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The Dome, an indoor sports facility in Anchorage, Alaska, is seen days after the thin, flexible plastic roof collapsed in the midst of a snowstorm. (AP)The rare combination of greater snowfall and prolonged cold temperatures is producing snow loads many structures can't handle.


2017-01-24 14:51:29 -0700

The Flint Water Plant water tower in Flint, Mich. (Carlos Osorio/AP)Michigan officials tout a new lead level, although the city's residents say the development doesn't make them any less cautious.


2017-01-24 15:22:16 -0700

Hugh Hewitt, left, and Donald Trump. (William B. Plowman/NBC via Getty Images; Shawn Thew via Bloomberg)Conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt points to a constitutional issue that Democrats might exploit if the GOP loses its grip on the House.


2017-01-24 14:03:33 -0700