'Zombie' storm Leslie smashes into Portugal, Spain

2018-10-14 17:57

Storms packing nearly 180km/h winds have hit Portugal, leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power before carrying heavy rain on into Spain, authorities have said.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-12 05:38

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about videos today, October 12, 2018.

WATCH: The 5 categories of hurricanes explained

2018-10-11 21:13

How a hurricane is defined from level one to level five, according to its strength and the damage it causes.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-11 05:40

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about videos today, October 11, 2018.

The world's first floating dairy farm will house 40 cows and be hurricane-resistant

2018-09-27 09:34

The Dutch company Beladon is opening the world's first floating dairy farm in the Netherlands.

First Hurricane Florence deaths: mother, baby killed by tree

2018-09-14 21:36

A mother and her baby have been killed when a tree fell on their house in Wilmington, North Carolina, the first reported fatalities from Hurricane Florence, police say.

Life-saving facts that could help in almost any natural disaster, from fires to hurricanes

2018-09-06 09:08

2017 was a record-breaking year for natural disasters, but only three in 10 Americans say they have an emergency preparedness kit.

Dog who survived 2 hurricanes dies in fire

2017-10-26 20:42

An animal shelter says one of two dogs killed when a restaurant fire spread to a pet store had recently arrived from Puerto Rico after surviving two hurricanes.

Hurricane Irma 911 calls on old age home deaths: 'Oh my God, this is crazy'

2017-10-17 16:49

Emergency calls from the sweltering Florida nursing home show staffers had become increasingly stressed and agitated as patients began dying after Hurricane Irma knocked out air conditioning to the home.


WATCH: Hurricane Michael death toll hits 17, officials say it could rise

2018-10-14 09:13

Three days after the devastating passage of Hurricane Michael, search teams in Florida pressed their hunt for victims into hard-to-reach areas.

WATCH: 'Unimaginable destruction': Hurricane Michael smashes rows of houses

2018-10-12 05:33

Daylight is yielding scenes of rows upon rows of homes smashed to pieces by Hurricane Michael in Florida.

WATCH: Hurricane Michael charges into Southeast after slamming Florida, at least 1 dead

2018-10-11 08:16

A weakened Hurricane Michael smashes across the Southeast after crashing ashore and leaving wide destruction in parts of the Florida Panhandle; at least one death.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-10 05:42

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about world news videos today, October 10, 2018.

WATCH: Killer storm far from over, US officials warn as 'epic' rain falls

2018-09-16 13:03

Authorities have warned residents displaced by a killer hurricane that its devastation was far from over, as Florence dumped 'epic amounts of rainfall' across the southeastern United States, bringing catastrophic flooding and up to 13 deaths.

Hundreds rescued as Hurricane Florence pounds Carolinas

2018-09-14 20:22

Emergency crews rescued hundreds of stranded people as Hurricane Florence pounded the US East Coast with driving rain, howling winds and dangerous storm surge.

Hurricane Lane lumbers toward Hawaii

2018-08-24 18:45

Hurricane Lane lumbers toward Hawaii with 193km/h winds, heavy rain

Post-hurricane rebuilding fuels jump in October US home construction

2017-11-19 11:45

Construction of new homes in the United States sprang to life in October as hurricane-damaged housing markets recovered from back-to-back late summer storms.

More than 73 000 Puerto Ricans flee to Florida after Hurricane Maria

2017-10-26 11:32

More than 73 000 Puerto Ricans have fled emergency conditions at home to Florida since Hurricane Maria devastated the US territory in the Caribbean.

3 dead as Hurricane Ophelia's remnants batter UK, Ireland

2017-10-17 07:13

The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia have slammed into Ireland with strong winds, killing at least three, halting transport, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages.

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