Environment

Federal meteorologists say the summer in the Atlantic will produce 14 to 21 named storms, with three to six turbo-charging into major hurricanes.
A fluffy black kitten named Binx was found attempting to care for three younger kittens "as best he could."
Six people were treated for minor injuries after the incident in Redding, California.
Heat pumps are essentially two-way air conditioners that experts say save households money and warm homes without roasting the planet.
“Usually, dolphins get bored with my experiments. We were tapping into something that is part of the dolphins’ world.” marine biologist Jason Bruck said.
A lithium mining startup promised to make a rural pocket of North Carolina a clean-energy boomtown. But perceived slights and concerns over water have turned neighbors against the project.
The flat-faced dogs are significantly more at risk for a number of veterinary problems, especially breathing difficulties.
And that's why you never belly-flop without looking first.
Some advocates say Happy the elephant should be legally considered a person, and freed from the Bronx Zoo, where she has spent the last 45 years.
A rare northern Michigan tornado that hammered a small town has killed at least one person and injured more than 40.