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Photo: FLLewis / Media city G -- Stormy weather in Burbank forced motorists n West Alameda Avenue to turn on headlights and windshield wipers July 18, 2015

Sun, clouds, and threat of more thunderstorms today

Burbank got hit with stormy weather yesterday and more could be on the way today. The rain is a welcome splash for the Southland drought courtesy of remnants from former Hurricane Dolores. Weather watchers say moisture from that system is responsible for the thunderstorms and humid conditions. On Saturday the dark clouds opened up several times and dumped rain on the Media City. Also, we got a sound and light show with thunder and lightning. Some bright sunshine this morning, but the air is humid and there are still clouds... Read More →

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Hurricane Sandy forces big changes in entertainment

Hurricane Sandy’s hammering of the East Coast has prompted the cancellation of today’s taping of  “Jimmy Kimmel Live” in New York City and two other late night hosts, Jimmy Fallon and David Letterman, taped their shows without audiences today. Broadway shows, movie theaters, and  TV and film productions have shut down due to Sandy as well. Details on deadline.com .

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Photo: Robert Stolarik/The New York Times -- Workers scramble to evacuate the elderly from a health care center in Queens, New York on Saturday night August 27, 2011

New York City prepares for the wrath of Irene

In an unprecedented move, New York City has nearly shut down in anticipation of the arrival of Hurricane Irene today. Despite the dire warnings and evidence of what Irene has done to other parts of the East Coast this weekend, some New Yorkers in places like Coney Island are refusing to leave their homes. At least nine deaths on the East Coast are being blamed on the wrath of Irene, according to the New York Times. As this huge hurricane approaches the Big Apple, the New York Times has dropped its paywall and... Read More →

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