As another storm threatened to cause more flooding, hundreds of Philippines' weather agency employees protested over their pay Tuesday and warned that forecasting services could deteriorate.
The collapse spurred key changes at the fair after two investigations found that the stage rigging wasn't strong enough to meet state building codes and that the fair lacked a fully developed emergency plan.
For nearly 30 minutes police exchanged shots with the gunman as a neighbor, a former Army medic, waited with frustration for the all-clear so he could tend to the injured constable.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm is expected to weaken and could become a tropical depression by Wednesday night.
Lawmaker Masoud Pezeshkian said that when a 6.4 quake causes "such a big loss, the main problem is mismanagement."
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A mass of small volcanic rocks nearly the size of Belgium has been discovered floating off the coast of New Zealand.
In Tabasco state, the storm's strong winds ripped rooftops from several homes but residents refused to evacuate, fearing their possessions might be stolen.
Some hospitals which were unprepared for the outages have reported medicines going bad in storage. Shop owners are also complaining that perishables are rotting in fridges and private generators have become a necessity.
The Obama administration is weighing plans to use its executive power to press U.S. businesses to better protect critical industries from potentially crippling computer attacks, after Congress failed to pass such legislation last week.
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