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Articles after 08 Jan 2024

Emergency Grant Aid in response to the flood disaster in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya

2024-02-07T01:03+0100reliefWeb (en)

On February 6, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of USD 10 million to Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya in the Horn of Africa, countries that were hit particularly hard by the floods that occurred from October to December last year. 1.

Extreme Weather in America

2024-02-07T00:40+0100kompas-id (en)

AFP / JAVIER TORRES. A car that was burned to ashes due to a forest and land fire was discarded in Villa Independencia, Valparaiso, Chile on Monday (5/2/2024). Extreme weather is currently taking place on the continent of America. While some areas in North America are experiencing cold and floods, some parts of South America are actually hot.

US to vent overcapacity complaints in Beijing talks

2024-02-07T00:35+0100asiatimes (en)

After railing at Beijing for a decade about Chinese dominance in the solar panel sector, Washington now is complaining that China heavily subsidized its electric-vehicle (EV) and semiconductor makers to boost global market shares – in the process creating overcapacity that also helped knock prices below competitors’ costs.

President Biden criticizes Trump for “obstructing Ukraine budget approval”

2024-02-07T00:33+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-06T23:31:53.313Z. Highlights: President Biden criticizes Trump for “obstructing Ukraine budget approval”. President Biden has announced that former President Trump, who is the leading candidate for the Republican Party in the fall presidential election, will become a member of Congress.

300,000 lives on the line – how UNMISS protects Bentiu residents from climate shocks

2024-02-06T23:54+0100unmiss (en)

UNITY STATE - In the midst of 5,400 square kilometres of greyish, brown water and decaying trees, stands an ‘island.’ It’s tiny in comparison to the vast body of water that surrounds it – perhaps a little over three square kilometers – but the important thing is that it’s the last refuge for some....

MIL-OSI USA: Manchin Announces $1.5 Million For Flood Repairs At Valley Pk-8 School

2024-02-06T21:56+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator for West Virginia Joe Manchin February 06, 2024 Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced $1,548,712 from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management....

TikTok users flood mailbox with requests for 177-year-old Oregon Trail sourdough starter

2024-02-06T21:28+0100independent-UK (en)

users have flooded the mailbox of a group of baking enthusiasts from Greeley, Colorado , asking for some of their 177-year-old sourdough starter. Since 2000, Mary Buckingham has guarded the mysterious sourdough starter. She’s one of many volunteers acting as a gatekeeper of a special mailbox where....

At least 3 dead as western US state drenched by 'atmospheric river' storm

2024-02-06T21:17+0100aa-en (en)

HOUSTON, United States . Southern California continues to be drenched Tuesday by a deadly "atmospheric river" storm that has dumped nearly 1 foot (30 centimeters) of rain in and around the Los Angeles area since Sunday, said officials. The rainfall has flooded streets and highways, triggering more than 300 mudslides, according to local authorities.

Hundreds of migrant families being booted from shelters as city nears breaking point

2024-02-06T20:49+0100foxnews (en)

On Monday, about 140 families were booted out from temporary accommodations in Colorado's capital , with the remaining 660 families expected to be removed over the next few weeks, according to city officials. The sanctuary city has been struggling to stretch its limited resources to support the growing number of migrants in the city.

Biden pushes the United States into civil war

2024-02-06T19:12+0100weeklyblitz (en)

Huge numbers of Americans are demanding they want a border wall to protect the United States from the flood of illegal aliens that has come about because of Joe Biden’s open border demands. And they fault Biden for the problem, pointing out that they think he’s pushing for a “civil war” with his open border demands.

APO AFRICA Emergency Grant Aid in response to the flood disaster in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya

2024-02-06T19:03+0100venturesafrica (en)

Emergency Grant Aid in response to the flood disaster in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya On February 6, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of USD 10 million to Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya in the Horn of Africa, countries that were hit particularly hard by the floods that occurred from October to December last year.

Photos: Atmospheric river slams California with wind and rain

2024-02-06T18:19+0100nbcbayarea (en)

Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images A man swims chest-deep through flood waters with his cell phone near three cars that are submerged after rain flooded several areas of Long Beach from the first in a series of storms hits Southern California, in Long Beach Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024.

King Charles reunites with Prince Harry one day after cancer diagnosis

2024-02-06T18:19+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

London: The King has reunited with his estranged son, Prince Harry, a day after Buckingham Palace announced he had begun treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer. The 75-year-old shock diagnosis, announced in a statement on Monday evening (UK time), triggered a flood of well-wishes from world....

King Charles reunites with Prince Harry one day after cancer diagnosis

2024-02-06T18:09+0100watoday (en)

London: The King has reunited with his estranged son, Prince Harry, a day after Buckingham Palace announced he had begun treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer. The 75-year-old shock diagnosis, announced in a statement on Monday evening (UK time), triggered a flood of well-wishes from world....

King Charles reunites with Prince Harry one day after cancer diagnosis

2024-02-06T18:06+0100brisbanetimes (en)

London: The King has reunited with his estranged son, Prince Harry, a day after Buckingham Palace announced he had begun treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer. The 75-year-old shock diagnosis, announced in a statement on Monday evening (UK time), triggered a flood of well-wishes from world....

King Charles reunites with Prince Harry one day after cancer diagnosis

2024-02-06T18:06+0100smh (en)

London: The King has reunited with his estranged son, Prince Harry, a day after Buckingham Palace announced he had begun treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer. The 75-year-old shock diagnosis, announced in a statement on Monday evening (UK time), triggered a flood of well-wishes from world....

King Charles reunites with Prince Harry one day after cancer diagnosis

2024-02-06T18:03+0100theage (en)

London: The King has reunited with his estranged son, Prince Harry, a day after Buckingham Palace announced he had begun treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer. The 75-year-old shock diagnosis, announced in a statement on Monday evening (UK time), triggered a flood of well-wishes from world....

Emergency Grant Aid in response to the flood disaster in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya

2024-02-06T17:51+0100mofa-go-jp (en)

On February 6, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of USD 10 million to Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya in the Horn of Africa, countries that were hit particularly hard by the floods that occurred from October to December last year.

ALERTA POR LLUVIAS EN BC Y CALIFORNIA LAS CLASES ESTÁN SUSPENDIDAS EN CINCO MUNICIPIOS DE BC Estatal | martes, 6 de febrero de 2024

2024-02-06T17:37+0100el-mexicano (es)

TIJUANA.- Anoche el Consejo Municipal de Protección Civil, encabezado por el secretario general de gobierno del XXIV Ayuntamiento de Tijuana, Miguel Ángel Bujanda Ruiz, declaró estado de alerta ante la segunda tormenta que está arribando a la región y que se presentaría con mayor fuerza entre la....

Emergency Grant Aid in response to the flood disaster in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya

2024-02-06T17:08+0100japan-foreign-office (en)

On February 6, the Government of Japan decided to extend Emergency Grant Aid of USD 10 million to Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya in the Horn of Africa, countries that were hit particularly hard by the floods that occurred from October to December last year.

300,000 lives on the line – how UNMISS protects Bentiu residents from climate shocks

2024-02-06T16:44+0100reliefWeb (en)

PETER BATEMAN. UNITY STATE - In the midst of 5,400 square kilometres of greyish, brown water and decaying trees, stands an 'island.' It's tiny in comparison to the vast body of water that surrounds it -- perhaps a little over three square kilometers -- but the important thing is that it's the last....

Mayorkas impeachment looks more in doubt as TWO Republicans plan to vote no: Speaker Mike Johnson can only afford to lose one more GOP defector after Ken Buck and Tom McClintock dig in on 'unconstitutional' move

2024-02-06T15:47+0100dailymail (en)

Buck said Mayorkas has 'completely failed at his job' but 'maladministration or incompetence does not rise to what our founders considered an impeachable offense. If the vote is successful, Mayorkas will be the first Cabinet secretary impeached since Secretary of War William Belknap in 1876.

AP News Summary at 9:23 a.m. EST

2024-02-06T15:37+0100eagletribune (en)

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Two ships traveling in Middle East waters have been attacked by suspected Yemen Houthi rebel drones. Tuesday's attacks are the latest in the Iranian-backed fighters’ campaign of targeting vessels over Israel’s war on Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

MIL-OSI USA: Gosar Statement on Senate Amnesty Bill

2024-02-06T15:08+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-09), issued the following statement regarding the Senate’s proposed $118 billion amnesty bill: “The Senate’s $118 billion, 370-page amnesty bill is complete rubbish. Not only does it not close the southern border, but it makes it worse by....

Climate Focus | Climate Action Plan 2024 ()

2024-02-06T14:10+0100HO (en)

At a glance: Climate Action Plan 2024 Maggie Semple, Senior Researcher (Environmental Science) FEBRUARY 2024 2023 was Ireland’s warmest year on record ‘by a large margin’ beating the previous warmest year (2022), with the warmest June and the wettest March and July on record.

MIL-OSI United Nations: War crimes fears over Israeli ground invasion of Rafah

2024-02-06T14:06+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United Nations 2. “We as the UN and Member States of the UN can bear witness,” OCHA spokesperson Jens Laerke told journalists in Geneva. “We can make clear what the law says… under international humanitarian law, indiscriminate bombing of densely populated areas may amount to war crimes.

MIL-OSI United Nations: We must do all in our power to protect Rafah, say UN humanitarians

2024-02-06T14:06+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United Nations. “We as the UN and Member States of the UN can bear witness,” OCHA spokesperson Jens Laerke told journalists in Geneva. “We can warn what might unfold with a ground invasion and we can make clear what the law says… under international humanitarian law, indiscriminate bombing....

AP News Summary at 7:35 a.m. EST

2024-02-06T13:41+0100eagletribune (en)

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — A ship traveling through the southern Red Sea has been attacked by a suspected Yemen Houthi rebel drone. The attack happened early Tuesday west of Hodeida, Yemen, and a projectile caused “slight damage” to the vessel’s windows on the bridge. That's according to the British military’s United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations.

AP News Summary at 6:46 a.m. EST

2024-02-06T12:54+0100eagletribune (en)

Blinken pushes for progress on Gaza cease-fire-for-hostages deal in meetings with Egyptian mediators. CAIRO (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken pressed ahead with a diplomatic tour of the Middle East on Tuesday, meeting Egyptian leaders as part of his efforts to secure a cease-fire in the....

An Israeli investigation into the army’s responsibility for the killing of 12 settlers in the Gaza Strip

2024-02-06T12:02+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-06T11:00:45.189Z. Highlights: The Israeli army is investigating the killing of 12 Israelis as a result of a tank bombing a house in the “Be’eri” settlement adjacent to the Gaza Strip on October 7. Israeli Army Chief of Staff Herzi Halevy appointed retired Major General Yoav Har Even to head....

California Storm Produces '1 in 1,000-Year' Rainfall Event

2024-02-06T11:33+0100newsweek-USA (en)

California has been hit by a deadly storm that has caused a "1,000-year flood," according to weather experts. An atmospheric river unleashed extreme rainfall and high winds on the West Coast state across the weekend and on Monday, knocking out power for hundreds of thousands of homes and killing at least one person.

AP News Summary at 2:42 a.m. EST

2024-02-06T08:51+0100eagletribune (en)

Live updates | Israel's evacuation orders cover 2/3 of Gaza, leaving Palestinians crammed in Rafah. United Nations humanitarian monitors say Israel’s evacuation orders in the Gaza Strip now cover two-thirds of the territory, or 95 square miles. The U.N.

AP News Summary at 12:19 a.m. EST

2024-02-06T06:34+0100eagletribune (en)

Blinken returns to Mideast in push for hostage deal and postwar plan for Gaza, but obstacles loom. RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is meeting with Saudi Arabia's crown prince at the start of his fifth visit to the Middle East since the outbreak of the war in Gaza.

What does King Charles’ cancer diagnosis mean for Britain’s monarchy?

2024-02-06T06:15+0100firstpost (en)

BBC reported that his weekly audiences with Prime Minister Rishi Sunak would continue in person, unless doctors advise that he limits such contact. The palace’s statement added that the monarch “remains wholly positive about his treatment and looks forward to returning to full public duty as soon as possible”.

AP News Summary at 11:25 p.m. EST

2024-02-06T05:31+0100eagletribune (en)

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is meeting with Saudi Arabia's crown prince at the start of his fifth visit to the Middle East since the outbreak of the war in Gaza. He hopes to press ahead with a potential cease-fire deal and postwar planning while tamping down regional tensions.

Alvarez denies sedition, says Mindanao secession cause will be done peacefully

2024-02-06T04:21+0100gmanews (en)

Former Speaker and Davao del Norte lawmaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Tuesday that his call for separation of Mindanao from the Philippines, a call s hared by former President Rodrigo Duterte , is no criminal act and is a peaceful call to enable development in Mindanao.

Fuertes lluvias en California, alertas por inundación repentina

2024-02-06T04:13+0100elpais-cr (es)

Washington, 5 feb (Prensa Latina) Más de 2,5 millones de personas recibieron hoy alerta de inundación repentina en los condados de Los Ángeles y Ventura, afectados por las fuertes lluvias en California, oeste de Estados Unidos. Más de medio millón de clientes, la mayoría en la mitad norte del....

Record-setting storm dumps heavy rain on Los Angeles, with flash flood alerts still in effect

2024-02-06T03:53+0100eagletribune (en)

Search and rescue workers evacuate men from a homeless encampment that became surrounded by floodwater from the Guadalupe River on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, in San Jose, Calif. he second of back-to-back atmospheric rivers is drenching Northern California, flooding roads, knocking out power to tens of....

Record-setting storm dumps heavy rain on Los Angeles, with flash flood alerts still in effect

2024-02-06T03:50+0100timesdaily (en)

A first responder helps a resident evacuate from a neighborhood after a mudslide, Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, in the Beverly Crest area of Los Angeles. A storm of historic proportions unleashed record levels of rain over parts of Los Angeles on Monday, endangering the city's large homeless population,....

Record-setting storm dumps heavy rain on Los Angeles, with flash flood alerts still in effect

2024-02-06T03:43+0100gazette (en)

Search and rescue workers evacuate men from a homeless encampment that became surrounded by floodwater from the Guadalupe River on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, in San Jose, Calif. he second of back-to-back atmospheric rivers is drenching Northern California, flooding roads, knocking out power to tens of....

Prince Harry To Visit King Charles In UK After Cancer Diagnosis

2024-02-06T03:43+0100ndtvnews (en)

London: Prince Harry plans to head back to Britain to visit his father Charles III following the king's cancer diagnosis, the Press Association news agency reported Monday. Harry, who lives in the United States with his wife, American actress Meghan Markle, has spoken with Charles and will visit him....

Category 6 Cyclones? Flood Warnings More Useful, Experts Say

2024-02-06T00:50+0100miragenews (en)

In a hotter world, cyclones are expected to become less common but more intense when they do form. That, according to new research , means it might be time to consider introducing a Category 6 to the hurricane scale used in the United States to better communicate the threat.

Tormenta invernal desata el estado de emergencia en California

2024-02-06T00:45+010024-horas (es)

Gavin Newson, gobernador de California, decretó durante la tarde del pasado domingo 4 de febrero el estado de emergencia para ocho condados al sur de Los Ángeles debido a la tormenta invernal que amenaza con dejar récords de lluvia y nieve en el estado ubicado en la costa oeste de Estados Unidos.

The vast majority of California flood victims’ losses won’t be covered by insurance

2024-02-06T00:17+0100dailynews (en)

New York – Many victims of the massive storms now battering California about are to be hit with another heartbreak – discovering their insurance won’t cover the damage. The typical homeowners’ policy won’t cover loss from flood damage. That is covered by the National Flood Insurance Program , a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The vast majority of California flood victims’ losses won’t be covered by insurance

2024-02-06T00:12+0100whittierdailynews (en)

New York – Many victims of the massive storms now battering California about are to be hit with another heartbreak – discovering their insurance won’t cover the damage. The typical homeowners’ policy won’t cover loss from flood damage. That is covered by the National Flood Insurance Program , a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The vast majority of California flood victims’ losses won’t be covered by insurance

2024-02-06T00:11+0100dailybreeze (en)

New York – Many victims of the massive storms now battering California about are to be hit with another heartbreak – discovering their insurance won’t cover the damage. The typical homeowners’ policy won’t cover loss from flood damage. That is covered by the National Flood Insurance Program , a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Southern California under state of emergency as 'atmospheric river' pounds region

2024-02-05T23:07+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

HOUSTON, United States Southern California is under a state of emergency on Monday as a second severe storm since last week pummels the region. The National Weather Service issued flood alerts to millions of residents who are in the target zone of the storm, which has wreaked havoc since Sunday.

Johnson faces slim margin to pass Sec. Mayorkas impeachment TUESDAY: GOP hardliner Ken Buck digs in on 'no' vote claiming it's constitutionally 'wrong' to expel Biden's embattled official over southern border catastrophe

2024-02-05T22:38+0100dailymail (en)

The vote to impeach Homeland Security Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas will come down to a razor-thin margin on Tuesday, with Colorado GOP Rep. Ken Buck dug in on opposing the effort. Speaker Mike Johnson said on Friday he would talk to Buck over the weekend about his opposition to the impeachment effort, but a source close to Buck told DailyMail.

Southern California under state of emergency as 'atmospheric river' pounds region

2024-02-05T21:27+0100aa-en (en)

HOUSTON, United States Southern California is under a state of emergency on Monday as a second severe storm since last week pummels the region. The National Weather Service issued flood alerts to millions of residents who are in the target zone of the storm, which has wreaked havoc since Sunday.

UK’s King Charles III diagnosed with cancer

2024-02-05T21:25+0100inquirer (en)

(FILE PHOTO) Britain’s King Charles speaks with a guest prior to a meeting with President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan during the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28), at Dubai Exhibition Center, United Arab Emirates, November 30, 2023. Abdulla Al Neyadi/UAE Presidential Court/Handout via REUTERS.

Photos: Atmospheric river slams California with wind and rain

2024-02-05T21:02+0100nbcnewyork (en)

Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images A man swims chest-deep through flood waters with his cell phone near three cars that are submerged after rain flooded several areas of Long Beach from the first in a series of storms hits Southern California, in Long Beach Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024.

Thomas Friedman NYT Middle East Animal Kingdom enrages Arabs

2024-02-05T20:56+0100english-alaraby (en)

Want questionable takes on international affairs? Read Thomas Friedman's column, say critics [Getty] has again caused outrage over a misconceived analogy in a blog post in the New York Times in which he compared the Middle East to the "animal kingdom" and "jungle", drawing accusations of racism and Orientalism.

MIL-OSI USA: Senator Wicker Statement on the $2.9 Million Awarded to Mississippi Fisheries for 2019 Bonnet Carré Spillway Openings Mississippi’s Shrimp and Oyster Industries are Still Recovering from Bonnet Carré Spillway Openings

2024-02-05T18:56+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator for Mississippi Roger Wicker WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., released the following statement after the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) awarded $2,993,283 in federal disaster relief funds to Mississippi’s shrimp and oyster fisheries.

Torrential rains, floods... California submerged by a new atmospheric river

2024-02-05T18:27+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-05T16:50:07.831Z. Highlights: Torrential rains, floods... California submerged by a new atmospheric river. Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for eight southern counties. Since Sunday morning, violent winds, locally accompanied by tornadoes and especially torrential rain have hit southern California.

The vast majority of California flood victims’ losses won’t be covered by insurance

2024-02-05T18:12+0100mercurynews (en)

New York – Many victims of the massive storms now battering California about are to be hit with another heartbreak – discovering their insurance won’t cover the damage. The typical homeowners’ policy won’t cover loss from flood damage. That is covered by the National Flood Insurance Program , a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The vast majority of California flood victims’ losses won’t be covered by insurance

2024-02-05T18:12+0100eastbaytimes (en)

New York – Many victims of the massive storms now battering California about are to be hit with another heartbreak – discovering their insurance won’t cover the damage. The typical homeowners’ policy won’t cover loss from flood damage. That is covered by the National Flood Insurance Program , a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Damian Dovarganes/AP

2024-02-05T17:36+0100cnn (en)

Many victims of the massive storms now battering Southern California about are to be hit with another heartbreak - discovering their insurance won’t cover the damage. The typical homeowners’ policy won’t cover loss from flood damage. That is covered by the National Flood Insurance Program , a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Nevada is holding primaries and caucuses this week. Why Donald Trump and Nikki Haley won't be on the same ballot.

2024-02-05T15:58+0100wftv (en)

When it comes to presidential nominating contests, some states have primaries. Some states have caucuses. But this year, Nevada has both — and neither of them should really affect the race for the Republican nomination. If that sounds confusing (and self-defeating), that's because it is. On Tuesday, Feb.

Nevada is holding primaries and caucuses this week. Why Donald Trump and Nikki Haley won't be on the same ballot.

2024-02-05T15:58+0100wsoctv (en)

When it comes to presidential nominating contests, some states have primaries. Some states have caucuses. But this year, Nevada has both — and neither of them should really affect the race for the Republican nomination. If that sounds confusing (and self-defeating), that's because it is. On Tuesday, Feb.

Nevada is holding primaries and caucuses this week. Why Donald Trump and Nikki Haley won't be on the same ballot.

2024-02-05T15:58+0100actionnewsjax (en)

When it comes to presidential nominating contests, some states have primaries. Some states have caucuses. But this year, Nevada has both — and neither of them should really affect the race for the Republican nomination. If that sounds confusing (and self-defeating), that's because it is. On Tuesday, Feb.

Nevada is holding primaries and caucuses this week. Why Donald Trump and Nikki Haley won't be on the same ballot.

2024-02-05T15:55+0100kiro7 (en)

When it comes to presidential nominating contests, some states have primaries. Some states have caucuses. But this year, Nevada has both — and neither of them should really affect the race for the Republican nomination. If that sounds confusing (and self-defeating), that's because it is. On Tuesday, Feb.

MIL-OSI USA: Reaching New Heights

2024-02-05T15:07+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Suppose you are buying a new home that is located near a river that routinely floods. During the buying process, you learn that you are required to have flood insurance. A step in the process of obtaining this insurance is to get a certified elevation of your new home from a professional surveyor.

Syria's 'miracle' quake baby, other orphans mark first year without families

2024-02-05T13:48+0100naharnet-ar (en)

Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble of....

Pineapple Express Storm Plunges California Into Darkness

2024-02-05T13:47+0100theelectricityhub (en)

Over 600,000 homes in California were without power after the second Pineapple Express storm. PG&E tops outages with around 500,000 affected; 565,000 restored, but 570,000 still powerless. After a second Pineapple Express storm, over 600,000 homes and businesses in are without power .

Syria's 'miracle' quake baby, other orphans mark first year without families

2024-02-05T13:11+0100naharnet-en (en)

Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble of....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T13:08+0100TheFrontierPost-en (en)

On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkiye and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble of her family’s house in the town of Jinderis in northern Syria. She was still attached by an umbilical cord to her dead mother. The girl was named “Baby Aya” — Aya is Arabic for “a sign....

Where does Tammy Murphy stand on the controversial plan for a power plant in Newark? | Opinion 6m agoStar-Ledger Guest

2024-02-05T12:53+0100nj (en)

Newark is the definition of an overburdened environmental justice community. The city suffers from some of the worst air quality in the entire country due to a long history of environmental racism. Newark is a city where one in four children are diagnosed with asthma, three times higher than the national average.

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T11:34+0100seattletimes (en)

IDLIB, Syria (AP) — Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive....

Raging Fire in Chile, 112 People Killed

2024-02-05T11:08+0100kompas-id (en)

AP PHOTO/MATIAS DELACROIX. Residents take cover inside a car near a burning forest in Puren, Chile on Saturday (4/2/2023) local time. Forest fires have spread in southern and central Chile, triggering evacuation and emergency declarations in several areas.

