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California has finally adapted new regulations when it comes to groundwater usage. But some experts say they will have no effect on the drought.
Unlike a hurricane, tornado or snowstorm, the ends and beginning of droughts are very hard to predict.
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.
Flash flood watches were issued for five states as Tropical Storm Odile took aim at the Southwest after slamming into Mexico's Baja peninsula.
With wind speeds reaching 125 miles per hour, Hurricane Odile on Monday hit upscale resort city Cabo San Lucas in Mexico. The Category 3 storm forced authorities to evacuate coastal areas and prepare shelters for 30,000 people.
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.
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