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  • Smoke blankets Yosemite park but trails and lodges are open

    Smoke blankets Yosemite park but trails and lodges are open

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:05 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:05:52 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 4:04 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:04:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). A fire transport drives along Highway 140, one of the entrances to Yosemite National Park, on Monday, July 16, 2018, in Mariposa, Calif. The road remains closed as crews battle a deadly wildfire burning near the west end of Yose...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). A fire transport drives along Highway 140, one of the entrances to Yosemite National Park, on Monday, July 16, 2018, in Mariposa, Calif. The road remains closed as crews battle a deadly wildfire burning near the west end of Yose...
    A deadly wildfire near Yosemite National Park has shrouded the popular destination in smoke, but tourists could still use all trails, campgrounds, lodges and restaurants.Full Story
    A deadly wildfire near Yosemite National Park has shrouded the popular destination in smoke, but tourists could still use all trails, campgrounds, lodges and restaurants.Full Story
  • Deadly fire shuts down key route to Yosemite National Park

    Deadly fire shuts down key route to Yosemite National Park

    Sunday, July 15 2018 2:04 PM EDT2018-07-15 18:04:19 GMT
    Monday, July 16 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-07-16 18:54:29 GMT
    (Andrew Kuhn /The Merced Sun-Star via AP). Crews battle the Ferguson Fire along steep terrain behind the Redbud Lodge along Highway 140 near El Portal in Mariposa County, Calif., on Saturday, July 14, 2018.(Andrew Kuhn /The Merced Sun-Star via AP). Crews battle the Ferguson Fire along steep terrain behind the Redbud Lodge along Highway 140 near El Portal in Mariposa County, Calif., on Saturday, July 14, 2018.
    A wildfire that killed a California firefighter has grown quickly and forced the closure of a key route into Yosemite National Park.Full Story
    A wildfire that killed a California firefighter has grown quickly and forced the closure of a key route into Yosemite National Park.Full Story
  • Firefighter killed in wildfire near Yosemite National Park

    Firefighter killed in wildfire near Yosemite National Park

    Saturday, July 14 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-07-14 22:36:45 GMT
    Sunday, July 15 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-07-15 12:51:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2013 file photo, a fire truck drives past burning trees as firefighters continue to battle the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2013 file photo, a fire truck drives past burning trees as firefighters continue to battle the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection ...
    California fire officials say a firefighter has been killed while battling a wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park.Full Story
    California fire officials say a firefighter has been killed while battling a wildfire burning near Yosemite National Park.Full Story
  • Funding will help finish Houston-area flood-control projects

    Funding will help finish Houston-area flood-control projects

    Monday, July 9 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-07-09 21:43:58 GMT
    Thursday, July 12 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-07-12 10:51:14 GMT
    Officials in the Texas county hardest hit by Hurricane Harvey say $5 billion in federal funding that's been awarded to Texas in the wake of last year's deadly storm will finally help them finish major flood control...Full Story
    Officials in the Texas county hardest hit by Hurricane Harvey say $5 billion in federal funding that's been awarded to Texas in the wake of last year's deadly storm will finally help them finish major flood control projects.Full Story
  • Abe visiting flood-hit western Japan as deaths reach 176

    Abe visiting flood-hit western Japan as deaths reach 176

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-07-11 03:09:33 GMT
    Wednesday, July 11 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-07-11 18:46:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Haruka Nuga). Destroyed houses are covered with mud at a damaged area in Hiroshima, southwestern Japan, Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Rescuers were combing through mud-covered hillsides and along riverbanks Tuesday searching for dozens of people ...(AP Photo/Haruka Nuga). Destroyed houses are covered with mud at a damaged area in Hiroshima, southwestern Japan, Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Rescuers were combing through mud-covered hillsides and along riverbanks Tuesday searching for dozens of people ...
    176 confirmed dead after last week's heavy rains in western Japan as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits a hard-hit city.Full Story
    176 confirmed dead after last week's heavy rains in western Japan as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits a hard-hit city.Full Story
  • Illegal fires ignite massive Colorado blazes, spur arrests

