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  1. Commentary: Infrastructure development key to unlocking archipelagic Indonesia's potentialRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... to the effects of climate change, and a susceptibility to natural disasters such as the terrible earthquake and tsunami that struck central Sulawesi last month all add to the need for sustainable and efficient infrastructure that will not only ...


  2. Grondahl: She comforted people with heroin addiction, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... of 20 people killed in the limousine crash in Schoharie. We tried to absorb the staggering death toll from the tsunami in Indonesia, alongside fatalities and wide-scale devastation across Florida and beyond caused by Hurricane Michael. On Friday, I ...


  3. Japan 'plans to flush radioactive water' into the oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... into contact with fuel that escaped from three nuclear reactors after the plant was destroyed in the earthquake and tsunami that struck north-east Japan in March 2011. The plan to release just over a million tons of water, currently stored in 900 ...


  4. Governor Kate Brown reveals earthquake resiliency planRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KOBI NBC5

    ... plan includes the "Resiliency 2025" agenda, which aims to prepare Oregonians for a devastating earthquake and/or tsunami by the year 2025. You can review the entire policy HERE . Note: By commenting below you agree to abide by the KOBI5.com ...


  5. The mosques that survived Palua s tsunami and what they meanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    In the devastation that followed the earthquake and resulting tsunami in the Indonesian city of Palu in Central Sulawesi, many Muslim religious sites were destroyed. In a province where 85 percent of the 3 million residents are Muslims, the survival of these particular mosques and not others has started a discussion about the very nature of Islam.


  6. Democrats dominate Republicans in third-quarter fundraising and spending in tossup House racesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    WASHINGTON In the 30 House races that experts consider tossups in the midterm election, Democrats outraised their Republican opponents in every one in the third quarter, often by wide margins. In several cases, the Democratic candidate's fundraising in the three months from July 1 to Sept.


  7. 2018 Football Mid-Season GradesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wide Right & Natty Lite

    Entering the halfway point of the season, Iowa State is 3-3 and riding a tidal wave of momentum. The Brock Purdy-led offense has been outstanding in each of the last two games, averaging 39 points and 482 yards with the true freshman at the helm, but had largely struggled for the first four games.


  8. How Saudi Arabia became the U.S.a s BFF, and why the Khashoggi disappearance wona t change itRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The alleged killing of the Saudi Arabian dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi , a permanent resident of the United States, in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul has unleashed a tidal wave of criticism. In the Congress, Democrats and Republicans alike have promised to end weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and impose sanctions if its government is shown to have murdered Khashoggi.


  9. Malaysian trucks bring smiles to Palu residentsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Muhammad Faiz Baharin PALU CITY , Oct 16 -- Following the powerful quake which triggered a tsunami on Sept 28, survivors in Palu are still stunned, shocked and saddened. However the sight of 10 Malaysian trucks on the streets today brought smiles to the grief- stricken victims of the devastated city of Palu on the island of Sulawesi here today.


  10. Young victims go the extra mile to get necessitiesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Muhammad Faiz Baharin PALU , Oct 16 -- It is a disturbing sight, but many children have taken to begging in this city, whuch was devastated by a strong earthquake and tsunami late last month. They have thrown caution to the wind, defying even the heavy traffic along Jalan Malonda, one of its busiest streets, by stretching out their hands to passers-by, motorcyclists and motorists in the hope of getting a rupiah or two.


  11. Why Indonesia's rules on foreign tsunami relief are rattling the aid sectorRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | IRIN

    Indonesian government restrictions on foreign aid workers in disaster-hit Sulawesi are forcing some humanitarian groups to rethink their response plans - and spurring a larger debate about how the aid sector prepares for crises around the world. The government last week told international aid groups that foreign staff will not be allowed on the ground in Central Sulawesi Province, which was hit by 28 September earthquakes and a tsunami that washed away homes, destroyed entire neighbourhoods , and uprooted more than 80,000 people.


  12. In Tokyo court hearing, ex-Tepco VP denies delaying measures against...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    A former vice president of Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. on Tuesday denied any responsibility in the 2011 Fukushima nuclear crisis, saying he did not procrastinate on taking measures against tsunami, which flooded the nuclear power plant during the crisis and caused fuel meltdowns in several of its reactor units. In a hearing at the Tokyo District Court, Sakae Muto, 68, said he still believes re-examining a 2008 estimate made by Tepco, the operator of the Fukushima No.


  13. Indonesian earthquake CCTV footage shows terrified shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... pm on September 28, crackles, then stops, due to electricity going out. The search for those killed in last month's tsunami-quake disaster in Indonesia was called off last week, despite there being around 5,000 people unaccounted for. The magnitude ...


  14. Ti sunami scientists clash with Indonesian government over rules on foreign researchRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Nature

    International researchers fear data that could help determine thei tsunami's cause will disappear before they can get to it. Two weeks after an earthquake and subsequent tsunami killed more than 2,000 people on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, some foreign researchers say that red tape is slowing down or preventing investigative work of the devastated coastlines.


  15. Bluffton's Hodge awarded Order of the PalmettoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bluffton Today

    ... travels included a visit to Indonesia in March 2005 to survey the damage wrought by the Dec. 26, 2004, Indian Ocean tsunami and promote the codes for reconstruction of the devastated land. “The time dedicated by this individual is paying off ...


  16. Investors Face Growing Opportunities and Challenges in CannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    An expert panel points out the huge potential for cannabis across many consumer categories, along with the daunting challenge of picking investments. While cannabis companies offers a rapidly growing set of options, investors have to work harder than ever to find winners.


  17. Experts say Sydneysiders should EXPECT a major tsunami to strike in their lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... mass flooding and widespread devastation: Experts warn of the 'very real threat' Sydney could be struck by a deadly tsunami Experts have warned Sydneysiders to expect a tsunami within their lifetime, as the threat of an 'extremely dangerous' wave ...


  18. This is what a tsunami in Sydney would look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    Patrons relax at the Opera Bar, a popular tourist venue in Sydney. What would happen if a tsunami struck? Source: Shutterstock SULAWESI's recent tsunami is a striking reminder of the devastating, deadly effects that the sudden arrival of a large volume of water can have.


  19. Second, larger quake recorded off New Caledonia: USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... (100 miles) east of Tadine in the Loyalty Islands at a depth of about 10 km (6 miles), the USGS said. There were no tsunami alerts from the Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center after either quake and there were no early reports of casualties ...


  20. Putiki children ShakeOut to prepare for earthquakes and tsunamiRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Council emergency manager Tim Crowe was on deck as about 100 Putiki children were evacuated in a earthquake and tsunami drill. Photo/ Bevan Conley Get Ready Week has kicked off with about 100 Putiki children clambering for higher ground as part of ...