Hopes that winter rains would help ease California's drought appear to be going by the wayside, according to forecasts. The outlook looks grim.» Read More
A ferocious hurricane slammed an upscale Mexican resort early Monday with 125 mph winds and six months’ rain in just one hour.
Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes—depending on where you live in the U.S., natural disasters can be a way of life.
A "strong" solar flare that launched off the sun could cause some fluctuations in Earth's power grid, USA Today reports.
The ongoing drought in California is cutting back the state's rice crop. It's gotten so bad, one rice farmer said they might have to sell the land.
Nine years after the hurricane, federal auditors were still examining the misuse of hundreds of millions of relief dollars. The Fiscal Times reports.
The U.S. is not the only country suffering from drought. The lack of rainfall in countries like China, Colombia and Australia is raising alarms.
A tongue-in-cheek effort to replace the bear on California's state flag with a camel is really meant to show just how serious the drought has become.
Gen Xers are driving sales, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan on the surfing industry's impressive growth.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied Hawaii's request for a major disaster declaration after Tropical Storm Iselle.
A look at photos of damage to a boatyard in Santa Catalina Island, and the weather forecast into the Labor Day weekend, with The Weather Channel's Alex Wallace.
Powerful storms in the Atlantic and the Pacific were kicking up dangerous surfs and rip currents, closing beaches and ports.
After two consecutive years of sub-5 percent growth, India's economy looks to have snapped out of its funk in the April-June quarter.
The 6.0-magnitude earthquake that struck California on Sunday could cause more $1 billion in losses and the majority of residents will be on their own.
NBC News reports that 2014 is on track to set a temperature record that researchers say is unique since the first time stats were taken in 1900.
Tropical Storm Cristobal lashed parts of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf.
California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.
In California, water agencies are giving out rebates for residents if they install fake grass. CNBC's Jane Wells spoke to A Lucky Lawn's owner, Drew McClellan, about his creative and profitable fix.
A 4.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Oklahoma on Tuesday morning, and a KAUT newscast caught the tremors on camera as they happened.
When a scorching drought struck eastern Australia in 2006, cattle farmers had to slaughter nearly all their livestock and keep the remainder alive.
Ebola outbreaks may become more frequent because of climate change, scientists warn, as the deadly disease ravages West Africa.