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The Maui News
Bank employees help out at nurseryRose Koyama, First Hawaiian Bank Kahana branch manager, was among 85 First Hawa
Bank employees help out at nursery
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
Rose Koyama, First Hawaiian Bank Kahana branch manager, was among 85 First Hawaiian employees and their families helping The Maui Farm in Makawao establish a new nursery area for native Hawaiian plants. The community service project was part of the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Colleges welcome students back for new yearPITTSFIELD >> Students returning to Berkshire County colleges this fall w
Colleges welcome students back for new year
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> Students returning to Berkshire County colleges this fall will find new faculty, new majors — and they may even see a hard hat or two. Classes begin on Wednesday at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, followed by Berkshire... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Dr George F ManganGeorge F. Mangan, 90, a retired member of the U.S. Government Senior Executive
Dr George F Mangan
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
George F. Mangan, 90, a retired member of the U.S. Government Senior Executive Service, died in July in Cape Coral, Florida. Dr. Mangan spent most of his career in Washington D.C. Where he entered government service in 1951. He held various... Read more
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Washington Post
Typhoon Goni unleashes 159 mph wind gust on its path toward southern JapanTyphoon Goni exploded in intensity on Sunday as it passed over the island of Is
Typhoon Goni unleashes 159 mph wind gust on its path toward southern Japan
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
Typhoon Goni exploded in intensity on Sunday as it passed over the island of Ishigaki in far southern Japan. (NOAA/NASA, RAMMB/CIRA) Typhoon Goni has had a long, turbulent life in the tropical Pacific Ocean — one which came to a head on Sunday when... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Vet helped transport bomb crewJoseph Badanjek, 90, a Navy Armed Guard during World War II, said his older bro
Vet helped transport bomb crew
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Joseph Badanjek, 90, a Navy Armed Guard during World War II, said his older brother, George, went into the Army and came home and told the family of what it was like being in Texas and marching for 30 miles in the desert with a full fuel pack on his... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
LLOYD SMITHHe was born in Turkey Fork (Jackson Co.), WV on May 5, 1922, one of 14 children
LLOYD SMITH
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 9 days ago
He was born in Turkey Fork (Jackson Co.), WV on May 5, 1922, one of 14 children of the late Riley and Nora Smith. In addition to his parents, Lloyd was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Helen Louise Smith; and siblings Rex Smith, Mary Clem,... Read more
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FabWags
Jacquelina Wonenberg - Baylor DE Sam Ukwuachu's Ex- GirlfriendMeet Jacquelina Wonenberg The football defensive end for the Baylor Bears coul
Jacquelina Wonenberg - Baylor DE Sam Ukwuachu's Ex- Girlfriend
FabWags / Posted 11 days ago
Meet Jacquelina Wonenberg The football defensive end for the Baylor Bears could face from two to 20 years in prison, he is seeking probation. Reports say Sam has been convicted after sexually assaulting a former Baylor soccer player in 2013. In... Read more
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KATU Portland
PSU's Savali ready to make a mark this seasonPORTLAND, Ore. -- Portland State University defensive Lineman Savali has taken
PSU's Savali ready to make a mark this season
KATU Portland / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Portland State University defensive Lineman Savali has taken a long road to Division I football, but he’s made the trip quickly. Savali grew up in Saipan and never played organized football until moving to Oregon. In 2012, Savali... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penn Township woman helps island recover from typhoonWhen Penn Township native Amber Alberts took a job as a magician's assistant on
Penn Township woman helps island recover from typhoon
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
When Penn Township native Amber Alberts took a job as a magician's assistant on the island of Saipan, she considered it to be the latest adventure in a 10-year performing career. Instead, it turned into an effort to help those most in need. Amber... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Forecasters monitor disturbance southeast of stateMeteorologists are keeping a close eye on a developing weather system in the Ce
Forecasters monitor disturbance southeast of state
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
Meteorologists are keeping a close eye on a developing weather system in the Central Pacific. There is an area of thunderstorms well to our south that are becoming more organized and the latest weather models show an increasing chance that this will... Read more
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Washington Post
Goni forecast to become super typhoon as it spins west toward TaiwanTyphoon Goni (left) and Typhoon Atsani (right) are forecast to reach super typh
Goni forecast to become super typhoon as it spins west toward Taiwan
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
Typhoon Goni (left) and Typhoon Atsani (right) are forecast to reach super typhoon-status at the same time on Thursday. (JMA) Twin typhoons are spinning west across the Pacific Ocean — Goni and Atsani — poised to become the sixth and seventh super... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Former GJ resident Janet Go takes you on a cruise for life Paradise Palms may appear to be tropical perfection, but peer a little closer
Former GJ resident Janet Go takes you on a cruise for life
