Latest from Lauren Tierney
Chinese health officials confirmed that the pneumonialike coronavirus came from wild animals sold at a market in Wuhan, the city of 11 million people and capital of the Hubei province in China.
  • Jan 27, 2020
In May 2018, the United States withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal. Throughout 2019, economic sanctions were imposed as part of President Trump’s “maximum pressure campaign,” further escalating tensions in the region.
  • Jan 8, 2020
Every year, millions of Americans purchase and decorate Christmas trees to ring in the holiday season. Whether they are bought at a lawn and garden store, pop-up lot, or harvested from a tree farm or national forest, a live tree is an integral part of the tradition for many families.
  • Dec 12, 2019
Boone, Iowa. Homestead, Fla. Denmark, S.C. What do these places have in common?
  • Nov 22, 2019
An exploration of fall colors from space, and where to find the best colors across the United States.
  • Oct 9, 2019
The dreaded "Blob," consisting of warmer than usual ocean waters in the Pacific, may be back. This could have huge repercussions for ecosystems and our weather.
  • Sep 21, 2019
Following Saturday’s drone strikes of Saudia Arabian oil facilities, these are the countries that are affected the most.
  • Sep 16, 2019
This summer, Alaska has faced extreme heat, irregular rains and wildfires.
  • Aug 22, 2019
More than 110 different U.S. towns and cities can claim that a 2020 presidential candidate has put down roots within its borders.
  • Jul 29, 2019
The National Hurricane Center has predicted its first hurricane of the season, named Barry. We are following the path and likely arrival time of tropical-storm-force winds to the coast of Louisiana.
  • Jul 13, 2019