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Elderly couple killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain

An elderly couple died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services s...

Elderly couple killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain

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Two killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain Two siblings died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services said, as authorities warned residents to brace for further storms across large parts of the coun...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Three people killed, tunnels flooded as torrential rains hit southern Spain Three people have been killed in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, where emergency services have rescued people stuck in flooded tunnels and an airport, local train networks and dozens of roads were closed on Friday....
15:26, 09/13/2019

Torrential rains pound southeastern Spain Rescue workers saved thousands of people from rising waters Friday as record rainfall pounded southeastern Spain, a deluge that authorities said killed at least four people and closed down airports, trains, roads and schools. (Sept. 13)   ...
14:13, 09/14/2019

Death Toll Rises to 6 in Torrential Rains in Southeast Spain Record rainfall claimed two more lives in southeastern Spain as it caused widespread flooding, raising the overall death toll to six from the storms, authorities said Saturday....
12:26, 09/15/2019

Third person dies, two airports closed as torrential rains hit southern Spain A third person has died in southern Spain's torrential rains, the local mayor told Spanish radio Cadena Ser on Friday as airports and dozens of roads were closed in a second day of heavy rainfall....
11:39, 09/13/2019

Flooding from torrential rains causes emergency in Paraguay ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguay has declared a state of emergency for a province along the border with Argentina as torrential rains continue to swell rivers causing floods. About 40,000 Paraguayans have been forced to evacuate their homes in rece...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Japan, hit by torrential rains, orders 800,000 to evacuate Japan ordered nearly 800,000 people on the southern island of Kyushu to take shelter in evacuation centers and other safe areas on Wednesday as heavy rains threatened to trigger landslides and cause other damage....
09:00, 07/03/2019

Japan, hit by torrential rains, orders over one million to evacuate Japan ordered more than one million people on the southernmost island of Kyushu to take shelter in evacuation centers and other safe areas on Wednesday as heavy rains triggered small landslides and threatened to cause widespread flooding....
16:26, 07/03/2019

Emergency declared in Paraguay as torrential rains cause flooding About 40,000 Paraguayans have been forced to evacuate their homes in recent weeks due to rising waters. Although, they were moved to higher ground at military bases, public squares and roadsides, some have complained of an inefficient government resp...
03:39, 05/09/2019

Torrential rains in Japan force over 1 million to evacuate southwestern region An onslaught of heavy rain across the southwestern part of Japan has forced more than 1 million people to be evacuated amid fears of landslides and widespread flooding....
15:26, 07/03/2019

Torrential Imelda rains kill one, flood homes, snarl travel around Houston 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 city's airport temporarily halted flights and tens of ...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Storm halts flights into Houston, city braces for torrential Imelda rains All flights into Houston's international airport, one of the busiest in the United States, were halted on Tuesday as Tropical Depression Imelda inundated southeastern Texas with heavy rains and triggered flash flood warnings....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Torrential Imelda rains kill 2, flood homes, snarl travel around Houston Tropical Storm Imelda dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, killing at least two people, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds from flooded cars, the airport temporarily halted flights and tens of thousands of people lost power....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Category 2 Hurricane Dorian's outer bands hit Florida coast with torrential rains, tropical storm-force winds Torrential rains and tropical-storm-force winds lashed central Florida’s east coast early Wednesday morning as weakened Category 2 Hurricane Dorian moved north toward the eastern seaboard, according to forecasts. ...
20:26, 09/04/2019

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, turning roads into torrents and forcing the shutdown...
04:39, 09/14/2019

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, turning roads into torrents and forcing the shutdown...
22:39, 09/13/2019

Torrential rain in southeast Spain kills 6: Officials The storms in this area are a yearly metrological phenomenon, but they have been particularly fierce this fall, turning fields into lakes and roads into surging rivers of mud that sweep away everything in their path....
22:13, 09/14/2019

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 said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflic...
15:26, 09/14/2019

20 kg of meth accidentally shipped to elderly Australian couple An elderly Australian couple Wednesday signed for a package containing 10 million Australian dollars ($7 million) worth of methamphetamine, which had accidentally been shipped to their house, police said....
13:26, 05/03/2019

Elderly Couple Among 3 Dead As Car Falls Into Gorge In Himachal Pradesh Three persons were killed and two others injured as their car fell into a deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla district on Tuesday morning, the police said....
12:00, 07/09/2019

| Elderly Aussie couple sign for drug shipment after delivery mix-up An elderly couple in Australia were the surprise recipients of an illegal drug shipment after signing for a wrongly delivered parcel containing millions of dollars' worth of methamphetamine, police say....
06:52, 05/03/2019

Cops searching for couple that mugged elderly can collector in Brooklyn The NYPD is still trying to find the heartless couple who tried to rob a 78-year-old can collector in Brooklyn last month, an attack that left him slashed in the face. The attack happened near Maujer Street and Humboldt streets in Williamsburg just a...
11:39, 05/18/2019

Tree falls on elderly couple’s car during sudden storm in Brooklyn A tree cracked in half and fell on an elderly couple’s car as they tried to park during an afternoon downpour. The couple was driving down West Street in Gravesend at about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday when the wind and rain snapped the tree, sending it...
09:00, 09/05/2019

Elderly Couple Receive Drugs Worth Millions After Delivery Mix-Up An elderly couple in Australia were the surprise recipients of an illegal drug shipment after signing for a wrongly delivered parcel containing millions of dollars' worth of methamphetamine, police......
09:13, 05/02/2019

Elderly couple mistakenly sign for package, find $10M in meth inside An elderly couple in Australia mistakenly signed for a package sent to the wrong address containing $10 million worth of meth, according to a report. The pair in the Melbourne suburb of Werribee quickly called police after the box holding 44 pounds o...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Elderly driver smashes into parked cars on the UES: police An elderly driver lost control of his SUV and plowed into two parked cars in the East Side Sunday afternoon, cops said. Video from the scene, posted to Citizen, shows a silver SUV wedged under a blue SUV and a red sedan with the rear window smashed. ...
02:26, 05/20/2019

Off-duty FDNY firefighter attacked by teens after defending elderly couple, cops say A New York City Firefighter sustained a concussion and several broken teeth Saturday after police say he was assaulted while trying to stop a group of teens from harassing an elderly couple....
18:26, 05/21/2019

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....
17:13, 06/27/2019

Elderly couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide, note says they could not afford medical care A Washington state man allegedly killed himself after killing his wife, and left a note for authorities saying that he was driven to do so because they could not afford to pay for medical care for her serious health conditions....
19:52, 08/09/2019

Elderly couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide, left notes about high medical bills An elderly husband and wife died in an apparent murder-suicide in Washington state, and police say they found notes about the couple’s struggles to afford needed medical care. A 77-year-old man called 911 on Wednesday morning saying he planned ...
01:52, 08/10/2019

New York City teen arrested in assault on off-duty FDNY firefighter defending elderly couple, police say Police have arrested a New York City teen in connection with a brutal assault on an FDNY firefighter over the weekend that left him with several broken teeth and a concussion....
18:52, 05/23/2019

An elderly Washington couple died in an apparent murder-suicide. Police said they left notes about their struggles to afford medical care. Facebook/Whatcom County Sheriff's Office Authorities in Washington state said a couple in their 70s died in a murder-suicide on Wednesday, and several notes left in their home described a struggle to pay for medical care. The Whatcom County Sheriff'...
03:52, 08/10/2019

3-year-old killed by elderly Queens driver A 3-year-old was killed when he was struck by an elderly driver in Queens on Labor Day morning, cops said. The little boy had run away from his mom and into the street in the 600 block of Virginia Street in Far Rockaway when he was hit by the 73-year...
01:13, 09/03/2019

'Freak' lizard attack in Australia injures elderly couple and their dog An elderly couple was hospitalized and their dog injured after a goanna attacked them Thursday in Flametree, Queensland, rescuers say.        ...
21:13, 08/16/2019

26 Killed Due To Thunderstorm, Rains In Last 2 Days in Uttar Pradesh As many as 26 people were killed and 57 sustained injuries across Uttar Pradesh due to thunderstorm, rain and lightning in the last two days (June 6 and 7), an official document of the state said on......
09:13, 06/08/2019

India: Several killed in building collapse after monsoon rains Monsoon rains caused a building to collapse in northern India, while 24 were swept away in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. The extreme weather has killed more than 100 people and the death toll is expected to rise....
18:13, 07/15/2019

Elderly woman killed in public housing apartment fire An elderly woman in her 70s died Thursday morning when a fire broke out in her New York City Housing Authority apartment in Queens, officials said. The one-alarm blaze started around 8:14 a.m. in the woman’s 10th-floor apartment at the Beach 41...
16:52, 05/16/2019

Two Killed As Heavy Rains Continue To Lash Nashik District Two persons, including a teenage girl, were killed in rain-related incidents in Maharashtra's Nashik district which was lashed by heavy showers for the fourth consecutive day Friday, disrupting normal......
09:52, 06/28/2019

24 Killed In Himachal As Heavy Rains Hit Parts Of North India Rain fury is unfolding in the northern states of India after hundreds were killed and lakhs were forced out of their homes in the southern and western parts of the country earlier this month....
04:52, 08/19/2019

13 people killed after wall collapses from heavy rains in India Reuters A wall collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai on Tuesday, killing at least 13 people as a second straight day of heavy rain disrupted rail and air traffic. More than 300 mm (11.8 inches) of rain fell over 24 hours in some areas, ...
22:13, 07/02/2019

14 People Killed As North India Receives Monsoon Rains Fourteen people were killed in rain-related incidents in Rajasthan, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh, while the Assam floods claimed one more life today taking the toll to 76....
19:39, 07/25/2019

Elderly woman found battered, killed inside Brooklyn apartment An elderly woman was battered and killed inside her apartment in a Brooklyn housing project, police said Thursday. Jacolia James, 83, was found unconscious by a family member inside her apartment in the Carter G. Woodson Houses on Powell Street near ...
09:52, 05/03/2019

27 killed as monsoon rains collapse walls in India’s financial capital MUMBAI, India — Heavy monsoon rains in western India caused at least three walls to collapse onto huts and city shanties, killing at least 27 people and injuring dozens of others, officials said Tuesday, as forecasters warned of more rain. At least 1...
12:00, 07/02/2019

Selfless teen killed in Colorado school shooting loved robotics, helping the elderly Kendrick Ray Castillo, the 18-year-old who sacrificed his life to save other students during a shooting in a suburban Denver high school, loved robotics, helping the elderly in his community and making people laugh, his friend told Reuters....
10:13, 05/09/2019

Elderly Chicago woman killed, 10 police officers injured in multiple-vehicle crash An elderly woman was killed and 10 Chicago police officers injured in a multiple vehicle crash over the weekend. One man - a civilian - was also injured in the incident....
15:26, 05/27/2019

Kendrick Castillo, selfless teen killed in Colorado school shooting, loved robotics, helping the elderly Kendrick Ray Castillo, the 18-year-old who sacrificed his life to save other students during a shooting in a suburban Denver high school, loved robotics, helping out the elderly in his community and making people laugh, his friend told Reuters....
04:52, 05/09/2019

Couple ripped for ‘romantic’ pic next to lion they killed A Canadian couple is receiving backlash from animal lovers after an image posted on social media showed them having a romantic kiss over the carcass of a massive lion they killed. Darren and Carolyn Carter were pictured smooching in the image posted ...
01:39, 07/17/2019

Community Mourns After Mercer Co. Couple Killed In Crash MERCER COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Friends, family and fellow bikers are mourning the loss of a beloved Mercer County couple. John and Amanda Bailey died over the weekend in a motorcycle crash on U.S. Highway 150 in Washington County. Friend Chris P...
01:13, 05/29/2019

Chemicals or biological agent 'may have killed UK couple in Egypt' John and Susan Cooper did not die in Red Sea resort from natural causes, court told A British couple who died on holiday at a hotel in Egypt may have suffered the effects of an infectious biological agent or toxic chemicals, a coroner’s court has hea...
07:13, 05/02/2019

Aircraft crash near Indianapolis killed Nevada couple MOUNT COMFORT, Ind. (AP) — A coroner has identified the Nevada couple killed when their aircraft crashed near Indianapolis. Hancock County Coroner David Stillinger said Thursday the May 22 crash killed 75-year-old Robert W. Holman Jr. and 61-year-old...
00:26, 05/31/2019

Couple convicted in death of boy killed over spilled cereal WILLOW GROVE, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia couple has been convicted of murder in the death of a 4-year-old who was beaten for spilling his breakfast cereal. A jury returned the verdict Thursday night against the boy’s mother, Lisa Smith,...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Two Children Among 7 Killed In Collision Between Chopper, Plane In Spain Seven people including two children were killed in a midair collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft over Spain's Mallorca island on Sunday, authorities said....
00:52, 08/26/2019

Trucker charged in crash that killed wedding-bound couple A California trucker was charged Wednesday in connection with a fiery crash that killed a New Jersey bride and groom driving to their wedding in Pennsylvania last fall. Jaspreet Singh Chahal, 24, is accused of rear-ending the couple with his semi on ...
05:26, 05/09/2019

Couple out shopping among Mexican nationals killed in El Paso shooting A married couple in their sixties — who was in El Paso shopping for the day — was among the Mexican nationals killed in the Walmart shooting, their daughter says. “These have been very difficult hours,” wrote Sandra Ivonne Cer...
06:13, 08/05/2019

