| Nov 14, 2014
| 1:05 AM
The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for most areas on the Peninsula. The warning is in effect through 9 a.m. Saturday.
Newport News, Hampton, York County and Poquoson are covered under the outlook.
A freeze warning means that sub-...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Warning! All Chicago citizens! Warning!
The Chicagoland Bureau of Weather Alarms has just issued an alert for the metropolitan area and beyond, ranging as far south as Kankakee and as far north as Scott Walker.
Citizens of the Chicago metropolis are...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Looks like the Chicago area will miss the first major snowstorm of the season by a couple hundred miles, but the cold will settle in for a good long stay.
After a breezy Monday with highs in the 60s in some places, the week will get cold with lows in the...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 9:33 AM
The remnants of Tropical Storm Nuri will blast the Aleutian Islands with strong winds and high seas this weekend and later push cold air through Canada into the lower 48 states, a National Weather Service meteorologist said on Friday.
| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:35 AM
With the fall season already at its mid-point, Creig Moore with Gloucester County's Department of Emergency Management said residents should be thinking about winter preparations.
Moore offered the following information and tips to help residents...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I don't have crops at stake or a well that needs replenishing, but that doesn't diminish the glee I felt when I woke up in the middle of the night last weekend to the sound of rain pounding my roof and soaking my parched yard.
I know it's just a drop in...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:37 AM
By the time November rolls around, hurricane season is usually over, at least in terms of serious threats to South Florida. But such was not the case 79 years ago.
On Nov. 4, 1935, the Yankee Hurricane approached from the northeast, struck just north of...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The old door-to-door scam isn't such an old trick that it no longer catches consumers off guard. And we're not talking about the ghosts and goblins who showed up at the door begging for candy on Halloween.
Consumer advocates are warning about some rather...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 10:49 AM
An international Jewish group has warned the Kunstmuseum Bern in Switzerland that the museum is opening itself up to an "avalanche" of lawsuits if it goes forward with accepting art from Cornelius Gurlitt, the late collector who hoarded works in his...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:12 AM
A Pacific Northwest rainstorm should arrive in Southern California on Friday afternoon, disrupting Halloween plans and setting the stage for dangerously slick road conditions.
The storm system is expected to bring rain, gusty winds, snow in the...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews:
"Yes Please" by Amy Poehler; Dey Street (329 pages, $28.99)
Amy Poehler has written a book. Called "Yes Please," it is, as Poehler fans might expect, funny, wise, earnest, honest, spiritually...