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2 men killed and another remains missing, officials say, after Typhoon Vongfong smashed through Japan - @AFP

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Typhoon Vongfong makes landfall on Japan's southern main island of Kyushu - @AFP

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Winds in Vongfong slow to 100 mph after typhoon is downgraded to a tropical storm, reports Japan's Meteorological Agency - @VOA_news

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Torigatayama, Japan, has observes 12.1 inches of rain since midnight as Typhoon Vongfong hits area - @breakingweather

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37 injured, approximately 150,000 advised to evacuate as Typhoon Vongfong hits Japanese island of Kyushu - @AP

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Typhoon Vongfong makes landfall near Makurazaki, Japan - @twc_hurricane

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Typhoon Vongfong's sustained winds today dropped to about 86 mph in Japan, making it equivalent to a Category 1 Hurricane - @CNN

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Photo: Typhoon Vongfong bears down on Okinawa, Japan, forcing cancellation of all flights at Naha airport - @airlivenet

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Vine: Conditions on Japan's Okinawa island as Typhoon Vongfong moves in - @eatmatt

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Local Mainichi newspaper reports 14 people in Okinawa and Kagoshima prefecture in Kyushu have been injured due to strong winds from Typhoon Vongfong - @Reuters

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Kadena Air Base officials issue warning prohibiting all outdoor activities on the island as Typhoon Vongfong brings more than 2" of rain and wind gusts up to 97 mph - @KadenaAirBase

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Video: Huge waves from Typhoon Vongfong lash Okinawa - YouTube's Earth Uncut TV

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US military bases on alert as Vongfong, the most powerful storm of the year, heads toward Japan - @NBCNews

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National Weather Service: Typhoon Vongfong moving north and should slowly weaken; maximum sustained winds now 233 kph (144 mph) - @W7VOA

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Typhoon Vongfong weakening, still carries winds gusting as high as 259 kph (160 mph) as it powers toward Okinawa, Japan, island chain - @Reuters

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Photo: Super Typhoon Vongfong seen from the International Space Station - @astro_reid

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Meteorologist Jim Andrews, as Typhoon Vongfong gathers strength: 'Vongfong is the strongest tropical cyclone we've had all year anywhere on Earth' - @breakingweather

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Latest projections show typhoon Vongfong will impact the northern Ryukyu Islands by Saturday - @breakingweather

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Vongfong's winds slip to 170 mph, down slightly from a peak Tuesday of 180 mph; storm is 600 miles from Okinawa - @usatodayweather

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Photo: Light MTSAT-2 visible image shows eye of Super Typhoon Vongfong - @CIMSS_Satellite

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