Kaylee McCaffrey

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Heavy storms dump 1 to 2 inches of rain, spawn possible tornado in Va.; more to come?

By Jason Samenow<p>, Weather editor<p>The powerful storm system plowing through the Eastern United States unleashed a torrent over the D.C. area, with widespread rainfall totals of one to two inches, and locally higher amounts.<p>A few severe thunderstorms erupted, with several damaging wind reports in the …

Watering the world

Many farms in drought-prone regions of the U.S. rely on drip irrigation as a water-saving method to grow crops. These systems pump water through long …

Off-grid

Aerial drone footage of 'catastrophic' Somerset floods

Telegraph photographer Lewis Whyld captures exclusive aerial drone footage of the flooding in Somerset and talks to residents who are battling against rising water levels<p>As <b>flood-hit communities continue to battle against widespread flooding</b> across the South West, photographer Lewis Whyld visited …

An Indian court says glaciers and rivers are 'living entities.' Could the same approach work in the US?

Just weeks after a high court in the Indian state of Uttarakhand granted legal personhood to the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, the same court recently …

Water Pollution

Learn about the effects of pollution on freshwater.<p>As technology improves, scientists are able to detect more pollutants, and at smaller concentrations, in Earth’s freshwater bodies. Containing traces of contaminants ranging from birth control pills and sunscreen to pesticides and petroleum, our …

Ethiopia is facing a killer drought. But it’s going almost unnoticed.

By Paul Schemm<p>, Overnight editor<p>ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The announcement by the United Nations in March that 20 million people in four countries were teetering on the edge of famine stunned the world and rammed home the breadth of the humanitarian crisis faced by so many in 2017.<p>Yet even as donors …

Former Little League star Mo'ne Davis has moved on to softball

Quick: What’s the name of the breakout female star of the 2014 Little League World Series?<p>Mo’ne Davis, of course!<p>Nearly three years removed from a …

Aldon Smith says he will be reinstated soon

Aldon Smith said on social media over the weekend that he expects to be reinstated in the near future, but there are plenty of reasons to believe the …

Celtics-Wizards Has Been a Game of Coaching Whac-A-Mole

The most dramatic series of the second round is now a best-of-three. The Wizards blew the Celtics off the court in a 121–102 Game 4 win that peaked …

Royals look to start taking advantage of strong pitching | FOX Sports

The Tampa Bay Rays just dropped two of three games to a Toronto Blue Jays team that had the worst record in baseball.<p>The Rays hope to experience …

Tampa Bay

LeBron James refused to come out in fourth quarter of clinching Game 4 vs. Raptors

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue tried to rest him, but LeBron wasn't having it<p>Forget the fact that LeBron James logged an inordinate amount of minutes in the …