Trump Threatens to Cut Federal Funding for California Wildfire Aid — KTLA

President Donald Trump on Sunday threatened to cut U.S. funding to California for aid during wildfires that have burned across the state during dry winds this fall. Neither of the two major fires burning in California are on forest land. California Gov. Gavin Newsom has done a “terrible job of forest management,” Trump tweeted…

via Trump Threatens to Cut Federal Funding for California Wildfire Aid — KTLA

4 Feet of Snow in September. Now, Rockies Face a Deep-Freeze — TIME

(HELENA, Mont.) — Temperatures plunged across the Rocky Mountains on Monday as residents in Montana dug out from a wintry blast that left several feet of snow and caused the governor to declare an emergency. Freeze warnings were in effect in parts of Utah, Idaho and Wyoming, with temperatures forecast to drop into the teens…

via First Came 4 Feet of Snow in September. Now, the Rockies Face a Deep-Freeze — TIME

What does “Live Abundantly Green” mean?

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It simply means that you and your business can embrace and promote more sustainable and eco-friendly practices without diminishing the quality of your life or hurting your finances.

This includes, but certainly not limited to:

  • Smarter ways to manage your home or business without going cold in the winter or hot in the summer, or living in the dark.
  • Embracing transportation choices without reducing your mobility.
  • Feeding your family affordably with better, safer nutrition and more delicious meal choices.
  • Making healthier choices that improve the quality of the lives of the people and communities you care about.
  • Inclusive opportunities to solve the monumental challenges facing every person on the planet – from the very rich to the poorest – in climate, sustainability, species extinction, disease, health, housing, nutrition, and more.
  • The opportunities to re-invent our economy at the local and global level that creates new and robust economic successes for every social class.

Living it green is not about sacrifices. It’s about better choices.

How Understanding the History of the Earth’s Climate Can Offer Hope Amid Crisis — TIME

There is no longer any debate that global warming is real, and that it is happening now at an alarming rate. It is transforming the global climate system before our eyes. The rise of fossil-fueled economies over the past 200 years, and especially the accelerating CO2 emissions since the end of World War II, is…

via How Understanding the History of the Earth’s Climate Can Offer Hope Amid Crisis — TIME

Hundreds of Cars Abandoned on Houston Freeways as Floodwaters Make Roads Impassable — KTLA

Hundreds of cars were left on Houston freeways Thursday as flooding made the highways and many other roads impassable. As officials watched waters recede late Thursday, tow truck drivers removed 200 of the vehicles that were in the roadways and waited to remove hundreds more, Police Chief Art Acevedo said…

via Hundreds of Cars Abandoned on Houston Freeways as Floodwaters Make Roads Impassable — KTLA