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NASA Warming Scientist: 'This is the Last Chance'

Posted: 06/24/2008 - Exactly 20 years after warning America about global warming, a top NASA scientist said the situation has gotten so bad that the world's only hope is drastic action.

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Lightning Sparks 800-Plus Fires in California

Posted: 06/24/2008 - More than 840 wildfires sparked by an "unprecedented" lightning storm are burning a swath of Northern California, alarming the governor and requiring the help of firefighters from Nevada and Oregon.

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Ferry Survivors Drifted at Sea for 24 Hours

Posted: 06/23/2008 - Roiling seas stalled efforts Monday to get inside a ferry that capsized during a deadly typhoon while survivors recalled drifting at sea for more than 24 hours, first in a raft and then in life jackets.

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Rainfall Totals

Posted: 06/23/2008 - Rainfall amounts from storms early Monday morning.

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Life in Earth's Toughest Places; How About Mars?

Updated: 06/23/2008 - Possible life on Mars would be microscopic and hardy, scientists say. Microbes on Earth can be inactive in a deep freeze for thousands of years. Scientists think NASA's Mars Phoenix spacecraft may have found some ice. Scientists are looking for evidence of whether possible ice ever melted.

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Levees Hold Back Cresting Mississippi River

Posted: 06/23/2008 - Walls and levees held back the cresting Mississippi River on Sunday as requests for government aid poured in from homeowners and businesses swamped by the worst Midwest flooding in 15 years.

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Hopes Fade for Philippine Ferry Victims

Posted: 06/23/2008 - Rescuers held little hope on Monday of finding some 800 people missing from a capsized ferry in the Philippines, as divers prepared to drill into the ship's hull in the hope of finding survivors in air pockets.

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Philippines Rescuers May Bore Hole in Ferry

Posted: 06/23/2008 - Rescuers in the Philippines may bore a hole in a ferry capsized by a deadly typhoon in a desperate attempt to find survivors among more than 800 missing passengers and crew, an official said Monday.

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Storm Reports

Updated: 06/23/2008 - Click here for storm reports across Kansas.

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