Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 6)

Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Natural Disasters. (Page 6)

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  1. When the Wells Run Dry: California Neighbors Cope in DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets on the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now, in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's epic Dust Bowl drought.

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  2. When the Wells Run Dry: California Families Cope in DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets in the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's Dust Bowl.

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  3. Ap Photos: Neighbors Fill Buckets, Pray for Rain in DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    People living in this dusty neighborhood called Okieville at the heart of California's Central Valley know the harsh reality of drought. Many of their wells have dried up, so some neighbors rig lines from house to house to share water from the remaining wells deep enough to hit water.

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  4. Neptune at Opposition IIRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | StarDate

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  5. Flood-like situation in Assam, WB after heavy rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    Incessant rains for the past few days have triggered flood-like situation in Assam and in parts of West Bengal. Authorities have sounded a fresh flood alert in parts of Sonitpur, Darrang, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts of Assam for the next 24 to 48 hours.

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  6. Associated Press photographers reflect on Katrina coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    With Hurricane Katrina headed for the Gulf Coast in late August 2005, The Associated Press deployed dozens of staffers to support its New Orleans and Mississippi bureaus. Here, three of the photographers who covered the story talk about their experiences and some of the photos that were the most meaningful to them.

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  7. Ignacio weakens rapidlyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Ignacio weakened to Category 3 hurricane with 115 mph wind on Sunday evening as strong wind shear began to gnaw at the system. Forecasters with the National Weather Service have continued to nudge the forecast track of the cyclone slightly further north, away from the islands.

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  8. NHC has stopped watching ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

    Flooding rain continues to move into Florida as the system formally known as Erika slowly enters the Gulf. The system now looks like it will not regain tropical characteristics.

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  9. Featured AuthorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Kirkus Reviews

    The Kirkus Prize is one of the richest literary awards in the world, with a prize of $50,000 bestowed annually to authors of fiction, nonfiction and young readers' literature. It was created to celebrate the 81 years of discerning, thoughtful criticism Kirkus Reviews has contributed to both the publishing industry and readers at large.

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  10. Floodwaters rising in Arcadia neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A Desoto County neighborhood near Gator Trail is dealing with nearly four-feet deep of floodwater and are working on preparing their homes for the worst. Ted Wentzel and his family took matters into their own hands this morning when their daughter called saying the water was seeping into her home.

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  11. Highway 20 reopens, North Cascades wildfire danger easesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    Highway 20 through the North Cascades National Park reopened about noon Sunday, Aug. 30, after having been closed more than a week because of wildfires in the area. Rainfall over the weekend reduced the fires' threat and allowed firefighters to gain the advantage on several forest fires in timber and underbrush known collectively as the Upper Skagit Complex Fire.

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  12. Obama to Rename Mt McKinleyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Obama to Rename Mt McKinley: The Obama administration announced that it will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives. In response, an angry Pat Robertson told viewers of his 700 Club that we're just lucky Obama didn't cave in to the LGBT community and rename the place Brokeback Mountain.

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  13. Photos show Hurricane Katrina recovery 10 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Ten years on from Hurricane Katrina - the most costly natural disaster in US history - Reuters photographer Carlos Barria returns to New Orleans to match his images of the catastrophe-stricken city with the landscape today. "The idea was to get exactly the same frame as then, lining up the print to compare the inundated city then with the New Orleans of today."

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  14. "Absolutely a wake up call": Metro Vancouverites adapt without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH: Yesterday's storm caught most people in Metro Vancouver by surprise. And it may be a wakeup call for how to handle an emergency if anything more serious happens.

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  15. Community Recovery Action Day offers remembrance, knowledge and hope...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    In honor of International Overdose Remembrance Day, more than 100 residents of the city and surrounding areas gathered Sunday under the Mayor Joseph M. Butler Pavilion in the J.B. Wise parking lot downtown to celebrate Community Recovery Action Day. Some came to remember loved ones whose lives were taken by addiction; others came to rally for a solution to the city's heroin epidemic.

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  16. Oliver Sacks, neurologist and Awakenings author, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    Sacks, who also wrote The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat, revealed in February that he was in the late stages of terminal cancer. Oliver Sacks the eminent neurologist and writer garlanded as the "poet laureate of medicine", has died at his home in New York City.

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  17. Volatile rand causes uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    South Africa's joy at the incoming drop in the price of petrol could be short-lived as the Reserve Bank mulls over interest rates next month and food inflation is set to increase as a result of the drought. On Friday, the Department of Energy announced that the price of petrol would decrease by 69c a litre and diesel by more than 50c a litre on Wednesday morning.

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  18. Vegetation Fire Breaks Out on Jalama Road Near LompocRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Crews were called out at about 10 p.m. to the blaze, which was reported in the 4000 block of Jalama Road, according to Santa Barbara County Fire Department dispatchers. There were reports that at least one structure was threatened in the area, but that could not immediately be confirmed.

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  19. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    On August 31, 1965, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in voting to establish the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In 1886, an earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 7.3 devastated Charleston, South Carolina, killing at least 60 people, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  20. What happened to Tropical Storm Erika?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season has been pretty quiet so far, but it seems like there's been an uptick in the tropics lately. So if storms are forming why are they all falling apart? Well, this year the atmosphere hasn't been kind to our tropical friends.

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