The groundhog may have seen his shadow yesterday, but for those of us enduring a blizzard a week spring still seems a distant prospect. So instead of fighting winter, why not embrace it? Here are six inspiring reads to remind all of us of the awesome beauty – and perilous power – of the season.
The California Highway Patrol works hard to reopen the Grapevine closed by the winter weather, even as arts students outside Los Angeles frolic in the snow, highly unusual at that low altitude.
Lance Mackey does it again. Champion musher wins 4th consecutive Iditarod
Iditarod leader Lance Mackey left early this morning on the final leg of the Iditarod.
Many fir trees in Mexico that provide winter homes for monarch butterflies are being killed by bark beetles.
Many caribou herds have lost more than half their number from the maximums of recent decades.
She had refused $28 million in US stimulus funds, but the legislature voted on Monday to override her veto. Will that close the Palin era in Alaska politics?
They revel in the magnitude and minutiae of a historic moment – clasped hands and fluttering flags, soaring rhetoric and rainbow-hued crowds.
Passport confusion, a weak US dollar, and high gas prices appear to be fueling the steady decline.