American Red Cross
WEST, Texas (AP) — Rescue workers searched the smoldering ruins of a fertilizer plant Thursday for survivors of a monstrous explosion that leveled homes and businesses in every direction across the Texas prairie. As many as 15 people were feared dead.
WEST, Texas (AP) — A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant near Waco on Wednesday night injured dozens of people and sent flames shooting into the night sky, leaving the factory a smoldering ruin following a blast that damaged buildings for blocks in every direction.
(AP) – In full-page ads in U.S. newspapers nationwide Sunday, Anheuser-Busch InBev shows one of the 71 million cans of drinking water it has sent to the American Red Cross and other relief organizations in disasters.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Lopez has launched her “J. Lo’s Christmas Gift” drive, asking fans to donate to her three favorite charities in exchange for a drawing for tickets to her world tour in Puerto Rico on Saturday; she’ll also pay airfare/hotel costs.
NEW YORK (AP) – Barbara Walters, George Stephanopoulos and Mark Cuban are taking out their checkbooks for Superstorm Sandy relief on ABC’s “Day of Giving.” ABC said Monday that Walters donated $250,000 to the American […]
Here is an easy way to help contribute to the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. Clippers guard Chris Paul will donate $1 to the relief for the first 10,000 new Twitter followers to his CP3 Cares […]
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and the players’ union are combining to donate $1 million to the American Red Cross to help in the recovery efforts in the Northeast after Hurricane Sandy. Also, the […]
BURBANK (CNS) – The Walt Disney Co. announced a $2 million donation today to relief efforts from superstorm Sandy, which pounded the East Coast this week. According to Disney, $1 million will be donated to […]
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) – Two men are dead and a third is hospitalized in critical condition after an explosion and fire destroyed a Pasadena boarding-type residence housing 19 people. A 911 caller reported the explosion […]
NEW YORK (AP) – NBC is doing a benefit concert for victims of Hurricane Sandy featuring some artists native to the areas hardest hit. Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi of New Jersey and Billy […]
KETTERING, Ohio (AP) – Superstorm Sandy is upending the final week of the presidential race, with President Barack Obama calling off another campaign day to tour ravaged New Jersey and Republican Mitt Romney struggling to […]
SEATTLE (AP) – A Seattle man named Michael Henrichsen has ideas about how he might celebrate his 26th birthday this week. First, Billy Idol rolls up in a limo and tells him to hop in. […]