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All Power Out as Hurricane Marias Winds Floods Crush Puerto Rico
World  (tags: Puerto Rico, Hurricane Maria, Cat. 4, flash flood warning, devastation, entire country without power and water )

Sheryl
- 608 days ago - nbcnews.com
Maria, the strongest storm to hit Puerto Rico since 1928, had maximum sustained winds of 155 mph when it made landfall as a Category 4 storm. Puerto Rico is now completely under a Flash Flood Warning. If possible, move to higher ground NOW!
Silence As Japan Marks Six Months After Tsunami
World  (tags: Japan, Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, March 11, tsunami, earthquake, devastation, six months, mourners, silence, Minamisanriku, Tohoku )

Naoko
- 2810 days ago - japantoday.com
MINAMISANRIKU - Black-clad mourners fell silent in a devastated Japanese coastal town on Sunday, six months after an earthquake and tsunami left 20,000 dead or missing and sparked a nuclear crisis.
ACTION ALERT: Offer A Message of Condolence to Norway! PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: norway, horrific tragedy, devastation, murderer, worldwide, condolences )

Simone
- 2857 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Last Friday, Norwegians faced the deadliest attack in the country since World War II. After building and detonating a bomb in central Oslo, extremist Anders Breivik opened fire at a youth summer camp. By the time the police arrived, Breivik had killed
20,000 Missing in 2 Towns / Magnitude of Friday's Quake Revised Upward to 9.0
World  (tags: Japan, Tohoku Pacific Offshore Earthquake, magnitude 9.0, Japan, tsunami, missing, 20 thousands, devastation, Miyagi Prefecture, Iwate Prefecture )

Naoko
- 2993 days ago - yomiuri.co.jp
About 20,000 people were unaccounted for as of Sunday afternoon in two coastal towns devastated by Tsunami after the Tohoku Pacific Offshore Earthquake.
Japan Tsunami Video Shows Devastation After Massive 8.9 Earthquake
World  (tags: weather, Japan, tsunami, devastation )

Carrie
- 2995 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Japan has been pounded by a massive tsunami after being struck by one of the largest earthquakes in recorded history, which was listed by the USGS as magnitude 8.9. The powerful tsunami swept away cars near the coast and news networks have been...
TAKE ACTION: Urge Chevron to Clean Up Its Oil Spill in the Amazon
World  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Sign Petition, sponsored by The Rainforest Site, Ecuadorian rainforest, Chevron, outdated oil and drilling practices, killing people, plants, animals, devastation, violations, take responsibility, clean up mess, pristine environment )

Rosemary
- 3347 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
Sponsored by: The Rainforest Site Chevron's outdated and dangerous oil drilling stations in the Ecuadorian rainforest have caused what may be the most devastating environmental catastrophe in history.Thousands of Ecuadorians' lives and countless
Gaza Children: A Gloomy Future
World  (tags: devastation, children, youngsters, Gaza's population, israel, middle-east, palestine, crime, conflict, violence, terrorism, society, humans, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms )

Madalena
- 3710 days ago - uruknet.de
The devastation left by the Israeli war on beseiged Gaza means youngsters now make a living by sifting through piles of rubble. Children as young as five collect metal and plastic to sell to scrap dealers. So poor are the families they come from that they
Marysville Fire Victims Go Home - Australia
World  (tags: australia, victoria, bush fires, deaths, marysville, devastation, fires, deaths )

Chrissy
- 3713 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Six weeks after fires devastated parts of southern Australia, residents of one of the worst-affected towns have finally been allowed to go home. Marysville was almost completely destroyed by bushfires on 7 February. It has been sealed off ever since by
AUSTRALIA FIRE PHOTOS: Animals, Aerials & the Aftermath
World  (tags: ian bushfires, devastation, tragedy, deaths, animals, photos, victoria state, crime, heartache, suffering )

Simone
- 3752 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
February 9, 2009--A fire truck moves away from out-of-control flames, part of a wildfire about 78 miles (125 kilometers) west of Melbourne, Australia, on Saturday. As of Monday, fires across Victoria state and other parts of southern Australia have
The Terrible Plight of Afghan Children - Country Struggles to Provide Decent Healthcare
World  (tags: Afghanistan, children, healthcare, malnutrition, stunted, UNICEF, child mortality, public health facilities, underfunded, poorly equipped, doctors, skills, training, thirty years, devastation )

LucyKalei
- 4034 days ago - abcnews.go.com
Poor have to use underfunded govt hospitals where MDs lack skills &/or equipment. Every day 10-15 children under 5 die in pediatric ward. Basic healthcare available within 2 hrs walking distance to 85% of pop. Travel fare to Kabul insurmountable problem
Worse Expected as Fires Rage Out of Control - Australia
World  (tags: australia, fire, fire fighters, south australia, kangaroo island, devastation, wildlife )

Chrissy
- 4178 days ago - news.com.au
FIREFIGHTERS are braced for dangerous conditions today as fires continued to rage out of control on South Australia's Kangaroo Island. The Country Fire Service has moved its "worst-case scenario" planning forward to tomorrow after revised forecasts for Fr
New Crisis Point for KI Firefighters - Australia
World  (tags: australia, south australia, kangaroo island, fire, firefighters, devastation, habitat )

Chrissy
- 4178 days ago - news.com.au
A WIND change on Kangaroo Island has left weary firefighters with a new crisis ahead of the forecast cool change they desperately need. The Country Fire Service and an army of firefighters from interstate know the hot and windy conditions that have just
Bombs Kill 20 Near Pakistani Capital
World  (tags: bombs, Pakistan, killings, devastation, violence, President Pervez Musharraf, politics, terrorism, middle-east, military, government, deaths, war, world )

Barbara
- 4279 days ago - afp.google.com
Pakistani policemen man a roadside check post in Rawalpindi, 14 August. Powerful bombs ripped through a bus and a market in the Pakistani garrison city of Rawalpindi Tuesday, killing at least 20 people including 15 government defence workers.........
Smell of Death Permeates Ruined Yazidis Villages
World  (tags: Iraq, Yazidis, attacks, 9/11, war, devastation )

Pretty
- 4291 days ago - mcclatchydc.com
Nearly one week after four bombs blew apart these Yazidis villages, the dead are still being recovered, adding to the toll that already had made last Tuesday's bombings the deadliest terrorist attack since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks...
   

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