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EDM Wednesday Briefing: IoT Attack, Chemical Spill, Dam Failures, Georgia Fires

Emergency and disaster management briefing for October 26, 2016: Hackers reveal the IoT's dark side, investigators identify chemicals in a spill in Kansas, North Carolina experiences 17 dam failures due to Hurricane Matthew, multiple brush fires in Georgia may be the work of an arsonist, a student is shot outside of a middle school in Utah, a fight breaks out in a maximum security section of an Illinois jail, analysts believe non-state actors are to blame for Friday's massive DDoS attack, a Niagara Falls, NY explosion is under investigation, and a storm is set to deliver snow over portions of the Northeast.

EDM Friday Briefing: Officers Shot in San Diego, Wildfires Burn in CA, Cyber Threats Get Color Codes

EDM Monday Briefing: PNW Storm, NC Flooding, Wildfires in the West, Hurricane Nicole

Emergency and disaster management briefing for October 17, 2016: A strong storm slams the Pacific Northwest, damage from recent North Carolina flooding exceeds $1.5 billion, firefighters contain the Emerald Fire in California, the Little Valley Fire rages in Nevada, Hurricane Nicole produces large swells and dangerous surf conditions on the East Coast, a ferry capsizes near central Myanmar, graphic imagery shows dual typhoons churning in the Pacific Ocean, and a North Korea ballistic missile launch reportedly fails.

Two Quakes in Philippines Leave 11 Dead, Others Missing