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KQ2 St. Joseph
West Virginia residents returning home after floodor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia residents returning home after flood
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 55 minutes ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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Daily Journal
SPCA column: Failing to prepare can be disastrousleast indirectly effected by hurricanes and flooding. The main focus of the se
SPCA column: Failing to prepare can be disastrous
Daily Journal / Posted an hour ago
least indirectly effected by hurricanes and flooding. The main focus of the seminar was the key elements of setting up a temporary shelter. But the first thing the educators schooled us on was being personally prepared for our own family and pets... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they’re still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they’re still there
FOX 13 Utah / Posted an hour ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they’re still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they’re still there
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted an hour ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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My EastText
West Virginia residents returning home after floodor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia residents returning home after flood
My EastText / Posted an hour ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
West Virginia residents returning home after floodor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia residents returning home after flood
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted an hour ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still there
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted an hour ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still there
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still there
Local 10 Miami / Posted 2 hours ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still there
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 hours ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still there
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 hours ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still thereor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia flooding: Residents can return to homes, if they're still there
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 hours ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
West Virginia residents returning home after floodor Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue opera
West Virginia residents returning home after flood
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 hours ago
or Tuesday; and Kanawha County, which is continuing its search-and-rescue operations as 90 displaced residents live in temporary shelter. The governor declared states of emergency in 44 counties. Eleven remaining counties, located in the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Apartment fire displaces 28 residents in Columbusand a deluge gun. No injuries were reported. The Red Cross was called to the s
Apartment fire displaces 28 residents in Columbus
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 5 hours ago
and a deluge gun. No injuries were reported. The Red Cross was called to the scene to help the affected residents find temporary shelter. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time and is under investigation. No damage estimates are... Read more
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Business Insider
600 million years ago a massive earthquake almost ripped the country in half — and cities are spending millions because they're worried it's going to happen againbridges are unusable. Three days after the earthquake, 7.2 million people are
600 million years ago a massive earthquake almost ripped the country in half — and cities are spending millions because they're worried it's going to happen again
Business Insider / Posted 7 hours ago
bridges are unusable. Three days after the earthquake, 7.2 million people are still displaced and 2 million people seek temporary shelter. Direct economic losses for the eight states total nearly $300 billion, while indirect losses may be at... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Summersville Lake will reach the 2nd highest level in historyhas been setup for pets who have gotten away from their owners following this w
Summersville Lake will reach the 2nd highest level in history
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
has been setup for pets who have gotten away from their owners following this weeks flooding. Pets will be accepted at the temporary shelter located off of the Clendenin Exit on I-79, they will be transported to Kanawha Charleston Humane... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Market housing found for 41 homeless men and womenMarket housing has been found for 41 homeless men and women since the Riverside
Market housing found for 41 homeless men and women
Abbotsford News / Posted yesterday
Market housing has been found for 41 homeless men and women since the Riverside Road temporary shelter began operating nearly six months ago. Shayne Williams, the executive director of the Lookout Emergency Aid Society, which operates the shelter,... Read more
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ABC News
Deadly Tornado Leaves Trail of Destructionat their damaged house after a tornado hit Funing, Yancheng, Jiangsu province,
Deadly Tornado Leaves Trail of Destruction
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
at their damaged house after a tornado hit Funing, Yancheng, Jiangsu province, China on June 24, 2016. Victims rest at a temporary shelter in a classroom after a tornado hit Funing on June 24, 2016 in Yancheng, Jiangsu Province of... Read more
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Daily Mail
'clock is ticking' on megaquake in Missouribridges are unusable. Three days after the earthquake, 7.2 million people are
'clock is ticking' on megaquake in Missouri
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
bridges are unusable. Three days after the earthquake, 7.2 million people are still displaced and 2 million people seek temporary shelter. Direct economic losses for the eight states total nearly $300 billion, while indirect losses may be at... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Fellow Zamboangueños Respondedsleeping in a plastic ware and naked under the cold breeze of our damp weather
Fellow Zamboangueños Responded
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
sleeping in a plastic ware and naked under the cold breeze of our damp weather yesterday. What we are seeing now, in the temporary shelter at Don GEMS, is a pure humanity at their most vulnerable level. But here’s an agitating thing, asit... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Airbnb is a gray area for apartment owners and tenantsprivate rentals are a bigger deal in places like Manhattan, San Francisco or Mi
Airbnb is a gray area for apartment owners and tenants
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
private rentals are a bigger deal in places like Manhattan, San Francisco or Miami, where millions of tourists a year need temporary shelter. But visitors to Dallas for a football game, concert or the State Fair of Texas are just as likely to hunt... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Why Sta. Catalina Again?yet meals to the hungry victims. Thankfully, there were those private individua
Why Sta. Catalina Again?
