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Police say a cruise ship with engine problems has sent a mayday call off Norway's western coast and is transporting its 1,300 passengers to shore.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 13:06:43 EDT.
Friday will be dry and pleasant, but rain chances will increase this weekend, perhaps as early as late Friday night. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.
Rick Mitchell. NBC. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:35:19 -0500.
The report said sensitive personal information of victims of the 2017 California wildfires and three hurricanes was needlessly shared with a contractor.
Christopher Mele. New York Times. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:07:30 GMT.
FEMA mishandled the personal information of 2.3 million people driven out of their homes by wildfires in 2017 and hurricanes, an Inspector General report released Friday found. The breach affected … Click to Continue »
By Kate Irby Kirby@mcclatchy.com. McClatchy. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:23:23 EDT.
Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.) called Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) a "white supremacist" after King contrasted how the people of New Orleans reacted to Hurricane Katrina with how the people of Iowa are reacting to ...
Rachel Frazin. The Hill. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:43:56 +0000.
Princess Eugenie of York, 28, and husband Jack Brooksbank, 32, paid a visit to Snow & Rock in Chertsey yesterday. It is believed they shopped for a new pair of ski boots.
Daily Mail. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:59:57 GMT.
The commandant of the Marine Corps expressed his concern regarding the service's budget last month because of hurricane relief efforts, the presidential order that sent troops to the southern border, and other factors.
Newsmax. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 21:11:53 EDT.
Spirits were high despite the pouring rain as more than 12,000 alumni, staff and students of Hwa Chong Institution turned out in force to celebrate the school's 100th anniversary yesterday.
Straits Times. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Tropical storms are likely to become more deadly under climate change, leaving people in developing countries, where there may be a lack of resources or poor infrastructure, at increased risk, new research shows.
Science Daily. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:10:42 EDT.
The company responsible for this week's black plume in Houston's sky has been accused in a federal lawsuit of dumping hazardous waste in the water during Hurricane Harvey.
R.a. Schuetz. Houston Chronicle. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:54:59 UTC.
The flooding that devastated the U.S. Midwest is likely to last into next week, as rain and melted snow flow into Kansas, Missouri and Mississippi, the National Weather Service said.
Reuters. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:03:50 -0400.
Hundreds of homes have been flooded in several US Midwestern states after rivers breached at least a dozen levees following heavy rain and snow melt in the region, authorities said.
Irish Independent. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:49:10 +0000.