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Peru’s Flood Levels Are Higher Than Ever

A group of people stranded in a mudslide hold on to a rope as they make their way to safety.

Mia Galex, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017

The death toll in Peru has recently risen as heavy rains, powered by El Niño, have caused rivers to overflow and mudslides to destroy roads and farms.  The flooding is the worst the country has seen in over two decades. Seventy-two fatalities have been reported while over 70,000 have become...

Recap: December 28 – January 3

Japan apologizes to

Sophie Feinberg and Daniela Quijano

January 3, 2016

International Affairs Japan and South Korea agree WW2 'comfort women' deal "Japan and South Korea have agreed to settle the issue of "comfort women" forced to work in Japanese brothels during World War Two, in their first such deal since 1965. Japan has apologised and will pay 1bn yen ($8.3m, ...

Floods Along East Coast

Flooding throughout Miami Beach makes driving difficult.

Olivia Pelaez, Staff Writer

October 12, 2015

Over the past few days Miami Beach has experienced severe flooding, with some areas reporting more than ten inches of water. Experts believe the flooding is due to unusually high tides. Although Miami Beach has implemented a pump system in many areas to help stop the flooding, some of the aims do not...

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