Stories tagged with: alert
Raptor, the Uvalde school district’s emergency alert system, remains in place — for now
(UVALDE, Texas) -- When Texas state legislators delved into the circumstances that preceded the deadly mass shooting in Uvalde that took the lives of 19 students and two teachers last year, lawmakers highlighted failures of leadership, law enforcement training and communication capabilities.But buried in ...
‘Ebony Alert’ legislation could help address racial disparity in missing persons cases, advocates say
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- In the United States, Black Americans go missing at a disproportionate rate compared to other races, according to the National Crime Information Center. Last year alone, out of approximately 546,000 people reported missing, 36% of those were Black.Lawmakers in California are hoping ...
Florida removes company responsible for 4 a.m. emergency alert test
Violent tornado outbreak possible as major storm leaves millions on alert
(NEW YORK) -- Millions in the Heartland are at risk from potentially violent, long-track tornadoes Friday as a major storm moves into the region.Areas at risk of strong tornadoes include St. Louis; Davenport, Iowa; Peoria, Illinois; Paducah, Kentucky; Memphis, Tennessee; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Tupelo, ...
South on alert for tornadoes as severe thunderstorms move in
Fifty-eight million Americans across 20 states on alert for severe weather
80 million Americans across 25 states on alert for severe weather
100 million Americans across 30 states on alert for severe weather
Dozens of states on alert for wind, snow as 2 storms sweep across US
Kilauea volcano eruption resumes on Hawaii’s Big Island, alert elevated from watch to warning
(NEW YORK) -- The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has started erupting again.The U.S. Geological Survey said Thursday night that its Hawaiian Volcano Observatory "detected glow" in webcam images of the Kilauea summit, "indicating that the eruption has resumed within Halemaʻumaʻu crater in ...