Lightning strikes the Empire State BuildingU.S. Coast Guard responding to oil spill at Lake Grande Ecaille, Louisiana 1.2 million people evacuated due to floods in India, 7 deadA wildfire has destroyed at least 18 houses while forcing thousands of residents out of their homes near Los AngelesHurricane Frank forms off Mexico's Pacific coast, marking 5th hurricane to form in the eastern Pacific this month and breaking July recordSand Fire in Placerita Canyon: Fire on ridge stopped by engines and water drops A magnitude of 6.3 earthquake hits 128km SE of Lorengau, Papua New GuineaChina declared a "red" storm warning Flash flood in MoscowBlue Line station collapse after lightning strike in ChicagoMandatory evacuations ordered for portion of Acton due to massive Sand FireStructure protection force readying, order for more aircraft for Acton #SandFire#SandFire The fire has grown to 22,000 acres and is 10% contained. At least 1 home, other structures burned by SandFire which has charred 31+ square miles Santa Clarita #SandFire photosReal-life "Titanic": 72-year-old woman rescued, husband swept away by floods in Hubei, central China Flooding in China’s Hebei province kills at least 105 Scrapped buses were pushed down to a river in north China's Xingtai City to prevent levee failure Heavy downpour keeps couriers busy; restaurants in Beijing receive over 40% more delivery orders than usual More than 100 firefighters assigned to battle brush fire near the NB Hollywood 101 Freeway Fire crews battle small but fast-moving blaze in Hollywood HillsRight now fire seen from Cahuenga Blvd heading toward the 101 Fwy in HollywoodHollywood mountain fire All Bay Area earthquakes on NBC Bay Area quake map page 4.4 earthquake reported near Hollister, CaliforniaEarthquake felt in Monterey. Preliminary M4.4 near Ridgemark, CALightning killed a man in Odnorobivka village, Kharkiv regionResidential building caught fire after a lightning strike in PoltavaPolice say lightning strike killed man, injured another after they sought cover under a tree during storm. Moscow thunderstorm injures 9, tears down over 1,000 trees

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26 July 2016
Lightning strikes the Empire State Building
1.2 million people evacuated due to floods in India, 7 dead
Sand Fire in Placerita Canyon: Fire on ridge stopped by engines and water drops
A magnitude of 6.3 earthquake hits 128km SE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea
China declared a "red" storm warning
Flash flood in Moscow
Blue Line station collapse after lightning strike in Chicago
Structure protection force readying, order for more aircraft for Acton #SandFire
#SandFire The fire has grown to 22,000 acres and is 10% contained.
Santa Clarita #SandFire photos
Real-life "Titanic": 72-year-old woman rescued, husband swept away by floods in Hubei, central China
Scrapped buses were pushed down to a river in north China's Xingtai City to prevent levee failure
Heavy downpour keeps couriers busy; restaurants in Beijing receive over 40% more delivery orders than usual
More than 100 firefighters assigned to battle brush fire near the NB Hollywood 101 Freeway
Fire crews battle small but fast-moving blaze in Hollywood Hills
Right now fire seen from Cahuenga Blvd heading toward the 101 Fwy in Hollywood
Hollywood mountain fire
All Bay Area earthquakes on NBC Bay Area quake map page
4.4 earthquake reported near Hollister, California
Lightning killed a man in Odnorobivka village, Kharkiv region
Residential building caught fire after a lightning strike in Poltava