Global Warming Cooks Up 'A Different World' Over 3 DecadesEarth is noticeably hotter, the weather stormier and more extreme. Polar regions have lost billions of tons of ice; sea levels have been raised by trillions of gallons of water. Far more wildfires rage.
Funeral Today For Weatherford Firefighter Who Died Battling WildfiresFuneral services for Richard “Andy” Loller Jr. are being held this morning, after a walking procession to North Side Baptist Church.
Weatherford Mourning Fallen Firefighter: 'He Loved The Fire Service And Always Gave It His All'Richard "Andy" Loller was one of two Weatherford firefighters deployed as part of a task force that was helping fight wildfires in West Texas.
Experts Say Too Much Bad News Can Actually Make You SickOur brains are equipped to handle stress relating to trauma. However, constant exposure to trauma can derail our ability to cope and hinder our ability to return to a relaxed state.
Oklahoma Wildfires Kill 2; Threat Nears Historic LevelWildfires that have killed two people in western Oklahoma are nearing conditions not seen in at least a decade.
Storm Drops Record-Breaking Rain In Parts Of CaliforniaA strong Pacific storm dropped record-breaking rain on a swath of California evacuated by thousands of people over threats of debris flows and mudslides from wildfire burn areas.
News Now: Serial Bomber In Austin, Amarillo WildfiresPolice in Austin explained today that they are dealing with a "serial bomber." Plus, firefighters from the DFW area are heading to the Panhandle to help with wildfires near Amarillo.
Wildfire Risk Remains High In North TexasJohnson County on Wednesday became the most recent North Texas county to implement burn bans to try and limit the risk.
Elevated Fire Risk Results In Red Flag Warnings Across North TexasThe fire danger across North Texas continues to be high and weather condition will keep it that way all week. Together dry air; dry ground, dormant vegetation, low humidity and gusty winds are the perfect storm for grass fires.
Victim Search Expands As California Storm, Mudslides Kill 13At least 13 people were confirmed dead Tuesday, at least 25 were injured and at least 50 had to be rescued by helicopters.
Rain Unleashes Mudslide Risks In Fire-Ravaged CaliforniaThe same Californians who had to flee from huge wildfires in recent months now have to handle hard rains that bring another type of danger -- mudslides.
US Hits Record For Costly Weather Disasters: $306 BillionWith three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion.