Typhoon kills four in Taiwan, heads to China

Aug 8, 2015

Typhoon kills four in Taiwan, heads to China

Typhoon Soudelor battered Taiwan with fierce winds and rain Saturday, leaving four people dead and a trail of devastation before heading for mainland China. After making landfall on the east coast early in the morning, it swept across central Taiwan, ripping up trees, snapping ...

Aug 3, 2015

Rescuers struggle to reach flood-hit areas in Myanmar

A death toll of at least 27 from flooding across Myanmar was expected to rise as rescue workers struggled on Monday to reach some of the hardest-hit and most remote inundated areas, officials said. More than 160,000 people have been affected by severe flooding ...