    Illegal fires ignite massive Colorado blazes, spur arrests

    Monday, July 9 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-07-09 22:04:24 GMT
    Wednesday, July 11 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-07-11 17:37:11 GMT
    (Chris Dillmann/Vail Daily via AP). An area burned in the Red Canyon Fire is viewed Monday, July 9, 2018, between Edwards and Wolcott, Colo.(Chris Dillmann/Vail Daily via AP). An area burned in the Red Canyon Fire is viewed Monday, July 9, 2018, between Edwards and Wolcott, Colo.
    A small fire that was set illegally and left unattended likely ignited a destructive blaze in Colorado that destroyed several homes.Full Story
    A small fire that was set illegally and left unattended likely ignited a destructive blaze in Colorado that destroyed several homes.Full Story
  • Baby killed, dozens hurt when tornado hits North Dakota city

    Baby killed, dozens hurt when tornado hits North Dakota city

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-07-11 03:40:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 11 2018 4:11 AM EDT2018-07-11 08:11:54 GMT
    (Clifford Bowden via AP). This photo provided by Clifford Bowden shows damage early Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at an RV park in Watford City, N.D., after a violent storm whipped through the northwestern North Dakota city overnight. More than two dozen peo...(Clifford Bowden via AP). This photo provided by Clifford Bowden shows damage early Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at an RV park in Watford City, N.D., after a violent storm whipped through the northwestern North Dakota city overnight. More than two dozen peo...
    A newborn baby was killed and more than two dozen people were injured when a tornado whipped through a northwestern North Dakota city.Full Story
    A newborn baby was killed and more than two dozen people were injured when a tornado whipped through a northwestern North Dakota city.Full Story
  • Crews gaining on huge Nevada wildfire visible from space

    Crews gaining on huge Nevada wildfire visible from space

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-07-10 22:59:04 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-07-11 02:22:37 GMT
    More than 600 firefighters slowed the progress Tuesday of a massive wildfire in a remote part of northern Nevada that poses no immediate threat to any populated areas but is generating so much heat and smoke that...Full Story
    More than 600 firefighters slowed the progress Tuesday of a massive wildfire in a remote part of northern Nevada that poses no immediate threat to any populated areas but is generating so much heat and smoke that it's now visible from space.Full Story
  • The Latest: NASA says Nevada wildfire visible from space

    The Latest: NASA says Nevada wildfire visible from space

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-07-10 21:40:58 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-07-10 21:43:05 GMT
    NASA says smoke from a massive wildfire burning in northern Nevada is visible from space. A NASA satellite captured infrared imaging of the fire that has burned nearly 700 square miles of remote rangeland _ an area...Full Story
    NASA says smoke from a massive wildfire burning in northern Nevada is visible from space. A NASA satellite captured infrared imaging of the fire that has burned nearly 700 square miles of remote rangeland _ an area almost half the size of Rhode Island.Full Story
  • Many out of power, water in flood-hit Japan; over 150 dead

    Many out of power, water in flood-hit Japan; over 150 dead

    Monday, July 9 2018 8:59 PM EDT2018-07-10 00:59:17 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-07-10 16:44:04 GMT
    (Yohei Nishimura/Kyodo News via AP). In this Monday, July 9, 2018, photo, a roof of a house is left in the middle of a road in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, western Japan. Rescuers in southwestern Japan dug up more bodies Monday as they searched for d...(Yohei Nishimura/Kyodo News via AP). In this Monday, July 9, 2018, photo, a roof of a house is left in the middle of a road in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, western Japan. Rescuers in southwestern Japan dug up more bodies Monday as they searched for d...
    Rescuers are combing through mud-covered hillsides and near riverbanks to look for dozens still missing after heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides in southwestern Japan, where the death toll has risen to 122.Full Story
    Rescuers are combing through mud-covered hillsides and near riverbanks to look for dozens still missing after heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides in southwestern Japan, where the death toll has risen to 122.Full Story
  • The Latest: 155 confirmed dead as Japan searches for missing

    The Latest: 155 confirmed dead as Japan searches for missing

    Tuesday, July 10 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-07-10 04:50:47 GMT
    Tuesday, July 10 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-07-10 10:11:02 GMT
    Japan's government says at least 134 people have been confirmed dead from the heavy rains, floods and mudslides that have struck western Japan.Full Story
    Japan's government says at least 134 people have been confirmed dead from the heavy rains, floods and mudslides that have struck western Japan.Full Story
  • California fire kills 1 as heat stokes blazes in Western US

    California fire kills 1 as heat stokes blazes in Western US

    Friday, July 6 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-07-06 17:28:36 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-07-09 21:55:17 GMT
    A fire official says a person has died in a fast-moving blaze near the California-Oregon border.Full Story
    A fire official says a person has died in a fast-moving blaze near the California-Oregon border.Full Story
  • Rescuers search for dozens still missing after Japan floods

