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Earth breaks heat record in 2016 for third year in a row

Miami - Last year, the Earth sweltered under the hottest temperatures in modern times for the third year in a row, US scientists said Wednesday, raising new concerns about the quickening pace of climate change.

Study forecasts balmier England, even hotter Mumbai

Paris - Northern Europe, Canada and Russia will enjoy balmier winters by century's end even as the average number of mild days per year declines worldwide, a climate study said Wednesday.

Ukraine freeze kills 40 people in two weeks

Kiev - Sub-zero temperatures across Ukraine have claimed 40 lives since late December, officials said Friday as the death toll from the cold snap hitting Europe keeps rising.

Winter storm batters Europe

London - A powerful winter storm battered Europe on Friday, leaving 330,000 homes without power in France, prompting the evacuation of thousands of seaside dwellers in Britain and disrupting travel.

Seaside residents evacuated as UK faces severe flood warnings

London - Seaside residents in southern England were ordered to evacuate Friday as Britain faced severe flood warnings, after snow caused flights to be cancelled.

Seaside residents evacuated as UK faces severe flood warnings

London - Seaside residents in southern England were ordered to evacuate Friday as Britain faced severe flood warnings, after snow caused flights to be cancelled.

Seaside residents evacuated as UK faces severe flood warnings

London - Seaside residents in southern England were ordered to evacuate Friday as Britain faced severe flood warnings, after snow caused flights to be cancelled.

California singing in the rain

Los Angeles - A series of storms that have rolled across California in the past week dumping heavy rain and snow could herald the end of a punishing historic drought, officials said."Bye bye Drought.

Europe freeze death toll rises to 65

Sofia - The death toll from the cold snap hitting parts of Europe rose to at least 65 on Wednesday as Bulgarian authorities reported seven fatalities.

Europe's deep freeze claims new victims

Varsovia - Sub-freezing temperatures across swathes of Europe have claimed over 60 victims in recent days -- notably in Poland, Romania and the Balkans -- with migrants and the homeless among the most vulnerable, officials said on Tuesday.

New snowfalls close Bosphorus, cancel Istanbul flights

Istanbul - Heavy snowfall in Istanbul paralysed traffic for a third straight day Monday with the Bosphorus closed to shipping traffic and hundreds of flights cancelled again.

Europe cold snap kills dozens, prompts travel chaos

Varsovia - A cold snap gripping Europe has killed more than 30 people in recent days, left thousands of travellers stranded in snow-covered Turkey and brought fresh misery for migrants and the homeless.

Rain brings fresh misery to flood-hit Thai south

Bangkok - Swathes of southern Thailand remained submerged Monday as fresh rain deepened misery in the flood-stricken zone, prompting a scramble to pump water from the worst-hit areas.

Hundreds more flights cancelled as snow blankets Istanbul

Istanbul - Heavy snow blanketed Istanbul for a second day on Sunday, resulting in the cancellation of hundreds of flights and more disruption for thousands of travellers.

At least 23 people die in cold snap across Europe

Varsovia - A cold wave across Europe has left at least 23 dead in the past two days, including several migrants and homeless people, authorities said Saturday, with the frigid temperatures expected to continue through the weekend.

Heavy snowfall paralyses Istanbul

Istanbul - A heavy snowstorm paralysed life in Istanbul on Saturday, with hundreds of flights cancelled and the Bosphorus closed to shipping traffic.

Thousands still stranded in northeast Malaysia floods

Wilayah Persekutuan - Thousands of people remained stranded in relief centres Thursday as northeast Malaysia struggled to recover from severe flooding and residents raised fears of looting.

Natural disaster damage hits 4-year high: Munich Re

Frankfurt Am Main - Natural disasters including storms and earthquakes caused $175 billion of damage in 2016, German reinsurance giant Munich Re said Wednesday, the highest level since 2012.

