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Hurricane Laura gains strength as coastal residents urged to flee

Laura has gained strength to become a menacing Category 4 hurricane with the potential for a 20ft storm surge that forecasters said would be...

Marco becomes hurricane headed for US Gulf Coast

Tropical storm Marco has become a hurricane over the Gulf of Mexico on a path toward the Louisiana coast. Tropical storm Laura battered the Dominican...

Weakened Tropical Storm Isaias lashes virus-hit Florida

Bands of heavy rain from Tropical Storm Isaias have lashed Florida’s east coast while officials dealing with surging cases of coronavirus kept a close...

2.6m people flee as Cyclone Amphan batters India and Bangladesh

A powerful cyclone has slammed ashore along the coastline of India and Bangladesh where more than 2.6 million people have fled to shelters in...

Rescuers work in tsunami-struck Indonesia as death toll rises

Hundreds of people have been searching debris-strewn beaches for more victims from a deadly tsunami that smashed into houses, hotels and other buildings along...

Tsunami set off by volcanic eruption kills 222, injures 843

A tsunami believed to be triggered by a volcanic eruption has killed at least 222 people in Indonesia during a busy holiday weekend, sweeping...

More than 100 fast-spreading wildfires rage in Chile

Flames from more than 100 raging wildfires in Chile are continuing to spread quickly from the mountains to the Pacific Ocean. The fires are destroying...

Massive sinkhole forms in city street in Japan

Parts of a main street collapsed in the heart of a major city in southern Japan, creating a massive sinkhole and cutting off power,...

At least five killed by Super Typhoon Haima

At least five people have been killed after Super Typhoon Haima smashed into the northern Philippines with ferocious winds and rains. The storm flooded towns...

Florida residents urged to ‘get out’ as Hurricane Matthew roars in

A strengthening Hurricane Matthew is steaming towards Florida with winds of 140mph as hundreds of thousands of people board up their homes and flee...

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Johnson urged to act ‘sooner rather than later’ to curb Covid surge

UK Ministers need to act “sooner rather than later” if they are to prevent a new surge in coronavirus cases leading to more deaths,...

Everton thump 10-man West Brom

James Rodriguez announced himself to an empty Goodison Park with a goal on his home debut as Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s hat-trick ensured a comfortable 5-2...

Thiago Alcantara admits he has been waiting a long time for his Liverpool move

Midfielder Thiago Alcantara admits he has been waiting a long time for his move to Liverpool. The 29-year-old has signed a four-year deal at Anfield...

Kanye West vows to help Taylor Swift gain control of her master recordings

Kanye West has promised to help Taylor Swift acquire control of her master recordings, as he continues to speak out against what he descries...

The Rock takes drastic action to avoid being late for Black Adam filming

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was forced to rip his electric gate from the wall with his bare hands to avoid being late for filming...
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