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Catastrophic Flooding Kills Nearly Two Dozen in West Virginia

By Kevin Byrne – AccuWeather

Nearly two dozen people died in West Virginia as a result of extreme flooding that inundated portions of the state on Thursday and Friday. 105 more words

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Pros and Cons of Cotton Production in Uzbekistan

“This case study considers the pros and cons of cotton production in Uzbekistan. Since the country’s independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, revenues from cotton taxation have contributed substantially to developing the industrial sector, boosting the current account, achieving energy and food-grain self-sufficiency, and buffering domestic shocks in food and energy prices. 248 more words

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4 Hikers Die in Arizona as Record-Breaking Heat Scorches Southwestern US

By Jordan Root – AccuWeather

Heat will continue to plague the southwestern United States early this week after a brutal weekend that led to at least four deaths. 95 more words

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Late-Week Thunderstorms Sweeping Germany May Threaten Kiel Week Races, Fireworks

By Courtney Spamer – AccuWeather

Drenching storms will sweep across Germany this week, but not before oppressive heat builds into central and eastern parts of the country. 52 more words

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Strong Storms May Disrupt Travel from Indiana and Ohio to Virginia

By Alex Sosnowski AccuWeather

The risk of severe weather will rebound over parts of the Midwest, Appalachians and Piedmont before the week ends.

“Very spotty severe weather can occur from part of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan to northern Tennessee into Wednesday night,” AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Kristina Pydynowski said. 58 more words

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Florida on alert for possible Tropical Storm Colin, flooding downpours

By Alex SosnowskiAccuWeather

As Bonnie continues to shift away from the Eastern Seaboard, there are signs of possible tropical development in the Caribbean. 107 more words

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Satellite Images: Visualizing the Highs and Lows of Lake Mead

Acquired May 15, 1984 download large image (14 MB, JPEG, 4391×3348)

¬†Acquired May 23, 2016 download large image (11 MB, JPEG, 4391×3348)

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