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EDM Monday Briefing: New Orleans, San Francisco, Wildfire, Volcano, Severe Weather

Emergency and disaster management briefing for November 28, 2016: A mass shooting in New Orleans leaves one dead; a cyber attack hits San Francisco's light rail system; officials determine that the Pinnacle Mountain fire still burning in South Carolina was human-caused; H5N8 avian flu sweeps across Europe's bird populations; a volcano eruption in Mexico spews hot ash, prompts warnings; and a strong weather system developing over the central U.S. will likely bring a late season storm to the South.

Tropical Storm Barry Threatens A Long, Slow Drenching

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Super Typhoon Haima, San Francisco School Shooting, DC Metro

Emergency and disaster management briefing for October 19, 2016: The Philippines prepares for its second super typhoon in a week, a San Francisco high school shooting leaves four injured, the U.S. Air Force discloses a toxic wastewater leak, the FAA inks a deal to boost cybersecurity, police apprehend the suspect in a Fairbanks, AK officer shooting, the Aliso Canyon, CA natural gas storage facility is the scene of a rapidly advancing brush fire, a recent report draws attention to IoT vulnerability, and financial hardships plague the aging Washington, D.C. Metro.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Indiana State Trooper Shot During Traffic Stop

EDM Tuesday Briefing: WHO Declares Zika Emergency, Oregon Protests Continue, Feds to Review San Francisco Police

The WHO declares a global public health emergency due to the outbreak of Zika virus, pro-militia protests reemerge near the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, and the Justice Department announces a formal investigation into police practices in San Francisco.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: 16 Dead in Military Plane Crash, Deadly Measles Outbreak