Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 9)

Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Natural Disasters. (Page 9)

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  1. Las Vegas-area air advisory extended due to wildfire smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Public health officials in Las Vegas have extended an air quality advisory due to smoke from wildfires in California and in mountains west of Las Vegas. The Clark County Department of Air Quality said Tuesday that elevated levels of ozone and smoke could remain in the air through Thursday.

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  2. Ap Fact Check: Overstatements in Trump's economic speechRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC29

    A speeding wildfire in California that turned hundreds of homes near Lake Isabella to piles of twisted rubble has forced a conversation about how to minimize destruction in the most populous state experiencing the effects... A father and son on the run from police after tying up five women in a Utah basement abducted and killed a rail line worker, Wyoming prosecutors said Tuesday. Donald Trump laid out economic ideas in a speech in Pennsylvania on Tuesday that did not always deal squarely with economic realities.

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  3. Province will pay $7.65 million to upgrade Coquitlam dikeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tri-City News

    The dike protecting Coquitlam agricultural land from the Pitt River will be getting an upgrade to meet flood-level requirements. The provincial government is footing the $7.65-million bill to improve the 65-year-old dike that runs on the west side of the Pitt River, north of the DeBoville Slough, mitigating flood risk to about 330 hectares of land.

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  4. The Latest: State Dept: Benghazi outpost was no mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    House Benghazi Committee Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., gestures during a TV news interview with MSNBC, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 28, 2016, to discuss the release of his final report on the 2012 att... . FILE - In this Sept.

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  5. Supreme Court leans left in term unsettled by Scalia's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    Justice Antonin Scalia's sudden death transformed the S... Graphic shows major cases decided in 2015-16 Supreme Court term; 6c x 6 inches; 295.2 mm x 152 mm; A speeding wildfire in California that turned hundreds of homes near Lake Isabella to piles of twisted rubble has forced a conversation about how to minimize destruction in the most populous state experiencing the effects... A father and son on the run from police after tying up five women in a Utah basement abducted and killed a rail line worker, Wyoming prosecutors said Tuesday. Donald Trump laid out economic ideas in a speech in Pennsylvania on Tuesday that did not always deal squarely with economic realities.

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  6. Severe thunderstorm watch issued for central ManitobaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Central Manitoba is under a severe thunderstorm watch with conditions favourable for the development of storms that could produce strong winds, large hail and heavy rain. "We have a really strong severe storm setup in place this afternoon in the Interlake and around the shores of the south basins of Lake Manitoba and Lake Winnipeg.

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  7. Deadly California wildfires spark debate about developmentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    A speeding wildfire in California that turned hundreds of homes near Lake Isabella to piles of twisted rubble has forced a conversation about how to minimize destruction in the most populous state experiencing the effects of climate change. Wildfires in the last years have killed several people in California, a drought-prone state experiencing a five-year dry spell.

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  8. The Latest: Obama: No cataclysmic changes from UK's EU exitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Faced with the prospect of years of uncertainty, businesses in Britain are ... . Artisan perfume maker Sarah McCartney, 54, uses a dropper to put perfume into bottles at her business "4160 Tuesdays" in London, Monday, June 27, 2016.

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  9. Severe storms down trees, bring rainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    A tree rests on Kyle and Jeanmarie Morrison's house Saturday after a severe storm moved through the area. Jeanmarie said the fallen tree caused minimal damage to the roof and nearby fence.

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  10. Flagstaff wildfire prevention cited among 'best in class' for nationRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Navaho Hopi Observer

    Emily Zentner Cronkite News WASHINGTON - A Flagstaff program that aims to prevent wildfires by thinning the forest surrounding the city was named a national "best in class" in June in a report on use of natural defenses against catastrophes. The report by the National Wildlife Federation cited Flagstaff's wildfire prevention program as one of 12 in the country recognized for the practice of using natural resources to help avert damage from floods, fires, coastal erosion and storms.

