Drenching storms triggered mudslides and flooding in the Pacific northwest on Wednesday, knocking out power to thousands of people and leaving two women dead in Oregon, authorities and local media reported.
Portland has endured mo
Tornadoes and storms killed 45 people in Alabama on Wednesday as severe weather lashed the southeastern US, bringing down power lines, destroying buildings and triggering flooding.
The storms were part of a series that have struck half a d
The second major snowstorm in less than a week hit the US East Coast, with predictions of 14 inches (36 cm) or more stretching from Washington, DC, to New York City, forcing the UN to close and the US Congress to curtail legislative action.