Roads were slick on Tuesday.
- Sacramento Bee
“Acorns were piled up from lower floor to about 20 ft up into the attic.”
There’s a part of America located on the West Coast that’s essentially one giant storage area, filled with millions of square feet of things sitting and waiting to be distributed to the rest of the country. I’m referring to Southern California’s Inland Empire. While this region may be booming to some, that comes at a high price; the L.A. Times reports on the environmental impact of these mammoth buildings and the millions of trucks that traverse the region’s roads to and from the ports.
- LA Times
The homes in Canyon Country were yellow-tagged by a Santa Clarita city building inspector. Residents can still access their homes but cannot sleep there.
- Miami Herald
A local man looked into the backyard and “did a double take,” officials said.
- Popular Mechanics
Bill Gates wants to build more high-voltage power lines. It’s the best way to support high electricity demand, he says. But there's a big problem.
- VC Star | Ventura County Star
The CSU Channel Islands police chief warned students and nearby residents about a young mountain lion recently seen around the campus.
Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries (RIL) has nudged India’s ambitious hydrogen mission ahead.
- USA TODAY
Just days after being hit by a brutal ice storm, Texas could experience more severe weather early this week.
- USA TODAY
Tornado advisories in Texas forecast, winter storm warning in the Midwest: Wednesday weather updates
Severe weather is spreading across parts of the South. Thunderstorms may hit the Lower Mississippi Valley, bringing winds, hail and possibly tornadoes
The bear had reportedly been stuck for about three days before the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sent a crew to complete the rescue
- Fox Weather
The FOX Forecast Center is tracking a triple threat of severe storms, heavy snow and dangerous winds.
- Statesman Journal
A winter weather advisory is in effect for Oregon's high mountain passes from Tuesday into Wednesday morning.
- LA Times
Such a quake would be 'so powerful that it causes widespread damage and consequently affects lives and livelihoods of all southern Californians,' a report says.
- The Weather Network
Is this it, Canada? Climate data shows who can expect even more snow this winter season.
- American City Business Journals
GE's plans to raze the former incandescent light bulb factory were approved. Now, the Boston-based conglomerate can begin the months-long process of demolishing the 425,000-square-foot building.
A newborn was rescued in Syria after her mother reportedly gave birth and became trapped in rubble following a devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake.
- The Post-Crescent
Wintry weather on the way for Appleton, Oshkosh, Green Bay and Door County; storm track still uncertain
Heavy, wet snow and other wintry weather is on the way for central and northeast Wisconsin Wednesday night into Thursday.
- Associated Press
Mexico’s president said Wednesday that he expects the U.S. government or U.S. banks to provide interest-free loans to build four wind-power farms in the narrow waist of southern Mexico, an area known as the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said he expects the U.S. to go there next month along with U.S. climate envoy John Kerry to launch the projects. López Obrador also fueled speculation that U.S. automaker Tesla will build a plant in Mexico, saying that he had been told that Elon Musk's company was looking at either the northern border state of Nuevo Leon or the state of Hidalgo, just north of Mexico City.
The cold on Mount Washington in New Hampshire on Friday was producing a wind chill of -108F (-77C).
- Yahoo News
Microsoft founder Bill Gates rejected accusations of hypocrisy over using a private jet and his advocacy on addressing climate change, in an interview with the BBC that aired last Friday.