The most powerful storm to hit Texas in more than 50 years has killed at least one person and is now threatening catastrophic flooding in the region.
Swiss police are expecting more landslides in the remote valley where eight people went missing
Texas is now being soaked by Tropical Storm Harvey after the hurricane lost its zip after making landfall in the US.
Hurricane Harvey downgraded to Tropical Storm, but Texas still lashed by torrential rain as flood fears grow.
Hurricane Harvey yesterday crashed into the US mainland bringing life-threatening winds and the risk of catastrophic flooding.
Residents in the Gulf of Mexico are filling hundreds of sandbags, in preparation for possibly the worst hurricane in 12 years to hit the mainland United States since Hurricane Wilma struck Florida in 2005.
Italian PM Paolo Gentiloni marks anniversary of Amatrice quake
Hundreds have died in mudslides and floods near the capital Freetown and the number of victims is expected to rise.
Hundreds of people are feared dead in Sierra Leone following a massive mudslide.
Dozens of houses were submerged in mud after heavy rain caused a
Hundreds are feared dead after 6.5-magnitude tremor rocks Sichan province
Hukou Waterfall scenic area was closed on Wednesday due to flooding of China’s Yellow River.
Around 1800 hectares of land has been destroyed by fires that have spread across the Mediterranean island of Corsica.
Emergency services in Arizona have had to rescue several people after flash flooding tore through a normally quiet creek.
Seventeen hikers were
Firefighters are struggling to contain an outbreak of forest fires in southern France and Corsica that have destroyed around 1,400 hectares of forest and woodlands
Two people have ben killed and several injured after an earthquake measuring 6.7 on the richter scale hit the coast of Turkey early on Friday morning.
Around 2,000 residents were ordered to flee Mariposa in California
A man helping others to escape a flooded car park in south China narrowly avoids being swept away.
Dozens of victims of the worst forest fires in Portugal's history did not get the help they needed.
The blaze in the southwest Andalusia region is threatening a national park famed for its biodiversity
A further ten bodies have been recovered from the scene of a massive landslide in the southern province of Sichuan
A family of three has been saved from the ruins of Xinmo village in Sichuan, China, but nearly 120 people remain trapped underground after a landslide.
A middle-aged woman died crushed by the roof of her home. Several more people were injured.
The military is involved in the effort to reach thousands cut off amid a looming threat of disease in the Indian Ocean island.
The National Guard was deployed to help with relief efforts.
Central, southern and eastern parts of the United States are reeling after a fierce storm system brought torrential rain and tornadoes, leaving at least 16 people…
At least five people have been killed by tornadoes in Texas as heavy storms move across parts of the US.