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Season's 1st snow expected in central Sierra Nevada, including Yosemite National Park

Sep. 30, 2023 12:19 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The first snowfall of the season is expected this weekend in the central Sierra Nevada, including Yosemite National Park, where as much as 10 inches (25 centimeters) is possible at the highest elevations. The National Weather Service in Reno issued a winter...

Grassland birds decline, deadly Michigan tornado, Maui lawsuit: What to know in extreme weather now

Aug. 25, 2023 15:37 PM EDT

The grassland birds that bring sweet song to North America's prairie are in decline, with habitat loss, land degradation and climate change threatening what's left of a once-vast ecosystem. Over half the grassland bird population has been lost since 1970, and one-quarter of the...