Haiti

Haiti's storm victims risk death by cholera, hunger

At least 13 people die in latest outbreak of disease as officials warn of a rising death toll after Hurricane Matthew.

Reporter's Notebook

Tragedy repeats itself in Haiti

Aid is now a priority in the Caribbean nation, but everyone here wants to be sure not to repeat mistakes of the past.

Haiti

Horrors left by Hurricane Matthew become clear in Haiti

Fears of cholera outbreak and food shortages as Caribbean nation's crops are wiped out by Hurricane Matthew.

Weather

Hurricane Matthew hammers Haiti, headed towards US

The powerful hurricane lashes the Caribbean leaving a trail of devastation in Haiti, where at least 22 people killed.

Hurricane

Hurricane Matthew storms towards Haiti and Jamaica

Packing winds of 240km/h, Category 4 hurricane threatens the Caribbean nations with Guantanamo Bay evacuation under way.

Hurricane Matthew storms towards Haiti and Jamaica

Weather

Hurricane Matthew strengthens rapidly

Category 4-5 Hurricane Matthew threatens Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba

Hurricane Matthew strengthens rapidly

Weather

Baja California takes direct hit from Hurricane Newton

First Baja, then the Sonoran Desert, next Arizona ... Hurricane Newton brings minor damage but lots of rain.

Baja California takes direct hit from Hurricane Newton

Weather

Hurricane Hermine makes landfall in northern Florida

Hermine, the first hurricane to hit Florida since 2005, brings flooding and destructive winds to the state's "Big Bend".

Hurricane Hermine makes landfall in northern Florida

Weather

Hawaii braces for two powerful storms

President Obama visits Hawaii as Tropical Storm Madeline passes by and Hurricane Lester threatens to visit too.

Hawaii braces for two powerful storms

Weather

A unique event in tropical storm history

Never before have we witnessed two concurrent named January storms; one in the Atlantic and one in the Pacific.

A unique event in tropical storm history

Weather

Extraordinary rain hits Texas with more to come

Half-metre of rainfall in Texas is just the start as Hurricane Patricia's moisture adds to the mix.

Extraordinary rain hits Texas with more to come

Weather

Hurricane Patricia breaks several records

The most destructive force brought by Hurricane Patricia is likely to be the storm surge, but floods will follow inland.

Hurricane Patricia breaks several records

Poverty & Development

Obama praises New Orleans' post-Katrina recovery

Ten years after hurricane hit Gulf Coast, US president holds out residents of city as symbol of renewal and resilience.

Environment

The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo slam the UK

After battering Bermuda, the storm is now turning its attention to the British Isles.

The remains of Hurricane Gonzalo slam the UK

Environment

Hurricane Gonzalo batters Bermuda

Storm packing winds of 175km per hour is strongest to make a direct hit on the island in a decade.