East Coast

File photo of a missile base sign. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Army’s Blimp-Like Airships Get East Coast Test

The Army showed off a blimp-like airship Wednesday that is designed to help the military detect and destroy cruise missiles speeding toward the nation’s capital or other major East Coast cities.


A new study says D.C. will see a major increase in floods in 30 years. (Photo Credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Area Will Flood Daily in Just 30 Years, Study Says

Just three decades from now the District of Columbia and Annapolis will experience floods on a daily basis, sometimes twice a day, a recent report says.



Sunday Marks 2 Year Anniversary of Derecho

Sunday marks the two year anniversary of the derecho, a storm that most people living in the D.C.-Baltimore region remember all too well.


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Billions of Cicadas to Overrun East Coast After 17 Years Underground

Any day now, billions of cicadas with bulging red eyes will crawl out of the earth after 17 years underground and overrun the East Coast. They will arrive in such numbers that people from North Carolina to Connecticut will be outnumbered roughly 600-to-1. Maybe more.


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East Coast About to be Overrun by Billions of Cicadas

Any day now, billions of cicadas with bulging red eyes will crawl out of the earth after 17 years underground and overrun the East Coast.


File photo of some of the wreckage as a result of Superstorm Sandy. (credit: Getty Images)

Congress Passes $50.5B Superstorm Sandy Aid Bill

Congress is sending a $50.5 billion emergency relief measure for Superstorm Sandy victims to President Barack Obama for his signature.


Damaged rides and debris are strewn across Keansburg Amusement Park after Superstorm Sandy swept across the region, on Nov. 1, 2012 in Keansburg, N.J. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Forecasters Warn Of Possible Nor’easter Next Week In Sandy-Stricken States

Another messy — and wintry — storm may cause post-Election Day problems for an already weather-weary East Coast, forecasters say.


File photo of a severe weather sign in Washington, D.C. (credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

NOAA: ‘This Is The Worst-Case Scenario’

NEW YORK (AP) — A strengthening Hurricane Sandy churned north Monday, raking ghost-town cities along the Northeast corridor with rain and wind gusts. Subways and schools were closed across the region of 50 million people, the floor […]


In this handout satellite image provided by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Hurricane Sandy, pictured at 00:15 UTC, churns off the east coast on Oct. 28, 2012 in the Atlantic Ocean. (credit: NASA via Getty Images)

Parts Of West Virginia Could See Up To 3 Feet Of Snow

Forecasters say as much as 3 feet of snow is now possible along the highest ridge tops of West Virginia.


Hurricane Sandy has caused a tree to fall on homes along Nebraska Ave. (credit: Matt Del Signore/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

UPDATE: Sandy Causes Death, Flooding and Massive Power Outages

Floodwaters surged into seaboard communities in Maryland and Delaware as former Hurricane Sandy crashed ashore on the mid-Atlantic coast, and residents feared the worst was yet to come as the huge, violent storm headed inland.




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