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Falling Tree Narrowly Misses Baby

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 15:56
Rhode Island family reached safety seconds before a tree crashed through their home during a severe storm on Tuesday. WJAR's Matt Reed reports.

Wildfire Destroys Firefighter's Home

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 15:46
California wildfire destroys firefighter's own home as he works to save the rest of his community from the flames. KNVN's Charlene Cheng reports.

'Erratic,' Destructive Wildfire Forces Thousands to Flee

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 16:14
Thousands of people were ordered out of their homes Monday as wind-whipped wildfires raged across northern California.

2,000 Firefighters on the Front Lines of California's Rocky Fire

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 15:49
Veteran firefighters say they've never seen anything like it — the Rocky Fire tripled in size over the weekend, forcing more than 13,000 people to evacuate.


Mon, 08/03/2015 - 13:07

Island Storm Might Help (or Hinder) Hunt for MH370 Clues

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 08:00
High winds will whip across the Indian Ocean island of Reunion where a suspected MH370 wing component washed ashore, raising the prospect that more debris could be found.

Severe Storms Push East After Ripping Through Midwest

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 06:25
Pittsburgh, Cincinnati and Cleveland are among the cities at risk.

Severe Storm Cuts 5-Mile Path Through Illinois Town

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 02:40
High winds tore roofs off buildings and knocked out power in Grayslake, Illinois, on Sunday night.

'Unprecedented' Wildfire Forces 12,000 to Flee Homes

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 02:35
Thousands of people were ordered out of their homes Monday as wind-whipped wildfires raged across northern California.

The Perfect Storm? Classic Tornado Captured in Iowa

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 02:15
Rear flank of a supercell in Adams County, Iowa, kicked up plenty of debris, but the full extent of any damage is not yet known.

Giant Floating Wind Turbine Can Withstand 65-Foot Waves

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 01:26
Japan has constructed the world's largest floating wind turbine, a 344-foot structure that is billed as being able to withstand 65-foot waves.

Sweltering Heat Keeps Millions Sweating Across U.S.

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 04:36
Above average temperatures continue to blanket most of the country, breaking records in some areas, with no end in sight. NBC'S Kristen Dahlgren reports.

How Is the Heat Index Calculated?

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 11:47
You've probably heard the term the heat index, but how is that number calculated?

Think You're Hot? It Feels Like 159 Degrees in Baghdad

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 06:23
The Iraqi capital of Baghdad was the hottest city in the world Friday with temperatures hitting 120 degrees Fahrenheit.

Wailing Toddler Rescued from Hot Minivan Outside Costco

Fri, 07/31/2015 - 00:06
A sheriff's officer rescued a wailing, sweat-soaked toddler from inside a locked minivan parked at a Costco in New Jersey on Thursday.

MH370 Search: How Currents Could Have Carried Debris

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 18:32
Scientifically speaking, there's no reason the airplane fragment found on Reunion island couldn't be from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

Warnings Issued as Heat Wave Roasts East Coast

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 16:12
NYC was under a heat advisory and forecasters in Philadelphia warned of extreme heat as temps were expected to make it feel like 100 degrees.

Al Roker's Tips on Staying Safe During a Heat Wave

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 12:48
Follow these tips to make sure the heat doesn't turn dangerous for you.

Huge Pile of Winter Snow Still Remains in Buffalo

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 06:56
A huge pile of snow left from a November blizzard is slowly melting in Buffalo, New York. WGRZ's Dave McKinley reports.

Not Cool: Millions Brace for Summer Scorcher

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 00:26
Around 35 million people will be under some sort of heat advisory on Wednesday — and it's only going to get worse.