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Officials Work To Remove Dozens Of Propane Tanks From Muskegon River

OSCEOLA COUNTY (WWJ/AP) - State emergency officials say they are working to remove dozens of propane tanks floating in the Muskegon River as part of flood-recovery efforts in western Michigan. 97 more words

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Mass Evacuation Ordered after UBINAS Eruption

VOLCANIC HAZARD
STATE OF EMERGENCY
MASS EVACUATIONS
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Ubinas Volcano spews 3.2km-high plumes of toxic ash

Some 4,000 residents and more than 40,000 animals are being evacuated to a “safety zone” about  20km from Peru’s most active volcano. 217 more words

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Flooding forces two more Ontario towns to declare states of emergency

BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Two municipalities north of Belleville, Ont., have declared states of emergency because of high water levels.

Central Hastings and Tweed made the announcement Tuesday evening, … 84 more words

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California Snowpack Water Content Drops to 24%

EXTREME CLIMATIC EVENTS
WORSENING DROUGHT
V. LOW SNOWPACK WATER CONTENT
WATER FAMINE
CROP DISASTERS
STATE OF EMERGENCY
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Third of California water comes from snowpack… 433 more words

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El Diario - 14 Abril 2014

It was a somber day at work where all our thoughts were on the victims of the inferno in Valparaiso.  The horror of what so many families have gone through is incomprehensible. 103 more words

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Quote: Cicero

Inter arma enim silent leges.”

(Usually translated: “In time of war the law falls silent”.)

- Cicero

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Deadly Fire Destroys Thousands of Houses in Chile

‘APOCALYPTIC’ FIRE
CATASTROPHE ZONE
MASS EVACUATIONS
STATE OF EMERGENCY
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Chile declares a State of Emergency as deadly fire destroys thousands of homes

A massive fire described as “Apocalyptic” devastated large tracts of forest and residential neighborhoods in the Chilean city of Valparaiso, destroying at least 2,000 houses and killing  about two dozen people. 55 more words

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