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Taiwan's 3-day holiday to see soggy start

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first day of Taiwan's three-day holiday will likely see wet weather, but conditions should begin to clear midway and the last day will likely see sunny skies. T...

Typhoon nears Japan, heavy weekend rain expected in Tokyo

TOKYO (AP) — A typhoon approaching Japan could bring heavy rains to the Tokyo region over the weekend, weather officials said Thursday, urging residents to take precautions early. T...

Hurricane Douglas may bring strong winds, rain to Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — Hurricane Douglas gathered strength as it barreled west toward the Hawaiian Islands on a track to potentially bring strong winds and flash flooding to the island chain over the weekend...

Wicked weekend weather threatens several southern states

A storm system expected to strike a handful of southern states this weekend is looking more and more menacing. The national Storm Prediction Center says more than 18 million people i...

Mudslides strand hundreds of tourists in New Zealand town

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Nearly 1,000 tourists are stranded in the small New Zealand town of Franz Josef after stormy weekend weather triggered landslides and flooding along the town's main high...

The Latest: Death confirmed as tornado hits Mississippi city

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on severe weekend weather in the South (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Officials in eastern Mississippi say at least one person has d...

Taiwan to see 3 days of warm weather before cold air arrives on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan will see warm weather and sunny skies for the next three days until Sunday, when cold, wet air will be brought in by northeastern winds. Weather Risk forecaster Lai ...

McIlroy reins it in at British Open, stays in mix with 69

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Rory McIlroy has the word "NASTY" written on the soles of his golf shoes and he's talking about "going out swinging" in a bid to end his four-year major drought. ...

Fan support has dwindled at Toronto IndyCar race

TORONTO (AP) — It has been nearly 10 years since Paul Godfrey brokered a deal to secure $2 million in provincial and municipal subsidies to help bring Toronto's IndyCar race back from the dead. ...

Illegal fires ignite massive Colorado blazes, spur arrests

DENVER (AP) — An illegal campfire likely ignited another destructive blaze in Colorado, an outcome authorities were trying to avoid across the hot, dry U.S. West by enforcing strict fire rules and clo...

Kepler hits 2nd HR, connects in 9th, Twins beat Astros 9-8

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler hit his second home run of the game, connecting for a solo drive with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins bounced back from a late collapse ...

Torrential rain for Yilan expected through Sunday morning

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- The Central Weather Bureau issued an extremely heavy to torrential rain advisory for Yilan County from late Friday through Sunday morning due to impact from this year's 16th...

Tropical storm Pakhar could impact weekend weather

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A tropical depression hovering east of the Philippines’ main island of Luzon is likely to turn into a tropical storm which is likely to influence the weather this we...

Missing earring halts Philadelphia TV weather forecast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia meteorologist has a TV news anchor to thank for finding an earring that fell off during her live forecast. In a video posted on Cecily Tynan's soci...

Warm weather to arrive on weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The cold and wet weather seen over the past few days will subside as the cold air mass that brought it weakens, giving way to warmer conditions this weekend, according to the Ce...