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Charleston is vulnerable to storm surge, and Hurricane Ian is taking aim

Manuel Augusto Moreno/Getty Images(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Another coastline known for its sensitivity to storm surge will...

Hurricane Ian: Why the Gulf Coast — especially in Florida — is so vulnerable to hurricanes, storm surge

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The more than 1,200 miles of shores in the southern U.S. that...

Women affected disproportionately by Russia-Ukraine war: UN report

Dmytro Smolienko/Ukrinform/Future Publishing/Getty Images(UKRAINE) -- Woman and girls in Ukraine and around the world have suffered...

Mosquito Fire in Northern California has destroyed dozens of homes

Grant Faint/Getty Images(PLACER COUNTY, Calif.) -- A fast-moving wildfire scorching through Northern California has destroyed dozens...

Scientists find evidence of oldest known surgical limb amputation that occurred 31,000 years ago

MICROGEN IMAGES/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Scientists have discovered remarkable evidence that the first known...

Canada stabbing attack: These are the victims who died in the massacre

COLE BURSTON/AFP via Getty Images(SASKATCHEWAN, Canada) -- Officials have released the identities of the victims killed...

Baltimore latest among major cities experiencing contamination in water supply

Tim Graham/Getty Images(BALTIMORE) -- Baltimore has become the latest major city to experience a water crisis...

Antarctica’s melting ‘Doomsday glacier’ could raise sea levels by 10 feet, scientists say

Andrew Merry/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- One of Antarctica's most important glaciers is holding on "by its...

30th anniversary of Hurricane Andrew: Surprise factor still possible in modern storms

Tony Arruza/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- It has been 30 years since Hurricane Andrew -- a fast-moving...

Can shaming help mitigate the climate crisis? Experts offer mixed views

KGO(WASHINGTON) -- As the climate crisis has worsened, experts have put forth numerous solutions to curb...