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Market Watch
IMF board approves Greek bailout 'in principle'created a positive momentum on the Greek economy. The country's borrowing costs
Market Watch / Posted an hour ago
created a positive momentum on the Greek economy. The country's borrowing costs have dropped significantly, Moody's rating agency upgraded the economy and the European Commission suggested that the European Union should end disciplinary procedure... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Troubled waters ahead for flood insurancechanges that could hit residents with increased premiums. The National Flood I
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 hours ago
changes that could hit residents with increased premiums. The National Flood Insurance Program, which the Federal Emergency Management Agency administers, is set to expire Sept. 30. About half a dozen bills to address the issue have been... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. to support Pakistan to add at least 3,000 MW of clean power - newkerala news #255849education and health, according to the U.S. State Department's 2016 annual Coun
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
education and health, according to the U.S. State Department's 2016 annual Country Reports on Terrorism. "The U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID's) on-budget investments in energy generation, facilitated by the Energy Policy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogoni Clean- Hyprep Calls for Patience, Updates UNEP ReportPollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) has called on the people of Ogoni land i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) has called on the people of Ogoni land in Rivers State to be patient with the agency as it was working hard to implement the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report on the clean-up of the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tourist's miracle escape falling down waterfall near where EastEnders star fellwere astonished to find him still alive.Luke split the back of his head open an
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
were astonished to find him still alive.Luke split the back of his head open and shattered five teeth (Image: Caters News Agency)Read More Despite suffering multiple facial and skull fractures, splitting the back of his head open and shattering... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Parties reach agreement on gov't reorganization billbureau will be installed in the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, while t
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
bureau will be installed in the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, while the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning will be given a new name, roughly translated as the Ministry of Science, Technology and ICT. The renamed science... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Flood insurance premiums could go up under proposed changes to national programchanges that could hit residents with increased premiums. The National Flood I
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
changes that could hit residents with increased premiums. The National Flood Insurance Program, which the Federal Emergency Management Agency administers, is set to expire Sept. 30. About half a dozen bills to address the issue have been... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah may end homelessness-fighting contract with Salvation Armyon that deadline, and this program hasn’t gotten off the ground, so we are look
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
on that deadline, and this program hasn’t gotten off the ground, so we are looking to pivot and award the money to another agency before the deadline comes up,” she said. Salvation Army Major Phil Swyers said his organization has provided more... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah ending homelessness-fighting contract with Salvation Armyon that deadline and this program hasn’t gotten off the ground, so we are looki
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
on that deadline and this program hasn’t gotten off the ground, so we are looking to pivot and award the money to another agency before the deadline comes up,” she said. Salvation Army Major Phil Swyers said his organization has provided more... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Selectmen look to secure restroom access at Greenwich Pointinside the Chimes Building used by the Old Greenwich Yacht Club. Problem is, in
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
inside the Chimes Building used by the Old Greenwich Yacht Club. Problem is, in order to also be compliant with Federal Emergency Management Agency regulations, they would be built on a bluff above flood elevation, making them inaccessible to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Selectmen look to secure restroom access at Greenwich Pointinside the Chimes Building used by the Old Greenwich Yacht Club. Problem is, in
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
inside the Chimes Building used by the Old Greenwich Yacht Club. Problem is, in order to also be compliant with Federal Emergency Management Agency regulations, they would be built on a bluff above flood elevation, making them inaccessible to... Read more
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Sun Star
Senators briefed on security status in Marawiunder the 2017 national budget as recipients of “Quick Response Fund” (QRF). T
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
under the 2017 national budget as recipients of “Quick Response Fund” (QRF). The latter, Recto said, serves as a standby emergency fund which a recipient agency can immediately use to respond to a natural or manmade calamity. The P6 billion QRF... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Concerned groups force Maine Legislature to scrutinize DHHS child care rulesand filed petitions to force the review by the Legislature’s health and human s
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
and filed petitions to force the review by the Legislature’s health and human services committee. Committee members are planning to meet Thursday at 4 p.m. Maine DHHS in April proposed several revisions to state licensing requirements for... Read more
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New York Post
NJ Transit cancels routes thanks to ‘crew shortage’ loopholeahead of a schedule change. Senior employees are typically allowed to choose f
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
ahead of a schedule change. Senior employees are typically allowed to choose first, followed by those who’ve been with the agency for a shorter amount of time. The clause, paired with summer vacations, has ultimately spelled trouble for... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland City Council gives flexibility to The Brandswith Larimer County and The Ranch will help address traffic flow into the event
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
with Larimer County and The Ranch will help address traffic flow into the events complex. Currently, Thompson Valley Emergency Medical Services has its administration offices on the site. Lind said if the development works out as planned, he... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
FEMA awards funds to City of Houston to prepare for terror attacksdozens of cities, counties and agencies in the U.S. awarded federal funds to us
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
dozens of cities, counties and agencies in the U.S. awarded federal funds to use in case of terror attacks. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced funding awards for the Fiscal Year 2016 Program to Prepare Communities for... Read more
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Lake County News
Lakeport City Councilthe annual City budget. The Council also provides policy direction for the enfo
Lake County News / Posted 2 days ago
