Tropical storm headed towards East Coast

A warning was issued to parts of North Carolina on Wednesday after a tropical storm Arthur was reportedly headed in the northern direction.

North Korea fires two missiles into sea: Seoul military

North Korea Sunday fired two ballistic missiles into the sea off the east coast, Seoul`s military said, three days after Pyongyang staged a similar launch.

Canada sees landmark ruling on Aboriginals, land

A landmark Supreme Court of Canada ruling that Aboriginals can stake a broad claim to traditional territories could have a significant impact on future development of resources, energy projects and pipelines, including a plan to move crude oil to the Pacific coast for shipment to Asia.

US state gears up for Atlantic hurricane season

New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo Tuesday urged residents of the US east coast state to get fully prepared as the Atlantic hurricane season approaches.

Winter storm leaves 25 dead in US East Coast

A winter storm that brought snow and ice to the US East Coast moved off-shore on Friday, leaving at least 25 people dead and hundreds of thousands without power and causing a large pileup in Pennsylvania that injured 30 people.

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes off Japan`s east coast: USGS

A 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Japan on Monday, the US Geological Survey reported, but no tsunami warning was issued.

North Korean missile deployment not aimed at US: Seoul

An intermediate-range missile that North Korea has deployed to its east coast is not capable of striking the US mainland, South Korean Defence Minister Kim Kwan-jin said Thursday, according to Yonhap.

US panel OKs missile defence site on East Coast

Pentagon officials told Congress earlier this year that the threats facing the nation do not require a site on the East Coast.

Rare early snow pelts US East Coast

Millions of people from Maine to Maryland were without power as an unseasonably early storm dumped heavy, wet snow over the weekend.

US East Coast hit by searing heat, records broken

East Coast residents sought refuge from sweltering temperatures, flocking to beaches, pools and air-conditioned malls as the mercury climbed into the triple-digits along the US Eastern seaboard.

Storm-walloped East Coast returns to work slowly

Millions of East Coast commuters returned to work Monday on slick roads and icy sidewalks after a weekend winter storm dropped record snowfall.