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EDM Monday Briefing: Hurricane Matthew, Hoboken Train Investigation, Earthquake Warning

Emergency and disaster management briefing for October 3, 2016: Hurricane Matthew is now a strong Category 4 storm, the NTSB recovers a train data recorder in New Jersey, a vehicle chase ends in a police shooting and protests in south Los Angeles, a high number of temblors along the San Adreas fault prompt a warning, Thailand considers testing all pregnant women for Zika, a Townville, SC school shooting victim dies from injuries, the Loma fire in California's Santa Cruz Mountains is now more than 70 percent contained, and the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant oil leak reaches a discharge canal leading to the Hudson River.

EDM Friday Briefing: Tropical Storm Warning Issued for Areas of Bahamas Decimated by Hurricane Dorian

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Charlotte & Tulsa Protests, Charges Filed in NY, NJ Bombings, CA Wildfires, Indonesian Landslides

Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 21, 2016: Protests erupt in Charlotte, NC after an officer-involved shooting, Tulsa, OK protestors call for the firing of a police officer involved in a fatal shooting, U.S. prosecutors file charges against Ahmad Rahami for the recent New York and New Jersey bombings, a California wildfire becomes the costliest fire in history to fight, smartphones may be vulnerable to hacking that affects critical infrastructure, at least 19 die in Indonesian flooding and landslides, Atlanta police investigate a suspicious package, and a U-2 spy plane crashes, killing one pilot.

Things That We Will Lose in the Fire

EDM Wednesday Briefing: California Fires, Louisiana Flooding, Milwaukee Protests, Sea Level Rise

Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 17, 2016: California declares a state of emergency due to the Blue Cut Fire, Baton Rouge, LA residents find refuge from flooding in shelters and a federal disaster declaration extends to 20 counties, a man is arrested in connection with the Clayton Fire that burned the town of Lower Lake, CA, Milwaukee establishes a curfew, Bradley County, TN is set for a radio upgrade, a Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant drill is scheduled for Wednesday, and Zika's impact increases in Haiti.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: President Trump Approves Disaster Declaration for Kansas