Tropical Storms

Rescue after girl falls in gap between Sydney ferry and wharf

A fun family day out almost turned to disaster when a little girl plunged into the gap between a Sydney ferry and a wharf in just seconds.<p>1:38<p>Man …

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Tropical storm Berguitta is forecast to strike Mauritius as a tropical cyclone at about 00:00 GMT on 18 January.

<b>* Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.</b><p>Tropical storm Berguitta is forecast to strike …

Weather

A Teary Ellen FaceTimes Oprah About the Devastation Caused by the California Mudslides

As the deadly mudslides continue to ravage California, Oprah Winfrey’s FaceTime call with pal Ellen DeGeneres proves celebrities are not immune.“All …

Oprah Winfrey

7 members selected to serve on Mandeville flood committee | NOLA.com

A seven-member committee tasked with tackling flooding issues in Old Mandeville was seated by the City Council Thursday night (Jan. 11). The …

New Orleans

5 simple things homeowners can do to fight flooding and improve drainage | NOLA.com

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Sarah Outen MBE: What being caught in a tropical storm taught me about life

They were the three scariest days of my life.Sarah Outen<p>At times it sounded like I was being thrown down into concrete.Sarah Outen<p>It was as if that …

Storms

3rd storm in 2 weeks wreaks havoc in Visayas, Mindanao

Still reeling from deadly back-to-back storms over the past two weeks, the Visayas and Mindanao once again faced heavy rains on Tuesday, this time …

Weather

Pagasa: 1,763 barangays very prone to flashfloods due to depression

Track of Tropical Depression “Agaton” as of 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 1, 2018.<p>Due to Tropical Depression “Agaton, ”1,763 barangays are very prone to …

Weather

Caritas appeals for help in raising P5.8M for Mindanao storm victims

Caritas Philippines, the social action arm of the Catholic Church, is urging the faithful to help it raise P 5.8 milion for its relief efforts for …

Philippines

Duterte vows fast infra rehab

STORM’S FURY Tropical Storm “Vinta” cuts in half this bridge in Zamboanga del Sur.<br>—AP<p>DAVAO CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday vowed to …

Philippines

Family watching TV suddenly swallowed by water and mud

FARM TURNS INTO GRAVEYARD Maranao residents of Pansor, a farming village in Salvador, Lanao del Norte, bury on Tuesday a 5-year-old boy who died in …

Philippines

Lifelong Best Friends Discover They're Actually Brothers

Two Hawaii men who grew up as best friends recently learned that they're actually brothers and revealed the surprise to family and friends over the …

Hurricane Harvey

Clock Ticking to Claim $10M From Museum Searching for Art

A hot tip could still earn you a cool $10 million from a Boston museum desperate to recover a trove of missing masterpieces. But you'd better …

Crime

As Child Care Costs Soar, Public Preschool Spots Are Limited

In perhaps an unexpected twist, historically conservative strongholds like Oklahoma and West Virginia are leading efforts to bring preschool to …

Education

Part of Weakened White House Magnolia Tree to Be Removed

A "large portion" of a famed Magnolia tree planted on the south grounds by President Andrew Jackson will be removed, because it is weak and poses a …

Stephanie Grisham

Tembin sparks storm alert

After striking southern Vietnam, Tembin has weakened due to wind shear, and will likely be a Tropical Storm (wind speeds of 63-119kph) when it hits …

Weather

World condoles with Philippines after Christmas storms

MANILA - Several governments and international organizations have extended their condolences to the Philippines after some 200 people were killed in …

Philippines

Vietnam escapes worst of typhoon that battered Philippines

HANOI, Vietnam -- A powerful storm that left a trail of death and destruction in the Philippines was downgraded to a tropical depression Tuesday and …

Weather

Vietnam moves hundreds of thousands to safety ahead of storm

HANOI, Vietnam — Hundreds of thousands of people in Vietnam's Mekong Delta were moved from their homes as the region braced for the arrival of …

Weather

On Duterte’s Christmas menu: Fire, floods

DAVAO CITY—President Duterte spent Christmas at home, monitoring developments in flooded areas due to Tropical Storm “Vinta” as well as the progress …

Philippines

200 dead, dozens missing in Philippines after tropical storm

A tropical storm that struck the Philippines on Friday, causing floods and landslides, has killed an estimated 200 people, with officials warning …

Steve Bannon

Tropical Storm Tembin hits Philippines, triggers flooding and landslides in Mindanao island; death toll rises to 200

Weather

At Least 120 Dead, 160 Missing After Tropical Storm Hits Philippines

Support the news<p>More than 120 people are dead in the southern Philippines after a tropical storm caused massive flash flooding. At least another 160 …

Storms

Mall fire: Duterte weeps for 37 dead

DAVAO CITY—A fire that swept through a shopping mall in Davao City was believed to have killed at least 37 employees of an American call center …

Philippines

At Least 75 Dead in Philippines After Tropical Storm Unleashes Flash Floods

(ZAMBOANGA, Philippines) — A tropical storm in the southern Philippines unleashed flash floods that swept away people and houses and set off …

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

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Tropical storm in southern Philippines leaves over 90 dead, dozens missing

A tropical storm in the southern Philippines triggered mudslides and flash floods that killed more than 100 people, while dozens are missing, police …

Weather

Tropical Storm Kills More Than 100 in Philippines

ZAMBOANGA, Philippines—A tropical storm in the southern Philippines unleashed flash floods that swept away people and houses and set off landslides, reportedly leaving more than 120 people dead and 160 others missing, officials said.<p>Most of the deaths from tropical storm Tembin, which strengthened …

World News

At least 200 dead as tropical storm lashes the Philippines

At least 200 people have been killed in flash floods and landslides caused by Tropical Storm Tembin which has battered the southern Philippines days …

Weather

More than 100 dead in Philippine mudslides triggered by tropical storm Tembin

The death toll from a tropical storm in the southern Philippines climbed swiftly to 133 on Saturday, as rescuers pulled dozens of bodies from a swollen river, police said.<p>Tropical Storm Tembin has lashed the nation's second-largest island of Mindanao since Friday, triggering flash floods and …

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