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A therapist treats a patient suffering from backache. (credit: SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Low Back Pain Not Linked To Weather

According to a new study, lower back pain is not linked to weather conditions.

07/10/2014

A young victim holed up in his bathroom to take cover from the Apr. 27 tornado moving rapidly toward his house used his final moments to send a final pair of text messages to his mother: “Goodbye mama…It’s heading right for me.” A man walks past a building that was destroyed by a tornado yesterday when it tore through the area for the second time in three years, on April 28, 2014 in Mayflower, Ark. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Tornadoes Leave More Than 30 Dead Over Two-Day Span

A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, forced frightened residents in more than half a dozen states to take cover and left tens of thousands in the dark Tuesday morning.

04/29/2014

File photo of tornado damage. (credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

‘Looks Like A War Zone': Tornadoes Leave At Least 16 Dead Across South

Three years after a tornado devastated the Little Rock suburb of Vilonia, its residents found themselves huddling in the dark early Monday wondering how they would rebuild again after the most powerful tornado yet this year carved a path through their city and others nearby, killing at least 16 people.

04/28/2014

File photo of a tree knocked down by a storm. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Storms Damage Homes, Bring Down Trees In Georgia

There were reports of several homes damaged in central Georgia and trees toppled across north Georgia after a fast-moving line of thunderstorms brought high winds to the region.

02/21/2014

Remnants of snow and ice prompt airlines to ground about 775 flights into and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. (Getty Images)

Hundreds More Flights Cancelled At Atlanta Airport

Remnants of snow and ice prompt airlines to ground about 775 flights into and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

02/13/2014

File photo of roses on display for Valentine's Day. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Winter Weather Could Spell Trouble For Valentine’s Day Flower Deliveries

What will the latest winter storm mean for Valentine’s Day deliveries in some of the most affected areas?

02/12/2014

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Survival Tips for the 2014 Winter Weather Storm

The first major winter weather storm of 2014 left Georgia in a state of frenzy. Many were left trapped in traffic for multiple hours, children stuck in schools overnight, and some people were even left […]

WAOK-AM–02/11/2014

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 10:  A snowy and icy view of I-20 in Atlanta is visible from a Marta train after a snow storm on January 10, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue declared a state of emergency because of snowfall and ice across Atlanta and Georgia. A winter storm stretched across the Southeast as freezing rain and sleet followed on the heels of a heavy snow that blanketed the region.  (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Atlanta Area Braces For Ice Storm; 4 Die In Texas

The city dodged the first punch of a dangerous winter storm Tuesday, but forecasters warned of a potentially “catastrophic” second blow in the form of a thick layer of ice that threatened to bring hundreds of thousands of power outages and leave people in their cold, dark homes for days.

02/11/2014

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Atlanta Mayor: ‘A Lot Of People’ Still Stranded On Roads 24 Hours After Storm

Students spent the night on buses or at schools, commuters abandoned their cars or idled in them all night and the highways-turned-parking lots iced over when a winter storm slammed the city, creating a treacherous traffic jam that lasted into Wednesday.

01/29/2014

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Commuters Sleep In Grocery Stores After Abandoning Cars On Highway

Students camped out with teachers in school gyms or on buses and commuters abandoned cars along the highway to seek shelter in churches, fire stations — even grocery stores — after a rare snowstorm left thousands of unaccustomed Southerners frozen in their tracks.

01/29/2014

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