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2013-09-26 23:36:13

September is National Preparedness Month. In order to commemorate it, PHI Emergency Management has announces a 5 percent discount on all PHI Preparedness products sold on Amazon.com. Newmarket, NH (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 September is National Preparedness Month. In order to commemorate it, PHI Emergency Management has announced a 5 percent discount on all PHI Preparedness products sold on Amazon.com. Ralph Huber, President of PHI, made the announcement after the September...

2006-06-19 13:42:20

Corrects year of Oklahoma City bombing to 1995 from 1985 in story from June 16. 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. The study showed that Washington, one of the targets of the September 11 attack, was among the worst-prepared regions in the country for a catastrophic event....

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. The study showed that Washington, one of the targets of the September 11 attack, was among the worst-prepared regions in the country for a catastrophic event. Louisiana and the city of New Orleans -- both battered by deadly Hurricane Katrina last...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'