Thursday, October 19, 2017
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Power almost fully restored in Toronto after winds knocked down trees,...

About 650 Toronto Hydro customers remain in the dark after a storm on Sunday knocked out power to roughly 25,000 local customers.Mallory Cunnington, a...

Gusty winds fan California wildfires, force yet more evacuations | Toronto...

SONOMA, CALIF.-Rising winds fanned the California wildfires again Saturday, forcing hundreds more people to flee from their homes in the state's fabled wine country...

California fire mystery: PG&E lines fell in winds that weren’t ‘hurricane...

The heavy winds that downed power lines Sunday night at the start of the deadly wildfires raging across Northern California were far from "hurricane...

Severe storms threaten weekend plans – even a few tornadoes possible

Severe thunderstorms similar to the ones that brought tornadoes to Oak Grove and the rest of the Kansas City area in early March are...

California’s wildfires powered by perfect storm of fire hazards

Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via GettyFire has devastated large areas of northern California, killing at least 17, with 155 people missing, and destroying at...

There’s Enough Wind Over the Ocean To Power All of Civilization

There's enough potential wind energy moving across the Earth's oceans to power all of humanity, according to a new study. But, the researchers warn,...

Powerful storms could bring strong winds and large, damaging hail to...

Powerful storms are expected to fire up this afternoon and evening in southwest and south-central Nebraska, prompting a rare autumn tornado watch and reminders...

Thousands likely to be killed by Hurricane Irma’s deadly legacy

Jason Henry/New York Times/Redux/eyevineAbout 200 people are thought to have been killed by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in the Caribbean and southern US. But...

Mysterious night side of Venus revealed for first time

Scientists have characterised wind and cloud patterns of the night side of planet Venus for the first time, and found that it behaves...

Back to the future as old battlelines emerge

Parliament this week summoned the nauseating atmosphere Leonard Cohen described in The Future: "things are gonna slide, slide in all directions".The cause?...