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EDM Friday Briefing: Wildfires, More Wildfires, EgyptAir Flight 804 Wreckage

The 2016 U.S. wildfire season begins with a vengeance, New Mexico declares a state of emergency due to a wildfire, California officials warn that the 2016 wildfire season could be the worst ever, fires cause evacuations in AZ and CA, a study finds that more than 9 of 10 wildfires are human-caused, and searchers find EgyptAir Flight 804's cockpit voice recorder and black box.

A Massive Earthquake Was Reported In California Wednesday — By Mistake

EDM Tuesday Briefing: Orlando Shooting, Pre-Disaster Mitigation, Terror Attack in France

The FBI says that Orlando shooting suspect Omar Mateen was on a terror watch list in 2013 but was taken off in 2014, Florida requests a federal emergency declaration to deal with the mass shooting, a new bill looks to slash FEMA's pre-disaster mitigation funds, a man pledging allegiance to the Islamic State stabs a French policeman to death, and investigators continue searching for EgyptAir Flight 804's missing black boxes.

Study Finds FEMA Flood Maps Missed 75% Of Houston Flood Damage Claims Between 1999 And 2009