More Residents Evacuate In New Jersey

As the Passaic River in New Jersey threatened to crest to dangerously high levels Tuesday, residents continued to battle the floodwaters that have forced thousands of people to relocate, authorities said.

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    UPDATE 8:00 p.m.: Hawaii County Civil Defense has ordered Leilani Estates residents on Nohea and Luana streets between Leilani Avenue and Kahukai, and on Kupono Street between Malama Street and Leilani Avenue to evacuate immediately because of fast moving ...
    05/27/2018 - 7:32 pm | View Link
  • Early morning fire causes Riverhead residents to evacuate
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    05/26/2018 - 5:47 am | View Link
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    05/26/2018 - 2:53 am | View Link
  • Marines Standing By to Help Evacuate Residents Threatened by Hawaii Volcano
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    05/25/2018 - 2:46 pm | View Link
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    05/25/2018 - 10:51 am | View Link
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    05/24/2018 - 11:32 pm | View Website
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    05/10/2018 - 11:53 am | View Website
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    05/8/2018 - 8:30 pm | View Website
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    05/5/2018 - 3:55 pm | View Website
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    05/4/2018 - 7:49 am | View Website
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