Jamaica has declared a state of emergency in the island's second city Montego Bay, where authorities are battling to stem a wave of killings. Tourists have been urged to remain in their resorts following the declaration by Prime Minister...Show More Summary
British and Canadian tourists in Jamaica have been warned not to venture from resorts in Montego Bay after a state of emergency was imposed in response to a spate of deadly shootings. Soldiers have been deployed on the streets in St...
Foreigners are being asked by their respective governments to exercise extreme caution and stay within the perimeter of their resorts in Montego Bay, Jamaica, after a wave of out of control violence has overpowered local authorities....Show More Summary
The government of Brazil's southeastern state of Minas Gerais has decreed a state of emergency for its public health system due to an outbreak of yellow fever in 94 of … Click to Continue »
A spate of shooting incidents has seen a state of emergency declared in the country, which millions of Americans visit annually.
International tourists in Jamaica have been warned to not leave their resorts after the Caribbean nation’s prime minister declared a state of emergency, citing “crime and violence, in particular murders” that have gripped certain parts of the country. Jamaican Prime … More » The post Surge In Violence Leads To State Of Emergency In Jamaica appeared first on EveryJoe.
The Latest on a state lawmaker in Iowa being arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and possessing a firearm while under the influence. (all times local): 1:15 p.m. A law … Click to Continue »
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Istanbul authorities banned a planned performance on Friday of a play about a dictator, invoking powers granted under Turkey's state of emergency imposed after a failed coup attempt against President Tayyip Erdo...
"[The Pacifica Foundation] is at risk of asset seizure following a judgment in October that ordered the network to pay $1.8 million in back rent plus interest to the Empire State Realty Trust. The rent is for the transmitter of WBAI, Pacifica's New York City station.... Pacifica's total debt is roughly $8 million, including […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A small California city at the base of the tallest U.S. dam filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the state over an emergency that forced authorities to order 188,000 people to flee last year, arguing the crisis was caused by decades of mismanagement.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will not provide $45 million in food aid for Palestinians that it pledged last month as part of the West Bank/Gaza Emergency Appeal led by the U.N. Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
A Connecticut town is asking the governor to declare a state of emergency because the river that runs through the community has become jammed with massive chunks of ice. Haddam … Click to Continue »
Turkey's parliament has extended for a sixth time the state of emergency that was imposed in the wake of a 2016 failed coup attempt. Legislators on Thursday voted to approve … Click to Continue »
Surprise names are emerging for consideration for Big Ten Player of the Year honors. Can any of them challenge the front-runners in the Wooden Award race?
They got around six inches of snow in the Charlotte area on Wednesday, which is a lot for the Charlotte area to handle and enough for Gov. Roy Cooper to declare a state of emergency and urge everyone to stay off the roads, citing the “extremely hazardous” conditions. Nevertheless, the Charlotte Checkers decided to go […]
A new resource from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services This past fall, President Donald Trump declared the opioid crisis a national emergency. This came in response to a commission report that stated the country was “enduring...Show More Summary
States of emergency were declared in Georgia, North Carolina and Louisiana due to the severe winter weather.
The missile alert mistakenly sent Saturday by Hawaii officials came just a few minutes after a shift change at state Emergency Operations Center in Diamond Head Crater. Here's a timeline … Click to Continue »
This year’s outbreak is widespread in every state but Hawaii, and has gotten so bad in Alabama that the governor has declared a public health emergency.