(NEW YORK) -- An atmospheric river is slamming the West Coast, bringing intense rain, winds and snow that could make for treacherous conditions.Atmospheric rivers are like "rivers in the sky," according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The long, narrow regions in the... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Jackson, Mississippi, resident Velma Warner says the city's most recent flooding brings up memories of two years past, when Pearl River floods forced many in the Canton Club neighborhood of Northeast Jackson to leave their homes.Though Warner and her family had time... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Isabella County Sheriff’s Office is aiming to resolve non-emergency calls by phone after blowing through its fuel budget due to soaring gas prices.MedStar Mobile Healthcare, an emergency medical services system in Fort Worth, Texas, has seen its gas expenses increase... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- For the first time, the Biden administration is commenting on the Food and Drug Administration's long-time blood donation guidelines, which are impacting the LGBTQ+ community by preventing gay and bisexual men from being eligible blood donors.The statement, made by a White House... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- The impact of Texas's near-total ban on abortions is being felt in states as far away as California and Maryland, according to new research.In the weeks since SB8, which outlaws most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, went into effect, Texas residents... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The global microchip shortage is now threatening the nation's ambulance supply.Ford, which supplies around 70% of the ambulance chassis used in the U.S., shut down production at various plants in mid-April due to the chip shortage, according to the American Ambulance... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- When winter storms swept throughout the South in mid-February, millions of people lost power and water for days. One of the cities hit hardest was Jackson, Mississippi.The capital city of Mississippi went without clean water for nearly a month. Some Jackson... Read More.