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1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

Satellites show major Southwest groundwater loss

Researchers from NASA and the University of California, Irvine say their study is the first to quantify how much groundwater people in the West are using during the region's current drought.


Related Topix: UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, Natural Disasters, Drought

5 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

UN school in Gaza caught in cross-fire; 15 killed

A fierce storm packing powerful winds, softball-sized hail and rain toppled dozens of trees and flipped recreational vehicles at a campground Thursday, killing two people and injuring more than two dozen, officials said.


Related Topix: World News, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

9 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

2 more bears captured, released to Sierra wild

State wildlife officials have captured and released two more black bears in the Sierra and they're on the lookout for another one on the edge of Reno.


Related Topix: Reno, NV, Natural Disasters, Drought

13 hrs ago | Mirfield Today

Your Thursday 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,

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Clemson students rebuild S.C. Botanical Gardens

After a nearly unprecedented flood destroyed the site, the South Carolina Botanical Garden is almost as good as new - because of the work of more than a dozen Clemson University architecture students.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Natural Disasters, Flood, South Carolina, Clemson University

The Salinas Californian

Closeness of crashes coincidental, experts say

The crash of a TransAsia Airways turboprop in Taiwan comes six days after the tragedy involving Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Closeness of crashes coincidental, experts say The crash of a TransAsia Airways turboprop in Taiwan comes six days after the tragedy involving Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Check out this story on ... (more)


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Soybeans bounce off lowest prices since 2010

Soybeans rose 19 cents to settle at $10.77 a bushel. Other crop futures also rose.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Wenatchee World

U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert faces challenge from 'yellow dog Democrat'



Related Topix: Issaquah, WA

The Winnipeg Free Press

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.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Canada, Tornado, Hurricane

Flash floods now a concern

Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Flood, Drought

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Plane crashes in Taiwan, 47 trapped, feared dead

A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and a transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan, Air Accidents

Salisbury Journal

2m Britons to join summer getaway

Bookings to Greece and Turkey have also been going well, while for those travelling further afield Dubai, Mexico and Florida are among the most popular destinations.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire County, England, Bedfordshire County, England, Europe Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Worcestershire County, England, Warwickshire County, England, West Midlands County, England


China braces for 2nd typhoon after storm drenches Taiwan, injuring 5 people and cutting power

China was bracing Wednesday for the arrival of a second typhoon in less than a week, as communities along the country's southern coast cleared away debris in the wake of the earlier storm, which killed dozens of people.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, World News, Natural Disasters, China, Asia,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Modesto Bee

California agency to consider hiring "water cops"

The Santa Clara Valley Water District on Tuesday will vote on whether to spend $500,000 to hire 10 temporary workers to enforce water restrictions in the area, according to the San Jose Mercury News .


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, Santa Clara County, CA, Modesto, CA

ABC News 4 Charleston

Orangeburg County hit by up to 10 inches of rain

Slow-moving storms dumped up to 10 inches of rain in parts of Orangeburg County, prompting street flooding and leaving dozens of vehicles stranded in the high water.


Related Topix: Orangeburg County, SC, Cordova, SC

What if a tornado hit a major U.S. city?

A single violent tornado could cause as much as $20 billion in property damage if it hit downtown Chicago, according to a report released Tuesday by Swiss Re, a global reinsurance company.


WFAA-TV Dallas

At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White House in 1930.


Related Topix: Bridgehampton, NY

The Republic

Searchers: Last body found after deadly landslide

Searchers on Tuesday pulled what they believe was the last missing body from debris left by a landslide in Washington state that researchers said was likely triggered by heavy rainfall.


Related Topix: Landslide, Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Mudflow, Natural Disasters


New law stops HOAs from issuing fines for brown lawns

Homeowner associations can no longer slap fines on residents with dry, brown lawns during droughts.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jerry Brown, Natural Disasters, Drought


.com | Extreme weather in Vietnam kills 27

The apparent downing of a Malaysian passenger jet and the loss of nearly 300 lives could be a game changer in the Ukraine crisis, piling pressure on key players, especially Russia.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters