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Why Venice floods every year

Venice is nicknamed "The Floating City" because of its annual floods. At times, almost 75% of Venice can be flooded. So why does the Italian city flo...

Why Venice floods every year

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Venice, Budapest crashes renew debate on cruise ship safety, calls to restrict ships in Venice Venice environmental campaigners say the only legitimate response is an immediate ban on cruise ships from entering the lagoon.        ...
19:17 2019-06-04

Venice film festival 2019: gender disparity debate rages for second year Lack of female directors and controversial slots for Roman Polanski and Nate Parker dominate buildupThe inclusion of controversial directors and a continued gender imbalance have dominated the buildup...
12:00 2019-08-27

Record Floods and Trump’s Trade War Are Threatening to Make This Year a ‘Train Wreck’ for Corn Farmers A smartphone could fit in the space between James McCune’s index finger and thumb as the Illinois farmer describes the height of crops stunted by incessant rain and unseasonably cool weather. &l...
19:34 2019-06-14

Put Off by Venice’s Crowds? Try the Oasis Next Door Should tourism be limited in overcrowded European cities? The author ponders the issue as he explores Treviso, Venice’s quieter neighbor, where canals also flow....
12:51 2019-06-10

The race to stop the death of Venice Venice is straining under the huge numbers of visitors that flock to see its canals and architecture. The Italian city has plans to restrict them, but will these measures allay fears it will become a ...
13:17 2019-06-15

Pitt mania continues in Venice Brad Pitt sparks more fan frenzy in Venice as he arrives at the press conference for his latest movie 'Ad Astra,' alongside co-stars Liv Tyler and Ruth Negga. (Aug. 29)    &#...
21:00 2019-08-29

Moments from the 2019 Venice Film Festival The 76th annual Venice Film Festival runs from Aug. 28-Sept. 7, 2019, in Venice, Italy, with Argentine filmmaker Lucrecia Martel serving as jury president....
12:00 2019-08-29

3 dead as speedboat trying to set record crashes off Venice Italian firefighters say three people aboard a speedboat have been killed in Venice when their vessel crashed into a dike offshore of the lagoon city...
11:17 2019-09-18

5 injured in Venice in cruise ship collision A towering cruise ship rammed into a dock and a tourist riverboat on a busy Venice canal on Sunday morning, injuring five people, officials said. The collision sparked new calls for placing restrictio...
19:51 2019-06-03

Pearls of parenting wisdom, unearthed in Venice I wanted to tell my kids that the things you treasure — pearls, breasts, a marriage — can disappear any time. All that matters is that you keep moving forward....
21:00 2019-05-24

Venice Fashion Watch: Opening Night Catherine Deneuve and Juliette Binoche light up the red carpet at the opening of the Venice International Film Festival. (Aug 29).        ...
21:00 2019-08-29

Director Costa-Gavras honored in Venice Greek-born French director Costa-Gavras has been recognized for his "particularly original contribution to innovation in contemporary cinema" at the Venice Film Festival, where the Oscar winner also p...
15:34 2019-09-01

Venice Film Festival 2019 highlights Juliette Binoche, Brad Pitt and Meryl Streep are among the stars set to light up this year's film festival in Venice. But despite a highly international competition selection, only two women directors...
01:00 2019-08-28

Venice to fine tourists who break these new rules Venice is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world, so how are the Italians planning to control the flow of people? New sanctions.        ...
16:51 2019-05-22

Venice to restrict huge cruise ships Venice is to start rerouting cruise ships away from its historic center, in a victory for residents tired of the enormous vessels towering over the city's skyline....
05:34 2019-08-09

Venice protests against huge cruise ships After a 275-meter cruise ship crashed into a tourist boat, Venice residents have demanded that the giant vessels stay away. The issue of cruise liners sailing Venice's Giudecca Canal has long been a p...
23:34 2019-06-08

Hillary Clinton reads her emails at Venice art exhibit ​So that’s what happened to Hillary Clinton’s emails. The 2016 Democratic presidential nominee sat behind a ​replica of the Oval Office’s Resolute Desk and thumbed through ​printed c...
18:34 2019-09-12

Tourists injured in Venice cruise ship crash A cruise ship lost control before docking in Venice's San Basilio terminal, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat. At least four boat passengers sustained minor injuries....
20:17 2019-06-02

Cruise Ship Rams Into Venice Wharf, Injuring at Least 4 The vessel plowed into a smaller boat on the Giudecca Canal, reigniting a debate about the dangers of allowing giant liners to pass through the lagoon city....
16:34 2019-06-02

Our pick of Venice Biennale 2019's most scientific artworks Venice’s Biennale is colourful, brash, and full of experiments. But in the end, it’s about the trickiness of learning to live with our digital creations...
14:32 2019-05-21

Roger Waters rocks Venice Film Festival with 'US + THEM' Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters brought his "US + THEM" concert movie to the Venice Film Festival on Friday, transporting audiences to one of his live performances....
11:34 2019-09-07

American among injured in Venice cruise ship crash Shocking video shows tourists toppling from a sightseeing boat after it was rammed by a runaway cruise ship trying to dock in Italy’s Venice canal Sunday — with one of the victims an American. T...
22:17 2019-06-02

Morning Coffee Results in a $1,000 Fine and Expulsion From Venice Two German tourists set up a travel stove by the Rialto Bridge, one of the city’s main landmarks. The move fell afoul of rules to preserve “decorum” in the city center....
16:34 2019-07-20

Jude Law brings papal drama follow-up to Venice Jude Law brought the follow-up to "The Young Pope" to the Venice Film Festival on Sunday, presenting a glimpse of his return in the Paolo Sorrentino-directed papal drama, which at one point sees him w...
06:34 2019-09-02

In photos: Moments from the 2019 Venice Film Festival The 76th annual Venice Film Festival runs from Aug. 28-Sept. 7, 2019, in Venice, Italy, with Argentine filmmaker Lucrecia Martel serving as jury president....
17:34 2019-08-29

Banksy sets up art display at Venice Biennale, gets kicked out Famously anonymous British artist Banksy may have set up shop unannounced at the Venice Biennale arts exhibition — and was booted from the piazza because he didn’t have a permit. Video was...
02:17 2019-05-24

Venice Cruise-Ship Crash Spurs Drive to Ban Them After a towering cruise ship crunched into a Venice pier and a smaller boat on June 2, locals reignited calls for the government to ban the vessels from the heart of the historic city, and the tourism...
13:00 2019-06-19

Venice Beach Souvenirs: A Discriminating Shopper's Guide Beachcombing in Venice, Calif., isn’t about the seashells. From a bespoke surfboard to mind-altering matcha, consider these updates of classic keepsakes....
22:17 2019-07-05

Cruise Ship Slams Into Dock in Venice, Injuring at Least 4 A colossal cruise ship crashed into a smaller tourist boat and a dock in Venice on Sunday, injuring at least four tourists. Footage of the collision shows an approximately 900-foot-long MSC Opera bla...
03:34 2019-06-03

Venice fines architect $86K for tourist-unfriendly bridge Venice, Italy, has fined Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava €78,000 ($86,000) for what the city deemed as design flaws on the Constitution Bridge that spans the Grand Canal....
19:34 2019-08-21

Venice court temporarily blocks da Vinci loan to Louvre An administrative court in Venice has temporarily suspended the loan of Leonardo da Vinci’s “Vitruvian” Man to the Louvre for an exhibition set to open later this month...
22:51 2019-10-08

Cruise ship plows into tourist boat, dock in Venice VENICE, Italy (AP) — A towering cruise ship has struck a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice. Italian media report that at least five people have been injured in the crash. The col...
12:17 2019-06-02

'Blessed' Julie Andrews gets lifetime achievement award in Venice Julie Andrews, the star of much-loved movies "Mary Poppins" and "The Sound of Music", said on Monday she was "blessed" to have had a long, illustrious cinema career as she was awarded a lifetime achie...
00:34 2019-09-03

Saudi women directors bring empowerment message to Venice Female Saudi Arabian directors Haifaa Al-Mansour and Shahad Ameen brought a message to the Venice Film Festival along with their movies: Women must be seen and heard....
16:00 2019-09-06

Venice cruise ships could be rerouted from city centre next month Italian minister proposes plan for diverting a third of big ships to other ports by next yearItaly’s transport minister has proposed a plan for diverting massive cruise ships from Venice’s historic ce...
17:00 2019-08-08

Out-of-control cruise ship plows into tourist boat in Venice The MSC Opera, a cruise ship with around 2,150 passengers and 700 crew members, lost control while docking in a canal in Venice, Italy, plowing into a tourist boat Sunday....
16:17 2019-06-02

From Amsterdam to Venice, the impact of too many tourists sparks outrage and action Several recent events, incidents and widely shared images have brought the issue of "overtourism," and its economic, environmental and human consequences front and center....
18:00 2019-06-16

Climate change protesters take over red carpet at Venice Film Festival The demonstrators got the support of rocker Mick Jagger and veteran actor Donald Sutherland, who will walk that red carpet later to present their thriller The Burnt Orange Heresy....
01:34 2019-09-08

Marinelli, Ascaride win top acting prizes at Venice Film Festival Italian actor Luca Marinelli won the best actor award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday for his portrayal of a poor, aspiring writer in "Martin Eden" while French actress Ariane Ascaride won the...
01:34 2019-09-08

Cruise ships target of Venice protest after canal crash VENICE, Italy (AP) — Thousands of people have marched in Venice to demand that cruise ships be kept out of the Italian city’s lagoon. The protest Saturday was galvanized by a crash six days earl...
21:51 2019-06-08

Almodovar to receive Venice Film Festival career achievement ROME (AP) — The Spanish Oscar-winning writer and director Pedro Almodóvar will be awarded the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement by the Venice Film Festival. The decision from the board of the Bienn...
16:34 2019-06-14

Prejudice and trauma tackled by South African director in Venice South African director Oliver Hermanus hopes his new film about young soldiers during apartheid will help open up a conversation about what he calls "toxic masculinity" and LGBT rights....
16:00 2019-09-06

Cruise ships are target of Venice protest after canal crash Thousands of people have marched in Venice to demand that cruise ships be kept out of the Italian city’s lagoon.       ...
23:17 2019-06-08

Three killed in Venice boat crash during attempt to set speed record Three people were killed when their high-powered boat crashed in Venice while they were trying to set a new speed record — with a fourth crew member surviving after getting flung out at 92 mph, accord...
15:51 2019-09-18

Venice Film Festival opens with debate over Polanski, quotas Venice Film Festival gets off to contentious start with its jury president and director debating the inclusion of Roman Polanski, quotas for female directors...
11:00 2019-08-29

Cold war experiments and storybook monsters - back to Venice's VR island Now in its third year, the virtual reality section of Venice is making serious forays into documentary territory.The 76th Venice film festival has included sci-fi thrills and comic-book action, backst...
03:00 2019-09-07

Venice to open with Kore-eda's The Truth, Toronto with film about the Band Palme d’Or winner’s new film starring Catherine Deneuve to kick off the Venice film festival, while Toronto gets a documentary about the legendary folk-rockersThe Truth, the new film from multi-award-...
20:34 2019-07-18

Almodovar gets lifetime achievement award at Venice Film Festival Spanish director Pedro Almodovar added a Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement to his list of accolades on Thursday, when the Venice Film Festival presented him with the prize for a long and illustriou...
19:00 2019-08-29

