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- TransAsia Airways Plane Crashes Off Taiwan, Killing Dozens
The twin turbprop crashed while attempting an emergency landing as Typhoon Matmo brought heavy winds and rain to the region.
By Austin Ramzy. International Herald Tribune. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:02:56 GMT.
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- TransAsia Airways Plane Crashes on Landing in Taiwan
A TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed on its second attempt at landing during a thunderstorm on an island off Taiwan on Wednesday, killing 47 people and setting buildings on fire, officials said. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:37:16 -0400.
- Tropical depression approaching Lesser Antilles
The U.S. National Hurricane Center says a fast-moving tropical depression in the Atlantic is expected to approach the Lesser Antilles on Wednesday night.
Miami Herald. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:08 EDT.
- Typhoon Matmo Drenches Taiwan; 1 killed, 1 missing
Typhoon Matmo slammed into Taiwan on Wednesday, bringing torrential rains and strong winds before heading north for China. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:15:01 -0400.
- Hearthstone's 'Curse of Naxxramas' Is An Expansion Of The Concept Of DLC Itself
The first expansion for Blizzard's Hearthstone launched today, called Curse of Naxxramas after an old foe in Warcraft lore. ...
By Paul Tassi. Forbes. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:31:00 GMT.
- Tropical depression moving westward in Atlantic
MIAMI (AP) A tropical depression is moving west in the Atlantic but is expected to degenerate over the next few days.The depression's maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 35 mph (55 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:15:16 +1200.
- Theater Review: ‘The Snow Queen,’ Based on a Hans Christian Anderson Story
“The Snow Queen: A New Musical,” based on the same fairy tale as the movie “Frozen,” has kooky characters, scary plotting and potent rock numbers.
By Anita Gates. International Herald Tribune. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:11:42 GMT.
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- China typhoon death toll rises to 17 as more rain expected
The death toll from the strongest storm to hit China in decades has reached 17, state media said Sunday, as forecasters issued warnings of more extreme weather.
Hurriyet. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:23:00 +0200.
- Flood warnings and storms forecast
Thunderstorms and flash flooding could hit parts of England and Wales in the next 24 hours, forecasters warn.
BBC News. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 10:13:30 GMT.
- Flood warning as storms are forecast
Flash flood warnings have been issued as thunderstorms are expected to continue to hit much of Wales on Saturday.
BBC News. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 09:18:09 GMT.
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