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NEW YORK - Emergency workers sifted through debris Saturday from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings as they worked to clear...

...and with the understanding that recipients of the data will continue to treat it as confidential." That includes emergency workers who need access to the information to form response plans.BNSF Railway and Union Pacific Railroad last Friday sent...

...result in contractors cutting corners by using substandard materials or adding unauthorized floors.On Saturday, emergency workers labored for six hours to free the last survivor, a 50-year-old man who was trapped for more than 30 hours with...
Soldotna to paint hydrants, honor emergency personnel

...we'll donate the rest of it to a fund (for victims of the tragedies)," he said. Following the recognition of emergency workers, Carey will host the ribbon cutting and opening of the new "Katherine and Charlie Parker Park" next to the Soldotna...

...ANTONIO - Torrential rains swamped San Antonio with flash floods on Saturday, leaving at least one person dead as emergency workers in boats rushed to rescue more than 200 residents stranded in cars and homes."It was pretty crazy," said Gera...
Alaskans respond to attacks with increased security, donations

...Red Cross was joined by representatives of the Salvation Army and the municipality of Anchorage. Volunteers and emergency workers set up cots in Sunday school rooms where airline passengers could spend the night. Those who did not fit into the...
Soldotna makes patriotism a family affair

Mayor David Carey of Soldotna had hoped to have some 200 of the 388 fire hydrants in the city painted to a colorful red, white, and blue by the time 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon September 30th rolled around. The time he had scheduled for a rather spontaneous remembrance celebration of the local men and women who serve in the Greater Soldotna Emergency Services area. However, when the Mayor stood before those who gathered at the Soldotna Senior Center, he was delighted to announce that all but a few dozen remained yet to be painted.
Sterling Highway crash kills 1

Exhaust from idling vehicles shrouds emergency workers from Central Emergency Services and the Alaska State Troopers at the scene of a fatal traffic accident on the Sterling Highway...

...tornadoes had struck, the bulk of them in Illinois. But meteorologist Matt Friedlein said the total might fall because emergency workers, tornado spotters and others often report the same tornado.Still, when the weather service was issuing its warning...
Two teenage girls die in Ketchikan traffic accident

...the Honda headed downhill at high speed, apparently unable to brake. Jamie Palmer told Ketchikan Fire Department emergency workers that the Honda's brakes failed and that Courtnie Tuinstra could not stop the car with the emergency brake. A witness...


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