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October 24, 2018

Powerful Hurricane Willa makes landfall in Mexico as Category 3 storm

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Willa, now a powerful Category 3 storm, has made landfall in Mexico with winds of 120 mph. The hurricane made landfall near Isla Del Bosque, Sinaloa, which is about 10 miles south of Escuinapa, according to the National Hurricane Center. A weather station near Marismas Nacionales recently reported a wind gust of up to 95 mph. Willa was about 70 miles south of Mazatlán, Mexico, Tuesday afternoon and is forecast to make landfall later in the day. As the storm made l..
October 24, 2018

Duchess Kate steps out in the late Princess Diana’s beloved tiara for state dinner

John Stillwell - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Duchess Kate stepped out in the late Princess Diana's beloved tiara for the Dutch state banquet at Buckingham Palace Tuesday night. Queen Elizabeth II hosted the dinner for King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands. Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall were also on hand for the banquet for 150 guests. The mom of three stunned in a light blue Alexander McQueen gown, which happened to be a ve..
October 23, 2018

Hurricane Willa to make landfall in Mexico as Category 3 storm

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Willa, now a Category 3 storm, is churning toward Mexico with winds up to 125 mph. Deadly storm surge is expected between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta, which has already seen heavy rain and flooding. Willa was passing over Las Islas Marias, Mexico, Tuesday morning and is forecast to make landfall Tuesday afternoon. As Willa continues inland, it will lose its tropical circulation but not tropical moisture, as heavy rains will continue into Texas on Wednesday. Flash..
October 23, 2018

China opens world’s longest sea bridge and tunnel connecting to mainland

iStock/Thinkstock(HONG KONG) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping inaugurated China’s latest mega-infrastructure project on Tuesday: The world’s longest sea crossing. The 34.2-mile bridge and tunnel that have been almost a decade in the making for the first time connect the semi-autonomous cities of Hong Kong and Macau to the mainland Chinese city of Zhuhai by road. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge spans the mouth of the Pearl River and significantly cuts the commuting time between the three cities...