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Australia's east coast declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' fire threat

Authorities in Australia's Queensland and New South Wales states on Monday declared a state of emergency as the country's eastern region prepared for...

Australia's east coast declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' fire threat

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Australia’s east coast declares state of emergency as ‘catastrophic’ fire threat looms Bushfires are a common and deadly threat in Australia’s hot, dry summers, a danger stoked by a sustained period dry weather across the country's east...
02:32, 2019-11-11

NSW and Qld fires: Berejiklian declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east coast 11...
00:44, 2019-11-11

NSW and Queensland fires: NSW declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of blazes continue to burn across two states 10.49pm GMT Commi...
00:08, 2019-11-11

NSW and Queensland fires: Berejiklian declares state of emergency amid 'catastrophic' bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of blazes continue to burn across two states 11.17pm GMT Watch...
00:28, 2019-11-11

Sydney facing 'catastrophic' threat as Australian state declares wildfire emergency Residents in Sydney's suburbs are preparing to evacuate after a "catastrophic" warning was put in place for the city as wildfires continue to rage ac...
09:44, 2019-11-12

Catastrophic fire conditions along Australia's east coast – in pictures Parts of New South Wales and Queensland woke to catastrophic bushfire danger warnings and towns and cities blanketed in smoke on Tuesday. Hundreds of...
08:20, 2019-11-12

Chile declares state of emergency amid student riots Protests and rioting have intensified in Santiago, where students are opposing a hike in the price of subway fares. Authorities enacted a state of em...
10:44, 2019-10-19

Ecuador declares state of emergency amid fuel protests After announcing a multibillion-dollar fiscal reform package, President Lenin Moreno is now facing street protests and transport strikes. The reform ...
00:20, 2019-10-04

Chile declares state of emergency amid growing riots in Santiago Chile has declared a state of emergency following riots that have engulfed the capital city of Santiago in recent days, Bloomberg reported. Soldiers ...
15:36, 2019-10-19

Hawaii declares state of emergency amid protests over huge telescope The planned construction of an enormous telescope atop Mauna Kea is being blocked by Hawaiian protesters for whom the mountain is sacred land...
12:28, 2019-07-19

NSW fires: premier declares state of emergency amid ‘most devastating bushfires ever seen’ ‘For heaven’s sake stay away from bushland,’ Gladys Berejiklian warns as conditions to worsen on TuesdayNSW and Qld fires: catastrophic conditions sp...
04:24, 2019-11-11

Northern Ontario First Nation declares state of emergency amid nearby wildfires Pikangikum First Nation has declared a state of emergency and is attempting to evacuate hundreds of residents as smoke from a nearby wildfire blows i...
23:56, 2019-05-30

Australia's east coast girds for 'catastrophic' fires Firefighters across Australia's east coast were bracing for "catastrophic" fire conditions as temperatures across the country's most populous state w...
22:44, 2019-11-11

Australia: 'Catastrophic' bushfires declared state of emergency The premier of the Australian state of New South Wales has declared a state of emergency as deadly bushfires continue to rage. Three people have been...
02:48, 2019-11-11

Australian authorities urge evacuations ahead of 'catastrophic' fire threat Authorities in Australia's Queensland and New South Wales states declared a state of emergency on Monday as the country's eastern region prepared for...
03:40, 2019-11-11

US state of Arkansas declares emergency over flooding Arkansas' governor proclaimed a state of emergency and ordered the National Guard to deploy rescue teams as the US state braces for record-breaking f...
05:00, 2019-05-25

Mattawa, Ont., declares state of emergency due to rising waters Town officials have advised residents in low-lying areas next to the Ottawa and Mattawa rivers to consider and be prepared to evacuate their homes....
19:28, 2019-05-07

Wildfire pushes California to declares state of emergency (NBC News) California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency Friday in Sonoma and Los Angeles counties, where raging wildfires have forc...
04:04, 2019-10-26

California declares state of emergency over massive wildfires California authorities ordered more than 180,000 people to evacuate and declared a state of emergency as the US state struggles with massive wildfire...
23:24, 2019-10-27

California governor declares state of emergency after second earthquake Gavin Newsom warns residents to be wary of new tremors Damage from 7.1 quake could be worse, agency chief saysCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom declar...
20:32, 2019-07-06

Samoa declares state of emergency after measles outbreak New Zealand Foreign Minister Winston Peters said on Friday his country would send 3,000 vaccines and 12 nurses to Samoa to assist with the outbreak....
05:48, 2019-11-17

Venice floods: Italy's Conte declares state of emergency Italy's government declared a state of emergency on Thursday as water levels in Venice remain high. Damage costs are now being estimated at hundreds ...
19:36, 2019-11-14

Florida declares a state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian approaches The hurricane has hit the US Virgin Islands with it due to reach the US mainland by the weekend. The states of Florida and Georgia are expected to su...
01:08, 2019-08-29

California declares state of emergency over wildfires, at least 94 structures destroyed Authorities in Northern California ordered 180,000 residents to flee their homes Sunday as historic winds fueled a wildfire in the wine country, whil...
04:08, 2019-10-28

Samoa declares state of emergency as measles spreads across Pacific Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, media reported, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths li...
04:00, 2019-11-17

Samoa declares state of emergency over deadly measles epidemic At least six deaths have been linked to the outbreak, in a nation where vaccination rates are alarmingly lowSamoa has closed all schools and cracked ...
07:32, 2019-11-17

Yellowhead County declares local state of emergency after flooding Yellowhead County reported widespread overland flooding Tuesday and declared a local state of emergency....
23:20, 2019-07-09

German city declares ‘Nazi emergency’ amid rise in extremism The German city of Dresden has declared a “Nazi emergency” — with local lawmakers citing years of increased far-right extremism in ...
18:20, 2019-11-03

Canadian capital of Ottawa declares state of emergency as waters swell Rising waters were prompting further evacuations in central Canada on Thursday, with the mayor of the country's capital, Ottawa, declaring a state of...
01:20, 2019-04-26

Trump declares state of emergency in Florida ahead of Hurricane Dorian President Trump on Friday declared a state of emergency in Florida as the state prepares for Hurricane Dorian. The president ordered federal assistan...
00:48, 2019-08-31

Canadian capital Ottawa declares state of emergency as waters swell Rising waters are leading to further evacuations in central Canada, with the mayor of the country's capital Ottawa declaring a state of emergency, an...
00:00, 2019-04-26

Italy declares state of emergency after Venice submerged in 6 feet of water Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said the government would be acting quickly to allocate funds to Venice following near-historic flooding....
21:16, 2019-11-14

Louisiana gov declares state of emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Barry The governor of Louisiana on Wednesday declared a state of emergency over a storm that’s already caused severe flooding in New Orleans. The tre...
23:04, 2019-07-10

Oklahoma reels, Missouri declares state of emergency from storm, floods Dozens of people were rescued from rising floodwaters and felled trees that smashed homes and blocked roadways in Oklahoma, as severe storms unleashi...
23:44, 2019-05-21

Ecuador declares state of emergency as protesters decry end to fuel subsidies Fiscal reform package sends demonstrators to the streets: ‘We’re paralyzing the nation’Ecuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, has declared a state of eme...
22:48, 2019-10-03

Florida governor declares state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian approaches Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency for more than two dozen eastern Florida counties as Hurricane Dorian approaches....
00:20, 2019-08-29

California declares state of emergency as winds continue to fuel wildfire Authorities in Northern California ordered 180,000 residents to flee their homes Sunday as historic winds fueled a wildfire in the wine country, whil...
22:36, 2019-10-27

The Mall Walthamstow fire: Aerial footage reveals catastrophic damage after east London shopping centre blaze This shocking aerial footage shows the catastrophic damage caused when a huge blaze erupted at an east London shopping centre....
18:20, 2019-07-23

Hurricane Dorian: New threat to lives as storm heads towards east coast of America Hurricane Dorian regained strength today as millions of people along America's east coast were facing a "life-threatening storm surge"....
13:44, 2019-09-05

Puerto Rico declares state of emergency as tropical storm Dorian approaches Dorian is expected to pass on the southwest side of Puerto Rico as a hurricane on Wednesday night, the National Hurricane Center said in an advisory....
16:24, 2019-08-27

Hurricane Dorian: Florida declares state of emergency as it waits storm's arrival Puerto Rico was spared, but storm is expected to land in Florida Sunday night, potentially as a category 3 hurricaneAs Puerto Rico’s citizens breathe...
14:32, 2019-08-29

Hurricane Dorian: Florida declares state of emergency as it awaits storm's arrival Puerto Rico was spared, but storm is expected to land in Florida Sunday night, potentially as a category 4 hurricaneAs Puerto Rico’s citizens breathe...
19:36, 2019-08-29

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Barry: White House U.S. President Donald Trump declared a State of Emergency in Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Barry, the White House said in a statement late on Thu...
12:52, 2019-07-12

Largest oil refinery on East Coast will close after fire PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The owner of the largest oil refinery on the East Coast is telling officials that it will close the facility after a fire last we...
16:36, 2019-06-26

Australian bushfires: Sydney facing 'catastrophic' fire threat as blazes leave at least three dead Australia's largest city Sydney is facing a "catastrophic" bushfire threat as firefighters race to contain widespread blazes that have left three peo...
16:20, 2019-11-10

Tropical Storm Barry: Louisiana battered with wind and rain after Donald Trump declares emergency in the state Tropical Storm Barry has begun to batter Louisiana with wind and rain after US President Donald Trump declared a federal emergency in the US state....
20:04, 2019-07-12

Edmonton declares fire ban amid hot, dry weather conditions A fire ban was declared in Edmonton on Friday morning amid hot and dry weather conditions in the city....
18:48, 2019-05-31

Fire prompts largest oil refinery on East Coast to permanently close The Pennsylvania refinery will stop producing 35,000 barrels of crude oil a day after two fires within a month....
20:08, 2019-06-26

California's governor declares statewide emergency as Kincade Fire continues to rip through Northern California alongside hurricane-force wind gusts of 78 mph PHILIP PACHECO/AFP via Getty ImagesSee the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: People are still debating the pink or grey sneaker, 2 year...
07:12, 2019-10-28

