Emergency and disaster management briefing for February 10, 2020: Abaco Islands in the Bahamas is still facing recovery after Dorian – and other news.
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Kobe Bryant Accident: There might have been a catastrophic structural failure in the aircraft and the tail boom may have sheared off.
Australia: A recent deluge in eastern parts of the country has drenched deadly fires and helped ease a crippling drought.
A storm battered Europe with hurricane-force winds and heavy rains, killing at least six people and causing severe travel disruptions as it moved eastward across the continent Monday and bore down on Germany.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for February 7, 2020: Nearly 40 airlines from various countries have suspended service to China amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Heavy rains lashed parts of the wildfire and drought-stricken Australian east coast on Friday, bringing some flooding in Sydney and relief to firefighters still dealing with dozens of blazes in New South Wales.
High water is wreaking havoc across the Great Lakes, which are bursting at the seams less than a decade after bottoming out.
More than 300,000 homes and businesses were without power early Friday as a weather system blamed for five deaths in the South moved into the northeastern United States.
Twenty firefighters from California returned to the United States on Wednesday after spending nearly a month battling wildfires in Australia.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for February 5, 2020: An Air Canada flight landed in Madrid after declaring an emergency – and other news.