Tornado makes brief landing in Kansas

A tornado briefly touched down in central Kansas on Thursday, June 23, and was captured by a group of Virginia Tech University storm chasers. The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning through Thursday night after forecasters spotted a tornado on radar. Large hail and severe thunderstorms were also forecast for central Kansas. Meteorology student … Read more

Protesters react as Supreme Court strikes down abortion rights law

Protesters gathered outside the US Supreme Court on Friday, June 24, following a Supreme Court decision to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision that legalized abortion across the country. This video shot by Rise Up 4 Abortion Rights shows pro-choice protesters near the Supreme Court following Friday morning’s decision. Nationwide protests were scheduled … Read more

Ominous clouds loom over Kansas during storm with tornado warning

Ominous dark clouds hung over Russell, Kansas, when the National Weather Service said a tornado had been seen in the area on June 23. This video showing the stormy scene was posted on Twitter by Mike Hammett, who said that he and a “car full of kids” became “unwitting storm chasers” that day. Credit: Mike … Read more

Ominous clouds loom over Kansas during storm with tornado warning

Ominous dark clouds hung over Russell, Kansas, when the National Weather Service said a tornado had been seen in the area on June 23. This video showing the stormy scene was posted on Twitter by Mike Hammett, who said that he and a “car full of kids” became “unwitting storm chasers” that day. Credit: Mike … Read more

‘Quarter-size’ hail piles up in central Minnesota

Quarter-size hail fell in Brainerd, central Minnesota, as the National Weather Service warned of “severe thunderstorm” activity in the area on June 23. This video showing the hail was posted by Egan Young, who said it resembled a “big pile of snow.” .” “I’ve never seen this before,” Young says of the footage. “Snow, in … Read more

Excessive fan involvement in football is not ‘fan-tastic’

It would seem counterintuitive to alienate the vast majority of AFL fans who dislike forced NBA-style “fan engagement,” yet this over-the-top trend of the day continues, he writes. Ronny Lener. THE SOUND AND LIGHT show that accompanies each and every AFL game these days isn’t going anywhere, any time soon. So fans better get used … Read more

Requiem adds NVIDIA DLSS and Ray Tracing technology

Asobo Studio and Focus Entertainment are working with NVIDIA to add NVIDIA RTX features to the game, a sequel to the critically acclaimed A Plague Tale: Innocence. For more on the game, listen here. On YouTube today at 9am PT, Focus Entertainment will reveal a new extended gameplay trailer, the game’s release date, and more. … Read more

Twitter users mock Matt Gaetz’s first tweet after his pardon request was made public

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) became a victim of the “forgiveness blitz” Thursday on Twitter. It happened after youThe House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol revealed that the lawmaker was one of at least five members of Congress who tried to obtain pardons from then-President Donald Trump for his … Read more

Dogs don’t let the fog in Santa Cruz ruin their day at the beach

The lack of sun did not prevent some bathers from enjoying the waves in Santa Cruz, California, on Thursday, June 23, according to a video. The California coast experienced hazy weather Thursday after thunderstorms affected the area earlier in the week. Twitter user Dustin Mulvaney posted this video showing dogs playing at Lighthouse Field State … Read more

Majestic Sunset Colors Arizona desert in golden hues

A beautiful sunset created majestic scenes in the Arizona desert on the evening of Wednesday, June 22. This footage was shot by Ken Kay, who said he captured it from his home in Tucson, near Saguaro National Park, on Wednesday night. The park is home to the largest cacti in the country. Kay told Storyful … Read more