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Report: Red Cross CEO Tried To Thwart Government InvestigationAlthough Red Cross has presented the organization as one which prides itself on transparency, its CEO reportedly tried to kill an investigation by the Government Accountability Office.
Nepal Earthquake: How to Help the Relief EffortOrganizations across the world are sending supplies, teams and medical aid to Nepal. Here's how you can help.
Study: Drones are the Future of Disaster RecoveryIt won't be happen anytime soon but the future of disaster response is drones, according to a study done by the Red Cross.
Fire Displaces 6 in Germantown After Electrical MalfunctionFour adults and two children have been displaced after a fire destroyed a home in a Germantown trailer park.
Dozen Displaced After Child Playing With Matches Causes FireMore than a dozen residents are displaced and four townhouses are damaged following a fire that officials say was caused by a child playing with matches.
Ukraine Accuses Russia Of 'Direct Invasion' For Sending Aid Trucks Into Rebel-Held AreaRussia unilaterally sent an aid mission into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday, saying its patience had worn out after a week of delays it blamed on the Ukrainian government, which called the move a "direct invasion."
Family Says They Received Letter From POW Captured In AfghanistanThe family of an American prisoner of war captured four years ago in Afghanistan says it has received a letter it believes was written by him.
Survival Tips: Changing Hurricane Victims Into Hurricane SurvivorsTwo decades after experiencing a nearly total loss in Hurricane Andrew, journalist Al Sunshine shares his personal experience and veteran advice to those recovering in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Opinion: Sandy: The Match-Maker Of All Match-MakersAs odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.
Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It DownRomney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should "absolutely" be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was "immoral" to provide such relief in the face of "larger debts", emphasizing that "it makes no sense at all" to have such programs.
Oktoberfest Sees Increase In Hospitalized Drinkers, Sexual Abuse Despite far fewer in overall attendance, the number of Oktoberfest guests who drank to the point of requiring medical attention was up by 20 percent.
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