    Rescuers search for dozens still missing after Japan floods

    Sunday, July 8 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-07-09 00:28:20 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-07-09 20:56:25 GMT
    (Shohei Miyano/Kyodo News via AP). In this July 7, 2018 photo, a resident is rescued in a flooded area in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, following heavy rain. Heavy rainfall hammered southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on ...(Shohei Miyano/Kyodo News via AP). In this July 7, 2018 photo, a resident is rescued in a flooded area in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, following heavy rain. Heavy rainfall hammered southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on ...
    People are preparing for risky search and cleanup efforts in southwestern Japan, where several days of heavy rainfall has set off flooding and landslides in a widespread area.Full Story
    People are preparing for risky search and cleanup efforts in southwestern Japan, where several days of heavy rainfall has set off flooding and landslides in a widespread area.Full Story
  • Crews battle destructive wildfires raging in US West

    Crews battle destructive wildfires raging in US West

    Sunday, July 8 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-07-09 03:53:38 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-07-09 17:04:09 GMT
    (Anna Stonehouse/The Aspen Times via AP). Oregon firefighter Martin Sierra walks back from the line on the Lake Christine Fire in Basalt, Colo., Sunday, July 8, 2018.(Anna Stonehouse/The Aspen Times via AP). Oregon firefighter Martin Sierra walks back from the line on the Lake Christine Fire in Basalt, Colo., Sunday, July 8, 2018.
    Firefighters have been able to build containment around several destructive wildfires burning in California.Full Story
    Firefighters have been able to build containment around several destructive wildfires burning in California.Full Story
  • The Latest: EU chief suggests moving Japan summit to Tokyo

    The Latest: EU chief suggests moving Japan summit to Tokyo

    Sunday, July 8 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-07-09 03:33:32 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 6:31 AM EDT2018-07-09 10:31:50 GMT
    (Takuto Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP). A woman walks past debris caused by a heavy rain in Uwajima, Ehime prefecture, western Japan Monday, July 9, 2018. People prepared for risky search and cleanup efforts in southwestern Japan on Monday, where several da...(Takuto Kaneko/Kyodo News via AP). A woman walks past debris caused by a heavy rain in Uwajima, Ehime prefecture, western Japan Monday, July 9, 2018. People prepared for risky search and cleanup efforts in southwestern Japan on Monday, where several da...
    The Japanese government says at least 100 people have died or are presumed dead from the heavy rains, floods and mudslides that have struck western Japan.Full Story
    The Japanese government says at least 100 people have died or are presumed dead from the heavy rains, floods and mudslides that have struck western Japan.Full Story
  • Remnant of Tropical Storm Beryl dissipates after Dominica

    Remnant of Tropical Storm Beryl dissipates after Dominica

    Sunday, July 8 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-07-08 04:06:38 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-07-09 07:53:10 GMT
    Tropical Storm Beryl is moving rapidly westward toward the Lesser Antilles at the eastern entrance of the Caribbean Sea.Full Story
    Tropical Storm Beryl is moving rapidly westward toward the Lesser Antilles at the eastern entrance of the Caribbean Sea.Full Story
  • The Latest: Containment grows on California's largest fire

    The Latest: Containment grows on California's largest fire

    Sunday, July 8 2018 10:33 PM EDT2018-07-09 02:33:29 GMT
    Sunday, July 8 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-07-09 02:34:11 GMT
    (Anna Stonehouse/The Aspen Times via AP). Oregon firefighter Markus Idroga puts out hot spots above the Wilds neighborhood from the Lake Christine Fire, Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Basalt, Colo.(Anna Stonehouse/The Aspen Times via AP). Oregon firefighter Markus Idroga puts out hot spots above the Wilds neighborhood from the Lake Christine Fire, Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Basalt, Colo.
    Firefighters are making significant progress on a wildfire in California that has burned more than a dozen structures and blackened over 141 square miles.Full Story
    Firefighters are making significant progress on a wildfire in California that has burned more than a dozen structures and blackened over 141 square miles.Full Story
  • Wildfires rage through California amid heat rage

