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A plane slid off the runway and more than 800 flights were canceled as winter weather hit the Midwest

Authorities issued alerts for areas across the Northeast as blizzard conditions were forecasted to New York and New England over the weekend.

Scientists are working to solve the mysteries of superbolts, the most energetic kind of lightning — here’s what we know so far

Superbolts unleash 1,000 times more energy than normal lightning. They appear in the winter, over the ocean.

Trump tweeted a photo of a lightning strike very close to Air Force One, calling it ‘amazing!’

President Donald Trump tweeted out a photo of a lightning bolt striking behind Air Force One taken by a CNN producer in North Carolina.
Chef José Andrés with Eva, a partner of World Central Kitchen.

Celebrity chef José Andrés is providing ‘restaurant-quality meals’ to more than 10,000 people a day in the wake of Hurricane Dor...

Insider spoke with World Central Kitchen, Andrés' nonprofit, about the ins and outs of feeding survivors after disaster strikes.
A Florida Costco shopper on August 30, 2019.

‘I’ve never seen anything like this’: As Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida, residents empty store shelves and make other preparati...

Hurricane Dorian isn't projected to make landfall in Florida, but Florida is still in a state of emergency as the Category 4 storm approaches the US.
Hurricane Dorian approaches the coast of Florida

A cocktail of weird Caribbean weather is making Hurricane Dorian’s path especially hard to predict

Hurricane Dorian is expected to make landfall in Florida on Monday as a Category 4 storm. It hasn't followed the path scientists anticipated.
Minneapolis residents took to social media to share photos of hail chunks the size of golf balls and baseballs.

A Minneapolis suburb got pelted by massive, baseball-sized hail

The hail chunks did enough damage to rip holes through window screens and vinyl siding of residents' homes, local media reported.
Quite the mess.

A Florida couple’s toilet exploded after lightning struck near their septic tank

Fortunately, as A-1 Affordable Plumbing Inc. notes, no one was injured in Sunday's toilet rupture.
Hurricanes should always be taken seriously.

7 dangerous mistakes to avoid during a hurricane

When dealing with a huge storm and violent winds, there are some common mistakes that can put your safety and the safety of others at risk.