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1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

Australia facing "tidal wave of liver disease": expert

Australia is facing a Hepatitis " crisis-in-waiting" with half of all Australians living with hepatitis B or hepatitis C now within the "liver danger-zone" with serious liver disease scratching at the surface, according to a new report released Monday, the World Hepatitis Day.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, Australia, Oceania, World News, Liver Cancer

6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Abundant Grain Ripples Through U.S. Farming Industry

A tidal wave of grain looms over the U.S. agricultural sector, spelling bounty for some companies and challenges for others.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Natural Disasters

9 hrs ago | Freshnews

Dan Marsh of Avail Partners Presents at Rackspace::Solve(TM) in San Francisco

"Solving for the Coming Tidal Wave of Choices: What Are You Willing To Give Up?" That's the topic Dan Marsh, Managing Partner at Avail Partners , will discuss at the Rackspace::Solve summit in San Francisco on July 28 at the St. Regis Hotel.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters

18 hrs ago | Slashdot

Report: Nuclear Plants Should Focus On Risks Posed By External Events

Accidents that American reactors are designed to withstand, like a major pipe break, are "stylized" and do not reflect the bigger source of risk, which is external, according to the study.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Fukushima-area river declared Japan's cleanest

The Arakawa River originates near, and flows through, Fukushima city, which is located about 70 kilometres from the devastated Daiichi nuclear power plant.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Asia, Nuclear Energy, Natural Disasters, Asian Tsunami Disaster,

Star Tribune

Earthquake can hit 'almost any place'

A new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about one-third of the United States and lowers it for one-tenth.


Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Tennessee, IL

The London Free Press

Emergency crews scrambling to handle serious crash in south London

One of the patients, a child, is in critical condition. Another child and four adults were also taken to hospital.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Explosion


Community Health: ?We?re just doing crisis management?

Too many patients and not enough dentists are making for long waits and short tempers at the Shasta Community Health Dental Center.


Related Topix: Dentistry, Natural Disasters

JAM! Showbiz

'We can't prevent script leaks': Steven Moffat

Doctor Who boss Steven Moffat fears movie and TV writers are facing a tidal wave of leaks as technology has made it impossible to keep plotlines secret.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Peter Capaldi

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Vallejo Times-Herald

'Calm before the storm' at the fair

Alyssa Payne of Vallejo cuts blue vinyl ribbons Thursday for the 'Cruisin' the County' display that will greet people to the arts and crafts entries being shown in McCormack Hall.


Related Topix: Vallejo, CA, Natural Disasters, Fairfield, CA

The San Diego Union-Tribune

O'side designated tsunami-ready

City law enforcement officials worked with federal weather officials to prepare various contingency plans in case of an emergency due to a tsunami.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Oceanside, CA, Weather, San Diego County, CA, Coronado, CA

Fox News

Quakes occur in 3 parts of Alaska; no reports of damage, no tsunami

Several earthquakes, including a 5.9 magnitude one, occurred around the same location early Friday in southeast Alaska.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Earthquake

Fox News

Fukushima monkeys' blood shows signs of radiation exposure

Wild monkeys living in forests of Fukushima the Japanese city that was the site of a nuclear power plant meltdown in 2011 have lower blood cell counts than monkeys from northern Japan, and carry detectable levels of cesium in their bodies, researchers have found.


Related Topix: Asian Tsunami Disaster, Natural Disasters, Entomology, Science

The Honolulu Advertiser

Sign floated here by tsunami sent back to village in Japan

The sign belongs to Tanohata Village, a hamlet in Iwate prefecture, Japan, on the northeast coast of Honshu, population roughly 3,550.


Related Topix: Asian Tsunami Disaster

KTOO-TV Juneau

Earthquake felt in Southeast Alaska, no tsunami expected

The preliminary magnitude 6.0 temblor was centered about 96 miles west of Juneau, according to the Alaska Earthquake Information Center.


Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Juneau, AK

Canberra Times

Apocalypse wow: The 10 best end of the world movies

A self-obsessed young man makes his way to the party-to-end-all-parties on the last day on Earth, but ends up saving the life of a little girl searching for her father.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Last Night, Drama Movies, Science Fiction Movies, David Cronenberg, Melancholia, Wedding

Irradiated and brainwashed: Japanese citizens somehow still support nuclear industry

Virtually no one in the Japanese public supports nuclear energy production anymore, thanks to what many now agree was the worst nuclear disaster ever to occur in recorded history.


Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Weird Al: Pop's Last King

When Michael Jackson died, people mourned the death of a giant but they also mourned the death of the cultural consensus he represented.


Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, Dance, Black Entertainment, Michael Jackson, Natural Disasters, Opinion, Weird

Bellingham Herald

U.S. urged to prepare for catastrophic nuclear accidents

Workers in protective suits and masks wait to enter the emergency operation center at the crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station in Okuma, Japan, on Nov. 12, 2011.


Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster


What Did He Know, and...

During the Senate hearings into what had already become known as "Watergate," the leading Republican on the panel, Sen. Howard Baker of Tennessee asked of witnesses "What did the President know and when did he know it?" "The President," in that construct, was Richard Nixon but in the ensuing 41 years, Senator Baker's question has been asked of many ... (more)


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Washington Post, Publishing, The Washington Post Company, Pennsylvania, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Opinion


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