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Lanni Bailey and a team from Muddy Paws Second Chance Rescue enter a flooded house to pull out several cats during the flooding of the Missouri River near Glenwood, Iowa, U.S. March 18, 2019. Passport Aerial Photography/Handout via REUTERS

Mike Pence to visit Nebraska amid deadly floods

(Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will visit Nebraska on Tuesday to survey the devastation left by floods in (More…)

Texas petrochemical fire spreads to more storage tanks after firefighting snag

HOUSTON (Reuters) – A raging fire at a petrochemical storage terminal in Houston has engulfed two more massive tanks after (More…)

Fire engulfs eight massive petrochemical storage tanks in Houston

HOUSTON (Reuters) – A fire at a fuels storage company at the Houston Ship Channel spread on Monday to eight (More…)

Spring weather to bring more floods to waterlogged U.S. Plains states

(Reuters) – The U.S. Central Plains states could face more flooding this week as rising temperatures accelerate snow melt across (More…)

‘Bomb cyclone’ pushes east across U.S. after winter siege of Midwest, Rockies

(Reuters) – A powerful, late-winter “bomb cyclone” storm pushed east into the U.S. Midwest and the Great Lakes region on (More…)

Nebraska preps nuclear plant for possible flooding, no public danger

(Reuters) – Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) on Friday declared an “unusual event” at its Cooper nuclear power station in (More…)

World must keep lethal weapons under human control, Germany says

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s foreign minister on Friday called for urgent efforts to ensure that humans remained in control of (More…)

Historic blizzard wanes as it barrels east after pounding parts of U.S.

By Keith Coffman

DENVER (Reuters) – A blizzard of “historic proportions” that hit the U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states (More…)

Colorado trooper killed as ‘Bomb Cyclone’ unleashes snow, high winds

By Keith Coffman

DENVER (Reuters) – A late-winter blizzard slammed U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states on Wednesday, unleashing a (More…)