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Paradise Palms may appear to be tropical perfection, but peer a little closer at the Maui retirement community and you’ll find some of the sunny sentiment is as phony as the plastic flowers... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
WWII vets recall the day Japan surrendered: 'We had survived'Seventy years ago Saturday, Japan announced that it would surrender, bringing a
WWII vets recall the day Japan surrendered: 'We had survived'
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Seventy years ago Saturday, Japan announced that it would surrender, bringing an end to the bloodiest conflict in human history. Celebrations broke out across the globe that day, Aug. 15, 1945. In the United States, across the international... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
WWII vets recall the day Japan surrendered: 'We had survived'Seventy years ago Saturday, Japan announced that it would surrender, bringing a
WWII vets recall the day Japan surrendered: 'We had survived'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Seventy years ago Saturday, Japan announced that it would surrender, bringing an end to the bloodiest conflict in human history. Celebrations broke out across the globe that day, Aug. 15, 1945. In the United States, across the international... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
2 tropical storms could complicate Saipan typhoon recoveryBy JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) - Two tropical stor
2 tropical storms could complicate Saipan typhoon recovery
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) - Two tropical storms are headed toward Saipan while residents of the U.S. territory are still reeling from a typhoon that devastated the island. The National Weather Service says Tropical... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2 tropical storms could complicate Saipan typhoon recoveryStorm damage to a shopping area in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands as seen on
2 tropical storms could complicate Saipan typhoon recovery
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
Storm damage to a shopping area in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands as seen on Monday. Residents of Saipan are without water and electricity and are rationing gasoline — four days after Typhoon Soudelor hit the most populated island in the U.S.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Aqua satellite sees birth of Tropical Depression 16WOn Aug. 14 at 3:00 UTC the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captur
Aqua satellite sees birth of Tropical Depression 16W
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
On Aug. 14 at 3:00 UTC the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this visible image newborn Tropical Depression 16W in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA/NRL Tropical Depression 16W came together in the Northwestern Pacific... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
WWII Vet Reflects Upon The High Price Of Peace70 years ago this week, the fighting came to an end in World War II. On August
WWII Vet Reflects Upon The High Price Of Peace
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 18 days ago
70 years ago this week, the fighting came to an end in World War II. On August 14, 1945, the nation of Japan announced its surrender just days after the U.S. dropped atomic bombs on the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. In the decades since the... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Corinth man follows culinary dream, becomes chefLauren Wood | Buy at photos.djournal.com Dewayne Porter, who is a claims adjust
Corinth man follows culinary dream, becomes chef
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Lauren Wood | Buy at photos.djournal.com Dewayne Porter, who is a claims adjuster by day, cooks every night for his family in Corinth and often posts photos of his dishes on his Chef Porter Facebook page. Jerry Dewayne Porter Jr. of Corinth knew in... Read more
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Task & Purpose
How Hollywood Turned Audie Murphy Into A Movie Star After World War IIThe military-Hollywood marriage has generated some of the best entertainment si
How Hollywood Turned Audie Murphy Into A Movie Star After World War II
Task & Purpose / Posted 20 days ago
The military-Hollywood marriage has generated some of the best entertainment since the dawn of motion pictures, and has inspired many to dig deeper into the stories of the real human drama they depict. If you’re a film buff like me, a lot of movies... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Disaster center to open in storm-ravaged SaipanThis Monday, Aug. 3, 2015 photo provided by Svetlana Hunter shows the storm dam
Disaster center to open in storm-ravaged Saipan
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 20 days ago
This Monday, Aug. 3, 2015 photo provided by Svetlana Hunter shows the storm damage to a shopping area in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. Residents of Saipan are without water and electricity and are rationing gasoline — four days after Typhoon... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Disaster center to open in storm-ravaged SaipanSAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands (AP) - It's been about 10 days since a typhoon
Disaster center to open in storm-ravaged Saipan
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
SAIPAN, Northern Mariana Islands (AP) - It's been about 10 days since a typhoon devastated Saipan in the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands. The island in the U.S. territory remains without electricity but Guam newspaper Pacific Daily... Read more
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KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo
American Red Cross is Deploying Volunteers to Saipan After a TyphoonRelated Articles The American Red Cross of the Pacific Coast is deploying a vo
American Red Cross is Deploying Volunteers to Saipan After a Typhoon
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo / Posted 21 days ago
