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#State of Emergency

# state-of-emergency - This year 2022

California governor declares monkeypox state of emergency
# Monkeypox
# Monkeypox

California governor declares monkeypox state of emergency

Aug 2nd 2022, 7:36 AM 19,288 Views 3 Comments

The World Health Organization recently declared monkeypox a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.

Over 60% acute hospitals operating at unsafe bed occupancy levels
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Over 60% acute hospitals operating at unsafe bed occupancy levels

Jun 28th 2022, 8:30 PM 9,156 Views 9 Comments

Five hospitals had an average monthly bed occupancy of 100% or more from January to March 2022.

Easy as ABC? Solving Ireland's lethal Acute Bed Capacity crisis
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Easy as ABC? Solving Ireland's lethal Acute Bed Capacity crisis

May 24th 2022, 12:04 AM 12,716 Views 14 Comments
  • Inpatient bed numbers among lowest in EU and nowhere near demand predicted by capacity reviews
  • Maria Delaney of investigative platform Noteworthy examines why despite overcrowding constantly being reported, hundreds of people continue to die
  • Full capacity protocol activated weekly at University Hospital Limerick, often resulting in cancelled ops

# state-of-emergency - Last year 2021

Hurricane Ida: At least 25 dead as flash floods slam New York area
# Storm Ida
# Storm Ida

Hurricane Ida: At least 25 dead as flash floods slam New York area

Updated Sep 2nd 2021, 9:58 PM 55,274 Views 12 Comments

The National Weather Service recorded 3.15 inches of rain in Central Park in one hour last night.

Japan to expand virus emergency one week into Olympics
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Japan to expand virus emergency one week into Olympics

Jul 30th 2021, 7:33 AM 11,792 Views 5 Comments

“We need to send a strong message,” said Japan’s Health Minister Norihisa Tamura.

Japan extends state of emergency until 20 June - just one month before Olympics start date
# 2021 Games
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# 2021 Games

Japan extends state of emergency until 20 June - just one month before Olympics start date

May 28th 2021, 11:37 AM 1,276 Views 1 Comment

‘The situation continues to be uncertain,’ says Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.

# state-of-emergency - All time

Minnesota governor declares state of emergency amid violent protests over George Floyd's death
# Minneapolis
# Minneapolis

Minnesota governor declares state of emergency amid violent protests over George Floyd's death

May 28th 2020, 10:52 PM 40,160 Views 84 Comments

Floyd’s death is seen as the latest example of police brutality against African Americans in the US.

St Mark's Square in Venice re-opens after major flooding
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

St Mark's Square in Venice re-opens after major flooding

Nov 16th 2019, 4:01 PM 14,443 Views 28 Comments

Tourists and residents can now return to the historic square.

Italy declares state of emergency over Venice flooding
# Flooding
# Flooding

Italy declares state of emergency over Venice flooding

Nov 14th 2019, 7:37 PM 22,572 Views 34 Comments

Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte described the flooding as ‘a blow to the heart of our country’.

California in 'state-of-emergency' as wildfires spreading forces thousands to flee their homes
# Emergency
# Emergency

California in 'state-of-emergency' as wildfires spreading forces thousands to flee their homes

Oct 28th 2019, 1:37 PM 11,113 Views 1 Comment

Many homes have been evacuated and power has been cut due to the fires.

'There's a good chance we'll have to': Trump hints that he might declare state of emergency
# Border Issue
# Border Issue

'There's a good chance we'll have to': Trump hints that he might declare state of emergency

Feb 1st 2019, 8:00 PM 41,016 Views 76 Comments

Trump hinted in remarks at a White House meeting on cross-border trafficking.

Child killed as Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall on US Gulf Coast
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Child killed as Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall on US Gulf Coast

Sep 5th 2018, 11:33 AM 14,609 Views 1 Comment

Authorities have declared emergencies in several areas.

Vatican switches off its fountains after Italy's driest spring in 60 years
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Vatican switches off its fountains after Italy's driest spring in 60 years

Jul 25th 2017, 3:34 PM 10,450 Views 30 Comments

The drought comes after the second-driest spring in 60 years.

