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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.


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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

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Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

4 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.


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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

The Daily Star

Floods wash away homes in Nepal, India, 180 dead

KATMANDU, Nepal: The death toll from three days of flooding and torrential rain in Nepal and India rose to more than 180 people Monday, as relief teams sent food, tents and medicine to prevent any outbreaks of disease.


KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Probe sought in possible water diversion in California

State and federal water agencies are seeking an investigation into whether some California farmers are taking water released from upstream dams intended for consumers in other regions of the state.


Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Natural Disasters, Drought


2 rescued from along storm-flooded Waco Creek

Two men have been rescued from along a flooded Central Texas creek as storms dumped more than 2 inches of rain in the area.


The Modesto Bee

EXCHANGE: Weather service installs new system

The closest, which touched down briefly between Plainfield and Romeoville, was "embedded" in the storm front, said Matt Friedlein, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service's Romeoville office.


Related Topix: The National, Entertainment, Television, Romeoville, IL, Plainfield, IL, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Will County, IL

Bay Area loses billons of water to leaky pipesBay Area loses billons...

A new study shows that Bay Area water providers have been losing about 23 billion gallons of water a year Bay Area loses billons of water to leaky pipes A new study shows that Bay Area water providers have been losing about 23 billion gallons of water a year Check out this story on SAN JOSE, Calif.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The nation's weather

A cold front will extend from the northern Plains to the Northeast on Sunday, while a separate frontal boundary will stretch from the southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley.


Laurie Rinker wins Legends Championship

The 51-year-old Rinker, a two-time winner on the LPGA Tour, had rounds of 71 and 66 for a 7-under 137 total on the Pete Dye Course.