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Manhattan district attorney may explore rape charges against Harvey Weinstein

According to a report, senior officials familiar with the investigation say Manhattan D.A. Cyrus Vance is expected to seek an indictment as early as next week.

This Atlantic hurricane season is one of the worst on record — see the terrible destruction each storm has caused

Relentless hurricanes have torn through the Caribbean, US, and Mexico this year. Here's where Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria went and the damage they caused.

Hurricanes Irma and Harvey cause Goldman Sachs to slash its outlook for the US economy

Goldman Sachs has cut its third-quarter GDP forecast following Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma.

A new analysis suggests Hurricane Harvey caused 4.6 million pounds of chemicals to be released — but the risk is still unclear

Hurricane Harvey struck the heart of Texas' oil refining industry, and released cancer-causing gases like carbon monoxide and benzene, among others.

Scientists warn that floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey still pose a lingering threat — here’s what to watch out for

Floodwaters are sponges for hazards — they collect sharp objects, sweep up insects, and gather human waste.

Hurricane Katia, the 6th hurricane of an unusually active season, has hit Mexico

Hurricane Katia hit Mexico late Friday night, and has since dissipated. The threat of heavy rains continues, however.

This is the first time the Atlantic has had two hurricanes with 150-mph winds at the same time — here’s why this season is so active

Hurricane season, which peaks on September 10, is not yet even halfway over. But at this point, the 2017 hurricane season has been "super active."

The 16 most destructive hurricanes in US history

Hurricane Irma is the latest in an already catastrophic hurricane season. The US has seen many of disastrous, costly storms throughout its history.

Trump just sided with Democrats on a massive deal to solve Congress’ biggest issues

Democrats Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi, along with President Donald Trump, favored the deal. Republican leaders Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan opposed.

Hurricane categories tell only part of the story — here’s the damage storms like Irma and Harvey can do

Hurricane Irma could be considered a "Category 6" storm because its wind speeds are so high, even though that's not an official classification.