Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought is intensifying its grip on pockets of the American Southwest
Heavy rains from the Gulf of Mexico are causing flooding in the Southeastern United States ahead of what could become the season's first tropical storm
A hiker slipped and fell to his death Monday while climbing Yosemite National Park 's famous Half Dome trail, officials said. The man was ascending the Half Dome cables with another hiker during a thunderstorm when he slipped and fell off the rock formation Monday afternoon, according to the U.S.
Flash flooding on Tuesday stretched all the way from Colorado to Maryland. Arlington, Virginia, saw 1-2 inches of rain in about an hour, while in Fort Collins, Colorado, heavy rain combined with a downpour of hail in less than one hour to fill streets and stall vehicles. Some parts of central
A powerful cyclone in the Arabian Sea is churning toward the coasts of Oman and Yemen, where forecasters anticipate it will make landfall on Saturday
Hurricane forecasters say a tropical disturbance nearing the Gulf of Mexico has a 40 percent chance of developing into at least a tropical depression this week
Sweden will distribute a booklet to some 4.8 million households about what to do in the event of a crisis such as war.
Lack of rainfall and above-average temperatures are prolonging the drought conditions that have stressed crops and rangelands and placed new pressures on groundwater sources in the Southern Plains
Soggy Florida is expecting even more rain after a weekend system caused flooding in many low-lying areas and a smattering of power outages near Fort Lauderdale