Young couple was killed near Canada’s infamous ‘Highway of Tears’ The young couple found murdered on a Canada roadway met their demise near a thoroughfare so notorious for bloodshed that it became known as the “Highway of Tears.” Chynna Deese, 24, of Charlotte, North Carolina, and her beau, Lucas Robertson Fowler, ...
21:00, 07/23/2019

7 kids of Nordic IS couple killed in Syria return to Sweden The grandfather of seven children of a Swedish-Norwegian couple that had joined the Islamic State group and were killed in Syria says they have returned to Sweden....
13:13, 05/15/2019

Newlywed couple, ages 19 and 20, killed in crash moments after wedding Police say Harley Joe Morgan, 19, and Rhiannon Boudreaux Morgan, 20, had just left the office of the justice of the peace when the crash occurred.        ...
01:52, 08/25/2019

Decades After US Couple Killed While Hiking, An Envelope Leads To Arrest Law enforcement called on March 6, crunching up the dirt driveway to the baby-blue single-story house in Lakewood, Wisconsin, an isolated town of around 800 people about 1 1 2/ hours northwest of......
19:26, 06/03/2019

Long Island couple tortured and killed adopted dogs: DA A married couple from Long Island adopted several pooches only to viciously beat them — leaving two dead and another fighting for her life, according to prosecutors. Jessica Kuncman and Ellie Knoller were charged by Nassau County prosecutors wi...
20:00, 05/15/2019

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 rescuing people stuck in flooded highway tunnels....
18:39, 09/13/2019

Utah couple visiting Mexico killed execution-style in front of son A Utah couple visiting Mexico was gunned down in front of their 12-year-old son — execution-style — after they failed to stop at a roadblock, reports say. Paul Nielsen, 52, and Janeth Vázquez, 43, were on their way to a beach resort last week when th...
06:13, 07/24/2019

Trial begins in case of young Canadian couple killed in 1987 Jurors in Washington state are hearing about the mysterious final days of a young Canadian couple found slain in 1987 — as well as the novel method authorities used to make an arrest three decades later....
22:13, 06/14/2019

Couple charged in boat crash that killed young Alabama schoolteacher An Alabama couple was arrested Wednesday in connection with a tragic boat crash that left a 26-year-old elementary school teacher dead, authorities said. Jodi and Nick Suggs, both 50, were charged with criminally negligent homicide for the Fourth of ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Mysterious illness that killed a Texas couple in Fiji remains unknown The bizarre illness that claimed the lives of two U.S. residents on vacation in Fiji remains unknown, but new details reveal some of the symptoms they were experiencing before rushing to a doctor and ultimately dying. Michelle and David Paul, who had...
18:39, 06/07/2019

British musician couple killed in Swiss light aircraft crash A British composer of film and television music and an acclaimed saxophonist died along with their baby in a plane crash in Switzerland on Sunday, a family spokesman said on Tuesday....
18:13, 08/27/2019

Texas murder suspect Derek Whisenand could be linked to couple killed in Canada A suspect wanted for the murder of an elderly Texas man crossed into Canada only weeks before a young couple was found murdered there — and a police official said that “multiple sources” have spoken of a potential link, according to a new repor...
17:13, 07/23/2019

El Paso community mourns ‘loving, humble and giving’ couple killed in shooting A couple who had been married for 60 years before being gunned down in the El Paso mass shooting were mourned by family and friends as “the most loving, humble and giving people you could ever meet.” Raul Flores, 83, and Maria Flores, 77, who had met...
17:52, 08/13/2019

‘They died doing what they love doing’: Valley couple believed to be among those killed in California boat fire PHOENIX — The boat fire in California that is believed to have left 34 people dead is causing heartbreak for some in the Valley. Two of the assumed victims, Neal Baltz and Patricia Beitzinger, were from right here in the Valley. Neighbors, like Jack ...
00:13, 09/06/2019

Dominican health minister says drugs, alcohol, medical problems may have killed US couple; lawyer calls it 'ludicrous' The Dominican public health minister said in a radio interview Monday that the Maryland couple found dead last month in a hotel room at a luxury resort had pre-existing health problems and may have died after mixing prescription drugs and alcohol....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Cute Couple Alert! See Nikki Reed & Hubbie Ian Somerhalder's Sweetest Couple Moments as We Celebrate Her 31st Birthday Happy birthday, Nikki Reed! Cheers to another year around the sun and ideally a day of celebrating with your true love, and everyone's favorite vampire brother, Ian......
20:39, 05/17/2019

UK summer weather: tornadoes, torrential rain – and a heatwave Unsettled pattern forecast to continue after Manchester hit by tornado on FridayBritain’s mixed weather is expected to continue with a potential heatwave, torrential rain and thunderstorms forecast.The Met Office said there was a danger of heavy show...
22:52, 07/20/2019

UK weather: country hit by torrential rain, flooding and thunderstorms Homes left without power and roads flooded in south-east England after overnight delugeTorrential rain and thunderstorms hit parts of the UK overnight as unsettled weather continued to cause disruption across the country.Homes were left without power...
12:26, 06/19/2019

Torrential DC rainstorm floods White House basement Fierce rainstorms swamped the nation’s capital Monday morning, causing massive road and rail delays, knocking out power for thousands — and flooding the White House basement....
19:00, 07/08/2019

Two Years and 180 Cars Later, Michigan Man Forced to Sell 20 Cars A Month Has Eight Days To Clear His Lot Roughly two years ago, a Michigan township told retired Ford powertrain dyno-cell technician Ron Dauzet that his 218-car automobile collection did not comply with a local ordinance, and so the vehicles had to go. Since then, the now-76-year-old has ...
05:26, 08/10/2019

Electric cars vs hydrogen cars: exclusive real-world analysis News 28 Aug, 2019 Transport for London and the Metropolitan Police run hydrogen, electric and conventional vehicles – but which are they using most?...
19:26, 08/28/2019

Uber Launches New Program to Get Drivers Who Can't Afford Cars to Drive Cars for Them Uber was once a modest company with modest goals: unleash the power of the free market in a heavily-regulated industry to provide on-demand, convenient rides while allowing folks with cars to make extra cash driving people around. It didn’t take long...
23:13, 05/30/2019

GM Claims Electric Cars Will Be the Same Price As Gas Cars 'A Lot Sooner Than People Think' GM is stepping up the bullish rhetoric on electric cars. During a conference presentation on Sunday, the company’s president, Mark Reuss, said electric cars will soon cost the same as gas cars and “reach parity a lot sooner than people think,” as rep...
20:39, 06/06/2019

Cars.com survey finds some of the most American cars in 2019 are mostly Japanese Japanese automakers Honda and Toyota built nine of the top 15 models on the list, which ranks vehicles based on where they are assembled, the origin of a car's parts and the number of Americans a company employs in the U.S....
05:13, 06/26/2019

Torrential rain and floods hit Bosnia; Balkan neighbours on alert Torrential rain and floods in some parts of Bosnia forced authorities to declare an emergency on Tuesday, while neighbouring countries were on alert and taking protective measures as downpours continued....
16:00, 05/14/2019

Residential building collapses following torrential rain in southern Nigeria A three-story residential building collapsed following heavy rain in southern Nigeria. Authorities say there were no casualties from the collapse.        ...
06:13, 09/14/2019

Ackermann beats Gaviria in torrential rain on day that Dumoulin abandons "Germany\u0027s Pascal Ackermann timed his finish to perfection to edge Colombia\u0027s Fernando Gaviria on the line and win a sodden stage 5 of the Giro d’Italia."...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Tropical Storm Lorena will target Mexico with torrential rainfall into this weekend Tropical Storm Lorena developed in the East Pacific Ocean on Tuesday and will track dangerously close to the country's western coastline by Thursday....
02:13, 09/19/2019

Soldier places flag in ‘jaw-dropping’ display amid torrential downpour Even Mother Nature at her wildest couldn’t stop this soldier from paying his respects to the fallen. Moving video and photos show a proud member of the 3rd US Infantry Regiment ignoring a raging storm to place a flag at Arlington National Cemet...
18:26, 05/27/2019

Sweden strike late against Chile after torrential rain stops play Kosovare Asllani and Madelen Janogy scored late goals as fancied Sweden laboured to a 2-0 victory over World Cup debutants Chile in their Group F encounter in Rennes.The match was interrupted for 45 minutes by lightning and torrential rain in the sec...
22:26, 06/11/2019

Torrential Rain Leaves U.S. Midwest Vegetable Farmers Struggling With No Aid in Sight DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Like farmers throughout the Midwest, this spring’s torrential rains turned Andrew Dunham’s land into sticky muck that set him back nearly a month in planting his crops. Unlike other farmers, though, Dunham wo...
11:39, 06/17/2019

Houston Astros fans brave torrential downpour even with stadium roof closed The Houston Astros closed their roof Thursday for their game against the Texas Rangers but fans still needed to break out the umbrellas as the torrential downpour swept through the area....
18:00, 05/10/2019

Autonomous cars: When will our cars finally really drive us? For years we have been talking about autonomous, self-driving vehicles. Yet we don't see them on the streets. But be patient, even if you can't see them, something is happening....
18:39, 07/17/2019

Venezuelans brave torrential border river, face exploitation, abuse – UN urges greater protection Noting that the Venezuela refugee crisis will leave some 1.1 million children, returnees and people in-transit lacking protection and basic services across Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) in 2019, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) called on regio...
18:13, 04/28/2019

GTA 5 Online Casino Cars leak: 22 new cars revealed in Grand Theft Auto Online Update DLC Rockstar is rolling out a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online today, and as the update goes online for players, leakers are already starting to show us what's in store....
14:52, 07/23/2019

Soldier seen placing flag at Tomb of Unknown Soldier during torrential rain An “Old Guard” soldier who was photographed placing a small American flag at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during a severe thunderstorm is drawing notice ahead of Memorial Day....
19:52, 05/25/2019

The Ratio Of Demonically-Named Cars To Angelically-Named Cars Is Way Out Of Balance I’m not necessarily suggesting there’s any great theological meaning behind this, but I do feel that it’s worth noting that there are many, many more cars named for things demonic than there are for things angelic. Don’t believe me? Let’s walk throug...
11:52, 08/08/2019

More than 1 in 10 U.S. elderly are binge drinkers (Reuters Health) - - Binge drinking, often associated with young adults, isn't as rare as some might think among older Americans, a recent U.S. study suggests....
01:13, 08/03/2019

More elderly Americans dying from falls (Reuters Health) - Death rates from falls are rising among elderly Americans - and climbing fastest among seniors in their 90s, a U.S. study suggests....
17:39, 06/04/2019

Elderly man dies after being shoved off Vegas bus Las Vegas police have released surveillance footage of a 74-year-old man with a walker being shoved off a public bus in hopes of locating witnesses. The man died a month later. A woman has been charged with murder. (May 15)     &...
19:39, 05/15/2019

New Financial Apps Aim to Protect the Elderly A small but growing crop of financial-technology companies are offering online tools meant to help adult children manage and monitor their parents’ finances and well-being....
18:13, 05/09/2019

My elderly wife's drinking is destroying our marriage We are both 78 and every night she drinks quarter of a bottle of spirits. She says it calms her down, but instead it makes her aggressive and we end up rowingMy wife is now drinking quarter of a bottle of spirits each day. Her choice at the moment is...
15:39, 05/03/2019

Robots for the elderly must be designed with care and respect Many countries around the world have ageing populations and a growing prevalence of dementia. Japan, in particular, is a “super-ageing” society, with a population getting older faster than anywhere else in the world due to long life expectancy and lo...
23:52, 07/06/2019

Elderly woman mugged by man on scooter: cops An elderly woman was mugged by a man on a scooter on the Upper East Side, cops said Sunday. The 86-year-old woman was walking on East 64th Street near First Avenue around 3 p.m. Saturday when the man rode up to her on a scooter, grabbed her purse and...
02:13, 05/06/2019

Elderly person hospitalized after 2-vehicle collision TUCSON –An elderly person was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being involved in a two-vehicle collision Tuesday night. Tucson Police Department responded to the scene at the intersection of First Avenue and Prince Road at about 8 p....
12:26, 05/02/2019

TPD seeking suspect for targeting elderly victims TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who is accused of targeting elderly victims. Police say a man is approaching victims in parking lots and telling them they struck his vehicle or offering to do rep...
22:52, 08/02/2019

Elderly man reports own murder-suicide to cops An elderly man called 911 to report that he’d killed his wife — before taking his own life in an apparent murder-suicide in Suffolk County on Thursday, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. “I shot my wife,” the 90-year-...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Elderly man dies after woman pushed him off Las Vegas bus LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — “Be nicer to passengers” – Police say it’s the last thing a 74-year-old man told the person who pushed him off a bus. The man later died, and now a suspect has been arrested. Trevor Taylor tried to hold back...
19:26, 05/15/2019

Elderly man tried to kidnap 10-year-old boy in Queens: cops An elderly man was busted for allegedly trying to snatch a 10-year-old boy from his parents off a Queens street, cops said Tuesday. The boy was walking with his parents near Roosevelt Avenue and 59th Street in Flushing around 5:30 p.m. Monday when 76...
21:26, 06/25/2019

Elderly woman fatally run over near Queensboro Bridge An elderly Queens woman was fatally run over while trying to cross a street early Wednesday, authorities said. Lillian Muller, 93, was crossing a street by an exit ramp from the Queens side of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge bridge near 27th Street whe...
01:26, 05/09/2019

What fans should know if it rains at the 2019 Indianapolis 500 The weather forecast for Sunday's Indianapolis 500 is beginning to take shape — and it does not look good.        ...
13:00, 05/23/2019