    Wildfires rage through California amid heat rage

    Saturday, July 7 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-07-07 07:12:41 GMT
    Sunday, July 8 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-07-08 23:39:43 GMT
    (Eduardo Contreras/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP). Firefighters battle flames at the Alpine Oaks Estates mobile home park during a wildfire Friday, July 6, 2018, in Alpine, Calif. Dozens of fires are burning across the dry American West, fueled by...(Eduardo Contreras/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP). Firefighters battle flames at the Alpine Oaks Estates mobile home park during a wildfire Friday, July 6, 2018, in Alpine, Calif. Dozens of fires are burning across the dry American West, fueled by...
    Wildfires that have destroyed dozens of buildings and caused at least one death continue to ravage California as a heat wave sweeps the southern part of the state.Full Story
    Wildfires that have destroyed dozens of buildings and caused at least one death continue to ravage California as a heat wave sweeps the southern part of the state.Full Story
  • Death toll climbs to 76 as heavy rains hammer southern Japan

    Death toll climbs to 76 as heavy rains hammer southern Japan

    Saturday, July 7 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-07-08 01:00:35 GMT
    Sunday, July 8 2018 7:08 PM EDT2018-07-08 23:08:29 GMT
    (Takumi Sato/Kyodo News via AP). Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members use a boat to evacuate residents from a flooded area caused by heavy rains in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, southwestern Japan, Saturday, July 7, 2018. Torrents of rainfall and f...(Takumi Sato/Kyodo News via AP). Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members use a boat to evacuate residents from a flooded area caused by heavy rains in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, southwestern Japan, Saturday, July 7, 2018. Torrents of rainfall and f...
    Heavy rainfall is hammering southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on Kyushu and Shikoku islands as local media report the death toll has risen to 54 with 44 people missing.Full Story
    Heavy rainfall is hammering southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on Kyushu and Shikoku islands as local media report the death toll has risen to 54 with 44 people missing.Full Story
  • Beryl weakens to tropical storm en route to Caribbean

    Beryl weakens to tropical storm en route to Caribbean

    Saturday, July 7 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-07-07 04:06:58 GMT
    Saturday, July 7 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-07-08 02:46:39 GMT
    Newly formed Hurricane Beryl is on a path that should carry it over the Lesser Antilles at the end of the weekend and into the eastern Caribbean, bringing a new threat to islands still rebuilding from last year's...Full Story
    Newly formed Hurricane Beryl is on a path that should carry it over the Lesser Antilles at the end of the weekend and into the eastern Caribbean, bringing a new threat to islands still rebuilding from last year's storms.Full Story
  • 38 dead, nearly 50 reported missing as heavy rain hits Japan

    38 dead, nearly 50 reported missing as heavy rain hits Japan

    Saturday, July 7 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-07-07 12:52:36 GMT
    Saturday, July 7 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-07-07 18:08:45 GMT
    (Koki Sengoku/Kyodo News via AP). Residents are evacuated to a safer place from floodwaters caused by heavy rains in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, southwestern Japan, Saturday, July 7, 2018. Torrents of rainfall and flooding continued to batter southw...(Koki Sengoku/Kyodo News via AP). Residents are evacuated to a safer place from floodwaters caused by heavy rains in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, southwestern Japan, Saturday, July 7, 2018. Torrents of rainfall and flooding continued to batter southw...
    Torrents of rainfall and flooding are battering a widespread area in southwestern Japan, with public broadcaster NHK saying 38 people are dead and 47 missing.Full Story
    Torrents of rainfall and flooding are battering a widespread area in southwestern Japan, with public broadcaster NHK saying 38 people are dead and 47 missing.Full Story
  • Hurricane Beryl forms in Atlantic, heads for east Caribbean

    Hurricane Beryl forms in Atlantic, heads for east Caribbean

    Friday, July 6 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-07-06 14:21:34 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-07-07 03:37:32 GMT
    Puerto Rico braces for winds of up to 40 mph, widespread flooding as Beryl approaches.Full Story
    Puerto Rico braces for winds of up to 40 mph, widespread flooding as Beryl approaches.Full Story
  • Fires menace US West, tornado touches Colorado wildfire site

    Fires menace US West, tornado touches Colorado wildfire site

    Thursday, July 5 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-07-05 20:02:55 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-07-06 19:27:13 GMT
    (Anna Stonehouse/The Aspen Times via AP). A plane drops fire retardant on homes in the area of Basalt, Colo., Wednesday, July 4, 2018, during the Lake Christine Fire.(Anna Stonehouse/The Aspen Times via AP). A plane drops fire retardant on homes in the area of Basalt, Colo., Wednesday, July 4, 2018, during the Lake Christine Fire.
    An erratic wildfire charging through dry land near the Colorado ski town of Aspen has destroyed three homes and forced people to flee in the middle of the night.Full Story
    An erratic wildfire charging through dry land near the Colorado ski town of Aspen has destroyed three homes and forced people to flee in the middle of the night.Full Story
  • Missouri waterslide injury highlights lax regulation

