GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say three people have been killed when a sudden storm struck in eastern North Carolina, damaging homes and uprooting trees.
Pitt County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Christy Wallace said one person was killed in the county
By JESSICA GRESKO and MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - From North Carolina to New Jersey, nearly 1.8 million people still without electricity were asking the same question Monday evening: Why will it take so long to get the lights back on?
PRINCE, W.Va. (AP) - A storm that knocked down trees across several states stranded 232 Amtrak passengers for more than 20 hours at a West Virginia station before they were picked up by buses on Saturday night.
Amtrak spokesman Steve Kulm said all the passengers
NEW YORK (AP) - Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest are using Twitter and Facebook to update subscribers after violent storms across the eastern U.S. caused server outages for hours.
Netflix and Pinterest restored service by Saturday afternoon.
By SARAH KUTAAssociated Press
DALLAS (AP) - The sun was setting when Jerry Abel's cattle began to bellow on his Central Texas ranch. They were convulsing by the time he rushed to the pasture. Within hours, Abel had lost almost all his herd.
By JESSICA GRESKOAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Utility crews untangled downed power lines and tree limbs Sunday, working to get the electricity turned back on for millions of people facing a second day of 100-degree temperatures without modern conveniences like air
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Spokane Shock (8-7) hosted the number one overall and West Division leading Arizona Rattlers (12-3) Friday night at the Spokane Arena in front of 8,946 fans. A number of early miscues and turnovers by Spokane would open the door early for Arizona as they would
By JEFFREY McMURRAYAssociated Press
Violent storms swept through the eastern part of the United States Friday night, killing a northern Virginia woman when a tree fell onto her home, damaging subway cars in Washington, D.C., and knocking out power to more than 2 million people
By AMIR SHAHAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Suicide bombers blew themselves up at the gate of a government compound in eastern Afghanistan before dawn Friday, opening the way for armed insurgents to storm the facility and touching off an hours-long gunbattle that left
By AMY TEIBELAssociated Press
NAZARETH, Israel (AP) - Israel's plan to overhaul its military draft has veered into turbulent new territory with the government's abrupt proposal to mobilize the country's Arab minority for civilian national service.