Monsoon rains kill 165 in India Heavy monsoon rains in India have killed more than 160 people as landslides and overflowing rivers flood villages across four states, according to local officials....
10:13, 08/13/2019

Blues celebrate while it rains on their parade Heavy rain didn't dampen the spirits of the St. Louis Blues or their fans Saturday as a crowd estimated in the hundreds of thousands turned out to see the 2019 Stanley Cup champions parade through downtown....
02:39, 06/16/2019

Dam bursts in India after rains, killing six Heavy monsoon rains caused the breach of a small dam in western India, washing away dozens of homes and killing at least six people with 18 missing, a government official said on Wednesday....
07:52, 07/03/2019

Dam bursts in India after rains, killing 11 Heavy monsoon rains caused the breach of a small dam in western India, washing away dozens of homes and killing at least 11 people with 13 missing, a government official said on Wednesday....
16:26, 07/03/2019

Red Sox get all the bounces to complete sweep of A’s BOSTON — Michael Chavis has only played one homestand in Fenway Park and he’s already seen enough crazy bounces for an entire career. The rookie second baseman earned a single that led to the tying run when his grounder up the middle, a potenti...
14:00, 05/02/2019

Mariners sweep Pirates with 6-5 win Austin Nola grounded into an 11th-inning double play that produced a run Thursday to give the visiting Seattle Mariners a 6-5 win and a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Reds avoid sweep with 3-0 win against A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Dietrich continued his power surge with another home run, his fifth in six games, and the Cincinnati Reds blanked the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Thursday to snap a 10-game interleague losing streak. Tanner Roark and three r...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Elderly woman attacked outside Kentucky’s only abortion clinic LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky woman is charged with assaulting an 82-year-old woman who tried to hand her a flier outside the state’s only abortion clinic. WDRB-TV cited a criminal summons in reporting that 31-year-old Janaya Gregory at first ignored ...
01:26, 05/03/2019

Elderly caught in brutal trap of Venezuelan crisis The slap of dominoes on the rickety wooden table echoes around the courtyard of the Mother Teresa Senior Home on the outskirts of Caracas. The residents are dotted around soaking up the sun, most on their own and in silence, contemplating a retiremen...
21:13, 05/05/2019

Man sexually attacked elderly woman in FiDi: cops A man tried to rape a 73-year-old woman in Manhattan Sunday before punching her in the face, leaving her with a broken eye socket and missing teeth, police said early Tuesday. The brute first demanded sex from the elderly victim he approached at abou...
08:39, 07/09/2019

| DISTRESSING FOOTAGE: Elderly man dies after woman shoves him off bus WARNING: Video contains content some may find disturbing. The Las Vegas Police Department have arrested a woman and are appealing for information after an elderly man was pushed from a bus and later died....
20:26, 05/15/2019

Meet the AI Robots Helping Take Care of Elderly Patients Robots powered by artificial intelligence have been popping up in hotels, airports and shopping malls. Now, they’re showing up at assisted living homes, too. With names like Stevie, Paro and Pillo, these robots can do everything from keeping th...
23:13, 08/23/2019

Researchers build robotic tail to help the elderly keep their balance Millions of years after the ancestors of humans evolved to lose their tails, a research team at Japan’s Keio University have built a robotic one they say could help unsteady elderly people stay upright....
18:26, 08/14/2019

Nurse allegedly took nude photos of elderly patients A Pennsylvania nurse took “explicit and private” photographs of at least 17 elderly nursing home patients — and sent the images to her boyfriend, police said. Ashley Ann Smith, 30, of Dravosburg, is facing 30 counts — including invasion ...
15:13, 05/07/2019

Elderly in Queens apartment facing 4 months without elevator A six-story Queens apartment building with a large elderly population is losing its only elevator for four months starting Monday — leaving its residents up in arms. “I am angry and frustrated,” said Farida Ghani, 75, a longtime resident of the 66-un...
11:45, 08/12/2019

Fire at hospital in Brazil kills 11 people, many elderly A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on stretchers or in wheelchairs and killing at least 11 people, many of them elderly...
00:00, 09/14/2019

Elderly man beaten, knocked unconscious during robbery: cops Authorities in the nation’s fourth-largest city are searching for a suspect who was seen on video earlier this month beating an elderly man during a violent robbery. The Houston Police Department said the incident happened on June 5 around 3:40...
04:00, 06/26/2019

Woman seen pushing elderly man off Las Vegas bus posts bail LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — The woman accused of pushing an elderly man off a bus in Las Vegas has posted bail and is currently under house arrest, according to police. According to the police report, on March 21, 74-year-old Serge Fournier was riding an RTC ...
20:52, 05/16/2019

Immigrants play big role in caring for elderly and disabled in U.S Even as a shortage of U.S. workers who care for the elderly and disabled grows, proposed limits on immigration may worsen the situation, researchers say....
22:26, 06/04/2019

Man pleads guilty in $30M mail scam targeting elderly CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty in a direct-mail scam that stole more than $30 million from the elderly and others by promoting non-existent prizes. Federal prosecutors say that for six years, Shaun Sullivan, of Merrick, ...
20:39, 05/15/2019

Ex-Anthrax singer Dan Nelson busted for thrashing elderly man Former Anthrax frontman Dan Nelson was busted Wednesday for allegedly beating bloody a 74-year-old man inside a Queens hotel last month, police said. Nelson, 43, of Levittown, repeatedly punched an older man in the face around 11 p.m. Aug. 30 at the ...
02:26, 09/12/2019

Sexual abuse of elderly likely to ‘grow dramatically’, UN expert says As the world prepares to mark World Elder Abuse Awareness Day this Saturday, the UN independent human rights expert mandated with defending the rights of older persons, Rosa Kornfeld-Matte, has stressed that they are often victims of sexual abuse and...
22:00, 06/13/2019

2 elderly African lions die at San Francisco, San Diego zoos SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two beloved, elderly lions have died at zoos in California. The San Francisco Zoo announced Wednesday that a 16-year-old male African lion named Jahari died Monday of old age. African lions live to about 14 in the wild. He was born a...
04:39, 05/23/2019

US Man Convicted Of Murdering 89-Year-Old Woman And Her Elderly Daughter A man convicted of killing an 89-year-old woman and her elderly daughter in their Fort Worth home in 2003 was put to death by lethal injection in Texas on Wednesday....
08:39, 09/05/2019

Three deer break into elderly woman’s Indiana apartment An elderly Indiana woman hosted some unwanted guests in her home Tuesday night — three deer. The wild animals busted through a bedroom window of her Decatur retirement home, knocking her over and leaving her trapped on a living room couch. The ...
03:39, 06/06/2019

Poverty increasingly threatens elderly Germans, says study More Germans could find themselves at risk of poverty in later life, according to a study of projected income levels. Plans for a basic pension for those in the most need could prove ineffective, the authors said....
07:13, 09/12/2019

Rains torment cyclone-hit communities in Mozambique Torrential rain battered northern Mozambique on Tuesday, grounding aid flights and further swamping a region where a second cyclone in six weeks has killed at least 41 people....
20:39, 04/30/2019

15 displaced after heavy rains causes roof collapse TUCSON – Fifteen people are displaced after Sunday’s early morning heavy rainstorm. Southern Arizona Chapter of the American Red Cross volunteers assisted the residents after the roof of a 3-story apartment building near Fontana Avenue and Navajo Roa...
20:13, 09/09/2019

Rains like no other: Iraq is tested in era of climate change After years of meager rains and scorching summers, the wettest winter in a generation has revived Iraq's famous rivers and filled its lakes, bringing welcome relief to a country facing severe water challenges in the era of climate change....
09:13, 05/02/2019

Midwest rains swell Mississippi River The Army Corps of Engineers is asking to do something unprecedented -- open a historic flood control structure above New Orleans for the second time in one year to ease pressure on city’s levee system. (May 9)       &...
02:26, 05/10/2019

Rains force over a million to evacuate in Japan More than one million residents in Japan are directed to evacuate their homes as heavy rains batter the southern region. 14,000 ground troops on standby for emergency search and rescue operations if needed. (July 3)       &...
22:39, 07/03/2019

India to get above-average monsoon rains in next two weeks India is likely to get above-average rainfall in the next two weeks after receiving below average rains in the past two weeks, a weather department official said on Thursday, helping summer-sown crops that were wilting in some areas due to a dry spel...
20:00, 07/25/2019

Syndergaard, Mets sweep Indians 2-0 for 5th win in row Noah Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm interrupted him, and the New York Mets beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 in a rain-shortened game for their fifth straight win   ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Reds avoid sweep with 3-0 win against A's Derek Dietrich continued his power surge with another home run, his fifth in six games, and the Cincinnati Reds blanked the Oakland Athletics 3-0 to snap a 10-game interleague losing streak.        ...
01:39, 05/10/2019

Brexit: Will New Broom Sweep Clean? UK's new prime minister faces the daunting Brexit deadline on Oct 31. Can highly favored Boris Johnson cut a deal or will his tenure as PM be short-lived?...
17:13, 07/22/2019

Islanders Move On With a Sweep of the Penguins Jordan Eberle scored for the fourth straight game and Robin Lehner stopped 32 shots as the Islanders finished off Pittsburgh with a clinical 3-1 win in Game 4....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Nationals hit 3 HRs, complete sweep of Phillies with 7-4 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rendon and Victor Robles homered in a four-run sixth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 Thursday night to complete a sweep of their rain-shortened series. Rendon led off the sixth with a ...
06:13, 06/21/2019

Yankees sweep Red Sox in London with 12-8 comeback win The New York Yankees (54-28) defeated the Boston Red Sox (44-40) 12-8 in London on Sunday to cap off a "London Series" sweep in the first baseball games played in Europe in league history....
03:26, 07/01/2019

Yankees avoid sweep with 6-2 win over Jays Aaron Hicks hit a three-run homer and J.A. Happ worked seven strong innings as the New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 on Thursday night at Rogers Centre....
05:26, 06/07/2019

DASH Diet May Cut Heart Failure Risk In Elderly: Study The diet could help reduce the risk of developing heart-failure by almost half in people under 75 years, the study was published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine....
10:00, 05/13/2019

Woman admits to smothering elderly mother with pillow: cops An Arizona woman has admitted to smothering her 79-year-old mother with a pillow, police said. Holly Brennan, 46, was arrested Monday at an apartment in Scottsdale that she shared with her mother, Sharon Simmons, for several years. After asking a nei...
00:26, 05/15/2019

Elderly woman bludgeoned 82-year-old neighbor to death: cops An 82-year-old Maryland great-grandmother was bludgeoned to death by her 73-year-old neighbor –who then turned herself in to cops, authorities said. Hwa Cha Pak was discovered around 7:15 a.m. Sunday with upper body trauma in a garden in the ba...
19:26, 09/10/2019

Man allegedly stabbed his elderly mom to death, stuffed body in trash can An Illinois man with mental health issues and a history of erratic behavior was arrested Sunday after stabbing his mother with a sword and stuffing her body into a trash can, police said. David Krystyniak, 47, was being held on a first-degree murder ...
08:00, 08/01/2019

Suspected Bloods gang member busted for attacking elderly man A suspected gang member was nabbed Thursday morning for beating an elderly man unconscious in a random attack behind a Bronx charter school, police and sources said. Tyekeem Wright, 19, was arrested around 12:30 a.m. for attacking the 71-year-old beh...
21:00, 05/23/2019

Elderly woman dragged by purse thief on electric scooter Shocking video shows an elderly woman being dragged along an Upper East Side sidewalk by a purse thief on an electric scooter in one of a pair of incidents reported in Manhattan, authorities said Monday. The 86-year-old was standing at the corner of ...
23:39, 05/13/2019

85-year-old woman, five elderly men arrested on sex charges at Connecticut park FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Six people ranging in age from 62 to 85 face sex charges after being arrested in a conservation area in Connecticut. Police say the six, five men and an 85-year-old woman, were involved in lewd and sexual activity in the Grace...
01:52, 08/22/2019

Cops nab man accused of sexually assaulting elderly Queens woman Police busted the man who tried to rape an elderly Queens woman in her apartment during a terrifying home invasion earlier in the week, authorities said Saturday. Rodrigo Escamilla, 27, was arrested around 7:30 p.m. Thursday after an anonymous person...
02:26, 07/21/2019

Texas executes Billy Crutsinger in slaying of two elderly women In 2003, an 89-year-old woman and her 71-year-old daughter were stabbed to death in their Fort Worth home. On Wednesday, Texas executed Billy Crutsinger for the crime....
14:13, 09/05/2019

Elderly in Hong Kong looking to China for affordable care in retirement After spending time with his 84-year-old mother in a senior care home in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, David Lee walked up to the supervisor and asked to reserve a place there for his own retirement....
08:52, 08/20/2019

Teens beat elderly woman with her own cane during mugging: cops A group of teens clobbered an elderly woman with her own cane as they robbed her of a cellphone in Queens, cops said Thursday. The teens, believed to be a mix of males and females, walked up to the 67-year-old woman on 169th Street, near Highland Ave...
21:39, 08/29/2019

Virtual reality helps Japan's elderly travel the world A team at the University of Tokyo is helping the elderly of Japan travel through virtual reality, taking them everywhere from the canals of Venice to San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge....
06:52, 07/16/2019

Busted: $10 Million Tech Support Scam That Preyed on the Elderly Two individuals were arrested this week in connection with a fraud scheme that manipulated thousands of victims into paying for invented tech services that they didn’t need.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

