Torrential rains in Uganda, 26 killed, says Red Cross

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The Uganda Red Cross says at least 26 people have been killed in floods unleashed by heavy rains in different parts of the east African country. Irene Nakasii...

Powerful typhoon leaves at least 4 dead in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Typhoon Kammuri barreled across the Philippines with fierce winds and rain Tuesday, leaving at least four people dead, forcing hundreds of thousands of villagers to ab...

Typhoon Kammuri blowing through central Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A powerful typhoon is blowing through the central Philippines, damaging homes and heading toward the capital, Manila. Typhoon Kammuri hit the eastern coast overnigh...

Powerful typhoon blowing through central Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A powerful typhoon is blowing through the central Philippines, damaging homes and heading toward the capital, Manila. Typhoon Kammuri hit the eastern coast...

Monsoon floods kill at least 25 in southern India

CHENNAI, India (AP) — The government of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu says at least 25 people have died in recent floods that inundated low-lying areas and hundreds more have been evacuated ...

Science warnings, US retreat add urgency to UN climate talks

MADRID (AP) — Mass protests, a last-minute venue change and talk of climate tipping points are adding some unplanned drama to this year’s international talks on tackling global warming. ...

Death toll rises to 65 in Kenya flooding over weekend

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Officials in Kenya say heavy rains unleashed a deluge that killed five people overnight in the Rift Valley, raising the death toll from weekend flooding to 65. ...

The Latest: Greece floods kill 2; hundreds of homes damaged

ROME (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in Europe (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Authorities in Greece say two people have died and hundreds of homes have been flood...

Kenya flooding death toll rises to 60; 7 others missing

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Authorities in Kenya says the death toll from heavy rains that unleashed floods in the west of the country has risen to 60 and seven others are missing. An offi...

Home buyouts split apart a flood-prone Missouri town

MOSBY, Mo. (AP) — Tammy Kilgore raised the giant claw of a John Deere excavator high in the air, then slammed it down on the roof the house where she had spent nearly her entire adult life. ...

Home buyouts split apart a flood-prone Missouri town

MOSBY, Mo. (AP) — Tammy Kilgore raised the giant claw of a John Deere excavator high in the air, then slammed it down on the roof the house where she had spent nearly her entire adult life. ...

For some rural US TV viewers, local news is anything but

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — When Dianne Johnson channel-surfs for news in her rural western Nebraska home, all she sees are stories about Colorado crime and car crashes from a Denver television station more ...

2 dead after flash floods, mudslides hit French Riviera

PARIS (AP) — Two people have died and others are missing after flash flooding soaked the French Riviera, downing trees, trapping travelers and cutting electricity to thousands of homes. ...

The Latest: 29 people killed in mudslides in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The Latest on flooding in Kenya (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Kenya’s interior minister says 29 people have been killed in mudslides, among 34 ...

Heavy rains in Kenya cause flooding, mudslides that kill 17

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Authorities say heavy rains in western Kenya created overnight floods that have killed 17 people, including 12 people feared buried in a mudslide. In West Pokot...