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Here's a look at what's making headlines this Saturday.

Severe storms trigger tornado warnings, hammer Tri-State with hail, heavy rain



A quick-moving storm triggered tornado warnings and hammered the New York City Tri-State area with heavy rain and hail Saturday.

Police arrest suspect in rape of woman in Central Park



Police arrested a man suspected of raping a woman in Central Park. Paulie Velez, a 25-year-old homeless man, was taken into custody just before 1 a.m. Saturday in Lower Manhattan.

2021 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree has arrived in New York City



This holiday season's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has safely arrived from Maryland. The 79-foot tall Norway spruce is 46-feet in diameter, weighs 12 tons, and was driven on a 115-foot-long trailer.

AccuWeather: Coldest air of the season


After a strong line of storms moved through the area on Saturday afternoon, the area will be experiencing the coldest air of the season.

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