Fashion comes to Venice festival with Instagram star Ferragni's film Fashion came to the Venice Film Festival on Wednesday when Instagram star Chiara Ferragni took to the red carpet for the premiere of a documentary about her rise to global stardom as a digital influen...
00:00 2019-09-05

Watch: Cruise Ship Being Towed Nearly Hits Yacht In Venice A cruise ship narrowly missed a yacht while being towed out of Venice late Sunday, just a month after a collision there renewed the controversy over the giant vessels....
01:00 2019-07-09

Climate protesters crash red carpet at Venice film Biennale Hundreds rushed the red carpet on the Venice International Film Festival's final day to demand climate action and a ban on cruise ships in the Italian city. Banners read: "Our home is on fire" and "No...
19:00 2019-09-07

Cruise ship collides with tourist boat at Venice dock Cruise ship MSC Opera couldn't stop its momentum at dock on the Giudecca Canal; at least five injured.        ...
16:51 2019-06-03

Venice Film Festival opens with Hirokazu Kore-eda's 'The Truth' Following his Palme d'Dor triumph in 2018 for "Shoplifters," the Japanese director's anticipated new film starring Juliet Binoche and Catherine Deneuve has made a splash on Venice's opening night....
01:34 2019-08-30

Venice film festival and climate protest: Friday's top shots The Guardian photo editors select the best images of the day, including the Venice film festival, climate protest in Leipzig and Melbourne fashion Continue reading......
02:34 2019-08-31

Massive Ocean Liner Appears from the Fog and Almost Crashes Into a Venice Dock The Giardini della Biennale is a parkland area of Venice, Italy, that was created by none other than Napoleon Bonaparte, and is known for the Venice Biennale Art Festival and the many cats that prowl ...
00:00 2019-07-09

Watch a Massive Cruise Ship Wipe Out a Venice Dock Well, I can go ahead and add “giant cruise ship hauling ass directly toward me while I gaze over the ocean from a dock” to the list of things I need to be unreasonably afraid of. And I’m sure everyone...
16:51 2019-06-03

Cruise ship collides with Venice tourist boat, injuring four people A towering cruise ship collided with a dock and a tourist boat in Venice on Sunday, injuring four people and reigniting calls for large vessels to be banned from the lagoon city....
00:34 2019-06-03

Calls to restrict cruise ships in Venice follow canal crash MILAN (AP) — Cruise industry officials have long insisted ship accidents wouldn’t happen in Venice’s busy Giudecca Canal. They said guiding tugboats and technology would ensure safety. The...
18:34 2019-06-03

Venice to stop huge cruise ships from docking in its historic center Venice is to start rerouting cruise ships away from its historic center, in a victory for residents tired of the enormous vessels towering over the city's skyline....
16:00 2019-08-08

Venice asks other ports to help find solution to cruise ship problems Italian city’s port authority asks eight other port cities to ‘join forces’ to combat problemVenice’s port authority has called on Europe’s most popular cruise ship destinations to close ranks in tack...
15:51 2019-08-03

Wreck of Migrant Ship That Killed Hundreds Will Be Displayed at Venice Biennale The Swiss-Icelandic artist Christoph Büchel has turned the remains of the vessel in which at least 800 died off the coast of Libya into an art installation....
21:34 2019-05-21

Cruise ship crashes into tourist boat in Venice, injuring five people Ship strikes dock and tourist river boat on busy canal in Italian cityThe mayor of Venice has said cruise ships must change their routes after a huge holiday vessel crashed into a wharf and tourist bo...
17:17 2019-06-02

Venice bridge architect fined nearly $90G because design can't handle tourist crowds A Spanish architect has been fined nearly $90,000 because a bridge he built over the famous canals in Venice could not support the number of tourists known to flood the area each year, according to a ...
21:34 2019-08-21

Venice film festival: shock and awe as Joker – and Roman Polanski – triumph Comic book movie starring Joaquin Phoenix takes top award and An Officer and a Spy wins grand jury prizeJoker, Todd Phillips’ mordant spin on Gotham’s grinning antihero, has won the Golden Lion award ...
00:34 2019-09-08

'Joker' wins Golden Lion at Venice, Polanski drama is runner-up Dark drama "Joker" about the origins of the villainous character won the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, while Roman Polanski's military drama about France's notorious Dreyf...
01:34 2019-09-08

Climate change activists storm red carpet at Venice Film Festival Hundreds of demonstrators took over the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival for several hours on Saturday, demanding action to fight climate change and a ban on cruise ships entering the lagoon cit...
22:34 2019-09-07

Polanski's Dreyfus affair film premieres at Venice amid controversy Roman Polanski's new film "An Officer and a Spy", a portrayal of the notorious Dreyfus Affair in 19th-century France, premiered at the Venice Film Festival on Friday to renewed controversy over the di...
07:34 2019-08-31

'Joker,' Roman Polanski's 'J'accuse' win top prizes at Venice Film Festival Todd Phillips' "Joker," starring Joaquin Phoenix as the iconic DC Comics villain, won the Golden Lion for Best Film Award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday....
07:00 2019-09-08

Joker Wins Best Picture 'Golden Lion' at Venice Film Festival A comic book movie has won the top honour at a prestigious film festival: Joker - the standalone DC film starring Joaquin Phoenix in the lead and directed by Todd Phillips - was awarded the Golden......
11:34 2019-09-09

4 injured after cruise ship collides with dock, tourist boat in Venice MSC Cruises said the 2,679-passenger Opera, a 54-meter high and 275-meter long liner which dwarfed the Venice skyline, was approaching a terminal on the Giudecca canal when it hit the dock and a nearb...
16:51 2019-06-02

Out-of-control cruise ship plows into tourist boat, dock in Venice VENICE, Italy — A towering, out-of-control cruise ship rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy Venice canal on Sunday morning. Italian media reported that at least five people were injur...
16:51 2019-06-02

Banksy: Street artist credited with fringe Venice Biennale artwork A video posted on the Instagram account of ever-elusive British artist Banksy documents a new installation showing a controversial huge cruise ship docking in Venice's lagoon. It appears to be the art...
18:17 2019-05-23

Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton Can't Keep Their Hands Off Each Other at the Venice Film Festival When in... Venice. Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton have the look of love in their eyes and seem oh-so-smitten over each other at the 2019 Venice Film Festival. The couple made a rare red......
07:34 2019-09-02

2007 IS BUSIEST YEAR YET FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE; Trading Tops One Million Contract Mark For The First Time, Year-End Volume Increases 138% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, January 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that 2007 was the busiest year in CFE's four-year history as volume totaled 1,136,295 contracts traded, an increase of 1...
09:00 2019-05-24

Italian speedboat champion Fabio Buzzi killed in racing crash near Venice An Italian speedboat champion and two others were killed Wednesday when their vessel struck an artificial reef off the coast of Venice, authorities said....
16:51 2019-09-19

Nate Parker to premiere movie at Venice film festival after rape controversy The actor and director, who has been absent since a sexual assault charge resurfaced, will premiere American Skin with Spike LeeActor-director Nate Parker will premiere his film American Skin at this ...
00:34 2019-08-09

Venice film festival pulls the stars but gender disparity casts shadow The world's oldest film festival kicks off in Venice on Wednesday with plenty of Hollywood stars and top filmmakers expected but a lack of female directors and the inclusion of controversial names has...
19:00 2019-08-27

Cruise ship rams tourist boat in busy Venice canal, four hurt A cruise ship crashed into a Venice dock on Sunday, hitting a moored tourist boat and sending onlookers running for safety in what one witness said resembled a "scene from a disaster movie."...
18:17 2019-06-02

Venice mayor urges Unesco to place city on world heritage blacklist Luigi Brugnaro says he has no faith in Italy’s government to resolve cruise ship problemThe mayor of Venice has urged Unesco to place the city on its world heritage site blacklist as he lambasted Ital...
03:34 2019-06-21

Venice Film Festival director, jury head disagree on gender quotas "Offensive" or the best available option? The festival director and jury head disagreed on Wednesday on whether gender quotas would help redress an imbalance of women directors featured at the Venice ...
14:00 2019-08-29

Farrah Abraham (and Her Wardrobe Malfunction) Attends 2019 Venice Film Festival What event can bring Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler and Farrah Abraham together? The 2019 Venice Film Festival, of course. While pop culture fans were expecting to see supermodels and A-list actors......
01:00 2019-08-30

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Kristen Stewart, Timothee Chalamet on the red carpet Kristen Stewart, Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson, Penelope Cruz and Timothee Chalamet were among the stars touting films at Venice Film Festival.        ...
12:34 2019-09-04

Persecution a point of issue as Polanski's Dreyfus Affair movie premieres at Venice Roman Polanski's new film "An Officer and a Spy", a portrayal of the notorious Dreyfus Affair in 19th Century France, premieres at the Venice Film Festival on Friday to renewed controversy over the di...
07:34 2019-08-31

Traveller24.com | WATCH: Giant cruise ship narrowly misses yacht in Venice A giant cruise ship very narrowly missed a yacht while being towed out of Venice late Sunday, just a month after a collision there renewed the controversy over the giant vessels....
18:51 2019-07-08

Cruise Ship Loses Control In Venice, Slams Wharf And Tourist Boat A massive cruise ship lost control as it docked in Venice Sunday, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat after suffering an engine failure....
20:51 2019-06-02

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Mick Jagger, Johnny Depp on the red carpet Mick Jagger, Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson, Kristen Stewart, Penelope Cruz and Johnny Depp were among the stars touting films at Venice Film Festival.        ...
04:00 2019-09-09

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Johnny Depp, Timothee Chalamet on the red carpet Kristen Stewart, Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson, Penelope Cruz and Timothee Chalamet were among the stars touting films at Venice Film Festival.        ...
09:34 2019-09-07

Mo. Gov. Parson: Floods happening more often The swollen Mississippi River is straining levees, snarling traffic and forcing people from their homes as it approaches record levels. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson toured flooded areas Monday in the nor...
01:34 2019-06-04

Dark ‘Joker’ wins top prize at the Venice International Film Festival Todd Phillips’ dark comic book film “Joker," starring Joaquin Phoenix, won the Golden Lion Award at the Venice International Film Festival Saturday.        ...
04:00 2019-09-09

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Brad Pitt and Liv Tyler were among the stars at Venice Film Festival to promote "Marriage Story" and "Ad Astra."        ...
05:34 2019-08-30

Send in the crowns: in trumping Venice competition, Joker begins grand slam | Xan Brooks The victory for Todd Phillips’s revisionist comic book blockbuster is a credit to a festival in touch with crazed politics, contemporary paranoia – and superb cinemaTodd Phillips’ Joker spins the tale...
00:34 2019-09-08

The Truth review – Catherine Deneuve's grand diva dominates mixed Venice opener Hirokazu Kore-eda’s English-language debut kicks off this year’s festival with zingers but no real fireworks, as Deneuve’s ageing star rips strips off daughter Juliette BinocheThe sun rises on day one...
01:00 2019-08-29

Venice loves villains, as Joker and Roman Polanski both take home major festival awards A big day for topics that the people in your Twitter replies resolutely will not shut the fuck up about today, as the Venice Film Festival handed out major awards to Todd Phillips’ Joker and Roman Po...
02:00 2019-09-08

Venice kicks out, issues $1,000 fine to German tourists for making coffee on bridge steps The city of Venice issued a $1,000 fine to two German travelers after they were discovered trying to make coffee.       ...
22:17 2019-07-22

