| May 1, 2014
| 6:41 AM
A nearly 120-year-old retaining wall that has troubled Charles Village residents for decades collapsed Wednesday amid a month's worth of rain, dumping street lights, sidewalks and half a dozen cars onto the CSX rail tracks below.
No injuries were...
| May 2, 2014
| 8:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A 16-month-old boy was bitten repeatedly Friday afternoon by a rattlesnake in the yard of the family home, Cal-Fire said.
The child was airlifted for emergency treatment to Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. The incident occurred in...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:27 AM
As of 9:20 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation reported that an accident in Carroll County that closed Route 27 during the morning rush hour had been cleared. The accident had been on northbound Route 27 in the Twin Arch Road area of Mount...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Authorities and residents along a tree-lined river north of Seattle were bracing for flooding Saturday night after a massive mudslide in the morning killed at least three people, leveled at least six homes and left a muddy mix of debris in the river...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:14 PM
ARLINGTON, Wash. — The voices heard late Saturday night from the rubble of a massive mudslide have gone silent.
Thwarted for hours by ooze treacherous as quicksand, rescuers were able to resume their search for victims Sunday. But instead of...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Northeasterners still shivering from the tail end of a brutal winter were expected to find early spring no less frigid Tuesday night and into Wednesday.
From Connecticut to Maine, 12 to 20 inches of snow and winds up to 60 mph were forecast, the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Roads wet and slushy from a late-season snow were expected to become icy overnight, with one more frigid and windy day ahead Wednesday before a return to spring weather.
Though snow fell most of the day Tuesday across the Baltimore area, accumulations...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Glendora officials are warning residents that steady rain expected overnight Monday could produce "light mudflows" in areas affected by the Colby fire.
City officials raised their alert level from green to yellow Sunday in anticipation of the storm...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:16 PM
The magnitude 8.2 earthquake in Chile on Tuesday is not expected to change the height of waves along the Southern California coast by more than a foot, and officials don't expect to issue any tsunami warnings, according to the National Weather Service....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Small tsunami waves and other unusual “water movements” have arrived on the coast of California following an 8.2 earthquake that struck Chile’s northern coast Tuesday.
Although officials stressed that no tsunami warning had been issued...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:28 AM
A late bid in Annapolis to alter Maryland's storm-water fee law has drawn fire from environmentalists and from the attorney general's office, calling it an unconstitutional end run on the legislative process.
Senators meeting with their House...