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Eighteen people are still missing, authorities say, as thousands are forced from their homes by the bad weather.
Floods, hurricanes and wildfires cost billions of dollars in 2018. Hurricane Florence tops the list of the year's most expensive weather events at $17B. CBS News contributing meteorologist Jeff... Berardelli joins CBSN to discuss 2018's worst disasters.
Doctors are working to help survivors and rescuers are looking for more victims from a deadly tsunami that smashed into beachside buildings along an Indonesian strait
A tsunami killed at least 222 people and injured hundreds on the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra following an underwater landslide believed to have been caused by the erupting Anak Krakatau... volcano, officials said on Sunday.
A tsunami apparently caused by the eruption of an island volcano killed at least 43 people after the waves hit the coast around Indonesia's Sunda Strait, sending a wall of water some 65 feet (20... meters) inland and damaging hundreds of houses including hotels, the government and witnesses said.
Under an unflinching Florida sun, the teams looked for the tiniest signs of life amid debris and thick brush.
The government targets to end search operations for hundreds missing by Thursday
Days after Indonesia's earthquake and tsunami devastated the fishing village of Wani on Sulawesi island, residents hoping that help would soon arrive are now angry because it hasn't. Indonesia's... government …
Survivors in Palu, Indonesia pick through ruins of their houses after a devastating quake and tsunami. (Oct. 2)
The 34 students are among the hundreds killed by the quake and tsunami which hit Indonesia.
The extent of the devastation caused by an earthquake and tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi should become clearer on Tuesday, as rescuers push into remote areas that have been out of... contact for more than three days.
The high-tech system has seafloor sensors, data-laden sound waves and more
The toll of more than 800 dead is largely from the city of Palu and is expected to rise
Rescuers were scrambling Sunday to try to find trapped victims in collapsed buildings where voices could be heard screaming for help after a massive earthquake in Indonesia spawned a deadly …
A strong typhoon has hit southern Japan forcing airlines to cancel domestic flights and train services in Kyoto, Osaka and Kobe districts also cancelled.
The powerful earthquake and tsunami that hit Indonesia's central Sulawesi has claimed many victims, a disaster official said Saturday, as rescuers raced to reach the region and an AP reporter saw... numerous bodies in a hard-hit city.
Searchers used dogs, backhoes and shovels to dig through mud and debris Friday looking for survivors beneath the landslides caused by a powerful earthquake in northern Japan that left at …
The Latest on the powerful earthquake in northern Japan (all times local): 8 p.m. Japan's prime minister says at least nine people are dead after a powerful earthquake on the …
A powerful earthquake triggers a landslide that engulfs houses on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, injuring and trapping dozens of people and cutting power to millions.
Nearly 800,000 people have been forced to flee to relief camps
He will view the devastated areas where hundreds of people have died and thousands are homeless.
Indian tourist hotspot hit by severe rains that led authorities to open 27 reservoirs Flash floods in Kerala have killed 37 people and displaced around 36,000 according to Indian officials after heavy... monsoons led to landslides and overflowing reservoirs across the southern state. Kerala, famed for its pristine palm-lined beaches and tea plantations, is battered by the monsoon every year but the rains have been particularly severe this season.
Greek health officials say the death toll from the July 23 fire at the seaside resort of Mati, near Athens, has risen to 94 after a 57-year-old woman in intensive …
Destruction forces visitors to flee beaches popular with divers and honeymooners The walls were swaying as Tori Taylor tried to feel her way across them in the dark after the 6.9-magnitude earthquake... shook the island of Gili Trawangan, off Lombok in Indonesia, last Sunday. There had been another large tremor the week before, but this one felt larger.
Scientists say the powerful Indonesian earthquake that killed more than 300 people lifted the island it struck by as much as 25 centimeters (10 inches). Using satellite images of Lombok …