| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:42 AM
To many, tropical storms aren't all that threatening, at least compared to hurricanes.
But 20 years ago today, on Nov. 13, 1994, Tropical Storm Gordon showed why such systems need to be taken seriously.
On that day, Gordon started spreading nasty...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The following are previews of the area's upcoming high school football games this week.
A chance to grab sole possession of first place in the Pacific League will be a stake when Crescenta Valley travels to face Muir at 7 p.m. Friday.
If nothing else,...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:10 PM
A weak tornado downed a tree and snapped large tree limbs near Savage during storms Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
The tornado was one of two confirmed to have formed during the storms and rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale....
| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:13 PM
WESTON – Being undefeated this late in a year has a cost. The Pompano Beach volleyball team made sure Cypress Bay knew the price for such a privilege.
Cypress Bay rallied to force a fifth set in the hopes of keeping its undefeated season alive...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:55 PM
LA CRESCENTA — With the Pacific League boys’ water polo season still in its infant stages, Hoover High has created a buzz that it could very well be a darkhorse.
For the first half of play at Crescenta Valley High on Thursday, the Tornadoes...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:46 AM
A tornado warning was issued for parts of Anne Arundel, Prince George's and Howard counties, including Laurel, Beltsville and Elkridge, as a severe storm moved through the region.
The warning was in effect until 1:30 p.m.
As much as 1-3 inches of rain...
| Oct 14, 2014
What is the highest wind speed recorded for Chicago?
— Miles Rose, Oak Park
Excluding tornadoes where winds have approached 200 mph, the city's highest sustained wind was clocked at 87 mph from the northeast during...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Tornado watches for Will County and other northeast and central Illinois counties, as well as five counties in northwest Indiana that had been scheduled to stay in effect until 10 p.m. has been called off.
Will County, as well as Kankakee, Champaign,...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 9:43 AM
La adolescente paquistaní Malala Yousafzai, baleada en la cabeza por los talibanes hace dos años por defender el derecho de las niñas a la educación, y el activista indio por los derechos de los niños Kailash Satyarthi ganaron el viernes el Premio Nobel...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:07 PM
BURBANK—For the first quarter of its Pacific League boys’ water polo opener Tuesday, Hoover High couldn’t create much separation in the contest with host Burbank.
The Tornadoes outshot the Bulldogs in the first quarter and dictated...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:15 PM
GLENDALE — When Hoover High hosted Pasadena, it was assured that one of the two teams would garner its first Pacific league football win of this campaign, and it would come against the same school as its last league triumph.
When the dust settled...