Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 6)

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

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  1. Idaho wildfire destroys structures, prompts evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Bayview, Idaho a At least six homes along with other structures have been destroyed in a wildfire near Bayview in northern Idaho that grew to more than 3 square miles Monday and forced about 200 residents to evacuate. The blaze that started Sunday afternoon was being fought by about 100 firefighters on the ground, four aircraft and a U.S. Navy boat dousing expensive homes near shore on the south end of Lake Pend Oreille.

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  2. Bayview wildfire destroys structures, prompts evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNIN-TV Boise

    At least six homes along with other structures have been destroyed in a wildfire near Bayview in northern Idaho that grew to more than 3 square miles Monday and forced about 200 residents to evacuate. The blaze that started Sunday afternoon was being fought by about 100 firefighters on the ground, four aircraft and a U.S. Navy boat dousing expensive homes near shore on the south end of Lake Pend Oreille.

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  3. They've Seen Lots of Droughts, But This One's DifferentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | National Geographic

    In the drought-plagued suburbs east of San Francisco Bay, John Baker watches his home's water meter more closely than his TV. Having lived through two other major droughts over the past four decades, the 67-year-old software engineer once again is doing everything he can think of to save water.

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  4. Bayview Fire Destroys 6 HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    The Cape Horn fire on Lake Pend Oreille broke out Sunday and quickly spread up the hill, prompting officials to order mandatory evacuations for residents east of Bayview. At least six homes along with other structures have been destroyed in a wildfire near Bayview that grew to more than 3 square miles Monday and forced about 200 residents to evacuate.

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  5. A Deep Look At Depomed's Billion-Dollar Bet On NucyntaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In April 2015, Depomed closed the acquisition of NUCYNTA and NUCYNTA ER from J&J. The total cost of the deal was $1.05 billion in cash.

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  6. Herb Among Bayview EvacueesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Bay Views blogger Herb Huseland tells of his experience of being forced to evacuate Bayview as a result of the Cape Horn fire: "I am writing this from a motel room in Coeur d'Alene. Bayview is under emergency evacuation orders due to an uncontrolled wild fire near the East end of Cape Horn.

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  7. 3 Artsy Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    Kaori Takamura Local artist Kaori Takamura has something to say and she's using attention-grabbing, colorful design to do it. Using textiles and fabric patterning mixed with embroidery and meticulous digital art, "express[es] women's tangled and intricate everyday feelings," she writes in her artist's statement.

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  8. Germany breaks temperature record during European heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UPI

    Germany broke its heat record on Sunday after a 104.5 degree Fahrenheit temperature was documented, the hottest since records began in 1881. The previous record of 104.3 degrees Fahrenheit was set in 1983 and matched in 2003.

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  9. North Korea requests medical aid from U.N. agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UPI

    North Korea is seeking U.N. medical assistance as it continues to battle what it says is the "worst drought in 100 years." Authorities in Pyongyang have requested medication that could help prevent water-borne diseases, South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo reported on Sunday.

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  10. Summertime Ramadan: A once in 33-year endurance testRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NJ.com

    For four weeks, physician Sheraz Siddiqui will begin his day at 3:15 a.m. with " suhoor ," a breakfast of a peanut butter sandwich on whole wheat bread, a cup of juice, and water. Lots of water.

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  11. The Sustainability of Bottled WaterRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

    The sustainability of bottled water has been a consistently studied and embittered subject for a variety of reasons. Issues with its packaging and sourcing have remained contentious, most specifically the repurposing of public water for profits by some of the largest corporations in the world.

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  12. Idaho wildfire destroys several homesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    A wildfire in northern Idaho has destroyed at least six homes and forced about 200 residents in an upscale lakeside community to evacuate as it ballooned to more than 3 square miles today. The blaze started Sunday afternoon and burned through a mix of year-round residences and seasonal homes near the southern shore of Lake Pend Oreille, the state's largest lake and a recreation and fishing destination.

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  13. California grid expected to maintain reliability despite droughtRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    According to the North American Electric Reliability Corporation , the bulk power system in California is not expected to lose grid reliability this summer, despite a drought that has lowered hydroelectric generation . Overall, NERC expects more than 72 gigawatts of electric generating capacity to be available this summer in the part of the electric grid covering much of California.

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  14. Brecon Beacons fatal lightning strike victims believed to be from EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    All four people who were struck in the sudden storm were thought to be visiting the National Park from England, Dyfed-Powys Police say The four men who were struck by lightning during a sudden storm in the Brecon Beacons described as being "like something out of a movie" are all believed to be from England. The lightning struck at about noon on Sunday, hitting separate groups of walkers near the Beacons' highest peak, Pen y Fan.

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  15. Mers virus: 5 things you need to know about the disease in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The Philippines has confirmed their second case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome after a foreign national tested positive for the disease.

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  16. More Heavy Rain to Soak Areas of Central U.S. Already Soaked to the BoneRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Gawker

    Have you had a chance to dry out from Rainpocalypse 2015? I hope so! We're getting ready to see significant amounts of rain across the central U.S. in a short amount of time, and flash flood watches are in place in anticipation of this environmental ablution as we trudge through the first full week of July. Oklahoma looks to be on track to see the heaviest rain, with a bullseye of six or more inches possible along and east of Interstate 44, according to the Weather Prediction Center.

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  17. Westman still in cleanup mode after last year's wild weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    An uprooted tree on Balmoral Bay rests on a convertible after a severe thunderstorm wreaked havoc on Brandon last July. One year ago Westman was battling heavy rains and strong winds.

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  18. Monday Morning Wildfire UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KBND-AM Bend

    A minor weather change made a significant difference for firefighters battling the Corner Creek Fire, 11 miles south of Dayville, now at 26,000 acres. Slightly cooler, moister air Sunday allowed crews to spend more time on creating fire lines.

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  19. Blaze burns homes, forces evacuations in upscale Idaho areaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    A wildfire in northern Idaho has destroyed at least six homes and forced about 200 residents in an upscale lakeside community to evacuate as it ballooned to more than 3 square miles Monday. The blaze started Sunday afternoon and burned through a mix of year-round residences and seasonal homes near the southern shore of Lake Pend Oreille, the state's largest lake and a recreation and fishing destination.

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  20. Off-duty firefighter defeats AZ brush fireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    Arizona will have one less wildfire this season, thanks to an off-duty firefighter who just happened to be driving by and saw it. Fred Arnett says he and his friend were driving along Highway 260 just outside of Pasyon when they saw a decent-sized fire along the side of the road.

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