    Missouri waterslide injury highlights lax regulation

    Friday, July 6 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-07-06 04:52:49 GMT
    Friday, July 6 2018 5:13 AM EDT2018-07-06 09:13:46 GMT
    (KSDK-TV via AP). This June 22, 2018, photo from video provided by KSDK-TV shows the new water slide Typhoon Twister at Six Flags St. Louis. No government officials conducted a safety inspection of a new waterslide at Six Flags St. Louis before a woman...(KSDK-TV via AP). This June 22, 2018, photo from video provided by KSDK-TV shows the new water slide Typhoon Twister at Six Flags St. Louis. No government officials conducted a safety inspection of a new waterslide at Six Flags St. Louis before a woman...
    A safety inspection of a new Six Flags St. Louis waterslide was not conducted by government officials before a woman said she suffered whiplash last month on the slide.Full Story
    A safety inspection of a new Six Flags St. Louis waterslide was not conducted by government officials before a woman said she suffered whiplash last month on the slide.Full Story
  • Injury on Missouri waterslide highlights lax regulation

    Injury on Missouri waterslide highlights lax regulation

    Thursday, July 5 2018 6:32 PM EDT2018-07-05 22:32:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-07-06 01:33:34 GMT
    (KSDK-TV via AP). This June 22, 2018, photo from video provided by KSDK-TV shows the new water slide Typhoon Twister at Six Flags St. Louis. No government officials conducted a safety inspection of a new waterslide at Six Flags St. Louis before a woman...(KSDK-TV via AP). This June 22, 2018, photo from video provided by KSDK-TV shows the new water slide Typhoon Twister at Six Flags St. Louis. No government officials conducted a safety inspection of a new waterslide at Six Flags St. Louis before a woman...
    A Missouri woman says she was injured on a new water slide at Six Flags St. Louis, but the three levels of government over the park all say they're not in charge of water slide safety.Full Story
    A Missouri woman says she was injured on a new water slide at Six Flags St. Louis, but the three levels of government over the park all say they're not in charge of water slide safety.Full Story
  • Growing fires in US West put damper on holiday festivities

    Growing fires in US West put damper on holiday festivities

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-07-04 19:59:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-07-05 22:24:05 GMT
    (Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP). The Spring Creek Fire continues to burn in Costilla County on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in La Veta, Colo. More than 100 homes in the Colorado mountains were destroyed by a growing wildfire, while hundreds of ot...(Helen H. Richardson/The Denver Post via AP). The Spring Creek Fire continues to burn in Costilla County on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 in La Veta, Colo. More than 100 homes in the Colorado mountains were destroyed by a growing wildfire, while hundreds of ot...
    Large wildfires are growing across the American West, keeping thousands of people out of their homes for the July 4 holiday and forcing some strict bans on fireworks to prevent new fires.Full Story
    Large wildfires are growing across the American West, keeping thousands of people out of their homes for the July 4 holiday and forcing some strict bans on fireworks to prevent new fires.Full Story
  • Americans celebrate July 4 with fireworks, parades, salutes

    Americans celebrate July 4 with fireworks, parades, salutes

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-07-04 04:08:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-07-05 20:07:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Maddie Scaletta, center, waits with friends for the start of rehearsals for the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular in Boston, Tuesday, July 3, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Maddie Scaletta, center, waits with friends for the start of rehearsals for the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular in Boston, Tuesday, July 3, 2018.
    On July 4, Americans celebrate their union, rue their divisionsAmericans are marking Independence Day with parades, fireworks and, for some, a renewed sense of pride in their 242-year-old nation.Full Story
    On July 4, Americans celebrate their union, rue their divisionsAmericans are marking Independence Day with parades, fireworks and, for some, a renewed sense of pride in their 242-year-old nation.Full Story
  • Guatemala ups number of missing to 332 in volcano eruption

