Colorado rock slide kills five hikers

Five hikers were killed by a rock slide on a trail in south-central Colorado on Monday, and another was pulled out with injuries and

Tropical storm Karen: a perfect symbol of 2013′s flat hurricane season

Tropical storm Karen is 250 miles from the mouth of the Mississippi riverwith maximum sustained winds of 50mph, and it’s looking like the perfect manifestation

Hospitals Have Come a Long Way in Girding for Disaster

In May 2011, as a massive tornado barreled toward Joplin, Mo., St. John’s Regional Medical Center braced for impact. Staffers closed curtains, moved objects