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Laura Gottesdiener

Is Climate Change To Blame For The Devastating Tornadoes? | Laura Gottesdiener | Posted 06.29.2011 | Green

The tornadoes that tore through the southeast United States on Wednesday were cumulatively the deadliest twister disaster since 1932, with the death t...

Japan's Hardest Hit Regions Reel From Devastation

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Though rescue workers continue their frantic search, Japan's death toll is already expected to exceed 10,000 following Friday's magnitude-8.9 earthqua...

China Landslides Leave 337 Dead, More Than 1,100 Missing

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) ZHOUQU, China — Rescuers lifted muddy bodies into trucks, and aid convoys choked the road into the remote Chinese town where hundreds died and ...

Ryan Grim

Civilian Casualties Soar; Key Afghan Metric Headed In Wrong Direction | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Civilian deaths in Afghanistan climbed in 2009 to their highest number since the fall of the Taliban, the United Nations says in a recent report. The...