Cancer-causing chemical found in Michigan pond

(NEW YORK) -- Michigan state investigators said test samples taken Thursday from Hubbell Pond in Milford showed low-level presence of a toxic chemical that was released into the Huron River System by the Tribar Manufacturing company in Wixom last weekend. Two crews from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and... Read More.

Flash flooding threats and extreme heat on tap this weekend

(NEW YORK) -- Flooding is possible on Saturday for large swaths of the country -- including hard-hit eastern Kentucky -- as millions of Americans are also under heat advisories. Flash flooding is possible in the Ohio River Valley, as some parts may see 2 to 4 inches of rain. Areas from Knoxville,... Read More.

Hundreds stranded in Death Valley National Park amid flooding

(NEW YORK) -- All roads in and out of Death Valley National Park are closed after unprecedented amounts of rainfall caused substantial flooding in the area, park officials said Friday. Approximately 500 visitors and 500 staff are currently unable to exit the park, which straddles the California-Nevada border, the officials said... Read More.