Nine people died and 272 others were injured after a hailstorm in Dongguan City in south China's Guangdong Province, local authorities confirmed Saturday.
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Extreme weather causes mass chaos as houses collapse and more than 270 are injuredAt least 12 people were killed and more than 270 injured after hailstorms hit southern China.The official Xinhua News Agency said nine people were killed in the city of Dongguan, in southern Guangdong province after a Wednesday hailstorm.It added 272 others were injured from the storm, which...
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In Jackson Public Schools, facilities maintenance staffers are making repairs, patching leaks and doing other work to address damage from Monday's hailstorm and to prepare for another upcoming storm that could also produce hail.
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Mississippi insurance companies have reported processing more than 56,000 homeowner and automobile damage claims from March's hailstorm with payouts of $209.4 million through April 15.
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Last week's hailstorm brought substantial damage to the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County, leaving officials there with a mess on their hands.
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On Wednesday, the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety created a hailstorm indoors. It was part of an experiment to see the effects of hail on building materials and perhaps make houses more able to withstand damage.
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Digital Storm, a boutique PC vendor based in Fremont, California, just announced what I can only describe as a luxury gaming supercomputer. Meet the Hailstorm II, a benchmark-crushing muscle car of a gaming rig.
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Damage to the roof of Lovett Elementary in Clinton was so bad that water has pooled on the floors in classrooms, the cafeteria and the hallways. District officials say the school's roof is likely destroyed from the hailstorm that pummelled the Jackson-metro area Monday afternoon and caused other damage across the state.
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BEIJING -- China says 21 coal miners have been killed and four more are missing following an accident inside a mine in the southern province of Guizhou. The State Administration of Work Safety said Wednesday that a rescue effort has been mounted. State media reported that another 58 miners safely escaped the accident. China's mines have long been the world's deadliest,...
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A Glendora hailstorm ignited Howard Schecter's obsession with the elements. For the last three decades, the real estate agent has doubled as the weather sage of the eastern Sierra.MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif. — Howard Schecter was a painfully shy 10-year-old when he found his calling in a Glendora hailstorm.
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