Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2019. There are 324 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 10, 19...

After tornado, Cuban state loses monopoly on disaster aid

HAVANA (AP) — Nearly two weeks after a devastating tornado struck Havana, the worst-hit neighborhoods are filled with government crews restoring power and phone service and starting repairs to decimat...

Death toll from last week's Havana tornado rises to 6

HAVANA (AP) — Cuban authorities say the death toll from a rare tornado that struck Havana last week has risen to six after two injured victims died in hospital. State media say Healt...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. Doctors in s...

The Latest: Resident: Havana looks like "a horror movie"

HAVANA (AP) — The Latest on Cuba's deadly weather (all times local): 7:35 a.m. Julio Menendez, a 33-year-old restaurant worker, says Havana's 10th of October boroug...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. PRESIDENT SKEPTICAL ABOUT CHANCES FOR BUDGET AGREEMENT Do...

Tornado hits Havana; Cuban president says 3 dead, 174 hurt

HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — Cuba's president says a tornado in eastern Havana has killed three people and injured 174 others. The Cuban capital was battered late Sunday and early Monday by p...

Cuban president says on Twitter that a tornado in eastern Havana has killed 3 people and injured 174

HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — Cuban president says on Twitter that a tornado in eastern Havana has killed 3 people and injured 174.

Tornados inflict damage in Alabama town, Florida Panhandle

WETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) — Homes, businesses, government offices and churches were among the buildings badly damaged or demolished when tornadoes struck central Alabama over the weekend. ...

The Latest: Homes being inspected following twister

SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on a tornado that damaged homes in Washington state (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Crews are inspecting hundreds of homes in a community we...

Crews assess damage from Washington state tornado

SEATTLE (AP) — A National Weather Service storm damage survey team is heading to a town west of Seattle where a strong tornado blew through a neighborhood. The rare twister touched d...

Rare tornado damages homes in Washington state

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — A rare tornado touched down in a Seattle suburb on Tuesday, damaging several homes and toppling trees, authorities said. Based on radar imagery and video e...

California fire chief: State must adapt to new wildfire norm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in vulnerable area...

United goes for a real rarity: a championship in Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — When Atlanta United reached Saturday's MLS Cup final, the 2-year-old soccer team moved to the cusp of a truly rare accomplishment. The last big league...

New study explains creation of deadly California 'firenado'

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A new study says a rare fire tornado that raged during the deadly fire this summer in Northern California was created by a combination of scorching weather, erratic winds and an...