| 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
| 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 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 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 24, 2014
Ford plans to add pedestrian detection and auto-braking to its forward-collision warning system with a network of radars and windshield-mounted cameras. Dubbed Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection, the technology debuts on the 2015 Ford Mondeo...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:40 AM
Climate change may have "serious, pervasive and irreversible" impacts on human society and nature, according to a draft U.N. report due for approval this week that says governments still have time to avert the worst. Delegates from more than 100...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:40 AM
If you drive a car made in the early 2000s, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants you to see your dealer -- right now.
The federal agency issued a rare alert Monday, warning that owners of vehicles fitted with airbags made by Takata...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Tropical depression, 11 p.m. Tuesday
Tropical Depression No. 9 is expected to approach the Mexican state of Campeche late Wednesday. Tropical storm warnings have been issued. In South Florida, more rain is expected over the next few days....