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Tropical Storm Harvey bringing rain to Windward Islands
MIAMI (AP) -- Tropical Storm Harvey is bringing rain to the Windward Islands as it approaches the eastern Caribbean....

Tropical Storm Harvey heads toward eastern Caribbean
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) -- Shops and government offices are closing early in Barbados and flights have been canceled as Tropical Storm Harvey approaches the eastern Caribbean....

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic Ocean
MIAMI (AP) -- A tropical depression in the Atlantic Ocean has formed into Tropical Storm Gert but it's not expected to make landfall....

The Latest: Franklin weakens to tropical storm over Mexico

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MEXICO CITY (AP) -- The Latest on Tropical Storm Franklin (all times local):...

Iraq announces mandatory official holiday due to heat wave
BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Iraqi government has announced a mandatory official holiday due to a heat wave....

Insurer: Miami is more vulnerable to hurricanes like Andrew

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MIAMI (AP) -- Almost 25 years have passed since a Category 5 hurricane struck south of Miami, and the city's vulnerability to catastrophic storm damage has grown exponentially, according to a new insurance underwriters' analysis....

The Latest: Forecast predicts busy Atlantic hurricane season
MIAMI (AP) -- The Latest on the Atlantic hurricane season (all times local):...

Torrential rains bring widespread flooding to Houston area
HOUSTON (AP) -- Heavy rains that caused flooding in some parts of the Houston area and prompted about two-dozen water rescues on Tuesday eased before causing major damage, but with more rain expected authorities remained on guard and warned residents to stay alert....

The Latest: Houston shop 1 of several damaged by flooding
HOUSTON (AP) -- The Latest on heavy rains that have flooded some parts of the Houston area (all times local):...

The Latest: Team finds damage from 4th twister near Tulsa
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- The Latest on tornados that struck in northeast Oklahoma (all times local):...

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