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07/23/2014 09:50 AM
Plane crashes in bad weather in Taiwan, killing 51
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.
07/23/2014 09:20 AM
WEATHER: Should you expect a 'chilly' August?

07/23/2014 08:34 AM
Weather: Sunny, Steamy, Stormy

07/23/2014 05:45 AM
Obama Take Heed: Aussies Repeal ‘Economy Killer’ Carbon Tax
Those very outcomes were by anticipated by U.S. legislators from both sides of the aisle when they refused to endorse President Obama’s early push for a cap-and-trade program.. A fall-out he now risks in implementing new carbon regulations proposed by the EPA earlier this year. By demanding that power plants chop carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030 (compared to 2005 levels), the Obama administration is all but eliminating coal from our energy diet, a move estimated to cost the economy $51 billion and 224,000 jobs every year through 2030. The leader of Australia’s Greens party claimed it was the “first country in the world to reverse action on climate change,” but that is not true. It is the first time a government has rolled back a functioning carbon tax system, but numerous countries have concluded that the price of going green is just too high, especially in the aftermath of the financial crisis.
07/23/2014 03:39 AM
[$$] Syngenta Profit Hurt by Bad Weather
Syngenta reported a fall in first-half profit as bad weather in its important North American market weighed on the Swiss chemical company's overall performance.
07/23/2014 02:47 AM
Cold front ends brief humid invasion

Cold front ends brief humid invasionThe tropical air mass in place over the Philadelphia and New York City metropolitan areas will not have much staying power as a strong cold front will drive through the northern Mid Atlantic by tomorrow morning with showers and thunderstorms.



07/22/2014 09:05 PM
Obama attributes wildfires to climate change

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, left, greets President Barack Obama as he arrives in Seattle Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the start of a three-day West Coast trip that is planned to include at least five fundraising events in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles. (AP Photo)SEATTLE (AP) — President Barack Obama says a wildfire that has burned nearly 400 square miles in the north-central part of Washington state, along with blazes in other Western areas, can be attributed to climate change.



07/22/2014 08:45 PM
Weather: A Short-Lived Warm-up

07/22/2014 04:33 PM
At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

In this 1930s photo provided by the Hendrickson family, Richard Hendrickson leans into the wind as a storm hits a Long Island, N.Y. beach. Hendrickson, who started recording temperatures when Herbert Hoover was in the White House, is being honored as the longest serving volunteer weather data collector for the National Weather Service for his 84 years of collecting information from his farm on eastern Long Island. (AP Photo/Hendrickson Family)It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White House in 1930.




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