A Year after Syria’s Deadly Earthquake, Orphaned Children Adjust to the Loss Bit by bit

2024-02-05T10:59+0100thenationalherald (en)

IDLIB, Syria — Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

Royal Navy's £3.2bn warship sent to replace faulty carrier also plagued by problems

2024-02-05T10:24+0100express (en)

The £3.2billion warship that is replacing the HMS Queen Elizabeth for a key NATO exercise was itself plagued by setbacks before it set sail. The HMS Prince of Wales is being geared up to take part in a European exercise after a propeller fault rendered the Queen Elizabeth unable to take part.

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T09:45+0100newindianexpress (en)

IDLIB: Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the....

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-05T09:30+0100devdiscourse (en)

SHARE; Humanitarians will need $2.7 billion to support millions of civilians in war- ravaged Yemen this year, the UN and partners said on Thursday. Nearly a decade of fighting between Government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, pitted against Houthi rebels who control much of the country, has left 18.

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-05T09:28+0100foreignpolicywatchdog (en)

The hub will provide a secure operational base for humanitarian partners, to help address urgent needs in Ta’iz, while allowing IOM to scale up its support and help communities to recover and rebuild.It also reflects the way the humanitarian community will adapt operations in a context of limited funding and access constraints.

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T07:37+0100citynews-ca (en)

Yasmine Shahoud is checked by a doctor at a hospital in Idlib, Syria, on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2024. Yasmine was seriously injured and lost all of her immediate family in an earthquake in an earthquake that hit Syria and Turkey in February 2023. (AP Photo/Ghaith Alsayed) IDLIB, Syria (AP) — Aya....

World News | A Year After Syria's Deadly Earthquake, Orphaned Children Adjust to the Loss Bit by Bit

2024-02-05T07:18+0100latestly (en)

Idlib (Syria), Feb 5 (AP) Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled....

Minister calls for sustainable wetlands

2024-02-05T07:16+0100zimbabwesituation (en)

Zimbabwe last week joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Wetlands Day, with the Government appealing to every citizen to participate in protecting and proper use of wetlands. The commemorations were held in Murehwa, Mashonaland East, under this year’s theme: “Wetlands and human wellbeing.

UK faces ‘three seasons’ of weather this week from spring heat to winter whiteout

2024-02-05T07:09+0100metro-uk (en)

Stormy weather is on its way (Picture: Getty) The United Kingdom is set to face a rollercoaster of weather conditions this week, ranging from 16°C spring heat to autumnal floods, then winter whiteouts. After this weekend’s balmy temperatures, highs are set to hit 15°C today, but floods could follow beginning tomorrow into Wednesday.

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:54+0100devdiscourse (en)

She hopes eventually to become a pharmacist.The first period was very, very hard, Yasmine said, but thank God, Im getting better. In the town of Harem in Idlib province, where 8-year-old Hanaa Shreif now lives with her grandfather and uncles family, she likes to play with her baby cousin, born after....

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:46+0100yakimaherald (en)

On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble of her family’s house in the town of Jinderis in northern Syria. She was still attached by an umbilical cord to her dead mother. The girl was named “Baby Aya” — Aya is Arabic for “a sign....

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:42+0100startribune (en)

IDLIB, Syria — Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

MIL-OSI USA: Boozman, Cotton Fight to Protect Arkansas Catfish Farmers, Stop Flood of Vietnamese Imports

2024-02-05T06:41+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator for Arkansas – John Boozman WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Tom Cotton (R-AR) joined Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS) in warning the Biden administration of the disastrous economic outlook for U.S.

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:32+0100eagletribune (en)

IDLIB, Syria (AP) — Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble of her family’s house in the town of Jinderis in northern Syria.

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:26+0100kob (en)

On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble of her family’s house in the town of Jinderis in northern Syria. She was still attached by an umbilical cord to her dead mother. The girl was named “Baby Aya” — Aya is Arabic for “a sign....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:25+0100islandpacket (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:23+0100tri-cityherald (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:23+0100charlotteobserver (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:22+0100idahostatesman (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:21+0100kansascity (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:21+0100theolympian (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:20+0100newsobserver (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:19+0100bnd (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:18+0100heraldonline (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria’s deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:17+0100fresnobee (en)

IDLIB, Syria. Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive earthquake hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from....

A year after Syria's deadly earthquake, orphaned children adjust to the loss bit by bit

2024-02-05T06:15+0100ABCnews (en)

IDLIB, Syria -- Aya al-Sudani, a bubbly toddler with a toothy smile, will mark her first birthday on Tuesday, but there will be no celebration with cake and presents. The day also marks a dark memory. On Feb. 6, 2023, a massive hit Syria and Turkey and the baby girl was pulled alive from the rubble....

25 GOP Governors Throw Support Behind Texas in Border Stoush With Federal Government

2024-02-05T05:44+0100theepochtimes (en)

Over a dozen GOP governors have visited Texas to show their support for Gov. Greg Abbott in his fight with the Biden Administration over the influx of people illegally crossing the border in Eagle Pass. For weeks, the federal government and Texas Gov. Abbott have clashed after the National Guard....

New tool predicts flood risk from hurricanes in a warming climate

2024-02-05T05:39+0100spacewar (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

New tool predicts flood risk from hurricanes in a warming climate

2024-02-05T05:28+0100terradaily (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

Debate | What is hindering wider SuDS adoption?

2024-02-05T05:10+0100nce (en)

A s the UK’s disjointed and ageing sewerage infrastructure battles with higher intensity rainfall resulting from climate change, the risk of flooding in urban areas has increased dramatically. One way to combat this is through Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS), such as rain gardens, green/blue roofs and detention basins.

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:38+0100bnd (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:35+0100myrtlebeachonline (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:32+0100sacbee (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:31+0100heraldonline (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:31+0100kansascity (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:30+0100idahostatesman (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:30+0100fresnobee (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:30+0100star-telegram (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:29+0100tri-cityherald (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:29+0100theolympian (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:28+0100charlotteobserver (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:27+0100islandpacket (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T04:27+0100newsobserver (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an "amnesty bill" that "erases our borders," attacked the Ukraine funding that's included,....

MIL-OSI USA: Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $1.3 Million For City Of Auburn To Strengthen Flood Mitigation And Replace Aging Culvert To Protect Cayuga County Homes & Residents

2024-02-05T04:11+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator for New York Kirsten Gillibrand After Tropical Storm Fred In 2021, Wood Brook Culvert On Burgess Street Was Damaged And Needed Improvements To Prevent Future Flooding For Nearby Auburn Neighborhood Senators Helped Secure Major Disaster Declaration....

Border deal meets immediate blowback from conservatives, Trump allies in Congress

2024-02-05T03:37+0100thehill (en)

The long-awaited bipartisan border agreement met swift opposition from hardline conservatives and allies of former President Trump within hours of negotiators unveiling the 370-page package. They decried it as an “amnesty bill” that “erases our borders,” attacked the Ukraine funding that’s included,....

Minister calls for sustainable wetlands

2024-02-04T23:41+0100herald (en)

Zimbabwe last week joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Wetlands Day, with the Government appealing to every citizen to participate in protecting and proper use of wetlands. The commemorations were held in Murehwa, Mashonaland East, under this year’s theme: “Wetlands and human wellbeing.

European Union: Stopping funding for UNRWA threatens the lives of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians

2024-02-04T22:47+0100breakinglatest (en)

European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said on Sunday that stopping funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) would put the lives of hundreds of thousands at risk. The statements came amid allegations of the involvement of some agency employees in the Al-Aqsa Flood operation on October 7.

Local students continue to earn honors at college 28m agoSam Boyer

2024-02-04T22:22+0100cleveland (en)

Baldwin Wallace University : Carter Almady of Brunswick, a graduate of Brunswick High School, is one of three Baldwin Wallace University cross country student-athletes to be named as a United States Track & Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division III All-Academic Athlete.

The Guardian: CNN faces pressure from its employees because of its bias towards Israel

2024-02-04T21:00+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-04T20:00:12.298Z. Highlights: CNN is facing backlash from its employees over editorial policies that they say embrace the Israeli narrative, while censoring Palestinian views. Journalists in CNN newsrooms in the U.S. and abroad say the broadcast was skewed by administration rules and a topic approval process.

Israeli reservist peddles lies about Hamas ‘sexual violence’ and gets away with it

2024-02-04T19:56+0100presstv-ir (en)

By Press TV Staff Writer. Appearing on a prime-time Sky News show earlier this week, Israeli military reservist Shari Mendes again resorted to her favorite activity – peddling lies about the Palestinian resistance. “It seems like there was a systematic genital mutilation of women,” Mendes told show....

Africa: Floods Derail AU Mission Exit Plan in Somalia

2024-02-04T19:28+0100allafrica (en)

Mogadishu, Somalia The rotation of the African Union force in Somalia was delayed by at least one month due to floods, as troops remained marooned in military bases that they were meant to leave more than four weeks ago after El Niño-induced rains submerged roads, and airstrips and cut off major....

Do Yemen’s Houthis have their eye on Marib?

2024-02-04T11:01+0100aljazeera-en (en)

“The Houthis aren’t going to stop what they’re doing, until the Israeli offensive in Gaza concludes,” Eurasia Group analyst Gregory Brew, told Al Jazeera. Cementing their domestic presence. The Houthi rebel group, which took over the capital Sanaa in 2014, is still facing off against an....

Humanitarian Assistance

2024-02-04T10:17+0100app-en (en)

ISLAMABAD, Feb 04 (APP): Pakistan has dispatched 5th tranche of humanitarian assistance for Gaza, consisting of winterized tents, tarpaulins and blankets via PAF C-130. “The flight will land in Al-Arish, Egypt, where the Pakistani Ambassador will receive the aid for onward delivery,” Ministry of....

Support Payment to Producers Affected by the Earthquake

2024-02-04T10:17+0100raillynews (en)

ANKARA (IGFA) – Minister Yumaklı wished God's mercy to those who lost their lives in the disaster on the anniversary of the February 11 earthquakes that affected 6 provinces and wished a speedy recovery to those who were injured. Reminding that the country mobilized as one body to heal the wounds....

Israeli Army Strikes in Syria and Lebanon: Updates on Hezbollah Targets and Border Conflict

2024-02-04T08:24+0100archyde (en)

2024-02-04 02:33:05. Israeli army spokesman Daniel Hagari said that his forces have attacked more than 50 Lebanese Hezbollah targets in Syria and 3,400 targets in Lebanon since the start of the war in the Gaza Strip about 4 months ago. Hagari added in statements he made on Saturday that Israel....

Floods derail AU mission exit plan in Somalia

2024-02-04T08:21+0100hiiraan (en)

But logistical issues forced the troops to remain on the ground – extending their stay in Somalia by another month – while TCCs could not deploy new units to the mission. “There were some delays in meeting the December 31, 2023 timeline, primarily due to the floods caused by El-Nino rains,” says Gifty Bingley, Atmis spokesperson.

Israel: We attacked 50 Hezbollah targets in Syria and thousands in Lebanon

2024-02-04T03:40+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-04T02:39:47.777Z. Highlights: Israel: We attacked 50 Hezbollah targets in Syria and thousands in Lebanon. Since Operation Al-Aqsa Flood and the outbreak of war between Israel and the Palestinian resistance led by the Al-Qassam Brigades on October 7, the Lebanese-Israeli border has witnessed an almost daily exchange of bombing.

Editorial comment | A flood of issues

2024-02-04T02:34+0100fijitimes (en)

How serious are we about our drainage system? Are we even serious about maintaining our roads to very high standards? Try travelling on some roads in and around the Capital City of Suva during heavy rain and you’ll notice how some roads are actually drains! Yes! A drainage system is virtually nil, and water flows onto the road.

A knock at the international conscious

2024-02-04T01:00+0100pakobserver (en)

FEBRUARY 5 is observed as “Kashmir Solidarity Day” every year since 1990 throughout Pakistan, Overseas Kashmiris and Pakistani Diaspora across the world. The aim of celebrating this day has three main objectives: (1) To express solidarity with people of Kashmir residing in miserable condition in the....

Congress is considering providing $17 billion in military aid to Israel

2024-02-03T23:30+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-03T22:29:38.582Z. Highlights: US House of Representatives Speaker Mike Johnson revealed legislation to provide new military aid to Israel worth $17.6 billion. Johnson said in a message to members that the full House may vote this week on the funding bill put forward by the House Appropriations Committee.

Israeli demonstrations demanding the removal of Netanyahu and the completion of the prisoner deal

2024-02-03T20:21+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-03T19:20:02.464Z. Highlights: Hundreds of Israelis demonstrated in central Tel Aviv and in the cities of Haifa and Rehovot. Demonstrators demanded the overthrow of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government and the holding of parliamentary elections.

Spike in cholera infections and shortage of vaccines in Zambia – Medicine

2024-02-03T19:34+0100breakinglatest (en)

In 2023, more than half of the countries reporting cholera cases in the world are in Africa and Zambia is now battling the worst cholera epidemic in decades as the vaccination program comes under pressure due to increased demand global vaccine supply. The spike in cholera led to the opening of....

Floods derail AU mission exit plan in Somalia

2024-02-03T15:17+0100wardheernews (en)

An aerial view of a flooded area in Dolow, Somalia following devastating floods on November 25, 2023. PHOTO | AFP. By JULIUS BARIGABA. Rotation of the African Union force in Somalia was delayed by at least one month due to floods, as troops remained marooned in military bases that they were meant to....

Increase in applications for passport and ID card renewal

2024-02-03T15:09+0100nltimes (en)

The National Identity Data Service (RvIG) is seeing an increase in the number of applications for renewing a passport or ID card. A passport peak is expected this year because the validity period of a travel document was changed from five to ten years in 2014.

Belfast man documenting ‘homeless’ USA journey on TikTok to return home due to having ‘no money’

2024-02-03T14:55+0100belfastlive (en)

Noah McNaull, known as Noah Supertramp to his thousands of followers on TikTok and Instagram, told Belfast Live he is fed up and has abandoned his plan to walk across the whole of the United States . Noah’s followers have been making donations to the 23-year-old Stranmillis man’s account to keep him....

Protect your Mac with an antivirus? Meet the French superstar of the industry

2024-02-03T13:39+0100archyde (en)

Protect your Mac with an antivirus? Meet the French superstar of the industry. 2024-02-03 12:15:41. Often, cybersecurity experts are known to be American or Israeli. However, there is one player of French origin that stands out in the Mac antivirus market: Intego.

Floods derail AU mission exit plan in Somalia

2024-02-03T11:57+0100EastAfrican (en)

“The successful completion of this drawdown phase, notwithstanding significant challenges, including the El Nino, is a testament to the will of the Federal Government of Somalia to an orderly transition,” said Dr Alhadji Sarjoh Bah, Director of the Conflict Management Directorate at AU, at the FOBs handover ceremony in Mogadishu on January 29.

Gaza Red Crescent: The fate of the child “Hind” and the rescuers is still unknown

2024-02-03T09:41+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-03T08:39:46.239Z. Highlights: Gaza Red Crescent: The fate of the child “Hind” and the rescuers is still unknown. The little girl, Hind, was trapped inside a vehicle. The occupation opened fire on everyone in it, and they were all martyred. An ambulance crew from the Red Crescent went out -....

Snow Expected in UK Next Week as Arctic Blast Brings Freezing Temperatures

2024-02-03T06:22+0100natureworldnews (en)

As winter continues its dance with warmth and chill, residents across various parts of the United Kingdom are left wondering if they will once again wake up to a world painted white. The memory of mid-January's snowy embrace lingers; streets, trees, and homes were covered in a soft blanket of snow....

Three new Wetlands to be declared under Ramsar Convention this year – Minister Pavithra

2024-02-02T20:58+0100dailynews-lk (en)

Irrigation, Wildlife and Forest Conservation Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi said that the Wildlife Department has planned to declare three new wetlands in Sri Lanka as wetlands under the Ramsar Convention. The minister mentioned this while speaking to the media on the occasion of “World Wetlands Day” that fell on February 2.

5 minutes ago There's a Tax Credit for US-Made Solar Panels, but They're Hard to Find

2024-02-02T20:43+0100cnet (en)

But if your solar panels are manufactured in the US, the government will provide an additional 10% tax credit. Guidance released by the Treasury Department said products will be eligible for the bonus if all steel and iron manufacturing processes take place in the US and if a minimum percentage of....

Here's a crazy idea: How about a student visa program whose main beneficiary is Canada 2/2/2024 10:30:00 AM

2024-02-02T19:40+0100timescolonist (en)

Students walk toward the University of British Columbia. Mewtheart/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images. The reasons why Canada’s student visa system is broken are many: provinces eager to pass the buck on paying for higher education; universities, colleges and private operators grabbing for....

Here's a crazy idea: How about a student visa program whose main beneficiary is Canada 2/2/2024 10:30:00 AM

2024-02-02T19:40+0100tricitynews (en)

The reasons why Canada’s student visa system is broken are many: provinces eager to pass the buck on paying for higher education; universities, colleges and private operators grabbing for dollars; students from low-income countries discovering that bargain-priced tuition buys entry to Canada;....

Here's a crazy idea: How about a student visa program whose main beneficiary is Canada 2/2/2024 10:30:00 AM

2024-02-02T19:34+0100princegeorgecitizen (en)

Students walk toward the University of British Columbia. Mewtheart/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images. The reasons why Canada’s student visa system is broken are many: provinces eager to pass the buck on paying for higher education; universities, colleges and private operators grabbing for....

Land subsidence poses serious threat to coastal cities

2024-02-02T19:24+0100weeklyblitz (en)

Rising sea levels have long been a concern for coastal cities, leading to increased storm surges and flooding during high tides. However, there’s an additional, often overlooked, factor making these cities even more susceptible to the encroaching waters: land subsidence.

The mental health of 3,000 Israeli soldiers was examined and 1,000 were transferred to receive psychological treatment

2024-02-02T18:32+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-02T17:29:57.801Z. Highlights: The mental health of 3,000 Israeli soldiers was examined and 1,000 were transferred to receive psychological treatment. October 7, 2023 is the day on which the Palestinian resistance, led by the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), carried out a surprise attack....

World Wetlands Day: The hidden potential of tidal landscapes

2024-02-02T17:36+0100earth (en)

In a study released just ahead of World Wetlands Day, experts have re-evaluated the vital role of mangroves and salt marshes in carbon sequestration. The researchers determined that these tidal landscapes are far more effective in mitigating climate change than previously recognized.

Rafah a "pressure cooker of despair"; Gaza children mental health warning.

2024-02-02T17:14+0100cgtn (en)

Israel prepares for Rafah assault. There are growing fears of an Israeli ground assault into Rafah, Gaza's southern city on the border with Egypt which is currently a temporary home for more than half of the enclave's 2.3 million residents. On Friday, Israeli forces shelled positions around its outskirts.

US West Coast battered as storms hit

2024-02-02T17:09+0100manilatimes (en)

LOS ANGELES: The US West Coast started to experience heavy rainfall Thursday as the first of two powerful storms moved in, part of a "Pineapple Express" weather pattern that was washing out roads and sparking flood warnings. The atmospheric river dumped heavy rains and snow over a wide portion of....

Mepe Development Association relocates over 400 flood victims

2024-02-02T17:02+0100citinewsroom (en)

To facilitate the resumption of schools in the Mepe traditional area, the epicentre of the Akosombo Dam flood disaster, the Mepe Development Association (MDA) has relocated over 400 displaced persons from various safe havens, including St. Kizito Senior Technical School.

Six more weeks of winter for Manitoba

2024-02-02T14:46+0100citynews-ca (en)

It’s been cold, to say the least here in Manitoba. In the -30s and -40s, anything can freeze in seconds. CityNews did various tests, just to confirm this. Pouring hot water on a towel, whipping it around and after only about 20 seconds, the towel could be ripped apart easily.

opinion Here’s a crazy idea: How about a student visa program whose main beneficiary is CanadaTony Keller

2024-02-02T11:09+0100theglobeandmail (en)

The reasons why Canada’s student visa system is broken are many: provinces eager to pass the buck on paying for higher education; universities, colleges and private operators grabbing for dollars; students from low-income countries discovering that bargain-priced tuition buys entry to Canada;....

Geosciences, Vol. 14, Pages 40: Impact of Land Use and Land Cover Change on Hydrological Processes in Urban Watersheds: Analysis and Forecasting for Flood Risk Management

2024-02-02T10:35+0100mdpi (en)

Land use and land cover (LULC) change is one of the primary contributors to hydrological change in urban watersheds and can potentially influence stream flow and flood volume. Understanding the impacts of LULC change on urban hydrological processes is critical to effective urban water management and minimizing flood risks.

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-02T10:10+0100globalsecurity (en)

1 February 2024 - Humanitarians will need $2.7 billion to support millions of civilians in war-ravaged Yemen this year, the UN and partners said on Thursday. Nearly a decade of fighting between Government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, pitted against Houthi rebels who control much of the country, has left 18.

World Wetlands Day 2024: A Vital Connection between Wetlands and Human Well-being

2024-02-02T09:29+0100tempo-co (en)

TEMPO.CO Jakarta - The second day of February is celebrated annually as World Wetlands Day , commemorating the adoption of the Ramsar convention aimed at wetland conservation. The theme for this year, "Wetlands and Human Wellbeing," brought to the forefront the vital connection between wetlands and....

SCI, Journalists Examine Impact of Climate change on Children – Proffer Solutions

2024-02-02T08:33+0100vanguardngr (en)

By Ibrahim Hassan-Wuyo. Kano: Children could experience mental health impacts from major storms, fires and other extreme events that are expected to increase with a changing climate, an international NGO, Save the Children has warned. For three days in January, a group of journalists under the....

Ceasefire needed to avoid a wider war in Gaza

2024-02-02T06:32+0100rabble (en)

Credit: Joe Flood / Flickr On Tuesday, U.S. President Biden addressed the press while boarding the presidential helicopter, saying, “I don’t think we need a wider war in the Middle East. That’s not what I’m looking for.” But a wider war is exactly what Biden is inflaming, with unreserved support for Israel’s ongoing annihilation of Gaza and the 2.

California faces back-to-back storms, flood risk high

2024-02-02T04:03+0100HindustanTimes (en)

Santa Barbara County, located between the mountains and the ocean, was at high risk of flooding and mudslides. But the impact of the storm was felt throughout the state, as meteorologists predicted heavy rainfall from both storms. ALSO READ| California weather forecast: 'Pineapple Express' storm....

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-02T02:23+0100globalissues (en)

It also reflects the way the humanitarian community will adapt operations in a context of limited funding and access constraints. ‘A critical juncture’ Yemen is facing a critical juncture and has a unique opportunity to take a decisive step away from the humanitarian crisis by addressing the drivers....

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-02T00:59+0100manilatimes (en)

Nearly a decade of fighting between Government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, pitted against Houthi rebels who control much of the country, has left 18.2 million Yemenis in need of life-saving assistance and protection, and 17.6 million are estimated to face acute food insecurity.

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-01T23:34+0100un-news (en)

Nearly a decade of fighting between Government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, pitted against Houthi rebels who control much of the country, has left 18.2 million Yemenis in need of life-saving assistance and protection, and 17.6 million are estimated to face acute food insecurity.

Storm drops up to 5 inches of rain on Santa Cruz County in less than 48 hours — and more to come this weekend

2024-02-01T23:27+0100lookout (en)

Santa Cruz County got doused over the past two days, and more is on its way. The brunt of the next storm system will hit the county Sunday, forecasters say, but could roll in as early as Saturday night. National Weather Service (NWS) meteorologist Roger Gass said Thursday morning that over the....

UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-01T23:25+0100un-org (en)

Nearly a decade of fighting between Government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, pitted against Houthi rebels who control much of the country, has left 18.2 million Yemenis in need of life-saving assistance and protection, and 17.6 million are estimated to face acute food insecurity.

