Disasters

Wildfires

California Wildfires

California wildfire destroys 4 homes as fire reaches town

Floods

Severe Weather

Pennsylvania woman dies as historic Maryland town ravaged by floodwaters

Urban Planning

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Philly to adopt disaster protection plan for historic buildings

Business

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Man fakes deletion of his entire company with one line of code

Space

Space Shuttle Challenger – 30 years after disaster

Business

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Home insurer Allstate's drone project takes flight

Nation

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Radiation from Japan nuclear disaster spreads off U.S. shores

Disasters

ROMANIA-BLAST

Romanian nightclub fire leaves 27 dead, 155 injured

Disasters

ROMANIA-BLAST

Romanian nightclub fire kills 27, national mourning declared

World News

GUATEMALA-DISASTER

Hillside collapses on Guatemalan town, killing 26; hundreds missing

Disasters

NJ Transit

NJ Transit to receive $71 million in fresh round of Sandy relief funding

Investigations

Red Cross CEO tried to kill government investigation

Explosions

China Explosion: The Aftermath

Storms

South Jersey Storm

Obama signs disaster declaration for New Jersey after storm

Weather

Tornado rips homes near Chicago, injures several, disrupts power

Disasters

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Five more victims' remains found at Nepal crash site of U.S. helicopter

Disasters

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Wreckage of missing U.S. helicopter found in Nepal; no survivors

Disasters

05132015_Nepal_Reuters

Hundreds search for U.S. helicopter after second Nepal quake kills scores

Disasters

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72 years ago, Frankford Junction was scene of one of worst train disasters in U.S. history

Disasters

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Texas, Arkansas governors declare disasters after deadly tornadoes

Disasters

05122015_Nepal_Reuters

Fresh Nepal earthquake kills dozens, triggers panic

World

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About 100 bodies found in Nepal trekking village

Disasters

Nepal Delaware

Delaware doctors heading to Nepal to provide aid

Natural Disasters

Boy found alive in Nepal rubble five days after quake

Disasters

Nepal Earthquake

Chances of finding survivors in Nepal dims

Disasters

04272015_Nepal_Reuters

Desperate Nepalis flee capital as aftershocks spread fear

Crime and Courts

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Tunisian accused in migrant boat disaster appears in Italian court