With Thanksgiving one day away, chief meteorologist Ginger Zee has the latest forecast for the big holiday.
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- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
These places are selling Waukesha Strong apparel, decals and ornaments for support after the Waukesha Christmas Parade tragedy
Local businesses and individuals are selling decals, bracelets, apparel and ornaments to support the Waukesha community.
- CBS News
Some areas could see see more than 8 inches of snow this weekend.
- USA TODAY
Santa Ana winds in Southern California has led to wildfire warnings for over 17 million people and tens of thousands of power outages.
- Democrat and Chronicle
A lake effect storm will bring nearly a foot of snow and gusty winds to some parts of New York state.
AccuWeather forecasters say a quick-hitting storm, known as an Alberta clipper, is forecast to usher in frigid air and the first accumulating snow of the season for some across a wide swath of the country this holiday weekend. While astronomical winter does not kick off until Dec. 21, meteorological winter begins Dec. 1. Before winter, by any definition, arrives, some residents will have to bring winter coats out of storage and dust off their snow shovels this weekend. Due to a dip in the jet st
The water transformed a main road into a ravine. It gutted homes, exposing their innards to the world. It left a school playground teetering on the edge of a precipice.
- The Conversation
Most plastic recycling produces low-value materials – but we've found a way to turn a common plastic into high-value molecules
Bales of plastic waste destined for recycling. Koron/Getty ImagesIf you thought those flimsy disposable plastic grocery bags represented most of our plastic waste problem, think again. The volume of plastic the world throws away every year could rebuild the Ming Dynasty’s Great Wall of China – about 3,700 miles long. In the six decades that plastic has been manufactured for commercial uses, more than 8.3 billion metric tons have been produced. Plastics are light, versatile, cheap and nearly inde
- Fresno Bee
“The bureaucratism of SEMARNAT, SEDATU and CONAGUA has retarded progress.”
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Letters to the Editor: Fix this sidewalk, but not that one? L.A.'s priorities are as broken as its walkways
Los Angeles should simply follow state law and require property owners to maintain the adjacent sidewalks.
- The Guardian
Facing economic and environmental pressures, coal plants are closing across the US, leaving communities to work out how to keep afloat The Navajo Coal Generating Station is just one of many coal plants that have closed in the last few years across the US. Photograph: Radek Hofman/Alamy When the coal-fired power plant just outside the tiny town of Nucla, Colorado, closed in 2019, it had the makings of a disaster. The plant, which opened in 1959, shut down three years ahead of schedule when it ran
- Lexington Herald-Leader
“Just the fact that we’re generating the equivalent of half the power we use on campus without burning a lick of coal is the biggest plus in all of this.”
Scientists have observed a little-known species of meat-eating bee that sports an extra tooth for biting flesh. According to a recent paper on the bees, they use their extra tooth to pull and gather meat. Doug Yanega, an entomologist with UC Riverside says that these are the only bees in the world that have evolved … The post These meat-eating bees will haunt your nightmares appeared first on BGR.
- Daily Commercial
Turkeys are extremely social and live together in flocks. While they are certainly capable of flight, turkeys prefer to conserve energy by walking.
TOKYO (Reuters) -Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco) will launch remedial works at the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant to strengthen an ice wall intended to halt the flow of groundwater after testing indicated partial melting. The work could begin as early as the start of December, according to a presentation from the plant operator dated Thursday, part of a costly and troubled effort to secure the site following the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The ice wall is intended to limit the seepage of groundwater into the plant, which has created large amounts of toxic water being stored by Tepco in tanks.
Some 4,000 young and mature trees face being cut down to make way for a Chinese-financed project.
- Erie Times News
The National Weather Service in Cleveland calls for lake-effect snow and high snowfall in southern and eastern Erie and northern Crawford counties.
Refugees fleeing weather-related disasters are changing the political equation in Florida, Virginia, California, Idaho and beyond.
- VC Star | Ventura County Star
Letters include response to the U.S. Forest Service wanting to cut down trees and whether people know what the national debt means.
- Reuters Videos
The 15 children and their instructor can be seen standing over prayer mats, then running over to the corner of the room as the earthquake hit. Several objects can be seen shaking in the room.The shallow and strong earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck the Myanmar-India border region early on Friday (November 26), but there have been no immediate reports of damage.The quake was felt in Chittagong, Bangladesh, where the madrasa is located, and as far away as east Indian city of Kolkata, some 280 miles (450.62 km) from Aizawl, according to witness accounts posted on European-Mediterranean Seismological Center's (EMSC) website and by users on Twitter.
- Motley Fool
For many people, winter evokes images of evenings spent in front of a toasty fireplace with a hot beverage, an afghan, a good book, and a pet. It's a time of holiday gatherings with family and friends amid decorations, movies, music, and tons of amazing food.