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Aftershock Jolts Indonesia’s Lombok as Death Toll Jumps to 259

By Kanupriya Kapoor PEMENANG, Indonesia (Reuters) A magnitude 6.2 aftershock rocked Indonesia's Lombok on Thursday, sparking fresh panic on the tropical tourist island as the...

Typhoon Bears Down on Tokyo and Northeast Japan Coast, Flights Disrupted

TOKYO (Reuters) A powerful typhoon was approaching Tokyo on Wednesday evening, threatening Pacific coastal regions to the northeast of the capital with heavy rains...

OMG! Powerful Quake Kills 82 on Indonesia’s Lombok Island, Thousands Flee...

By Nyimas Laula DENPASAR, Indonesia (Reuters) At least 82 people were killed when Indonesia's resort island of Lombok was hit by a powerful magnitude 7.0...

Massive California Wildfire Becomes Fifth Largest in State History

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) A massive, out-of-control Northern California wildfire that destroyed 68 homes and forced thousands to flee has become the fifth...

Crews Battling California Wildfires Face Extreme Conditions

(Reuters)  Extreme weather conditions were expected to return on Thursday and could stoke wildfires in California, where thousands of weary firefighters are battling the destructive,...

German Farmers Step Up 1 Billion Euro Aid Call after Drought...

By Michael Hogan HAMBURG (Reuters) German farmers intensified calls for around 1 billion euros (£891.6 million) in special aid on Tuesday after crop damage from...
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