    Guatemala ups number of missing to 332 in volcano eruption

    Wednesday, July 4 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-07-04 17:57:31 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 4:09 AM EDT2018-07-05 08:09:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). In this June 19, 2018 photo, a boulder stands on the slopes of the Volcano of Fire along its path of destruction in the aftermath of its eruption in San Miguel Los Lotes, Guatemala. Much of the landscape was rendered a barren mo...(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). In this June 19, 2018 photo, a boulder stands on the slopes of the Volcano of Fire along its path of destruction in the aftermath of its eruption in San Miguel Los Lotes, Guatemala. Much of the landscape was rendered a barren mo...
    Authorities in Guatemala have raised by more than 130 the number of people missing from last month's deadly eruption of the Volcano of Fire.Full Story
    Authorities in Guatemala have raised by more than 130 the number of people missing from last month's deadly eruption of the Volcano of Fire.Full Story
  • Bali volcano hurls lava and ash, airport unaffected

    Bali volcano hurls lava and ash, airport unaffected

    Monday, July 2 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-07-02 14:22:44 GMT
    Thursday, July 5 2018 1:45 AM EDT2018-07-05 05:45:18 GMT
    The Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali has erupted, ejecting a 2,000-meter-high (6,560-foot-high) column of thick ash and hurling lava down its slopes.Full Story
    The Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali has erupted, ejecting a 2,000-meter-high (6,560-foot-high) column of thick ash and hurling lava down its slopes.Full Story
  • Exploding wildfires in US West derail holiday plans

    Exploding wildfires in US West derail holiday plans

    Tuesday, July 3 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-07-03 20:43:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 4 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-07-04 19:47:17 GMT
    (Darren Lewis via AP). In this this photo taken Monday, July 2, 2018, and provided by Darren Lewis, a wildfire burns near Strawberry Reservoir, Utah. The fire is threatening a cabin that Lewis and his extended family planned to spend the Fourth of July...(Darren Lewis via AP). In this this photo taken Monday, July 2, 2018, and provided by Darren Lewis, a wildfire burns near Strawberry Reservoir, Utah. The fire is threatening a cabin that Lewis and his extended family planned to spend the Fourth of July...
    More than 100 homes in the Colorado mountains were destroyed by a growing wildfire, while threats and closures elsewhere in the U.S. West forced changes in Independence Day plans.Full Story
    More than 100 homes in the Colorado mountains were destroyed by a growing wildfire, while threats and closures elsewhere in the U.S. West forced changes in Independence Day plans.Full Story
  • Wind spreads California fire as other states battle blazes

    Wind spreads California fire as other states battle blazes

    Monday, July 2 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-07-02 19:20:44 GMT
    Wednesday, July 4 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-07-04 18:51:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Flames rise around an outbuilding as the County fire burns in Guinda, Calif., Sunday July 1, 2018. Evacuations were ordered as dry, hot winds fueled a wildfire burning out of control Sunday in rural Northern California, sending ...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Flames rise around an outbuilding as the County fire burns in Guinda, Calif., Sunday July 1, 2018. Evacuations were ordered as dry, hot winds fueled a wildfire burning out of control Sunday in rural Northern California, sending ...
    A massive wildfire in rural Northern California has exploded in size and forced evacuations in hot, dry weather sweeping several Western states where blazes are threatening thousands of homes.Full Story
    A massive wildfire in rural Northern California has exploded in size and forced evacuations in hot, dry weather sweeping several Western states where blazes are threatening thousands of homes.Full Story
  • Judge extends housing for Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees

    Judge extends housing for Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees

    Tuesday, July 3 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-07-03 15:15:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 4 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-07-04 15:12:02 GMT
    Nearly 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuee families living in hotels across the U.S. can stay there through at least July 23.Full Story
    Nearly 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuee families living in hotels across the U.S. can stay there through at least July 23.Full Story
  • Dublin faces water restrictions as lush Ireland swelters

    Dublin faces water restrictions as lush Ireland swelters

    Tuesday, July 3 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-07-03 15:36:32 GMT
    Tuesday, July 3 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-07-03 17:03:02 GMT
    (Niall Carson/PA via AP). In this photo taken on Monday, July 2, 2018, people paddle in the lower lake during hot weather, in Glendalough, Ireland. Irish authorities have imposed a ban on watering lawns and gardens in the Dublin area as a country famou...(Niall Carson/PA via AP). In this photo taken on Monday, July 2, 2018, people paddle in the lower lake during hot weather, in Glendalough, Ireland. Irish authorities have imposed a ban on watering lawns and gardens in the Dublin area as a country famou...
    Irish authorities have imposed a ban on watering lawns and gardens in the Dublin area as a country famous for its rain-soaked green landscape experiences a rare drought.Full Story
    Irish authorities have imposed a ban on watering lawns and gardens in the Dublin area as a country famous for its rain-soaked green landscape experiences a rare drought.Full Story
  • Judge to decide on order blocking Puerto Rican evictions

