Typhoon heads toward Shanghai

SHANGHAI was put on a blue typhoon alert, the lowest on a four-tier system, at 8pm yesterday as Typhoon Rumbia heads toward eastern China.<p>The typhoon …


Tropical Depression Leepi - Western Pacific

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Typhoon Bebinca makes landfall in south China's Guangdong

Typhoon Bebinca, the 16th this year, made landfall at around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday in Zhanjiang, south China's Guangdong Province, packing winds of up …


NASA satellite sees Tropical Depression Rumbia form

Tropical Depression Rumbia, the twenty-first tropical cyclone of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean season formed on Aug. 15, as NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP …


Tropics Quieter but Offer Swell? Workweek Best Bets Video for More

There is less focus on the tropics this week but that doesn't mean they won't have at least a helping hand in our surf. The West Coast started out …


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More than 80 cases of people trapped in lifts reported after sudden voltage dip as Bebinca edges closer to Hong Kong

At least 80 cases of people being trapped in lifts were reported on Tuesday morning following a split-second voltage dip as Tropical Storm Bebinca …

Hong Kong

400,000 Displaced in The Philippines – Bloomberg

400,000 Displaced in The Philippines<p>400,000 Displaced in The Philippines<p>400,000 Displaced in The …


3 dead, 6 injured after shop signboard topples onto crowded Shanghai pavement

Three people were killed and six others injured in Shanghai when a shop signboard toppled onto a crowded sidewalk in a popular shopping district amid …

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Typhoon Yagi triggers big waves along the coast in Qingdao

The Photo, taken on August 13, 2018, shows flooded streets as waves caused by typhoon Yagi surge past a barrier along the coast in Qingdao, Shandong …

News (China)

First Gen net income up 35 percent in first half of 2018

MANILA - First Gen Corporation on Tuesday said it posted a P5.9-billion recurring net income attributable to share holders of the parent in the first …

Natural Gas

NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite Finds a Weaker Tropical Storm Leepi

NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite caught up with Typhoon Leepi in the open waters of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean and captured a visible image that …


I Drove Through A Japanese Typhoon With A Dozen RWB Porsches

A Car Nerd's Guide To JapanAn insider look at car culture in Japan.<p>As I got closer to the infamous RWB HQ in the quaint town of Kashiwa just north of …

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Scenery of Rongjiang River after typhoon Yagi in Guangxi

Aerial photo shows the confluence of the sandy Rongjiang River and the clean Langxi River. The 14th typhoon of this year, Yagi brought heavy rainfall …

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HK Observatory raises typhoon signal 3 as Tropical Storm Bebinca edges towards Pearl River Delta

Classes at kindergartens and schools for physically and intellectually disabled children were suspended on Tuesday after the Hong Kong Observatory …


EDC reports decline in 1h revenues

ENERGY Development Corp. (EDC) reported consolidated revenues of P17.1 billion for the first six months of 2018, down by three percent from the P17.7 …


Sluggish Bebinca keeps us all guessing

The Standby Signal No 1 has remained in force for more than four days, the second-longest period in history, as Tropical Storm Bebinca has been …

Hong Kong

China evacuates 200,000 as typhoon hits east coast

BEIJING (Reuters) - China evacuated more than 200,000 people as a typhoon made landfall on its eastern coast late on Sunday, state media said.<p>A pedestrian crossing a road holds an umbrella against wind brought by Typhoon Yagi, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China August 13, 2018. Zhejiang Daily …


Backlash: Marikina mayor says failure to protect nature causes floods

MANILA - Ecological imbalance due to failure to protect the environment is causing the recurrence of floods in Marikina and other parts of the …


Bride in The Philippines Wades Up Aisle – Bloomberg

Bride in The Philippines Wades Up Aisle<p>Bride in The Philippines Wades Up Aisle<p>Bride in The Philippines Wades Up …


Over 22,000 still in Marikina evacuation centers despite lower water levels

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, August 13) —</b> More than 22,000 residents of Marikina City continue to stay in evacuation centers despite a drop in the …

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Aftermaths of typhoon Yagi in Marikina City, the Philippines

A resident holds on to a box full of his belongings as he swims through the flood brought by tropical storm Yagi in Marikina City, the Philippines, …

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2 dead, 1 missing after Habagat, 'Karding' hit PH

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, August 13) —</b> Authorities confirmed Monday that at least two people died and one remains missing following torrential …


Flood Cripples Philippine Capital as 54,000 Are Evacuated

More than 54,000 people were moved to safer ground in the Philippine capital and nearby provinces, while calls for help swamped social media as …


U.S. to return colonization era church bells to the Philippines

MANILA (Reuters) - The United States will return to the Philippines church bells seized by U.S. troops as trophies during a war between the two countries more than a century ago, giving way to Manila after years of diplomatic pressure.<p>U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis has notified Congress that …


Pacific storm expected to bring rain, strong winds to Southcentral Alaska

Southcentral Alaska can expect strong winds and heavy rain through Monday as the remnants of a former typhoon sweep through the region, according to …


Walang Pasok: Class suspensions for August 13

In this Aug. 11, 2018 photo, school children are being evacuated after being trapped due to the waist-deep flood at Twin River in Barangay Parang, …


China renews alert as typhoon Yagi approaches

China's national observatory on Sunday issued a blue alert for typhoon Yagi which has strengthened ahead of its forecast landfall in the eastern …


Girl hurt in fall from ride at Western Montana Fair

A girl was injured at the Western Montana Fair Thursday evening when she fell from one of the carnival rides, according to Missoula police.<p>The girl, …


One Girl Seriously Injured In Missoula Carnival Ride Fall

A fall from a carnival ride Thursday night at Missoula’s Western Montana Fair sent a girl to the hospital with serious injuries.