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Hurricane power outages may increase risk of carbon monoxide poisoning

Hurricane power outages may increase risk of carbon monoxide poisoning

Published 21/09/2018

(Reuters Health) - Homeowners in North Carolina and South Carolina who lost electricity in the wake of Hurricane Florence need to realize that backup generators [more…]

Hong Kong, southern China clean up after super typhoon

Hong Kong, southern China clean up after super typhoon

Published 17/09/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The financial hub of Hong Kong began clearing up on Monday after being battered by one of the strongest typhoons in recent [more…]

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Philippine leader again vows to shut mines after deadly landslides

Published 17/09/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte repeated his call on Monday to shut all mines in the country following deadly landslides, hours after his [more…]

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Praying for miracles, rescuers seek signs of life after Philippine…

Published 17/09/2018

UCAB, Philippines (Reuters) - Hopes of finding survivors in the rubble of a huge landslide in the Philippines faded on Monday as rescuers in a [more…]

Trump on Twitter (Sept 4) – Kyl, Kavanaugh, Woodward, Mattis

Trump on Twitter (Sept 4) – Kyl, Kavanaugh, Woodward, Mattis

Published 05/09/2018

The following statements were posted to the verified personal Twitter account of U.S. President Donald Trump (@realDonaldTrump) The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has [more…]

Typhoon Cimaron slices through western Japan, heads north

Typhoon Cimaron slices through western Japan, heads north

Published 24/08/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - A powerful typhoon sliced across western Japan on Friday, dumping heavy rain before heading out to sea and turning towards the northern [more…]

Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees concert canceled in Oklahoma after…

Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees concert canceled in Oklahoma after…

Published 19/08/2018

(Reuters) - An outdoor concert in Oklahoma featuring 90’s boy band favorites Backstreet Boys and 98 Degrees was canceled on Saturday after an intense storm [more…]

Gales damage peace pyramid in Kazakh capital

Gales damage peace pyramid in Kazakh capital

Published 22/05/2018

ASTANA (Reuters) - Gale-force winds have punched holes in one of Astana’s best known buildings, a granite-and-glass pyramid, the Kazakh authorities said, warning that stormy [more…]

Four dead, one missing as cyclone causes floods in Fiji

Four dead, one missing as cyclone causes floods in Fiji

Published 02/04/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Floods caused by a tropical cyclone that brought torrential weekend rains to the Pacific island nation of Fiji have killed four people, [more…]

Buffett says Berkshire can handle $400 billion mega-catastrophe

Buffett says Berkshire can handle $400 billion mega-catastrophe

Published 25/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett waits to play table tennis during the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting weekend in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. May 7, [more…]