When five children of Orange Picker Allan Platt first appeared at the white public school in Mount Dora, Fla., Principal D. D
Police deployed tear gas and arrested 12 people on Sunday at Jerusalem’s holiest site, known to Jews as the Temple Mount and to Muslims as Haram Al-Sharif.
The sights and sounds of rocks rolling down mountainsides are common but still captivating phenomena for the residents of the Nile Valley in central Washington state. “Every morning I hear big rocks coming down,” said longtime valley resident Frank Koch
Researchers have raised the alert status at Mount Redoubt, a volcano in southern Alaska, after another increase in seismic activity. “Shallow earthquake activity under the volcano has been as high as 26 events per 10-minute period,” officials at the Alaska Volcano Observatory said Sunday in a statement announcing that the alert level was raised to “watch” status.