Thomson ReutersJanuary 11, 2013 19:45
* Highlights more extreme weather events as the new normal
* Consequences will be "disruptive to society," report says
By Environment Correspondent Deborah Zabarenko
WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - The consequences of climate change are now hitting the United States on several fronts, including health, infrastructure, water supply, agriculture and especially more frequent severe weather, a congressionally mandated study has concluded.