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1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

Spring rains helped, but not enough to ease drought

In a minor bright spot after more than a year of drought, state and federal officials announced Friday that because of March storms, they will be able to deliver slightly more water to California farms and cities this year than expected a few months ago.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, California, Santa Clara County, CA, Los Banos, CA

5 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

This aerial image provided by Tributary Environmental shows a home damaged by a landslide Friday, April 18, 2014 in Jackson, Wyo.


Related Topix: Landslide, Jackson, WY, Downtown (Seattle, WA), University Village (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

7 hrs ago | ABC News 4 Charleston

Grand Strand packed with Easter weekend visitors

The Grand Strand is expecting a crowd for the Easter weekend, and officials hope it's a sign of what's ahead for the upcoming tourist season.


8 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point

The tiny island state 2,500 miles from the nearest continent is so critical to the nation's modern corn-growing business that the industry's leading companies all have farms here, growing new varieties genetically engineered for desirable traits like insect and drought resistance.


Related Topix: Hawaii, Agriculture, Science, Genetics, Medicine, Natural Disasters, Drought, Entomology, Maui County, HI

9 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Warming worsens Western wildfires

Massive wildfires are on the increase in the Western USA due to rising temperatures and worsening drought from climate change, and the trend could continue in the decades to come, new research suggests.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought

13 hrs ago | The Daily Star

13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche

Nepalese rescue team members rescue a survivor of an avalanche on Mount Everest on April 18, 2014.


Related Topix: Avalanche, Blizzard

15 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

The nation's weather

A strong low pressure system inched across the eastern Gulf Coast and the Southeast on Friday, while a cold front trekked across the Intermountain West.


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Milton, FL, Crestview, FL, Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

USA Today

Nerves fray as anniversaries of April attacks arrive

Law enforcement and educators are perhaps a little on edge with the arrival of some worrisome dates.


Related Topix: Waco, TX


Remains of missing woman found in submerged truck

Authorities believe skeletal remains found inside a truck recovered from a North Texas lake are those of a woman missing for 35 years.


Related Topix: Hood County, TX, Granbury, TX, Natural Disasters, Drought

CBS News

Farmers in drought-stricken California get some good news

Drought-stricken California farmers and cities are set to get more water as state and federal officials ease water cutbacks due to recent rain and snow, officials announced on Friday.


Related Topix: California, Natural Disasters, Drought, California Government, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)

LA Daily News

SpaceX launch to International Space Station threatened by stormy weather

SpaceX returned to the launch pad Friday in hopes of finally delivering supplies to the International Space Station, but stormy weather threatened to interfere.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA

Merced Sun-Star

Larrazabal jumps into water to escape hornets

Westwood moved closer to ending a two-year winless drought in adding a 6-under-par 66 to his opening round of 65 at Kuala Lumpur Country Club.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, Malaysia, World News,


Connecticut jobs increase as winter's freeze ends

Connecticut added 4,900 jobs in March, helping to restore jobs lost in January because of extreme weather, state labor officials said Thursday.


Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Republic

Salmon released in California river restoration

Tens of thousands of spring-run Chinook salmon are being released into the San Joaquin River, marking a major milestone in the federal plan to restore native fish populations to the state's second-longest river.


Related Topix: Fresno, CA, Natural Disasters, Drought

CBS Local

19 Inches Of New Snow For Isanti, Minn.

Deep snow in parts of Minnesota and Wisconsin is proof of the weather adage that in April, just about anything can happen.


Related Topix: Isanti, MN, Cloquet, MN

Times Herald

Dry weather helps Michigan floodwaters recede

Floodwaters are receding along rivers in Michigan's central and western Lower Peninsula, a trend that should continue with mostly dry weather in the forecast for the next several days.


Related Topix: Michigan, Osceola County, MI, Evart, MI, Natural Disasters, Flood

Redditch Advertiser

Peak displays of bluebells

PEAK displays of bluebells are expected in time for Easter after they sprung into life much earlier than in last year's cold spring.



April storm dumps foot of snow in Minn.

Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota.


Related Topix: Hennepin County, MN

WCAX-TV Burlington

Weird spring weather not so unusual in Vermont

If you think this spring has been filled with strange weather-- cold, then hot, then flooding, then snow-- well, we have a reminder that fluctuating weather is not all that unusual in Vermont.


Related Topix: Vermont, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Natural Disasters, Flood, Lyndonville, VT, St. Johnsbury, VT, Weird

Wed Apr 16, 2014

This Is Lancashire

UK braced for bank holiday rush

Today is expected to be the busiest day on Britain's roads so far this year as millions of people set off for their Easter break, a traffic information company has warned.


Related Topix: Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, New York