July 13, 2014; 4:13 AM ET
Temperatures will rise slightly in the Los Angeles area as an extended stretch of sunny days will not provide needed drought relief. more >
Showers and thunderstorms in the area Tuesday night
Rising temperatures in the Arctic are changing the nesting patterns of sandpipers and phalaropes, as the migratory birds are showing up to breed on the Alaskan shoreline a week earlier than normal, researchers say.
Colorado Ski Country USA announced at the association’s 51st Annual Meeting that statewide skier visits totaled an estimated 12.6 million for the 2013/14 ski season, thereby making it the best season on record in the state.
There were 4,503,269 skier and rider visits, nearly identical to last year’s near-record numbers.