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Trump declares emergency as Hawaii braces for Hurricane Lane

Aug 24, 2018

Trump declares emergency as Hawaii braces for Hurricane Lane

Hurricane Lane drenched Hawaii Thursday ahead of its arrival in the island state, prompting U.S. President Donald Trump to declare a state of emergency as landslides and flash flooding left roads blocked. The National Weather Service said Lane — located about 200 miles (320 kilometers) ...

24 injured as Typhoon Jongdari traverses west Japan

Jul 29, 2018

24 injured as Typhoon Jongdari traverses west Japan

A weakening Typhoon Jongdari traveled over the southernmost main island of Kyushu after passing over western parts of Honshu on Sunday, in its wake leaving at least 24 people injured and causing extreme heat in the Hokuriku region along the Sea of Japan. However, no ...