Another new fire, just to the north of the Lilac Fire, had consumed 300 acres. That blaze, called the Liberty Fire, is 10% contained.
Fires in Southern California continue to ravage the region overnight, shutting down the Interstate 5 highway. Hundreds of firefighters have responded to three massive fires threatening homes, structures and livestock.
EXPERTS have described the devastating developments happening inside the belly of one of Earth’s biggest volcanic beasts.
About 100,000 people near Bali's Mount Agung have been ordered to evacuate as officials fear a major eruption.
World carbon emissions are set to rise 2 percent this year to a new record, scientists said on Monday, dashing hopes that global emissions had already peaked.
Wind chills in the Midwest were in the single digits and even below zero in far northern Minnesota.
Salvadoran fishers keep coming across dead and decomposing sea turtles floating in the water — and scientists fear deadly toxins are to blame.
The wildfires raging across northern California are already the most fatal in the state's history; at least 40 people are dead and thousands of homes have been razed.
California's fire chief says at least 1,500 homes and commercial buildings have been destroyed in wildfires ripping through Northern California. (Oct. 9) AP
Wildfires destroy 1,500 structures and large swaths of northern California wine country as powerful winds fuel ‘an inferno like you’ve never seen before’
THESE startling 1970s pictures were collected to show the effect modern industrial life was having on the American landscape.
Hurricane Nate has made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River in Louisiana, the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) says.
US states in the Gulf of Mexico are again on a state of alert as Hurricane Nate heads towards them.
DRAMATIC picture show when a fearsome big cat wrestled with the reptile for around 20 minutes in a struggle witnessed by a wildlife photographer.
Aaron Hernandez was diagnosed with CTE, but only through a postmortem examination. Researchers hope to be able to diagnose CTE in the living.
Australia will establish a national space agency to grow its space industry, the government has said.
Both the NFL and the New England Patriots said they cannot comment on the lawsuit at this time.
the sudden rise in male infertility is a scary national crisis, and we can't blame on trump - or can we?
The storm could hit Florida, Georgia or the Carolinas, or even head into the eastern Gulf of Mexico.
Here's a look at what a hydrogen bomb is, and what exactly it can do: