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Donate Blood This Christmas!

I am always proud to tell others that I am a blood and plasma donor with the Red Cross Blood Services. I urge everyone to consider to be a donor to help save lives. 27 more words


LOCAL NEWS: Red Cross Offers Free Smoke Alarms To All Northeast Ohio Residents

After four people died from a house fire in Akron early Saturday morning, the Red Cross is partnering with Fire Departments in Northeast Ohio to offer free smoke alarms. 101 more words

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Free Smoke Alarms Are Available To NEO From The Red Cross

Following the deaths of four people in a house fire in Akron on Saturday morning, the Red Cross and fire departments in Northeast Ohio have partnered up to offer free smoke alarms. 41 more words


Crews respond to structure fire in Albany, two homes heavily damaged

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Firefighters battled flames Saturday night as a structure fire stretched from one building to the other.

Albany Fire Department received the call for a structure fire on Ontario Street around 11 p.m. 122 more words


Back to donating

No, I’m not referring to the notorious practice of running ads requesting donations of mony before the end of the year on various sites (WikipediA comes to mind). 82 more words

Daily Life

UT Geographer Dr. Henri Grissino-Mayer discusses TN Wildfires with CNN

It’s always cool to see someone in your department speaking with the national press, especially at such a teachable moment for local policy-makers and an educational moment for those of us who didn’t realize quite how prone regions like this have always been to wildfires. 1,362 more words


Terror of life under siege in Taiz

“In parts of Taiz, in south-western Yemen, snipers haunt the streets and open spaces. Civilians there say bullets come from nowhere, with no warning.

A vicious ground war has brought terror to the streets of Taiz, Yemen’s third-largest city and one of its most brutal conflict zones. 98 more words