A federal judge threatened to force PG&E to hire more tree trimmers to reduce the chances of its electrical grid igniting fires in Northern California.
A fire in an apartment building in a Los Angeles suburb injured eight people Thursday, including two firefighters who crashed through a collapsing first floor and landed in the burning basement.
Officials say a crack in a 92-year-old natural gas main led to the explosion that devastated a South Philadelphia block last month.
The sun has glowed an eerie red behind a brown shrouded sky for weeks over Australian metropolitan areas that usually rank high in the world’s most livable cities indexes.
Arson charges have been filed against a man accused of setting a large fire that started in an apartment building under construction and soon spread to several other buildings.
Forecasting earthquakes is not a strict prediction – it’s more like a weather forecast. Puerto Rico features heavily in the earthquake forecast.
Severe winter weather has struck parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan, with heavy snowfall, rains and flash floods that left at least 54 people dead.
A flurry of earthquakes in Puerto Rico - topped by a magnitude 6.4 temblor that killed one person and damaged hundreds of buildings - has many accusing the government of being caught unready again.
A powerful wave caught a family by surprise, sweeping a man, his 4-year-old son and his 7-year-old daughter into the surf.
The U.S. House on passed Friday a sweeping package of measures that would establish federal regulations for toxic, persistent chemicals known as PFAS and compel cleanup of contaminated areas.