Lethal storms, tornadoes and floods sweep U.S. South and Midwest

World Jan 12, 2020

Lethal storms, tornadoes and floods sweep U.S. South and Midwest

Severe storms sweeping across southern portions of the U.S. and up into the Midwest were blamed Saturday in the deaths of at least 11 people, including two first responders, as high winds, tornadoes and unrelenting rain battered large swaths of the country. Storm-related fatalities were ...

Typhoon Phanfone wreaks havoc in Philippines on Christmas

Asia Pacific Dec 25, 2019

Typhoon Phanfone wreaks havoc in Philippines on Christmas

Typhoon Phanfone pummeled the central Philippines on Christmas Day, bringing a wet, miserable and terrifying holiday season to millions in the mainly Catholic nation. Tens of thousands were stranded at shuttered ports or evacuation centers at the height of the festive season on Wednesday, and ...