State of emergency declared as Egypt is warned of 'long and painful' war against jihadists
# Double Bombing
# Double Bombing

State of emergency declared as Egypt is warned of 'long and painful' war against jihadists

Apr 10th 2017, 7:13 AM 14,280 Views 28 Comments

At least 44 people were killed in two church bombings yesterday.

Tsunami warnings issued as hurricane and earthquake hit Central America at same time
# Tsunami Warning
# Tsunami Warning

Tsunami warnings issued as hurricane and earthquake hit Central America at same time

Nov 24th 2016, 8:57 PM 20,266 Views 21 Comments

The earthquake led to a tsunami warning being issued in El Salvador.

Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti
# Hurricane Matthew
# Hurricane Matthew

Ireland to provide humanitarian aid after storm kills 300 in Haiti

Oct 7th 2016, 2:40 PM 18,374 Views 46 Comments

The US is now bracing itself for Hurricane Matthew, with states of emergencies declared in a number of places.

"Daily life is running quite normal": Turkey's ambassador to Ireland launches charm offensive
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

"Daily life is running quite normal": Turkey's ambassador to Ireland launches charm offensive

Jul 28th 2016, 2:28 PM 10,396 Views 91 Comments

Ambassador Necip Egüz defended his country’s post-coup crackdown, and insisted there was no threat to tourist areas.

'Kind, shy and dedicated', Fr Jacques Hamel is the 236th victim of jihadists in France since 2015
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

'Kind, shy and dedicated', Fr Jacques Hamel is the 236th victim of jihadists in France since 2015

Jul 26th 2016, 8:27 PM 36,829 Views 272 Comments

The so-called Islamic State group said today’s attack was carried out by its ‘soldiers’.

Three-month state of emergency declared in Turkey
# Coup Attempt
# Coup Attempt

Three-month state of emergency declared in Turkey

Jul 21st 2016, 8:07 AM 12,784 Views 51 Comments

President Erdogan has vowed to hunt down those responsible for last week’s coup.

France has voted to extend its state of emergency
# State We're In
# State We're In

France has voted to extend its state of emergency

Jul 20th 2016, 8:16 AM 9,495 Views 86 Comments

The decision to extend the national state by six months comes in the wake of last Thursday’s terror attack in Nice.

Alberta wildfires destroy 1,600 homes as 80,000 people forced to flee
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Alberta wildfires destroy 1,600 homes as 80,000 people forced to flee

May 5th 2016, 8:03 AM 14,116 Views 11 Comments

No fatalities have been reported.

Indigenous community declares state of emergency after 11 members attempt suicide in one month
# Canada
# Canada

Indigenous community declares state of emergency after 11 members attempt suicide in one month

Apr 12th 2016, 7:12 AM 26,494 Views 21 Comments

Canadian government officials said yesterday they were sending an emergency psychiatric team to the isolated aboriginal community.

Millions brace themselves for worst US snow storm in decades
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

Millions brace themselves for worst US snow storm in decades

Jan 22nd 2016, 7:28 AM 36,072 Views 22 Comments

Extreme weather is forecast across at least 15 states.

Vice President of tiny tropical nation accused of plotting to kill the President
# Maldives
# Maldives

Vice President of tiny tropical nation accused of plotting to kill the President

Nov 5th 2015, 7:30 PM 15,201 Views 7 Comments

A state of emergency has been announced in the country.

Obama: "There are police departments that have to do some soul searching"
# Freddie Gray
# Freddie Gray

Obama: "There are police departments that have to do some soul searching"

Apr 28th 2015, 8:30 PM 38,348 Views 96 Comments

Several police officers were injured tonight.

Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai after bomb kills 30 soldiers
# Attack
# Attack

Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai after bomb kills 30 soldiers

Oct 25th 2014, 7:16 AM 5,635 Views 7 Comments

The bombing was carried out by a suspected jihadist who rammed a checkpoint with his explosives-packed vehicle.

