Yellowstone closes after ‘unprecedented’ rain washes out roads

(WASHINGTON) -- All Yellowstone National Park entrances have been closed in the wake of "unprecedented" rainfall causing "substantial flooding, rockslides and mudslides on roadways," the National Park Service announced Monday. Some roads have been washed out and others are covered in mud or rocks, according... Read More.

Major oil spill closes California’s Huntington Beach

(HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.) -- A major oil spill off the coast of Southern California has forced Huntington Beach and activities scheduled to take place in the region to shut down. A leak from an offshore oil production facility leaked 3,000 barrels of oil, which is... Read More.

Texas school district closes after two teachers die of COVID

(WACO, TX.) — A Texas school district has temporarily halted its in-person learning after two junior high school teachers died of coronavirus within the first weeks of the school year. Natalia Chansler, 41, a sixth-grade social studies teacher, and David “Andy” McCormick, 59, a seventh-grade... Read More.