California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in the counties affected by the blazes.
Hurricane Maria on Tuesday battered the island of Dominica and is now moving towards St. Croix - Virgin islands - and Puerto Rico, with wind speeds of up to 250 kph (155 mph), according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC) of the United States.
Over 130 world's leaders will gather in New York this week for the U.N. General Assembly, an organisation that Trump has severely criticized. They will discuss climate change, the Iran nuclear deal, atrocities against a Muslim minority in Myanmar and North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs.
Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded, has left a path of devastation through the Caribbean.
Hurricane Irma, one of the strongest storms ever recorded in the Atlantic, already hit the eastern Caribbean. At least six people were killed.
Harvey should be a warning to Trump that climate change is a global threat. The storm left catastrophic floods in Houston, the oil capital of the U.S and a hub of climate change denialist campaigns.
Rain is still pounding in Houston and its suburbs, with thousands of people affected. US President Donald Trump said Sunday that he would visit the affected areas as soon as possible.
Department of Agriculture staff members have been advised to use the term "weather extremes" rather than "climate change" in their government work, according to a report.
After a week of intense criticism and public humiliation against his first ally in the presidential campaign, President Trump has shown that no decision is right when it comes to disloyalty.
Donald Trump’s foreign policy, such as it is, rests on a massive and apparently indestructible contradiction. Trump wants the United States to remain the “essential” nation, the best embodiment of Western ideals of freedom and democracy, while at the same time deliberately alienating many of our traditional “allies,” whose support the United States desperately needs. American leadership becomes difficult, if not impossible.