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EDM Monday Briefing: Gatlinburg, Dakota Access Pipeline, Oakland Fire

Emergency and disaster management briefing for December 5, 2016: The Gatlinburg, TN wildfire death toll reaches 14; the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers denies the Dakota Access Pipeline permit; a converted warehouse fire in Oakland, CA claims the lives of 33; Japan will now require upcoming teachers to take disaster preparedness courses; new legislation to protect the nation's critical infrastructure passes the House; a diverted United Express plane's nose landing gear collapses; and a New York City corrections officer is shot and killed while sitting in her vehicle.

A Deeper Look at the Fort McMurray Wildfires