Natural Disasters

How residents in and around Midland are dealing with a 500-year flood at the worst possible time.
A historic cyclone in South Asia, a preseason storm in the southeast U.S., droughts and fires show climate change doesn't pause for the coronavirus.
Authorities warned that Cyclone Amphan could wreck densely populated regions that are home to some of the most vulnerable communities in South Asia.
A mass evacuation due to Typhoon Vongfong’s wind and rain was complicated and slowed by the coronavirus.
“We expect the river to continue to rise over the next 24 hours or so. We are not out of the woods yet," Gov. Tate Reeves said.
Officials have warned the volcano, which began erupting on Sunday, could be on the cusp of a much bigger and more dangerous eruption.
More than 3 million Puerto Ricans are without power and thousands are sleeping outdoors after earthquakes toppled homes.
Officials told visitors to leave the South Coast region of New South Wales as they declared a seven-day state of emergency in the state.
Two teenage brothers originally from Chicago are identified as among the dead following the White Island eruption.