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2013-09-26 23:36:13

September is National Preparedness Month.

2006-06-19 13:42:20

Corrects year of Oklahoma City bombing to 1995 from 1985 in story from June 16.

2006-06-16 16:24:19

By Deborah Charles WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly five years after the September 11 attacks, most cities and states in the United States are still unprepared for a major catastrophe, a Department of Homeland Security report showed on Friday.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.