The cascading crises of power outages across Texas due to winter weather lead to another problem — lack of clean water.
By Associated Press
The Republican senator said he began second-guessing the trip since the moment he first got on the plane Wednesday. "In hindsight, I wouldn't have done it," he told reporters.
By Steve Peoples, Jake Bleiberg, Associated Press
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says 7 million people have been ordered to boil their water before consuming it. The extreme weather was blamed for the deaths of over three dozen people, some while trying to keep warm.
By Paul J. Weber, Jill Bleed, Associated Press
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott wants mandates that would require power plants to withstand extreme winter weather. The number of Texas residents still without electricity Thursday was fewer than 500,000 after historic snowfall and single-digit temperatures.
By Paul J. Weber, Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press
By Amna Nawaz, Zoe Rohrich
The winter of 2021 is writing itself into the record books this week, with large swaths of the nation seeing the coldest weather in memory. But is this a particularly severe phase of winter weather or is there more to…
By Josh Funk, Associated Press
Many schools and businesses closed Monday as the storm moved across the Midwest and officials urged drivers to stay off the roads.
By Curt Anderson, Freida Frisaro, Associated Press
It could wreak havoc in a region where people are still grappling with more than 120 deaths and many more missing in the aftermath of Eta. This has been an extraordinarily busy hurricane season.
A full week after hurricane-force winds barreled through the Midwest, Iowa is just beginning to recover. More attention and assistance are starting to flow into the Hawkeye State, but homeowners, farmers and businesses have suffered a devastating hit. John Yang…
By Associated Press
A rare summer thunderstorm brought lightning that sparked several small blazes in Northern California on Sunday and stoked a huge forest fire that has forced hundreds of people from their homes north of Los Angeles.
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