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April 1, 2020: As rivers and wildflower meadows in the UK struggle to recover from repeated flooding, the ecosystems they support are collapsingFor 900 years, Lugg and Hampton wildflower meadows in Herefordshire have bloomed into a wash of colour in spring. These fertile meadows were highly prized, and the Norman lords who owned t...
March 19, 2020: Two public health crises, the coronavirus pandemic and homelessness, may collide soon, leaving all of California at risk
March 16, 2020: Exclusive: conservation groups say weather extremes putting strain on resources and taking toll on wildlifeLast year was one of the worst in recent times for both flooding and drought in England, a study has found.There were more than 5,600 flood warnings in England in 2019, more than in any of the last 15 years exc...
March 13, 2020: Data seen by the Guardian shows ‘extreme rainfall events’ have soared over past 30 years About 150 people have been killed or are missing following record-breaking heavy rains, landslides and flooding in three Brazilian states this year.Scientists say global heating is contributing to more “extreme rainfall”...
March 13, 2020: Saudi Arabia is flooding markets with oil at prices as low as 5 per barrel, specifically targeting big refiners of Russian oil in Europe and Asia, in an escalation of its fight with Moscow for market share, five trading sources said on Friday.
March 13, 2020: Saudi Arabia is flooding markets with oil at prices as low as 5 per barrel, specifically targeting big refiners of Russian oil in Europe and Asia, in an escalation of its fight with Moscow for market share, five trading sources said on Friday.
March 10, 2020: However, some in Los Angeles seem happy about the forthcoming rainfall.
March 8, 2020: The £5.2 billion over five years will mean 2,000 new flood defences in England, the Treasury says.
March 8, 2020: Those made homeless have been told it could be up to nine months before they can returnThree weeks after the Rhondda Fach river overflowed and water coursed into 14 homes around the Avon Terrace Bridge in the village of Ynyshir, the cleanup remains in its early stages.Thick black mud still coats some floors, and hea...
March 4, 2020: Club’s pre-season tour threatened by coronavirus‘It’s a hold-our-breath and fingers crossed job’Worcestershire could be forgiven for feeling down on their luck at present, with their ground still submerged following its fifth flood of the winter and their upcoming pre-season tour in the balance due to the co...
March 4, 2020: The shows ended with a clash of the centuries at Louis Vuitton, heroics at Alexander McQueen and — hot pants at Chanel?
March 2, 2020: Several storm systems are moving across the country from California to the Gulf Coast with heavy snow in western mountains and flooding rain in the South.
March 1, 2020: Waters lap perilously close to audience as grand capes and latex trench coats are modelledHow to make the fashion industry engage with the climate crisis? Flood the venue, and submerge the front row underwater.Arriving at the Balenciaga show in Paris on Sunday morning, the audience found themselves entering at the p...
February 28, 2020: A massive water main break flooded parts of Houston and caused major highways to be shutdown. City officials are advising residents to boil their water. Janet Shamlian reports.
February 28, 2020: On a visit to flood-hit Shropshire, George Eustice says decisions have been made in
February 28, 2020: Residents in east Houston were being asked to conserve water Thursday after a massive water main break in the area of East Loop 610 around noontime flooded roadways and continued releasing water into the evening.
February 28, 2020: South-west and north-west of England, Wales and Northern Ireland are likely to be worst hitHeavy downpours are expected to cause more flooding to homes and businesses over the weekend, as the latest storm to hit the UK takes hold.Yellow weather warnings are in place for Storm Jorge on Friday, with the south-west and...
February 26, 2020: Labour leader says PM has been ‘sulking in mansion’ as Johnson says government worked ‘flat out’Jeremy Corbyn has castigated Boris Johnson for not having visited any communities affected by floods, accusing him in parliament of being “a part-time prime minister”.During an often noisy prime minister’s q...
February 25, 2020: Floods that have crippled much of Indonesia's capital worsened Tuesday, inundating thousands of homes and buildings, including the presidential palace, and paralyzing transport networks, officials and witnesses said.
February 23, 2020: One worker at Hampton House had been turning up in a kayak, its manager said.
February 22, 2020: The city has fared badly in the recent storms, with long-suffering businesses taking another hitAt Plonkers wine bar in York city centre, brass plaques on the bare brick walls show how high the floodwaters have risen over the years.The highest was 17ft 8in in 2000 – “Here it comes”, the plaque reads. The lowes...
February 21, 2020: Southeastern states have been hammered by heavy rain and floods this week.
February 21, 2020: In homes metres away from the river, residents say they are constantly on alertKelly Ramsden hardly sleeps a wink when heavy rain is forecast. Last Saturday, when the army was deployed to Yorkshire’s Calder Valley to build flood defences in preparation for Storm Dennis, the 39-year-old was up half the night fretti...
February 20, 2020: A storm system moving through the southern half of the United States over the next 36 hours will bring a threat for flooding and snow to North Carolina and Virginia.
February 18, 2020: The South is dealing with historic flooding. The forecast calls for more rain in parts of Mississippi, where a state of emergency has been declared. Omar Villafranca reports.