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Tropical cyclone bears down on Bahamas, U.N. pledges aid

A tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds neared the already devastated Bahamas on Friday, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian r...

Tropical cyclone bears down on Bahamas, U.N. pledges aid

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U.S. NHC says 30% chance of tropical cyclone over northwest Bahamas A trough of low pressure located over the northwest Bahamas and the adjacent waters has a 30% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 ho...
14:44, 2019-07-22

Tropical cyclone expected to form near northwestern Bahamas: NHC A tropical cyclone is expected to form near the northwestern Bahamas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday in an advisory....
00:04, 2019-09-13

NHC says 60% chance of tropical cyclone near Andros Island, Bahamas An area of low pressure located near Andros Island in the Bahamas has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. Nati...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Lorenzo degenerates to a post-tropical cyclone: NHC The Atlantic storm Lorenzo has weakened to an extratropical cyclone, but is still expected to bring winds and rainfall to Ireland and portions of the...
17:48, 2019-10-02

NHC says 50% chance of cyclone over central tropical Atlantic An area of low pressure over the central tropical Atlantic has a 50% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane C...
09:36, 2019-09-16

Potential Tropical Cyclone Two forms in Gulf of Mexico: U.S. NHC A tropical cyclone is expected to form by Thursday over the northern Gulf Of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said....
18:28, 2019-07-10

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near Bahamas An area of disturbed weather over the central and southeastern Bahamas has a 70% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours,...
14:44, 2019-09-12

The worst US cyclone this year may be a weak tropical storm [Updated] Enlarge / A Tuesday morning satellite image shows a broad tropical system moving toward Texas. (credit: NOAA) 1:45pm ET Update: The National Hurric...
20:36, 2019-09-17

India launches mass evacuation, shuts down ports as cyclone bears down India began evacuating hundreds of thousands of villagers on Wednesday and shut down operations at two major ports on its east coast ahead of an impe...
16:40, 2019-05-01

India evacuates 800,000 people as country braces for Tropical Cyclone Fani Emergency crews deployed to Odisha state as storm packing 205km/h winds bears down on the east coast India has begun the evacuation of 800,000 people...
08:12, 2019-05-02

U.S. National Hurricane Center says 30% chance of tropical cyclone over central Georgia A trough of low pressure located over central Georgia has a 30% chance of becoming a tropical storm in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane...
20:28, 2019-07-08

Tropical Storm Karen intensifies as it bears down on Puerto Rico Tropical Storm Karen gained strength on Tuesday as it barreled toward Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands nearby, with powerful winds picking up speed...
22:08, 2019-09-24

Tropical Cyclone Idai affects 1.5 million across Mozambique and Malawi, as UN ramps up response A major aid operation is under way in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, which has reached the densely-populated Mozambi...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Tropical Cyclone Fani: biggest storm in decades makes landfall in India One million people evacuated as huge storm hits small city of Puri on east coast at about 8am Tropical cyclone Fani, the most severe storm to hit the...
08:08, 2019-05-03

Tropical Depression Nine forms near Bahamas Tropical Depression Nine has formed near the Bahamas and is forecast to become a tropical storm on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said on Fr...
23:40, 2019-09-13

India launches mass evacuation, warns tourists, as cyclone bears down on east coast India has started evacuating hundreds of thousands of villagers living along its northeastern coastline ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfal...
12:32, 2019-05-01

Bahamas: new cyclone threatens Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Tropical Cyclone Nine expected to drop up to 15cm of rain as operation to provide food and shelter continuesA tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain an...
04:36, 2019-09-14

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, seen becoming hurricane Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds on Saturday, and forecasters said it was like...
16:20, 2019-09-14

Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas as 1,300 still missing The Miami-based hurricane center issued a tropical storm warning for islands including hurricane-hit Abacos and Grand Bahama, saying the system could...
05:24, 2019-09-13

Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas; 1,300 still missing A tropical cyclone was forecast to move across the northwestern Bahamas in the coming days, potentially bringing more rain and wind to islands alread...
03:08, 2019-09-13

Tropical storm warning issued for Bahamas, 1,300 still missing A tropical cyclone was forecast to move across the northwestern Bahamas in the coming days, potentially bringing more rain and wind to islands alread...
01:40, 2019-09-13

Hurricane-battered Bahamas braces for tropical storm More than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane, but the Bahamas is now expecting another major storm. The UN has said climate change is ...
05:20, 2019-09-14

Tropical Depression Three forms over Bahamas, no major strengthening seen - NHC Tropical Depression Three has formed over the Bahamas, but no significant strengthening is expected, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in an ad...
23:52, 2019-07-22

Tropical Depression Three forms over Bahamas, no major strengthening seen: NHC Tropical Depression Three has formed over the Bahamas, but no significant strengthening is expected, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in an ad...
01:52, 2019-07-23

Puerto Ricans urged to seek shelter as Tropical Storm Karen bears down on island Residents of Puerto Rico were braced for potential flooding on Tuesday as Tropical Storm Karen barreled towards it and the smaller Virgin Islands nea...
19:44, 2019-09-24

Hurricane Dorian bears down on northwestern Bahamas, could spare Florida Forecasters say Dorian, which had top sustained winds of 140 mph (225 kph) Friday night, will threaten the Florida peninsula late Monday or early Tue...
17:48, 2019-08-31

Hurricane-ravaged Bahamas faces new tropical storm threat The Bahamas may face more hardship as a developing tropical disturbance approaches less than two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hammered the island cha...
01:24, 2019-09-13

Tropical storm warning discontinued in hurricane-battered Bahamas Storm Humberto is expected to miss the island nation, but more than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane. The UN has said climate change...
23:28, 2019-09-14

Tropical storm Humberto moves away from Bahamas, cleanup efforts resume The U.S. National Hurricane Center said it would likely become a hurricane by Sunday night, but would remain far from the Bahamas....
18:12, 2019-09-15

Dorian relief suspended in Bahamas to prepare for Tropical Storm Humberto Although much weaker than the Category 5 hurricane that devastated Grand Bahama and Abaco islands, Humberto on Saturday followed a similar path for s...
02:04, 2019-09-15

Tropical storm nears northern Bahamas, complicating Dorian relief The leading edge of a potential tropical storm brought rain and wind to the Bahamas early Friday, complicating the search for 1,300 people missing in...
17:52, 2019-09-13

Bahamas brace for Tropical Storm Humberto amid hurricane cleanup More bad weather is bearing down on the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Tropical depression Humberto strengthened Friday night into a tropical storm and w...
08:40, 2019-09-14

Tropical storm Humberto hits the Bahamas weeks after hurricane Dorian Humberto dropped rain on the islands as U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres visited the Bahamas to support humanitarian efforts in the wake of Do...
13:56, 2019-09-15

Bahamas, recovering from Hurricane Dorian, faces Tropical Storm Humberto BAHAMAS (NBC News) – A tropical depression that morphed late Friday into Tropical Storm Humberto was nearing the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas earl...
21:08, 2019-09-14

Bahamas: Tropical Storm Humberto threatens area devastated by Hurricane Dorian A new tropical storm is due to hit the Bahamas two weeks after Hurricane Dorian devastated the Caribbean island nation....
18:08, 2019-09-14

Bahamas Issues New Tropical Storm Warning as It Struggles to Recover From Hurricane Dorian (HIGH ROCK, Bahamas) — The government of the Bahamas has issued a tropical storm warning for several of its northwestern islands, which are sti...
01:00, 2019-09-13

Bahamas faces tropical storm Humberto weeks after Dorian caused devastation Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipel...
17:08, 2019-09-14

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, U.N. chief views devastation from Dorian Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds before crawling northwest on Saturday, and fo...
23:44, 2019-09-14

New storm hits hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, could become tropical storm A new storm brought rain and wind to the hurricane ravaged Bahamas early Friday, with the Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) warning it coul...
11:16, 2019-09-13

Cyclone Vayu: Powerful cyclone batters India's west coast A powerful cyclone is forecast to bring more dangerous weather to India's western coast even as its course has veered further into the Arabian sea....
15:12, 2019-06-13

Cyclone Fani: Hundreds of thousands of people flee India coastline as category three cyclone approaches More than 800,0000 people are fleeing India's east coast on boats, buses and trains as a category three cyclone approaches....
08:36, 2019-05-02

Cyclone Vayu Skirts India The western Indian state of Gujarat was bracing for the strongest cyclone in 20 years. Cyclone Vayu made a close pass to the coast Thursday but never...
23:52, 2019-06-13

Another cyclone expected to hit Mozambique on Thursday Another tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall on Mozambique's coast on Thursday, just over a month after a more powerful storm struck the Moz...
16:44, 2019-04-24

After Cyclone Idai, thousands still cut off, many more in need: aid agencies One month after Cyclone Idai tore through southern Africa bringing devastating floods, aid agencies say the situation remains critical with some comm...
15:08, 2019-04-15

NHC says 40% chance of cyclone near eastern Cuba A large area of showers and thunderstorms located near eastern Cuba has a 40% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours, th...
22:52, 2019-09-11

NHC says 80% chance of cyclone over Gulf of Mexico A large low pressure system located over the west-central Gulf of Mexico about 200 miles east-northeast of Tampico, Mexico, has 80% chance of becomin...
09:52, 2019-09-03

U.S. NHC says 40% chance of cyclone off Windward Islands A tropical wave located several hundred miles east of the Windward Islands has a 40% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. Nati...
02:36, 2019-09-21

NHC says 30% chance of cyclone over Gulf of Mexico A broad area of low pressure located over the south-central Gulf of Mexico has a 30 pct chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. N...
10:04, 2019-09-02

NHC says 20% chance of cyclone over Gulf of Mexico A broad area of low pressure over the southwestern Gulf of Mexico now has a 20% chance of developing into a cyclone, down from 40% earlier, the Natio...
21:16, 2019-06-04

NHC sees 40% chance of cyclone off Florida A low pressure system east of the upper Florida Keys has a 40% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours, the U.S. National...
15:12, 2019-08-23