Mayorkas impeachment in doubt as outgoing Republican Ken Buck says he will vote AGAINST it: GOP facing disaster if one more member rejects probe over border chaos

2024-02-01T23:23+0100dailymail (en)

As Speaker Mike Johnson put it earlier this week, 'We have only a tiny, as you know, razor thin, actually a one-vote majority right now in the House.' Majority Leader Steve Scalise, R-La., is out due to cancer treatment and Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., is recovering from a car accident. Other Republicans could possibly oppose the measure.

MIL-OSI United Nations: UN and partners launch $2.7 billion humanitarian appeal for Yemen

2024-02-01T22:34+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United Nations 2. Nearly a decade of fighting between Government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, pitted against Houthi rebels who control much of the country, has left 18.2 million Yemenis in need of life-saving assistance and protection, and 17.6 million are estimated to face acute food insecurity.

Tormentas provenientes de ríos atmosféricos azotan California

2024-02-01T22:07+0100cooperativa (es)

Un río atmosférico azotó la localidad de Long Beach en California, Estados Unidos, la que causó lluvias torrenciales y estragos en la población. El Servicio Meteorológico Nacional emitió un aviso de inundación esta mañana para gran parte del condado de Los Ángeles y el este del condado de Ventura.

Special Days Flood The 2024 Calendar Stay Afloat By Reading 'Words For All'

2024-02-01T20:53+0100menafn (en)

- EIN Presswire) Five years since his passing, Dr. Noomen's words still enlighten. Minister and licensed psychotherapist Dr. Pieter Noomen. Dr. Pieter Noomen felt that people could find significant daily joy and happiness by reading the words of“The Real Reality.” I can't stress enough for all that a deep sense of happiness is universally normal.

The Gaza War and the Red Cows of Jewish Prophecy

2024-02-01T18:17+0100wn (en)

Hamas plotted the Al-Aqsa Flood operation in great secrecy. Although Israeli military intelligence caught wind of extensive and mysterious training in Gaza months earlier, the final preparations for the Oct. 7 attacks were known only among Hamas’ top leadership.

‘We Are Not Enemies’: Biden Calls for Unity at National Prayer Breakfast

2024-02-01T17:09+0100theepochtimes (en)

WASHINGTON—President Joe Biden sought to mend fences with House Speaker Mike Johnson and Republican lawmakers during an address at the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, calling for unity amid “tough differences.” The president’s speech, delivered on Capitol Hill, came amid rising tensions over....

Over 400 flood victims of Mepe relocated – MDA

2024-02-01T16:52+0100newsghana (en)

To make way for the resumption of schools in the Mepe traditional area, the epicenter of the Akosombo Dam flood disaster, the Mepe Development Association (MDA) has relocated over 400 displaced persons from the various safe havens, including St. Kizito Senior Technical School.

Southold begins project to map solutions for flood-prone areas

2024-02-01T15:39+0100newsday-USA (en)

Whenever a storm brews, Dan Goodwin checks the winds and tides to shore up streets that typically flood in Southold. Goodwin, the town highway superintendent, loads trucks with signs and barricades to keep residents from using low-lying roads that wind along creek edges across the North Fork.

How Long Will It Take for Gaza to Recover? – UN Trade Body Has the Answer

2024-02-01T13:35+0100palestinechronicle (en)

Displaced Palestinians crowd to fill their pots with food as the food crisis in Gaza spreads. (Photo: Yosef Abo Said, via Eye on Palestine) Gaza’s economy had been in shambles even prior to the conflict due to the Israeli economic blockade. It could take until the closing years of the century for....

Commemoration of 1953 Floods held A commemoration of the 1953 Floods that took so many lives was held on Wednesday.

2024-02-01T09:30+0100lynnnews (en)

A commemoration of the 1953 Floods that took so many lives along the West Norfolk coastline was held in Hunstanton on Wednesday. Town Mayor Michael Ruston welcomed invited guests to the service, held at the memorial on Reis Leming Way. It was a low-key affair, compared with last year, when the 70th....

'Our lives depend on it': Call for NT chief minister to firm up plans to relocate outback community

2024-02-01T08:50+0100abc-au (en)

NT Chief Minister Eva Lawler told 7.30 earlier this week her government had an "absolute will" to relocate the community of around 120 people, which has flooded twice in the past 12 months, to nearby pastoral land. In response to the comments, Pigeon Hole community leader Raymond Hector, also an....

An American law prohibits Hamas members from entering the United States

2024-02-01T07:30+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-02-01T06:29:26.331Z. Highlights: The US House of Representatives voted by 422 votes on a draft law depriving members of the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) of the benefits of US immigration law. The law also includes members of Islamic Jihad and Lebanese Hezbollah, and foreigners who support their activities.

Disaster Relief: The Power of Climate Tech

2024-02-01T05:30+0100compsmag (en)

Current conditions: Millions of people on the West Coast are under flood watches as two atmospheric rivers are about to hit the region, bringing torrential rain but also the potential for critical snowpack replenishment. The Colombian president declared a national disaster as wildfires in mountains around Bogotá continue to rage.

West Coast Weather Alert: Pineapple Express Storm Predicted to Bring Heavy Rain and Snow

2024-02-01T05:07+0100archyde (en)

2024-02-01 01:07:30. Powerful storm brewing for West Coast. AccuWeather California expert Ken Clark provides insight into the powerful storm expected to impact much of the West Coast this week. SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The first of two atmospheric rivers, also known as a “Pineapple Express,” hit the West....

Report | 4 min read Declining U.S. Credibility and Rising Oil Prices By James Phillips

2024-02-01T03:35+0100heritage (en)

James Phillips is a Visiting Fellow for Middle Eastern affairs at The Heritage Foundation. The recent rise in world oil prices orchestrated by a reinvigorated Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has caught oil consumers off guard. Many were surprised that OPEC, which had floundered....

'Pineapple Express' storm expected to slam California: What you need to know Weather

2024-02-01T02:54+0100usaToday (en)

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The first of two atmospheric rivers, also known as a "Pineapple Express," is expected to pound the West Coast with heavy rain showers and mountain snow, which forecasters say could cause perilous conditions through the week. A "Pineapple Express" is an that builds up in the....

Clusters of Atmospheric Rivers Amp Up California Storm Damages

2024-01-31T23:00+0100homelandsecuritynewswire (en)

Early in 2023, a series of storms dumped record-breaking amounts of rain and snow across California. Flooding, power outages, and mudslides from the deluge resulted in 21 deaths and over $3 billion in losses. The deluge resulted from streams of water vapor in the sky known as atmospheric rivers, which paraded over California one after another.

Mepe Development Association relocates over 400 flood victims for reopening of schools

2024-01-31T20:06+0100myjoyonline (en)

To make way for the resumption of schools in the Mepe traditional area, following the Akosombo Dam flood disaster, the Mepe Development Association (MDA) has relocated over 400 displaced persons from the various safe havens, including St. Kizito Senior Technical School.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:41+0100fresnobee (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:39+0100idahostatesman (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:38+0100bnd (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:38+0100islandpacket (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:37+0100charlotteobserver (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:37+0100myrtlebeachonline (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:36+0100sacbee (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a "breaking point" as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. "I think our city is very close to its breaking point now," Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on "Fox & Friends." "And we've been talking to leaders in D.

Wetlands: Nature’s Sponges, Vital For Our Well-Being 3 minute ago - 0 - 2 The government last week put through the Online Safety Bill despite protests that it is a drastic step towards curbing dissent. Opposition speakers said that the Supreme Court had proposed 13 changes but they had not been included.

2024-01-31T19:33+0100dailymirror (en)

The government last week put through the Online Safety Bill despite protests that it is a drastic step towards curbing dissent. Opposition speakers said that the Supreme Court had proposed 13 changes but they had not been included. They asked the Speaker not to sign the Bill, but the Speaker later....

Denver mayor says city ‘very close to its breaking point’ amid influx of migrants

2024-01-31T19:01+0100thehill (en)

Denver Mayor Mike Johnston (D) sounded the alarm that his city is nearing a “breaking point” as it struggles to keep up with the flood of migrants. “I think our city is very close to its breaking point now,” Johnston said in an interview aired Wednesday on “Fox & Friends.” “And we’ve been talking to leaders in D.

Israeli forces flood Hamas tunnels

2024-01-31T17:09+0100manilatimes (en)

PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES: Israel's army has begun flooding Hamas' network of tunnels as intense fighting rages in the Gaza Strip, with the United Nations warning of the potential "collapse of the humanitarian system" in the territory after a funding row hit its Palestinian aid agency.

Israel arrests UNRWA workers during their exodus to the city of Rafah

2024-01-31T13:02+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-31T11:59:20.199Z. Highlights: Israel arrests UNRWA workers during their exodus to the city of Rafah. The young men who were arrested do not belong to any Palestinian factions. Israel has accused the agency’s employees of working for the benefit of the Hamas movement.

Iran vows a decisive response to any American targeting after Biden’s decision

2024-01-31T09:31+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-31T08:28:39.792Z. Highlights: Iran vows a decisive response to any American targeting after Biden’s decision. The American base near Jordan's border with Syria was targeted by a drone launched by Iraqi factions (French) Iran's envoy to the United Nations, Amir Saeed Irani, warned that Tehran....

funeral prayers

2024-01-31T09:19+0100app-en (en)

ISLAMABAD, Mar 22 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday said that the families of those Shuhada who had laid down their lives for the honour of the motherland were the benefactors of the whole nation. On his Twitter handle, the prime minister said that today, he attended the....

Regional minister urges unity for Lower Volta dredging

2024-01-31T08:37+0100theheraldghana (en)

Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, the Volta Regional Minister, has called upon community leaders and residents in Dadome, North Tongu District, to unite with a common purpose in support of the dredging initiative of the Lower Volta. The dredging project, led by the Volta River Authority (VRA), aims to eliminate aquatic weeds from the water.

House panel advances Mayorkas articles of impeachment

2024-01-31T07:43+0100gazette (en)

The House Homeland Security Committee approved two articles of impeachment against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas in the early morning hours Wednesday, clearing a major hurdle that tees up a floor vote as soon as next week. In a daylong mark-up hearing that stretched past midnight,....

The United Nations and UNRWA: Consequences, Accusations, and Aid in Gaza

2024-01-31T06:00+0100archyde (en)

2024-01-31 03:11:15. 1/31/2024-|Last update: 1/31/202406:01 AM (Mecca time) Link copied! copy urlhttps://aja.ws/gci57w. The United Nations announced that Israel has not yet submitted to it a file containing its accusations against the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees....

January Was Awash With Extreme Winter Storms. Climate Change Likely Played a Role In the West, Northeast, Midwest and even the South, states experienced downpours, blizzards and flash floods this month. Research suggests those events will only become more common. By Kristoffer Tigue

2024-01-31T05:39+0100insideclimatenews (en)

BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 29: A person crosses the street during white-out conditions as Winter Storm Kenan bears down on January 29, 2022 in Boston, Massachusetts. A powerful nor'easter brought blinding blizzard conditions with high winds causing widespread power outages to much of the Mid-Atlantic and New England coast.

Israel did not provide evidence. UN agencies: Stopping funding for UNRWA is “disastrous” for Gaza

2024-01-31T01:19+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-31T00:18:40.129Z. Highlights: Israel did not provide evidence. UN agencies: Stopping funding for UNRWA is “disastrous” for Gaza. The United Nations announced that Israel has not yet submitted to it a file containing its accusations against the UN agency.

Biden vs. Texas: A Federal Right to Lawlessness?

2024-01-30T23:45+0100thetrumpet (en)

T he radical government in Washington is not incompetent: It’s immoral. This has real-world consequences at the southern border and throughout the nation. Since Joe Biden took the White House, more than 7 million illegal immigrants have been apprehended at the southern border, and a flood of largely....

Israeli military confirms flooding Gaza underground tunnels with seawater

2024-01-30T23:27+0100wn (en)

JERUSALEM, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) -- Israel's military declared on Tuesday that it has pumped seawater to flood the Hamas underground tunnel network in the Gaza Strip. It was the first time that the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) officially acknowledged using the controversial strategy, which some United....

MIL-OSI USA: Rep. Chip Roy: The President is failing to fulfill his duty to defend our country

2024-01-30T20:50+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

WASHINGTON, DC — On Tuesday, Representative Chip Roy (TX-21) chaired the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Limited Government’s hearing on “The Southern Border Crisis: The Constitution and the States.” Below is a complete transcript of his opening statement; video footage of his remarks can be found here.

UN team in Israel over October 7 sexual violence claims

2024-01-30T19:24+0100english-alaraby (en)

A visiting has called on alleged victims of reported sexual assault during the October 7 attack by Hamas to come forward. Pramila Patten, the UN envoy for sexual violence in conflict, was in Israel to collect details on the allegations. In a message to the alleged victims released by the Israeli....

MIL-OSI USA: Fetterman Joins DOT Secretary Buttigieg, PA Lawmakers to Announce Federal Grant in Pittsburgh

2024-01-30T19:06+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator John Fetterman (D-PA) WASHINGTON, DC – Pennsylvania U.S. Senator John Fetterman today joined U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg in Pittsburgh to formally announce a $142.3 million U.S. Department of Transportation grant for the Eastern Pittsburgh Multimodal Corridor Project.

Artificial intelligence in the face of climate change: How it will help us prevent floods

2024-01-30T18:07+0100smartwatermagazine (en)

In this context, machine learning offers significant advantages. For example, physically-based models, long used to predict hydrological phenomena, often require intensive computation and a variety of hydro-geomorphological tracking data, which limits their ability to predict short-term floods.

Relief organizations: Suspension of UNRWA funding threatens the lives of Palestinians

2024-01-30T12:18+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-30T11:18:30.470Z. Highlights: Relief organizations: Suspension of UNRWA funding threatens the lives of Palestinians. The number of countries that announced the cessation of their funding to UNR WA increased to 12. Under the pretext that 12 of its employees participated in the Al-Aqsa Flood....

Libya floods: EU mobilises emergency assistance via its Civil Protection Mechanism

2024-01-30T11:06+0100europeansting (en)

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you in association with the Following yesterday’s request for international assistance by the Permanent Mission of the State of Libya to the United Nations office in Geneva, the EU Civil Protection Mechanism has been activated to support Libya in the....

United States: U.S. Supreme Court Signals It May Jettison Chevron Doctrine - Duane Morris LLP

2024-01-30T09:41+0100mondaq (en)

On January 17, 2024, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments in two cases brought by fishing companies challenging a rule issued by the National Marine Fisheries Service that requires herring vessels to pay the salaries of federal monitors aboard those ships.

‘Taylor Swift’ searches blocked on X after AI porn outrage

2024-01-30T06:21+0100manilastandard-ph (en)

(FILES) US singer-songwriter Taylor Swift performs onstage on the first night of her "Eras Tour" at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on March 31, 2023. - Music megastars Taylor Swift and The Weeknd are among showbiz people invited to join the organization that votes on who gets Oscars, the body said on June 28.

Session held to improve capacity of disaster management bodies

2024-01-30T03:58+0100thenews-pk (en)

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA), in collaboration with the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA), Sindh, and other partners, spearheaded a successful pilot capacity-building session in the province on Monday.

‘Taylor Swift’ searches blocked on X after AI porn outrage

2024-01-30T03:58+0100inquirer (en)

SAN FRANCISCO, United States Some searches including the terms “Taylor Swift” on X turned up no results on Monday, Jan. 29, after the company, formerly known as Twitter, apparently moved to prevent the spread of Certain queries attempted by AFP that included the megastar’s name, such as “Taylor Swift....

'Taylor Swift' searches blocked on X after AI porn outrage

2024-01-30T02:34+0100philstar (en)

SAN FRANCISCO, United States Some searches including the terms "Taylor Swift" on X turned up no results on Monday after the company, formerly known as Twitter, apparently moved to prevent the spread of AI-generated porn videos using the star's likeness.

MIL-OSI New Zealand: Mural to remember flood victims and volunteers

2024-01-30T01:49+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: Auckland Council. The Sunnynook community has united to honour flood victims and volunteers with a bright, beautiful mural that symbolises hope and resilience. The North Shore neighbourhood was hard hit by the Anniversary weekend floods last year, with two local men tragically losing their lives.

Victorino's Pizzeria Extends A Helping Hand To San Diego Flood Victims

2024-01-29T19:12+0100menafn (en)

- EIN Presswire) We believe in the strength of community & the power of coming together during challenging times. Our hearts go out to those affected by the recent floods, & we want to do our part to offer comfort” - Victor Lopez, Owner of Victorino's Pizzeria.

2 Broods of Cicadas Are Preparing to Swarm the US Simultaneously 'Cicadapocalypse' is expected to unleash billions of big, noisy insects on the environment.

2024-01-29T17:44+0100extremetech (en)

Cicadas might be best known for their incessant buzz, but that’s not the only interesting thing about them. Depending on their species, these tree-dwelling insects often reproduce in long, drawn-out intervals, emerging just once every 13 to 17 years. Rather than steadily resupplying their....

Other Sports Aidan O’Brien’s Warm Heart ends on high before new career starts

2024-01-29T17:30+0100independent-ie (en)

The horse was chasing a third elite-level success in the $1million 1/ST BET Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational and went off at 12/5. Moore was happy to track the front-running Main Event for much of the nine-furlong contest but made a daring dive up that horse’s inside entering the home straight.

New countries boycott UNRWA and the agency warns of the cessation of its services

2024-01-29T16:30+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-29T15:29:04.378Z. Highlights: New countries boycott UNRWA and the agency warns of the cessation of its services. The number of countries that announced cessation of funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) rose to 12.

UN OFFICIALS SLAM COUNTRIES DEFUNDING UNRWA, PUNISHING GAZA

2024-01-29T14:37+0100libyannewswire (en)

The United Nations' Special Rapporteur on the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Francesca Albanese, affirmed in a post on X that the decision of some countries to suspend funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) in Gaza is a form of collective punishment....

West turns against UNRWA, Egypt affirms support for the agency

2024-01-29T13:17+0100egyptindependent (en)

Western countries froze their funding for The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) , while the United Nations called on these countries to hold the decision. The Arab League said that Israeli incitement against the agency aims to eliminate its role, as Egypt affirmed its support for the UNRWA.

A sharp increase in anti-Muslim incidents in America as the Gaza war continues

2024-01-29T12:19+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-29T11:18:52.723Z. Highlights: A sharp increase in anti-Muslim incidents in America as the Gaza war continues. CAIR reported receiving 3,578 complaints during the last 3 months of 2023. This number represents an increase of 178% compared to the number of complaints in the same period of the previous year.

Countries suspended their funding to UNRWA

2024-01-29T09:21+0100tellerreport (en)

The Palestinian Authority accuses Israel of launching a campaign to liquidate UNRWA (Reuters) An increasing number of donor countries have decided to suspend their funding to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in the wake of Israel accusing employees of the....

Quartet meeting in Paris to discuss the situation in Gaza and a prisoner exchange deal

2024-01-28T16:28+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-28T15:27:54.590Z. Highlights: Quartet meeting in Paris to discuss the situation in Gaza and a prisoner exchange deal. Some unions and organizations loyal to some leftist parties announced their participation in today's demonstration in Place de la République in the heart of Paris.

The head of a Knesset committee does not rule out “treason” behind the October 7 attack

2024-01-28T13:28+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-28T12:28:20.629Z. Highlights: Chairman of the National Security Committee, Member of the Knesset Brigadier General (res.) Zvika Vogel, did not rule out the presence of “traitors from within” He said, "I am saying that, if we do not discover it in the future, we may deepen the gap we are in....

Kenyans.co.ke » Haiti Citizens Flood Radio Stations After Court Bans Ruto From Deploying Police

2024-01-28T11:19+0100kenyamoja (en)

Citizens of Haiti are now worried about their safety after a Kenyan court halted the planned deployment of police officers to lead a fight against gangs that are controlling large parts of the country. A report by the Associated Press on Saturday indicated that just hours after Justice Chacha Mwita....

‘Coordinated effort’ by left-wing charities to ‘weaken’ America’s border

2024-01-28T08:03+0100qt (en)

Sky News host James Morrow claims there is a “coordinated effort” by the United Nations and left-wing charities to “weaken” and flood America’s border. Mr Morrow pointed to images taken by Bret Weinstein in Darien, Panama, where migrants are transiting from around the world to enter the US.

Guterres calls on donor countries to ensure the continuation of UNRWA operations in Gaza

2024-01-28T07:59+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-28T06:57:49.239Z. Highlights: Guterres calls on donor countries to ensure the continuation of UNRWA operations in Gaza. Over the past two days, 9 countries - including important donors such as the United States , Britain and Germany - decided to suspend their funding to the relief agency in the Gaza Strip.

UNRWA warns of Gaza situation deteriorating following funding cuts

2024-01-28T07:51+0100albawaba-en (en)

In an official statement, UNRWA Chief Philippe Lazzarini expressed his "shock" after several countries, including the U.S. and the UK, suspended their funds to the Agency in reaction to allegations against a small group of staff. "It is shocking to see a suspension of funds to the Agency in reaction....

‘Coordinated effort’ by left-wing charities to ‘weaken’ US border

2024-01-28T07:42+0100whatsnew2day (en)

Sky News presenter James Morrow claims there is a “coordinated effort” between the United Nations and left-wing charities to “weaken” and flood the US border. Mr Morrow pointed to footage taken by Bret Weinstein in Darien, Panama, where migrants from around the world are in transit to the US.

Mario Morales: "Se podrán prever las inundaciones con ordenador"

2024-01-28T05:02+0100heraldo (es)

El investigador zaragozano Mario Morales, del grupo de Tecnologías Fluidodinámicas del Instituto de Investigación en Ingeniería de Aragón (I3A Unizar), ha sido seleccionado para los proyectos del programa Incite del Departamento de Energía de Estados Unidos. Desde la supercomputación, avanzará en la investigación de los riesgos de las inundaciones.

Commissioner-General of UNRWA: The decisions to stop funding the agency are shocking

2024-01-27T23:19+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-27T22:17:55.971Z. Highlights: Commissioner-General of UNRWA: The decisions to stop funding the agency are shocking. Lazzarini: Some countries’ suspension of the agency’s funding threatens humanitarian work in Gaza. Germany joined 8 other countries that decided to suspend its funding in the....

Severe storms bringing flooding, rain and heavy snow along eastern US

2024-01-27T22:52+0100mycentraloregon (en)

ABC News. (NEW YORK) — The eastern United States is being hit with severe weather this weekend, bringing flooding to the Southeast, rain to the mid-Atlantic and snow to the Northeast. This weekend, 20 million Americans from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., are under a flood watch as heavy rain, gusty....

Severe storms hitting eastern US

2024-01-27T20:53+0100ABCnews (en)

The eastern United States is being hit with severe weather this weekend, bringing flooding to the Southeast, rain to the mid-Atlantic and snow to the Northeast. This weekend, 20 million Americans from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., are under a flood watch as heavy rain, gusty winds and frequent lightning threaten the southwestern U.

Le Monnier Base in Djibouti is the largest American base in Africa

2024-01-27T14:30+0100tellerreport (en)

A simulation exercise to rescue injured people at Camp Le Monnier in Djibouti in 2006 (Reuters) An American military base in Djibouti, where members of the American Armed Forces are stationed, is considered the largest and only permanent American base in Africa, and a primary center for US Army air cargo aircraft.

4 Western countries suspend their funding to UNRWA, and Hamas condemns

2024-01-27T13:40+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-27T12:37:49.605Z. Highlights: 4 Western countries suspend their funding to UNRWA, and Hamas condemns. Hamas said that the campaign against UNRwa aims to cut off funding for the Palestinian people. Israeli Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz said that his country will seek to prevent UNR WA from working in the Gaza Strip after the end of the war.

