Emergency Preparedness

The Third Annual Texas Retailers Forum kicks off this weekend

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) — "Disaster relief and emergency preparedness is a big one, and it's very topical where we are," George Kelemen, Texas …

Hurricane Harvey

Animal rescue expert shares emergency preparedness tips for pet owners

An emergency kit is important to have during wildfire season, but most pet owners don't have a plan for their cats and dogs, according to an animal …

British Columbia

Read the letter by Camp Cloud's supporters to Mayor Derek Corrigan and Burnaby councillors

The City of Burnaby issued an eviction notice on July 18 to demonsrators at a "resistance camp" set up to oppose the Kinder Morgan pipeline …

Kinder Morgan

Letters to the editor for July 22

SAME OLD …Do you honestly support Jason Kenney and the nU-PCs? Have you forgotten already what they did to this province and how many times they got …

Canada

Can You Guess the Top-Selling Kitchen Gadget on Amazon Prime Day?

It topped the Home & Kitchen Category on Amazon Prime Day — and broke sales records.<p>Amazon Prime Day — a summertime Black Friday-like sale bonanza …

Instant Pot

We try out "instant rice balls", prepared with water, to see if they're actually tasty

These rice balls are meant to be cooked easily and to last for a long time…but <b>do they sacrifice flavor for function</b>?<p>Rice balls, also known as …

Flavors

Opinion: Berkeley must withdraw its police from Urban Shield

In March, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted, 4-1, to end the Homeland Security-funded exercise known as Urban Shield, “as currently …

Alameda County

Learn magic tricks, go to a slime party and 10 other fun things happening this weekend

1 of 12<p>1<p>Buy Now<p>Check out a slime party<p>SARAH HOFFMAN/THE WORLD-HERALD<br>• Jul 18, 2018<p>On Thursday, come to Fat Brain Toys, 16909 Burke St., for a slime …

Kids

Complete list of Justin Trudeau's updated cabinet

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau substantively shook up his cabinet Wednesday morning.<p>The Prime Minister's Office added five new seats at the cabinet …

Canada

Austin mechanics say when the weather heats up, cars can see the effect

As Central Texas is preparing for a heat wave of triple-digit temperatures, mechanics say they're expect to see a lot more cars coming in.

Weather

Atlanta Super Bowl: How MARTA’s preparing to handle the massive crowds

In 200 days, a giant swarm of fans, tourists and media will descend on Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII. Hundreds of thousands of them are expected to use …

NFL

RCMP whistleblower vows renewed fight after colleague's suicide

The woman who led the fight to sue the federal government over sexual harassment and discrimination in the RCMP is speaking out about federal leaders …

Canada

Triple-digit highs to grip city through Tuesday

San Antonio is bracing for scorching heat with triple-digit highs forecasted to grip the area at least through Tuesday.<p>After topping out at 99 …

San Antonio

Campers at the Huntington YMCA Learn how to BeReady

The YMCA of Long Island recently hosted the BeReady Children's Workshop at the YMCA of Long Island Summer Day Camp in Huntington<p>The YMCA of Long …

Sesame Street

A $25 personal water filter is the MVP of Amazon Prime Day that absolutely no one predicted — with over 150,000 units purchased

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Among the many Fire TV sticks and Echo Dots sold during Amazon's fourth annual Prime Day also came a massive 150,000 orders of …

Shopping

Lutz Man Breaks Gender Barrier With 1st All-Girls Cub Scout Pack

They are members of Cub Scout Pack 537 of Lutz and Land O' Lakes, the area's first all-girl Cub Scout Pack and one of only 50 in the nation.<p>LAND O' …

Cub Scouts

OEMC first deputy calls public safety 'a way of life'

Walking around the Taste of Chicago, Office of Emergency Management and Communications First Deputy Rich Guidice said the job is a “way of …

Chicago

Prime Day Items Everyone Is Buying This Year

If you want an Instant Pot, Yeti cooler, Bose headphones or any other hot ticket sale items, you'd better act fast.<p>Prime Day 2018 got off to a shaky …

Shopping

Federal government won't pursue deportation of Abdoul Abdi, says minister

Canada's minister of public safety says the federal government will not pursue the deportation of former child refugee Abdoul Abdi.<p>Ralph Goodale …

Nova Scotia

Commuters to undergo security screening at Holland Village MRT station during SMRT-LTA exercise

SINGAPORE: Commuters taking the train from Holland Village MRT station next Sunday (Jul 29) will have to go through a screening detector and put …

Commuting

Food Safety: Do You Know What Is In Your Water?

Water is essential for life and it is an important part of agriculture and food manufacturing. Water has many uses in the cannabis industry. Among …

Cannabis Industry

Best Amazon Prime deals for the Cyclist

It’s today, it’s today!July 17 is Amazon Prime Day, when deals are offered in all categories creating some significant deals for Prime Members.There …

Camping

Monitoring Tropical Storms for Emergency Preparedness

Dates:<p>to<p>Learning Objectives:<p>By the end of the training, attendees will be able to:<p>Identify remote sensing data and tools relevant to tropical …

Tropical Storms

Amazon Prime Day Deals

Prime Day offers an opportunity to save some serious cash on products they you may or may not have been looking for deals on and there is a massive …

Shopping

Deputies: Man kicked pregnant girlfriend in stomach, said he would make life 'living hell'

Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>><p>Authorities say a 13-year-old Alabama girl with special needs was beheaded after she saw her …

Crime

NYC Emergency Management and the Health Department Advise New Yorkers to Beat the Heat

<b>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<br>#39-18</b><p><i>Heat Advisory in effect for New York City Monday and Tuesday</i><p><i><br>Cooling centers are open across the city on Monday and</i> …

New York City

Monday's Afternoon Update

Florida suspends payment to SunPass contractor until system is fixed<p>Today, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) suspended all payments to …

Cannabis Industry

Sawyer Select S1, S2, S3 Water Filter and Purifier Bottles Review

Sawyer’s Select Water Filter and Purifier Bottles combine a Sawyer’s 0.1 micron absolute hollow filter membrane filter (same as a Sawyer Mini, just …

Backpacking

Is This the Ultimate Survival Backpack?

If you grew up in California, you might remember putting together earthquake kits every year in elementary school. And if you're like me, you …

Special Forces

16 Survival Expos You Don’t Want to Miss

<i>by Megan</i><p>When it comes time to learn about new gear, improve your skill set, or pick up some high quality reliable gear, only the best will do. …

University of Michigan