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A man walks under a fallen electric post in Tacloban, central Philippines on December 7, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/MARLON TAN)


No major damage in Philippine typhoon; 3 dead

No major damage in Philippine typhoon; 3 dead

Legazpi, Philippines, AP—Typhoon Hagupit knocked out power, left at least three people dead and sent nearly 900,000 into shelters before it weakened Sunday, sparing the central Philippines the type of massive devastation that a monster storm brought to the region last...
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This National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) satellite image obtained July 8, 2014 and taken by MTSAT-2 at 0730Z on July 7, 2014 shows Super Typhoon Neoguri located south-southwest of Kadena Air Base, Okinawa. (AFP PHOTO /NOAA/HANDOUT)


One dead as powerful typhoon hits Japan’s Okinawa

One dead as powerful typhoon hits Japan’s Okinawa

Tokyo, Reuters—One man died, more than 500,000 people were urged to evacuate and hundreds of flights were cancelled in Japan as a strong typhoon brought torrential rain and high winds to its southwestern islands and could bring heavy rain to Tokyo later this week....
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An employee removes the rain protection from items in front of a Eurofighter Typhoon during the first day of the 50th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport, north of Paris, Monday, June 17, 2013. The manufacturer, BAE, is hoping to secure an order for the jet from the air force of the United Arab Emirates (AP Photo/Francois Mori)


The Paris Air Show

The Paris Air Show

Le Bourget, Asharq Al-Awsat—The 50th Paris Air Show took off in Le Bourget this week amid expectations of intense competition between the civil aviation industry’s two giants, the US-based Boeing and Europe’s Airbus. This year’s show will see 2,215 exhibitors...