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 days ago
yet meals to the hungry victims. Thankfully, there were those private individuals who came along bringing aroz caldo at the temporary shelter. It took Barangay eMediato spread noises critiquing the only two portalets in the place and the absence of... Read more
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New Kerala
Suu Kyi's trip to Thai Myanmar refugee camp cancelled - newkerala.com #80590been informed of the Thai government's decision to call off her planned trip to
Suu Kyi's trip to Thai Myanmar refugee camp cancelled - newkerala.com #80590
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
been informed of the Thai government's decision to call off her planned trip to Tham Hin refugee camp, which has provided "temporary" shelter for more than 6,000 Myanmar refugees since the past few decades, according to the government... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Local 10 News takes tour of Homestead facility housing immigrant childrenare now living at the former Job Corps site in Homestead, which reporters got a
Local 10 News takes tour of Homestead facility housing immigrant children
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
are now living at the former Job Corps site in Homestead, which reporters got an inside look into on Wednesday. The temporary shelter, which is the only one of its kind in Florida, opened June 13. The site was chosen because it's on federal... Read more
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New York Post
I use my iPhone to hide that I'm homelesschoice on dating sites OkCupid, JDate and Tinder. He’s a self-proclaimed sex ad
I use my iPhone to hide that I'm homeless
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
choice on dating sites OkCupid, JDate and Tinder. He’s a self-proclaimed sex addict, and uses the apps for hookups and the temporary shelter that follows. “When I’ve found myself in a moment of crisis about where I would spend the night my first... Read more
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Rappler
Iraq's Fallujah nearly cleared but aid effort floundersTEMPORARY SHELTER. Displaced families build tents at a refugee camp in Fallujah
Iraq's Fallujah nearly cleared but aid effort flounders
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
TEMPORARY SHELTER. Displaced families build tents at a refugee camp in Fallujah, Iraq on June 21, 2016. File photo by Nawras Aamer/EPA BAGHDAD, Iraq – Iraqi forces hunted jihadist fighters in their last Fallujah redoubts Wednesday, June 22, as tens... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UK govt online salutes valour of Indian soldiers in First World WarMesopotamia (present-day Iraq). According to his citation, after providing med
UK govt online salutes valour of Indian soldiers in First World War
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Mesopotamia (present-day Iraq). According to his citation, after providing medical aid to an officer and four others in a temporary shelter, he heard calls from the adjutant of his own regiment who was lying in the open, severely wounded. “The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
7 arrested as Primrose squatters protest over servicesthose who were interested in returning to their home countries with transport.
7 arrested as Primrose squatters protest over services
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
those who were interested in returning to their home countries with transport. Those who remained were provided with temporary shelter‚ food‚ clothes and other basic amenities for them and their children. Ekurhuleni municipality spokesperson... Read more
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CBS News
Dog meat eating festivalA dog, purchased by animal right activists to rescue it from dog meat dealers,
Dog meat eating festival
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
A dog, purchased by animal right activists to rescue it from dog meat dealers, is kept in a temporary shelter prior to a local dog meat festival in Yulin, Guangxi Autonomous Region, June 21, 2015. An animal rights activist leads dogs away from a... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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Perth Now
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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Herald Sun
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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Weekly Times
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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News.com.au
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessedHigh Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed
Asylum seekers off Aceh to be assessed
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
High Commissioner for Refugees to investigate their status. If they are deemed to be refugees, they will be provided temporary shelter within the country, Indonesian immigration directorate general spokesman Heru Santoso Ananta Yudha said on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Next for Western Sahara?has been built to accommodate the tens of thousands of Saharawi refugees who li
What Next for Western Sahara?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
has been built to accommodate the tens of thousands of Saharawi refugees who live in the camps, but it remains a temporary shelter for those who dream of returning to the Western Sahara, which they claim as their home. Some of the... Read more
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The North West Star
Cartmill Centre Riding for the Disabled horse flood response criticisedBay Council helped the organisation draft a disaster management plan and kicked
Cartmill Centre Riding for the Disabled horse flood response criticised
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
Bay Council helped the organisation draft a disaster management plan and kicked in a small amount of funding to build a temporary shelter for horses on higher ground. That plan included several staged responses, ranging from moving equipment to... Read more
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BC Local News
Maple Ridge supports shelter extensiontheir hell.” He along with Coun. Corisa Bell said there was a bias in the conv
Maple Ridge supports shelter extension
