Home Tag "Orlando"

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.

EDM Friday Briefing: Apartment Block Fire in the Bronx Kills 12, Including Four Children

EDM Thursday Briefing: EgyptAir Flight 804, Alligator Attack, Gun Control, Gun Rights

Investigators report the discovery of EgyptAir Flight 804 wreckage, searchers find the remains of a young boy involved in a Florida alligator attack, Democratic Senators stage a filibuster to force talks about gun control, and the country remains divided on what to do in the wake of the Orlando mass shooting.

FDA Releases Environmental Assessment, Approves Synthetic Mosquito

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.

FEMA's Strategic Initiatives: Policy Considerations