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28 garment workers killed in flooded factory in Morocco
Middle East

28 garment workers killed in flooded factory in Morocco

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Heavy rains flooded an illegal garment factory in the northern Moroccan city of Tangier, killing at…
India glacier avalanche leaves 12 dead, 170 missing
World

India glacier avalanche leaves 12 dead, 170 missing

LUCKNOW (Reuters) – Rescuers were looking for an estimated 170 people missing in the Indian Himalayas on Monday, including some…
After Sally: rescue, recovery and a wary eye on rivers
World

After Sally: rescue, recovery and a wary eye on rivers

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Rivers swollen by Hurricane Sally’s rains threatened more misery for some residents of the Florida Panhandle…
Flood death toll hits 20 as Japan warned of more rainfall
World

Flood death toll hits 20 as Japan warned of more rainfall

TOKYO (Reuters) – The death toll from floods and landslides unleashed by torrential rains on Japan’s southern island of Kyushu…
Cairo governorate imposes emergency in New Cairo due to rain
Egypt

Cairo governorate imposes emergency in New Cairo due to rain

The Cairo governorate has imposed a 72-hour state of emergency in New Cairo after heavy rains fell across different neighborhoods…
Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast
World

Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast

MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas (Reuters) – The slow-moving hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record, pounded Grand…
Mozambique town marks Palm Sunday amid cyclone ruins
World

Mozambique town marks Palm Sunday amid cyclone ruins

Christians in the cyclone-devastated Mozambican town of Buzi on Sunday celebrated Palm Sunday among ruins — a month after Cyclone…
Flash flooding kills 19, injures more than 100 in southwest Iran
Middle East

Flash flooding kills 19, injures more than 100 in southwest Iran

(CNN) — Flash flooding in Iran has killed at least 19 people and injured 119 in the city of Shiraz in…
‘Worst over’: Australia begins flood clean-up
World

‘Worst over’: Australia begins flood clean-up

Weary residents in Australia’s flood-hit northeast returned home Wednesday to begin a massive clean-up after almost two weeks of heavy…
Military steps in as Australia floods bring crocs to the streets
World

Military steps in as Australia floods bring crocs to the streets

  Australia’s military has been deployed to tackle devastating “once-in-a-century” floods that have inundated homes, schools and airports in the…
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