As the cold spell that froze much of the United States thaws, don’t count on it to limit the populations of pests that you don’t like.
With climate change warming the Arctic air, researchers say, cold snaps are getting warmer. The recent spell of cold was an outlier.
The mudslides have killed at least 13 people in a region devastated by fires last month.
A downpour caused flooding and mudslides, shutting down roads and highways in a portion of Southern California ravaged by wildfires weeks earlier.
“This sounds like a parody of a newspaper assignment,” one of our friends said of our plans to ascend Mount Washington. (At least our editors would be warm.)
A backlog of flights has resulted in multiple delays, and frustrated passengers are taking to social media to complain.