Australia bushfires: New South Wales declares emergency as state faces 'possibly the worst blaze' in nation's history Fire conditions expected to worsen, while death toll stands at three, with 150 homes destroyed...
06:04, 2019-11-11

Slow Burn returns with Tupac, Biggie, and rap’s East Coast-West Coast rivalry Do you think little things like fraud, a 14-day prison sentence, and being hated by the daughter you did it all for are going to get a star like Feli...
19:24, 2019-11-04

East Coast, West Coast, Worldwide: Akon’s Business Ventures Are Legend, but His New Music Enterprise Is One of His Most Boundary Breaking Yet The instant Akon joined me at The Root’s office in a skyscraper overlooking Times Square, he seemed at ease. With his publicist in tow, he strolled i...
20:04, 2019-10-24

Trump declares emergency over IT threats The US president declares a national emergency to protect US networks from "foreign adversaries"....
23:32, 2019-05-15

Catastrophic fire danger: what does it mean and what should we do in these conditions? For the first time since new fire ratings were introduced in 2009, the highest fire danger has been forecast for SydneyCatastrophic fire danger has b...
05:08, 2019-11-11

UK Parliament declares climate change emergency The Welsh and Scottish governments have also declared an emergency - along with dozens of towns and cities....
16:12, 2019-05-02

WHO declares Ebola outbreak an international emergency Enlarge / Health workers communicate information about Ebola at an Ebola screening station on the road between Butembo and Goma on July 16, 2019, in ...
11:32, 2019-07-22

City of Edmonton declares climate emergency Edmonton city council officially declared a climate emergency on Tuesday, paving the way for a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. ...
01:28, 2019-08-28

Germany: Dresden declares 'Nazi emergency' Dresden, the city that spawned the anti-Islam and xenophobic PEGIDA movement, has declared a "Nazi emergency." The local politician who initiated the...
17:56, 2019-11-01

WHO declares international emergency over DRC Ebola outbreak The World Health Organization is calling for international support to help stop the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo from sprea...
13:44, 2019-07-18

Irish parliament declares climate emergency Greta Thunberg says Dublin decision to follow British MPs’ lead is ‘great news’Ireland’s parliament has become the second after Britain’s to declare ...
12:04, 2019-05-10

Australia Confronts ‘Catastrophic’ Fire Conditions An emergency was declared for all of New South Wales as risk warnings reached their highest possible level....
14:08, 2019-11-11

Australia braces for 'catastrophic fire danger' Authorities have warned people to take precautions and evacuate if needed, as weather conditions continue to fuel devastating bushfires in New South ...
03:44, 2019-11-12

British Parliament declares 'climate change emergency' Lawmakers have approved a motion requiring the government to make proposals to "restore the UK's natural environment." The move comes after protester...
00:48, 2019-05-02

Hawaii governor declares emergency for Maui wildfire Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that has forced the evacuations of ...
05:40, 2019-07-13

Ebola: WHO declares international emergency over Congo outbreak The UN's public health agency has warned that the possibility of the outbreak spreading across the region "remains very high." Health organizations h...
20:12, 2019-07-17

Russia declares emergency over huge wildfires in Siberia Raging wildfires have swallowed up an area bigger that the state of Belgium across Siberia, with smoke enveloping cities. Observers and activists sla...
00:44, 2019-07-31

WHO declares Ebola outbreak is international health emergency The World Health Organization declared the Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo to be a "public health emergency of international concern",...
20:56, 2019-07-17

US blacklists Huawei as Trump declares national emergency President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency over a perceived espionage threat. US firms could be barred from using foreign telecoms that...
04:36, 2019-05-16

Southern German city declares ‘climate emergency’ BERLIN (AP) — A city in southern Germany has become the first in the country to declare a “climate emergency,” following similar moves in...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Hawaii governor declares emergency for Maui wildfires Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that forced the evacuations of thou...
09:08, 2019-07-13

New Delhi, Choking on Toxic Air, Declares Health Emergency Schools were closed after pollution in India’s capital soared, reaching levels many times the global safe limit....
15:24, 2019-11-01

The Latest: Trump declares emergency for Arkansas flooding DARDANELLE, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the United States (all times local): 9:15 a.m. President Donald Trump has declared an emergency in ...
17:04, 2019-05-31

Donald Trump declares national emergency over telecoms threats Executive order is apparent swipe at China’s Huawei companyMove bars business with firms posing national security riskDonald Trump has signed an exec...
01:16, 2019-05-16

Donald Trump declares national emergency over telecoms threats against US Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to protect the US against "foreign adversaries" taking advantage of computer network vulnerabilities....
00:44, 2019-05-16

After protests, Britain's parliament declares climate change 'emergency' Britain's parliament declared a symbolic climate change "emergency" on Wednesday, backing a call by opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for "rapid...
23:04, 2019-05-01

WHO declares Ebola outbreak an international public health emergency The Ebola outbreak in Congo and neighbouring countries is a public health emergency of international concern, the WHO declared....
20:16, 2019-07-17

New Delhi declares public emergency as pollution at year's worst Authorities in New Delhi declared a public health emergency on Friday and closed schools and all construction activity until next week as air polluti...
15:52, 2019-11-01

German city declares ‘Nazi emergency’ via symbolic resolution Dresden is located in the state of Saxony, where the far-right Alternative for Deutschland (AfD) made strong gains in this year’s regional election....
22:28, 2019-11-03

Pope Francis declares 'climate emergency' and urges action Addressing energy leaders, pope warns of ‘catastrophic’ effects of global heatingPope Francis has declared a global “climate emergency”, warning of t...
21:04, 2019-06-14

New Delhi declares public emergency as air pollution turns toxic The capital of India has been declared a health emergency due to the toxic smog choking the city, with one official describing it as a “gas chamber.”...
19:12, 2019-11-01

NSW fires: more than 350 school closures amid catastrophic bushfire conditions ‘For heaven’s sake stay away from bushland,’ Gladys Berejiklian warns as conditions to worsen on TuesdayNSW and Qld fires: catastrophic conditions sp...
08:00, 2019-11-11

Mexico City declares environment emergency as fires hurt air quality Mexico authorities declared an environmental emergency on Tuesday for metropolitan Mexico City, one of the world's most populous megalopolises, as sm...
22:36, 2019-05-14

WHO Declares Ebola in Congo a Public-Health Emergency Nearly a Year After Outbreak The second-worst Ebola outbreak in history has killed more than 1,500 people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) since it began last August...
21:48, 2019-07-17

In photos: Under a thick blanket of smog, New Delhi declares health emergency Air quality is currently so poor that on Friday, a public health emergency was declared, and schools were ordered to close until Nov. 5....
23:52, 2019-11-01

New York declares measles emergency, blasts misinformation fueling outbreak A measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency, req...
21:56, 2019-04-09

NYC declares public health emergency, orders mandatory measles vaccinations New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in response to a measles outbreak in a Brooklyn ultra-Orthodox Jewish com...
18:52, 2019-04-09

Australian Medical Association declares climate change a health emergency Exclusive: AMA points to ‘clear scientific evidence indicating severe impacts for our patients and communities’The Australian Medical Association has...
20:28, 2019-09-02

NSW fires: almost 600 school closures on Tuesday amid catastrophic bushfire conditions ‘For heaven’s sake stay away from bushland,’ Gladys Berejiklian warns as conditions to worsen on TuesdayNSW and Qld fires: catastrophic conditions sp...
10:28, 2019-11-11

Crews battle ‘catastrophic’ Australia wildfires amid high winds A catastrophic fire warning was in place for Sydney, Australia's largest city, where a large blaze threatened homes on Tuesday afternoon in northern ...
15:08, 2019-11-12

NSW and Qld fires: more than 350 NSW schools to close amid catastrophic bushfire conditions – live Fears for Sydney and the Hunter with conditions set to worsen on Tuesday, while dozens of bushfires continue to burn across Australia’s east coast 5....
07:08, 2019-11-11

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say mult...
06:32, 2019-08-19

NSW and Queensland bushfires: Sydney to face catastrophic fire danger for first time More than 130 bushfires continue to burn, with three people dead and 150 properties destroyed, and conditions set to worsenMONDAY: NSW and Queensland...
23:24, 2019-11-10

NSW and Queensland fires: Sydney to face catastrophic fire danger for first time More than 130 bushfires continue to burn, with three people dead and 150 properties destroyed, and conditions set to worsenThe greater Sydney region ...
16:12, 2019-11-10

New Orleans braces for flooding, Trump declares emergency ahead of Storm Barry New Orleans braced for severe flooding with residents told to hunker down as a growing tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico headed for landfall ...
13:00, 2019-07-12

Pilot declares 'medical emergency' as plane diverted from LA after passenger dies onboard A PLANE flying to Los Angeles had to be diverted after a passenger was taken ill onboard and later died....
11:12, 2019-06-04

WHO declares global health emergency as deadly Ebola outbreak in the Congo spreads The declaration comes days after a case of the virus was confirmed in the Congolese city Goma, which borders neighboring country Rwanda....
21:52, 2019-07-17

Another county in Nevada declares emergency declartion ahead of ‘Storm Area 51’ event Another county in Nevada has issued an emergency declaration ahead of the “Storm Area 51″ event that’s supposed to happen next mont...
06:00, 2019-08-30

New York City Declares Public Health Emergency In the Face of an Intensifying Measles Outbreak New York City officials on Tuesday ordered residents at the center of an ongoing measles outbreak to get vaccinated or face fines up to $1,000, in th...
18:44, 2019-04-09

New York declares public health emergency over measles 'crisis.' Orders mandatory vaccinations New York City declared measles a public health emergency and ordered mandatory vaccinations for people living in areas where the disease is spreading...
18:28, 2019-04-09

Ex-Google software developer declares 'erroneous' killer robots a threat to life EXCLUSIVE: Lives are at risk of being wiped out accidentally due to autonomous weapons, according to Laura Nolan...
17:36, 2019-10-20

Hatred ‘a threat to everyone’, declares Guterres calling for global effort to end xenophobia and ‘loathsome rhetoric’ A “disturbing groundswell” of hate-based violence and intolerance aimed at worshippers across all faiths, must be countered soon before it’s too late...
10:52, 2019-07-22

Moscow plane emergency: 'Five injured' after flight makes emergency landing in Russian capital due to 'fire on board' A passenger plane has made an emergency landing at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport due to a fire on board, according to reports....
19:12, 2019-05-05

