In the town of Wolcott the sounds of a tornado could be heard early Sunday afternoon. What also could be heard that day were chainsaws, as people worked to clean up the damage caused by the high winds.
A fierce storm packing powerful winds and rain toppled trees and flipped campers Thursday at a Virginia campground Thursday, killing at least two people and sending at least 20 more to hospitals, officials said. (July 24)
Three adults have suffered severe burns in a Central Texas house explosion that leveled the home. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said the fiery blast happened before dawn Tuesday at a home near Willis. That's about 40 miles north of Houston.Montgomery County Fire Marshal Jimmy Williams said it could be weeks before investigators determine a cause for the explosion that was felt several miles away.
Williams said two men and a woman suffered severe burns and were transported to a hospital. Their names and further details on their conditions weren't immediately released.
Williams said investigators are trying to determine if any nearby homes in the unincorporated area were damaged.
July 23 (Bloomberg) --- General Motors is expected to report another quarter of earnings decline. The auto maker has issued a string of recalls this year, calling back the equivalent of 40 percent of its vehicles. Bloomberg Ranx looks at the biggest auto recalls in U.S. history. (Source: Bloomberg)
7/28/2014 - During a Hialeah Gardens school “Spirit Day,” a teen girl dressed in an inflatable sumo wrestler suit for what was supposed to be a goofy match with a classmate. But a lawsuit claims the sumo fun went horribly wrong, leaving the teen with seve
7/28/2014 - Powerful storms that raked across several states in the eastern U.S. on Sunday destroyed at least 10 homes in Tennessee, but there were no immediate reports of any deaths or injuries, authorities said. Spokeswoman Gina Breeding with the office of emergenc
7/25/2014 - A man is suing the same Delaware pizza place that he tried to rob several years ago. Nigel Sykes, 23, filed a lawsuit against Seasons Pizza as well as the police officers who arrested him four years ago, claiming he was assaulted and injured at the time.