‘Epic storm’ freezes one side of Nebraska, floods the other

Evacuations forced by flooding have occurred in several eastern Nebraska communities, as western Nebraska residents struggled with blizzard-like conditions. Officials report protective levees were topped or beached Wednesday in southwest Sarpy County and north of Pierce. Evacuations have occurred in Belgrade, Burwell, Cedar Rapids, Dannebrog, Harrington, Pierce, Randolph, St. Paul and Verdigre. The National Weather Service says Loup River floodwater […]

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Jokers flood the Internet with hilarious Brexit memes

Clowns queue up for Cabinet posts as Theresa May’s position goes nuclear: Jokers flood the Internet with hilarious Brexit memes Britain may be hopelessly divided on Brexit – but at least everyone can agree the politicians have got themselves into an almighty mess. Jokers today flooded the Internet with Brexit memes as Cabinet ministers continued to walk out over Theresa […]

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Gang who plotted to flood streets with drugs jailed for 45 years

Cannabis gang who plotted to flood the streets with drugs grown in secret factory while unaware police were watching their every move are jailed for a total of 45 years Organised crime group under observation for six months as they tended plants Police swooped on them in October 2016 with raids on their homes and factory  Also caught with £40,000 […]

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First Nor’easter of the season on the way for the East Coast

Texas continued to get hit by heavy rain early Thursday even as flooding continued in the state from downpours last week. Interested in Weather? The remnants of tropical storm Willa is also bringing heavy rain to most of the Southeast, including Panama City and the rest of the Florida Panhandle where residents are still recovering from Hurricane Michael earlier this […]

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Heavy rain stretches from mid-Atlantic to Southern Plains

Heavy rain stretches stretches from eastern Texas all the way to New Jersey early Sunday as moisture interacts with a stationary front lingering in the southern U.S. Interested in Weather? Heavy rain dropped nearly 5 inches of rain in western Virginia and eastern West Virginia overnight causing numerous reports of flash flooding in the region. Flood alerts are still in […]

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2 mental health patients chained in back of sheriff’s van drown as cops saved

Two female mental patients chained in the back of a county sheriff’s van drowned when the vehicle in which they were traveling was overcome by floodwaters, police said. Interested in Hurricane Florence? The deputies who were transporting the two women to a different facility in South Carolina were saved, local law enforcement officials told ABC News late Tuesday. The two […]

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NC governor urges residents not to go home: Florence still ‘a dangerous situation’

As North Carolina continued to reel in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence making landfall, Gov. Roy Cooper said first responders were working hard to evacuate people near rivers. Interested in Hurricane Florence? “This storm is slowly and painfully grinding across our state. Our main worry is water and flooding. With every inch of rain, our rivers rise and we’ll see […]

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India warns of ‘extremely grave’ crisis as flood toll rises

More than 100 people dead and 150,000 homeless as ‘worst floods in a decade’ hit India’s tourist hotspot Kerala The official death toll reached 106 on Thursday with fears the count could rise Kerala officials said almost 150,000 people had moved into makeshift camps  People have been evacuated with warnings that 80 dams could be about to burst Hundreds of […]

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Flood warnings issued after a month’s worth of rain falls in just one DAY

The yellow alert is in place between midday and 10pm with heavy rain and hail forecast to batter Wales and western regions. A second day-long warning has also been issued by the Met Office for Monday for eastern parts of Britain after the heatwave came to a very wet end. More than 40mm (1.57 in) of rain lashed parts of […]

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