Stargazers wowed by East Coast meteor A possible meteor was spotted streaking above the East Coast as stargazers reported a “bright fireball” illuminating the skies. The Ameri...
18:00, 2019-07-25

Deadly storms push through the U.S. East Coast Tornados, wind gusts of up to 70 mph and pounding hail remained threats early Monday from eastern New York and into New England, as the remnants of a...
11:40, 2019-04-15

Bushfires rage across Australia's east coast Dozens of wild fires burned across Australia's east coast on Saturday and firefighters scrambled to shore up defenses ahead of hotter weather expecte...
04:20, 2019-11-16

Social, cultural diversity ‘an enormous richness, not a threat’ Guterres declares calling on investment for a harmonious future Like a well-tuned orchestra, successful modern societies have a balance of diversity and culture, that is a source of “enormous richness, not a threa...
19:48, 2019-05-27

'A nuclear option': Hong Kong and the threat of the emergency law Analysts say use of draconian law that would allow censorship, arrest and deportation could push city into bigger crisisThe Hong Kong government’s hi...
09:17, 2019-08-28

Roman-era shipwreck found off Cyprus east coast NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ Antiquities Department says the first undisturbed wreck of an ancient Roman-era ship has been discovered at the ...
13:16, 2019-06-27

What the East Coast can expect from Hurricane Dorian later this week Floridians, Georgians and Carolinians fled the Atlantic coast in droves on Monday as Hurricane Dorian plowed in their direction and officials downgra...
04:36, 2019-09-03

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

Norwegian Air cutting more flights between East Coast and Europe The European low-fare carrier will end flights from the East Coast to Dublin on Sept. 15. Service from Hamilton, Ontario, is also being axed.  ...
01:36, 2019-08-14

Great weekend trips on the East Coast this fall Looking for a weekend getaway this fall? 24/7 Wall Street put together the following list of nearly 30 East Coast destinations for fun before winter....
22:36, 2019-09-18

Snag $4.99 bus seats during the East Coast debut of FlixBus FlixBus will offer $4.99 seats during its East Coast debut with routes connecting New York City, Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Richmond.  ...
18:52, 2019-05-29

Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes off coast of Chile; no tsunami threat A shallow earthquake of magnitude 7.2 struck off Chile's coast on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said....
19:24, 2019-09-29

Climate Change Isn’t Just a Global Threat—It’s a Public Health Emergency Harry Campbell for TIME There can be no discussion about climate change without a meaningful conversation about public health. As leading health expe...
15:32, 2019-09-12

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

Hurricane Dorian slowly makes its way closer to East Coast More than 2 million people in five southeastern states continued to clear out Tuesday as a weakened but still potent Hurricane Dorian inched toward t...
13:48, 2019-09-04

East Coast prepares for the worst as Hurricane Dorian advances Coastal Floridans, Georgians and Carolinians were heading for higher ground Monday as Hurricane Dorian trudged toward the US’s southeast coast ...
18:36, 2019-09-02

The historic hurricanes that made landfall on Florida’s east coast As Hurricane Dorian is projected to strike, the deadliest storms to hit the state recently approached from the Gulf, south and westHurricane Dorian i...
23:12, 2019-08-30

Out of control: bushfires blaze across Australia's east coast – in pictures At least 100 homes have been destroyed in the bushfires, with two people dead and five unaccounted for. More than 35 people were injured, including 1...
07:20, 2019-11-09

Cameras capture meteor streaking across the night sky on the East Coast The big “planet killer” asteroids of science fiction may be avoiding Earth for the time being, but there are plenty of smaller chunks of ...
07:08, 2019-07-26

Spend the summer at these secret East Coast beach towns See shells, not crowds. Every year from Memorial Day to Labor Day, countless New Yorkers flock to the Kiawahs and Kennebunkports of the Eastern seabo...
02:04, 2019-05-22

Thunderstorms strike U.S. East Coast, leave thousands without power Severe thunderstorms blasted the U.S. East Coast with gusts of wind up to 50 miles per hour on Monday morning, knocking out power in thousands of hom...
15:56, 2019-04-15

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

Australia's east coast battles more than 100 bushfires, 21 homes destroyed Australian firefighters battled strong winds and fast-moving blazes on Saturday as they worked to contain out-of-control bushfires that have destroye...
06:32, 2019-09-07

Magnitude 6.6 quake strikes off east Russian coast - USGS An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 struck in the sea off eastern Russia on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
12:32, 2019-06-25

Hurricane Dorian lashes Bahamas, menaces east U.S. coast Hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas early on Monday, peeling off roofs, toppling cars and snapping power lines as rising floodwater threatened to e...
13:32, 2019-09-02

Australians overwhelmingly agree climate emergency is the nation's number one threat Lowy poll showing two thirds of people say global warming is serious problem comes as shock UN report finds one million species at risk of extinction...
03:16, 2019-05-08

As bushfires rage on Australia’s east coast, firefighters prepare for worse Conditions are expected to deteriorate next week as temperatures are set to rise and no rain is on the horizon....
04:40, 2019-11-16

Deadly storm knocks out power in U.S. South, threatens east coast Severe storms that killed three people in the U.S. South moved eastward on Friday, causing widespread power outages and threatening tornadoes along t...
21:00, 2019-04-19

Fires devastating Australia’s east coast have arrived unusually early Bush fires across Australia’s east coast have arrived uncharacteristically early in the year, prompting fears for the upcoming summer...
15:25, 2019-09-16

Turquoise phytoplankton blooms dazzle in waters along Newfoundland’s east coast The microscopic plants are safe to touch and thrive in warm temperatures, light and minimal wind....
20:36, 2019-09-12

Labor Day flight cancellations: Nearly 1,500 as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Travelers found the most cancellations on flights to and from Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and West Palm Beach, Florida.      &...
07:20, 2019-09-03

Watch The Biggest Oil Refinery on the East Coast Explode Into a Massive Fireball A Philadelphia oil refinery experienced a fire that caused at least three massive explosions in Southwest Philadelphia around 4 a.m. this morning, AB...
21:48, 2019-06-21

Police ask criminals to cool it as US east coast heat wave lingers Added humidity could make daytime highs feel like 43CCold front could bring thunderstorms to MidwestThe US east coast sweated through another day of ...
11:48, 2019-07-22

Factbox: U.S. stocks to watch as Hurricane Dorian threatens East Coast Shares of U.S. insurance companies rose on Tuesday while freight companies dipped as Hurricane Dorian was forecast to come "dangerously close" to Flo...
20:00, 2019-09-03

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

Staggering drug bust shows traffickers turning to East Coast This week’s staggering cocaine bust in Philadelphia is another sign that traffickers are turning to East Coast seaports as a result of increase...
23:20, 2019-06-19

Video of pilot whales rescued on U.S. East Coast viewed around the world Dozens of beachgoers and lifeguards battled to help a pod of pilot whales back into deeper waters after coming too close to the shore of the U.S. sta...
12:04, 2019-07-18

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

DR Congo Ebola outbreak now a Public Health Emergency, UN health agency declares The second worst Ebola outbreak of all time, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), was officially declared a Public Health Emergency of Inte...
23:24, 2019-07-17

DR Congo Ebola outbreak now an international Public Health Emergency, UN health agency declares The second worst Ebola outbreak of all time, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), was officially declared an international Public Health Em...
11:24, 2019-07-22

Sudden US threat against Iran adds to Middle East volatility Frustration in Washington at its failing foreign policies could be a factor in growing pressureJohn Bolton’s sudden, unexplained threat to use “unrel...
17:04, 2019-05-06

Labor Day flight cancellations: 1,100 and counting as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Travelers will find the most cancellations on flights to and from Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and West Palm Beach, Florida.     ...
18:36, 2019-09-02

Heat wave broils US east coast but Midwest could face flash floods Added humidity could make daytime highs feel like 43CCold front could bring thunderstorms to MidwestA heat wave will continue to keep much of the eas...
14:00, 2019-07-21

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

'I almost hit one of those things': Navy pilots report close calls with UFOs on East Coast Navy pilots reported close encounters with unidentified flying objects during training exercises off the East Coast in 2014 and 2015....
21:00, 2019-05-27

Labor Day flight cancellations: 1,400 and counting as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Travelers will find the most cancellations on flights to and from Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and West Palm Beach, Florida.     ...
05:28, 2019-09-03

Labor Day flight cancellations: 1,275 and counting as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Travelers will find the most cancellations on flights to and from Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and West Palm Beach, Florida.     ...
00:44, 2019-09-03

Hurricane Dorian vs. East Coast: How popular destinations from Florida to Maryland are faring A preliminary look at how Hurricane Dorian is affecting popular East Coast destinations, from Florida to Maryland.      ...
23:16, 2019-09-05

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

Labor Day flight cancellations: 600 and counting as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Travelers will find the most cancellations on flights to and from Orlando, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Florida.     ...
14:20, 2019-09-02

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

Hurricane Dorian: Florida braces for what may be biggest storm on east coast since 1992 Storm potentially threatens winds in excess of 130mph, though experts emphasize it’s too early to predict exact path or timingFlorida is bracing for ...
17:44, 2019-08-30

Hurricane Dorian: Donald Trump declares emergency in Florida as it braces for 'absolute monster' US president Donald Trump has declared an emergency in the state of Florida as it braces for Hurricane Dorian....
20:32, 2019-08-30

Tuesday travel trouble: 1,800+ flight cancellations as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Heavy flight cancellations continue due to Hurricane Dorian. Orlando's airport closed Tuesday. Fort Lauderdale Airport reopened Tuesday afternoo...
05:24, 2019-09-04

Australia bushfires: At least three dead and more than 100 homes destroyed as devastating blazes ravage east coast At least three people are dead and seven others missing as devastating bushfires spread across Australia's drought-stricken east coast....
18:08, 2019-11-10

UA b-ball greats enjoy game at “East Coast Subs” alongside dreamer fans TUCSON – The Lute Olson Fantasy Basketball Camp allows die-hard fans to get “up close & personal” with some of the best Arizona hoo...
07:56, 2019-08-25