NHC says 60% chance of cyclone near Windward Islands A low pressure system located about 1,100 miles (1,770 km) east-southeast of the Windward Islands has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in ...
02:40, 2019-08-24

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone southwest of Bermuda A broad area of low pressure located southwest of Bermuda has a 70% chance of becoming a short-lived subtropical or tropical cyclone later on Monday,...
20:52, 2019-05-20

NHC says 30% chance of cyclone formation off U.S. coast A non-tropical low pressure system located off the northeastern and mid-Atlantic coasts of the United States has a 30% chance of becoming a cyclone i...
14:20, 2019-10-11

'The food is going': Teachers stranded in cyclone-hit Mozambique Headmaster Ernesto Parivos waits in his teacher training college in north Mozambique, watching for any signs that flood waters have eased as food sup...
13:04, 2019-05-01

'The food is going': thousands stranded in cyclone-hit Mozambique Headmaster Ernesto Parivos, like thousands of people across his province in Mozambique, is watching for any signs that flood waters have eased as foo...
16:00, 2019-05-01

Cyclone Fani makes landfall in India Cyclone Fani has made landfall in northeastern India and is expected to unleash extensive destruction. Nearly a million people were evacuated ahead o...
07:00, 2019-05-03

Rains torment cyclone-hit communities in Mozambique Torrential rain battered northern Mozambique on Tuesday, grounding aid flights and further swamping a region where a second cyclone in six weeks has ...
20:16, 2019-04-30

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone to form offshore Mexico A low pressure system located in the Bay of Campeche offshore Mexico has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National H...
08:28, 2019-10-17

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near East of Lesser Antilles A well-defined small low pressure system located about 1200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 h...
21:04, 2019-09-16

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone over northeastern Gulf of Mexico A broad low pressure area that has emerged over Apalachee Bay in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico has a 70% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone over...
20:16, 2019-07-09

IMF gives Mozambique $118 million for Cyclone Idai rebuilding The International Monetary Fund will grant Mozambique a $118.2 million credit facility to help it rebuild infrastructure after a devastating cyclone ...
22:04, 2019-04-19

The Latest: Cyclone forecast to jog away from Indian coast VERAVAL, India (AP) — The Latest on Cyclone Vayu (all times local): ___ 12:30 p.m. Authorities say a very severe cyclone appears to have changed cour...
10:20, 2019-06-13

U.S. NHC says 30% chance for cyclone formation near Southern Mexico A trough of low pressure in the Bay of Campeche off the coast of Southern Mexico has a 30% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S...
14:24, 2019-10-16

Cyclone leaves trail of destruction across Mozambique Homes were destroyed and some areas were cut off and without power in Mozambique on Friday after Cyclone Kenneth made landfall, the second major stor...
10:56, 2019-04-26

NHC says 40% chance of cyclone over the central Atlantic Ocean A low pressure system located over the central Atlantic Ocean between Bermuda and the Azores has a 40% chance of developing into a cyclone in the nex...
07:44, 2019-10-07

At least 15 dead as Cyclone Fani moves to Bangladesh A mammoth preparation exercise that included the evacuation of more than 1 million people appears to have spared India a devastating death toll from ...
20:56, 2019-05-04

NHC says 40% chance of cyclone formation near South Carolina A small area of low pressure located few hundred miles southeast of Charleston, South Carolina has 40% chance of cyclone formation in the next 48 hou...
20:52, 2019-10-08

NHC says 40% chance of cyclone over southwestern Gulf of Mexico Shower and thunderstorm activity associated with a broad area of low pressure located over the southwestern Gulf of Mexico now has 40% chance of deve...
14:44, 2019-06-04

U.S. Hurricane Centre says 60% chance of cyclone over Bay of Campeche A broad area of low pressure over the Bay of Campeche has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurrica...
11:40, 2019-06-04

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone over far eastern Atlantic Ocean A low pressure system over the far eastern tropical Atlantic Ocean, off the west coast of Africa, has a 70% chance of developing into a cyclone in th...
09:04, 2019-10-14

U.S. NHC says 50% chance for cyclone formation near Southern Mexico A broad area of low pressure located in the Bay of Campeche, just offshore of the coast of Southern Mexico, has a 50% chance of becoming a cyclone in...
20:28, 2019-10-16

Rain grounds aid flights in cyclone-hit Mozambique Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, leaving communities in remote areas cut off with few supplies in the af...
13:52, 2019-04-29

NHC: 50% chance of cyclone over northwestern Gulf of Mexico A low pressure system located over the northwestern Gulf of Mexico, near the Texas coast, has a 50% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in t...
19:16, 2019-09-17

NHC sees 80% chance of cyclone off North Carolina A low pressure area located about 280 miles (451 km) south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina has an 80% chance of becoming a tropical cyclon...
08:44, 2019-08-26

Unilever pledges to halve use of new plastics Consumer goods giant to push reusable packs, refills and alternative materials and halve usage by 2025Unilever is to slash it use of virgin plastic b...
07:28, 2019-10-07

Man Pledges To Do 100 Holes Of Golf A Day For Charity LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Bradley Sutherland has set a goal of 100 holes of golf in a day to raise money for the Larry Gilbert-Dave Bunnell Fou...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Australia pledges more cash for spies Australia's main spy agency will receive more funding following an annual report that said it wasn't coping with demand. In 2018, ASIO had an annual ...
10:36, 2019-10-17

When Biking and Bears Don’t Mix Conservationists worry that the popularity of recreational mountain biking and e-bikes in public lands leads to unsafe conditions for humans, as well...
22:36, 2019-10-07

The Bears Are Evolving In life, there are a few fundamental facts: Grass is green, the sky is blue, and bears are bound to get stuck in Subarus. But bears aren’t just getti...
19:24, 2019-07-08

Cyclone Kenneth hits Mozambique after lashing Comoros Cyclone Kenneth battered northern Mozambique on Thursday with sustained winds of up to 220 km per hour (137 miles per hour) after killing three peop...
20:16, 2019-04-25

Weather system over eastern Florida has 50% chance of becoming cyclone - NHC A low pressure system located over eastern Florida has a 50% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (N...
15:04, 2019-07-09

Cyclone Fani slams India's east coast Powerful Cyclone Fani has left a trail of destruction after thrashing India's east coast. In Bangadesh, more than 2 million people have been evacuate...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Nor’easter that postponed Yankees game may become ‘bomb cyclone’ The heavy rainstorm expected to pound the Big Apple and a swath of the Northeast on Wednesday — and which canceled the Yankees-Astros playoff game — ...
19:32, 2019-10-16

U.S. NHC says 90% chance of cyclone formation near Cabo Verde Islands A large low pressure system located less than 300 miles southeast of Cabo Verde Islands has a 90% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, ...
20:32, 2019-10-14

Cyclone Fani kills at least 12 in India before swiping Bangladesh The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state, before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladesh o...
09:00, 2019-05-04

Cyclone Fani leaves several dead on path through India The storm has killed several people in India and left a swath of destruction along the country's east coast. Cyclone Fani is now on its way to Bangla...
11:16, 2019-05-04

'We're in constant crisis': cyclone-hit reservation forced to recover on its own Native Americans on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota are struggling after a winter hurricane, with no disaster relief from TrumpThe canyons...
08:56, 2019-05-10

India cyclone kills at least 33, hundreds of thousands homeless Hundreds of thousands of people were left homeless after a cyclone packing winds of about 200 km per hour slammed into eastern India, ripping out tin...
13:36, 2019-05-05

Death toll in Mozambique after Cyclone Kenneth jumps to 38 The number of people killed after Cyclone Kenneth slammed into Mozambique has jumped from five to 38, the country's disaster management institute sai...
14:24, 2019-04-29

Heavy rains threaten floods in cyclone-hit Mozambique Heavy rains pounded northern Mozambique on Saturday, fuelling fears of flooding two days after a cyclone hit the coast, flattened buildings and knock...
11:28, 2019-04-27

Cyclone kills one, leaves trail of destruction in Mozambique Cyclone Kenneth killed at least one person and left a trail of destruction in northern Mozambique, destroying houses, ripping up trees and knocking o...
19:12, 2019-04-26

Millions in India brace for 'very severe' cyclone Fani Cyclone Fani is expected to unleash extensive destruction when it smashes into northeastern India. Nearly a million people have been evacuated ahead ...
20:32, 2019-05-02

Rescuers rush to help as serious flooding starts in cyclone-hit Mozambique Rescuers were moving in to help people trapped by rapidly rising floodwater in the northern Mozambique city of Pemba on Sunday, home to 200,000 peop...
10:40, 2019-04-28

A new 'bomb cyclone' blizzard hits U.S. Plains and Midwest A "bomb cyclone" blizzard, the second in a month, hit the Rockies on Wednesday and spun into the U.S. Plains and Midwest, bringing fears of more floo...
11:40, 2019-04-11

Zimbabwe seeks $613 million aid from donors after drought, cyclone Zimbabwe appealed on Tuesday for $613 million in aid from local and foreign donors to cover food imports and help with a humanitarian crisis after a ...
21:12, 2019-04-09

Cyclone Kenneth batters Comoros and heads to Mozambique Violent winds of up to 140 kph (87 mph) lashed the East African island nation of Comoros overnight, killing three people, authorities said on Thursda...
16:00, 2019-04-25

Cholera vaccinations launched in post-cyclone Mozambique Health officials launched a vaccination campaign in Mozambique's cyclone-hit port city of Beira on Wednesday in an effort to contain an outbreak of c...
10:42, 2019-04-09

On cyclone-shattered island in Mozambique, shock and debris IBO ISLAND, Mozambique (AP) — Cyclone Kenneth in northern Mozambique ripped the island of Ibo apart. Nearly a week after the storm roared in, a visit...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Cholera outbreak declared in cyclone-hit northern Mozambique Officials declared a cholera outbreak in northern Mozambique on Thursday, a week after cyclone winds, floods and heavy rains hit the area, local tele...
22:08, 2019-05-02

India evacuates more than 1 million ahead of devastating cyclone India has evacuated more than one million people on the country’s eastern coast as a devastating cyclone barrels toward the country. The state ...
06:28, 2019-05-03

