Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 8)

Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Natural Disasters. (Page 8)

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  1. Cash rebates boost grass removal frenzy, aid landscapers in drought-plagued CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    There's a torrent of Californians taking advantage of rebates for ripping out water-guzzling lawns during the drought, and that's providing a big boost to landscapers. In Southern California in particular, things are poised to get even better for an industry that was battered by the recession and slow to recover.

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  2. Federal judge hammers White House lawyer over argument in Obamacare ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    A submerged city from seen from above: Aerial footage shows how Houston was left underwater by flood as rescuers spend SIXTH day hunting for victims and eight remain missing Military academy graduate admits murder of married DC lawyer who she stabbed to death and robbed after he advertised for gay sex on Craigslist EXCLUSIVE: Hilton hotel heirs blow off the sentencing hearing of troubled son Conrad, now under house arrest, to attend daughter Nicky's posh Italian wedding to billionaire Rick Santorum says he's 'sickened' by the Duggar molestation scandal - three years after the family campaigned for him across ten states during his first presidential run 'This is the face I grew up with': Incredible moment a woman sees her dead brother's FACE on another man's body for the first time after life-saving transplant surgery 'World must prepare for war against a global pandemic': Bill Gates ... (more)

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  3. Una Foden shares sweet snap of daughter Aoife Belle giving her baby ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    A submerged city from seen from above: Aerial footage shows how Houston was left underwater by flood as rescuers spend SIXTH day hunting for victims and eight remain missing Military academy graduate admits murder of married DC lawyer who she stabbed to death and robbed after he advertised for gay sex on Craigslist EXCLUSIVE: Hilton hotel heirs blow off the sentencing hearing of troubled son Conrad, now under house arrest, to attend daughter Nicky's posh Italian wedding to billionaire Rick Santorum says he's 'sickened' by the Duggar molestation scandal - three years after the family campaigned for him across ten states during his first presidential run 'This is the face I grew up with': Incredible moment a woman sees her dead brother's FACE on another man's body for the first time after life-saving transplant surgery 'World must prepare for war against a global pandemic': Bill Gates ... (more)

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  4. Residents on alert for potential Brazos River floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Click2Houston

    In Richmond, there are no mandatory evacuations at this time, but they are asking all homeowners who live in areas east of the Brazos River to start taking precautions. According to the National Weather Service, the Brazos River in Fort Bend County is expected to crest in the late evening early morning of Saturday.

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  5. Storms ease in Texas, but runoff could mean more floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KATV Little Rock

    ... k Obama said the flooding should serve as a reminder of the need to make the nation more resilient against natural disasters. He said climate change is affecting both the pace and intensity of storms. "The best

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  6. New back-flow preventers aim to manage floodwater near Kellogg AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    One of those spots in Anderson Township is around Belterra Park, Riverbend and Coney Island, but the threat of floods might not be as severe for much longer. "The problem was, in those early days they were losing three, four weeks a year.

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  7. Hot and humid summer expected for Southwestern OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The London Free Press

    A youngster runs through a wall of water while cooling off at the splash pad in Ivey Park in London. If you missed Ontario's typically hot and sticky weather last summer, you're likely in luck this time around.

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  8. Flooding prevention units installed near Kellogg AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Flooding tends to be a problem in certain areas, almost every year. One of those spots in Anderson Township is around Belterra Park, Riverbend and Coney Island, but the threat of floods might not be as severe for much longer.

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  9. UN says South Sudan food security worsening #SouthSudan #SoSuRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | North Denver News

    The UN World Food Programme warned that South Sudan is facing the worst levels of food insecurity in the country's history because of a combination of conflict, high food prices and a worsening economic crisis. The latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification analysis, released today, confirmed fears that unrelenting conflict and the onset of the lean season are intensifying alarming levels of hunger - both in conflict-affected areas and in other parts of the country.

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  10. Bush suggests literature, from Bible to historical thrillerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    There's a torrent of Californians taking advantage of rebates for ripping out their lawns to conserve water during the drought and that's providing a boost to landscapers. There's a torrent of Californians taking advantage of rebates for ripping out water-guzzling lawns during the drought, and that's providing a big boost to landscapers.

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  11. Greece could use 'Zambia' option as progress on deal unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Greece is out of cash to repay debts due as soon as next week. The country and its creditors - other eurozone countr... Prosecutors are methodically building a case that James Holmes knew right from wrong when he planned and carried out the deadly Colorado theater shootings.

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  12. Severe Thunderstorm Could Hit City During Evening Rush, Forecasters SayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNAinfo.com

    Thunderstorms could lash the city with 58 mph winds and hailstones the size of a quarter during the Thursday evening rush-hour commute ahead of a wet weekend, forecasters said, The National Weather Service issued "a thunderstorm watch" for the city and region until 7 p.m. Thursday as an eastbound cold front moves through the area and could potentially clash with the humid 80-degree air, a spokesman said. "There's warm humid weather ahead of the front.

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  13. Earthquake a enthusiasta says he knows when 8.8 magnitude quake will hit West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVR Richmond

    A Dutch man is telling Californians to be prepared. In a video posted to YouTube and viewed by hundreds of thousands of people, Frank Hoogerbeets predicts the planets will align Thursday and at 4 p.m. PT, an 8.8+ magnitude earthquake will rattle the western shore of the United States.

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  14. 16 rain, flood gages to be installed this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC15.com

    After the heavy rainfall and damaging floods during last year's Monsoon, the City of Phoenix is buying 16 rain and stream gages to be installed in the communities hardest hit. The Automated Flood Warning Stations will be installed and operated by the Maricopa County Flood Control District and will be a part of its alert system.

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  15. Severe thunderstorm warning issued for areaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milford Mirror

    At 3:35 p.m. radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph, according to the National Weather Service.

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  16. Heroin traffickers created 'epidemic' on Minnesota reservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ATF Special Agent James C. Modzelewski talked about the indictment of a multistate heroin trafficking conspiracy during a Thursday, May 28, 2015 press conference in Minneapolis. Drug traffickers cynically targeted two Minnesota Indian reservations they thought wouldn't have the resources to stop the millions of dollars' worth of heroin suddenly flooding across their borders, investigators say.

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  17. Nova Scotia and P.E.I. sending wildfire fighters to AlbertaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cape Breton Post

    Twenty firefighters from Nova Scotia, including six from Cape Breton, and two from P.E.I. will be in Alberta for 14 days.

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  18. Hurricane season is approaching, are you prepared?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WMBF

    According to the State of South Carolina Governor's Proclamation for Hurricane Awareness Week, hurricanes can be extremely forceful, cause a powerful threat, and destroy citizens' property. Flooding, strong winds, and tornadoes produced by hurricanes can strongly affect residents living along the coast.

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  19. Once-a-day milking suits award-winning farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Taranaki Daily News

    Greg Topless, holding three-year-old daughter Faith, and wife Hannah milked their herd once a day in their first season of ownership of a dairy farm at Strathmore, east of Stratford. An award-winning Taranaki dairy farming couple new to once-a-day milking will put their innovative, low-cost operation on display next month.

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  20. San Andreas inspired Dwayne Johnsons to prepare for natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Dwayne Johnson arrives at the premiere of San Andreas at the TCL Chinese Theatre on in Los Angeles. - Dwayne Johnson has played his share of outsized heroes over the years.

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