Extreme Weather

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Within this century, global warming will bring about disruptive, decades-long droughts in the U.S. southwest and Great Plains, exceeding even the driest periods of the last millennium, according to new research released this month. The study, " Unprecedented 21 st -Century Drought Risk in the American Southwest and Central Plains ," was published...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
With the blessing of California state regulators, drilling companies have...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Nor'Easter Juno approaching the eastern United States is seen in a NOAA GOES satellite image released Monday. (Photo: Reuters/NOAA/Handout)
As Nor'easter Juno clobbered much of the northeast United States with heavy...