A bumpy Thursday comes to a close. Storms moved through on Thursday, so be sure to check out the forecast and stories below for more information.
Today was also National Animal Crackers Day. So, enjoy some of those tasty cookies to celebrate before the day ends.
Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley has a quick look at the forecast.
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On This Day
In 1506, the cornerstone of the current St. Peter's Basilica was laid at the Vatican.