Sherpas and Climbers Leave Everest After Tragedy
As the fate of Mount Everest climbing season remained up in the air Wednesday with scores of Sherpas walking off the job, climbers and expedition teams are already heading home out of respect for the 16 guides lost in an avalanche last week.
Tropical Cyclone Jack Threatens Hunt for Missing Flight MH370
PERTH, Australia - A tropical cyclone was threatening to hamper the search for missing Flight MH370 in a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean on Monday, as a submarine drone neared the end of its mission with no sign of wreckage.
Stay Home, Sea Dogs! Gale-Force Winds Warning For Calif. Coast
Bridge Under Troubled Waters: Canoe Crosses Flooded River
Joe Keating pulls his son Joe along Willow Road through the flooded Otonabee River near Peterborough, Ontario on Friday, April 18. Spring run off is causing problems in much of central Ontario as warm temperatures finally melt snow and ice.
Vote for the Week in Pictures: April 10 - 17
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Now a 'Pollen Vortex'? Wild Weather May Mean Allergy Nightmare
If the constant cold weren’t enough, a brutal winter has many speculating that the polar vortex will be replaced by a “pollen vortex,” leaving allergy sufferers sniffling and miserable.Alesia Kotek is ready for the worst.
The Week in Pictures: April 10 - 17
Chile fire scorches, North Korea’s marathon welcomes tourists, Holy Week brings penitents, an Orangutan gets a check-up and more.
Spring Snow Chills Spirits and Buries Flowers
A cold front swept as far south as Louisiana on Tuesday, dumping several inches of snow in parts of upstate New York and an icy dusting in New York City overnight.
Late Snowfall Brings Chill To Parts of U.S.
A late season storm brought snow to areas of the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic where less than a week before, temperatures were in the 70's and 80's.
Wild Weather Whiplash Brings Record-Low Temps
An unusual cold snap has millions waking up to record-low temperatures. In some parts of the Northeast there’s a fresh coating of snow.