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Record-breaking 2021 Atlantic hurricane season ends

A destroyed house in Grand Isle Louisiana after Hurricane Ida struck on Aug. 29, 2021.
The remnants of a destroyed home are seen in the wake of Hurricane Ida on Sept. 3 in Grand Isle, La. Photo: Sean Rayford/Getty Images

Storms pummel flood-hit Pacific Northwest as border river overflows

An image of the water-logged Sumas Prairie area Friday
An image of the water-logged Sumas Prairie area taken Friday. Photo: British Columbia Ministry of Transportation/Twitter

Flood-ravaged Pacific Northwest hit by more record rainfall

Satellite images taken last Friday of flooding in Sumas Prairie to the east of Abbotsford in British Columbia, Canada, near the border with the U.S., last Friday.
Satellite images taken last Friday of flooding in the Sumas Prairie to the east of Abbotsford in British Columbia, Canada, near the border with the U.S. Photo: Maxar Technologies

British Columbia bracing for "parade of storms" amid flood recovery

 Satellite images taken last Friday of flooding in Sumas Prairie to the east of Abbotsford.
Satellite images taken last Friday of flooding in Sumas Prairie to the east of Abbotsford in British Columbia, Canada, near the border with the U.S. Photo: Maxar Technologies

British Columbia declares state of emergency over floods

 The flooded Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021.
The flooded Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, on Nov. 17. Photo: Taehoon Kim/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Deadly Pacific Northwest flooding seen from space

Runoff (dark brown) pours into the waters surrounding Vancouver, B.C. and Bellingham, Washington, causing flooding, as seen from space.
Runoff (dark brown) on Tuesday pours into the waters surrounding Vancouver, Canada, and Bellingham, in Washington state, after heavy rains and mountain snowmelt led to deadly flooding. Photo: NASA Worldview

Record-shattering rainfall and flooding slam Pacific Northwest

Whatcom County Sheriff's Office deputies evacuate stranded residents in  in the Everson area of Washington State.
Whatcom County Sheriff's Office deputies come to the aid of stranded people in Everson, Wash. Photo: Whatcom County Sheriff's Office/Twitter

PG&E agrees to pay $125 million for 2019 Kincade Fire

Firefighters set a back fire along a hillside near PG&E power lines during firefighting operations to battle the Kincade Fire in Healdsburg, California on October 26, 2019.
Firefighters set a back fire along a hillside near PG&E power lines during firefighting operations to battle the Kincade Fire in Healdsburg, Calif., on Oct. 26, 2019. Photo: Philip Pachec/AFP via Getty Images
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Oct 27, 2021 - Science

Nor'easter slams East Coast with flooding rain and powerful winds

An aerial view of a residential area in Middlesex County as floodwater covers streets that norâeaster left behind flash floods east coast, in New Jersey, United States on October 26
A residential area in Middlesex County as floodwater from the nor'easter covers streets in New Jersey on Tuesday. Photo: Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images