User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: Hurricanes
Last updated: Dec 15 2017 22:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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2017 in review: 'Disruption, despair and dumpster fires' 15.12.2017 AP Top News
NEW YORK (AP) -- The news alerts gushed in: An attack on a concert, a church, an ice cream parlor ; an assailant wielding a gun or hammer or Also found in: [+]
The year in architecture: For American cities, flood, fire and volatility are quickly becoming the new normal 15.12.2017 LA Times: Commentary
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The year of the superstorm, a 'net zero' home and how to pick a green car 15.12.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
This week on Climate Cast, MPR News chief meteorologist Paul Huttner discusses 2017's extreme weather events, and we'll hear about what it's like to create a "net zero" home and how to choose a climate-friendly car.
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Milder weekend, snowy rumors next week? 15.12.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Snow creeping into the forecast next week?
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Global warming boosted Hurricane Harvey's rainfall by at least 15 percent, studies find 14.12.2017 Washington Post
Global warming boosted Hurricane Harvey's rainfall by at least 15 percent, studies find
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Wheat Ridge woman brings solar light to part of hurricane-wrecked Puerto Rico that government aid has not reached 13.12.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Wheat Ridge financial planner Evelyn Cartagena-Meyer was heartbroken that her friends and family in hurricane-wrecked Puerto Rico still are going without the basics. So she took matters into her own hands.
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Inside the NBA: Wizards looked to take a step forward, but injuries could hold them back 10.12.2017 LA Times: Commentary

The Washington Wizards might be happier with where they are if they subtracted the expectations from the reality.

With every core player returning from a 49-win team and an improved bench, the preseason expectation was for Washington to take a step forward to at least being an Eastern Conference...

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For second time in months, big-city disaster affects Lakers' Corey Brewer 8.12.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Twice now, disaster hitting two of America’s biggest cities touched Corey Brewer’s life.

In August, when Hurricane Harvey hit Houston and caused historic flooding and nearly $200 billion in damage, the water crept up to the edge of Brewer’s home before it receded. On Wednesday, when wildfires ripped...

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Wildfire destroys mobile homes in California retirement park 8.12.2017 Hindu: News
Thursday’s fire prompted the closure of state Highway 76 in both directions and evacuations in an area near the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base
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Democrat pushes vote on Trump impeachment. It didn't succeed 6.12.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Texas Democrat Al Green forced a House vote on the impeachment of President Trump Wednesday, but a broad bipartisan majority voted down the effort.
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Volunteers, residents work to restore Puerto Rico’s communities 6.12.2017 Washington Post
Volunteers, residents work to restore Puerto Rico’s communities
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Texas county approves post-Harvey flood construction rules 6.12.2017 AP National
HOUSTON (AP) -- Officials in a Texas county devastated by Hurricane Harvey approved new regulations Tuesday on building construction in flood-prone locations, rules they touted as the nation's toughest for a major metropolitan area....
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In Texas, a Slow, Grinding, Frustrating Recovery 3 Months After Harvey 6.12.2017 Mother Jones
Three months after Hurricane Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 storm in Rockport, Texas, bringing four feet of rain to Houston and the surrounding area, the recovery process for those who live there—especially minority communities— has been slow and grinding. A new Kaiser Family Foundation and Episcopal Health Foundation survey of 1,635 residents in the 24 […]
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Fires, droughts and hurricanes: What's the link between climate change and natural disasters? 6.12.2017 LA Times: Science
Hurricanes, wildfires and other natural disasters seem to be getting more severe. Here's how they may be linked with climate change.
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This year's hurricane season was intense. Is it a taste of the future? 5.12.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Scientists say they see the fingerprint of climate change in these storms, but it's too soon to say whether this is a new normal.
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Only 26 percent of Hurricane Harvey survivors had FEMA aid request approved, survey finds 5.12.2017 Washington Post
Only 26 percent of Hurricane Harvey survivors had FEMA aid request approved, survey finds
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Poll finds many Harvey victims saying they still need help 5.12.2017 AP National
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- More than three months after Hurricane Harvey walloped Texas, many affected residents say they're still not getting help they need and President Donald Trump is getting low marks for his handling of the disaster, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation/Episcopal Health Foundation survey released Tuesday....
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Boot-headed candidate sues city over ponies at Clinton event 4.12.2017 AP Politics
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A performance artist and perennial candidate in New Hampshire's presidential primary is suing the state capital, saying its refusal his request to bring two ponies to his planned protest of Hillary Clinton's book signing violates the First Amendment....
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A climate-scale eruption ahead for Indonesia’s Mt. Agung? 1.12.2017 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Climate scientists are on alert for a bigger eruption.
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Top Dems pull out of Trump meeting after his Twitter attack 29.11.2017 AP Politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congress' top Democrats abruptly pulled out of a planned meeting with President Donald Trump on Tuesday after he declared he didn't "see a deal" ahead with them on taxes and federal spending, casting doubt on prospects for averting a government shutdown at the end of next week....
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