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Three of Tonga’s smaller islands badly damaged by tsunami
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Three of Tonga’s smaller islands badly damaged by tsunami

SYDNEY (AP) — Three of Tonga’s smaller islands suffered serious damage from tsunami waves, officials and the Red Cross said…
Typhoon deaths in Philippines top 100, mayors appeal for aid
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Typhoon deaths in Philippines top 100, mayors appeal for aid

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The governor of an island province in the central Philippines said Sunday at least 63 people…
European Commission to provide flood relief to Egypt
Egypt

European Commission to provide flood relief to Egypt

The European Commission has provided 80,000 euros in humanitarian funding to assist families in Egypt most impacted by flooding in…
In the ruins of Mayfield, a search for hope in what’s saved
World

In the ruins of Mayfield, a search for hope in what’s saved

WINGO, Ky. (AP) — She arrived at the shelter sobbing. Her house was gone, along with everything in it. On…
Flood-hit Canadian province limits fuel, non-essential travel
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Flood-hit Canadian province limits fuel, non-essential travel

HOPE, British Columbia, Nov 19 (Reuters) – British Columbia imposed temporary restrictions on fuel and non-essential travel on Friday to…
Heavy rains, floods leave 8 dead, 12 missing in south India
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Heavy rains, floods leave 8 dead, 12 missing in south India

NEW DELHI (AP) — At least eight people have died and a dozen are feared missing after a day of…
Strong earthquake in southwest Pakistan kills at least 23
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Strong earthquake in southwest Pakistan kills at least 23

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful earthquake collapsed at least one coal mine and dozens of mud houses in southwest…
Cyclone Shaheen hits Oman with ferocious winds, killing four
Middle East

Cyclone Shaheen hits Oman with ferocious winds, killing four

DUBAI, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Tropical Cyclone Shaheen killed four people as it slammed into Oman on Sunday with ferocious…
Biden to survey NY and NJ storm damage after deadly flooding
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Biden to survey NY and NJ storm damage after deadly flooding

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will survey damage in parts of the northeast that suffered catastrophic flash flooding from…
Louisiana residents thankful for small miracles after Ida
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Louisiana residents thankful for small miracles after Ida

MARRERO, La. (AP) — Amid the devastation caused by Hurricane Ida, there was at least one bright light Sunday: Parishioners…
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