A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off Mexico's Pacific coast close to the Guatemalan border on Sunday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. The quake occurred at 6:22 am (1222 GMT) at a depth of 35 kilometers (21 miles), and was located 28 kilometers (17 miles) south-southwest more »
The Summer Games are getting underway in London, where thousands of athletes will compete for gold, silver and bronze medals in dozens of events. Each venue will be different, and each open-air arena and stadium will bring weather effects into the competition. London's weather has been troublesome more »
Two people died and more than 100,000 customers are without power in New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania after severe weather swept through the region late Thursday.
A superstorm is barreling along the East Coast and expected to hit New York City in the next few hours with warnings of tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and hurricane-strength winds. A tornado touched down in the city of Elmira, in north-west New York State at 4.15 pm local time. Emergency more »
Life threatening thunderstorms known as derecho, are expected to sweep across teh East and the Ohio Valley Thursday evening. They bring a potential for widespread damaging winds, hail and tornadoes. A derecho, which is a long-lived line of thunderstorms with prolific damaging winds, will continue to fly eastward and impact more »
A 3.7 magnitude earthquake rattled Los Angeles early Wednesday morning. No damage or injuries were reported, and most residents slept through it. The quake occurred at 3:18 a.m. Local officials say no damage or injuries have been reported. The USGS reported It had a depth of 5.6 miles more »
Planes have begun dropping water on the wildfire in Spain in an attempt to put out two raging fires which have killed four people, injured more than 100 and forced thousands of residents to stay indoors. Air tankers are collecting water from a reservoir and using it to fight the more »