Un incendio y lo que viene

2024-01-27T10:39+0100semana (es)

No es por minimizar lo sucedido esta semana en los cerros de Bogotá, pero los incendios son menores comparados con los de Canadá o Estados Unidos, producto del cambio climático. Afortunadamente, hay que decirlo, pues lo que estos incendios demostraron es, primero, lo poco preparados que estamos para....

Groundbreaking Tool Predicts Flood Risk from Hurricanes in a Warming Climate

2024-01-27T09:19+0100indiaeducationdiary (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

Donaldson’s in too deep to back away from deal – but with his party restive and suspicious, he’s acutely vulnerable08:00

2024-01-27T08:10+0100belfasttelegraph (en)

A fortnight before Christmas, a senior unionist rang about the DUP’s talks with the Government. At the end of the conversation, the individual said of the proposed deal on the Irish Sea border: “I do think if this goes through that it’s the end.” They meant the end of the Union; that acceptance of....

Kenya, US talks shift to agriculture

2024-01-27T07:11+0100EastAfrican (en)

By CONSTANT MUNDA. Kenya and the United States are set to begin talks on contentious clauses in a proposed bilateral trade deal amid fears the agreement could flood the market with cheap agricultural imports from America. The delayed third in-person round of talks will focus on agriculture, good....

This Viral TikTok Video Does Not Show Houthi’s ‘Direct Hit’ on US Navy Ship

2024-01-26T20:44+0100voanews (en)

TikTok, a social media platform with more than a billion active users globally, remains a champion of disinformation about the Israel-Hamas war and the resulting escalation in the Red Sea, where Iranian-backed Yemeni Houthi rebels disrupt civilian marine traffic, attacking and destroying commercial vessels.

Speaker Johnson: House will vote to impeach Mayorkas ‘As soon as possible’

2024-01-26T19:24+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

The House of Representatives will hold a vote to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas “as soon as possible” after the chamber reconvenes next week, according to House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.). “When we return next week, by necessity, the Homeland Security Committee will move....

Captaron a Tesla "navegando" por las calles inundadas de San Diego ⯑

2024-01-26T19:10+0100tiempo-mx (es)

Luego de que se diera a conocer que en San Diego, Estados Unidos, se iban a dar fuertes inundaciones por tormentas, muchos decidieron refugiarse, pero otros más, no tuvieron opción y tuvieron que salir a pesar de todo. Ese fue el caso de un divertido momento que fue captado por algunos huéspedes de....

Washington suspends funding for UNRWA after allegations that its employees participated in the “Al-Aqsa Flood”

2024-01-26T18:09+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-26T17:07:34.668Z. Highlights: Washington suspends funding for UNRWA after allegations that its employees participated in the “Al-Aqsa Flood”. US State Department spokesman Matthew Miller: We have contacted the Israeli government to obtain more information.

Army Corps needs to stop killing & maiming dolphins for flood control, MS lawsuit says

2024-01-26T15:26+0100sunherald (en)

The Mississippi Sound’s treasured dolphins need to be protected from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ prolonged and repeated openings of the Bonnet Carré Spillway, a coalition of Coast governments and groups say in filed Monday against the agency. “The Bonnet Carré Spillway is killing our dolphins....

South Faces Severe Weather and Flash Flood Threat as Wet Pattern Persists

2024-01-26T14:06+0100natureworldnews (en)

The southern United States is facing a major challenge as a soaking weather pattern continues to bring heavy rain and thunderstorms to the region. The persistent precipitation could lead to flash flooding and severe weather, affecting millions of people and disrupting their daily lives.

Marches in Arab cities on the 112th day of the Israeli aggression on Gaza

2024-01-26T13:17+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-26T12:17:43.807Z. Highlights: Marches in Arab cities on the 112th day of the Israeli aggression on Gaza. Iraqi capital witnessed a march to support the Palestinian people and to support Operation Al-Aqsa Flood. Jordanian demonstrators also called for breaking the siege imposed on the Gaza Strip.

Russian president visits Kaliningrad bordering NATO countries

2024-01-26T11:41+0100globalsecurity (en)

Iran Press TV. Thursday, 25 January 2024 6:43 PM. Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Russia's westernmost region of Kaliningrad, a Baltic Sea exclave that is largely surrounded by two NATO members Poland and Lithuania. The Russian leader paid a visit to Kaliningrad Oblast on a planned....

New tool predicts flood risk from hurricanes in a warming climate

2024-01-26T10:49+0100technology (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

Anticipating flood risk from hurricanes in a changing climate with new tool

2024-01-26T03:04+0100vervetimes (en)

When hurricanes make landfall, strong winds whip up salty ocean waters that generate storm surge in coastal regions. As the storms move over land, torrential rainfall can induce further flooding inland. When multiple flood sources such as storm surge and rainfall interact, they can compound a....

New tool predicts flood risk from hurricanes in a warming climate

2024-01-26T00:57+0100sciencedaily (en)

When hurricanes make landfall, strong winds whip up salty ocean waters that generate storm surge in coastal regions. As the storms move over land, torrential rainfall can induce further flooding inland. When multiple flood sources such as storm surge and rainfall interact, they can compound a....

Elon Musk: Without U.S. Tariffs, China Will 'Demolish' American Auto Industry

2024-01-26T00:51+0100breitbart-com (en)

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says if the United States does not slap hefty tariffs on China, the American auto industry will be decimated. According to CNBC, Musk made the remarks on a Tesla earnings call this week, suggesting that absent U.S. tariffs on China, Chinese automakers like BYD and Nio Inc. “will pretty much demolish” American automakers.

Unlocking Manicaland’s irrigation potential

2024-01-25T23:44+0100manicapost (en)

Likewise, the rehabilitation of Cashel Valley (602ha) is in progress and above 75 percent complete. The rehabilitation is being funded to the tune of US$5.2 million under from the Small-holder Irrigation Revitalisation Programme (SIRP) which is funded by Government in partnership with IFAD.

Zionist enemy continues to commit massacres against civilians on 111th day of its barbaric aggression against Gaza

2024-01-25T22:45+0100sabanews-en (en)

[26/January/2024] CAPITALS January 25. 2024(Saba)- Zionist enemy continues its hysterical bombing of various areas in Gaza Strip, and continues to commit more bloody massacres that claimed the lives of dozens of martyrs, most of whom were children and women, on the 111th day of the barbaric....

A huge American arms shipment arrives in Israel within days

2024-01-25T21:28+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-25T20:27:16.246Z. Highlights: A huge American arms shipment arrives in Israel within days. Dozens of F-35 and F-15 fighters and Apache helicopters will arrive in Israel. These weapons come within the framework of what she described as a huge military deal between Israel and the United States .

Predicting Flood Risk from Hurricanes in a Warming Climate

2024-01-25T21:18+0100homelandsecuritynewswire (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

Russian president arrives in Kaliningrad region bordering NATO22min

2024-01-25T20:06+0100presstv-ir (en)

Russian President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Russia’s westernmost region of Kaliningrad, a Baltic Sea exclave that is largely surrounded by two NATO members Poland and Lithuania. The Russian leader paid a visit to Kaliningrad Oblast on a planned working trip, said the RIA news agency in a report....

US border patrol rescues eight undocumented migrants from raging flood and arrests them

2024-01-25T18:24+0100independent-UK (en)

United States Border Patrol agents rescued eight undocumented who became trapped in San Diego flood waters on Monday 22 January, before arresting them. Footage of the rescue was shared by chief patrol agent Patricia D. McGurk-Daniel. In the video, migrants are seen being pulled to They were....

Update: Flood warning issued for Southwest Alabama from Saturday to Tuesday

2024-01-25T17:49+0100al (en)

A flood advisory is released when flooding is not expected to reach a severity level necessitating a warning. Nonetheless, it can still cause considerable inconvenience and, without exercising caution, potentially lead to situations that threaten life and/or property. A flood watch is issued when conditions are favorable for flooding.

600 lawyers provide evidence against Israel to the International Criminal Court

2024-01-25T16:08+0100tellerreport (en)

The team of lawyers filed the case before the International Criminal Court last November (Getty) A team of more than 600 lawyers from around the world submitted evidence to the International Criminal Court as part of a case they filed against Israel on charges of committing genocide and ethnic cleansing in the Gaza Strip.

GeoHazards, Vol. 5, Pages 64-90: Machine Learning-Based Flood Forecasting System for Window Cliffs State Natural Area, Tennessee

2024-01-25T15:32+0100mdpi (en)

The prevalence of unforeseen floods has heightened the need for more accurate flood simulation and forecasting models. Even though forecast stations are expanding across the United States , the coverage is usually limited to major rivers and urban areas.

Nick Cannon Hit With Conspiracy Theory Over His 12 Children

2024-01-25T12:42+0100newsweek-USA (en)

Father-of-12 Nick Cannon has responded to a bizarre conspiracy theory that he has so many children because he plans to harvest their bone marrow. Cannon's sizable brood has grown significantly in recent years, with the star welcoming five children with five women in the space of five months in 2022.

Lawsuit: Army Corps of Engineers failed to protect dolphins in 2019 spillway opening Nation

2024-01-25T10:33+0100usaToday (en)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers polluted the Mississippi Sound and put bottlenose dolphins in harm's way when it opened the Bonnet Carré Spillway for several weeks in 2019, local Mississippi governments and business groups said in a lawsuit. The agency opened the spillway in the It discharged about 10.

WATCH: Massive waves crash into Army base in Marshall Islands

2024-01-25T08:47+0100geo-tv (en)

This video shows a massive wave crashing into US Army Garrison – Kwajalein Atoll on Roi-Namur island, Marshall Islands on January 20, 2024. — X/@perry_ron A clean-up operation is underway after giant waves Saturday flooded a United States military base in the Marshall Islands, in the South Pacific....

Heavy rains soak Texas; downpours continue drenching parts of US

2024-01-25T05:12+0100inquirer (en)

HOUSTON Heavy rains in Texas on Wednesday closed schools and elevated flooding risks around Houston in another round of soaking downpours that have made for a soggy and dangerous week across large portions of the U.S. A stretch of wet and freezing winter weather has swept away vehicles in San Diego,....

United States: New York Second Department Holds No Private Right Of Action For Pay Frequency Claims - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

2024-01-24T23:55+0100mondaq (en)

On January 17, 2024, New York's Appellate Division Second Department held that “manual workers” under the state labor law do not have a private right of action to pursue alleged violations of the labor law's weekly pay requirement. The decision marks a deviation from a 2019 Appellate Division First....

Heavy rain soaks Texas and closes schools as downpours continue drenching parts of the country

2024-01-24T23:36+0100triblive (en)

HOUSTON Heavy rain in Texas on Wednesday closed schools and elevated flooding risks around Houston in another round of soaking downpours that have made for a soggy and dangerous week across large portions of the United States . A stretch of wet and freezing winter weather has swept away vehicles in....

Using New York as a test case, new tool predicts flood risk from hurricanes in a warming climate

2024-01-24T21:57+0100yubanet (en)

January 24, 2024 – Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

World News in Brief: Houthis order US-UK staffers to leave, cholera response scales up in Somalia, teachers vital to fight against hate speech

2024-01-24T21:57+0100devdiscourse (en)

SHARE; Houthi authorities in Yemen on Wednesday have ordered UN and other humanitarian staff holding US and UK passports to leave the country within a month. Confirming the order from the de facto authorities, who control the capital Sana'a along with many other areas of the war-torn country, UN....

Migrants flood Boston airport after shelters hit capacity

2024-01-24T21:09+0100washtimes (en)

Passengers make their way through Logan International Airport in Boston on Tuesday, July 22, 2008. Two United Airlines flights scheduled to depart from Boston’s Logan International Airport on Monday, March 6, 2023, made contact with each other near the gate … Passengers make their way through Logan....

New Tool Predicts Flood Risk From Hurricanes in a Warming Climate

2024-01-24T20:57+0100enn (en)

Using New York as a test case, the model predicts flooding at the level experienced during Hurricane Sandy will occur roughly every 30 years by the end of this century. Using New York as a test case, the model predicts flooding at the level experienced during Hurricane Sandy will occur roughly every 30 years by the end of this century.

Heavy rain drenches Texas, closing schools as downpours continue to soak parts of US

2024-01-24T19:53+0100whatsnew2day (en)

HOUSTON– Heavy rain in Texas on Wednesday closed schools and raised the risk of flooding around Houston in another round of downpours that have made for a soggy and dangerous week across much of the United States . Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to Share! A period of wet and icy winter....

Video: large waves affected the US military base in the Marshall Islands

2024-01-24T18:25+0100breakinglatest (en)

Video captures the moment large waves hit a US military base in the Marshall Islands and the evacuation that followed. In an unprecedented event, a US military base in the Marshall Islands was hit by a giant wave that caused flooding and considerable damage to the structure of Fort Roi-Namur, located at the northern end of Kwajalein Atoll.

APO AFRICA United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Kenya Red Cross join forces to deliver critical reproductive health supplies in ongoing El-Nino response

2024-01-24T18:08+0100venturesafrica (en)

Recent climate-driven disasters, including the devastating drought and floods that swept through various regions of Kenya, have had a profound impact on the lives of women and girls. These disasters have exacerbated vulnerabilities in access to maternal healthcare, family planning, and the safety of those most susceptible to gender-based violence.

Reduced load period in effect February 5

2024-01-24T16:57+0100thewhig (en)

Effective February 5, reduced load restrictions will be in effect on all sideroads (surface treated roads and gravel roads) as well as select paved County roads including 13, 16, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 27, 32, 35. The following County roads are not subject to load restrictions: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7,....

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Suspended sentence for illegal dumping on flood plain

2024-01-24T16:32+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

In a case brought by the Environment Agency, Phillip Taylor, 70, of Scornton, near Richmond, appeared at York Magistrates’ Court on 19 January, where he pleaded guilty to operating an illegal waste activity and an illegal flood risk activity by depositing over 2,400 tonnes of excavation waste within the flood plain.

Jan 24, 2024, 8:52 am EST Here's what to expect from JETI, Texas' new incentives program

2024-01-24T16:19+0100bizjournals (en)

"Here's the truth: We've spent a year and a half without a tool to help companies with incentives in moving to Texas, and that hurt us," said Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell, who has a big role in recruiting projects to the county north of Austin.

ANALYSIS To whom do Shebaa Farms belong? Salah Hijazi

2024-01-24T16:17+0100lorientlejour (en)

On May 25, 2000, Israel withdrew from south Lebanon after more than 22 years of occupation. It was then that Lebanon discovered a piece of forgotten territory: The Shebaa Farms. Although the majority of Lebanese people were unaware of this tiny piece’s existence in the Golan Heights, which the....

Congo floods: from Brazzaville to Pointe-Noire, the story of an angry river

2024-01-24T15:35+0100afrik21 (en)

As the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) gradually recovers from the floods that killed over 300 people, neighboring Congo is also under water. The spectacular rise of the Congo River is the result of the torrential rains that have been battering the country since the beginning of the year.

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Kenya Red Cross join forces to deliver critical reproductive health supplies in ongoing El-Nino response

2024-01-24T14:09+0100myjoyonline (en)

Recent climate-driven disasters, including the devastating drought and floods that swept through various regions of Kenya, have had a profound impact on the lives of women and girls. These disasters have exacerbated vulnerabilities in access to maternal healthcare, family planning, and the safety of those most susceptible to gender-based violence.

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and Kenya Red Cross join forces to deliver critical reproductive health supplies in ongoing El-Nino response

2024-01-24T13:54+0100AdomOnlineGhana (en)

Recent climate-driven disasters, including the devastating drought and floods that swept through various regions of Kenya, have had a profound impact on the lives of women and girls. These disasters have exacerbated vulnerabilities in access to maternal healthcare, family planning, and the safety of those most susceptible to gender-based violence.

UNFPA and Kenya Red Cross join forces to deliver critical reproductive health supplies in ongoing El-Nino response

2024-01-24T13:38+0100reliefWeb (en)

Nairobi, 24th January 2024 Recent climate-driven disasters, including the devastating drought and floods that swept through various regions of Kenya, have had a profound impact on the lives of women and girls. These disasters have exacerbated vulnerabilities in access to maternal healthcare, family....

New tool predicts flood risk from hurricanes in a warming climate

2024-01-24T13:28+0100mit (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

UN aids flood victims in DRC, Somalia, Tanzania, battles ensuing diseases

2024-01-24T12:58+0100xinhuanet-english (en)

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), neighboring Tanzania, and Somalia, UN teams are currently battling the devastating consequences of deadly floods and the ensuing diseases, a UN spokesman said on Tuesday.

UN aids flood victims in DRC, Somalia, Tanzania, battles ensuing diseases

2024-01-24T12:56+0100english-news-cn (en)

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), neighboring Tanzania, and Somalia, UN teams are currently battling the devastating consequences of deadly floods and the ensuing diseases, a UN spokesman said on Tuesday.

Tool Forecasts Hurricane Flood Risk in Warmer Climate

2024-01-24T12:08+0100miragenews (en)

Coastal cities and communities will face more frequent major hurricanes with climate change in the coming years. To help prepare coastal cities against future storms, MIT scientists have developed a method to predict how much flooding a coastal community is likely to experience as hurricanes evolve over the next decades.

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Storm Jocelyn Roads Update

2024-01-24T11:32+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: Scotland – City of Perth. A yellow weather warning for wind is in place until 1pm on Wednesday 24 January because of Storm Jocelyn. We would urge drivers to be aware of the potential for fallen trees and other debris on roads in Perth and Kinross. Please take extra care if driving. Roads closed.

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Storm Jocelyn roads updates

2024-01-24T11:19+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: Scotland – City of Perth. A yellow weather warning for wind is in place until 1pm on Wednesday 24 January because of Storm Jocelyn. We would urge drivers to be aware of the potential for fallen trees and other debris on roads in Perth and Kinross. Please take extra care if driving. Roads closed.

PM hails US gun victory

2024-01-24T10:46+0100trinidadexpress (en)

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley says the United States Appeals Court landmark ruling in upholding Mexico’s move to sue American gun manufacturers for facilitating gun trafficking across the border into Mexico and contributing to gun violence is a “good thing” for Trinidad and Tobago.

Decoding Nature’s Canvas: Analyzing Landscape Changes to Uncover Answers to Big Questions

2024-01-24T09:47+0100indiaeducationdiary (en)

Kirsten de Beurs, the new Professor of Geo-information Science and Remote Sensing, wants to help her chair group answer big questions, develop interdisciplinary collaborations, and help build a better academic world. Remote Sensing is the science of acquiring, processing and interpreting information about the earth from a distance.

UN aids flood victims in DRC, Somalia, Tanzania, battles ensuing diseases

2024-01-24T09:14+0100wn (en)

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), neighboring Tanzania, and Somalia, UN teams are currently battling the devastating consequences of deadly floods and the ensuing diseases, a UN spokesman said on Tuesday.

UN aids flood victims in DRC, Somalia, Tanzania, battles ensuing diseases

2024-01-24T08:55+0100china.org.cn (en)

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), neighboring Tanzania, and Somalia, UN teams are currently battling the devastating consequences of deadly floods and the ensuing diseases, a UN spokesman said on Tuesday.

Aseefa highlights PPP’s people-friendly manifesto

2024-01-24T08:07+0100tribune (en)

LAHORE: Leader of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Aseefa Bhutto Zardari has urged the supporters to vote for PPP in the upcoming general elections. Speaking at a workers' convention in PP-161 and PP-160, Aseefa asked the participants to support Bilawal Bhutto for 300 units of free electricity,....

Water, Vol. 16, Pages 382: Navigating Flood Resilience: Challenges, Solutions, and Lessons Learnt from the Dominican Republic

2024-01-24T06:36+0100mdpi (en)

Recent unprecedented events worldwide, such as floods in Dubai, recurring heavy rainfall in Santo Domingo, and abrupt temperature changes in the United Kingdom (UK), underscore the tangible impacts of climate change. In response to escalating threats from natural disasters, global communities....

MIL-OSI USA: Kennedy explains how Biden’s open border helps cartels and terrorists: “This is insanity.”

2024-01-24T03:24+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator John Kennedy (Louisiana) WASHINGTON – Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today spoke on the Senate floor, warning the Biden administration that terrorists, cartel members and sex offenders are exploiting the chaos at the border to enter our country illegally.

Where billions of cicadas will emerge this spring (and over the next decade), in one map

2024-01-23T23:10+0100vox-energy-and-environment (en)

is Vox’s science and health editor, and is the co-creator of Unexplainable, Vox's podcast about unanswered questions in science. Previously, Brian was a reporter at Vox and at National Journal. For 17 years, cicadas do very little. They hang out in the ground, sucking sugar out of tree roots.

Ethiopia: +67,000 Children Out of School Due to Floods, UN

2024-01-23T22:11+0100telesurenglish (en)

On Monday, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said that the recent El Niño induced floods in Ethiopia's southeastern region of Somali forced more than 67,000 children out of school. RELATED: UNICEF, in its latest report on the Ethiopia's Somali region flooding situation and its impact on....

Is Iran strengthening or becoming isolated?

2024-01-23T22:06+0100dailysabah (en)

Against the backdrop of Israel's massacre in Gaza, attention has been shifting to Iran. Following the bombardment of the Houthis by the United States and the United Kingdom for disrupting commercial shipping in the Red Sea, Iran and Pakistan experienced an escalation, with both sides firing missiles over terrorism.

Where billions of cicadas will emerge this spring (and over the next decade), in one map

2024-01-23T21:22+0100vox (en)

is Vox’s science and health editor, and is the co-creator of Unexplainable, Vox's podcast about unanswered questions in science. Previously, Brian was a reporter at Vox and at National Journal. For 17 years, cicadas do very little. They hang out in the ground, sucking sugar out of tree roots.

Amitav Ghosh

2024-01-23T21:02+0100thenation (en)

is the author of many other works of nonfiction and fiction, including the bestselling Ibis trilogy, comprised of Sea of Poppies (which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize) River of Smoke , and Flood of Fire . He holds two lifetime achievement awards, five honorary doctorates, and was the first....

El increíble hallazgo que hicieron sobre la esperanza de vida de los perros

2024-01-23T20:48+0100tn-ar (es)

Un grupo de investigadores de la Universidad de Washington analizó a más de 27 mil perros de Estados Unidos para comprobar la relación entre el volumen del animal y el riesgo de enfermedades . Los resultados fueron publicados recientemente en la revista Plos One.

Paleobotánicos británicos descubren cerca de Nueva York el bosque más antiguo del mundo

2024-01-23T20:37+0100tiempo-es (es)

Paleobotánicos británicos descubren cerca de Nueva York el bosque más antiguo del mundo. Recientemente se ha descubierto en Estados Unidos el bosque fosilizado más antiguo del mundo, que data de hace unos 385 millones de años y podría permitir a los científicos conocer mejor el clima de la Tierra en el pasado.

US stocks trade mixed amid rush of quarterly earnings reports

2024-01-23T15:55+0100markets-businessinsider (en)

US stocks traded mixed on Tuesday following a record-breaking session on Monday. That came amid a rush of fourth-quarter earnings reports. Shares of United Airlines and Verizon jumped on better-than-expected results. US stocks were mixed Tuesday amid a flood of earnings reports after indexes set fresh record highs in the prior session.

US stocks trade mixed amid rush of quarterly earnings reports

2024-01-23T15:50+0100insider-com (en)

US stocks traded mixed on Tuesday following a record-breaking session on Monday. That came amid a rush of fourth-quarter earnings reports. Shares of United Airlines and Verizon jumped on better-than-expected results. US stocks were mixed Tuesday amid a flood of earnings reports after indexes set fresh record highs in the prior session.

Dymax Will Exhibit Light-Curing Technology at the MD&M West 2024 Trade Show

2024-01-23T15:24+0100einnews (en)

Dymax will feature their light-curing products for medical device assembly along with their new HLC™ technology at the MD&M West 2024 trade show. Light-Curable Solutions for Medical Device Assembly Will be on Display TORRINGTON, CT, UNITED STATES, January 23, 2024 / , a leading manufacturer of....

