| Oct 1, 2010
| 11:42 AM
Torrential downpours from a faded tropical storm marched into the Northeast on Friday, a day after claiming five lives in North Carolina, knocking out power and dousing some East Coast cities with more rain in hours than they normally get in months....
| Oct 1, 2010
| 8:29 AM
Gusty winds, heavy rain and flooding are the rule in a long list of New York City neighborhoods still recovering from the tornadoes that struck two weeks ago.
On 4th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn Friday morning, two blue tarpaulins slammed against a...
| 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 12, 2010
| 10:50 AM
Cleanup is underway after a storm overnight flooded streets, left a rare and thick layer of hail on the ground, sent a man to the hospital from a lightning strike and left NFL fans running for shelter during the Jets' primetime Monday night football game....
| May 13, 2010
| 7:59 AM
Savor the Flavor Contest
Memorial Day May 31st - July 31
Grilled Antipasto with Soprano Sauce
Elizabeth's Tip: This versatile dish can be served as an appetizer or a vegetable side dish. Likewise, the smoky charred vegetables and...
| Jan 2, 2010
| 4:10 PM
Windy weather is sweeping the tri-state area, causing flight delays at at area airports.
Airport officials say a Traffic Management Program is in effect at Newark International Airport. Arriving flights are experiencing delays of an average of 1 hour and...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 5:56 AM
Heavy rain and blustery winds caused major problems across the Tri-State area Monday, causing extensive damage and power outages.
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for most of the area and warned rainfall could produce "ponding" on...
| Jul 14, 2009
| 1:14 PM
The New York City Police Department is denying allegations Tuesday that two police officers abandoned an elderly Alzheimer's patient after she wandered off to a popular Chelsea nightclub.
Betty Zengel, 86, turned up at the velvet rope of hotspot M2...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 4:57 PM
Severe storms - and a possible tornado - blasted through our area Wednesday, leaving a trail of damage behind. The region was hit with damaging winds, flooding, rain, and hail from late in the afternoon through the evening.
The National Weather Service...
| Dec 21, 2009
| 12:21 PM
The Long Island Rail Road resumed normal service Monday afternoon after commuters faced major travel problems this morning and over the weekend when a blizzard hit the area.
The LIRR says there are scattered delays in both directions on the Babylon and...
| Jul 5, 2009
Maybe it was during the surprise storm in New York City. Or earlier, during the growing light of dawn in Xenia, Ohio. Or on a cold afternoon outside Independence Hall in Philadelphia.
Somewhere along the line, I realized that, in chasing the ghost of...