The “bomb cyclone” dominated headlines last week, but the flooding it caused in the U.S. Great Plains did not initially. Four lessons have emerged.
Volunteers helped clear debris-clogged roads and donated money to help pay for the funerals of 23 people killed by a devastating tornado in Alabama.
Weeks of rainfall have fed high waters in the Mississippi River, which is lined with a levee that keeps those waters contained.
A Boeing 737 MAX 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed Sunday shortly after takeoff from Addis Ababa, raising fresh questions about the safety of the new version of Boeing’s bestselling aircraft.
Immediately after the Alabama tornadoes, search and rescue teams started to look for victims. However, they had to suspend operations because of the dangers they faced.
Of all the Florida Panhandle areas affected by Michael, Bay County was hardest hit: Officials said almost three-quarters of its 68,000 households were affected.
Guerneville, California: Residents awokeThursday to sunshine and began assessing the damage while the water started receding.
The fire raced through densely packed buildings in a centuries-old district of Dhaka, killing at least 67 people, officials and witnesses said.
The search continued Wednesday for a missing backcountry skier who was believed to have been trapped by an avalanche near Telluride, Colo.
A water line broke in one of Ohio's largest cities Thursday, forcing some 100,000 customers to boil their water, closing schools and disrupting diners' Valentine's Day plans.