An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien on Thursday, the weather bureau said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. » Read More
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Storms dumped more than 5.3 inches of snow at O'Hare International Airport on Sunday, prompting airlines to cancel more than 1,000 flights. » Read More
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday released a wildfire report that slams PG&E for its role in major blazes and suggests the state could push to break up the utility. » Read More
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P&G shares are reacting to comments from California Governor Gavin Newsom on the findings of a strike force study that recommends more protection against fire liabilities. CNBC's Aditi Roy reports. » Read More
Indonesia lifted a tsunami warning but urged people to remain vigilant and evacuate to higher ground after an earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off the coast of its island of Sulawesi.
It's the biggest employee-driven push against climate risk in the tech industry yet.
A blizzard hitting the U.S. Rockies was forecast to move eastward over the next day. The coming storm was expected to exacerbate flooding along the Missouri River in areas where dozens of levees were breached in March.
The resolution, which was opposed by Shell's board, called on the company to set and publish targets aligned with the Paris Climate Agreement.
"Risks such as sea-level rise and heat stress will increasingly highlight the vulnerability not only of individual assets and locations, but of entire metropolitan areas," a new report from the Urban Land Institute said.
After destructive Atlantic hurricanes in 2018, a "slightly below-average" season of 13 named storms is forecast this hurricane season, according to a forecast released Thursday.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has allowed Exxon Mobil to trash a shareholder proposal requiring the oil giant to set targets to substantially reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.
Senate Democrats on Monday blocked a Republican disaster aid bill, saying it doesn't do enough to help hurricane-torn Puerto Rico.
Record flooding in the Midwest and Great Plains caused at least $3 billion in damage to the region, and more than one-third of the tally is from agriculture, according to officials.
DowDuPont cut its forecast for first-quarter sales on Thursday, citing the impact of U.S. Midwest floods on its agri business as well as weakness in its packaging and specialty plastics division.
The announcement follows several natural disasters that cost the company $847 million since 2016, including $626 million in 2017 alone.
John Hansen, president of the Nebraska Farmers Union, joins CNBC's "Power Lunch" team to discuss the economic impact of midwest flooding on farmers.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency Friday as result of "a vast tree die-off throughout the state" and deteriorating forest conditions that have increased the risk of wildfires.
The federal government's spring weather outlook issued Thursday shows flooding risk will remain high through May for 25 states, as Midwestern states are still coping with the disastrous effects of last week's "bomb cyclone" storm.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how ski resorts are adapting as the winter climate becomes less dependendable.
Mozambique began three days of national mourning on Wednesday for more than 200 victims of Cyclone Idai