Safety


Getting Drinkers Off the Road

On average, every day in the United States 29 people die as a result of alcohol-impaired driving, including both drivers and their innocent victims. Drunk driving is a persistent public…

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18 Soldiers Hospitalized, Vaccinated in Rabies Scare

Eighteen IDF soldiers serving on the Golan Heights were hospitalized Wednesday out of fear that they came into contact with a dog infected with rabies. The soldiers were given anti-rabies…

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Indonesia Volcano Forces Mass Evacuation, Shuts Airport

Indonesian authorities ordered a mass evacuation of people Monday from an expanded danger zone around an erupting volcano on Bali that has forced the island’s international airport to close, stranding…

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Tel Aviv Beaches Get Tsunami Warning Signs

Israel is not considered a high-risk country for tsunamis, but the Tel Aviv Municipality and Israel Police on Thursday decided that signs warning of the possibility of a giant wave…

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Free Bike Helmets To Be Distributed In Boro Park

City transportation officials will be at Boro Park’s 18th Ave. Park Sunday to distribute 1,000 bike helmets for a free helmet fitting and giveaway, Councilman David Greenfield announced Tuesday. The…

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