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People who live along the coast of Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River system should prepare for “major coastal flooding,” as high water...

Adani may face fine over sediment released in floodwaters after Cyclone Debbie.

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Arkansas toddler still missing after floodwaters swept through rural town.

By William Wan and Kristine Phillips, William Wan The Washington Post HUNTSVILLE, Ark. — They were moving to a new house, a new life. Damien Wiggins, a...

Climate change will alter flow of River Nile.

The 400 million people who depend on the predictability of the River Nile face an uncertain future as global warming delivers more extreme weather. LONDON,...

Why big animals can't take a little rain.

Melting from glaciers and permafrost was not kind to the large animals of the last Ice Age. The persistent moisture turned grasslands into peatlands and...

California got more snow this winter than past 4 total.

That it was wet this winter in California is an understatement. After four years of drought, the Golden State faced a whiteout of epic...

Western water crunch has climate change fingerprints, scientists find.

The American West has already lost between 10 and 20 percent of its mountain snowpack since the early 1980s, and climate change is partly...

Record breaking rain, dangerous flooding in Triangle, rivers rising.

The rain finally stopped falling and streams began to recede in the Triangle, but many low-lying areas remain flooded after a storm that...

Today's Arctic is a 'profoundly different place.'

NASA scientists on a 2010 mission to the Arctic. Photo courtesy of NASA. The Arctic is experiencing a profound shift into a new state as...

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