3-D-printed gun fires real bullets A Texas group run by a self-described anarchist has posted what appears to be the first video of the live firing of a handgun created with a 3-D printer. The 53-second video shows a single shot being fired from The Liberator, a plastic handgun that, with the exception of its metal firing pin, was assembled from parts made with a 3-D printer, according to Defense Distributed. More
Tornado sirens giving way to new warning technology On April 10, 2011, tornadoes ripped across Wisconsin, tearing roofs off houses, toppling trees and snapping power lines. In many places, the high winds were greeted with silence as some Cold War-era warning sirens failed because of lost power and other issues — just when they were needed the most. More
Flash Floods Hit Slidell, LA Police barricaded roads to protect motorists in other parts of Louisiana with flood water of up to three feet in some areas of Lafayette Parish. Credit: Maci Bates 07/17/2014 - 3:23 am | View Link
Storms hit Phoenix area Monday evening; more possible Tuesday Rainfall rates of more than 3 inches per hour were reported during the height of the storms. The weather brought blowing dust and heavy rain to some parts of the Valley. The National Weather service did issue multiple warnings for severe thunderstorms in ... 07/14/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Golf Ball-Sized Hail in Russia Pummels People Enjoying a Lovely Beach Day It doesn't appear as though anyone was seriously hurt by the hailstorm, but according to The Telegraph, the storm system caused harm in other parts of Russia. In the video, you can see people screaming and running for cover. But you've gotta wonder why ... 07/14/2014 - 8:16 am | View Link
Freakish hail storm pummels Dallas (VIDEO) The images look like snow, but Dallas residents will tell you it was no winter wonderland. "Oh my gosh, this is the biggest hailstorm I have ever witnessed ... rain and droves of damaging hail swept across parts of North Texas Wednesday evening. 06/14/2012 - 3:33 am | View Link
Is Extreme Weather on the Rise? (Video) A fascinating video posted to YouTube poses the question: Are extreme weather wind events on the rise around the world? A sampling of the many, widespread TV news reports and amateur video, compiled from just the first week of May 2012, seems to say yes ... 03/3/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
CANOE Jan 31 - Cops probe video of Rob Ford making threats; Jan 31 - Engineer charged in fatal mall collapse; Jan 31 - More snow on the way for southern Ontario 07/28/2014 - 3:56 pm | View Website
Midwest Severe Weather: Hail Damages Nearly Entire Town of ... Get the latest news and updates on tornadoes in your area on weather.com Wind-driven hail damaged nearly every building in Blair, Nebraska. 07/28/2014 - 3:34 pm | View Website
VIDEO: Big Storms Threaten Big Cities Video Description Show more info. July 27, 2014 - Severe storms are possible today from the Ohio Valley all the way to the East Coast. 07/28/2014 - 10:27 am | View Website
Roosevelt Severe & Unusual Weather The winter of 2013-2014 may have been unusually long, cold and harsh compared to recent years but we shouldn't get used to it, a new study says. 07/28/2014 - 2:05 am | View Website
Crop Failure A Growing Reality Hail, Rain Pummels Crops in Southwest Minnesota (Jun 16) Like many farmers with crops under water or obliterated by hail, Harley Buys of rural Edgerton, Minn., is in ... 07/26/2014 - 7:04 pm | View Website
By Ken Schott
For many seasons, Union College’s radio deal for its men’s hockey and football programs with WPTR-AM (1240) was renewed on a year-by-year basis.
Winning the NCAA hockey title in April changed the dynamic of the relationship between the two parties, for the better.
By Bill Palmer
Berne-Knox-Westerlo has lost a second long-time coach in as many years.
Jim Gillis, who began his coaching career in 1978 in Don Snyder’s program at Guilderland before taking the head boys’ soccer coaching job when BKW was a member of the Schoharie County League, notified school officials last week that he was stepping down.
Stanislaus County supervisors today could take a step toward seeking outside funding for groundwater management efforts. The Board of Supervisors will consider adopting a water management plan for eastern Stanislaus…