As tornadoes hit, survivors hid in tubs, shipping container – The Denver Post

By SHARON JOHNSON and BUTCH DILL MARBURY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama engine mechanic took refuge in a shipping container as a tornado from a violent storm decimated his shop and killed two of his neighbors along its destructive path across Alabama and Georgia. The harrowing stories of David Hollon and other survivors of Thursday’s storm are emerging as residents

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Colorado River negotiations hit an impasse as water levels sink and Bureau of Reclamation fails to intervene

Trillions of gallons of water must be saved from the drying Colorado River to avoid the worst-case scenario brought on by drought, climate change and overuse, federal officials announced earlier this summer, setting a deadline for Aug. 15. Past that deadline, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation officials threatened to take control from the seven Western states depending on the river and

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Heatwave will get even steamier today and could top 109F

We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The sweltering conditions yesterday sparked mass working from home, transport hell, melted runways, wildfires, water shortage fears and pressure on

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