Dramatic bodycam footage released by the Los Angeles Police Department showed officers dragging the injured pilot away from the aircraft amid …
A large house fire in Philadelphia early Wednesday killed 13 people, including seven children, and sent two people to hospitals, fire official…
Hundreds of motorists were stranded all night in snow and freezing temperatures on Interstate 95 in Virginia after a crash involving six tractor-trailers.
At least 24 tornadoes were reported across five states, according to the NOAA Storm Prediction Center, with fatalities also reported by officials in Arkansas and Illinois.
Gov. Kevin Stitt commuted Jones' sentence to life without the possibility of parole.
According to emergency officials, some lava flows reached a height of 40 meters (over 130 feet) as strong magma overflows from the previous da…
AgriLife Extension’s disaster team members cite focus, discipline, service among applicable traits Members of the Disaster Assessment and Recovery, DAR, unit of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service come from a variety of professional backgrounds, but those with previous military experience seem particularly well suited to the role, according to Monty Dozier, Ph.D., DAR unit... Read More →
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A multitude of agencies can be involved in emergency response situations, but the first people to answer are always the same: call dispatchers.
Emergency order requires performing more than 11,500 tests in 12 weeks The Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, TVMDL, recently accomplished a testing milestone in the ongoing battle to curb the deadly disease in white-tailed deer known as chronic wasting disease, CWD. In June, a 120-day emergency order was enacted by the Texas Parks and... Read More →
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New Zealand police have shared an emergency call they received from a 4-year-old boy wanting to show them his toys.
When all of your preparations still aren’t enough, it helps to have a handy set of tools that can get you out of a jam. You should pack an ice scraper to help you clean your windshield in a hurry and a properly sized set of tire chains when encountering deep snow. Don’t forget the gloves — no one wants to fumble around with bare fingers in the blistering cold.
Emergency managers consider fire behavior, predicted weather and the amount of time it will take to evacuate, when making the decision to orde…
While emergency use authorization gets vaccines out to the public more quickly, it doesn’t skip any steps that full approval requires.
Emergency crews were working Thursday morning to clear the scene of an accident on Texas 6 at Jones Creek in south Brazos County.
Texas A&M Task Force 1 is seeking applicants for 11 volunteer positions to assist in its mission of responding to a range of emergencies i…
Rescue workers who have labored for 14 days to find survivors in the rubble of a collapsed condo building have shifted their efforts from rescue to recovery, signaling the effort to find survivors was all but over.