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    Photos: Floodwaters prompt water rescues, submerge portions of northeastern US


    A slow-moving storm has plagued portions of the northeastern United States with dangerous flash flooding through the weekend and into early this...

    A slow-moving storm has plagued portions of the northeastern United States with dangerous flash flooding through the weekend and into early this week.

    Downpours, flooding to pummel the central US this week


    While many across the Midwest have enjoyed a string of warm and dry days, heavy rain inundating the central Plains will soon overspread the...

    While many across the Midwest have enjoyed a string of warm and dry days, heavy rain inundating the central Plains will soon overspread the region.

    At least 24 injured after 5.0 magnitude earthquake jolted Yuxi, China


    Twenty-four people were injured after a 5.0 magnitude earthquake shook Tonghai County in the city of Yuxi, southwest China's Yunnan Province Monday morning, according to the China Earthquake Networks...

    Twenty-four people were injured after a 5.0 magnitude earthquake shook Tonghai County in the city of Yuxi, southwest China's Yunnan Province Monday morning, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

    Worst may be yet to come amid an extreme California wildfire season


    A couple of very tough months are ahead for the wildfire season and firefighting efforts in the western United States, especially...

    A couple of very tough months are ahead for the wildfire season and firefighting efforts in the western United States, especially California.

    How drinking too much water can be dangerous, even deadly


    While staying hydrated in warm weather is crucial to avoid succumbing to a heat illness, there are occasions when people can actually drink too much water, causing them to become...

    While staying hydrated in warm weather is crucial to avoid succumbing to a heat illness, there are occasions when people can actually drink too much water, causing them to become ill.

    Are you ready for the peak of the Atlantic hurricane season?


    It's now the peak of hurricane season in the Atlantic basin and with that comes the threat of an active September and the possibility of activity in October and...

    It's now the peak of hurricane season in the Atlantic basin and with that comes the threat of an active September and the possibility of activity in October and beyond.