Related Articles The American Red Cross of the Pacific Coast is deploying a volunteer to Saipan after Typhoon Soudelor blasted the island last week. San Luis Obispo County volunteer Karen Gray leaves for Saipain today to assist with health services... Read more
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Ventura County Star
American Red Cross volunteers headed to SaipanThe American Red Cross is sending two volunteers from Central California to Sai
American Red Cross volunteers headed to Saipan
Ventura County Star / Posted 21 days ago
The American Red Cross is sending two volunteers from Central California to Saipan after the western Pacific Ocean island was hit by a powerful typhoon last week. Typhoon Soudelor caused upward of $20 million in damage to Saipan, a commonwealth of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga National Cemetery And The Chattanooga Area Veterans Council To Host World War II 70th Anniversary Commemorative EventChattanooga National Cemetery will host a public wreath laying ceremony on Frid
Chattanooga National Cemetery And The Chattanooga Area Veterans Council To Host World War II 70th Anniversary Commemorative Event
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
Chattanooga National Cemetery will host a public wreath laying ceremony on Friday at the Memorial Circle of Honor as part of the World War II 70th Anniversary Commemorative Weekend sponsored by Chattanooga Area Veterans Council and in coordination... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Elmira volunteer deployed to relief efforts in PacificPart of American Red Cross response to Typhoon Soudelor on island of Saipan An
Elmira volunteer deployed to relief efforts in Pacific
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Part of American Red Cross response to Typhoon Soudelor on island of Saipan An American Red Cross volunteer from Elmira was deployed Sunday to Saipan in the western Pacific Ocean as part of the response to Typhoon Soudelor. Thomas Wallace of Elmira... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
HR consultant says gaming jobs are returningAnn Simmons Nicholson has hired gaming industry workers in good times and bad.
HR consultant says gaming jobs are returning
Rolling Good Times / Posted 22 days ago
Ann Simmons Nicholson has hired gaming industry workers in good times and bad. "There were times where, if you were good, you could name your price," she said. These days, times are good — not as good as in the 1990s and early 2000s when gaming was... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Typhoon Soudelor kills 17 in China as US Navy assists Saipan reliefTyphoon Soudelor: 17 killed in China as storm weakens inland; US Navy warship i
Typhoon Soudelor kills 17 in China as US Navy assists Saipan relief
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
Typhoon Soudelor: 17 killed in China as storm weakens inland; US Navy warship in Saipan relief effort Typhoon Soudelor has been downgraded to a tropical storm as it moves inland over China's east after killing 17 people with five more missing, state... Read more
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Japan Update
Typhoon Soudelor causes huge damage, spares OkinawaAlthough typhoon Soudelor, the 13th typhoon this season, missed Okinawa’s main
Typhoon Soudelor causes huge damage, spares Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted 23 days ago
Although typhoon Soudelor, the 13th typhoon this season, missed Okinawa’s main island last week, it made almost direct hit to the southwestern islands of Ishikgaki and Yonaguni. On Yonaguni Island, maximum wind velocity of 64.7 meters per second was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Typhoon slams into Saipan causing widespread damageHONOLULU (AP) " A typhoon with sustained winds around 100 mph (160 kph) and gus
Typhoon slams into Saipan causing widespread damage
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) " A typhoon with sustained winds around 100 mph (160 kph) and gusts up to 120 mph (190 kph) slammed into Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, causing widespread damage. NOAA's National Weather Service in Guam says the storm moved across... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Saipan power restoration 3-4 weeks, some villages have waterPresident Barack Obama has declared the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Is
Saipan power restoration 3-4 weeks, some villages have water
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 23 days ago
President Barack Obama has declared the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands a disaster area and is ordering federal aid to help the U.S. territory in the aftermath of a destructive typhoon. HAGATNA, Guam >> It will take about three to four... Read more
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The Maui News
Hiroshima bombing survivor recalls ‘big ball of orange fire’Unseen, high overhead, was the B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay piloted by Col. Pau
Hiroshima bombing survivor recalls ‘big ball of orange fire’
The Maui News / Posted 23 days ago
Unseen, high overhead, was the B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay piloted by Col. Paul Tibbets Jr. At 31,000 feet and over the center of the city of 250,000 people, the crew dropped the bomb called "Little Boy." It detonated a little more than 44 seconds... Read more
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Everett Herald
Thanks to World War II, Boeing was strong as the jet age dawnedBoeing broke into the jet age with its B-47 bomber, which first flew in late 19
Thanks to World War II, Boeing was strong as the jet age dawned
Everett Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Boeing broke into the jet age with its B-47 bomber, which first flew in late 1947. The plane's swept wings and its pod-mounted engines became the norm for big jet aircraft. Boeing test pilot Robert Robbins said its performance was so good he and his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Typhoon crashes into ChinaBEIJING -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more t
Typhoon crashes into China
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
