Powerful weekend storms headed for West Coast

Powerful weekend storms headed for West Coast

CBS News weather producer David Parkinson joins CBSN to discuss a series of storms forecast to hit the West Coast this weekend. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all…

Heavy snow expected in Rockies as fire danger increases in West

Heavy snow expected in Rockies as fire danger increases in West

The same system that’s bringing snow to the Rockies is increasing the fire risk in Central and Northern California. CBS News weather producer David Parkinson joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano for the latest forecast. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming…

What is the impact of infrastructure bill on firefighting efforts across U.S.?

What is the impact of infrastructure bill on firefighting efforts across U.S.?

The roughly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill includes funding for a major investment in boosting salaries for firefighters and reducing the risk of wildfires. Riva Duncan, the executive secretary of the Grassroots Wildland Firefighters joins CBSN to discuss how this…

Biden says he is working with Newsom on California wildfire response

Biden says he is working with Newsom on California wildfire response

President Biden and California Governor Gavin Newsom toured wildfire damage in Northern California on Monday. They will then attend a campaign event for Newsom ahead of Tuesday’s recall vote. Watch their remarks. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news…

Tropical Storm Nicholas takes aim at Gulf Coast as wildfire threat continues in West

Tropical Storm Nicholas takes aim at Gulf Coast as wildfire threat continues in West

Tropical Storm Nicholas is taking aim at Louisiana and Texas, which are still recovering from previous storms. Meanwhile, President Biden is visiting several western states hit hard by wildfires. CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist Jeff Berardelli joins CBSN’s Tanya…

Biden, in Idaho, calls for new jobs to combat wildfires and climate change

Biden, in Idaho, calls for new jobs to combat wildfires and climate change

President Biden on Monday visited the National Interagency Fire Center in Idaho, a state hit hard by wildfires this year. Mr. Biden encouraged Congress to pass his infrastructure and budget bills which includes money to fight wildfires and other effects…

U.S. surpasses 1936 Dust Bowl for hottest summer on record, NOAA says

U.S. surpasses 1936 Dust Bowl for hottest summer on record, NOAA says

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released a report showing the U.S. had the hottest summer on record, topping the 1936 Dust Bowl. It also showed the country experienced an abnormal amount of extreme weather events. CBS News meteorologist and…

Biden issues warning on climate change after touring Ida damage

Biden issues warning on climate change after touring Ida damage

President Biden issued a warning about the need for action on climate change after touring damage from Hurricane Ida in New York and New Jersey. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN with more on that plus…

High winds in the forecast as Caldor Fire threatens Lake Tahoe area

High winds in the forecast as Caldor Fire threatens Lake Tahoe area

As the Caldor Fire threatens the Lake Tahoe area, thousands of people in both California and Nevada are under evacuation orders. CBS News correspondent Carter Evans joined CBSN with the latest from South Lake Tahoe, which is almost empty during…

Thousands of Lake Tahoe homes evacuated as Caldor Fire rages

Thousands of Lake Tahoe homes evacuated as Caldor Fire rages

Parts of Northern California and Nevada are under a state of emergency as the Caldor Fire approaches South Lake Tahoe. Reporter Rachel Wulff of CBS Sacramento station KOVR joined CBSN’s Tanya Rivero with the latest on the evacuation and firefighting…