Worldwide – Coronavirus Pandemic

Officials worldwide are working to contain the coronavirus outbreak. The rapidly spreading virus - officially named COVID-19 - was declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020 and ...

April 2020

Philippines – Volcano Eruption

The Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupted on January 12, 2020, spewing lava half a mile into the air and forcing thousands of people to evacuate ...

February 2020

Iran – Political Unrest

Following a U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian Major General, there has been heightened tension between the two countries. Amid the political tension between ...

February 2020

Australia – Wildfires

Record heat in Australia has caused bush fires throughout the country, burning millions of acres, destroying hundreds of homes, and resulting in the death of multiple ...

February 2020

Puerto Rico – Earthquake

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake and multiple other strong tremors hit Puerto Rico on Tuesday morning, causing power outages and damage to homes and buildings along ...

February 2020

USA – Winter Storms

Squaremouth's Winter Storm and Travel Insurance Information Center explains travel insurance coverage for winter storms ...

December 2019

New Zealand – Volcano Eruption

A volcano on New Zealand's White Island erupted on Monday, December 9, 2019, killing at least 16 people and hospitalizing more than 30. Additional eruptions ...

January 2020

Italy – Venice Flooding

Heavy rainfall in Northern Italy has been prolonged in Venice, bringing flooding to the famous tourist destination. On November 12, 2019, the high waters in Venice ...

December 2019

California – Wildfires

Multiple wildfires are raging throughout California, burning more than 100,000 acres of land and evacuating hundreds of thousands of people from the affected regions ...

October 2019