Like it hot? Try 128 on for size
Posted: June 30, 2013 - 4:21am

Laura McAlpine, of Scotland takes a picture of the thermometer at the Furnace Creek resort in Death Vally National Park Friday, June 28, 2013 in Furnace Creek, Calif. Excessive heat warnings will continue for much of the Desert Southwest as building high pressure triggers major warming in eastern California, Nevada, and Arizona. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
FURNACE CREEK, Calif. (AP) — Associated Press photographer Chris Carlson is no stranger to heat. He grew up just outside Palm Springs, Calif. On...

The Latest

Front PageBloom to ‘lock down’ school

Officials promise beefed-up security after threat report alarmed parents

Front PageDriver cut from wreckage

Police: Car rammed rear of delivery truck on Route 54 near Danville

Front PageExec’s job spurs new challenge for Bloom

Ex-councilwoman’s lawsuit says changes drafted in secrecy

Front PageSUV skids on ice, KOs pole

Fire chief: Snow squall slicked roads in Beaver Township

Front PageAmazon adds physical presence for holidays

Amazon goes into the holiday season with a newly magnified brick-and-...