Icy weather bears down on Texas, much of Midwest

Snow and freezing rain blanketed normally sunny North Texas, where residents have been warned to stay off nearly impassable roadways.

Fourteen killed as tornadoes carve path through Midwest

A violent storm system rumbled through the central US on Wednesday, spawning tornadoes that turned homes into splintered wreckage, killing at least 14 people over two days.

Storms nail Midwest, kill 1, damage skyscraper

Severe thunderstorms sweeping through the US Midwest have killed a motorist in Michigan, shattered windows in an iconic Chicago skyscraper and knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people.

Four killed in heavy storms sweeping through Midwest

Tornados and thunderstorms that swept through the Midwest overnight killed at least four people in Ohio.

Winter storm starts to spread across Midwest

Holiday travelers battled slick, icy roads and flight cancellations and delays on Wednesday as a major winter storm began to spread across much of the nation`s midsection — and the worst of the weather was still expected to come.

Winter storm plods through West, Midwest

A fast-moving winter storm is promising to bring a white Christmas to parts of the West and Midwest, but not without threatening to cause long delays and tough driving conditions for countless holiday travelers.