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Nepal Earthquake: 17 Bodies Found on Everest in Mountain's Deadliest Day Ever

Saturday's massive earthquake in Nepal killed nearly than 2,000 people, destroyed historic temples and sent an avalanche racing down Everest in the mountain's deadliest day ever.<p>Ang Tshering Sherpa, President of the Nepal Mountaineering Association, told NBC News Sunday that 17 bodies have been …

Mountaineering

Earthquake: Magnitude 3.4 quake strikes near Cobb, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported Saturday morning two miles from the town of Cobb in Northern California's Lake County wine country, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:05 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.2 mile.<p>According to the USGS, the epicenter was …

Natural Disasters

'Nightmare Waiting to Happen': Quake Experts Gathered in Nepal a Week Ago

Nepal's devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming.<p>Just a week ago, about 50 earthquake and social scientists from around the world came to Kathmandu, Nepal, to figure out how to get that poor, congested, overdeveloped, shoddily built area to prepare better for the big one, a …

Natural Disasters

Extreme weather already on increase due to climate change, study finds

Extreme heatwaves and heavy rain storms are already happening with increasing regularity worldwide because of manmade climate change, according to new research.<p>Global warming over the last century means heat extremes that previously only occurred once every 1,000 days are happening four to five …

Climate Change

Arctic weather chills Britain's glimpse of summer

Britain’s hopes for an early start to summer are being dashed with the arrival of arctic weather fronts bringing ice and snow in the north and rain elsewhere.<p>Less than a fortnight after the highest April temperatures in four years, the seasons will feel like they have moved into reverse as May …

Weather

Did Nepal Earthquake Change Mount Everest’s Height?

Scientists race against the clock to retrieve data that will also help them understand the devastating quake.<p><i>Updated on May 1.</i><p>The massive earthquake that struck Nepal Saturday likely caused permanent changes in the Earth’s surface and may have made Everest a little taller—or shorter, scientists say.<p>…

Try It Now

Tornadoes tear through central US, 13 reported injured

1 / 2<p>File photo from April 20, 2014, shows scattered debris and broken trees after a tornado hit Mayflower, Arkansas<p>File photo from April 20, 2014, …

Tornadoes Hit Texas As Tropical Storm Ana Makes Landfall In S.C.

A series of tornadoes in North Texas over the weekend have left at least one person dead and others missing. Meanwhile, in South Carolina, a weakening Tropical Storm Ana made landfall early this morning near Myrtle Beach, S.C.<p>One of the tornadoes that hit Saturday destroyed homes in a rural area …

Weather

LIVE UPDATES: Massive Flooding Continues in Houston; Freeways Submerged, Vehicles Stranded

Widespread flooding continues in the Houston metro area, with stretches of major freeways still flooded, vehicles both submerged and stuck in …

Texas, Oklahoma Floods: 12 People Missing as More Rain Forecast

Tornadoes and dangerous thunderstorms continued to race across the south-central U.S. after menacing Texas and Oklahoma on Monday with historic flooding that sent rescuers searching for 12 people still missing, including at least three young children.<p>Flash flood warnings were in effect early …

Weather

The Latest on weather: Third body pulled from Blanco River

8:30 p.m. CDT<p>Authorities say a third body has been pulled from the Blanco River that crested three times above flood stage during relentless storms …

Extreme Weather

Atlanta Flooding Update: Heavy Rain Shuts Down Roads In Metro Area

Heavy rain hit Atlanta Sunday afternoon in the midst of flood disasters this month in Texas and Oklahoma. Both directions of the city's busiest …

Sinabung Volcano erupts in Indonesia, forcing evacuations

<b>(CNN) —</b> Thick plumes of volcanic ash and flowing lava are spewing from Mount Sinabung.<p>About 2,700 people have been evacuated from the Indonesian island of Sumatra because of the increased volcanic activity in the region during the past two weeks.<p>Those who have been evacuated are from four villages …

Geology

Close Call: Lightning hits Near U.S. Capitol Dome - NBC News

Lightning

Heroes of the Storm Will Test Ban Systems This Summer

Blizzard will use Heroes of the Storm esports events this summer to test possible ban systems for the newly released MOBA, according to director Dustin Browder.<p>In response to a question on Twitter about plans to add bans to Team League, the game's most competitive mode, Browder had an encouraging …

Gaming

LEGO Jurassic World: The First 15 Minutes - IGN Video

Here's 15 minutes of plastic dinosaurs in action.

Jurassic World

Remembering the Best Games of E3 - IGN Video

Only one game can win E3. Which game will win this year?

PewDiePie wrote a book, and it's coming out this October

Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg, the Swedish Let's Play producer who runs YouTube's most subscribed channel, can now add "author" to his resume: His first book, <i>This Book Loves You</i>, will be published Oct. 20 in the U.S. by Razorbill, a division of Penguin Random House, reports the Los Angeles Times.<p>The …