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  11. Crews battle fires on Whistler MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

    TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT Smoke can be seen rising over Whistler Mountain on Monday evening after a lightning storm caused a handful of small fires in the area. BC Wildfire Crews are hard at work today attending to a handful of fires in the area after a late afternoon lightning storm on Monday.

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  12. MAP: Sandbags, safety tips for monsoon 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    Areal Flood Advisory issued June 28 at 10:21AM MST expiring June 28 at 1:15PM MST in effect for: Coconino Areal Flood Advisory issued June 28 at 11:23AM MST expiring June 28 at 2:15PM MST in effect for: Coconino The monsoon lasts through the end of September and is sure to bring its share of dust storms, thunder, lightning and of course, heavy rain. Find your city below for information on how and where to get sandbags.

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  13. 'The Bachelorette' Episode 6 recap: Don't cry for Derek, ArgentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Red Eye Chicago

    Welcome to RedEye's coverage of "The Bachelorette," arguably the most misogynistic show on television! The format is pretty simple: Five women of RedEye each drafted five or six of the 26 competing men. Everyone gets one point for every man who gets through each week.

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  14. Genetic dissection of flag leaf morphology in wheat (Triticum...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    Morphological traits related to flag leaves are determinant traits influencing plant architecture and yield potential in wheat . However, little is known regarding their genetic controls under drought stress.

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  15. California authorities allow some wildfire evacuees to return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Reuters

    Firefighters on Tuesday turned a corner in efforts to tame a deadly wildfire burning north of Los Angeles, containing about 45 percent of the blaze and beginning to open roads and lift some evacuation orders. The 45,000-acre Erskine Fire, which killed at least two people and reduced 250 structures to rubble in the area around Lake Isabella in Kern County, is the biggest and most destructive of nine large wildfires burning up and down the state, from the Klamath National Forest near Oregon to desert scrubland close to the Mexico border.

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  16. Time WasRead the original story

    Monday Jun 6 | Free Press

    After surviving the first heat wave of the summer, I got to thinking about summertime in the 19th century, so let's set the scene. Houses for the most part had little insulation, window screens had not been invented, and without electricity not even simple fans were in existence.

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  17. 3 missing, 1 injured in head-on train collision in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | NOLA.com

    Three crew members were missing and one was hurt Tuesday after a head-on train collision in the Texas Panhandle that caused several box cars to erupt in flames and led authorities to evacuate residents in the area. The two BNSF Railway freight trains were on the same track when they collided near the town of Panhandle, about 25 miles northeast of Amarillo.

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  18. City of Boise Opens Heat Wave Cooling Station for HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    With the Treasure Valley entering a second straight day of triple-digit heat and much of the summer still to come, the city of Boise announced Tuesday it would open a temporary cooling station for homeless families with children at the Pioneer Neighborhood Community Center , 500 S. Ash Street. The center will be open through Thursday from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., though city officials said operations could extend beyond Thursday, depending on the weather forecast.

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  19. NewsRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Lake Chelan Mirror

    In a decision handed down Tuesday, June 14, in the case of Chelan Basin Conservancy vs. GBI Holding Company, involving the Three Fingers landfill on the south shore of Lake Chelan, the three-judge panel on the Court of Appeals of the State of Washington, Division III, reversed an earlier Chelan County Superior Court decision and ruled in favor of GBI. Thursday, June 23, 2016 CHELAN - Residents of Chelan and Manson will have an additional weekend to dispose of brush fire hazards for no charge at the North Chelan Transfer Station this Friday and Saturday, June 17-18.

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  20. Las Vegas area air advisory extended due to wildfire smokeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Public health officials in Las Vegas have extended an air quality advisory due to smoke from wildfires in California and in mountains west of Las Vegas. The Clark County Department of Air Quality said Tuesday that elevated levels of ozone and smoke could remain in the air through Thursday.

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