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Whispering pines: Trees tell story of World War II battleship

Apr 12, 2018

Whispering pines: Trees tell story of World War II battleship

Throughout most of World War II, Allied bombers tried repeatedly to sink the Tirpitz, Germany's biggest battleship and a bete noire of Britain's wartime leader Winston Churchill, who took to calling it "the beast." On Wednesday, tree experts at the annual meeting of the European ...

Shivering Europe hopes for weekend respite as deep freeze persists

Mar 3, 2018

Shivering Europe hopes for weekend respite as deep freeze persists

Europe's deep freeze, which has cost more than 60 lives over the past week, continued to wreak havoc early Saturday as the shivering continent awaited a sliver of weekend respite from a brutal Siberian cold front. After heavy snowfall and deadly blizzards lashed Europe, conditions ...