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April 15, 2019: It's only April, but already this year more store closures — nearly 6,000 — have been announced than in all of 2018.
April 14, 2019: The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.3 earthquake hit the west side of the Big Island of Hawaii.
April 14, 2019: A decade after it was first pitched, New York City has reluctantly come around to the idea of charging drivers a fee to drive into Midtown and Lower Manhattan. The turning point, opponents and experts say, was the crisis in transit that required a massive infusion of new revenue.
April 13, 2019: Authorities warn considerable damage to poorly built structures possible in Sulawesi from 6.8-magnitude quakeA strong 6.8-magnitude earthquake has rocked eastern Indonesia, reportedly killing one person and triggering a brief tsunami warning that sent panicked residents fleeing to higher ground.The quake struck at a...
April 12, 2019: USGS reports magnitude 6.8 quake has struck the island of Sulawesi, prompting Indonesian authorities to warn of a possible tsunami
April 12, 2019: Indonesia's geophysics agency said a tsunami is possible after a strong earthquake struck Friday east of Sulawesi island.
April 8, 2019: Small business owners across the country are beginning to feel the pinch as more states move toward a 5 minimum wage. 
March 26, 2019: In the second city of Maracaibo, the crippling blackout sparked a terrifying rampage that police seemed unable to controlSome liken the damage wrought on Venezuela’s second city to a natural disaster. Others suspect Satanic intervention.“El demonio,” says Betty Méndez, a local shopkeeper, by way of explanatio...
March 25, 2019: Faced with a Wave of AI, How Should We Behave?
March 11, 2019: A Japanese high school hit by the 2011 tsunami has re-opened to visitors as a memorial to the disaster.
February 26, 2019: When the 2004 tsunami struck, the Moken were saved by their knowledge of the sea. But a catastrophic blaze has exposed authorities’ errors in the rebuilding of their homesWhere stilted huts once stood on the white sand, now there are just charred remains. “This is worse than after the tsunami,” says Hook, a Mo...
February 26, 2019: The ice shove shut down a parkway and started to bulldoze
February 26, 2019: AI and ML are the solutions everyone seems to want to employ, although few understand the difference in those technologies or how to effectively employ them. Should businesses rely on AI or ML to keep up with the waves of the data tsunami?
February 25, 2019: High winds creating chaos across the eastern half of country with power outages and travel delays have created another problem: a literal wall of ice.
February 14, 2019: How did everyone get caught completely unaware by the Dec. 2018 tsunami in Indonesia? This question was originally answered on Quora by Kelly Martin.
February 6, 2019: Rogue Wave Software has this year been acquired by by Perforce Software, a specialist in software development lifecycle and code analysis products with a focus on automated mobile and web testing.
February 4, 2019: Aimed at flood-prone regions.
February 2, 2019: Sightings of giant oarfish reported near seismically active regions caused media to worry about impending earthquake and tsunami, but the belief that those deep-water creatures are a harbinger of doom is based more on folklore than science.
February 1, 2019: Fears of an incoming natural disaster in Japan are swirling online after sightings of a deep-water fish believed to be a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis.
January 31, 2019: Olympic authorities reduce crowd size to make evacuations easier The organisers of next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo have decided to cut the number of spectators for the sailing events by a third so they can be quickly evacuated to higher ground in the event of a tsunami.The 2020 Tokyo Olympics organising committ...
January 31, 2019: The Institute for Government warns that crucial laws needed for post-Brexit will not be in place. MPs must summon courageShellshocked MPs of the sensible tendency are now seriously alarmed. You find them in a daze around Westminster and its news studio green-rooms stunned by Tuesday night’s failure of the modest C...
January 20, 2019: I started shaking when I first heard about the tsunami that struck Indonesia in December. The reason? On Dec. 26, 2004, my sister Penny and I were washed ashore by the tsunami that started with a 9.1-magnitude earthquake off Indonesia’s Sumatra and generated a wave that spread across the Indian...
January 20, 2019: A senior British opposition politician said Sunday that it's unlikely the U.K. will leave the European Union as scheduled on March 29, while a government minister warned that failure to deliver on Brexit would betray voters and unleash a political
January 8, 2019: Dinosaurs went extinct 65 million years ago when a massive asteroid slammed into Earth nearby modern day Cancun. The asteroid triggered an unimaginable mile-high tsunami that swept across Earth's oceans.
January 8, 2019: According to a Chinese study, the coastline of mainland China was inundated by a large tsunami a thousand years ago, triggering the demise of local societies.