Daily Archives: August 19, 2011

Violent cloudburst storm kills 5 in Belgium

August 19, 2011 – HASSELT, Belgium — A violent storm that lashed an outdoor rock music festival in northern Belgium killed five people, Hasselt mayor Hilde Claes said Friday. Ten more were seriously injured with three in critical condition, police … Continue reading

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Phoenix engulfed by 3rd giant dust storm in less than two months

August 19, 2011 – PHOENIX — A giant wall of dust rolled through the Phoenix area on Thursday for the third time since early July — turning the sky brown, creating dangerous driving conditions and delaying some airline flights. The … Continue reading

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More than a month’s rain falls on parts of UK in just six hours

August 19, 2011 – LONDON — Flash floods caused chaos yesterday as a fortnight’s rain fell in just half an hour in some areas. Surges of waist-high water in Dorset forced shopkeepers to flee submerged stores and motorists to abandon … Continue reading

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