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  1. Police Jury takes action on water concerns, SwansonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The News-Star

    Police Jury takes action on water concerns, Swanson President Scotty Robinson will serve as liaison between the jury and Greater Ouachita Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1yMwD9a Greater Ouachita Water Company Project Manager Jason Moss displays water samples to the Ouachita Parish Police Jury taken to show an increased water quality for customers. The Ouachita Parish Police Jury addressed complaints about water concerns Monday night by appointing a liaison between the jury and Greater Ouachita Water Company.

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  2. Stunning hurricane flood risks in NJRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

    Stunning hurricane flood risks in NJ Stunning, without a doubt. Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1GbGxRn Another interactive map I just came across shows how incredibly far inland hurricane storm surges could flow in New Jersey.

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  3. President Obama Signs Georgia Disaster DeclarationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The White House

    ... Madison, Oglethorpe, Pickens, Stephens, and White. W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Department of Homeland Security, named Benigno Bern Ruiz as the Federal Coordinating Officer for federal recovery ...

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  4. Hardin County Added to Federal Disaster DeclarationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... by local officials, representatives of Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Previously declared counties include: Anderson, Bedford, Bledsoe, Blount, Campbell, Clay, Coffee, Cumberland, Fentress, ...

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  5. Obama declares January blizzard a disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cape Cod Times

    ... affected areas to explain how to apply for aid. Public projects will be paid through the state from funding provided by FEMA and other federal agencies. The declaration comes after Gov. Charlie Baker sent a formal request to FEMA in a 22-page letter ...

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  6. $5 million in Katrina bonus pay for city workers killed 5 years after 'promise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | NOLA.com

    ... fighting for the city to pay the bonuses for years, has argued that such a conditional promise wouldn't make any sense. FEMA only reimburses expenses, it doesn't fund them on the front end. By indicating its support, Gebrian said, the city was ...

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  7. Help Westcliffe family who lost home in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    The Turley family lost their home in a fire April 6. The children, Paige, 5, Marcus, 7, and Travis, 9, pictured, and parents, Oscar and Anna Turley, are in need of clothing and household items. The Oscar and Anna Turley family of Williamsburg lost their home in a fire April 6. The family is safe, but the home was destroyed and they lost everything.

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  8. AP Was There: Original AP report of Oklahoma bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    EDITOR'S NOTE: On April 19, 1995, a former U.S. Army soldier parked a rented Ryder truck packed with explosives outside a federal building in Oklahoma City. The blast killed 168 people and injured more than 500 others, and the attack is the worst homegrown terror attack on American soil.

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  9. Hardin County added to counties getting aid for deadly stormRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has announced that Hardin County will be added to the counties that will receive federal aid as a result of February's winter storm that killed 30 people across the state and cost more than $30 million. The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency says there are now 36 counties included in the presidential disaster declared in Tennessee as a result of the storm and the plunging temperatures that followed.

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  10. DOT agencies take coordinated actions to increase the safe transportation of energy products by railRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... other government agencies including the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the

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  11. Gov. Rauner visits tornado victims in Fairdale, IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... me of when Cheney went to New Orleans after the hurricane. Neither could care less about the victims. Please consider FEMA assistance. Just to help the people with their homes at least, the state and counties can recieve help too. I am not ...

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  12. Agencies coordinate actions to increase safe transportation of energy productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... other government agencies including the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Department of Energy (DOE). *Information required by PHMSA Safety ...

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

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... a hushed, invitation-only town meeting was held. A local business owner in attendance told me that an official from FEMA was present amid a group of local dignitaries. The possibility of serious damage being inflicted along the more vulnerable ...

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  14. Pillowcase Project prepares children for possible disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. When Ocean Bay Elementary School teacher Pam Datlof first heard about The Pillowcase Project, sponsored by Disney and presented by the American Red Cross, she jumped at the opportunity to bring the presentation to her third-grade class.

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  15. FBI looking into whether ex-CIA and FBI officials' info was hackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KSL-TV

    ... Agency. "Let these evil NWO satanists know that there will be hell to pay for their 911 treason, and their future FEMA camp planned public crackdown treason also," the message reads. "Jesus is Lord, and the public is in charge, not these satanic NWO ...

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  16. New Mexico Awarded More than $1 Million in Federal Disaster...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... and also for irrigation purposes. The funding, which is made possible by the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Public Assistance program, covers the removal, hauling away and proper disposal of the debris. To date, FEMA has obligated more ...

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  17. President Declares Disaster for TennesseeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... and warranted by the results of further damage assessments. The social media links provided are for reference only. FEMA does not endorse any non-government websites, companies or applications. FEMA's mission is to support our citizens and first ...

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  18. Oklahoma City Bombing 20th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KSNT-TV Topeka

    EDITOR'S NOTE: On April 19, 1995, a former U.S. Army soldier parked a rented Ryder truck packed with explosives outside a federal building in Oklahoma City. The blast killed 168 people and injured more than 500 others, and the attack is the worst homegrown terror attack on American soil.

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  19. Our view: Alabama homeowners need tax credit for building storm sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Alabama Live

    ... primary residence. It would have paid the estimated $41 million cost of the tax credits by taking the money from the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grants. The bill died and was never resurrected. We believe it is time for someone in Alabama's congressional ...

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  20. Nuclear Regulatory Commission: Why a 10-Mile Zone around Indian PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    ... and holding off on the harvesting of crops until readings indicated radiation levels were back to normal. As a key NRC/FEMA report on emergency planning states, "In a particular emergency, protective actions might well be restricted to a small part ...

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