Forecasters are warning of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklahoma battle blazes that have killed at least two people.
The Latest on wildfires in Oklahoma (all times local): 2:05 p.m. Firefighters battling wildfires in western Oklahoma that have killed two people are preparing for what the National Weather Service says will be historic fire conditions.
A mid-April storm that pushed across the U.S. created a tornado in North Carolina that killed a person, coated Minnesota with 2 feet (60 centimeters) of snow and soaked the Northeast with rain.
Two minor earthquakes a few minutes apart shook farmland in the southern San Joaquin Valley and wilderness east of Silicon Valley.
The Latest on severe spring weather (all times local): 2 p.m.
Officials say wildfires have killed two people in western Oklahoma and continue to threaten that area and the western North Texas.
Residents have been ordered to evacuate from a small southwestern Oklahoma town due to a wildfire threat.
The Latest on wildfires that have burned thousands of acres in northwestern Oklahoma (all times local): 10:25 a.m.
A wildfire in northwestern Oklahoma has burned more than 120,000 acres (485 sq.
The names of four deadly hurricanes that slammed parts of the United States, Central America and the Caribbean last year are being retired.
Police say a portable heater is believed to have caused a fire that engulfed a car in a Walmart parking lot in Boise, Idaho, on Tuesday, killing a 5-year-old girl and leaving two others hospitalized.
Many of the tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans who have relocated to the U.S. mainland since Hurricane Maria struck last September are struggling to find jobs in their fields.
An Alabama college that's still recovering from a tornado strike has released surveillance video showing what the storm looked like as it hit campus.
Earthquakes are rattling part of northwest Oklahoma where more than a dozen temblors have struck since Friday.
Emergency officials in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas are bracing for two types of disasters as spring gets into full swing: The start of what's historically the most active time of year for tornadoes plus wildfire threats brought on by severe drought.
A magnitude 4.6 earthquake shook Oklahoma on Saturday and was also felt in neighboring Kansas and Missouri, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The Latest on a Northern California storm (all times local): 9:02 a.m.
The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded two earthquakes in northwestern Oklahoma, the largest with a preliminary magnitude of 3.7.
Northern California is bracing for a major spring storm that is expected to dump several inches of rain on burn-scarred areas of wine country and could present the first test of the partially repaired spillway at the nation's tallest dam.
The Latest on an earthquake that occurred in the Channel Islands region off Southern California (all times local): 1:32 p.m.