Man charged with murdering his elderly roommate in fatal Queens fire A man was charged Wednesday night with setting the blaze that killed his elderly Queens roommate, police said. Rampersaud Persaud, 49, is facing murder and arson charges for allegedly killing Bibi Jasmin, 63, at their shared home on 219th Street near...
09:00, 09/05/2019

Cops use helicopter to rescue elderly man from Staten Island marsh NYPD officers swooped down in a helicopter to rescue an 83-year-old man who was stuck in a Staten Island marsh on Thursday, authorities said. The elderly man got lost and trapped in the waterlogged area in Ocean Breeze soon before 2 p.m. while he was...
08:00, 05/03/2019

Parolee who allegedly raped elderly Queens woman arrested A 30-year-old parolee was busted Monday for the rape of a 78-year-old woman in Queens over the weekend, police said. Ryan Bayard is accused of breaking into the elderly woman’s home on 148th Avenue near 241st Street in the Rosedale neighborhood just ...
06:13, 06/04/2019

Japanese researchers build robotic tail to keep elderly upright Millions of years after the ancestors of humans evolved to lose their tails, a research team at Japan’s Keio University have built a robotic one they say could help unsteady elderly people keep their balance....
14:00, 08/14/2019

Man claims he didn’t rape elderly neighbor, just ‘tied her up’ and undressed her A Brooklyn man accused of raping his 88-year-old neighbor told cops he didn’t sexually assault the woman — he just tied her up and took off her clothes, according to newly unsealed court documents. “I didn’t have sex with her,”...
14:00, 06/05/2019

Elderly NYCHA tenants trapped in their homes for 13 days because of elevator They need a lift! Public housing tenants in one Upper West Side building have been trapped in their apartments thanks to an elevator that broke two weeks ago a NYCHA contractor has yet to fix. Residents said Friday the outage has gone on for 13 days ...
02:39, 07/20/2019

Elderly woman seriously injured in William and Kate convoy crash An elderly woman is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a police convoy escorting Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge....
11:26, 06/19/2019

Elderly woman sexually assaulted in Queens home: cops An elderly woman was sexually assaulted early Wednesday by a stranger in her Queens home, police said. The 74-year-old told authorities she had just gotten out of the shower around 12:45 a.m. when she heard a knock at the door of her apartment on 38t...
18:52, 07/17/2019

TPD: Elderly woman crashes into traffic camera in central Tucson TUCSON – Police responded to a serious injury collision Tuesday afternoon in central Tucson. Police say an elderly woman crashed into a traffic camera near Grant and Swan roads. The road is shut down in all directions, traffic is being re-routed arou...
23:26, 06/25/2019

Man flashes ‘OK’ sign after snatching elderly woman’s necklace: cops A thief ripped off a $1,000 necklace from a Bronx granny and then flashed an “OK” sign as he strolled away, according to cops and surveillance video. The 78-year-old victim was walking along East 149th Street and ThirdAvenue in Mott Haven...
23:39, 06/28/2019

Royal police escort bike collides with elderly woman LONDON (AP) — U.K. authorities are investigating a collision between a police motorcycle escorting the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and an elderly woman in southwest London. The accident occurred around 12.50 p.m. on Monday when the royal couple wer...
11:52, 06/19/2019

Shocking video shows woman violently push elderly man off bus Video showing a woman violently pushing a 74-year-old man out the door of a stopped bus in downtown Las Vegas on March 21 was released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Tuesday. Serge Fournier initially survived the fall but later di...
09:39, 05/15/2019

Texas set to execute Billy Crutsinger in slaying of two elderly women In 2003, an 89-year-old woman and her 71-year-old daughter were stabbed to death in their Fort Worth home. On Wednesday, Texas plans to execute Billy Crutsinger for the crime....
19:39, 09/04/2019

Video Shows Elderly Man Being Shoved Off Bus, Woman Charged In His Death It began as a verbal altercation on a bus, police said. Witnesses told authorities Cadesha Bishop was being "argumentative" during the ride, and a 74-year-old man, on his way off the bus, told her to......
07:00, 05/16/2019

Accenture Interactive, Stockholm Exergi aim to combat elderly loneliness with AI The project, collaboration with Accenture Interactive and Stockholm Exergi, is called Memory Lane and uses conversational artificial intelligence to capture stories from the elderly....
22:39, 04/30/2019

Hong Kong's elderly march in support of young protesters Senior citizens in Hong Kong have taken to the streets in support of the youths at the forefront of month-long protests against a widely-hated extradition bill....
18:13, 07/17/2019

Brazil Hospital Fire Leaves 11 Dead, Many of Them Elderly Patients (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro overnight, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in wheelchairs and killing at least 11 people, many of them elderly. Four firefighters were hospitalized...
11:13, 09/14/2019

India To Receive Below-Average Monsoon Rains In Next Two Weeks India is likely to get below-average rainfall in the next two weeks with a large deficit in the soybean and cotton growing central and western regions....
13:13, 07/11/2019

Heavy Rains In Maharashtra, Power To Over 85,000 Consumers Suspended Incessant rains in Maharashtra's Kolhapur district caused flooding in several low-lying areas today, following which 10,000 people were evacuated and power supply to over 85,000 consumers was......
13:00, 08/06/2019

Fears for cyclone-hit communities in Mozambique as rains return Torrential rain returned to batter northern Mozambique on Tuesday, derailing aid operations and dumping more water on the port city of Pemba just days after it suffered severe flooding from Cyclone Kenneth....
15:00, 04/30/2019

The Latest: Coming rounds of rains hold key to flooding OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on flooding along the Mississippi River (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The National Weather Service at St. Louis says rain in the coming days will determine whether Mississippi River levels will rise more than expected. L...
19:26, 05/04/2019

Monsoon Rains Above Average For Fourth Straight Week Monsoon rains in the country in the week through Wednesday were above average for a fourth straight week, the weather office said, with floods hitting many districts in the northern parts of the......
20:39, 08/21/2019

No Let Up In Floods In East; Heavy Rains Likely In Maharashtra, Odisha Heavy showers lashed large swathes of the country on Sunday, with nine more people dying in rain-related incidents in Rajasthan, while there was no let up in the flood situation in Assam and Bihar......
04:39, 07/29/2019

Heavy rains cause commuter chaos in India's financial hub Monsoon rains stalled trains, delayed flights and disrupted traffic in Mumbai on Wednesday, and forecasters warned of more wet weather for India's financial capital....
14:26, 09/04/2019

Heavy rains ground hundreds of flights at NYC airports Severe weather in the New York region forced hundreds of flight cancellations and delays at the area’s three major airports on Wednesday. As of 6:03 p.m., 426 flights had been canceled out of Newark, LaGuardia and Kennedy airports, and another ...
09:26, 08/08/2019

Monsoon rains kill 30 people in Nepal, others missing Flash floods and landslides in Nepal triggered by monsoon rains killed 15 people and injured 12 overnight while another 18 have gone missing, officials said on Saturday....
16:13, 07/13/2019

Heavy rains disrupt aid for survivors of Mozambique cyclones The death toll in northern Mozambique from Cyclone Kenneth has risen to 41 and the United Nations says aid workers are facing difficulties in reaching thousands of survivors...
22:00, 04/30/2019

Floodway to open as rains swell Mississippi river Just weeks after opening a Louisiana spillway to ease pressure on the state’s levee structures, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to open another flood control structure – the Morganza floodway. It has only been opened twice b...
23:26, 05/30/2019

Heavy rains lead to flooded roads in Switzerland BERLIN (AP) — Swiss media say four people have been injured after heavy rains in western Switzerland saw rivers burst their banks and roads to become flooded. Online news site 20Minuten reported the injuries Saturday, but did not give further details...
18:00, 06/22/2019

New Orleans battered by flooding rains ahead of possible hurricane New Orleans was battered by flooding rains on Wednesday that was connected to a weather system that could grow into the year’s first hurricane. More than 8 inches of rain fell on the city, which was also placed under a tornado warning when a wa...
10:26, 07/11/2019

7 dead after monsoon rains cause building in India to collapse Building collapses are common in India during the June-September monsoon season, when heavy rains weaken the foundations of structures that are poorly constructed....
07:00, 07/15/2019

Heavy rains threaten river flooding in central U.S. A swath of heavy rainfall and possible severe weather moving across the central United States on Thursday is threatening to flood several areas where rivers are already swollen from previous rains, the National Weather Service said....
20:26, 05/02/2019

India rains to be above average for first time in six years: officials India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rains in 2019 for the first time in six years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, two senior weather department officials told Reuters, in a boon for the country's cooling economy....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Monsoon rains leave more than 100 dead in India and Pakistan Torrential monsoon rains have left at least 110 people dead in India and Pakistan. The hardest hit area has been the state of Kerala in southern India where the death toll rose to 57 late Saturday, according to the Associated Press. Major landslide...
03:00, 08/13/2019

Heavy Rains Force More Than 1 Million to Evacuate in Japan (TOKYO) — Japanese authorities have directed more than 1 million residents in parts of the southern main island of Kyushu to evacuate to designated shelters as heavy rains batter the region, prompting fears of landslides and widespread flooding...
14:00, 07/03/2019

In the Midwest, Heavy Rains, Devastating 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....
02:52, 05/24/2019

Italian island refunds hotel cost if it rains The Italian island of Elba has a new program called "Elba No Rain." Guests on the island during May can get their night's hotel fee refunded if it rains for too long. Find out just how much it has to pour before you get to stay for free....
12:13, 05/19/2019

More than 150 are dead as heavy monsoon rains batter India Heavy monsoon rains in India have caused devastating landslides and floods that have left more than 150 people dead, according to local government reports on Sunday....
03:18, 08/12/2019

Relentless Rains A Drag On Local Garden Centers LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — June is usually an ideal month for planting, but the owner of a local garden center says that the consistent rain in the last week has not been good for business. “It has been difficult. The rain chases off the r...
00:00, 06/20/2019

Heavy rains cause flash flood chaos in Nebraska Flash flood warnings have been issued for a section of Nebraska after an overnight deluge. Up to nine inches of rain fell from storms that struck Buffalo, Dawson, Kearney and Phelps counties. (July 9)        ...
23:13, 07/09/2019

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 evacuation orders for nearly 850,000 people....
07:00, 08/28/2019

1 dead, 3 rescued after vehicle swept away in Kentucky rains TAYLORSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a man died after a family’s vehicle was swept away as they tried to cross a flooded bridge in Kentucky after heavy rains moved through the area. Spencer County Sheriff Scott Herndon told news outlets tha...
18:26, 06/17/2019

Monsoon Rains 35% Below Average This Week: Weather Department Monsoon rains were 35 percent below average in the week ending on Wednesday, with little rainfall over the central, western and northern parts of the country, the weather office said, raising concerns......
16:13, 07/24/2019

A’s beat Mariners 7-1 to complete sweep, keep streak going OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Brett Anderson initially looked a little lost covering first base to take a throw from shortstop Marcus Semien on the back end of a 3-6-1 double play, taking several stabs at the bag with his foot. Like most everything these da...
02:52, 05/27/2019

Injuries Mar Yankees’ Doubleheader Sweep of the Tigers Gary Sanchez left the second game an inning after he had been thrown out in his first stolen-base attempt this year, and Edwin Encarnacion homered in the first game but left with an oblique problem....
10:26, 09/13/2019

Rangers complete 3-game sweep of Mariners with 2-1 win ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hunter Pence homered, Adrian Sampson had another impressive long outing for a victory after not starting, and the Texas Rangers beat the slumping Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep. The Mariners h...
00:00, 05/23/2019

Blue Jays avoid sweep with win over Orioles Rookie Trent Thornton pitched six scoreless innings, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit his team-leading 16th home run and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game series sweep....
02:13, 07/08/2019

Yankees Sweep Red Sox Even as Injuries Continue to Mount Edwin Encarnacion and Aaron Hicks are out, and Gleyber Torres has been sent for tests, but the resilient Yankees pulled off a four-game sweep at home....
06:39, 08/05/2019

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record for scoring in a three-game series as they beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 to finish a sweep   &#...
02:26, 05/27/2019

Yankees bash 4 more HRs, sweep Mariners with 7-3 victory Aaron Judge hit the 101st homer of his career, Gary Sanchez, DJ LeMahieu and Mike Ford also went deep, and the New York Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 7-3 to complete a three-game sweep       ...
04:13, 08/29/2019

Vast fires sweep across Bolivia as well as Brazil While global attention has been focused on fires burning across the Brazilian Amazon, neighboring Bolivia is battling its own vast blazes, which have charred an area nearly as extensive as the nation of Lebanon...
00:39, 08/28/2019

Yankees’ sweep of Tigers has painful consequences DETROIT — After sweeping a doubleheader from the Tigers, the Yankees have won five of six as they head to their next series in Toronto. Unfortunately, they also sent three players back to New York with injuries. Edwin Encarnacion was pulled from Thur...
07:39, 09/13/2019

Tornadoes hit Kansas, Pennsylvania as storms sweep across US KANSAS CITY, Missouri — A vicious storm tore through the western outskirts of Kansas City on Tuesday, spawning one or more tornadoes that downed trees and power lines, damaged homes and injured at least 12 people in the latest barrage of severe weath...
09:52, 05/29/2019

Braves go 10 innings to complete sweep at Miami, 3-1 Ender Inciarte faked a bunt and instead slapped an opposite-field RBI double down the line to break a 10th-inning tie, and the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game series sweep by beating Miami 3-1.        ...
01:13, 05/06/2019

