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Shelters open for stranded drivers and needy residents

ERIE COUNTY, NEW YORK (WKBW) — The City of Buffalo has opened 3 heating centers to help residents as lake-effect snow falls in the metro area. From 9:00 to 18:00, Saturday. Anyone who lacks energy and needs a place to warm up, charge their devices or have a bite to eat can visit – –

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“We have big problems”: Forbes residents faced floods

Forbes Mayor Phyllis Miller says the city is facing “some big challenges” amid recent floods that have hit the region. “Now we are divided into three parts, so of course it is difficult with health, it is difficult with deliveries and, of course, with all our emergency services and police – they all need to

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After liberation, Kherson residents faced shortages and mines

CNN — Residents of newly liberated city of Kherson almost without water and facing shortages of bread and medicine, officials warned, as efforts continued on Sunday to clear mines and rebuild vital infrastructure following the withdrawal of Russian troops. Crowds celebrated the city’s liberation on Saturday after Ukrainian troops broke into the city and Russian

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Residents clash with Chinese authorities over ‘zero-COVID’ rules

Police in northeast China said seven people were arrested following a clash between residents and authorities imposing COVID-19 quarantine restrictions. Violence comes as China reports new cases across the country: 2,230 cases were reported on Tuesday in southern manufacturing and Guangzhou Technology Center. While the numbers remain relatively low, China has been steadily enforcing its

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