Groundhog Day 2023: Punxsutawney Phil predicts more winter

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — A furry creature in a western Pennsylvania town has predicted six more weeks of winter during an annual Groundhog Day celebration. People gathered at the Gobbler’s Knob on Thursday as members of Punxsutawney Phil’s ‘inner circle’ summoned the groundhog from his tree stump at dawn to find out if he had … Read more

US winter storm causes 3rd day of dangerous and freezing conditions

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A deadly storm system hit a wide swath of the southern United States with bands of sleet and snow for a third day Wednesday, grounding 2,200 more flights, leaving hundreds of thousands without electricity, forcing schools to close and already making driving conditions unsafe worse. Winter weather watches and warnings have … Read more