After the Storm

Tips on how to survive and recover after a storm


Living without power

Many hurricane-related deaths result from accidents after the storm. Among the dangers: fires from candles and gas canisters; carbon-monoxide poisoning from generators; traumatic injuries from power tools, nails and chainsaws; and heat-related injuries from no air-conditioning.


Hurricane Guide

2014 Hurricane Guide

Radar maps, latest news, videos and more to keep you current on the latest storm developments.


Before the storm

Get organized, prepared

What to do when a storm threatens or is approaching


During the Storm

Don't panic during storm

What to do when a storm is hitting your area.
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Lawsuit claims Georgia Tech frat encouraged rape culture

A new lawsuit is targeting a now-suspended fraternity at Georgia Tech. Two victims want the fraternity held accountable for using the term "rape bait.

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NCAA upholds Gurley suspension

The University of Georgia has announced that the NCAA has upheld its decision to suspend its star running back for the next two football games.

GDOT stops installing ET-Plus guardrail after Ch2 investigation finds 2 Ga. deaths

UPDATE: On the same day Channel 2 Action News revealed two deaths in Georgia related to the ET-Plus guardrail, the Georgia Department of Transportation says it will no longer install the product until further crash testing is approved.

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Terminally ill woman may postpone taking her life

Terminally ill woman may postpone taking her life

A terminally ill woman who expects to take her own life under Oregon's assisted-suicide law says she is feeling well enough to possibly postpone the day she had planned to die.

State Trooper

Trooper took sex acts to rip up traffic tickets

A former state trooper faces up to nine years in prison for having sex with, groping, photographing and harassing women he stopped on Ohio roadways and then ripping up their traffic tickets or not citing them in the first place.

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Football team forfeits trophy to team impacted by school shooting

The same day that that a teen gunman shot himself and several others at Marysville Pilchuck High School, their football team was scheduled to play Oak Harbor for the Wesco 3A North title and a berth in the Wesco Championship game.

John Denver bust missing after heavy-metal ball

John Denver bust missing after heavy-metal ball

A Denver radio station that sponsored a heavy-metal Halloween ball is pleading for the return of a bust of John Denver that went missing during the party.