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Deaths from weather disasters hit 10-year high in US



Nearly 700 people died due to natural disasters in the contiguous United States in 2021 – the most since 2011, said a federal weather agency in a report released on Monday.The year “was marked by extremes across the US, including exceptional warmth, devastating severe weather and the second-highest number of billion-dollar weather and climate disasters on record”, said the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).The death toll for weather-related disasters in the 48 mainland…



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