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TowerJazz: A Towering Double In Share Price

TowerJazz's new JV with Panasonic adds $360 million-$420 million a year in revenue and also provides room for expansion.

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Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Semiconductors, Electronics, Tower Semiconductor, Natural Disasters, ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES Bermuda, RF Micro Devices

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KITV-TV

Hawaii lacks technology to use new tsunami alert system

Sensors covering the state are not dense enough or technologically advanced enough to support the new cell phone tsunami and earthquake alert system.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Canada.com

Gray: WWI an odd place to base our national mythology

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Natural Disasters,

Lamar Daily News

Torrential rains cause widespread street flooding throughout Lamar

Update: 6:45 p.m. Fire Chief Marshall Cook coordinated staging efforts with Public Works Director Pat Mason and all available personnel.

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Related Topix: Lamar, CO, Weather, Natural Disasters, Crested Butte, CO

West Hawaii Today

By Michael R. Blood The Associated Press

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from nearby earthquake faults.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Los Osos, CA

This Is London

Nick Goodway: There's a sinking feeling over glut of floats

Brace yourself for the tidal wave of stock-market flotations that has been gently waiting for summer to finish before it washes into the public arena.

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The Washington Post

Japanese court rules electricity company liable for suicide

A court in Fukushima has ruled that Tokyo Electric Power Co., the Japanese nuclear power plant operator, can be held responsible for the suicide of a woman who became depressed after the 2011 disaster.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Natural Disasters, World News

RollingStone

Brill Bruisers

The title track of the New Pornographers' latest is a sugar-water tidal wave of "oohoohs," "ba-ba-ba-boos," synth twinkles and dub shimmers a fitting opener for an LP whose name suggests pop artisans on steroids.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Music, Entertainment

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Oregonian

Napa quake spurs advice for earthquake preparedness in Oregon

In the wake of the Napa, Calif., 6.0 earthquake, the state Office of Emergency Management sent out a reminder about how to prepare for a quake in Oregon .

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Asian Tsunami Disaster

The Independent

It was a tidal wave of terror'

Three days after giving birth, Jessica Pidsley was driven to the edge by postpartum psychosis.

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People's Daily Online

Japan to release late nuke plant chief's testimony

The Japanese government on Monday said it would make available in September first-hand testimony from the late Masao Yoshida, chief of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant when it underwent multiple meltdowns after being struck by an earthquake-triggered tsunami in March 2011.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake

The Washington Post

Looking for leadership in the Ebola epidemic

Medecins Sans Frontieres International President Dr. Joanne Liu visiting the Ebola treatment center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Asian Tsunami Disaster

News Max

Expert: Close California Nuke Plant Over Earthquake Threat

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Nuclear Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Wine, Drink

Digital Game Developer

International Construction Week (ICW) & Ecobuild SEA 2014 Opens Next Month

Hosted by the Construction Industry Development Board, the ICW conference has been bringing together industry players under one roof to learn and share from each other for 13 years.

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Related Topix: Construction, Natural Disasters

Science Daily

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The Sixaola River runs along the border between Costa Rica and Panama. For many people, it forms a crucial part of their livelihood, but climate change has caused extreme fluctuations in the water level.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Natural Disasters, Earthquake

Sun Aug 24, 2014

International Business Times

Strong 6.9-magnitude Earthquake Strikes Peru, Authorities Rule Out Tsunami Threat to Hawaii

People stand on the street after evacuating an apartment building after a 6.3 magnitude earthquake was felt in Mexico City, July 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, World News, Mexico, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

Slashdot

Asks: How Prepared Are You For an Earthquake?

With three earthquakes of some significance in the news this weekend , it seems a good time to ask: If you live in an area of seismic danger, how are you prepared for an earthquake and how prepared are you? Do you have a stash of emergency supplies, and if so, how did you formulate it? In the U.S. alone, it's surprising how many areas there are ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Mudflow

The Village Voice

Rightbloggers' Long Obsession with Obama and Golf -- And Why It's Finally Paying Off

Maureen Dowd, recently adopted as a " narrative journalist " by the New York Times Magazine , did a Sunday column about how Obama likes to golf even when bad things are happening .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Natural Disasters, Volcanic Eruption, Europe, World News, Poland, Poland, NY

KREM-TV Spokane

New earthquake map shows Northwest at high risk

A new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about one-third of the United States and lowers it for one-tenth.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Tennessee, IL

MMA Mania

GOT-DAYUM! Christine Stanley Flying Head Kick Knockout Video Is INSANE

Christine Stanley scores what could be the greatest women's knockout of all time last Saturday night by stiffening her opponent at Xplode Fight Series: "Tidal Wave" in San Pasqual Reservation in Valley Center, California.

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