Rail strike, fog hit UK transport

London - Rail services in southern England were hit by a fresh strike on Saturday and fog caused the cancellation of dozens of flights at London's main airport.

Floods in DR Congo kill at least 50: provincial governor

Kinshasa - Floods triggered by heavy rains and a river bursting its banks have killed at least 50 people and left thousands more homeless in southwestern Congo, a provincial governor said Thursday.

Six dead, 18 missing in Philippines' Christmas typhoon

Manila - At least six people are dead and 18 others missing after Typhoon Nock-Ten lashed the Philippines over the Christmas holidays, the government said Tuesday as it tried to assess the damage.

Six dead, 18 missing in Philippines' Christmas typhoon

Manila - At least six people are dead and 18 others missing after Typhoon Nock-Ten lashed the Philippines over the Christmas holidays, the government said Tuesday as it tried to assess the damage.

Six dead, 18 missing in Philippines' Christmas typhoon

Manila - At least six people are dead and 18 others missing after Typhoon Nock-Ten lashed the Philippines over the Christmas holidays, the government said Tuesday as it tried to assess the damage.

Tens of thousands flee as Christmas typhoon hits Philippines

Daraga - A powerful typhoon hit the Philippines late Sunday, cutting off electricity to millions and disrupting Christmas celebrations for tens of thousands who fled its approach, officials said.

Vietnam floods kill 24, more rains expected

Hanoi - Days of unseasonably torrential rains have killed at least 24 people in central Vietnam, authorities said on Monday, inundating swathes of the region including the tourist draw town of Hoi An.

Six-storey-high wave sets a record, says UN agency

Geneva - The UN's weather agency on Tuesday announced the highest wave on record -- a behemoth that towered 19 metres (62.3 feet) above the North Atlantic.

Heavy rain piles misery on Mosul displaced

Sulaiman Bakhshan - Abdelwahed Mahmud dug gullies around his tent in northern Iraq Thursday after heavy overnight rain flooded Khazir camp, the latest hardship to hit the thousands of families displaced around Mosul.

Six killed in Australia 'thunderstorm asthma' episode

Sydney - The death toll from Australia's "thunderstorm asthma" episode has risen to six and three others are in critical condition, authorities said Sunday, as they assessed the fallout from the unprecedented event.

Two dead in Italy storms

Rome - Heavy rains that pounded Italy over the past three days have left at least two people dead and two others are reported missing, Italian media said Saturday.

Hurricane kills 9 in Costa Rica

San Jos - A hurricane that churned its way across Central America before sweeping into the Pacific on Friday killed at least nine people in Costa Rica and caused millions of dollars in damage, officials said.
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Lighting strike as seen through a car window.
Lighting strike as seen through a car window.
A makeshift shelter for a homeless man in Nashville.
A makeshift shelter for a homeless man in Nashville.
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As night approaches, Nashville's homeless build fires to try and stay warm.
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Spring in Edmonton - with snow.
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Snow in Lyon, 13 November 2010
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Raindrops can still be seen on a holly bush after a thunderstorm.
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Dogs adjusting to Chicago's blizzard of 2011
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Weather forecast, France 2 (screenshot from PureMédias' video)
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Waves crashing in on Orange Beach, AL
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Heavy winds blew this large tree down in East Nashville. Used with permission
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Storm clouds rolling into Nashville, TN on Dec. 17, 2012
Typhoon Muifa off the coast of China.
Typhoon Muifa off the coast of China.
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A shot of Oak Street & Beach Blvd in downtown Biloxi, Mississippi.
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Typhoon Muifa on August 5  2011  south of Japan.
Typhoon Muifa on August 5, 2011, south of Japan.
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Ice clings to the wheel well of a car parked at a the Brass Lantern restaurant in Crossville, TN.
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BABY IT'S COLD: Soldiers and dump trucks from the Army National Guard in Columbia, South Carolina, dig up tons of rock salt to help local disaster workers prepare for a severe winter storm last February.
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