The list of extremes in just the last few weeks has been startling.
For Andrea Januta's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
Every year from 2021 through 2025 is likely to be at least 1 degree Celsius warmer, according to the study.
Dozens of public servants including firefighters, lawmakers, teachers, municipal workers, law enforcement and military personnel joined events that became the siege on the U.S. Capitol.
In interviews and in public statements, lawmakers fumed over the failure of the Capitol Police — a 2,000-member force dedicated to guarding the Capitol Grounds — and other agencies.
Many city and county departments say they lack the money and staff to expeditiously identify people who have been exposed.