NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Newport’s Cliff Walk, which runs between the Atlantic Ocean and some of the city’s most stunning Gilded Age mansions, sustained what has been estimated at up to $8 million in damage during Superstorm Sandy.
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — They say you should never make a big decision when you’re emotional. But what if there’s barely a moment to think and a life-or-death choice looming?
In those last horrifying minutes before the EF5
Weather Underground midday recap for Saturday, May 25, 2013.
Heavy rain over Texas caused major flooding for San Antonio, while showers and thunderstorms turned severe over the Northern High Plains on Saturday. Onshore flow from the Gulf of
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — The people of the Oklahoma town where a deadly tornado struck could use just about everything — cleaning supplies, food, water, shelter.
Thirteen-year-old Halle Carr thought residents of her hometown could also use a
WASHINGTON (AP) — Many states get hit frequently with tornadoes and other natural catastrophes, but Oklahoma is Disaster Central.
The twister that devastated Moore, Okla., was the 74th presidential disaster declared in the Sooner state in the past
In the wind-swept prairie called Tornado Alley, the scene is eerily familiar: Homes smashed to splinters. Trees and telephone poles snapped like twigs. Piles of bricks, overturned cars and dazed survivors sifting through rubble in search of a
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — After living nearly 20 years in their one-story brick home, Sherry and Larry Wells finally won the lottery — for a state rebate on a home storm shelter, that is. A contractor finished installing
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — One loved unicorns. Another, nicknamed “ladybug,” sang country songs. Another dreamed of one day owning a pontoon boat.
When a top-of-the-scale EF5 tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., it took with it 24 lives. Seven
MIAMI (AP) — During a hurricane, the storm surge poses the greatest threat to life and land, yet many people don’t even know what it means.
Simply put, storm surge is the abnormal rise of sea water. Predicting
WASHINGTON (AP) — Schoolchildren from New Jersey shore communities battered by Superstorm Sandy will join Michelle Obama for a garden harvest next week.
The White House says the first lady will also be joined Tuesday by students who
Weather forecasters are predicting another busy Atlantic hurricane season. The storms will get their names from an alphabetical list of 21 names:
WHAT NAMES ARE ON THE LIST?
Andrea, Barry, Chantal, Dorian, Erin, Fernand, Gabrielle, Humberto, Ingrid, Jerry,
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — A massive tornado was carving its way through town. There was no time to hesitate. LaTisha Garcia had to get to her children.
And so she raced against the storm. She had 30 miles
The north Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1 and lasts through Nov. 30.
Track historical hurricanes on WKBN.com.
How does a storm get its name?
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A band of thunderstorms is battering the Oklahoma City area and slowing cleanup operations in the southern suburb where a tornado killed 24 people and destroyed thousands of homes earlier this week.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The threat of a possible dam failure on a river near a northeastern North Dakota city eased on Thursday, and officials said most of the 1,300 evacuated residents would be allowed to return to
Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, May 23, 2013.
Severe storms developed over the Southern Plains from northern Texas through northern Oklahoma on Thursday. A trough of low pressure lingered over the region, which pulled moisture and energy
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