the annual City budget. The Council also provides policy direction for the enforcement of City ordinances and may pass emergency ordinances for the immediate preservation or protection of public health, property, or safety. The Council enters... Read more
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Sun Star
COA: Avoid placing trust funds in time depositsrehabilitation of seaweed and aqua farms by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
rehabilitation of seaweed and aqua farms by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources; and establishment of provincial emergency centers and the repair and enhancement of warehouse and laboratory for the Department of Health’s TB-DOTS... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
11 critical information infrastructure sectors tested for first time in national cybersecurity exerciseSINGAPORE: The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) carried out its second
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) carried out its second and largest multi-sector exercise to date on Tuesday (Jul 18), in a bid to put the country’s cyber incident management and emergency response plans to the... Read more
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BC Local News
Information on air quality in Alberta updated hourlythe air quality in many areas of Alberta is updated hourly on the Alberta Envir
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
the air quality in many areas of Alberta is updated hourly on the Alberta Environment Air Quality website. The Alberta Emergency Management Agency has elevated the Provincial Operations Centre to Level 2 to enhance monitoring of the B.C.... Read more
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The Hill
When government contracts become corporate welfaregoal for each state should be to have the best network possible for first respo
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
goal for each state should be to have the best network possible for first responders and the critical mission served by emergency personnel. As states currently review the proposed FirstNet-AT&T plans and decide whether to opt-in or out of the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Your charity news: Golf day, clay pigeon shoot, fun day for Frankie Sherwood, and much more!and we present a cheque to our guest charity. Craig Leathard, senior charge nu
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
and we present a cheque to our guest charity. Craig Leathard, senior charge nurse/nurse practitioner at the Northumbria Emergency department in Cramlington, and one of the founding members of The Calendar Lads community group, said: “The... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
StubHub Center adopts new security in time for LA Chargers seasonto tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department o
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 4 days ago
to tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department of Homeland Security promotes security planning as a critical step to protect from homegrown attacks. “Terrorist groups are urging recruits to adopt easy-to-use... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
StubHub Center adopts new security in time for LA Chargers seasonto tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department o
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
to tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department of Homeland Security promotes security planning as a critical step to protect from homegrown attacks. “Terrorist groups are urging recruits to adopt easy-to-use... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
StubHub Center adopts new security in time for LA Chargers seasonto tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department o
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
to tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department of Homeland Security promotes security planning as a critical step to protect from homegrown attacks. “Terrorist groups are urging recruits to adopt easy-to-use... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
StubHub Center adopts new security in time for LA Chargers seasonto tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department o
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
to tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department of Homeland Security promotes security planning as a critical step to protect from homegrown attacks. “Terrorist groups are urging recruits to adopt easy-to-use... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
StubHub Center adopts new security in time for LA Chargers seasonto tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department o
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
to tell people to come early for all of our sold-out events.” The Department of Homeland Security promotes security planning as a critical step to protect from homegrown attacks. “Terrorist groups are urging recruits to adopt easy-to-use... Read more
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OregonLive.com
PGE and PacifiCorp face big headwinds on resource plansneeds – is fast disappearing. But the alternative still isn't clear, wreaking h
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
needs – is fast disappearing. But the alternative still isn't clear, wreaking havoc on the "least-cost, least-risk" planning process on which utilities and regulators have relied. "It's a mess," said Bob Jenks, executive director of the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Search for 11-old runaway cost more than $10Kparticipated in the 14-hour search for Perry Beller, who was reported missing o
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
participated in the 14-hour search for Perry Beller, who was reported missing on June 22, according to a Clark County Emergency Management Agency situation report obtained by the Springfield News-Sun. He was found unharmed in Christiansburg,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Retools to Wage War Against FloodFund Account at the Central Bank of Nigeria, and the Minister of Finance is to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Fund Account at the Central Bank of Nigeria, and the Minister of Finance is to release the funds directly to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). Lagos State, where property worth billions of naira were destroyed by the rampaging... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Does Sacramento have the political will to address homelessness?people to live once we connect them with services. In partnership with the coun
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
people to live once we connect them with services. In partnership with the county and Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, we will create 1,755 new housing opportunities in the next three years for people who are homeless, providing... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Proposal for Sound Beach development in Greenwich growsthe property’s zone — still is not addressed. In March the business-use require
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
the property’s zone — still is not addressed. In March the business-use requirement was one of the town’s main concerns. Planning and Zoning Commission members referenced the shopping center across the street, where the Old Greenwich Social Club... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Proposal for Sound Beach development in Greenwich growsthe property’s zone — still is not addressed. In March the business-use require
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
the property’s zone — still is not addressed. In March the business-use requirement was one of the town’s main concerns. Planning and Zoning Commission members referenced the shopping center across the street, where the Old Greenwich Social Club... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clipboardlight snacks available, donations accepted of new or gently used, clean clothin
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
