REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 14:39

‘They can help and they are ignoring us’ says St. Lawrence River business owner amid flooding

A business owner and multiple Thousand Island politicians are urging the International Joint Commission to make changes to water levels in the St. Lawrence River....

‘They can help and they are ignoring us’ says St. Lawrence River business owner amid flooding

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Mississippi River rising to 'near historic' level as 'catastrophic' flooding possible on Arkansas River Floods that have caused months of misery across the Midwest are expected to get even worse this week as major rivers are forecast to reach record levels and communities near them brace for potentially catastrophic damage....
2019-05-28, 20:26

Historic flooding predicted along Arkansas River FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Residents in parts of Arkansas are preparing for what meteorologists are predicting will be the worst flooding in recorded history along parts of the Arkansas River over the coming week. The National Weather Service said in a statement that Sunday that levee “over toppi...
2019-05-27, 00:13

Aerial view of Arkansas River flooding Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson toured the widespread flooding in his state by helicopter. He said the floods are affecting hundreds of homes and thousands of acres of farmland. (May 31)        ...
2019-05-31, 13:39

Correction: Flooding-Mississippi River Barges story OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — In a story May 18 about an interruption in barge traffic along the Mississippi River, The Associated Press erroneously reported the average amount of goods and services that are shipped on the upper Mississippi River from March through May. It is 31 million tons, not 31 tons. A co...
2019-05-22, 22:52

Storms predicted in areas beset by Arkansas River flooding FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — State highway officials have closed two bridges over the Arkansas River in Fort Smith as the waterway surges toward a record crest this week. The Arkansas Department of Transportation says the Interstate 540 and the U.S. 71B bridges were shut down Monday night because of floo...
2019-05-28, 16:39

Mississippi River closed at St. Louis due to flooding: U.S. Coast Guard The U.S. Coast Guard said it has closed the Mississippi River near St. Louis to boat and barge traffic on Thursday for the second time this month due to high water and strong currents on the major shipping waterway....
2019-05-24, 01:39

Flooding in Arkansas, Oklahoma pushes river past its banks After days of storms in the midwest, the Arkansas River reached 45.86 feet, just under the 1943 record of 48.3 feet.        ...
2019-05-27, 22:26

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2019-09-07, 19:52

Central U.S. faces 'high risk' of river flooding even as rains ease Rain-swollen rivers threatened more flooding on Thursday in Arkansas, Louisiana, Illinois and Oklahoma, and Tulsa's mayor warned the decades-old levee system would be at risk even as waters receded through the weekend....
2019-05-30, 19:26

Central U.S. faces high risk of river flooding even as rains ease Rain-swollen rivers threatened more flooding on Thursday in Arkansas, Louisiana, Illinois and Oklahoma, as Tulsa's mayor warned that the decades-old levee system in his city would be at risk even as waters receded through the weekend....
2019-05-31, 01:39

Flash flooding hits New Orleans as Mississippi River forecast to rise to dangerous levels "This was next-level in terms of the absolute deluge of water coming down so fast," a teacher visiting New Orleans said of the heavy rain that caused the flooding....
2019-07-11, 02:39

Dog in Texas dies from toxic algae found in river, owner claims: 'I blame myself' A Texas woman is using the unexpected passing of her beloved dog as a warning for other pet owners to be wary of water that may contain toxic algae. ...
2019-08-14, 20:13

'Absolute mess' left behind as Oklahoma flooding from Arkansas River begins to recede Hundreds of homes have been damaged or destroyed by floodwaters from the Arkansas River in Oklahoma following days of heavy rain.        ...
2019-05-31, 07:39

Illinois governor activating National Guard amid flooding SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is activating the Illinois National Guard to respond to recent severe flooding . Pritzker is holding a Thursday morning news conference at the Illinois Emergency Management Agency in Springfield with Adjutant General Richard Neely and others about...
2019-05-30, 16:13

All Eyes on the Levees: Amid Flooding, New Orleans Braces for a Potential Hurricane The streets of New Orleans were flooded Wednesday night as a slow-moving storm system approached the city. But with even more rain expected to deluge the Crescent City over the next three days, concerns are growing that the worst is yet to come....
2019-07-11, 18:26

Louisiana weather: One dead amid flooding, heavy rains and reported tornadoes Severe weather moved through Louisiana Wednesday and Thursday, leaving flooding, reported tornadoes and at least one death in its wake.        ...
2019-06-06, 22:26

The biggest mall owner in the US could save retailers on the cusp of going out of business Mall owner Simon Property Group on Wednesday said it's considering more opportunities where it would invest in a retailer to help keep it afloat....
2019-07-31, 18:39

Police arrest Indonesia business owner after deadly fire JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police have arrested the owner and two managers of an unregulated factory in North Sumatra that was engulfed by a fire that killed 30 people, a spokesman said Sunday. The three suspects could each face five years in prison if found guilty of negligence leading to...
2019-06-23, 16:00

Whaley Bridge flooding: entire town of 6,500 people evacuated amid fears dam could collapse A town in Derbyshire was being evacuated today over fears a reservoir's dam could collapse after torrential rain sparked major flooding across parts of northern England....
2019-08-01, 20:39

A bunch of Nimbys won’t let a Denver business owner sell his diner – is that fair? Owner accepted $4.8m to knock down diner and build a high-rise, but group applied for historic landmark to block itTom Messina has worked hard over the past 20 years making omelettes and burgers for thousands of loyal customers at his diner – Tom’s Diner – in Denver. Now the guy has an opportunity t...
2019-08-19, 01:13

Lone midwife delivers amid chaos of Colombia jungle river Marciana Caycedo is the only midwife on Isla Mono, a small island marooned in the middle of the wide brown San Juan river, on Colombia's remote and rainy Pacific coast. She delivers babies into a world where families are big but food, medicine and even water are in short supply....
2019-05-21, 15:26

A SWAT team surrounded a black gym owner at his business. No charges came. Now he's suing. A Detroit gym owner didn't expect cops from Grosse Pointe Woods to arrest him. Mistaken for another black man in a robbery, Fox spent 2 days in jail.        ...
2019-06-17, 20:39

Albanian restaurant owner at center of viral windshield smash video has business torn down The Albanian man caught on camera punching through the windshield of a moving car following a dispute with a group of Spanish tourists has had his restaurant torn down less than a week after the video went viral, reports say. ...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Damaged boat found along river amid search in Canada for fugitive murder suspects As the manhunt for two young men suspected in the killings of three people in Canada nears the end of its second week, authorities said Sunday divers have been searching a river in a remote and rugged part of northern Manitoba where a damaged boat has been spotted....
2019-08-05, 19:00

A Seoul Business Owner Could Face Prison After Displaying North Korean Flag at His ‘Pyongyang Pub’ Restaurant (SEOUL, South Korea) — You can sell North Korean food in South Korea. But you’re likely to get into trouble if you decorate your restaurant with pictures seen as praising North Korea. Authorities say the owner of a restaurant under construction in Seoul “voluntarily” removed ...
2019-09-16, 20:00

British Gas owner to cut 700 jobs amid 'growing challenges' British Gas owner Centrica plans to cut around 700 management and back office jobs under previously announced reductions, as it faces "growing challenges."...
2019-06-19, 17:52

Kyalami owner 'committed' to hosting grand prix amid F1 interest A South African Grand Prix at Kyalami could rejoin the Formula 1 calendar amid interest from championship bosses and a desire from the redeveloped circuit to host F1 again...
2019-05-21, 16:39

Dolphins WR Kenny Stills stands by criticism of owner amid death threats Dolphins WR Kenny Stills doubled down on his stance against team owner Stephen Ross, who is hosting a fundraiser for President Donald Trump.       ...
2019-08-09, 17:52

Minor league baseball owner to meet with faith leaders amid rift with CAIR A minor league baseball owner who had refused to meet with a controversial, self-described Muslim civil rights group announced Friday he now plans to meet with “influential leaders of various faith communities.”...
2019-08-16, 19:39

Dolphins owner Stephen Ross leaves NFL's social justice committee amid Trump backlash Dolphins owner Stephen Ross removed himself from his post on the NFL's social justice committee amid backlash for his financial support of Trump.       ...
2019-08-21, 21:39

German business confidence plunges amid recession fears A survey by Germany's Ifo economic think tank has revealed a long-lasting negative mood in the business sector. Ifo's executive index dropped for the 11th time in 12 months....
2019-08-26, 21:39

Human rights are everyone’s business, amid relentless crises around world: UN’s Bachelet The relentless outbreak of crises around the world – from the fires in the Amazon to “carnage” in Syria and demonstrations in Hong Kong, Russia, Indonesian Papua and elsewhere - risk pushing the world “further and further away from global solutions to global problems”, the UN’s top rights official s...
2019-09-05, 01:13

South Africa, Nigeria clash amid attacks on foreign business South Africa said Thursday it's closed its embassy in Nigeria, and the government in Abuja answered by saying it would evacuate diplomats from South Africa, a diplomatic row fueled by a series of violent attacks....
2019-09-06, 19:13

Goldman downgrades Caterpillar, citing weakness in China business amid trade war Goldman Sachs downgraded Caterpillar and said it saw production cuts in the North America and China construction equipment markets due to the ongoing U.S.-China trade....
2019-08-08, 14:39

Ex-defense chief Jim Mattis joins General Dynamics amid rising scrutiny of DC ties to business Jim Mattis, the retired Marine general who served as President Trump's first defense secretary, is joining the board of contractor General Dynamics just as the 2020 campaign heightens scrutiny into corporate recruitment of senior government officials....
2019-08-09, 10:26

Kenny Stills criticizes Dolphins owner for Trump fundraiser, owner responds Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills criticized owner Stephen Ross for hosting a Donald Trump fundraiser Wednesday on TWITTER. The Dolphins' billionaire owner responded with a statement hours later....
2019-08-09, 02:52

USA TODAY owner Gannett and GateHouse Media owner agreed to merge together On their own, each company has dealt with the decline of print revenue caused by the disruptive forces of online news, social media and smartphones.       ...
2019-08-06, 12:39

GateHouse Media owner to acquire USA TODAY owner Gannett GateHouse Media owner and USA TODAY owner Gannett have agreed to merge in a deal aimed at cutting costs and enabling digital growth.       ...
2019-08-06, 12:39

'The river is in my blood': meet the people of the River Thames From swan markers to mudlarkers, houseboat dwellers to bridge operators, meet the people for whom the Thames is so much more than just water. Photographed exclusively by Martin Parr...
2019-07-18, 11:39

AOC Goes Off on the White House for Ignoring Congress New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez offered a fiery critique on Wednesday of the Trump administration’s shameless attempts to manipulate the upcoming 2020 Census by adding a citizenship question....
2019-06-13, 02:13

Why is Donald Trump ignoring Germany? With Trump due to attend the G-7 in France and later visit Poland, many are wondering why a stop-over with Angela Merkel in Berlin isn't on the list. Experts say the cold shoulder move is part of a wider strategy....
2019-08-22, 20:26

Mets plan on ignoring Noah Syndergaard’s wish Noah Syndergaard’s complaints didn’t get him anywhere. His request for a personal catcher isn’t expected to be granted for his next start at least, manager Mickey Callaway said on Wednesday. Wilson Ramos is a good bet to be behind the plate for Syndergaard’s next appearance, Friday against the...
2019-09-12, 01:26

Why is Electronic Arts almost completely ignoring the Switch? Enlarge / Over two years after EA said it was "bullish" on Switch, FIFA remains company's only major franchise on the system. Shortly after the Nintendo Switch's 2017 launch, we started to wonder why more games weren't being ported to the hot-selling system. Two years later, those concerns have g...
2019-08-01, 22:39

Ignoring this client asset may become an advisor's nightmare With the right planning, a cash value life insurance policy can help supplement income in retirement. But if you ignore it, loss of coverage and a raft of income taxes could be around the corner for your client....
2019-05-23, 20:39

| Man United target ignoring transfer speculation Leicester City defender Harry Maguire has refused to comment on speculation linking him with a move to one of the Manchester clubs in the off-season....
2019-05-30, 15:52

Europe is ignoring U.S. pleas to take back their ISIS fighters Three months after the collapse of the Islamic State, about 800 Europeans are believed to be imprisoned in Syria and Iraq, not including wives and children with foreign citizenship....
2019-06-21, 02:26

Drug Companies Are Focusing on the Poor After Decades of Ignoring Them The pharmaceutical industry once sued to keep AIDS drugs from dying Africans. Now companies boast of their efforts to get medicines to the developing world....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Parkland parents accuse FBI of ignoring tip about shooter in lawsuit The parents of a victim of the 2018 Parkland school shooting sued the federal government Friday, accusing the FBI of ignoring a warning about the accused gunman....
2019-06-29, 05:01

Mordhau Players Are Having A Great Time By Ignoring All The Rules A player’s first experience in the popular PC game Mordhau will be Frontline. The 32-on-32 skirmish is the marquee player-vs-player mode in the game, and it embodies a specific grimdark fantasy of the high middle ages; two proud knighthoods, each defending a vague dynastic crest, cracking skulls wit...
2019-09-13, 20:00

'Ignoring reality': Biden got it wrong on Iraq, Mattis says Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis doesn’t recite any of his conversations with President Trump in his upcoming book (much to the consternation of Washington journalists). But he does detail an evening with someone else who might be on the presidential ballot in 2020: Joe Biden, who was “ignoring r...
2019-08-31, 09:52

Kellyanne Conway says ignoring congressional subpoena is ‘taking one for the team’ White House counselor will not honor a House Oversight Committee subpoena by the July 25 deadline, which means she could be held in contempt of Congress....
2019-07-16, 18:52

U.S. Consumers Are Continuing to Spend, Ignoring Tensions in the Global Economy (WASHINGTON) — U.S. consumer spending grew 0.6% in July, a healthy gain that suggests American shoppers are largely ignoring concerns about trade tensions and driving the economy forward. The Commerce Department said Friday that personal incomes rose just 0.1%, the smallest gain in 10 months. ...
2019-08-31, 01:13

President Trump Is Pissed That Automakers Are Ignoring His Emissions Rollback President Trump is pissed at Ford for siding with California over him, Care by Volvo is in hot water, German automakers team up for autonomous cars, more Tesla turnover, and much more on The Morning Shift of Thursday, August 22, 2019....
2019-08-22, 21:13

Speedo-wearing man kicked in crotch by horse after ignoring signs He has to admit — the warning signs were there. A man enjoying a day at the beach on Assateague Island, off the coast of Maryland, had his fun cut short after attempting to pet one of the park’s wild horses, in spite of multiple signs warning against interacting with the animals. The Ass...
2019-07-22, 16:52

UK minister refuses to rule out ignoring law preventing no-deal Brexit A British Cabinet minister has refused to confirm that the government would abide by any law preventing a no-deal Brexit if one is forced through Parliament this week....
2019-09-01, 23:26

