| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:04 AM
A flash flood watch has been issued for parts of San Bernardino and Riverside counties as another round of thunderstorms brings with it the possibility of more downpours and flooded roads.
Heavy rainfall Thursday caused widespread flooding in roads...
| Aug 22, 2013
Re “Angelenos' vision of their river is a made-up memory,” Perspective, Aug. 16
Regarding your article on river memories: I was born in Los Angeles in 1939. The first time I saw a river outside of Los Angeles, I said to my parents: “...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Coastal flooding could cost big cities more than $60 billion a year by mid-century, with losses jumping even more dramatically if nothing is done to counter rising sea levels and subsiding land, a new study has found.
A team of researchers analyzed data...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:47 AM
There is a chance of flooding in the Antelope Valley and eastern mountains of Los Angeles County on Monday afternoon, weather experts said.
“It’s slow moving, there’s a lot of water and all of this is coming from Tropical Storm Ivo,&...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Rain soaked the Southern California desert Sunday, stranding motorists on a water- and mud-choked section of highway near the Nevada border.
There were no reports of any injuries.
The California Highway Patrol shut down the Interstate 40 and U.S....
| Aug 10, 2013
| 5:57 PM
One man is dead and authorities were searching for three other people in Colorado after a mudslide and flash floods swept through an area scorched last year by a wildfire.
Manitou Springs Police Chief Joe Ribeiro said at a news conference Saturday...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals dealt a setback to Los Angeles County on Thursday in a long-running lawsuit over storm-water pollution.
The Natural Resources Defense Council and Santa Monica Baykeeper -- now Los Angeles Waterkeeper -- sued the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:23 PM
At least one child has been killed and major roads in parts of Missouri have been closed by floods caused by days of fierce rains, officials said on Wednesday.
Interstate 44, which runs from Springfield to St. Louis, has been closed at mile marker 174,...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 10:51 PM
HONOLULU — Weather officials say Tropical Storm Flossie is weakening as it slowly moves west across the Pacific toward Hawaii, but is still expected to bring heavy rain and wind up to 60 mph when it reaches the state late Sunday night or early...
| Jul 27, 2013
Re "L.A. River at a watershed," July 24
There is a critical benefit missing from the discussion on restoring the Los Angeles River: public health.
With obesity in Los Angeles nearing 40% in low-income areas — often the same areas that lack...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:22 PM
A powerful thunderstorm rumbled across the Antelope Valley on Monday evening, dumping torrents of water and flooding area highways, forecasters said.
More than an inch of rain fell in Pearblossom in 30 minutes, the National Weather Service said....