It's 66 degrees in Los Angeles today. Here's the news—
Ben Geman, Axios (Tweet)
From stronger storms to Arctic warming to California fires, rising atmospheric carbon levels mean there's no escaping the fallout from global warming. Now, we're plunged into a new world of managing the consequences.
Dino Grandoni, The Washington Post (Tweet)
The United States officially rejoins the Paris climate accord on Friday, under a new White House that is promising to take an aggressive role in the global effort to significantly cut greenhouse gases to save the planet.
Christopher Flavelle, Brad Plumer and Hiroko Tabuchi, New York Times (Tweet)
Continent-spanning storms triggered blackouts in Oklahoma and Mississippi, halted one third of U.S. oil production and disrupted vaccinations in 20 states.
Robinson Meyer, The Atlantic (Tweet)
The Lone Star State’s disaster shows what happens when the government fails to plan.
Newsletter by Eric McDaniel.