Tropical Storm Barry is poised to strike New Orleans with significant rainfall, posing a serious flooding threat in an area where a wet spring has left the Mississippi River unusually high. State officials are urging residents to take precautions but…
By Associated Press
Emergency management officials say crews are going door-to-door to recommend evacuation for about 160 homes.
By Mitch Stacy, Associated Press
People from Kansas to Pennsylvania picked up the pieces from a swarm of tornadoes and braced for more twisters Wednesday amid a record-breaking stretch of violent weather.
A string of tornadoes cut a path of destruction across parts of Ohio and Indiana Monday night. The twisters, some with winds of 140 miles per hour, flattened entire neighborhoods, killing at least one person and wounding dozens more. Millions…
Severe weather is devastating the American Heartland. Spring storms have led to at least eight deaths in Oklahoma, which has been hit by tornadoes and record rain. With more precipitation expected, state officials are closely watching levee systems for signs…
By Patty Gorena Morales
A spate of storms have ripped through the Midwest and Oklahoma in recent days. Here are some ways you can help the affected communities.
By David A. Lieb, Associated Press
An AP analysis shows federal buyouts of flooded properties have been getting more expensive, with many of the costliest coming in the last decade.
By Angie Wang, John Minchillo, Kantele Franko, Associated Press
One person was killed and dozens were injured.
Parts of Missouri are in disaster mode after a barrage of tornadoes struck Wednesday night. The violent storms flipped vehicles and tore up neighborhoods. While the state capital, Jefferson City, escaped with no fatalities, three people were killed 150 miles…
By Gretchen Frazee
Scientists expect to see four to eight hurricanes — half of which may become major hurricanes with winds of at least 111 miles per hour.
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