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      • Senate advances $36.5 billion disaster relief package

        Senate advances $36.5 billion disaster relief package

        Monday, October 23 2017 3:54 AM EDT2017-10-23 07:54:03 GMT
        Monday, October 23 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-10-24 02:16:13 GMT

        There is urgency to move the measure swiftly - rather than add more money to it at this time - because the government's flood insurance reserves are running out.

        There is urgency to move the measure swiftly - rather than add more money to it at this time - because the government's flood insurance reserves are running out.

      • Study: NYC could see bad flooding every 5 years

        Study: NYC could see bad flooding every 5 years

        Monday, October 23 2017 3:14 PM EDT2017-10-23 19:14:19 GMT
        Monday, October 23 2017 10:04 PM EDT2017-10-24 02:04:48 GMT
        A new study says that within three decades, floods that used to strike New York City only once every 500 years could occur every five years.
        A new study says that within three decades, floods that used to strike New York City only once every 500 years could occur every five years.
      • California launching fire clean-up 'for the record books'

        California launching fire clean-up 'for the record books'

        Monday, October 23 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-10-24 01:14:27 GMT
        Monday, October 23 2017 9:25 PM EDT2017-10-24 01:25:28 GMT
        Officials outline plans for largest fire clean-up in California history, targeting hazardous substances and ash from 8,400 homes and other structures burned in Northern California wildfires.
        Officials outline plans for largest fire clean-up in California history, targeting hazardous substances and ash from 8,400 homes and other structures burned in Northern California wildfires.
      • Deadly fires in CaliforniaMore>>

      • California launching fire clean-up 'for the record books'

        California launching fire clean-up 'for the record books'

        Monday, October 23 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-10-24 01:14:27 GMT
        Monday, October 23 2017 9:25 PM EDT2017-10-24 01:25:28 GMT
        Officials outline plans for largest fire clean-up in California history, targeting hazardous substances and ash from 8,400 homes and other structures burned in Northern California wildfires.
        Officials outline plans for largest fire clean-up in California history, targeting hazardous substances and ash from 8,400 homes and other structures burned in Northern California wildfires.
      • Portugal steps up wildfire response as warm weather persists

        Portugal steps up wildfire response as warm weather persists

        Monday, October 23 2017 7:03 AM EDT2017-10-23 11:03:59 GMT
        Monday, October 23 2017 10:54 AM EDT2017-10-23 14:54:59 GMT
        Portugal's government is beefing up its wildfire response with 17 water-dropping aircraft after forest blazes killed more than 100 people this year.
        Portugal's government is beefing up its wildfire response with 17 water-dropping aircraft after forest blazes killed more than 100 people this year.
      • French authorities get Corsica wildfires under control

        French authorities get Corsica wildfires under control

        Monday, October 23 2017 4:13 AM EDT2017-10-23 08:13:59 GMT
        Monday, October 23 2017 4:25 AM EDT2017-10-23 08:25:31 GMT
        French authorities say firefighters have mostly contained wildfires that spread across the Mediterranean island of Corsica over the weekend.
        French authorities say firefighters have mostly contained wildfires that spread across the Mediterranean island of Corsica over the weekend.
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