Stories tagged: Weather patterns
FRIDAY, NOV. 30, 2012, 8:57 A.M.
2012 hurricane season another for the record books
MIAMI (AP) — The 2012 hurricane season has come to an end and it’s another one for the record books, above and beyond the destruction of Sandy. There were 19 …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 21, 2012, 11:50 P.M.
Extreme weather tough on transportation system
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wild weather is taking a toll on roads, airports, railways and transit systems across the country. That’s leaving states and cities searching for ways to brace for …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 21, 2012, 11:32 A.M.
US roads, airports unready for extreme weather
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s lifelines — its roads, airports, railways and transit systems — are getting hammered by extreme weather beyond what their builders imagined, leaving states and cities …
TUESDAY, OCT. 30, 2012, 3:31 P.M.
Scientists look at climate change, the superstorm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Climate scientist Michael Oppenheimer stood along the Hudson River and watched his research come to life as Hurricane Sandy blew through New York. Just eight months earlier, …
TUESDAY, OCT. 30, 2012, 2:35 P.M.
Crippled NYC subways could hamper storm recovery
NEW YORK (AP) — The floodwaters that poured into New York’s deepest subway tunnels may pose the biggest obstacle to the city’s recovery from the worst natural disaster in the …
MONDAY, OCT. 15, 2012, 10:19 A.M.
World matched record for hottest September _ again
WASHINGTON (AP) — Something about September keeps bringing out the record heat in the world. The globe last month matched a record for the hottest September, set in 2005. It …