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RT @HistoryInPics: A 6 year-old orphaned boy hugs a pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. Austria, 1946. http://t.co/M0D6oSfkJo

Aid in the 21st Century - Red Cross calls for technological revolution

It swept the Philippines at 210 kilometres per hour, causing 1,901 deaths… The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies annual World Disasters Report cites the deadliest natural disaster of 2012: Typhoon Bopha.<p>Last year saw fewer deaths than in the 10 years before it, but it …

Army captain awarded Medal of Honor for bravery in Afghanistan fight

President Obama on Tuesday awarded a former U.S. Army captain the Medal of Honor for his bravery in a fierce firefight in Afghanistan.<p>In a televised ceremony, the president awarded the nation’s highest military honor to William D. Swenson for his efforts helping Afghanistan forces during a battle …

Why Do Military Veterans Make Such Great Entrepreneurs? | Inc.com

I first met Joseph Kopser six years ago in Mosul, Iraq. He he was an Army major serving in a cavalry squadron at the time, and I was a reporter for <i>The Washington Post</i>.<p>Kopser, 42, who retired from the military last week, is now the CEO and co-founder of an Austin, Tex. start-up called RideScout--a …

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Boots to Business program helps veterans land jobs

Updated:Sunday, February 11 2018 3:29 PM EST2018-02-11 20:29:05 GMT<p>The Coast Guard is responding to a report of an oil spill near mile marker 145 of …

Red Cross ready to heal hurt SimCities

When disaster strikes, the Red Cross helps real people in need, and thanks to a new SimCity add-on, the organization can simultaneously help virtual citizens, too.<p>Earthquakes, tornadoes, and meteor strikes can decimate a SimCity, but a newly released Red Cross add-on can make the healing process a …

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