It is incumbent upon nursing homes to provide a safe and secure living environment for their residents, even during hurricanes.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to vaping.
Bahamas: Mental health counselors are now fanning out into communities to help those traumatized by the direct hit of Hurricane Dorian.
Federal authorities said they have arrested two former FEMA officials and the former president of a major disaster relief contractor.
People who were too young on 9/11 to even remember their lost loved ones, and others for whom the grief is still raw, paid tribute.
Federal health authorities blasted vaping giant Juul for illegally pitching its electronic cigarettes as a safer alternative to smoking and ordered the company to stop making unproven claims for its products.
Police near Minneapolis shot and killed a driver following a chase after he apparently emerged from his car holding a knife and refused their commands to drop it.
96% of America’s schools conduct lockdown drills meant to protect students from active shooters. These are required by state or local law in most cases.
Hundreds of people gathered at the port in Grand Abaco Friday hoping to escape a Bahamian island devastated by Hurricane Dorian.
In the aftermath of Dorian the short-term objectives include search and rescue operations and getting emergency supplies to those in need. United Nations officials estimate that over 60,000 people on the two most affected islands have an immediate need for food and access to clean water.