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Is This Heat the 'New Normal'? A Look at Philadelphia (VIDEO)

David Kroodsma | Posted 10.04.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

Every 10 years NOAA scientists calculate average temperatures and precipitation from thousands of U.S. locations. These "new normals" indicate how a changing climate may affect everything from energy bills to crops to insurance premiums.

'Green News Report' - August 4, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.04.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The late...

'Green News Report' - August 2, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.02.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Debt cei...

'Green News Report' - July 28, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.27.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Science ...

'Green News Report' - July 26, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Despite ...

Poshbrood's Top 5 Family Destinations to Beat the Heat

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 09.24.2011 | Travel
Elizabeth Thorp

The heat is brutal and the kids are home. Now what?

State Investigating Heat-Related Deaths

AP | Posted 09.21.2011 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. -- California officials say they are investigating six possible heat-related deaths, including two cases of two farmworkers who collaps...

Record Heat In NYC, Outages Reported

Posted 09.21.2011 | New York

Feel like it's never been hotter than this? You're right, in a way. This national heat wave has pushed temperatures up to to 102 in Central Park Frida...

One NBA Star Isn't Considering Going Overseas

Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 09.21.2011 | Sports

There is one NBA star apparently not considering going overseas due to the lockout. ESPN's Chris Broussard reported on Thursday that, according to...

Which Is Worse: Heat Or Humidity?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.20.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON -- When it comes to the discomfort and health risks of the current heat wave, it's not just the heat or the humidity – it's both. The ...

It's Hotter Than It Used to Be; It's Not as Hot as It's Going to Be

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 09.20.2011 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

Holy crap it's hot. People, animals, and crops are dying. But not only is it hot, it's hotter than it used to be. And it's our fault. Welcome to the future of climate change.

'Green News Report' - July 21, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.20.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Deadly h...

Too Hot For Overtime: City Workers Say No Thanks

Posted 09.20.2011 | Chicago

How hot was it Wednesday? Hot enough to lead city workers to turn down overtime. ...

Hot Enough for You? (Cool Enough for Him)

Rick Horowitz | Posted 09.20.2011 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

The sun is a furnace. The sun is an oven. The sun is clichés he hasn't even thought of yet. It's time for... Basement Man.

Heat Wave Kills At Least 22 People

Reuters | Karin Matz | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A searing heat wave in the central and southern United States has killed at least 22 people this week, and forecasters Wednesd...

Heat 'Dome' Puts U.S. In Pressure Cooker

AP | By TAMMY WEBBER | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

CHICAGO -- If the extreme heat and humidity lingering over much of the nation feels like a steam bath, it's because the same principles are at work in...

Watch: Heat Wave Smothers Much of U.S.

Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

The heat-wave that has gripped much of the central United States is headed east and, meteorologists say it is only going to get worse. And they ar...

'Green News Report' - July 19, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.18.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Another ...

TNT's Newest Analyst Refers To Miami As 'The Big 2'

Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 09.18.2011 | Sports

No basketball? No problem. Apparently Shaquille O'Neal, the newest member of 'Inside the NBA' on TNT, is getting an early start at making inflammatory...

PHOTOS: Chris Bosh's Miami Wedding

tmz.com | 7/18/2011 12:09 PM PDT by TMZ Staff   | Posted 09.18.2011 | Sports

Miami Heat superstars LeBron James and Dwyane Wade finally had a reason to smile this off-season ... when the Big 3 reunited to celebrate Chris Bosh's...

Forget Google+, The +Pool Is Coming

Turnstyle | Posted 09.11.2011 | Style
Turnstyle

Photo Credit: Courtesy pluspool.org + Pool is designed to filter river water through its walls "like a giant strainer dropped into the river." SEE MO...

Report: LeBron's Popularity At All-Time Low

Posted 09.10.2011 | Sports

A year ago, LeBron "took his talents to Miami" on ESPN's "The Decision" show and the positive perception of the NBA star fell off a cliff. So, where a...

1 Year Ago Today, LeBron Took His Talents To South Beach

Posted 09.07.2011 | Sports

Oh how time flies. It was one year ago today that LeBron James announced that he will be teaming up with Dwyane Wade and Chris bosh in Miami in a one-...

NBA Trades Made During 2011 Draft

ESPN | Posted 08.24.2011 | Sports

The 2011 NBA draft served up a fair share of trades Thursday night. The rundown (note: some deals are in the proposed phase, while others have been co...

Minor League Baseball Team Mocks LeBron James

Posted 08.15.2011 | Sports

The Peoria Chiefs, a Single-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, came up with their own way to mock LeBron James' loss in the NBA finals. According to...