Trump is ignoring his aides and going it alone in the trade war now, Washington Post reports Trump is trusting his instincts and ignoring the advice of his aides regarding issues surrounding the trade war with China, The Washington Post says....
2019-08-07, 11:52

Why Ignoring Africa’s Climate Change Problem Could Have Devastating Effects Harry Campbell for TIME Climate change is a global challenge that demands global solutions. But we must acknowledge the fact that the most underresourced parts of the world are bearing the brunt of climate change, despite bearing the least responsibility for rising emissions. I have seen this with m...
2019-09-12, 17:00

'Ignoring' anti-Semitism not an option, German president warns President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has appealed for Germans to show civic courage in the face of anti-Semitism. The call comes amid growing attacks on Jewish people in Germany....
2019-06-18, 01:39

House Democrats Take Don McGahn to Court Over Ignoring Their Subpoena to Testify The House Judiciary Committee filed a complaint in federal court Wednesday to enforce a subpoena compelling former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify about his time in the Trump administration. It’s a move committee aides touted as another crucial step in weighing whether to move forwar...
2019-08-08, 00:00

American businesses ignoring the effects of data hacks: studies Many American business big shots are clueless. They don’t understand how customers and employees now view data breaches. That is the conclusion reached by several studies, including one from Shred-it, an information security company. American businesses are ignoring “the serious impact any data brea...
2019-07-07, 07:26

Comedian Jon Stewart assails Congress for ignoring 9/11 first responders fund Jon Stewart, the popular former host of the late-night comedy program The Daily Show, criticized members of Congress for not attending a hearing on Tuesday on renewing funding for a program that provides health care to first responders who were sickened responding to the Sept. 11 attacks....
2019-06-11, 23:52

Family of man who died in US prison sue staff for allegedly ignoring pleas for help Joshua England made five written requests for medical helpEngland, 21, died from appendicitis in Lexington, OklahomaThe family of a man who died in a Oklahoma prison last year are suing correctional officials and medical staff for allegedly ignoring his repeated pleas for help as he died from untrea...
2019-05-25, 20:13

Hamas chief: Israel ignoring cease-fire terms for Gaza GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas’ chief says Israel is ignoring the terms of an indirect cease-fire agreement for the Gaza Strip. Ismail Haniyeh told foreign reporters in Gaza on Thursday that the understandings, brokered by Egypt, Qatar and the U.N., now are “in the danger zone.”...
2019-06-20, 14:00

Brexit: Gove refuses to rule out ignoring any law passed to stop no deal Labour and Tory rebels criticise comments as minister insists there will be no food shortagesMichael Gove has repeatedly refused to rule out the possibility that the government could ignore any law passed by parliament to stop a no-deal Brexit and insisted there would be no food shortages if the UK ...
2019-09-01, 21:52

Revealed: Amazon touts high wages while ignoring issues in its warehouses Though it offers $15 an hour, workers report injury claims denied, sweltering in warehouses and rising productivity demandsAmazon won praise when it raised its minimum wage to $15 an hour in October 2018. Since then, the company has responded to criticism over its working conditions by claiming it i...
2019-08-07, 08:26

Top U.S. cardinal accused of ignoring sex abuse case involving deputy and woman A Houston woman alleges a priest seduced her when she came to him for spiritual counselling at a low point in her life, and that his boss dismissed it....
2019-06-04, 21:26

9 women sued Dartmouth for ignoring sexual misconduct. The college settled for $14M Dartmouth College has settled a federal lawsuit with nine women who sued the school over allegations that it ignored years of harassment and assault.        ...
2019-08-06, 21:26

Mattis slams Obama, Biden for 'ignoring reality' in Iraq, leading to rise of ISIS Former Defense Secretary James Mattis, in stark terms, lambasts Barack Obama and Joe Biden's leadership in his new book, and suggests their naivete and ignorance of "reality" contributed to the rise of ISIS in Iraq, according to excerpts reviewed by The Washington Examiner....
2019-09-04, 04:39

Ellen DeGeneres' Mom Betty Lives With "Regret" After Ignoring Her Daughter's Sexual Abuse Claims Ellen DeGeneres' mom is breaking her silence on her daughter's claims that she was sexually abused by her stepfather. The 61-year-old talk show host and comedienne had talked......
2019-05-31, 19:13

As an overworked perfectionist, ignoring wellness advice was the salve my soul needed | Johanna Leggatt I watched all the TV shows and read all the books and, gradually, I found my way back to myselfWhen the wheels come off, and your days become a gulag of deadlines and appointments and online “Are you stressed?” quizzes, you do what any self-respecting, middle-class woman does in this situation.You h...
2019-07-22, 07:52

Arsenal pay heavy penalty for ignoring Hazard warning lights in half-baked Baku "Eden Hazard battered Arsenal in Baku to give Chelsea a perfect farewell gift in the Europa League final and perhaps a taste of better times ahead for Real Madrid, writes Desmond Kane."...
2019-05-30, 04:00

This business school prof is sharing his business plan course for just $14 There’s actually a detailed 13-step guide to creating an impactful startup business plan from scratch. You can pick up that gameplan for yourself, all with an award-winning MBA professor as your personal business sherpa, in The Complete Business Plan in One Course ft. Chris Haroun. It’s on sale now ...
2019-05-22, 16:13

Inside Rachael Ray's $80 Million Empire: Making a Mess, Ignoring Haters and Cooking Dinner With the Only Man She Could Have Married It's unclear how Rachael Ray finds time to eat, let alone cook anything off-camera. "I have four to five jobs on any given day, and I could use a couple more Rachaels," she......
2019-08-25, 20:52

Lawrence Osueke leads the way Lawrence Osueke spearheads five Geordie wins at Stadium of Light, writes Roy Kelly from ringside The post Lawrence Osueke leads the way appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-15, 18:13

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faces backlash for ignoring order to release prorogation documents Boris Johnson is facing a furious backlash after refusing to publish private messages on proroguing parliament just hours after a court ruled the shutdown was illegal....
2019-09-12, 05:00

Giants will finally get to see what they have in Dexter Lawrence It was not much of a look for those interested in seeing how the very young defensive line is shaping up for the Giants. Rookie Dexter Lawrence and third-year Dalvin Tomlinson were on the field for only six snaps in the preseason opener and B.J. Hill, entering his second NFL season, played only nine...
2019-08-16, 12:52

Trevor Lawrence might be the most NFL-ready sophomore ever ... so now what? Clemson's star quarterback could've been a top-five pick if he were eligible for this year's draft, but Lawrence wants more out of life before he conquers the NFL....
2019-06-13, 16:13

Jennifer Lawrence hunts for second Manhattan apartment Actress Jennifer Lawrence is engaged to art gallerist Cooke Maroney, so she celebrated with a party at Brooklyn’s famed River Café — and by house hunting in Manhattan. J.Law owns a home at star-studded 443 Greenwich in Tribeca, which she rents out. But that hasn’t stopped her team from inquiring abo...
2019-05-21, 16:52

What Dexter Lawrence wants from scrutinized Giants defense CINCINNATI — One of Giants’ the youngest players not only wants to see more from the team on defense — but he wants to hear more as well. “Just consistency, you know, coming out strong,’’ rookie defensive lineman Dexter Lawrence said. “We kind of came out not loud enough last week. But just coming o...
2019-08-22, 15:13

Giants have to go all-in with DeAndre Baker, Dexter Lawrence It is not yet getting late early for the Giants. Late, though, arrives soon enough — this Sunday in the home opener against the Bills, to be exact. The Giants getting thrashed by the Cowboys in Arlington is no shock, considering the disparity in where these teams sit in the NFL pecking order. ...
2019-09-09, 22:52

Cheryl Burke and Matthew Lawrence Are Married Congrats to Cheryl Burke and Matthew Lawrence! The 35-year-old Dancing with the Stars pro has married the 39-year-old actor, a source confirmed to E! News. Adding, that the two said their......
2019-05-24, 05:13

A Latter-day Lawrence of Arabia Shakes Up Britain’s Tories Rory Stewart, a dark-horse candidate for prime minister, has hijacked the contest with a goofy internet campaign — and an eloquent plea for compromise....
2019-05-31, 17:13

Lawrence leads No. 1 Clemson past Syracuse 41-6 Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and top-ranked Clemson beat nemesis Syracuse 41-6       ...
2019-09-15, 11:39

Trevor Lawrence-Tua Tagovailoa battling for biggest prizes Halftime of the 2018 national championship game was ending, as Tua Tagovailoa was beginning his most anticipated run from the tunnel. After 30 minutes raced off the scoreboard, the quarterback headed back into the locker room — and an unrecognizable life. Alabama’s rarely-used backup was eyeing a tr...
2019-08-25, 21:39

Of locks and lore -- the tallest tales of Trevor Lawrence Trevor Lawrence became a football icon in 2019, destroying Nick Saban and Alabama for the national championship. But his legend began long ago -- and features far more than one magnificent mane....
2019-08-12, 16:13

Giants’ Dexter Lawrence is angered by his run-stuffing reputation The question is about being pigeonholed, and Dexter Lawrence gives a soft laugh before he answers. “I gave them that perspective, so it’s kinda just up to me,” Lawrence said. “Cause I know who I am. I know I can pass rush and get to the quarterback. It’s up to me to prove myself right.......
2019-06-05, 00:26

Lawrence of Arabia takes on Rasputin in first trailer for The King’s Man Ralph Fiennes plays T.E. Lawrence, who forms a fledgling spy agency in The King's Man, 20th Century Fox's prequel to the popular Kingsman film series. Lawrence of Arabia is setting up an independent intelligence agency to take down Grigori Rasputin and Mata Hari, among others, in the first trailer...
2019-07-16, 01:52

No, DeMarcus Lawrence Will Not Apologize For Gently Roasting Wee Giants Fan Of course, there’s the very sweet and good genre of fan-athlete interaction: kids meeting their heroes and melting down for lack of ability to regulate emotions. But there’s also the equally enjoyable, if perversely so, category of athletes dunking mercilessly on children....
2019-09-11, 10:13

XFL? Court? Trevor Lawrence has unusual options in NFL dilemma Trevor Lawrence will have options. They just aren’t very enticing. The Clemson sophomore, who some experts believe is the best quarterback prospect since Andrew Luck, won’t be NFL draft eligible until 2021. The 6-foot-6 signal-caller doesn’t have to play his junior season. He can opt to play profess...
2019-08-24, 21:13

Giants’ odd Jones-Lawrence roommate couple is a godsend Coming soon to a movie screen: A remake of “The Odd Couple,” starring Dexter Lawrence and Daniel Jones. The Giants rookies are rooming together at a local hotel during training camp, at Lawrence’s request. They are both products of the ACC, North Carolina natives, first-round picks and hopeful build...
2019-08-07, 08:52

Clemson QB Lawrence leads AP preseason All-America team Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers with him on the first team....
2019-08-21, 12:39

LSU's Orgeron: Chaisson, Lawrence, Logan getting rest LSU coach Ed Orgeron says defensive starter K'Lavon Chaisson is in a walking boot and Rashard Lawrence and Glen Logan are expected to get at least part of this week off after being banged up in the No. 4 Tigers' victory at Texas       ...
2019-09-10, 04:13

Cowboys’ DeMarcus Lawrence can’t wait to torment Eli Manning FRISCO, Texas — DeMarcus Lawrence wants to make himself perfectly clear to Eli Manning, who has become his favorite social media punching bag. It’s nothing personal. Just business. Lawrence, the 27-year-old Cowboys defensive end who has amassed 25 sacks in the past two seasons, had been a thorn in t...
2019-09-07, 16:39

The supreme court's pro-gun radicalism puts us all in the crosshairs | Lawrence Douglas The court has made it harder for Americans to forge a sensible political solution to a horrific national problemAfter 51 Muslim worshipers were gunned down in Christchurch, New Zealand, the country’s parliament swiftly moved to ban military-style semiautomatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capaci...
2019-08-20, 12:39

European cruiserweight champ throws down the gauntlet to Lawrence Okolie Yves Ngabu expects to fight Lawrence Okolie for the European cruiserweight title later this year in the UK The post European cruiserweight champ throws down the gauntlet to Lawrence Okolie appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-07-31, 19:00

Trevor Lawrence could’ve ruined Clemson’s season with this risky tackle Trevor Lawrence spent his freshman season taking Clemson fans’ breath away. Thursday night, the star quarterback had them holding their breath. The preseason Heisman Trophy frontrunner had an uneven season-opening performance in the top-ranked Tigers’ 52-14 win over Georgia Tech, and inv...
2019-08-30, 19:39

England 3-0 Cameroon: Women’s World Cup player ratings | Amy Lawrence Lucy Bronze proved a constant thorn in Cameroon’s flank as England kept their heads in quarter-final winKaren Bardsley Distribution went unpunished thanks to VAR’s intervention. Otherwise authoritative with routine saves. 7/10 Continue reading......
2019-06-24, 04:13

'Friends, you're going to love Greenland. I was there on 9/11' | Lawrence Douglas and Nancy Pick Manhattan? I’d’ve got Staten Island too for half the guilders. Louisiana? Bum deal. But Alaska? I’m giving that back to RussiaDonald Trump tweeted today he had purchased Greenland from the Kingdom of Denmark for $15bn plus Kanye West and the state of Massachusetts. Related: No thanks, we're not for ...
2019-08-18, 00:39

Jennifer Lawrence Hilariously Proves She's Still Adjusting to Amy Schumer's Life as a New Mom While it's been over a month since Amy Schumer welcomed her first child with Chris Fischer, it looks like Jennifer Lawrence is still getting used to her BFF's life as a new......
2019-06-19, 17:39

Mesut Özil and Unai Emery clearly do not have a connection. But will Arsenal act? | Amy Lawrence Club’s highest earner has underperformed this season and his manager has also left many fans underwhelmed. But the board does not appear to have the conviction to make a hard decisionAs Mesut Özil trudged, head bowed, around the pitch at the end of it all in Baku it was pertinent to wonder what has ...
2019-05-30, 19:52

‘Bad Boys for Life’ trailer: Will Smith and Martin Lawrence are back Everyone’s favorite ’90s detective duo is back. After a 16-year hiatus, Martin Lawrence and Will Smith will reunite on the mean streets of Miami in “Bad Boys for Life” next year. The trailer kicks off in classic “Bad Boys” fashion with Lawrence botching an interro...
2019-09-05, 06:00

Man Utd target James Maddison 'ignoring' transfer speculation Leicester star James Maddison insists he is ignoring speculation linking him with a summer switch to Manchester United, but admits talk of a £60m move is a "compliment" to his development at the King Power Stadium....
2019-06-17, 14:26

Clemson's Trevor Lawrence chases goal of being the best college quarterback ever Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence has long wanted to be the best ever. But Lawrence, even after starring as a freshman, says he isn't there yet.       ...
2019-08-29, 21:39

