Runner who died during Brooklyn marathon was David Reichman

Runner who died during Brooklyn marathon was David Reichman

The Brooklyn Half Marathon runner who died Saturday while finishing the race amid sweltering heat has been identified as Flatbush resident David Reichman. Reichman, who was 32, collapsed on the boardwalk at Ocean Parkway at Brighton Beach Avenue near the finish line after suffering from possible cardiac arrest, according to event organization New York Road … Read more

At least 2 dead, over 300,000 without power after severe Ontario thunderstorm

The first long weekend of the summer season began in tragic fashion in Ontario on Saturday after a powerful storm killed at least two people in its swift but intense path across the southern part of the province. Tens of thousands of residents also found themselves without power, according to utility Hydro One, whose outage … Read more

2 dead after severe thunderstorms hit southern Ontario – CBC News

2 dead after severe thunderstorms hit southern Ontario  CBC News Tornado sweeps through Uxbridge; extensive damage in Oshawa, Pickering, Ajax and Clarington | Ontario Ontario storm: Two deaths confirmed by police  CP24 Toronto’s Breaking News Woman dies after being struck by tree during Ont. storm  CTV News View Full coverage on Google News

At least 2 dead after severe thunderstorm sweeps through southern Ontario

At least two people are dead after a massive thunderstorm swept across much of southern Ontario today. Peel Regional Police say a woman died after being hit by a toppled tree in Brampton, Ont. Ontario Provincial Police also say one person was killed and two others were injured after a tree fell on a camping … Read more

New York and New England Broil in High Heat and Humidity This Weekend

High heat and humidity created sweltering conditions for much of New York and southern New England on Saturday, with another day of oppressive weather likely before cooler temperatures move in.  Several places in central New York were on track to possibly tie or break heat records, according to the National Weather Service, which issued a … Read more

Germany tornadoes: Trail of destruction in western regions – Al Jazeera English

Germany tornadoes: Trail of destruction in western regions  Al Jazeera English A tornado swept through Paderborn, Germany, and injured at least 30 people, authorities said  CNN German weather service says storm generated 3 tornadoes  KSNF/KODE – Suspected Tornado Causes Major Damage in Germany (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel |  The Weather … Read more

GTA, Southern Ontario feeling effects of severe thunder storm

A severe thunderstorm is leaving a trail of chaos in its wake across the Greater Toronto Area and Southern Ontario. Environment Canada put much of Southern Ontario under a severe thunderstorm warning on Saturday. A storm, marked by torrential rain and high winds, moved from London, Ont., through Waterloo and into the Greater Toronto area. … Read more

Northeast heat wave to break dozens of records this weekend

“If highs reach the mid to upper 90s, this will be record highs for the day and the month!” the National Weather Service (NWS) office in Boston said Friday. The NWS is forecasting Boston to have high temperatures of 96 degrees Sunday. The daily record high for that day is 93 degrees, while the monthly … Read more

Michigan tornado: Governor declares state of emergency after powerful tornado rips through northern city

The twister also injured more than 40 people as it tore through the town of Gaylord, which sits about 60 miles east of Traverse City in the state’s Lower Peninsula, causing what officials describe as “catastrophic” damages. “It took out an insane amount of buildings and just jeopardized so many lives,” said Jordan Awrey, a … Read more