Speaking to The Weather Channel Thursday morning, Rod Carroll, Chief of the Vidor Police Department in Texas, told reporters flooding in the town was "worse during this storm than it was during Hurricane Harvey."
Many of those aboard were teachers traveling to collect their salaries, a local mayor said.
The U.S. said that "floods once again show the level of Iranian regime mismanagement in urban planning and in emergency preparedness" weeks after flooding ravaged the Midwest.
Humans abandoned the area in 1986, following what is generally regarded as the worst nuclear disaster in history.
On Wednesday, the notification system will send a push alert and vibrating tone to every wireless phone in the country, with "Presidential Alert."
The vessel capsized in Africa's largest lake on Thursday, with an estimated 400 to 500 people on board.
As Florence threatens the Carolinas, it's worth wondering how and why teams name themselves after disasters that strike their region.
The central city of Kumagaya broke the country's heat record, while Tokyo reached 104 degrees for the first time ever.
It's a 90-pound robot that resembles the frame of a Rottweiler.
Around two million people have been affected by the volcano, and an as yet unknown number of people are missing.
Christa McAuliffe was planning to film lessons aboard the Challenger for classrooms all over the country to use.
"No one's been this low at this point," said Tim Malloy, the assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Poll.
Preparations must be made to minimize the impact of the predicted disaster, the nation says.
A new project to fill the 1,000-mile exclusion zone with solar panels is expected to be commissioned next month.
The Japanese government mandates a limit of 40 years for nuclear reactors; the Tokai No. 2 has been running since 1978. Today marked the fourth time Japan Atomic Power Co. filed an application with the Nuclear Regulation Authority for an extension.
Winter is coming and Russia's scientists are getting loaded guns to fight deadly snowslides.
Scientists had been working to discover the origins of the Aitape skull since it was discovered in Papua New Guinea in 1929.
The U.S. approved the tech giant's bid to provide the emergency cellular service.
Hurricane Irma is the most powerful storm ever observed in the Atlantic basin, outside of the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico, and it's picking up speed.