Cyclone Kenneth is one of the strongest storms to hit mainland Africa Cyclone Kenneth made landfall in Mozambique on 25 April and may have been intensified by climate change. The storm could dump nearly a metre of rain ...
17:36, 2019-04-26

India prepares for ‘extremely severe’ Bay of Bengal cyclone NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities have evacuated hundreds of thousands of people along the country’s eastern coast ahead of a cyclone moving ...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Cyclone kills one, leaves trail of destruction across Mozambique Cyclone Kenneth killed at least one person and left a trail of destruction in northern Mozambique, destroying houses, ripping up trees and knocking o...
13:04, 2019-04-26

Fears for cyclone-hit communities in Mozambique as rains return Torrential rain returned to batter northern Mozambique on Tuesday, derailing aid operations and dumping more water on the port city of Pemba just day...
14:56, 2019-04-30

Salvini pledges ‘shock’ proposals before EU elections MILAN (AP) — Italian vice premier Matteo Salvini is pledging new “shock” proposals to relaunch Italy’s economy during a campaign ra...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Will India energy pledges lead to CO2 rise? India's political parties promise free electricity to farmers and ambitious infrastructure projects....
11:00, 2019-05-17

Theresa May pledges to make UK aid spending more eco-friendly Prime minister will tell G20 leaders they are last generation that can limit global warmingTheresa May is to pledge that Britain’s aid budget will in...
00:52, 2019-06-29

Enel pledges to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 70% to 2030 Italy's biggest utility Enel aims to cut its direct greenhouse gas emissions by 70% to 2030 as a step towards its 2050 full decarbonisation target....
13:40, 2019-09-18

Amazon Pledges to Be Carbon Neutral by 2040 To help meet its goal, Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s chief executive, said the company was ordering 100,000 electric delivery trucks....
16:44, 2019-09-19

Amazon pledges 100% renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by...
01:56, 2019-09-21

Low pay in the garment industry still a reality despite pledges – study Report finds fashion brands use living wage rhetoric to improve social sustainability perceptionCommitments by global fashion brands to pay the livin...
15:28, 2019-05-30

Trump pledges 'very big trade deal' to UK's Johnson US President Donald Trump praised Boris Johnson as the "right man" to deliver Brexit while meeting the UK prime minister in France. Trump also pledge...
13:20, 2019-08-25

Joshua pledges to ‘beat up’ Ruiz in rematch British heavyweight Anthony Joshua lost his world titles in a stunning upset in New York The post Joshua pledges to ‘beat up’ Ruiz in rematch appeare...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Labour pledges to stop NHS prescription charges Labour is to announce a pledge to abolish prescription charges in England at its party conference next week....
01:16, 2019-09-22

Finland pledges to become carbon neutral by 2035 New leftist government sets ambitious target as it plans major rise in public spendingFinland’s new left-leaning coalition government has pledged to ...
15:12, 2019-06-04

Unilever pledges to halve its use of new plastic by 2025 Consumer goods giant Unilever vowed to halve the amount of new plastic it uses over the next five years, by shifting to more recyclable and alternati...
12:16, 2019-10-07

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5m to help save the Amazon Earth Alliance, an environmental group co-founded by the actor, said donation will help ‘focus critical resources’ amid wildfiresEarth Alliance, an e...
17:08, 2019-08-26

Bet on oddsmakers underestimating the Bears The Bears exceeded all expectations last year with a 12-4 record, going way over their season win total of seven, so it’s not surprising bookmakers h...
17:16, 2019-08-12

Rugby World Cup pool stage could be hit as cyclone heads for Japan • Tropical storm Faxai expected to become a typhoon• World Cup organisers ready to move games aroundA tropical cyclone heading for Tokyo has brought ...
19:32, 2019-09-05

Floods destroy homes, trap families in cyclone-hit Mozambique Rescuers raced to help people caught in rising floodwaters in cyclone-hit northern Mozambique on Sunday as houses collapsed and heavy rains raised fe...
18:56, 2019-04-28

Mozambique needs $3.2 billion for post-cyclone reconstruction: local media Mozambique will need about $3.2 billion in aid to rebuild infrastructure destroyed by two recent cyclones, government officials were quoted by local...
19:28, 2019-05-15

UN chief calls for ‘far greater support’ for Cyclone Idai response The world needs to step up support for the survivors of Tropical Cyclone Idai, the UN Secretary-General said on Friday, in a strong personal appeal a...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Cyclone Fani expected to intensify as it heads toward eastern India Cyclone Fani is expected to intensify into an "extremely severe" storm as it heads toward the coast of the eastern Indian state of Odisha, the India ...
08:00, 2019-04-30

United Nations gives Mozambique $13 million for Cyclone Kenneth damage The United Nations will grant Mozambique and the Comoros Islands $13 million in emergency funds to help provide food and water and repair damage to i...
09:04, 2019-04-29

Flooding starts in Mozambique after cyclone, death toll rises to five Mozambican officials on Saturday urged those living near two rivers in the country's north to move to higher ground, as Cyclone Kenneth dumped heavy ...
16:48, 2019-04-27

India to evacuate thousands as cyclone nears west coast Indian authorities are preparing to evacuate 300,000 people along the western coast as a severe cyclone is expected to make landfall on Thursday morn...
17:20, 2019-06-11

India, Bangladesh: Cyclone Fani leaves thousands homeless Emergency teams across north east India and in Bangladesh are working to repair water and energy supplies after Cyclone Fani. Buildings, communities ...
17:32, 2019-05-05

India’s west coast hunkers down as Cyclone Vayu approaches VERAVAL, India (AP) — Authorities have evacuated nearly 300,000 people from India’s western coastline ahead of a very severe cyclone that’...
07:08, 2019-06-13

Cyclone Fani: 12 dead as Bangladesh and India assess damage More than two million people in at-risk areas were moved into shelters, saving livesThe strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least ...
12:56, 2019-05-04

Cyclone Fani slams eastern coast of India with 150 mph winds Cyclone Fani slammed into India’s eastern coast Friday, killing at least three people as winds of up to 150 mph – the equivalent of a Category 4 hurr...
14:32, 2019-05-03

Cyclone Fani hits India's east coast – in pictures A category 5 storm has torn through the Bay of Bengal, lashing beaches with rain and winds of up to 205km/h, affecting weather as far away as Mount E...
13:08, 2019-05-03

Cyclone batters Bangladesh after major disaster averted in India Cyclone Fani left a trail of destruction in eastern India but evacuations appeared to have saved many lives. The weakened storm is now threatening lo...
16:40, 2019-05-04

Cyclone Kenneth batters Comoros as heads to Mozambique, Tanzania Violent winds of up to 140 kph lashed the East African island nation of Comoros overnight, killing three people, authorities said on Thursday, as tro...
12:48, 2019-04-25

India assesses damage as Cyclone Fani moves to Bangladesh NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian officials are trying to find out if there are any casualties from Cyclone Fani, after one of the biggest storms to hit the ea...
10:08, 2019-05-04

Cyclone Idai's death toll over 1,000, hundreds of thousands displaced Hundreds of thousands of people are still in need of aid after Cyclone Idai battered Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi in March....
10:36, 2019-04-15

Cyclone Vayu poised to hit India as year’s 2nd major storm NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian authorities are bracing for a severe cyclone strengthening in the Arabian Sea that’s set to make landfall in the wester...
08:24, 2019-06-12

United Nations chief calls for more support for cyclone-hit Mozambique U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the international community to provide more aid to Mozambique, where two cyclones spurr...
20:12, 2019-07-11

India plans to evacuate 800,000 as cyclone nears east coast India will use boats, buses and trains to evacuate 800,000 people along its east coast on Thursday ahead of an approaching cyclone that is forecast t...
07:08, 2019-05-02

Google pledges $1B to tackle housing problem it help create SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is making a $1 billion commitment to address the soaring price of housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, a problem that t...
23:04, 2019-06-18

Corbyn pledges Labour transparency on UK carbon footprint Labour in power would change law to reveal imported emissions and ‘carbon leakage’The UK will stop hiding its “true impact” on the climate by reveali...
07:56, 2019-07-14

Australia pledges $68 million more in aid to drought-stricken farmers Australia will set aside an additional A$100 million ($68 million) to support drought-stricken farmers as continued dry weather threatens business fo...
08:44, 2019-09-27

Simeone pledges future to Atletico despite player exodus "Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has pledged his future to the Liga club despite an expected exodus of senior players from the Estadio Metropolit...
14:32, 2019-05-22

Incoming top EU climate official pledges to tax polluting imports The EU will start work immediately on a tax on polluting foreign firms in an effort to shelter EU businesses striving to meet a goal of becoming clim...
20:52, 2019-10-08

McConnell pledges vote on 9/11 bill after Stewart criticism WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to call a Senate vote on a bill ensuring that a victims’ compensation fund ...
00:00, 2019-06-26

2020 Democrat Jay Inslee pledges to cut oil and gas subsidies and to 'end' fracking Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee introduced a plan Monday to end all federal government subsidies for fossil fuel companies and stop prod...
14:12, 2019-06-24

Sonic The Hedgehog director pledges to "fix" his fucked-up mammal son Responses to this week’s first major trailer for the Sonic The Hedgehog movie have been decidedly mixed, with reactions ranging from “Oh, hey, Jim Ca...
04:24, 2019-05-03

United Nations Says 80 Countries May Ramp Up Climate Pledges The countries may increase their climate goals, but the United Nations says that to avert extreme warming, an “exponential increase in ambition” is n...
23:16, 2019-05-28

MacKenzie Bezos pledges half of $35B fortune to charity MacKenzie Bezos said on Tuesday that she would pledge half of her enormous fortune to charity, something her ex-husband, Jeff, has been criticized fo...
16:40, 2019-05-28

Labour pledges to scrap primary Sats if elected Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he would scrap national tests, known as Sats, in primary schools....
17:36, 2019-04-16

Amazon pledges 100 percent renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by...
20:44, 2019-09-20