Now the face of college football, Clemson's Trevor Lawrence getting used to spotlight Trevor Lawrence is now the face of college football after leading Clemson past Alabama for the national title as a freshman. The adjustment isn't easy.       ...
2019-08-28, 18:00

Lawrence O’Donnell Retracts Claim of Russians’ Role in Trump Loans Mr. O’Donnell said his reporting hadn’t gone through MSNBC’s “rigorous verification and standards process.” The statement was likely to provide fuel for President Trump’s attacks on the media....
2019-08-29, 08:26

NBC News can’t verify Lawrence O’Donnell’s bombshell Trump-Russia report MSNBC prime time host Lawrence O'Donnell was forced to add additional context to a bombshell claim he made in regards to Deutsche Bank's recent disclosures and its connection to President Trump....
2019-08-29, 03:39

The good old days? Look deeper and the myth of ideal communities fades | Jon Lawrence As studies of kinship show, many people were glad to escape the strains of close-knit livingIn the countdown to a possible no-deal exit from the EU, there are some who cling to an optimistic narrative that our community spirit will get us through. Indeed, recent experiences in Whaley Bridge lend som...
2019-08-11, 07:52

Lawrence O’Donnell Backs Off Claim of Russians’ Role in Trump Loans Mr. O’Donnell said his reporting hadn’t gone through MSNBC’s “rigorous verification and standards process.” The statement was likely to provide fuel for President Trump’s attacks on the media....
2019-08-29, 02:26

Adele planning bachelorette party for friend Jennifer Lawrence: reports There's one name in the music business who always manages to pull in a crowd – and luckily for Jennifer Lawrence, that person is organizing her hen party....
2019-07-06, 16:52

Old failings rear up in Baku to leave Arsenal’s ambitions shipwrecked | Amy Lawrence Unai Emery’s side capitulated against Chelsea and, with such an important summer ahead, the damage may be severeThere was something almost pitiful about Unai Emery gesturing enthusiastically from his technical area, urging his team forwards, in the 90th minute at 4-1 down. He suddenly looked like a ...
2019-05-30, 00:52

Volunteer scuba divers embark on underwater cleanup expedition in St. Lawrence The woman dubbed the Mermaid of the St-Lawrence river is back in action this weekend leading an underwater cleanup expedition called Operation Cleanup 360, where close to a hundred divers and volunteers are spending 24 hours cleaning up one of the province's main sources of drinking water....
2019-09-15, 04:52

The real cost of cheap US chicken? Chlorination is just the start | Felicity Lawrence Concerns about the safety of post-Brexit imports mask a bigger issue: the hyper-intensive American farming modelAs sugar was to the 18th and 19th centuries, so chicken is to the 20th and 21st centuries. It has been turned into one of the defining commodities of our era. A luxury until it underwent i...
2019-09-10, 10:52

Volunteer scuba divers embark on underwater cleanup expedition of the St. Lawrence The woman dubbed the Mermaid of the St-Lawrence river is back in action this weekend leading an underwater cleanup expedition called Operation Cleanup 360, where close to 100 divers and volunteers are spending 24 hours cleaning up one of the province's main sources of drinking water....
2019-09-15, 19:26

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell admits reporting erroneous Trump story Cable news host Lawrence O’Donnell was forced to admit he was wrong to claim that Russian moguls close to Vladimir Putin had co-signed huge bank loans to Donald Trump before he became president. The mea culpa from the MSNBC host came after the president’s lawyer threatened to sue O’Donnell and the n...
2019-08-30, 11:13

Noted jazz drummer Lawrence Leathers found dead in the Bronx NEW YORK (AP) — Noted jazz drummer Lawrence Leathers has been found dead outside a Bronx apartment. Police say the 37-year-old Leathers was found Sunday in a stairwell outside the apartment he shared with 41-year-old Lisa Harris. Police say Leathers was involved in a physical dispute with Harris and...
2019-06-04, 04:26

Jennifer Lawrence Looks Head-Over-Heels in Love With Cooke Maroney During NYC Outing Love is in the air! Jennifer Lawrence and her fiancé Cooke Maroney continue to be the definition of couple goals, especially after their latest daytime outing, which entailed lunch,......
2019-09-10, 00:26

Do the Brazil Amazon fires justify environmental interventionism? | Lawrence Douglas All the reasons that support the project of humanitarian intervention apply with equal, if not greater force, in the case of the environmentThe horrific destruction of the Amazon rainforest under Brazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, raises a pressing question for the world community: do the...
2019-08-31, 15:52

River City Girls Is Like River City Ransom But With Girls For decades, old-school beat-em up fans have been following the adventures of River City Ransom heroes Kunio and Riki, a pair of high school tough guys with a knack for rescuing their girlfriends from thugs. Wayforward’s River City Girls turns that tired formula on its head. It’s an utterly charming...
2019-09-06, 01:00

Canada reverses speed restrictions meant to protect right whales in Gulf of St. Lawrence "Although we are allowing vessels to transit at safe operating speeds in the designated shipping lanes, if even one North Atlantic right whale is spotted, we will immediately implement another slowdown."...
2019-08-03, 02:00

Arsenal hope Edu’s return instils invincible ethos at a critical stage | Amy Lawrence Former player, appointed to oversee the club’s long-term vision, will find a squad in urgent need of quality in key positionsArsène Wenger was always so resistant to the idea of a technical director that it never got much leverage at Arsenal until he was gone. But a twisted route means it has taken ...
2019-07-10, 02:52

Crews search Gulf of St. Lawrence for North Atlantic right whales, disentanglement under consideration The Campobello Whale Rescue Team will be working from the Acadian Peninsula this week in order to quickly intervene when an entangled North Atlantic Right Whale is found....
2019-07-09, 02:39

College football notebook: Clemson's Lawrence tops preseason All-America team Clemson sophomore quarterback Trevor Lawrence, a Heisman Trophy favorite entering the 2019 season, headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, which was released Tuesday....
2019-08-21, 07:13

NFL stars Keenan Allen, DeMarcus Lawrence blast 'Madden' over their player rating NFL stars Keenan Allen and DeMarcus Lawrence were among those who expressed their outrage Monday over their “Madden” rating in the newest edition of the legendary video-game series....
2019-07-16, 22:52

Cowboys star DeMarcus Lawrence under fire for denying young Giants fan an autograph Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence is brushing away the criticism as easily as he did the young fan who prompted it. Lawrence was approached by a young fan wearing a Giants’ Saquon Barkley jersey to get him to sign a rally towel, but the 6-foot-3 two-time Pro Bowler didn’t break stride. “...
2019-09-11, 00:00

Ropeless fishing gear in development as second right whale found dead in Gulf of St. Lawrence In 2017, twelve North Atlantic right whales were found dead in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, prompting Ottawa to create measures to help protect the species....
2019-06-22, 03:00

Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney Spark Marriage Rumors After Courthouse Sighting Could Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney be the latest celeb couple to secretly get married? The rumor mill is working at full power after the American Hustle star and her art dealer......
2019-09-17, 13:00

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell retracts report that Trump loan had Russian signers Trump had threatened to sue the MSNBC host. O'Donnell said the report was “an error in judgment" that hadn’t gone through the network's verification and standards process....
2019-08-29, 16:26

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell Retracts Unverified Story Linking Trump to Russia (NEW YORK) — MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell on Wednesday retracted his story about supposed Russian ties to President Donald Trump’s finances and apologized for reporting it — just as Trump’s lawyer demanded. O’Donnell said, however, he still doesn’t know ...
2019-08-29, 09:13

Clemson's John Simpson does his best Trevor Lawrence impersonation at ACC Football Kickoff Senior offensive lineman John Simpson is representing Clemson at the ACC Football Kickoff and he decided to impersonate quarterback Trevor Lawrence.       ...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Lawrence Jones on Buttigieg's MSNBC town hall: Mayor Pete is a 'chameleon' Is Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg showing his far-left colors?   Fox Nation host Lawrence Jones thinks he is, calling him a "chameleon" while reviewing his comments at an MSNBC town hall Monday night....
2019-06-05, 03:39

England star Ben Stokes on ignoring personal milestones in heroic Ashes knock: 'I looked at the bigger picture' Ben Stokes said the knowledge that the Ashes would be lost if he failed inspired his extraordinary 135 not out that gave England a miracle one-wicket win, squaring the series at 1-1 with two Tests to play....
2019-08-26, 04:26

Giants sign Dexter Lawrence, DeAndre Baker, await top pick Daniel Jones The Giants are slowly but surely getting contracts finalized with their 2019 draft class, which was a large one, with 10 players taken this year. On Friday, they signed two of their three first-round picks, securing defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence and cornerback DeAndre Baker. The only unsigned dra...
2019-06-14, 21:52

Cowboys' DeMarcus Lawrence explains viral video of snubbing young Giants fan You'll have to excuse DeMarcus Lawrence if he didn't see the harm in refusing when a young fan in a Saquon Barkley jersey asked for an autograph.       ...
2019-09-12, 19:26

Bernie Sanders’ plan to empower workers could revolutionise Britain’s economy | Mathew Lawrence Giving employees a stake in firms would reshape power: this could be the start of a transatlantic challenge to neoliberalismProgressives are no longer content to just regulate capitalism – instead they’re going after capital, seeking to dramatically transform wealth itself. That is the lesson of Ber...
2019-06-03, 11:26

Trevor Lawrence leads the USA TODAY Sports preseason college football All-America team This year's USA TODAY Sports preseason college football All-America team is filled with Alabama and Clemson players, led by Trevor Lawrence.       ...
2019-08-21, 21:39

Cheryl Burke Marries Matthew Lawrence in Off-the-Shoulder Gown: All the Wedding Dress Details Just married! Matthew Lawrence and Cheryl Burke are officially husband and wife! The 39-year-old actor and the 35-year-old Dancing With the Stars pro tied the knot on Thursday, May 23, at......
2019-05-25, 00:13

Grammy-winning jazz drummer Lawrence Leathers dies in Bronx after apartment fight Two-time Grammy Award winner Lawrence "Lo" Leathers was found dead by police late Sunday morning in the Bronx after being involved in a fight.        ...
2019-06-04, 04:26

Lawrence Jones says Pledge of Allegiance controversy sparks mixed reactions in Minnesota city Residents offered mixed reactions to a Minnesota city's initial plan to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of its council meetings -- a decision that city officials are now reconsidering -- according to Lawrence Jones....
2019-07-11, 06:13

Robert Mueller made clear: he couldn't have indicted Trump even if he wanted to | Lawrence Douglas In his first comments since his report was released, Mueller underlined that responsibility for tackling presidential wrongdoing lies with CongressFor those who hoped that Robert Mueller’s first public comments since his report was released would do what it failed to – free us from a demagogue who h...
2019-05-30, 19:52

Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence defends snubbing a young Giants fan's autograph request A video went viral over the weekend that showed a young fan in a Saquon Barkley Giants jersey approach the Cowboys star for an autograph.       ...
2019-09-11, 12:13

Trevor Lawrence leads Tua Tagovailoa in USA TODAY Network's preseason Heisman Watch The race for college football's top individual prize has Clemson's Trevor Lawrence leading Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa in the preseason Heisman Trophy Watch       ...
2019-08-23, 18:52

Fox Nation announces new shows hosted by Tyrus, Kat Timpf, Tammy Bruce and Lawrence Jones Fox News contributors Tyrus, Kat Timpf, Tammy Bruce and Lawrence Jones will host new shows on Fox Nation, the on- demand, subscription-based streaming service, the network announced Thursday....
2019-05-24, 03:26

Lawrence O'Donnell says he made 'an error in judgment' by reporting unverified Trump-Russia bombshell MSNBC prime-time anchor Lawrence O'Donnell issued an apology for running with a single-sourced unverified claim about President Trump and Deutsche Bank....
2019-08-29, 03:39

Jennifer Lawrence to play damn dirty rat in Paolo Sorrentino-directed mafia movie, Mob Girl Following in the cement-covered footsteps of classic characters like Big Pussy Bonpensiero, Billy Costigan, and Joe “Donnie Brasco” Pistone, Jennifer Lawrence is set to break omerta (and Al Pacino’s heart) in Mob Girl, the story of real-world mafia wive-turned-informant, Arlyne Brickman....
2019-07-24, 21:39

South India hit by flooding Monsoons in southern India have devastated the state of Kerala, with 22,000 people forced to leave their homes. Floods last year were reported to be the worst in a century....
2019-08-09, 19:52

New York Giants hero Lawrence Tynes trolls Baker Mayfield after Cleveland Browns' blowout loss Former NFL kicker Lawrence Tynes took a shot at Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield after the Browns lost their season opener in a blowout to the Tennessee Titans on Sunday....
2019-09-09, 21:39

Barry prompts flooding in Mississippi Tropical Depression Barry transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into what the state's governor described as "an ocean." (July 15)        ...
2019-07-15, 22:39

Meat Producers Hit on Flooding Concerns U.S. meat producers’ pain worsened Monday, as their shares were hurt by fears about how persistent flooding is affecting crops they rely on for feed....
2019-06-17, 21:13

Juan Williams: Anti-Trump protesters targeting Lawrence Jones with racist abuse an example of 'intolerance coming from the left' Anti-Trump protestors who targeted Fox News contributor Lawrence Jones with racist remarks during an impeachment rally in Manhattan exposed a level of intolerance on the left, according to Juan Williams. ...
2019-06-19, 02:01

NC officials worried about storm surge, flooding North Carolina emergency officials remain worried about storm surge and flash flooding from Hurricane Dorian as it churns up the Atlantic coast. But preliminary damage reports from where the hurricane has departed are better than feared. (Sept. 6)        ...
2019-09-06, 22:00

| WATCH: 70 000 families displaced in Paraguay flooding Heavy flooding in Paraguay has displaced 70 000 families and is threatening to further inundate the capital Asuncion in the coming weeks, the country's weather bureau says....
2019-05-28, 19:52

Businesses suffer as Missouri flooding persists River levels were again rising Wednesday one day after storms ripped through parts of Missouri and Kansas. A broken drainage system under a main road in Sugar Creek, Missouri has caused flooding problems in the area for the past couple of years. (May 22)        ...
2019-05-22, 20:52

Flooding leads to Oklahoma and Arkansas evacuations Officials on Saturday warned some Tulsa residents to prepare to head to higher ground because old levees holding back the swollen Arkansas River are stressed and more rain is expected for the flood-weary region....
2019-05-26, 11:52

Britain hit by torrential rain, flooding and thunderstorms Homes left without power and roads flooded in south-east after overnight delugeTorrential rain and thunderstorms have hit parts of the UK overnight as unsettled weather continued to cause disruption across the country.Homes were left without power and roads were flooded in parts of the south-east, w...
2019-06-19, 09:39

