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Europe's hot, fiery summer linked to global warming, study shows.

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Insurance industry nurses wounds inflicted by costly disasters.

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Is now the time to buy a dam for your house?

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Trump budget kills offshore oil revenue sharing for Louisiana, other Gulf states.

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Warming could push Earth’s rains northward.

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Receding floodwaters expose long-term health risks after Harvey.

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In the Virgin Islands, Hurricane Maria drowned what Irma didn’t destroy.

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Lake Borgne barge gate riskiest gate in East Bank levee system, consultant says.

The huge, floating concrete barge gate that closes half of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway as part of the Lake Borgne Surge Barrier poses the greatest flooding...

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