Popular now on WCYB.com

Climate change: By the numbers

POSTED: 9:27 AM Sep 27 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Dec 02 2014

2014 is shaping up to be the warmest year on record, scientists say. Here's a look at climate change by the numbers.

1 / 15
Oswaldo Rivas/Reuters

With two months left on the calendar, 2014 is shaping up to be the hottest year on record, according to new data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Through October, the average global temperature has been 1.22 degrees Fahrenheit higher than the 20th century global average of 57.4 F. October was the hottest October on record globally.

Crime Report

scott white 12-18-14

Domestic violence call ended in standoff, charges

A domestic violence call at a home in Washington County, Tennessee ended with a three-hour standoff.

image0014

Police: Shoplifting suspect asked to borrow plain clothes officer's phone

Kingsport Police say a theft suspect asked a plain clothes officer to borrow his phone after walking out of a grocery store with items worth over $600.

advertisement

Email Sign-Up

advertisement