Latest Thunderstorms News

The Latest: 2 die in rising flood waters that overtook a van

Sep. 18, 2018 9:47 PM EDT

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Florence's lingering impact (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Two people have died after a van was overtaken by rising flood waters in South Carolina. Marion County Coroner Jerry Richardson tells The Associated Press that two women drowned at around 6 p.m. Tuesday when a...

Weather woes hit college football, stadiums cleared

Sep. 2, 2018 12:08 AM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The first big weekend of the college football season was marred by weather problems across the country Saturday, with officials calling off games at Nebraska and Iowa State and delays hitting stadiums from the Air Force Academy in Colorado to the Southeast. Iowa State's home game...

The Latest: Ryder Cup spots in sight at PGA Championship

Aug. 7, 2018 11:51 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest from the PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club (all times local): 10:45 a.m. The scoreboards for the PGA Championship aren't the only ones worth watching this week. That's because the tournament at Bellerive is the last points-paying event for the U.S. team for the Ryder...

Rangers and Diamondbacks delayed by power outage

Jul. 31, 2018 12:21 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A game between the Texas Rangers and Arizona Diamondbacks has resumed following a 21-minute delay caused by thunderstorms that knocked out some of the lights inside Chase Field. Lightning flashed through the windows at Chase and several loud thunderclaps could be heard from inside the domed...

The Latest: Northern California fire destroys 800-plus homes

Jul. 30, 2018 11:08 PM EDT

LAKEPORT, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on fires in California (all times local): 8 p.m. A fire official says a Northern California wildfire is now the ninth most destructive in the state's history. State fire spokesman Scott McLean says the blaze rampaging in the area of Redding has destroyed 818 homes and 311...

London airports, trains disrupted by extreme weather

Jul. 28, 2018 9:44 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Tourists and Britons hoping to go on vacation are enduring another day of travel trouble in Britain after severe weather led to flight cancellations and delays on cross-Channel trains. A week of extreme heat gave way to thunderstorms Friday, touching off travel delays on Saturday. Budget...