Rescue operations are ongoing in Mexico, where authorities say the death toll from Tuesday's devastating 7.1 magnitude earthquake has risen to at least 224. The victims include at least 21 children and four adults killed in the collapse of the Enrique Rabsamen primary school in Mexico City's Coapa neighborhood,...
You know that movie Behind Enemy Lines? Owen Wilson plays a fighter pilot shot down in a war zone, trying to survive while his commanding officer, played by Gene Hackman, tries to mount a rescue operation. I bring it up because it roughly echoes the plot of “West Side Story,” ... More »
California lawmakers have approved a bill requiring pet stores to sell dogs, cats and rabbits from shelters or rescue operations. It now heads to Gov. Jerry Brown. It bans pet … Click to Continue »
Poetrooper sends a link to the Miami Herald which reports that the Air Force is planning their relief to begin in South Florida to rescue residents from the aftermath of Hurricane Irma; U.S. Air Force special operations pilots are testing flights with C-130 cargo planes around the massive storm from Mississippi to the Keys in […]
Federal officials were focused on Monday on search and rescue operations and restoring power to millions of people after Hurricane Irma tore across the Florida Keys before moving north up the state with high winds and heavy rains, the acting Homeland Security secretary said. Acting DHS Secretary...
Rescue workers in Juchitán de Zaragoza searched desperately in the ruins of city hall for the policeman who guarded the building at night, as his wife and three sons observed the operation.
German aid group Sea-Eye said Saturday it was resuming its migrant rescue operations in the Mediterranean, a month after pulling out when Libya barred foreign vessels from a stretch of water off its coast. "Sea-Eye has decided to resume its rescue missions in the Mediterranean which had been halted for a month," the NGO said in a statement. Show More Summary
Northwest:--News Channel 21 is reporting that, "A Portland woman climbing at Smith Rock State Park on Sunday fell about 20 feet and was injured, prompting a rescue operation, Deschutes County sheriff's deputies said." To read more, click...Show More Summary
Live Action News recently reported on the February 4, 2017, death of Keisha Marie Atkins, from her abortion procedure. She was at least six months pregnant. Operation Rescue believes the autopsy report blaming her death on pregnancy is a “whitewash” to cover up a botched abortion. Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) On Tuesday, while Hurricane Harvey’s devastation was at its peak, President and Mrs. Trump paid a visit to Texas. Appropriately, they avoided areas where active rescue operations were in progress, and focused rather on meeting with state and local authorities to make sure that hurricane responses were appropriately coordinated. Show More Summary
The Air Force released striking footage after deploying up to 1,917 airmen to assist in rescue and relief operations in areas hit by Hurricane Harvey.
Expenditures for operations and human services encompass much of the immediate relief provided by FEMA, including food and shelter, search and rescue operations, and protection of critical infrastructure. Spending on infrastructure assistance comes later. Show More Summary
ABC News' Rob Marciano talks with one of the officers who are flying Black Hawks for rescues in Conroe, Texas.
Houston fire personnel, joined by urban search and rescue teams, began conducting door-to-door searches to aid residents and carry out recovery operations now that the rain has stopped and the weather has cleared in the Houston-area. (Aug. 31)
(Paul Mirengoff) The Trump administration is responding well to the disaster in South Texas. However, some of the best work is being performed by a loose, intensely non-formal operation known as the “Cajun Navy.” Sally Jenkins of the...Show More Summary
Storm tracking technology offers a glimmer of hope but volunteers and rescue workers face unprecedented operation to reach families trapped by the floodwater.
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CYPRESS, Texas (Reuters) - The mayday call went out near midnight to all members of the Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department organizing rescue operations in the outskirts of Houston. There was a new emergency: Four of their own in peri...
The Texas Military Department is warning drone pilots they’re getting in the way of rescuers, while the FAA says ‘unauthorized’ operators face ‘significant fines.’
Though rain continues to fall, rescue operations and efforts to rid the streets of Houston of some flooding have been underway