Monthly archives: October 2010

Oct

29
2010

Togo floods leave 21 dead

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-10.29.10- Flooding in the small West African nation of Togo has killed 21 people and affected more than 82 000 in recent months, the government said on Friday, adding that victims were in need of aid. Read more


Oct

29
2010

Tropical Storm Shary heads for Bermuda

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-10.29.10- A tropical storm warning has been issued for Bermuda as Tropical Storm Shary approaches in the Atlantic. Read more


Oct

29
2010

Notre Dame Ad heard wind gust before student fell

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-10.28.10- A strong gust of wind swept across Notre Dame’s practice football field before a tower toppled, killing a student who had been videotaping the team from the tower, the university’s athletic director said Thursday. Read more


Oct

29
2010

Tsunami death toll rises in Indonesia

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-10.28.10- As the death toll from the tsunami in Indonesia rises the Red Cross tells Channel 4 News the weather has been hampering its aid efforts three days after the disaster. Read more


Oct

29
2010

Death toll rises to 68 in Thailand floods

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-10.28.10- The death toll from this month’s floods in Thailand has risen to 68, the country’s Emergency Medical Institute said Thursday. Read more


Oct

29
2010

Wind, tornadoes, storms to settle down across U.S.

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-10.28.10- Punishing wind, tornadoes and snow left tens of thousands without electricity, dozens injured, extensive property damage and travel havoc. Read more


Oct

29
2010

Savage storm blasts Midwest

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-10.26.10- One of the strongest storms in decades barreled across the Midwest on Tuesday, touching off tornadoes, toppling trees and power lines and triggering potent winds that could cause damage and travel woes today. Read more


Oct

25
2010

Argentina tornado kills 4, injures 110, government says

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-10.22.10- Four people died, two are missing and 110 were injured when a tornado struck Thursday afternoon in northern Argentina, near the border with Paraguay, the state-run Telam news agency reported Friday. Read more


Oct

25
2010

Golf ball-sized hail pounds Texas

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-10.23.10- NBC’s Bill Karins takes a look at a wild storm in Texas as well as the nation’s forecast. Read more


Oct

25
2010

Tornado flips vehicles, damages Texas school

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-10.25.10- Parts of the South were told to be on the watch for twisters on Monday, a day after a tornado injured two people by picking up a semi-trailer and flipping it onto a car driving along a Texas highway. Read more