Biden releases reserve gasoline in Northeast

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm described the effort as “a strategic release of these reserves” in a statement about the announcement Tuesday. From Memorial Day to July 4th” She said this is being done to “ensure there is sufficient supply in the tri-state area and the Northeast at a time when hardworking Americans need it most.” […]

Thousands of Civilians Evacuated from Northeast Ukraine

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Thousands more civilians are being evacuated from a new Russian ground offensive targeting towns and villages in northeastern Ukraine with a barrage of artillery and mortar fire, officials said. It was announced on Sunday. Heavy fighting has forced at least one Ukrainian military unit to withdraw from the Kharkiv region, leaving […]

Quick-moving storm system to produce round of thunderstorms over Northeast on Sunday

Saturday felt wintry for some in the Northeast, but a fast-moving storm system moving out of the Great Lakes could bring showers and thunderstorms into Sunday. The FOX Prediction Center predicts thunderstorms will develop from late morning into the afternoon as they move northwest to southeast across the region. The Storm Prediction Center emphasizes that […]

Flood watches posted as powerful storm sets sights on Northeast, mid-Atlantic

After a warm start to the week across the Northeast, attention has been focused on the threat of further heavy rain starting on Wednesday, bringing flooding threats to millions of people across the region. This latest threat comes from the same deadly system that battered the South with severe weather on Wednesday, prompting numerous tornado […]

One dead and five injured in northeast DC shooting

One person was killed and five people were injured in a shooting in Washington, D.C.’s northeastern quadrant on Wednesday evening, police said. The age of the man who was killed has not been released, but he was pronounced dead on the scene. The injured victims include two children, one 9 years old and one 12. […]

18 Aftershocks Jostle Northeast in Wake of 4.8-Magnitude Earthquake

Officials said multiple aftershocks occurred after a magnitude 4.8 earthquake struck the northeast early Friday morning. The quake was felt from Washington, D.C. to New York City to Maine, and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said it was the strongest earthquake to hit New Jersey in more than 200 years, CNN reported. report Saturday. The […]

New York City shakes as 4.8 magnitude earthquake hits US north-east | New York

An earthquake struck the densely populated New York metropolitan area Friday morning, and residents reported feeling the ground rumbling along the East Coast in a relatively rare phenomenon for the region, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The agency reported a preliminary magnitude 4.8 earthquake, with the preliminary location of the epicenter near Lebanon, N.J., then […]

Late-season nor’easter to blast Northeast with floods, winds, snow

After storms devastated the nation’s center on Monday, Tuesday’s severe weather outbreak resulted in hundreds of reports of damage from winds, large hail and tornadoes. The first severe thunderstorms caused damage across the Ohio Valley in the morning, followed by individual supercells in the late afternoon and early evening. The hardest hit areas appear to […]