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Current Event May 8, 2017

Deadly Weather in South and Midwest


Recently, severe weather struck Texas, the South, and the Midwest bringing thunderstorms, tornadoes, and floods that led to multiple deaths. The storms killed 15 people in East Texas, Arkansas, Missouri, and Mississippi and caused the rivers in Missouri to swell to levels not seen in a century. Listen to learn more about the human impact of this extreme weather.

Climate Change Weather and Climate

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AIR DATE: 05/01/2017


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