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EDM Friday Briefing: EgyptAir Flight 804, Hudson River Rail Tunnels, Refugees, India Heat Wave, Urban Air Pollution

Egyptian forces announce that they located the wreckage from EgyptAir Flight 804, aging rail tunnels under the Hudson River are in desperate need of replacement, global survey respondents overwhelmingly accept refugees, India sets a new national heat record, and the WHO cites worsening air pollution in urban areas across the globe.

Climate Refugees and Emergency Management (Revisited)

EDM Thursday Briefing: Texas Fertilizer Plant Blast, Zika in Rio, Yellow Fever, Air Pollution

Authorities now consider the massive fertilizer plant explosion in Texas in 2013 to be a deliberate act, a prominent doctor increases concern over Zika virus at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, scientists call attention to the growing threat of yellow fever in Angola, and the WHO warns about worsening air pollution across the globe.

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Hurricane Season Begins, Texas Flooding, TSA, DC Metro, Nuclear Power