Italian champion speedboat racer, 2 crew members killed near Venice trying to break record An Italian champion speedboat racer and two crew members died near Venice after their boat crashed Tuesday during a bid to set a new speed record from Monte Carlo....
08:51 2019-09-19

Cruise ship narrowly misses smashing yacht in Venice one month after similar collision The cruise ship Costa Deliziosa was hit by “violent and sudden” gusts of wind in Venice Sunday, bringing it alarmingly close to a yacht.       ...
14:51 2019-07-09

Venice film festival: Saudi Arabian director praises 'momentum change' in her country Describing recent changes for women, prominent director Haifaa al-Mansour called for more and praised film as a tool for changeSaudi Arabia’s most prominent female film director says there is a “momen...
01:34 2019-08-30

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Brad Pitt arrive by boat as stars hit the red carpet Brad Pitt arrived by boat for Venice Film Festival to premiere his new movie "Ad Astra." Here are the stars at the festival running through Sept. 7.        ...
05:00 2019-08-29

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Scarlett Johansson, Brad Pitt, Adam Driver Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Brad Pitt and Liv Tyler were among the stars in Venice to promote their films "Marriage Story" and "Ad Astra."        ...
22:34 2019-08-29

Spanish man dies after being swept away by floods One man's body has been found after a river burst its banks during sudden, torrential rain in the northern Spanish region of Navarra on Monday night, the local government said....
14:51 2019-07-09

Washed Away: Floods end Iowa town BARLETT, Iowa – Bartlett, Iowa has been fighting the flood battle since March and now it appears the town isn’t likely to survive the aftermath of the onslaught. Homes in Bartlett were under wat...
12:34 2019-08-07

Flamingos and floods: Sunday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including continuing unrest in Hong Kong and Indonesia’s independence day celebrations Continue reading......
15:34 2019-08-18

Here's how to escape your car if it floods during a hurricane, AAA says If your vehicle becomes submerged in water during flooding, it's important to know what tools to use and what kind of windows will break.       ...
07:17 2019-07-16

| India monsoon floods kill at least 100 Floods have killed at least 100 people and displaced hundreds of thousands across much of India with the southern state of Kerala worst hit, authorities have said....
07:00 2019-08-11

BS Yediyurappa Thanks Centre For Rs 1,200 Crore Aid For Floods Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday thanked the Central government for the financial assistance of Rs 1,200 crores to the flood-hit Karnataka while Congress slammed the move calling it a......
05:34 2019-10-05

Defending against floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina Five years ago, flooding in the Vrbas River Basin devastated Bosnia and Herzegovina. As climate change makes such extreme weather ever-more likely, the small country is making sure it's better prepare...
14:51 2019-05-21

Floods Swamp U.S. Farm Belt The wettest year on record is piling up costs for the nation’s biggest agricultural companies, stalling farmers’ fieldwork and slowing shipments across the U.S. Farm Belt....
15:17 2019-05-23

Pete Davidson Supports Rumored Girlfriend Margaret Qualley at Venice Film Festival Premiere There's no sense in hiding, Pete Davidson! The Saturday Night Live star was spotted supporting rumored girlfriend Margaret Qualley at the premiere of her new film, Seberg, at the 2019......
03:00 2019-08-31

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Brad Pitt, Kristen Stewart, Penelope Cruz on the red carpet Kristen Stewart, Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson, Penelope Cruz and Timothee Chalamet were among the stars touting films at Venice Film Festival.        ...
08:00 2019-09-03

A huge cruise ship has rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice VENICE, Italy (AP) — A huge cruise ship has rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy canal in Venice. The post A huge cruise ship has rammed into a dock and a tourist river boat on a busy...
12:17 2019-06-02

Took Steps Over Karnataka Floods "Beyond Limits": BS Yediyurappa Strongly defending his government's flood relief measures, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday said his administration has taken steps "beyond its limits"....
01:17 2019-10-12

As Floods Keep Coming, Cities Pay Residents to Move The United States spends more on helping people rebuild after disasters than preventing problems. Nashville is leading an effort to change that by helping people move out of flood zones....
10:17 2019-07-06

| More than 200 killed, 1.2 million displaced by India floods India has issued a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern state of Kerala, as the death toll from the annual monsoon deluge across the country rose to at least 209....
14:00 2019-08-14

Spanish floods claim sixth victim A 41-year-old man was found dead in southeastern Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflicted over the past two days by record-breaking rain....
16:34 2019-09-14

Storms, floods cause $1.2B damage to public infrastructure Storms and flooding have caused significant damage throughout the US during the first half of 2019. The Associated Press tallied about $1.2 billion of damage in 24 states based on preliminary assessme...
07:00 2019-08-13

Far-Right Propaganda Floods Facebook Ahead of EU Elections Fake accounts spread white-nationalist messages and amassed larger followings than actual far-right parties before being taken down, according to a new report....
09:17 2019-05-22

Afghanistan: Floods threaten communities, minaret of Jam After a difficult winter, torrential rain and flooding across six of Afghanistan's 34 provinces have left at least 24 people dead and hundreds homeless. The world's second-tallest minaret is also unde...
03:51 2019-05-26

Bangladesh floods to slash 400,000 T from rice harvest Floods have washed away crops in Bangladesh that would have yielded nearly 400,000 tonnes of rice, according to estimates from the agriculture ministry....
14:34 2019-08-07

Heavy rainfall causes floods in central Serbia Torrential rains in the past 24 hours have caused floods in central Serbia that have covered roads and washed into homes, disrupting traffic and damaging bridges....
17:17 2019-06-03

Missouri Tornadoes: Rain, Floods and ‘Then the Sirens Go’ First came floods across Nebraska and Iowa. Then the Mississippi River rose and rose, threatening towns. And on Wednesday, a series of violent tornadoes tore through the region....
07:00 2019-05-24

Preparing for Monsoon 2019: Flash floods TUCSON Flash floods are one of the most common and deadly severe weather events in the United States. Because of Arizona’s wet winter, the National Weather Service (NWS) is expecting a delayed start t...
00:51 2019-06-15

43 Dead, 24 Missing In Floods, Landslides In Nepal At least 43 people, including 18 women, were killed and 20 others injured in floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in various parts of Nepal, the police said....
08:17 2019-07-14

Floods in India kill 33, displace thousands Floods brought by heavy rains and overflowing rivers across large swathes of western and southern India have killed at least 33 people and forced the evacuation of 180,000 from their homes, officials ...
12:34 2019-08-08

India floods kill more than 270, displace one million Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced one million and inundated thousands of homes across six states, authorities said on Wednesday after two weeks of h...
19:00 2019-08-16

6 dead in storms and floods in southeastern China BEIJING (AP) — Six people have died and one is missing after heavy rains and flooding in southeastern China. The official Xinhua News Agency said Sunday that 88,000 people have been evacuated in Jiang...
13:51 2019-06-09

Week of floods in India kills dozens Flooding caused by torrential rains has claimed dozens of lives in northern India. More than 350 people have been killed by rain-related causes in India, Nepal and Bangladesh during the monsoon season...
15:34 2019-09-28

At least seven people die in flash floods in southern Morocco At least seven people were killed in flash floods in Morocco on Wednesday, following torrential rains in mountains in the south of the country near Taroudant, 600 kilometers (373 miles) south of Rabat...
04:34 2019-08-29

Venice Film Festival 2019: See Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Kristen Stewart Scarlett Johansson, Kristen Stewart and Brad Pitt were among the stars at Venice Film Festival to promote "Marriage Story," "Seberg" and "Ad Astra."        ...
02:00 2019-08-31

Rooney Mara Exudes Bridal Glamour After Joining Joaquin Phoenix at the 2019 Venice Film Festival Rooney Mara is a vision in white! The 34-year-old actress dazzled at the 2019 Venice Film Festival in a striking white Givenchy dress that she paired with matching satin heels. For her......
02:00 2019-09-01

2 Dead, Over 20 Missing After Maharashtra Dam Breach Floods Villages Heavy monsoon rains in Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra led to a breach in Tiware Dam last night and flooding of villages down-stream. At least two people are dead and more than 20 missing...
05:34 2019-07-03

Record rains in southern Japan cause floods, kill two Torrential rains caused floods and landslides on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu on Wednesday, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue a rare emergency warning and evacua...
08:34 2019-08-28

U.S. to allow September 1 grazing on unplantable acres to help farmers after floods The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Thursday announced a new measure to help farmers who were unable to plant corn and soybeans due to widespread flooding across the U.S. Midwest....
05:34 2019-06-21

Northeast Braces For More Rain And Floods, 3 Killed In Assam Massive landslides and flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall since the past two days have affected thousands of people in Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Assam. Four people have died in the......
18:34 2019-07-10

Goa Floods Affect 6,000 Farmers, 1,928 Hectares Land: Minister Heavy monsoons and flooding in Goa have affected the livelihoods of over 6,000 farmers in the state and the consequent losses have been pegged at around Rs 8.92 crore, Deputy Chief Minister......
17:00 2019-08-20

Record Rain In South Japan Causes Floods, Landslides Torrential rain triggered floods and landslides in Japan on Wednesday, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to order more than 900,000 people to leave their homes while another......
13:34 2019-08-28

| 'My entire world was gone' - floods devastate northern Pakistan Once a small cluster of houses stood along a gentle stream in Pakistani Kashmir. Now only jagged rocks and a few damaged homes remain after torrential rains wreaked havoc on the picturesque mountain v...
15:51 2019-07-19

U.S. corn plantings top expectations despite floods; prices sink U.S. farmers planted more corn than expected despite heavy rains and flooding that market watchers had said kept farmers out of the fields for much of the spring, the U.S. government said on Friday....
20:34 2019-06-28

Assam Floods: 75 People Killed, More Than 34 Lakh Affected Following the death of six more people in Assam floods in a day, the death toll in the state has risen to 75. According to officials, flood waters have inundated 20 of 33 districts in the state,......
19:51 2019-07-24

Landslides and Floods as Typhoon Hagibis Bears Down on Japan The storm had yet to make landfall Saturday afternoon, but many rivers were already at dangerously high levels. More than a million people were urged to evacuate....
11:17 2019-10-12

The Latest: Mandatory evacuation issued for Missouri floods PETERSBURG, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the United States (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Officials have issued a mandatory evacuation order for some residents of a central Missouri county wher...
21:17 2019-05-31

UP Government Says No Leaves For Officials Due To Heavy Rain, Floods Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday directed that in view of incessant rain, which has claimed 93 lives since Thursday, no government official will be granted leave....
03:34 2019-09-30

CFMoto India Launch Delayed Due To Mumbai Floods The past few days have seen heavy showers in the city of Mumbai affecting the lives of local residents. The floods also led to a number of events and activities being delayed with the latest one being...
13:17 2019-07-03

Where Floods of ‘Biblical Proportion’ Drowned Towns and Farms Floodwaters swamped more than half a million acres of forest and farmland in the lower Mississippi Delta more than six months ago, gulping up highways and homes, livestock and tractors....
18:00 2019-07-31

Heavy rain, floods in China force evacuation of nearly 80,000 The heaviest average rainfall to lash a swathe of southern and eastern China in more than half a century brought torrential rain and floods, destroying houses, damaging crops and forcing the evacuatio...
12:51 2019-07-11

