On Thursday the government's top climate agency said the 2013 hurricane season could be extremely active and spawn 13 to 20 tropical storms.» Read More
On Thursday the government's top climate agency said the 2013 hurricane season could be extremely active and spawn 13 to 20 tropical storms.
CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the clean-up and recovery efforts in the aftermath of a deadly tornado that devastated the Oklahoma City area.
HONG KONG, May 22- China shares were headed for a sixth-straight daily gain on Wednesday, with most automakers strong after the official China Securities Journal cited an industrial association as saying that May car sales could stay strong.
A report from the medical examiner's office in Oklahoma confirms 24 fatalities, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Tom Bennett is with Jim Giles Safe Rooms of Oklahoma and also a board member at the National Storm Shelter Association. Bennett discusses his business of storm shelters.
*Hot weather last week stressed Kansas wheat. CHICAGO, May 21- Tornadoes, high winds, rain and hail that cut a swath across the midsection of the United States on Sunday and Monday did only minimal harm to the winter wheat crop in top producers Kansas and Oklahoma, agricultural experts said. I'm in Phillips County now, in northwest Kansas, and the crop looks terrible.
A report on the ongoing rescue efforts in Oklahoma, and the impact on insurers, with CNBC's Jane Wells and Mary Thompson; and Joplin City Manager R. Mark Rohr and WeatherFX Chief Meteorologist Paul Walsh, offers insight.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the rescue efforts taking place in Oklahoma after yesterday's massive tornado; and Meteorologist Reed Timmer reports on a tornado watch currently in effect around Dallas.
Here's a look at how the devastating Oklahoma storm compared to some of the deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history.
The death toll has now dropped from 51 to 24, but some expect that number to rise, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
The death toll is expected to rise, reports The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore, as the search continues for survivors after yesterday's devastating twister swept across the Midwest.
President Obama promised to make available all necessary government resources to Oklahoma to help in the rescue and recovery effort in the aftermath of a devastating tornado.
Our focus is on the urgent work of rescue, said President Obama commenting on efforts to provide relief for Oklahoma after a devastating Tornado destroyed neighborhoods, and left at least 51 people dead, 20 of them children. And, CNBC's John Harwood, reports on the clean-up efforts.
Monster. That's what they're calling the tornado that barreled through the Oklahoma City area. Here are heartbreaking scenes.
The deadly twister stayed on the ground for nearly an hour yesterday, and now emergency teams are searching for survivors and working through miles of debris, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Gov. Mary Fallin, (R-OK), talks with CNBC's Jane Wells, about the ongoing efforts to find victims in the aftermath of yesterday's deadly tornado that left 51 people dead.
After yesterday's tornado activity, more are expected on Tuesday in Texas and Arkansas, reports Alex Wallace, The Weather Channel.
A monstrous storm flattened entire neighborhoods in the suburbs of Oklahoma City, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. And, Chuck Watson, Kinetic Analysis, provides early analysis on the damage.
The city of Moore, Oklahoma is in recovery mode after a deadly tornado left 51 people dead in its aftermath, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
A nascent recovery in the housing market helped Home Depot report higher quarterly sales and earnings on Tuesday.