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Canadian Wildfires in Alberta Force Over 80,000 to Evacuate

Canadian Wildfires in Alberta Force Over 80,000 to Evacuate
A massive wildfire in Alberta, Canada has destroyed over 2,000 homes. Here's how to make sure you're prepared in case of a fire.
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How Prepared is Your Household for a Wildfire?

How Prepared is Your Household for a Wildfire?
National Wildfire Community Preparedness day is May 7th, 2016. Are you, your family, and your home prepared for a wildfire?
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US Winters are Getting Wetter, and That's Bad for More Than Skiers

US Winters are Getting Wetter, and That's Bad for More Than Skiers
Wetter winters are causing natural disasters like wildfires and floods. Here's what you need to know to make sure your home and car are protected.
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The World's Hottest Year Threatens More Frequent and Severe Natural Disasters

The World's Hottest Year Threatens More Frequent and Severe Natural Disasters
The World Meteorological Organization named 2015 the hottest year on record, and this record setting heat is expected to continue in 2016.
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Worst Natural Disasters of 2015: Washington Wildfires

Worst Natural Disasters of 2015: Washington Wildfires
Wildfires burned over 900,000 acres in Washington this year. Here’s how it impacted that state's residents plus some advice for people elsewhere.
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Worst Natural Disasters of 2015: California Wildfires

Worst Natural Disasters of 2015: California Wildfires
Although more than 8,000 fires swept through the Golden State this year, a small handful caused most of the resulting damage.
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Wildfires Caused More Damage Than Ever in 2015

Wildfires Caused More Damage Than Ever in 2015
Natural disasters only caused an average amount of destruction in the US in 2015 – except for wildfires, which did more damage than ever before.
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A ‘Super El Niño’ is Developing in the Pacific … Do You Have Enough Insurance?

A ‘Super El Niño’ is Developing in the Pacific … Do You Have Enough Insurance?
This El Niño may be the strongest of the last 50 years. Here’s what that means for your region as well as for your home and homeowners insurance.
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