After Floods, Bihar Grapples With Spike In Dengue Cases To 1,400 Over 1,400 people are being treated for dengue in Bihar, a steep increase from 1,000 cases in just five days as the state wrestles with the deadly disease. State capital Patna has been affected the......
19:17 2019-10-12

More Than 270 Killed In Floods In Six States, 10 Lakh People Displaced Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced over 10 lakh and inundated thousands of homes across six states, authorities said on Wednesday after two weeks of....
15:00 2019-08-14

Putin travels to Siberia as floods turn deadly The Irkutsk region has been hit by torrential rains, causing Lake Baikal and the Angara River to burst their banks. At least five people have been killed and hundreds injured....
04:51 2019-06-30

In the Midwest, Relentless Floods Dredge Up ‘Shadow’ of 1993 The Great Flood of 1993, one of the worst in American history, left entire towns ravaged. With heavy spring rains and saturated soil, some fear a repeat....
13:51 2019-06-03

Floods kill at least 28 in southern India, displace thousands At least 28 people have died in the southern Indian state of Kerala after torrential monsoon rains caused landslides and flooding that cut off some areas, authorities said on Friday....
19:34 2019-08-09

Death toll from floods in south Asia rises to more than 100 More than four million displaced in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with Assam and Bihar among the worst-hit regionsFloods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal a...
02:34 2019-07-16

Floods kills at least five in southeast Spain, thousands evacuated At least five people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, with many roads, railways and an airport closed on Friday and emergency services r...
23:00 2019-09-13

After brutal spring floods, U.S. farmers face big losses DARKE COUNTY, Ohio (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The planting season ended more than a month ago, but much of 39-year-old Greg McGlinch’s 450-acre farm in Darke County, Ohio, is either under water o...
05:51 2019-07-05

Four dead as torrential rain and floods batter Spain Almería and Murcia airports closed with many areas on high alert as downpours continueFour people have died as heavy rain and flash-flooding continue to batter south-eastern Spain, swelling rivers, tu...
16:00 2019-09-13

12 More Dead In Assam Floods, 1.3 Lakh Still In Relief Camps Flood waters showed signs of receding in Assam on Saturday but the number of deaths climbed to 62 with rain-related incidents claiming 12 more lives in the last 24 hours. Around 44 lakh people in 24.....
21:01 2019-07-20

Sudan's major floods present first challenge for its new leader In Wad Ramli, a village outside the Sudanese capital of Khartoum, Alsamani Fathalrahman and his neighbors traveled in blue speedboats through flooded streets trying to salvage their belongings....
13:00 2019-09-10

14 Killed, 11 Missing After Dam Breach In Maharashtra Floods Villages Fourteen people were killed and 11 are still missing after heavy rainfall led to a breach in the Tiware Dam in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra on Tuesday night....
12:00 2019-07-04

166 Dead In Assam, Bihar Floods, Around 1.11 Crore Affected Floods continued to wreak havoc in Bihar and Assam, with around 1.11 crore people impactedin the two eastern states where the number of dead reached 166 on Sunday....
00:00 2019-07-22

After Typhoon, Dramatic Rescues of Residents Trapped by Floods Japan, which prides itself on its robust infrastructure and disaster preparedness, was humbled by the hard hit that hurt even major metropolitan areas....
19:51 2019-10-13

15 Lakh Affected By Assam Floods, At Least 7 Dead: 10 Points The monsoon floods in Assam claimed another life today, taking the number of deaths in the rain-ravaged state to seven. Official sources said that over 15 lakh people have been affected in 25 of......
18:17 2019-07-13

Floods Affect 15,000 In Tripura, Mizoram, Train Services Hit Over 15,000 people have shifted to relief camps and other safer places in Tripura and Mizoram due to flooding of low lying areas and villages by rain, officials said on Sunday....
00:34 2019-07-15

Five dead as torrential rain and floods batter Spain Almería and Murcia airports closed with many areas on high alert as downpours continueFive people have died as heavy rain and flash-flooding continue to batter south-eastern Spain, swelling rivers, tu...
08:34 2019-09-14

Floods and landslides kill at least 88 people in Nepal and India At least 88 people have died in Nepal and northeastern India, with millions affected after torrential rains triggered floods and landslides over the weekend....
21:00 2019-07-15

2008 IS THE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF RECORD GROWTH FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE; Trading Rises Two Percent Over Year-Ago, Volume Tops One Million Contracts Traded For Second Consecutive Year CHICAGO, January 2, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 was the busiest year in CFE's five year history as volume totaled 1,161,019 contracts.Volume in 2008 rose two ...
17:51 2019-05-23

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history....
17:17 2019-10-13

500 Prisoners To Be Shifted Out As Heavy Rain Floods Jail In Eastern UP Heavy rain in eastern UP has forced authorities to transfer 500 prisoners from the district jail in Ballia, which holds nearly three times its stated maximum capacity of 350, to the jail in Azamgarh.....
08:34 2019-09-30

Death toll from India, Nepal, Bangladesh floods jumps to over 300 The death toll from severe flooding in parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh rose to more than 300 on Monday, even as heavy rains are starting to ebb and water levels started to recede in some of the w...
13:17 2019-07-22

97 Dead In Bihar Floods, Sitamarhi District Worst-Hit With 27 Deaths Five more people have died in the Bihar floods, pushing the number of dead up to 97 on Saturday, as over 69 lakh people were affected in 12 districts, the state's disaster management department said....
23:51 2019-07-20

Odisha, Rajasthan See Heavy Rain As Vadodara Recovers From Floods Rainwater flooded parts of Odisha and Rajasthan after a heavy downpour in the two states, while Gujarat's rain-hit Vadodara limped back to normalcy as the swollen Vishwamitri river's ferocity started....
22:51 2019-08-02

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....
18:51 2019-06-27

Floods follow heavy rain in south-central Nebraska Floodwaters covered large areas of south-central Nebraska on Tuesday after up to nine inches of rain fell in some spots. Parts of highways were closed and dive teams were sent to help people trapped i...
14:17 2019-07-10

Cargill adjusted profit slides 41% on trade tensions, U.S. floods Commodities trader Cargill Inc [CARG.UL] reported a 41% slump in adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday, as the U.S.-China trade war led to supply disruptions and flooding in the central United States ...
15:34 2019-07-11

Assam Man, Rescued During Floods, Happy "Most Precious" NRC Paper Is Safe In flood-ravaged rural Assam thousands who are displaced are as worried for their lives and that of their families as they are for their citizenship papers....
07:34 2019-07-16

Monsoon floods wreak havoc on India, death toll up Parts of southern and western India have been hit hard by heavy torrential rain. The resulting floods and landslides have claimed many lives and forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter ...
19:00 2019-08-11

Violent weather kills three in Missouri, floods rivers in Oklahoma A relentless barrage of violent weather in the central United States left three people dead on Thursday, local media said, as tornadoes raked across southwest Missouri and devastated the state capital...
23:51 2019-05-23

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Into Japan, After Landslides, Floods and a Quake The storm made landfall about 7 p.m. Saturday. Many rivers were already at dangerously high levels, and more than a million people have been urged to evacuate....
12:51 2019-10-12

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc....
21:00 2019-07-15

After Floods, Assam Villagers Get Fresh Citizenship Verification Call The tension in Goraimari, a bustling rural town about 70 km from Guwahati, is palpable. Thousands of people in the area have received fresh re-verification notices for their National Register of......
22:51 2019-08-04

After Months of Floods and Tornadoes, Officials Tally Billions in Damage As the swollen Mississippi and Missouri rivers slowly recede, communities across the Midwest are starting to add up the damage and make plans for repairs with the help of federal aid....
03:34 2019-07-05

Floods worsen in India's northeast; rare rhinos in danger Floods in northeast India worsened on Tuesday with incessant rain swelling already raging rivers, inundating villages and a rhinoceros sanctuary as 1,000 soldiers were deployed to rescue people fleein...
21:17 2019-07-16

At least 11 dead, thousands evacuated as flash floods hit Western India At least 11 people have been killed and six are missing after the Western Indian city of Pune and its neighboring areas were hit by heavy rain and flash floods, a government official said on Wednesday...
11:00 2019-09-26

Watch: Car Caught In Chhattisgarh Flash Floods Washed Away Within Minutes A car was washed away after it was caught in flash floods in Chhattisgarh on Saturday, as seen in a terrifying video posted by news agency ANI. Water overflowing from a flooded drain swept the car......
19:34 2019-07-07

Floods in 2009 and 2015 were worst in Cumbria for centuries – study Analysis in north-west England linked to evidence of UK’s vulnerability to climate crisis The floods of 2009 and 2015 in north-west England were the worst for more than 550 years, according to groundb...
09:51 2019-05-22

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Into Japan After Landslides, Floods and a Quake The storm made landfall Saturday evening. Many rivers were already at dangerously high levels, and more than a million people had been urged to evacuate....
17:51 2019-10-12

Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7 Authorities evacuated dozens of citizens from flooded homes in western Greece on Sunday, a few days after seven people were killed by a violent storm in the north of the country....
17:00 2019-07-14

Prolonged monsoon brings floods and chaos to many parts of India Unprecedented late rainfall causes buildings to collapse as crops rot in fieldsIndia’s monsoon season has overrun by almost a month, with unprecedented rainfall causing deaths from collapsing building...
16:00 2019-09-27

Millions Displaced as Monsoon Floods Hit India, Nepal and Bangladesh More than a hundred people have died and millions were forced to leave their homes as monsoon rains have devastated parts of India, Nepal and Bangladesh. At least three million people have been displa...
08:51 2019-07-16

Child, pregnant mom found dead in car amid floods in Pennsylvania A Pennsylvania police chief says a pregnant woman and her 8-year-old son have been found dead in a car swept away by floodwaters. Douglass Township Police Chief John Dzurek told news outlets the car w...
09:01 2019-07-12

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...
16:34 2019-06-21

Shocking photo shows floods surging through downtown Houston Flooding turned downtown Houston into an underwater ghost town Friday as rescuers scrambled to save stranded drivers and those stuck in their homes following the wild, three-day downpour, according to...
20:51 2019-09-20

Fact-Checked: Was Traffic Signal In Mumbai Really Washed Away In Floods? Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri shared a video on Thursday that shows a traffic signal being washed away in heavy downpour. "Hello Traffic Police of Mumbai," he wrote. But where was the video actually......
22:00 2019-09-06

Caught between floods and drought: Farmers in Nicaragua living in uncertainty Across the Central American Dry Corridor, communities are facing increasingly extreme weather. In Nicaragua, the region's poorest country, subsistence farmers like Blanca Landero Betarco face a daily ...
12:51 2019-06-12

Subway stop floods after downpour knocks out wall in Queens Everybody was surfing — surfing M-T-A. Wednesday night’s downpours took out a temporary wall at the Court Square-23rd Street subway stop in Long Island City, flooding the platform and knocking a...
23:00 2019-07-18

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 55 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
18:51 2019-07-14

At least 50 people dead and 1 million affected by floods in south Asia Areas of India, Nepal and Bangladesh submerged by monsoon rain in recent daysDozens of people have died in Nepal and a million have been affected in north-east India following heavy rains that trigger...
18:34 2019-07-14

Floods, landslides leave scores dead across Nepal, India Police in Nepal say flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have killed at least 43 people in the past few days, with more deaths reported across the Himalayan border in India...
09:34 2019-07-14

