We have talked about the drought monitor several times. The University of Nebraska – Lincoln updates the monitor each week. It also looks at the vegetation drought response index, or VegDRI.
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This 1920s apartment in the heart of Milan has been given a dramatic makeoverMilan is a city full of secret oases. Its busy, noisy streets are lined with neoclassical façades and blocks of Brutalist condominiums, but behind the imposing doorways are spaces famed for their contrasting tranquillity. Verdant internal courtyards are lined with bicycles and buggies lit by the warm glow from the huge windows of the apartments that overlook them. On Via Luigi Settembrini lies an extra-special secret...
By SAMY MAGDY Associated Press CAIRO (AP) — Libyan activists say authorities in eastern Libya have rounded up thousands of migrants and amassed them in an area on the border with Egypt. They say the migrants, mostly from Egypt, were detained in raids over the past two days on trafficking warehouses in the border town
TEHRAN, Jun 03 (MNA) – A 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit Sarakhs city in Iran's Razavi Khorasan province on Saturday morning.
Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried
Some 10,000 residents in coastal Quebec were forced to evacuate homes on Friday as wildfires engulf more Canadian provinces, in what is emerging as one of the worst starts to the forest fire season.
More than 12 million people ride 14,000 trains across India every day, traveling on 64,000 kilometers (40,000 miles) of track.
An air quality alert takes effect at 11 a.m. Thursday in parts of eastern Massachusetts due to smoke that is drifting in from out-of-control wildfires in Nova Scotia. The state Department of Environmental Protection said Wednesday night that the air in Essex, Suffolk and eastern Norfolk counties is “expected to be unhealthy for sensitive groups.” The alert is scheduled to run until 11 p.m. The agency described sensitive groups broadly as including people with heart or lung disease, such...
Caleb Martin is playing the best basketball of his life. Was he robbed of winning the Larry Bird Trophy?
Two children and one adult have been reported dead following a shooting outside a Lebanon, Pennsylvania home. A second adult underwent surgery after being wounded in the attack.
On June 5, between 10:45 and 11:00, the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan violated the ceasefire in the eastern and southwestern directions of the line of contact by using small arms, Artsakh’s Defense Ministry reports. No casualties are reported from the Armenian side.The ceasefire violation has been reported to the command of the Russian peacekeeping troops.As …