| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Monday's violent storms spun off at least seven tornadoes that briefly touched down in Illinois, the closest in the Plainfield and Romeoville area, according to the National Weather Service.
The brief tornadoes were “embedded within areas of...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:34 AM
A violent line of storms pounded the Chicago area late Monday, bringing torrential rains and powerful wind gusts and leaving hundreds of thousands of homes without power.
The storm system may have produced small tornadoes in areas south of Chicago,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:28 PM
LA CAÑADA — Looking for a boost heading into the second half, the members of the Hoover High girls’ basketball team turned to Melissa Manouki for support.
The Tornadoes struggled throughout most of the first half before Manouki led the...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 3:43 PM
GLOUCESTER – Maryann Mitchell said after Hurricane Isabel devastated the area in 2003 all she could do was sit at her Gloucester home and wait.
"I was a basket case," Mitchell said. "I vaguely remember the whole process. All I know is we were...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:48 AM
(Reuters) - A tornado touched down near Indianapolis on Tuesday afternoon damaging two dozen houses and causing no reported injuries as a severe weather front brought heavy winds and rain to the area, authorities said.
Mike Ryan, a meteorologist with the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:25 AM
ATENAS (Reuters) - Estados Unidos aprobará una legislación que brindará a los ciudadanos de la Unión Europea el derecho a interponer demandas en el país norteamericano si consideran que sus datos privados fueron publicados sin autorización o mal...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:12 PM
LA CAÑADA —With both the La Cañada High and Hoover girls’ basketball teams missing quite a few players from Tuesday afternoon’s Flintridge Prep Summer League game, each squad used the absences as an opportunity to experiment.
| Jun 21, 2014
| 10:23 PM
Storms swept across much of northern Illinois Saturday afternoon and evening. The National Weather Service issued numerous flash flood and severe thunderstorm warnings for the area, with some lasting as late as 11:30 p.m.
Earlier Saturday, a tornado...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:12 PM
An intense flurry of lightning early Thursday sparked fires that destroyed a church steeple and the roof of a Middle River home as heavy downpours also closed the Walters Art Museum for the day Thursday, continuing a rainy spring that already has raised...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:57 AM
El fiscal del condado de Suffolk, Daniel Conley, habló tarde la mañana del jueves, con palabras horribles de emboscada y ejecución captadas por las cámaras de televisión nacional, su mente vagando a un lugar y a un tiempo 900 millas y 27 meses atrás....
| May 17, 2014
| 6:09 PM
The big chunks of broken concrete stood out in the tall prairie grass of Glenn Orr's horse farm.
This was it, Orr said, driving up to the pile of concrete on a golf cart. This was the base that once held a 12,000-gallon water tank.
A year ago, a...