Showing posts with label United States. Show all posts
Showing posts with label United States. Show all posts

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Temperatures soar as heat wave hits western US and Canada | Al Jazeera

heat wave hits western US and Canada

Authorities in the western United States and Canada are warning residents to take precautions as a historic heat wave hit the region on Saturday, sending temperatures soaring and pushing local officials to open emergency cooling centres.

Sunday, June 20, 2021

Life-Threatening Flash Flooding Rises in Claudette's Path - Tasnim News Agency

Tropical Depression Claudette


 (Tasnim) – Forecasters warned of life-threatening flash flooding in parts of the US’s Deep South, particularly across central Alabama, as Tropical Depression Claudette traveled over coastal states early Sunday.

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Biden invites world leaders to virtual climate summit: White House - China.org.cn

Biden invites world leaders to virtual climate summit

U.S. President Joe Biden invited 40 world leaders to attend a virtual summit on climate change on April 22 and 23, the White House said in a statement on Friday.

Friday, March 26, 2021

Five killed as tornadoes sweep Alabama - BBC News

At least five people have been killed in Alabama, as tornadoes continue to batter the southern US state.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Severe Tornado Outbreak Threatens at Least 4 US States, National Weather Service Warns - Sputnik International

Tornado Outbreak Threatens at Least 4 US States

(Sputnik) - A significant tornado outbreak threatens four US states in the next two days, the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center said in a notice on Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Texas weather: Deadly winter storm sweeps Texas and US southern states - BBC News | EL KAOS UT

 

A winter storm in the US has brought deadly freezing winds, ice and snow to many regions that rarely see such frigid conditions.

Monday, February 01, 2021

Major winter storm to hit US East Coast with heavy snow, strong winds - france24

 A powerful winter storm is expected to dump deep snow on parts of the northeastern United States that are home to major cities like New York, after blanketing the nation's capital on Sunday.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Hurricane Teddy heads for Atlantic Canada

 

Hurricane Teddy

After passing Bermuda a day prior, powerful Hurricane Teddy was heading for Atlantic Canada on Tuesday, producing potentially life-threatening surf and rip current conditions along the way, forecasters said.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Saturday, September 12, 2020

US wildfires leave dozens missing in Oregon, state governor says

Dozens of people are missing in Oregon alone, state Governor Kate Brown has said, as deadly wildfires continue to sweep through US West Coast states. Fires have been raging in California, Oregon and Washington for three weeks. Fanned by winds amid record heat, the blazes have burnt millions of acres, destroyed thousands of homes, and killed at least 25 people. California's Governor Gavin Newsom said the fires show the debate around climate change is "over". "Just come to the state of California. Observe it with your own eyes," he told reporters from a charred mountainside.
Dozens of people are missing in Oregon alone, state Governor Kate Brown has said, as deadly wildfires continue to sweep through US West Coast states.

Friday, September 11, 2020

Half a million people evacuated as US wildfires rage

Half a million people evacuated as US wildfires rage
Half a million people have been evacuated from their homes in Oregon as unprecedented wildfires rage along the US west coast.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

17 dead after tourist boat sinks in US

tourist boat sinks in US
An amphibious tourist boat carrying 31 people sank in a lake in the US state of Missouri Thursday night, killing 17 people, including children, as severe thunderstorms struck the area, officials said.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

US trade war could cost global economy $430 billion, IMF warns

US trade war could cost global economy $430 billion
The risk of current trade tensions escalating further is the greatest near-term threat to global growth, said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook report.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Trash wars: US drowning in its own waste, blaming China for rejecting ‘recycled commodities’

US drowning in its own waste, blaming China for rejecting ‘recycled commodities’
Hundreds of tons of waste that Americans believed they were recycling is now piling up in processing plants or being dumped into landfills, as China’s decision to stop buying garbage for environmental reasons begins to bite.

Friday, July 06, 2018

China Imposes Retaliatory Duties on 800 Goods from US

China Imposes Retaliatory Duties
The Chinese authorities have imposed 25% duties on imports from the United States worth about $34 bln a year, according to a statement by the Main Customs Administration of the People's Republic of China.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

EU Mulling Reciprocal Measures Against US Car Import Tariffs

EU Mulling Reciprocal Measures Against US Car Import Tariffs
The imposition of US tariffs on European Union vehicles and car parts could effect $300 billion in trade, and impact nearly all of the EU's member states, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing the European Commission report obtained by the news agency.

Saturday, June 02, 2018

Canada Files WTO, NAFTA Litigation to Counter US 'Illegal' Tariffs

Canada Files WTO, NAFTA Litigation to Counter US 'Illegal' Tariffs
Ottawa filed a pair of complaints to the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) panel to address the US tariffs on Canadian metals, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement.

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