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  1. When the wells run dry: California neighbors cope in droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago |

    In this June 30, 2015 photo, Gilbert Arredondo, left, looks down as he talks about his town's water crisis, standing in front of his tenant's sons, in the community of Okieville, on the outskirts of Tulare, Calif. Arredondo had just informed his tenant, Tino Lozano, that the well connecting their houses had gone dry.


  2. Fred becomes second hurricane of 2015 Atlantic seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Yahoo!

    Fred, formerly a tropical storm, has strengthened into the second hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday.


  3. Ap Photos: Neighbors fill buckets, pray for rain in droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago |

    In this June 30, 2015 photo, Tino Lozano looks into a bucket as the last of his available well water drips from a hose in front of his home in the community of Okieville, on the outskirts of Tulare, Calif. "There it goes.


  4. Motorcycle ride to rev up suicide awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    After losing her mother and two other family members to suicide over 20 years, Bridget T. Groh decided she needed to do something. Hoping for help and suggestions, she contacted her aunt Paula Gauthier, who lost her son James Gauthier to suicide in 2013.


  5. KAP accuses successive governments of neglecting rural and regional QueenslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | ABC News

    Speaking at a "rural debt crisis" forum he convened in Charters Towers, with colleague and member for Mt Isa, Rob Katter, Mr Knuth renewed calls for a rural reconstruction board, to provide greater assistance for drought-affected primary producers. "We need infrastructure development, we need a reconstruction board and we that support for rural and regional Queensland," he said.


  6. This Was Her PromiseRead the original story

    10 min ago | DFW Catholic

    Jesus said, "Have you not read that at the beginning the Creator made them male and female and declared, 'For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and cling to his wife, and the two shall become as one?' Thus they are no longer two but one flesh." St. Paul said in his first letter to the Corinthians, "The body is not for immorality.


  7. The Latest: Clinton: Celebrate progress but continue workRead the original story

    11 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Musicians lead the procession during a wreath laying ceremony at the Hurricane Katrina Memorial, on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. Photo: Gerald Herbert, AP AmeriCorps members stand as the colors are presented by the Biloxi Police and Fire Honor Guard during the Katrina Memorial Observance at MGM Park in downtown Biloxi, Miss., on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015.


  8. Fred becomes second hurricane of 2015 Atlantic season Monday, August 31Read the original story

    12 min ago | WJXB-FM Knoxville

    Fred, formerly a tropical storm, has strengthened into the second hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday.


  9. 147,000 still without power after brutal windstorm hits Lower MainlandRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    A man works to remove a large tree that fell over on a van during a windstorm in the west end of downtown Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday August 29, 2015. A powerful windstorm caused chaos in southwestern British Columbia on Saturday, knocking out power to 330,000 homes and felling trees that crushed cars and critically injured a woman.


  10. The Record: Letters, Monday, Aug. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago |

    The Christie administration has released new interactive flood-warning maps for the Passaic River Basin. While they can be a useful tool, these maps will actually do nothing to protect us from flooding.


  11. Hurricane churns in ocean, but watch ended for HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | 13WHAM

    Hurricane Ignacio has been downgraded to a Category 3 storm. It is scheduled to pass approximately 200 miles northeast of the Big Island and Maui, Monday and Tuesday.


  12. Childhood obesity a complex issue, and therea s plenty of blame to go aroundRead the original story

    18 min ago | Medincine Hat News

    There has been no shortage of news in recent years about the childhood obesity epidemic in North America and beyond. Now we know who's to blame: Parents.


  13. 10 Tips from DTI Data to Protect Hard Drives from Hurricane ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | PRWeb

    As of today, tropical storm Erika is bearing down on Florida. The current path shows Erika slamming through the center of Florida from Miami to the Panhandle.


  14. When the wells run dry: California neighbors cope in droughtRead the original story

    22 min ago | Boston Herald

    Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets on the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now, in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's epic Dust Bowl drought.


  15. Tropical Storm Fred strengthens into a hurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The National Hurricane Center's forecast tracking map issued Aug. 31, 2 a.m., shows Hurricane Fred located about 70 miles east-northeast of Praia in the Cape Verde Islands. Tropical Storm Fred strengthened into a hurricane early Monday morning.


  16. Dominica declares disaster status after storm leaves 20 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Roseau : Rescue teams have worked to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island. "Access by road to these communities is impossible," Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said.


  17. Is climate change pushing the Caribbean towards a health crisis? - ColumnsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... Will Jamaica, and by extension the Caribbean, be able to effectively handle future contagious diseases and natural disasters that arise from climate change? among many. Like many sceptics, I am of the belief that states, including Jamaica, within ...


  18. Remarks by the President on the Ten Year Anniversary of Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story

    48 min ago | Insurance News Net

    When I was here with the family a few years ago, I had a shrimp po-boy at and Tavern. I still remember it -- that's how good it was.


  19. New Orleans natives makes Columbus home after Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Hurricane Katrina made landfall on the Gulf Coast 10 years ago this weekend. Many survivors are reflecting back on the natural disaster that forever changed their lives.


  20. Trees hit hard by winds during stormRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Vancouver Sun

    Power was cut off to 400,000 residences as well as businesses and traffic lights as a massive storm blew through southwestern B.C. on Saturday Never a dull moment on the red carpet of the MTV Video Music Awards in L.A., California on Sunday night. Wind gusts up to 90 km/h knocked down trees, power poles, and sent branches flying, causing travel delays and leaving tens of thousands of residents without power.