Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Fish deaths raise concerns for future drought effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    "We're all on alert," California Department of Fish and Wildlife environmental scientist Sara Borok said.

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  2. Wildfire closes Highway 96, blaze nearly containedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    U.S. Forest Service and CalFire firefighters have been battling a 10-acre fire on steep mountainous terrain near Hoopa and Willow Creek that began early this morning and closed down a section of Highway 96. As of around 3:30 p.m., the Sugarbowl Fire was 75 percent contained and the initial size estimate was reduced from 30 to 10 acres, according to ... (more)

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  3. Short supply of beef and pork sends prices soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    The price it paid for brisket jumped a net 54 percent in just six months. It had cut its staff from 13 to seven.

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  4. Marine deputy training will be held between Agness and Gold BeachRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune

    I saw a blurb on your web site about the Oregon State Marine Board holding a weeklong series of courses for its marine patrol deputies on the Rogue River and that we normal river-users should try to avoid them.

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  5. Brazilian Red Cross Embezzles Over US$11 Million From DonationsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    RIO DE JANEIRO, July 26 -- An audit has revealed Brazil's Red Cross embezzled more than US$11 million from donated funds from 2010 to 2012, Xinhua news agency reports quoting local media.

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  6. South Sudan's food insecurity situation "worst in the world"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    July 26, 2014 Members of the United Nations Security Council have described the current food insecurity situation in South Sudan as the "worst in the world".

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  7. Q2 home prices slide further,...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Times

    PRICES of private homes and HDB resale flats have continued to soften in the second quarter amid a pick-up in transaction volumes PRICES of private homes and HDB resale flats have continued to soften in the second quarter amid a pick-up in transaction volumes.

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  8. Higher cattle prices reflect demand for beef; Natural gas prices slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Cattle futures shot into all-time highs again this week, reaching $1.58 per pound on Thursday.

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  9. Dodgers' barrage of triplesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Last MLB team with five triples in a game was the Chicago White Sox ... Last to record five triples in nine-inning game was Philadelphia Phillies .

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  10. TAIPEI: There are things to learn and do following TransAsia tragedyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    The crash of TransAsia Airways flight GE222 near Magong Airport in outlying Penghu County leaves many questions unanswered.

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  11. Wildfire managers tap military for aid in U.S. WestRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Wildfire managers have turned to the U.S. Department of Defense for immediate access to two military C-130 aircraft retrofitted to carry retardant, boosting their forces to face the largest blaze in Washington state history.

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  12. Pinocchio-inspired Italian villa goes on sale for A 150mRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    World's first driveable deckchair unveiled ... complete with ice drink machine, stereo and GPS parasol that moves with the sun Underwater dining in the Maldives, fried tarantula in Cambodia and ELEPHANT DUNG coffee in Thailand: The top 101 foodie experiences around the world revealed An end to budget flights? Private jets slash prices so tourists ... (more)

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  13. Children in South Sudan cannot wait for famine before world actsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Executive Directors of UNICEF and the World Food Programme today warned that children in South Sudan cannot wait any longer before the world takes action, as they met severely malnourished children and their mothers affected by the conflict in the world's newest country.

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  14. First case of ebola death reported in Africa's most populous city of LagosRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    A man has died of ebola in Lagos, the first confirmed case of the highly contagious and deadly virus in Africa's most populous metropolis.

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  15. Xeriscape For San Diego Water ConservationRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Xeriscape is a type of landscaping designed especially for for arid and semiarid climates.

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  16. Force sisters top Sonoma Raceway qualifyingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    First, Courtney Force finished the second qualifying round in the Funny Car division with its fastest elapsed time of 4.045 seconds.

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  17. Volunteer fire spotters stationed in lookout towersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

    With high fire danger this weekend, Marin County's fire spotters will be keeping an especially sharp eye out for smoke.

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  18. Group: Create big Atchafalaya national parkRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    "This is all about preservation," said Harold Schoeffler, chairman of the Acadiana chapter of the Sierra Club, which is pushing for part of the Atchafalaya Basin to become a national park.

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  19. My Turn: Mandatory GMO labeling would hurt shoppersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

    As president of the New Hampshire Grocers Association, I have been amazed by how little is actually known about the important role GMOs play in making food prices more affordable for New Hampshire families and keeping costs low for food producers and grocers who contribute to our local economy.

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  20. New report warns: No groundwater refills after underground layers collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Chase Hurley, general manager of the San Luis Canal Co., stands on Sack Dam, which is slowing sinking into the San Joaquin River east of Los Banos.

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