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A family of five was displaced after a tree toppled on a home in Silver Spring. (credit: Pete Piringer/Montgomery County Fire Dept.)

Strong Storms Leave A Child Dead, A Family Displaced and Thousands Without Power

A boy is dead and thousands of people in Maryland and Virginia are in the dark after strong storms moved through the region Tuesday night.


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Powerful Storms Knock Out Power for Thousands

Strong rain and lightning knocked out power to thousands of people overnight in the Washington and Baltimore areas.


Severe storms overnight toppled a tree at the corner of 13th Street and Potomac Avenue in Alexandria and caused widespread damage across the region. Tens of thousands of people were left without power. (Credit: Jim MacKay/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Powerful Storms Leave Thousands Without Power

Tens of thousands of customers are in the dark after isolated, but powerful, thunderstorms battered parts of the Baltimore and Washington corridor.


Scientists Link Wild Weather Cases To Man-Made Global Warming (Jared Ruderman/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

One Last Batch of Rain, Storms Before the Weekend

Rain will stick around in the Baltimore and Washington area Friday after powerful storms toppled trees, downed power lines and flooded roadways throughout the region for two days.


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Thousands Without Power After Strong Storms

About 1,500 customers are still without power after strong thunderstorms battered the region Tuesday afternoon. The storms caused trees and power lines to topple.


Snow at the White House. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Winter Storm Hits the D.C. Area by the Numbers

Here’s a look by the numbers at the storm that has dumped snow on the Mid-Atlantic region, causing few major problems but dealing one more blow to residents tired of winter and ready for springtime.


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Power Outages Climb As Snow Continues

A winter storm that dumped up to a foot and a half of snow on the Mid-Atlantic region is not causing major power outages — yet.



Thousands of D.C. Area Residents Without Power

Thousands of residents are still without power after a heavy batch of thunderstorms hit the D.C. area Friday afternoon.


File photo of an empty classroom. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

School Closures Due to Power Outages

The severe weather that hit the area left trees uprooted and power lines down. At one point more than 50,000 customers were without power.


A tree on a house in Laurel, Md. (Photo credit: Laurel Mayor Craig A. Moe)

Thousands Without Power

Thousands of people are without power after heavy storms moved through the D.C. area Thursday.