30 Oct 2012 11:16 AM EST
- by Sarah Jordan, Contributing Writer
Mayor Bloomberg, in a press conference on Tuesday morning, announced that New York City's public schools will be closed for a third consecutive day on Wednesday, October 31.
Subway systems are likely not going to be restored by Wednesday, although the mayor did state that he expects buses to be restored by tomorrow and roads to be cleared. Seven subway lines in the East River are flooded.
Other area school municipalities will also likely close tomorrow, as well as private schools in the area.
A person of "interest" has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer during a traffic stop in Memphis. Memphis Police Department spokeswoman Karen Rudolph...
A wildfire along northern California’s inland coastal range has now burned nearly 46,000 acres and forced the closure of two highways. According to Cal Fire, a state website for fire information,...