Rain, Storms to Lash Los Angeles Through Sunday – AccuWeather.com

AccuWeather.comSaturday features even more threats to travel, as strong thunderstorms are possible for areas from San Diego up through Los Angeles. Damaging winds, flash flooding, waterspouts and hail are all…

After forest fires and drought, now rains torment Southern California – CNN

CNNBut in Glendora and other towns in Los Angeles County, it wasn’t. The rain has been much needed, but this deluge — coming down at more than an inch an…

Major storm brings needed rain to LA, but at a cost – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesFor some, it was a harrowing day — for two drivers who were rescued after getting trapped by a rock slide near Malibu; for two men rescued from…

Bay Area storm is good news for San Francisco rain record, other cities still … – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Break out the bubbly, San Francisco. This is only your second-driest winter in recorded history. A massive storm streaked the Bay Area with rain…

Flash Flood Warnings Issued Through LA County – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaMotorists drive by a flooded portion of Ventura Blvd., in Sherman Oak, section of Los Angeles Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. The first wave of a powerful Pacific storm…

Los Angeles rain: Rainfall totals by city – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles rain: Rainfall totals by cityLos Angeles Times1/31. By Rong-Gong Lin II. February 28, 2014, 6:05 p.m.. Cities across Los Angeles County were racking up impressive rainfall totals Friday…

Storm knocks out power – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(02-28) 13:42 PST SAN FRANCISCO — A storm lashing the Bay Area left thousands of residents without power Friday and created hazardous conditions on roadways. The National Weather…

Weather service: Rain in Vegas breaks 85-day spell – MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV

Weather service: Rain in Vegas breaks 85-day spellMyNews3 Las Vegas KSNVLAS VEGAS (AP) — A wet Pacific storm has reached Las Vegas, breaking an 85-day spell without official measurable rainfall.…

Fashion disaster? Downpour douses Oscars red carpet – Reuters

Fashion disaster? Downpour douses Oscars red carpetReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The most glamorous of all runways, the 500-foot-long Oscars red carpet, might be a fashion disaster on Sunday. A rare…

Boater safe after surviving Pacific storm – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

forecast: Milder weekend, winter storm Monday? – WJLA (blog)

WJLA (blog)The only point I am confident of, is the farther north you are from Washington, the colder it will be AND the farther south you are, the warmer it…

Snowstorm Could Dump Up to 10 Inches on Tri-State – NBC New York

NBC New YorkPeople carrying sleds walk through a snow-covered Central Park in New York, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. The National Weather Service said Monday’s storm, which brought 8 inches of…

Christie Calls For Razing Sandy-Damaged Buildings – CBS Local

Christie Calls For Razing Sandy-Damaged BuildingsCBS LocalTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie has signed an order to allow the state to knock down homes and other buildings left dilapidated…

Migrants flock to Spanish enclave of Melilla – Washington Post

Washington PostHundreds of people from neighboring Morocco have been storming the border fence to get into Europe. Feb. 28, 2014 Would-be immigrants jump over a fence into the North African…

African migrants storm border into Spain’s Melilla – euronews

euronewsMore than 200 African migrants have scaled the border fence into the Spanish enclave of Melilla. It was the biggest assault on the border in more than eight years. The…

Weather: Will winter storm bound for East Coast hit Central New York? – The Post-Standard

The Post-StandardSarah Wilson makes her way through the snowy Syracuse University campus earlier this month after a major winter storm. A storm moving toward the East Coast Sunday will likely…

Las Vegas facing a couple of soggy days – Las Vegas Sun

Las Vegas SunA storm system that moved into the Las Vegas Valley early today is expected to linger in the area through Saturday, soaking lower elevations with rain and dusting…

Weather: More wind and snow in Central New York, but a reprieve from cold on … – The Post-Standard

Weather: More wind and snow in Central New York, but a reprieve from cold on …The Post-StandardSYRACUSE, N.Y. — Across Central New York Friday we’ll have more of the same…

