More than two dozen were injured as a vast area northwest of Los Angeles, recently scorched in the state’s largest wildfire on record, became the scene of another disaster on Tuesday. The authorities said that another two dozen people were unaccounted for.
The mudslides have killed at least 13 people in a region devastated by fires last month.
A downpour caused flooding and mudslides, shutting down roads and highways in a portion of Southern California ravaged by wildfires weeks earlier.
Two studies of the storm that overwhelmed Houston last summer say global warming made the rain much worse.
By MATTHEW HAAG October 30, 2017 A powerful storm with hurricane-force winds raked across the Northeast on Sunday and into Monday morning, knocking out power to more than a million homes and businesses. The storm, which dumped several inches of rain in areas...
The trip is the president’s second to the region this week. After his visit on Tuesday, he was criticized for not meeting with any survivors of the hurricane.