BEIJING -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six people dead and four missing. Typhoon Soudelor... Read more
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The Columbian
Typhoon Soudelor hits Taiwan, ChinaBEIJING — A typhoon that left 10 people dead or missing in Taiwan weakened Sund
Typhoon Soudelor hits Taiwan, China
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
BEIJING — A typhoon that left 10 people dead or missing in Taiwan weakened Sunday as it battered southeast China, collapsing homes and trees and leaving more than a million homes without power. Typhoon Soudelor hit the city of Putian in Fujian... Read more
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Lake Placid News
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in TaiwanBEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving mo
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
Lake Placid News / Posted 23 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six people dead and four missing. Typhoon... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in TaiwanBEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving mo
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six people dead and four missing. Typhoon... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Typhoon Soudelor: deaths reported after storm hits south-east ChinaThe storm system hit China’s Fujian province, downing trees, traffic lights and
Typhoon Soudelor: deaths reported after storm hits south-east China
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 days ago
The storm system hit China’s Fujian province, downing trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six people dead and four missing, China’s official Xinhua news agency said. All 279 domestic flights on the island were cancelled on Saturday as... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
August 8, 2015Competitors race along William Street during the start of the City2Surf fun run
August 8, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 23 days ago
Competitors race along William Street during the start of the City2Surf fun run in Sydney, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. The annual 14 km (8.7 mile) run attracts thousands of runners from around the country and overseas. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft) A youth... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan A young boy searches through the storm-damaged remains of his home and finds
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 24 days ago
A young boy searches through the storm-damaged remains of his home and finds a mother cat nursing two kittens on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. President Barack... Read more
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TribLIVE
Typhoon Soudelor leaves death, destruction in Taiwan, ChinaBEIJING — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more th
Typhoon Soudelor leaves death, destruction in Taiwan, China
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than 1 million homes without power. Earlier, Typhoon Soudelor lashed Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines. The storm left six people dead and four... Read more
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Sky News Australia
US aid flows to Mariana IslandsThe US government is sending more resources to Commonwealth of the Northern Mar
US aid flows to Mariana Islands
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
The US government is sending more resources to Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in the aftermath of destructive Typhoon Soudelor. The Pacific Daily News reports on Saturday that food, water, dry milk, power generators and temporary... Read more
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Yahoo News
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan Raw: Typhoon Soudelor Hits Taiwan; 4 Dead BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pound
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
Yahoo News / Posted 24 days ago
Raw: Typhoon Soudelor Hits Taiwan; 4 Dead BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Mom, 8-old daughter swept out to seaTyphoon Soudelor pounded Taiwan with fierce winds and torrential rain Saturday,
Mom, 8-old daughter swept out to sea
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 24 days ago
Typhoon Soudelor pounded Taiwan with fierce winds and torrential rain Saturday, killing at least five people and injuring at least 185, according to Taiwan’s National Fire Agency, before barreling on to China. Soudelor has been downgraded to a... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in TaiwanBEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving m
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six people dead and four missing. Typhoon... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan A young boy searches through the storm-damaged remains of his home and finds
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
KVAL Eugene / Posted 24 days ago
A young boy searches through the storm-damaged remains of his home and finds a mother cat nursing two kittens on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. President Barack... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
KVAL Eugene / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
China hit by typhoon Soudelor after 10 dead or missing in TaiwanBEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving mo
China hit by typhoon Soudelor after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six people dead and four missing. Typhoon... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in TaiwanUpdated: Sat, Aug 08 2015, 04:14 PM BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding sou
China hit by typhoon after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 24 days ago
Updated: Sat, Aug 08 2015, 04:14 PM BEIJING (AP) -- A typhoon was pounding southeast China late Saturday, leaving more than a million homes without power after lashing Taiwan, where it downed trees, traffic lights and power lines, and left six... Read more
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