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# midwest - Thursday 31 January, 2019

'We're not out of the woods yet': Ten people now confirmed dead in US cold snap

At least eight people have died in the polar vortex with the fear of hypothermia rising.

# midwest - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Colder than Antarctica: People told to stay home in a dozen states as big freeze grips America

Temperatures have dropped as low as minus 28 degrees.

# midwest - Saturday 23 May, 2015

This hard-hitting video could challenge people's views on rape

This hard-hitting video could challenge people's views on rape

“Most people who are raped already know the person who raped them,” said Rape Crisis Midwest.

# midwest - Monday 19 May, 2014

Two rape crisis centres are to close temporarily as cuts take hold

The services in Clare and Tipperary will be closed for at least a month because of a €120,000 shortfall.

# midwest - Saturday 4 January, 2014

PICS: US Midwest braces itself for record freeze Deep Freeze This post contains images

PICS: US Midwest braces itself for record freeze

A ‘polar vortex’ is leading to record low temperatures.

# midwest - Monday 18 November, 2013

Six killed as tornadoes tear across America's midwest

Trees were uprooted, cars flipped and houses flattened.

# midwest - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east

At least six people have died as a result of the storm with authorities telling people to stay at home and not risk treacherous roads.

# midwest - Thursday 1 March, 2012

12 killed in severe US storms Storms This post contains images

12 killed in severe US storms

Winds of up to 270 kph tore through neighbourhoods, destroying homes in the Midwest and killing at least 12 people.

# midwest - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Why do China's leaders love visiting Shannon?

Newswhip’s Paul Quigley discovers how Shannon, Co Clare helped invent modern China.