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Celia again a tropical storm off Mexico's Pacific coast

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Celia regained tropical storm force off southern Mexico's Pacific coast on Tuesday and forecasters said it was likely to eventually become a hurricane, though it appears to be heade...

Today in History: June 19, Senate approves Civil Rights Act

Today in History Today is Sunday, June 19, the 170th day of 2022. There are 195 days left in the year. This is Juneteenth. (The federal holiday will be observed on Monday, June 20.)...

Celia, Blas weaken, but still bring heavy rain, surf

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Celia weakened to a tropical depression off Central America Saturday, as Tropical Storm Blas headed out to sea off Mexico’s southern Pacific coast. Celia stalled ...

Hurricane Blas prompts port closure in southern Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hurricane Blas whirled off Mexico's southern Pacific coast Thursday, prompting a precautionary port closure in a region recovering from destruction brought by the season's first big...

US forecasters alert about potential storm aimed at Florida

MEXCO CITY (AP) — The U.S. National Hurricane Center issued a bulletin Thursday on an area of low pressure on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula that could become a depression or tropical storm and head towar...

At least 11 dead, 33 missing after Agatha's hit on Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hurricane Agatha left at least 11 people dead and 33 missing in the southern Mexico state of Oaxaca, where it set off flooding and landslides, Gov. Alejandro Murat said Wednesday. ...

Search and rescue efforts bolstered in Philippine disaster

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — As search and rescue efforts increased with the arrival of equipment, the death toll has risen to at least 56, with 28 others missing, after a summer tropical depression tha...

Death toll from Philippine landslides, floods rises to 43

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The death toll from landslides and floods that hit the central and southern Philippines after a summer tropical depression unleashed days of pounding rain has risen to at le...

Storm Megi: Search for survivors in Philippine villages hit by landslides

More than three dozen people have died with several more still missing as rescue workers in the Philippines continued to look for survivors on Tuesday after tropical storm Megi caused landslides in th...

Heavy rains kill at least 25 people in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Heavy rains caused by a summer tropical depression killed at least 25 people in the central and southern Philippines, mostly due to landslides, officials said Monday. ...

1st tropical storm of 2022 brews southeast of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A tropical depression to the southeast of Taiwan is expected to become the first tropical storm of the year Thursday evening (April 7), but it is not predicted to impact t...

Beira in Mozambique hit by flooding after Cyclone Gombe

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Heavy rains from Cyclone Gombe are causing flooding in central Mozambique's port city of Beira, which was severely hit by a deadly cyclone three years ago. ...

Mozambique, Malawi, Madagascar count deaths, damage by storm

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Mozambique, Madagascar and Malawi are counting the deaths and damage by tropical storm Ana and more than a week of heavy rains across southern Africa. In ce...

Tropical storm Ana floods Madagascar's capital; 34 dead

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — Tropical storm Ana has caused widespread flooding in Madagascar, including in the capital city, raising the death toll from recent heavy rains to 34 people and displaci...

Super Typhoon Rai closest to Taiwan Dec. 21-22

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Super Typhoon Rai will bring rain to Taiwan early next week, though it might weaken into a tropical storm after passing over the Philippines, reports said Thursday (Dec. 1...