Emergency management

  1. More Than 200 Killed in Brazil Nightclub Fire

    January 27, 2013 8:04 AM EST A blaze raced through a crowded nightclub in southern Brazil early Sunday, killing 233 people as the air filled with deadly smoke and panicked party-goers stampeded toward the exits, police and witnesses said. It appeared to be the world’s deadlie ...

  2. The Hours Label Launches Climate Change Download

    October 02, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The French independent label the Hours has targeted 50 million downloads as part of a new climate change initiative, which aims to gather global support by distributing a free track. The 'tck tck tck' campaign, designed by French adverti ...

  3. Great White Offers $1 Mil To Settle Fire Suits

    September 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Members of Great White, whose pyrotechnics sparked a Rhode Island nightclub fire that killed 100 people, have agreed to pay $1 million to survivors and victims' relatives, according to court papers filed yesterday (Sept. 2). The settlement of ...

  4. Legal Matters

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Net proceeds of "Hurricane Relief: Come Together Now," a double-CD with 35 tracks by more than 80 artists, will benefit victims of Hurricane Katrina through the American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanit Net proceeds of "Hurricane Reli ...

  5. On The Road

    March 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST After two years of studying the fire at the Station nightclub in West Warwick, R.I., the National Institute of Standards and Technology released a 600-page draft report March 3 containing 12 fire-saf After two years of studying the fire at the Sta ...

  6. Gov't Issues Nightclub Safety Recommendations

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST In an effort to improve nightclub safety following the Feb. 20, 2003, fire that killed 100 people during a Great White concert, the Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology NASHVILLE -- In an effort to improve nigh ...

  7. Gov't Issues Nightclub Safety Recommendations

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Report follows Great White tragedy. In an effort to improve nightclub safety following the Feb. 20, 2003, fire that killed 100 people during a Great White concert, the National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a 600-page draft re ...

  8. Gov't Issues Nightclub Safety Recommendations

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Report follows Great White tragedy. In an effort to improve nightclub safety following the Feb. 20, 2003, fire that killed 100 people during a Great White concert, the National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a 600-page draft re ...

  9. Great White Leader Sues Ex-Publicist For Libel

    July 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Jack Russell, leader of Great White, has filed a multimillion-dollar libel suit against Charrie Foglio, a former publicist for the band. NASHVILLE -- Jack Russell, leader of Great White, has filed a multimillion-dollar libel suit against Charrie F ...

  10. Great White's Russell Sues Ex-Publicist

    June 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Jack Russell, leader of the band Great White, today (June 30) filed a multimillion-dollar libel suit against Charrie Foglio, a former publicist for the band. Jack Russell, leader of the band Great White, today (June 30) filed a multimillion-dollar ...