Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 7)

Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Natural Disasters. (Page 7)

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  1. How an Auckland blow would hit underground infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  2. Collapsing volcanoes: New Zealand scientists to study complex threatRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  3. 'Sunshine, blue skies' would be welcome sight for NCAA, but more delays could be in the forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Northfield News

    The NCAA officials, ballpark administrators, athletic department representatives and coaches who've already had input on the revised College World Series schedule better get used to spending lots of time together.

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  4. Rain sends people back to shelters in quake-hit OsakaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Investigators check the collapsed wall that killing a schoolgirl at an elementary school in Takatsuki, Osaka prefecture on Tuesday. OSAKA: The number of people taking refuge at shelters in earthquake-hit western Japan's Osaka prefecture grew by 1,000 on Wednesday as rain that started in the early hours sparked fears about landslides, leading some residents to return to the facilities.

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  5. West Basin Reaches Milestone of Producing 200 Billion Gallons of Recycled WaterRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PRWeb

    West Basin, a wholesale water agency that provides imported drinking water to nearly one million people in 17 cities and unincorporated areas in Los Angeles County, and is an industry leader in producing recycled water, today announces the District has reached a milestone of producing 200 billion gallons of recycled water. The West Basin Municipal Water District recently announced achieving the milestone of producing more than 200 billion gallons of recycled water since opening its first facility in 1995.

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  6. UK weather: Sizzling 83F highs will sweep Britain this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Two-week heatwave with NO RAIN and 86F highs kicks off tomorrow as glorious sun set for England's World Cup clash with Panama on Sunday Temperatures due to hit 83F today in South East England, before falling again to low-70s F Mercury will then rise to 81F by weekend in parts of Britain - and it could reach 86F next week Parts of central and southern England have had just 5% of average monthly rainfall in the first half of June With little rain on the horizon for these areas, some parts are now on their way to one of their driest on record Much of Britain is set to bask in dry conditions over the coming fortnight as temperatures hit 86F , with no rain forecast for the next two weeks.

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  7. Watch Live: Flash Flood Watch west of HoustonLearn MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    On Wednesday there's a 90 percent rain chance, a 50 percent chance on Thursday and a 20 percent rain chance Friday through the weekend. The Flash Flood Watch for Houston has now ended, although scattered rain is likely for the rest of the week.

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  8. Trailer fire blamed on phone charger deemed accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    San Carlos firefighters arrived at 3 p.m. where a trailer and surrounding grass were on fire.  John Broadhead said he heard noises coming from his backyard and within minutes he saw plumes of smoke. Broadhead said his wife plugged an iPhone charger in the shed, then minutes later, the entire structure was on fire.

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  9. Janesville residents clean up after strong storm knocks down trees, clogs storm drainsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Channel3000

    Rock County Emergency Management officials said the east side of Janesville was hit the hardest. The strong winds brought down large trees along Wright Road.

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  10. Body of woman swept away by flood found in RanongRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Nation

    Searchers on Tuesday recovered the body of a Ranong woman who was a passenger in a pickup truck that had been swept into a canal in a flash flood on Saturday night. The four-day search ended with the discovery of the body of Nokkaew Namsantiah, 39, submerged beneath tree branches and other debris.

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  11. Flooding and storm surges threat for Scotland's cities revealed in new reportRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    SCOTLAND'S four largest cities must improve coastal defences and should consider planting thousands of trees to combat the effects of climate change by 2050, according to a new report. People living in most of the world's cities face problems caused by rising temperatures including heatwaves, flooding , water shortages and blackouts by mid-century without urgent action to curb greenhouse gases.

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  12. Offshore oil and gas platform kilometres from Taranaki quake epicentreRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    The epicentre of the quake that rocked Taranaki on Tuesday night was 35 kilometres southwest of Opunake at a depth of 12km. The coloured blocks show where tremors were reported.

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  13. The opioid overdose crisis is hitting all of Philadelphia, new data showRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Aubrey Whelan is a staff writer assigned to the enterprise team. Since joining the Inquirer in 2012, she has covered crime in Philadelphia and everything in Chester County.

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  14. Many in Puerto Rico still under tarps as storm threat loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Republic

    Hurricane Maria ripped away part of the steel roof from Carmen Lidia Torres Mercado's home in the Puerto Rican capital. Nine months later, she is still relying on a blue plastic tarp to protect her home, even with a new storm season already two weeks old.

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  15. 'Gene therapy, biotechnology can tackle deforestation and air pollution'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, June 19 : Gene therapy and biotechnology can be used to tackle environmental issues like deforestation and air pollution, while genetic modification in mosquitoes can solve the problems of epidemic diseases such as dengue and malaria, experts said here on Tuesday. "Gene therapy is very promising in solving the problems in curing diseases and genetic disorders that do not have any remedy at present.

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  16. Japan's historic World Cup win over Colombia lifts mood after quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Age

    Tokyo: Japan basked in the glow of its World Cup soccer team's historic win over Colombia , a victory that has lifted the nation's mood after an earthquake struck its second-biggest metropolis Osaka. Fans watching Tuesday night's match at pubs and outdoor bars in the downtown Tokyo area of Shibuya celebrated when Japan clinched a 2-1 victory, exchanging high-fives with strangers on the street and flooding into Shibuya's famous "scramble crossing," prompting scores of police to come out to ensure order.

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  17. Sunny Wednesday morning, hot day aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, June 20 : The National Capital woke up to a sunny Wednesday morning with the minimum temperature recorded at 29.8 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average. The Met has predicted a warm day ahead with heat wave like conditions in Delhi, as the maximum temperature is likely to hover around 41 to 42 degrees Celsius.

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  18. Puerto Rico's water system stutters back to normalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Carmen Rodriguez Santiago counts herself lucky to have any water service at home. But eight months after Hurricane Maria, the 52-year-old security guard said the faucets in her cream-and-pink-colored house still run dry every two to three days, and the water, when it returns, is flecked with sediment.

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  19. Mexico1 1004x500Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | New Vision

    After Mexico scored a goal to defeat defending champions Germany in their opening World Cup match on Sunday, a tweet suggesting that celebrating fans had triggered an "artificial earthquake" in Mexico City went viral. But according to experts, no such earthquake occurred.

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  20. Met Eireann predict possible 'heat wave' and 'warmest weather of the year' next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Soaking up the sun at Howth Pier during the sunny weather was Roisin Fleming from Donaghmeade and Dylan Cooling from Artane. Pic Steve Humphreys Summer 2018 has been filled with sunshine for many parts of the country and now Met Eireann are predicting the best may yet be still to come.

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