Warriors look to complete sweep of Trail Blazers PORTLAND, Ore., - The Golden State Warriors will go for their second Western Conference finals sweep in the last three seasons Monday night when they visit the Portland Trail Blazers for Game 4 in the best-of-seven series....
05:00, 05/20/2019

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two in New York's five-run second inning, and the Yankees held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5, completing a doubleheader sweep for their seventh straight win       &...
07:26, 05/26/2019

Alvarez, Cole help Astros sweep Mariners with 6-1 win Rookie Yordan Alvarez drove in three runs to back up seven strong innings by Gerrit Cole and help the Houston Astros to a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep       ...
00:00, 07/01/2019

Hurricanes sweep Islanders with 5-2 victory in Game 4 RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Teuvo Teravainen and Greg McKegg scored 66 seconds apart in the second period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Friday night to sweep their second-round series. Teravainen and linemate Sebastian Aho ...
06:52, 05/04/2019

Rookie CG for Rangers wraps up doubleheader sweep over A’s ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Sampson threw a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a doubleheader sweep over the Oakland Athletics with a 3-1 win Saturday night. Sampson (5-3) struck out seven and walked o...
08:39, 06/09/2019

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers Joey Gallo blasted a pair of solo homers, and the visiting Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a 3-1 triumph on Thursday....
05:00, 06/28/2019

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth inning, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros. The ...
00:00, 06/20/2019

MLB roundup: Indians, Nats sweep series Francisco Lindor's two-run single keyed a six-run seventh inning as the visiting Cleveland Indians defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-4 Thursday to complete a three-game sweep....
04:52, 07/05/2019

Gallo homers twice as Rangers sweep Tigers with 3-1 win Joey Gallo hit two solo homers and Ariel Jurado worked seven shutout innings and the Texas Rangers completed a three-game sweep of Detroit with a 3-1 win over the Tigers       ...
22:39, 06/27/2019

Reds avoid sweep, rally in 7th to top Phillies 4-3 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joey Votto tied the game for Cincinnati with a two-out single in the seventh inning and Eugenio Suárez followed with the go-ahead hit to rally the Reds to over the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep. ...
01:13, 06/10/2019

MLB roundup: Yankees blast seven HRs in DH sweep of Orioles Gleyber Torres hit two more homers off the Baltimore Orioles, and the New York Yankees recorded an 11-8 victory to complete a sweep of a day-night doubleheader Monday at Yankee Stadium....
09:00, 08/13/2019

Holders Toyota sweep front row at Le Mans "Holders Toyota took pole position for the 24 Hours of Le Mans sportscar race on Thursday night with Japan\u0027s Kamui Kobayashi leading the third front-row lockout in three years for the factory TS050 hybrid cars."...
09:39, 06/14/2019

Canha, A's sweep Indians with sixth straight win Mark Canha homered and drove in three runs, and Frankie Montas struck out nine over six scoreless innings as the visiting Oakland Athletics completed a sweep of the Cleveland Indians with a 7-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon....
23:13, 05/22/2019

ICE raids sweep up 680 undocumented immigrants across Mississippi Immigration enforcement authorities raided food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday, picking up 680 workers in what was being billed as the biggest single-day, one-state sweep in U.S. history, officials said. The raids hit seven plants ...
01:52, 08/08/2019

Yankees sweep Red Sox in London with another offensive barrage LONDON — If MLB and England invite the Yankees back for a second look they undoubtedly will listen to the pitch. Aaron Boone, Brian Cashman and players never missed a chance to gush about what an overwhelming experience playing two games at Lon...
21:52, 06/30/2019

Man City completes sweep of English trophies with FA Cup win LONDON (AP) — Raheem Sterling scored a hat trick as Manchester City completed the first sweep of English men’s football trophies by routing Watford 6-0 in a record-equaling FA Cup final victory margin on Saturday. The fourth piece of silverware...
23:26, 05/18/2019

Devers homers, Red Sox avoid sweep with 4-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Rafael Devers homered off Justin Verlander, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of two errors by the Houston Astros to avoid a series sweep with a 4-1 victory Sunday. Eduardo Rodriguez (5-3) held Houston to one run and four hits in s...
02:52, 05/27/2019

Video shows UFC’s Conor McGregor punching elderly man over whiskey snub Even by Conor McGregor standards, this is pretty low. Video obtained by TMZ shows a man identified as the UFC star shockingly punching an elderly man in the face at an Irish pub because he wouldn’t drink McGregor’s whiskey. The incident t...
16:26, 08/15/2019

2 elderly women struck by stray bullets in separate overnight incidents Two elderly women were hit by stray bullets in separate incidents in Queens and Manhattan, police said Saturday. A 76-year-old woman was sitting in her parked car near the corner of Guy R. Brewer Boulevard and Foch Boulevard in South Jamaica around 1...
16:13, 07/13/2019

Acupuncture caused this elderly woman's lung to collapse — here are some of its potential downsides Shutterstock A 79-year-old woman from Portugal ended up in a hospital with a collapsed lung because of a thin acupuncture needle. Lungs don't tend to simply collapse in on their own. Air likely entered the pleural cavity, the space between the lung...
05:13, 06/20/2019

Texas executes man convicted of murdering 89-year-old woman and her elderly daughter A man convicted of killing an 89-year-old woman and her elderly daughter in their Fort Worth home in 2003 was put to death by lethal injection in Texas on Wednesday....
05:26, 09/05/2019

TPD: Community identifies man who allegedly cashed check stolen from elderly woman TUCSON – A man who allegedly cashed a stolen check has been identified, Tucson Police Department announced Tuesday afternoon. On Monday, TPD posted on its social media accounts that they were seeking a man who allegedly cashed a stolen check th...
09:00, 08/21/2019

Trio attacks elderly man with golf club in Central Park: cops An elderly man was attacked by a trio of strangers who threatened him with a golf club inside Central Park, cops said Thursday. The 72-year-old was sitting on a bench in the area of West Drive and 88th Street around 11:10 p.m. Wednesday when the grou...
17:39, 08/15/2019

Kenyan man in US illegally charged in deaths of 6 more Dallas-area elderly women A Kenyan man living in the U.S. illegally has been charged by Texas prosecutors with killing at least six elderly women whose jewelry and other valuables he stole, authorities said Thursday....
23:52, 05/16/2019

Cops identify man suspected of trying to rape elderly woman in Financial District Police have identified the man wanted for trying to rape an elderly woman in Manhattan earlier this month. Clarence Bradley, 23, allegedly approached the 73-year-old while she was walking on Greenwich Street near Morris Street in the Financial Distri...
21:39, 07/13/2019

So Annoying: This Woman Who’s Doing All The Steps Wrong In A Zumba Class Is Really Getting In The Way But She’s Too Elderly For The Teacher To Do Anything About It If you were planning on joining today’s Cardio Sweat Zumba class at the LA Fitness on First street, turn around now, because there’s a situation unfolding you do NOT want to get in the middle of: This woman who’s doing all the steps wrong at Zumba cl...
21:00, 09/05/2019

NBA star Kawhi Leonard’s sister charged with murdering elderly woman The sister of Los Angeles Clippers star forward Kawhi Leonard has been charged with robbing and murdering an 83-year-old woman, according to reports. Kimesha Monae Williams, Leonard’s sister, is accused of killing Afaf Anis Assad, 84, last Satu...
14:13, 09/08/2019

Study: 1 in 5 elderly people in long-term care dies in 5 years Long-term acute care hospitals are supposed to restore independence in people who are have a variety of illnesses, but a new study suggests that for most that isn't the case....
00:52, 08/27/2019

Creep busted for attacking, trying to rape elderly woman in the Financial District Police arrested a man Sunday night for allegedly trying to rape an elderly woman after brutally attacking her in lower Manhattan earlier this month. Clarence Bradley, 23, was busted on charges of attempted rape, robbery and public lewdness for approa...
05:52, 07/15/2019

Court documents reveal days leading up to elderly woman’s death TUCSON – Court documents reveal new details on the Arkansas couple accused of killing an elderly woman. Shane Martin and Marietta Keeter are accused of killing Martin’s mother 73-year-old Julia Rankin late last month. According to the newly obt...
07:26, 05/08/2019

Elderly women grazed by stray bullets fired into their Queens home Two elderly women were grazed by bullets in their Queens home after a gunman opened fire during a fight on the street outside, police said. The innocent bystanders, both believed to be in their 70s, were inside their house on 136th Avenue near 220th ...
08:26, 06/06/2019

Anand Mahindra Offers To Sponsor Tickets For "Match-Winning" Elderly Fan Anand Mahindra has offered to sponsor World Cup tickets for an elderly Indian fan, Charulata Patel, who stole the limelight with her enthusiasm during the India vs Bangladesh match on Tuesday....
08:39, 07/03/2019

Scientists create video game to help elderly drivers stay safe A video game that makes elderly motorists safer on the roads has been developed by scientists. The game called Cognitive Training for Car Driving (CTCD) comes at a time when the number of older car drivers worldwide is increasing....
22:26, 05/22/2019

How eight elderly men nicknamed the 'Bad Grandpas' robbed $20M from safety deposit boxes in London A group of elderly men nicknamed the "Bad Grandpas" robbed an estimated $20 million in jewels from an underground deposit facility in London through some audacious means, a new book describes....
16:00, 04/29/2019

‘I Put My Own Life on Hold’: Adult Children on the Pain, and Joy, of Caring for Elderly Parents Readers shared their experiences of helping ailing relatives. For some, it brought crippling financial burdens and depression. Many also found moments of profound joy....
17:52, 09/05/2019

Investment watchdog working to protect elderly Canadians from financial exploitation The Canadian Association for Retired Persons that about one-in-five older Canadians are subject to elder financial abuse and notes that dementia may also reduce the abilities of people as they age....
02:26, 07/01/2019

Sick and elderly: Some EU nationals struggle to prove UK residency ahead of Brexit Sonja Brain, 84, is losing her sight and bed-bound in hospital after a cancerous tumor was removed from her spine. But she has another problem: proving she has the right to stay in the United Kingdom after Brexit....
21:26, 09/19/2019

Florida man bashes elderly woman with mallet, sets her aflame while delivering for Best Buy Jorge Luis Dupre Lachazo, 21, admitted to bashing the victim's head with a mallet and dousing her in a liquid chemical.        ...
03:00, 08/22/2019

Comcast Working on Health Monitoring Device For the Elderly But Don't Call it an Alexa Comcast is working on a new in-home device that will monitor your health, according to a new report from CNBC. A source familiar with the product confirmed its existence to Gizmodo but clarified that much of CNBC’s early reporting on the device today...
23:13, 05/21/2019

Las Vegas police charge woman with murder after allegedly shoving elderly man off bus Police in Las Vegas have released security video they say shows a woman shoving a 74-year-old man off a public bus after witnesses say he asked her to be nice to other passengers....
21:39, 05/15/2019

Taco Bell employees praised for helping stranded elderly customer Three Taco Bell employees are being praised for stepping up to help someone in need. The workers at a Sugar Creek, Mo., Taco Bell reportedly went out of their way to help a customer whose car ran out of gas in the drive-thru. The customer was an elde...
23:00, 06/18/2019

Elderly man beaten in broad daylight behind Bronx charter school: cops An elderly man was beaten unconscious in an apparently random broad daylight attack behind a Bronx charter school, police said Saturday. The 71-year-old was behind South Bronx Classical Charter School III/IV on Third Avenue in Morrisania around 2:20 ...
17:52, 05/18/2019

In Bihar, Abandoning Elderly Parents Can Now Land Sons, Daughters In Jail Bihar Cabinet-led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has approved a proposal to punish sons and daughters who abandon their elderly parents with a jail term....
09:00, 06/12/2019

Sex offender in 'unusually gory' murder of elderly Florida man is nabbed in NYC: police A convicted sex offender wanted in the grisly murder of a Florida man was arrested in New York City this week after a reported struggle with city police officers....
14:00, 05/08/2019

Shocking video shows angry driver shoving elderly man to ground Surveillance video captured the horrific moment a London driver shoved an 80-year-old man to the ground after nearly hitting him with his car, during what police called a “nonsensical attack.” The incident — which happened April 21 in the southeast L...
00:26, 05/23/2019

UFC fighter facing 20 charges in deaths of elderly women in Florida five-car crash An Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter known as “The Predator” is facing prison time for his role in a five-car crash that killed two elderly women in Florida last year...
02:13, 06/27/2019

Texas to execute man convicted of murdering elderly woman and her daughter in 2003 A man convicted of killing an elderly woman and her daughter in their home and then stealing the daughter's car and credit card is scheduled to be executed in Texas on Wednesday....
16:00, 09/04/2019

India Receives 42% More Rains Than Average This Week: Weather Office The country received 42 per cent more rainfall than the 50-year average in the week to July 31, data from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) showed....
18:00, 07/31/2019

Heavy rains in India kill 27, cripple financial capital Monsoon rains caused wall collapses that killed 27 people in India on Tuesday, as a second day of bad weather disrupted rail and air traffic in the financial capital Mumbai, prompting officials to shut schools and offices, though markets were open....
09:00, 07/02/2019

Monsoon Rains Above-Average For Third Straight Week: Weather Department Monsoon rains are crucial to farm output and economic growth because the agricultural sector accounts for about 15 per cent of India's $2.5 trillion economy....
15:00, 09/18/2019

2 Children Die As Heavy Rains Hit Bihar, 6 Districts Severely Affected Two children have died in Bihar's Kishanganj as heavy rains continue to lash the state. According to Principal Secretary Disaster Management Pratya Amrit, six Bihar districts have severely been......
15:52, 07/13/2019