Child crushed by fireplace in California earthquake
# Shaken
# Shaken

Child crushed by fireplace in California earthquake

Aug 25th 2014, 11:09 AM 10,620 Views 9 Comments

The child is in critical condition and some 130 people were injured in the quake.

Missed last night’s Prime Time investigation into ambulance delays? Here’s what we learned….
# Shocking
# Shocking

Missed last night’s Prime Time investigation into ambulance delays? Here’s what we learned….

Mar 28th 2014, 9:45 AM 47,272 Views 151 Comments

‘Rapid Response Vehicles’ — which cost the taxpayer over €100,000 each — are effectively being used by managers as ‘company cars’…

State of emergency declared in Bangkok as protests continue
# Thailand
# Thailand

State of emergency declared in Bangkok as protests continue

Jan 22nd 2014, 9:46 AM 4,036 Views 11 Comments

As many as 5,000 protestors were gathered across five really points this morning.

Irish citizens told to avoid all non-essential travel to Egypt as violence escalates
# Cairo
# Cairo

Irish citizens told to avoid all non-essential travel to Egypt as violence escalates

Aug 14th 2013, 3:55 PM 6,648 Views 24 Comments

Scores were killed in a crackdown on camps of Morsi loyalists this morning. A month-long state of emergency has been declared in the country.

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog
# Pollution
# Pollution

State of emergency declared as Kuala Lumpur is engulfed by smog

Jun 24th 2013, 7:11 PM 12,854 Views 11 Comments

A smoky haze blamed on Indonesian forest fires has triggered one of the country’s worst pollution levels in years.

BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport
# Shannon
# Shannon

BA flight makes precautionary landing at Shannon Airport

Dec 2nd 2012, 11:12 AM 8,787 Views 11 Comments

The Boeing 777 jet made an unscheduled precautionary landing at Shannon after detecting smoke in the cabin.

America prepares for superstorm
# Frankenstorm
# Frankenstorm

America prepares for superstorm

Oct 27th 2012, 7:39 AM 8,143 Views 23 Comments

Hurricane Sandy could mix with a winter storm to create what has been dubbed ‘Frankenstorm’.

Hurricane Isaac strengthens while approaching US coast
# Isaac
# Isaac

Hurricane Isaac strengthens while approaching US coast

Aug 28th 2012, 8:53 PM 6,564 Views 4 Comments

President Obama has called on residents in the storm’s projected path to heed the warnings, saying: “Now’s not the time to tempt fate.”

Isaac: “On the verge becoming a hurricane”
# Isaac
# Isaac

Isaac: “On the verge becoming a hurricane”

Aug 28th 2012, 12:20 PM 7,191 Views 9 Comments

Tropical Storm Isaac may to be upgraded to a hurricane – and could hit the day before the seventh anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina disaster in New Orleans.

State of Emergency declared in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

State of Emergency declared in Nigeria

Dec 31st 2011, 5:32 PM 3,491 Views 14 Comments

The president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, declared a state of emergency in certain areas of the country following an attack that left 39 dead on Christmas Day.

State of Emergency declared in Peru after mining protests
# Peru
# Peru

State of Emergency declared in Peru after mining protests

Dec 5th 2011, 8:05 AM 1,456 Views 2 Comments

A 60-day state of emergency has been declared in four provinces of Cajamarca state, following violent protests against a gold-and-copper mining project which is part-owned by a US company.

Major emergency plan declared for Dublin after massive flooding
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Major emergency plan declared for Dublin after massive flooding

Oct 25th 2011, 12:14 AM 30,994 Views 95 Comments

An off-duty Garda is missing after falling into the Liffey in Wicklow, while heavy rain wreaks havoc with transport across the country.

Authorities may limit access to Fukushima evacuation zone
Live Apr 20th 2011, 9:24 AM

Authorities may limit access to Fukushima evacuation zone

Fukushima nuclear alert raised to maximum level 7
Live Apr 12th 2011, 7:24 AM

Fukushima nuclear alert raised to maximum level 7

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