| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Thunderstorms with the potential for heavy rain, high winds, and lightning are speeding toward Illinois from Nebraska and Iowa and are expected to hit the Chicago area around midnight.
The areas most in danger for severe weather are south of Int. Hwy....
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Hail the size of baseballs, wind gusts of up to 90 mph and tornadoes could be in store for parts of Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri as a band of severe thunderstorms travels across the Midwest Tuesday night, according to the National Weather Service....
| Jun 8, 2014
| 2:01 PM
With a wave of volatile weather sweeping across Colorado on Sunday, at least one person was injured after a tornado pounced on a country club southeast of Denver.
The injury was minor, according to the Aurora Fire Department, and the extent of the...
| Jun 8, 2014
May 20, 2013, started as a typical day in Moore, Okla. Morning routines went as planned.
The residents were awakened to alarm clocks they had set the night before. Business appointments were reviewed. Children were prepared by families for another...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Severe storms were moving south and west of the Baltimore area Wednesday evening, expected to bring threats of hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes.
A tornado watch has been issued for Allegany, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Garrett, Howard,...
| May 6, 2014
| 11:14 PM
Letters to the editor from Des Plaines, Park Ridge, Skokie and Evanston.
Withstanding a tornado
People who have homes in Tornado Alley could be known as living in a house of cards: too many flat surfaces that can be totally destroyed in 100-mile-per-...
| May 31, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Cook County officials released a draft of a hazard mitigation plan that will give county and municipal governments access to federal funding for projects to prevent damage from natural disasters.
Officials from some of the 115 municipalities that are...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Vernon Hills officials say that as spring arrives, so does the threat of tornadoes – and they're urging residents to be prepared.
"It's tornado season," said Kim Christenson, public information officer for the Vernon Hills Police Department,...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:00 AM
José Fernández, el as de la rotación de los Marlins de Miami, fue colocado el lunes en la lista de inhabilitados por 15 días, informó el equipo en un comunicado.
Los Marlins indicaron que Fernández sufre de una distensión en el codo derecho.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:56 PM
GLENDALE — Michael Ibarra had quite an eventful few seconds with his team locked into a tight game.
The St. Francis High basketball player found himself involved on both ends of the court in overtime and had enough energy to finish a daunting task....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:59 PM
More heavy rain is possible Friday evening, on top of the quick deluge from storms that flooded roadways and spawned a tornado warning in the afternoon.
A flash flood watch is in effect through 10 p.m. Flood warnings around Baltimore had expired by...