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Study: Global Warming Will Cause 50 Percent Increase In US Lightning Strikes By 2100

Global warming will cause a 50 percent increase the number of lightning strikes in the United States by 2100, according to a new study.


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Capitals Lose Last Game of Season in Shootout, 1-0

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.


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Lightning Strike at BWI Exposes Airport Towers Vulnerability

A lightning strike that injured an air traffic controller at Baltimore’s main airport has exposed a potential vulnerability at airport towers during storms.


FAA will examine lightning protection at all U.S. airport towers, like the control tower at Los Angeles International Airport. (Getty Images)

FAA To Examine Airport Towers

After a lightning strike injured a controller at BWI, the FAA will test lightning protection systems for airport towers.


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BWI Air Control Tower Fully Operational After Lightning Strike

A BWI Airport official says the airport’s air traffic control tower is fully staffed and operational.


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BWI Reopens After Lightning Strike That Injured 1

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.


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Lightning Likely Sparked Apartment Roof Fire in Md.

An Annapolis fire department official says a lightning strike likely started a fire in the roof of an apartment building.


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Possible Lightning Strike Severely Injures 2 Men

Anne Arundel County fire officials say two men were severely injured by a possible lightning strike.


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Woman Struck By Lightning in Md.

A Cecil County official says a 19-year-old woman is in stable condition after being struck by lightning.


Tampa Bay Lightning v Washington Capitals

Craig Laughlin Previews Caps Vs. Lightning

Craig Laughing breaks down the Caps/Lighting series.

106.7 The Fan–04/29/2011