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LIVEBLOG: Updates on Typhoon Jebi

Sep 5, 2018

LIVEBLOG: Updates on Typhoon Jebi

Live updates from The Japan Times newsroom and social media about Typhoon Jebi —  the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years — as it wreaks havoc on the archipelago.

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) ...