Residents Trapped, One Dies After Lightning Hits Tree In Charlotte

People in an apartment complex in Charlotte, North Carolina, were startled awake when a huge tree crashed into their building. Stunning video shows the deadly damage.
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Drinks Explode On Flights; 20 Injured

Several Southwest Airlines flight attendants have reportedly been injured this summer by exploding cans of carbonated beverages. It’s happening as the nation experiences a summer of extreme heat, including in some Southwest hubs like Phoenix and Las Vegas.
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Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland: Three Changes To Your Forecast

Three changes are ahead for your forecast in Chicago, Detroit and Cleveland. Look for storms to return, dew points to drop and then summer heat to sizzle again this weekend.
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Oregon: Many Megafires Rage, Hundreds Of Square Miles Burned

How big are the fires in Oregon? Active July-sparked fires including the Lone Rock, Durkee, Falls, and Cow Valley fires, informally dubbed “megafires,” have consumed hundreds of square miles. And with the weather in Oregon shaping up to get drier and hotter, containment is proving to be a struggle. Here’s the latest.
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