Russia's Siberia hit by worst flooding in a century Heavy rainfall has flooded dozens of villages in Russia's southeastern Siberia, leaving at least 14 people dead and 13 missing. Homes and livestock have been lost in the summer floods....
2019-07-02, 12:39

Rockcastle Co. Flooding Damages Park, Businesses ROCKCASTLE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Across Brodhead, residents felt the effects of Thursday’s high floodwaters. “Actually got a text from our niece saying, ‘hey, the water is actually up to the doors of the church’ and so that was our really first big warning,” said ...
2019-06-08, 02:26

US state of Arkansas declares emergency over flooding Arkansas' governor proclaimed a state of emergency and ordered the National Guard to deploy rescue teams as the US state braces for record-breaking floods. Several people have lost their lives as storms continue....
2019-05-25, 05:13

Flash flooding in DC turns roads into rivers A slow-churning, torrential rainstorm soaked the nation’s capital Monday, knocking out power to thousands and prompting dozens of water rescues across Washington and northern Virginia. The National Weather Service lifted flash flood warnings for the greater DC metro area about 1 p.m., but not before...
2019-07-08, 21:39

Severe thunderstorms, flooding to impact the U.S. Midwest Portions of the midwestern United States are expected to deal with rounds of thunderstorms, which may pose a threat for flooding, damaging winds, hail and even a tornado or two Monday into Monday night....
2019-08-11, 23:52

Intense rainfall causing flooding in Okla. Widespread flooding is occurring in areas along the Arkansas River in Oklahoma and Arkansas. By Tuesday, hundreds of homes in Sand Springs, west of Tulsa, and other communities along the river had been evacuated. (May 28)        ...
2019-05-29, 04:13

The Latest: Record flooding likely for Arkansas communities VAN BUREN, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on tornadoes and flooding in the Midwest (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Forecasters are predicting record flooding in western Arkansas in communities along the Arkansas River because of huge amounts of water headed downstream from Oklahoma and Kansas. In Van Buren, ab...
2019-05-24, 17:39

Lincolnshire flooding: hundreds of homes to be evacuated Military helicopters are drafted in to repair broken bank of River Steeping in Wainfleet People are being evacuated from their homes following severe flooding in Lincolnshire.Those living in 290 properties in Wainfleet will be moved after concerns were raised over flood defences on the River Steepin...
2019-06-15, 18:39

10 dead, more than 1 million displaced in India flooding The Brahmaputra river, which flows from the Himalayas into India and then through Bangladesh, has burst its banks, swamping more than 1,800 villages in the state....
2019-07-14, 03:13

Severe weather spurs flooding in New Jersey Severe storms containing heavy rains and strong winds spurred flooding across New Jersey, disrupting travel and damaging some property. The storms started Wednesday night and continued for several hours through early Thursday. (June 20)        ...
2019-06-20, 20:00

SC officials warn of potentially deadly flooding South Carolina governor is warning of the potential for life-threatening flooding from Hurricane Dorian. (Sept. 4)        ...
2019-09-05, 09:13

Norway: Scores of sheep swept away by flooding Norwegian police have said more than 100 sheep were carried away after being swept away by a river in heavy rainfall. Houses and a retirement home were also cut off by rising water levels....
2019-09-16, 20:00

Record flooding causes Arkansas levee breach A levee along the Arkansas River has breached, prompting a flash flood warning and evacuation of a rural area in western Arkansas. Emergency officials have recommended that about 160 homes be evacuated. (May 31)        ...
2019-05-31, 23:00

Severe storms, flooding to wipe away heat from Northeast After a heat wave baked the northeastern United States over the weekend, violent thunderstorms and torrential downpours will sweep into the region on Monday and signal an end to the torrid weather....
2019-07-22, 18:52

Climate Change Is Bringing Epic Flooding to the Midwest We often focus on coastal cities when we talk about rising waters, but massive rainfall in the middle of the US has put millions at risk, harming the nation’s ability to produce food....
2019-05-24, 21:13

Flash flooding, heatwave threaten central, Southeast U.S More violent thunderstorms are expected to unleash flash flooding across the central United States in coming days while record high temperatures will bake the Deep South and Carolinas....
2019-05-24, 22:39

This Spring's Flooding Crisis Is Part of a Bigger Pattern for the U.S. The United States has faced historic flooding this spring. From the Midwest to California to the Southern Plains, record precipitation has begotten both slow-moving and flash floods. Read more......
2019-05-30, 23:39

Torrential rains cause flooding, evacuations in southern India Torrential monsoon rains in the southern Indian state of Kerala caused a major landslide and flooding that has cut off some areas, forcing the evacuation of more than 22,000 people, authorities said on Friday....
2019-08-09, 09:13

More showers raise flooding fears in Oklahoma, Arkansas TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Soaked areas of Oklahoma and Arkansas are forecast to receive more rain, increasing flooding concerns along the already swollen Arkansas River. Tulsa County officials say some residents west of Tulsa have already evacuated their homes due to flooding. Downstream in Fort Smith, Ar...
2019-05-27, 17:26

Worst of flooding is over for central U.S.; hurdles to overcome in July While the worst may be over in terms of widespread heavy rain, pockets of showers and thunderstorms are likely to cause trouble at the local levels over the central United States into July....
2019-06-12, 04:52

A Senator’s Lake House vs. a Town Fighting Flooding For years, there has been fierce debate over water levels at a popular lake. Senator James Inhofe, who has a vacation home there, took the matter to Washington....
2019-08-27, 17:13

Heavy flooding in Afghanistan kills 24 people in 2 days Afghan government says at least 24 people have been killed and 11 others injured in the past 48 hours as new wave of heavy rains and flooding has swept parts of the country...
2019-05-25, 11:39

More than 60 killed, hundreds of thousands displaced by flooding in Bangladesh Severe flooding has killed at least 61 people, displaced nearly 800,000 and inundated thousands of homes across a third of Bangladesh, government officials said on Tuesday, after two weeks of heavy monsoon rains....
2019-07-23, 17:26

Storm-ravaged central U.S. braces for more tornadoes, flooding It will be no rest for the weary across the central United States as lives and property will continue to be threatened by severe weather and flooding this Memorial Day holiday weekend and into Tuesday....
2019-05-27, 08:26

Monsoon flooding forces thousands from their homes in Myanmar Days of heavy monsoon rain and dangerously high river levels in Myanmar have forced more than 18,000 people from their homes and flooded at least one camp for people displaced by recent fighting, authorities and a politician said on Monday....
2019-07-15, 09:52

New Orleans battered by flooding rains ahead of possible hurricane New Orleans was battered by flooding rains on Wednesday that was connected to a weather system that could grow into the year’s first hurricane. More than 8 inches of rain fell on the city, which was also placed under a tornado warning when a water spout formed over Lake Pontchartrain. The seve...
2019-07-11, 11:26

Don't expect big tax breaks on losses from flooding, storms Changes under Trump's tax reform put a new limit on the casualty losses that can be claimed on a federal tax return after a major storm.       ...
2019-06-22, 13:26

Residents in Oklahoma, Arkansas evacuate as flooding persists Officials on Saturday warned some Tulsa residents to prepare to head to higher ground because old levees holding back the swollen Arkansas River are stressed and more rain is expected for the flood-weary region....
2019-05-25, 21:39

Worst of flooding is over for central U.S.; trouble forecast for July While the worst may be over in terms of widespread heavy rain, pockets of showers and thunderstorms are likely to cause trouble at the local levels over the central United States into July....
2019-06-12, 17:39

Some in Tulsa urged to leave home because of flooding risks TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma officials are urging residents to prepare to evacuate some Tulsa neighborhoods that are near stressed, old levees along the Arkansas River. City officials said Saturday that people living west of downtown should consider leaving for higher ground, even though the levees ...
2019-05-25, 19:13

Flash flooding prompts rescues in Oklahoma City Heavy rains flooded streets and businesses, prompting high water rescues in Oklahoma City as 1.5 inches of rain fell during a 30-minute period Thursday. (June 6)        ...
2019-06-07, 07:52

Afghan officials say heavy flooding kills 24 people The Afghan government says at least 24 people have been killed and 11 others injured in the past month as a new wave of heavy rains and flooding has swept parts of the country....
2019-05-25, 12:39

'So much land under so much water': extreme flooding is drowning parts of the midwest As relentless rain wreaks havoc in the farm belt, many struggle to copeEven with half of the houses on her street underwater, Dina Barker looked at the numbers and calculated that it was worth holding out.The rate at which water was pouring out of the rain-swollen Keystone dam less than 10 miles up ...
2019-06-03, 08:39

Emergency Management Warns Of Flash Flooding Concerns In Franklin Co. FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Franklin County Emergency Management workers are urging drivers to be careful on the roads as they are at risk for flash flooding. All of the recent rainfall caused Benson Creek to rise up, and with about four to six more inches of rain in the forecast for this week, F...
2019-06-18, 00:13

Scores of Rohingya refugee shelters in Bangladesh destroyed by flooding Heavy monsoon rains in Bangladesh have drenched the Cox’s Bazar settlement, home to more than 900,000 Rohingya refugees, destroying some 273 shelters, and injuring 11 people, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Friday. The huge refugee camp has been hit by three days of non-stop rain, and more hea...
2019-07-05, 19:39

Weathering months of flooding, residents fear Mississippi town will never be the same Some homes in the Mississippi Delta have been flooded since February. Damage could total tens of millions of dollars.        ...
2019-06-27, 21:52

Oklahoma driver goes around roadblocks set up for flooding, ends up crashing into sinkhole A driver in Oklahoma who ignored barricades set up amid ongoing flooding ended up needed to be rescued on Wednesday after crashing into a sinkhole, according to officials....
2019-06-02, 17:39

A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding While officials worked to restore power and remove fallen trees in Assumption Parish on Sunday, one hazard was notably absent in its towns as a major storm pushed north: flooding....
2019-07-16, 02:26

NYC sues Virginia company for flooding Big Apple with untaxed cigarettes A Virginia cigarette company schemed with black-market sellers in New York City to funnel tens of thousands of cartons of un-taxed smokes into the city every month, officials charged Monday. The City has slapped Cigarettes Unlimited with a racketeering lawsuit, claiming at least three of their Fred...
2019-07-16, 02:52

78 dead in Nepal as flooding wreaks havoc in South Asia Monsoon flooding and landslides are continuing to cause havoc in South Asia, with the death toll rising to 78 in Nepal and authorities in neighboring northeastern India battling to provide relief to over 4 million people in the state of Assam...
2019-07-16, 17:39

Vandals accused of flooding World War II-era submarine face new charges New charges have been levied against five so-called urban explorers accused of flooding and partially sinking a World War II-era submarine in New Jersey during a pair of break-ins last summer....
2019-07-25, 08:13

Barry may still pack a punch with heavy downpours, localized flooding Locally heavy, gusty storms associated in part with Barry at midweek will pose localized flash-flooding threats this week and then usher in the hottest weather of the summer of 2019 so far in the northeastern United States....
2019-07-16, 21:26

Hero unclogs sewer to help clear flooding on Queens highway If you see something, do something. One woman in Queens took action Monday night to help alleviate severe flooding that closed all lanes on the Long Island Expressway near Francis Lewis Boulevard. Daphne Youree exited her car and grabbed an orange construction cone and began clearing debris that was...
2019-07-23, 04:52

Ex-pharma chief charged with flooding Appalachian towns with opioids Anthony Rattini accused of ignoring evidence of opioids’ harmCharges mark shift in effort to hold drug firms to accountFederal prosecutors have charged a former president of a major pharmaceutical distributor with flooding parts of Appalachia with millions of opioid pills while ignoring evidence the...
2019-07-19, 20:13

Ohio pharmaceutical distributor accused of flooding Appalachia with opioids A criminal indictment this week accuses an Ohio pharmaceutical distributor of scheming to flood parts of rural Appalachia with millions of painkillers, contributing to the opioid epidemic....
2019-07-20, 19:39

Arkansas, Oklahoma brace for historic flooding in storm-hit U.S. Midwest Communities along the swollen Arkansas River in Oklahoma and Arkansas prepared on Wednesday for further flooding, with the mayor of Tulsa urging thousands of residents behind the city's aging levees to be ready to evacuate in the event of a "worst-case scenario."...
2019-05-29, 17:13

Still Menaced by Flooding, Louisiana Dodges a Storm’s Worst Blows Tropical Storm Barry crept slowly northward on Sunday, soaking Louisiana with heavy rain, but fears of catastrophic flooding in the state’s biggest cities eased as the storm weakened....
2019-07-15, 08:13

New Orleans Faces Catastrophic Flooding Ahead of Possible Tropical Storm Would-be Tropical Storm Barry is still a day or more away from forming, let alone making landfall. But the developing system’s impacts are already being felt on Wednesday morning in New Orleans.Read more......
2019-07-10, 22:39

Flooding swamps New Orleans before potential hurricane makes landfall New Orleans streets into small rivers as a possible hurricane could make landfall in the area on Saturday.        ...
2019-07-11, 02:39

Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in South Asia The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries...
2019-07-20, 17:26

British military called in to stop dam collapsing and flooding town A British military helicopter dropped sacks of ballast on Friday onto the outer slope of a reservoir dam in a bid to prevent it collapsing and flooding the town below....
2019-08-02, 16:52

The Science Behind Tropical Storm Barry's Potentially Catastrophic Flooding If there is one thing you need to know about Tropical Storm Barry, it is this: The storm bearing down on Louisiana is forecast to be a flooding disaster. Read more......
2019-07-12, 04:00

Monsoons, flash flooding kills at least 47 in Nepal, dozens missing 47 people have been killed and dozens are missing or injured after heavy rainfall caused massive flooding and landslides in Nepal over the past few days, according to the Nepalese government...
2019-07-14, 18:00

Brewing tropical system in Gulf of Mexico may exacerbate flooding A brewing tropical system not only has the potential to become the second named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season but may also add to the severity and extent of flooding over the central United States this week....
2019-06-03, 23:52

Memorial Day: sweltering heat and storms follow tornadoes and flooding 100F forecast from Florida to South CarolinaTwo dead and 29 injured in Oklahoma tornadoSweltering heat, storms and possible twisters were expected to hit the southern plains and south-eastern states on Memorial Day, after a spate of deadly tornadoes and flooding. Related: Are hurricanes getting stro...
2019-05-27, 14:39

Monsoon flooding death toll rises to 152 in South Asia GAUHATI, India — Officials say the death toll has risen to 152 in monsoon flooding in South Asia as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries. At least 90 people have died in Nepal and 50 in India’s Assam state. A dozen people have been killed in neighboring ...
2019-07-20, 10:52

90 dogs and 7 cats died in flooding at a Bahamas animal shelter A massive storm surge in the Bahamas killed about 90 dogs and seven cats in an animal shelter during Hurricane Dorian, according to staffers at the shelter....
2019-09-10, 20:26

