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WHAT'S HAPPENING: What will life be like after Florence?

MIAMI (AP) — Thousands of people are still in shelters in North Carolina anxiously waiting to find out if they have a home to go back to. Heavy rains and swelling rivers are still a major concern as r...

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Water will haunt Carolinas after Florence

MIAMI (AP) — Like hurricanes Harvey and Katrina before it, Florence will be remembered for unleashing a staggering amount of water over a vast area. The flooding unfolded just as forecasters expected,...

WHAT'S HAPPENING: Rain, floods still in Florence's forecast

MIAMI (AP) — The forecast for Florence has not changed, unfortunately: It's still raining, and rivers are still rising. All roads in and out of a North Carolina city of 120,000 people are underwater. ...

Rogue waves claim 6 lives over 2 days in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Rogue waves have claimed six lives over the course of two days on the beaches of northeastern Taiwan's Yilan County as Typhoon Jebi, the strongest storm observed the planet...

Update: 5 dead 1 missing after rogue waves strike NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Three separate drowning incidents were reported on two beaches in Yilan County within the space of two hours yesterday afternoon (Sept. 2), with the death toll now standing at ...

The Latest: Officials name 2 climbers who died in Yosemite

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the death of two climbers at Yosemite National Park in California. (all times local): 7:25 p.m. Officials have i...

2 climbers killed after fall from Yosemite's El Capitan

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Officials say two people have been killed after they fell while climbing El Capitan at Yosemite National Park. The National Park Service says it...

A day in the Northern California fire zone

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews were briefed and headed out to do battle. Survivors returned to the charred remains of their homes, picking through debris for anything recognizable. And families clun...

Taiwan offers help to Mexico after deadly earthquake strikes the country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following the magnitude-7.1 earthquake which struck central Mexico, Taiwan's government has expressed its willingness to help. The tremor struck at 1.15 pm local time, a...