M 4.9 in West Of Macquarie Island on 19 Mar 2017 20:34 UTC

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Severe storms forecast, possible tornadoes to blast southern U.S.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:12:00 +0100azcentral (en)

Severe storms and a few tornadoes are forecast to rip across portions of the southern Plains and Southeast over the next several days. The Storm Prediction Center placed areas from Kansas to Alabama under a risk for severe storms Friday and Saturday. The risk of violent storms Friday will extend....

Guadeloupe (France): Le Mécanisme Européen de Protection Civile participe au premier exercice de crise "EU Richter Caraïbes 2017" aux Antilles

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:10:00 +0100reliefWeb (fr)

Le Mécanisme Européen de Protection Civile participe au premier exercice de crise "EU Richter Caraïbes 2017" aux Antilles. Cet exercice de solidarité européenne et internationale, c of inancé par l’Union Européenne, a pour objectif de tester les chaînes opérationnelles, organisationnelles et de....

Florida fire started by book burning destroys at least 10 homes

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:31:00 +0100kptv (en)

By Christine Sever and Madison Park CNN (CNN) -- At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday. There have been no reports of injuries in what's being called the Garfield Road Fire, according to the Florida Forest Service.

Neutrauchburg 23.03.2017 Für Kinder ist es der Himmel auf Erden Immer wieder hat die „Schwäbische Zeitung“ über das Kinder-Hilfswerk Ccara in Südindien berichtet.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:17:00 +0100szon-de (de)

Für Kinder ist es der Himmel auf Erden „Ccara“-Vorsitzende Heike Maurus ist zurück von einer Inspektionsreise aus Indien Heike Maurus aus Neutrauchburg mit einigen Kindern bei ihrem letzten Besuch im neuen Ccara-Kinder-Campus. Neutrauchburg sz Immer wieder hat die „Schwäbische Zeitung“ über das Kinder-Hilfswerk Ccara in Südindien berichtet.

Japan: Japanese children and companies implement Sendai Framework

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:04:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

By Yuki Matsuoka. SENDAI, Japan, 23 March 2017 – Schoolchildren and businesses in Japan are working hard to implement the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, a 15-year blueprint adopted at a UN conference in their country in 2015. Six years after the Great East Japan Earthquake and....

Book burning starts Florida wildfire, 10 homes destroyed

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:32:00 +0100upi (en)

March 23 (UPI) -- A Nassau County, Fla., fire, begun by a man burning paperback books, destroyed at least 10 homes, a Florida Forest Service spokeswoman said. Aided by strong winds and dry conditions, the backyard fire escalated Wednesday afternoon into a 400-acre wildfire near Bryceville, 20 miles west of Jacksonville.

Florida Man’s Book Burning Sparks Wildfire, Destroys Homes: Officials

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:25:00 +0100theepochtimes (en)

Firefighters and firefighting equipment arrive to deal with wildfire that quickly spread across acres of land, damaging many homes and forcing residents to evacuate in Nassau County, Fla., U.S. on March 22, 2017. (Courtesy Florida Forest Service/Handout via REUTERS) A Florida man’s illegal burning....

Los jabalíes radiactivos de Fukushima

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:15:00 +0100elnortedecastilla (es)

Donde antes del 11 de marzo de 2011 circulaban los coches y los hombres caminaban o paseaban a sus mascotas, ahora corretean los jabalíes. Así es ahora Fukushima y su área de exclusión, un territorio de 19 kilómetros a la redonda donde quien reina a sus anchas es este verraco salvaje.

COEN descarta tsunami en costa peruana por retirada del mar

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:14:00 +0100expreso-PE (es)

El vocero del Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia Nacional (COEN), general Jorge Chávez, descartó en la madrugada de este jueves, una alerta de tsunami por la retirada del mar que se observa en algunos lugares de la costa peruana. Además precisó que esto obedece a que con la caída de huaicos se han....

Florida fire started by book burning destroys at least 10 homes 2 HRS At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:56:00 +0100news4jax (en)

(CNN) - At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday. Only a few minor injuries to emergency personnel have been reported in what's being called the Garfield Road Fire, according to the Florida Forest Service.

911 call: 'The damn woods are on fire' 24 Mins A wildfire that began with a Nassau County resident illegally burning a box of books

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:56:00 +0100news4jax (en)

BRYCEVILLE, Fla. - A wildfire that began with a Nassau County resident illegally burning a box of books Wednesday afternoon blew up into a fire that consumed 400 acres near Bryceville, burned 15 structures and forced 150 people from their homes. The wife of the man who started the fire called 911 to report that the fire got away from him.

Florida man's book burning sparks wildfire, destroys homes: officials

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:36:00 +0100news-yahoo (en)

By Gina Cherelus. (Reuters) - A Florida man's illegal burning of paperback books sparked a wildfire that quickly spread across 400 acres of land, damaging or destroying as many as 15 homes and forcing residents to evacuate in the northeastern part of the state, officials said on Thursday.

Florida man's book burning sparks wildfire, destroys homes: officials

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:34:00 +0100reuters (en)

By Gina Cherelus A Florida man's illegal burning of paperback books sparked a wildfire that quickly spread across 400 acres of land, damaging or destroying as many as 15 homes and forcing residents to evacuate in the northeastern part of the state, officials said on Thursday.

Full Article: Florida man's book burning sparks wildfire, destroys homes: officials

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:20:00 +0100wsau (en)

By Gina Cherelus. (Reuters) - A Florida man's illegal burning of paperback books sparked a wildfire that quickly spread across 400 acres of land, damaging or destroying as many as 15 homes and forcing residents to evacuate in the northeastern part of the state, officials said on Thursday.

Florida fire started by book burning destroys at least 10 homes 2 HRS At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday.

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:14:00 +0100click2houston (en)

(CNN) - At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday. Only a few minor injuries to emergency personnel have been reported in what's being called the Garfield Road Fire, according to the Florida Forest Service.

Florida book burning sparks massive wildfire

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:11:00 +0100newsok (en)

By Christine Sever, Madison Park and Nicole Chavez, CNN Published: March 23, 2017 8:24 AM CDT Updated: March 23, 2017 9:34 AM CDT At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday.

News 35 mins ago 10:17 a.m. It's official drought conditions for Jacksonville as wildfire season heats up

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:07:00 +0100firstcoastnews (en)

It's of ficial from NOAA, USDA, and the National Drought Mitigation Center we have a drought now in the Jacksonville area including Duval County for the first time since July of 2015. A dry pattern that brought record rain and snow to the West Coast and favored warmer and drier than normal pattern....

Descartan tsunami en la costa peruana tras retirada del mar

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:52:00 +0100diariocorreo (es)

Vocero del COEN dijo que tras caída de huaicos se han ampliado las dimensiones de las orillas, pero que "no debe preocupar" Descartan tsunami en la costa peruana tras retirada del mar Tras la retirada del mar que se observa en algunos lugares, el vocero del Cenrtro de Operaciones de Emergencia....

Florida fire started by book burning destroys at least 10 homes

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:46:00 +0100cbs46 (en)

By Christine Sever and Madison Park CNN (CNN) -- At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday. There have been no reports of injuries in what's being called the Garfield Road Fire, according to the Florida Forest Service.

Florida fire started by book burning destroys at least 10 homes

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:45:00 +0100foxcarolina (en)

By Christine Sever and Madison Park CNN (CNN) -- At least 10 homes in Nassau County, Florida, were destroyed in a wildfire caused by a man who was burning books Wednesday. There have been no reports of injuries in what's being called the Garfield Road Fire, according to the Florida Forest Service.

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