Hurricane Patricia barreled toward southwestern Mexico Friday as the strongest ever in the Western Hemisphere.
Why did Hurricane Patricia zoom from tropical storm to record-beater in 30 hours flat like a jet-fueled sports car.
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Firefighters waded through knee-high floodwater Tuesday to rescue a woman stranded in her minivan.
Crews on Monday hauled away the last of more than 100 cars buried by mud on a California highway during flash flooding .
Authorities say a wildfire that has burned for a week in Central Texas and destroyed about 50 homes.
Parts of central New York have received an early taste of winter after some areas received up to 9 inches of snow.
With cooler temperatures on the horizon, firefighters are issuing a warning about things not to do to heat your home.
Flash flooding sent water, mud and rocks rushing across Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles Thursday.
Crews fighting a raging Central Texas wildfire that has consumed about three dozen homes over 6 square miles .
Forecasters say this winter El Nino will leave a big wet but not necessarily snowy footprint on much of the United States
Evidence is mounting that the El Nino ocean-warming phenomenon in the Pacific will spawn a rainy winter in California.
Joplin is beginning to get reimbursed for debris removal stemming from a massive 2011 tornado.
Authorities reopened a key southbound stretch of Interstate 95 through South Carolina on Monday.
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson planned to travel to Columbia and Charleston Friday.