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Unrelenting heat that has baked the U.S. Midwest and South for the past 10 days has killed at least 37 people. In Memphis, Tennesse, the mercury topped out at 105 degrees Thursday, a RECORD and the seventh consecutive day of triple-digit temperatures. There were also eight confirmed deaths in Illinois, four each in Arkansas and Georgia, two in South Carolina and one in Mississippi.
ARIZONA - A RECORD HIGH temperature of 114 degrees was set at Phoenix Sky Harbor on Sunday. That broke the old record of 113 degrees set in 1933.
Severe Drought Due to Unusual Pennsylvania Weather
University Park, Pa. -- Bryan Swistock has been closely watching Pennsylvania's weather and monitoring precipitation in the state for a long time, but he hasn't seen a summer like this one in the two decades that he has been paying attention.
Adapting to the damaging effects of climate change, plants are gradually moving to where temperatures are cooler, rainfall is greater, f...