MacKenzie Bezos pledges more than half her wealth to charity Jeff Bezos’ former wife, known as world’s 22nd richest person with $36.6bn fortune, signs up to the Giving PledgeMacKenzie Bezos, who recently became...
19:16, 2019-05-28

Japan's PM pledges to act after homeless men denied typhoon refuge Shinzo Abe says pair should have had access to shelter in Tokyo during Typhoon HagibisThe Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, has promised to take a...
17:20, 2019-10-15

City pledges to replace disgusting gum-covered signs The city on Wednesday pledged to replace street signs that tourists on double-decker buses have been plastering with chewed-up wads of gum — fo...
21:12, 2019-09-18

Labour pledges to end in-work poverty within first full term Labour will end the "modern-day scourge" of in-work poverty within the party's first full term back in office, John McDonnell is to promise....
02:40, 2019-07-17

China pledges new impetus in climate efforts after 2020 China will inject new impetus into climate change efforts after 2020, and use its Belt and Road initiative to boost cooperation in the fight on globa...
04:40, 2019-09-24

Nicola Zingaretti pledges to take on Italy's rightwing government Leader of centre-left Democratic party is third in the polls for European electionsNicola Zingaretti, the new leader of Italy’s centre-left Democrati...
12:48, 2019-05-15

Gucci owner pledges to stop using underage models The luxury fashion group Kering, which also owns Balenciaga and Alexander McQueen, makes commitments on model welfare and the environment at the Cope...
17:00, 2019-05-15

Ursula von der Leyen pledges to fight for balance among EU states The upcoming EU leader Ursula von der Leyen said she would try to bring balance between "smaller and bigger countries" and various regions of the blo...
20:28, 2019-07-30

The Latest: Pritzker pledges immediate action on DCFS woes SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on recommendations to improve the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (all times local): 12 p.m. ...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Tory government pledges £25bn for road improvement Sajid Javid unveils plans for freer-flowing road infrastructure and more efficient bus network Chancellor Sajid Javid will outline a £25bn road netwo...
12:52, 2019-09-30

Political cartoon site The Nib has lost its funding, pledges to go on If you’ve spent much time on Twitter over the last few years, you’re probably familiar with The Nib, the political cartoon site and magazine founded ...
22:52, 2019-06-29

Sajid Javid pledges £400m further education funding Sajid Javid promises to invest in education for 16 to 19-year-olds, ahead of the spending review....
11:24, 2019-08-31

Labour pledges free personal care for over-65s in England Help with dressing, washing and meals will be paid for by the state in England, costing £6bn a year....
04:12, 2019-09-23

Trump pledges to sanction Turkey over Syria offensive Donald Trump has announced sanctions against Turkish officials over Ankara's incursion against Syrian Kurds. On Twitter, the US president also said G...
23:32, 2019-10-14

Google pledges to use recycled materials for consumer devices SAN FRANCISCO – Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next y...
18:12, 2019-08-06

Trump pledges to sanction Turkey over Syria incursion Donald Trump has announced sanctions against Turkish officials over Ankara's incursion against Syrian Kurds. He also criticized European allies for n...
00:20, 2019-10-15

Trump pledges 'complete support' for Brazil's Bolsonaro U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday pledged "complete support" for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who has engaged in a war of words with Fren...
17:28, 2019-08-27

Johnson pledges to make all immigrants learn English Tory leadership contender says English is not first language in too many parts of countryBoris Johnson has said there are “too many parts of our coun...
16:44, 2019-07-05

Labour pledges to create 70,000 more jobs in offshore windfarms Corbyn commits to 37 new windfarms in green industrial revolution election pushJeremy Corbyn will unveil plans to create another 70,000 jobs in offsh...
09:40, 2019-10-09

Naruhito pledges to 'always think of the people' while taking Japan's throne Japan celebrated their new emperor as symbols of power officially passed to Naruhito after his father's three-decade rule. In his speech, Naruhito pl...
12:52, 2019-05-01

The Chicago Bears' Kickers Are In Hell The Chicago Bears have been trying all sorts of methods to move on from January’s season-ending double-doink. Nothing seems to be working....
19:00, 2019-06-12

Here’s why grizzly bears are starving to death The photos are absolutely unbearable. Heart-wrenching images of an emaciated mother bear and her two cubs in Canada are sparking concern for the furr...
02:32, 2019-10-04

We’ve seen Bears lineman naked for the last time This wasn’t the kind of exposure the Chicago Bears were looking for, and they’re trying to make sure it won’t happen again. Bears c...
22:16, 2019-09-25

Bears’ Mitchell Trubisky has become concerning MVP pick Fans have cooled their enthusiasm for Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. The second-year signal-caller was a stunningly popular bet to win the NFL ...
17:16, 2019-09-23

Barry becomes hurricane as it bears down on Louisiana: NHC Storm Barry was upgraded to hurricane status on Saturday as it moved onto Louisiana with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph (120 km/h), and its center...
18:00, 2019-07-13

Five Pounds of Gummi Bears For $11 Is the Best Deal of the Day Here’s five pounds (pounds!) of Albanese Candy Gummi Bears for $11. There are 12 flavors in the bag, and they have amazing reviews. I don’t know what...
20:08, 2019-07-31

Family Of Bears Take Over Man's Car And The Pics Are Hilarious A man in Tennessee, USA, was recently shocked to find that a family of bears had taken over his car....
13:24, 2019-05-23

One man’s crusade to help humans and bears coexist In “Down From the Mountain,” Bryce Andrews delivers a first-hand account of the dilemmas facing farmers in bear country....
14:16, 2019-05-17

Broncos vs. Bears: Chicago will struggle again BRONCOS (+2½) over Bears: Customers were pounding Da Bears in Super Bowl futures as if Vegas was about to run out of ticket paper. Chicago’s defense ...
09:40, 2019-09-15

Packers nip Bears in low-scoring affair CHICAGO — The Monsters of the Midway showed up for the NFL’s season opener. They were wearing gold, green and white. In a defensive battle also marke...
05:52, 2019-09-06

The Bears' Search For A New Kicker Has Already Gotten Pretty Sad The Chicago Bears are still searching for a new kicker after Cody Parkey’s double-doink knocked the team out of the playoffs this past season. That, ...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Panda bears: Not as mysterious as we once thought Panda bears eat bamboo. We all know that. But we also all know that bears are meat eaters. A new study indicates the panda bears' change of diet from...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Here’s What Tropical Storm Barry Looks Like From Space A severe storm that threatens to strike Louisiana as a hurricane officially became Tropical Storm Barry on Thursday, the National Hurricane Center (N...
22:48, 2019-07-11

Chantal weakens to a tropical depression: NHC Chantal has weakened to a tropical depression and is expected to become a post-tropical remnant low by Friday night, the National Hurricane Center (N...
05:48, 2019-08-22

The worst US tropical system this year may not even have a name Enlarge / A Tuesday morning satellite image shows a broad tropical system moving toward Texas. (credit: NOAA) It's possible that the most damaging ...
16:56, 2019-09-17

The best tropical prints for all ages – in pictures Tropical prints have had an update: less garish, more muted. Mix patterned pieces with tonal separates. Soft pink shorts look chic paired with burgun...
09:04, 2019-07-26

What Do You Mean They Almost Called It the 'Tropical Moist Forest' I have never considered myself someone who, without exception, finds the word “moist” gross. I don’t object to the use of the word—if something is mo...
00:00, 2019-09-17

Tropical Depression Six forms in the Atlantic A low-pressure system strengthened into Tropical Depression Six, midway between Bermuda and the United States, the National Hurricane Center said on ...
23:40, 2019-08-26

Fernand weakens into tropical depression: NHC Fernand weakened into a tropical depression and will likely dissipate Wednesday night or early Thursday, the National Hurricane Center said in its la...
01:40, 2019-09-05

Erin weakens to a tropical depression: NHC Erin, the fifth tropical storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, has weakened to a tropical depression and is moving north-northwestward, the Na...
18:28, 2019-08-28

Gabrielle regenerates into tropical storm: U.S. NHC Post tropical storm Gabrielle regenerated into a tropical storm in the Atlantic on Friday, and is expected to become a hurricane early next week, the...
17:52, 2019-09-06

Imelda weakens into tropical depression: NHC Imelda weakened into a tropical depression, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday, adding that heavy rains and life-threatening flash fl...
02:48, 2019-09-18

NHC says Karen weakens to a tropical depression Karen has degenerated into a tropical depression, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Friday....
17:32, 2019-09-27

Tropical moisture possible late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moistu...
15:00, 2019-09-19

Tropical moisture moving in this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moistu...
14:36, 2019-09-19

Tropical moisture late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moistu...
15:48, 2019-09-19

Tracking Tropical Storm Lorena TUCSON – We could see some tropical moisture by the end of the weekend and into early next week! Tropical Storm Lorena is off the Western Coast...
17:44, 2019-09-18

Tropical moisture possible early next week! TUCSON – Another quiet day for most with some isolated activity for higher elevations to the south and east of Tucson. We could get some tropic...
14:48, 2019-09-18

India evacuating 1.2 million people as cyclone menaces east coast India has accelerated efforts to evacuate more than a million people along its northeast coastline as a cyclone intensifies ahead of landfall on Frid...
19:32, 2019-05-02

More than 3,400 classrooms damaged or destroyed by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, says UN Children’s Fund More than 305,000 children in Mozambique are losing out on lessons at school since the devastating floods caused by Cyclone Idai, which struck southe...
17:08, 2019-04-19

Cyclone Fani’s death toll rises as storm hovers over Bangladesh Cyclone Fani’s death toll is rising as the storm hovers over the coast of southwestern Bangladesh. At least 12 people in eastern India were killed wh...
18:40, 2019-05-04

Rescuers deploy, homes collapse amid flooding in cyclone-hit Mozambique Rescuers were racing to help people caught in fast-rising floodwaters in Mozambique's cyclone-hit city of Pemba on Sunday, as houses collapsed in one...
15:44, 2019-04-28

