Death Valley nears Earth’s highest-ever recorded temperature

Death Valley nears Earth’s highest-ever recorded temperature

This browser does not support the Video element. DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. - Over 45 million people are under heat alerts into next week, including just about all of Washington, Oregon and California. Nearly 29 million of them are under Excessive Heat Warnings. California's Death Valley - one of the hottest places on Earth - broke its own heat record for the day on Friday, with the mercury soaring to 127 F. It beat the old mark of 122 …