Multiple walls collapse in India monsoon rains, killing 31 Heavy monsoon rains in western India have caused at least three walls to collapse onto huts and city shanties, killing at least 31 people and injuring dozens of others, as forecasters warned of more rain...
17:13, 07/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Albemarle's lithium sales drop after Chilean rains Albemarle Corp, the world's largest producer of lithium used to make electric vehicle batteries, posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as surging sales of flame retardant chemicals offset a dip in lithium sales....
02:00, 05/09/2019

Heavy rains in India kill 30, cripple financial capital Wall collapses in Mumbai and nearby towns, caused by the worst monsoon rains in a single day in 14 years, killed 30 people on Tuesday and disrupted rail and air traffic, prompting officials to shut schools and offices....
14:39, 07/02/2019

Mumbai Rains: List Of Trains Rescheduled, Terminated Today The Meteorological Department has issued a 'red alert' for various places, including Mumbai city and suburbs, Thane and Palghar districts, for next 24 hours in wake of the heavy rains....
14:26, 09/04/2019

Above-Average Monsoon Rains For Third Straight Week: Weather Office Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a third straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded many......
14:26, 08/14/2019

Ark Encounter LLC Files Lawsuit After Heavy Rains Damage Property (LEX 18) – The Ark may have been constructed to withstand 40 days and 40 nights of flooding, but Northern Kentucky’s Ark Encounter property did not fare as well as Noah’s original construction when rains hit the area. Court document...
22:26, 05/24/2019

Heavy rains lead Kentucky county to declare emergency MANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky county has declared a state of emergency due to damages from heavy rain and flooding. Clay County Emergency Management Director David Watson told WYMT-TV that officials knew of around $75,000 in damages to r...
17:26, 06/19/2019

Deadly Monsoon Rains Cause Chaos in India's Financial Capital Mumbai was shut down with businesses forced to close after the heaviest rains in a decade flooded the city, stopping trains, diverting flights and killing at least 27 people in the region....
15:00, 07/02/2019

Rains ease in southern Japan but landslide risks persist Heavy rains in southern Japan let up by Thursday, but authorities maintained evacuation orders for more than a million people, warning against a risk of more landslides, which have killed one person, with another missing....
06:39, 07/04/2019

India likely to get average monsoon rains in 2019: weather office India is likely to see average monsoon rains this year, the state-run weather office said on Friday, which should support agricultural production and economic growth in Asia's third-biggest economy, where half of the farmland lacks irrigation....
10:39, 05/31/2019

Heavy rains in southern China leave 49 dead, 14 missing BEIJING (AP) — Authorities say 49 people have died and 14 others are missing since heavy rainfall hit southern China in early June. China’s disaster reduction committee said Wednesday that more than 7,000 houses have collapsed and 300,000 peopl...
14:26, 06/12/2019

Pair Your Evening Tea With Chhole Tikki To Enjoy The Rains With Family Bring in a fresh breath of air into your precious tea time, by trying out this unique snack- chhole tikki! Chhole tikki is a patty made with chickpeas, which makes for an interesting treat....
03:39, 07/12/2019

The Latest: Heavy Rains Prompt School Closures In Houston HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on heavy rainfall in the Houston area (all times local): 6:20 a.m. Schools are closed Friday in the Houston area after heavy rainfall flooded roadways, though the high water is beginning to recede. The National Weather Servi...
16:13, 05/10/2019

India to get above-average monsoon rains in next two weeks: weather official India is likely to get above-average rainfall in the next two weeks after receiving below average rains in the past two weeks, a weather department official said on Thursday....
15:39, 07/25/2019

India receives 42% more rains than average this week - weather office India's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were above average for the second time since the start of the season on June 1, helping farmers accelerate the planting of summer-sown crops and easing concerns of drought....
18:52, 07/31/2019

Water-soaked Houston braces for more serious flooding from heavy rains The Houston fire department urged motorists Friday to stay off the roads to avoid more flash flooding from a storm system lingering in the western Gulf of Mexico.        ...
14:39, 05/10/2019

India's monsoon rains above average for fourth straight week Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a fourth straight week, the weather office said, with floods hitting many districts in the northern parts of the country....
21:00, 08/21/2019

India Receives 42% More Rains Than Average This Week: Weather Department Monsoon rains in India in the week ending on Wednesday were above average for the second time since the start of the season on June 1, helping farmers accelerate the planting of summer-sown crops and......
14:26, 07/31/2019

Rains force pope to change Romania travel plans MIERCUREA CIUC, Romania (AP) — Pope Francis has arrived in Transylvania to visit Romania’s most famous shrine on a day of rain-soaked travel to meet with the country’s far-flung Catholic communities. Storms forced Francis to change his tr...
12:39, 06/01/2019

ML Khattar Rains Schemes On Voters Ahead Of Haryana Polls Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced a series of schemes for voters, ranging from entrepreneurs to watchmen and sanitation workers, ahead of the state assembly elections....
03:26, 09/12/2019

Monsoon Rains Cover Half Of Country, Says Weather Official Annual monsoon rains have covered nearly half of India and conditions are favourable for further advancement into the central and western parts this week, a weather department official said on Monday....
11:00, 06/24/2019

Rains aid in battling ponderosa pine fire near Flagstaff, Arizona Flames raged mostly unchecked for a third day through America's largest ponderosa pine forest, threatening thousands of residents in and around Flagstaff, Arizona, but firefighters made the most of afternoon rains on Tuesday to finally take the offen...
05:52, 07/24/2019

India's monsoon rains 35% below average this week - weather office India's monsoon rains were 35% below average in the week ending on Wednesday, with little rainfall over the central, western and northern parts of the country, the weather office said, raising concerns over the output of summer-sown crops....
16:13, 07/24/2019

Ivorian cocoa farmers welcome rains amid concern over mid-crop Rains remained below average last week in most of Ivory Coast’s cocoa-growing regions but were more abundant compared to previous weeks, which could boost the April to September mid-crop, farmers said on Monday....
22:39, 06/03/2019

Parched India awaits monsoon rains as reservoirs begin to run dry Millions of Indians are desperately awaiting overdue monsoon rains as they struggle to secure drinking water amid a heat wave that is rapidly drying up reservoirs and sending temperatures soaring across the country....
22:39, 06/03/2019

Rains seen hampering coffee, cane harvest in Brazil, but will cease soon Ample rains in most of the sugar and coffee areas in Brazil this week are expected to bring harvest operations to a halt, but forecasts indicate precipitation will pause at the end of this week and a prolonged dry period will follow....
22:39, 06/03/2019

India Receives Above Average Rains This Week For 1st Time Since June 1 The country's monsoon rains in the week ending on Wednesday were above average for the first time since the start of the season on June 1, helping farmers to accelerate the planting of summer-sown......
22:52, 07/10/2019

India's monsoon rains below average levels for a fourth week India's monsoon rains were below average for a fourth straight week due to scant seasonal rainfall over central and western parts of the country, raising concerns about production of summer-sown crops such as rice, soybeans and cotton....
22:26, 06/27/2019

Heavy rains limit operations at Oklahoma refinery, oil pipeline Heavy rains and storms slamming the central United States forced the closure of a HollyFrontier Corp refinery in Oklahoma and a portion of Tallgrass Energy LP's crude oil pipeline on Thursday....
01:13, 05/24/2019

Will Jed's Romantic Serenade Sweep Hannah Off Her Feet on The Bachelorette? Jed Wyatt's got somebody on his mind: Hannah Brown. In the above exclusive sneak peek of The Bachelorette, Jed takes matters into his own hands to get some time with......
17:52, 06/24/2019

The bigger picture of Yankees’ huge doubleheader sweep With Aaron Boone blistering an overmatched umpire’s ears in the first of two games on Thursday against the Rays at Yankee Stadium, the Yankees won. With the manager relaxed and looking like he was hanging out at Newport Beach in California, the Yanke...
08:26, 07/19/2019

Tradition: Comeback lifts Yanks to London sweep of Red Sox Gary Sánchez hit a go-ahead, two-run single in a nine-run seventh inning, and the Yankees overcome a four-run deficit to beat the Boston Red Sox 12-8 for a two-game sweep of the groundbreaking trip across the pond     ...
22:39, 06/30/2019

As U.S. debt, deficits mount, presidential candidates sweep them under the rug In four hours of debate among Democratic contenders for the U.S. presidency, the word "deficit" was never uttered and the government's debt was mentioned only once....
13:39, 07/12/2019

More injury woes for Yankees in doubleheader sweep of Tigers All-Star catcher Gary Sánchez became the Yankees' latest injury concern when he left the second game of a doubleheader with left groin tightness as New York beat Detroit 6-4 to complete a sweep       ...
05:26, 09/13/2019

Yankees complete sweep of Red Sox as injury concerns grow The Yankees are on pace to have more than enough wins to get to the postseason. Whether they have enough healthy players to do anything when they get there remains to be seen. During yet another victory over the reeling Red Sox, the Yankees saw Gio U...
15:52, 08/05/2019

Wildfires sweep across Israel as heatwave grips region JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police have ordered the evacuation of several communities in southern and central Israel as wildfires rage amid a major heatwave. Firefighters battled brushfires Thursday along the Gaza boundary, as well as near the country&#...
17:13, 05/23/2019

Watch: Colin Kaepernick celebrates with Warriors after sweep Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick joined Golden State Warriors players in celebrating their Western Conference finals sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers....
06:39, 05/22/2019

Torres (13 homers vs Os) lifts Yanks to doubleheader sweep Gleyber Torres hit three more home runs, including a pair of three-run drives in the night game that gave him 13 of New York's record 59 long balls against Baltimore this season, and the Yanks swept a doubleheader 8-5 and 11-8    ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

US Immigration Raids Sweep Up Hundreds Of Undocumented Migrants US officials said that some 680 undocumented migrants were detained in raids Wednesday at food processing plants in the southeastern United States, part of President Donald Trump's announced crackdown......
13:26, 08/08/2019

Games: Pacheco win's men's marathon, completes sweep for Peru Peru's Christian Pacheco completed a marathon sweep for the host country when he smashed the Pan Am Games record with a personal best time in winning the men's event on Saturday....
02:39, 07/28/2019

Carpenter snaps out of slump as Cards sweep Rockies, 11-4 Matt Carpenter broke out of his slump with a homer and three hits, Dexter Fowler drove in three runs and the St. Louis Cardinals cruised to an 11-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies after a long rain delay       ...
08:52, 08/26/2019

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros HOUSTON (AP) — Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astro...
09:26, 05/30/2019

| Khan bats Pakistan to 7-0 series sweep over SA U19s An unbeaten half-century from Haris Khan helped Pakistan to victory over the South Africa Under-19s in the seventh Youth One-Day International in Chatsworth....
23:00, 07/07/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany sweep Nigeria aside to reach last 8 Germany are still yet to concede a goal at the World Cup, having become the first team through to the last eight. There was VAR controversy again but it was ultimately a comfortable afternoon for Germany in Grenoble....
20:26, 06/22/2019

Two former MLB players implicated in Dominican Republic drug sweep Octavio Dotel, who pitched in the major leagues for 15 years, and three-time all-star infielder Luis Castillo are part of a drug-trafficking operation, said the Dominican Republic’s attorney general....
23:26, 08/20/2019

HRs rally Dodgers past Diamondbacks 4-3 in 11 to avoid sweep Cody Bellinger hit a tying homer in the ninth inning, pinch-hitter Joc Pederson went deep in the 11th and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 to prevent a four-game sweep       ...
05:00, 09/02/2019

Trump Says Planned Immigration Sweep Delayed For Two Weeks President Donald Trump said Saturday he was delaying a planned immigration sweep for two weeks to allow time for his Republican Party and opposition Democrats to find a political solution to the......
23:13, 06/22/2019

Kingery lifts Phillies over Mets 5-2 to avoid sweep Scott Kingery snapped an eighth-inning tie with a three-run double and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 5-2 to avert a three-game sweep       ...
07:00, 09/02/2019

Astros beat Athletics 6-4 in 12 innings for 3-game sweep OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Myles Straw had three hits, three stolen bases and scored the go-ahead run on Michael Brantley’s single in the 12th inning to help the Houston Astros complete their second three-game sweep of the season against the...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Gleyber Torres’ power show allows Yankees to sweep away Red Sox The Yankees won two more games on Saturday to expand their lead in the AL East. In the process, they lost two more key players — meaning their doubleheader sweep of the Red Sox pretty much typified their entire season. This time, it was Edwin Encarna...
10:39, 08/04/2019

Bruins sweep Hurricanes to reach Stanley Cup Final RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Tuukka Rask posted his seventh career playoff shutout, and the Boston Bruins swept the Carolina Hurricanes out of the Eastern Conference final, winning 4-0 on Thursday night to reach their third Stanley Cup Final in nine years. R...
07:26, 05/17/2019

Bruins Sweep Away Hurricanes, Win 7th Straight Playoff Game With their longest playoff winning streak in nearly half a century, the Boston Bruins return to the Stanley Cup finals after winning them in 2011 and losing to Chicago two years later....
09:13, 05/17/2019

Bruins sweep away Hurricanes to reach Stanley Cup Final RALEIGH, N.C. — Tuukka Rask posted his seventh career playoff shutout, and the Boston Bruins swept the Carolina Hurricanes out of the Eastern Conference final, winning 4-0 on Thursday night to reach their third Stanley Cup Final in nine years. Rask m...
06:39, 05/17/2019

