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Sunwolves squander big lead in loss to Hurricanes

Rugby Apr 19, 2019

Sunwolves squander big lead in loss to Hurricanes

The Sunwolves wasted some golden opportunities and failed to win their first night game at Prince Chichibu Memorial Rugby Ground, falling 29-23 to the Hurricanes in Super Rugby on Friday. The teams went into the changing rooms with the Sunwolves leading the side from Wellington, ...

Category 3 Hurricane Willa makes landfall on Mexico's Sinaloa coast

World Oct 24, 2018

Category 3 Hurricane Willa makes landfall on Mexico's Sinaloa coast

Hurricane Willa swept onto Mexico's Pacific mainland with 120 mph (195 kph) winds Tuesday night, hitting an area of fishing villages and farms after roaring over an offshore penal colony. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said the dangerous Category 3 storm hit near the town ...

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

World Sep 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina early Friday, pushing a life-threatening storm surge of floodwater miles inland and ripping apart buildings with screaming wind and pelting rain. More than 60 people had to be pulled from a collapsing motel at the height of the ...

Storm drifts away from Hawaii after 'almost biblical' rains

World Aug 26, 2018

Storm drifts away from Hawaii after 'almost biblical' rains

A once-powerful hurricane twisted and drifted away from Hawaii, leaving behind heavily saturated ground on the Big Island and many residents on other islands relieved it didn't wreak more havoc. Firefighters on the Big Island rescued 39 people from floodwaters Friday through early Saturday as ...