Cyclone Fani hits India’s east coast; 1.2 million evacuated NEW DELHI (AP) — Cyclone Fani has made landfall on India’s eastern coast as a grade 5 storm, lashing the emptied beaches with rain and wind gus...
08:44, 2019-05-03

Cyclone Idai: emergency getting ‘bigger by the hour’, warns UN food agency The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said on Tuesday, warning that the ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Cyclone Fani hits Indian coast, a million people evacuated A powerful cyclone lashed coastal areas of eastern India on Friday with torrential rain and winds gusting up to 200 kilometers per hour (124 mph), bu...
08:00, 2019-05-03

India evacuates hundreds of thousands as cyclone Vayu builds fury India evacuated hundreds of thousands of people to shelters along the coast in its western state of Gujarat as a cyclone gathering intensity over the...
11:08, 2019-06-12

Rain grounds Mozambique aid flights as cyclone death toll hits 38 Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, hampering efforts to reach survivors of Cyclone Kenneth as the death to...
15:28, 2019-04-29

India evacuates more than a million people ahead of cyclone Fani's landfall India has evacuated more than a million people living along its east coast ahead of an extremely severe cyclone that is due to make landfall on Frida...
05:36, 2019-05-03

UN allocates $20 million in emergency funding, as Cyclone Idai disaster unfolds As the full scale of the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai in southern Africa continues to be assessed, the UN and humanitarian partners are ramping...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Heavy rains lash Mozambique after cyclone, death toll rises to five Heavy rains pounded northern Mozambique on Saturday, fuelling fears of flooding two days after Cyclone Kenneth smashed into the coast, flattening bui...
15:44, 2019-04-27

World Banks scales up support for Cyclone Idai hit nations to $700 million The World Bank has increased emergency support for the three southern African countries affected by a devastating cyclone that killed hundreds in Mar...
13:20, 2019-05-03

As rains break, aid workers rush to reach cyclone victims in Mozambique Aid workers in northern Mozambique scrambled planes and helicopters packed with aid to communities cut off, sometimes without any supplies, for at le...
11:44, 2019-04-30

UN aid teams scramble to reach ‘most remote places’ cut off by Cyclone Kenneth in Mozambique With heavy rains expected to continue in the coming days across northern Mozambique, access to the most remote areas affected by Cyclone Kenneth “rem...
17:44, 2019-04-30

Forked lightning cuts through sky – worst since 1999 super cyclone that killed 10,000 BOLTS of forked lightning caused by Cyclone Fani have been captured cutting through the sky....
15:56, 2019-05-03

India braces for ‘extremely severe’ Cyclone Fani to make landfall NEW DELHI — Hundreds of thousands of people were evacuated along India’s eastern coast on Thursday as authorities braced for a cyclone moving through...
19:20, 2019-05-02

Goodale pledges $1M to UN extremism fund but mum on forcing content removal The pledge contained no updates on whether the Canadian government is still considering forcing social media companies to remove extremist content....
18:52, 2019-06-26

McConnell pledges to reauthorize 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund in August WASHINGTON – During an emotional meeting, a group of 9/11 first responders persuaded Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Tuesday to commit t...
00:36, 2019-06-26

Iraq government pledges to investigate live firing on protesters Interior ministry spokesman denies claims security forces clashed with demonstratorsAn Iraqi interior ministry spokesman says an investigation is und...
21:52, 2019-10-06

Greece will proudly raise its head again, pledges new PM after poll victory Greece's new leader today vowed the country will "proudly raise its head again" after his conservative New Democracy party stormed to victory in a sn...
13:08, 2019-07-08

France pledges to press Iran to comply with nuclear deal France will continue pressuring Iran to comply with the 2015 nuclear deal, a top official said Saturday. “We must do everything we can to contribute ...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Steve Bruce pledges to ‘prove the doubters wrong’ at Newcastle • New Newcastle head coach hopes to win over sceptics• ‘There are big shoes to fill. But I’ll give it everything’Steve Bruce has vowed to win over th...
18:04, 2019-07-18

China coal mine approvals surge despite climate pledges Approvals for new coal mine construction in China have surged in 2019, government documents showed, with Beijing expecting consumption of the commodi...
09:20, 2019-08-06

Pompeo pledges ‘collective defense' of shipping threatened by Iran U.S. and European allies will cooperate to protect international shipping from threats posed by Iran, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
04:32, 2019-07-26

Biden pledges to bring back ObamaCare individual mandate Joe Biden sought to distance himself from some of the more liberal policies espoused by fellow Democrats, including a single Medicare for All health ...
18:52, 2019-07-05

Virgin Media pledges gigabit broadband to millions of homes The broadband provider aims to deliver gigabit speeds to 15 million homes by the end of 2021....
04:04, 2019-07-25

Pence pledges return to moon at Apollo 11 anniversary event Emotion filled astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday as he stood on the launch pad at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center — the exact same spot where his histori...
00:48, 2019-07-21

Scheer pledges to get rid of admissions fees for Canada’s national museums Andrew Scheer made the announcement on an otherwise quiet day, as the party leaders prepare for the English-language debate later today....
16:44, 2019-10-07

National Grid pledges to deliver natural gas after Cuomo order National Grid pledged to deliver natural gas to over 1,100 customers stranded without service — after the Cuomo administration ordered the company to...
01:36, 2019-10-12

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 mln for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbours prepare for the impact...
06:00, 2019-08-13

Biden pledges to end HIV epidemic by 2025 — five years earlier than Trump HANOVER, New Hampshire — 2020 Democratic front-runner Joe Biden pledged to end the HIV epidemic within five years after being elected, a timeline tha...
23:28, 2019-08-23

Taiwan pledges help for Hong Kong protesters seeking sanctuary More than 30 protesters arrive in Taiwan to seek shelter from prosecutionTaiwan’s government has said it will provide assistance to Hong Kong protest...
13:56, 2019-07-19

Eurogroup chief urges Italy to respect debt pledges BRUSSELS (AP) — Mario Centeno, who chairs meetings of the finance ministers from the 19 countries that use the euro currency, has urged Italy to reas...
14:28, 2019-06-13

Big Tech still pursuing oil industry deals despite pledges to slash emissions Employee activism and outside pressure have pushed big tech companies like Amazon, Microsoft and Google into promising to slash their carbon emission...
19:32, 2019-10-02

German Chancellor Angela Merkel pledges aid to Burkina Faso OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pledged 46 million euros ($51 million) to help Burkina Faso fight Islamic extrem...
12:36, 2019-05-02

Mexico president gives Democrats the pledges they were looking for on USMCA trade deal Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador vowed in writing Thursday to pursue the labor reforms that House Democrats say are crucial if they are ...
23:56, 2019-10-17

Ed Woodward pledges faith in Ole Gunnar Solskjær at Manchester United Club recorded revenue of £627.1m in the last financial yearWoodward: ‘We will continue to focus on long-term strategy’Manchester United’s executive v...
17:44, 2019-09-24

'It was a political lynch mob': Steve King pledges to fight GOP over his exile Rep. Steve King, hellbent on making a congressional comeback, is vowing to look at all procedural options to force his way back onto the committees f...
11:20, 2019-06-05

Jagmeet Singh pledges to build 500,000 new affordable homes in 10 years Leader Jagmeet Singh didn't provide details on how he would achieve that goal, saying only that he will have more announcements about it....
16:00, 2019-09-17

French fashion group Kering pledges to hire only over-18 models Kering, the French fashion group whose brands include Gucci and Saint Laurent, said it would only work with models aged over 18, as the fashion indus...
11:36, 2019-05-15

Trump pledges not to use stolen information in 2020 re-election campaign U.S. President Donald Trump pledged Monday not to use information stolen by foreign adversaries in his 2020 reelection campaign, even as he wrongly i...
00:28, 2019-05-14

Corbyn pledges Labour will back referendum on any Brexit deal Leader says his party would ‘do whatever is necessary to stop a disastrous no-deal outcome’Jeremy Corbyn has pledged that Labour will back a second r...
00:04, 2019-05-30

Salesforce pledges skill training as part of Trump program INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Business software company Salesforce says it aims to provide skills training to 500,000 people as part of a Trump administration ...
19:44, 2019-05-16

Graduation speaker pledges to pay class of 2019 student debt ATLANTA (AP) — A billionaire technology investor and philanthropist says his family is providing grants to wipe out the student debt of the entire 20...
18:08, 2019-05-19

Leonardo DiCaprio-backed fund pledges $5M in aid for Amazon wildfires Leonardo DiCaprio has joined with other philanthropists in pledging $5 million dollars through their environmental foundation to aid the Amazon as ma...
22:32, 2019-08-25

French Titans’ Pledges to Notre-Dame Pass €600 Million The Arnault and Pinault families were among those who said they would devote resources and skills to the restoration of the cathedral, a symbol of Fr...
19:16, 2019-04-16

Scheer pledges mandatory 5-year sentence for child abuse Scheer says he will ensure sentences for sexual crimes against children take into account the length and severity of abuse....
18:36, 2019-05-23

Google pledges $1B to tackle housing crunch it helped create SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is making a $1 billion commitment to address the soaring price of housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, a problem that t...
00:12, 2019-06-19

Google Pledges $1 Billion to Ease Bay Area Housing Crisis Google is the latest technology company to address the housing problems caused by the tech industry’s success....
20:36, 2019-06-18

The Latest: Hong Kong leader pledges to listen to the people HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests on the anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Hong Kong’s leader...
03:36, 2019-07-01

Acting medical system chief pledges changes to senior staff BALTIMORE (AP) — The acting chief executive of the University of Maryland Medical System is pledging “significant changes” to senior staf...
01:20, 2019-05-24

MacKenzie Bezos pledges to donate half her $37bn fortune The ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos pledges to give half of her $37bn fortune to charity....
17:24, 2019-05-28

Save the polar bears, of course … but it’s the solenodons we really need to worry about Helping the critically endangered mammal is vital because it’s the last survivor on its branch of the evolutionary treeSolenodons are some of Earth’s...
16:28, 2019-06-01

