The nation in brief

Posted: May 6, 2014 at 4:43 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “We’re already seeing extreme weather and it’s happening now.We’re seeing more heat waves, particularly in the West and in the South.” University of Illinois climate scientist Donald Wuebbles, co-author of the National Climate Assessment to be released today, saying the U.S. is already experiencing the costly effects of man-made global warming.

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Front Section, Pages 4 on 05/06/2014