Tuesday travel trouble: 1,600+ flight cancellations as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Heavy flight cancellations continue due to Hurricane Dorian. Orlando's airport closed Tuesday. Fort Lauderdale Airport is already closed.  ...
17:04, 2019-09-03

Tuesday travel trouble: 1,200+ flight cancellations as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Heavy flight cancellations continue due to Hurricane Dorian. Orlando's airport will be closed on Tuesday. Fort Lauderdale Airport is already clo...
05:28, 2019-09-03

Tuesday travel trouble: Nearly 1,800 flight cancellations as Hurricane Dorian approaches East Coast Heavy flight cancellations continue due to Hurricane Dorian. Orlando's airport closed Tuesday. Fort Lauderdale Airport reopened Tuesday afternoo...
22:57, 2019-09-03

Australia wildfires: At least three dead and more than 100 homes destroyed as devastating blazes ravage east coast At least three people are dead and seven others missing as devastating wildfires spread across Australia's drought-stricken east coast....
12:44, 2019-11-09

Hurricane Dorian: Trump flies to golf club as storm approaches east coast National Hurricane Center warns of winds and storm surgeEast coast on alert but no immediate mass evacuationsMillions along the US east coast from Fl...
17:56, 2019-08-31

These Black Friday deals on Samsung, Fitbit, and Garmin devices are mainly for East Coast residents While we continue to wait for retail heavyweights like Best Buy, Walmart, Target, or Amazon to reveal their Black Friday 2019 plans, another smaller ...
09:36, 2019-11-06

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

Human-generated noise noted as key factor endangering whales off Canada’s East Coast A human-made racket under the ocean is a growing threat to three types of whales off the East Coast, Canadian scientists say....
00:28, 2019-05-07

Trump says Pentagon to send 1,500 more troops to Middle East to counter Iran threat President Trump said Friday an additional 1,500 troops will be deployed to the Middle East as a bulwark against Iran....
20:12, 2019-05-24

Cyclone slams Indian temple town after a million people flee east coast homes A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, bringing down trees and power lines and "extensively" damaging the tourist town of Puri, but there w...
11:04, 2019-05-03

Mariah Carey gifts the east coast a new Christmas tour, the rest of the nation to receive coal If you’ve wanted to see the unsinkable queen of Christmas in all her Yuletide glory, but can’t make the trek to Las Vegas, there’s good news: Mariah ...
21:08, 2019-09-30

Daily on Energy: Closure of largest refiner on East Coast draws prying eyes from Washington Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
19:36, 2019-07-02

First tropical storm of the East Pacific season forms off Mexico; poses no threat to land MEXICO CITY (AP) — First tropical storm of the East Pacific season forms off Mexico; poses no threat to land....
20:16, 2019-06-26

Starting This Fall, Amtrak Will Make It Possible to Live Your Bestest, Blackest Bougie Black East Coast Life For a solid stretch—probably from at least 2008 through 2014—I’m going to assert that Washington, D.C., was the Black Brunch Capital of African Ameri...
18:48, 2019-07-26

Bracebridge lifts flooding state of emergency Bracebridge lifted its state of emergency Monday morning as the town continues its recovery from historic flooding that started at the end of April....
20:40, 2019-05-13

The Pentagon says it will move a Patriot missile battery along with ships, bombers to Middle East to counter Iran threat WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it will move a Patriot missile battery along with ships, bombers to Middle East to counter Iran threat....
23:32, 2019-05-10

Pentagon chief cites 'credible threat' from Iran as reason for moving strike group to Middle East Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said that the decision to deploy a U.S. carrier strike group and bomber task force to the Middle East came ...
22:36, 2019-05-06

Cyclone Fani: Storm tears through India's east coast with 130mph winds forcing evacuation of 1.2 million people Cyclone Fani tore through India's east coast on Friday, battering beaches with 130mph winds and forcing the evacuation of 1.2 million people....
23:28, 2019-05-03

G7 to release emergency aid for Amazon forest fire crisis Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations have agreed to release more than $20 million of emergency aid to help countries battle wildfires in the...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Northwest Fire District uses drones to help in emergency situations TUCSON- The Northwest Fire District is using tools that will help assist during hiker and swift water rescues during the monsoon. Captain Brian Keele...
05:36, 2019-06-14

G7 offers emergency aid for Amazon forest fire crisis Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations on Monday offered $20 million of emergency aid to help battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, a ges...
23:40, 2019-08-26

Persistent threat of war, unilateral actions, continue to erode prospects for Middle East peace, Security Council told Developments in the Middle East cannot be divorced from Israel’s military occupation of Palestinian territory and settlement-building, or Hamas’ hold...
19:12, 2019-06-20

Cyberattacks force Louisiana to declare state of emergency Ransomware and cyberattacks continue to multiply and hit local governments in a scary, escalating pattern such that, now for the second time since 20...
02:44, 2019-07-27

Muskoka Lakes lifts flooding state of emergency Navigation restrictions for Lake Muskoka, the Moon River and the north and south branches of the Muskoka River were also lifted on Tuesday....
21:24, 2019-05-15

Russia has declared a state of emergency over Siberian wildfires Russia has declared a state of emergency in five Siberian regions after a million people signed petitions demanding action on unprecedented wildfires...
18:24, 2019-07-31

Huntsville flooding state of emergency no longer in effect Water levels and flows in Huntsville and Port Sydney area lakes and rivers are steadily declining....
03:40, 2019-05-02

Worsening bushfires cause Australia to declare state of emergency Australia is preparing for catastrophic bushfires as one government minister warns that this could be the worst week of wildfires in the country’s hi...
13:20, 2019-11-12

Sri Lanka extends state of emergency after Easter bombings Sri Lanka has been under a state of emergency since a string of bombings at three hotels and three churches killed more than 250 people in mid-April....
14:20, 2019-06-22

Every Oklahoma county under state of emergency due to severe weather Every single county in Oklahoma was under a state of emergency Tuesday due to flooding and "severe weather impacts" — including hail storms, tornadoe...
03:36, 2019-05-29

Germany: Dozens treated after fire near North Sea coast campsite Police are blaming a faulty combine harvester for a blaze that required 68 people to be treated for smoke inhalation in northwestern Germany. Some 20...
11:32, 2019-07-28

TFD responds to east side apartment fire TUCSON – Crews responded to an apartment fire Tuesday morning. Tucson Fire Department units were dispatched to an apartment complex near Broadway and...
18:24, 2019-06-25

Vehicle fire ‘creates threat to life’ near Tombstone TOMBSTONE, Ariz. – A fire warning has been issued for Cochise County after a blaze near Davis Road threatened a Tombstone home Friday. Accordin...
22:20, 2019-07-05

Chile: protests rage on as president extends state of emergency Seven dead as protesters loot supermarkets one day after Sebastián Piñera suspends price hikes that sparked unrestProtests and violence in Chile have...
07:04, 2019-10-21

7 dead in riots, Chilean state of emergency extended nationwide Santiago and other Chilean cities have been engulfed by several days of riots as protests over an increase in public transport costs prompted Preside...
05:08, 2019-10-21

State Department orders all non-emergency US employees to leave Iraq The U.S. State Department announced Wednesday they are ordering all non-emergency U.S. government employees to immediately leave Iraq....
14:08, 2019-05-15

Italy: Venice floods cause mayor to declare a state of emergency The Italian city has not received tides like this in more than 50 years. The mayor has reacted, blaming climate change, and pleaded for governmental ...
03:48, 2019-11-13

Chile: protests rage as president extends state of emergency Seven dead as protesters loot supermarkets day after Piñera suspends price rises that sparked unrestProtests and violence continued in Chile overnigh...
10:08, 2019-10-21

Louisiana in state of emergency bracing for Tropical Storm Barry New Orleans residents told to seek shelter and nearly 50,000 people left without power across state’s south coastDonald Trump has declared a state of...
13:12, 2019-07-13

As many as 10 Manitoba rural municipalities to declare state of agriculture emergency Global  News has learned the RM of Grahamdale, located in the Interlake, will declare the emergency after dry weather has left producers unable to pr...
15:20, 2019-08-29

Florida extends state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian looms Florida's governor on Thursday extended a state of emergency to the whole state ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian, which is forecast to streng...
22:24, 2019-08-29

New York State Will be Banning Flavored E-Cigarettes By Emergency Order A second state is looking to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) told reporters on Sunday that he would be looking ...
06:12, 2019-09-16

More than 30 people are missing and feared dead in a boat fire off the coast of California Ventura County Fire Department A boat caught fire near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura County, California, early Monday morning. The Ve...
01:44, 2019-09-03

North Korea fired at least one projectile off east coast: South Korea South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff on Wednesday didn't immediately confirm what the weapons were and how far they flew....
01:56, 2019-10-02

North Korea fired 2 projectiles off east coast, South Korea says South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the launches were made from the North's northeastern Hamgyong province on Saturday morni...
05:32, 2019-08-24

Pentagon eyes more troop deployments amid Iran threat Lawmakers lash out over Shanahan’s new restriction on ops reports — SASC wraps up NDAA mark...
16:20, 2019-05-23

Sahuaro HS increases security amid school threat investigation TUCSON – There will be increased security presence at Sahuaro High School Tuesday following an investigation of a potential school threat on so...
03:20, 2019-11-12

Militia threat shuts down Oregon Statehouse amid walkout SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Capitol will be closed Saturday over a “possible militia threat” from right-wing protesters amid a walkout ...
06:48, 2019-06-22

Threat of budget disaster rises amid discord in both parties Washington is deadlocked ahead of a series of fiscal deadlines, time is growing scarce and it’s only going to get harder to avoid a debacle. Congres...
13:04, 2019-07-07

TFD fights early morning fire on the east side Courtesy: Tucson Fire Dept. Tucson Fire Department fought a duplex fire early Saturday after receiving multiple 911 calls. Around 3:51 a.m. officials...
19:16, 2019-08-31

No injuries reported in apartment fire on east side TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews battled an east side apartment fire Tuesday morning. According to TFD, a resident of an apartment located...
21:28, 2019-06-25

Homicide being investigated in suspicious east side fire TUCSON – The mysterious fire that occurred at an east side home mid-April was ruled as arson Tuesday, according to Tucson Police Department. Tu...
01:28, 2019-05-15

