(NEW YORK) -- The deaths of 13 people, all but two of whom lived in basement apartments, during New York City's catastrophic flooding this week have renewed attention on the oftentimes illegal dwellings, with city officials looking to bolster evacuation efforts for vulnerable residents... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Recent deadly flooding events around the world are evidence of the planet's changing relationship with precipitation as global temperatures continue to warm, according to environmental experts. While the link between the climate change and extreme precipitation is straightforward, quantifying the link remains... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Record-breaking heat across the Northeast and Midwest Saturday will continue Sunday and extend into next week. Newark, New Jersey, set a record Saturday with a high of 95 degrees. Washington, D.C., hit a record of 92 degrees and Bridgeport, Connecticut, tied its... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, CHRISTINE THEODOROU and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Nine people have been confirmed dead in Central America from Iota’s fury as the system continues to bring life-threatening flash floods and mudslides to the area. Iota is... Read More.
By: MAX GOLEMBO and JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (MIAMI) -- Tropical Storm Eta has caused major flooding in Florida after making landfall late Sunday night.The system hit as a strong tropical storm in the Florida Keys around 11 p.m. with... Read More.
By ELLA TORRES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A New Jersey woman survived a harrowing ordeal after her car was swept away in a flash flood, leaving her to be dragged through the waters.Nathalia Bruno, 24, said that she... Read More.