A weekend without electricity was already trying for millions in the sweltering, storm-swept mid-Atlantic region. But Monday morning brings another grim challenge when many embark on a difficult commute over roads with darkened stoplights and likely mass-transit delays.
Gov. Martin O’Malley is urging state residents to be careful in the heat in the aftermath of a storm that knocked out power to more than 895,000 Marylanders and killed at least one person.
A man died in the thunderstorm that swept across Maryland when a tree hit his SUV in Anne Arundel County.
Violent evening storms following a day of triple-digit temperatures wiped out power to more than 2 million people across the eastern United States and caused two fatalities in Virginia.
A man was trapped inside of his home after a storm caused a tree to fall on his home in the District Friday night.
A power outage caused by fallen trees is snarling train traffic between Union Station and Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.