Much of US still gripped by Arctic weather as Memphis deals with numerous broken water pipes

[ad_1] NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Much of the U.S. remained gripped by deadly Arctic weather Sunday — with subfreezing conditions reaching as far south as Texas and Florida. But the numbing cold is expected to ease up in the coming days. Nationally, winter storms this month have claimed at least 67 lives around the U.S., many … Read more

911 calls from Maui capture pleas for the stranded, the missing and those caught in the fire’s chaos

[ad_1] The day after the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century destroyed a seaside community on Maui, the barrage of 911 calls didn’t stop: Reports of missing people, stranded family members and confused tourists trapped without food or water lit up the emergency lines every few minutes, interspersed with reports of new fires starting and … Read more