Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Hessman sets minor league HR record with No. 433Read the original story

    1 hr ago | KTVN Reno

    Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people. Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people.

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  2. Drought could hurt endangered fish caught in water fightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Wednesday, July 15, 2015 photo, a Delta smelt is seen at the University of California Davis Fish Conservation and Culture Lab in Byron,Calif. The tiny, endangered fish, found in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is at the the center of the state's water battle between farmers and biologists.

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  3. Egypt's disaffected youth increasingly calling for violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    In this Tuesday, June 30, 2015 photo, protesters affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood run in fear of Egyptian police forces opening fire towards them during a protest on the second anniversary of the ouster of Islamist Presid... Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people. Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people.

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  4. Area/Region News in BriefRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Times Observer

    There will be no August meeting of the Warren County Veterans Council due to scheduling conflicts associated with the Warren County Fair. The Warren County Republican Committee will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, at Republican headquarters, Third Ave. at Conewango Ave..

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  5. 9 people swept away by flash flood in central Chinese city of Xi'an; 8 bodies ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Coast Reporter

    A flash flood has struck a scenic area outside the city of Xi'an in central China, sweeping away nine Chinese tourists, state media reported Tuesday. Eight bodies have been recovered.

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  6. New Hampshire officials probing tent collapse that killed 2Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night investigating the collapse of a circus tent during a severe storm that killed two spectators and injured at least 22 other people. Authorities were looking at how the tent was put up at the Lancaster Fairgrounds, about 90 miles north of the capital of Concord.

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  7. College of Marin to hold open house at new academic center SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marin Independent Journal

    It's green and it's gorgeous, or at least that's how College of Marin officials feel about the new $23 million campus academic center. Marin residents can make their own assessment at an open house Saturday featuring campus tours, college history and barbecue.

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  8. Wet basements an issueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Observer

    Carl Ewing, a Burgess Street resident, reported to the Silver Creek Village Board Monday that rain water is following the wrong path to reach the drainage system. "We need to try to capture the water or everyone will be floating because it seems to rain more and more each year," he said.

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  9. Cooler weather helps crews battling explosive California wildfire; 13,000 are urged to fleeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lethbridge Herald

    This 2014 photo provided by the Black Hills, S.D., National Forest shows U.S. Forest Service firefighter David Ruhl in the national forest near Custer, S.D. Ruhl, 38, of Rapid City, S.D., was killed while scouting a wildfire in Northern California when he became trapped by the wind-stoked blaze, officials said Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. LOWER LAKE, Calif.

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  10. Puerto Rico's other crisis: It's running out of waterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 4029TV.com

    Puerto Rico doesn't have enough money to pay its bills. It went into default for the first time in its history on Monday.

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  11. California drought could doom endangered fish caught in the centre of state's water battlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | 680News

    California's historic drought could wipe out a tiny, endangered fish that's played an outsized role in the state's water wars. The delta smelt lives in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, which supplies water to Central Valley farms and millions of Southern California residents.

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  12. Suncorp warns against government disaster insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Queensland-based insurance giant Suncorp has warned against the establishment of a government-run insurance scheme to cover Australians hit by natural disasters. The controversial proposal has constantly rattled the insurance industry, with consumers complaining that in recent years they have not been properly covered after major cyclones and bushfires.

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  13. Can New Orleans apparent school improvements be duplicated?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Researchers say school reforms in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina have been successful but there are questions about whether they can be duplicated elsewhere. Three articles by researchers at Tulane's Education Research Alliance for New Orleans published Tuesday look at the education overhaul after the catastrophic flooding in 2005.

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  14. Asia stocks uneven as China data weighs on confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Stocks are opening slightly lower in the U.S. as energy companies slide along with the price of crude oil. . Trader Joseph Lawler works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Aug. 3, 2015.

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  15. TuesdayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WOODTV.com

    First, if you haven't seen it, check out the write-up on Sunday's storms from the Gaylord NWS . It has a radar loop of the storms and pics.

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  16. Guyanese official urges policy change to improve region's food securityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    A Guyanese government official has called for a re-examination of the policies that govern intraregional trade, with a view to setting an agenda for the Caribbean to achieve food nutrition and security. George Jervis, permanent secretary in the agriculture ministry in Guyana, cited the arbitrary use, as well as abuse, of non-tariff barriers as a major hindrance to the growth of intraregional trade in agricultural goods and services.

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  17. Circus tent collapse kills 2 spectatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    Flood Warning issued August 2 at 4:00PM EDT expiring August 7 at 2:00AM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued July 29 at 9:41AM EDT expiring July 30 at 9:41AM EDT in effect for: Sarasota Flood Warning issued July 29 at 9:41AM EDT expiring July 30 at 9:41AM EDT in effect for: Pasco Flood Warning issued July 30 at 9:08PM EDT expiring August 3 at 6:00PM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 3 at 4:14PM EDT expiring August 5 at 2:00PM EDT in effect for: Hillsborough Flood Warning issued August 1 at 5:43PM EDT expiring August 4 at 11:36PM EDT in effect for: Pasco Coastal Flood Statement issued August 3 at 11:16AM EDT expiring August 4 at 8:00AM EDT in effect for: Pinellas Areal Flood Watch issued August 1 at 1:58PM EDT expiring August 2 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Pinellas LANCASTER, N.H. - Safety officials in New Hampshire worked through the night ... (more)

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  18. Citing India, Obama unveils clean power planRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to reduce emissions from coal-fired power plants citing how global climate changes were affecting the world with more storms, droughts and floods and decimating crops from India to Africa. "This is our moment to get this right and leave something better for our kids," he said calling his Clean Power Plan "the single most important step America has ever taken in the fight against global climate change."

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  19. Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfireRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Firefighters were working aggressively to regain control after a raging Northern California fire jumped a highway that had served as a containment line for the massive blaze - one of 20 wildfires burning in California. Cooler weather had helped crews build a buffer Monday between the wildfire and some of the thousands of homes it threatened as it tore through drought-withered brush in Lake County that hadn't burned in years.

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  20. SMEC defends role in assessing Myanmar damRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    The Snowy Mountains Engineering Corp has defended its role in drawing up an environmental impact assessment report for a controversial dam in Myanmar that faces strong local resistance. The 7,000 megawatt dam on the Salween River in eastern Myanmar is backed by Chinese, Myanmar and Thai companies, and will flood 676 square kilometres of low-lying farmland and forest.

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