Weather Journal: Winter Keeps its Icy Grip on New York – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Wall Street Journal (blog)February may be coming to a close, but winter is in full swing throughout Greater New York. On Friday, colder than normal conditions will persist, setting the…

Europa League: Valencia through to last 16 after 0-0 draw with Dynamo Kiev – SkySports

SkySportsValencia safely progressed through to the last 16 of the Europa League despite being held to a 0-0 draw at home in their second leg clash with Dynamo Kiev. Los…

Live Commentary: Valencia 0-0 Dynamo Kiev – Sports Mole

Sports MoleGood evening and welcome to Sports Mole’s live commentary of the second leg of the last-32 Europa League clash between Valencia and Dynamo Kiev at the Mestalla. Goals from…

First of two LA rainstorms moving through faster than expected – Los Angeles Times

First of two LA rainstorms moving through faster than expectedLos Angeles TimesA storm dumping light to moderate rain across Los Angeles County on Thursday is moving faster than expected, which…

Oscar Preps: Will Rain Spoil the Show? – Entertainment Tonight News

Entertainment Tonight NewsL.A.’s worst storm in two years is predicted to hit this weekend, but if you think that’ll slow the Academy Awards down, you got another thing coming. ET’s…

Southern California Prepares for One-Two Storm Punch – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaThe wildfire scorched nearly 38 square miles of the Santa Monica Mountains as it burned from the edges of suburban homes down to the beach about 50 miles…

Two words Chris Christie never mentioned in budget speech: Hurricane Sandy – The Times, Trenton

Two words Chris Christie never mentioned in budget speech: Hurricane SandyThe Times, TrentonTRENTON — A central theme of Gov. Chris Christie’s budget address last year was Hurricane Sandy. He was…

Chris Christie’s Sandy Problem – OPB News

Chris Christie’s Sandy ProblemOPB NewsChris Christie is facing criticism over what was once a source of his political strength – his handling of Superstorm Sandy. While national attention focuses on…

Testimony To Begin In Super Bowl Ice Lawsuit –

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Anyone who was in North Texas three years ago remembers the ice that covered the Metroplex just as the Super Bowl came to town. A winter storm…

Chicago: Weather to Turn Even Colder by Midweek – AccuWeather.com

Chicago: Weather to Turn Even Colder by MidweekAccuWeather.comThe reappearance of the polar vortex means the return of frigid air and a little snow at times in the Chicago area this…

Storms responsible for tornadoes, dense fog and pileup on I-57 – Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune“It’s looking like it was very weak as it went through Chicago.” The last batch of storms is moving through Chicago and was to move out by 7:30 p.m.,…

Thai anti-government protesters gather outside defense compound – CNN

CNNBangkok, Thailand (CNN) — Thai anti-government demonstrators massed Wednesday outside the Prime Minister’s makeshift office, a day after clashes with police in the streets of Bangkok killed five people. The…

At Least 15 Dead in Most Violent Day of Clashes in Kiev – Mashable

MashableKIEV, Ukraine — Fifteen people were killed on Tuesday in what was by far the bloodiest day of violence in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev since mass protests and civil…

Ukraine police storm main Kiev ‘Maidan’ protest camp – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian police are storming the main anti-government protest camp in the capital, Kiev, after months of occupation. Explosions are taking place, fireworks are being thrown and large fires have…

At least 9 dead in Kiev protests; 47 police injured – CNN

CNNKiev, Ukraine (CNN) — At least nine people died Tuesday in protests in Kiev, seven of them civilians and two police, authorities said. A total of 47 police officers were…

Deadly Clashes Flare Anew in Ukraine – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalA protester throws a petrol bomb towards Interior Ministry members during clashes in Kiev on Feb. 18. Reuters. KIEV, Ukraine—Three weeks of uneasy truce between the Ukrainian government…

No more snow this week as temperatures expected to hit 54 degrees Friday – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe silver-lining to the continued cold weather is that severe flooding is unlikely. … So far this year, New York City has seen 57.1 inches of snow,…