Thu, Aug 04, 2011 at 2:48 PM
Lack of rain and intense heat is expected to yield lower than expected harvests of soybean and corn this year.
Tue, Jul 19, 2011 at 7:35 PM
The heat wave blasting the U.S. midsection was blamed for more deaths and triggered alarms along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sun, Jul 17, 2011 at 2:13 PM
Forecasters warned the heatwave would persist through much of the coming week and cautioned residents in many states to take extra precautions.
Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 5:48 PM
Flooding seems to have come under control, and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers intends to begin to slowly reduce water releases.
Thu, Jul 07, 2011 at 5:53 PM
Even a small amount of rain can trigger another flood in many areas in along the Missouri River.
Tue, Jul 05, 2011 at 5:30 PM
From pipelines and wind power to Brazil and the EPA, Newt Gingrich devoted a lot of time to energy policy during a camping stop.
Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 6:44 PM
U.S. Army Corp of Engineers plans to scale back on water releases, but will still have to maintain high levels for several weeks.
Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 12:09 PM
Tornadoes have plagued the U.S. in 2011, leading to record death tolls and property damage across the country. To grasp the scope of devastation, MNN breaks down the numbers behind this year's historic storms.
Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 5:21 PM
The U.S. capital replaced nearby Arlington, Va., which tumbled to No. 70 as a result of changes in the way cities were judged this year.
Sun, Jun 12, 2011 at 4:27 PM
As water levels rise across the U.S., millions of Americans are struggling. How is the outlook in the Quad Cities area?