Upper East Side apartment fire kills one A fire at an Upper East Side building killed one person early Friday morning, reports said. The deadly blaze broke out around 5:30 a.m. in a third-fl...
13:24, 2019-05-10

Fire rages on Greece's Evia, threat to people averted Aircraft sprayed water early on Wednesday in a bid to douse the flames of a huge wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuatio...
08:40, 2019-08-14

Venice flooding: Italy set to declare state of emergency in ancient city A state of emergency is expected to be declared in Venice following "apocalyptic" flooding in the city....
14:40, 2019-11-14

Chile protests: state of emergency declared in Santiago as violence escalates President announces order in televised address after fare-dodging protest by students in capital widensA state of emergency has been declared in the ...
06:32, 2019-10-19

Italy to declare state of emergency after Venice submerged in 6 feet of water Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said the government would be acting quickly to allocate funds to Venice following near-historic flooding....
20:32, 2019-11-14

Ecuador’s president fled the capital and called a state emergency — what’s happening? Protests reached a climax when demonstrators rampaged through police barriers into the country's empty congress building and were repelled by tear ga...
06:40, 2019-10-09

State Department orders non-emergency personnel to leave Iraq posts NBC News- The State Department has ordered “non-emergency U.S. government employees” in Iraq to leave its embassy in Baghdad and its cons...
15:44, 2019-05-15

China asserts authority to declare state of emergency in Hong Kong China said it has the legal power to declare a state of emergency in Hong Kong if unrest continues and cited specific measures the city’s chief...
18:56, 2019-09-03

California wildfires: State of emergency declared as fires rage through Los Angeles The governor of California has declared a statewide emergency as wildfires whipped up by winds of 102mph continue to rage....
18:40, 2019-10-28

Daily on Energy, presented by FreedomWorks: Philadelphia refinery explosion sets up East Coast energy bottleneck Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:52, 2019-06-25

25 bodies found after boat catches fire off California coast, more feared dead Emergency crews found at least 25 bodies after the fire broke out before dawn on Monday, leaving nine people still missing....
15:12, 2019-09-03

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: at least 30 people missing off California coast Santa Barbara county fire department said that five people have been rescued and 33 are missingDozens of people are missing after a 75ft diving boat ...
18:28, 2019-09-02

33 people missing after diving boat catches fire in California: U.S. Coast Guard The U.S. Coast Guard in Los Angeles says 33 people are unaccounted for after a commercial diving boat in California caught on fire early Monday morni...
18:52, 2019-09-02

Chinese state TV blacks out NBA season opener after threat of 'retribution' League and China in dispute over Hong Kong protestsBroadcasters and sponsors have threatened boycottChina’s state broadcaster, CCTV, went against tra...
04:16, 2019-10-23

Washington the latest West Coast state to enact immigration sanctuary protections Under the new Washington state law, local law enforcement agencies are broadly prohibited from asking about immigration status or place of birth unle...
04:28, 2019-05-23

US to deploy 1,500 troops to Middle East amid tensions with Iran White House downplays prospect of conflictTrump administration approves $7bn arms sale to Saudi ArabiaThe US will send hundreds of additional troops ...
05:52, 2019-05-25

California utility cuts off power to thousands amid wildfire threat Pacific Gas & Electric cuts service to 24,000 customersWindy, dry and hot conditions endanger northern CaliforniaThousands of people in northern Cali...
20:44, 2019-09-24

Raiders’ Jon Gruden defends Antonio Brown amid retirement threat Antonio Brown’s first training camp with the Raiders has been chaotic, and it apparently might be his last if he doesn’t get what he want...
18:28, 2019-08-11

Rangers to decline away tickets amid threat of Uefa stadium closure •Club will not take up allocation for next European trip• Light Blues face charge after sectarian chants in Europa LeagueRangers have told Uefa chief...
23:08, 2019-08-28

Australia braces for heavy winds, lightning amid bushfire threat Australia braced on Friday for strong winds that could whip up bushfires in two states over the weekend and add to a toll of more than 270 homes dest...
03:44, 2019-11-15

Puerto Rico governor clings to power amid threat of impeachment Demonstrations approach second week as administration says Ricardo Rosselló is ‘listening to the people’The fate of Puerto Rico’s besieged governor, ...
05:24, 2019-07-25

Ethiopian Airlines’ Boeing catches fire after takeoff, makes emergency landing The pilots reported that the right engine was on fire and an emergency fire crew quickly put out the flames after landing. None of the 90 passengers ...
23:40, 2019-10-08

Virgin Atlantic flight makes emergency landing in Boston after fire on board Flight 138 from New York to London landed at Logan international after a suspected blaze in a passenger seatA fire aboard a Virgin Atlantic flight he...
05:56, 2019-07-05

3 residents, 6 dogs safe after east side garage fire Tucson Fire Department responded to a garage fire in the 9900 block of East Leila Drive on Friday, May 24, 2019. Courtesy: Tucson Fire Department TUC...
17:40, 2019-05-24

Tucson firefighters extinguish fire at McDonald’s on east side TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to a kitchen fire at a McDonald’s on the city’s east side. First responders were called to t...
23:00, 2019-05-19

South Carolina declared a state of emergency after Hurricane Dorian got an updated forecast Hurricane Dorian is now an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm, with winds of nearly 145 mph, the National Hurricane Center said Saturday morning....
21:32, 2019-08-31

Trump cancels trip, Florida widens state of emergency as hurricane looms President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled a trip to Poland and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency due to Hurricane Dorian, which is f...
00:24, 2019-08-30

12 Manitoba rural municipalities declare state of agriculture emergency due to severe drought Global  News has learned the RM of Grahamdale, located in the Interlake, will declare the emergency after dry weather has left producers unable to pr...
20:48, 2019-08-29

New threat to fire-damaged Notre Dame Cathedral: Heat wave The chief architect of France’s historic monuments says he’s afraid the heat wave sweeping Europe could cause the vaulted ceiling in fire-ravaged Not...
17:48, 2019-07-24

German city of Dresden declares 'Nazi crisis' amid growing fears over far-right extremism The German city of Dresden has declared a "Nazi crisis" saying it is facing a growing problem with far-right extremism....
17:16, 2019-11-02

Coast Guard locates 25 bodies from tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire The Coast Guard said Monday night that a total of 25 bodies have been located from the tragic boat fire off the coast of Southern California. Authori...
08:04, 2019-09-03

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: at least 30 people feared dead off California coast Up to 39 people were onboard a diving boat that caught fire in the early hours of the morning, and five have been confirmed rescuedUp to 34 people ha...
20:36, 2019-09-02

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: 25 bodies found after blaze off California coast Up to 39 people were on diving boat that caught fire, five of whom have been confirmed rescuedA boat fire in southern California has left 25 people d...
07:44, 2019-09-03

North Korea 'launches short-range ballistic missiles' off east coast less than a week after weapons test North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast, less than a week after Pyongyang's first weapons tests in more than two ...
06:12, 2019-07-31

East Tennessee State adds QB transfers Weldon, Thrasher JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Former Miami quarterback Cade Weldon and former Coastal Carolina quarterback Chance Thrasher have transferred to East Tenn...
20:04, 2019-06-06

Red Cross offers Amazon gift cards to donors amid emergency blood shortage TUCSON – To help combat an emergency blood shortage, American Red Cross clinics across southern Arizona will be giving out $5 Amazon Gift Cards...
00:12, 2019-07-30

NY county considers next steps after judge rules against emergency order amid measles outbreak Leaders in Rockland County, N.Y. are weighing their legal options after a judge ruled against banning unvaccinated children from public places. Todd ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Israel stuck in a new Middle East amid Turkey's Syria offensive Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria, facilitated by a withdrawal of US troops, is threatening to rebalance geopolitics in the region. The c...
22:32, 2019-10-15

US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran President Trump announced Friday that about 1,500 additional US troops will be deployed to the Middle East – mostly in a protective role — amid...
19:36, 2019-05-24

Stocks end the week lower amid rising tensions in the Middle East AP Photo/Richard Drew US stocks finished the week lower amid rising tensions in the Middle East as Iran reportedly seized two British tankers. That ...
23:48, 2019-07-19

Manchester City protest innocence to Uefa amid Champions League ban threat • City say they have ‘comprehensive proof’ of their innocence• Uefa investigatory body members feel City have case to answerManchester City say they ...
12:56, 2019-05-14

Coast Guard shuts upper Houston Ship Channel near Baytown, Texas amid protests The U.S. Coast Guard closed the upper Houston Ship Channel on Thursday morning as 11 Greenpeace USA protesters blocked a portion of the country's lar...
17:16, 2019-09-12

Virgin Atlantic flight forced to make emergency landing after fire erupts in cabin A Virgin Atlantic flight from New York to London made an emergency landing in Boston on Thursday night because of a fire that was apparently sparked ...
13:12, 2019-07-05

Bird strike causes engine fire, forces Swoop jet to make emergency landing in Canada Canadian budget airline Swoop says one of its jets was forced to make an emergency landing Tuesday after a bird strike caused an engine fire.  ...
17:16, 2019-09-12

Evacuation ordered, state of local emergency declared in Cypress County as wildfire moves in Cypress County declared a state of local emergency as a wildfire burned in the area on Saturday....
18:04, 2019-07-28

Washington State Trooper Helps Plane Make Emergency Landing on Busy Road Washington State Trooper Clint Thompson was driving down Pacific Avenue in Pierce County, Washington, when he saw the low-flying plane overhead....
22:20, 2019-08-02

Police: 2 arrested for murder, suspicious east side home fire TUCSON – Two suspects in connection to a mysterious Tucson house fire in April have been arrested in New York, police say. Blane Barksdale, Susan Bar...
16:56, 2019-05-24

Joseph aims fire at Scotland over legal threat as Japan vow to do talking on pitch Jamie Joseph fires up at reports of legal proceedingsSunday’s game with Scotland under threat from typhoonJamie Joseph has hit out at Scotland for th...
10:08, 2019-10-11

Santa Cruz Island boat fire: dozens of people feared dead off California coast Up to 39 people were onboard a diving boat that caught fire in the early hours of the morning, and five have been confirmed rescuedUp to 34 people ha...
22:28, 2019-09-02

Santa Cruz boat fire: Dozens missing and deaths reported after blaze off coast in California Some people have died and rescuers were searching for 34 more after a fire broke out aboard a dive boat off the Southern California Coast....
17:16, 2019-09-02

