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Typhoon Haiyan Aftermath 'Worse Than Hell' As Death Toll Reaches Into The Thousands

By | Sun, 11/10/2013 - 16:35

Filipino officials estimate that the death toll from Typhoon Haiyan could reach as many as 10,000 people.

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Philippines Earthquake Leaves Nearly 100 Dead [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 10/15/2013 - 09:59

The Philippines was hit by a 7.2-magnitude earthquake Tuesday. Rescue efforts at a local hospital were hampered by damaged roads and bridges.

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Colorado Flash Floods Kill 2: 20-Foot ‘Wall Of Water’ Impedes Rescue Efforts [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 09:39

Massive flash flooding in Boulder, Colo., left two dead and emergency officials scrambling to help the stranded.

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Sinkhole At Disney Resort May Be Sign Of Statewide Sinkhole Problem

By | Tue, 08/13/2013 - 14:49

The sinkhole that swallowed a portion of Summer Bay Resort near Disney World may be a symptom of a bigger problem, with sinkholes popping up across Florida.

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Oklahoma Tornadoes Kill 37 As Governor Declares State Of Emergency [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 16:59

The storm system that spanned from Texas to Minnesota claimed the lives of 37 in Moore, Okla., as hospitals receive an influx of injured.

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Texas Tornado Tears Granbury To Claim 6, 45 Injured [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 05/16/2013 - 13:18

On Wednesday evening, deadly tornadoes ripped through northern Granbury and touched several other counties to claim the lives of six who were living in Habitat for Humanity homes.

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Hurricane Katrina Aftermath: Higher Heart Attack Risk for New Orleans Residents

By | Thu, 03/07/2013 - 19:03

Heart attack rates are three times higher for New Orleans residents in the Hurricane Katrina aftermath. Survivors of natural disasters are often at higher risk for cardiovascular and stress-related disease.

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Be Prepared For a Zombie Apocalypse, Homeland Security Warns

By | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 12:49

In honor of National Preparedness Month, everyone should take a pledge to be prepared for when a disaster strikes.

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Viewer Discretion Is Advised: Watching Disturbing News Footage Can Damage Long-term Mental and Physical Health

By | Wed, 09/05/2012 - 14:29

People are increasingly able to watch global drama unravel as more and more 24-hour news channels and social media websites bring in a constant stream of disturbing footage from war zones in faraway lands, but scientists say that the constant exposure to distressing news could actually negatively impact our long term health.