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Hungary Red Toxic Sludge Leak Mud Reaches Danube River

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Europe’s second largest river, the Danube River, has been infiltrated by the red toxic sludge leak from Hungary on Thursday as officials continue to work to contain as much of the leak as possible. A top disaster official for Hungary said it had reached the river, but officials believe that the PH levels have dropped …

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Hungary Toxic Sludge Leak May Reach Vital Danube River

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Hungary toxic sludge leak, the largest chemical disaster in Hungary’s recorded history killing at least four people and swept over entire villages as authorities and environmentalists are worried the the sludge may reach Europe’s vital waterway, the Danube River. The red poisonous substance has covered streets, fields and meadows near the Ajkai Timfoldgyar plant in …

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Time Change For Fall 2010 Daylight Savings Time Ends

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Time change for fall 2010 in the US, also known as Daylight Savings Time (DST), ends on Sunday, November 7th, 2010 at 2 AM. Seeing as this is change for fall 2010, it is fall back this season as DST ends, so we gain an hour as we turn the clocks back! This means for …

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Wisconsin River Levee Breach Forces Residents to Flee

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Wisconsin River Levee Breach forces residents of the City of Portage to flee after a 120 year old levee started failing after heavy rainfall last week of up to 10 to 12 inches in some areas, raised the river levels over the flood stage. The breach also may have stranded some residents in the Blackhawk …

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Chile Miners Rescue

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The Chile Miners Rescue effort is the deepest ever made by all current records of mining disasters, and on top of that the miners were underground longer than anyone whom has ever made it out alive. It was also one of the most advanced rescues of its kind, and the current thought is that it …

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Tropical Depression 16 Strengthening Into Tropical Storm Nicole

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The 2010 hurricane seasons 16th storm, Tropical Depression 16 is expected to strengthen into Tropical Storm Nicole later today as it bears down on Florida. The system, which crossed over Cuba, had sustained winds of 35 mph and tracking north-northeast near 15 mph. At 8 AM EST the center of the depression may be becoming …

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Pumpkin Shortage Over Following Good Growing Season and Harvest

Pumpkin shortage over after almost a year long shortage as the top US producer states that cans are starting to arrive at your local grocery stores. The great canned pumpkin shortage of 2009 occurred due to heavy rains, thus systematically ruining last years harvest and supply, creating a big deficit between supply and demand. Nestle, …

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