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  • North San Diego County, Carlsbad residents still under wildfire threats
    North San Diego County battles wildfires displacing thousands
    San Diego County continues to battle wildfires, but it seems North San Diego County has the majority of fires, according to the US Wildfire Activity Public Information Map. Thousands of residents have been displaced, along with pets, and...
  • Thousands of environmental refugees driven hours away from homes with no idea when they can return home
    Isaac stories reflect Katrina-like human rights violations
    Instead of learning from Hurricane Katrina's human rights abuses, including indecent shelter facilities and bussing evacuees so far from their homes, they cannot return, the same has happened during Tropical Storm Isaac, angering some of the...
  • Colorado Springs Goodwill store help evacuees of Waldo Canyon Fire
    Designated Colorado Springs Goodwill stores help evacuees of Waldo Canyon Fire
    Through a partnership with El Paso County and the City of Colorado Springs, Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado is assisting with wildfire emergency response by accepting material donations and providing voucher assistance for those...
  • Kids attend Circus on Firefighters Dime
    Firefighters Pay for Evacuees to Attend Circus
    Their lives in upheaval, flood evacuees got a chance for a little distraction on Saturday with free tickets to the Shrine Circus.Evacuee Grant Vogt collected some tickets as a surprise for his five-year-old son, Teigan, and 10-year-old daughter,...
  • Fukushima Daiichi reactor damage
    Solano businesses aid U.S. evacuees from Japan
    Solano County grocers and beverage companies came to the aid of hundreds of U.S. military families evacuated from earthquake- and tsunami-ravaged northern Japan, District 5 Supervisor Mike Reagan of Vacaville said Wednesday.Reagan said the last of...
  • Egypt protest
    Cairo evacuees land in Montreal
    Farida Kabichi's parents and her friend, who is also godmother to her children, stood by the International arrivals gate at Trudeau Airport, two puffy colourful helium balloons in hand to help welcome them home. Kabichiand her two daughters,...