Millions of people each year are drawn to the southeastern edge of the Third Pole — a region in Central Asia with the world’s third largest store of ice after Antarctica and Greenland that’s roughly the size of Texas and New Mexico combined. But the glaciers are shrinking.
The floor of a clubhouse near Clemson University where a large party was taking place collapsed early Sunday, hurtling dozens of people into the basement, authorities said.
Clear skies and seasonal temperatures are in store for the Las Vegas Valley this week, the National Weather Service said.
President Donald Trump, who announced Saturday his intention to scrap a landmark arms control agreement, says it follows years of Russian violations in developing prohibited weapons, and “we’re not going to be the only one to adhere to it.” The Kremlin said the pullout “would be a very dangerous step.”
Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, about 5,000 Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border early Sunday in southern Mexico.
Once the fists started flying late in the fourth quarter, LeBron James’ home debut with the Los Angeles Lakers was relegated to the undercard. James scored 24 points, but Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo all were ejected late in the Rockets’ 124-115 win Saturday night.
Book lovers of all ages flocked to the 17th annual Las Vegas Book Festival in downtown Las Vegas to celebrate the printed word on Saturday.