The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Sunday, June 30, 2013. The West remains hot, while showers and thunderstorms persist in the East on Sunday.…

Death Valley temps at least tie record

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Forecasters called for more supercharged temperatures Sunday as a heat wave gripped the Southwest, leaving one man dead and…

Kerry says progress made in peace talks

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in the West Bank to meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas for the third …

Recovery effort planned for Mt. Hood body

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Recovery teams will begin to make their way through difficult terrain today to reach a body spotted on Oregon’s Mount …

Today in History

Today is Sunday, June 30, the 181st day of 2013. There are 184 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 30, 1953, the fi…