From out of nowhere on a beautiful day a freak storm hit Venice Beach and killed a 20-year-old man, injured more than a dozen people, and jolted others.
Flights were delayed by up to an hour and a half Wednesday evening, and thousands of customers lost power, as a round of severe thunderstorms pounded the area.
A round of severe storms plowed into the Tri-State Area late Friday afternoon – causing delays of nearly five hours for arriving flights at some airports.
A round of severe storms swept into the Tri-State Area Friday evening, bringing hail, lightning, and flooding that left cars submerged in at least one area.
The fire broke out at a two-story home on Wyndham Road in Teaneck, N.J.
Ben Bishop had a milestone game against one of the NHL’s greatest goalies.
For the thousands of people in the Tri-State area who use a train to commute the question of where to sit doesn’t usually involve safety concerns.
Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.
A plane heading from Boston to West Palm Beach, Fla., was struck by lightning late Friday and had to make an emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport.
Three people died in New Jersey last year after being struck by lightning. So, now some towns are investing money on systems that can do a better job detecting dangerous storms.
A lightning strike sent the spire on the church tower crashing into the sanctuary, unleashing an avalanche of large rocks that crashed onto some scaffolding which then collapsed onto Richard Schwartz as he was walking by.
The powerful storms broke the heat, but left downed trees, power lines and other damage in its wake and knocking out power to thousands of customers.
Backup generators kicked in, but operators reduced power at one Indian Point unit to about 70 percent as a precaution.
Firefighters from a number of surrounding towns were dispatched to help fight the blaze.
Parts of the Tri-State area — including Little Neck and Douglaston were pounded from the sky with wind, lightning and ice.