Cargill quarterly profit dives 41% on trade tensions, U.S. floods Global commodities trader Cargill Inc [CARG.UL] reported a 41% drop in adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday, citing supply disruptions stemming from the U.S.-China trade war and also flooding in the ...
02:51 2019-07-12

U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods: Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to banker surveys relea...
04:34 2019-08-09

Watch: Shocking Moment Road Collapses, Disappears During Floods A shocking video has captured the moment a road literally collapsed and disappeared into a river during floods in Canada. The incident occurred in the town of Antigonish in Nova Scotia....
18:17 2019-07-31

Four people killed, thousands evacuated as floods hit southeast Spain Four people have been killed and over 1,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, with many roads, train networks and an airport closed on Friday and emergency services resc...
22:00 2019-09-13

Tropical Storm Imelda: two dead and more than 1,000 rescued as floods hit Texas Jefferson county hit with estimated 40in of rain in 72 hours as story evokes memories of Hurricane HarveyThe slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas on Thursday, leaving...
12:51 2019-09-20

Rainfall floods New Orleans streets, in taste of storm ahead Rainfall flooded streets of New Orleans on Wednesday, in the first effects from a weather system churning in the Gulf of Mexico that could grow into a hurricane capable of causing more severe flooding...
00:17 2019-07-11

It’s Raining Inside the Metro as Flash Floods Rage Across Washington DC Washington, D.C. commuters came back to work after the long weekend with a bang. Powerful storms swept across the nation’s capital, inundating roadways, unleashing flash floods, and creating at least ...
18:34 2019-07-08

Piles of hail, flash floods and a tornado hit Spain – video The streets of Madrid have been turned into rivers as flash-flooding and hail inundate Spain’s capital. One of the worst affected neighbourhoods was Arganda del Rey where cars were washed away in the ...
14:34 2019-08-27

Air Force pilots have to go as far away as the UK for training after floods destroy simulators in Nebraska US Air Force/TSgt. Rachelle Blake US Air Force crews training to fly the RC-135 have had to travel to train after flooding at Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska. The Air Force is using RC-135s on othe...
05:00 2019-08-24

US briefing: the Squad, Prime Day protests and floods in south Asia Tuesday’s top story: Congresswomen denounce Trump’s racist remarks. Plus, French cuisine’s renaissanceGood morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
11:51 2019-07-16

Tigress takes ‘day-long nap’ while seeking refuge from floods in man’s home A man in the flood-ravaged Assam state of India was stunned to find an intruder napping in his home. The purr-patrator? A weary tigress taking shelter from the storm. The big cat is believe to have wa...
17:00 2019-07-19

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.     ...
18:51 2019-05-31

Rain pummels DC-area, floods White House basement A slow-moving rainstorm has washed out roads, stranded drivers and soaked basements, including the White House's, during a chaotic morning commute in the national capital region. (July 8)  ...
00:00 2019-07-09

Even as Floods Worsen With Climate Change, Fewer People Insure Against Disaster The Midwest floods have highlighted a gap in disaster readiness: Fewer Americans are buying flood insurance, even as climate change increases their risk....
12:00 2019-06-08

Number Of Deaths In Assam Floods Rises To 64, Water Recedes In Some Areas With the death of five more people, the number of deaths in Assam floods rose to 64 on Sunday, even as water showed receding trends in some areas of the state....
21:17 2019-07-21

Bangladesh floods worsen after breach, death toll nears 100 in India One of Bangladesh's main rivers breached an embankment, flooding a northern district and forcing thousands from their homes, an official said on Thursday, as the toll from monsoon rains in neighboring...
15:00 2019-07-18

Texas hit by Imelda deluge, flash floods, 'life-threatening' rainfall: 'It's as bad as I've ever seen' Severe flash flooding hit parts of east Texas on Thursday as the center of Tropical Depression Imela hit close to Houston, just over two years since the community was devastated by Hurricane Harvey....
02:17 2019-09-20

Danube cruise captain arrested as floods halt search near shipwreck A Hungarian court on Saturday ordered the arrest of the captain of a passenger cruiser that collided with a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube, killing South Korean tourists on board, although ...
17:00 2019-06-01

Tropical Storm Kills Two In Houston, Halts Flights, Floods Roads Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the......
09:17 2019-09-20

Tornadoes hit Carolinas as Hurricane Dorian floods Charleston; 200K without power North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper warned residents Wednesday to adhere to evacuation orders and finish last-minute storm preparations as the Carolinas coast braces for Hurricane Dorian, a Category 3 stor...
17:00 2019-09-05

Heavy rain and floods in India's Assam kill at least 10 and displace more than 1 million Heavy monsoon rains in India's northeast Assam state displaced more than a million people from their homes and flash floods killed at least 10 in the past 72 hours, state authorities said on Saturday,...
03:17 2019-07-14

Pounding rains, flash floods drench northeastern United States Severe wind and rain in the northeastern United States left thousands without power on Tuesday, as a record-breaking heat wave ebbed and a flash flood threat moved south with the storm....
22:17 2019-07-23

In Hurricane Barry's wake, here are the worst floods in American history 24/7 Wall St. used data compiled by government agencies, including the National Weather Service, and consulted sources to develop this list.       ...
17:34 2019-07-17

Typhoon Hagibis floods over 1,000 homes in Japan as the death toll climbs Thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed.        ...
23:51 2019-10-13

Onion prices surge in Bangladesh on floods, lower Indian supply Onion prices in Bangladesh have doubled over the past two weeks after floods ravaged the crop and as imports from top supplier India became expensive after New Delhi withdrew incentives for overseas s...
14:01 2019-07-24

Tropical Storm Kills One In Houston, Halts Flights, Floods Roads Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the......
05:51 2019-09-20

Eye of Hurricane Dorian grazes North Carolina, floods Outer Banks Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach resort with powerful winds and battering waves days after reducing parts of the Bahamas to rubb...
22:34 2019-09-06

Assam Woman Delivers Baby On Boat During Floods, Names Him Krishna A 24-year-old woman in flood-hit Assam gave birth to a baby boy in a boat on Monday and named him Krishnaafter the Hindu Godwhowas also believed to have been born during massive floods....
15:51 2019-07-18

Number Of Deaths In Assam Floods Rises To 68, Water Re-Enters 2 Districts The flood situation in Assam remained grim with the number of deaths mounting to 68 on Tuesday following the death of two more persons, as a total of 28.01 lakh people in 19 of the 33 districts of the...
19:34 2019-07-23

Nepal Floods Death Toll Reaches 67, Rainfall To Continue: Officials The death toll from the monsoon floods and landslides in Nepal has increased to 67, while 32 people were reported missing and over 40 others injured, officials said on Monday....
12:34 2019-07-16

U.S. Midwest floods to weigh on diesel demand in fall harvest season A disappointing planting season due to massive flooding in the U.S. Midwest this spring is expected to have spillover effects on diesel demand during harvest season, analysts and traders said....
00:17 2019-07-11

New Orleans floods as danger posed to Louisiana by impending hurricane grows Coastal Louisiana is getting slammed by heavy rain and flooding as a tropical system develops over the Gulf of Mexico, leading to what could be a catastrophic few days for the Bayou State....
00:34 2019-07-11

Africa faces dual threat of drought and floods from global heating UK research predicts extreme weather cause severe droughts as well as prolonged rainfall, hitting food productionGlobal heating could bring many more bouts of severe drought as well as increased flood...
13:01 2019-06-15

What 500,000 Americans hit by floods can teach us about fighting climate change | Elizabeth Rush Individual action can’t fight climate crisis. These Americans know we need a collective responseLast fall, as I landed in New Orleans, a seed of existential anxiety lodged itself deep in my gut. It wa...
15:34 2019-08-30

Bangladesh prepares to move Rohingya to island at risk of floods and cyclones Foreign minister defends controversial proposal as ‘only solution’ despite misgivings of human rights campaignersThe first Rohingya refugees could be relocated to an island in the next few months unde...
12:51 2019-07-19

China Hongqiao says aluminum plants not damaged by floods, production normal China Hongqiao Group, the world's top aluminum producer, said on Tuesday it was operating as normal after Typhon Lekima lashed its home province of Shandong at the weekend and cause severe flooding....
13:34 2019-08-13

Amitabh Bachchan Donates Rs 51 Lakh To Relief Fund For Bihar Floods Actor Amitabh Bachchan has donated Rs 51 lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund in Bihar, moved by reports of the floods that have ravaged more than a dozen districts of the state....
21:17 2019-10-09

Dozens rescued from Oklahoma floods as storms swamp central U.S.: officials Dozens of people were rescued from rising waters and felled trees that smashed homes and blocked roadways in Oklahoma, as severe storms generating tornadoes and heavy rain roared through central Unite...
18:51 2019-05-21

Indian floods see death toll reach 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated Heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps, while train services were cancelled in several flood-hit areas....
20:00 2019-08-11

Death toll from India floods rises to 95, hundreds of thousands evacuated The death toll from floods in India's states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 95, official figures showed on Saturday, as heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands to evacuate...
12:34 2019-08-10

Death toll rises as torrential rain and floods batter Spain More than 1,100 military personnel deployed to Murcia and Valencia regions to help rescue people from flooding A 41-year-old man was found dead in south-east Spain on Saturday, the local government sa...
18:34 2019-09-14

U.S. Midwest farm incomes fall in second quarter in wake of record floods U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of the Farm Belt, according to a banker survey released on Thursday by the F...
20:34 2019-08-08

Death toll from Indian floods reaches 147, hundreds of thousands evacuated The death toll from floods in the Indian states of Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra rose to 147, state authorities said on Sunday, as rescue teams raced to evacuate people and waters submerged parts ...
17:00 2019-08-11

Fierce typhoon paralyses Tokyo, causing floods, damage across Japan One of the most powerful typhoons to ever hit Tokyo paralyzed the Japanese capital on Saturday, leaving millions confined indoors and streets deserted as fierce rain and wind killed two, flooded river...
18:51 2019-10-12

Floods kill 16, displace thousands in India's western Maharashtra state At least 16 people have died in India's western state of Maharashtra as heavy rains and overflowing rivers swamped five districts, forcing authorities to move more than 140,000 people to safer places,...
23:00 2019-08-07

Epic floods and trade wars – the US farmers battered by politics and climate The weather is wild, the tariffs are rising, and as frustration ripples through the Iowa corn fields, rural America is ready to confront its 2020 candidatesAaron Heley Lehman listened to the rain tap ...
17:00 2019-05-30

Slammed For "Casual Attitude", Bihar Floods Singe Tejashwi Yadav Too The Nitish Kumar government may have come in for widespread criticism over its handling of the Patna floods, but the "casual attitude" of state opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav has also raised a few.....
08:17 2019-10-07

Dozens die in northern India as late monsoon rains trigger floods Retreating monsoon rains have led to deadly floods across wide areas of Uttar Pradesh stateA heavy spell of retreating monsoon rains has flooded wide areas of northern India, killing dozens of people ...
08:34 2019-09-29

Brazil farmers struggle for internet signal as tech floods sector Brazil's lack of reliable internet accessibility in rural areas is an increasingly critical problem for its farmers, as more agricultural equipment arriving on the market is built to be updated online...
15:34 2019-05-21

Oklahoma reels, Missouri declares state of emergency from storm, floods Dozens of people were rescued from rising floodwaters and felled trees that smashed homes and blocked roadways in Oklahoma, as severe storms unleashing tornadoes and heavy rain roared through the cent...
23:51 2019-05-21