Storm 'Axel' causes travel disruption, flooding in Germany, Austria Parts of Germany came to a standstill after storms and torrential rain, especially in the south. One person died and daily life has been disrupted. The worst weather appears to be over, for now....
2019-05-21, 23:39

Dangerous storms across midwestern U.S. leave string of tornadoes, flooding Dangerous storms left a string of more than 30 tornadoes across the central U.S., damaging homes in Oklahoma, demolishing a racetrack grandstand in Missouri and inundating the region with water over a short period....
2019-05-22, 02:39

TRAFFIC ALERT: Flooding causes road closures in Cochise County Flooding of Frontier Road in Cochise County. Photo Courtesy of Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. COCHISE COUNTY – The Cochise County Sheriff’s office has announced that Frontier Road at Davis and Frontier Road at Double Adobe are closed due to flooding at Mile Post 7. No estimated t...
2019-08-29, 06:26

220 dogs, 50 cats died in flooding at Bahamas animal shelter A massive storm surge in the Bahamas killed about 220 dogs and 50 cats in an animal shelter during Hurricane Dorian, according to staffers at the shelter....
2019-09-09, 04:00

Heavy storms and flooding leaves 1 person dead in Louisiana Heavy storms, packing strong winds and large amounts of rainfall, slammed into Louisiana and Oklahoma on Thursday, killing one person and injuring several others, authorities said. A pick-up truck in Baton Rouge stalled in flood waters Thursday morning, and the driver got out and tried to wade throu...
2019-06-07, 02:52

Rain, flooding expected in U.S. Southern Plains after deadly storms Weather forecasters on Wednesday expected drenching rains to roll into the storm-ravaged U.S. southern and central states, where thunderstorms and tornadoes killed at least three people and triggered widespread flooding....
2019-05-22, 22:39

Mississippi senator asks Trump for pumps to ease flooding JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — One of Mississippi’s U.S. senators wants President Donald Trump to order temporary pumps to remove floodwaters from part of the state that’s been underwater for four months. U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith made the request Wednesday in a letter to Trump, noting the feder...
2019-06-13, 04:39

Rain And Flooding Expected In US Southern Plains After Deadly Storms Weather forecasters on Wednesday expected drenching rains to roll into the storm-ravaged US southern and central states, where thunderstorms and tornadoes killed at least three people and triggered......
2019-05-23, 09:39

Jennifer Lawrence's Latest Film Role Is a True Crime Junkie's Dream Come True Jennifer Lawrence is making true crime dreams come true. The actress has landed the lead role in the highly-anticipated adaptation of the true-crime story Mob Girl, written by Teresa......
2019-07-25, 05:26

Storm Barry bears down on New Orleans with 'extreme rain,' flooding risk Some residents and visitors prepared to flee New Orleans on Thursday as Tropical Storm Barry closed in and officials warned of "extreme rain" and flooding if the storm makes landfall by early Saturday as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019....
2019-07-11, 23:00

Rain, flooding follow Storm Barry as it spins north from New Orleans Storm Barry trudged through northwestern Louisiana on Sunday, weakening to a tropical depression but dropping up to 15 inches (38 cm) of rain in some places to create life-threatening flood conditions along the Mississippi River....
2019-07-15, 00:39

New Orleans residents stunned by severe flooding as tropical system strengthens The widespread flooding that inundated many parts of New Orleans on Wednesday astounded even longtime residents of a city that frequently withstands the brunt of hurricanes and tropical storms....
2019-07-11, 04:26

Hurricane Dorian: Hundreds trapped on Ocracoke Island, N.C., after 'catastrophic flooding' "Catastrophic flooding" on Ocracoke Island has left hundreds of people stranded on the North Carolina Outer Banks island in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, state and local officials said Friday....
2019-09-07, 11:52

Acute Monsoon Flooding in Nepal and India Leaves Dozens Dead The death toll was likely to rise significantly, with hundreds of thousands displaced from their homes as severe rains lashed South Asia, officials said....
2019-07-14, 18:13

Tropical Storm Barry Pelts Louisiana, Millions Brace For Flooding Major storm Barry slammed into Louisiana on Saturday, pelting the region with heavy rain and ferocious winds as millions of Americans braced for the serious flooding expected to follow....
2019-07-14, 06:39

What to know about Tropical Storm Barry's path, landfall, winds, flooding and more Some 14 trillion gallons of rainwater are forecast to fall on Louisiana, Mississippi and Arkansas during Barry. Three million people may be impacted.        ...
2019-07-14, 04:13

Hurricane Dorian flooding may have trapped North Carolina residents: officials North Carolina officials are worried that some Outer Banks residents might be trapped by flooding from Hurricane Dorian. The water rose 7 feet in just two hours as Dorian made landfall Friday morning as a Category 1 storm. That was far weaker than the Category 5 monster which devastated the Bahamas ...
2019-09-07, 20:39

Millions face flooding risk as storm strengthens in Gulf of Mexico Powerful rains lashed parts of the Deep South on Thursday morning, packing winds just short of tropical storm force — with the potential to develop into a Category 1 hurricane by the end of the week, forecasters warned. Flash flood watches are in effect from south-central Louisiana to the western Fl...
2019-07-11, 17:00

Oklahoma cowboys ride in to save hundreds of animals from unprecedented flooding For the past two weeks, farmers in Oklahoma have wincingly witnessed unprecedented floods decimate decades of history, their ranches, their livestock, their livelihoods. But a group of four longtime friends and cowboys have set aside their own day jobs and joined forces to voluntarily save as many a...
2019-06-03, 15:26

Arkansas community braces for flooding impact on Memorial Day weekend: 'Keep everybody in your prayers' Historic flooding in Northwest Arkansas has residents and business owners preparing for the wors as the National Weather Service warned of a "dangerous and life threatening situation” with “near catastrophic flooding along the Arkansas River” and “nearby businesses... severely flooded.”...
2019-05-27, 04:26

Flooding prompts dramatic water rescues after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Texas A significant severe weather outbreak erupted across the central and southern Plains into Tuesday unleashing drenching rain, flash flooding and at least two dozen tornadoes....
2019-05-21, 23:13

UPDATE 3-Midwest flooding disrupts U.S. crude, fuel cash markets Unexpected pipeline outages and refinery shutdowns over the past week - in part caused by bad weather in the U.S. Midwest - has roiled cash markets for both crude oil and refined products, traders said on Tuesday....
2019-05-28, 23:13

Mississippi farmers suffering after widespread flooding prevents crops from being planted The time to get crops like soy beans, cotton and corn in the ground have come and gone for many farmers in the Mississippi Delta. Months of flooding from record rainfall and backed up waterways, which were shut off from draining into the Mississippi River, has flooded more than a million acres of la...
2019-08-01, 03:39

Southern delays: Train chaos continues into evening after heavy flooding Travellers around south London faced severe delays and train cancellations this evening as rail networks struggle to "return to normal" following heavy flooding....
2019-06-11, 23:26

Arkansas losing over $20M a day from record flooding as residents brace for water to keep rising Historic flooding in Arkansas continues as the water travels south and communities around Little Rock are preparing for the Arkansas River to reach its highest level this week....
2019-06-03, 22:26

Deadly tornadoes, ‘catastrophic’ flooding and extreme heat grip parts of U.S. Deadly Tornadoes, historic flooding and record-breaking heat waves are hitting parts of the central and southern United States, resulting in at least five deaths in a span of a week....
2019-05-27, 23:39

Spring flooding in Midwest will begin to unclog America's soybean backup The historic spring flooding that prevented Midwest farmers from planting millions of acres of corn and soy will help to unclog the nation's soybean market this fall....
2019-07-16, 01:52

Powerful EF3 tornado kills 2, injures 29 in Oklahoma town recovering from flooding A deadly tornado ripped through an Oklahoma City suburb Saturday night, destroying a motel and causing massive damage.        ...
2019-05-26, 22:39

The Battle for Bad River “Water is life” takes on new meaning at the Kakagon-Bad River Sloughs. Here, the water itself feels alive. The 10,000-acre wetland on the southwestern shore of Lake Superior is an ever-changing landscape of marshes, bogs, and lagoons. Cedar and pine forests give way to fields of aquatic grasses like...
2019-09-11, 22:13

Singer Steve Lawrence, of 'Steve and Eydie' duo, says he has Alzheimer's Steve Lawrence, the 1960s-era singer and comedian who performed at nightclubs and on television with his wife Eydie Gorme, said on Tuesday he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease....
2019-06-11, 21:13

Record heat hits U.S. Southeast, threat of flooding remains in Central states A heat wave with record-breaking potential gripped the southeastern United States on Monday, while the Central Plains will get a respite from the deadly weather that has pounded and flooded the region since last week, forecasters said....
2019-05-27, 21:00

New Orleans braces for flooding, Trump declares emergency ahead of Storm Barry New Orleans braced for severe flooding with residents told to hunker down as a growing tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico headed for landfall late on Friday or early on Saturday as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019....
2019-07-12, 13:01

Month of rain in a day: Parts of Southeast deal with flooding, high water rescues Roads became rivers, high-water rescues were underway, and states of emergency were declared in parts of the Southeast.        ...
2019-06-09, 20:00

Arkansas residents assess damage after historic flooding, shift focus to rebuilding After historic flooding in Arkansas left communities underwater, many people and families who evacuated are finally able to make their way back by boat to assess the damage....
2019-06-09, 21:52

Hurricane Dorian lashes Bahamas with ferocious winds and flash flooding - video Winds of more than 220mph (355km/h) have struck the northern Bahamas in the biggest storm to hit the Caribbean island chain in modern times. The ‘catastrophic’ category 5 hurricane forced the US states of Georgia and South Carolina to issue evacuation orders for their coastal communities on Sunday n...
2019-09-03, 05:00

Potent storm to trigger flooding, tornado threats in Ohio Valley, Northeast The caboose in a train of storm systems will travel from the Midwest on Wednesday to the Northeast on Thursday with concentrated heavy rain and the potential for severe thunderstorms and tornadoes....
2019-06-18, 21:13

Wildfires, flooding wreaking havoc in Russia. Climate change is making it worse Russia's meteorological service says it sees global climate change as a factor behind the wildfires blazing throughout Siberia and the Far East.        ...
2019-08-02, 18:52

As Hurricane Dorian pushes north, South Carolina braces for flooding not seen in decades Hurricane Dorian beat a steady path north on Wednesday, as residents of coastal South Carolina braced for the region's worst flooding in 30 years, authorities and forecasters said....
2019-09-05, 00:52

Heavy downpours wreak havoc in Istanbul, flooding historic Grand Bazaar Strong rains in Istanbul on Saturday flooded several neighborhoods, as well as the Grand Bazaar, while officials said one person was found dead in the city....
2019-08-17, 17:26

Storm Barry moves inland from New Orleans, leaves rain and flooding in its wake Tropical Storm Barry trudged through northwestern Louisiana on Sunday, threatening tornadoes and dropping up to 15 inches of rain in some places to create life-threatening flood conditions along the Mississippi River....
2019-07-14, 18:26

Corn futures hit 5-year high as flooding, more rain could add to planting woes in heartland Flood waters receded in portions of the nation's Midwest in the past week, but the weather forecast calls for heavy rain and severe thunderstorms over the next few days that could further complicate matters for farmers....
2019-06-15, 17:26

India monsoon flooding, landslides leave nearly 150 dead, hundreds of thousands evacuated Nearly 150 people have died and more than 400,000 people have been forced to flee their homes following days of torrential rain that triggered catastrophic flooding and mudslides in southern India, reports said....
2019-08-13, 20:39

New Orleans, Gulf Coast face flooding threat from likely Tropical Storm Barry A brewing tropical weather system in the Gulf of Mexico is bringing widespread flash flooding across New Orleans on Wednesday, as forecasters warn the storm could strengthen to a hurricane by the weekend....
2019-07-10, 23:13

Hurricane Dorian sets sights on Canada after 'biblical' flooding in North Carolina Hurricane Dorian is on the move up the Eastern Seaboard after dumping a deluge of rain and seawaters, flooding neighborhoods and first floors of many homes in North Carolina....
2019-09-07, 15:00

Hong Kong airport to resume all flights after protesters cause chaos by flooding terminal Hong Kong airport has said it will restart flights after thousands of pro-democracy protesters occupied its main terminal and forced it to shut down....
2019-08-13, 11:39

Arkansas city trying to save homes in effort to stem flow of massive flooding Crews in a small city in Arkansas were making a last effort on Saturday to save low-lying parts of the town from floodwaters pouring through a breached levee....
2019-06-02, 01:26

‘A River Runs Through It’ soon open to all After years of planning, the stream made famous in the fly fishing book and movie featuring Brad Pitt, “A River Runs Through It,” will soon be open to all....
2019-05-31, 16:26

Former Drug Company Execs, Pharmacists Arrested for Allegedly Flooding Small Towns With Opioids Federal officials have indicted two former executives at the pharmaceutical wholesaler Miami-Luken for allegedly distributing millions of opioid pills illegally in rural Appalachia. Two pharmacists have also been charged, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern Dist...
2019-07-19, 23:13

London weather latest: Commuters advised not to travel as flooding prompts transport chaos Commuters have been warned not to travel on Tuesday morning after severe flooding prompted transport chaos, with dozens of trains cancelled and roads left gridlocked....
2019-06-11, 09:13

Buildings, northern cities, coastlines at risk of climate change-related flooding: report New research for the federal Treasury Board has concluded that buildings, coastlines and northern communities face the biggest risks from climate change in Canada....
2019-07-04, 16:26

Washington area hit by flash flooding, stranding drivers and soaking White House basement A morning rainstorm creating a treacherous commute across the nation’s capital on Monday, as numerous roads were washed out and the White House basement ended up getting soaked....
2019-07-08, 20:00

'Prolific' severe weather event sparks tornadoes, hail, flooding in Oklahoma, Texas The central United States is once again on heightened alert as severe storms, which could produce life-threatening impacts such as long-track tornadoes and flash flooding, ignite across the region through Monday night....
2019-05-21, 15:00

National Archives confirm Declaration of Independence, Constitution and Bill of Rights safe after D.C. flooding Dangerous flash floods have rocked the Washington, D.C. area on Monday, but the nation's founding documents are safe, according to The National Archives....
2019-07-09, 00:52

Madrid area inundated by severe rain, hail storm that spawned dramatic flooding A massive storm around Spain's capital on Monday spawned severe rain and hail that triggered dramatic flooding that swept away vehicles and caused numerous rescues throughout the region....
2019-08-27, 19:39

Whaley Bridge flooding: RAF helicopter drafted in as thousands are evacuated over fears of reservoir collapse An RAF Chinook was drafted into a Derbyshire town last night in efforts to stop a reservoir collapsing after it was "badly" damaged during heavy rain....
2019-08-02, 07:39

