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EDM Friday Briefing: Storms in New Orleans, Terror Suspect in North Carolina, Quake Cluster in California

Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 5, 2016: Buildings collapse in New Orleans after severe storms hit the region, the DOJ says a North Carolina man planned to build a terrorist sleeper cell, a cluster of earthquakes shake Northern California, Chicago firefighters find a dead toddler in an abandoned building, and an American woman dies in a stabbing incident in London.

EDM Week In Review: May 2, 2016

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Zika, States Better Prepared For Disasters, Chernobyl, Budget Cuts, Storms, 2011 Tornado Outbreak

Zika virus concerns grow, genetically engineered mosquitos are considered, Zika funding issues cause the shifting of emergency preparedness funds, U. S. states are now better prepared for disasters, Chernobyl plant to be contained soon after 30 years, Hurricane Preparedness Week is May 15-21, Mississippi's OEM budget is cut again, strong storms rip through South, Midwest, and a look back at the 2011 tornado Super Outbreak.

Officials: Water Pipe Break At JFK Airport Weather-Related