A record-breaking autumn storm plunged hundreds of thousands of people into the dark, toppled trees, canceled schools and delayed trains in the Northeast, while persistent winds Thursday hampered efforts to clean up and restore power.
Homeowners in south Huntsville are on edge after a couple dozens cars were broken into this week. Reports came from Weatherly Road, Kingsway Road, Woodmore Drive, Dunbarton Drive, Ravenwood Circle, Nadina Drive, and Bailey Cove Road.
The summer drought continues into the beginning of fall across the southeastern portion of the United States. The eastern portions of north Alabama are experiencing some of the worst conditions in the region.