Tsunami

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Name: Tsunami
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: Social media not a saviour

Last week’s earthquake proved just how unprepared we are for a natural disaster. More specifically, an earthquake and resulting tsunami.The province failed to broadcast any type of warning until 45 minutes after the 7.7 magnitude quake – Canada’s largest ... [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Banda Aceh rebuilding 10 years after the Boxing Day tsunami

It has been a decade since the devastating earthquake off the coast of the western Indonesian island of Sumatra caused the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami.The event is now recognised as one of the deadliest natural disasters in the history of humanity.The tsunami ... [Published Melbourne Age - 3 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

OUR VIEW: Stopping a tsunami

There was a day when people relied on the railroad to get around. Trains ran on time, people planned trips, commerce counted on the railroad to get business done. There was a day when facsimile machines were the best way to transmit an important document ... [Published Sierra Vista Herald - 9 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

UW Receives $8 Million From Navy To Develop Tidal, Wave Energy

There aren’t any tidal or wave energy projects in the Northwest right now, but researchers at the University of Washington are hoping to change that with an $8 million grant from the Navy. ... [Published Oregon Public Broadcasting - 13 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

News at Nine, October 24

Ebola vaccine trials to be tested as early as December Ebola vaccine trials could begin in West-Africa in December, public health authorities said Friday, and could know by April whether the vaccine is effective or not.According to Marie-Paule Keiny of ... [Published Individual.com - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Tsunami, Vaccine, MAMMOTH, Ebola
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

European countries to test preparedness for tsunami disasters

PARIS, FRANCE (BNO NEWS) -- More than a dozen European countries, along with several countries in Western Asia and Northern Africa, will participate in an international exercise next week to test the region's preparedness for a tsunami disaster, the United ... [Published Wire Update - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

UN-Backed Tsunami Warning System Test

A view of the destruction caused by the Indian Ocean tsunami of 26 December 2004 in Point Pedro, a small fishing village in northern Sri Lanka. UN Photo/Evan Schneider ... [Published Scoop NZ - World - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Cybercriminals use Ebola fear to exploit Windows machines via email

There’s more than just the physical Ebola virus roaming sections of the world today. Cybercriminals, have jumped on Ebola’s fear tsunami, and are currently riding the wave into the inboxes of the masses. That’s right — Ebola’s now an issue on the world ... [Published Memeburn.com - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Vertical Tsunami Shelters Will Help People Get to Higher Ground, Fast

The threat of a tsunami is a very real thing for much of the Pacific coastline, yet many cities in the U.S. haven't taken specific infrastructural measures to ensure their residents are safe when they happen. A new building in Washington will have the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

A huge tsunami in Hawaii's past warns of future risk

Surfers love Hawaii’s waves, and many dream of catching “the big one.” For most people living in coastal areas vulnerable to tsunamis, though, “the big one” is a bad dream. The mouth of that sinkhole is about a hundred meters from the shoreline—and over ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Oct 23 2014]
Entities: Tsunami, Risk, Earthquake
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Regulatory Tsunami?

Medicare is working hard to make sure that doctors are efficiently providing high-quality care. Programs such as the Physician Quality Reporting System (PRQS) and the Value-Based Payment Modifier all are aimed to improve quality and lower cost. The d ... [Published BioPortfolio - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Mediterranean, North Atlantic prepares for UN-backed tsunami warning system test

Some 20 nations with coastlines on the North Atlantic, and Mediterranean and Black Seas are set to participate in a United Nations-supervised tsunami warning exercise to improve their ability to respond to an alert and enhance regional coordination in ... [Published UN News Centre - Top Stories - Oct 23 2014]

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...port built 40 years ago by the Japanese and meant to withstand winds of 150 km per hour are nearly unscathed, apart from the roof being blown way. "We should really appreciate their construction and now plan for winds of 250 km per hour" he says. The port was targeting handling 63 million tonnes of cargo this fiscal but Babu says even 60 million tonnes may now be difficult
He went on: "I'm a liberal on most things, but on the drug issue, I know the harm that is done by car crashes, DUIs, date rape and the impact of flooding already overcrowded emergency rooms — and that includes from marijuana, which most 'legalizers' claim they want to separate from 'harder' drugs. I was the one who wrote then-Congressman Ed Koch's"

