Emergency and disaster management briefing for Aug. 17, 2018: New York is the latest state to file suit against Perdue Pharma in the ongoing opioid crisis – and more news.
Emergency Management News
Dave Dave, a respected Las Vegas artist who was badly scarred as a boy when his father tried to burn him to death in Southern California, has died.
The Mendocino Complex Fire in California has claimed its first victim: a Utah firefighter died - succumbing to injuries sustained battling the blaze.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 15, 2018: The death toll has risen to 39 from the bridge collapse in Genoa – and other news.
Nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent natural gas explosion in Denver on Tuesday, firefighters said.
Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School returned to a more secure campus as they began their first new school year since a gunman killed 17 people.
The Trump administration's tariffs have raised the cost of imported lumber, drywall, nails and other key construction materials.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 13, 2018: Dozens of passengers were injured when a tour bus hit an overpass at Newark Penn Station – and other news.
Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said.
Prosecutors charged a white man with manslaughter Monday in the death of an unarmed black man whose videotaped shooting in a store parking lot has revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law.