August 27, 2016; 7:24 AM ET
Following a taste of autumn early this past week, is summer heat and humidity over for the northeastern United States? more >
The first day of school for students in Montgomery County are just days away, but it will be a challenging start for families and children who lived at the Flower Branch Apartments in Silver Spring. Their apartment building was destroyed more than two weeks ago in a natural gas explosion and has placed these displaced residents in a tough situation.
Stargazers will want to dig out their binoculars and telescopes this weekend as Venus and Jupiter shine so close that they appear as one large, bright star in the evening sky.
Hot and dry weather will greet fans and competitors at the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships in Flushing, New York, as play begins Monday, Aug. 29.
Following a tropical threat for the United States Gulf coast next week, an uptick in tropical systems will continue for the next six to eight weeks.
President Obama visited flood victims in Louisiana this week, while several tropical systems were on the prowl in the Atlantic.Read Story >