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Here's how to help Las Vegas shooting victims

Here's how to help Las Vegas shooting victims

So, she chose to drive to the American Red Cross Blood Bank in Stockton and donate blood . "In times like this there is not a lot of excess blood". Call the American Red Cross at 1-800-RED CROSS to schedule an appointment or stop by. Hundreds of people line up to donate blood following the mass shooting in Las Vegas , October 2, 2017 .


Here's how to locally donate blood for Las Vegas shooting victims

Here's how to locally donate blood for Las Vegas shooting victims

According to blood donation officials, one in every seven people who enters the hospital needs blood, and nationwide blood is needed every three seconds. In addition to giving blood, financial donations are being accepted. He said the decision to send blood will depend on what Vegas hospital request.


Call for Leitrim people to get the flu vaccine

Call for Leitrim people to get the flu vaccine

The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year. The need for a more effective flu vaccine was starkly revealed last winter. The new vaccine is created to offer greater protection against flu because it targets the core proteins of the virus, which stay constant, while current vaccines target surface proteins (haemagglutinin and neuraminidase) that are constantly changing.


Alicia Keys and Stella McCartney united against breast cancer

Alicia Keys and Stella McCartney united against breast cancer

During the campaign, 19 local men, including myself, and even a giraffe will all wear pink to raise awareness and money to fight breast cancer. Advance Auto Parts is turning its Speed Perks program pink for October, with a $1 donation from every Carquest-branded product being donated to the Young Survival Coalition.


Gas prices drop after post-hurricane jump

Gas prices drop after post-hurricane jump

Horse Cave is a couple cents higher at $2.21 and Brownsville and Tompkinsville are both at $2.28. Consumers can expect gas prices to continue to be less expensive through October. AAA says prices should continue to drop as demand decreases and refineries along the Gulf Coast return to normal operations following the destruction caused of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey.


U-17 World Cup Can Change the Football Scenario in India

U-17 World Cup Can Change the Football Scenario in India

African soccer giants Mali arrived in Mumbai on Monday for soccer's upcoming showpiece event, the 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup. The highest overall tournament attendance was in China in 1985 in the inaugural tournament, with 1,231,000 fans flocking to the stadiums, averaging 38,469 fans per game.