| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The city of Hampton is urging residents to take extra precautions as outside temperatures hover in the 90s this week.
The city’s libraries and community centers are air conditioned and open to citizens needing a reprieve from the heat.
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:43 PM
NEW KENT - Though by his own admission he’ll rarely be found at a betting window, trainer Ken McPeek couldn’t help but notice how lightly his thoroughbred War Dancer had been wagered upon Saturday by the public just prior to the Virginia Derby...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Splash pads are literally the cool place to be with the recent heat wave settling in around the area.
The water feature at O’Brien Park in South Bend was filled with both kids and adults today as residents tried cooling down from the hot weather....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:51 PM
ELKHART – It’s happened again!
People living at Stratford Commons apartments in Elkhart are without air conditioning because of mechanical problems.
People who live there had to deal with the same problem in 2011 when the AC was on the...
| Jul 13, 2013
It's not the heat, it's the humidity.
No, it's the freaking heat.
And, yes, it's been hot enough for me.
Have anymore stupid questions?
Sorry if I sound a little, um, crabby. It's been the heat and, OK, the humidity.
Sure, it's a little cooler today,...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 1:56 PM
FURNACE CREEK, Calif. -- At noon, the temperature stood at 122 in the shade, what little of it there was.
Ravens huddled in the shadows of desert scrub, panting with their beaks open wide. The Desert pupfish of Salt Creek swam for cover in the deeper,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:13 AM
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man died and another was hospitalized in serious condition Saturday afternoon in heat-aggravated incidents as a heat wave blistered this sunbaked city and elsewhere in the Southwest.
Forecasters said temperatures in Las Vegas...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Picnics, pool parties, and endless days of outdoor activity can only mean one thing: summer is officially under way. While summer can be a fun-filled time for both children and adults, it also carries an increased risk of injury. So when you are out and...
| Jun 26, 2013
Working in more than 100-degree weather, framing supervisor Jose Luna tries to ensure he and his construction crew take extra precautions when dealing with the heat on a daily basis.
“We work from 5:30 a.m. to about 1 to 1:30 p.m. to stay out of...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:19 PM
An autopsy today concluded a 36-year-old Aurora man died of heat stroke Wednesday evening at his South Side workplace, authorities said.
Ronald Guyton, of the 1000 block of North Farnsworth Avenue in Aurora, died of heat stroke, according to the Cook...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:45 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- We've just had our first brush with potentially dangerous heat this summer and one agency is trying to make sure senior citizens stay cool in extreme temperatures. Oxford Health Care gave away more than 500 fans to older residents...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:15 AM
With triple-digit summer heat in full swing, local residents shared their go-to tips for when the Valley reaches those scorching temperatures.
“I either go swimming or stay near a fan blowing cold air,” El Centro resident Alex Maloof said....