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1 hr ago | Houston Press

Hurricane Season 2014: Tropical Depression No. 2 Not Long for This World

The tiny tropical depression -- the second of the 2014 hurricane season -- continues to speed westward towards the Caribbean, but with each passing day it is losing the characteristics of a storm rather than gaining strength.

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5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

TransAsia plane's black boxes found

Taiwan authorities said on Thursday it was unlikely bad weather was the cause of the crash of a TransAsia Airways turboprop plane the previous day in which 48 people, including two French nationals, were killed.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, ATR 72, ATR Aircraft, Tornado, Natural Disasters

9 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

Water Street in Vineyard Haven lived up to its name during Hurricane Sandy.

On Wednesday, Governor Deval Patrick signed a bill aimed at relieving homeowners beset with rising flood insurance premiums.

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Related Topix: Flood, Natural Disasters, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Vineyard Haven, MA, US Governors, Deval Patrick, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Wed Jul 23, 2014

People's Daily Online

Relief efforts continue in typhoon's wake

A couple recycles valuable belongings at their chicken farm after the typhoon in Wenchang, Hainan province, on Tuesday.

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Herald Gazette

Outside the mainstream at Hurricane

A new "hurricane of art" exhibition, "From the Bay of Bengal to the Gulf of Maine," will open with a 5 p.m. reception Saturday, July 26, at Hurricane Gallery, 175 Quarry Road.

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Brandon Sun

More wildfire crews arrive as B.C. braces for another round of fires

Another 153 firefighters from across Canada have arrived in British Columbia as the province braces for more hot, dry weather that could send the wildfire danger soaring.

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Click Orlando

Tropical depression weakens to wave

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says a tropical depression in the Atlantic has weakened to a tropical wave as it approaches the Lesser Antilles.

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KRON 4

Dozens Dead After Plane Crash During Typhoon in Taiwan

A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.

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The Town Talk

Our View: It's time to get ready for hurricane season

That's partly due to human nature -- who wants to admit to a reporter that they aren't ready, especially for something everyone knows has happened in the past and will undoubtedly will happen again? And, of course, we would likely encounter a fair number of people who have lived here most if not all of their lives, and have survived major ... (more)

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The Washington Post

HUD official coordinated Hurricane Sandy recovery aid

Hurricane Sandy, the second-most costly storm in American history after Hurricane Katrina, pummeled the Northeast in October 2012, resulting in 162 fatalities, damage to 650,000 homes from flooding and high winds, the destruction of countless businesses and the loss of power to 8.5 million customers.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Natural Disasters, FEMA, US News, US Politics

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Wild hogs damaging hurricane protection system

The issue led the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-West to seek the help of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office to control the swelling population, using off-duty sharpshooter's, who would work four-to-five hours shifts.

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Examiner.com

How to prepare for the upcoming hurricane

Good news? Second sign of depression is expected to grow weaker. Bad news? The next one could be stronger.

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Rock Hill Herald

Off-duty firefighter recovering after struck by lightning at Lake Wylie home

The firefighter was hospitalized at the burn center in Chapel Hill, N.C., but is expected to return home later today, said Bethel Volunteer Fire Chief Michael Laws.

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Related Topix: Lake Wylie, SC, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather, Clover, SC

The Willits News

Bay Area wakes to thunder and lightning Tuesday morning

The Bay Area was greeted by a thunder and lightning show Tuesday morning as a series of storm cells pushed north, bringing with them a brief downpours.

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Lowell Sun

China's typhoon toll rises to 46 dead, 25 missing

The death toll from the strongest typhoon to slam into China's south in decades has risen to 46, with 25 other people still missing, the government said Tuesday.

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Denver Post

China's typhoon toll rises to 46 dead, 25 missing

The death toll from the strongest typhoon to slam into China's south in decades has risen to 46, with 25 other people still missing, the government said Tuesday.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Hurricane exposure and county fetal death rates, utilization of a...

EPA Home A Science Inventory A Hurricane exposure and county fetal death rates, utilization of a county environmental quality index for confounding control.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science

Suria

Taiwan battens down for Typhoon Matmo

Typhoon Matmo churned towards Taiwan Tuesday, picking up strength with thousands of tourists evacuated from outlying islands as weather forecasters warned of possible flash floods and landslides.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Cuba hopes for more investment as Chinese president arrives

Chinese President Xi Jinping begins a two day visit to Cuba on Monday evening, stirring hopes on the island that China will finally invest in the country after a number of important deals never materialized.

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Related Topix: Xi Jinping, Raul Castro, Cuba, World News, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

NBC2 News

Hurricane center watching new system in Atlantic

As of 2 p.m. Monday, July 21st, a tropical wave now denoted as Invest AL92 was located over the open Atlantic Ocean about 1,200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles island chain in the Caribbean Sea.

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