Drought in the US Southwest is worst in recorded history
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Drought in the US Southwest is worst in recorded history

According to a report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association's Drought Task Force, the ongoing drought in the U.S. Southwest has been
The Caldor Fire Has Taken an Ominous Turn Toward Lake Tahoe
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The Caldor Fire Has Taken an Ominous Turn Toward Lake Tahoe

The West is burning in serious danger, even though the Gulf South is submerged. Fire officials placed residents of South Lake Tahoe under evacuation
Record temperatures, fire clouds and drought ravage Earth in scorching-hot 2021
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Record temperatures, fire clouds and drought ravage Earth in scorching-hot 2021

The hottest month of recorded history was July 2017, but it's not over. Scientists revealed that 2021 is "virtually certain to be one the top 10
Business

Small Towns Grow Desperate for Water in California

Water towers in Mendocino (Calif.), where many wells have dried up. Aug. 7, 2021 (Max Whittaker/The New York Times). MENDOCINO (Calif.) The $5 shower
California hits drought milestone as Oroville hydropower stops for first time
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California hits drought milestone as Oroville hydropower stops for first time

Noah Berger/AP Photo California hits drought milestone as Oroville hydropower stops for first time SAN FRANCISCO California water management
Extreme Heat Could Also Mean Power and Water Shortages
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Extreme Heat Could Also Mean Power and Water Shortages

There are signs everywhere in the West of America that indicate a dry future and present. It appears that the earth is experiencing extreme drought
Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz wins gold, ends Philippines' 97-year drought
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Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz wins gold, ends Philippines' 97-year drought

Hidilyn Diz won the women's 55-kilogram weightlifting event at the Tokyo Games, ending a 97-year-long wait for a medal in the Olympics. Diaz broke
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Tribe becomes key water player with drought aid to Arizona

FLAGSTAFF (AZ.) A tribe from Arizona relied on the Colorado River's natural flood patterns for farming for thousands of years. Later, the tribe built
'Nobody's winning' as drought upends life in US West basin
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'Nobody's winning' as drought upends life in US West basin

Jamie Holt is the Yurok Tribe's lead fisheries technician. She maneuvers a boat close to a fish trap in lower Klamath River, Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in
College World Series 2021 - Mississippi State ends a 126-year title drought
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College World Series 2021 - Mississippi State ends a 126-year title drought

In Game 3 of the College World Series, the Mississippi State Bulldogs defeated the Vanderbilt Commodores to win their first ever national