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CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports at least 4 people are dead after one of the strongest storms on record slammed into the Philippines Friday. An estimated amount of damage is $14 billion.
The most powerful storm ever to hit land battered the Philippines leaving three dead and forced more than a million people to flee for safety.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the Philippines serve as a sales and distribution arm for many international companies.
Greg Postel, The Weather Chanel, reports Super Typhoon Haiyan is expected to make landfall this weekend in the Vietnam.
Super Typhoon Haiyan is making landfall in the eastern Philippines and will be the most intense typhoon in recorded history. CNBC's Seema Mody reports the details.
At the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, CNBC's Scott Cohn looks at the rebuild and examines if we are better prepared for the next extreme weather event.
One year after Superstorm Sandy, hundreds if not thousands of structures still harbor potentially unsafe mold infestations, experts say.
Natural gas futures fell sharply after a new forecast showed warmer temperatures than expected in November.
Aaron Jagdfeld, Generac Power Systems CEO, discusses how his company is profiting by providing backup power for consumers.
Steve Holliday, National Grid CEO, discusses what his company has done to secure power service and protect customers from storms like Superstorm Sandy.
Diana Nyad, American swimmer, shares her plans to swim 48-hours to help victims of Hurricane Sandy and explains why it's crucial to recognize the importance of disaster relief.
Nearly a year after Super Storm Sandy hit the Jersey Shore, a fire has blazed through dozens of businesses on the Seaside Park boardwalk. CNBC's Scott Cohn has the latest. And NBC's Leanne Gregg reports from Boulder, Colorado, after 3 days of extremely heavy rain and floods killed at least 3 people.
Almost a year after Super Storm Sandy destroyed the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, NJ, a fire blazed through dozens of businesses in Seaside Park. CNBC's Scott Cohn has the details.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the fire that destroyed the Seaside Park boardwalk, hitting an area recovering from Super Storm Sandy. Also, 3 days of heavy rain have triggered flooding in Colorado, killing at least 3 people. NBC's Leanne Gregg has the details.
Days of heavy rain are triggering serious flash floods in the northern part of the Centennial State, reports NBC's Leanne Gregg.
Devastation wrought by a fire that raged across an iconic Jersey Shore boardwalk was like a punch in the gut to many recovering from Superstorm Sandy.
An area rebuilt after it was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy was consumed by a raging fire on the boardwalk in Seaside Park, New Jersey on Thursday, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, there is renewed interest in products and services for businesses to prepare for and possibly thrive during the next super storm.
A tornado ripped through areas of eastern Japan on Monday. CNBC's Tokyo bureau chief Kaori Enjoji has more.
The "Squawk on the Street" team reacts to a recent study suggesting that fracking for natural gas has contributed to earthquakes in Texas.