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2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Beheading spurs new attacks on Islamic militants

The California Highway Patrol says one of its officers could face serious charges in the videotaped beating of a woman on the side of a freeway.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Natural Disasters, Drought, California

2 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

Drought has state debating its unregulated pumping

Three years of drought have Californians debating an end to the state's status as one of the last in the West with a pump-as-you-please policy for the vital underground sources that provide up to 65 percent of the state's water.


Related Topix: California, Natural Disasters, Drought, California Government, Agriculture, Science, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Agoura Hills, CA

2 hrs ago | KION 46

In drought, California debates unregulated pumping

California lawmakers are looking at ending the state's status as one of the last in the West to start managing groundwater.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought

3 hrs ago | ABC News

Surface Water, Groundwater, and Drought

California law and state government treat surface water and groundwater differently, with both resources coming under scrutiny as a three-year drought lingers.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, California Government, California

4 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

A view of FOX 11's Doppler radar tower amid falling snow.

The Old Farmer's Almanac , the familiar, 223-year-old chronicler of climate, folksy advice and fun facts, is predicting a colder winter and warmer summer for much of the nation.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters

5 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Climate change could mean more ticks & mosquitoes in Iowa

Along with weather extremes including floods and drought, experts say a warmer Iowa climate also could boost the population of ticks, mosquitoes and fire ants and make poison ivy more potent.


Related Topix: Iowa, Natural Disasters, Drought

9 hrs ago |

Egypt says rolling blackouts to end in 4 months

Neighborhoods in Egypt sink into darkness for hours during the day, leaving millions without power.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood

11 hrs ago |

Landslide death toll at 27

At least 27 people, including several children, were killed in Japan on Wednesday , when landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of the western city of Hiroshima, and the toll was likely to rise, police said.


Related Topix: Landslide

15 hrs ago | Dewsbury Today

Your Wednesday morning report for West Yorkshire

Your weekday traffic, travel and weather report for West Yorkshire, including Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Hemsworth, South Elmsall, Dewsbury, Batley, Spenborough, Mirfield and Morley.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Times Herald

At least 6 dead, 22 missing in Hiroshima landslide

At least six people were confirmed dead and 22 were missing after rain-sodden hills in the outskirts of Hiroshima gave way early Wednesday in several landslides.


Related Topix: Landslide, Japan, Asia, World News

News 4 Jax

Rescue crews respond to Phoenix flash floods

As many as four inches of rain fell near Phoenix on Tuesday, sending flash floodwater through areas of Arizona already saturated from recent rains.


Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, New River, AZ, Peoria, AZ, Maricopa County, AZ

New River Elementary evacuated due to rain

Flash Flood Warning issued August 19 at 1:59PM MST expiring August 19 at 4:00PM MST in effect for: Yavapai Flash Flood Warning issued August 19 at 3:03PM MST expiring August 19 at 5:00PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Areal Flood Advisory issued August 19 at 2:55PM MST expiring August 19 at 5:45PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Flash Flood Watch issued ... (more)


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood

Monterey County Herald

Mexico says mine firm lied about chemical spill

Mexico's top environmental official says a mining company lied about a spill of millions of gallons of acids and heavy metals.


Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT

Daily Reporter

Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a portion of Interstate 17, while elsewhere dramatic scenes were playing out as motorists were pulled from partially submerged vehicles and a helicopter crew rescued stranded residents from a home surrounded by ... (more)


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, New River, AZ

WLNE-TV Providence

Alaska Republicans vie for chance to unseat Begich

Two teenage boys have been arrested after making specific plans to kill three staffers then gun down as many students as possible at their Southern California high school, police said.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Violent Crime

Cybercast News Service

Flash flood watch covers Phoenix area through noon

Heavy rain slowed the Phoenix area's morning commute and resulted in firefighters rescuing multiple motorists from vehicles trapped by street flooding from runoff.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood

Consumer prices edge up 0.1 percent in July

Consumer prices edged up a seasonally adjusted 0.1 percent last month, after larger gains of 0.3 percent in June and 0.4 percent in May, the Labor Department reported Tuesday.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought

Windsor Beacon

Tuesday's forecast: More storms ahead

A wet day is on tap for much of the West and Southeast. The Midwest will also see some rain.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters

Garden checklist: Watch for wilt but don't overwater

Be kind to your vegetables. Watch for wilt. We're all trying to save water, but keep an eye on tomatoes during hot weather.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Vegetables, Natural Disasters, Drought

Mon Aug 18, 2014


MWDa s drought-friendly lawn-removing rebate has homeowners,...

The number of Southern Californians willing to give up their lawn in exchange for water-saving rebates has nearly doubled so far this year compared to the past five years, thanks in part to the Metropolitan Water District doubling its rebate, the water agency announced today.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, California, California Government