Disasters fueled by global warming are the "new normal." Figuring out how to avoid the next one must be a top priority for all of us.
More than 3,500 homes and businesses have been destroyed as the catastrophic blazes rage on.
Thousands flee more than a dozen wind-whipped blazes north of San Francisco; 1,500 homes and businesses lost.
Female “trimmigrants” who arrive in Northern California during prime growing season face dangerous conditions and lack of legal support systems.
Dozens of people were injured and many buildings extensively damaged in Napa, Calif., early Sunday in the largest earthquake to hit the Bay Area in 25 years.