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
their hell.” He along with Coun. Corisa Bell said there was a bias in the conversation at the forum towards keeping the temporary shelter open. She also said businesses didn’t want the shelter population increased. She pressed her case for more... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Not good enough': Councillor slams decision to leave horses in floodBay Council helped the organisation draft a disaster management plan and kicked
'Not good enough': Councillor slams decision to leave horses in flood
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
Bay Council helped the organisation draft a disaster management plan and kicked in a small amount of funding to build a temporary shelter for horses on higher ground. That plan included several staged responses, ranging from moving equipment to... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Maple Ridge supports shelter extensiontheir hell.” He along with Coun. Corisa Bell said there was a bias in the conv
Maple Ridge supports shelter extension
Maple Ridge News / Posted 5 days ago
their hell.” He along with Coun. Corisa Bell said there was a bias in the conversation at the forum towards keeping the temporary shelter open. She also said businesses didn’t want the shelter population increased. She pressed her case for more... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Fences For Fido Collaborates with Shepherd's House Women & Children's Shelterand assistance to people living on the streets or in camps. These families live
Fences For Fido Collaborates with Shepherd's House Women & Children's Shelter
The Source Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
and assistance to people living on the streets or in camps. These families live in cars, camps, or anywhere there can find temporary shelter. All of them are subject to unsafe living conditions such as click to enlarge abuse, exposure to drugs and... Read more
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NJ.com
45 people permanently displaced after fire-ravaged building is demolishedCity Medical Center in stable condition, Weaver said. The other firefighter was
45 people permanently displaced after fire-ravaged building is demolished
NJ.com / Posted 6 days ago
City Medical Center in stable condition, Weaver said. The other firefighter was released on Saturday. Weaver said the temporary shelter that was set up for fire victims at Bayonne High School was closed Sunday afternoon. Victims are either... Read more
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BC Local News
Maple Ridge endorses homeless shelter extensionRainCity’s temporary shelter is sticking around for nine more months. On Monda
Maple Ridge endorses homeless shelter extension
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
RainCity’s temporary shelter is sticking around for nine more months. On Monday morning at Council workshop, Maple Ridge City council made the final decision to endorse a nine-month extension of the shelter. The decision came with the condition of... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Fast-growing brush fire forces evacuations in Potrero areaJunction. An overnight shelter was opened at Campo Elementary School on Buckman
Fast-growing brush fire forces evacuations in Potrero area
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
Junction. An overnight shelter was opened at Campo Elementary School on Buckman Springs Road. Those who had evacuated to temporary shelter locations at the Campo and Dulzura community centers were later sent to Campo Elementary. The blaze also... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Servants To All seeks funding from Emergency Solutions Grantfunding to hire case workers for My Father’s House at 4 S. Centre St., Pottsvil
Servants To All seeks funding from Emergency Solutions Grant
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
funding to hire case workers for My Father’s House at 4 S. Centre St., Pottsville. The program provides food, clothing and temporary shelter while helping clients find permanent housing, employment and receive services from other agencies. SCA... Read more
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Aliran Online
One year on, no justice for the ‘boat crisis’ survivors, laments AmnestyIndonesia eventually accepted a total of three boats carrying more than 2,900 r
One year on, no justice for the ‘boat crisis’ survivors, laments Amnesty
Aliran Online / Posted 6 days ago
Indonesia eventually accepted a total of three boats carrying more than 2,900 refugees and migrants. They agreed to provide temporary shelter to the group for a one-year timeframe provided that they would be resettled or repatriated by the... Read more
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Colorado Daily
area homeless pet owners argue their animals 'way better off'clients, Longmont Humane offers free and low-cost spay days, low-cost vaccine c
area homeless pet owners argue their animals 'way better off'
Colorado Daily / Posted 7 days ago
clients, Longmont Humane offers free and low-cost spay days, low-cost vaccine clinics and veterinary care, and case-by-case temporary shelter to pets of the homeless. H.O.P.E street outreach coordinator Christina Kay said, "Some people think it's... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Religious groups joined forces to help Hurricane Andrew's victimsfrom the storm Lutheran disaster workers designed small, prefabricated sheds to
Religious groups joined forces to help Hurricane Andrew's victims
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
from the storm Lutheran disaster workers designed small, prefabricated sheds to give 100 homeless families temporary shelter. Called HAVE Houses -- for the Lutherans' project, Helping Andrew Victims Ecumenically -- the 10-by-20-foot... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Pop-up cool zone for the homeless downtownwere expected to soar this weekend. Former Assemblywoman and San Diego mayoral
Pop-up cool zone for the homeless downtown
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
were expected to soar this weekend. Former Assemblywoman and San Diego mayoral candidate Lori Saldana said the temporary shelter will be up from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at the edge of Tailgate Park on the corner of 14th Avenue and L... Read more
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