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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  • Jerusalem forest fire prompts residents to evacuate neighborhoods - Jerusalem Post
    A large forest fire broke out in two Jerusalem neighborhoods on Thursday, promoting residents to evacuate . Residents in the Ramot area were asked to ...
    05/26/2016 - 7:34 am | View Link
  • Residents evacuted during building fire - Journal-Gazette
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    05/24/2016 - 1:21 pm | View Link
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    05/23/2016 - 11:40 am | View Link
  • Army evacuates Falluja ahead of ISIS op - CNN
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    05/22/2016 - 6:42 am | View Link
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    05/19/2016 - 3:01 pm | View Link
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  • Jerusalem forest fire prompts residents to evacuate neighborhoods
    A large forest fire broke out in various Jerusalem neighborhoods on Thursday, promoting dozens of residents to evacuate . Residents in the Ramot area were asked to evacuate their homes due to high winds in the area, as firefighters feared the fire could ...
    05/26/2016 - 12:36 am | View Link
  • Fire forces residents to evacuate home in Youngstown
    A house fire Youngstown's west side forces two women to evacuate their home Tuesday morning. Crews responded to reports of a fire on the 300 block of South Hazlewood Avenue around 5 a.m. Crews on scene said the fire started from a candle on the back porch ...
    05/24/2016 - 2:54 am | View Link
  • Residents Forced To Evacuate After Stove Fire
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    05/24/2016 - 12:11 am | View Link
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    05/22/2016 - 11:28 pm | View Link
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    05/22/2016 - 10:40 am | View Link
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  • PHOTOS: Wildfire forces Eula residents to evacuate | News ...
    The High Line wildfire forced residents near Eula to evacuate their homes Saturday.
    05/23/2016 - 9:28 am | View Website
  • Lake Village residents forced to evacuate because of ...
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    05/23/2016 - 1:57 am | View Website
  • Floods evacuate Bastrop Co. residents |
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    04/18/2016 - 1:08 pm | View Website
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    04/5/2016 - 3:40 pm | View Website
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    The City of Pacifica has declared a state of emergency and is evacuating residents as homes are teetering on the edge of a cliff being torn away by strong El Nino ...
    01/26/2016 - 1:11 pm | View Website
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