Becoming noticeably milder Tuesday
For years, there was only one formally recognized species of orchid on the Azores, a cluster of volcanic islands west of Spain, though some claimed there were two species.
Today the Christmas tree is often the focal point of holiday decor and a key participant in Yuletide celebrations. Learn more about how this tradition began as well as some valuable tips on selecting your tree and maintaining its vitality throughout the season.
You can make a difference!
Dec 20, 2013; 3:17 PM ET Snow showers will continue from the northern Cascades to Spokane this Friday. Meanwhile, another weekend storm gathers over the desert southwest.