Canberra mother gives birth in sub-zero weather in hospital car park | ABC News

For one Canberra family, 2020 just became a lot more memorable. Mother of two, Sam Noorhuis, managed to deliver her newest baby in pretty chilly conditions in a Canberra car park. But the story didn’t end there. For more good news stories: https://ab.co/2PH2L9F For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more … Read more Canberra mother gives birth in sub-zero weather in hospital car park | ABC News

Volunteers Struggle to Contain An Oil Spill Threatening Mauritius White Sand Beaches

A grounded bulk carrier that has leaked oil into the Indian Ocean and blackened the coast of Mauritius is cracking more and risks breaking apart entirely, Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth said. “Based on reports from the salvage master and his expert team, there are several cracks which continued to develop. These cracks unfortunately … Read more Volunteers Struggle to Contain An Oil Spill Threatening Mauritius White Sand Beaches

Favorable weather leads to bumper U.S. corn crop

Corn prices are hovering near 10-year lows partially due to demand loss from Covid-19 and expectations of a record harvest. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email … Read more Favorable weather leads to bumper U.S. corn crop

Oil Spill: Leaking Carrier Risks Breakup Near Mauritius as Weather Worsens

Thousands of students, environmental activists and residents of Mauritius were working around the clock Sunday, trying to reduce the damage to the Indian Ocean island from an oil spill after a ship ran aground on a coral reef. The grounded bulk carrier that blackened the coast of Mauritius is cracking more and risks breaking apart … Read more Oil Spill: Leaking Carrier Risks Breakup Near Mauritius as Weather Worsens

North Carolina Hit By Most Powerful Earthquake in 100 Years

The most powerful earthquake to hit North Carolina in more than 100 years shook much of the state early Sunday, rattling homes, businesses and residents. The National Weather Service in Greenville said the 5.1-magnitude temblor struck at 8:07 a.m., following a much smaller quake several hours earlier. There were no reports of serious injuries, but … Read more North Carolina Hit By Most Powerful Earthquake in 100 Years

Severe weather warning issued for Sydney as South Coast towns evacuated | ABC News

A severe weather warning for wild surf, damaging winds and heavy rainfall has been issued from Sydney to the South Coast, and residents of Moruya CBD and Sussex Inlet are evacuating due to flooding. The NSW State Emergency Service issued the urgent evacuation order to residents of Sussex Inlet at 3:30pm and Moruya’s CBD at … Read more Severe weather warning issued for Sydney as South Coast towns evacuated | ABC News

Southend beach packed with sun-seekers as heatwave continues

Thousands flocked to Southend beach over the weekend to enjoy the hot weather in the south of England. On Friday, the UK saw its hottest August day in 17 years with a high of 36.4C. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing … Read more Southend beach packed with sun-seekers as heatwave continues

Bad Weather Hurts Efforts to Stop Oil Spill Off Mauritius

Bad weather hindered efforts to contain an oil spill from a bulk carrier off the southeastern coast of Mauritius that experts say may cause huge damage to the country’s coastal waters and marine wildlife. The National Coast Guard and Polyeco, an environment services company, are trying to contain the leakage from the Panama-flagged MV Wakashio, … Read more Bad Weather Hurts Efforts to Stop Oil Spill Off Mauritius

Crashed Air India Plane’s Black Boxes Found, Death Toll 18

The black boxes of an Air India Express jet that crashed on Friday, killing at least 18 people, has been recovered after authorities completed the rescue operation. The digital flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder can help investigators piece together what caused the Boeing Co. 737 to skid off the runway and break apart while attempting … Read more Crashed Air India Plane’s Black Boxes Found, Death Toll 18

Icy meat-pops lapped up by lions at London Zoo

With temperatures in London forecast to hit 36 degrees Celsius on Friday (August 7), animals in the British capital’s zoo were given icy treats to help them keep cool in the hot weather. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and … Read more Icy meat-pops lapped up by lions at London Zoo

Air India Express plane crash kills at least 17 | WNT

The plane, carrying 190 people, split in two as it overshot the runway during rough weather; over a dozen were rushed to the hospital in critical condition and both pilots died in the crash. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/3ijeuHN WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS … Read more Air India Express plane crash kills at least 17 | WNT

Hottest August day in UK since 2003 as temperatures soar to 36 degrees at Heathrow Airport |ITV News

The UK has seen its hottest August day since 2003 as temperatures soared to 36.4c at Kew Gardens and Heathrow on Friday. Temperatures are forecast to rise further to 37C (98.6F) in London and the South East with a heatwave expected to blanket most of the country until Sunday. The heat comes just a week … Read more Hottest August day in UK since 2003 as temperatures soar to 36 degrees at Heathrow Airport |ITV News

Good weather prompts migrants to make treacherous crossings

Border Force patrol vessels and local lifeboats have been involved in the rescue of more than 100 migrants. At least seven rubber dinghies and a kayak were towed into Dover harbour as calm weather prompted a surge in attempts. An inquiry has been launched by the Commons home affairs select committee, which wants to scrutinise … Read more Good weather prompts migrants to make treacherous crossings

J-20 Fighter in 60 seconds

J-20, also known as Mighty Dragon, is the fifth generation fighter aircraft developed by Chengdu Aerospace Corporation for the PLA Air Force. It is a single-seat, all weather and stealth fighter aircraft with precision strike capability. Music Info: Infraction – Epic Cinematic Background /Background Music (No Copyright music) / Apollo Music Link: https://youtu.be/uPUK0FnhZww Subscribe to … Read more J-20 Fighter in 60 seconds