For Red Cross, Hurricanes Bring Both Donations & CriticismConfronted with back-to-back major hurricanes, the American Red Cross has received a huge outpouring of financial support and a simultaneous barrage of criticism.
Harvey Resources: How To Get & Give HelpHurricane Harvey devastated Houston and many other cities along the Gulf Coast. If you need help or would like to help, here are some resources to point you in the right direction.
Kardashian Women Give $500,000 To Help Harvey VictimsKim Kardashian West and her famous siblings are donating $500,000 to help Harvey victims. A spokeswoman for the reality star said that they have given $250,000 to the American Red Cross and $250,000 to The Salvation Army.
Kevin Hart Calls On Fellow Stars To Help With Harvey ReliefStars including comedian Kevin Hart, Katy Perry and country singer Chris Young are lining up to help raise money for flood relief efforts in Houston.
Officials Act To Protect Downtown Houston From Harvey FloodsOfficials released more water from Houston-area reservoirs overwhelmed by Harvey early Monday in a move aimed at protecting the city's downtown from devastating floods.
North Texas Opening Shelters For Harvey EvacueesMore than 500 people, from various places across south Texas, are waking up in Dallas shelters this morning. Local Red Cross volunteers are supplying hot meals, basic necessities, and a dry place to sleep.
Harvey Resources: How To Get & Give HelpHurricane Harvey devastated Houston and much of south Texas. If you need help or would like to help, here are some resources to point you in the right direction.
Red Cross Making "Emergency Call" For Blood DonorsThe American Red Cross has issued an "emergency call" for blood donors. Officials with the organization say there were some 61,000 fewer donations during the last two months.
North Texas Red Cross Rolls Out New Blood MobileEach of the donation beds inside the Blood Mobile has also been redesigned to allow technicians to draw blood from either arm, which should also speed up the process.
List: Upcoming Red Cross Donation OpportunitiesThe American Red Cross has a severe winter blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood donors to make a donation appointment now to help save lives.
Officials: Overnight Dallas Apartment Fire Causes Significant DamageDallas Fire-Rescue responded to an apartment fire early Sunday morning at the Mandalay Palms Apartments on the 7500 block of Chesterfield Drive that took approximately 70 firefighters to extinguish.
Red Cross Issues Emergency Call For Blood DonationsThe American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood donations, explaining that the supply has fallen short of hospital needs. All eligible donors are urged to give blood and help replenish the low supply.