A powerful dust storm left more than 90 people dead in India. Extreme winds and rain brought down trees and destroyed houses throughout the north-west, causing many of the deaths.
Coal ash sites and hog farms are overflowing from Hurricane Florence, echoing the environmental chaos when chemical plants flooded during Hurricane Harvey. How can these such health risks be managed as hurricanes grow?
More than 30 passengers on Indian carrier Jet Airways began bleeding from their ears and noses after the plane lost cabin pressure. The airline said the pilots had simply forgotten to flick the necessary switch.
Authorities in the US warn a tropical storm that formed off Florida is expected to reach hurricane strength by the time it hits the central Gulf Coast on Tuesday. Louisiana has declared a state of emergency.
The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years has pummeled the country's western coast, destroying buildings and triggering mass floods. At least 11 people have been killed and as many as 340 others have been injured.
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