| Nov 4, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Storm trackers are continuing to refine their predictions for a nor'easter set to strike Maryland later this week, calling for strong rain and wind on Wednesday — most heavily along the Eastern Shore — and possibly snow on Thursday.
| Nov 4, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Kevin Cordova's family tried cooking hot food to stay warm. They wore their winter coats inside and buried themselves under blankets.
But on Sunday, six days after powerful winds from Superstorm Sandy knocked out their power, temperatures dipped so low...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Forecasts that had been predicting inland snow to reach the Baltimore area have since backed off, expecting a nor'easter to track well enough off the coast to spare the region -- but not the coastline.
Rain is in the forecast Wednesday for Maryland,...
| Apr 1, 2011
Gil Clancy, 88, a boxing trainer who helped lead Emile Griffith to welterweight and middleweight titles, died Thursday at an assisted-living facility on Long Island, N.Y., his family said.
Born in Rockaway Beach, N.Y., in...
| Mar 31, 2011
Punk rock musician
Zoogz Rift, 57, a punk rock musician whose experimental style garnered comparisons with Captain Beefheart and Frank Zappa, died March 22 at Encino Hospital of complications from diabetes, said his partner, Laura Rift....
| Jul 22, 2011
I've lived in Chicago for 26 years, after spending 20 years in New York City. Why does Chicago see dramatic temperature changes between summer and winter? New York's temperatures are wild, but the changes are never as extreme as here.
| Oct 7, 2010
There is an old road in Japan that runs from Wakasa Bay to the city of Kyoto known as the Saba Kaido, or Mackerel Road. For centuries, the road was used to carry fresh mackerel roughly 50 miles south from the sea to the former imperial capital during...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 5:40 PM
"Is it time to Occupy Miami Beach?" a shivering Max Richmond asked another New York protester as she waited to get Vitamin C near the makeshift medical tent.
They laughed and hugged for warmth.
Since hundreds of anti-greed protesters descended on a park...
| Sep 23, 2010
Holding the business end of a centrifuge in one hand and a jar of pea solids and their liquid in the other, Nathan Myhrvold explains with a gleam in his eye how to separate pea purée at a force 40,000 times Earth's gravity. "It's a fun thing to do to food...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 6:35 AM
Snow and ice turn streets into parking lots and force the cancellation of thousands of flights. At least two deaths are reported.its operations in Philadelphia, New York and Boston the hardest hit.
The storm is causing delays and cancellations at Sea-...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:32 PM
According to the weather forecast, there will be plenty of rain in New York next week, but there are so many new cars debuting at the auto show that we???ll hardly notice. Press unveilings start Wednesday, and the show opens......