Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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High waves triggered by Typhoon Jebi are seen at a fishing port in Aki

Japan Issues Evacuation Advisories for 1 Million as Typhoon Hits West...

By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters)  Japan issued evacuation advisories for more than 1 million people and cancelled hundreds of flights in the face of extremely strong...
Utair Boeing 737-800 passenger plane is seen off an airport runway in Sochi

OMG! Russian Passenger Jet Goes Off Runway in Sochi, 18 Injured

MOSCOW (Reuters)  A Russian passenger plane ran off an airport runway outside Russia's southern city of Sochi early on Saturday and caught fire injuring 18...
A DC-10 air tanker drops fire retardant along the crest of a hill to protect the two bulldozers below that were cutting fire lines at the River Fire in Lakeport, California

Crews Battling Deadly California Wildfire Slowed by Returning Winds

By Steve Gorman (Reuters) Crews battling a deadly wildfire in northern California faced a resurgence of gusty winds on Thursday, hampering progress they were making...
Streets damaged during Hurricane Sandy are seen in Ortley Beach

Scientists Peer into Heart of Hurricanes to Improve Intensity Forecast

By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) Despite advances in predicting where hurricanes are heading, forecasters are still struggling to determine a crucial factor in deciding...
Plane drops fire-retardant chemicals on the 416 Fire near Durango, Colorado

Driving Winds Fan Colorado Wildfire, 2,000 Homes under Evacuation

By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) Gusting winds and stubborn hot, dry weather in southwestern Colorado helped stoke a largely uncontrolled wildfire that grew by nearly a...
A caravan sits in a garden after a tornado last night hit the area of Boisheim

Rare Tornado Leaves Trail of Destruction in Western Germany

BERLIN (Reuters) A rare tornado hit a populated area in western Germany, leaving a trail of destruction in the area west of Duesseldorf and injuring...