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There’s no federal law against people collecting rainwater

Environment

Yes, your tongue can get stuck if you lick a frozen metal pole

Science

What is an atmospheric river? 5 Fast Facts about the weather system

Weather

Video claiming to show Buffalo Walmart looting during blizzard is over two years old

Weather

Shoveling snow can increase heart attack risk, especially for those with certain conditions

Health

Verifying what you shouldn’t do when removing snow from your car

Weather

Yes, warming up your car before driving in cold weather can damage the engine

Weather

What’s a bomb cyclone? 5 Fast Facts about the winter storm

Fast Facts

Yes, leaving faucets dripping during freezing weather can help prevent pipes from bursting

Weather

No, completely closing vents isn’t a reliable way to save money on central heating

Money

No, Drew Brees was not struck by lightning

Sports

No, it cannot be too cold to snow

Weather

No, Biden didn’t advise people who were concerned about winter heating bills to buy solar panels

Joe Biden

Spike in ‘flesh-eating’ bacteria cases after Hurricane Ian not related to eating raw seafood

Weather

Fakes exist, but the original photo showing windows holding back a wall of water during Hurricane Ian is real

Extreme Weather

No, a video doesn’t show Florida students walking through a flooded school hallway after Hurricane Ian

Weather