Officials are warning of an outbreak of scarlet fever among children in Hong Kong.
There have been more than 400 cases of the disease this year, including the death of a six-year-old last month.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Yesterday evening, 43 tornadoes and funnel clouds were spotted across five states, with the worst damage in West Central Nebraska.So far, only minor injuries have been reported.Terry Dickes' home was one of several damaged in the storms."It was very scary. It didn't last long but I don't ever want to re-do it," said Dickes.
In Omaha, frightened fans scrambled out of a college World Series baseball Game, as dark clouds and heavy rain surrounded the stadium.A massive wedge tornado also touched down just outside of Omaha and over a dozen cars were derailed in the dark twister.Midwesterners will have to be on guard again today. A large part of the country will see severe weather, with tornadoes possible from Dallas to Minneapolis.
- CNN: Flood risk prompts evacuations in Minot, North Dakota - Authorities have ordered the evacuation of some 12,000 people from the city of Minot, North Dakota, and surrounding areas because of expected record flooding, officials said Tuesday.
More than 2 million people have been displaced or otherwise affected by flooding in China's eastern province of Zhejiang, the official Xinhua News Agency reported Sunday.
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Lava erupts from Chile’s Puyehue volcano /Ash from this volcano has traveled around the world and disrupted air traffic as far away as New Zealand and Australia.
Where does it end with this Extreme Extreme Climate all over the world? Or is this just the beginning of the end?