| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
NEW YORK — A long-awaited overhaul of New York's LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy international airports moved a step closer to reality this week when the state and federal governments touted a sweeping plan to make over two of the busiest U.S....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:10 PM
A weak tornado downed a tree and snapped large tree limbs near Savage during storms Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
The tornado was one of two confirmed to have formed during the storms and rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale....
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Heavy rains continued to blanket much of Hawaii on Sunday as Hurricane Ana weakened and headed away from the state, with flash-flood advisories remaining in place for several communities.
Forecasters at the National Weather Service listed the storm as a...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A hurricane churning past Hawaii on Saturday pummeled the Pacific archipelago with heavy rain, strong gusts and dangerous surf but was skirting the islands without making a direct hit, the National Weather Service said.
Hurricane Ana was still a...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Hurricane Gonzalo, 11 p.m. Wednesday
OUTLOOK: Packing top winds of 120 mph, or Category 3 strength, Hurricane Gonzalo remains on course to make a direct hit on Bermuda Friday morning. A hurricane warning has been issued for the small island nation....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:55 PM
Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday challenged Los Angeles residents, businesses and city agencies to cut water use by 20% over the next 21/2 years and warned of new water restrictions if conservation targets aren't met.
In announcing the plan, Garcetti said...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:46 AM
A tornado warning was issued for parts of Anne Arundel, Prince George's and Howard counties, including Laurel, Beltsville and Elkridge, as a severe storm moved through the region.
The warning was in effect until 1:30 p.m.
As much as 1-3 inches of rain...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:20 AM
No automaker is currently offering a fully autonomous vehicle for sale to the public. If there were such a car or truck, it would be able to drive itself. Think of George Jetson’s vehicle, minus the aerial capabilities.
What we do have today is an...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 2:37 PM
A tropical cyclone named Gonzalo became the year's sixth hurricane as it moved through the Virgin Island on Monday afternoon.
The storm was about 20 miles southeast of St. Martin with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph as of Monday afternoon, and...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:43 AM
India began stocking shelters with rations, deploying disaster response forces and planning mass evacuations as an increasingly powerful cyclone hurtled towards its southeast coast on Thursday.
Cyclone Hudhud is moving in from the Bay of Bengal and is...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:09 AM
With minor flooding forecast Wednesday morning for Baltimore and elsewhere along the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay, there's a new warning that rising seas are likely to encroach more often and reach farther inland in coming decades.