A small island volcano in southern Japan has erupted, blasting rocks and ashes into the air but causing no damage or injuries.
Californians are cleaning up and drying off after a series of storms dumped heavy rain and snow throughout the state.
A hospital official says one of the people pulled from the snow after an avalanche at a ski resort in New Mexico has died.
The last Pacific storm in a weeklong series is expected to douse California again and forecasters say the state is still at risk for dangerous mudslides in burn areas and blizzards in the high Sierras.
Massachusetts court filing says company that makes opioid sought 'blizzard of prescriptions' when it launched the drug in the 1990s.
Twenty-five years ago this week Los Angeles was violently shaken out of its sleep by the pre-dawn Northridge earthquake and sunrise revealed a gravely injured metropolis, with dozens killed and $25 billion in damage.
Norwegian police say rescuers have recovered two more bodies after four skiers were swept away in an avalanche in northern Norway more than two weeks ago.
Another Pacific storm is bearing down on California, bringing a threat of mudslides to the site of the deadliest wildfire in state history and a rare blizzard warning in the Sierra Nevada.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asked President Donald Trump to postpone his State of the Union address to the nation _ set for Jan. 29 _ until the government reopens.
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pending bankruptcy is raising concern that prices will rise and victims of wildfires who are suing the nation's largest utility won't get all the money they may be owed.
A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people gathered at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition".
Evacuation orders have been issued for many Southern and Central California areas hit by wildfires in recent months as Pacific storms threaten to unleash flows of mud, boulders and debris.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom and state lawmakers must now deal with the fallout of Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s announcement it will file for bankruptcy.
Officials say several avalanches have slammed buildings and roads in Austria but caused no injuries.
Jimmy Fallon is calling his 'Tonight Show' episode taped in Puerto Rico a love letter to the island still in hurricane-recovery mode.
The head of a western Denmark ski club says the hotel in Austria where 50 members were staying, was hit by an avalanche overnight.
The CEO of Pacific Gas and Electric is stepping down and a newspaper says employees could learn this week if the utility will declare insolvency while facing billions of dollars in liability over its role in recent California wildfires.
Bosnian authorities say three people have died and 17 others have been injured in car and bus crashes on snowy roads.
Officials say a large avalanche has slammed into a hotel in southern Germany, damaging the building but causing no injuries.
Police say three German skiers have been killed in an avalanche in the Austrian Alps and a fourth is missing.
Lin-Manuel Miranda is reprising his lead role in the hit musical "Hamilton" to start a two-week run in Puerto Rico expected to raise thousands of dollars for artists and cultural groups struggling in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
French police said two ski patrol rescuers were killed by the explosion of the devices they used to trigger avalanches as they were securing the slopes in a ski resort in the Alps.
Puerto Rico's representative in Congress says it is "unacceptable" for President Donald Trump to consider taking billions of dollars slated for disaster response in the U.S. territory to help build a border wall.
Heavy snowfall in the Balkans has closed down schools in some areas, left remote villages cut off and disrupted traffic and power supplies throughout the region.
President Donald Trump is edging closer to declaring a national emergency to fund his long-promised border wall.
The Trump administration is eyeing billions of dollars in unspent disaster relief funds to pay for President Donald Trump's border wall as he weighs signing a national emergency declaration to get it built without Congress.
Parts of Austria and southern Germany are sinking deeper into snow, with several places cut off from the outside world and snowfall expected to continue until Friday morning.
A U.S. judge in San Francisco is considering ordering Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to re-inspect its entire electric grid and cut off power during certain wind conditions to prevent wildfires.
President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold Federal Emergency Management Agency money to help California cope with wildfires if the state doesn't improve its forest management practices.
Austrian authorities are issuing the highest avalanche warning possible for several regions, while more than 350 residents in Bavaria were snowed in and a teacher was killed while skiing in the Alps.
German insurance company Munich Re says the Northern California wildfire that killed dozens of people and burned down the town of Paradise was the world's costliest single natural disaster in 2018.
Authorities in Austria and southern Germany have warned that the risk for avalanches in the northern Alps remains high after several people died in weather-related incidents.
Stocks are edging higher in early trading on Wall Street as the U.S. and China begin a new round of trade talks and investors calm down, at least for now, after markets made outsized moves over the past two days of trading.
A winter storm unleashed mudslides in wildfire burn areas and trapped motorists on a major Southern California highway, and the northern part of the state is bracing for another round of wet weather.