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29 min ago | Bellingham Herald
The fire near the community of Day had burned through nearly 18 square miles of brush and heavy timber and was threatening 150 structures Friday, two days after it began.
4 hrs ago | WALA
Tropical Storm Bertha approached the Caribbean on Friday as islands in the eastern region prepared for heavy rains and strong winds.
8 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers
The medical examiner has ruled that a police officer's chokehold on a New York City man last month caused his death.
8 hrs ago | WWTC-AM Eagan
A North Texas city already has deployed two unusual techniques to try to cope with a persistent and lengthy drought, and Wichita Falls just added a third, more extreme tool to try to deal with its dwindling water supply.
10 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News
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12 hrs ago | NBC Philadelphia
NBC Bay Area's Ian Cull examines how California's severe drought can affect the taste, production and price of beer.
17 hrs ago | News10.net
Geese fight for survival as drought dries up their home Stranded geese face almost certain death without water and a new home.
The latest Drought Monitor report from U.S. agriculture and weather experts finds 58 percent of California in the worst of its four drought levels, in conditions normally seen only once every 50-100 years.
Southern California Water Committee and Clear Channel Outdoor have partnered to bring Southern California Twenty-five electronic billboards that will highlight water-saving tips.
A home for developmentally disabled adults hit hard by California's drought will remain open thanks to a $500,000 donation designed to keep its water flowing.
A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets.
"It's just going crazy; people are starting to panic," said Arthur, the owner of Arthur & Orum Well Drilling Inc. "You go to the city, and some people don't know there's a drought," he told CNN.
A small plane crashed in a San Diego shopping center parking lot Wednesday, killing an 80-year-old woman who was the lone passenger and injuring the pilot, authorities said.
A federal agency said Wednesday it will release extra water into Northern California's Klamath and Trinity rivers once salmon start dying from drought-related disease, but not before.
A Midwest drought in 2011 and 2012 hurt cattle levels, said Cargill spokesman Mike Martin.
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Chances of a western north America megadrought of an intensity not seen since before the arrival of European explorers just went up.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 11:02 pm
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