LOS ANGELES — Firefighters began to get the upper hand on a destructive wildfire in a Southern California farming region on Saturday, taking advantage of lighter winds as authorities let some evacuated residents return home.
CONCORD — About 28,000 homes and businesses are without power at 4 p.m. Friday, according to the state’s Department of Safety, and that number is expected to rise. Some residents may experience multiple days without power, according to a news release.
MANCHESTER — More rain is heading toward New Hampshire, although the system is not expected to pack the same intensity as last week’s nor’easter that knocked out power for thousands of Granite Staters.
Tropical Storm Karen gained strength on Tuesday as it barreled toward Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands nearby, with powerful winds picking up speed and torrential rainfall threatening flash floods and mudslides.
HOUSTON (Reuters) — Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the city’s airport temporarily halted flights and tens of thousands of people lo…
COCOCAY, Bahamas — As tourists zipped down water slides, zoomed along zip lines and zig zagged between bustling shops, crowded pools and cabanas, it would be difficult to say that things at Royal Caribbean International’s private island, “Perfect Day at CocoCay,” were anything other than the…
MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas — The U.S. humanitarian response in islands devastated by Hurricane Dorian has shifted into a new phase as desperate survivors flee the worst-hit areas of the Bahamas for towns and cities that were largely spared.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s decision to back President Donald Trump instead of its own scientists on the question of whether Alabama was at significant risk from Hurricane Dorian has led to widespread outrage in the broader weather community.
NASSAU, Bahamas — Thousands of displaced people are living in “rapidly deteriorating” conditions in the worst-hit parts of the Bahamas six days after Hurricane Dorian made landfall, the United Nations World Food Programme warned on Saturday.
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. - Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort with powerful winds and battering waves days after reducing parts of the Bahamas to rubble.
MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas — Survivors of Hurricane Dorian on Wednesday picked through the wreckage of homes ripped open by fierce winds, struggled to fuel generators and stood in line for food after one of the most powerful Caribbean storms on record devastated parts of the Bahamas.
NASSAU, Bahamas — Emergency responders staged overnight search-and-rescue operations on the island of Grand Bahama, but larger-scale efforts remained hampered as nearly stalled Hurricane Dorian continued to pummel the northern Bahamas for a third punishing day.
Hurricane Dorian is taking extreme to the next level. With sustained winds of 185 mph Sunday afternoon and evening, the Category 5 storm has risen to the top of the charts among the most powerful tropical systems ever observed in the Atlantic Ocean.
MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas — Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater while creeping toward the U.S. coast, where more than a million people were ordered evacuated.
TITUSVILLE, Fla. - Hurricane Dorian crashed into the Bahamas on Sunday as the second strongest Atlantic storm on record and inched closer to the United States, with parts of Florida evacuating and Georgia and the Carolinas bracing for wind and flooding.
Some “Star Wars” fans who have waited decades to see the Millennium Falcon, blue milk and other artifacts of the long ago, far, far away, universe up close will have to wait just a little longer, thanks to Hurricane Dorian.
Forecasters warned of the potential for flash flooding in southeastern New Hampshire Wednesday night and Thursday morning as some tropical moisture associated with the remnants of Tropical Storm Erin was expected to move into the region.
President Donald Trump lashed out at Puerto Rico and its politicians on Wednesday, calling the U.S. territory “one of the most corrupt places on earth” as it braced for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian with near-hurricane force.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic braced for tropical storm Dorian on Tuesday as it churned west-northwest, with officials cautioning that it could approach hurricane-strength on Wednesday after blowing over Barbados.