Hurricane Lane’s rains call to mind the downpour of Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall in Texas a year ago Saturday. But the hurricanes are likely to have two very different outcomes.
By Alexis R. Santos-Lozada, The Conversation
A survey shows that most Puerto Ricans didn't highly rate the official information coming out of the island.
By Will Weissert, Associated Press
All five living former U.S. presidents attended a concert Saturday night in a Texas college town, raising money for relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey.
By Michael Biesecker, Associated Press
The EPA says an unknown amount of a dangerous chemical linked to birth defects and cancer may have washed downriver from a Houston-area Superfund site.
Residents of Puerto Rico say the island's communities are resilient -- but that aid is coming too slowly, especially to the island’s most remote areas.
By Levi Gahman and Gabrielle Thongs, The Conversation
The Caribbean is facing its second deadly hurricane in as many weeks. The region's extreme vulnerability to disaster also reflects entrenched inequality.
By Larisa Epatko
As dawn broke Monday, residents of southern Florida awoke to see what Hurricane Irma left in its wake, including flooded streets and homes, crumpled gas stations and downed trees.
By Elizabeth Flock
Orlando issued a mandatory evacuation for all mobile home communities. But many stayed for their pets.
By Michael D. Regan
Hurricane Irma made landfall on Cudjoe Key in southern Florida early Sunday morning, bringing Category 4 winds that reached 130 miles per hour.
By Thaddeus R. Miller and Mikhail Chester, The Conversation
After extreme weather events like Hurricane Harvey, city planners need to think about the smartest way to rebuild.
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