Cyclone watch issued as Oma approaches southeast coast
Prepare to witness the biggest & brightest Super Snowmoon tonight !!
South East Queensland braces for wild weather with approach of Cyclone Oma
Super Snow Moon on display through Tuesday morning
Get ready: Year's brightest supermoon nearly here
Fast facts about Groundhog Day 2019
03 February 2019, 04:10 | Dale Webster
Will Winter End? Top Facts About Groundhog Day
As the Midwest and East Coast try to recover from this week‚Äôs unsafe Arctic blast, Pennsylvania‚Äôs most famous groundhog is gearing up to reveal whether an early spring is on the way or if winter will stick around.
Following a week of frigid temperatures that gripped the Midwest, all eyes were on Pennsylvania's famed groundhog on Saturday in hopes of signs of relief. This, his male handlers in top hats dramatically said, signals an early start to spring and an end to winter. It's a. sequel? To Groundhog Day?
As on every February 2, thousands of people gathered in the early morning at Gobbler's Knob, to see live the forecast of the famous groundhog, a tradition dating back to 1887. On Candlemas, the clergy would bless and give out candles to last congregants for the rest of winter.
It's celebrated across North America, but in Punxsutawney they have a much more specific tradition. Since hedgehogs aren't native to the United States, another hibernating animal was chosen in their stead: the groundhog.
Phil made his 133rd recorded appearance on Saturday.
Punxsutawney held its first Groundhog Day in the 1800's.
Chinese Probe Records Minus 310-Degree Temps on the Moon
The two instruments successfully withstood the test of the extremely low-temperature environment on the far side of the Moon. Both the lander and rover used radioisotope heater units (RHU) to protect against the deep cold of the lunar night.
Unilever fourth-quarter sales miss expectations
Unilever is stockpiling Magnum ice cream in the United Kingdom to ensure supplies do not run low if there is a no-deal Brexit. Unilever admitted during the call it is stockpiling some products because of fears of a no-deal Brexit .
Italy falls into recession after economy shrinks
Meanwhile in Italy GDP contracted by 0.2% quarter/quarter in Q4 after a 0.1% fall in Q3, putting Italy into a technical recession. The economy expanded 0.1 from the same quarter of 2017, while full-year growth totaled 0.8 per cent on a work-day-adjusted basis.
Tekashi 6ix9ine Pleads Guilty on Federal Charges
He also admitted to selling a kilo heroin in 2017, and he addressed the Chief Keef shooting in Manhattan last June. The charges relate to his involvement in a violent gang in NY called the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods.
‘Dreamer’ Maurizio Sarri won’t alter Chelsea tactics
Meanwhile, Leicester City signed Belgium midfielder Youri Tielemans on loan from Monaco, with Adrien Silva going the other way. I want to respect Bournemouth , and you know I like very much the coach Eddie (Howe), but it's impossible to lose 4-0 here.