Floods force millions to flee homes in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than three million people from their homes across north and northeastern India, officials said on Monday, as the death toll in neighboring Nepal and low-lying Bangladesh rose t...
18:00 2019-07-15

China landslide sweeps cars away as floods kill dozens – video A landslide sweeps across a road in China's Fujian province, in the south-east, pushing cars before it. Days of rain have caused havoc, affecting hundreds of thousands of people and submerging vast sw...
06:34 2019-06-15

Trains Delayed As Heavy Overnight Rain In Mumbai Floods Tracks Heavy rain in Mumbai for a fourth consecutive day has led to water-logging on railway tracks. Several overnight trains have either been canceled or delayed. At least 100 mm of rainfall was recorded......
08:34 2019-07-01

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME IS 50% AHEAD OF LAST YEAR; Average Daily Volume Is Exceeding 2007's Record Pace, July 2008 Volume Down 24% Compared To Year-Ago CHICAGO, August 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2008 year-to-date trading volume is 50% ahead of the same period from a year-ago.Through the end of July, total trad...
09:00 2019-05-24

Rare Rhinos In Kaziranga National Park In Danger As Assam Floods Worsen Floods in Assam worsened on Tuesday with incessant rain swelling already raging rivers, inundating villages and a rhinoceros sanctuary as 1,000 soldiers were deployed to rescue people fleeing the......
13:51 2019-07-16

25 Dead, Lakhs Affected In Bihar Floods; Nitish Kumar Takes Stock Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Tuesday that 25 people have so far been killed in flash floods, that have affected 25.71 lakh people in 16 districts of the state....
13:51 2019-07-16

Humane Society SOS: Dogs swim for their lives as Ark. shelter floods. Community comes to the rescue. An Arkansas animal shelter issued an SOS as flash flooding poured in and a puppy drowned. Then the community came to the rescue.        ...
23:00 2019-07-16

Danube cruise captain in court as floods prevent attempts to reach wreck The captain of a passenger cruiser that collided with a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube, killing South Korean tourists on board, appeared in court in Budapest on Saturday as flood waters pre...
15:34 2019-06-01

UPDATE 1-Cargill fourth-quarter profit dives 41% on trade tensions, U.S. floods Commodities trader Cargill Inc reported a 41% slump in adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday, citing supply disruptions stemming from the U.S.-China trade war and also flooding in the central United S...
16:51 2019-07-11

Forcibly evacuated and destroyed: a small Oklahoma town almost washed from the map in historic floods For a week and a half, all 610 residents of Webbers Falls have been forcibly evacuated from their homes poised beside the bulging Arkansas River as historic floods have swept through the once cozy com...
17:17 2019-06-04

Hurricane Dorian Hits Carolinas With Winds, Floods and Tornadoes: Live Updates As the storm drew close to the North Carolina coast, forecasters warned of storm surge of up to eight feet in places, and more than 200,000 customers were without power....
04:34 2019-09-06

Floods wreaking havoc on Great Lakes region fueled by climate crisis Depths of lakes that hold about 90% of US’s freshwater spiking to record levels, from 14in to nearly 3ft above long-term averagesThis summer, as rain relentlessly poured down on the Great Lakes region...
13:00 2019-09-03

Sushil Modi Trolled For Watching "Super 30" Amid Bihar Floods. His Reply A day after being trolled for watching a Hrithik Roshan movie at a time when Bihar is reeling under heavy floods, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today defended himself by saying that he was.....
17:01 2019-07-19

Barry lost some bite, but these 10 cities could lose billions in housing to floods by 2050 Within three decades more than 386,000 homes in U.S. coastal areas will be at risk of permanent submersion or regular flooding due to climate change, according to a study by real estate website Zillow...
18:51 2019-07-18

Heat wave broils US east coast but Midwest could face flash floods Added humidity could make daytime highs feel like 43CCold front could bring thunderstorms to MidwestA heat wave will continue to keep much of the eastern US in its grip on Sunday but a cold front that...
14:51 2019-07-21

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns, threatens more damage Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in recent history....
04:17 2019-10-14

People In Assam's River Islands Miss Citizen List Hearings Due To Floods The Assam floods have left the state paralysed, with around three dozen people killed and 54 lakh displaced. People living on islands along the Brahmaputra river are facing another problem....
22:34 2019-07-18

Washington Hit By Heavy Rains, Floods; White House Basement Offices Leak Driving rains flooded parts of Washington, DC, on Monday, shattering a daily record in just an hour, forcing 15 swift-water rescues from stranded cars and causing an undeniable leak in the White......
01:00 2019-07-09

Nate Parker attempts comeback with new film at Venice Film Festival Nate Parker will debut his first film since a rape allegation from his past derailed his Nat Turner biopic "The Birth of a Nation."        ...
19:34 2019-08-08

Roman Polanski’s New Film Will Compete at Venice Film Festival The latest movie from the director, who fled the United States in 1978 while awaiting sentencing for statutory rape, deals with a famous miscarriage of justice, the Dreyfus affair....
18:34 2019-07-31

Nate Parker to debut new film at Venice Film Festival Nate Parker’s attempted comeback will begin at the Venice Film Festival with the premiere of his first film since a rape allegation from Parker’s past derailed the release of his Nat Turner biopic “Th...
19:34 2019-08-07

Joker's Trick: Todd Phillips' Joker Takes Home the Highest Honor at the Venice Film Festival Inspirer of meme accounts and Blockbuster films alike, the Joker has a new honor to lay at his unstable feet: film festival winner. That’s right, seriously, it happened: Joker, starring Joaquin Phoeni...
23:00 2019-09-08

Fires! Floods! Bees! On-field fire at Colts-Titans is the latest stadium mishap The Tennessee Titans came out on fire in Week 2 -- literally -- but they weren't the first team to have something go wrong before or during a game. We investigated other mishaps across sports....
12:51 2019-09-17

UK weather forecast: A month's rain falls in hours as floods hit parts of London A month's worth of rainfall was set to fall in just a few hours in parts of the UK today, forecasters said, as flooding hit parts of London amid torrential downpours....
20:17 2019-06-10

UK weather forecast: Floods hit parts of country as Britain braces for three days of heavy rain Parts of the UK have been hit by flooding after a day of heavy downpours left sections of the transport section struggling to cope amid treacherous travel conditions....
12:00 2019-09-30

UN chief expresses solidarity with Indonesian authorities after flash floods kill dozens in Papua More than 70 have died and dozens are missing in Indonesia’s eastern province of Papua, which was hit by flash floods and landslides on Sunday, and more than 4,000 have reportedly been displaced....
16:51 2019-05-21

Nitish Kumar's Party Hits Back At Union Minister After Patna Floods Jibe A day after Union Minister Giriraj Singh attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over his "inept" handling of the Patna floods, the Janata Dal United on Saturday hit back by claiming that he is not...
05:17 2019-10-06

Human bones wash onto street after Scottish graveyard floods, disturbing ‘ancient lairs’ Human bones washed into the street of a village in Scotland over the weekend after flooding collapsed a churchyard wall, disturbing some ancient graves....
21:00 2019-08-14

Floods kill 113 in north India in late monsoon burst, jail, hospital submerged Heavy rains have killed at least 113 people in India's Uttar Pradesh and Bihar states over the past three days, officials said on Monday, as flood waters swamped a major city, inundated hospital wards...
13:00 2019-09-30

Karen to unleash heavy rain, floods from Puerto Rico to U.S. and British Virgin Islands Tropical storm warnings were issued for Puerto Rico and the United States and British Virgin Islands Monday as Karen moved northwest through the Caribbean Sea....
04:34 2019-09-24

Low prices, floods and trade wars plague American farmers, putting their survival at risk Rains that delayed planting in the Midwest compound the crisis for farmers already struggling with low prices and trade wars.        ...
23:00 2019-06-06

'Joker' wins best film at Venice Film Festival The dark drama that details the transformation of one of Batman's most notorious villains got the top nod in Venice. Roman Polanski's "J'accuse" came in second, as organizers faced criticism for its i...
22:34 2019-09-07

Google Maps Adds Mumbai Floods Feature To Alert Waterlogged Roads & Road Closures An annual event now, the city of Mumbai finds itself coming to a halt every time the rain gods are a little more generous than usual. The city's crumbling infrastructure can barely handle its......
12:17 2019-07-03

A floating plastic island in the San Francisco Bay may offer a new way to protect coasts from floods. It could even house people inside. Float Lab/JD Beltran A floating plastic island in the San Francisco Bay could offer key insights in the fight against sea-level rise. The island provides a habitat for marine animals. As more creatur...
00:51 2019-10-14

Hotter, higher seas to worsen extreme floods without 'urgent and ambitious' action, United Nations warns IPCC ocean report says huge investment and drastic cuts to emissions are needed to stave off disaster as glaciers melt, cities sink and extreme weather batters coasts harder....
19:00 2019-09-25

Typhoon Hagibis: Desperate rescue mission launched for those stranded by floods as death toll rises in Japan Japan's military is aiding a desperate rescue mission to save stranded residents affected by Typhoon Hagibis, which has claimed at least 30 lives so far....
23:51 2019-10-13

Finsbury Park floods: Dozens of residents forced to stay in emergency accommodation still waiting to return home Dozens of north London residents who were forced to stay in emergency accommodation overnight after a burst water main flooded their homes are still waiting to return home....
18:17 2019-10-09

Hurricane Dorian is bringing 'life-threatening' flash floods, tornadoes, and power outages to the Carolinas — here are the latest updates TropicalTidbits Hurricane Dorian's eye is located just off the coast of South Carolina. A hurricane warning is in effect from the bottom of South Carolina up to North Carolina's border with Virginia....
06:34 2019-09-06

Storm Lorenzo UK LIVE path: Remnants of hurricane heads for Britain as forecasters warn of floods and power outages Parts of the UK are set to be battered by strong winds and rain today as remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo prompted severe weather warnings to be issued for the south west....
13:00 2019-10-04

As Floods Hit North, North East India, Rahul Gandhi Posts Call For Help Over the past days heavy rain has wreaked havoc across the country, with the North East states particularly badly affected. The rains have caused damaged to agricultural fields, flooded villages and.....
13:51 2019-07-16

Hurricane Dorian floods island as it swipes North Carolina then heads north Hurricane Dorian briefly made landfall on the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Friday, hitting the beach-fringed barrier islands with powerful winds and battering waves days after reducing parts of th...
06:00 2019-09-07

'Horrible scenes:' More rain threatens areas swamped by record floods in central, southern US More unwelcome rain is forecast this week in much of the central and southern U.S., falling upon areas already swamped by record-breaking floods.        ...
17:17 2019-06-03

'Horrible scenes:' More rain threatens areas swamped by record floods in central, southern USA More unwelcome rain is forecast this week in much of the central and southern USA, falling upon areas already swamped by record-breaking floods.        ...
01:34 2019-06-04

CORRECTED-Colombia coal, gold and nickel output down year-on-year in 2nd quarter Colombia, the world's fifth-largest exporter of coal, produced 18.9 million tonnes of the fuel in the second quarter, down 4.5% from the same period in 2018, the government said on Friday....
04:34 2019-09-07

Instant View: China second quarter GDP rises 6.2% year-on-year, slowest in at least 27 years China's second-quarter economic growth slowed to its weakest pace in at least 27 years, in line with expectations, as demand at home and abroad cooled in the face of a bruising trade war with the Unit...
07:51 2019-07-15

