In the wake of the Oklahoma City tornado, WGN TV’s Tom Skilling speaks about his personal experiences with tornadoes, how they work, and how local meteorologists know when a twister is coming.
WGN-TV chief meteorologist Tom Skilling chasing tornadoes on Hwy 11 near town of Wakita, Grand County, Oklahoma, on Monday, May 10, 2010. Wakita is where the movie “Twister” filmed their F4 tornado devastation. (Zbigniew Bzdak / Chicago Tribune)
A pediatrician who worked at a health clinic on the West Side was among three Americans killed Thursday when a security guard opened fire at a Kabul hospital funded by a U.S. Christian charity, in the latest of a spate of attacks on foreign civilians in Afghanistan. […]
Winger scores 11:17 into extra period to give Blackhawks 4-3 victory and even series with Blues at 2 games apieceFor the third time in four games, the Blackhawks and Blues headed to overtime. This time the Hawks came out on top. […]