Mitchell Trubisky and Bears could be in for a terrible fall If sports betting is essentially “arguing with money,” then one of the hottest arguments this summer involves how good, or disappointing, the 2019 Ch...
18:20, 2019-08-16

It Is Hazardous To Be A Bears Kicker Under Matt Nagy If you want the simplest, hardest piece of news from Kalyn Kahler’s fantastic writeup for Sports Illustrated of the Chicago Bears’ offseason kicking ...
16:00, 2019-08-22

Kentucky man finds unlicensed bears behind wheel of car GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WFIE) – An Owensboro barber’s wild experience last week is gaining some attention on Facebook. Chad Morris, who is the o...
20:28, 2019-05-21

Over 400,000 advised to evacuate as storm bears down on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa bore down on the country, forcing the cancellations of hundreds of flig...
04:52, 2019-08-15

Sun bears copy each other's facial expressions to communicate The world's smallest bears, sun bears, copy one another's facial expressions as a means of communication. Few other animals are known to do this...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Chicago Bears Some people are fans of the Chicago Bears. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Chicago Bears. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for t...
19:20, 2019-08-22

Dorian now a hurricane as it bears down on Puerto Rico Dorian has been upgraded to a hurricane as the churning storm prepares to strike Puerto Rico on Wednesday — with 75-mph winds and heavy rains that co...
20:52, 2019-08-28

NFL to begin 100th season with Packers-Bears The newly dedicated statue of Chicago Bears and Pro Football Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton stands outside Soldier Field during an unveiling...
00:12, 2019-09-06

Group wants grizzly bears restored to more US states BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife advocates are seeking a court order that would force U.S. officials to consider if grizzly bears should be restored t...
20:40, 2019-06-27

Bears in Russian zoo predict Ukrainian election "Anyone but Poroshenko!" cried the crowd in a Russian zoo on Thursday as a brown bear made its way toward a butternut squash bearing a picture of Ukr...
16:08, 2019-04-09

Bears cool off and May signs off: Wednesday’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
15:16, 2019-07-24

How to Get a Flight Waiver Because of Tropical Storm Dorian As of Wednesday morning, Tropical Storm Dorian is nearing both the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. According to CNN, some residents of Puerto Ri...
22:36, 2019-08-28

Tropical Storm Barry hits Louisiana After making landfall as a Category 1 hurricane, the powerful storm was downgraded to tropical storm. But authorities have warned that the worst is y...
05:12, 2019-07-14

Tropical Storm Imelda forms near Texas: NHC Tropical storm Imelda, the ninth of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, has formed about 40 miles (65 km) southwest of Galveston, Texas, the U.S. Nat...
21:08, 2019-09-17

Tropical Depression Eight forms over Eastern Atlantic: U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Eight has formed in the Eastern Atlantic and is forecast to become a tropical storm on Wednesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Cen...
23:28, 2019-09-03

Tropical depression Ten forms over central Atlantic: U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Ten has formed over the central tropical Atlantic and is expected to become a tropical storm later on Tuesday, the U.S. National ...
17:48, 2019-09-17

Tropical Storm Gabrielle forms in Atlantic: NHC Tropical Depression Eight has strengthened into Storm Gabrielle over the Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Wednesday....
12:28, 2019-09-04

Tropical depression likely to form in Gulf of Mexico: U.S. NHC A storm system in the Gulf of Mexico could develop into a tropical depression later on Thursday, likely bringing hurricane conditions across the nort...
08:44, 2019-07-11

Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane by Wednesday Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Wednesday, forecasters said Sunday as the tempest barreled toward the Caribbean. ...
21:20, 2019-08-25

New tropical storm forms off southern Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — A new tropical storm has formed far off Mexico’s southern coast, and the U.S. National Hurricane Center says it’s like...
18:24, 2019-06-30

Enjoy these 10 tropical cocktails at the spots where they were invented Iconic island spots for perfected tropical tipples        ...
23:28, 2019-04-15

Depression Thirteen likely to strengthen into tropical storm: U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Thirteen is expected to become a tropical storm later on Monday and a hurricane by Tuesday night or early Wednesday over the east...
15:36, 2019-09-23

These 5 tropical plants may 'provide anticancer benefits' New research examined several plants that people have used to treat cancer since ancient times. The study identified five plants with anticancer bene...
10:44, 2019-05-27

Tropical storm Jerry likely to become a hurricane later today: NHC Tropical storm Jerry is expected to strengthen into a hurricane later on Thursday, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory....
09:24, 2019-09-19

India suspends operations in major east Indian port after cyclone warning India has suspended operations at a major port on its east coast until an impending cyclone makes landfall on Friday, a port official in the mineral ...
16:40, 2019-05-01

Berthing of ships halted at Sikka port in west India as cyclone approaches India's Sikka Ports and Terminals Ltd, which handles crude oil and refined products for Reliance Industries Ltd, closed berthing of vessels at its we...
08:40, 2019-06-12

Towns evacuate, tourists flee as cyclone churns toward Indian northeast coast India has evacuated more than 300,000 people along its northeast coastline by boat, bus and train ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall on F...
14:16, 2019-05-02

Cyclone hits Bangladesh after battering India, mass evacuations save lives The strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least 12 people in eastern Odisha state, before swinging north-eastwards into Bangladesh o...
12:28, 2019-05-04

Towns evacuate, tourists flee as cyclone churns towards Indian northeast coast India has evacuated more than 200,000 people along its northeast coastline by boat, bus and train ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall on F...
10:36, 2019-05-02

Towns evacuate, tourists flee as cyclone menaces India's east coast India has evacuated more than 300,000 people along its northeast coastline by boat, bus and train ahead of a severe cyclone due to make landfall on F...
15:16, 2019-05-02

India's Modi flies over cyclone-ravaged east, promises millions to rebuild Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi saw for himself the damage wreaked by a powerful cyclone on Monday, pledging an extra 10 billion rupees ($144.19 ...
15:40, 2019-05-06

Cyclone Fani hits India's east coast after huge evacuation operation The powerful cyclone Fani has struck India's eastern coast, bringing high winds and torrential rain. More than a million people were taken to safety ...
09:44, 2019-05-03

Thousands of people evacuated as India prepares for ‘phenomenal’ conditions from Cyclone Fani Hundreds of thousands of people were evacuated along India's eastern coast on Thursday as authorities braced for a cyclone moving through the Bay of ...
18:12, 2019-05-02

Cyclone Fani hits India, UN moves to protect vulnerable refugees in Bangladesh One of the strongest storms to batter India in decades made landfall near the northeastern coastal city of Puri on Friday morning. UN agencies are mo...
22:28, 2019-05-03

UN chief urges donors to boost support for post-cyclone recovery in Mozambique Mozambique and its people desperately need support to recover from the powerful back-to-back cyclones that recently tore through the southern African...
23:00, 2019-06-01

Cyclone slams into Indian temple town, Bangladesh braces with evacuation order A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, damaging houses in the tourist town of Puri and wounding 160 people after a million people were move...
16:00, 2019-05-03

'Baby Fani': Odisha Newborn Named After Cyclone As Storm Unleashes Fury A baby who shared her birth in Bhubaneswar this morning with the landfall of Cyclone Fani off the coast of Odisha will share its name too. A 32-year-...
13:24, 2019-05-03

UN appeals for international support as flood waters rise in wake of second Mozambique cyclone With Mozambique and Comoros battling heavy rains and raging flood waters in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth – the second major storm to hit southern Afri...
19:36, 2019-04-28

Cyclone Fani lashes India’s east coast — 1.2 million people evacuated  Cyclone Fani tore through India's eastern coast on Friday as a grade 5 storm, lashing beaches with rain and wind gusting up to 205 kilometres per hou...
13:16, 2019-05-03

Canada pledges $15M, water bombers to fight blazes in Amazon rainforest Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada will contribute roughly half of the $26.5 million CAD in G7 pledges to fight the fires....
18:52, 2019-08-26

Poland's ruling party pledges pre-election minimum wage spike Poland’s ruling party has pledged to raise the minimum wage by 90% over four years. A month before a general election, such a move is either a stroke...
10:45, 2019-09-18

Bolsonaro thanks Trump after US president pledges 'full support' – live news Jair Bolsonaro claims ‘great success’ in fighting the Amazon wildfires, and thanks Trump for tweetSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspectiv...
19:28, 2019-08-27

South Africa pledges fiscal discipline in sweeping health reform A proposed switch to universal health coverage in South Africa will be managed in a fiscally responsible way, a senior presidential aide told Reuters...
12:24, 2019-08-23

Sajid Javid pledges to turn the page on austerity with spending spree The Chancellor today signalled looser borrowing rules to fund a surge in national infrastructure spending and promised to "turn the page on austerity...
15:48, 2019-09-04

Bernie Sanders pledges to reveal info on aliens if he wins in 2020 Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pledged that as president he would disclose government information about aliens and unidentified flying objects. ...
21:12, 2019-08-07

Strip club empire pledges to send erotic dancers to Area 51 The top adult entertainment company in Nevada is reportedly set to storm Area 51 next month — with strippers. “Come September 20, we’ll be ther...
10:16, 2019-08-06

Epic Pledges To Support Developers After Intense Harassment Of Ooblets Team By now, you probably know the drill: A developer announces that it will sell the PC version of its game exclusively through the Epic Games Store. Cue...
01:12, 2019-08-06

Australia, under fire for coal, pledges $339 million for Pacific climate change Australia will donate A$500 million ($339 million) to Pacific Islands for renewable energy projects and to help its neighbors prepare for the impact ...
15:16, 2019-08-12

French PM pledges security review after attack on police by staff member Government accused of serious failings after it emerges assailant was radical IslamistThe French prime minister, Édouard Philippe, has promised a sec...
15:32, 2019-10-06

Scheer pledges new tax credit, says it will make parental leave benefits ‘tax-free’ The new plan comes after major changes to the parental leave program by the Liberals last year....
21:12, 2019-08-20

French PM pledges security review after police HQ attack by staff member Government accused of serious failings as it emerges assailant had links to radical IslamThe French prime minister, Édouard Philippe, has promised a ...
16:52, 2019-10-06

