Minister of Emergency Services provides flooding update

Emergency Services Minister Steph Cooke has warned residents of North Rivers and the central NSW North Coast to heed warnings from the Bureau of Meteorology, ahead of heavy rains in those areas . “So really asking people at this point to work with us,” she said at a Thursday afternoon news conference. She said school


New York declares polio emergency to boost low vaccination rates

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul declared a polio state of emergency on Friday to boost vaccination rates in the state amid new evidence the virus is spreading in communities. Poliovirus has now been detected in sewage samples from four counties in the New York metropolitan area as well as the city itself. Counties include Rockland,