The U.S. also notched its second highest number of costly weather disasters: 15 separate ones together caused $46 billion in damage and 138 deaths.
Authorities said nearly 160 were treated for heat-related illnesses during the Los Angeles Rams' first regular-season home game.
There's no question it's been hot here lately, but what does that heat mean for the local farms that bring food to your table?
At least one North Carolina town has suspended disconnecting residents' water over unpaid bills amid the state's oppressive heat.
Federal meteorologists say America's warm, wild and costly weather broke another record with the hottest June.
Many felt the intense heat and humidity Tuesday as a heat wave build across our area.
With daytime temperatures lingering in the 90s, The NC Highway Patrol is reminding motorists of the dangers associated with leaving children unattended inside a vehicle.
Get ready for another dangerously hot day. The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for this afternoon for much of southeastern North Carolina.
The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for parts of central and eastern North Carolina for Monday afternoon and evening.
For days now the temperatures have soared into the 90s and even beyond. For many people going to the movies is a great way to beat the heat. But in Shallotte, one movie theater is leaving folks sweating indoors.