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Clouds spun off from Hurricane Rosa move over metro Phoenix, as seen from South Mountain. This month already is the wettest October on record, and more rain is in the forecast.

Remnants of downgraded hurricanes helped set rainfall records for Phoenix and made this the wettest October since record keeping began in 1895. Phoenix is 2.55 inches above the year-to-date normal. Read more»

A fruit and vegetable vendor at a street market in Guadalajara, Mexico, on March 27, 2014.

The citrus fruit has become such a precious commodity that gangs of thieves are even stealing 'green gold' by the ton. Read more»

Cancun’s perfect tropical beach is its principal selling point. Made from the remains of long-dead corals, it famously stays cool even on the most scorching days. Yet the only reason the resort still has a beach is thanks to a $70 million project in 2010 to replenish it by dredging up more than 1 billion gallons of sand from the seabed. Read more»

Mexican fishing vessels seek safe harbor ahead of Hurricane Ingrid in the Port of Brownsville, Sept. 15, 2013. Coast Guard and Customs and Border Protection crews escorted 53 Mexican shrimping vessels into the Port of Brownsville Saturday and are escorting another 32 Mexican vessels into port Sunday.

Tropical Storm Manuel is drenching Mexico's southwest Pacific coast as Hurricane Ingrid barrels towards the country’s east coast. Ingrid, the second hurricane of the Atlantic storm season, was expected to reach mainland Mexico early Monday. Read more»

The Romney/Ryan bus in Arlington, VA on Oct. 30.

Commentary: As the East Coast struggles with floods, fires and blackouts, does it really need Campbell's soup? Read more» 1

President Barack Obama and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie talk with citizens who are recovering from Hurricane Sandy, while surveying storm damage in Brigantine, N.J

Right now, the federal government must do everything it can to assist people harmed by Hurricane Sandy. But it would be irresponsible to ignore the carbon pollution added to the atmosphere responsible for climate change. After Hurricane Sandy and other recent weather disasters, we cannot afford any more warnings. Read more»

President Obama and Mitt Romney have been reluctant to utter the words "global warming." Neither candidate mentioned climate change over four presidential debates and none of the moderators asked about it — the first time that's happened since 1988. Read more»