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January 12, 2018 6:41 PM Make security strategy include climate again, lawmakers urge Trump

WASHINGTON, Jan 12 (Reuters) - A group of more than 100 bipartisan lawmakers in the U.S. House urged President Donald Trump on Friday to reconsider the omission of climate change from his administration's national security strategy, saying it is a step backward on science. In December, a new national security strategy document dropped former President 5

January 4, 2018 3:14 PM Beryl and Tony return from holiday to find a fallen tree has just missed their house

It has destroyed their garden and landed within 10ft of the house A giant tree has been brought down by storms narrowly missing houses in Ivybridge. Beryl and Tony Patrick returned home from a cruise around Europe to find that Storm Eleanor had taken its toll on the 100ft tree and subsequently their garden. It had fallen across gardens Trematon Drive 7

December 25, 2017 4:17 PM Thousands of homes plunged into darkness on Christmas night as blackout leaves more than 13,000 houses without power

Thousands of homes in northern New South Wales and south-east Queensland have spent Christmas in darkness due to power shortages. More than 13,000 homes were left without power across south-east Queensland on Christmas night, as severe storms battered the region. Damaging winds and rain hit several areas as 13,587 homes lost power in Brisbane City, the Gold Coast 6

December 21, 2017 2:58 AM Vic storms damage bill climbs past $100m

The damage bill from Tuesday's hail storms in Victoria has soared past $100 million, with more insurance claims expected in coming days. As of 11am on Thursday, the Insurance Council of Australia had received more than 25,000 claims totalling $105 million in insured losses, with the majority related to car and house hail damage. More claims stemming 2

December 5, 2017 8:27 AM Beware the Beast from the East! Temperatures could plummet as low as minus EIGHT on Thursday with 70mph storms and an Arctic blast set to dump at least two inches of snow

Temperatures could plummet as low as -8C this week with 70mph storms and an Arctic blast set to dump at least two inches of snow. Britons have been told to brace themselves for a plunge in temperatures as freezing gales, rain and hail showers batter the nation. While many people enjoyed a relatively mild weekend, with highs of 12.4C (54F) in South Wales 6 1

November 23, 2017 12:59 PM PSG star Neymar storms away from the media after Real Madrid questions: 'For f*** sake, have you got nothing else to talk about?'

Reports emerged earlier this month that Madrid President Florentino Perez had met with Neymar's father to discuss a move back to Spain. It is claimed that the forward has been left 'completely unmotivated' playing for the French outfit outside the Champions League with a number of Madrid stars coming out to encourage the player to switch to the Bernabeu 5

November 17, 2017 4:34 AM Rain just in time for the weekend: Sydney, Melbourne and the rest of the east coast to be drenched and lashed by wind from massive storm front

Rain is set to spoil the weekend for Sydneysiders and millions of other people as forecasters predict wet weather and windy conditions along the east coast. A ‘deep low pressure trough’ moving from Western Australia across the country will bring showers and storms with it, according to Weatherzone. A severe storm warning – including hail and wind – has been issued 2

November 8, 2017 5:33 PM MAPPED: EU plots MASSIVE expansion to become 37 country MEGABLOC after Brexit

EUROPEAN Union officials are plotting to continue their plan to take over the continent by creating a 37 state megabloc after Brexit – stretching across 3,000 miles of territory. Albania, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey could all become members under EU plans. And they could be joined by Bosnia and Herzegovina 23

October 31, 2017 10:00 PM Texas Gov. Abbott in Washington to pitch $60B recovery bill

WASHINGTON (AP) - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday lobbied the White House and top congressional leaders for a $61 billion Texas Gulf Coast rebuilding package. Topping the huge Hurricane Harvey recovery proposal is $37 billion for Army Corps of Engineers flood control and navigation projects and $15 billion for community development block grants 8

October 30, 2017 10:44 AM Plane aborts bumpy landing in Austria storm

The Polish-run Enter Air flight can be seen jolting around in the air and bumping the ground before taking off immediately after. Amateur footage captured the moment a passenger plane attempted to land in stormy weather at Austria’s Salzburg airport. The Polish-run Enter Air flight could be seen jolting around in the air and bumping the ground before 34