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As western New York continued laboring to clear snow as high as seven feet, the region braced for the feared second act-- widespread flooding.
Natural gas futures swung wildly before closing lower for the first time in 10 sessions, signalling a volatile winter ahead for the commodity.
Think it's just tiny island nations that climate change will wash away? A UN report indicates a quarter of global GDP is at risk.
Hurricane Gonzalo struck Bermuda, knocking out most electricity as it lashed the tiny island chain with sustained winds topping 100 miles per hour.
Super Typhoon Vongfong was moving toward one of the U.S. military's largest concentrations of manpower and firepower on Kadena and Okinawa islands.
The increasing frequency and severity of extreme weather events could cost the world $421 billion yearly by 2030, the Red Cross warned.
Firefighters in California continue to battle a blaze that has destroyed or damaged homes, businesses and two churches.
Researchers say that most of the Pacific's earthquake zones are capable of generating shocks at least as strong as magnitude 9, NBC News reports.
A wildfire threatening an entire town in Northern California is just one of a dozen major blazes burning across the state. NBC's Miguel Almaguer reports from Weed, Calif.
Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes—depending on where you live in the U.S., natural disasters can be a way of life.
REYKJAVIK, Sept 7- An earthquake struck the region around Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano on Sunday while fissures in the area continued to spew out lava but still none of the ash that could hamper airline traffic.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied Hawaii's request for a major disaster declaration after Tropical Storm Iselle.
NAPA, Calif. Aug 28- During Sunday's 6.0 magnitude earthquake, some $75,000 worth of bottles of wine, rum and whiskey flew off the shelves of Aiyaz Masani's liquor store in Napa, California.
Jessica Altieri, Wine Channel, discusses the impact Napa, California's earthquake will have on both consumers and winemakers.
The impact of the 6.0 magnitude earthquake on Napa, California's small businesses, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the damages and economic impact from Sunday's earthquake in California.
John Vidale, University of Washington director of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network, provides insight to the wide range of applications for the ShakeAlert system, and the cost to build the system.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the USGS is tagging the Napa earthquake with a "red alert," which suggests losses ranging from a half a billion to one billion dollars.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on what it takes to get businesses back up and running after an earthquake.
CNBC's Josh Lipton shows footage from surveillance cameras taken during the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that hit San Francisco's Napa region. Jon Fortt provides insight.