More Weather Articles

  • Tropical storm Neoguri hits Japan's main islands

    TOKYO (AP) — A major storm dumped heavy rain on western Japan Thursday after sweeping through the southern islands of Okinawa, where it caused extensive flooding, knocked out power and injured at least 32 people. The storm also boosted rainfall levels in other parts of the country, leaving two...

  • Thousands without power in Mid-Atlantic area

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Utility crews are working to restore power to thousands of customers in the Mid-Atlantic region after strong storms moved through the area. As of about 5 p.m. Wednesday, Potomac Edison was reporting more than 22,000 customers without power in Maryland while Baltimore Gas and...

  • Overnight storm caused some power outages on SI

    NEW YORK (AP) — Strong winds overnight knocked out electricity for some residents of Staten Island. In the Lower Hudson Valley, downed trees and branches caused some road closures. More than 1,000 Staten Island homes were without power at the height of the storm. Nearly all power was...

  • Hurray! Republicans pick Cleveland for 2016 national convention

    I’ve attended, in one way, shape or form, 10 Republican National Conventions and look forward to the 11thâ€"especially because the weather is likely to be very good in Cleveland.

  • Floods force thousands to evacuate in Argentina

    BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Flooding from days of torrential rains has forced the evacuation of some 3,000 families in Argentina. The heavy rains swelled the Paraguay and Parana rivers. Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich said Monday that families living in swamped low-lying areas have been...



From the Weekly Standard

  • David Perdue Wins GOP Senate Nom in Georgia

    Businessman and first-time candidate David Perdue pulled off what the Atlanta Journal-Constitution  calls a "political shocker" by winning the Republican primary runoff for the U.S. Senate in...

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  • Kingdom Come

    There are no copyrights on book titles. F. H. Buckley nevertheless shows remarkable audacity in borrowing The Once and Future King from T. H. White’s children’s classic, published in...

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  • A Glimpse of Our Health Care Future

    To what will Obamacare lead? If the administration’s health policies continue on their present trajectory, Obamacare will lead to some form of European-style single-payer national health system.

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