Water, Vol. 16, Pages 376: County-Level Flash Flood Warning Framework Coupled with Disaster-Causing Mechanism

2024-01-23T14:09+0100mdpi (en)

Climate change has intensified the risk of extreme precipitation, while mountainous areas are constrained by complex disaster mechanisms and difficulties in data acquisition, making it challenging for existing critical rainfall threshold accuracy to meet practical needs. Therefore, this study focuses on Yunnan Province as the research area.

Advertencia de inundaciones para 10 estados en medio de advertencias de clima invernal

2024-01-23T12:47+0100esdelatino-com (es)

Se han emitido advertencias de inundaciones en 10 estados mientras las fuertes lluvias continúan azotando a Estados Unidos. El Servicio Meteorológico Nacional (NWS) advirtió sobre inundaciones en todo el país, hasta California en el oeste y hasta Florida en el sureste.

Mexico’s $10 Billion Lawsuit Against US Gun Manufacturers to Proceed, Appeals Court Rules

2024-01-23T11:52+0100theepochtimes (en)

A $10 billion lawsuit by Mexico against U.S. gun firms, alleging that the companies “deliberately” enabled firearms trafficking into the country, can move forward, an appeals court ruled on Monday. The lawsuit, filed by the Mexican government against seven American gun manufacturers and a....

Meteo Cronaca Diretta VIDEO: REGNO UNITO, venti a 180 km/h e tanti danni, ecco la tempesta Isha

2024-01-23T10:50+0100ilmeteo (it)

La tempesta Isha continua a colpire il Regno Unito, portando pioggia e raffiche di vento fino a 180 chilometri all’ora nelle giornata del 20-21 Gennaio 2024. L'uragano ha lasciato più di 55.000 case nel Regno Unito senza elettricità a causa di potenti raffiche di vento e forti precipitazioni, provocando oltre 80 allarmi di inondazione.

Africa: World News in Brief - Congo Flood Response, Tourism Bounces Back, Alert Over Sudan's Ancient Pyramids

2024-01-23T06:32+0100allafrica (en)

Unprecedented flooding in the Republic of the Congo has left more than 350,000 people in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, the UN aid coordination office OCHA said on Friday. Some 1.8 million people have been impacted by torrential downpours that have dumped double the usual amount of rainfall....

Biden Admin Spending Billions on Programs to Aid Illegal Immigrants Amid Border Crisis: Watchdog

2024-01-23T02:47+0100theepochtimes (en)

Most of the ORR spending explosion came in grants under ORR’s Refugee and Entrant Assistance program that provides a lengthy list of services to such individuals, including emergency housing assistance, work authorizations, public assistance benefits, medical screening, school enrollment,....

American and British forces launch new strikes on Houthi sites

2024-01-23T02:16+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-23T01:16:49.410Z. Highlights: American and British forces launch new strikes on Houthi sites. A Houthi military official said that tonight's raids may be the most violent on Sanaa since "the aggression against our country" British Defense Secretary Grant Shapps said that these strikes "will....

NJ Attorney, Son Charged With Ripping Off Hundreds Of Immigrants In Bronx

2024-01-23T02:14+0100dailyvoice-southpassaic (en)

Instead of legitimately fast-tracking their clients’ bids for legal U.S. residency, attorney Kofi Amankwaa and his son, Kofi Jr., filed false petitions to the federal government claiming that the immigrants’ children had abused them, authorities said. All this did, they said, was put the applicants....

NJ Attorney, Son Charged With Ripping Off Hundreds Of Immigrants In Bronx

2024-01-23T02:02+0100dailyvoice-northernvalley (en)

Instead of legitimately fast-tracking their clients’ bids for legal U.S. residency, attorney Kofi Amankwaa and his son, Kofi Jr., filed false petitions to the federal government claiming that the immigrants’ children had abused them, authorities said. All this did, they said, was put the applicants....

US commits additional resources to alleviate plight of flood victims

2024-01-23T01:56+0100wn (en)

The United States (US) has provided an additional $500,000 towards the recovery of the victims of the floods induced by the dam spillage, which hit the Tongu areas and other parts of the Volta Region last year. Three months ago, the US provided $100,000 to facilitate the recovery of the flood....

NJ Attorney, Son Charged With Ripping Off Hundreds Of Immigrants In Bronx

2024-01-23T00:59+0100dailyvoice-northpassaic (en)

Instead of legitimately fast-tracking their clients’ bids for legal U.S. residency, attorney Kofi Amankwaa and his son, Kofi Jr., filed false petitions to the federal government claiming that the immigrants’ children had abused them, authorities said. All this did, they said, was put the applicants....

NJ Attorney, Son Charged With Ripping Off Hundreds Of Immigrants In Bronx

2024-01-23T00:56+0100dailyvoice-bergenfield (en)

Instead of legitimately fast-tracking their clients’ bids for legal U.S. residency, attorney Kofi Amankwaa and his son, Kofi Jr., filed false petitions to the federal government claiming that the immigrants’ children had abused them, authorities said. All this did, they said, was put the applicants....

The Houthis announce the targeting of an American military ship, but Washington denies it

2024-01-23T00:11+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-22T20:06:25.814Z. Highlights: The Ansar Allah Houthi group announced on Monday that it had targeted a US military cargo ship in the Gulf of Aden with naval missiles. The US army denied this, and described the Houthi report as a pure slander. Since January 9, tensions have escalated in the....

Over 67,000 children out of school in Ethiopia's Somali region due to floods: UN

2024-01-22T23:15+0100xinhuanet-english (en)

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Recent El Nino-induced floods in Ethiopia's southeastern region of Somali forced more than 67,000 children out of school, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said. UNICEF, in its latest report on the Ethiopia's Somali region flooding situation and its....

Flood warnings issued as heavy rain expected throughout US this week Nation

2024-01-22T23:15+0100usaToday (en)

Moisture from the Gulf of Mexico began to unleash heavy rain across the southern United States on Monday, threatening the region with flash floods and rising waterways, as torrential rain fell over parts of northern California. On Sunday, downpours were reported in southern and central Texas, where....

Over 67,000 children out of school in Ethiopia's Somali region due to floods: UN

2024-01-22T23:14+0100english-news-cn (en)

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Recent El Nino-induced floods in Ethiopia's southeastern region of Somali forced more than 67,000 children out of school, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said. UNICEF, in its latest report on the Ethiopia's Somali region flooding situation and its....

The Largest Dam Removal Project in U.S. History Begins Final Stretch, Welcoming Salmon Home

2024-01-22T22:53+0100smithsonianmag (en)

Iron Gate Dam in Hornbrook, California, on the Klamath River Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images The Klamath River in California and Oregon is one step closer to a healthy new beginning. Officials gathered earlier this month at the Iron Gate Dam in Hornbrook, California, to unlatch a gate at the base of its reservoir.

WA congressman fights to withhold support for breaching 4 Snake River dams

2024-01-22T22:39+0100idahostatesman (en)

Kennewick, WA. , testified he will work to keep any language that would promote breaching the four lower Snake River dams in Eastern Washington out of a key House water infrastructure bill. He spoke to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure at a recent hearing on the Water Resources Development Act of 2024.

Heavy rainfall flooded encampment in Texas and prompted evacuation warnings in Southern California

2024-01-22T22:13+0100triblive (en)

Heavy rainfall around the United States on Monday prompted first responders in Texas to conduct water rescues and officials in California to issue evacuation warnings over potential mud slides in parts of Los Angeles County. In San Antonio, firefighters investigated whether five homeless people were....

U.S. California's coastline faces grim future as sea levels rise: study

2024-01-22T21:00+0100english-news-cn (en)

SACRAMENTO, the United States , Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Rising ocean levels are threatening California's coastline, where 70 percent of residents live and millions more visit each year, and the impacts will worsen in the next 30 years, a new study warned. Sea levels are predicted to rise an average of 0.8 feet, 0.

U.S. California's coastline faces grim future as sea levels rise: study

2024-01-22T20:57+0100xinhuanet-english (en)

SACRAMENTO, the United States , Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Rising ocean levels are threatening California's coastline, where 70 percent of residents live and millions more visit each year, and the impacts will worsen in the next 30 years, a new study warned. Sea levels are predicted to rise an average of 0.8 feet, 0.

U.S. California's coastline faces grim future as sea levels rise: study

2024-01-22T20:46+0100china.org.cn (en)

SACRAMENTO, the United States , Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Rising ocean levels are threatening California's coastline, where 70 percent of residents live and millions more visit each year, and the impacts will worsen in the next 30 years, a new study warned. Sea levels are predicted to rise an average of 0.8 feet, 0.

Alarm bells sound for Kelantan folk as Rohingya refugees flood Ketereh

2024-01-22T20:45+0100euro-burma (en)

Thousands of Rohingya United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) cardholders have flooded remote villages in the Melor subdistrict of Ketereh, causing unease among the locals. Syaherah Mustafa.

NGO Seeks Measures To Address Climate Change On Children, Nation

2024-01-22T18:44+0100von (en)

An NGO, Save The Children International (SCI), has called for measures by the government and individuals to address the impact of climate change on children and the nation. The Advocacy Campaign and Policy Manager for SCI, Abuja Field Office, Mr Ifedilichukwu Innocent, made the call on Monday in....

Over 67,000 children out of school in Ethiopia's Somali region due to floods: UN

2024-01-22T18:34+0100china.org.cn (en)

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Recent El Nino-induced floods in Ethiopia's southeastern region of Somali forced more than 67,000 children out of school, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said. UNICEF, in its latest report on the Ethiopia's Somali region flooding situation and its....

Ex-CCRD head discuss youth opportunities in SRM with GCA Advisor

2024-01-22T17:22+0100app-en (en)

ISLAMABAD, Jan 22 (APP): Former Head of the Centre for Climate Research and Development (CCRD), COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI), Dr Athar Hussain convened a special meeting with climate adaptation expert and youth advisor at Global Center on Adaptation (GCA), Irfan Ullah and discussed youth opportunities in solar radiation management (SRM).

Storm Babet and Storm Aline insurance industry losses revealed

2024-01-22T16:33+0100insurancebusinessmag (en)

-based organization PERILS has released its latest assessment of industry losses stemming from the floods and storms induced by low-pressure systems Babet (Viktor) and Aline (Wolfgang) across the British Isles and northwestern Europe from October 18 to 22, 2023.

When It Comes to Immigration Reform, Don't Forget Black Voters

2024-01-22T15:52+0100newsweek-USA (en)

Black Americans are the most reliable Democratic voters, and yet the Democratic Party betrays their loyalty by neglecting the needs of Black voters, or worse, actively supporting policies that harm Black Americans. Illegal immigration is a prime example. Whatever those in power do to Black Americans, they will soon do to everyone else.

Next Ayr United manager: Somerset Park chiefs home in on new boss

2024-01-22T13:06+0100dailyrecord (en)

Club bosses hope to have Lee Bullen's replacement in place later this week after a flood of interest in the vacant position. Managing director Graeme Mathie is leading on the recruitment process and revealed that almost 50 applications were received for the role.

La tormenta Isha azota Reino Unido: miles de personas sin luz y trenes y vuelos cancelados

2024-01-22T11:02+0100niusdiario (es)

Isha , una borrasca de gran impacto, azota Reino Unido y ha dejado fuertes rachas de viento de hasta 160 km/h. Más de 55.000 hogares se han quedado sin electricidad y hay . Las lluvias han provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación. Irlanda del Norte es la parte más afectada por los cortes de energía, con más de 45.

La tormenta Isha deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T10:59+0100eldebate (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

Pro-Palestine activists show solidarity with Gaza at Qatar Asian Cup

2024-01-22T10:45+0100albawaba-en (en)

ALBAWABA - Several pro-Palestine activists took to the streets of Qatar to protest the ongoing Israeli aggression on Gaza around the area where the AFC Asian Cup resides. The video in question circulated on social media platforms including X (formerly Twitter) and showcased several activists holding....

'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T09:55+0100natv (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias, provocando la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T09:51+0100latribunadealbacete (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias, provocando la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T09:49+0100diariopalentino (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias, provocando la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T09:48+0100eldiasoria (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias, provocando la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T09:47+0100diariodeburgos (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias, provocando la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T09:45+0100diariodeavila (es)

La tormenta Isha ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias, provocando la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

La tormenta 'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T07:58+0100europapress (es)

MADRID, 22 Ene. (EUROPA PRESS) - La tormenta 'Isha' ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

NRDC Report: Repeatedly Flooded Homes Demonstrate Policy Failures

2024-01-22T07:17+0100claimsjournal (en)

A rapidly increasing number of federally insured properties flooding repeatedly signals the need for state and federal action to improve protections for homeowners, a new Natural Resources Defense Council analysis shows. NRDC used data from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to identify the....

Climate change splits Maine lawmakers trying to aid storm-ravaged coastal towns

2024-01-22T07:07+0100bangordailynews (en)

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine lawmakers mulling how to help coastal communities devastated by back-to-back storms this month are airing ideas that are shaped in part by partisan splits on climate change. Heavy rain and strong winds brought destructive flooding and record high tides to coastal areas....

La tormenta 'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T06:37+0100infobae (es)

La tormenta 'Isha' ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

La tormenta 'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T06:26+0100diariosigloxxi (es)

MADRID, 22 (EUROPA PRESS) La tormenta 'Isha' ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

La tormenta 'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T06:22+0100lanacion-AR (es)

La tormenta 'Isha' ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

«55.000 hogares en Reino Unido se quedan sin electricidad debido a la tormenta ‘Isha’.»

2024-01-22T06:21+0100noticiasde (es)

MADRID, 22 (EUROPA PRESS) La tormenta ‘Isha’ ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

MMDA bares traffic plan for ‘Bagong Pilipinas’ rally in Manila

2024-01-22T06:19+0100manilastandard-ph (en)

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced a traffic and parking management plan for the Bagong Pilipinas kick-off rally this Sunday, Jan. 28, 2024 at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila. Road closures will take effect from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. at various locations, including Roxas Boulevard, T.

R.Unido.- La tormenta 'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T06:15+0100cope (es)

La tormenta 'Isha' ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

R.Unido.- La tormenta 'Isha' deja sin luz a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido

2024-01-22T06:14+0100notimerica (es)

MADRID, 22 Ene. (EUROPA PRESS) - La tormenta 'Isha' ha dejado sin luz hasta el momento a más de 55.000 hogares en Reino Unido por unas fuertes rachas de viento que en algunos casos se han acercado a los 160 kilómetros por hora y por unas lluvias provocado la activación de más de 80 alertas por inundación.

Plans needed to protect Embankment Road from flooding

2024-01-22T06:10+0100plymouthherald (en)

As well as being a major road into the city, Embankment Road on its north side, lies key railway infrastructure including the main Great Western rail line and the Laira rail traction and rolling stock maintenance depot. But rising sea levels mean that in the future the properties at risk of flooding....

United States: A New Year's Insurance Resolution: Better Risk Management Hygiene (Podcast) - Lowenstein Sandler

2024-01-22T02:59+0100mondaq (en)

, Partner, Insurance Recovery READ THE TRANSCRIPT. Lynda Bennett: Welcome to Don't Take No For an Answer. I'm your host, Lynda Bennett, chair of the Insurance Recovery practice here at Lowenstein. I am joined by my cohost and partner in crime, Mr. Eric Jesse. Welcome to 2024, Eric. Eric Jesse: All right, let's kick it off in a good way.

A new weather pattern will replace the arctic air with heavy rain, ice and significantly warmer weather this week

2024-01-22T02:46+0100kimt (en)

(CNN) — Warmth is set to thaw parts of the United States following frigid weekend temperatures – but the warmer air will bring a risk of ice and flooding for some states, and another crippling winter storm is set to hit portions of the Plains and South into Monday. A series of winter storms this month have killed at least 79 people in 13 states.

Crews fighting fire at Bridgeport's abandoned Harding High School, officials say

2024-01-22T00:19+0100ctpost (en)

A file photo of the former Harding High School building, in Bridgeport, Conn. Feb. 22, 2023. On Sunday, city officials said they were at the abandoned school fighting a fire on its second floor. Ned Gerard/Hearst Connecticut Media. BRIDGEPORT — City firefighters are battling a blaze at an Sunday afternoon, officials say.

Storm Isha Ravages the UK, Leaving Thousands Without Power

2024-01-21T22:21+0100bbntimes (en)

Storm Isha unleashed havoc across the United Kingdom , causing power outages, travel disruptions, and significant warnings of danger-to-life situations. With gusts reaching up to 90mph, the storm has prompted amber wind warnings and raised concerns about the potential impact on residents, infrastructure, and transportation.

Hamas says October 7 attack was 'necessary step' but cites 'mistakes'

2024-01-21T17:46+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-21T16:46:18.648Z. Highlights: Hamas says October 7 attack was 'necessary step' but cites'mistakes' In this document of nearly 20 pages, the first of its kind, Hamas says it wants to deliver "its version of the facts" After the bloody attacks carried out by the terrorist movement against....

Flood: USAID, UNICEF donate $500,000 worth of school supplies to children at Mepe

2024-01-21T16:17+0100myjoyonline (en)

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through a partnership with the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Education, has donated $500,000 worth of school supplies to children in communities affected by the Akosombo Dam spillage.

Yogi Adityanath| Break of new dawn in 'Mokshadayani' Ayodhya

2024-01-21T05:38+0100economictimes (en)

This historic and sacred occasion, after a gap of 500 years, has overwhelmed not just India but the entire world, with all eyes fixed on the 'Mokshadayani' Ayodhya . On Monday, every road will lead to Shri Ram Janmabhoomi . Every eye will be wet with tears of joy and satisfaction. And everyone will be chanting ‘Ram-Ram’.

In at the deep end

2024-01-21T01:04+0100barnet-today (en)

The End We Start From (15, 101 Minutes) If you think the weather’s bad at the moment, you should check out what Jodie Comer has to deal with in this fresh interpretation of ‘the end of days’, in which director Mahalia Belo cleverly opts for the use of a logical apocalypse in the shape of natural....

Calls to 911 from Maui capture pleas for the stranded, the missing and those trapped in the chaos of the fire.

2024-01-21T00:21+0100whatsnew2day (en)

The day after the deadliest wildfire in a century in the United States destroyed a coastal community in Maui, the flood of 911 calls did not stop: reports of missing people, stranded relatives and confused tourists stranded without food or water lit up the emergency lines every few minutes.

Akosombo dam spillage: Affected schools to benefit from $500k USAID support

2024-01-20T16:49+0100citinewsroom (en)

Schools and students in flood-affected communities in the Volta Region are set to benefit from a $500,000 USAID support aimed at facilitating a return to normalcy. These schools were severely impacted during the flood crisis, with many being submerged or converted into camps to house displaced residents.

Break of new dawn in 'Mokshadayani' Ayodhya

2024-01-20T16:12+0100timesofindia (en)

This historic and sacred occasion, after a gap of 500 years, has overwhelmed not just India but the entire world, with all eyes fixed on the 'Mokshadayani' Ayodhya . On Monday, every road will lead to Shri Ram Janmabhoomi . Every eye will be wet with tears of joy and satisfaction. And everyone will be chanting ‘Ram-Ram’.

United States And UNICEF Partner To Provide $500,000 In School Supplies for Akosombo Dam Spillage Impacted Communities

2024-01-20T11:20+0100PeaceFMGhana (en)

The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is partnering with UNICEF and the Ministry of Education to donate $500,000 worth of school supplies to children in communities affected by the Akosombo Dam spillage floods.

As disasters multiply, FEMA overhauls assistance program

2024-01-20T11:15+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

WASHINGTON >> The Biden administration is overhauling the country’s disaster assistance programs, expanding aid for survivors of hurricanes, wildfires and other catastrophes and making it easier to access. The shift, announced Friday by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, comes amid a growing number of climate-related disasters.

World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan's ancient pyramids

2024-01-20T10:43+0100globalsecurity (en)

19 January 2024 - Unprecedented flooding in the Republic of the Congo has left more than 350,000 people in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, the UN aid coordination office OCHA said on Friday. Some 1.8 million people have been impacted by torrential downpours that have dumped double the usual....

Literature and testimonies of prisoners.. “Aisha Odeh” in Israeli prisons

2024-01-20T10:31+0100tellerreport (en)

Palestinian writer and former prisoner Aisha Al-Awda (activists) Encouraging Palestinian prisoners to tell their stories is an important means of struggling against injustice and resisting the use of brute force to oppress people. These narratives can increase the Arab nation’s awareness of the....

UN official: Israel kills two mothers in Gaza every hour

2024-01-20T08:39+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-20T07:35:57.110Z. Highlights: UN official: Israel kills two mothers in Gaza every hour. Women and children are the first victims of the tragedy in Gaza. About a million women and girls are displaced in Gaza, and two mothers are killed every hour, while about 10,000 children have lost their fathers.

California Prepares for Next Round of Heavy Rains, Possible Flooding

2024-01-20T05:57+0100theepochtimes (en)

“This isn’t anything terribly out of the ordinary for the area,” she said. “We would consider this to be a storm that drops some healthy precipitation, drop some snow in the snowpack, and saturate the ground.” The second storm should drop more rain in the valley, where residents could get up to 1.5 inches of rain.

Why Governments Declare a Homeless State of Emergency

2024-01-20T03:20+0100governing (en)

In lieu of federal action, the declarations highlight a new local approach to confronting homelessness. While in a state of emergency, public officials in these five jurisdictions can suspend payments on certain government services in order to devote money to the declared emergency and pull additional staff in to address the problem.

World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan’s ancient pyramids

2024-01-20T01:15+0100globalissues (en)

World tourism on course for full recovery by year’s end. International tourism bounced back during 2023 and is expected to make a “full recovery” to pre-COVID levels by the end of this year, the UN World Tourism Organization ( UNWTO ) said in its first snapshot of the year on Friday.

Increased supply and weak demand flood the oil market

2024-01-19T23:51+0100elpais-en (en)

The signs of market flooding are piling up. While still increasing, global oil demand is slowing down: according to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) latest projections, this year’s increase will be 1.2 million barrels per day, half of what it was in 2023 (2.3 million).

EE.UU. refuerza y reorganiza su presencia militar en Siria

2024-01-19T21:35+0100misionverdad (es)

Estados Unidos está reforzando y reorganizando su presencia militar en Siria ante la escalada de violencia que ha sacudido Asia Occidental como respuesta del Eje de la Resistencia ante el genocidio de Israel en la Franja de Gaza. Un corresponsal de la agencia Sputnik en el país árabe señaló que el....

As climate shocks worsen, U.S. disaster agency tries a new approach to aid

2024-01-19T21:20+0100sun-sentinel (en)

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is overhauling the country’s disaster assistance programs, expanding aid for survivors of hurricanes, wildfires and other catastrophes and making it easier to access. The shift, announced on Friday by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, comes amid a growing number of climate-related disasters.

Flood communities to benefit from $500k worth of supplies from US, UNICEF

2024-01-19T20:48+0100AdomOnlineGhana (en)

The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is partnering with UNICEF and the Ministry of Education to provide $500,000 worth of school supplies to children in flood-affected communities. This was revealed by the US Ambassador to Ghana,....

World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan’s ancient pyramids

2024-01-19T20:26+0100un-news (en)

Some 1.8 million people have been impacted by torrential downpours that have dumped double the usual amount of rainfall on the Congo, impacting nine out of the country’s 12 departments. In the three weeks since the government in Brazzaville declared an emergency, the floods have destroyed or damaged....

World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan’s ancient pyramids

2024-01-19T19:12+0100un-org (en)

Some 1.8 million people have been impacted by torrential downpours that have dumped double the usual amount of rainfall on the Congo, impacting nine out of the country’s 12 departments. In the three weeks since the government in Brazzaville declared an emergency, the floods have destroyed or damaged....

