Pinch officials are assessing the terms caused by another fusillade of thunderstorms and tornadoes that took leastways fin lives and injured 75 mass crossways the Midwest Friday. Presence fine-tune on Oklahoma Metropolis, Oklahoma, the storms toppled cars and left-hand commuters treed on an interstate. One twister tossed a Conditions Line ramp pursuer motortruck nigh 200 yards earlier slamming it to the land, though the passengers loose with nipper injuries.Storms in Missouri and Arkansas caused considerable prop wrong and flooding. Trey mass went lacking other Friday and tercet others were reported Read more [...]
A big motortruck pissed with fireworks smitten a vagabondage elk on Friday forenoon, closing fine-tune the Trans Canada Highway for concluded 5 hours and scene off a grampus fireworks presentation.The hit occurred at almost 1 a.m. on Friday daybreak approximate the townspeople of Wawa, Ontario. The fire tanks reportedly ruptured, sparking a flack. Firefighters were capable to stop the hell, but not earlier the flames reached the fireworks in the cover of the motortruck and got the company started.Luckily, the driver and his rider were able-bodied to flight the cab of the motortruck unscathed. The Read more [...]
Air contamination in Singapore reached book “wild” levels Thursday as heater from fires in conterminous Indonesia billowed terminated the island city-state. Singapore’s Internal Surroundings Delegacy embossed the metropolis’s Pollutant Standards Indicator, a bill of air character highly-developed by the U.S. EPA, to an all clip mellow of 371, far exceeding the functionary “risky” denomination of 301.Officials in Indonesia, Singapore, and Malaysia deliver all issued warnings advising residents to confine their meter open and to swallow more irrigate. As of Friday, Read more [...]
The Westward is baking nether vivid warmth, with the temperature at Las Vegas-McCarran Outside drome ligature the functionary gamey of 117 degrees Friday. Meantime, more 30 citizenry were hospitalized for heat-related injuries and malady Friday at a medicine fete in Las Vegas, Nevada. "It's jolly acute," aforementioned Clark County spokesman Eric Daddy. "We're secondhand to summertime temperatures of 100, 105. But we're bey 100. It's a screamer."The temperature in Last Vale, California, may top 130 this weekend, inching nigh the humankind book high-pitched of 134 set thither Read more [...]
Ternary multitude were gored at the yearly Linear of the Bulls in Pamplona, Spain, on Friday, including an American who had to undergo operation abaft winning a cornet to the belly. Patrick Ekols, 20, had to get his irascibility distant, and is now in stalls consideration, according to Navarra Infirmary honcho Juan Sesma.Likewise Ekols, two Spaniards were injured by bulls, including one who was gored in the inguen and legs. Friday's five-minute result lasted virtually doubly as yearn as distinctive runs, due in office to a alone bruiser that rip from the ingroup and supercharged at runners earlier Read more [...]
If the overtone federal governemnt closing enters day four-spot, easterly California wireless tidings manager Stacey Powells volition infix Yosemite Subject Green, whether it is surface out-of-doors or not.Populace video post KCET reports that Powells plans to direct an "Absorb Yosemite Mo" on Friday afternoon. The route done Tioga Walk starring into the ballpark is unfold for travel-only purposes during the closure, but no boodle are permitted. If they can contact the introduction place, Powells bequeath leg a sit-in at Tuolumne Meadows, in the easterly department of Yosemite."I Read more [...]
When I was a kid, of the near memorable Christmas gifts I e'er standard was a duad of common alloy stilts. I was octet or ix, and I raced bent the figurehead railyard to shimmy roughly wish a gangling, half-drunk carnival goof. The succeeding twelvemonth, my siblings and I got a trip-up to Hawaii, presented to us in field, mystical envelopes—letters ratting us of our imminent journeying. It seemed unacceptable, and electrifying, that a tripper crosswise the sea could be contained in a unity sheet.Another Christmas my engender gave me a hand-crafted wooden token box with a midget interlock Read more [...]
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Galapagos Islands - an archipelago in the Pacific Ocean, consisting of 19 islands and 107 rocks and alluvial areas.
Earthquakes of magnitude 5.0 and 5.1 occurred on Friday, a thousand kilometers to the west of the coast of Ecuador in the Pacific Ocean located in the Galapagos Islands, information on casualties or damage were reported, according to the USGS site.
Tremors were recorded at 20:47 on UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 23:47 MSK). Their epicenter was located 300 kilometers north of Port Villamil on Isabela Island at a depth of 30 kilometers.
Source: RIA Novosti, USGS
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Several buildings and power lines were damaged in the area of Stavropol Izobilnensky on Friday because of the strong wind.
The city Izobilnyi storm wind gusts that reached 30 m / s, the roof blew off a five-story apartment building, said Friday the head of the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation on the edge Oleg Degtyarev.