Latin America pledges 70% renewable energy, surpassing EU: Colombia minister Latin American countries have set a collective target of 70% renewable energy use by 2030, more than double what the European Union is planning, Colo...
19:24, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson pledges to extend police stop and search powers Prime minister also announced creation of 10,000 more prison places at a cost of £2.5bnBoris Johnson has said he is determined to tackle rising level...
01:56, 2019-08-11

Scheer pledges ‘Canada Cyber Safe’ certification for digital products Scheer says the certification would ensure products that incorporate artificial intelligence or that can access the internet meet ethical and safety ...
23:52, 2019-09-06

Google pledges carbon-neutral shipping, recycled plastic for all devices Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday announced that it would neutralize carbon emissions from delivering consumer hardware by next year and include recyc...
17:52, 2019-08-05

Trump calls for ceasefire in Turkey's Syria strikes, pledges sanctions US President Donald Trump has called for an immediate halt to Turkey's strikes against Kurds in Syria, after threatening sanctions against Turkish of...
01:40, 2019-10-15

Bill Shorten pledges to establish national environment protection authority Leader has been under pressure to make an election commitment to an overhaul flagged at Labor conferenceLabor will promise to overhaul environmental ...
01:36, 2019-05-04

Boris Johnson pledges to drop backstop in 'orderly' Brexit plan Tory leadership frontrunner says he would push for alternative arrangementsFollow the day’s political developments - liveBoris Johnson has claimed he...
18:40, 2019-06-14

German Foreign Minister pledges support for Venezuelan opposition while in Colombia Heiko Maas has promised support for Colombia and the Venezuelan opposition during a Latin America trip. On a three-state visit he has met with Brazil...
21:16, 2019-05-01

Jets rookie Bless Austin pledges to be all-time great despite hurdles Bless Austin joins the Jets with a lofty goal in mind. The Queens native and former Rutgers cornerback has played just five games in the past two sea...
23:32, 2019-05-11

Erik Ten Hag flattered by Barcelona and Chelsea links but pledges to stay at Ajax Erik Ten Hag admits it is an "honour" to be linked with Barcelona and Chelsea, but insists he is happy to remain Ajax coach....
18:24, 2019-05-15

Trudeau pledges $300M boost to sexual, reproductive health aid by 2023 Funding increase will see support for sexual and reproductive rights constitute half of Canada's global maternal and reproductive health aid....
20:28, 2019-06-04

City Council pledges overhaul of public cemetery on Hart Island Often abandoned by their families and disdained by society, scores of New Yorkers stricken with HIV/AIDS found their final resting place in mass grav...
23:20, 2019-05-30

As Cyberpunk 2077 Development Intensifies, CD Projekt Red Pledges To Be 'More Humane' To Its Workers Footage of the upcoming role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077 has blown away fans so far, but coupled with that hype is a burning question: Are workers at...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Trump pledges more disaster money to Florida, says Puerto Rico should be ‘grateful’ WASHINGTON – At a campaign rally in Panama City Beach Florida, President Trump promised Floridians more disaster dollars, while suggesting Puer...
05:44, 2019-05-09

MacKenzie Bezos pledges to give half of $36bn fortune to charity Bezos, who became world’s third richest woman when she and ex-husband Jeff announced divorce in April, signs Giving PledgeMacKenzie Bezos, the former...
18:24, 2019-05-28

Zookeeper known for kissing bears has leg ripped off in brutal attack Vera Blishch lost her leg after the one of the bears clawed and bit her as she trained a new keeper in Russia...
14:12, 2019-09-25

Brian Mulroney opens university institute in N.S. that bears his name The $60-million Brian Mulroney Institute of Government, housed in a new 75,000-square-foot building called Mulroney Hall, will offer what it says wil...
18:08, 2019-09-18

The mysterious demise of Europe's massive cave bears Once more common than brown bears, cave bears didn't survive the last glacial period. Could their sad end be down to their diet, or just to being bea...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Bears and wolves to coexist in UK woods in conservation project Bear Wood near Bristol aims at showing wildlife in woodlands as it was 1,000 years agoFor the first time in more than 1,000 years native bears and wo...
15:48, 2019-07-16

Chicago Bears waive kicker Chris Blewitt LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have waived Chris Blewitt, leaving them with two kickers as they try to replace Cody Parkey. Blewitt left ...
20:08, 2019-06-12

Typhoon Lekima, with winds of 209 km/h, bears down on coastal China Typhoon Lekima caused parts of northern Taiwan to close offices and suspend classes at schools on Friday....
08:28, 2019-08-09

Taiwan used to be home to a huge number of bears. No one really knows how many are left Classified as "endangered" by the Taiwan government, Formosan black bears are being pushed to the brink of extinction by illegal hunting and land cle...
02:24, 2019-06-09

Watch: Bears steal dog's food from couple's porch A shocked North Carolina couple captured video when a family of bears wandered up to their deck and stole their dog's food....
21:36, 2019-07-25

Fat is fabulous for bears in Alaska's Katmai National Park Alaska grizzly bears packing on pounds (kilos) for the winter are competing for more than the season's last salmon. They are also vying for the title...
22:08, 2019-10-07

Watch: Family of bears climb into car through open window A Tennessee tourist captured video of some bears that taught him a lesson about remembering to roll up his car windows....
20:20, 2019-05-22

Redskins vs. Bears: Battle-tested Washington can hold its own Over the summer, Las Vegas sportsbooks were hit by a large number of bets on Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky to win NFL MVP. Consider the mystery...
20:16, 2019-09-23

Temporary no-stopping zone put in place on Highway 93 S due to bears Increased bear activity along Highway 93 south has prompted Parks Canada to enforce a no stopping zone. Drivers could face big fines if they pull ove...
22:24, 2019-05-16

New Jersey homeowner finds 2 bears battling in his yard FRANKFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Spring was in the air when a New Jersey homeowner found two black bears battling in his yard. Corey Bale tells NJ.com...
14:04, 2019-05-10

Bears acquire kicker Eddy Pineiro from Raiders LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have acquired Eddy Pineiro from Oakland, adding another kicker to the mix to replace Cody Parkey. The Bear...
03:48, 2019-05-08

'Life-threatening' blizzard bears down on north-central U.S. A powerful April blizzard threatened the north-central part of the United States on Wednesday, as it pushed east across the Rockies and into the Plai...
21:16, 2019-04-10

Grizzly bears are starving to death due to salmon shortage The photos are absolutely unbearable. Heart-wrenching images of an emaciated mother bear and her two cubs in Canada are sparking concern for the furr...
01:16, 2019-10-04

2019 NFL Predictions: Bears look primed for regression and here are all the reasons why The Bears can't keep up their turnover pace, they've got a new DC and more reasons they'll likely take a step back...
02:40, 2019-08-14

Bears dragged nine innocent kickers into their ongoing nightmare The Bears are apparently re-living one nightmare play over and over again — and took prospective kickers down with them. Sports Illustrated detailed ...
16:56, 2019-08-22

Bears sign third-round draft pick Montgomery LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed third-round draft pick David Montgomery. The running back from Iowa State was the first player...
20:56, 2019-06-14

Lions, tigers and bears – oh my! These are the best zoos in America To identify the 20 best zoos in the United States, 24/7 looked at a total of 272 zoos.       ...
15:36, 2019-08-13

Pandas gobble as much protein as polar bears despite being vegetarian Pandas are not as odd as we thought. Though they are vegetarians with a carnivore digestive system, they still manage to eat as much protein as meat ...
17:20, 2019-05-01

Tropical storm Chantal forms over far North Atlantic: NHC Tropical storm Chantal was forming over the far North Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
06:40, 2019-08-21

Tropical Depression Fifteen forms over eastern Atlantic - U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Fifteen has formed in the eastern Atlantic and is forecast to become a tropical storm by early Tuesday morning, the U.S. National...
23:28, 2019-10-14

Tropical storm strengthens in Pacific, but no threat to land MEXICO CITY (AP) — Tropical Storm Alvin has been gaining strength in the Eastern Pacific far off the coast of Mexico, though it’s no threat to ...
14:20, 2019-06-27

Houston-area refineries run through tropical storm: sources Refineries in the Houston area remained in operation through the first night of Tropical Storm Imelda's passage across southeast Texas, sources famil...
00:52, 2019-09-19

Florida now in the projected path of Tropical Storm Dorian Florida is now within a 5-day forecast cone of Tropical Storm Dorian, which is expected to become a hurricane in the coming days. It’s still &#...
05:08, 2019-08-27

Florida man becomes fifth death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda Jefferson County spokeswoman Allison Getz said Saturday that 52-year-old Mark Dukaj, of Florida, was found dead Thursday in his stranded pickup truck...
19:52, 2019-09-21

A Respite From Record Losses, but Tropical Forests Are Still in Trouble Satellite data suggest 2018 wasn't as bad as the previous two years for tropical deforestation, but the overall trend of losing trees continues....
07:28, 2019-04-25

Big donors to unblock $500 million in aid for tropical forests: France Big international donors will unblock an additional $500 million in aid for the protection of tropical forests, including the Amazon where wildfires ...
16:28, 2019-09-23

Season’s 1st tropical storm forms in Eastern Pacific MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first tropical storm of the Eastern Pacific hurricane season has formed off the coast of Mexico. But the U.S. National Hurrica...
20:16, 2019-06-26

Inside Kim and Kourtney Kardashian's Tropical Family Vacation Soaking up the sun! Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick enjoyed a family vacation with their kids this week. The Keepin...
22:36, 2019-06-20

Tropical Storm Karen could weaken to depression later on Monday: NHC Tropical Storm Karen may weaken to a tropical depression or degenerate into an open wave later on Monday, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in...
20:52, 2019-09-23

Man spends two years and $44K bringing tropical holiday to wife A devoted husband dedicated two years and $44,000 to transform his garden into a tropical paradise for his wife as he was unable to take her on holid...
22:36, 2019-06-20

More mangroves? Economies recover faster after tropical cyclones Enlarge / Dark green mangroves along Senegal's Casamance River as it meets the sea. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Where humans have the money, w...
21:12, 2019-06-04