Mets vs. Braves: Max Fried is going to lead Atlanta to sweep Devils forward Jack Hughes, selected No. 1 in the draft, seems to be a couple of sandwiches short of an NHL player. Top pick, tipping the scales at 170 pounds, is a picky eater, so the Devils will bring in healthy eating expert Joey Chestnut. And onc...
21:52, 06/30/2019

Roark strikes out seven, pitching A's to sweep of Yankees Tanner Roark struck out seven and didn't walk a batter over six-plus innings, Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka struggled early and the Oakland Athletics beat New York 5-3 for a three-game series sweep       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

MLB roundup: Homer-happy Rockies sweep D-backs Trevor Story had four hits and scored the winning run in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Thursday in Denver to sweep a four-game series....
02:52, 05/31/2019

Yankees rule Britannia, complete London sweep of Red Sox Gary Sánchez hit a go-ahead, two-run single in a nine-run seventh inning, and the Yankees overcome a four-run deficit to beat the Boston Red Sox 12-8 for a two-game sweep of the groundbreaking trip across the pond     ...
00:00, 07/01/2019

Trout, Calhoun homer in Angels’ 6-2 win over Jays for sweep ANAHEIM, Calif. - Before the Los Angeles Angels hit the road for a two-week, 11-game, two-nation trip, they added another solid win to their recent surge....
22:52, 05/03/2019

Freeman, Soroka lift Braves to 4-1 win, sweep of Padres Freddie Freeman hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and All-Star rookie Mike Soroka struck out a career-high nine to win his 10th straight decision for the Atlanta Braves, who beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep  ...
02:00, 07/15/2019

Chicago mayor says police won’t assist ICE in migrant sweep CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says the city’s police department will not participate in an U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement roundup of migrant families who have been ordered out the country. ICE agents have been directed b...
02:26, 06/22/2019

Indians Complete Sweep; Harmeet, Ayhika Win In Singles Indian paddlers made most of the home advantage and grabbed all the gold medals -- seven to be precise -- in the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships....
19:39, 07/22/2019

Teen drowns after floodwaters sweep him into Missouri ditch A Missouri teen died over the weekend after he got swept into a ditch during a raging flash flood, according to authorities and a new report. The teen, identified by the Springfield News-Leader as John Wheeler, 13, was walking by the surging water in...
18:26, 08/26/2019

Australia complete clean sweep with third T20 win in West Indies West Indies 81; Australia 83-1 (7.3 overs)Jess Jonassen stars with figures of 4-7 Australia’s utter dominance of the Twenty20 series against West Indies was confirmed with another comfortable victory in the Caribbean to seal a 3-0 series whitewash an...
05:15, 09/19/2019

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. K...
05:00, 06/07/2019

Yankees sweep away Royals for seventh straight victory KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees have spent the past week playing the two worst teams in the American League — and they have taken advantage of the favor the schedule-makers gave them. On Saturday, they swept a split doubleheader against the Royals, wi...
07:52, 05/26/2019

Moustakas HR wins car for fan, Yelich HR, Brewers sweep Bucs MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mike Moustakas launched a homer that won a new car for a fan, NL MVP Christian Yelich hit his major-league leading 24th home run on his bobblehead day and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Sunday for a three-game ...
01:13, 06/10/2019

Iannetta drives in 2 in 10th, Rockies sweep D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Iannetta’s two-run, bases-loaded single in the 10th inning lifted the Colorado Rockies to a 6-4 victory Thursday that completed a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Iannetta, a former Diamondbacks catcher, single...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Torres’ 3 HR lift Yankees over Orioles in doubleheader sweep NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres hit three home runs during a doubleheader sweep, including a solo shot in the nightcap, and Domingo Germán became the majors’ first eight-game winner in the New York Yankees’ 3-1 victory over the Baltimore O...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Ethiopia repeats sweep in 41st BolderBoulder race BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Ethiopia repeated a sweep in the men’s and women’s team competitions at the 41st annual BolderBoulder 10-kilometer road race Monday. Kenya’s Benard Ngeno won the men’s race in 28 minutes, 29 seconds, well...
06:39, 05/28/2019

Judge, Yankees pound Price for 4-game sweep of Red Sox Aaron Judge and Gio Urshela homered early as a makeshift New York Yankees lineup pounded David Price in a 7-4 victory that sent the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox to their eighth consecutive defeat       ...
17:52, 08/05/2019

Bruised ace Scherzer leads Nationals to sweep of Phillies Max Scherzer shrugged off a broken nose and a black eye to throw seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles hit solo homers, and the Washington Nationals completed a day-night doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 2-0... ...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Calhoun sends Angels to 3-2 win, 1st series sweep of Dodgers The Los Angeles Angels swept the Freeway Series with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the first time in franchise history with a 3-2 victory       ...
09:13, 07/25/2019

Betts homers as Red Sox beat Royals 7-5 for 3-game sweep Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer off Danny Duffy in a four-run third inning and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 to complete their first series sweep in nearly a month        ...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Corbin, Nationals beat Rockies 2-0 to sweep doubleheader Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon homered, and the Washington Nationals beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 in the first game of a doubleheader       ...
06:52, 07/25/2019

What's Left Of The Warriors Completes Sweep Of The Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors, minus Kevin Durant, minus DeMarcus Cousins, minus Andre Iguodala, completed a four-game sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night, overcoming another 17-point deficit, and another Meyers Leonard Game, and Draymond Gr...
12:26, 05/21/2019

Turner has 5 hits, Dodgers get 2 HBP RBIs to sweep Pirates Justin Turner had five hits after taking a day off, Joc Pederson homered during a six-run sixth inning that featured consecutive bases-loaded plunkings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-7 to complete a three-game sweep  ...
02:26, 05/27/2019

Brute robbed elderly widow of money for late husband’s tombstone: cops An 89-year-old widow was robbed of money she’d been saving to buy her late husband’s tombstone in a violent attack at her Manhattan apartment, police said Thursday. A brute had followed the elderly victim to her home on East 10th Street n...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Third teen busted in 2016 home invasion, murder of elderly Brooklyn woman Cops busted a third teen in the 2016 home invasion and murder of an elderly woman in Brooklyn, police and sources said Wednesday. Andrew Washington, 19, was arrested around 12:10 p.m. Tuesday in connection to the December 2016 murder of 68-year-old B...
18:52, 08/14/2019

Brutes robbed elderly widow of money for late husband’s tombstone: cops An 89-year-old widow was robbed of money she’d been saving to buy her late husband’s tombstone in a violent attack at her Manhattan apartment, police said Thursday. Sources said two brutes followed Maximina Osorio to her home in the Jacob...
18:39, 09/19/2019

TV presenters speak out in row over BBC's plan to axe free TV licences for millions of elderly people TV presenters and broadcasters from rival channels today weighed in on the row over the BBC's decision to scrap free TV licences for millions of people over 75....
16:13, 06/11/2019

Texas executes inmate in 2010 murder of elderly woman during crime spree A Texas man was executed Tuesday evening for killing a 61-year-old grandmother a decade ago during an eight-day crime spree that included another murder....
10:00, 09/11/2019

| WATCH: Young woman violently pushes elderly man off bus [WARNING: Disturbing footage] The man, identified as Serge Fournier, initially survived the fall but died of his injuries at a local hospital a month later. [WARNING: Disturbing footage]...
16:52, 05/15/2019

Elderly man survives on Coca-Cola for 5 days after falling in Virginia home: reports An elderly man unable to get up after falling in his Virginia home last week, survived off Coca-Cola for five days before he was found, according to reports.  ...
02:13, 08/10/2019

Elderly woman grazed by bullets recalls moment shots ripped through home One of the two elderly women grazed by bullets fired into her Queens house Wednesday tearfully recalled the terrifying moment as she returned home the following morning. “I’m still shaking,” Mavis Claggett, 82, recounted through tea...
21:26, 06/06/2019

Florida police officer uses his body to stop rolling car from hitting elderly owner (WESH/NBC News) Security footage shows a Florida police officer leaping into action to save an elderly driver from her own car. The video shows a police officer getting into his cruiser at a Leesburg gas station as a woman who’d parked next to ...
11:13, 06/20/2019

Mississippi River barge shipping resumes after floods, but rains to return The upper Mississippi River fully reopened to boat and barge traffic this week for the first time since November as shippers scrambled to move a backlog of overdue fertilizer barges to farmers racing to sow corn before the end of the month....
20:00, 05/17/2019

Floods Triggered By Heavy Seasonal Rains Claim 108 Lives In Bangladesh Floods triggered by heavy seasonal rains and onrush of water from hills across the Indian borders have claimed at least 108 lives in Bangladesh, a disaster official said this morning....
11:00, 08/04/2019

Monsoon rains to arrive on India's southern coast on June 4: Skymet India's monsoon rains are expected to arrive on the southern Kerala coast on June 4 and deliver less rainfall than average in 2019, the country's only private weather forecasting agency said on Tuesday, dampening prospects of higher farm and economic...
13:52, 05/14/2019

Japan issues emergency warning after life-threatening rains in south Japan's meteorological agency issued an emergency warning to residents of Kyushu as the southern island suffered record levels of rain early on Wednesday that threatened to cause landslides, floods and other natural disasters....
06:13, 08/28/2019

Central U.S. faces 'high risk' of river flooding even as rains ease Rain-swollen rivers threatened more flooding on Thursday in Arkansas, Louisiana, Illinois and Oklahoma, and Tulsa's mayor warned the decades-old levee system would be at risk even as waters receded through the weekend....
22:39, 05/30/2019

Monsoon Rains To Make Up For Early Shortfall: Weather Department Chief The slow progress of the June-to-September monsoon season had led to fears of widespread drought, and has curbed the sowing of several summer-planted crops....
18:00, 07/31/2019

Rains, landslides kill dozens, affect millions in South Asia After causing flooding havoc and landslides in Nepal, three flooded rivers are overflowing into northeastern India and submerging parts of that region, killing at least 14 people and paralyzing the lives of nearly 2 million...
12:00, 07/15/2019

Heatwave Continues Across India, Rains Bring Relief In Punjab, Haryana Large swathes of the country remained under the grip of relentless heatwave on Tuesday with Churu in Rajasthan recording a high of 48 degrees celsius, though rains did bring some relief to people in......
20:39, 06/04/2019

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....
22:26, 07/23/2019

India's monsoon rains above-average for second straight week: weather office India's monsoon rains in the week through Wednesday were above average for the second straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded some areas on the west coast....
21:52, 08/07/2019

Tropical Storm Barry Live Updates: Drenching Rains Still a Menace Barry, now a tropical storm, is slowly moving northward over central Louisiana, and life-threatening flooding rains remain a primary threat, officials say....
18:39, 07/14/2019

Central U.S. faces high risk of river flooding even as rains ease Rain-swollen rivers threatened more flooding on Thursday in Arkansas, Louisiana, Illinois and Oklahoma, as Tulsa's mayor warned that the decades-old levee system in his city would be at risk even as waters receded through the weekend....
02:13, 05/31/2019

Heavy rains coming to renew flood threat in south-central U.S. After a stretch of generally dry weather in he south-central U.S., rounds of heavy rain, drenching thunderstorms and the threat of floods are set to return this weekend....
14:13, 06/14/2019

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting air, rail traffic Heavy rains battered India's financial capital Mumbai on Monday causing disruption to the commuter train network, snarling traffic on water-logged streets and delaying flights from the country's second-busiest airport....
12:26, 07/01/2019

Mumbai Rains Live: Road, Rail Traffic Hit Due To Water-Logging Heavy rains hit Mumbai and its neighbouring areas during the night and on Wednesday morning, after a dry spell of nearly a week. The weatherman has predicted more rains in the city and its suburbs in......
07:52, 07/24/2019

Death toll in Nepal rains rises to 47, dozens missing, injured The death toll in Nepal from flash floods and landslides in the past three days rose to 47 on Sunday, with dozens missing and injured, the government said....
15:26, 07/14/2019

Manimahesh Yatra In Himachal Pradesh Suspended As Rains Wash Away Bridge The Manimahesh Yatra in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district has been suspended due to washing away of a bridge following rains, a police official said on Monday....
09:13, 08/26/2019

Monsoon Hits Odisha After 10-Day Delay, Heavy Rains In Coastal Regions The much awaited southwest monsoon finally hit Odisha on Friday and covered all the coastal districts, the Metoffice said. Heavy rain lashed the coastal districts of the state on Friday, it said....
18:39, 06/21/2019

Ivory Coast rains boost cocoa crop after dry spell: farmers Rainfall increased over most of Ivory Coast's cocoa-growing regions last week, farmers said on Monday, raising hopes for a recovery in growth after the mid-crop suffered from atypically dry weather last month....
17:26, 05/06/2019

As rains break, aid workers rush to reach cyclone victims in Mozambique Aid workers in northern Mozambique scrambled planes and helicopters packed with aid to communities cut off, sometimes without any supplies, for at least two days after Cyclone Kenneth brought torrential rain to the region....
14:13, 04/30/2019

Rains ease, but record flood threats remain for parts of U.S. South Thousands of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana residents braced for more flooding on Thursday as swollen rivers continued to rise, although the threat of rain was expected to ease by the afternoon, officials said....
13:52, 05/30/2019

India gets above-average monsoon rains for third straight week: weather office Monsoon rains in India in the week through Wednesday were above average for a third straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded many districts in the southern and western parts of the countr...
14:26, 08/14/2019

