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Nearly 18M Face Large Hail, Damaging Winds, Tornadoes

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 22:39
Baseball-sized hail pounded parts of Kansas and at least 7 tornadoes were reported in a 24-hour period.

Wintry Winds Down Giant KFC Bucket, Topple Trees

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 22:27
A low pressure system moving through the Los Angeles area brought rain, hail, high winds and even mountain snow Monday.

Texas Flood Victims Begin Clean-Up

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 18:11
Homeowners hit by severe flooding in and around Houston last week are still early in the process of cleaning up and making repairs.

Rash of Severe Storms Promises Large Hail, Twisters

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 00:34
It's going to be a bumpy week.

Did Climate Change Cause Ancient Civilizations to Collapse?

Sun, 04/24/2016 - 22:59
Researchers say that climate change may have been a factor in the boom-and-bust cycles of ancient Southwest civilizations in the United States.

Plains States Prepare for Twisters, Hail

Sun, 04/24/2016 - 17:52
This is just the beginning: more dangerous rain, wind and possible twisters are expected across the region and beyond through Friday.

Warmer Planet to Bring More Bad Ozone, Says Study

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 07:24
A new study looking at the effects of climate change predicts an extra week of dangerous ozone levels every year across the U.S. by the year 2050.

Dust Devil Hurls Elementary School Kid Into the Air

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 03:26
Three dust devils tore through an elementary-school sports event in China, lifting one student into the air and dropping him on the ground.

Death Toll Rises as Houston Braces for More Rain

Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:41
On Wednesday morning Houston is bracing for even more rain as the city deals with unprecedented flooding.

Tugboat Capsizes in Flooded Houston, Killing Crewman

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 10:09
A crew member thrown from a tugboat in a Houston river was found dead Tuesday after heavy rains sparked flash flooding in the area, authorities said.

Record Rains Trigger Massive Floods in Houston

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 03:38
A state of emergency is in effect in Houston as the city deals with massive flooding from torrential rain.

'Unprecedented' Rainfall Triggers Deadly Flash Floods

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 22:52
More than 1,000 homes have been flooded and 100,000 people were left without power after more than a foot of rain fell in the Houston metro area.

Severe Drought Grips Horn of Africa

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 22:36
A relentless drought related to El Nino has affected Somaliland and other parts of the Horn of Africa.

Nature's Wrath: Five Killed in Texas Flooding 'Disaster'

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 15:47
More than a foot of rain deluged parts of Houston on Monday, leaving five dead as surging waters flooded homes and highways for thousands of residents who were warned to stay inside.

Flash Floods Hit Texas, Colorado Gets Buried Under Snow

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 00:56
Thunderstorms triggered flash flooding in Houston, Texas, with more than 7 inches of rain falling in an 8-hour period overnight Sunday.

16 Million Threatened by Snow, Storms or Flash Flooding

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 16:13
More than 16 million people were threatened by severe weather Sunday morning as snow continued and heavy rain was expected to trigger flash floods.

Snow Socks Colorado, More Severe Weather Expected

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 01:48
The middle portion of the country was threatened by a wide array of dangerous weather conditions over the weekend.

Plains Could Get Month's Worth of Rain in the Next Week

Sat, 04/16/2016 - 06:23
A storm system hovering over a broad swath of the Plains could dump a month's worth of rain over some areas in just four or five days.

Record Rains Could Hit Plains as Storm Stalls Over Region

Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:17
Total rainfall over four-to-five days from Friday could approach all-time monthly records for the month of April in some parts of the High Plains.

Watch Huge Sandstorm Engulf Chinese City

Fri, 04/15/2016 - 15:54
Cellphone footage and time lapse surveillance video show a cloud of sand dwarfing five-story buildings as it rolls into Guazhou County, NW China.