    Judge to decide on order blocking Puerto Rican evictions

    Monday, July 2 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-07-02 13:06:36 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-07-03 02:43:40 GMT
    A hearing is planned on the future of a federal judge's restraining order temporarily blocking the evictions of nearly 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees from hotels across the U.S.Full Story
    A hearing is planned on the future of a federal judge's restraining order temporarily blocking the evictions of nearly 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees from hotels across the U.S.Full Story
  • 3.1 magnitude earthquake recorded in central Oklahoma

    3.1 magnitude earthquake recorded in central Oklahoma

    Sunday, July 1 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-07-01 18:29:09 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-07-02 19:22:26 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.1 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in central Oklahoma, but there were no immediate reports of damage.Full Story
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.1 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in central Oklahoma, but there were no immediate reports of damage.Full Story
  • Bear cub with burnt paws rescued from Colorado wildfire

    Bear cub with burnt paws rescued from Colorado wildfire

    Friday, June 29 2018 4:46 PM EDT2018-06-29 20:46:30 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-07-02 19:22:23 GMT
    (Joe Lewandowski/ Colorado Parks and Wildlife via AP). In this photo provided by Colorado Parks and Wildlife, a female bear cub lies on a table with bandages on her burned paws in Del Norte, Colo., June 27, 2018. The cub was rescued on June 22, 2018, f...(Joe Lewandowski/ Colorado Parks and Wildlife via AP). In this photo provided by Colorado Parks and Wildlife, a female bear cub lies on a table with bandages on her burned paws in Del Norte, Colo., June 27, 2018. The cub was rescued on June 22, 2018, f...
    An orphaned bear cub that suffered painful burns to her paws in a Colorado wildfire is being nursed back to health.Full Story
    An orphaned bear cub that suffered painful burns to her paws in a Colorado wildfire is being nursed back to health.Full Story
  • Evacuations ordered as winds fuel Northern California fires

    Evacuations ordered as winds fuel Northern California fires

    Sunday, July 1 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-07-01 19:21:56 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-07-02 15:58:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). A firefighter scrambles to stop the Pawnee fire as it spots across Highway 20 near Clearlake Oaks, Calif., on Sunday, July 1, 2018.(AP Photo/Noah Berger). A firefighter scrambles to stop the Pawnee fire as it spots across Highway 20 near Clearlake Oaks, Calif., on Sunday, July 1, 2018.
    Evacuations have been ordered as hot winds fuel a wildfire burning out of control in Northern California, sending smoke some 75 miles (120 kilometers) south into the San Francisco Bay Area.Full Story
    Evacuations have been ordered as hot winds fuel a wildfire burning out of control in Northern California, sending smoke some 75 miles (120 kilometers) south into the San Francisco Bay Area.Full Story
  • Housing extended for 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees

    Housing extended for 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees

    Sunday, July 1 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-07-01 19:31:15 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-07-02 11:24:03 GMT
    A federal judge in Massachusetts has temporarily blocked the evictions of about 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees from hotels across the country.Full Story
    A federal judge in Massachusetts has temporarily blocked the evictions of about 1,700 Puerto Rican hurricane evacuees from hotels across the country.Full Story
  • Mexico's Lopez Obrador claims historic win, broad mandate

    Mexico's Lopez Obrador claims historic win, broad mandate

    Sunday, July 1 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-01 04:20:44 GMT
    Monday, July 2 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-07-02 06:58:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). In this Wednesday, June 27, 2018 photo, presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador waves to supporters at his closing campaign rally in Mexico City. Despite his new image, the 64-year-old candidate universally called ...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). In this Wednesday, June 27, 2018 photo, presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador waves to supporters at his closing campaign rally in Mexico City. Despite his new image, the 64-year-old candidate universally called ...
    Mexicans vote in a potentially transformative election that could put in power a firebrand vowing to end politics and business as usual in a country weary of spiraling violence, unchecked corruption and...Full Story
    Mexicans vote in a potentially transformative election that could put in power a firebrand vowing to end politics and business as usual in a country weary of spiraling violence, unchecked corruption and scandal-plagued politicians.Full Story