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3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Philippines braces for first major storm of the season

Thousands of people living in coastal areas of the Philippines were preparing on Monday to evacuate as the first major storm of the rainy season barrelled towards the archipelago.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather

7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Tornado terror: Quiet street hit hard

AN ORELIA father who struck his neighbour in the crotch with a crutch for approaching his son to sell drugs has been fined $2000.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Meteorology, Science, Boat Disaster

Sun Jul 13, 2014

CNN

Preparing Your Property's Exterior For This Year's Hurricane Season

Since in most countries it is the hurricane season again, have you completely prepared yourself, your family and home for another wet, rainy and windy roller-coaster ride this 2014? In Asia, at least a dozen storms hit several countries each year.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Home Gardening, Home

The Virginian-Pilot

Windsor does the Fourth on the Fourth

While Hurricane Arthur had many area communities scrambling for alternate dates for Fourth of July celebrations, the Town of Windsor had only one date to consider - July 4. "That's the patriotic date, the day we've always celebrated.

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Related Topix: Windsor, VA, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Isle of Wight County, VA, Smithfield, VA

CBC News

Storm Arthur power outages cut to 8,900

NB Power crews are hoping to reduce the number of customers without electricity below 7,000 on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Social Software, Canada

Island Gazette Newspaper Online

Hurricane Arthur Grazes Cape Fear Region Leaving Minor Damage

Click image for larger view: Hurricane Arthur grazed the Cape Fear region Thursday July 3, leaving little or no noticeable damage.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Carolina Beach, NC, Natural Disasters, Tornado, Kure Beach, NC

Braintree and Witham Times

Dramatic storm sees several Essex properties hit by lightning

The county was hit by torrential rain from between 8pm-10pm and lightning is understood to have struck several buildings, including a house in Basildon, one in Braintree and a conservatory in the Maldon area.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Electric Energy Online

Overhead Distribution Switch Withstands Hurricane Conditions

Designed for mounting on steel-reinforced, concrete poles, Trayer Engineering's ALTA Series of storm-hardened overhead vacuum switches for medium-voltage distribution systems are engineered to withstand hurricane strength winds, heavy rain, dust and debris.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Weather

WABC-AM New York

Government Shutdown Baby Boom: Real or Coincidence?

It's been nine months since the government shutdown, and some D.C. area hospitals are reporting a surprising development: Babies.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Brandon Sun

Storm threatens Brandon, but dikes hold as Assiniboine River crests

Thunderstorms threaten to whip up winds and douse waterlogged parts of Manitoba with rain, but the province says dikes are holding and that the Assiniboine River has reached its crest in Brandon.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Flood, Hailstorm, Weather

The WSU Signpost

Top five devastating hurricanes

With the 2014 hurricane season underway, on Wednesday Japan faced one of the mightiest typhoons the Western Pacific has seen this year.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Galveston, TX

WCTI

NCDOT work crews to pick up pace of Arthur repairs

Motorists using the southern portion of N.C. Highway 12 next week will encounter N.C. Department of Transportation crews doing work in the wake of Hurricane Arthur.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur

WCTV Tallahassee

Hurricane Preparedness Tour, Hurricane Hunters Come To Tallahassee

Hurricane season officially begins a week from Sunday. Part of being prepared is having some idea of where these storms are headed.

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Related Topix: Tallahassee, FL, Natural Disasters

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Investopedia

Hurricane Insurance Deductible Fact Sheet

Do you understand how hurricane damage affects your homeowners insurance? You should, if you have property in a hurricane high-risk region, such as the Gulf of Mexico or an Atlantic coastal community.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Weather

Business Journal

Here's how many Baltimore-area properties are at risk for being walloped by a hurricane

There are 12,200 Baltimore-area properties that are at extreme risk for being damaged in a hurricane-related coastal storm surge, meaning those properties could suffer harm during even the least severe categories of hurricanes.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fort Myers, FL

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Lessons learned from Hurricane Arthur

While southeast Louisiana wasn't in Arthur's path, it was a good opportunity to test preparation, the National Weather Service said.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Natural Disasters

KSFO AM 560

Stranded Woman Tells How She Survived in Gulf for 13 Hours

Dora and Larry Steed were diving for scallops off the Gulf of Mexico when Hurricane Arthur winds drove their boat away.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Homosassa, FL

Asbury Park Press

Hurricane Arthur: images of the storm

Hurricane Arthur: images of the storm Hurricane Arthur was a pretty unique fellow.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Beaufort, NC

Iol.co.za

Typhoon Neoguri brushes by Tokyo

Typhoon Neoguri brought wind and waves to the Tokyo region early on Friday after causing havoc across small communities in western and central Japan earlier in the week.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, World News, Japan, Train Disaster

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Southeast Louisiana NWS officials learn lessons from Hurricane Arthur

While that system is all said and done, it certainly washed up reminders that anything is possible during this hurricane season.

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Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Slidell, LA, Natural Disasters

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