Chautauqua Institution to continue Amphitheater project; restraining order lifted

Although work had been blocked for nearly three weeks, officials say they continued work legally on the project in the form of planning, log…

Snowflakes on the car window in Northbrook, Ill., Sunday, March 9, 2014. The National Weather Service has gauged this season’s chills, in part, by noting the number of days with subzero temperatures from the start of November through the end of March. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

8 facts about snowflakes

Why is snow white? And how do snowflakes form? Here are 8 facts about snowflakes.