While rains swamp U.S. Midwest, parched soils hamper Canadian crops Unrelenting rains in the U.S. Midwest have stymied planting of corn and soybeans, while just slightly northwest on the Canadian Prairies, dry weather is stunting canola and wheat crops....
01:39, 06/05/2019

Heavy rains flood New Orleans streets in taste of storm ahead New Orleans was hit with widespread flooding on Wednesday from heavy rain spawned from a weather system that forecasters warned could grow into a hurricane capable of causing severe inundation of the low-lying U.S. city....
02:39, 07/11/2019

Anand Mahindra Salutes "Unsung Heroes" Who Brave Mumbai Rains In the midst of heavy rains, when business tycoon Anand Mahindra received his newspaper at his Mumbai home this morning - dry and on time - he took to Twitter to salute the "unsung heroes" who brave......
08:52, 07/02/2019

India's monsoon rains above-average for 2nd straight week: weather office India's monsoon rains in the week through Wednesday were above average for the second straight week, the weather office said, easing concerns of drought, although excessive rainfall flooded some areas on the west coast....
18:39, 08/07/2019

Live Updates: Mahalaxmi Express With 700 On Board Stuck After Heavy Rains Heavy rains have been lashing Mumbai and the adjoining areas since Friday, which has led to flooding in several parts. The downpour has led to traffic snarls and cancellation of several flights. It......
10:00, 07/27/2019

Strong winds sweep restaurant employees off their feet during storm Zach Balogh and his roommate were sitting in their living room in Clemson, South Carolina, as winds started to howl when they heard the piercing beeps and buzzes of storm alerts....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Cubs hit 3 homers, beat Pirates 8-3 to complete 3-game sweep Jason Heyward, Albert Almora Jr. and Kyle Schwarber hit home runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-3 for a three-game sweep       ...
00:13, 07/15/2019

W Series Hockenheim: Chadwick completes practice clean sweep in FP2 MRF champion Jamie Chadwick ended the first day of the inaugural W Series weekend at Hockenheim fastest again, topping the timesheets in a wet second free practice session...
19:52, 05/03/2019

Mejia homers as Padres beat Cubs 5-1 to avoid sweep Francisco Mejía homered, Fernando Tatis Jr. drove in three runs and the San Diego Padres avoided the sweep, beating the Chicago Cubs 5-1 on Sunday       ...
00:26, 07/22/2019

German wins 8th game as Yanks cap twinbill sweep of Orioles Domingo German escaped a bases-loaded jam in the seventh inning and became the first eight-game winner in the major leagues as the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 to complete a doubleheader sweep Wednesday at Yankee Stadium....
09:13, 05/16/2019

Leclerc completes Ferrari practice sweep, Hamilton crashes "Charles Leclerc set the pace ahead of team mate Sebastian Vettel to complete a practice clean sweep for Ferrari on Saturday even as championship leader Lewis Hamilton crashed."...
22:26, 08/31/2019

Dominic Smith sets off Mets bat explosion in surprise sweep MINNEAPOLIS — These are the kind of games the Mets figured on winning all season: Keep it close with solid pitching early and then seize control with a big swing. Dominic Smith provided the second part of that equation Wednesday by coming off the ben...
10:26, 07/18/2019

Soto, Robles HR as Nats beat Marlins to complete sweep MIAMI (AP) — Juan Soto and Victor Robles each homered, and the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the Miami Marlins 8-5 Thursday night to sweep a three-game series. Robles and Matt Adams homered against starter Sandy Alcantara during a five-run six...
05:26, 06/28/2019

Springer 5 hits, 2 homers as Astros romp 15-5, sweep Rangers HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer was 5 for 5 with four RBIs and a pair of home runs that increased total to an AL-high 15, leading the Houston Astros to a 15-5 rout over Texas on Sunday and a four-game sweep of the Rangers. Alex Bregman also homered tw...
05:39, 05/13/2019

AAI nets $20.5M for mine sweep system on Littoral Combat Ships AAI Corp. was awarded a $20.5 million contract for engineering and technical services for the unmanned influence sweep system, which allows the Navy's Littoral Combat Ships to perform mine warfare sweep missions....
18:26, 05/03/2019

Bour’s 2 HRs power Angels past Reds 5-1 for 2-game sweep ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Justin Bour hit two homers, Mike Trout scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Angels got back above .500 with a 5-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. Shohei Ohtani went 3 for 3 wi...
05:13, 06/27/2019

Germán (9 Ks), Yankees beat Red Sox 9-6, avoid 4-game sweep Didi Gregorius and Austin Romine each hit a two-run homer off Chris Sale, and Domingo Germán struck out nine to help the New York Yankees avoid a four-game sweep with a 9-6 victory over the Boston Red Sox       ...
08:26, 07/29/2019

Torres' 3 HR lift Yankees over Orioles in doubleheader sweep Gleyber Torres hit three home runs during a doubleheader sweep, including a solo shot in the nightcap, and Domingo Germán became the majors' first eight-game winner in the New York Yankees' 3-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles ...
04:13, 05/16/2019

Max Scherzer, broken nose and all, pitches Nationals to sweep of Phillies Nationals ace Max Scherzer tossed seven scoreless innings in a win over the Phillies, one day after breaking his nose taking batting practice.       ...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Nationals complete series sweep of Marlins, climbing all the way back to .500 Matt Adams and Victor Robles turn the tide with home runs in the sixth inning, and Washington wins, 8-5, to even its record after falling 12 games under in late May....
07:26, 06/28/2019

Simone Manuel becomes first American woman to sweep 50 and 100 freestyle at worlds Simone Manuel completed a sweep of the 50 and 100-meter freestyles at the world swimming championships on Sunday night       ...
18:39, 07/28/2019

Terrible defense, base running doom Yankees’ bid to sweep Sox On a night the Yankees made a costly mistake on the basepaths and Clint Frazier looked completely lost in right field, not even Boston’s shaky bullpen was capable of getting the home team back in the game in an 8-5 loss in The Bronx. With the weather...
08:52, 06/03/2019

Failed sweep didn’t stop Yankees from sending Red Sox message There were maybe 10,000 folks left by the end, the bulk of the crowd scattered by the storms, if not the scoreboard. The faithful have come to realize that the Yankees are like a great football offense, capable of scoring from anywhere on the field. ...
08:52, 06/03/2019

Texas Tech blanks Dallas Baptist 3-0 for regional sweep LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Bryce Bonnin allowed three hits in seven innings, Cameron Warren hit a three-run homer in the first inning and Texas Tech advanced as host of a Super Regional with a 3-0 victory over Dallas Baptist on Sunday night. Warren’...
05:39, 06/03/2019

Hill, Dodgers beat Phillies 8-0 to complete 3-game sweep LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill scattered three hits over seven innings, the Dodgers broke out with seven runs in the eighth inning, and Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep in a matchup of the Nat...
03:00, 06/03/2019

| India close in on Test and tour sweep of West Indies India moved closer to a Test series and tour sweep of the West Indies at stumps on the third day of the second and final Test at Sabina Park in Jamaica....
08:13, 09/02/2019

The Latest: Pelosi asked Trump to delay immigration sweep WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and immigration (all times local): 3:50 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump and asked him to call off planned raids to deport immigrants here illegally. The California D...
23:52, 06/22/2019

Ross Chastain leads Daytona sweep for Kaulig Racing Ross Chastain led a sweep for Kaulig Racing in the rain-delayed Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway       ...
14:27, 07/06/2019

Hiura hits 2 HRs, Brewers beat Pirates 8-3 to complete sweep Keston Hiura hit two home runs and drove in three runs, powering the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-3 win and three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
06:39, 08/08/2019

TFD performs swift water rescue as monsoon storms sweep in TUCSON — The Tucson Fire Department performed a swift water rescue Saturday as monsoon storms swept through southern Arizona. The call came in from a motorist near West King Avenue and South La Cholla Boulevard. According to authorities, a driv...
13:00, 07/14/2019

Donna Brazile: We cannot sweep the dust under the rug in regard to Mueller's findings Former Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile argued on Friday that the "integrity of our elections" in America is at stake if we try to move too quickly past the Mueller report and its findings....
21:39, 05/31/2019

Viviani completes Grand Tour clean sweep with Stage 4 win "Italy’s Elia Viviani put to bed his Giro d’Italia nightmare with a maiden win on the Tour de France, the Deceuninck-QuickStep rider powering to Stage 4 success in Nancy ahead of Alexander Kristoff and Caleb Ewan."...
00:00, 07/10/2019

Andrus gets 4 hits, Rangers beat Jays 7-3 to avoid sweep Kolby Allard pitched 5 2/3 innings to win for the first time with Texas, Elvis Andrus had four hits and two RBI and the Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.       ...
00:00, 08/15/2019

Carli Lloyd scores double as USA sweep Chile aside to advance to last 16 Carli Lloyd had been blunt leading up to the group stage match against Thailand: she thought she should be starting for the US in this Women’s World Cup, and Lloyd disagreed with coach Jill Ellis’s decision over several months to use her as a substit...
20:52, 06/16/2019

Mets’ magical run grinds to halt as Braves finish off sweep In a good news/bad news proposition for the Mets, they finish the season with three games against the Braves at Citi Field. By then, there is a strong chance the Braves won’t be playing for anything and resting key players for the postseason, so that...
01:13, 08/26/2019

India elections: Narendra Modi's BJP set to sweep back to power Indian officials have begun counting hundreds of millions of votes in the world's largest democratic exercise. After an election staggered over six weeks, final results are expected in the evening....
09:26, 05/23/2019

Tanak seals third straight win in Germany, Toyota sweep podium "Estonian Ott Tanak won his third consecutive Rally Germany on Sunday to extend his lead over Hyundai\u0027s Thierry Neuville in the world championship to 33 points."...
03:39, 08/26/2019

Kelly, Marte HR as Diamondbacks finish sweep, beat Jays 8-2 TORONTO (AP) — Carson Kelly and Ketel Marte homered during an eight-run burst in the third inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. Robbie Ray (5-3) struck out 10 in 6 2/3 innings to sn...
01:13, 06/10/2019

Yankees use bases-loaded walk to beat Orioles 6-5 for sweep BALTIMORE (AP) — Mychal Givens walked Aaron Hicks with the bases loaded to force in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Thursday to complete a four-game sweep. Clint Frazier and Luke Vo...
22:13, 05/23/2019

Ohtani, Bour lead Angels to 5-3 win, series sweep of Dodgers ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani and Justin Bour homered off Kenta Maeda in a five-run first inning, and the Los Angeles Angels hung on to sweep the two-game Freeway Series with a 5-3 victory over the majors-leading Dodgers on Tuesday night. Afte...
10:00, 06/12/2019

New York Yankees complete four-game sweep of reeling Boston Red Sox The Red Sox have lost eight straight games and are now 14.5 games behind the Bronx Bombers as the Yankees finished off a sweep of their four-game set.       ...
17:52, 08/05/2019

Mets’ playoff hopes fading further as Cubs finish off sweep The Mets spoke of belief, of hope, of perseverance, of resilience. A silent Citi Field spoke the truth. Counting on their ace in one of the year’s most crucial moments, 38,389 fans watched Jacob deGrom cruise through Thursday night’s start against th...
06:39, 08/30/2019

Dodgers beat Braves 9-4 to complete 3rd straight home sweep The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 9-4 for their 10th straight win at home behind homers by Enriqué Hernández, Max Muncy and Justin Turner        ...
08:52, 05/09/2019

Harper, Realmuto power Phillies past Rockies 7-5 for sweep PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and pinch-hitter J.T. Realmuto also went deep to help the Philadelphia Phillies complete a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 7-5 victory Sunday. Harper’s tiebrea...
23:13, 05/19/2019

Gómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweep NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Gómez lost his shoe during an early dash, then hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning that helped the New York Mets overcome a Nationals comeback that started after Washington manager Dave Martinez’s heated ...
21:39, 05/23/2019

| Aubameyang stars as Gunners sweep into Europa League final Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fired Arsenal into the Europa League final by scoring the hat-trick that ended Valencia's hopes of another dramatic comeback....
01:39, 05/10/2019

Leclerc completes practice clean sweep for Ferrari in Germany "Charles Leclerc completed a practice clean sweep for Ferrari on Saturday with a scorching lap in the final practice session ahead of qualifying for the Formula One German Grand Prix."...
16:39, 07/27/2019

LeMahieu, Urshela get hurt as Yanks beat Giants 11-5, sweep DJ LeMahieu and Gio Urshela became the latest Yankees to get hurt as New York completed a three-game sweep of the San Francisco Giants with an 11-5 win that included another long home run by Gary Sánchez        ...
02:00, 04/29/2019

Japan Post Bank admits improper sales to elderly clients, discovers 19,500 cases Japan Post Bank Co Ltd on Friday said it improperly sold investment trust products to elderly customers in about 19,500 cases, the latest instance of misconduct at the state-backed postal and financial group ahead of a planned share sale....
09:27, 09/13/2019

Sex offender arrested in 'unusually gory' murder of elderly man claims involvement in six more killings: cops A convicted sex offender who was arrested in New York City in connection with an “unusually gory” killing of an elderly Florida man told authorities he had been involved in at least six other murders....
16:13, 05/09/2019

Navy SEAL says Eddie Gallagher thought he was shooting ISIS fighter, not an elderly civilian A Navy SEAL in Iraq with Special Warfare Chief Eddie Gallagher cast doubt on the accusation that Gallagher murdered a civilian in 2017, testifying that the decorated combat veteran thought he was firing at an ISIS fighter....
05:26, 06/28/2019