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  1. There were 37 blazes raging across Sweden on Wednesday

    Sweden struggles to contain ferocious wildfires

    Dozens of forest wildfires raged across Sweden Wednesday, prompting Stockholm to ask for emergency EU help to fight the blazes that broke out ...
  2. File Photo Hot Weather

    Dry, warm weather to continue for rest of July: Met Service

  3. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows local residents seen on the roof of submerged house at a flooded a

    In Japan's flood-ravaged Mabi, delays and lack of awareness magnified death toll

    When Isao Akutagawa moved to the sleepy riverside town of Mabi in western Japan 45 years ago, it seemed like the perfect suburb to raise his children.
  4. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. flag flies over a debris field of former houses following Hurricane Irma in Isla

    Scientists peer into heart of hurricanes to improve intensity forecast

    Despite advances in predicting where hurricanes are heading, forecasters are still struggling to determine a crucial factor in deciding emergency ...
  5. Streams of water were still flowing like shallow rivers in some areas in Kurashiki, Okayama

    Japan hit by worst weather disaster in decades: Why did so many die?

  6. Despite various measures intended to prevent deaths, including dams to control flood waters, Japan

    Why have record Japan rains been so deadly?

    Japan is famously prone to natural disasters including earthquakes and tsunamis, and is generally considered well-prepared to cope. So why has ...
  7. Santa Barbara County firefighters battle flames at a home at the site of a wildfire in Goleta

    Heat relief on the way for California firefighters

    Cooler temperatures will bring some relief to firefighters battling California wildfires, but not until later in the week, the National Weather ...
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    Australia sees 50 percent chance of El Nino developing this year