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Tropical storm Nalgae leaves 98 dead, 63 missing in Philippines

Ninety-eight people have died and 63 are still missing after tropical storm Nalgae barreled across the Philippines over the weekend, causing floods and landslides, the

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Death toll from tropical storm Megi rises to 224 in Philippines

The death toll from tropical storm Megi that battered the Philippines has risen to 224, authorities said Thursday.Eight others are injured, and 147 people remain unacco

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20 killed, 6 injured in tropical storm Megi in Philippines

Local disaster relief authorities on Tuesday revised the death toll from the tropical storm in the Philippines over the weekend to 20, adding further verification is st

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Flooding, debris stall search-and-rescue efforts in Ida’s aftermath

01:04 Despite weakening to a tropical storm, Ida has ravaged Louisiana and Mississippi, leaving millions without electricity, and contributing to at least four deaths. Even though hundr

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Eight dead from Hurricane Grace

Category 3 Hurricane Grace hit the Mexican Gulf coast early Saturday, the second time it impacted the country in two days. Officials said at least eight people are dead.On Thursday the storm impac

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International Orangutan Day: Protect our close relatives

International Orangutan Day is celebrated on August 19 every year to call public attention to this critically endangered species.Different from monkeys, orangutans are great apes that have no tail. T

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Tropical Depression Grace approaching Haiti

Saturday's 7.2 magnitude earthquake killed at least 1,297 people and injured nearly 5,700 as it brought down thousands of homes and buildings in the deeply impoverished Caribbean nation. /AP A

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