Beneath NYC’s ground zero, a museum takes shape

NEW YORK (AP) — Gray dust blankets everything in the subterranean halls of the unfinished National September 11 Memorial & Museum. But while the powder may look ominously like the ash that covered lower Manhattan after the terror…

Body of NYC storm victim lay undetected for months

NEW YORK (AP) — In the chaotic days after Superstorm Sandy, an army of aid workers streamed onto the flood-ravaged Rockaway Peninsula looking for anyone who needed help. Health workers and National Guard troops went door to door.…
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Storm causes damage

Trees and power lines fell victim to Tuesday's storms, especially in Kinsman. …

Floodwaters force 100s to evacuate NE Iowa town

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — About 500 people have been ordered to evacuate their homes in a northeast Iowa town that’s threatened by a rain-swollen creek. The Butler County sheriff and other emergency officials are in New Hartford…

Tropical Storm Cosme likely to become a hurricane

MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say Tropical Storm Cosme is likely to become a hurricane later in the day as it swirls in the Pacific off Mexico’s coast. The storm’s maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 65 mph…

Tropical depression forms in Pacific off Mexico

MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed in the Eastern Pacific and is stationary about 500 miles off the coast of Manzanillo, Mexico. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the depression has maximum sustained…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Sunday, June 23, 2013. A strong low pressure system will bring another round of heavy rain and severe thunderstorms to the Upper Midwest on Sunday. The system will move northeastward from the Northern Plains,…

Line of storms brings wind, hail, tornadoes to SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Several homes were damaged and an entire county was without power Friday after a fast-moving line of strong storms moved through northeast South Dakota, bringing several tornadoes and golf-ball-sized hail. The National Weather…
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Air Quality Advisory Issued

Friday marks the first day of summer and with that comes soaring temperatures and an air quality advisory for the area.…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, June 21, 2013. Expect more storms to develop across the North-Central U.S. on Friday. A low pressure system over the Plains will continue spreading active weather over the Upper Midwest as it pushes…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Thursday, June 20, 2013. Messy weather is expected in the northern part of the country on Thursday as a strong storm moves through the Intermountain West and into the Northern Plains. Heavy morning rain…

Radar shows tornado touched down at Denver airport

LA JUNTA, Colo. (AP) — Denver International Airport passengers are taking shelter after a tornado was spotted in the area. The National Weather Service says a tornado was spotted in the area Tuesday afternoon. People are taking shelter…

New NYC evacuation zones include almost 3M people

NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 3 million New Yorkers’ homes are now in evacuation zones that cover more than a third of the city’s population, under new maps released Tuesday. In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, officials said…

Tropical depression forms off the coast of Belize

MIAMI (AP) — A tropical depression has formed off the coast of Belize and forecasters say it is expected to bring as much as five inches of rain to parts of Belize, Guatemala and northern Honduras. The National…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Sunday, June 16, 2013. Showers and thunderstorms move into the East on Sunday as a low pressure system moves over the Great Lakes, pushing a strong cold front into the Northeast. This front will…

3 more deaths blamed on storm that hit East Coast

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Two additional deaths in North Carolina are being blamed on the massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest and brought soaking rains and heavy winds to the Mid-Atlantic. Authorities say a volunteer…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, June 14, 2013. The storm system over the northern Mid-Atlantic will linger off the southeast New England coast early Friday morning. Moist flow wrapping around the system will maintain showers from the Delmarva…