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South, East brace for big storm, significant snowfall

It showed much of the D.C. area receiving 2 to 3 feet of snow from Friday afternoon through Saturday . You can find our latest forecast thinking on snowfall amounts for Jonas at this link. The position of the energy that will be responsible for spawning Winter Storm Jonas is outlined in white over the western states on Wednesday morning.

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Winter weather strikes across Kentucky, Tennessee

Earlier in the day, the weather service there may be up to 1 inch of snow/sleet accumulations across parts of north Alabama, which the weather service cautioned may make morning travel treacherous. "As close as Mayfield you could have a mix of freezing rain, and as close as Madisonville, more snow". Thursday's forecast calls for a high of 43, with a 60% chance of more rain.

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Two Illinois women test positive for Zika virus

Physicians are monitoring their health and pregnancies. The two women are being monitored by doctors but the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a health warning for travel to countries where the virus is circulating including Puerto Rico, Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname and Venezuela.

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Court Bans Sale of Select Samsung Devices In Apple Patent Dispute

Specifically, Samsung can't develop or sell software that infringes on Apple patents covering autocorrect, slide-to-unlock and data detection. "We are very disappointed", a Samsung spokesperson told Bloomberg's South Korea bureau in a statement .

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Spacewalk Cut Short After Water Leaks Into Astronaut's Helmet

The glitch brought back memories of a scary near-drowning in 2013 by another spacewalker, Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano, whose helmet developed an internal leak. "Hey Tim, it's really cool seeing that Union Jack go outside", space station commander Scott Kelly called as Peake floated free of the station. The leak increased as Mr Kopra and Mr Peake returned to the airlock.

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[WATCH] SpaceX Falcon rocket explodes on landing

Despite ocean landings being hard, SpaceX would like to return their rockets to allow more flexibility and reuse of parts. The launch of the satellite is a partnership between several global agencies, including the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , NASA , the French space agency CNES, and the European Organization for Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites.