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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dangerously low temps to hit NortheastThe Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic
Dangerously low temps to hit Northeast
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic air blows through much of the Northeast this weekend. More than a dozen states are currently in a wind chill advisory or warning, according to the National Weather... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Dangerously low temps to hit NortheastThe Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic
Dangerously low temps to hit Northeast
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic air blows through much of the Northeast this weekend. More than a dozen states are currently in a wind chill advisory or warning, according to the National Weather... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Dangerously low temps to hit NortheastThe Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic
Dangerously low temps to hit Northeast
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic air blows through much of the Northeast this weekend. More than a dozen states are currently in a wind chill advisory or warning, according to the National Weather... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Dangerously low temps to hit NortheastThe Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic
Dangerously low temps to hit Northeast
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 24 minutes ago
The Northeast braces for "life-threatening" temperatures as bitter cold arctic air blows through much of the Northeast this weekend. More than a dozen states are currently in a wind chill advisory or warning, according to the National Weather... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Blast of arctic air brings Northeast's coldest temperatures in 20 yearsNEW YORK — The Northeast braces for “life-threatening” temperatures as bitter c
Blast of arctic air brings Northeast's coldest temperatures in 20 years
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 32 minutes ago
NEW YORK — The Northeast braces for “life-threatening” temperatures as bitter cold arctic air blows through much of the Northeast this weekend. More than a dozen states are currently in a wind chill advisory or warning, according to the National... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Massachusetts prepares for Arctic cold blastBOSTON (AP) � State officials say they'll be monitoring dangerous cold and wind
Massachusetts prepares for Arctic cold blast
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 40 minutes ago
BOSTON (AP) � State officials say they'll be monitoring dangerous cold and wind chills over the President's Day weekend. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency is encouraging people to wear proper clothing outside to prevent the Arctic air... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton opening warming centers for publicBROCKTON - As temperatures plummet into dangerous lows throughout the region, t
Brockton opening warming centers for public
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted an hour ago
BROCKTON - As temperatures plummet into dangerous lows throughout the region, the Brockton Emergency Management Agency has opened four daytime warming centers in the city on Saturday and Sunday.People looking to get warm can go to Belair Towers at... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts prepares for Arctic cold blastBOSTON (AP) - State officials say they'll be monitoring dangerous cold and wind
Massachusetts prepares for Arctic cold blast
ABC 6 Providence / Posted an hour ago
BOSTON (AP) - State officials say they'll be monitoring dangerous cold and wind chills over the President's Day weekend. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency is encouraging people to wear proper clothing outside to prevent the Arctic air... Read more
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iol.co.za
Paramedics call for better protectionJohannesburg - Joburg paramedics are often the victims of crimes and need traum
Paramedics call for better protection
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Johannesburg - Joburg paramedics are often the victims of crimes and need trauma counselling after assisting at distressing crime and accident scenes - but they have to pay for this out of their own pockets. Two paramedics who spoke to the Saturday... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Sheriff: Fatal house fire in Greenville began in garagePitt County emergency crews were dispatched to 3832 Old River Road in Greenvill
Sheriff: Fatal house fire in Greenville began in garage
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 hours ago
Pitt County emergency crews were dispatched to 3832 Old River Road in Greenville for reports of a house fire at 6:30 p.m. Friday. According to the Sheriffs Office, a 32 year old male victim was in a car parked in the garage, an adult female was... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Dangerously cold temperatures pose threat to western Mass.SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – It might be chilly outside Saturday morning, but Sa
Dangerously cold temperatures pose threat to western Mass.
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – It might be chilly outside Saturday morning, but Saturday afternoon is expected to be much worse. Mayor Dominic Sarno issued a cold weather advisory for Springfield, and the National Weather Service has issued a wind... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Weekend Brings Deep Freeze to the VineyardThe National Weather Service has issued warnings about dangerously cold weather
Weekend Brings Deep Freeze to the Vineyard
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
The National Weather Service has issued warnings about dangerously cold weather coming to southeastern Massachusetts, including the Vineyard, this weekend. An arctic air mass will bring wind chills below zero and near-record cold temperatures... Read more
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The Border Mail
Police arrived before ambulance after Holly Nicholson's family called for helpAn investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thu
Police arrived before ambulance after Holly Nicholson's family called for help
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
An investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thursday will probe why the police reached the scene ahead of the ambulance. An investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thursday will probe... Read more
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The Courier
Police arrived before ambulance after Holly Nicholson's family called for helpAn investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thu
Police arrived before ambulance after Holly Nicholson's family called for help
The Courier / Posted 6 hours ago
An investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thursday will probe why the police reached the scene ahead of the ambulance. An investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thursday will probe... Read more
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The Marshall News Messenger
Thumbs up, thumbs downMarshall was lucky enough to host a world-caliber cellist Sunday when the Marsh
Thumbs up, thumbs down
The Marshall News Messenger / Posted 6 hours ago
Marshall was lucky enough to host a world-caliber cellist Sunday when the Marshall Symphony Orchestra secured her accompaniment. Tina Guo was a joy to listen to for all residents who took the opportunity. Thumbs up to the city of Marshall for... Read more
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The Age
Police beat ambulance to Holly Nicholson's drowning siteHolly Nicholson died while rescuing her younger brother who was caught in a rip
Police beat ambulance to Holly Nicholson's drowning site
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
Holly Nicholson died while rescuing her younger brother who was caught in a rip at Wonthaggi. Photo: Photo: Facebook An investigation into the drowning death of a 13-year-old near Wonthaggi on Thursday will probe why the police reached the scene... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Pledges Support After Suicide Attack On IDP CampBy Jaiyeola Andrews and Solomon Elusoji Abuja and Lagos — The United States ha
U.S. Pledges Support After Suicide Attack On IDP Camp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
By Jaiyeola Andrews and Solomon Elusoji Abuja and Lagos — The United States has reiterated its commitment to helping Nigeria fight the Boko Haram scourge after Wednesday's suicide bombing of an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Dikwa,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Would-be Boko Haram bomber ‘caught by her ponytail’In this Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 file photo, rescue workers transport a victim
Would-be Boko Haram bomber ‘caught by her ponytail’
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
In this Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 file photo, rescue workers transport a victim of a suicide bomb attack at a refugee for treatment at a hospital, in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Strapped with a booby-trapped vest and sent by Boko Haram to kill as many people... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Brrr! Arctic front to bring frigid temps this weekend"My advice to Pennsylvanians is to stay home if at all possible and don't risk
Brrr! Arctic front to bring frigid temps this weekend
Warren Times Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
"My advice to Pennsylvanians is to stay home if at all possible and don't risk the serious or life-threatening health problems that can occur in just 30 minutes or less if skin is exposed to these hazardous temperatures," said Secretary of Health Dr.... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Emergency roles detailedLt. Cmdr. Skip Payne, deputy director for MRC under the Partner Readiness and E
Emergency roles detailed
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
Lt. Cmdr. Skip Payne, deputy director for MRC under the Partner Readiness and Emergency Programs Division within the Office of Emergency Management, spoke to a group of TU students in the emergency organization and management course. In his career... Read more
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FOX News
Northeast braces for possible 'life-threatening' cold weatherThe National Weather Service said Friday the coldest air mass of the winter may
Northeast braces for possible 'life-threatening' cold weather
FOX News / Posted 11 hours ago
The National Weather Service said Friday the coldest air mass of the winter may hit the Northeast this weekend and New Yorkers are being urged to take notice. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio warned residents to take “extreme precautions” over the... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Borchert earns emergency management certificateNew Ulm Police Department Commander David Borchert receives his emergency manag
Borchert earns emergency management certificate
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
New Ulm Police Department Commander David Borchert receives his emergency management certificate from Joe Kelly, Director of Minnesota Homeland Security Emergency Management, at the 2016 Governor's HSEM Conference in Brooklyn Center. To earn this... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Officials gather over flood insuranceMonroe County Mayor Heather Carruthers was among a group of elected officials a
Officials gather over flood insurance
Key West Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
Monroe County Mayor Heather Carruthers was among a group of elected officials and insurance advocates who gathered Friday in Tallahassee to begin to formulate a statewide campaign to battle rising flood insurance rates. Carruthers is the co-chair of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Catoosa County dispatcher fired for sharing caller's medical information as jokeA Catoosa County, Ga., 911 dispatcher received a call, wrote down a man's name,
Catoosa County dispatcher fired for sharing caller's medical information as joke
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
A Catoosa County, Ga., 911 dispatcher received a call, wrote down a man's name, wrote down his address, wrote down his medical issue — and sent all the information to her cousins. The dispatcher, Holly Dowis, said the message to her family members... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
FEMA denies individual assistance for tornado victimsROWLETT, TX – Tornado victims are struggling to understand why the Federal Emer
FEMA denies individual assistance for tornado victims
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 11 hours ago
ROWLETT, TX – Tornado victims are struggling to understand why the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is denying individual claims. City Managers in North Texas say they received notice the federal government says damage, from the Dec. 26... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
North Jersey faces up to the weekend freezeWe’ve got to chatter our way through dangerously cold temperatures this weekend
