New Yorkers had an even more meaningful celebration of Independence Day as the Statue of Liberty reopened on Fourth of July.
Transit riders in San Francisco were left at the mercy of the BART strike which has effectively shut down the nation's fifth-largest rail system for a third straight day.
Colorado has undoubtedly suffered from the most persistent and severe wildfires this season. As a result, approximately 115,099 acres, or 180 square miles of land, has been lost throughout the state.
There is no telling when the BART strike, which has left the streets of San Francisco in gridlock, will end. If you're in the Bay Area, here are some tips for your commute on Wednesday:
By Sunday, firefighters managed to contain 4 percent of southern Colorado's West Fork Complex fire which has grown to 96,742 acres.
A tornado warning was issued Monday morning for Union and Essex counties in New Jersey due to severe thunderstorms. It has since been lifted, but flash flood warnings and watches continue in New Jersey, New York and other areas along the East Coast.
An Alaska volcano spewing ash and lava since Mid-May erupted with new intensity on Tuesday, releasing a plume of cinders 5 miles into the air.
An emergency declaration was issued in 109 cities in Veracruz, Mexico that were affected by Tropical Storm Barry which killed three people and caused extensive damage in the Gulf state last week.
Tropical Storm Cosme has formed in the Pacific Ocean about 500 miles south of Manzanillo, Mexico, in the eastern Pacific Ocean. Sunday's tropical depression in the Pacific southwest of Mexico strengthened into Tropical Storm Cosme early Monday morning.
The Chevrolet 2014 Corvette Stingray launches in September with impressive specs.
One of the biggest drawbacks for Tesla Motors to make its all-electric cars acceptable to the general public is the option for long car trips. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, Inc., took another step on Thursday night towards that goal, introducing "battery swap" for the Tesla Model S sedan.
Although most people wouldn't consider New York City's Times Square a good place to find peace and tranquility, thousands of yogis gathered at the tourist attraction to celebrate the Summer Solstice.
Heavy rains in Alberta, Canada through Wednesday and Thursday have caused intense flooding and have forced evacuations of between 75,000 and 100,000 residents in the city of Calgary alone.
Despite the fact that it was still snowing in Alaska just last month, the artic state is now enjoying a record-breaking heat wave with temperatures topping 90 degrees.
According to the latest public advisory from the National Hurricane Center (NHC), Tropical Storm Barry has made landfall in the state of Veracruz, Mexico as of 1300 UTC on Thursday.