AP Was There: The age of climate change begins

AP Was There: The age of climate change begins.

Monday, June 18th 2018, 3:29 am EDT

'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons

A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has destroyed more than 600 homes since it began spraying lava out of a vent on a residential street last month.

Friday, June 15th 2018, 1:48 am EDT

Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 4, knocks over walls

A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses.

Sunday, June 17th 2018, 9:29 pm EDT

The Latest: Fourth death confirmed in Osaka-area earthquake

Japanese disaster authorities say two people have been found without vital signs and 41 others injured by an earthquake in western Japan.

Sunday, June 17th 2018, 10:20 pm EDT

Portugal remembers 66 victims from deadly year for wildfires

Portugal's president and prime minister have attended a Mass in a rural town to mark the anniversary of a wildfire that killed 66 people.

Sunday, June 17th 2018, 9:49 am EDT

Study: 2014 Napa quake may be linked to groundwater changes

New research suggests the magnitude 6.0 earthquake that rocked California wine country in August 2014 may have been caused by an expansion of Earth's crust due to seasonally receding groundwater under the Napa and Sonoma valleys.

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 7:07 pm EDT

Jurassic World cast reacts to real-world volcanic disasters

The cast and crew of "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" say it's an unfortunate coincidence that their summer blockbuster centers on a massively destructive erupting volcano.

Thursday, June 14th 2018, 3:07 pm EDT

How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.

Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 6:37 pm EDT

Colorado wildfire forces nearly 2K evacuations amid drought

The threat of hot, windy weather and thunderstorms is posing more problems for firefighters battling a Colorado blaze that has forced residents of more than 1,000 homes to evacuate.

Thursday, June 14th 2018, 5:18 pm EDT

Puerto Rico issues new data on Hurricane Maria deaths

Puerto Rico requests more time, issues only a portion of data related to all deaths reported after Hurricane Maria amid outcry.

Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 5:46 pm EDT

George Strait part of Hurricane Harvey recovery campaign

Country star George Strait is leading a new tourism campaign to help Texas recover from Hurricane Harvey.

Thursday, June 14th 2018, 5:08 pm EDT

Pence to visit Brazil, Ecuador and Guatemala

Pence to visit Brazil, Ecuador and Guatemala during the last week of June.

Thursday, June 14th 2018, 2:37 pm EDT

Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow

Small explosions at the summit of an erupting Hawaii volcano could send ash into communities.

Monday, June 11th 2018, 4:34 pm EDT

Correction: Western Wildfires story

Authorities say a fast-moving brush fire destroyed eight homes in the Utah tourist town of Moab and more than 3,000 people in Colorado and Wyoming fled multiple wildfires scorching the drought-stricken U.S. West.

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 2:51 pm EDT

Strong Pennsylvania storm damages businesses, overturns cars

A strong storm has pounded parts of Pennsylvania, damaging buildings, overturning cars and downing trees and power lines.

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 11:57 pm EDT

California eyes July for reopening iconic Highway 1 stretch

California transportation officials are targeting the end of July for reopening a stretch of iconic Highway 1 in the scenic Big Sur coastal region that was blocked last year by a massive landslide.

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 5:37 pm EDT

New wildfire erupts near Colorado ski resorts, houses

Extreme fire danger is shutting down a sprawling forest that includes some of Colorado's most stunning mountains, a rare tactic also being used in neighboring states as the U.S. Southwest struggles with severe drought.

Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 3:46 am EDT

Scientists reap data from Hawaii's rumbling Kilauea volcano

Hawaii's recent volcanic activity has scientists on tenterhooks, eager to learn as much as possible using the latest technology.

Thursday, June 7th 2018, 2:20 am EDT

Paris suburb train derails, 7 people slightly injured

France's transport minister said seven people have been slightly injured in a rare derailment of a suburban train near Paris caused by a large amount of overnight rainfall in the region.

Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 4:16 am EDT

Pope begins purge in Chilean church over sex abuse scandal

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the bishop at the center of Chile's clerical sex abuse scandal and two others as he launches the purge of a church that has imploded under an avalanche of accusations of abuse and cover-up.

Monday, June 11th 2018, 6:16 am EDT