Massive cargo ship capsizes and catches fire near Georgia, Coast Guard search for crew GEORGIA (NBC News) – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for four missing crew members of a cargo ship that capsized and caught fire early Sunday...
18:56, 2019-09-08

America today exists in a state of anxiety over the threat of immigration raids | Art Cullen If the object of constant threats of raids is fear, it’s working – making communities less secure, which builds more fearThe shoe drops, and everythi...
09:56, 2019-08-14

'Let's just not say it': Jared Kushner says 'two-state' label hinders Middle East talks Trump son-in-law says upcoming Middle East peace plan will be ‘very acceptable’ to PalestiniansJared Kushner has revealed aspects of the US peace pla...
07:36, 2019-05-03

Trump to launch 2020 campaign amid confusion over mass deportation threat – live President to address rally in Orlando, FloridaSupreme court decision awaited on census citizenship questionSign up for the US briefing and get a new ...
15:32, 2019-06-18

Northern Californians face days of power shutoffs amid high wildfire threat Schools and businesses close as country’s biggest utility, PG&E, cuts electricity and gas to record swath of regionSchools are closed. Traffic lights...
02:04, 2019-10-10

School by day, factory by night: US teen fights to graduate amid threat of family separations Ashley Solis is a Mexican American teenager, farmworker and factory worker who dreams of being the first in her family to graduate from high school a...
13:37, 2019-10-23

China, Iran foreign ministers meet amid Middle East tensions BEIJING (AP) — The foreign ministers of China and Iran have met in Beijing amid heightened Middle East tensions and efforts by Tehran to keep its wor...
13:28, 2019-05-17

U.S. to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid rising tensions with Iran: officials Officials said members of Congress were notified following a White House meeting Thursday to discuss Pentagon proposals to bolster the U.S. force pre...
18:08, 2019-05-24

1,000 extra US troops ordered to Middle East amid mounting tensions with Iran One thousand extra US troops are being sent to the Middle East amid mounting tensions with Iran, the Pentagon has announced....
03:40, 2019-06-18

Paris emergency services now trying to salvage the artwork stored in Notre Dame Cathedral from the huge fire Paris emergency services now trying to salvage the artwork stored in Notre Dame Cathedral from the huge fire...
20:40, 2019-04-15

Delta Air Lines flight makes emergency landing due to possible fire in plane’s cargo area A Delta flight has made an emergency landing in Wyoming after instruments detected a possible fire in the plane’s cargo area.   ...
23:32, 2019-06-15

Puerto Rico Under State of Emergency as Tropical Storm Dorian Approaches. Here’s the Latest Track and Forecast The National Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning and a hurricane watch for Puerto Rico on Tuesday morning. Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vazque...
20:32, 2019-08-27

'Be vigilant, be careful': Californians learn to live with constant threat of fire and power cuts As more blackouts loom, some are lucky enough to live near ‘resilience zones’ with power hubs of their ownOn high fire warning days like these, when ...
04:04, 2019-10-25

Tucson Fire gives safety warnings after storms hit city’s east side on Wednesday TUCSON — It takes just a few minutes for monsoon storms to become dangerous. On Wednesday, floodwaters stranded several vehicles, which led to...
02:00, 2019-08-02

Hurricane Dorian LIVE news: Florida braces for chaos as experts predict life-threatening storm and hurricane-force winds on east coast Florida is bracing for chaos after experts said Hurricane Dorian would bring life-threatening storms and hurricane-force winds to the east coast....
11:32, 2019-09-03

Santa Cruz boat fire: At least 8 dead and 26 missing after huge blaze sinks vessel off California coast At least eight people have died and hopes were fading for 26 people still missing after a fire raged through a dive boat anchored off Santa Cruz Isla...
04:28, 2019-09-03

From the Space Coast to the Emerald Coast: Here's how each Florida 'coast' got its name In the Sunshine State, all 8,436 miles of coastline are neatly packaged into 10 specially named "coasts."       ...
00:32, 2019-10-16

Iran escalation, new Middle East plan boost State Department deputy for NSC job The escalation of U.S.-Iran tensions over the weekend attack on key Saudi oil facilities, and the pending unveiling of the administration’s Middle Ea...
18:36, 2019-09-16

School by day, factory by night: US teen fights to graduate amid threat of family separation – video Ashley Solis is a Mexican American teenager, farmworker and factory worker who dreams of being the first in her family to graduate from high school a...
14:20, 2019-10-23

Tyson Fury heaps doubt on Anthony Joshua clash amid threat to boycott UK fights Tyson Fury says he will never fight in the UK again due to the negative treatment he has received in the country...
22:56, 2019-11-10

Boris Johnson risks landmark Brexit defeat as MPs prepare for key vote amid election threat Key vote tonight after PM's election threat Rebel Hammond vows: We have numbers to win Savage blast by Justine Greening as she stands down Read our l...
16:16, 2019-09-03

UK weather: Britons rescued from cars trapped in floodwater as downpours hit amid threat-to-life warning People have been rescued from their cars after becoming trapped in floodwater as heavy rain battered the UK and a threat-to-life warning was issued....
00:48, 2019-10-01

Body pulled from East River amid search for missing YouTube star Etika The body of an unidentified man was pulled from the East River Monday evening — as the search for missing YouTube star Etika continues. The bod...
16:12, 2019-06-25

Hurricane Dorian path update LIVE: Florida braces for chaos as experts predict life-threatening storm and hurricane-force winds on east coast Florida is bracing for chaos after experts said Hurricane Dorian would bring life-threatening storms and hurricane-force winds to the east coast....
12:56, 2019-09-03

A Southwest flight was forced to make an emergency landing after a pot of coffee caught fire and filled the cabin with smoke Southwest Airlines A Southwest Airlines flight on route from Baltimore to the Dominican Republic was forced to make an emergency landing after smoke ...
13:08, 2019-11-08

Clapton fire: Huge blaze breaks out in north-east London at block of flats Dozens of firefighters have been battling a huge blaze at a block of flats in north-east London....
09:20, 2019-09-17

Walthamstow fire: 125 firefighters tackle huge blaze at east London shopping mall A major incident has been declared while more than 100 firefighters battle a huge blaze at an east London shopping centre....
11:00, 2019-07-22

Walthamstow fire: 150 firefighters tackle huge blaze at east London shopping mall A major incident has been declared while more than 100 firefighters battle a huge blaze at an east London shopping centre....
11:40, 2019-07-22

Clapton fire: Huge blaze breaks out at block of flats in north-east London Dozens of firefighters have been battling a huge blaze at a block of flats in north-east London....
04:32, 2019-09-17

East Elmhurst fire: Houseguest torched Queens home because he was asked to leave: sources A man who was taken in by a Queens family when he needed a place to stay returned the kindness with unspeakable horror — setting the home ablaze in a...
21:44, 2019-07-11

Orpington house fire: man, 45, second person to die after blaze at family home in south east London A second person has died following a horrific house fire which killed a 45-year-old woman in south east London....
19:28, 2019-06-04

Walthamstow fire: 100 firefighters tackle huge blaze at east London shopping mall A major incident has been declared while around 100 firefighters battle a huge blaze at an east London shopping centre....
10:20, 2019-07-22

In Death Threat Against Ilhan Omar, Writer Vows to Shoot Congresswoman at Minnesota State Fair Dogged by death threats and public attacks, Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar revealed in a chilling Twitter post on Wednesday why she requires a se...
17:44, 2019-08-29

UK flooding: Britons rescued from cars trapped in water as downpours hit amid threat-to-life weather warning People have been rescued from their cars after becoming trapped in floodwater as heavy rain battered the UK and a threat-to-life warning was issued....
10:56, 2019-10-01

Trump's Middle East envoy resigns amid Kushner's stalling peace plan – live US president says Jason Greenblatt will be leaving to pursue work in the private sector after three years in administrationSign up for the US briefin...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Notre Dame: Paris heat wave presents new threat to fire-ravaged cathedral, architect warns Chief architect of France’s historic monuments fears cathedral's stone walls may dry too fast amid the record heat wave, causing its vault...
16:40, 2019-07-25

The Mall Walthamstow fire: 150 firefighters tackle huge blaze at east London shopping centre A major incident has been declared while more than 100 firefighters battle a huge blaze at an east London shopping centre....
13:08, 2019-07-22

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson risks landmark defeat as MPs prepare for key vote amid election threat Key vote tonight after PM's election threat Rebel Hammond vows: We have numbers to win Savage blast by Justine Greening as she stands down Read our l...
12:56, 2019-09-03

Drug-resistant malaria parasites spreading across South East Asia amid fears it could reach Africa An aggressive strain of malaria resistant to two key drugs is sweeping rapidly through Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand, scientists have...
14:52, 2019-07-23

Iran crisis: US-registered planes barred over parts of the Middle East amid tensions after drone strike The Persian Gulf is home to some of the world’s top long-haul carriers, who already have been battered by Trump’s travel bans targeting a...
10:24, 2019-06-21

Nancy Pelosi led a bipartisan delegation to Jordan to talk Middle East peace amid the Syrian crisis Associated Press, Olivia Harris/REUTERS Speaker Nancy Pelosi led a bipartisan House delegation to Jordan on Saturday to meet with a group of official...
17:20, 2019-10-20

Ilford fire: Pair arrested on suspicion of arson and attempted murder after two men found with burns in east London Two men have been arrested on suspicion of arson and attempted murder after another two were found with burns in east London....
17:20, 2019-06-19

Barking fire: major incident declared as huge blaze breaks out at block of flats in east London A major incident has been declared by police as firefighters battle a huge blaze at a block of flats in east London....
18:24, 2019-06-09

Marie Yovanovitch testified that the State Department wouldn’t publicly defend her because officials feared the threat of a Trump tweet AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, AP Photo/Patrick Semansky Marie Yovanovitch, the US's former ambassador to Ukraine, said the State Department did not defend ...
17:48, 2019-11-15

US officials: White House notifies Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials: White House notifies Congress it plans to send 1,500 troops to Middle East amid Iran tensions....
17:52, 2019-05-24