Tropical Storm Barry moves inland in Louisiana; flooding, power outages reported Tropical Storm Barry, which made landfall Saturday as a Category 1 hurricane near Intracoastal City, La., moved inland over the southern portion of the state in the afternoon....
2019-07-14, 02:39

England flooding: Stranded East Midlands Trains passengers evacuated from train after landslide Passengers on board a flood-hit train from London to Nottingham were left stranded after heavy rain in large parts of England caused a landslide in Northamptonshire....
2019-06-13, 22:52

10 of the best lake and river holidays in Europe From exploring Finland’s lake district to canoeing the Danube delta, we pick the continent’s most beautiful regions for fresh-water activity holidaysFew places have more romantic appeal than the Italian Lakes, from celebrity-favourite Como, to the vast, stylish Garda. Among the quietest but most pic...
2019-06-27, 18:52

40 bodies recovered from the River Nile The death toll from Monday's attack on the sit-in of Sudan's pro-democracy protesters has risen to 100, after 40 bodies were recovered from the River Nile, according to the Central Committee of Sudan Doctors (CCSD)....
2019-06-05, 21:39

A Rhine romance: following the mighty river Flowing from the Swiss Alps to the Hook of Holland, the Rhine is a merger of European cultures and landscapes, writes Ben CoatesHiking over the rocks near Tujetsch, I was surprised to find a lighthouse. My surprise wasn’t due to its appearance: the lighthouse was modest in size and rusty red, with t...
2019-06-29, 10:26

This Swiss river is clear enough to see 30 feet below Tucked away in Ticino, Switzerland, Valle Verzasca is known for its debris-free, crystal clear water. Swimmers can clearly see the bottom of the riverbed. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. See Also:7 places that serve avocado with a twistWhat beer ramen tastes likeHow custom paddleboards a...
2019-08-01, 00:26

Man’s body found in the Bronx River A man’s body was pulled from the Bronx River on Monday morning, police and fire officials said. Emergency responders received a call at about 8:50 a.m. from a woman who spotted a corpse in the river near the Eastern Boulevard Bridge in Hunts Point, the FDNY said. The body was removed from the ...
2019-09-10, 01:13

Hurricane Dorian strikes Carolinas with flooding and powerful winds after deadly storm ravages Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has struck the Carolinas with flooding and strong winds, downing trees and whipping up tornadoes after it ravaged the Bahamas for days....
2019-09-06, 05:52

Dorian lashes North Carolina with flooding, hurricane-force winds as eyewall brushes coast Hurricane Dorian slowly stormed up the southeast coast of the United States on Friday, spitting out tornadoes, stirring up powerful waves and storm surge and unleashing heavy rain....
2019-09-06, 11:52

Knee-deep flooding jams transit, swamps battered Brooklyn, darkens parts of New Jersey Trains and planes were delayed while cars and pedestrians slogged through knee-deep water in Brooklyn as flooding swept through parts of the borough.        ...
2019-07-23, 16:13

Traffic Alert: Construction along River might cause delays TUCSON – Heads up if you are driving on River Road for the next week or so. Construction is taking place on River between 1st and Campbell. It is part of the second set of roadway improvement projects associated with the voter- approved Proposition 101, Tucson Delivers Better streets Program. ...
2019-09-05, 08:52

South of the river: London before gentrification – in pictures From denture repair shops to raunchy laundrettes, Niall McDiarmid’s portraits of the overlooked parts of deepest south London are a wonderful throwback to a time before the developers descended• McDiarmid’s book Southwestern is published by Setanta Continue reading......
2019-07-31, 19:52

Teenager OK After Fall From Cliff in Red River Gorge POWELL COUNTY, KY (Lex 18) – A teenage hiker is lucky to only have minor injuries after falling from a cliff on Auxier Ridge Trail in the Red River Gorge Wednesday afternoon. “His mom ran up to the top of the rock and was like, my son fell,” said Bethany Hamilton, a hiker. “S...
2019-06-13, 08:39

NBA 2K Announces WNBA Players, A River Of Sexism Follows Yesterday, when WNBA star Breanna Stewart let her fans know she’ll be in NBA 2K20, coming out September 9, the top response asked whether the basketball game, which has a MyCareer mode, has a MyKitchen mode, too....
2019-08-10, 05:52

$3.5B Fordham Landing project going up near Harlem River Another industrial wasteland along the Harlem River waterfront in the Bronx is on its way to a face-lift. The $3.5 billion mixed-use Fordham Landing project is planned to rise between the Harlem River and the Major Deegan Expressway. Developer Dynamic Star, founded by Gary Segal and Brad Zackson, is...
2019-05-22, 09:00

More Than 100 Sheep Swept Away As River Overflows In Norway Heavy rainfall in Norway has caused rivers to overflow their banks, with a waterway in the west of the country sweeping away more than 100 sheep, police said Monday....
2019-09-16, 18:26

Bus plunges into river, killing 24 in northwest Pakistan Pakistani police say a bus has fallen off a mountainous road into a river, killing at least 24 passengers and injuring two in the country’s northwest...
2019-08-31, 09:00

Seven dead after river boat capsizes in Budapest Sightseeing boat was by the Hungarian parliament building when it collided with another vesselSeven South Koreans have died after a sightseeing boat sank in the Danube, close to the Hungarian parliament building in central Budapest, Hungarian and South Korean officials have said.Thirty-three South K...
2019-05-30, 04:52

Distilling the Jim Beam fire: What we know about the cause, river impact and more A fire has been burning at Jim Beam Bourbon warehouse. Here's what to know about its impact on the Kentucky River, wildlife and more.       ...
2019-07-05, 19:39

Farmers are using drones to help save an endangered US river The Colorado River is a vital but threatened river in the Western U.S., so farmers are adapting to help conserve it.       ...
2019-08-14, 04:52

Fighting Hunger in the Klamath River Basin Wednesday: Native Americans have some of the nation’s highest rates of food insecurity. Also: Another round of California v. Trump; and a special Berkeley cafe....
2019-08-14, 21:39

Dog thrown out of car near Salt River unable to be saved PHOENIX (KPNX) — A small dog that is believed to have been thrown out of moving car near Salt River Saturday morning has a broken spine and won’t be able to be saved, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. MCSO’s Lake Patrol found the small dog on the side of the ...
2019-06-16, 08:26

Seven dead and several missing after river boat capsizes At least seven people have died and several are missing after a river boat with South Korean tourists on board capsized in the Hungarian capital Budapest....
2019-05-30, 00:52

Barges strike dam on Arkansas River in Oklahoma Two barges that broke loose on the swollen Arkansas River have struck a dam in Oklahoma, and at least one sank into the river. Near Crescent, erosion left several homes hanging over the Cimarron River. One unoccupied home rolled into the river. (May 23)        ...
2019-05-24, 00:13

A dam-building race threatens the Mekong River The Mekong River is a lifeline to many communities in Southeast Asia. But an ongoing drought and dozens of hydroelectric power plants are lowering water levels and damaging a fragile ecosystem....
2019-08-17, 05:26

New York sues EPA over GE's Hudson River PCB cleanup New York sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, accusing the agency of prematurely allowing General Electric Co to stop clearing the Hudson River of PCB contamination before the cleanup was finished....
2019-08-21, 19:52

We've discovered a massive dinosaur-era river delta under the sea Some of the first dinosaurs may have lived and hunted on the largest delta plain ever discovered, which was 10 times the size of the Amazon river delta...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Kenya and Tanzania: Living on the Mara River, together Scientists are gathering data on the Mara River to ensure it can continue to support life, all the way from its source in Kenya to its mouth in Tanzania....
2019-09-10, 19:13

'Hudson Rising' Review: Reflections on a River The New-York Historical Society’s exhibition follows the 200-year story of the river’s ecological transformation, from its despoilment by industrial waste to its ascendance in the wake of the environmental movement....
2019-07-09, 11:39

Trump slams MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell over reporting 'totally inaccurate' story MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell admits he made an error reporting an unverified story on President Donald Trump on Tuesday night.        ...
2019-08-29, 23:13

MSNBC host Lawrence O'Donnell made 'error in judgment' reporting unverified Trump story MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell admits he made an error reporting an unverified story on President Donald Trump on Tuesday night.        ...
2019-08-29, 10:26

Washington flooding: Drivers seek refuge on cars after nearly a month's worth of rain falls in one hour Emergency workers have responded to dozens of rescue calls and used boats to pluck people from flooded cars after nearly a month's worth of rain hit Washington DC in one hour....
2019-07-09, 14:13

Storm Barry cuts half U.S. Gulf Coast oil output, flooding fears close coastal refinery An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Thursday cut more than half the region's oil output, with energy companies evacuating staff from nearly 200 offshore facilities and a coastal refinery....
2019-07-12, 00:52

Tropical Storm Barry brings 'significant flooding threat' as officials warn of snakes, alligators in water After making landfall in Louisiana, Tropical Storm Barry contributed making its slow trek northward on Sunday across the region, bringing the threat of flash flooding for the lower Mississippi River valley and warnings by officials to stay out of the water due to what may lurk underneath. ...
2019-07-14, 18:52

Hurricane Dorian latest: Massive flooding unleashed across Bahamas as people urged to find flotation devices Hurricane Dorian has caused massive flooding across the Bahamas, pounding the islands with so much wind and water that people were urged to find flotation devices and grab hammers to break out of their attics if necessary....
2019-09-03, 02:00

Low water hampers Rhine river shipping in Germany Water levels on the Rhine in Germany have fallen after recent dry weather and cargo vessels cannot sail fully loaded on sections of the river, traders said on Tuesday....
2019-07-23, 10:39

Oldman River water levels below average in Lethbridge “The risk of flooding in the river this spring is really quite low because of the current conditions,” said Doug Kaupp, Lethbridge’s manager of water and wastewater....
2019-05-22, 04:00

UK river defences ‘prevent £1.1bn a year in flood damage’ First ever financial study stresses need for investment in face of climate crisisFlood damage estimated at £1.1bn a year is being prevented by the UK’s network of river barriers and defences, according to research.The Association of British Insurers (ABI) says it is the first time the financial cont...
2019-06-12, 09:52

Body found 100 km downstream after Hungary river disaster A body was pulled from the Danube more than 100 km downstream from Budapest, officials said on Monday, the first apparent victim recovered since the night of a boat crash presumed to have killed 28 people....
2019-06-03, 15:13

Utah sex suspect missing after chase, car plunge into river A Utah man sought in an alleged sex crime involving a juvenile was missing Saturday after his car plunged into a river in a northwestern Arizona gorge a day earlier, authorities said. Police in Hurricane, Utah, said in a statement that the man’s car was spotted upside down in the Virgin River along ...
2019-06-02, 00:13

California man jumps into river to elude homeowner, police SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a California man jumped into a river to elude a homeowner and police following a report of a burglary. The Sacramento Bee reports that 40-year-old Michael Hernandez leapt into the St. John’s River in Visalia following pursuit by a homeowner Saturday. Her...
2019-06-24, 03:26

Floodwaters to surge to near historic levels along Mississippi River In response to recent torrential rains, runoff has the Mississippi River on the rise again with waters expected to crest within several feet of record levels in Missouri, Iowa and Illinois during the first part of June....
2019-05-30, 19:00

Mom drowns herself, twin daughters by driving into river: cops A Michigan woman drowned herself and her twin daughters by intentionally driving into the Kalamazoo River, authorities said Tuesday. Two other girls were in the car with the 44-year-old woman, but she let them out before she drove into the water in Kalamazoo on Monday, the city’s Department of Publi...
2019-06-19, 14:00

Missouri River will remain high because of water from dams OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River from upstream dams will remain at a high level for several months because of recent heavy rain and remaining snowpack. The Army Corps of Engineers says it expects water releases from reservoirs on the Missouri to be ...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Pooch rescued after falling into East River in Brooklyn Cops rescued a little pooch after it fell into the choppy waters of the East River on Friday morning in Brooklyn, police said. The white Maltese pup — named Holly — got loose from her owner and fell into the water shortly after 9:45 a.m. near the Greenpoint Pier in the area of Java Street......
2019-05-25, 03:26

There's something in the water: the shocking contents of the River Thames What is London made of? To learn about the quotidian existence of its citizens, look to the murky waters that rush beneath its bridges — and, more importantly, what's in them, says Samuel Fishwick...
2019-07-18, 11:39

Santa Cruz river now flowing at 1.5K gallons per minute TUCSON – Water recently started flowing again in the Santa Cruz River. It is part of the Santa Cruz River Heritage project that the City of Tucson launched in June. On Tuesday, Tucson Water said they are now “experimenting with lower flows to manage how far the surface water travels down the river c...
2019-07-03, 21:26

A day in the life of the River Thames: 24 hours spent on its waters London's river is home to everything from seals to seahorses and the nation's busiest lifeboat service. Frankie McCoy hitches a ride along the Thames to delve into its depths...
2019-07-18, 11:39

Dad drowns trying to save daughter from fast-moving river A frantic father jumped into a deep, fast-moving river in Oregon to save his 12-year-old daughter from drowning — and wound up dying himself, according to cops. Baltazar Tellovelasco, 29, was visiting from California on Thursday when the incident occurred near the Little North Fork of the Sant...
2019-07-19, 11:39

Passenger truck plunges into river in Pakistan; 9 dead PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say nine people drowned when a vehicle plunged off a mountainous road into a river in the country’s northwest. Officer Hafeezur Rehman says the passenger truck was carrying more than twenty people to the Gadar area on Sunday, when it toppled off a roa...
2019-06-23, 16:00

Tourist Guide Drowns After Saving 5 Lives From River In J&K A tourist guide lost his life after saving five tourists, including two foreigners, from Lidder river at the famous Pahalgam resort in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said today....
2019-06-01, 10:39

California father drowns in Oregon river after trying to help his daughter A California man drowned Thursday afternoon after he jumped in the Santiam River to save his daughter in Marion County.        ...
2019-07-19, 21:52

Man missing after boats collide on eastern Missouri river OLD MONROE, Mo. (AP) — Search crews are looking for an eastern Missouri man after two boats collided on a river in eastern Missouri. The accident happened around 7 p.m. Monday on the Cuivre River near Old Monroe, about 40 miles north of St. Louis. The search was suspended around 1 a.m. Tuesday but w...
2019-05-28, 16:39

Why a Rail Tunnel Under the Hudson River Is Stuck in Washington It’s widely regarded as among the most vital infrastructure projects in the U.S., but it’s been canceled once and now is stuck in limbo. President Donald Trump’s administration ranks the tunnel near the bottom of 37 rated projects vying for federal mass-transit grants and loans. Proponents of the Ga...
2019-05-28, 12:26

Oklahoma town urges evacuation due to rising river WEBBERS FALLS, Okla. (AP) — A small town in Oklahoma is urging residents to evacuate as the Arkansas River heads toward near-historic levels. Forecasters say major flooding is expected in Webbers Falls, a town of about 600 people about 140 miles (225 kilometers) east of Oklahoma City. According to t...
2019-05-22, 15:39

