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New Crayon Color Announced

Crayon-maker Crayola marked National Crayon Day by celebrating the retirement of "dandelion" and announcing its new Crayon color will be... Part of the blue family! The new addition's hue was not revealed entirely. Instead, Crayola said that more details…

Senate Passes Bill to Improve Weather Forecasting

(CNN) - Legislation to help the future of weather forecasting is headed to the president's desk. The Weather Research and Forecasting Innovation Act of 2017 cleared the Senate Wednesday with unanimous consent. It gives the go-ahead for NOAA and the…

Facebook Launches Personal Fundrasing Tool

(CNN) - Facebook is launching a personal fundraising feature in the U.S. over the next few weeks. Users will be able to raise money and donate to crises and other campaigns like tuition and funeral costs. Fundraisers will incur a…

Keystone XL/Environmental Group Sue Trump's Administration

(CNN) - Several environmental groups filed a federal lawsuit in Montana on Thursday. It's against the Trump administration's approvals of the Keystone XL pipeline. The lawsuit says, "The state department's issuance of a cross-border permit for the Keystone XL pipeline...…

Hank Aaron Statue Unveiled

Atlanta, GA (WSB) - A new statue is up in Atlanta in honor of Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron. The Braves unveiled the bronze structure on Wednesday in a ceremony at Suntrust Park. The statue is the crown jewel of monument…

Overhead Road Sign Collapses

Madison County, AL (WHNT) - A collapsed traffic sign blocked traffic in Madison County, Alabama on Thursday morning. The Alabama Department of Transportation says a truck brought down the sign after it went off the road, hit the guard rail…

Leonardo-DRS Bids to Build Aircraft

Macon County, AL (WSFA) - Leonardo-DRS has submitted a bid in the U.S. Air Force competition to assemble T100 aircraft at Tuskegee, Alabama's Moton Airfield. Alabama Governor Robert Bentley announced the bid on Thursday. He said if the global aerospace…

Cemex says it will Play No Roll in Border Wall

(CNN) - Mexico's largest cement company says it will not build president Trump's wall. The multinational building materials and construction firm may end up providing supplies to companies that do. Executives at Cemex clarified on Thursday the company would have…

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