Manor Park fire: Gas cylinders explode as huge blaze breaks out at Kwik Fit tyre workshop in east London A huge fire has broken out with several gas cylinders exploding due to the heat at a Kwik Fit tyre workshop in east London....
01:36, 2019-08-14

City of Regina considering 2nd ever fire ban amid dry conditions Regina Fire marshall Randy Ryba said the city is considering issuing its second-ever fire ban amid continued dry conditions....
01:56, 2019-05-29

Brazen Porsche driver blocks fire station because of 'wedding emergency' A Porsche driver was reported to police after blocking the entrance to a fire station because of a "wedding emergency"....
17:12, 2019-07-31

US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away BAGHDAD (AP) — US Embassy in Iraq says the State Department has ordered all non-emergency government staff to leave Iraq right away....
10:44, 2019-05-15

State Legislature to hold hearing on Con Ed amid NYC blackouts “The hearing will examine Con Edison’s preparedness and response to the blackouts that have left tens of thousands of New Yorkers in the dark this su...
00:44, 2019-07-25

Women seek abortions out of state amid restrictions ATLANTA — At a routine ultrasound when she was five months pregnant, Hevan Lunsford began to panic when the technician took longer than normal, then ...
00:12, 2019-09-10

Iranian threat to seize British tanker amid 'economic war' Iran has a "duty" to seize a British oil tanker if one of its own tankers detained by Royal Marines off Gibraltar is not released immediately, a seni...
14:04, 2019-07-05

Amazon's Choice under fire amid widespread fraud in recommendations A group of senators are demanding that Amazon explain how it comes up with its well-known "Amazon Choice" label, a mark of distinction that earns cer...
00:32, 2019-08-14

Myanmar cuts internet to Rakhine state amid unrest Military has been clashing throughout the year with Arakan Army insurgents, who want political autonomy for Rakhine BuddhistsMore than a million peop...
03:56, 2019-06-25

State regulators admit there’s a gas shortage amid utility fight New York’s top energy utility regulators admitted Thursday there’s a gas shortage — even as they slammed National Grid for imposing a moratoriu...
01:24, 2019-10-18

MI5 probe into London Bridge attacker was 'suspended amid unprecedented threat level', inquest hears A counter-terrorism probe into London Bridge attacker Khuram Butt was suspended during the most alarming period MI5 has faced in nearly 30 years, an ...
19:28, 2019-06-12

Cat alerts sleeping owner to New York state apartment fire A New York state woman credited her cat with saving her life when it alerted her to a fire in her apartment....
17:40, 2019-10-30

Unusual 'fire cloud' caught on camera over Washington State NASA has captured an eerie and rare image of a ‘fire cloud’ caused by a wildfire in eastern Washington State....
16:28, 2019-08-19

Maria Fire breaks out in southern California amid spate of blazes Another fire broke out in wind-whipped Southern California — burning through 8,060 acres overnight amid a recent state of blazes across the sta...
17:48, 2019-11-01

Certain MacBook Pro models banned from U.S. flights amid battery fire risks Apple said in June it would recall a limited number of 15-inch MacBook Pro units as their batteries were susceptible to overheating....
05:24, 2019-08-14

Amid ICE raids, Amazon’s government contract comes under fire over surveillance concerns Protesters occupied an Amazon bookstore in New York specifically to protest the company's relationship with ICE, and employees have called on Amazon ...
18:48, 2019-08-13

Police called to Labour selection ballot in east London amid scenes of 'chaos' Police were called to a Labour Party selection ballot last night amid scenes of "total chaos" that witnesses said left female voters feeling intimida...
14:48, 2019-10-28

London-bound Virgin Atlantic flight forced to make emergency landing as 'phone charger' sparks fire A Virgin Atlantic flight from New York to London has been forced to make an emergency landing after a fire to broke out on board....
07:28, 2019-07-05

U.C.L.A. and California State-Los Angeles Order Quarantines Amid Measles Outbreak More than 200 university students and employees in Los Angeles County may have been exposed to measles and were given quarantine orders this week....
23:12, 2019-05-21

Amid Measles Outbreak, Quarantine Is Ordered at U.C.L.A. and California State-Los Angeles More than 200 university students and employees in Los Angeles County may have been exposed to measles and were given quarantine orders this week....
04:16, 2019-04-26

The Weather Channel digital under fire for classifying Jerusalem as the 'State of Palestine' The digital component of The Weather Channel has come under scrutiny over the notion that Jerusalem has been formally listed as in the “State of Pale...
15:20, 2019-06-07

Storage tank explodes into sky amid fire at Istanbul chemical factory – video A metal storage tank exploded during a huge fire at a chemical factory in Istanbul on Wednesday. Video obtained by the broadcaster Haber Global showe...
12:48, 2019-09-19

Drones are grounding firefighting helicopters amid Maria fire battle in California Firefighters in Southern California are battling more than flames and smoke — they also have to worry about thrill-seeking drones that could collide ...
14:48, 2019-11-02

Trump defends Brazil’s President Bolsonaro amid Amazon fire tensions President Trump on Tuesday complimented Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro, saying that he’d gotten to know him well, praising his efforts to fight th...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Full evacuation of Pikangikum First Nation resumes amid growing forest fire The Ministry of Natural Resources says Red Fire 39 has grown to more than 507 square kilometres – larger than Quebec City....
17:20, 2019-07-11

Notre Dame Cathedral kept standing amid fire with giant robot ‘Colossus’ As flames swept through the 800-year-old Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, threatening priceless religious treasures and the entire structure's integrit...
17:00, 2019-04-18

Glenville State aims to clear player amid agent-rule mistake Glenville State is working to clear Phil Bledsoe after the Division II college basketball player mistakenly used a new NCAA rule permitting only Divi...
02:24, 2019-05-31

‘There is no state’: Iraqi-Canadians in Halifax worry for families amid bloody uprisings "We want the prime minister out, we want to get rid of the current parliamentary system, we want the end of sectarian laws."...
14:48, 2019-11-09

German state election body gets police guard amid right-wing threats Election officials in Saxony are getting police protection after concerns for their safety. The eastern state's election body began getting threats a...
19:44, 2019-07-09

Ilford fire: Murder probe launched as 'homeless man' dies after suspected arson attack in east London A murder investigation has been launched after a man who suffered burns in a suspected arson attack died in hospital....
21:40, 2019-06-20

Alabama state Rep. under fire for abortion comments: Donald Trump Jr.’s mother 'should’ve aborted him' Alabama Democratic state Rep. John Rogers, who came under fire from conservatives for his extreme remarks about abortion yesterday, responded to crit...
02:16, 2019-05-03

‘I Should’ve Just Kept Her and Gone to Jail’: Mom’s Lament After Her 3-Year-Old Daughter Burns to Death in Car Fire Amid Custody Dispute A 3-year-old child burned to death inside a car that had been set on fire and its doors chained shut, and her father is in a hospital under police cu...
05:40, 2019-05-08

Soldier killed as Syria, Israel exchange fire amid heightened regional tension Israel, in a rare statement acknowledging firing into Syria, said it was responding to an anti-aircraft fire from Syria against one of its combat pla...
23:00, 2019-05-27

Los Angeles Sparks fire longtime GM Penny Toler amid reports of internal drama Toler was the Sparks' general manager for 20 seasons, during which they won three championships...
20:36, 2019-10-05

State Department issues travel advisory on Hong Kong amid pro-democracy protests The State Department’s Level 2 travel advisory, issued Thursday, urges “increased caution in Hong Kong due to civil unrest.”  ...
22:08, 2019-08-08

China may roll out e-cigarette rules amid global vaping backlash: state media China, the world's largest tobacco market, may introduce rules for the e-cigarette industry as early as next month amid growing health concerns and r...
13:37, 2019-09-24

China calls out big state firms, others on pollution violations amid slowing economy fears China has publicly accused dozens of firms, including some of its biggest state enterprises, of exceeding pollution limits and breaching monitoring s...
10:40, 2019-05-21

Michael McKinley, adviser to Mike Pompeo, resigns amid low morale at State Department A senior adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has resigned amid plunging morale at the State Department over what is seen as the top US diplomat...
15:00, 2019-10-11

State Department official switches speech topics amid questions about Syria strategy A senior State Department official slated to provide an update on current United States strategy for the Middle East spontaneously switched topics at...
21:40, 2019-10-08

Bolton confirm 'ongoing' talks after EFL's 5pm deadline amid threat of liquidation Bolton Wanderers have confirmed that discussions are ongoing regarding attempts to save the club from liquidation....
18:40, 2019-08-27

Cyclone Vayu spares Indian west coast a direct hit, to skirt coast A powerful cyclone that threatened the western Indian state of Gujarat, has changed course and it is now expected to just brush past the coast, autho...
09:32, 2019-06-13

Nearly 150 Europe-bound migrants rescued off the coast of Libya: coast guard Libya's coast guard says it has rescued nearly 150 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, off the country's Mediterranean coast....
14:32, 2019-05-12

Iran's president says White House is 'afflicted by mental retardation' amid threat of diplomatic breakdown with the US Iran has warned that new US sanctions on supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei mean the "permanent closure" of diplomacy between Tehran and Washingto...
23:12, 2019-06-25

Coast to coast in under 33 hours? Apex: The Secret Race Across America Roy and Maher used a BMW M5 as their continent-crusher. [credit: Apex ] There's a joke that the first motor race was held shortly after the second au...
14:24, 2019-10-22

It took me 96 hours to ride an Amtrak train from coast to coast. I'd do it again in a heartbeat. Graham Rapier / Business Insider Amtrak is easily the slowest way to travel from coast to coast, but I did it anyway. The journey was delayed by more...
00:04, 2019-10-17

Coast Guard rescues stranded boaters off Alabama coast MOBILE, Ala. — The U.S. Coast Guard says it has found four people who were stranded when their boat’s battery died off the coast of Alabama. An...
11:20, 2019-07-30

Scheer says Canada needs coast-to-coast corridor for pipeline construction In a speech laying out his economic vision, the opposition leader says having one dedicated route would make it easier to approve major new energy pr...
20:44, 2019-05-16

Coast-to-coast in under 33 hours? Apex: The Secret Race Across America Roy and Maher used a BMW M5 as their continent-crusher. [credit: Apex ] There's a joke that the first motor race was held shortly after the second au...
23:16, 2019-10-21