North Jersey faces up to the weekend freeze
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 hours ago
We’ve got to chatter our way through dangerously cold temperatures this weekend — and a possibly messy storm Monday into Tuesday — but the good news is this could be the winter’s last real flash of menace. Once we get through the cold snap, the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Help offered to 37 MO counties for flood repair of streets, public buildingsThe Federal Emergency Management Agency will provide grants to area governments
Help offered to 37 MO counties for flood repair of streets, public buildings
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 hours ago
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will provide grants to area governments in 37 Missouri counties and the city of St. Louis to help with their costs for restoring or repairing roads, schools and other public facilities damaged by the severe... Read more
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Newsmax
Girl Suicide Bomber Gets Cold Feet Nearing Target in NigeriaStrapped with a suicide bomb and sent to kill as many people as possible, the y
Girl Suicide Bomber Gets Cold Feet Nearing Target in Nigeria
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
Strapped with a suicide bomb and sent to kill as many people as possible, the young Nigerian teenage girl tore off the explosive vest and fled as soon as she was out of sight of her Boko Haram handlers. Her two companions, however, completed their... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Salvation Army providing overnight shelter Published: Friday, February 12, 2016 at 7:13 p.m.Last Modified: Friday, Febru
Salvation Army providing overnight shelter
The Gadsden Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Published: Friday, February 12, 2016 at 7:13 p.m.Last Modified: Friday, February 12, 2016 at 7:15 p.m. Because of predicted low temperatures and wind chill factors overnight and during the day Saturday,... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont prepares for frigid weekendBENNINGTON >> With the temperatures dipping to the coldest we have seen a
Vermont prepares for frigid weekend
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 hours ago
BENNINGTON >> With the temperatures dipping to the coldest we have seen all winter, people and organizations around the state are urging Vermonters to stay safe and stay warm this weekend. The Vermont Division of Emergency Management and... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Relief floods in for Missouri renters affected by December stormsJEFFERSON CITY - The Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, announced ad
Relief floods in for Missouri renters affected by December storms
KOMU Columbia / Posted 16 hours ago
JEFFERSON CITY - The Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, announced additional disaster assistance for renters in Missouri affected by the flooding in December. Renters who were displaced by flood waters might be eligible for money to cover... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County to renew deal with lobbying firmLOCKPORT – The Niagara County Legislature’s Administration and Community Safety
Niagara County to renew deal with lobbying firm
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 hours ago
LOCKPORT – The Niagara County Legislature’s Administration and Community Safety and Security committees this week approved a renewed homeland security lobbying contract with the firm of Masiello, Martucci, Calabrese and Associates. The firm will be... Read more
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Al.com
Heavy rain could bring flooding from Montgomery to Birmingham MondayMuch of central and north Alabama will face an increased risk of flooding on Mo
Heavy rain could bring flooding from Montgomery to Birmingham Monday
Al.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Much of central and north Alabama will face an increased risk of flooding on Monday. (Contributed photo/Accuweather)Leada Gore | lgore@al.com The Birmingham and Montgomery metro areas will be at an increased risk for flooding Monday with heavy rains... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Official: NC lacks ability to track mosquitoesRALEIGH — North Carolina lacks the ability to track and combat the spread of mo
Official: NC lacks ability to track mosquitoes
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 hours ago
RALEIGH — North Carolina lacks the ability to track and combat the spread of mosquitoes as concerns about the Zika virus spread, the state's chief epidemiologist says. Megan Davies told WRAL-TV in Raleigh that mosquito surveillance and control is... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Weekend Brings Winds, Freezing Weather to VineyardThe National Weather Service has issued warnings about dangerously cold weather
Weekend Brings Winds, Freezing Weather to Vineyard
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
The National Weather Service has issued warnings about dangerously cold weather coming to southeastern Massachusetts, including the Vineyard, this weekend. An arctic air mass will bring wind chills below zero and near-record cold temperatures... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Latest weekend forecast: Dangerous wind chills way below zeroSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Dangerous wind chills will be plunging way below zero thi
Latest weekend forecast: Dangerous wind chills way below zero
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 hours ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Dangerous wind chills will be plunging way below zero this weekend. The dangerously cold wind chills will be as low as 20 to 25 degrees below zero from Saturday night into Sunday, the advisory says. Saturday's high will be 19... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Lives still hang in the balance after historic floodsIt was the worst disaster that some parts of South Carolina had ever seen: a th
Lives still hang in the balance after historic floods
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 hours ago
It was the worst disaster that some parts of South Carolina had ever seen: a thousand-year flood. Four months after nearly 2 feet of rain pounded the state, taking lives and sweeping away dreams, many are still suffering. Jennifer Gneiser took... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois gets extension to determine flooding damageSPRINGFIELD, Il. (AP) - Illinois has received additional time to determine whet
Illinois gets extension to determine flooding damage
WGEM Quincy / Posted 18 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Il. (AP) - Illinois has received additional time to determine whether to seek a federal disaster declaration for early-winter floods. The Illinois Emergency Management Agency says its federal counterpart has extended by two weeks a... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Dangerous cold temperatures this weekendRochester is finally getting a taste of winter this weekend. After mild weathe
Dangerous cold temperatures this weekend
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 18 hours ago
Rochester is finally getting a taste of winter this weekend. After mild weather so far this year, temperatures are expected to plunge into single digits as polar air moves into our area. Temperatures in the single digits and wind chill temperatures... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekWASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previ
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. Along with roll call votes this week, the House also passed the Career-Ready Student Veterans Act, to improve the approval of certain Department of Veterans... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Bundle up, it's cold out there!MONTPELIER — Gov. Peter Shumlin on Friday urged Vermonters to prepare for frigi
Bundle up, it's cold out there!
