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Trump poised to roll back climate protections

US President Donald Trump is poised to roll back a slew of environmental protections enacted by Barack Obama, in a move designed to untether the fossil fuel industry but which calls America's commitment to global climate accords into question.

Equinox, walang epekto sa temperatura: PAGASA

Pinabulaanan ng state weather bureau PAGASA ngayong Martes ang mga kumakalat na text message ukol sa umano'y posibleng pagtaas ng temperatura sa bansa dahil sa vernal equinox, o pagiging pantay ng haba ng gabi at umaga.

Elderly couple die after getting hit by lightning in Maguindanao

An elderly couple died after they were hit by lightning in the village of Nalinan in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on Sunday afternoon.

Australia braces for 'very destructive' cyclone

Australians are bracing for the worst cyclone in the country's northeast in several years, with residents evacuated and schools closed amid forecasts of destructive winds and rain.

LPA, magdadala ng malakas na ulan sa VisMin

Magdadala ng katamtaman hanggang minsa'y malakas na pag-ulan ang isang low pressure area sa Hilagang Mindanao at Eastern Visayas simula Lunes ng umaga, ayon sa state weather bureau PAGASA. 

 

LPA namataan sa Mindanao

Kasalukuyang may binabantayang low pressure area ang PAGASA. Kahit nasa labas ito ng Philippine area of responsibility ay abot umano ang extension o trough nito sa Mindanao.

Flash floods hit Peru, stranding thousands

LIMA, Peru - Torrential rains triggered flash floods in the Peruvian capital Lima, stranding thousands of people Friday and forcing rescuers to find ways to evacuate them across roads turned to raging rivers.

Winter storm paralyzes eastern Canada, six dead

A blizzard moving north from the United States caused car pileups and school closures, and left six dead as heavy snow and powerful winds paralyzed eastern Canada on Wednesday.

Flight cancellations persist as storm weakens in U.S. Northeast

A late-season snowstorm that swept the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States began to weaken on Wednesday after killing six people and closing schools, but airline cancellations persisted.

From floating homes to fish ponds, $10M award backs solutions to floods

BANGKOK - From building floating houses and flood-resilient roads to protecting coasts by restoring fish ponds, 12 projects aimed at tackling water-related problems in some of the world's most vulnerable communities will share a $10 million pot to make their ideas a reality.