Posts Tagged Disaster planning and response

Light rain helps contain forest fire in lower Hudson Valley

ELLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A light overnight rain and a bit more precipitation on Wednesday is helping contain a forest fire at the southern edge of the Catskill Mountains.

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Lydia Ko donating earnings to Napal relief effort

Lydia Ko of New Zealand laughs standing by her trophy after winning the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic golf tournament Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Daly City, Calif. Ko won the tournament for the second straight year, beating Morgan Pressel on the second hole of a playoff. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Lydia Ko is donating her earnings this week in the LPGA Tour’s North Texas Shootout to the earthquake relief effort in Nepal.

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