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  1. Make My DayHOW I Get Most of My Column IdeasRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2009 | American Reporter

    As world leaders convene the Copenhagen climate talks, discussion has focused on the need for wealthy countries to reduce emissions. Far less attention has been paid to the inevitable reality that emissions in the poorest parts of the world need to increase.


  2. 25 years since Loma PrietaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cyclelicious

    ... Japan, incidentally, because my retired parents now live in far northern Japan, where the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami devastated much of the Pacific coast of northeastern Japan. My parents sat tight for a day in their solar and wind powered ...


  3. Franklin Expedition deep sea find in Arctic led to 'tidal wave of emotion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Vancouver Sun

    'Ultra Rich Asian Girls' of Vancouver held a media call to introduce the cast of the reality online show soon to premiere its first episode. According to the press release the show documents, "the daughters of affluent, Mandarin speaking Chinese Canadians living in Vancouver.


  4. What will it take to rein in Big Money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Institute for Southern Studies

    On Oct. 16, 2014, Ellen Weintraub -- a member of the Federal Election Commission , an agency launched in 1975 after the Watergate scandal to watchdog campaign spending -- visited North Carolina to talk about the rising influence of money in U.S. politics. Institute for Southern Studies Executive Director Chris Kromm joined Weintraub and state Rep. Pricey Harrison on a panel in Raleigh to discuss the new threats money poses to our democracy, and what can be done about it.


  5. UN asks $1 billion for Ebola, gets $100,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Click Orlando

    ... the 2010 Haiti earthquake, companies donated cash and other resources worth $148 million. And when an earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan, companies provided $298 million to help with relief. Even companies with close ties to West Africa have ...


  6. Facebook's new 'Safety Check' feature allows users to notify friends of their safety after major disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Post-Standard

    ... so they can notify friends they're safe and check on others. In a blog post , Facebook cites the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan as an eye-opener because the company noticed people using technology and social media to stay connected with loved ...


  7. Surf's up with wave-tracking Glassy Pro One smartwatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | TrustedReviews

    ... " " There's also the added option of sharing your surf sesh with your mates, should you successfully tackle a sudden tsunami off the coast of Cornwall. "Glassy Pro One counts the number of waves that you get in a session, which you can compare with ...


  8. Operation Stop DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Slate Magazine

    ... was involved in bringing airlift support, infrastructure, and public health aid to Indonesia after the Indian Ocean tsunami in late 2004. According to a 2006 poll conducted by Terror Free America, an anti-extremist nonprofit group (its chairs ...


  9. Twitpic Is Dead -- This Time, For RealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Twitpic, Everett's six-year-old photo hosting service, said in early September that it would be shutting down on Sept. 25 . Twitpic provided a way for users to share and store pictures on Twitter even before the 140-character social media giant had incorporated photos into its stream.


  10. How to Get in the Mind of Google: The Human Rater Handbook Leaked by @neilpatelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Search Engine Journal

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  11. Facebook Creates 'Safety Check' Tool for DisastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... easier. It grew out of a disaster message board that Facebook engineers created in 2011 following the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Once users activate the tool, it will determine their location using the city they have listed in their profile, ...


  12. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's legacy: the great democratic leader who became a followerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Age

    ... A worker stands among coconut palm trees snapped off at a beach near Lam No, Indonesia, after the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami. Photo: Jason South The Boxing Day tsunami just months after he was inaugurated was devastating, but Indonesia rebuilt quickly ...


  13. Facebook 'Safety Check' Connects Users After DisastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | InformationWeek

    ... see your safety status and any comments you share. Facebook said it developed the tool after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, which affected more than 12.5 million people. "During that crisis we saw how many people used technology and ...


  14. Facebook: The New Face Of A MonopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Seeking Alpha

    ... they're safe, check on others in the affected area, and mark friends as safe. Facebook cited the 2011 earthquake and tsunami as the impetus for this service, as it viewed the reliance on social media to connect with loved ones. This service will ...


  15. Facebook's new feature lets loved ones know you're safe in a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... where you are using the internet". Facebook came up with the Safety Check idea in the wake of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan in 2011, when they set up a Disaster Message Board. The new service will initially be focused on natural disasters but ...


  16. Poll: How Will Pelosi's Decision to Remain Democratic Leader Affect Her Caucus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | National Journal

    Q: Nancy Pelosi has said she'll stay on as Democratic leader in the House after the midterms. How do you think her decision will affect her caucus? It is good news for House Democrats: 26% It is bad news for House Democrats: 26% It won't make a difference: 48% "She's a solid leader, fundraiser, and attack dog.


  17. FACTBOX-Natural disasters at decade-low in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | AlertNet

    ... - almost 100 million - was the lowest of the decade. In previous years, massive disasters like the Indian Ocean tsunami of 2004 and the 2010 Haiti earthquake, have caused spikes in deaths and the number of people affected. Here are some additional ...


  18. Seoul likely to send disaster relief team to Ebola-hit AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Korea Herald

    ... grounds. Rescue and medical workers were dispatched to Japan when it was devastated by a massive earthquake and tsunami in March 2011. A group of such personnel was also sent to the Philippines in 2013 when the country was hit by super typhoon ...


  19. Armenian Orphan Rug To Go On Display At White House Visitor Center In NovemberRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Groong

    ... Hoover and a work known as Flowering Branches in Lucite, a gift of the Japanese government after the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. The new exhibition will somewhat blunt the explosive symbolic power of the rug's display by contextualizing it with ...


  20. Statement By NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan On Of The Display Of...Read the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Groong

    ... to President Obama in recognition of American support of the people of Japan after the devastating earthquake and tsunami in 2010. The White House Visitor Center is located at 1450 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. The center is free and open to the public ...