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Almost 50 million Americans were facing the threat of severe thunderstorms and possible tornadoes Monday, forecasters said.
Helen Chivers, meteorologist at the U.K.'s Met Office, explains when the European heatwave might end.
Authorities in Alaska are reporting a high number of ongoing wildfires that are posing a new threat to homes.
A suffocating heat wave has killed nearly 700 in the past week, exposing a power crisis and threatening to usher in a new period of unrest.
Powerful storms that plowed through eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey downed trees and power lines, leaving nearly 400,000 without electricity.
A storm is moving towards the Northeast, with destructive wind gusts stretching a threat from New England to Ohio, NBC News reports.
From computer fans to turbines, fan blades are commonplace, but they can be noisy. Now, researchers say help may be on hand... from a feathered friend.
Around 43 million Americans were at risk of severe thunderstorms that will sweep across the Plains before smashing their way into the Midwest.
John Streur, Calvert Investments CEO, and Hank Smith, Haverford Trust CIO, discuss their different takes on the Pop tweeting "The earth, our home, is beginning to look more and more like an immense pile of filth."
North Korea faces its worst drought in a century, state media say, raising food crisis fears in the impoverished nation. The Financial Times reports.
Jen Carfagno of the weather channel reports on flood warnings across the middle of the United States.
An extraordinarily large mass of toxic algae off the West Coast of the United States has shut down crab and clam fisheries.
The Weather Channel Stephanie Abrams, reports from Galveston, Texas, on the flood prone areas expected as Tropical Storm Bill gets closer.
Waterlogged Texas was getting set for another soaking as Tropical Storm Bill made landfall on Tuesday afternoon.
After California cut water for those with the most senior rights, some have been scrambling to see if the state went too far.
Escaped zoo animals prowled the streets of Tbilisi after floods that killed at least nine people damaged their cages, local news agencies reported.
The World Bank has raised its forecasts for India's gross domestic product (GDP) to 7.4 percent this year. Devika Mehndiratta, senior economist for South Asia & ASEAN at ANZ, discusses.
Industry experts warn that thousands of flood-damaged cars could soon enter the auto market. NBC News reports.
Karan A Chanana, chairman at Amira Nature Foods, says it's still "early times" to evaluate the impact India's heatwave has had on crops.
The official death toll for the Chinese ferry disaster has increased to 65. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more from Hubei, China.