DEATH VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A strong high-pressure system settling over the region Friday and through the weekend will bring extreme temperatures to the already blazing Southwest. Notoriously hot Death Valley in California is forecast […]
DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling 230,000 minivans in cold-weather states to fix rust problems that can cause the third-row seats to come loose.
Heavy rains and seas whipped up by strong winds have flooded Venice, Italy and brought the lagoon city’s high tide mark to its sixth-highest level since records began being kept 150 years ago.
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Perilous conditions marked by high surf and powerful rip currents will prevail along the Southland coast from today through the weekend, National Weather Service forecasters said. “A building southerly swell will […]
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A hot air mass developing over Southern California will send valley and mountain temperatures climbing into triple digits today, but the above-normal heat will begin dissipating within a couple of days, […]
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The remnants of Tropical Storm Isaac could bring welcome rain to some states in the Midwest this week, although it is unlikely to break the drought that has been gripping the […]
Three simple steps to conserve energy: 1. Turn off all unnecessary lights. 2. Postpone using major appliances until after 6 p.m. 3. Adjust your air conditioning to 78 degrees or higher — or use a […]
(AP) – U.S. forecasters are raising their estimate of potential storms in the remainder of the Atlantic hurricane season, which enters its peak period this month. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released its updated […]
(AP) – Forecasters say Ernesto has become a hurricane off the coast of Honduras and is headed toward the Yucatan Peninsula. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Ernesto had winds of 80 mph and was […]
(AP) – As California grows warmer, nowhere will the increased temperatures be starker than in California’s arid Central Valley, where farmers will have to consider whether the crops grown today will survive in a harsher […]
(AP) – A heat wave is setting up across the interior of Southern California. Forecasters say a triple-digit heat begins in the valleys and desert areas today and peaks tomorrow and Wednesday. They also warn […]
(CNS) – High winds will buffet the Southland from this afternoon through early Wednesday, creating perilous conditions in the San Gabriel Mountains, the Antelope Valley, ocean waters and along the coast, where minor flooding is […]