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EDM Wednesday Briefing: Officer Shot, School Bus Crash, Hurricane Otto, Wildfires

Emergency and disaster management briefing for November 23, 2016: A police officer is shot in the head in Michigan; a deadly school bus crash in Chattanooga claims five lives; a refinery fire in Baton Rouge leaves four severely burned; students in Washington & Oregon sue for climate change; slow-moving Hurricane Otto is the seventh major storm of the season; Sabra recalls hummus for Listeria contamination concerns; and multiple wildfires still burn across the South.

EDM Digest Friday Briefing: Puerto Rico Devastated by Hurricane Maria, Power Is Likely to Take Months to Restore

EDM Wednesday Briefing: School Stabbing, Airport Shooting, Refinery Blaze, Train Collision

Emergency and disaster management briefing for November 16, 2016: A student stabs five classmates and himself in Utah; officials shut down the Will Rogers Airport in Oklahoma after a shooting; a Pennsylvania traffic stop turns deadly; all 34,000 Houma, LA residents lose power suddenly; fire erupts at a refinery in California; North Las Vegas hosts mock training with the National Guard, two trains collide in Florida; and a fire erupts in a Tennessee movie theater.

EDM Monday Briefing: FEMA Arrives in Flint, Gas Leak Crisis Persists, El Nino Storms Move North