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U.S. Midwestern flooding death roll rises as cleanup begins

Jan 3, 2016 – CBC News The Mississippi River and many of its tributaries continued their retreat Sunday from historic…+

Methane leak in California a ‘major catastrophe’

Dec 31, 2015 – CBC News About 42 kilometres from Los Angeles a plume of methane is shooting into the sky. The…+

Freak storm pushes North Pole 50F above normal to melting point

Dec 30, 2015 – Washington Post A powerful winter cyclone — the same storm that lead to two tornado outbreaks…+

UK floods: ‘Complete rethink needed’ on flood defences

Dec 28, 2015 – BBC News A “complete rethink” of the UK’s flood defences is required following widespread flooding across…+

Devastating storm system leaves 43 dead across central and southern US

Dec 28, 2015 – The Guardian Extreme weather in the southern and eastern US, which included deadly tornadoes in Texas,…+

Floods of biblical proportions leave cities, towns and villages under water

Dec 26, 2015 – The Guardian From Greater Manchester in the north-west to parts of North Yorkshire some 50 miles…+

The warmest Christmas Eve the East Coast has ever seen is shattering records

Dec 24, 2015 – Mashable The world’s hottest year is ending in the most fitting manner possible: with one of…+

Paris climate pact sinks coal stocks, lifts renewable energy

Dec 14, 2015 – Reuters A landmark deal to curb global warming dented shares of fossil fuel companies and lifted…+

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