Louisiana braces for possible 'home brew' tropical storm A tropical depression or storm is expected to form in the Gulf of Mexico in the next couple days, bringing with it the threat of heavy rain, strong w...
22:40, 2019-07-09

Tropical Depression off Mexico Coast not impacting land TUCSON – What was once Tropical Storm Henriette is now just a Tropical Depression as it weakens in the Pacific off the coast of Mexico. It had ...
16:00, 2019-08-13

Tropical Storm Dorian could hit US mainland as Category 3 hurricane A strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to make landfall in Puerto Rico on Wednesday afternoon before continuing toward Florida, where fore...
19:40, 2019-08-28

Tropical storm Jerry is inspiring some Seinfeld flashbacks The Atlantic Ocean is brewing up three active tropical storms right now including Humberto in Bermuda, Imelda near Houston, and then there’s Jerry. T...
20:00, 2019-09-18

Scandinavia goes tropical as heat wave heads north A heatwave that brought record temperatures to Germany has moved over Nordic countries. Scientists are warning of possibly accelerated melting of ice...
22:24, 2019-07-27

Tropical Depression Eleven forms near Texas coast - U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Eleven has formed near the Texas coast and is expected to produce heavy rainfall and flooding, the U.S. National Hurricane Center...
19:44, 2019-09-17

Tropical Storm Barry makes landfall in Louisiana After making landfall as a Category-1 hurricane, the powerful storm was downgraded to tropical storm. But authorities have warned that the worst is y...
20:48, 2019-07-13

Tropical Storm Imelda makes landfall near Texas: U.S. NHC Atlantic tropical storm Imelda made landfall near Freeport, Texas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday....
22:00, 2019-09-17

Tropical storm Barry likely to become hurricane by Friday or Saturday: NHC Tropical storm Barry could strengthen into a hurricane by Friday night or early Saturday when the center is near the coast of Louisiana, the U.S. Nat...
09:00, 2019-07-12

UK scientists discover world's tallest tropical tree Researchers from the University of Nottingham first spotted the tree in a Malaysian rainforest last August....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Enjoy a tropical island retreat in the heart of San Diego Choose to spend your vacation relaxing and rejuvenating in a tropical setting       ...
22:12, 2019-09-11

An Oil Spill Fouls a Tropical Eden Already Scarred by Mining On Rennell, a Pacific island, the impoverished residents were already seeing little benefit from mining operations. Now an oil spill has poisoned the...
01:04, 2019-04-27

Tropical storm Jerry form in Central Atlantic: U.S. NHC Tropical Storm Jerry has formed in the central Atlantic and is likely to move near the northern Leeward Islands by Thursday night or Friday, the Nati...
11:56, 2019-09-18

Barry drenches Louisiana after weakening to tropical storm Hurricane Barry weakened to a tropical storm as it made landfall in Louisiana on Saturday, after a westward shift that appeared to spare low-lying Ne...
00:00, 2019-07-14

Bracing for Tropical Storm Barry: How do hurricanes take shape? Hurricanes are known for strong winds and the potential to bring heavy rainfall -- but do you know how they take shape?...
19:08, 2019-07-12

‘Ticking bomb’ health warning over deteriorating conditions facing Cyclone Idai victims Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief chief has warned of a “water, sanitation and hyg...
10:42, 2019-04-09

‘Race against time’ to help women who bore brunt of Cyclone Idai: UN reproductive health agency  As the full extent of destruction caused by Cyclone Idai across southern Africa continues to be assessed, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Cyclone Fani makes landfall in India with 124mph winds after evacuation of one million people Tropical Cyclone Fani has made landfall on the Indian coastline after the evacuation of one million people....
09:20, 2019-05-03

Pledging ongoing UN support during visit to cyclone-hit areas, Guterres praises resilience of Mozambicans Determined children learning in classes without roofs, resilient women farming without tools or much land, and grateful people who survived a cyclone...
22:56, 2019-07-12

Sajid Javid pledges to raise National Living Wage to £10.50 at Tory conference Chancellor Sajid Javid has announced a plan to bring the living wage up to £10.50 an hour....
22:12, 2019-09-30

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello pledges resignation over online chat After holding out for nearly two weeks in face of mass protests, Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rosello said he would resign from his post. The protest...
11:20, 2019-07-25

Critic’s Pick: Review: Stephen Petronio Pledges Allegiance to a Dance Lineage With Merce Cunningham’s playful “Tread” and Rudy Perez’s quiet, defiant “Coverage,” Bloodlines breathes new life into Mr. Petronio’s company....
19:00, 2019-04-12

UEFA pledges to work with Arsenal and Chelsea over fans’ Baku travel issues "UEFA has defended the decision to award Baku the 2019 Europa League final, but vowed to work with Arsenal and Chelsea to help get their fans to the ...
22:40, 2019-05-17

Trudeau pledges $1.2 billion for new tramway, expanded transit network in Quebec City In addition to the federal contribution, the Quebec government will invest $1.8 billion and the municipal government will contribute $300 million to ...
21:08, 2019-08-19

Ottawa pledges $50M to build sprawling urban park in Montreal’s West Island The federal government agrees to hand over $50 million to help create a massive green space in Montreal's West Island....
23:56, 2019-08-21

Global community pledges $14 billion to step up fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria Donors have pledged just over $14 billion for the next three years to save 16 million lives and help end AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria by 2030....
21:12, 2019-10-10

Trudeau pledges $535 million yearly for child care spaces outside school hours Trudeau says the Liberals would also cut the fees parents pay for these elementary school programs by 10 per cent....
23:44, 2019-09-16

Bernie Sanders pledges lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada on day one of presidency Bernie Sanders said he will allow lower-cost prescription drugs into the U.S. from other countries, particularly from Canada, on his first day in off...
23:12, 2019-08-01

Trudeau pledges $6B to kickstart talks on health care, national pharmacare with provinces The Liberal leader said the negotiations would include talks on national pharmacare and improving access to a family doctor or primary-care team, as ...
16:48, 2019-09-23

LIVE: Boris Johnson pledges to unite Britain in first speech as prime minister Boris Johnson today met with the Queen at Buckingham Palace where he was invited to form a new government as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom....
17:24, 2019-07-24

Trump firm pledges to fund new school as part of luxury housing deal Council’s infrastructure chief backs plans for development at Aberdeenshire golf resortThe Trump Organization has promised to fund a new school and a...
20:00, 2019-09-03

Mexico calls El Paso shooting an attack on its people — pledges legal action against US THE Mexican government has pledged to bring the gunman in one of America's deadliest recent mass shootings over to Mexico to face justice....
09:48, 2019-08-05

Matildas player Aivi Luik pledges to donate 1% of earnings to charity – video The World Cup-bound midfielder says joining the Common Goal global movement was 'a no-brainer' after being introduced to the idea by her teammate Ale...
23:48, 2019-05-29

Tom Steyer releases aggressive climate plan and pledges 'emergency powers' follow-through Tom Steyer, the newest entrant to the presidential race, introduced a climate change plan Thursday night that is more aggressive than most of his com...
02:48, 2019-07-26

Ottawa pledges to spend $15 million to save Ontario’s tree-planting program The federal government is pledging to spend $15 million to save a tree-planting program in Ontario....
15:00, 2019-06-05

Top soldier apologizes after outcry over restricted Afghanistan memorial, pledges to make it public The Afghanistan Memorial Hall installed within the security perimeter of military offices in Ottawa will be opened to the public....
22:04, 2019-05-24

Michael Bloomberg pledges record $500M of his own money to close coal plants Bloomberg is trying to go around the Trump administration, which continues to deny climate change while rolling back clean-energy policies....
14:24, 2019-06-07

Trudeau pledges billions for new coast guard fleet but mum on how he plans to circumvent delays Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is pledging billions of dollars towards revamping the fleet of the Canadian Coast Guard....
21:20, 2019-05-22

Billionaire pledges to pay student debt for 2019 class at historic black college Robert Smith made pledge to eliminate students’ debt estimated at $40m at Morehouse College, Martin Luther King’s alma materA billionaire technology ...
19:36, 2019-05-19

Bianca Andreescu bears down on big points to reach first US Open final Canadian teen wins 7-6, 7-5 over Switzerland’s Belinda BencicAndreescu, 19, will face Serena Williams in Saturday’s final Williams routs Svitolina to...
07:12, 2019-09-06

Watch: Camper wakes to find bears trashing her Jeep A woman camping in the Colorado mountains woke up to find bears had invaded her campsite and were trashing her Jeep....
22:52, 2019-09-04

B.C. community pushes for no-kill mandate after 3 bears destroyed in as many weeks This time of year, bear sightings are a daily occurrence. But in recent weeks, they've been followed by the sound of gunshots....
06:36, 2019-05-24

Bring on the battle bears in this new teaser for HBO's His Dark Materials show HBO is about to find itself—as of Sunday—with a serious dearth of high-fantasy big-budget literary adaptations on its slate. Which might explain why ...
02:56, 2019-05-18

'We know they aren't feeding': fears for polar bears over shrinking Arctic ice Expert Steven Amstrup says ‘the longer the sea ice is gone from the productive zone the tougher it is on the bears’The loss of Arctic ice from glacie...
08:40, 2019-09-29

Lakes, jails and ice-skating bears: the world's best photojournalism – in pictures The International Festival of Photojournalism takes place in Perpignan, France, every year. Here, photojournalists present projects which have often ...
08:32, 2019-08-27

Sensors made from gummy bears could monitor how children chew A sensor made with a gummy bear could help researchers study how children chew. It's cheap to make and offers a tasty treat for the child being teste...
16:20, 2019-04-26

Two black bears caught in intense fight in New Jersey yard Two black bears were caught on video in a backyard brawl outside a New Jersey home last week....
16:08, 2019-05-10

Watch: Bears brawl in front yard of New Jersey home A New Jersey man captured video when he was confronted with an unusual scene in his front yard -- two black bears fighting....
19:24, 2019-05-10