(NEW YORK) -- Professor David Dowling of Pepperdine University traveled last fall from California to Ukraine to teach some students of Taras Shevchenko National University a course in conflict and dispute resolution.In a bomb shelter under Kyiv, as the war continued above them, 18... Read More.
(The Center Square) – King County Executive Dow Constantine has announced $1 million in grant funding for south King County nonprofits to help with the large number of... Read More.
(The Center Square) – More 70 refugee families facing homelessness were able to secure a one-week extension at their stay in a hotel in Kent thanks to Seattle... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Rawan, a 10-year-old Palestinian girl, said she is fearful living in Gaza amid the Israel-Hamas war. But she can find moments to be a kid again and cheer on others at her shelter school."We play to forget the pain we experienced,"... Read More.
(The Center Square) – The Spokane City Council has approved a $3.73 million contract extension with The Salvation Army to continue operating the TRAC homeless shelter through winter... Read More.
(The Center Square) – With only hours to spare ahead of the deadline, the Burien City Council on Monday night decided to accept King County’s offer of $1... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City officials are limiting the time asylum-seekers with children can spend in the city's shelter system.Starting next week, city officials will begin notifying some families that they have 60 days to find alternative housing. Last month, NYC Mayor Eric Adams'... Read More.
(WASHINGTON D.C)--All Senate buildings at the Capitol have been searched and deemed clear following a report of a "possible active shooter," authorities said."There is no active threat," police tweeted."We found nothing concerning," police said at a news conference."This may have been a bogus call,"... Read More.
(WASHINGTON D.C)--The Capitol Police Department is urging everyone inside the Senate buildings at the Capitol to shelter in place following a report of a "possible active shooter."The Capitol Police said its "officers are searching in and around the Senate Office Buildings in response to... Read More.
In 1997, the Washington Ferret Rescue & Shelter (WFRS) opened its doors with a mission to ensure the safety and the well-being of ferrets that have been turned over to them.When thinking about a... Read More.