Property damage

This October 2017 photo shows the home of Patricia Deter in Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Deter owned her Hawaii home for about a month before lava from a volcano eruption burned it down. Now her daughters are scrambling to sort out what the 88-year-old's homeowner insurance will cover. Officials say multiple homes have been destroyed after lava from Kilauea volcano oozed out of cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision. Few insurance companies will write policies for that area. (Heather E. Hedenschau/Big Island Brokers via AP)
May 15, 2018 - 1:56 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Patricia Deter moved from Oregon to Hawaii to be closer to her two daughters, but the Kilauea volcano burned down her home only a month after she bought it. Now Deter and others who have recently lost homes to the lava-spewing mountain are on an urgent quest for answers about...
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This October 2017 photo shows the home of Patricia Deter in Leilani Estates near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii. Deter owned her Hawaii home for about a month before lava from a volcano eruption burned it down. Now her daughters are scrambling to sort out what the 88-year-old's homeowner insurance will cover. Officials say multiple homes have been destroyed after lava from Kilauea volcano oozed out of cracks in the Leilani Estates subdivision. Few insurance companies will write policies for that area. (Heather E. Hedenschau/Big Island Brokers via AP)
May 15, 2018 - 9:40 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Patricia Deter moved from Oregon to Hawaii to be closer to her two daughters, but the Kilauea volcano burned down her home only a month after she bought it. Now Deter and others who have recently lost homes to the lava-spewing mountain are on an urgent quest for answers about...
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A man cleans a room littered with concrete after walls and the roof of his house collapsed during a dust storm in Kakua village, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Friday, May 4, 2018. Winds blew up to 130 kilometers per hour (80 miles per hour) as a storm swept through Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan states on Wednesday night, demolishing hundreds of mud huts, uprooting trees and causing extensive damage to wheat and vegetable crops. It also killed scores of cattle and buffalo. (AP Photo/Pawan Sharma)
May 04, 2018 - 7:36 am
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Workers rushed to restore electricity Friday to scores of towns and villages in five Indian states where a powerful dust storm and thundershowers caused more than 120 deaths and injured another 200. Winds blew up to 130 kilometers (80 miles) per hour as the storm swept through...
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A man cleans a room littered with concrete after walls and the roof of his house collapsed during a dust storm in Kakua village, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Friday, May 4, 2018. Winds blew up to 130 kilometers per hour (80 miles per hour) as a storm swept through Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan states on Wednesday night, demolishing hundreds of mud huts, uprooting trees and causing extensive damage to wheat and vegetable crops. It also killed scores of cattle and buffalo. (AP Photo/Pawan Sharma)
May 04, 2018 - 6:28 am
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Workers on Friday rushed to restore electricity to scores of towns and villages in northern and western India where a powerful dust storm and thundershowers caused more than 100 deaths and injured another 200. Winds blew up to 130 kilometers (80 miles) per hour as the storm...
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In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018 photo, people cross a road, enveloped by dust rising from a storm in New Delhi, India. A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving dozens dead and more than 160 injured, officials said Thursday. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
May 04, 2018 - 3:44 am
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Workers on Friday rushed to restore electricity to scores of towns and villages in northern and western India where a powerful dust storm and thundershowers caused more than 100 deaths and injured another 200. Winds blew up to 130 kilometers per hour (80 miles per hour) as the...
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In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018 photo, people cross a road, enveloped by dust rising from a storm in New Delhi, India. A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving dozens dead and more than 160 injured, officials said Thursday. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
May 04, 2018 - 3:00 am
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Workers were rushing to restore electricity to scores of towns and villages in northern and western India where a powerful dust storm and thundershowers caused more than 100 deaths and injured another 200. Winds blew up to 130 kilometers per hour (80 miles per hour) as the...
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The front stairs and foundation are all that is left of a summer home after it was destroyed by fire in Fallsburg, N.Y., Wednesday, May 2, 2018. A Sullivan county spokesman said more than a dozen unoccupied seasonal houses were damaged by flames. There were no immediate reports of injuries. (Jim Sabastian/Times Herald-Record via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 12:48 pm
FALLSBURG, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a brush fire in the Catskills that destroyed 27 seasonal buildings. The Times Herald-Record reports seasonal buildings at the Riversite Bungalows and Camp Yeshiva Machnas Tzvi D'Krula in Fallsburg were destroyed in the blaze Wednesday afternoon...
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In this April 18, 2018 photo provided by Jan Snarksi, Snarski's wife Emilie Johnson carries their baby while walking toward Anahola Beach in Anahola on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. Kauai residents and businesses are still cleaning up from devastating floods and record rains, but community leaders are urging tourists to visit so residents don't suffer an economic calamity on top of the natural one. (Jan Snarski/@janmatthewsnarski via AP)
April 27, 2018 - 2:41 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Residents and businesses are still cleaning up from flooding that deluged parts of Kauai, but community leaders are urging tourists to keep coming so residents don't suffer an economic calamity on top of record-breaking rains that smothered a normally green landscape in reddish-...
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Delta Airlines flight attendant Victoria Flees trudges through the snow with her bags in downtown Minneapolis on the way back home from the light rail station after her flight to Paris was grounded along with all other planes at MSP because of weather, Saturday, April 14, 2018. The National Weather Service predicts 9 to 15 inches of snow across a large swath of southern Minnesota including the Twin Cities before it's all over. (Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP)
April 15, 2018 - 9:24 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a spring storm that dumped heavy snow on Upper Midwest, Plains states (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Authorities say they've declared a local state of emergency in Greensboro, North Carolina, after an apparent tornado caused damage in several locations around...
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James Schoenhard, with Schoenhard Lawn Care, plows sidewalks with his team downtown Saturday, April 14, in Sioux Falls, S.D. (Briana Sanchez/The Argus Leader via AP)
April 15, 2018 - 12:45 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A deadly storm system churning through the central U.S. has blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest in heavy snow and ice and battered areas farther south with powerful winds and even tornadoes. About 200 flights were cancelled Sunday at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport,...
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