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Typhoon damages buildings, floods roads on Korean peninsula

A typhoon has barreled through the Korean Peninsula, damaging buildings, flooding roads and destroying utility piles before weakening in a tropical storm Due to KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press 27 August 2020, 08:55 • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article SEOUL, South Korea – A typhoon swept …

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Hurricane Laura strikes in southwest Louisiana near Texas

Hurricane Laura made landfall in southwestern Louisiana as a fierce Category 4 monster with 150 mph winds early Thursday, sweeping a low-lying coastline with ocean water that forecasters said could be 20 feet deep and unbearable. The National Hurricane Center said the storm, which intensified rapidly Wednesday before plowing ashore, …

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Two day total of 42 Covid cases for Effingham County

Published on August 23, 2020 4:09 PM Last updated on 23 August 2020 17.39 hrs Written by Matt Robinson In the past two days, the Effingham County Health Department has been notified of 42 new positive cases of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). The hospital’s inpatient department is still investigating whether these …

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