Japan Asia Storm

Workers pile up sandbags on a bank damaged by flooding earlier this month in preparation for an approaching typhoon in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, southwestern Japan, Saturday, July 28, 2018. Heavy rain is falling on parts of Japan and airlines have canceled flights as the approaching Typhoon Jongdari threatens to dump more rain on a region devastated by floods and landslides early this month. (Kyodo News via AP)