In the village of Christmas in a comprehensive school damaged roof, demolished about 40 sheets of slate. Children were taken to their homes by bus. In the private sector of the village in several houses and damaged roofs.
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Heavy snowfall on the east coast of the United States led to the cancellation of flights and widespread power outages, according to Friday's American broadcaster CNN. According to the report, because of the weather, local authorities on Friday canceled flights at the airports of New York, Philadelphia and other cities.
According to the representative of the airline "American Airlines", as of Friday morning had been canceled 42 flights out of New York. In addition, as of Friday, about 32 thousand people on the east coast remain without electricity, including 22 thousand - in New York.
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A passenger train derailed in the Australian state of Queensland because of a landslide, three people were injured, said on Friday the Australian newspaper The Courier-Mail.
The incident occurred on Friday morning, 16 kilometers from the town of Redlynch (Redlynch) in the northern part of the state. Passengers trains were 240 people. Year-old boy and 25-year-old man received head injuries, the third victim - a knee injury and shoulder.
Representatives of the rescue services believe that the cause of derailment was a landslide caused by heavy rains have passed the day before.
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Forecasters registered in Khabarovsk on Sunday, June 27, the highest temperature for this day for more than a century of weather observations - 36,4 ° Celsius, told RIA Novosti on Monday, the Khabarovsk meteorologist.
"In the last three days: Friday, Saturday and Sunday - Khabarovsk were exceeded absolute maximum temperature for these days for all the 110 years of observations. On Friday and Saturday in Khabarovsk temperature reached 34 ... 35 °, and on Sunday - 36,4 °, which is more than the record June 27, 1987, when it registered 32.6 degrees, "- said the meteorologist.
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The damage from the shower, which was held on Friday night in the city of Stavropol Territory and the Grateful destroyed asphalt and macadam road is about 6 million rubles, told RIA Novosti on Friday, the head of the municipal district Blagodarnenskogo Sergey Bondarev.
According to weather forecasters edge, on the night of 1 July 2, in gratitude weather station recorded a record rainfall - 82 millimeters (170% of monthly norm). Such a powerful shower was not observed in the region of 50 years.
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Rescue work is carried out in the village Aacute Japanese Gifu Prefecture, where destroyed by a landslide residential house remained a family of three, told the news Agency Kyodo on Friday.
Torrential rains that struck Japan this week, and the resulting landslides and floods earlier claimed the lives of three people, five people were missing.
To rescue connected with about 40 employees self-defense forces. The search is complicated by the fact that the landslide brought down to the house not only an array of earth and dirt, but the trees from the mountain slope. Before the rubble of the house, Read more [...]
The photo taken on Sept. 10, 2010 shows trees torn down by the typhoon Meranti in downtown Shishi, southeast China#39;s Fujian Province. Meranti, the 10th typhoon that hit China this year, made landfall at Fujian on Friday, according to provincial flood control authorities. (Xinhua/Jiang Kehong)
Beautiful room (1010) received a Typhoon named \"Meranti\". His story begins on Thursday in the North-Eastern part of the South China sea near Taiwan.
A tropical storm moved northward in the Taiwan Strait. The proximity of the land did not allow him to gain strength Typhoon. In the night of Friday, the Read more [...]
In the far East of the night, repeated freezing. But on the night of Thursday and Friday here even more cold. Another portion of the Arctic air spread in the rear of the cyclone that for a long time there over the North sea of Okhotsk. Yes, and the sky grows atmospheric pressure brightened. In the South-West of Yakutia and in the neighbouring Transbaikalia in the night of Friday, the cold was increased to ?10...?13 degrees. This temperature even for these places with his \"harsh\" environment\" is considered to be 4 to 6 degrees below normal.
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The state Agency for meteorology of Spain (Aemet) predicts Friday heavy showers and thunderstorms over large parts of the country, reports on Friday, the Spanish news Agency EFE.
In many provinces declared orange alert - the second degree of threat on the scale of the warnings. According to forecasts, in provinces such as Jaen, Cadiz, Cordoba, Granada, Malaga, Seville, Toledo, Cuenca, Zaragoza, Huesca, Segovia may fall in the hours up to 30 litres of water per square meter.
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Early Friday morning a strong hurricane left in the dark ten districts of Belgorod oblast Energy are rebuilding. This was reported by the representative of the regional Directorate of the MES.
The power outage occurred at about 5.00 GMT. As at 10.00 GMT remain unconnected Belgorod, Shebekino, Alexis, Jacob, Korochanskiy, Krasnogvardeisky, Volkanovski, chernyansky, Weglewski areas, RIA «News».
The number of people left without light, TBA. Socially important facilities in the area off not included. Energy plan to complete the restoration work to 15.00 GMT Friday.
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