Heavy winds took a toll on this gas station in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The overhead canopy was blown over, landing on a minivan. Witnesses say the driver was not in the car at the time. Southern New England experienced wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour Thursday. The biggest solar storm in five years is creating quite a light show here on earth.
This time-lapse footage of northern lights was shot just north of saint cloud, Minnesota early Friday morning. The phenomenon is caused when charged particles ejected from the sun smash into the earth's magnetic field.
A student at Ohio University is in hot water for installing this amenity in his dorm room -- a hot tub. He's had it for a month, but housing officials concerned about students' safety and the smell of chemicals have asked him to remove it.