Cop jumps into Hudson River to save suicidal woman An NYPD cop who worked as a lifeguard during his youth put that experience to good use on Sunday and rescued an unhinged woman who jumped into the Hudson River when her boyfriend dumped her, cops said. Officer Christopher Collins and his partner, Officer Tim Poon, were dispatched to Pier 62 in Manha...
2019-08-19, 06:26

Bridge in China collapses, sending vehicles into river BEIJING (AP) — An entire section of a roadway bridge has plunged into a wide river in southern China, sending two vehicles into the water and leaving two people missing. Heyuan city police said the 120-meter (390-foot) section collapsed early Friday morning. China’s Xinhua News Agency reported...
2019-06-15, 05:13

U.S. says border agents patrolling river shot at from Mexico The U.S. Border Patrol says agents patrolling the Rio Grande have been shot at by gunmen from the Mexican side. U.S. Border Patrol agents watch colleagues motor past while patrolling for illegal immigrants in the Rio Grande crossing into the United States on Aug. 7, 2008, near Laredo, Texas.John Moo...
2019-08-10, 13:13

Washington man drowns in river while trying to evade police, authorities say A 41-year-old man, who jumped in a river in Washington has been found dead Monday, in a plan gone wrong after trying to elude police, authorities say. ...
2019-07-31, 20:26

Brazil’s Athletico tops River Plate in 1st leg of Recopa SAO PAULO (AP) — Marco Ruben scored in the 25th minute and Brazil’s Athletico beat Argentina’s River Plate 1-0 on Wednesday night in the first leg of the Recopa Sudamericana final. The Recopa is played between the winners of the Copa Libertadores and the Copa Sudamericana, the two most p...
2019-05-23, 06:26

Messing about with the river: water firms accused of draining the Cam dry Cambridge punting idyll disguises crisis in flow of chalk streams, campaigners warnIt’s a beautiful day on the river Cam in Cambridge. As the sun sparkles on the water at Jesus Green lock, tourists line up for ice-cream and prepare to take a punt around the university’s most celebrated colleges. Few...
2019-08-24, 21:39

Lawsuit challenges development project near San Pedro River TUICSON, Ariz. (AP) — Another lawsuit has been filed challenging a planned new 28,000-home development that critics say threatens to dry up the San Pedro River in southeastern Arizona. The Arizona Daily Star reports that the suit filed Friday by six environmental group against the Army Corps of Engi...
2019-08-25, 10:39

Mississippi River dropping below flood stage along Iowa OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Mississippi River is dropping below flood stage along many of Iowa’s riverfront cities after nearly three months of record highs caused by melting snow and torrential rain. The National Weather Service says the river dropped below flood stage at Guttenberg, Iowa, early T...
2019-06-13, 17:13

Calgary man presumed dead after being swept up in B.C. river: RCMP A 39-year-old Alberta man went missing on May 29 just before 6 p.m. and is believed to have drowned after being "swept away with the fast-rising water," RCMP said....
2019-06-05, 01:52

Police: Mom intentionally drives into Michigan river; 3 dead Authorities say they found the body of a woman and one child and are looking for another child after the woman intentionally drove into a southwestern Michigan river....
2019-06-18, 21:52

Police: 2 die, 1 child missing after woman drives into river KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say they found the body of a woman and one child and are looking for another child after the woman intentionally drove into a southwestern Michigan river. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says two upset girls told officers late Monday that a family member...
2019-06-18, 15:52

Utility will remove coal ash from pits near Tennessee river NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The nation’s largest public utility has agreed to dig up and remove about 12 million cubic yards (9.2 million cubic meters) of coal ash from unlined pits at a Tennessee coal-burning power plant. Prompted by two environmental groups, the state sued the Tennessee Valley A...
2019-06-13, 18:13

Swimmer missing from race down New York’s Hudson River NEW YORK (AP) — Police are searching for a swimmer who went missing during a race down New York’s Hudson River. Authorities say the swimmer was reported missing just after 3 p.m. Friday near the George Washington Bridge. The New York City Police Department says the search for the swimmer resum...
2019-06-15, 20:13

UPDATE 4-Storm Barry cuts half U.S. Gulf Coast oil output, flooding fears close coastal refinery An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Thursday cut more than half the region's oil output, with energy companies evacuating staff from nearly 200 offshore facilities and a coastal refinery....
2019-07-12, 00:26

UPDATE 5-Storm Barry cuts half U.S. Gulf Coast oil output, flooding fears close coastal refinery An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Thursday cut more than half the region's oil output, with energy companies evacuating staff from nearly 200 offshore facilities and a coastal refinery....
2019-07-12, 10:39

Armada of barges cleared for Mississippi River shipments after floods The upper Mississippi River reopened to barge traffic on Friday as vessels were cleared to ship through St. Louis harbor, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said, and the situation quickly became a logistics nightmare as dozens of towboats and hundreds of delayed barges tried to maneuver upriver....
2019-06-21, 16:26

Julian Wilson not fazed by shark scares at Margaret River Pro Surfers rushed onto jet skis after sightingFour-foot shark believed to be a juvenile Surfing star Julian Wilson has praised the new safety measures at the Margaret River Pro after being plucked from the water during a shark scare on Tuesday. The Australian was 13 minutes into his semi-final against ...
2019-06-04, 16:13

River nears crest in west Arkansas, but more rainfall looms FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Thunderstorms are expected to bring unwanted rain to areas along the Arkansas River, which is predicted to crest Wednesday well above record levels in western Arkansas. Forecasters nudged down by 1.5 feet the predicted crest near Fort Smith, the state’s second-largest c...
2019-05-29, 16:00

How to Save the Colorado River from Climate Change and Chronic Overuse Paul Kehmeier is a fourth-generation farmer from western Colorado. One hundred and twenty years ago, his great grandfather Wilhelm Kehmeier bought land in Delta County, dug an irrigation ditch to bring water from a nearby stream, and got to work planting. The Kehmeier family has been farming on the ...
2019-09-03, 17:52

Turkey starts filling huge Tigris river dam, activists say Turkey has started filling a huge hydroelectric dam on the Tigris river, a lawmaker and activists said, despite protests that it will displace thousands of people and risks creating water shortages downstream in Iraq....
2019-08-02, 21:52

Body of missing automotive writer found in California river SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities in Northern California say they have found a body believed to be that of a veteran automotive journalist who went missing while test-driving a motorcycle for a story. The Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office said Friday that rangers found the body Thursday in the ...
2019-06-21, 23:39

Watch: Driver leaving car wash plunges straight into river Why pay for a car wash when you can crash into a river for free? A New Jersey driver left a car wash on Tuesday — and plunged straight into the Hackensack River when she pressed on the gas pedal instead of the break, the Hackensack Fire Department said. Footage of the splashy incident shows......
2019-07-17, 03:52

Swimmer, 67, dies during Hudson River marathon, race organizers say A retired medical school professor and AIDS researcher who was swimming a marathon down New York's Hudson River was confirmed dead after disappearing during the race, organizers said....
2019-06-16, 20:13

| Solomon, Boros bounce back to take Berg River stage 1 Defending champions Graeme Solomon and Adrian Boros had to fight back from a disastrous mishap to take full control of the Berg River Canoe Marathon....
2019-07-03, 17:26

River Plate beats Athletico to win Recopa Sudamericana title BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s River Plate has won the Recopa Sudamericana with two goals in injury time against Brazil’s Athletico Paranaense. The Recopa is played between the champions of Copa Libertadores and the winners of Copa Sudamericana. River’s goal in the 3-0 ...
2019-05-31, 09:13

70-Year-Old Disqualified Marathon Runner Found Dead In The L.A. River Frank Meza, the 70-year-old distance runner who had his age group–record time at the L.A. Marathon disqualified on Monday after officials deemed that he had cheated, was found dead in the Los Angeles River on Thursday morning, according to local TV station ABC 7....
2019-07-05, 19:39

Netanyahu Vows to Annex Jordan River Valley If Re-Elected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would annex a huge swath of the West Bank along the border with Jordan if he stays in power after next week’s election, in a last-minute push to draw conservative votes....
2019-09-11, 11:00

Police: Skeletal Remains Found In Car Pulled From Ohio River The Ledger Independent ABERDEEN, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a car containing skeletal remains has been pulled from the Ohio River. Aberdeen police Chief David Benjamin says it isn’t clear whether the remains found Wednesday are human, but they will be analyzed. Authorities say the vehicle like...
2019-06-14, 15:13

77-year-old dies after swimming in Colorado River in Grand Canyon GRAND CANYON, Ariz. – A 77-year-old man died during a river trip along the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park on Tuesday, park officials released Thursday. According to Grand Canyon National Park, the park rangers responded to an area below Deer Creek Falls after they received a call...
2019-09-06, 04:13

First-ever mandatory water cutbacks will kick in next year along the Colorado River ‘An era of limits’ for the Colorado River: Mandatory cuts in water deliveries will take effect in 2020, reducing supplies for Arizona, Nevada, Mexico.        ...
2019-08-17, 20:13

Climate Change Reroutes a Yukon River in a Geological Instant Melting water from one of Canada’s largest glaciers used to flow north, to the Bering Sea. Last spring, it reversed course, a case of what scientists call “river piracy.”...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Free-floating DNA to reveal the health of river and lake ecosystems The mix of DNA floating in rivers and lakes will finally be used to monitor the state of aquatic ecosystems, after years of tests to prove the technique works...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Deadly Rhine River inflatable boat accident near Strasbourg At least three people, including a young girl, have died after an inflatable boat accident on the Rhine River near Strasbourg. Rescue services searched for a missing young girl throughout the afternoon....
2019-05-30, 21:00

Solar panel project in Edmonton’s river valley put on hold The proposed solar farm for Edmonton's river valley is on hold after city council heard about the history of the site and its importance to the Enoch Cree....
2019-06-20, 16:39

Granger Smith Honors Late Son River With Charitable T-Shirt Granger Smith is paying tribute to his late son, River Kelly Smith. Earlier this month, the singer took to social media to share the heartbreaking news of his youngest child's death.......
2019-06-18, 00:00

Missing marathon swimmer’s body recovered from Hudson River The body of the marathon swimmer who disappeared during a 120-mile race in the Hudson River last week was found Tuesday, police said. Dr. Charles Van Der Horst’s body – still wearing a swimming cap and swimming trunks – was discovered at around 9:50 a.m. along the Hudson River shoreline near D...
2019-06-18, 20:13

Magician inspired by Houdini drowned after being lowered into river in chains Chanchal Lahiri, whose stage name was Jadugar Mandrake, had not been seen since Sunday, when he was lowered into the Hooghly River in Kolkata.        ...
2019-06-18, 13:26

Wet winter doesn’t end climate change risk to Colorado River FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Snow swamped mountains across the US West last winter, leaving enough to thrill skiers into the summer, swelling rivers and streams when it melted, and largely making wildfire restrictions unnecessary. But the wet weather can be misleading. Climate change means the region is still...
2019-08-16, 13:13

Canadian volunteers scour river for missing Indigenous women Drag the Red searches for human remains in the Red River as a report recently concluded Indigenous women face a ‘genocide’As a government inquiry compiled its landmark report on the epidemic of violence against Canada’s Indigenous women, Bernadette Smith and a group of volunteers continued what they...
2019-06-09, 18:00

Fit for porpoise: China races to save last Yangtze river mammal On a short stretch of the Yangtze river, three sleek grey porpoises twist in muddy waters near the city of Nanjing, protected from passing barges and ships by a row of yellow buoys....
2019-09-08, 11:00

River nears crest in west Arkansas, but rainfall looms Thousands of residents along the Arkansas-Oklahoma border have been impacted by widespread flooding along the swollen Arkansas River. (May 29)        ...
2019-05-30, 14:39

Floods threaten communities along rain-swollen Arkansas River Communities are getting hit by flooding along the Arkansas River from downpours upstream that have prompted officials to open dams to protect some cities but inundate others.        ...
2019-05-31, 18:39

Boat capsizes on southwest China river, 10 dead, 8 missing BEIJING (AP) — A boat carrying passengers across a river capsized in southwestern China, killing at least 10 people. Twelve divers were among personnel working at the scene Friday. Eight people were still missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported. The captain was among 11 people rescued after the cap...
2019-05-24, 09:39

Several Feared Drowned As Tourist Boat Tips Over In Andhra River Several people were feared drowned when a tourist boat capsized in the swollen Godavari river in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon while over 10 passengers were said to have......
2019-09-15, 14:00

Warehouse With 45,000 Barrels Of Whiskey Catches Fire, Spills Into River Firefighters were battling to contain a massive blaze Wednesday at a Jim Beam warehouse with 45,000 barrels of bourbon, as crews struggle to contain damaging runoff that has already begun to flow into......
2019-07-04, 03:52

NWFD: Brush fire endangering structure near River and La Cholla TUCSON – The Northwest Fire Department is currently working a brush fire near La Cholla Blvd. and River Road. The fire is putting a structure nearby in danger. 25 firefighters are assigned to the fire. Both North and Southbound lanes are blocked due to crews working in the area. Firefighters ...
2019-07-04, 03:39

Giant river animals on verge of extinction, report warns Populations of great freshwater species, from catfish to stingrays, have plunged by 97% since 1970Populations of the great beasts that once dominated the world’s rivers and lakes have crashed in the last 50 years, according to the first comprehensive study.Some freshwater megafauna have already been...
2019-08-10, 08:13

Drone footage of the swollen Arkansas River; more rain expected Soaked areas of Oklahoma and Arkansas are forecast to receive more rain, increasing flooding concerns along the already swollen Arkansas River.        ...
2019-05-28, 16:00

Seven Drown As Boat Tips Over In Andhra Pradesh River, Over 30 Missing Five people were killed and more than 30 are still missing after a tourist boat overturned in the Godavari river in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Watch: Massive goldfish found in river after apparent flushing A New York state nonprofit is pleading with the public not to flush their unwanted pets after a 14-inch goldfish was found near a wastewater treatment plant....
2019-06-18, 23:13

Officials: Body Of Missing Boater Pulled From Ohio River BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– After hours of investigating, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife is confirming a missing boater has been found. A group of boaters called 911 when they noticed the remains Monday morning near the Constance Marina in Hebron. Authorities say they believe the body is that of 3...
2019-05-28, 13:26

Oklahoma Awash: Scenes From the Flooded Arkansas River Basin After record spring rains, Oklahoma’s reservoirs are full and rivers have spilled their banks. With the water still rising, downstream communities are bracing for the worst....
2019-05-27, 08:52

India: Coffee tycoon Siddhartha found dead in river Authorities say they have recovered the body of a coffee magnate from a river in southern India. V.G. Siddhartha went missing on Monday, sparking speculation about financial troubles....
2019-07-31, 21:00

