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July 12, 2018 8:37 AM DUST STORM of the APOCALYPSE: Towering WALL of dust smothers Phoenix in monster monsoon

A TOWERING apocalyptic wall of dust has been captured barrelling though the Arizona desert after the US state was slammed by a monster monsoon. They are common during Arizona’s monsoon season, which runs from mid-June to the end of September. Ken Waters, National Weather Service meteorologist, said: “The dust gets lofted and basically just forms a big cloud 7

July 2, 2018 10:33 AM New Zealander completes first solo kayak across Tasman Sea

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A New Zealand man has become the first person to kayak solo across the Tasman Sea. Scott Donaldson looked weary and a little bedraggled when he raised his arms in jubilation Monday night. He was helped up a beach by supporters after arriving at the New Zealand town of New Plymouth, two months after leaving from Coffs Harbour 8

July 1, 2018 5:44 PM Downpours hit southern England after first thunderstorm warning issued

Heavy downpours have hit parts of southern England after the Met Office issued its first weather warning for thunderstorms. Plymouth saw 10mm of rain in an hour during the yellow thunderstorm warning which ran from 6am to 10pm on Sunday. The Met Office – which said it is the first such advisory since the service was introduced – has also extended the regions 5

May 28, 2018 8:36 AM Binky Felstead’s home ‘ruined’ in ‘nightmare’ Bank Holiday flash floods

Binky Felstead has revealed she returned home from a holiday to the Isle of Wight to a ‘ruined’ nursery – after flash floods hit her London home. Britain was battered by thunder storms over the weekend, leaving many homes – including reality TV star Binky Felstead’s – devastated by flooding. Binky, 27, showed the extent of the damage on Instagram, telling 29

May 3, 2018 4:49 PM Train derailment that injured 2 may have been due to weather

NAPPANEE, Indiana (AP) - A freight train that derailed in northern Indiana, injuring two crew members and leaving a trail of damage, occurred after a wave of severe thunderstorms had swept the area, CSX said Thursday. About 30 loaded cars and two locomotives derailed late Wednesday on the Chicago-bound train, WSBT-TV in South Bend reported . Police said damage 5

May 3, 2018 4:04 PM The Latest: CSX: Severe weather eyed in train derailment

CSX says severe weather may have played a role in a freight train derailment in northern Indiana that injured two crew members. The company says in a statement that while the derailment's cause remains under investigation, "it appears that severe weather may have been a factor" in the derailment late Wednesday near Nappanee (NA'-puh-nee), about 25 miles 5

April 17, 2018 5:35 PM Nasa shares a mesmerising image of the Aurora Borealis at sunrise from the International Space Station

An astronaut living on the International Space Station (ISS) has posted a mesmerising image of auroras around Earth. The beautiful image shows the eerie green hues of the aurora as the sun rises over the southern hemisphere of our planet. After some minor photo-enhancement from the space agency, the image - which was initially posted on Instagram - was re-posted 36

April 6, 2018 2:02 PM The golden age of space exploration: Stunning archive of 1,500 Nasa images of the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo missions will go up for auction for $12,000

An incredible collection of 1,500 photos from the US' remarkable space programme is going up for auction. The collection shows people exploring space for the first time and features numerous 'firsts', including the first time someone walked on the moon, the first space walk and the first man to orbit the Earth. Cataloguing 11 years of manned missions 86

March 3, 2018 1:38 PM 'You f***ed it up': Elton John storms off of stage in Las Vegas

He did however return and play The Circle of Life. A member of the crowd at an Elton John concert in Las Vegas has managed to annoy the British musician so much that he stormed off stage mid-performance. John was half through his hit song Saturday Night's Alright on Thursday (1 March) night when an over-eager fan would not stop trying to touch him. John had invited 25

February 22, 2018 2:36 PM Pair cycle the length of New Zealand for charity

Baldersby farmer Chris Brown and Chris I’Anson, managing director of Masham-based farm feeds company I’Anson Bros spent 19 days pedalling from Cape Reinga to Bluff to support mental health organisation Claro Enterprises and Parkinson’s UK. The pair were supported by a campervan and Mr Brown said: “Reaching Bluff on the final day and celebrating with fish and chips 21