AccuWeather's Jillian Angeline reported live from Des Moines on the evening of Jan. 14 as snowy conditions led to a "tow ban" being implemented across the state.
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The government in Turkmenistan has announced that it plans to close the Gates of Hell. The burning gas crater has been on fire for the past several decades, following an incident with a Soviet drilling operation in the early 1970s. Now, the government appears to be looking for ways to put it out. The Turkmenistan … The post This gas crater has been on fire for 50 years – now there’s a plan to extinguish it appeared first on BGR.
In Fairfield Township, Pennsylvania, Christina Eyth rescued an unidentified animal that has wildlife experts stumped.
- USA TODAY
The A68A iceberg was the biggest iceberg on Earth when it broke off. Now gone, it has dumped nearly 1 trillion tons of water into the ocean.
- Naples Daily News
Severe weather and a tornado confirmed by the NWS moved through Southwest Florida early Sunday morning, leaving behind power outages and storm damage.
As waves of cold air continue to bring bone-chilling conditions into the north-central and northeastern United States, one or more storms from Canada will bring the chance for snow to over 50 million people over the coming days and even another major winter storm that could impact the East Coast by next weekend. The combination of a southward dip in the jet stream, that is unleashing cold air from central Canada to the north-central and northeastern U.S., and a series of disturbances from the no
- USA TODAY
Images shared online do not depict mass groups of dead fish across beaches in Tonga. They were taken in Australia, Uruguay and Fiji.
- Las Cruces Sun-News
Patricia Barger explained that today’s problem for pollinators is tomorrow’s problem for people.
- The Desert Sun
The project was an experiment of sorts: what plants will be able to grow and proliferate in the tough clay where the Salton Sea has receded?
Officials found a gap in state and federal regulations that allowed an unsafe chemical to end up in an essential water supply.
- USA TODAY
Washington state Governor Jay Inslee issued an emergency order to eradicate the invasive European green grab after the species population grew.
- South Florida Sun Sentinel
Grab your blankets and crank up the heat, South Florida — a blast of arctic air is headed our way. The coldest temperatures of the season are expected to push into the region Sunday night. Broward and Palm Beach residents could see temperatures dip to the low 40s. Wind chills could drop into the 30s, forecasters said. A frost advisory has been issued for inland Palm Beach County from 2 a.m. to ...
- KABC – Los Angeles
Powerful winds toppled massive trees in some Southern California neighborhoods overnight Friday, damaging homes, vehicles and demolishing a cinder-block wall in Arcadia.
- LA Times
A magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Sunday morning about 12 miles from Hollister, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
- USA TODAY
A winter storm was forecast to bring a miserable mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain to parts of the Southeast on Friday and into early Saturday, meteorologists warned.
- The Register-Guard
An air stagnation advisory is in effect for most of western Oregon and southwest Washington through Wednesday afternoon.
It isn't easy for an elephant to raise twins, but researchers are hopeful one mother named Bora can do it.
- Akron Beacon Journal
Winter weather advisory in effect through 7 p.m. for most of northern Ohio; up to 6 inches of snow expected
Power outages were reported in downtown Akron as well as cars stuck on Akron city streets. Up to 6 inches of snow is expected.
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
The Horry County Police Department said charges against the dog owner are pending.
Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches are expected within the area, which also includes Hancock, Wyandot, Ashland, Morrow and Knox counties.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
The threat to aspens is so great that researchers see a future where the trees no longer grow in the Southwest.