Drone video shows the beauty of fall foliage at its peak in mid-October in New Hampshire.
Rain and thunderstorms will continue to cause travel delays and raise the risk of isolated flooding in parts of the northeastern United States and Atlantic Canada into the weekend.
A dramatic change to colder weather, and in some cases a taste of winter with snow, will take place into this weekend.
The changing of the seasons will bring beneficial rainfall to northern Brazil, a region that has experienced severe drought over the past several years.
Typhoon Haima made a second landfall in southeastern China on Friday after leaving at least 13 dead in the northern Philippines.
Damaging storms pounded the Pacific Northwest over the course of four days, while two powerful typhoons struck the Philippines within a four-day span.
Orionid meteors will streak across the night sky as the shower is set to peak late this week.
Clouds will hinder skygazers across parts of the United Kingdom from viewing the final night of the Orionid meteor shower peak on Friday.
Clouds across most of Germany will spoil the final night of the Orionid meteor shower peak on Friday.
Powerful solar storms can devastate the world's interconnected power grids, airline operations, satellites and communications networks.
At least seven people were injured when a powerful earthquake struck western Japan on Friday afternoon.
State College, PA (1995)
3.65" of rain.
Raleigh-Durham, NC (2000)
No precipitation since September 26th, a record long dry spell. (The month ended with only a trace of rain.)
San Salvador Island (1492)
Columbus made landfall on San Salvador Island under clear skies -- fortunately he met no hurricanes on First Voyage through March, 1493.