Tag: Flooding

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo (Gregorio Borgia / Associated Press)

Water District to San Jose’s Anti-Trump Mayor: You Failed

The Santa Clara Valley Water District wrote to anti-Trump San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo on Tuesday, placing blame squarely on his administration for mismanaging the Coyote Creek flood last month that caught the city by surprise and forced the evacuation of 14,000 residents.

SFO (Kyle Harmon / Flickr / CC)

SFO Airport Sinkhole ‘Emergency’ as Flight Volume Soars

Federal and state transportation officials are warning that San Francisco Airport’s rapidly deteriorating seawall has created the risk of runway flooding and sinkholes as passenger volume soars. San Francisco is legend for environmental hypocrisy, such as flooding the beautiful Hetch

North Korea, Hoery?ng : In this handout photo taken on September 7, 2016 and released on September 13, 2016 by UNICEF DPRK a local representative of red cross (C left) surveys the damage to houses, caused by heavy flooding of the Tumen river along the road from Musan to Yonsa in Hoery?ng, North Hamyong province. Rescue workers struggled to reach North Korea's flood-ravaged communities Tuesday as the Red Cross warned of a "major and complex diaster" which has killed scores and left tens of thousands in urgent need of help. At least 133 people have been killed and hundreds more are still missing after devastating floods hit the country's north, leaving tens of thousands homeless and destitute, with the risk of disease now looming. / AFP PHOTO / UNICEF DPRK / Murat SAHIN / - South Korea OUT / REPUBLIC OF KOREA OUT ---EDITORS NOTE--- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO/UNICEF DPRK/MURAT SAHIN" - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS THIS PICTURE WAS MADE AVAILABLE BY A THIRD PARTY. AFP CAN NOT INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, LOCATION, DATE AND CONTENT OF THIS IMAGE. THIS PHOTO IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY AFP. /

North Korea Threatens Nuclear Armageddon, Asks for Food

North Korea discovered that one of the problems with spending most of your impoverished Communist dungeon state’s GDP on military hardware is that you don’t have much left over to handle emergencies, such as a flood that leaves 100,000 people homeless.