The Addison County Independent / Posted 19 hours ago
MONTPELIER — Gov. Peter Shumlin on Friday urged Vermonters to prepare for frigid weather conditions this weekend. In addition, the governor advised Vermonters at risk of homelessness to contact their local Economic Services Division office before... Read more
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Times News
As temps drop, danger increasesWith Jack Frost vacationing in the region this weekend, bringing with him singl
As temps drop, danger increases
Times News / Posted 19 hours ago
With Jack Frost vacationing in the region this weekend, bringing with him single-digit temperatures and subzero wind chills, the area is bracing for its first real cold spell of this winter season. “This will be a fairly short cold snap, but that... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man found guilty of taking girl to Illinois for prostitutionTwo injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., ILTwo injured in single-car c
Man found guilty of taking girl to Illinois for prostitution
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 20 hours ago
Two injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., ILTwo injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., IL Two people were injured Friday morning in a single car crash in Jefferson County, Illinois, when the truck and trailer they were in slid off the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois youth soccer group bans hitting ball with headTwo injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., ILTwo injured in single-car c
Illinois youth soccer group bans hitting ball with head
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 20 hours ago
Two injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., ILTwo injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., IL Two people were injured Friday morning in a single car crash in Jefferson County, Illinois, when the truck and trailer they were in slid off the... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Louisville Zoo unveils $180M expansion planTwo injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., ILTwo injured in single-car c
Louisville Zoo unveils $180M expansion plan
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 20 hours ago
Two injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., ILTwo injured in single-car crash in Jefferson Co., IL Two people were injured Friday morning in a single car crash in Jefferson County, Illinois, when the truck and trailer they were in slid off the... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Protect pets, livestock during cold snap, Agriculture Department saysPennsylvania’s pets and livestock could face severe cold stress this weekend wh
Protect pets, livestock during cold snap, Agriculture Department says
The Press and Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
Pennsylvania’s pets and livestock could face severe cold stress this weekend when temperatures are estimated to dip to the single-digits and wind chills will reach well below zero. Russell Redding, Secretary of Pennsylvania's Department of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Flint mayor: police, fire chiefs outFlint's police and fire chief are out – resigned or fired, depending whom you a
Flint mayor: police, fire chiefs out
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
Flint's police and fire chief are out – resigned or fired, depending whom you ask. Mayor Karen Weaver said in a news release Friday that she accepted the resignations of Police Chief James Tolbert and Fire Chief David Cox, Jr. as a "restructuring"... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Where to get warm in New York City, Long Island and New JerseyNot having enough heat this weekend won’t just be uncomfortable, it could be li
Where to get warm in New York City, Long Island and New Jersey
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 21 hours ago
Not having enough heat this weekend won’t just be uncomfortable, it could be life-threatening. With a wind chill advisory warning of real-feel temperatures of -25 degrees coming this weekend, there’s a real danger of hypothermia and frost bite. In... Read more
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CTV News
Earthquake app promises detection and early-warning systemVANCOUVER -- Smarthphone technology is shaking up earthquake research with a ne
Earthquake app promises detection and early-warning system
CTV News / Posted 21 hours ago
VANCOUVER -- Smarthphone technology is shaking up earthquake research with a new app that may soon connect millions of users around the world to create an early-warning network. Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have released a... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Arctic blast to bring dangerous cold, wind chills to Berkshires, southern VermontA blast of arctic air is expected to bring subzero temperatures and potentially
Arctic blast to bring dangerous cold, wind chills to Berkshires, southern Vermont
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 22 hours ago
A blast of arctic air is expected to bring subzero temperatures and potentially life-threatening wind chills to the Berkshires, southern Vermont and beyond. Low temperatures could plummet to the teens below zero early Sunday with daytime... Read more
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