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Monday, May 21, 2018

Weather Could Make Firefighting More Difficult In Northern California

By Eryn Brown, Los Angeles Times As two Northern California wildfires continued to burn out of control Sunday, weather in the days ahead is threatening to worsen and expand the blazes. The Sand fire east of Sacramento grew to 3,800 acres Sunday, and forced the evacuation of hundreds of residents, destroyed 10 homes, and may […]

July 28, 2014

Summer ‘Polar Vortex’ Cooling Off Parts Of U.S. While The West Bakes

By Christine Mai-Duc, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Put away those shorts and tank tops, Chicago, and get ready for another “polar vortex.” That’s what some people are calling the unseasonably cold temperatures expected to come to the Northern and Eastern United States next week, as a patch of cold air flows from northern […]

July 11, 2014

Spurs Hammer Heat To Take 2-1 NBA Series Lead

Miami (AFP) – Kawhi Leonard tallied a career-high 29 points as the San Antonio Spurs thrashed the Miami Heat 111-92 in game three of the NBA finals. Tim Duncan finished with 14 points and six rebounds Tuesday while Danny Green scored 15 points for the Spurs, who jumped out to a 25-point lead in the […]

June 11, 2014

Pacers Out Muscle Heat To Clinch Division Title

Indianapolis (AFP) — Evan Turner came off the bench to score the go-ahead basket with 90 seconds left as the Indiana Pacers edged out reigning league champs Miami 84-83 to clinch the Central Division title. Turner came into the game as a replacement for Lance Stephenson who was ejected earlier in the National Basketball Association […]

March 27, 2014