Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Missing hiker found alive after 9 days lost in Sierra NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A woman who was stranded in the rugged Sierra Nevada for nine days while suffering from some broken bones survived by using a water filter to drink from a creek, authorities said. Miyuki Harwood, 62, was found Saturday morning in a remote area of the Sierra National Forest after she used a whistle to get the attention of a search and rescue team who were looking for her, Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims said at a news conference.

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  2. Bushfire danger period delayed on Far South CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bega District News

    THE NSW Rural Fire Service has delayed the start of the statutory bush fire danger period across the Far South Coast area due to recent significant rainfall. THE NSW Rural Fire Service has delayed the start of the statutory bush fire danger period across the Far South Coast area due to recent significant rainfall.

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  3. 'Marvelous Cornelius' revisits Katrina cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    How boring is that? It's much more exciting to get things out than it is to put them away, right? But guess what: When someone helps, cleaning your room isn't a chore. If you make it a game, in fact, it's actually fun.

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  4. Arrowhead fire: 15-acre brush fire 50 percent contained; Highway 18 closedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Firefighters attained 50 percent containment of a 15-acre brush fire near the Arrowhead Springs Resort that forced the closure of Highway 18 late Sunday afternoon, the U.S. Forest Service reported on InciWeb. The Arrowhead fire was reported at 3:07 p.m. and was burning grass and chaparral above San Bernardino near the south end of Waterman Canyon, according to the USFS.

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  5. Hiker missing for 9 days found alive in California forestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Hiker missing for 9 days found alive in California forest SACRAMENTO, Calif. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1Etiel6 Miyuki Harwood was found safe, but injured in a rocky, remote area of northern California's Sierra National Forest.

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  6. Germany, Igad give Karamoja Shs470 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    The German government and Intergovernmental Authority on Development , have launched a a 12 million Drought Resilience Initiative for Karamoja sub-region to support various economic activities to uplift the drought stricken region. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed last week in Kampala by Secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakanizi, Mr John Kabayo, the coordinator regional body's drought sustainability initiative, and Dr Ralf Matthias Mohs, the representative of the German ministry of Economic Development.

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  7. The Centre needs to wake up. Otherwise India may return to the shortages of the mid-1960s.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The cumulative rain deficit in the current monsoon season stood at 12 per cent of the long period average as on August 27. If the deficit continues at this level till the end of September, the IMD's forecast would be coming true. Technically, like last year, this would also be a drought year.

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  8. Soggy sendoff: Remnants of Tropical Storm Erika could soak South Florida into morningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Indigo Star Hoffman, 3 1/2, tries to keep up with her parents, Willow and Michael Hoffman, as they walk to their car. The remnants of Tropical Storm Erika brought heavy rains and some gusty winds to South Florida as the poorly organized weather system moved north through the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015.

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  9. What does it take to battle Alberta wildfires by air?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    It's been a busy wildfire season in Alberta and throughout much of western Canada , and that means a significant number of firefighters risking their lives. So what does it take to battle these types of blazes by air? Jamie Parker has spent the past four wildfire seasons as a rappel firefighter.

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  10. Wesley's Sunday Evening 24/7 ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Tonight, overnight lows will cool to the upper 60s and lower 70s under mostly clear skies. On Monday, expect another mostly sunny day with the rain chance less than 10 percent.

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  11. Hurricane Ignacio weakens as it moves closer to HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    Forecasters say Hurricane Ignacio has been downgraded to a Category 3 hurricane and is on a weakening trend as it moves to the northeast of Hawaii. Anthony Reynes, a meteorologist with the Central Pacific Hurricane Center, says winds have dropped from 130 mph to 115 mph.

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  12. Les Miserables Cast to Honor Kyle Jean-Baptiste in Central Park on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's just been announced that cast members from the LES MISERABLES Broadway company along with other friends of Kyle Jean-Baptiste will gather tomorrow in Central Park to honor him. The event will take place at the Bethesda Fountain at 2pm.

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  13. Sun roll in LangleyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    A nasty wind and rain storm on the Lower Mainland Saturday forced the Langley Rams to move their game with the Sun to Sunday afternoon. Quarterback Cam Bedore came off the bench to throw four second half touchdown passes and the vaunted defence scored a pair of majors in a 52-10 shellacking of the Rams.

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  14. Blue Jays to hire Indians' Shapiro as presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Shapiro will replace Paul Beeston, the longtime Jays president who is retiring. Beeston is expected to remain through the year in Toronto, and Shapiro may not start in Toronto until next season, though the exact starting date isn't known.

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  15. Think Google data was only for ads? Watch the weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Google will now send advice to your mobile phone or desktop if you're in the path of the next big storm. Google search results will start showing your location relative to nearby storms, the weather's direction and speed and recommended actions: from "charge your phone, just in case" to "take cover now."

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  16. Erika's leftover prompt flood watchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    Tropical moisture streaming out of the Gulf of Mexico and over northeast Florida and southeast Georgia through at least Monday evening is bringing waves of heavy showers and embedded thunderstorms. The heaviest activity is expected along coastal locations during the overnight and morning hours, with activity redeveloping inland on Monday afternoon.

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  17. Hurricane Katrina 10 years later: Volunteers remember the clean upRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    "It was, I have lived in New Orleans when my husband was in LSU Dental School we lived down there so I had a connection to New Orleans and worked there and when you saw it on the TV it was so surreal." Belinda Hooton watched Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on her TV in Monroe.

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  18. Better weather conditions help some Montana firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Light rain dampened some wildfires in far western Montana, while other fires closer to the central part of the state continued to spread and threaten rural residences. After most fires grew on Saturday because of warm, windy conditions, Sunday's weather brought at least cooler temperatures across the state.

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  19. San Jose grass fire involves an apparent exploding aerosol canRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The sound of an exploding aerosol can Sunday morning prompted San Jose police officers to call in a small grass fire not far from the department's mounted horse unit on Tully Road. Whether the fire caused the explosion or the explosion sparked the fire is still uncertain, said San Jose Fire Capt.

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  20. Injustice continues in post-Katrina New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    The following is a talk given at a PSL community forum in Albuquerque, New Mexico to mark the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. In the PSL we know that race and class are very intertwined.

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