Early advice issued to residents across Cumbria as Storm Isha heading for county

2024-01-19T19:10+0100newsandstar (en)

Early predictions suggest there may be highway disruption, possible power outages and potential flooding as a result of Storm Isha. The storm is expected to bring a spell of very strong winds during Sunday evening into Monday. A multi-agency response is being prepared and Cumbria Local Resilience....

MIL-OSI United Nations: World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan’s ancient pyramids

2024-01-19T19:03+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United Nations MIL OSI. Some 1.8 million people have been impacted by torrential downpours that have dumped double the usual amount of rainfall on the Congo, impacting nine out of the country’s 12 departments. In the three weeks since the government in Brazzaville declared an emergency, the....

Global World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan’s ancient pyramids 32 Seconds ago

2024-01-19T18:58+0100devdiscourse (en)

World News in Brief: Congo flood response, tourism bounces back, alert over Sudan’s ancient pyramids SHARE; Unprecedented flooding in the Republic of the Congo has left more than 350,000 people in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, the UN aid coordination office OCHA said on Friday. Some 1.

Sea level rise could cost Europe millions of dollars in losses: study – El Diario NY

2024-01-19T18:58+0100morningexpress (en)

A new study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, predicts serious economic repercussions for the European Union and the United Kingdom due to rising sea levels. This comprehensive analysis, which focused on 271 European regions, reveals a potential GDP loss of almost 872 billion euros....

Flood communities to benefit from $500Kworth of supplies from US, UNICEF

2024-01-19T17:41+0100myjoyonline (en)

The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is partnering with UNICEF and the Ministry of Education to provide $500,000 worth of school supplies to children in flood-affected communities. This was revealed by the US Ambassador to Ghana,....

As Climate Shocks Worsen, FEMA Tries a New Approach to Aid

2024-01-19T13:04+0100nytimes (en)

The Biden administration is overhauling the country’s disaster assistance programs, expanding aid for survivors of hurricanes, wildfires and other catastrophes and making it easier to access. The shift, announced on Friday by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, comes amid a growing number of climate-related disasters .

Extreme weather, 7 nations experienced the costliest disaster ever in 2023. Africa two of the deadliest – ruetir

2024-01-19T11:23+0100ruetir (en)

Extreme weather in 2023 sets another sad record: meteorological disasters have cost the planet a figure of 63 billion dollars. According to the annual report of insurance broker Gallagher Re, the previous record of 57 billion dollars in 2020 was surpassed.

Afghanistan inspires the Palestinian struggle

2024-01-19T10:57+0100tellerreport (en)

What the Americans did in Afghanistan is no different from what Israel is doing (Al Jazeera) The hearings at the International Court of Justice - which discusses the Israeli genocide in Gaza at the request of South Africa - had a significant impact beyond expectations, resembling a new and decisive wave of the “Al-Aqsa flood.

Increased supply and weak demand flood the oil market

2024-01-19T08:37+0100kiratas (en)

Signs of flooding are piling up. Although still on the rise, global oil demand is putting on the brakes: compared to the growth of 2.3 million barrels per day in 2023, this year the increase will remain practically in half (1.2 million), according to the latest projections from the International Energy Agency (IEA).

MIL-OSI USA: Congressman Flood Votes to Keep Government Open, Pay Border Patrol Officers

2024-01-19T00:39+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Recommended Sponsor Painted-Moon.com - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Mike Flood (Nebraska 1st) WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, Congressman Mike Flood issued a statement following a vote on H.R.

Paterson families struggling while waiting for heat to be fixed The mayor says help and a shelter are available for flood victims. 0M ago

2024-01-19T00:32+0100cbslocal (en)

PATERSON, N.J. -- More than a week after raging waters flooded neighborhoods in Passaic County , some residents still have no heat. On Wednesday, and reached out to the city to get them help. CBS New York's Christine Sloan followed up with them on Thursday.

Iraq demands a timetable to end the international coalition mission

2024-01-18T19:37+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-18T18:35:48.833Z. Highlights: Iraq demands a timetable to end the international coalition mission. Al-Sudani said that the end of the mission of foreign forces is necessary for the security and stability of Iraq. He reiterated the position he had expressed repeatedly recently that there were....

Xiaomi donates 1 million euros for flood victims in Europe

2024-01-18T18:12+0100bullfrag (en)

The German Red Cross, the Dutch National Fund for Disasters Giro 777 and the Belgian Red Cross will receive a donation of one million euros from the Xiaomi Foundation to support those affected by the floods in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium. According to the German Red Cross, only in Germany,....

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: expert reaction to paper estimating cost to UK/EU of sea level rise based on high-emissions scenario

2024-01-18T17:31+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

“Sea level rise is a catastrophe emerging slowly and inexorably now that will worsen substantially into the far future. Low lying coastal regions that including many populous cities such as Miami, Mumbai, Shanghai and Tokyo will be affected during this century and many centuries in the future.

El mapa en vivo que muestra ríos desbordados y riesgo de inundación en EEUU

2024-01-18T17:06+0100lapatilla (es)

La herramienta muestra información en vivo sobre el riesgo de inundaciones en EE. UU. FOTO: NWS. Esta temporada, Estados Unidos ha registrado un invierno mucho más húmedo de lo normal como consecuencia del fenómeno meteorológico de El Niño, razón por la cual es importante que los habitantes se....

Londoners Unprepared for ‘Lethal’ Climate Risks, Report Says

2024-01-18T07:41+0100claimsjournal (en)

London isn’t ready to deal with climate risks including flooding and overheating, according to an independent review of government measures. An interim report commissioned by the city’s mayor concluded that the British capital isn’t adapting quickly enough to mounting risks from global warming.

Monitoring saltwater intrusion

2024-01-18T07:09+0100stabroeknews (en)

Already creating havoc across the world, continuously rising sea levels owing to climate change are projected to expand coastal flooding over the next two decades, negatively affecting human and economic development. Despite this and other warnings emanating from recent data produced by the United....

Marsha Blackburn Demands Joe Biden Disclose Taxpayer Money Diverted from Veterans to Illegal Aliens

2024-01-18T04:19+0100breitbart-com (en)

Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) is demanding that President Joe Biden’s top agencies disclose how much taxpayer money has been siphoned from American veterans to illegal aliens who have recently arrived in the United States . For years now, Biden’s top agencies have been accused of diverting Veterans....

WA Rep. Newhouse fights to withhold congressional support for breaching 4 Snake dams

2024-01-18T03:52+0100yakimaherald (en)

Jan. 17—Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Wash., testified he will work to keep any language that would promote breaching the four lower Snake River dams in Eastern Washington out of a key House water infrastructure bill. He spoke to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure at a recent hearing on the Water Resources Development Act of 2024.

WA Rep. Newhouse fights to withhold congressional support for breaching 4 Snake dams

2024-01-18T01:01+0100tri-cityherald (en)

Kennewick, WA. , testified he will work to keep any language that would promote breaching the four lower Snake River dams in Eastern Washington out of a key House water infrastructure bill. He spoke to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure at a recent hearing on the Water Resources Development Act of 2024.

MIL-OSI USA: News 01/17/2024 Blackburn To Biden’s VA: Putting Illegal Immigrants Above America’s Veterans Is Unacceptable

2024-01-17T23:10+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn) WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) today pressed Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough on reports that the VA is prioritizing medical care and benefits for illegal immigrants at the expense of American veterans and taxpayers.

Stochastic simulation of storm surge extremes along the contiguous United States coastlines using the max-stable process

2024-01-17T22:10+0100nature-Earth-and-Environmental-Sciences (en)

Extreme sea levels impact coastal society, property, and the environment. Various mitigation measures are engineered to reduce these impacts, which require extreme event probabilities typically estimated site-by-site. The site-by-site estimates usually have high uncertainty, are conditionally....

WA Rep. Newhouse fights to withhold congressional support for breaching 4 Snake dams

2024-01-17T21:23+0100theolympian (en)

Kennewick, WA. , testified he will work to keep any language that would promote breaching the four lower Snake River dams in Eastern Washington out of a key House water infrastructure bill. He spoke to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure at a recent hearing on the Water Resources Development Act of 2024.

MIL-OSI USA: LaLota Highlights Asharoken Seawall at Committee Hearing

2024-01-17T20:52+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Recommended Sponsor Painted-Moon.com - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist Source: United States House of Representatives – Representative Nick LaLota (NY-01) WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Nick LaLota (R-Suffolk County) highlighted the Asharoken Seawall at a hearing for the....

Las actuales condiciones climáticas han aumentado el riesgo de inundaciones

2024-01-17T20:37+0100eltiempo-CO (es)

Esta temporada, Estados Unidos ha registrado un invierno mucho más húmedo de lo normal como consecuencia del fenómeno meteorológico de El Niño, razón por la cual es importante que los habitantes se mantengan atentos a las alertas que emite el Servicio Meteorológico Nacional (NWS, por sus siglas en....

Estados Unidos: este es el descuento en el seguro contra inundaciones que recibirán cien mil habitantes en Miami

2024-01-17T18:18+0100eluniverso (es)

Como un incentivo espera la alcaldesa de Miami -Dade, Daniella Levine Cava, que 100.000 habitantes vean y reciban el descuento en el “Sabemos que la gente no contrata seguros debido al costo, así que realmente esperamos que esto sea un incentivo para que protejan sus hogares y negocios”, opinó....

So long, subzero temps! A 'dramatic' January thaw is around the corner Weather

2024-01-17T12:56+0100usaToday (en)

If you're sick of the bitter cold, there is some good news on the horizon: Next week looks to be significantly milder nearly coast-to-coast, meteorologists say. In fact, about 90% of the nation should see normal to above-normal temperatures by the middle of next week, AccuWeather long-range meteorologist Paul Pastelok told USA TODAY.

London unprepared for ‘lethal’ risks of climate change, report says

2024-01-17T08:05+0100straitstimesSG (en)

LONDON – London isn’t ready to deal with climate risks including flooding and overheating, according to an independent review of government measures. An interim report, published on Jan 17, concluded that the British capital isn’t adapting quickly enough to mounting risks from global warming.

Self-consumption puts on the brakes: new installations fall by 32% after the record of 2022

2024-01-17T08:00+0100kiratas (en)

After several years of strong growth, spurred by the electricity price crisis and public aid, the rise of self-consumption seems to have peaked in Spain. In 2023, homes and companies added 1,706 megawatts (MW) of new power installed on roofs and covers, according to official figures from the Spanish....

University of Worcester receives top environmental honours for 14th consecutive year

2024-01-17T06:13+0100worcesternews (en)

/h2> p>The university was given first class honours for environmental sustainability in<lass="truncate-full-screen"> Planet national rankings <i>(Image: University of Worcester)</i></span></span></span> The university has been awarded first class honours for environmental sustainability for the....

This is the race to achieve reliable long-term weather predictions

2024-01-17T05:22+0100kiratas (en)

Effect of a recent flood recorded in Budapest, in an image taken this December 28. Zoltan Balogh (EFE) The consequences of efficient weather forecasting go far beyond planning a vacation. Having precise data over a long period of time, beyond the three days currently assumed by the most reliable....

Bokaflod, Anyone? Bringing Together Books, Friends, and Fun

2024-01-17T04:46+0100theepochtimes (en)

Christmas Eve 2023 has already passed us by, and the next visit from St. Nick is many months away, but the thought occurred to me: Why not take the idea of Jolabokaflod, drop the ‘Jola’—which references Yule or Christmas—and make our own “book flood” here in the United States when and as we wish? ....

Josh Duhamel, 50, and wife Audra Mari, 30, welcome their first child together and reveal baby boy’s name in sweet photo

2024-01-17T03:22+0100thesun (en)

Josh and Audra revealed they were expecting in September Credit: Instagram/@audramari. In a joint Instagram post, , 50, and Audra , 30, revealed the first photo of their baby boy - which was a black and white photo of the tiny tot's feet. They revealed Shepherd Lawrence Duhamel was born on January 11, 2024.

The U.S. Must Close the Long-Distance Power Transmission Gap with China

2024-01-17T02:47+0100rand (en)

that revealed, among other things, that the U.S. transmission system, as currently built, is already at or near capacity across several states, including Texas and Alaska. A transmission system at capacity restricts growth in at least two crucial ways: more electricity cannot easily be added to the....

INTERACTIVE: As the monsoon rains shifts, here’s what you need to know

2024-01-17T02:04+0100thestar-my (en)

PETALING JAYA: The northeast monsoon floods which started in November last year is ongoing with parts of the country still on alert for floods. As of January 13, there were 5,666 people seeking shelter at 41 evacuation centres in Johor and Pahang. The number of flood evacuees peaked at nearly 30,000....

Blindspot19 Sources Pro-Palestinian protesters target New York cancer centres, accuse them of supporting genocide Right 100%

2024-01-16T23:59+0100ground-news (en)

Disgusting: Anti-Israel Protestors Scream "Shame on You" at Patients and Staff at New York Cancer Center and Pediatric Hospital. On Monday, thousands of anti-Israel protesters marched in New York City for a “Flood Manhattan for Gaza MLK Day march for healthcare.

Managed retreat on the cards for beach community

2024-01-16T22:52+0100radionz (en)

Managed retreat is being considered as an option for a Canterbury coastal community facing the threat of rising sea levels. The Hurunui District Council adopted a coastal adaptation plan for the Leithfield Beach community, south of Amberley, last month.

Managed retreat on the cards for beach community

2024-01-16T22:45+0100rnz-co-nz (en)

Managed retreat is being considered as an option for a Canterbury coastal community facing the threat of rising sea levels. The Hurunui District Council adopted a coastal adaptation plan for the Leithfield Beach community, south of Amberley, last month.

MIL-OSI USA: Merkley, Wyden Join Colleagues’ Bipartisan Call to Address Long-Term Drought in Farm Bill

2024-01-16T20:18+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore) January 16, 2024 Washington, D.C. — Oregon’s U.S. Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden joined U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Deb Fischer (R-NE) in a bipartisan effort calling on the Senate Agriculture Committee to address long-term drought in the upcoming farm bill.

FP at Davos: The Year the World Votes

2024-01-16T20:16+0100foreignpolicy (en)

This year, more people will vote in elections around the world than in any year in history. Five of the world’s biggest democracies will go to the polls, in India, the United States , Indonesia, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. FP’s newest print issue, “ The Year the World Votes ,” covers these elections in depth.

Flood protection task force to help Falkirk Council fund vital Grangemouth scheme

2024-01-16T19:34+0100dailyrecord (en)

Today (Tuesday), members of Falkirk Council' s executive agreed to press on with the next stage of the Grangemouth Flood Protection Scheme, despite concerns that there is still no firm agreement on how to meet an estimated cost that could be over £600 million.

New York Governor Seeks Additional $2.4 Billion Illegal Immigrant Aid in New Budget Proposal

2024-01-16T19:15+0100theepochtimes (en)

It would also be used to cover the expenses related to the deployment of the National Guard. Over the past year, Ms. Hochul has called up more than 2,000 National Guard members to support the operation of migrant shelters, with hundreds of them focusing on helping process applications for temporary work permits.

Ambassador Donald Blome

2024-01-16T16:10+0100app-en (en)

ISLAMABAD, Oct 27 (APP): United States ’ Ambassador Donald Blome announced Thursday an additional $30 million in humanitarian assistance to support flood-affected populations in Pakistan. This new funding brings the United States total assistance to Pakistan for flood response, food security, and....

United States: The SEC's Materiality Requirements: When Is A Breach Considered Material Enough To Disclose? (Video) - Lowenstein Sandler

2024-01-16T16:00+0100mondaq (en)

, Partner, Emerging Companies & Venture Capital; White Collar Criminal Defense. Lowenstein Sandler Cybersecurity Awareness Series Kathleen A. McGee, partner in the firm's Tech Group and White Collar Criminal Defense practice, and Ken Fishkin, manager of information security, share what you need to....

Award for Flood Monitoring by App

2024-01-16T12:29+0100idw-online (en)

16.01.2024 12:23 Award for Flood Monitoring by App Marietta Fuhrmann-Koch Kommunikation und Marketing A research team including geoinformation scientists from Heidelberg University has received an award for the Waterproofing Data project that allows people in Brazilian flood zones to prepare for imminent flooding.

Pro-Palestine protesters rage in NYC, call for end to US aid to Israel

2024-01-16T10:38+0100presstv-ir (en)

Pro-Palestine protesters have marched in New York City in yet another declaration of support for war-torn Gaza, urging an end to US military aid to Israel as well as an all-out siege that could result in the health system s “total collapse” in the besieged strip.

VIDEO | Pro-Palestine protesters march through NYC, call for end to US aid to Israel23min

2024-01-16T10:16+0100presstv-ir (en)

Pro-Palestine protesters marched through New York City on Monday urging an end to US military aid to Israel and the total siege that could result in the health system s “total collapse” in the Gaza Strip. During the protest demonstrators also rallied outside the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer....

15 Asia-Pacific countries agree on trade pact

2024-01-16T08:16+0100elevenmyanmar (en)

NONTHABURI, Thailand — Fifteen Asia-Pacific countries, including the Philippines, are moving forward with what could be one of the world’s biggest trade deals, their leaders said in a statement at the close of a regional summit here on Monday. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)....

Remote Sensing, Vol. 16, Pages 350: Mapping Compound Flooding Risks for Urban Resilience in Coastal Zones: A Comprehensive Methodological Review

2024-01-16T07:06+0100mdpi (en)

In this study, a comprehensive database was established using bibliometric methods [ 46 ], providing a holistic view of the field. This database served as the foundation for identifying current research trends, which were then utilized for subsequent categorical analysis.

Tropical Cyclone Belal Hits French Island of Reunion; Nearby Mauritius Also on High Alert

2024-01-16T00:03+0100voazimbabwe (en)

SAINT-PAUL, RÉUNION — A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rains and powerful winds and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes without water, authorities said.

NOAA: 2023 Officially the Warmest Year on Record

2024-01-15T21:02+0100environmentalleader (en)

A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) analysis has officially found 2023 to be the Earth’s warmest year, by far, in the organization’s 174-year climate record. The NOAA’s annual global climate report revealed ocean and land surface temperatures 2.

The mouthpiece of families in Gaza. If we survive the bombardment, we may die of cold.

2024-01-15T20:19+0100tellerreport (en)

A family sets fire to heat amid displacement tents in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip (French) In a cloth and plastic tent set up in the open in the southern city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip, Ismail Nabhan sits with his children and grandchildren in front of a stove for some warmth.

Stati Uniti: numerose città a rischio sprofondamento

2024-01-15T19:10+0100tecnoandroid (it)

Un nuovo fenomeno geologico potrebbe presto divenire realtà negli Stati Uniti , quest’ultimo prende il nome di subsidenza , che non è altro che un progressivo sprofondamento del suolo sotto il peso di tutto quello che è presente sopra di esso. Questo fenomeno appena spiegato di norma non porta così....

MIL-OSI USA: Congressman Flood: USDA Must Keep Production Moving in Madison

2024-01-15T18:39+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Recommended Sponsor Painted-Moon.com - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Mike Flood (Nebraska 1st) MADISON, NEBRASKA Today, U.S. Congressman Mike Flood wrote the U.S. Department of Agriculture after news their inspection team....

Mauritius on high alert as Cyclone Belal approaches

2024-01-15T18:20+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rain and powerful wind and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes suffering water cuts. Nearby Mauritius was also on alert as authorities there said....

Mauritius on high alert as Cyclone Belal approaches

2024-01-15T18:07+0100en-africanews (en)

A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rain and powerful wind and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes suffering water cuts. Nearby Mauritius was also on alert as authorities there said....

Tropical Cyclone Belal Hits French Island of Reunion; Nearby Mauritius Also on High Alert

2024-01-15T17:23+0100voanews (en)

SAINT-PAUL, Réunion — A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rains and powerful winds and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes without water, authorities said.

Tropical Cyclone Belal wipes out power on French island of Reunion

2024-01-15T16:24+0100euronews-en (en)

A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rains and powerful winds. About a quarter of households have been left without electricity and tens of thousands of homes are without water, authorities said.

RAISI URGES ICJ TO MAKE RESPONSIBLE DECISION REGARDING GAZA

2024-01-15T15:36+0100libyannewswire (en)

Speaking at the Al-Aqsa Flood and Awakening of Human Conscience conference on Sunday, held by the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said that the Palestinian cause evolved into the most prominent humanitarian issue today and remains a top....

Tropical Cyclone Belal hits French island of Reunion. Nearby Mauritius on high alert

2024-01-15T14:37+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

SAINT-PAUL, Réunion -- A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rains and powerful winds and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes without water, authorities said.

World News | Tropical Cyclone Belal Hits the French Island of Reunion. Nearby Mauritius is Also on High Alert

2024-01-15T14:30+0100latestly (en)

Cape Town (South Africa), Jan 15 (AP) A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rains and powerful winds and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes without water, authorities said.

Live by the sea? Climate change is poised to make our coastal populations age sharply, study says

2024-01-15T14:18+0100whatsnew2day (en)

Sociologist Matt Hauer, lead author of the study and associate professor at Florida State University, expressed hope that these new predictive models will help local communities prepare for abrupt disruptions to vital services like health care. ‘If a municipality had to plan for climate migrants....

Tropical Cyclone Belal hits the French island of Reunion. Nearby Mauritius is also on high alert

2024-01-15T14:10+0100independent-UK (en)

A tropical cyclone hit the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean on Monday, bringing intense rains and powerful winds and leaving about a quarter of households without electricity and tens of thousands of homes without water, authorities said. Nearby Mauritius was also on high alert as....

Tropical Cyclone Belal hits the French island of Reunion. Nearby Mauritius is also on high alert

2024-01-15T13:59+0100financialpost (en)

Belal’s intensity appeared to be slightly decreasing, the prefecture of Reunion said in a statement. Some 8-meter (26-feet) high waves have been recorded, it said. Many people had lost internet and phone services, and a homeless person who was not in a shelter was found dead in Saint-Gilles, on the island’s west coast.

Gaza crisis worsens amid continued Israeli onslaught: UNRWA

2024-01-15T10:40+0100globalsecurity (en)

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency. Jan 14, 2024. Tehran, IRNA -- The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) warned that the crisis in Gaza has worsened as Israel is using water, food and fuel as tools of its war on the besieged strip.

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Campaign launched to raise flood awareness in Weston-super-Mare

2024-01-15T09:16+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

The Environment Agency will deliver localised communications and a series of free informational drop-in events to help residents in Weston understand how to prepare for flooding and where to access support if they need it. The campaign over the next few weeks will focus on the following wards within....

Biden Marks the 100 Days of War in Gaza on the Israeli Hostages

2024-01-15T01:05+0100telesurenglish (en)

US President Joe Biden sended a statement marking the one hundred days of the war in Gaza focusing in the Israeli hostages taken by the Palestinian resistance in Al-Aqsa Flood released on October 7. “For 100 days, they have existed in fear for their lives, not knowing what tomorrow will bring,”....

Blindspot19 Sources Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler says we need 'many illegal immigrants' in the country to pick vegetables Right 100%

2024-01-14T22:53+0100ground-news (en)

Democrat Jerry Nadler Slammed After Claiming ‘Many Illegal Immigrants’ Needed To Pick Vegetables. Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) faced backlash this week after arguing during a congressional hearing that the U.S. needs “many illegal immigrants,” which comes as the U.S.

Dwindling snowpack could amplify water crisis, says study

2024-01-14T13:43+0100malaymail (en)

In the new study, researchers at Dartmouth University sifted through four decades of precipitation and snowpack data across the northern hemisphere in March, when spring thaw begins to turn snow into water. Building on the observational data, the team used climate models to measure the impact of....