Russia refuses to release ‘state secret’ details of nuclear submarine fire that killed 14 RUSSIA has refused to release "classified" details of a nuclear submarine fire that killed 14 sailors as the mystery deepens....
12:08, 2019-07-03

Minnesota State Fair removes doughnut offering from 2019's New Foods List amid controversy Each order of doughnut holes was supposed to come with three syringes, allowing guests to inject their own fillings....
16:24, 2019-07-17

Plane passenger mistakes emergency exit for bathroom, deploys emergency slide A passenger aboard a Pakistan International Airlines flight mistook the emergency exit for the bathroom and cancelled the flight.    ...
14:44, 2019-06-10

10 great national park campgrounds, from coast to coast Renee and Matthew Hahnel, who spent seven months living in a van while exploring America's national parks, pick their 10 favorite campgrounds. ...
17:08, 2019-09-05

Flying Coast-to-Coast Nonstop Has Rarely Been Cheaper Competition among five airlines serving New York, California and other coastal destinations means deals even in high travel season....
22:04, 2019-05-08

Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat SURAT, India (AP) — Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat....
14:56, 2019-05-24

Having an emergency fund of credit card points has saved me thousands of dollars on last-minute, emergency travel. Here's how I do it. Courtesy of Elizabeth Aldrich I keep at least 30,000 credit card points at all times for emergency flights and hotel rooms. Chase Ultimate Rewards ea...
15:12, 2019-10-05

A 20-year-old student journalist broke the news of a key State Department resignation amid the Trump-Ukraine firestorm Kevin Hurley/The State Press via Associated Press A 20-year-old student journalist broke news on Friday that a key State Department official had res...
07:04, 2019-09-29

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo makes unannounced trip to Iraq amid rising tensions with Iran U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a lightning visit to Baghdad on Tuesday to show U.S. support for the Iraqi government as Washington steps up...
00:08, 2019-05-08

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made an unannounced trip to Baghdad amid stepped-up warnings to Iran. BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made an unannounced trip to Baghdad amid stepped-up warnings to Iran....
23:24, 2019-05-07

How to Celebrate the Moon Landing, From Coast to Coast This summer marks the 50th anniversary of mankind’s giant leap, and NASA centers, museums and even entire cities are gearing up to celebrate....
11:28, 2019-05-01

Boots under fire amid 'plastic bags for prescriptions' row Boots today came under fire after complaints it is handing out prescriptions in plastic bags rather than its traditional paper ones....
12:52, 2019-05-17

US State Department blasts China as a 'thuggish regime' amid dispute over Hong Kong China was branded a "thuggish regime" by the US State Department after disclosing details of a US diplomat who met with pro-democracy activists....
23:44, 2019-08-08

Former Home Secretary Jacqui Smith says she was 'invited to every state banquet' amid row over Sajid Javid snub Former Home Secretary Jacqui Smith has revealed she was "invited to every state banquet" while in the post, amid questions over Sajid Javid's apparen...
15:12, 2019-06-13

Copper Fire, Hillside Fire and 46 Fire: Three more blazes break out in California Three new blazes erupted California early Thursday — including one that crept over the border from Mexico and another that broke out after a po...
21:12, 2019-10-31

Amazon's cheap Fire 7, Fire HD 8, and Fire HD 10 tablets are even cheaper right now According to the latest global market report, Amazon's ultra-affordable Fire tablets didn't have the best of quarters to kick off 2019, lagging behin...
22:52, 2019-05-05

Reclaiming chinoiserie: from the East to the East End Z He and Alex Peffly’s townhouse is filled with secondhand Victorian chinoiserie. The look may be retro, but this London home teems with modern ideas...
11:12, 2019-09-28

Yellowstone 'supervolcano' eruption would be catastrophic, NYT op-ed says The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park, would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The N...
13:36, 2019-08-22

Humans are probably safe from a catastrophic asteroid strike — for now If you ever clean out the gutters on your roof, take note: The dirt you’re tossing may have come from outer space. The new book “Cosmic Impact: Under...
05:20, 2019-06-12

Making sense of Yankees’ day that could prove catastrophic This period of American League history might be defined this way: The Astros landed Justin Verlander in August 2017 and won the ALCS because they had...
01:20, 2019-08-01

How to avoid making catastrophic innovation bets Business executives must make big bets to sustain leadership or else risk obsolescence. But there's a right way and a wrong way to take on those risk...
21:28, 2019-06-08

Most Americans see catastrophic weather events worsening “We continue to loot our environment and it causes adverse weather,” said John Mohr, a 57-year-old self-described moderate Republican in Wilmington, ...
21:36, 2019-09-06

Australia fires rage out of control on 'catastrophic' day Army expected to be deployed to help fight more than 100 fires in country’s eastMore than 100 fires are raging across eastern Australia, dozens of th...
12:36, 2019-11-12

The Florida teachers who think arming them in classrooms could be catastrophic Several teachers in the state shared their concerns with the Guardian after a bill was approved by the legislature that awaits governor Ron DeSantis’...
20:48, 2019-05-05

Nissan Will Axe 10 Percent of Its Products Following a Catastrophic First Half of 2019 Nissan has had a rough go at the whole making and selling cars thing this year, as evidenced by the company’s June financial statement released Tuesd...
01:08, 2019-07-31

Hot, dry and dangerous: Australia’s ‘catastrophic’ bushfires creep toward Sydney Bushfires are an annual threat during Australia's dry summers, but this wave of fires came early, catching many by surprise....
21:20, 2019-11-12

California tries to prevent catastrophic wildfires with sweeping blackouts The blackouts impact a half-million people — or nearly 180,000 customers — in 15 counties....
15:48, 2019-10-24

‘Catastrophic’ healthcare costs put mothers and newborns at risk Pregnant women are putting their lives and their babies at risk because of “catastrophic” and prohibitive healthcare costs before, during and after c...
11:32, 2019-06-04

Revealed: catastrophic effects of working as a Facebook moderator Exclusive: Job has left some ‘addicted’ to extreme material and pushed others to far rightThe task of moderating Facebook continues to leave psycholo...
14:44, 2019-09-17

Refugees sent to Libya under EU deal face 'catastrophic' conditions Facing the risk of exploitation, violence and torture, aid groups warn Libya is not a safe country for refugees. They argue that is reason enough for...
00:04, 2019-07-16

The Sometimes Catastrophic, but Mostly Just Embarrassing Consequences of Screen Sharing at Work If you’ve presented in a meeting, you know the potentially calamitous effects of projecting your laptop screen — your naked, interior world, that is ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to 'catastrophic' category 5 storm Bahamas residents board up buildings and take to sheltersUS coastal states seem set for high winds and floodingHurricane Dorian beefed up into a “cat...
18:08, 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian strengthens into ‘catastrophic’ Category 5 storm Hurricane Dorian has strengthened into a Category 5 storm Sunday packing 160 mph winds as it tears through the northern Bahamas and threatens the eas...
15:36, 2019-09-01

Bolton fire: Probe launched into blaze which tore through student flats in Bolton amid claims some alarms 'didn't go off' Firefighters are probing the cause of a blaze which tore through a student accommodation block in Bolton amid claims some fire alarms "did not go off...
16:28, 2019-11-16

Labour calls for action on 'catastrophic fall' in adult learning The Labour Party has renewed calls for a National Education Service after what they call " a catastrophic fall" in adult learning....
18:24, 2019-08-01

Clayton Kershaw blamed himself after suffering yet another catastrophic postseason collapse Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Dodgers blew a 3-1 lead in the eighth inning of a decisive Game 5 against the Washington Nationals...
18:32, 2019-10-10

A drastic plan might prevent catastrophic Antarctic ice sheet collapse Pumping huge volumes of ocean water onto the West Antarctic ice sheet may stop it collapsing and causing a dramatic sea level rise that would threate...
21:24, 2019-07-17

Cut emissions to avert catastrophic sea-level rise: U.N. climate report Scientists behind a landmark study of the links between oceans, glaciers, ice caps and the climate delivered a stark warning to the world on Wednesda...
11:48, 2019-09-25

Cut emissions to avert catastrophic sea-level rise - U.N. climate report Scientists behind a landmark study of the links between oceans, glaciers, ice caps and the climate delivered a stark warning to the world on Wednesda...
15:56, 2019-09-25

Loss of biodiversity is just as catastrophic as climate change | Robert Watson Nature is being eroded at rates unprecedented in human history but we still have time to stave off mass extinctionsA colleague recently described how...
15:56, 2019-05-06

Footage shows catastrophic damage of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas Aerial footage reveals the landscape devastated by Hurricane Dorian after the storm wreaked havoc in the Bahamas. The storm battered the Bahamas for ...
20:28, 2019-09-04

New Orleans Faces Catastrophic Flooding Ahead of Possible Tropical Storm Would-be Tropical Storm Barry is still a day or more away from forming, let alone making landfall. But the developing system’s impacts are already be...
00:40, 2019-07-11

Catastrophic wildfire in Spain sparked by pile of manure: reports Chicken manure that spontaneously combusted during a heat wave is reportedly the likely cause of an out-of-control wildfire that has burned more than...
18:44, 2019-06-28

Venice mayor closes St. Mark's Square after second catastrophic floods High tidal waters and catastrophic flooding returned to Venice, prompting the mayor to close the iconic St. Mark's Square.     &#...
18:08, 2019-11-15

"Leave now": Australians urged to evacuate as "catastrophic" fires loom Authorities declared a state of emergency across a broad swath of Australia's east coast on Monday, urging residents in high risk areas to evacuate a...
06:44, 2019-11-11

'Leave now': Australians urged to evacuate as 'catastrophic' fires loom Authorities declared a state of emergency across a broad swath of Australia's east coast on Monday, urging residents in high risk areas to evacuate a...
07:32, 2019-11-11

‘Catastrophic’ hurricane Dorian continues to batter north Bahamas The storm’s top sustained winds decreased slightly to 165 mph (265 kph) as its westward movement slowed, crawling along Grand Bahama island Monday mo...
13:32, 2019-09-02

'Stay alert': millions of Australians brace for 'catastrophic' bushfires Residents across a wide swath of Australia's east coast were bracing for "catastrophic" conditions on Tuesday, with searing heat and high winds expec...
00:16, 2019-11-12