Stories tagged: typhoon
Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
Helicopters pluck people from flooded homes as rescue efforts went into full force in wide areas of Japan after a powerful typhoon unleashed heavy rain.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
The strongest storm to hit any part of the United States this year crumbled concrete houses, smashed cars and killed at least one person in the Northern Mariana Islands, shocking …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 2:33 p.m.
Typhoon Mangkhut barreled into southern China on Sunday, killing two people after lashing the Philippines with strong winds and heavy rain that left at least 64 dead and dozens more …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
People stranded at a flooded offshore airport overnight returned by boat and bus to the Japanese mainland Wednesday after a typhoon swept across part of Japan’s main island.
Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
A weakening typhoon brushed by metropolitan Seoul on Friday after battering southern South Korea with heavy rain and high winds, leaving one person missing and a slew of damaged buildings, …
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
A powerful typhoon that rocked Vietnam has killed at least 44 people, left more than a dozen missing and caused extensive damage to the country’s south-central region ahead of a …
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
A powerful typhoon battering Vietnam has killed at least 27 people and left 22 others missing amid extensive damage along the south-central coast, officials said Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
A powerful typhoon caused flooding and landslides along the Pacific coast of Japan, killing at least two people before heading out to sea Monday.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
The death toll from Typhoon Hato has risen to at least nine as the most powerful storm to hit the southern China region around Hong Kong in more than half …
UPDATED: Sat., July 29, 2017, 9:39 p.m.
Taiwan’s first typhoon of the year has left 81 people injured and coastal towns flooded as the island braces for a second tropical storm.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 10:45 a.m.
The Portland folk-pop collective Typhoon is known for its live shows that sport a dozen or so musicians on stage at once. Now Kyle Morton, the band’s primary songwriter, is …
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016, 11:47 p.m.
A powerful typhoon that spoiled Christmas Day in parts of the Philippines, leaving at least four people dead and destroying homes, roared over a congested region near Manila on Monday …
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 5:13 p.m.
A powerful typhoon was heading for a Christmas Day collision with the central Philippines.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 7:08 a.m.
Typhoon Haima forced the evacuations of more than 50,000 people in southern China after hammering the northern Philippines with ferocious wind and rain, triggering flooding, landslides and power outages and …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 7:26 p.m.
The strongest typhoon to hit China this year has left 28 people dead and 15 others missing in the east of the country.
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016, 5:26 a.m.
Heavy rain from Typhoon Lionrock flooded towns across Japan’s north and left at least 11 people dead, most of them elderly residents at a nursing home who could not escape …