What is the solution to the tensions in the Middle East that have lasted for 100 days of fighting in Gaza?

2024-01-14T07:07+0100tellerreport (en)

China News Service, Beijing, January 1 (Xinhua) -- How to solve the tension in the Middle East after the 14-day war in Gaza continues? China News Service reporter Bo Wenwen. On January 1, local time, the current round of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict entered its 14th day.

Famous author ripped after trashing the Bible as a ‘work of fiction,’ ‘fertile ground for hypocrisy’

2024-01-14T02:35+0100foxnews (en)

Oates also referred to Scripture as a "fertile ground for hypocrisy," insisting that Christians tend to pick and choose what verses are most convenient to their personal belief systems. The "Black Water" author made the comment Thursday in response to a religious remark posted by podcaster and....

A Navy In Crisis: It’s Time For The Conference Of Admirals

2024-01-13T21:24+0100gcaptain (en)

by Captain John Konrad (gCaptain OpEd) Today, the US Navy is experiencing two contrasting situations. On one hand, the USS Carney and other warships continue to demonstrate their power and capabilities in the Red Sea. On the other hand, it has been reported that the Navy’s latest ship, the....

Moroccan philosopher Taha Abdel Rahman: Al-Aqsa flood is self-defense from 6 sides

2024-01-13T17:59+0100tellerreport (en)

Arab philosopher and thinker Taha Abdel Rahman (Moroccan press) Moroccan philosopher Dr. Taha Abdel Rahman said that the Al-Aqsa flood operation launched by the Palestinian resistance on the seventh of last October is rightly considered self-defense, condemning Israel's demand that the countries of the world condemn it.

Winter Storm Map Shows Every US State Weather Alert on MLK Weekend

2024-01-13T15:14+0100newsweek-USA (en)

Federal weather warnings or advisory notices are in place across large chunks of the United States , with major winter storms expected to continue from Saturday to Monday, the Day federal holiday. A map released by the National Weather Service (NWS) shows winter storm warnings in place for nearly all....

US faces tough weekend

2024-01-13T14:18+0100breakinglatest (en)

Extreme Weather Hits Eastern and Central U.S., Causing Flooding, Blizzard Conditions, and Power Outages. A mix of winds, snow, and rain that hit the central and eastern United States on Friday will continue on Saturday, with heavy rain potentially generating dangerous coastal flooding in the....

Tormentas feroces, amenazas de inundaciones y frío ártico: EE.UU. se enfrenta a un duro fin de semana

2024-01-13T10:33+0100huaral (es)

(CNN) — Una mezcla de vientos, nieve y lluvia que azotó el centro y el este de Estados Unidos el viernes continuará el sábado con fuertes lluvias —que potencialmente pueden generar inundaciones costeras peligrosas— en el noreste y el Atlántico medio, condiciones de tormenta de nieve por la situación....

Analysts Say Oil Prices Unlikely To Hit $100 In 2024

2024-01-13T09:18+0100theghanareport (en)

Surging non-OPEC+ oil production and significant storage space held by the OPEC+ group will continue to put downward pressure on crude oil prices next year, analysts say. Barring a major geopolitical escalation resulting in a large supply outage—which cannot be discounted—, oil prices are unlikely....

Korea hands over 2 ambulances, flood rescue equipments to PES 1122

2024-01-13T05:47+0100nation (en)

RAWALPINDI - The Ambassador Republic of Korea Park Ki Jun handed over two ambulances and flood rescue equipment toSecretary, Emergency Services Department Dr Rizwan Naseer for capacity building of the Emergency Services in Pakistan. In this regard a ceremony was held at Divisional Rescue Headquarters in Rawalpindi here on Friday.

Ethiopia: UNICEF for Critical Funding To Meet Humanitarian Needs

2024-01-13T04:59+0100telesurenglish (en)

On Friday, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said that funding shortfall is hampering its humanitarian response in Ethiopia as the country encounters mounting humanitarian needs. UNICEF, in its latest Ethiopia humanitarian situation report released Wednesday, said its 674.3 million U.S.

Sam Chang

2024-01-12T23:19+0100BangkokPost (en)

Published on 17/08/2023 » We were mesmerised by vast lush paddy fields on either side of the road where equestrians expertly rode their horses as we gazed out of our van en route to Suphan Buri. However, ancient temples and historical ruins remain powerful attractions for travellers to discover....

US-China chip war may extend to legacy chips

2024-01-12T23:15+0100asiatimes (en)

Beijing is worried by news that the Biden administration is conducting a survey of the extent of use of Chinese chips in critical industries in the United States . In a phone call on Thursday, Chinese Commerce Minister Wang Wentao told US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo that China is seriously....

Celebrating HRH. Ohimegye Opanda, Alhaji Usman Abdullahi @ 80

2024-01-12T21:19+0100authorityngr (en)

Beginning with sound Islamic teachings at age of four years, Ohimegye was later enrolled into Elementary School Umaisha in 1952 at the age of seven. He was always taking first position in the class. For example, in the final year, he took first position in a class of 28 pupils.

2024 is the year of the double cicada emergence, a 'simultaneous explosion of bugs'

2024-01-12T19:02+0100fox35orlando (en)

It’s the year of the dragon for observers of Lunar New Year, but in North America, 2024 is the year of the cicada. For the first time in 221 years, two broods of cicadas (not locusts) that spend the vast majority of their lives underground will emerge, invading backyards in 17 states.

Another day, another flood watch for Philly, and a real, live snow watch next week

2024-01-12T19:00+0100inquirer-com (en)

If you get the feeling you’ve read this story a couple of times already, we will not take offense. The expected 1.5 to 2 inches of rain would fall short of the drenching totals of Tuesday and Wednesday, but it will be building upon the rainy legacy of the last six weeks that have left the streams restless and the ground saturated.

Another day, another flood watch for Philly, and a real, live snow watch next week

2024-01-12T18:59+0100philly (en)

If you get the feeling you’ve read this story a couple of times already, we will not take offense. The expected 1.5 to 2 inches of rain would fall short of the drenching totals of Tuesday and Wednesday, but it will be building upon the rainy legacy of the last six weeks that have left the streams restless and the ground saturated.

2024 is the year of the double cicada emergence, a 'simultaneous explosion of green bugs'

2024-01-12T17:31+0100fox5atlanta (en)

It’s the year of the dragon for observers of Lunar New Year, but in North America, 2024 is the year of the cicada. For the first time in 221 years, two broods of cicadas (not locusts) that spend the vast majority of their lives underground will emerge, invading backyards in 17 states.

Heavy Rain, Flooding Before Arctic Blast Hits Eastern PA: New Forecast

2024-01-12T16:52+0100patch (en)

River flooding is expected, as the region's largest waterways are already swollen from a series of recent rainstorms and the region just recovered from flooding earlier this week. "Soils are very saturated, so urban and small stream flooding is possible Friday night into early Saturday morning," the National Weather Service's Mt.

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: More than 102,000 properties protected during Storm Henk and recent flooding

2024-01-12T16:48+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

More than 102,000 properties were protected during Storm Henk and the recent flooding, the Environment Agency has confirmed. However, the threat of flooding remains. As of 1:36pm on 12 January, there were 52 flood warnings, meaning flooding is expected, and 101 flood alerts, meaning flooding is possible, in place.

HBD! Kaizer Chiefs star Reeve Frosler’s age revealed

2024-01-12T16:44+0100thesouthafrican (en)

in Local Celebs Reeve Frosler of Kaizer Chiefs dejected during the Absa Premiership 2019/20 match between Kaizer Chiefs and Chippa United at the Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg on the 05 September 2020 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix. Kaizer Chiefs star Reeve Frosler is making headlines in the backdrop of his birthday.

MIL-OSI Video: UK Lords questions on UK flood defences #HouseOfLords

2024-01-12T16:17+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Recommended Sponsor Painted-Moon.com - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist Source: United Kingdom UK House of Lords (video statements) The impact of recent storms on infrastructure, homes and farmland was in the on agenda in Lords questions yesterday, Thursday 11 January.

UNICEF appeals for critical funding to meet humanitarian needs in Ethiopia

2024-01-12T14:32+0100english-news-cn (en)

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said funding shortfall is hampering its humanitarian response in Ethiopia as the country encounters mounting humanitarian needs. UNICEF, in its latest Ethiopia humanitarian situation report released Wednesday, said its 674.

UNICEF appeals for critical funding to meet humanitarian needs in Ethiopia

2024-01-12T14:30+0100xinhuanet-english (en)

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has said funding shortfall is hampering its humanitarian response in Ethiopia as the country encounters mounting humanitarian needs. UNICEF, in its latest Ethiopia humanitarian situation report released Wednesday, said its 674.

Deadly Winter Storm – Survival and Recovery Tips

2024-01-12T07:34+0100archyde (en)

2024-01-10 23:16:32 Comment on this storyCommentAdd to your saved storiesSave. A 911 operator in Portland, Maine, received a terrifying call Wednesday morning: Winter storm winds had just blown a truck off a bridge and into a shallow tidal basin 30 to 45 feet below.

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Famous Downing Street corridor showcases collection of Newcastle artworks

2024-01-12T01:15+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

The initiative is part of the Government Art Collection’s ‘Number 10 Museum in Residence’ project. Nine paintings will hang in the heart of Government for 12 months, on display to world leaders and high-profile guests. Nine artworks from the Laing Art Gallery collection in Newcastle have gone on....

United Kingdom’s aid to increase flood, drought information sharing in Mekong

2024-01-12T01:04+0100reliefWeb (en)

11 January 2024, Vientiane, Lao PDR The United Kingdom has provided 150,000 (approx. USD 190,000) in funding to the Mekong River Commission (MRC) to boost the intergovernmental organization’s ability to communicate flood and drought information to communities across the four Lower Mekong Basin nations.

Nicole Duennebier. Faint of heart 13 Jan — 17 Feb 2024 at Nicodim Gallery in Los Angeles, United States

2024-01-12T01:03+0100wsimag (en)

In the mythology of human space, the archway stands at the threshold of change. It is at once the gate between past and future, known and unknown, and it is the open invitation to step through. Artist Nicole Duennebier has cultivated a practice replete with such invitations, where alcoves, tableaus,....

More Critical Minerals Mining Could Strain Water Supplies in Stressed Regions

2024-01-11T22:56+0100wri (en)

Demand for critical minerals is booming. Global efforts to fight climate change are driving up the need for lithium, cobalt, graphite and other such minerals essential for building electric vehicles, solar panels and other clean technologies. This compounds existing demand from the tech sector,....

Winter storms in the United States have already claimed four lives

2024-01-11T22:38+0100breakinglatest (en)

© REUTERS. These days the western United States is being hit by snowstorms, the south by tornadoes and the east by so much rain that it is causing flooding. According to the New York Times and CNN, the storm has already claimed four lives in the states of Alabama, Georgia and North Carolina. It is freezing in large parts of the country.

Winter Storm Wallops the U.S.

2024-01-11T21:28+0100enn (en)

A potent winter storm plowed across the eastern half of the United States on January 9, 2024, delivering heavy rain and snow, strong winds, and damaging tornadoes. A potent winter storm plowed across the eastern half of the United States on January 9, 2024, delivering heavy rain and snow, strong winds, and damaging tornadoes.

Lebanon’s Senior Officials to US Envoy: Stop the Israeli War on Gaza

2024-01-11T20:52+0100almanar-en (en)

In a second visit to Lebanon since Al-Aqsa Flood Operation on October 7, the Senior Advisor to the US President, Amos Hochstein heard one main stance expressed by the senior officials: Stop the Israeli war on Gaza. House Speaker, Nabih Berri, on Thursday received at the Second Presidency in Ain....

‘We lost hope’: Ravaged Gaza nears 100 days of war

2024-01-11T20:07+0100kuwaittimes (en)

GAZA: Bombed-out neighbourhoods, mass graves dug in the sand, spreading hunger and disease—as the bloodiest ever Gaza war nears 100 days, besieged Palestinians have endured ever new horrors. More than three months of relentless Zionist bombardment since the October 7 Hamas attack have taken a gruelling toll on Gaza’s 2.

China calls Taiwan poll frontrunner a 'severe danger' days from crucial vote

2024-01-11T18:11+0100thehindu (en)

China warned Taiwan's voters on January 11 to make the correct choice in the island's weekend elections, describing the presidential frontrunner as a "severe danger" who would threaten peace by following the "evil path" of independence. Democratic Taiwan is two days from a pivotal election that is....

Flooding factors into council tax calculations

2024-01-11T17:06+0100oxfordtimes (en)

Cherwell District Council approved a council tax base figure of 59,027 for the year 2024-25 at a meeting on Monday. This figure relates to the number of homes in the area required to cough up the cash. Cherwell District Council was required to legally set a tax base for the following year by January....

Atmospheric Battles: How Intense Updrafts Shaped the Winter Storm Walloping the U.S.

2024-01-11T16:45+0100scitechdaily (en)

A sprawling low-pressure system swept across the eastern half of the U.S., delivering high winds, heavy rain and snow, and tornado damage. A potent winter storm plowed across the eastern half of the United States on January 9, 2024, delivering heavy rain and snow, strong winds, and damaging tornadoes.

Sprawling winter storm over the United States

2024-01-11T16:18+0100earth (en)

Today’s Image of the Day from NASA Earth Observatory features a massive winter storm that brought heavy rainfall and snow to the eastern half of the United States . The image was captured on the afternoon of January 9, 2024 by the VIIRS (Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite) on the NOAA-20 satellite.

The Frosty Republican Sideshow in Des Moines

2024-01-11T15:18+0100theatlantic (en)

Last night, the weather was chilly outside in Des Moines, Iowa, and things were even frostier at the debate between Ron DeSantis and Nikki Haley at Drake University. The earlier, more populated GOP primary debates were punchy affairs, featuring notable collisions between candidates, many of which....

Rand Paul Says Mitch McConnell Plans 'Sellout' on Border Security

2024-01-11T15:08+0100breitbart-com (en)

The GOP’s Senate leadership is preparing to betray their voters on President Joe Biden’s migration flood, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), told Fox News on Tuesday. The still-secret draft deal “is a sellout — it’s going to continue to allow illegal immigration ” because Democrats are threatening Sen.

A new Supreme Court case about flooding has weirdly high stakes for Donald Trump

2024-01-11T14:27+0100vox-energy-and-environment (en)

On the surface, the issues presented by — a Supreme Court case brought by Texas landowners who claim the state should compensate them for flooding on their land — have nothing whatsoever to do with , or the looming question of for the presidency. Dig just an inch below the surface, however, and the....

A new Supreme Court case about flooding has weirdly high stakes for Donald Trump

2024-01-11T13:37+0100vox (en)

On the surface, the issues presented by — a Supreme Court case brought by Texas landowners who claim the state should compensate them for flooding on their land — have nothing whatsoever to do with , or the looming question of for the presidency. Dig just an inch below the surface, however, and the....

Alabama's Planned Nitrogen Execution of Kenneth Smith Sparks Outrage

2024-01-11T13:35+0100newsweek-USA (en)

Experts appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council earlier in January have also expressed alarm over Smith's upcoming execution, accusing Alabama of rushing ahead with an experimental method that they said would likely violate the prohibition on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading punishment.

An 1867 Washington deluge shows the region's potential for flooding

2024-01-11T12:29+0100smartwatermagazine (en)

Nestled in the lush Willamette Valley, with an easy drive to both the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains, the University of Oregon is renowned for its research prowess and commitment to teaching. An 1867 flood in western Washington surpassed anything that the region has seen in the last....

Dwindling snowpack could amplify water crisis: study

2024-01-11T12:25+0100terradaily (en)

The amount of snow that stays on the ground is rapidly dwindling due to human-caused climate change, threatening the water supply of hundreds of millions of people, researchers warned Wednesday. Global warming -- which hits high mountain areas especially hard -- has already reduced snowpack....

Overhaul urged for Mass. disaster response

2024-01-11T11:23+0100eagletribune (en)

BOSTON — As towns and cities see a rise in natural disasters that require greater emergency response than their local resources can support alone, two Massachusetts lawmakers renewed their call Tuesday to divert a portion of excess capital gains tax revenue toward a proposed disaster relief fund.

US gears up for Chinese dumping of legacy ICs

2024-01-11T09:53+0100electronicsweekly (en)

Two Congressmen have written to US Secretary for Commerce, Gina Raimondo, expressing concern that China is “on track to flood the United States and global markets with foundational semiconductors.” By ‘foundational’ they mean chips made on older nodes than 28nm.

EU vive su primera tormenta invernal de 2024: Reportan 3 muertos y cortes a la luz

2024-01-11T09:18+0100elfinanciero (es)

Activan alerta por tormentas, heladas y tornados en Estados Unidos. (Foto: CJ Gunther/EFE) Por EFE enero 11, 2024 | 2:10 am hrs Estados Unidos recibió este martes su , con fuertes vientos tornados y nevadas que azotaron especialmente al centro y sureste del país, dejando como saldo al menos tres....

US gears up for Chinese dumping of legacy ICs

2024-01-11T08:34+0100wn (en)

Two Congressmen have written to US Secretary for Commerce, Gina Raimondo, expressing concern that China is on track to flood the United States and global markets with foundational semiconductors.

Watch: Huge Dam Collapse In Brazil Leads To Tsunami-like Flood In Seconds

2024-01-11T06:14+0100news18 (en)

Dams are constructed to impound water for various purposes like electricity generation, irrigation, and supplying drinking water to urban areas. Without dams, obtaining water for cities would be challenging. Envision the catastrophic consequences if a dam’s structure were to rupture.

Flood Concerns Rise in Dorchester County, Hoopers Island Faces Ongoing Challenges

2024-01-11T00:17+0100wboc (en)

HOOPERS ISLAND, MD - Like the ebb and flow of the tide, concerns linger in Dorchester County, particularly for residents in places like Hoopers Island, where persistent flooding remains a critical issue. On a seemingly picturesque day on Hoopers Island, characterized by blue skies, scattered clouds,....

What to Do If Your Home Floods

2024-01-10T23:31+0100time (en)

NEW JERSEY, UNITED STATES - JANUARY 10: Police close roads in a residential area where the Hackensack River overflowed its borders and floods houses in New Milford, New Jersey, United States on January 10, 2024. Lokman Vural Elibol/ Getty Images A series of powerful winter storms hit the East Coast....

Floodwaters receding, but debris remains from storm along Baltimore City waterfront Floodwaters have largely receded along Baltimore City's shorelines following a massive storm that brought torrential rain and damaging winds to Maryland. 0M ago

2024-01-10T23:11+0100baltimore-cbslocal (en)

BALTIMORE - Floodwaters have largely receded along Baltimore City's shorelines following a massive storm that brought torrential rain and damaging winds to Maryland. However, debris and standing water remain on the Baltimore waterfront promenade, a popular running and walking spot.

Floodwaters receding, but debris remains from storm along Baltimore City waterfront Floodwaters have largely receded along Baltimore City's shorelines following a massive storm that brought torrential rain and damaging winds to Maryland. 0M ago

2024-01-10T23:07+0100cbslocal (en)

BALTIMORE - Floodwaters have largely receded along Baltimore City's shorelines following a massive storm that brought torrential rain and damaging winds to Maryland. However, debris and standing water remain on the Baltimore waterfront promenade, a popular running and walking spot.

Dramatic moment man is rescued from his car in North Carolina after storms battered South and Northeast

2024-01-10T23:03+0100dailymail (en)

A North Carolina man was swept away in his car during flooding while a New York City high rise building swayed in gusty winds as storms wrecked havoc across the United States on Tuesday. North Carolina had declared a state of emergency and a flash flood warning was in place for Charlotte, North Carolina, when the storm dumped 2.

Hispanics Prioritize Immigration As Top Concern More Than Any Other Race: POLL

2024-01-10T22:54+0100dailycaller (en)

Hispanics were the most likely racial group to rank immigration as their most pressing matter, according to an Associated Press (AP)-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll published on Wednesday. A total of 43% of Hispanic adults identified immigration as the number one priority for the....

Selective Insurance Schedules Earnings Release and Conference Call to Announce Fourth Quarter 2023 Results

2024-01-10T22:18+01004-traders (en)

A conference call to discuss the results will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2024 , at 11:00 AM ET . This call will be webcast live and accessible on Selective's website at www.Selective.com . A replay will be available on the website from February 1 to March 1, 2024. About Selective Insurance Group, Inc.

These caves mean death for Himalayan glaciers

2024-01-10T21:49+0100nationalgeographic (en)

A downward spiral of melting caves As they ventured into the darkness, the beams from their headlamps illuminated the fog of their breath. Thin layers of dust, as fine as flour, coated the surfaces — “as if the cave was a store that went out of business 30 years ago,” says Gulley.

MIL-OSI USA: Congressman Flood: “Secretary Mayorkas has a lot to answer for”

2024-01-10T21:24+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Recommended Sponsor Painted-Moon.com - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Mike Flood (Nebraska 1st) WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, U.S. Congressman Mike Flood delivered comments about his recent trip to the U.S.-Mexico border during the House Republican Leadership Stakeout.

Texas Power Operator's Cold Weather Warning Sparks Flood of Memes

2024-01-10T21:22+0100newsweek-USA (en)

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) on Wednesday warned Texans of incoming cold weather, sparking a flood of memes and sarcastic comments in response. An arctic blast will plunge most of the United States into "dangerously cold" territory beginning this weekend, according to a report....

UK temperatures to plummet this weekend as Arctic air brings snow and ice

2024-01-10T19:06+0100inews-co-uk (en)

will plummet this weekend, as an Arctic blast sweeps in bringing the possibility of “widespread and potentially heavy ” to parts of the country. The Met Office has warned the Arctic air will start to flow throughout the UK on Saturday and Sunday, pushing temperatures down further.

Billion-Dollar Climate Disasters Soar in 2023

2024-01-10T19:05+0100wn (en)

In the 1980s, the United States experienced 33 weather and climate events whose costs exceeded $1 billion. So far this decade, there have already been twice as many in just three years, including a record high 28 in 2023, according to a new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric’s (NOAA)....

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:58+0100newsobserver (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:56+0100heraldonline (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:54+0100star-telegram (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:53+0100idahostatesman (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:52+0100theolympian (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:51+0100bnd (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:51+0100fresnobee (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:51+0100kansascity (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:50+0100tri-cityherald (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:49+0100islandpacket (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Driver clings to tree after floodwaters engulf car, Massachusetts officials say

2024-01-10T18:48+0100charlotteobserver (en)

Rescuers found a driver hanging onto a tree after their car sank in floodwaters on a Massachusetts road, officials said. Norwood Fire Department via Facebook. As torrential rains hit a large portion of the eastern United States , one Massachusetts driver was left hanging from a tree to stay afloat, officials said.

Flooding, Power Outages, Flight Delays: What to Know After Tuesday’s Storms

2024-01-10T18:22+0100nytimes (en)

Strong winds and heavy rain that pummeled much of the eastern United States left more than half a million utility customers without power on Wednesday. Roads and buildings across a wide region were flooded and battered by the storm. At least four weather-related deaths were reported in the Southeast....

How much rain did Connecticut get in the latest storm?

2024-01-10T18:07+0100myrecordjournal (en)

Motorists travel on Route 15 and Interstate 91 as rain falls in Meriden, Tuesday, January 9, 2024. DAVE ZAJAC/Dave Zajac, Hearst Connecticut M. Thousands after a storm dumped inches of rain throughout Connecticut on Tuesday. The rain storm, which brought winds up to 60 mph winds, came after a winter....

From Jerusalem to Azerbaijan. Why do Armenians resent Israel?

2024-01-10T17:46+0100tellerreport (en)

Mordechai Nevi synagogue in Yerevan (social media) Translation Introduction: Attacks erupted in the State of Armenia against the Jewish minority in the country after Operation "Al-Aqsa Flood", driven by global anger towards the occupation state and its crimes in the Gaza Strip on the one hand, and....

