- More high temperatures across the Dakotas Updated: Sep-03-15 6:28 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The National Weather Service is forecasting more hot temperatures across the Dakotas on Thursday.
- City hall in Ukraine's Kiev cancels school amid heat wave Updated: Sep-03-15 6:22 am
KIEV, Ukraine - The city hall in Ukraine's capital Kiev on Thursday scrapped classes at schools and pre-schools until the end of the week amid a record-breaking heat wave and peat-bog fires.
- Tropical Storm Kevin forms in the Pacific Updated: Sep-03-15 5:43 am
MIAMI - Tropical Storm Kevin has formed in the eastern Pacific off Mexico's coast.
- Nuclear regulators boost oversight of Massachusetts plant Updated: Sep-02-15 7:14 pm
BOSTON - Federal inspectors said Wednesday they're increasing their oversight of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in the wake of a shutdown during a winter storm.
- Extended power outages hit home for Phoenix residents Updated: Sep-02-15 5:37 pm
PHOENIX - A savage storm with wind, rain and lightning that damaged buildings, knocked down trees, utility poles and power lines added up to sweaty predicaments for many Phoenix residents.
- West Virginia editorial roundup Updated: Sep-02-15 4:20 pm
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- Some Galveston streets flood during heavy rainfall Updated: Sep-02-15 2:49 pm
GALVESTON, Texas - A late-summer storm in Southeast Texas has flooded some streets in Galveston.
- San Juan County declares state of disaster after storm Updated: Sep-02-15 1:50 pm
AZTEC, New Mexico - The San Juan County Commission has declared a state of disaster following a violent storm that swept through Aztec and caused what officials estimate is more than $1 million in damage.
- Temperatures in August set and near heat records in Phoenix Updated: Sep-01-15 4:52 pm
PHOENIX - Last month went into the record books as one of the hottest Augusts for Phoenix.
- Low-lying flood pool in Cameron County to be drained Updated: Sep-01-15 3:52 pm
LA FERIA, Texas - A low-lying flood pool in South Texas will be drained after causing high-water problems during Hurricane Dolly in 2008.
- New flood warning system installed along Guadalupe River Updated: Sep-01-15 3:28 pm
NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas - The tranquil gurgling of Guadalupe River rapids was broken only by bird calls and occasional inner-tube floaters as Sylvia and Robert San Miguel relaxed in lawn chairs on its banks.
- UN: This El Nino to be among the strongest since 1950 Updated: Sep-01-15 12:58 pm
GENEVA - The current El Nino weather pattern may be on track to become one of the strongest in more than half a century, experts at the World Meteorological Organization said Tuesday.
- Monsoon floods swamp northeast Indian villages, 21 dead Updated: Sep-01-15 11:50 am
GAUHATI, India - Monsoon floods have inundated hundreds of villages across the northeast Indian state of Assam, killing at least 21 people in the last four days and forcing some 800,000 people to leave their homes.
- Officials fear more September floods in Eddy County Updated: Sep-01-15 11:14 am
CARLSBAD, New Mexico - Eddy County officials are worried another rainy September will impact repair work on damage caused by last year's flooding.
- Africa's Cape Verde islands escape major hurricane damage Updated: Sep-01-15 6:38 am
LISBON, Portugal - Authorities in Cape Verde say the first hurricane to pass over the West African islands caused flooding, uprooted trees and tore off some roofs but caused no major damage or injuries.
- Big surf pounds Hawaii as hurricane skirts to the north Updated: Sep-01-15 3:40 am
HILO, Hawaii - Big surf began to pick up around Hilo on Hawaii's Big Island Monday evening as weakening Hurricane Ignacio moved to the north of the state with 100 mph winds.
- Pence requests federal aid after summer storms, flooding Updated: Aug-31-15 4:08 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Gov. Mike Pence has requested federal grants for government and certain nonprofits in 19 counties that were hit by severe storms and flooding from June 7 to July 29.
- Texas lakes getting back to normal after spring flooding Updated: Aug-31-15 3:13 pm
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - The parking lot at Joe Pool Lake's Lynn Creek Marina is now dry, but signs of flooding have been left behind.
- Heavy rains lead to flooding in and around Charleston Updated: Aug-31-15 12:16 pm
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Heavy rains have led to flooding in some parts of the Charleston area.
- Woman hospitalized after lightning storm strikes Lehi Updated: Aug-31-15 11:31 am
LEHI, Utah - A woman has been hospitalized after lightning struck near where her family gathered for a picnic in Lehi, sending her body into cardiac arrest.
- Growers see strong apple-picking season in region Updated: Aug-31-15 9:04 am
BOSTON - As summer winds down in New England, apple-picking season is gearing up with growers forecasting a bumper crop.
- Highway 20 reopens as North Cascades wildfire danger eases Updated: Aug-31-15 5:16 am
BELLINGHAM, Washington - Highway 20 through the North Cascades National Park has reopened after being closed more than a week due to wildfires.
- Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 dead Updated: Aug-30-15 11:23 pm
ROSEAU, Dominica - Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island.
- Windstorm in British Columbia leaves thousands without power Updated: Aug-30-15 7:08 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Emergency crews were working Sunday to clean up in the aftermath of a vicious windstorm that tore through southwestern British Columbia, toppling trees and branches onto power lines and cars and leaving an estimated 500,000 people without electricity.
- Hundreds still without power after storm slams Phoenix Updated: Aug-30-15 5:22 pm
PHOENIX - Hundreds of people across metropolitan Phoenix are without power this morning after a round of late night monsoon storms clobbered the area.