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Strong earthquake strikes Russia’s Far East near border with China


October 14th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by BNO News
SKOVORODINO, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A strong earthquake struck Russia's Far East near the border with northeast China on late Friday afternoon, seismologists and officials said, causing some damage but no casualties.The ... Read more...

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Mississippi river could fight Gulf oil spill


June 18th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): There is finally a saviour for coastal wetlands of Louisiana, currently threatened by the Gulf oil spill - the Mississippi river.Louisiana wetlands "play a vital role in protecting ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

President Barack Obama declares disaster in South Dakota


May 14th, 2010 - 4:48 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared on Thursday that a major disaster exists in the State of South Dakota and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery ... Read more...

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Kentucky continues emergency responses and begins damage assessments after storms and flooding struck the state


May 7th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by BNO News
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – Kentucky continues emergency responses to the devastating weekend storms and flooding that struck the state, governor Steve Beshear announced on Thursday.Local and state officials have teamed up ... Read more...

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Kentucky Governor declares state of emergency due to storms and flooding


May 4th, 2010 - 1:58 am ICT by BNO News
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear announced on Monday an executive order, effective since May 1, declaring a state of emergency due to the severe storms and flooding that ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

President Obama declares major disaster in District of Columbia


March 25th, 2010 - 4:19 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that a major disaster exists in the District of Columbia.Federal aid will be supplementing the District’s recovery efforts in the area struck ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in West Virginia


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in the State of West Virginia and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.Several ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster exists in Iowa


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in the State of Iowa and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.Several Iowa ... Read more...

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President Obama declares a major disaster exists in New Jersey


February 6th, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Friday declared a major disaster exists in the State of New Jersey and ordered federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in ... Read more...

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President Obama declares a major disaster in North Carolina


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:18 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Tuesday declared a major disaster exists in the State of North Carolina and ordered federal aid to help the State and local recovery efforts ... Read more...

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North Carolina Governor declares state of emergency in 15 counties


January 23rd, 2010 - 2:35 am ICT by BNO News
RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – North Carolina Governor Bev Perdue on Friday has declared a state of emergency to help fifteen western North Carolina counties to recover from snow and ice ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

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