras, a free street festival with parades and a food court of its own, is also scheduled for this weekend near New Orleans.

The Best Beaches In Cuba

Soon fewer Americans will need to obtain special permits from the U.S. government before going to Cuba.



A ‘Demolished Paradise’

Cabo San Lucas suffered the brunt of Hurricane Odile as the Category 3 storm tore across Mexico’s Baja California peninsula.

The $32 Billion Airport

Ready in about eight years, Al Maktoum International airport in Dubai will become the world's largest and able to handle 200 million passengers a year.