Paul Douglas: Broadcast meteorologist for 32 years, most recently at WCCO-TV. Weather columnist for Star Tribune. Founder & CEO of WeatherNation. Founder of EarthWatch Communications weather graphics technology used by Steven Spielberg in Jurassic Park and Twister. Founder of Digital Cyclone, which was sold to Garmin.
President Obama addresses U.N., calls for new commitment to Middle East peace In a speech to the United Nations General Assembly, President Barack Obama called on world leaders to set aside decades of division and unite around the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. The president was speaking before the U.N. for the second time in two days. Yesterday, he laid out a new direction for U.S. development assistance.12:00 p.m.