Vicious winter storm leaves trail of death, destruction in several states

2024-01-10T17:29+0100upi (en)

No deaths were reported in Florida, where Gov. a state of emergency on Tuesday, after at least three tornadoes were confirmed in the state's Panhandle, with wind gusts as high as 106 mph, reports. Several injuries were reported, including a couple who survived a tree that fell on their home in Myrtle Grove in Escambia County.

An 1867 Washington deluge shows the region's potential for flooding

2024-01-10T17:10+0100phys (en)

An 1867 flood in western Washington surpassed anything that the region has seen in the last century, new University of Oregon research shows, offering a foreboding look at what storms fueled by climate change could now produce. In that long-ago flood , an atmospheric river combined with snowmelt to....

Mapa: qué áreas de Florida y Nueva York están inundadas o sufrieron destrozos tras la fuerte tormenta invernal

2024-01-10T16:25+0100lanacion-AR (es)

Desde las primeras horas del lunes, un gran sistema de tormentas invernales generó condiciones peligrosas para una parte del centro y sur de Estados Unidos . Millones de personas en la región del Atlántico Medio estaban bajo advertencia por las posibles inundaciones .

Tornadoes devastate parts of Gulf Coast as storms sweep U.S.

2024-01-10T15:39+0100azertag (en)

Baku, January 10, AZERTAC Tornadoes inflicted damage across parts of the Gulf Coast on Tuesday, leaving at least three people dead on a day when severe weather swept through much of the United States , according to the Washington Post. In pockets of northern Florida and southern Alabama, tornadoes....

Dam partially collapses in Connecticut causing flash flooding after deadly storms killed FIVE people across the nation - with ONE MILLION power outages across 12 states and 100 million still under storm alert

2024-01-10T14:42+0100dailymail (en)

A flash flood warning has been issued in areas of Connecticut after a partial dam collapsed following deadly storms that killed five people across the country and have caused nearly 1 million power outages throughout a dozen states. Norwich Public Utilities said that they had been notified by the....

Northeast Storm: Deadly Impact and Widespread Power Outages

2024-01-10T14:24+0100archyde (en)

2024-01-10 08:10:00. (CNN) — An expansive storm that brings together nearly every winter weather threat is set to dump more snow and rain on the northeastern United States on Wednesday after hitting a large swath of the eastern U.S., knocking out power to several states and causing multiple rescues.

Winter storm to bring more blizzard weather ahead of bomb cyclone Weather

2024-01-10T13:44+0100usaToday (en)

Following extreme weather much of the United States , precipitation and strong winds will linger around the Northeast Wednesday while the upper Midwest and Great Lakes region can expect persistent, light snow. Flood warnings and high wind advisories were active from New Jersey up through Maine early....

Storm brings power outages and floods CT roads, Metro-North line

2024-01-10T12:04+0100myrecordjournal (en)

A pair of swans navigate the waters of Milford Harbor in Milford, Conn. on Tuesday, January 9, 2024, ahead of the storm. Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media. Several thousand power outages were reported Wednesday morning after a powerful storm dumped an inch or more of rain in Connecticut and brought winds of up to 60 mph along the coast.

U.S. Weather Forecast Sees Strong Winds for New York

2024-01-10T11:41+0100theunionjournal (en)

Varying weather conditions persist across the United States on Wednesday, including snow, rain, powerful winds, floods, and freezing temperatures, affecting the daily routines of millions nationwide. Several storm systems began affecting various parts of the country earlier this week.

U.S. Weather Forecast Sees Strong Winds for New York

2024-01-10T11:22+0100nytimes (en)

Much of the United States on Wednesday will continue to grapple with a mixed bag of unsettled weather — snow, rain, strong winds, flooding and freezing temperatures — that has upended daily life for millions of people from coast to coast. Multiple storm systems began sweeping across the country earlier this week .

East Coast Faces Flooding After Day of Rain

2024-01-10T10:22+0100nytimes (en)

The heaviest rain from a widespread storm that drenched the eastern United States appeared to have ended in much of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast by Wednesday morning, but meteorologists said the risk of flooding had just begun. “The worst time for flooding is right after the rain stops,” said....

Best's Commentary: UK Weather Claims Manageable for Insurers, But Add to Pressure on Earnings

2024-01-10T09:13+0100businesswire (en)

AM Best expects claims stemming from two named storms—Pia and Henk—and generally poor weather conditions in the United Kingdom over the festive period will maintain pressure on non-life insurers’ profitability. The Best’s Commentary , “UK Weather Claims Manageable for Insurers, But Add to Pressure....

Discover Oregon's Cranberry Farming Gem: The 'Napa Valley' of Cranberries Jon P NewsBreak Contributor

2024-01-10T08:58+0100newsbreak-USA (en)

Oregon's cranberry growers refer to the southern coast of the state as the "Napa Valley" of cranberry farming in the United States as an extended growing season yields sweeter berries. Almost 3,000 acres of the small, tangy fruit are cultivated in the state, with the primary focus of production located on the picturesque South Coast.

Winter storm slams parts of US; tornado, flood warnings issued

2024-01-10T08:34+0100wn (en)

Storms hit United States , accompanied by tornado warnings and high winds blowing roofs off the homes in the South, and another burying cities across Midwest in almost a foot of snow, as it makes its way towards the Northeast, news agency AP reported. The extreme weather is likely to affect Iowa's....

Drone footage captures man wakeboarding through floodwaters in UK

2024-01-10T07:27+0100heraldsun (en)

Drone footage has captured a man wakeboarding through floodwaters in Berkshire, England after parts of the United Kingdom were inundated following storm Henk. The footage shows the man gliding through the flooded suburbs as spectators watched. This comes after heavy rainfall caused river levels to rise across England.

Drone footage captures man wakeboarding through floodwaters in UK

2024-01-10T07:15+0100qt (en)

Drone footage has captured a man wakeboarding through floodwaters in Berkshire, England after parts of the United Kingdom were inundated following storm Henk. The footage shows the man gliding through the flooded suburbs as spectators watched. This comes after heavy rainfall caused river levels to rise across England.

Drone footage captures man wakeboarding through floodwaters in UK

2024-01-10T07:05+0100couriermail (en)

Drone footage has captured a man wakeboarding through floodwaters in Berkshire, England after parts of the United Kingdom were inundated following storm Henk. The footage shows the man gliding through the flooded suburbs as spectators watched. This comes after heavy rainfall caused river levels to rise across England.

Tormentas en Maryland inundan calles y derriban árboles en toda el área de Baltimore

2024-01-10T07:01+0100notiulti (es)

BALTIMORE – Una tormenta azotada por el viento derribó árboles y líneas eléctricas, provocó inundaciones y dejó a personas sin electricidad en todo Maryland. A las 11 p. m. del martes, había más de 30.000 clientes afectados por cortes de energía, la mayoría de ellos en el condado de Baltimore.

Winter Storms in US: Tornadoes, Blizzards Strike Eastern and Central US, 12 States on High Alert

2024-01-10T06:19+0100timesnownews (en)

Winter storms have taken over the United States , especially the Central and Eastern states. As per local reports, around 12 states in eastern and central US have been struck by tornadoes, blizzards and flood warnings, putting over 40 million people at risk. Washington DC: Winter storms have taken over the United States.

Perspectives Insight: Do ideas matter in an election?

2024-01-10T04:30+0100JakartaPost (en)

P. residential debates are a favorite pastime of mine. Whether I am alone or with company, they never fail to awaken the teenage girl within me who delights in arguments and their deconstruction. It is probably the same reason I have delved into public policya world full of ambiguity and contrasting....

Tornadoes bring ‘devastation’ to parts of Gulf as storms sweep U.S.

2024-01-10T01:24+0100WashingtonPost (en)

Tornadoes inflicted damage across parts of the Gulf Coast on Tuesday, leaving at least two people dead on a day when severe weather swept through much of the United States . In pockets of northern Florida and southern Alabama, tornadoes dismantled homes, overturned trailers, and left behind destruction and debris.

MIL-OSI USA: Congressman Flood Slams New Biden Rule Threatening the Future of Independent Contractors

2024-01-09T23:37+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Recommended Sponsor Painted-Moon.com - Buy Original Artwork Directly from the Artist Source: United States House of Representatives – Congressman Mike Flood (Nebraska 1st) WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Mike Flood issued a statement on a new rule from the U.S.

Winds could gust over 50 mph causing power outages.

2024-01-09T23:04+0100WashingtonPost (en)

The massive storm sweeping the eastern United States is making its mark on the Washington metro region. Heavy rain has already drenched the region and there’s more to come. On top of that, hazardous wind gusts, perhaps topping 50 mph, could topple trees and trigger power cuts this evening.

Science Policy For America to Become Climate Resilient, We Need Innovative Policy Solutions to Address The Extreme Heat Crisis 01.09.24 | 4 min read read more

2024-01-09T19:45+0100fas-blog (en)

As 2023 was the hottest year on record, America must start to prepare for even hotter years in the future. To meet this moment, the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) has launched the Extreme Heat Policy Sprint, an initiative to accelerate experts’ high-impact policy recommendations to comprehensively address the extreme heat crisis.

Israeli tourism in 2024 will continue its setback due to the Al-Aqsa flood

2024-01-09T19:38+0100tellerreport (en)

2024-01-09T18:26:00.015Z. Highlights: Israeli tourism in 2024 will continue its setback due to the Al-Aqsa flood. Israel's tourism sector witnessed exceptional growth and performance throughout 2023, with the country welcoming nearly 3.01 million tourists, injecting $4.85 billion into the Israeli economy.

First Alert Day as heavy rain, storms continue leading to flooding

2024-01-09T18:46+0100foxcarolina (en)

GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Widespread rain, heavy to moderate showers continue on top of storms for some leaving flooding an impact for many across the area. Tornado Watch has been issued for the following counties: Laurens, Newberry, Greenwood, Union, Cherokee until 6:00 p.m. Tuesday. Tornado Watch issued for parts of the Upstate Tuesday.

Snow, Flood, Wind Hazardous Weather Warnings Issued For New Hampshire

2024-01-09T18:32+0100patch (en)

“The wet nature of the snow will cause weighted tree limbs of conifers and may cause snapped branches, especially when combined with strong winds,” the alert stated. “Snow will change over to rain, with a period of sleet and/or freezing rain at transition, which will cause slushy roads and further degrade driving conditions.

Iraqi Resistance to respond to Israel’s attacks on Lebanon and Yemen

2024-01-09T18:26+0100plenglish (en)

Beirut, Jan 9 (Prensa Latina) The military spokesman for the Iraqi Resistance (Hezbollah Brigades), Jaafar Al-Husseini, on Tuesday reaffirmed a response to any US-Israel attacks on Lebanon and Yemen. Speaking to the pan-Arab Al Mayadeen channel, he highlighted the unity of the Axis of Resistance....

House Members Sound Alarm on U.S. Dependence on Chinese Chips

2024-01-09T18:18+0100meritalk (en)

Rep. Mike Gallagher, R-Wis., chairman of the House Select Committee on the Strategic Competition Between the United States and Chinese Communist Party, and the committee’s ranking member Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., urged Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo in a Jan. 5 letter to stem U.S.

‘Pray against it’: Prophet West releases 17 prophecies for 2024

2024-01-09T18:03+0100hausa-legit-ng (en)

The cleric who said it was God speaking through him, advised everyone to take to prayers so that the negative things he saw would not come to pass; Legit.ng reports that over the years, it has become a tradition for Nigerian pastors to engage in the annual ritual of releasing prophecies for the New Year.

Deaths, travel disruption as cold snap hits Europe

2024-01-09T17:12+0100efe (en)

Madrid, Jan 9 (EFE).- A cold snap affecting large parts of northern Europe has caused deaths in Poland and severe traffic disruption in France. Two people died of hypothermia on Tuesday in Poland, which is struggling with its worst cold wave in years amid temperatures of -27C and overnight snowfall of more than 5 centimeters.

Climate change likely to drive more floods in some parts of the US, fewer in others

2024-01-09T16:46+0100phys (en)

By breaking down flooding analysis into its main physical mechanisms, researchers at Princeton have projected that climate change will markedly impact river basin flooding across the United States during the 21st century. Jan. 3 in Nature Communications , the researchers found that projected....

Extreme weather on East Coast as multiple storms move into the region

2024-01-09T16:16+0100mycentraloregon (en)

ABC News. (NEW YORK) — Two major storms are moving across the United States from west to east with blizzard conditions, flooding, tornadoes, strong winds and heavy snow. There are currently 13 states on flood watch from Georgia to Maine as the storm is expected to reach the East Coast with severe....

Blizzards, storms, flooding: Extreme week of weather impacts US

2024-01-09T14:58+0100wral (en)

A series of powerful major weather systems are moving across the United States this week, bringing "extremely dangerous" blizzard conditions to the center of the country, widespread damaging winds across the East, tornadic storms to the South and "significant" flooding to the Northeast, forecasters warn.

President Joe Biden's bond with former Dallas Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson President Joe Biden traveled more than 1,500 miles to pay his respects to former longtime Dallas Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, who died at the age of 89 on New Year's Eve. 6M ago

2024-01-09T14:46+0100cbslocal (en)

DALLAS President Joe Biden traveled more than 1,500 miles to pay his respects to former longtime Dallas Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, who died at the age of 89 on New Year's Eve. While he did not speak at the prayer service Monday night, his presence served as a reminder of the bond he shared with EBJ, as she was known.

Age, drought, rodents and neglect weaken California levees, heightening flood danger

2024-01-09T14:39+0100latimes (en)

The levee breach that left an entire California town underwater this weekend is putting a spotlight on how the state’s vital flood control infrastructure is being weakened by age, drought, climate change, rodents and neglect — leaving scores of communities at risk.

'Dubai Move' bound to fail as PM has support of 150 MPs, says Zahid

2024-01-09T14:18+0100thestar-my (en)

KOTA TINGGI: The “Dubai Move” was not successful because the Prime Minister has the support of 150 out of 222 MPs at the moment, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Prime Minister said that with anti-party hopping laws in place, such a move could not become a reality despite "some....

Extreme weather on East Coast as multiple storms move into the region

2024-01-09T13:47+0100ABCnews (en)

Two major storms are moving across the United States from west to east with blizzard conditions, flooding, tornadoes, strong winds and heavy snow. There are currently 13 states on flood watch from Georgia to Maine as the storm is expected to reach the East Coast with severe weather for the....

5 Things to know for Jan. 9: Extreme weather, Plane safety, Gaza, Taxes, Moon mission

2024-01-09T13:12+0100erienewsnow (en)

A powerful storm is unleashing dangerous blizzard conditions across the central and eastern US, shutting down highways and stranding drivers in frigid temperatures. At the same time, parts of the South are being pummeled with hail and heavy flooding. More than 40 million people are under severe....

Orian 21: European media 'covers' on Gaza genocide

2024-01-09T11:06+0100tellerreport (en)

Palestinians perform funeral prayers for victims of Israeli massacre (French) Orian 21 presented its editorial with sentences from the resignation letter of journalist Raphael Orriani from the Italian daily La Repubblica, in which he protested the way Gaza news was covered: "For 90 days, I did not understand.

Flood advisory issued for Mobile and Washington counties until 3:15 a.m. Tuesday

2024-01-09T07:41+0100al (en)

A flash flood warning is issued when a flash flood is imminent or occurring. If you are in a flood-prone area, move immediately to high ground. A flash flood is a sudden violent flood that can take from minutes to hours to develop. It is even possible to experience a flash flood in areas not immediately receiving rain.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces he’s transported 95,000 migrants to Democrat run-cities and states – and says he’ll keep doing so to give them a taste of what border cities face

2024-01-09T05:05+0100whatsnew2day (en)

At least 2.4 million migrants crossed the southern border of the United States in fiscal year 2023, and that number only represents the encounters that border patrol agents had: there are many who crossed illegally who did not come into contact with agents from DHS. That 2.

Deep freeze for a week with snow, ice and floods for UK and amber health warning

2024-01-09T04:11+0100inews-co-uk (en)

Brits are facing a cold snap set to last until the end of the week , as the Environment Agency continues to warn of risks. Parts of south-east England were blanketed by snow on Monday, including Kent where temperatures plunged to below freezing. Some Londoners also awoke to ice, sleet and snow....

Saudi Offensive: Oil Prices Plunge as Saudis Slash Prices – What It Means for the Global Economy

2024-01-09T01:38+0100archyde (en)

2024-01-08 21:46:00 Closing price : Oil prices fell on Monday, driven by the offensive by Saudi Arabia, which brutally lowered its prices to reposition itself in the face of competition, in a market without certainty. The price of a barrel of from the North Sea for delivery in March closed down 3.34%, at $76.

Clima en el Reino Unido: la nieve azota Inglaterra y Gales en medio de una advertencia sobre el hielo

2024-01-09T01:11+0100notiulti (es)

El presentador de la BBC Weather, Stav Danaos, dijo: “Teniendo en cuenta estos chubascos invernales y también las superficies mojadas después del reciente tiempo lluvioso, es probable que haya algunas manchas de hielo en las superficies no tratadas”. Más temprano el lunes, nevadas azotaron partes....

MIL-OSI USA: Congressman Flood Delivers Floor Speech for National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

2024-01-09T00:37+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Congressman Mike Flood recently delivered a speech on the House Floor honoring police officers ahead of National Law Enforcement Day, which is observed January 9 th. Video of the remarks can be found by clicking here. News outlets are welcome to use the footage for their reporting purposes.

More snow flurries expected across England, amid warning for ice

2024-01-08T21:28+0100theargus (en)

The Met Office said there would be snow flurries through Monday evening affecting parts of South West England into the early hours of Tuesday morning. The weather service has issued a yellow warning for ice across southern England and South Wales, which will last from 3pm on Monday to 3am on Tuesday.

More snow flurries expected across England, amid warning for ice

2024-01-08T21:22+0100thecomet (en)

The Met Office said there would be snow flurries through Monday evening affecting parts of South West England into the early hours of Tuesday morning. The weather service has issued a yellow warning for ice across southern England and South Wales, which will last from 3pm on Monday to 3am on Tuesday.

UK issues Weather Warnings of ice and snow due to flood chaos

2024-01-08T21:22+0100wn (en)

After the Met Office issued weather warnings for ice and snow across several locations, the United Kingdom is getting ready for a lengthy stretch of very cold weather. UK Faces Extreme Cold Snap The sudden change in weather, which is characterized by freezing temperatures and the potential for....

Israel shifts to deadlier strikes on Iran-linked targets in Syria

2024-01-08T21:18+0100jpost (en)

Israel is carrying out an unprecedented wave of deadly strikes in Syria targeting cargo trucks, infrastructure, and people involved in Iran's weapons lifeline to its proxies in the region, six sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The sources, including a Syrian military....

More snow flurries expected across England, amid warning for ice

2024-01-08T21:16+0100yourlocalguardian (en)

The Met Office said there would be snow flurries through Monday evening affecting parts of South West England into the early hours of Tuesday morning. The weather service has issued a yellow warning for ice across southern England and South Wales, which will last from 3pm on Monday to 3am on Tuesday.

More snow flurries expected across England, amid warning for ice

2024-01-08T21:15+0100salisburyjournal (en)

The Met Office said there would be snow flurries through Monday evening affecting parts of South West England into the early hours of Tuesday morning. The weather service has issued a yellow warning for ice across southern England and South Wales, which will last from 3pm on Monday to 3am on Tuesday.

Alertas 8-1-2024 La nieve y el frío llegan al Reino Unido mientras persisten las inundaciones

2024-01-08T18:43+0100noticiassin (es)

Londres.- La nieve y el frío llegaron este lunes al Reino Unido después de varios días de un temporal que causó inundaciones en varios puntos de Inglaterra y Gales, que aún persisten, según informaron las autoridades. La Agencia Meteorológica (Met) avisó del riesgo de heladas sobre todo en el....

Gobierno británico pide seguir alerta ante las inundaciones en Inglaterra

2024-01-06T20:51+0100enespanol24 (es)

Enespanol24.com – La Agencia de Medioambiente del Gobierno británico advirtió este sábado a la población que debe seguir alerta ante el continuo riesgo de inundaciones en varios puntos de Inglaterra, debido a la tormenta Henk que aún azota el Reino Unido. El organismo señaló en un comunicado que, si bien unas 45.

Gobierno británico se mantiene alerta ante las inundaciones en Inglaterra

2024-01-06T19:53+0100unionradio (es)

LONDRES.- La Agencia de Medioambiente del Gobierno británico advirtió este sábado a la población que debe seguir alerta ante el continuo riesgo de inundaciones en varios puntos de Inglaterra, debido a la tormenta Henk que aún azota el Reino Unido. El organismo señaló en un comunicado que, si bien unas 45.

El Gobierno británico pide seguir alerta ante las inundaciones en Inglaterra

2024-01-06T19:20+0100proceso-HN (es)

Londres.- La Agencia de Medioambiente del Gobierno británico advirtió este sábado a la población que debe seguir alerta ante el continuo riesgo de inundaciones en varios puntos de Inglaterra, debido a la tormenta Henk que aún azota el Reino Unido. El organismo señaló en un comunicado que, si bien unas 45.

tormenta Henk 6-1-2024 Gobierno británico pide continuar alertas ante inundaciones en Inglaterra

2024-01-06T19:20+0100noticiassin (es)

Londres.- Este sábado, la Agencia de Medioambiente del Gobierno británico, advirtió que debe seguir la alerta ante el continuo riesgo de inundaciones en varios puntos de Inglaterra, debido a la tormenta Henk que aún azota el Reino Unido. El organismo señaló en un comunicado que, si bien unas 45.

Alerta en EEUU: Dos tormentas invernales consecutivas azotarán varios estados del país

2024-01-06T18:56+0100lapatilla (es)

Cortesía. Una tormenta invernal va en curso de colisión con el Atlántico Medio y el Noreste de Estados Unidos el sábado, y hay otra más fuerte pisándole los talones. La primera tormenta arrojará hasta 30 cm de nieve y hielo significativo hasta el domingo y podría causar interrupciones en los viajes....

El Gobierno británico pide seguir alerta ante las inundaciones en Inglaterra

2024-01-06T18:50+0100infobae (es)

Londres, 6 ene (EFE).- La Agencia de Medioambiente del Gobierno británico advirtió este sábado a la población que debe seguir alerta ante el continuo riesgo de inundaciones en varios puntos de Inglaterra, debido a la tormenta Henk que aún azota el Reino Unido. El organismo señaló en un comunicado que, si bien unas 45.

Dos tormentas invernales consecutivas azotarán Estados Unidos. Este es el pronóstico

2024-01-06T11:35+0100huaral (es)

de tormenta invernal. Las cuadrillas de transporte empezaron a preparar las carreteras de la región el viernes. En las zonas central y norte de Pensilvania, donde se pronostican nevadas de hasta 15 cm, los equipos de transporte trataron las carreteras y se comprometieron a «mantener las carreteras....

Dos tormentas invernales consecutivas azotarán Estados Unidos. Este es el pronóstico

2024-01-06T11:13+0100cnnespanol (es)

de tormenta invernal. Las cuadrillas de transporte empezaron a preparar las carreteras de la región el viernes. En las zonas central y norte de Pensilvania, donde se pronostican nevadas de hasta 15 cm, los equipos de transporte trataron las carreteras y se comprometieron a "mantener las carreteras....

Las claves del ataque El peor atentado de la historia de Irán dispara el temor de un conflicto a gran escala en Oriente Medio

2024-01-04T08:09+0100lasexta (es)

Dos atentados han sacudido Irán este miércoles. Más de 100 personas han muerto y las autoridades de la república islámica señalan a Israel como posible culpable de un ataque medido y simbólico en pleno homenaje al general Soleimani, asesinado por Estados Unidos en 2020.

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