Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Nepali police, villagers dig through mud to pull out bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Nepalese flower vendors wait for customers at the Basantapur Durbar Square, damaged in the April 25 earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

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  2. Nepali police, villagers dig through mud to pull out bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Nepalese flower vendors wait for customers at the Basantapur Durbar Square, damaged in the April 25 earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Nepal is one of the world's poorest nations, and its economy, largely based on tourism, has been crippled by the earthquake, which left thousands dead.

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  3. Australia Trashes Free Speech - SBS Sacks Journalist Scott McIntyre Over Anti-War TweetsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Groong

    WAR TWEETS Counter Currents May 4 2015 By Dr Gideon Polya 04 April, 2015 Countercurrents.org Free speech has been trashed in jingoistic, pro-war , US lackey Australia. Scott McIntyre, a courageous young sports journalist with Australia's substantially taxpayer-funded, multicultural Special Broadcasting Service , was sacked after he tweeted a succession of truthful anti-war comments on Anzac Day .

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  4. Nepal officials: Country will need huge foreign supportRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    A U.S. Air Force Boeing C-17 Globemaster III lands in Tribhuvan International Airport on Sunday in Kathmandu, Nepa. KATHMANDU, Nepal – Nepal's government will need immense international support as the Himalayan nation begins turning its attention toward reconstruction in the coming weeks, in the wake of the devastating April earthquake, a top official said Monday.

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  5. Adams Considers Bids for Station, Charles...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IBerkshires

    Hard landscaping is complete at what will be the Adams Station but reconstruction of the former carwash is still ahead. ADAMS, Mass.

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  6. Pictures:Life in Gorkha After Nepal's EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    After the massive temblor hit Nepal on April 25, one of the country's most-famed regions has become the center for distribution of aid to some of the worst-affected areas. A girl jumps down a footpath beneath a small shrine in one of the lanes of Makaipur.

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  7. .com | International search teams leave NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News24

    Foreign search and rescue teams began leaving Nepal, 10 days after an earthquake that killed thousands, as the government said it would focus its efforts on relief to survivors. "If they have certain expertise, like clearing rubble, they can stay.

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  8. Water Cutbacks Help DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    The Truckee Meadows Water Authority is asking for help conserving water by having all customers cut back 10%. "This was in fact, the worst snowpack year in history of 110 years of record keeping," said Bill Hauck, a senior hydrologist with TMWA.

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  9. Ar OpinionLET'S Be SeriousRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Japan sits on three interacting plates of the earth's crust. They interact, grind and cause quakes.

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  10. On Native GroundTHE Fine Line Between Opposition and IncitementRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Quick! Name five things we used to depend upon that are rapidly disappearing. Okay - newspapers, magazines, landlines, network television, mail.

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  11. Watch this, skip that: 'Undateable,' 'Frontline' or 'Forever'?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Wave

    "Undateable" 9 p.m., NBC I love it when NBC lets its comedies go "live," and this second-season sitcom will do it in a special one-hour edition tonight. I just wish the underlying show were better.

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  12. UK firefighters helping to re-open a hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

    A lack of shelter, contaminated water and poor sanitation in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake could lead to potentially serious outbreaks of disease, aid agencies have warned. The Disasters Emergency Committee , which has been running a major appeal to help ease the devastation caused by the quake, said that in many areas clean water supplies have been disrupted and people are living and defecating in the open.

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  13. Cargill To Plant 150,000 Trees In Indonesia To Commemorate Earth DayRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    CARGILL TO PLANT 150,000 TREES IN INDONESIA TO COMMEMORATE EARTH DAY May 5, 2015 Source: Cargill news release Cargill announced that it has committed to planting 150,000 trees in Indonesia across its company sites nationwide over the next three years. This initiative is in celebration of Earth day and the company's 150th year anniversary.

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  14. Nepal asks foreign rescuers to leave as hopes fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    Earthquake survivor Rishi Khanal, 27, is freed by French rescuers from the ruins of a three-story hotel in the Gangabu area of Kathmandu, Nepal, on April 28, 2015. The Nepalese government has asked foreign rescue workers to leave, citing the unlikelihood of finding more survivors.

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  15. Costa Rica international airport to reopen Tuesday after volcano ash clearedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Costa Rica's international airport is set to reopen Tuesday morning after the eruption of a nearby volcano blanketed runways with ash, forcing its closure overnight. The airport, the largest in the tourist hot spot, will resume operations at 6:00 a.m. local time, said airport official Silvia Chaves, adding that 13 flights had been delayed, canceled or rerouted.

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  16. Nepal relief effort intensifies as toll rises to 7,557Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Nepalese authorities said on Tuesday that a vast army of emergency workers was finally managing to deliver aid to stranded survivors of a massive earthquake as the death toll from the disaster rose to 7,557. The government said that more than 131,500 Nepalese military and police personnel were now taking part in the massive aid operation in the vast Himalayan nation, aided by more than 100 teams of foreign relief workers.

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  17. On Native GroundTIMID, Passive Reporters Produce Timid, Passive JournalismRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    If you're like me, at some point in the past few years you've had the conversation about why there are so many dead bodies - fake dead bodies - on television. We have dead bodies lying on slabs in the morgue on most of the "Law & Order" franchises - and there are three of them, plus endless reruns.

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  18. Volcanic warning at Japanese hot springs resortRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Japan's meteorological agency on Tuesday issued a warning to limit access to the popular hot springs resort of Hakone after a nearby volcano became active and began belching steaming gas. Two minor quakes measuring magnitude 2.0 and 2.4 were recorded Tuesday morning at the volcano, southwest of Tokyo, the agency reported.

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  19. American TravelerFOR a Hungry Journalist, a Fabulous Feast Unfolds at Kona GrillRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    You saw it on the news. A region on the stormy shoulder of the Atlantic seaboard known as the Outer Banks was bracing desperately for a storm that was about to ram a nameless pile-driver into its quaint and pretty towns.

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  20. Reporting: The Outer BanksONCE Dismissed, 'Atlantic Assault' Took a Heavy TollRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    For anyone hoping that definitive emissions limits and other aggressive measures to curb rising global temperatures will come out of next month's United Nations climate summit in Copenhagen, think again. On Sunday at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit meeting in Singapore, it was announced that world leaders, including President Barack Obama, have decided to postpone reaching a legally binding climate change agreement for a year or more - officially derailing the most important goal of the Copenhagen conference.

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