Tags » Disaster

Safety Officials Prepare For Evacuation of Chicago If Disaster Hits

(CBS) — Chicago is home to millions of people and we know it could be a target for terrorists. If a catastrophic event occurred would we be able to evacuate the area and care for the injured? 815 more words


Disaster preparedness: Key links to know

Emergency officials recommend preparing for disasters now by making a family emergency plan and putting together an emergency supply kit.

Key checklists:


Explaining Extreme Events of 2013 from a Climate Perspective

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

addresses the causes of 16 individual extreme events that occurred on four continents in 2013. NOAA scientists served as three of the four lead editors on the report. 189 more words

Energy And Climate

The Cougar Hunter & Mr 5ft 9”  

Sifting through my inbox I had to work through the messages that didn’t “do” it for me. “Hey there!”… delete, “Great profile!”,…delete, “Check out my profile!”….delete”….“What are you wearing?”…BLOCK, when I came across “Hey Babe, You look like one classy lady!” accompanied by a profile picture of what could only be described as an underdeveloped torso! 576 more words


Chapter 3: Tom and Jerry

Also in high school, I became attracted to one of those older “bad” boys. We’ll call him Jerry. He also had a best friend who was a cutie, and we’ll call him Tom. 569 more words


Photo: Two Nigerian sex slaves rescued in Burkina Faso

Two teenage Nigerian girls, Rejoice Chioma Israel, 16, (centre) and Rosemary ‎Uchenna Emmanuel, 19 (right), who were trafficked to Burkina Faso to become sex workers in the country have been rescued, … 557 more words


Wayward Pines Genesis Series finale...

is live on Amazon. 

I recently launched two novellas in Blake Crouch’s Wayward Pines Kindle World, completing my planned Genesis Series prequel.

Last Betrayal and… 136 more words