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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  • Afghanistan quake kills at least four, wounds 69
    An earthquake centered in Afghanistan's east killed at least four people and injured almost 70, after wet weather weakened the country's traditional mud-brick homes, officials said on Wednesday. More
  • Tornado sirens giving way to new warning technologyTornado sirens giving way to new warning technology
    On April 10, 2011, tornadoes ripped across Wisconsin, tearing roofs off houses, toppling trees and snapping power lines. In many places, the high winds were greeted with silence as some Cold War-era warning sirens failed because of lost power and other issues — just when they were needed the most. More
  • Death toll in China quake hits 113Death toll in China quake hits 113
    A strong earthquake struck China’s mountainous Sichuan province Saturday morning, leaving at least 113 people dead and more than 3,000 injured. Chinese authorities assessed the magnitude of the quake at 7.0, while the U.S. Geological Survey reported 6.6. More
  • Scientists: Superstorm Sandy jolted United States
    Superstorm Sandy didn't just rattle the East Coast, it also jiggled the ground across the country ever so slightly, scientists reported Thursday. Earthquake sensors located as far away as the Pacific Northwest detected the storm's energy as it surged toward the New York metropolitan region last year. More
  • Wild weather: Floods, snow, tornadoes hit central USAWild weather: Floods, snow, tornadoes hit central USA
    Middle America was overwhelmed by weather Thursday, with snow in the north, tornadoes in the Plains, and torrential rains that caused floods and transportation woes - and a sinkhole in Chicago. More
  • Outcry and fears grow as Pakistan builds new nuclear reactors - Peak Oil
    Most of the affected residents would be asked to shelter in place, not evacuate, he said.Hoodbhoy points out that even today, the no-go zones...
    03/8/2015 - 9:22 am | View Link
  • In the face of fires - City Press
    Residents either don’t have electricity services or can’t afford ... up the mountain, would evacuate down to us. If we had to evacuate, we ...
    03/8/2015 - 9:16 am | View Link
  • Labor of love left to wither and die in Fukushima - Japan Times
    1 plant, approximately 57,000 Fukushima residents fled their homes in ... sets outside of Japan, she begged her relatives to evacuate for their own
    03/8/2015 - 5:54 am | View Link
  • Suicide bombers invade Maiduguri - Daily Sun
    ... who witnessed the incident told Sunday Sun . Residents said they had ... told Sunday Sun . While rescue workers were battling to evacuate the ...
    03/7/2015 - 8:00 am | View Link
  • Red Cross reminder: Check smoke alarms when clocks spring forward - Lebanon Democrat
    Firefighters urge battery checks in conjunction with daylight saving ... -
    03/7/2015 - 6:27 am | View Link
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  • Saudi Diplomats, U.N. Officials Evacuate Yemen
    Residents reported heavy clashes between the Houthis and mainly Sunni tribal fighters in the south of the country, while the air campaign sought to stall a fresh offensive by the Shi'ite Muslim group on Aden from the east. Riyadh's intervention ...
    03/29/2015 - 1:54 am | View Link
  • Residents Evacuate Apartment Fire
    Reno Fire says a blaze started just before 11 a.m. this morning at an apartment complex on Sharlands Avenue. They say one unit is completely scorched from the fire and 5 nearby units received smoke damage. Overall 8 units are uninhabitable and their 16 ...
    03/28/2015 - 4:15 pm | View Link
  • South Richmond residents still in awe over Friday’s heavy police, SWAT presence
    The incident drew a heavy police and SWAT team presence on Stockton Street, which closed off much of the area and forced many residents to evacuate. 8News reporter Claudia Rupcich was on the scene when Jones was arrested after SWAT team officers used tear ...
    03/28/2015 - 11:45 am | View Link
  • Police evacuate residents after houses develop cracks in Budgam
    Chrar-e-Sharief (Budgam), Mar 28: Scores of families were Saturday evacuated to safer locations after around 20 residential houses suffered damages due to soil erosion and landslides in Chontinaad area here, police said. The houses developed massive cracks ...
    03/27/2015 - 11:02 pm | View Link
  • Murray residents evacuate after fire
    Apartment complex Wednesday morning in Murray. 13 personnel from the Murray Fire Department, and Murray-Calloway County EMS, also responded. From underneath an apartment door. Spokesman Sgt. David Howe said in a news release. The man was asleep when the ...
    03/27/2015 - 8:07 pm | View Link
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  • Marshfield residents voluntarily evacuate due to flooding ...
    Crews are evacuating homes in Marshfield after major flooding. Fire officials said they are helping people leave their homes in Brant Rock and Humarock.
    03/28/2015 - 8:12 pm | View Website
  • Evacuation Information for Residents
    “Run from surge – hide from the wind.” Understand that Palm Beach County evacuates for storm surge, not for wind; our evacuation zones are based on this principle.
    03/27/2015 - 7:08 pm | View Website
  • Residents on slopes of Popocatepetl Volcano heed ...
    Residents on slopes of Popocatepetl Volcano heed evacuation notice For the past two weeks, numerous reports of increased seismic activity heralding a possible large ...
    03/25/2015 - 5:42 am | View Website
  • Photos: Massive Cape Town Fire Forces Residents To ...
    World Photos: Massive Cape Town Fire Forces Residents To Evacuate Homes. A fire that began Sunday on the eastern side of Cape Town, South Africa, spread over to the ...
    03/2/2015 - 12:40 pm | View Website
  • Garage fire forces residents to evacuate Northland housing ...
    Residents of a small Northland housing complex were evacuated Monday morning after a fire broke out in a nearby garage.
    03/2/2015 - 3:43 am | View Website
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