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More money raised for Hawaii disaster relief [Published Hawaii Tribune-Herald - 1 hour ago]
EDITORIAL: Social media not a saviour [Published Nanaimo News Bulletin - 2 hours ago]
Foundation Laid for Ocean Studies Campus [Published Business Standard India - 2 hours ago]
A Message From the Commandant of the Marine Corps [Published Marine Corps Gazette - 2 hours ago]
Banda Aceh rebuilding 10 years after the Boxing... [Published Melbourne Age - 3 hours ago]
Ukraine elections highlight nation’s split betw... [Published Washington Post - 3 hours ago]
Col. Blanton Duncan and Manhattan Beach’s haunt... [Published Daily Breeze - 3 hours ago]
Tsunami-hit Miyagi mulls casino to hasten recovery [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - 5 hours ago]
Exhibition: Are you prepared? [Published HeraldNet - 7 hours ago]
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 [Published UPI - 7 hours ago]
TV host talks at local event [Published Journal-Gazette - 7 hours ago]
SKYPE has the HOTS for my NAKED WIFE [Published The Register - 8 hours ago]
UK’s Duke of Westminster praises U.A.E. for ris... [Published WAM.ae - 8 hours ago]
EDX party to get international exposure [Published Jamaica Gleaner - 8 hours ago]
OUR VIEW: Stopping a tsunami [Published Sierra Vista Herald - 9 hours ago]
Disability should not be a dirty word [Published Morning Star Online - 10 hours ago]
Road Zombie Killer [Published ZDNet - 11 hours ago]
Mild quake hits island in Sabah [Published thestar.com.my - 12 hours ago]
Welcome to the Revolution [Published Sound & Vision - 12 hours ago]
UW Receives $8 Million From Navy To Develop Tid... [Published Oregon Public Broadcasting - 13 hours ago]
Epic Autumn: Indian Summer Spills Over into Monday [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 13 hours ago]
PhuketWATCH Phuket's Plan for Q Tourists; Many ... [Published Phuket Wan - 13 hours ago]
Picking Up The Pieces In A Shocked Synagogue Po... [Published Jewish Week - 13 hours ago]
Shields and Brooks on changes if the GOP takes ... [Published PBS - 13 hours ago]
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Tsunami-hit Miyagi mulls casino to hasten recovery [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - 5 hours ago]
Business and political leaders in the northeast are betting on a casino as the brightest hope to speed reconstruction in a region battered by the devastating 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Supporters...Read more ... ...
World: Kristalina Georgieva recognized as DRR C... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster ReductionCountry: World By Biljana Markova BRUSSELS, 24 October 2014 - The European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, Kristalina Georgieva, today called for ...
Broker spotlight: Tesco, TSB, Rio Tinto, 4impri... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Oct 24 2014]
Tesco ’s ( LON:TSCO ) delayed interim results left a lot of questions unanswered says Deutsche Bank, which has reduced both its profits forecast and price target. The broker said it is clear that the commercial income overstatement will affect second ...
UN-Backed Tsunami Warning System Test [Published Scoop NZ - World - Oct 24 2014]
A view of the destruction caused by the Indian Ocean tsunami of 26 December 2004 in Point Pedro, a small fishing village in northern Sri Lanka. UN Photo/Evan Schneider ...
Hispanic man delivers absentee ballots in Arizo... [Published Daily Kos - Oct 23 2014]
LOOK OUT EVERYONE HE'S REALLY REALLY TAN This may be the stupidest conservative panic to come over the transom all year. All. Year. In the video — which was posted at Glenn Beck’s The Blaze under the headline, “Surveillance video apparently catches ...
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Long-term health care cost is a tsunami [Published Money, Markets & More - Jun 23 2014]
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PETRA NEMCOVA, FOUNDER & CHAIRWOMAN HAPPY HEART... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 30 2014]
'Grey Tsunami' Creates Surge in Physiotherapy G... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 12 2014]
AIR Worldwide Releases Updated Earthquake Model... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 21 2014]
Aflac Names J. Todd Daniels As Senior Vice Pres... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 10 2014]
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