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    Reporting on Hurricane Katrina

    Jim Amoss talked about the New Orleans Times-Picayune's Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of Hurricane Katrina and how the city has fared in the decade since the storm. He spoke via…

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    Hurricane Katrina 10 Years Later

    Marc Morial joined via video link from New Orleans and talked about his experiences as mayor of New Orleans and his reflections on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

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    New Orleans After Hurricane Katrina

    Karen Durham-Aguilera talked about the city of New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina and efforts to rebuild the area. She spoke via video link from New Orleans.

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    Open Phones on Hurricane Katrina 10th Anniversary

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. A telephone line was reserved for individuals directly affected by the hurricane.

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    FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate on New Orleans Ten Years After Hurricane Katrina

    Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate talked with Steve Clemons about the lessons of Hurricane Katrina and the status of disaster preparedness today.…

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    Tenth Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

    Former New Orleans Mayor Marc Morial, Douglas Brinkley, and Shepard Smith talked about the recovery of the Gulf Coast ten years after Hurricane Katrina. They discussed federal, state…

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    Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Tenth Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

    New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu spoke at a National Press Club luncheon about the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. He discussed his city’s renewal and economic recovery…

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    Recovery Ten Years After Hurricane Katrina

    Secretary Julián Castro and other Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) officials briefed reporters on recovery efforts in the ten years since Hurricane Katrina. Agency…

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    Book Discussion on The Mercy of the Sky

    Holly Bailey talked about her book The Mercy of the Sky: The Story of a Tornado, in which she recalls a tornado that struck her hometown, Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. The storm, the…

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    The Eruption of Mount St. Helens

    This 1981 U.S. Forest Service film documents the May 18th, 1980, earthquake at Mount St. Helens, in the Cascade Range of Washington state, which caused a volcanic eruption that killed…

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    Wildfire Management

    Environmental and firefighting experts testified on the role of government in wildfire management. The hearing focused on the effects of wildfires on communities prone to them.

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    Open Phones with Dan Fagin

    Dan Fagin, author of Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation, talked about his book and responded to viewer questions and comments. He was interviewed at the 2015 Tucson Festival of…

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    Panel Discussion on Disasters

    Dan Fagin, author of Tom’s River, and Alexandra Witze, co-author of Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the World, talked about how disasters,…

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    Book Discussion on The Ship That Would Not Die

    Professor Stephen Curley talked about his book, The Ship That Would Not Die, about the many lives of the Texas Clipper. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their…

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    Book Discussion on Through a Night of Horrors

    Casey Greene talked about the book Through a Night of Horrors: Voices of the 1900 Galveston Storm, which he co-edited with Shell Henley Kelly. In the book, the editors present survivor…

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    Book Discussion on Flood of Lies

    James Cobb, Jr., talked about his book, Flood of Lies: The St. Rita’s Nursing Home Tragedy, about nursing home owners Sal and Mabel Mangano who were accused of causing the deaths…

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    1953 Waco Tornado

    Larry Holze talked about the 1953 tornado that destroyed much of downtown Waco, Texas. The tornado killed 114 people and caused extensive damage to the downtown area. It is the…

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    1962 Documentary Design for Disaster

    This 1962 documentary tells the story of a fire that started on November 5th, 1961 in Bel Air, Los Angeles, and over the course of three days destroyed 484 homes, damaged 190 others, and…

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    Book Discussion on The Resilience Dividend

    Judith Rodin talked about her book, The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong. She spoke at the 2014 Miami Book Festival International, held on the campus of…

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    Earthquake Science

    Science experts assessed recent advancements and new technologies for studying earthquakes and the progress in developing an early warning system for earthquakes. In remarks, U.S.…

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