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Finally! A lasting warmup is on the way for parts of US

PROMO Weather - Seasons Strips Winter Spring Summer Fall - iStock - Ig04Zh

Warmth is forecast to expand through the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley and all the way to the Atlantic coast as the week progresses. Following a chilly weekend in the Northeast, the wave of warmth will begin in earnest on Monday, then warmth will swell during the middle of the week.

Drilling ban, lease moratorium on federal lands would cause 'significant fiscal and economic losses' for western states, Wyoming study finds

PROMO Energy - Oil Pump Rig - iStock - Karina Movsesyan

Restricting oil and gas development on federal lands in eight western states would prove costly, according to a new study released Tuesday by the state of Wyoming.