Secessionists call for independence of Kenya coast

MOMBASA, Kenya (AP) – A series of violent attacks on the Kenyan coast blamed on a separatist movement called the Mombasa Republican Council highlights a growing feeling on Kenya’s sandy shores that the country’s rulers have long …

 

 

 

 

National Safety Council honors Firmenich with 2012 Robert W. Campbell Award

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2012 — The highest safety award any organization can achieve globallyORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, the National Safety Council presented its 2012 Robert W. Campbell Award to Firmenich, at the Opening Session of its Congress Expo, the world’s largest annual gathering of safety and health professionals. This …

 

 

 

 

Wet summer blamed for domestic violence

Violence

A rise in domestic abuse cases in a Devon town may be down to this year’s bad weather, police have said. Sergeant Andy Turner told Sidmouth Town Council, which has also seen two new housing developments in its area, that the number of violent incidents in the town and surrounding area increased to …

 

 

 

 

KWQC-TV6 News and Weather For The Quad Cities – Turkey accuses Syria of …

By ELIZABETH A. KENNEDYAssociated Press BEIRUT (AP) – Turkey accused Syria of “state terrorism” Wednesday after a sharp spike in the death toll from the Syrian civil war, and Iran came under new scrutiny with the U.S. alleging …

 

 

 

 

Fire Safe Council seeks volunteers to man fair booth

It’s not too late to get in to the fair for free by spending a few hours volunteering with the Fire Safe Council fair booth.The 2012 Nevada County Fair is Wednesday, Aug. 8, through Aug. 12. The theme is Barnyard Safari, and the council will be focusing on ember intrusion at its booth this year.It [...]

 

 

 

 

Health department offers summer swimming safety suggestions – Quad

Press release submitted by RaeAnn Tucker-MarshallThe Henry and Stark County Health Departments note that, according to a report from the Home Safety Council, drowning is the fifth leading cause of unintentional injury and related death. Drowning incidents may involve any source of standing water, including swimming pools, spas, buckets, bathtubs and toilets.”Drowning is a sudden [...]

 

 

 

 

Rochdale: Child safety ‘not guaranteed’ in care homes

A child on a swing reflected in puddle

31 May 2012 Last updated at 00:27 ET …

 

 

 

 

National Safety Council Honors The Dow Chemical Company with the Green Cross …