"It's going to be sickening." Residents dealing with the smell of a dead whale decomposing on a shore near their homes since April are pleading for the city to take action -- especially ahead of this week's extreme heat.
- CBS News
Addison Bethea was scalloping along the gulf coast with her older brother, a firefighter, when a 9-foot-long shark latched onto her thigh.
- Naples Daily News
No new tropical cyclones are expected over the next five days but as Tropical Storm Colin reminded us, conditions can change rapidly.
- Idaho Statesman
The fire, which started near the World Center for Birds of Prey on Monday evening, has been contained.
A storage device made from sand may overcome the biggest issue in the transition to renewable energy.
- The Stockton Record
Firefighters are battling a fresh wildfire that broke out Monday at a recreation area in Amador County packed with Fourth of July revelers.
Dramatic footage from Helena, Montana, showed roaring floodwaters overwhelming streets in the city on July 3. A storm began to sweep through Helena on Sunday evening, bringing fierce wind gusts and significant flooding with it. Video acquired by Storyful and shot by passerby Andy Shirtliff showed water up to the wheel well of vehicles as they drove through downtown Helena. The water made its way into some buildings downtown, including The Lewis and Clark Library. Maintenance teams worked quickly
- LA Times
The number of people missing is reduced to five after several hikers were reported safe, following a deadly avalanche in northern Italy.
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- Los Angeles Times Opinion
A former spokesman at the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California calls on state officials to make sacrifices now or risk drying out the state completely.
- Miami Herald
“Given the warm weather and tight fit of the container, it was important to try and free the cub quickly.”
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Severe storms expected in Milwaukee and southeastern Wisconsin, including hail and wind up to 60 mph
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for southeastern Wisconsin until 3 a.m.
- Tacoma News Tribune
These Washington snakes can be deadly. Here’s how to identify a snake on your next hike.
- Raleigh News and Observer
He was taken to a hospital, officials said.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Kelly Caminero / The Daily Beast / GettyLast week’s decision by the Supreme Court to curtail the Environmental Protection Agency’s power to regulate greenhouse-gas emissions comes as far-right groups try to use the issue as a Trojan horse to push other issues like anti-immigration policies.David Roberts, who writes the climate newsletter Volts, tells The New Abnormal’s Molly Jong-Fast why the court’s decision could propel a rise in eco-fascism.“The point of this is to remov
- The Florida Times-Union
Events in the eastern South Pacific along the western coast of South America impact Jacksonville and Florida. It's about La Nina, El Nino and ENSO.
- Redding Record Searchlight
And if Mother Nature again smiles favorably upon us, it will happen again Monday.
- Washington Post
It has been a tumultuous summer for Yellowstone National Park. Following catastrophic rain and flooding at the beginning of peak visitor season last month, the park was closed as officials assessed and repaired damaged roads and bridges. As it reopens in phases, tourists are returning - and getting into trouble with wildlife. This year, three people in a short period of time were attacked after getting too close to bison.Subscribe to The Post Most newsletter for the most important and interestin
- Tri-City Herald
Deadline approaching for public comment on study to breach dams.
- Times Record News
No relief is in sight from brutal summer temperatures for the next week.
Scientists discover the first new species of giant water lily in more than a century.