In Italian communities across the U.S., Italian-Americans are working the phones and keeping close watch on coverage of the disastrous earthquake.
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Italy declares a state of emergency in the regions worst hit by Wednesday’s earthquake as hopes of finding more survivors fade.
Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 strikes north-east of Rome, with shock felt across region and mayor in town of Amatrice saying people buried under rubble An earthquake recorded at magnitude 6.2 has struck central Italy, with reports of extensive damage, people trapped, others fleeing into the streets and blackouts near the epicentre. 9 more words
Please find below some links to some aspects of disaster resilience that were in the news…
Louisiana Flooding, One Week Later http://www.fema.gov/blog/2016-08-19/louisiana-flooding-one-week-later
Two dozen structures destroyed by eastern Washington wildfires… 1,530 more words
Independent production, financing and distribution company Covert Media has formed international sales label Lexica Films and plans to launch five to 10 films per year through it. 229 more words
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has hit central Italy, killing at least 120 people. The worst-hit towns of Amatrice and Accumoli have been partially demolished.
The earthquake struck near the central Italian town of Norcia in the province of Perugia at 3:36am local time (0136 UTC) on Wednesday. 361 more words