Dane County sees more than $10M in storm damages 17 days ago · ... - Badger Herald Joe Parisi and County Board Chair Sharon Corrigan declared a state of emergency early yesterday morning ... Watch has been issued for western and 07/5/2014 - 8:00 am | View Link
Brandon, Manitoba braces for crest of Assiniboine River - CBC Rising Assiniboine river swallows portion of Brandon's First Street ... - Carillon 07/5/2014 - 6:34 am | View Link
Manitoba flooding: Brandon braces for Assiniboine River crest - CBC Manitoba flooding: State of emergency declared - CBC 07/5/2014 - 6:12 am | View Link
Life on Mars: Meet the Australians preparing for the mission of a ... - Daily Liberal 2024, a space odyssey - Mandurah Mail 07/4/2014 - 1:09 pm | View Link
After Nuclear Disaster: The decision-making of Fukushima University ... - Japan Focus Clap along with 'Happy' Fukushima - Asiaone 07/4/2014 - 8:08 am | View Link
Washington state wildfire destroys homes, hundreds evacuated Both Washington and Oregon have declared states of emergency as wildfires scorched thousands of ... than two dozen burning from southern California to Idaho as drought-parched Western states enter their annual fire season. The biggest fire, the lightning ... 07/19/2014 - 7:07 pm | View Link
State of Emergency Declared in Oregon as Fires Rage As hundreds of acres are going up in smoke in the Western United States, a State of Emergency has been declared in Oregon and Washington. National Wildfire Suppression Association member companies have been called up to provide fire resources to assist in ... 07/17/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Western Wildfires Prompt 2 Governors to Declare State of Emergency A surge of Western wildfires spreading across parched states prompted ... to vacate their homes or cabins and 800 or more homes were threatened. A state of emergency was declared by the governor for 20 counties in Eastern Washington. The state of ... 07/17/2014 - 7:11 am | View Link
Gov. John Kitzhaber declares state of emergency to battle Oregon wildfires The emergency was declared in accordance with ORS 401.165 ... The fire is now 90 percent contained and the cause is under investigation. And in central-western Oregon, the Bingham complex of two fires on the west side of the Cascades is burning in the ... 07/17/2014 - 2:19 am | View Link
State of emergency declared in western Myanmar, UN 'begins evacuation' Yangon: The United Nations on Monday said it had begun evacuating staff from its base in western Myanmar where fierce sectarian unrest has seen deadly clashes between Muslims and Buddhists. Ashok Nigam, UN resident and humanitarian coordinator in Yangon ... 06/10/2012 - 8:15 pm | View Link
Pakistani state of emergency, 2007 A state of emergency was declared by President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf on November 3, 2007, and lasted until December 15, 2007, during which time the ... 07/20/2014 - 3:44 pm | View Website
Governor Cuomo Declares State of Emergency in Yates County ... Governor Cuomo Declares State of Emergency in Yates County, Deploys State Assets to Flood Damaged Areas in Finger Lakes 07/20/2014 - 9:24 am | View Website
Governor Cuomo Declares State of Emergency as Winter Storm ... Albany, NY (January 21, 2014) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today declared a state of emergency as a major winter storm has moved into the New York City metropolitan area. 07/19/2014 - 9:47 am | View Website
Missouri State Emergency Management Agency Resources and contact information to help personnel, their dependents and survivors to obtain all entitlements available under state and federal laws. 07/19/2014 - 1:12 am | View Website
Disaster Declarations Federal Emergency Management Agency. U.S. Department of Homeland Security. 500 C Street SW, Washington, DC 20472. General Operator: (202) 646-2500. Register for ... 07/9/2014 - 4:01 am | View Website
Boykin to lead agency overseeing employee benefits
COLUMBIA, S. C. (AP) — Leadership has come full circle at the agency that manages the retirement benefits and health insurance of South Carolina's public workers.
Boykin has been a board member of the agency since legislators created it in 2012 as part of the pension reform law.
Under the 2012 law that created the Public Employee Benefits Authority as a stand-alone agency, the 11-member board that oversees it must include four beneficiaries of the state retirement plan.
President Barack Obama says the Federal Aviation Administration took "prudent action" in temporarily banning U. S. flights in and out of Israel.
Obama says that before lifting the ban, the FAA worked with Israel on a "checklist of concerns and mitigation measures" to ensure the safety of U. S. airlines.
An Indiana mother and daughter have been charged with arson and fraud after family members told police they intentionally set their house on fire to collect insurance money.
Brown's 17-year-old daughter also told police the pair transported valuables to a storage unit weeks before the fire.
Three men have been charged with murder and organized crime in the weekend attacks on two buses carrying supporters of Nicaragua's governing party that left five people dead and 28 wounded, the country's top prosecutor said Thursday.
Attorney General Ana Julia Guido alleged that the two brothers and another man accepted money to throw rocks at the buses and slow them down so gunmen could open fire.
Australia women break freestyle relay world record
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Australia's women set a world record in the 4x100-meter freestyle relay on the first day of competition at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Thursday.