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A smoky fire at an encampment Friday afternoon prompted Menlo Park officials to issue a health advisory for the area of Bayfront Expressway between Willow Road and University Avenue. Firefighters responded to the two-alarm blaze on the 1500 block of Willow Road. Menlo Park Fire District Chief Harold Schapelhouman said Friday’s blaze was the third …

PITTSBURGH (KDAK) — A precautionary flush and boil water advisory has been issued in Polish Hill after a water main break. On Thursday, the PWSA said the 9-inch break happened on Ruthven Street. Some customers in the Polish Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh are impacted by a flush and boil water advisory due to an 8-inch …

KEARNY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Much of Jersey City was reporting water outages Tuesday afternoon after a water main break. According to Suez Water, a contractor working near Howell Street and Duffield Avenue in Kearny ruptured the 36-inch line that supplies water to Hoboken and Jersey City. Residents were advised to boil water until further notice. …

Updated March 15, 2020 16:39:12 Photo: Public health officers in SA have boosted powers to deal with coronavirus. (ABC News: Patrick Stone) A public health emergency has been declared in South Australia because of deepening concerns about the spread of coronavirus. Key points: SA Premier Steven Marshall said Australia was now in “uncharted waters” He …

Nearly a dozen Texas universities announced Wednesday they would extend students’ spring breaks and start switching to online classes, joining a swelling group of colleges across the country taking steps to prepare their campuses for the novel coronavirus. Most Texas institutions extending their breaks said they plan to use the extra time to prepare faculty …

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — PennDOT says repairs are complete and West Carson Street is now reopened to traffic following a major water main break Sunday night. According to PennDOT, the West End Circle reopened around 9 a.m., but the ramp taking West Carson Street in the eastbound direction, beneath the West End Bridge remains closed. Water …

U.S. health officials said Friday that all passengers from a Chinese city at the center of an outbreak of a new and deadly respiratory virus will be screened upon arrival at three airports in the U.S., starting with New York’s JFK Airport late Friday night. The only other U.S. airport with direct flights from Wuhan, …

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Ronnie Green and officials from the Aksarben Foundation met on the Nebraska Innovation Campus on Monday, Oct. 14, to discuss the talent crisis in Nebraska’s technology field.  Mike Cassling, member of the Aksarben Foundation Board of Governors and CEO of CQuence Health Group, said during the press conference that Nebraska has …

The Tick fire near Santa Clarita broke out Thursday and in just a few hours has burned about 3,700 acres, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. The wind-driven blaze had only scorched a couple hundred acres when it quickly exploded to more than 3,000 acres and destroyed several structures, the fire department said. The …