August 27, 2016; 12:24 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.
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.
Hot and mostly 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.