Peak performers: Shiffrin, ski team return to snow for camp

Mikaela Shiffrin rode the chair lift to the top of Copper Mountain on a sunny June day and took in a sight she hadn’t seen in a while: A freshly groomed, snow-packed course just waiting to be skied. Paradise. A little tropical, too, given the warm weather that had the carefully manicured slopes turning mushy […]

Newsfeed Now: Snow cone flavor controversy; Trump campaigns in Tulsa

Weekdays at 11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you’ll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (KARK/NEXSTAR) – NASCAR said late Sunday that a noose was found in the garage stall […]

Tropical Sno taking some heat after “Burning Noose” snow-cone flavor

PITTSBURG, Kan. — A local shaved ice stand is taking some heat after a photo of their menu which features a questionable flavor went viral. Deja Bickham spoke with the owner who says he never thought being kind and accommodating a customer’s request would garner such sour feedback. David Schaper, Owner of Tropical Sno, says, […]

Polar vortex brings rare May snow, low temps to US East

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Mother’s Day weekend got off to an unseasonably snowy start in the Northeast on Saturday thanks to the polar vortex bringing cold air down from the north. Some higher elevation areas in northern New York and New England reported snowfall accumulations of up to 10 inches, while traces of snow were […]

Polar vortex could bring rare May snow, low temps to US East

BOSTON (AP) — The northeastern U.S. is about to get a cold spring farewell from winter’s bad boy, the polar vortex, which could bring rare May snowfall and record-low temperatures to some areas over the Mother’s Day weekend, forecasters say. Usually the polar vortex is a batch of cold air that stays trapped in the […]

Polar vortex could bring rare May snow, low temps to US East

BOSTON (AP) — The northeastern U.S. is about to get a cold spring farewell from winter’s bad boy, the polar vortex, which could bring rare May snowfall and record-low temperatures to some areas over the Mother’s Day weekend, forecasters say. Usually the polar vortex is a batch of cold air that stays trapped in the […]

Firefighters contend with triple-digit heat against wildfire

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Hundreds of foothills homes on the outskirts of Tucson remained under an evacuation notice Friday as firefighters supported by helicopters worked to keep a wildfire from moving downhill from canyons and ridges in mountains in a national forest. Most of the western United States is experiencing extreme dryness or drought, creating […]

Lives Lost: Twins were gentle giants in small Vermont town

BOSTON (AP) — After Hurricane Irene sent flood waters raging through the tiny town of Wilmington, Vermont, in 2011, residents responded the way they always had. They showed up with bucket loaders, shovels and anything they could find to clean out mud-caked basements. When word spread in April that Cleon Boyd, a lifelong resident who […]

Mail-in ballots thrust Postal Service into presidential race

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service’s famous motto — “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers” — is being tested like never before, by challenges that go well beyond the weather. The coronavirus has devastated its finances. The Trump administration may attach big strings to bailouts. The agency’s […]

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