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Death toll rises as searches continue after Florida hurricane

Death toll rises as searches continue after Florida hurricane

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Florida - Another 10 people in Florida have been confirmed dead in the wake of Hurricane Michael, bringing the number of storm-related deaths to at least 29 as rescue workers try to reach hundreds more people whose whereabouts are unknown.

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Flash floods in southern France kill at least 12 people

Flash floods in southern France kill at least 12 people

VILLEGAILHENC, France - At least 12 people died in southwestern France on Monday when some of the worst flash floods in a century turned rivers into raging torrents that engulfed homes and swept away cars.

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Trump sees Hurricane Michael's wrath, rescuers search for bodies

Trump sees Hurricane Michael's wrath, rescuers search for bodies

Published October 16, 2018 4:53am Updated October 16, 2018 7:42am By STEVE HOLLAND, Reuters LYNN HAVEN, Florida - President Donald Trump got a firsthand look on Monday at the “total devastation" that Hurricane Michael brought to Florida, as rescuers searched for scores of missing and hundreds of thousands of residents remained without electricity.

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Flash flooding and landslides devastate Indonesia

Flash flooding and landslides devastate Indonesia

TORRENTIAL rain triggered flash flooding and landslides in Indonesia, resulting in 27 dead including a dozen schoolchildren.

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Nine dead on Nepal's Mt. Gurja after snowstorm, officials say

Nine dead on Nepal's Mt. Gurja after snowstorm, officials say

(CNN)A renowned South Korean climber was among nine people killed when a vicious snowstorm hit their camp on Nepal's Mount Gurja, according to officials. Police and locals are working to bring the bodies off the mountain and to Kathmandu, South Korea's Foreign Affairs Ministry said in a statement. A rescue helicopter was dispatched at about 7:15 a.m. Sunday, and by 9:40 a.m. all nine bodies were found, the ministry said. Some bodies had been located Saturday.

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Death toll from Hurricane Michael hits 18

Death toll from Hurricane Michael hits 18

Death toll from Hurricane Michael hits 18 but is expected rise dramatically as search-and-rescue crews look for 2,100 stranded or missing people

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Nine dead on Nepal's Mt. Gurja after snowstorm, officials say

Nine dead on Nepal's Mt. Gurja after snowstorm, officials say

(CNN)A renowned South Korean climber was among nine people killed when a vicious snowstorm hit their camp on Nepal's Mount Gurja, according to officials.

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20 people killed when flooding wipes out part of school in Indonesia

20 people killed when flooding wipes out part of school in Indonesia

(CNN)Twenty people were killed when torrential rains and flooding triggered mudslides that wiped out part of an elementary school in Indonesia's North Sumatra, officials said.

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Metro Manila to have isolated rainshowers

Metro Manila to have isolated rainshowers

Published October 11, 2018 5:31am The easterlies will be affecting the eastern sections of southern Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao, PAGASA reported in its early morning forecast. Metro Manila and the rest of the country will have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers brought about by localized thunderstorms.

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Strong quake rocks Indonesia's Java, Bali

Strong quake rocks Indonesia's Java, Bali

Published October 11, 2018 4:21am JAKARTA, Indonesia - A shallow 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of the Indonesian islands of Java and Bali early Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said, causing panicked people to flee their homes.

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More than 300,000 evacuated as cyclone intensifies off eastern India

More than 300,000 evacuated as cyclone intensifies off eastern India

Published October 11, 2018 3:53am By JATINDRA DAS, Reuters BHUBANESWAR, India - Authorities in India's eastern state of Odisha evacuated 300,000 people, suspended operations at a major port and cancelled many trains and flights on Wednesday as a severe cyclone in the Bay of Bengal gains strength and barrels towards the state.

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Earthquake of magnitude 7 hits Papua New Guinea — USGS

Earthquake of magnitude 7 hits Papua New Guinea — USGS

Published October 11, 2018 5:52am SYDNEY, Australia - A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck remote New Britain island in Papua New Guinea on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said, though there were no immediate reports of damage.

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Quake kills three people in Indonesia's Java, rattles Bali

Quake kills three people in Indonesia's Java, rattles Bali

Published October 11, 2018 7:34am NUSA DUA, Indonesia - A magnitude 6 earthquake struck off the Indonesian islands of Java and Bali on Thursday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing three people in Java and damaging some buildings while causing panic among residents.

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Magnitude 6.8 quake strikes south of Russia's Kuril islands — USGS

Magnitude 6.8 quake strikes south of Russia's Kuril islands — USGS

Published October 11, 2018 8:45am A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck in a remote region south of the Kuril islands off eastern Russia on Thursday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

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Gathering strength, Hurricane Michael heads for Florida

Gathering strength, Hurricane Michael heads for Florida

Devika Krishna Kumar, Reuters Posted at Oct 10 2018 03:21 AM TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Tens of thousands of Floridians were warned on Tuesday to get out of harm's way as Hurricane Michael churned over the Gulf of Mexico toward the northwestern part of the state, bringing fierce winds, torrential rain and life-threatening coastal floods.

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Hurricane Michael strengthens, Florida panhandle braces

Hurricane Michael strengthens, Florida panhandle braces

Brendan Smialowski and Leila Macor, Agence France-Presse Posted at Oct 10 2018 08:27 AM PANAMA - Hurricane Michael intensified Tuesday as it barreled toward the Florida coast, becoming a category 3 major storm as the governor of the southern US state warned residents to prepare immediately for a "monstrous" hit.

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Watch out for thunderstorms – Pagasa

Watch out for thunderstorms – Pagasa

By: Frances Mangosing - Reporter / @FMangosingINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:49 AM October 09, 2018 A low pressure area (LPA) inside the Philippine area of responsibility is expected to dissolve in less than two days, the weather bureau said Tuesday.

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Evacuations ordered as Hurricane Michael speeds toward Florida in US

Evacuations ordered as Hurricane Michael speeds toward Florida in US

Gina Cherelus, Reuters Posted at Oct 09 2018 05:57 AM Florida's governor mobilized National Guard troops and ordered Gulf Coast residents to head inland or get ready to evacuate as Hurricane Michael churned toward shore on Monday, with the storm forecast to strengthen rapidly before making landfall on Wednesday.

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Low pressure area off Cagayan likely to fizzle out - PAGASA

Low pressure area off Cagayan likely to fizzle out - PAGASA

ABS-CBN News Posted at Oct 09 2018 07:56 AM | Updated as of Oct 09 2018 07:58 AM A low pressure area off Luzon's eastern coast is unlikely to hit land or intensify into a storm, the state weather bureau said Tuesday.

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Haiti quake death toll rises to 15, and 300 injured

Haiti quake death toll rises to 15, and 300 injured

Published October 9, 2018 3:36am PORT-AU-PRINCE - An earthquake that struck Haiti on Saturday killed 15 people, injured another 300 and destroyed 40 houses, Jerry Chandler, head of the Caribbean country's civil protection agency, said on Monday.

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