light snacks available, donations accepted of new or gently used, clean clothing Monday and Thursday, 7 a.m.-noon; emergency clothing: 570-842-6776. Banner program: Jessup Hometown Heroes banner program accepting applications for Phase 3... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tufts says complaints of poor care during strike were unfoundedcomplaint review and investigation is being followed, and no final determinatio
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
complaint review and investigation is being followed, and no final determination on these complaints has been made,’’ said agency spokesman Tom Lyons. Hudson-Jinks pointed out that health inspectors have been a constant presence at the hospital... Read more
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The Hill
Hawaii a case study in how government can make basic healthcare a nightmaretale. ADVERTISEMENT Maui residents told horror stories about finding no beds
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
tale. ADVERTISEMENT Maui residents told horror stories about finding no beds available while in the middle of a medical emergency. There were complaints about out-of-date equipment, management issues, overcrowding, a lack of basic supplies,... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Coast Guard Auxiliary adds layer of safety at TahoeNews. The retired South Shore fire chief, whose father served in the U.S. Navy
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
News. The retired South Shore fire chief, whose father served in the U.S. Navy, knows the hazards that can occur in an emergency. Hypothermia can set in less than 15 minutes in the most extreme of cases as in lake temperatures at 32.5 degrees.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
To Curtail the Raging Floodseven precious, irreplaceable lives to the natural challenge. The first step is
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
even precious, irreplaceable lives to the natural challenge. The first step is to collaborate with Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NIMET and heed its early warnings, more so for Lagos that is a coastal state. For instance, the agency has linked the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Child's hot car death provides insight on prevention plansto harangue members of the state's dominant religious culture over their allege
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
to harangue members of the state's dominant religious culture over their alleged prejudices, corruption and family planning decisions. But amid the competing calls for compassion and accountability, the reality remains that the child's... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Brandon ponders flood-prone stretch |left, and Grill inspect a washed-out section of Newton Road in Brandon. FOREST
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
left, and Grill inspect a washed-out section of Newton Road in Brandon. FOREST DALE — It was raining steadily when federal emergency officials came to town Thursday morning. But the rain was nothing compared to two weeks ago, when an intense... Read more
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Rutland Herald
FEMA appraises flood damage |Staffers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency came to the region Thursd
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Staffers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency came to the region Thursday. They measured, recorded and diagrammed the extensive flood damage to Rutland County’s roads, bridges and other infrastructure, caused by a July 1 storm. Kitt Shaw, a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
MVSD director tells judges 'We have enough money for refunds'would need to see a written opinion from the Ohio Attorney General’s office, Oh
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 7 days ago
would need to see a written opinion from the Ohio Attorney General’s office, Ohio Auditor’s office or other governmental agency such as the Mahoning or Trumbull prosecutor as to whether it is permissible to issue the refunds. The judges... Read more
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The Age
After liberation, anxieties echo in the rubble of Mosulthe ceasefire, is still to be firmed despite Russia indicating it might; and ot
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
the ceasefire, is still to be firmed despite Russia indicating it might; and others that the Pentagon was not involved in planning the deal, which does not involve all parties to the conflict and appears to have been driven more by the concerns of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
After liberation, anxieties echo in the rubble of Mosulthe ceasefire, is still to be firmed despite Russia indicating it might; and ot
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the ceasefire, is still to be firmed despite Russia indicating it might; and others that the Pentagon was not involved in planning the deal, which does not involve all parties to the conflict and appears to have been driven more by the concerns of... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Flooded Apartment Complex Evacuated by Boat in GrayslakeEmergency workers in red waders used a small boat to evacuate an apartment comp
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
Emergency workers in red waders used a small boat to evacuate an apartment complex in Grayslake Thursday after nearly two days of severe flooding in the area. The building, in the 700 block of Brittany Court, could be seen from Sky 5 footage as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ten Years of Oil Exploration - Has Ghana Any Oil Spill Contingency Plan in Place?business here is to share some basic knowledge acquired at a training workshop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
business here is to share some basic knowledge acquired at a training workshop organised by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for environmental stakeholders including the media recently. The workshop was held under the joint-collaboration... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte includes transport, information technology departments in NDRRMCsystems during rescue and relief operations,” the President said in his order.
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
systems during rescue and relief operations,” the President said in his order. The DICT, he added, “is responsible for the planning, development, and promotion of the country’s information and communications agenda in support of national... Read more
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Inquirier.net
ADB, World Bank eye technical assistance grants for Marawi rehabare looking into technical assistance grants for the rehabilitation of Marawi C
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
are looking into technical assistance grants for the rehabilitation of Marawi City once fighting ends on top of a possible emergency loan to be extended by the latter, the country’s chief economist said. “The World Bank has expressed interest in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FEC Approves N2.7 Trillion to Offset Contract Liabilitiesshe said will then be incorporated into the Medium-Term Expenditure Framework b
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
she said will then be incorporated into the Medium-Term Expenditure Framework by the Ministry of Budget and National Planning. Also yesterday, FEC approved the award of a N159 million contract for the engineering design of a sewer line to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Contraceptives As Critical As Food, Water, Shelter in Crisesof health services, and women may face an increased risk of sexual violence as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of health services, and women may face an increased risk of sexual violence as well, experts told a global summit on family planning in London. Family planning services should be implemented within 48 hours of an emergency, they said. "When we... Read more
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