Washington's higher-than-usual winter tides will begin Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011, and the state Department of Ecology (Ecology) is inviting the public to share their photos of this naturally occurring event. These higher-than-usual tides are sometimes called "king tides" and occur when the sun and moon's gravitational pull reinforce one ...
A powerful snowstorm lumbered into the Great Plains on Monday, turning roads to ice, cutting visibility and jeopardizing thousands of motorists' travel plans. It was blamed for two deaths in Colorado. (Dec. 19)
After three days of weather delays, hundreds of hot air balloons took flight at Albuquerque, New Mexico's Balloon Fiesta this weekend. (Oct. 9)
Hundreds of protesters in Albuquerque, New Mexico assembled to express their solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street movement taking place in New York City. (Oct. 1)