Marathon swimmer vanishes in Hudson River during 120-mile race A marathon swimmer from North Carolina went missing in the Hudson River near the George Washington Bridge on Friday while competing in a 120-mile race. Charles Van Der Horst, 67, disappeared on the New Jersey side of the bridge about 3:10 p.m. in the second-to-last stage of the 8 Bridges Hudson Rive...
2019-06-15, 15:52

Lago land: walking and paddling Italy's River Ticino South of Lake Maggiore, the Ticino offers picturesque towns, the odd secret bar and even an open-air pool. Perfect for exploring on foot and by canoeLet me take you down my home river, the Ticino. The Italian Ticino, that is, just 30 minutes from Milan by car or train (most of the towns mentioned he...
2019-06-30, 14:39

Search for stunt pilot after plane plunges into Polish river A rescue operation is underway in central Poland for the pilot of a small stunt plane that plunged into the Vistula river during a performance at an air show....
2019-06-15, 14:00

Stunt pilot killed after his plane plunges into Polish river A Polish radio station says the pilot of a small stunt plane was killed after it plunged into the Vistula River during a performance at an air show in central Poland...
2019-06-15, 14:39

Police: Mom drives into Michigan river with twin daughters, all 3 dead Authorities say they've found the body of a woman and her 9-year-old twin daughters after she intentionally drove a car carrying them into a southwestern Michigan river. (June 18)        ...
2019-06-18, 22:39

Michigan Woman Drove Car With 2 Daughters Into River, Killing All 3, Police Say The authorities are trying to piece together what led to the deaths of the woman and her twin daughters, whose bodies were found in the Kalamazoo River....
2019-06-19, 14:39

At least two killed after woman crashes car into Michigan river with her children inside A woman deliberately crashed her vehicle into Michigan's Kalamazoo River with her two children inside, killing at least two people, local police said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 16:39

PM Crosses Freezing River, Sniffs Elephant Dung On Man vs Wild Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit television screens like never before on Monday, talking about his life and the environment -- and smelling elephant dung -- with Bear Grylls....
2019-08-13, 09:13

Danube currents keep rescuers from wreck after deadly river crash Roiling flood waters in the Danube made it impossible for rescuers to reach the wreck of a river boat on Friday, two days after it sank in the Hungarian capital with 28 people feared dead, nearly all of them South Korean tourists....
2019-05-31, 21:13

Video: Powerful Flash Floods Sweep Cars Into River Flash floods powerful enough to sweep vehicles into a river were captured on camera in China. The incident took place in southwest China's Guizhou province....
2019-06-27, 19:39

One dead, others injured in lightning strike near South Carolina river Authorities say lightning struck a popular river gathering spot in South Carolina on Independence Day, killing one person and injuring as many as a dozen.        ...
2019-07-05, 03:01

Beat 'em up revival 'River City Girls' arrives September 5th WayForward thinks it has a simple way to keep the River City formula fresh: reverse the roles. It's releasing River City Girls, a revival of the side-scrolling brawler that has high school girls Kyoko and Misako laying waste to everyone between them......
2019-07-05, 10:52

U.S. secretary of state criticizes China's dams on Mekong River U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday criticized China's dam-building on the Mekong River, saying its construction had left the crucial waterway at its lowest level in a decade in Southeast Asian countries downstream....
2019-08-01, 14:13

Magician inspired by Houdini feared drowned after being lowered into river in chains Chanchal Lahiri, whose stage name is Jadugar Mandrake, has not been seen since Sunday, when he was lowered into the Hooghly River in Kolkata.        ...
2019-06-17, 20:52

Memorial event held on Danube River for crew of sunken boat More than a dozen vessels have taken part in a memorial ceremony for the two-man Hungarian crew killed in a collision when a tour boat with South Korean tourists sank after colliding with a cruise ship on the Danube River...
2019-07-12, 15:52

Confirmed death toll in Danube River boat crash rises to 26 BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say a South Korean woman recovered from the Danube River has been identified as the 26th fatality of the May 29 crash between a tour boat and a cruise ship. Police said Friday that the body was found about 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) downstream from the scene ...
2019-06-28, 11:39

Texas girl contracts brain-eating amoeba during swim in river A young Texas girl is fighting for her life after she was infected with a deadly brain-eating amoeba following a day spent swimming in a river, according to reports....
2019-09-16, 11:00

Granger Smith debuts new tattoo in honor of son River following his tragic drowning Granger Smith memorialized his late son by getting River's name tattooed on his right forearm in black script three weeks after the toddler died.        ...
2019-06-27, 19:52

Body pulled from Danube river south of Budapest: Korean diplomat Hungarian authorities have pulled a body from the Danube river more than 100 kilometers downriver from Budapest, the South Korean embassy's Defense Attache Shun-Keun Song told reporters on Monday....
2019-06-03, 15:13

Marathoner Frank Meza, 70, found dead in river after his disqualification for cheating A 70-year-old man found dead in the Los Angeles River on Thursday had been disqualified last week after appearing to set a new record for his age group in the city’s March marathon....
2019-07-05, 18:52

New York police divers search Hudson River for missing swimmer New York City police scuba divers searched the Hudson River on Saturday for a retired North Carolina professor who went missing while participating in a swim competition, officials said....
2019-06-15, 22:13

87 Andhra Pradesh Villages Affected By Krishna River Floods, 2 Dead Tens of villages and hundreds of acres of farm land remained under a sheet of water in Krishna and Guntur districts even as the flood fury in river Krishna was abating, while the toll in the deluge......
2019-08-17, 17:26

Mom, boyfriend charged after 3-year-old girl found dead in Virginia river A Virginia woman and her boyfriend were arrested Wednesday after her 3-year-old daughter was found dead in a river near their home, police said. Kimberly Dawn Moore, 45, and her boyfriend, Adrian Neil Puckett, reported her daughter, Josie Burleson, missing soon before 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday in Wythe C...
2019-07-11, 11:26

70-year-old marathoner accused of cheating found dead in Los Angeles River Frank Meza, a 70-year-old runner who was recently disqualified from Los Angeles Marathon for alleged cheating, was found dead in Los Angeles River.       ...
2019-07-05, 21:39

Swimmer who went missing during seven-day, 120-mile Hudson River race confirmed dead Charles van der Horst, a 67-year-old from North Carolina, was last seen going under water during New York Open Water’s 8 Bridges Open Water Swim.        ...
2019-06-16, 22:00

Death toll in Danube River tour boat collision rises to 20 Hungarian police say the body of another South Korean tourist has been recovered following the May 29 accident in which a sightseeing boat sank in seconds after colliding with a cruise ship on the Danube River, raising the confirmed death toll to 20....
2019-06-09, 10:52

Body of auto journalist recovered from northern California river: sheriff The body of a well-known U.S. automobile journalist who went missing in mountainous northern California after taking a motorcycle for a test-drive is believed to have been recovered, a local sheriff said on Friday, following an apparent accidental drowning....
2019-06-22, 04:39

Bosnia protects Una river to try to block Croatian nuclear waste plan One of Bosnia's two regional governments on Thursday designated the Una river a nature park, seeking to head off plans being considered by Croatia to build a landfill site for radioactive waste near the border between the two countries....
2019-09-12, 19:00

‘It was too much loss. I fell apart’: Samantha Mathis on River Phoenix and her career revival The actor kept quiet for years about witnessing her then-boyfriend dying outside the Viper Room in 1993. But rediscovering her love for stage acting gave her the strength to move onIt took more than 25 years for Samantha Mathis to acknowledge how her life was shaped by one horrific night in 1993.On ...
2019-07-24, 16:52

Arkansas River bursts through levee north of Little Rock, triggering evacuations A levee breach along the rain-swollen Arkansas River Friday prompted a flash flood warning and evacuation around Dardanelle and Holla Bend.        ...
2019-05-31, 23:00

Mexican gunmen open fire at US border agents on river patrol A US Border Patrol marine unit was attacked early Friday by gunmen who fired more than 50 rounds at the agents from the Mexican side of the Rio Grande, officials said. None of the agents assigned to the Rio Grande City Station Marine Unit was injured while they were patrolling near Fronton, Texas, U...
2019-08-09, 22:13

Indian magician feared dead in Houdini-style river stunt Divers in Kolkata search river for Chanchal Lahiri after he fails to surface in escapology stuntIndian divers in Kolkata are searching for the body of a magician who is feared to have drowned when a Houdini-like stunt in a river went wrong.Chanchal Lahiri, 42, known by his stage name of Mandrake, we...
2019-06-17, 13:26

Storm may push Mississippi River to tops of levees that protect New Orleans New Orleans is protected to river level of 20ft but was forecast to rise above flood stage to 19ft by FridayA tropical weather system was expected on Wednesday to develop into a storm that could push the already swollen Mississippi River precariously close to the tops of levees that protect New Orle...
2019-07-10, 19:00

Suspected 'pollution incident' turns River Frome tributary blue Environment Agency analysing Somerset stream but says there are no reports of dead wildlifeA mysterious substance that has turned a tributary of a river in the West Country bright blue is being investigated by the Environment Agency.Tests are being carried out on the River Frome in Somerset this wee...
2019-08-10, 17:00

Two bodies found near Canadian river believed to be teens suspected of 3 murders The bodies of Kam McLeod and Bryan Schmegelsky, who are suspected in three killings, have been found, according to Manitoba Police.        ...
2019-08-08, 13:00

Marathoner Frank Meza found dead in river after being disqualified for cheating A 70-year-old retired physician who was accused of cheating in the Los Angeles Marathon was found dead in a river, police and relatives said. The body of Frank Meza, who was disqualified Monday after video showed he left the course in March during his record-setting time of 2:53:10, was found in the...
2019-07-05, 15:13

'Unexploded device' on River Thames in London turns out to be Christmas decoration A symbol of the holidays ended up causing a scare on Wednesday when authorities in England had to investigate a Christmas decoration that was mistaken for an explosive....
2019-05-30, 04:52

Mysterious heat spot in Korean border river turns out to be a defector Shortly before midnight on Thursday, a South Korean thermal observation device identified a mysterious heat spot floating down the Imjin River on the North Korean border....
2019-08-01, 20:13

UPDATE 1-Exxon agrees to $1 mln fine over 2011 Yellowstone River oil spill Exxon Mobil Corp has agreed to pay a $1 million civil penalty to settle U.S. charges involving a 2011 pipeline rupture that spilled oil into the Yellowstone River in Montana....
2019-06-05, 18:52

Head to the water: A guide to traveling with kids to the beach, river or lake I never waste an opportunity to take my family to the water. And the best time of year is in the final throes of summer.       ...
2019-08-29, 22:26

North Korea soldier floated down river to defect to South, Seoul says A North Korean soldier defected to the South after he was captured floating down the Imjin River at night, South Korea's joint chiefs of staff said Thursday....
2019-08-01, 16:26

River Thames home to 138 seal pups, finds annual count English river’s ecosystem is thriving, 62 years after being declared biologically deadIt has been a highway, a sewer and was declared biologically dead in the 1950s but the River Thames is now a nursery for 138 baby seals, according to the first comprehensive count of pups.Scientists from ZSL analys...
2019-09-02, 19:13

Ugandan critics oppose Nile river power plant plan A plan by South Africa's Bonang Power and Energy to develop a 360 megawatt (MW) power plant on Uganda's River Nile has met resistance from critics who say the project will destroy the popular tourist attraction of Murchison Falls....
2019-06-11, 13:26

German businesses fear repeat of historic shutdown of Rhine river Climate change and the resulting heatwaves that are sweeping Europe are increasing the risk of making the continent's most important waterway impassable for longer periods — a threat that's worrying businesses....
2019-08-01, 12:13

Video: CRPF Men Jump Into River To Rescue Woman In Jammu And Kashmir What was supposed to be a day of routine patrolling for some CRPF men turned into a dramatic rescue operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangmarg town today....
2019-07-15, 16:52

Exxon agrees to $1 million fine over 2011 Yellowstone River oil spill Exxon Mobil Corp has agreed to pay a $1 million civil penalty to settle U.S. charges involving a 2011 pipeline rupture that spilled oil into the Yellowstone River in Montana....
2019-06-06, 00:00

Low river levels to affect French nuclear power generation from August 8: EDF French utility EDF may curb power generation at its 3,000 megawatt Chooz nuclear reactor in the north of France due to the low flow rate of the Meuse river which it uses to cool the two reactors at the plant....
2019-08-03, 12:39

Clean-up ‘well-advanced’ after gas pipeline leak into tributary of Beaverlodge River: CNRL One week after a natural gas pipeline leaked, partly into a tributary of the Beaverlodge River in northwestern Alberta, "clean-up activities are well advanced," according to Canadian Natural Resources Ltd....
2019-08-21, 14:39

Crews search river for mother of kids found in burning home TAYLORSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Crews searched North Carolina’s Catawba River for the body of a woman whose children were found dead in a burning mobile home over the weekend. News outlets report authorities identified the missing woman as 38-year-old Maria Calderon, the mother of 11-year-old Angel ...
2019-06-19, 17:01

Scary Iowa river rescue caught on police body camera Police in Iowa have released dramatic video showing officers rescuing two people from the turbulent waters of the Des Moines River.        ...
2019-08-01, 15:52

River Thames home to 138 seal pups, latest count finds Scientists’ analysis reveals English river’s ecosystem is thriving just a few decades after being declared biologically dead It has been a highway, a sewer and was declared biologically dead in the 1950s but the River Thames is now a nursery for 138 baby seals, according to the first comprehensive s...
2019-09-02, 16:13

River Thames home to 138 baby seals, latest count finds Scientists’ analysis reveals English river’s ecosystem is thriving It has been a highway, a sewer and was declared biologically dead in the 1950s but the River Thames is now a nursery for 138 baby seals, according to the first comprehensive seal pup count.Scientists from the Zoological Society of Lo...
2019-09-02, 13:52

Madonna to headline Pride event at Hudson River Park’s Pier 97 It’s official: Madonna will get into the groove at World Pride NYC. After months of speculation by rabid fans, NYC Pride confirmed Monday that the Material Girl will appear at the two-day Pride Island dance party on June 30 at Hudson River Park’s Pier 97. The event will officially close out the mont...
2019-06-03, 20:26

Sightseeing boat sinks in Budapest's Danube River; at least 7 confirmed dead Seven people were confirmed dead and 21 remained missing early Thursday after a sightseeing boat carrying 33 South Korean passengers and two crew members collided with another vessel and sank in the Danube River in downtown Budapest....
2019-05-30, 04:52

Harpenne: River Island launches fashion brand to cater to women over 40 River Island Global Holdings is to launch a new online womenswear brand to cater to a group of women who have "predominantly been ignored on the high street"....
2019-07-24, 23:39

Body pulled from East River identified as missing college student The body pulled from the East River over a week ago has been identified as a 21-year-old University of Albany student who disappeared earlier this month, police said Monday....
2019-05-28, 03:26