Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 8)

Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. 'Raise The Age' BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Louisiana Legislature has until Monday to compromise on the state's budget. As it stands, the House and Senate versions of the spending plan vary greatly.


  2. Chihuahua rescued after 3 days on side of ravineRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Truro Daily News

    Debbie Mahoney cuddles with Teak a few days after his ordeal. The Kentville woman says he's no worse for wear after spending three days on a ledge over a ravine.


  3. .com | PICS: Seine still rising in Paris a Louvre scrambles to protect artRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | News24

    The swollen Seine River kept rising Friday, spilling out across its banks and some streets in Paris as curators at the Louvre scrambled to protect a huge trove of art from the museum's priceless collection from the flooding. The Seine, which officials said was at its highest level in nearly 35 years, was expected to peak sometime later Friday.


  4. Triple digit temps expected on third day of Southern California heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The summer season's first heat wave went into its third day today, with temperatures slated to reach 100 degrees Fahrenheit in inland Orange County and L.A. County's San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys, but a cooling trend is expected starting Sunday. “The combination of hot temperatures, widespread humidity in the single digits and teens, and gusty onshore winds will bring elevated fire danger ... across inland areas,” said a statement posted on the National Weather Service website.


  5. Sarasota sheriffs find woman dead in swimming poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WWSB

    The National Hurricane Center says there is a 60 percent chance of a tropical cyclone forming over the southern Gulf of Mexico by early next week. The rain coverage today will be less than in previous days but that will not last long.


  6. The Latest: Floods in 1 German state causes damage of $500MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A police car patrols in a street of Simbach am Inn, southern Germany, Friday, June 3, 2016. Several people have been killed when flooding hit some places in Bavaria.


  7. 5 dead, 4 missing after Army truck swept away in Texas floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | KCTV5

    Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties were bracing for more flooding along the Brazos River, which... . James Billings, left, and his dog Shadow, stands with Philip McBride, right, as they watch the water rise Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Horseshoe Bend, Texas.


  8. Burn ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Union Democrat

    Controlled burning is a necessary part of wildfire prevention. Intentionally burning undergrowth in the right conditions can reduce forest waste, which otherwise could provide fuel for the next big blaze.


  9. Nassau battling mosquitoes as fears of Zika virus loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Nassau County officials last week urged residents to remove any standing water from their yards to eradicate mosquitoes' breeding grounds. Above, from left, were Craig Craft, county emergency management commissioner; Dr. Brinda Doraiswamy, Nassau University Medical Center infectious diseases director; Dr. Victor Politi, Nassau University Medical Center president and CEO; Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano; Donna Ceravolo, Girl Scouts of Nassau County executive director and CEO; Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein, county health commissioner; and Anthony Falco, mosquito control supervisor.


  10. Fort McMurray residents return to mouldy fridges and overgrown lawnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Mike Maloney and his wife Tessa Maloney, hug as they unpack to re-enter their home after being evacuated due to wildfires, in Fort McMurray Alta, on Wednesday June 1, 2016. Parts of Fort McMurray have been open for the public to go back home.


  11. Have Chainsaw, Will Homestead: Granberg Alaskan mill helps couple establish new lifestyleRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Timberline

    Have Chainsaw, Will Homestead: Granberg Alaskan mill helps couple establish new lifestyle Granberg Alaskan Chainsaw Mill helps couple establish homestead lifestyle. By Tim Cox Date Posted: 6/1/2016 When Cody Crone and his wife decided to leave the city life behind and embark on living a homesteading lifestyle in rural Oregon, they had their work cut out for them.


  12. Burning restricted to night hours onlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Union Democrat

    Burn hours in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties are now limited to nighttime only, Cal Fire administrators with the Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit announced Tuesday afternoon. Pile burning is allowed each night between 7 p.m. and 8 a.m. with a valid burn permit, Cal Fire personnel is San Andreas said.


  13. Prince's death adds to opioid overdose epidemic's grim tollRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    Prince's death from an overdose of the powerful opioid fentanyl is another example of the national opioid epidemic driven by prescription painkillers. "This was a man in his 50s who may have been struggling with pain and took a very potent opioid analgesic and died accidentally from an overdose," said Dr. Barbarajean Magnani, pathologist-in-chief at Tufts Medical Center who read a one-page autopsy report released Thursday.


  14. TD Bonnie may strengthen briefly today; watching Gulf into next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Minor intensification may bring Bonnie back to tropical storm status before fizzling out north of Bermuda over the weekend. Into next week, we are going to be watching the eastern Gulf of Mexico for possible tropical development.


  15. Flash Flooding Threat Again TodayRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Friday brings more rain to Central Texas and our potential for flooding will stay high. Make sure to stay on high alert when driving out in the elements today; make sure to slow down on slick roads, give yourself lots plenty of sudden stopping distance between you an other cars, and ultimately remember never to drive over roads with water covering them.


  16. Paris on alert as swollen Seine reaches peak levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    The rain-swollen River Seine in Paris reached its highest level in three decades Friday, spilling its banks and prompting the Louvre museum to shut its doors and evacuate artworks in its basement. Parisians were urged to avoid the banks of the river which was expected to reach a peak of six metres Friday, while deadly floods continued to wreak havoc elsewhere in France and Germany.


  17. Paris floods set to peak as torrential rain causes chaos across EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Live Charts

    Floodwaters threatening Paris were set to peak on Friday as the Louvre and Orsay museums closed to move artworks to safety in the wake of torrential rain that has killed 20 people in three countries. The Louvre said it was closing to "ensure the protection of the works located in flood zones".


  18. new5 dead, 4 missing after Army truck swept away in Texas floodRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2016 | WTOV9

    Five soldiers were killed and four were missing after an Army troop carrier was washed from a low-water crossing and overturned Thursday in a rain-swollen creek at Fort Hood, the Texas Army post said. Three soldiers were found dead shortly after the 2 1/2-ton truck was toppled by the swift current of Owl Creek during a morning training exercise.


  19. Activists Wear Orange To Protest Gun Violence Or SomethingRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Right Wing News

    Much like with Earth Hour, leftist activists put on orange for the day to complain about the high rates of gun violence in mostly Democratic Party run cities A handful of state lawmakers stood alongside groups advocating for increased gun safety measures on National Gun Violence Awareness Day at the state legislative building. Members of the group North Carolinians Against Gun Violence wore orange shirts and handed out orange ribbons in what has also become known as "Wear Orange Day."


  20. UPDATE 1-Botswana gets GSK's modern HIV drug in largest ever Africa tenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2013 | Reuters

    An HIV drug first approved less than three years ago is to be rolled out in Botswana as a core medicine for newly diagnosed patients, following the largest ever tender secured by GlaxoSmithKline's HIV business in Africa. ViiV Healthcare, which is majority-owned by GSK, said on Friday it was the first time that Tivicay, or dolutegravir, was being made available as a first-line treatment as part of a national health program in sub-Saharan Africa.