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Giants spider webs cover beach in Greek town of Aitoliko

The phenomenon is rare, although the webs have appeared before in other parts of the country. Though those with phobias may find the sudden pres...

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First private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

SpaceX revealed the first passenger its signed up to fly to the moon on Monday for one very expensive art project. "I choose to go to the moon...

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'Calm before storm,' Trump warns SC after Florence deluge

In South Carolina , farmers face damage to cotton , peanut and hemp crops, the state said . Augustin Dieudomme looks toward the flooded...

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Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

Lisa Shackleford hugs her pet dogs Izzy and Bella as she wades through flood waters to safety while the Northeast Cape Fear River breaks its ban...

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Michael Jordan donates $2 million for Florence relief and recovery aid

Officials in the Carolinas are anxious about what deaths are still to come amid the swelling rivers and flooding from Florence's crawl across bo...

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'Dangerous' moon mission eases Musk's woes

After people responded with questions, Musk weighed in and confirmed that the render of the Big Falcon Rocket , which is still in development...

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Millions prepare for potentially catastrophic Hurricane Florence

Life-threatening storm surges - as high as 10 feet or more - also are likely along portions of the coast, in addition to high surf and "dea...

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Hurricane Florence volunteer rescues six dogs abandoned in LOCKED cage

Typhoon Mangkhut formed farther south in the western Pacific where water is warmer, which gave the typhoon the "perfect environment to intensif...

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Two from county assist in Florence relief

As Hurricane Florence makes landfall on the east coast, area volunteers are ready to step in from Muskingum County and beyond. To make a do...

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Carolinas flood after Florence

Officials have reported flooding caused by Tropical Storm Florence in Union County, located between Charlotte and Anson County. The perils s...

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Carolinas flood after Florence

Officials have reported flooding caused by Tropical Storm Florence in Union County, located between Charlotte and Anson County. The perils s...

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More days of flooding ahead for Carolinas, surrounding states

North Carolina observed four-metre floodwaters on Sunday, with reports it was steadily rising . Catastrophic floods raised the threat of dam ...

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Hurricane Florence death toll climbs as flooding spreads

North Carolina's elections officials are assessing the possible effects of Hurricane Florence on county boards and the 2018 vote. "People need...

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Elon Musk unveils first tourist for SpaceX 'Moon loop'

The Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) has not yet been built. He revealed he purchased all available seats for the BFR lunar mission and plans to invi...

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SpaceX will take a Japanese billionaire on a trip around the Moon

The 42-year-old entrepreneur appeared at an event Monday evening at the space launch company's headquarters of the space launch company near Los...

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Hurricane Florence downgraded to a tropical storm with flash floods predicted

The expected high is 89 degrees. But authorities warned it will still be an extremely unsafe hurricane . "America is proud of you", Trump tw...

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Final Delta 2 launches ICESat-2

Cloaked in pre-dawn darkness, the US$1 billion, half-tonne ICESat-2 launched aboard a Delta II rocket from Vandenberg Air Force base in Califo...

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Before-and-after photos show the catastrophic flooding in the Carolinas

The sun appeared in some areas for the first time in days, allowing some people to return home to assess damage and to reckon with the problems ...

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As Florence weakens, live surf cam videos show impact on Carolinas

Roy Cooper said . The rest of South and North Carolina as well as southwest Virginia may see up to 24 inches of rain. Beside inundating the co...

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Retired Marine Rescues North Carolina Storm Victims in Military Vehicle

But one meteorologist said, "This is still a catastrophic, life-threatening storm ". "Those rivers are going to start to crest later today and ...

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Typhoon lashes south China after killing 49 in the Philippines

A super typhoon is wreaking havoc in China's most populous province of Guangdong, with winds of more than 160 kilometers an hour.... Parts of ...

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At least 4 dead as Florence hits Carolina coast

Rescued: More than 400 people needed help in high waters in New Bern and Jacksonville, North Carolina . About 1.7 million people in North ...

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California is launching its 'own damn satellite' to track climate pollutants

President Trump was a popular target Friday at California Gov. "It borders not only on insanity, but criminality", Brown said . Summit spokes...

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Duke Energy shuts down nuclear plants in path of Florence

Duke Energy spokeswoman Karen Williams said in an interview that, as of midafternoon Wednesday, all 11 of the company's power reactors in North...

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Florence expected to bring 'catastrophic' flooding to Carolinas

The wind howled, blowing sheets of rain sideways. Ashley Warren and boyfriend Chris Smith managed to paddle away from their home in a boat wit...

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Hurricane Florence downgraded to Category 1; still a risky storm

But that, combined with the storm's slowing forward movement and heavy rains, had Governor Roy Cooper warning of an impending disaster. Sinc...

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Hurricane Florence death toll: How many people have been killed?

According to Weather.com , more than 635,000 homes and residences have lost power and more than 12,000 people are already in 126 evacuation she...

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Hundreds rescued in North Carolina city as waters rose

The giant, 400-mile-wide hurricane unloaded heavy rain, flattened trees, chewed up roads and knocked out power to more than 600,000 homes and ...

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Hurricane Florence batters North Carolina with wind, rain

Wilmington police tweeted that the father was transported to the hospital with unspecified injuries. At 5 p.m., Florence was centered about ...

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National Hurricane Center Updates Current Status of Tropical Storm Florence

A man attached to a respiratory machine sits in a shelter run by Red Cross before Hurricane Florence comes ashore in Grantsboro, N.C., September...

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