By Cindy del Rosario | Sun, 11/10/2013 - 16:35
Filipino officials estimate that the death toll from Typhoon Haiyan could reach as many as 10,000 people.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 10/15/2013 - 09:59
The Philippines was hit by a 7.2-magnitude earthquake Tuesday. Rescue efforts at a local hospital were hampered by damaged roads and bridges.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 09:39
Massive flash flooding in Boulder, Colo., left two dead and emergency officials scrambling to help the stranded.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 14:49
The sinkhole that swallowed a portion of Summer Bay Resort near Disney World may be a symptom of a bigger problem, with sinkholes popping up across Florida.
By Ansa Varughese | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 16:59
The storm system that spanned from Texas to Minnesota claimed the lives of 37 in Moore, Okla., as hospitals receive an influx of injured.
By Ansa Varughese | Thu, 05/16/2013 - 13:18
On Wednesday evening, deadly tornadoes ripped through northern Granbury and touched several other counties to claim the lives of six who were living in Habitat for Humanity homes.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 03/07/2013 - 19:03
Heart attack rates are three times higher for New Orleans residents in the Hurricane Katrina aftermath. Survivors of natural disasters are often at higher risk for cardiovascular and stress-related disease.
By Nikki Tucker | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 12:49
In honor of National Preparedness Month, everyone should take a pledge to be prepared for when a disaster strikes.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 09/05/2012 - 14:29
People are increasingly able to watch global drama unravel as more and more 24-hour news channels and social media websites bring in a constant stream of disturbing footage from war zones in faraway lands, but scientists say that the constant exposure to distressing news could actually negatively impact our long term health.