China's rare earth magnets exports to US rise 26% year-on-year in July China is the world's dominant producer of rare earth magnets, which are widely used in medical devices and consumer electronics as well as defense....
08:00 2019-08-26

10-year-old cyclist killed in Brooklyn, 23rd bike-related fatality this year The boy was near Seton Place and Foster Avenue in Kensington at about 10:30 a.m. when he was mowed down by a man driving a 2002 Ford Explorer, police said....
23:00 2019-10-05

Delaware nursing home locked down after shooting deaths of 79-year-old woman, 82-year-old man A Delaware nursing home was locked down for nearly an hour Saturday as police investigated the shooting deaths of an 82-year-old man and a 79-year-old woman....
00:00 2019-07-22

17-year-old cyclist dies in SI crash, 16th rider killed this year A 17-year-old cyclist was fatally hit by a tow truck in Staten Island on Tuesday — the 16th bike rider killed on New York City streets this year. The boy was riding his green GT mountain bike al...
23:51 2019-07-23

37-year-old man confesses to inappropriately touching a 4-year-old at Oklahoma McDonald's 37-year-old Joshua Kabatra confessed to inappropriately touching a 4-year-old at an Oklahoma McDonald's, according to Midwest City Police.        ...
00:17 2019-07-21

90-year-old South Carolina man fatally shoots 83-year-old wife: cops A 90-year-old man shot and killed his 83-year-old wife in South Carolina over the weekend, authorities said. Edwin Nelson gunned down spouse Sarah Nelson around 5:20 a.m. Saturday in their home on Hig...
00:00 2019-08-20

Migrant 10-year-old's death in US custody marks sixth case in a year A girl from El Salvador died in 2018 while under US care in a previously unreported caseUS authorities say a 10-year-old girl from El Salvador died last year after being detained by border authorities...
04:51 2019-05-23

47-Year-Old Man Is Charged With Giving Drugs To 13-Year-Old, Groping Her And Leaving Her At Hospital (CNN) – A 47-year-old man who brought a 13-year-old to a Massachusetts hospital shortly before she died has been charged with giving the girl drugs, prosecutors said. Carlos Rivera faces two cou...
23:51 2019-05-26

Santander second-quarter net profit falls 18% year-on-year on Popular costs Santander posted on Tuesday a 18% decline in second-quarter net profit from a year earlier after being hit by planned restructuring costs of around 706 million euros....
08:34 2019-07-23

Rebecca Gayheart describes car accident that left a 9-year-old dead, spending a year 'trying to kill myself' Actress and model Rebecca Gayheart opened up about a tragedy that took place 18 years ago when she inadvertently killed a 9-year-old in a car accident....
21:34 2019-05-22

2007 IS BUSIEST YEAR IN CBOE HISTORY AND FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR OF RECORD VOLUME; CHICAGO, January 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that 2007 was the busiest year in CBOE history, as a total of 944,471,924 contracts traded, and the fourth consecut...
09:00 2019-05-24

China June industrial output up 6.3% year-on-year, beats forecasts, retail sales up 9.8% China's industrial output grew 6.3% in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May's 17-year low and handily beating market expectations....
07:51 2019-07-15

Short-lived Hurricane Barry weakens to tropical storm, risk of 'life-threatening' floods Barry became a hurricane right before its landfall in Louisiana, then weakened. Earlier Saturday: an island helicopter rescue        ...
21:17 2019-07-13

CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC Experiences Ninth Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases CHICAGO, July 1, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that June 2010 trading volume totaled 261,441 contracts, compared to 66,254 contracts during June 2009. June marked the nin...
10:51 2019-05-23

Parents who are accused of abandoning an 8-year-old Ukrainian girl they adopted say she was actually a 22-year-old mentally disturbed adult Tippecanoe County Jail Kristine and Michael Barnett have been charged with neglect of a dependent in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. They are accused of abandoning an 8-year-old Ukrainian girl they adop...
03:34 2019-09-25

Last Year’s Underdogs Now Have A Shot At This Year’s Call Of Duty Championship Colt “Havok” McLendon watched the 2018 Call of Duty World League Championship from home. This year, his team could go all the way to the finals....
02:51 2019-07-20

UPDATE 1-U.S. 30-year, 15-year mortgages hit lowest since Nov 2016 - Freddie Mac Borrowing costs on U.S. fixed-rate mortgages fell to their lowest level since November 2016 in step with a dramatic drop in bond yields due to trade and economic worries, Freddie Mac said on Thursday....
19:00 2019-08-08

Was 1969 the best year for rock? 25 classic albums that turn 50 this year "Abbey Road," "Led Zeppelin," "Tommy," and "Space Oddity" were just a few albums released 50 years ago, strong evidence that 1969 was rock 'n' roll's greatest year.       ...
05:17 2019-10-11

Inclusivity Win! This 6-Year-Old Boy’s Imaginary Friend Is A 55-Year-Old Japanese Woman! We sadly live in a society where many communities don’t receive the mainstream representation they deserve. But one little boy has made an awesome step towards inclusivity: His imaginary friend is a 5...
21:00 2019-07-31

102-year-old French woman suspected of killing 92-year-old neighbor A 102-year-old woman went off her rocker at a French retirement home and killed her 92-year-old neighbor, according to a report. The unidentified centenarian was taken to a psychiatric hospital after ...
17:51 2019-05-23

French carbon emissions fell 4.2% year-on-year in 2018 Carbon dioxide emissions in France fell by 4.2% in 2018 compared with the previous year due to a drop in emissions from the transport sector, a mild winter, and abundant supply of French nuclear energ...
01:34 2019-06-19

UK floods: Major incident declared as homes in Manchester and Cheshire submerged by 'severe' flooding in the North of England A major incident has been declared by authorities as severe flooding in the North of England caused people's homes to be submerged, and roads and train tracks under water....
14:17 2019-08-01

87-year-old Florida grandmother accused of intentionally overdosing her 30-year-old disabled grandson because she feared no one would care for him after her death (WFLA) An 87-year-old Florida grandmother is accused of killing her disabled, adult grandson. Investigators believe the grandmother, thinking she was going to die soon, killed her grandson, worried ab...
10:34 2019-09-26

Hong Kong August visitors plunge 40% year-on-year, hotels half-full: finance chief Hong Kong visitor arrivals plunged nearly 40% in August from a year earlier, deepening from July's 5% fall, the finance secretary said as sometimes violent anti-government protests take a rising toll ...
10:00 2019-09-09

102-year-old woman confesses to murdering her 92-year-old neighbor In a tragic and absolutely bizarre murder case out of France, a woman is now the prime suspect in the murder of her residential care home neighbor. Murders are unfortunately not all that rare around t...
10:51 2019-05-25

U.S. manufacturing shrinks, 10-year yield hits three-year low U.S. Treasury yields fell on Tuesday, with the benchmark 10-year yield hitting its lowest since July 2016, after U.S. manufacturing data showed the first contraction since 2016 on worries about a weak...
06:34 2019-09-04

Who is the 15-year-old who beat 39-year-old Venus Williams at Wimbledon? In her Grand Slam debut, Cori Gauff, 15, upset Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday. Gauff is the tournament's youngest player.        ...
22:34 2019-07-01

Unlikely Animal Friendship! This 55-Year-Old Man Is Dating A 23-Year-Old Woman Prepare for the most heartwarming thing you’re going to read all day, because an unlikely duo have come together in one of the cutest and most unexpected animal friendships in the natural world: This ...
01:17 2019-07-20

Wang Guodong, Who Painted Mao Year After Year, Dies at 88 He received one of China’s highest — and most intimidating — honors: responsibility for creating the huge portrait that gazes down on Tiananmen Square....
03:34 2019-08-29

Medigap changes coming next year for future 65-year-olds If you turn 65 after 2019, you no longer can purchase a policy that covers the deductible for Part B. If you reach that age before Jan. 1, however, you'll still have that option available....
21:01 2019-06-27

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education in Africa, Sudan flash-floods, WHO on Ebola, spike in South Sudan violence, Rwanda, Uganda move to normalize relations A recap of Friday’s stories: Education under fire in Central and Western Africa; Sudan flash-floods wreak havoc; Ebola outbreak spreads, albeit with fewer transmissions; UN rights experts on South Sud...
22:00 2019-08-23

Sheriff: 15-year-old boy charged with killing 7-year-old ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky sheriff says a 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the death of a 7-year-old family member. Hardin County Sheriff John Ward told The News-Enterprise th...
17:34 2019-06-21

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME SEVEN PERCENT AHEAD OF 2007; Exchange On Pace For Fourth Consecutive Year Of Record Volume Growth CHICAGO, December 1, 2008- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that year to date, 2008 trading volume is seven percent ahead of the same period a year ago.Through the end of November,...
17:51 2019-05-23

CFE'S AUGUST AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME UP OVER PREVIOUS MONTH; Year-To-Date Volume 20% Ahead Of Year-Ago CHICAGO, September 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that August average daily volume of 4,343 contracts rose three percent over the 4,208 contracts per day during July 20...
17:51 2019-05-23

CBOE Awarded U.S. Options Exchange of the Year By Futures and Options World For Fourth Straight Year CHICAGO, IL -- December 9, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) was named “U.S. Options Exchange of the Year” for the fourth consecutive year at a December 8 awards ceremony during Futu...
11:17 2019-05-22

TPD searching for missing 92-year-old and his 61-year-old son TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is searching for two missing men. Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating 92-year-old Ismael Ruiz, and his 61-year-old son, David Ruiz. ***MISSIN...
06:51 2019-05-26

CBOE Awarded U.S Options Exchange of the Year from Futures and Options World for Third Straight Year CHICAGO, IL -- December 11, 2014 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) has been named “U.S. Options Exchange of the Year” for the third consecutive year at an awards ceremony during Futures a...
12:34 2019-05-22

CFE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME ROSE 54% IN MAY; Year-To-Date Trading Volume Is 85% Ahead Of Last Year CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE), today announced that average daily volume during the month of May was 5,679 contracts, a rise of 54% over the 3,682 contracts per day duri...
09:00 2019-05-24

CFE'S YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME 70% AHEAD OF FIRST HALF OF 2007; June Volume Rose 22% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, July 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that year-to-date trading volume is 70% ahead of the same time period from a year-ago.Through the end of June, total tradin...
09:00 2019-05-24

APRIL IS BUSIEST MONTH EVER AT CFE; Trading Rises 536% Over 2009, Seventh Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases, VIX Futures Sets New Daily and Monthly Records CHICAGO, May 3, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that April 2010 was the busiest trading month ever at the Exchange as a total of 296,541 contracts changed hands. For the ...
10:51 2019-05-23

CFE'S SEPTEMBER AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME RISES 60% OVER YEAR AGO; Month Was Most Active In 2008, Third Busiest Month Ever at CFE, Year-To-Date Volume 26% Ahead of 2007 CHICAGO, October 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that an average of 7,115 contracts traded each day during September 2008, a rise of 60 percent over the 4,457 contracts ...
17:51 2019-05-23

'Nowhere for the water to go': Tornadoes, floods hit central US day after 20 tornadoes A tornado tore through a neighborhood near Tulsa International Airport on Tuesday as a powerful storm triggered flash flooding and washed out roads across parts of Oklahoma.     &...
06:51 2019-05-22

