Global warming will cause a 50 percent increase the number of lightning strikes in the United States by 2100, according to a new study.
The Tampa Bay Lightning wrapped up home-ice advantage for their first-round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens by edging the Washington Capitals 1-0 in a shootout Sunday in the regular-season finale.
A lightning strike that injured an air traffic controller at Baltimore’s main airport has exposed a potential vulnerability at airport towers during storms.
After a lightning strike injured a controller at BWI, the FAA will test lightning protection systems for airport towers.
A BWI Airport official says the airport’s air traffic control tower is fully staffed and operational.
Federal officials and the head of an air traffic control group says a worker was hurt when lightning struck BWI Airport Thursday afternoon, shutting down flight operations.
An Annapolis fire department official says a lightning strike likely started a fire in the roof of an apartment building.
Anne Arundel County fire officials say two men were severely injured by a possible lightning strike.
A Cecil County official says a 19-year-old woman is in stable condition after being struck by lightning.
Craig Laughing breaks down the Caps/Lighting series.