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James Spann, TV weatherman, fears his effort during April 27 tornadoes wasn't good enough (slideshow, video)

Spann, the longtime meteorologist at Birmingham's ABC 33/40, was on his way to speak at a weather safety program at Cordova Elementary School, where he also helped give away weather radios and where e... read more

Mass Shootings: Lessons Since Columbine

As anti-gun advocates intensify their campaign to use mass carnage to hollow out the Second Amendment ... 1,350,000 full-time first responders: 765,000 law enforcement officers empowered to make arres... read more

E:60 -- The Kid in the Green Cleats

It wasn't that long of a display, just a split second or two ... There was a time in the summer of 2010 where it appeared his body might be rejecting his liver. It was a false alarm, but a gut-wrenchi... read more

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Memories of London and the WRAF

Shortly afterwards the sirens sounded for the first time ... Fortunately it was a false alarm and soon the all clear sounded. There was a lull for some time before we all began to return to normal rou... read more


UC Santa Barbara basketball team endures terrifying morning after false missile alert

They received the same emergency ... recent weeks since tensions between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un escalated into nuclear threats. The state has even begun staging monthly ai... read more

Lightning falls to Bruins for fourth loss in six games

The first came around 9:30 a.m. when the emergency sirens went off at its downtown hotel. It was a less-than-ideal evacuation for a tired team that had arrived from Buffalo, N.Y., about nine hours ear... read more

Earthquake warning system will come with some false alarms and missed alerts

In Mexico City, just weeks before the devastating magnitude 7.1 earthquake of Sept. 19, 2017, a technician working on the system sent out an erroneous alert on the capital's 12,000 sirens ... time, ev... read more

As North Korean threat grows, Hawaii prepares for nuclear attack

On Dec. 1, the nuclear attack warning siren will be heard in the state for the first time in ... the state could give residents a 12-15 minute warning, rendering old fallout shelters mostly useless be... read more

'UNSURVIVABLE!' New tornado warnings aim to scare

The second ... and emergency management agencies with a useful tool in an age when a majority of people still wait for an outdated technology — tornado sirens — to seek shelter. He blames the siren me... read more

California’s Earthquake Early Warning System Won’t Be Perfect

In Mexico City, just weeks before the devastating magnitude 7.1 earthquake of Sept. 19, 2017, a technician working on the system sent out an erroneous alert on the capital’s 12,000 sirens ... time, ev... read more

Dana Milbank: The EPA's Pruitt has an emergency

Confronted Wednesday by a Senate committee, Pruitt said the siren-and-lights thing was a false alarm. "There have been reports that you encouraged the use of lights and sirens on your motorcade even t... read more

Meltdown in Motherland

Car alarms, sirens and unexpected footfalls made me jump ... In May 2009, a year and a half before Clara’s birth, I was overjoyed to see a second line on a home pregnancy test for the first time. Eigh... read more



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