Extreme weather events 2018: 2018’s top 3 most expensive climate-driven events took place in U.S., report says

A report published Thursday by Christian Aid, a U.K.-based charity, found that 2018’s top three most expensive climate-driven events worldwide took place in the United States. They were hurricanes Florence and Michael, followed by California’s wildfires. With 12 distinct billion-dollar events tallied so far in the U.S., 2018 also ranks fourth among the years with […]