U.S. 30-year yields drop to record low; 10-year yields sink U.S. 30-year Treasury yields fell to a record low below 2% and benchmark 10-year notes dropped to a three-year trough on Thursday amid persistent worries about global trade tensions and economic slowd...
14:00 2019-08-16

MAY IS SECOND STRAIGHT MONTH OF ALL-TIME RECORD VOLUME; Eighth Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that for the second consecutive month, trading volume at the CFE has reached all-time record levels. The 481,650 contracts...
10:51 2019-05-23

AUGUST IS MOST ACTIVE TRADING MONTH OF YEAR AT CFE; Average Daily Volume Rose 23% From July, 16% Above Year-Ago, Fourth Consecutive Month-Over-Month Volume Gain Chicago, September 1, 2009 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume in August totaled 92.9 million contracts, marking the Exchange's most active August ever. In Augus...
17:51 2019-05-23

CFE'S OCTOBER TRADING VOLUME RISES 15% OVER YEAR AGO; Total Volume of 124,289 Contracts, Average Daily Volume of 5,404 Contracts; Year-To-Date Volume Tops One Million Contracts, 25% Ahead Of 2007 CHICAGO, November 3, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that an average of 5,404 contracts traded each day during October 2008, a rise of 15 percent over the 4,700 contracts p...
17:51 2019-05-23

My Seven-Year-Old's First MMO After playing massively multiplayer online games for over two decades, it’s time to pass the legacy on to my offspring. My seven-year-old son Seamus is playing Adventure Academy, a new educational MMO...
14:51 2019-05-21

Charlotte on $50K a Year How far does a $50K salary go when you’re starting out? It depends on where you live. Meet Patrick Komorous, a utility-sales representative in Charlotte....
03:00 2019-09-13

Why Is It Raining so Much This Year? The atmosphere has been heaving rain at the eastern U.S. like kids lob water balloons at a water fight. The never-ending barrage of rain has left the Midwest flooded, the Gulf of Mexico primed for a h...
01:51 2019-06-19

The Best TV Shows of the Year So Far Sometime in the past five months, I ran out of patience with shows that couldn’t get character development right. Maybe that’s a subconscious reaction to the final season of Game of Throne...
18:51 2019-05-22

What to expect out of E3 this year USA Today reporter Mike Snider breaks down the biggest releases and newest developments coming out of E3 this year.       ...
17:01 2019-06-09

The 10 Best New Podcasts of the Year So Far It’s often difficult to tell how good a podcast will be from its first few episodes. Given time, hosts will adjust their banter, interviewers will refine their questions and a true crime investi...
06:17 2019-06-22

You have 1 year to get a Real ID or you can’t fly: Here’s how to do it The sky’s the limit — exclusively for those with the right ID. In 2005, Congress passed the Real ID Act, an effort to increase security post-9/11. In the name of preventing fakes, it made the ad...
05:00 2019-10-05

The 10 Best Movies of the Year So Far Ah, midyear, the point at which we’re well past the typical January-to-February slump of unexciting releases—though there are always exceptions—and right at the cusp of the summer bl...
18:51 2019-05-22

Last year, Treasury Sec. Last year, Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin withdrew from an economic conference in Saudi Arabia, following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Washington Post reports that Jared Kushner is “exp...
03:17 2019-09-21

What Year Is This, 2008? The Mazda RX-8 is a rotary-powered sports car that was produced from 2003 to 2012. It is now past 2012, which makes me wonder why Mazda is testing an RX-8 on the Nürburgring like it’s 2008....
22:00 2019-07-24

These are the stocks that have led the S&P 500's five-year run to 3,000 from 2,000 The S&P 500 jumped above 3,000 for the first time, nearly five years after the index hit 2,000. These are the stocks that powered the historic rally....
22:17 2019-07-10

The 70-Year Spy Alliance the U.S. Says It May Cut Off Born out of World War II, it’s the world’s deepest and most comprehensive collaboration among spy services. But now the U.S. has threatened to limit the intelligence it supplies to the so-called Five ...
11:00 2019-06-30

TCL has not one, but two new ridiculous 8K TVs at IFA this year In an overcrowded category like high-end TVs, some companies will do anything to stand out. Case in point: TCL’s new X-Series TV that has an 8K resolution, uses AI learning, has a retractable c...
22:00 2019-09-05

Minneapolis on $50K a Year How far does a $50K salary go when you’re starting out? It depends on where you live. Meet Nathalie Blockhus, a financial resolution specialist in Minneapolis....
03:00 2019-09-13

30-Year Treasuries: "3rd of a 3rd" Vs. Now The price action of the 30-year U.S. Treasury bonds had been on a tear in mid-summer -- rising nearly every day. Now, a shift has taken place. Get our insights as you take a look at this chart......
22:00 2019-09-05

What it takes to be a $200,000-a-year nanny Child care positions aren't usually thought of as high-paying jobs. But with wealthier families seeking nannies that are trained in newborn care, child development or languages, it's becoming more com...
02:51 2019-06-14

Best Mac 2019: the best Macs to buy this year With the Mac Pro 2019, macOS Catalina and possibly a new Macbook coming later in 2019, not to mention Apple just rolling out a 15-inch MacBook Pro refresh so that it’s now officially supporting...
23:51 2019-06-19

TPD: Vulnerable 82-year-old man located TUCSON –Tucson Police Department says Arriaga was located in the downtown area Friday morning. He is reportedly in good condition and was taken home. ***UPDATE***Missing 82yr old Esteban Arriaga was ...
05:34 2019-09-14

Murray 'in a much better place' than a year ago "Andy Murray has said that he feels he is in a much better place than last year as he got off to a winning start in his doubles partnership with brother Jamie."...
13:17 2019-08-01

A 50-year bond?The US Treasury is seriously considering it Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday floated the idea of the US government issuing an ultra-long government bond next year, if there's demand....
20:34 2019-09-13

‘It’s their year’ – Why Spurs WILL win in Madrid (and why they might not) "Ben Snowball and Michael Hincks are helped by special contributions from ex-Tottenham boss Juande Ramos and Eurosport expert Paul Parker to answer one question: who will win the Champions League?"...
16:51 2019-06-01

|Aspenreportsdecliningearningsafter'challenging'year Pharmaceutical company Aspen's net profit declined 14% as the group disposed of some of its businesses during the period as part of its strategic review to focus on pharmaceuticals....
11:00 2019-09-12

Who’s Still Fighting Who in Syria’s Eight-Year War Defending an announcement to pull back dozens of American troops from Syria who’d been working closely with Kurdish-led forces in the fight against Islamic State, President Donald Trump said it was ti...
20:51 2019-10-09

12-year-old boy still missing after 28 years TUCSON – It has been 28 years since 12-year-old Jimmy Hendrickson disappeared. Every year since he went missing, his sister Tammy Tacho, releases balloons on June 12, the day he vanished. Author...
10:34 2019-06-13

BP Chief to Retire Next Year BP Chief Executive Bob Dudley will step down in February, after almost a decade steering the U.K.-based energy giant through the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon crisis....
02:00 2019-10-05

U.S. Unemployment Hit 50-Year Low in September U.S. unemployment dropped to a half-century low and job growth continued at a modest pace, signs the economy is holding up despite a broader global slowdown....
02:00 2019-10-05

Add a Year To Your PlayStation Plus Membership For Just $39 If you own a PlayStation 4, or are planning to buy one soon, today’s $39 deal for a year’s worth of PlayStation Plus is about as cheap as the service ever gets. ...
21:51 2019-10-10

37-year-old man killed in Bronx hit-and-run A 37-year-old was killed Sunday in a hit-and-run in The Bronx, cops said. The man was hit by a green GMC Yukon just after 5 a.m. on Austin Place, near Bruckner Boulevard, in the Woodstock neighborhood...
21:34 2019-06-16

15 gifts everyone wants on Amazon this year Amazon's Most Wished for page is like a cheat sheet for holiday shopping, and here are the top 15 products that'll charm anyone on your gift list.       ...
03:51 2019-10-08

Should I fix my six-year-old laptop or replace it? Pablo asks if it’s worth patching up an old ThinkPad T510 or best to buy a new Windows 10 laptopI have a Lenovo ThinkPad T510 purchased about six years ago. I’m perfectly happy with it, except the key...
11:51 2019-10-10

The 4 things we know for certain about next year’s Galaxy S11 Samsung’s Galaxy S10 lineup isn’t exactly revolutionary, but it’s a massive and much-needed upgrade compared to the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. The S9 series from 2018 was a huge disap...
17:00 2019-08-02

10 of the best and 10 of the worst comedies of the year, so far Netflix/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Many comedy films have been released in 2019, and some have been much better than others. The top comedies of the year, like "The Farewell," "Booksmart," and "Stan & Olli...
16:51 2019-10-11

What are the symptoms of autism in a 3-year-old? Parents and caregivers often notice the signs of autism, or autism spectrum disorder, when a child is still very young. Learn about the possible signs of autism in a 3-year-old here....
01:34 2019-07-16

I Challenge You To Find A Better Ten-Year-Old Car Like most folks, I ignore most of the emails from dealerships. Most of them are just ads, but I probably get a few hundred of these a week, so it takes something special to catch my attention. Then As...
20:34 2019-08-23

‘Waitress’ to end four-year Broadway run There go the pies. The Sara Bareilles musical “Waitress” will end its Broadway run on Jan. 5, the Hollywood Reporter announced, after nearly four years and countless turns by many guest actors, Al Rok...
00:17 2019-07-17

|Spanishcourtrules43-year-oldmanissonofJulioIglesias A Spanish court ruled that Grammy award-winning singer Julio Iglesias is the biological father of a 43-year-old man who has waged a protracted paternity battle with the star....
03:17 2019-07-11

9,000-year-old settlement unearthed A huge Stone Age settlement unearthed outside Jerusalem may have been home to 3,000 people, the Neolithic equivalent of a large city, according to details released by the Israel Antiquities Authority ...
17:00 2019-07-17

Boston's Sale could be done for year The Boston Red Sox placed left-hander Chris Sale on the 10-day injured list with left elbow inflammation on Saturday, and he could be finished for the season....
16:00 2019-08-18

McDonald’s wants to become a New Year’s Eve destination How about a Big Mac and fries with that ball drop? McDonald’s is quietly angling to become a New Year’s Eve destination with an 11,000-square-foot flagship restaurant that’s slated to open in Times Sq...
05:34 2019-05-25

The Witcher 3 Comes To Switch This Year Never again will you have to decide between playing The Witcher 3 and leaving the house, because The Witcher 3 is coming to Nintendo Switch....
21:17 2019-06-11

VOTE NOW for the best car design of the year Features 5 Jun, 2019 Place your vote for the best car design of 2019. The car with the most will win the Auto Express Car Design of the Year award...
17:51 2019-06-05

Vizio's best TV from last year is on sale for $1,080 As usual, one of the biggest questions about buying a new TV is whether to buy a "new" model or grab one of last year's editions for a little bit less. It's been more than a year since Vizio...
09:00 2019-10-01

Enterprise IoT use set to explode this year The enterprise and automotive Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to grow to 5.8bn endpoints in 2020 according to new forecasts from Gartner.By the end of this year though, 4.8bn endpoints are...
07:34 2019-08-30

'Doom' will be streaming on iOS later this year Earlier today at E3, Bethesda announced its new game streaming technology, Orion. The company promises Orion will be able to work with any game and any platform, and later this year iOS users will be ...
22:34 2019-06-10