Presidential hopeful Inslee wants 100% clean energy by 2030

Democratic presidential hopeful Jay Inslee, as part of his pledge to make combating climate change the top national priority, is calling for the nation's entire electrical grid and all new vehicles an...

High temps in N. Taiwan to drop by 7 degrees Celsius today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Due to the effects of a northeast monsoon, the early morning low temperature in northern Taiwan will drop to 18 degrees Celsius and high temperatures are expected to decrease b...

Mercury could drop by 10 degrees tonight in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Temperatures in northern Taiwan are expected to plummet today by up to 10 degrees Celsius, as a weather front arrives and a northeast monsoon strengthens, according to the Cent...

Mercury in Taiwan could drop to 13 degrees over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Although Taiwan will see balmy weather today, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that temperatures could dip down to 13 degrees Celsius over the weekend as a weather fro...

Climate change doubter is leading effort to advise Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is exploring the idea of forming a special committee to look at climate change and security risks, with the effort coordinated by a 79-year-old physicist who...

AAA: Cold weather can cut electric car range over 40 percent

DETROIT (AP) — Cold temperatures can sap electric car batteries, temporarily reducing their range by more than 40 percent when interior heaters are used, a new study found. The study...

Snow in San Francisco? Mild cities don't escape winter storm

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Snow, ice and shivering cold blasted normally mild cities from Seattle to Las Vegas to San Francisco on Tuesday as the winter weather sweeping across the U.S. West shuttered scho...

Temperatures across Taiwan to drop today, 2nd cold front to arrive over Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Due to the affects of a continental cold air mass, temperatures across Taiwan will be colder today, with lows in northern Taiwan to dip down to 13 degrees Celsius, according to...

Swedish temperature dips to -39.5C; coldest night in UK

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Swedish weather service says temperatures of minus 39.5 degrees Celsius (minus 39.1 degrees Fahrenheit) have been recorded in northern Sweden, the coldest recorded this month. ...

The Latest: Zebra dies in Indiana from extreme cold

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on a major snowstorm and frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A northern Indiana sheriff says a zebra has died at a ...

The Latest: Chicago using buses to get homeless off streets

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on a major snowstorm and the expected frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Chicago city officials are taking to t...

Temperature in N. Taiwan to plunge below 10 degrees tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a cold surge advisory for much of northern Taiwan as a strong continental cold air mass is set to send the temperature plunging belo...

Temperatures could dip below 10 degrees in Northern Taiwan by Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Another cold snap arrives this week and is expected to send temperatures down to below 10 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan on Sunday, according to the Central Weather Bureau ...

The Latest: Road accidents in snowy Bosnia kill 3, hurt 17

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on heavy snowfall across Europe (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Bosnian authorities say three people have died and 17 others have been injured...

The Latest: Man dies at Greek refugee camp, cause unknown

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on Europe's response to mass migration (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Greek authorities are investigating the death of a 24-year-old man from...