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More than an inch of rain could fall in parts of the UK this afternoon and evening, amid fears the weather could impact driving conditions on 'Frantic Friday'.
Daily Mail. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:49:13 +0100.
The "big four" tech firms - Facebook, Google, Apple and Amazon - faced a blizzard of inquiries into their market power, expansion plans and political leanings
Matthew Knott. Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 20 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +1000.
Scientists are scrutinizing a daring way of stabilizing the West Antarctic ice sheet: generating trillions of tons of additional snowfall by pumping ocean water onto the glaciers and distributing it with snow canons.
Science Daily. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:27:09 EDT.
Storms associated with Hurricane Barry are posing problems for Arkansas farmers. Agricultural officials had concerns that heavy rain and winds would damage rice crops, but are now more concerned about damage to soybean crops. ...
NPR. Tue, 16 Jul 2019 22:35:50 +0000.
Oil and gas activity is beginning to return to the Gulf of Mexico this week after Hurricane Barry swept through the region and up into Louisiana.
Jordan Blum, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:38:21 UTC.
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have killed at least 50 people in Nepal in the past few days, with more deaths reported across the border in India and Bangladesh, officials said Sunday. ...
Binaj Gurubacharya. Washington Times. Sun, 14 Jul 2019 01:17:22 -0400.
So far New Orleans has been spared the worst of it, but the storm is headed for Chicago, which means rain that will eventually head south in the Mississippi River.
Voice of America. Sat, 13 Jul 2019 21:11:40 -0400.