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Red Cross Seeking Donations

Red Cross Seeking Donations

There are a few groups of people who are limited in donating; gay men, anyone who's had cancer or diabetes and people with the flu. Blood donations at University Hospital spiked during Hurricane Harvey. However, the local Shepeard Blood Centers in Augusta are not now sending blood to Las Vegas . The average donation is about one pint of blood. United Blood Services Central Coast has been this area's nonprofit community blood provider since 1949, and serves patients along the Central ...


Cats kill one million birds a day in Australia

Cats kill one million birds a day in Australia

Better sort out a collar and bell for your pet moggie - Aussie researchers have found millions of native birds are killed each year by the ordinary house cat. Everyone knows that cats kill birds, but this study shows that, at a national level, the amount of predation is staggering. This included 71 threatened bird species.


France offers to mediate between Iraq and the KRG

France offers to mediate between Iraq and the KRG

Israel has so far been the only country that supported the Kurdish referendum as its Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in mid-September that " while Israel is opposed to any kind of terrorism, it supports the legitimate means of the Kurdish people to obtain their own state ".



Amid Chaos In Las Vegas, Police Dispatches Reveal An Evolving Response

Paddock wired $100,000 to the Philippines days before the shooting, said a US official who was not authorized to speak publicly because of the continuing investigation. They found 23 weapons in his room, 12 of which were modified with a bump-stock that allowed them to fire at near-automatic speeds, according to the New York Times .


Federal Judge Officially Tosses Case Against Joe Arpaio

Federal Judge Officially Tosses Case Against Joe Arpaio

A federal judge in Arizona has dismissed the guilty verdict in the contempt case against former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio while reserving judgment on whether all former rulings in the case should be vacated. Back on July 31, Arpaio was found guilty of criminal contempt for "flagrant disregard" of another federal judge's order to stop profiling Latinos in his signature, nightmarish immigration patrols.