(SAN FRANCISCO) -- More than 100 people were forced out of their homes overnight as California's largest wildfire continues to spread at a rapid pace. The Dixie Fire has now expanded to more than 190,000 acres -- increasing by 20,000 acres in just 24 hours... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A quick-moving brush fire in Southern California has prompted evacuations for those living along Interstate 5. The Tumbleweed Fire sparked shortly before 2 p.m. near Gorman, California, about 70 miles northwest of Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. By... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A dangerous storm system is bringing severe storms from Texas to New York with water rescues, monster hail and tornado damage. There have been four reported tornadoes across four states: Arkansas, Illinois, Oklahoma and Tennessee. There have also been 38 reports of damaging... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A storm system is pushing east with fire danger, gusty winds, severe storms and heavy mountain snow on Tuesday. A new wildfire spread in Lincoln County, New Mexico, with evacuations prompted as wildfires are covering up to 4,000 acres with 0% containment. Elsewhere,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — The La Soufriere Volcano, located on the eastern Caribbean island of St. Vincent erupted Friday morning, forcing the evacuation of over 16,000 people from nearby homes. Scientists had been monitoring the volcano’s activity for years and were able to alert the islands... Read More.
BY: MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency in Manatee County on Saturday because of a leak at a wastewater storage pond, the collapse of which officials called "imminent." The Manatee County Public Safety Department... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(PENNINGTON COUNTY, S.D.) -- Three fires burning in the Midwest are threatening hundreds of homes and have forced the closure of Mount Rushmore Memorial National Park.The Schroeder Fire, burning in Pennington County, has scorched... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP, N.J.) -- A brush fire that raged through New Jersey forced residents to evacuate after it destroyed or damaged dozens of structures.The fire began early Sunday afternoon near Airport Road and Cedar... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Some residents on the Hawaiian island of Maui were urged to evacuate Monday after heavy rainfall caused a dam to overflow and triggered life-threatening flooding that destroyed homes.The National Weather Service reported 13.2... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Up to 5 inches of rain has slammed parts of Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee, leaving residents stranded, roads washed out and buildings flooded.In London, Kentucky, the London-Laurel County Rescue Squad... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new wildfire broke out northwest of Denver -- called the East Troublesome wildfire -- and it is 19,086 acres and 10% contained with mandatory evacuations in effect.There is some bad... Read More.