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U.S. on Track for One of the Worst Flu Seasons in Decades

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said while it's impossible to predict how the flu will play out, the season so far is on track to be as severe as the 2017-2018 flu season, which was the deadliest in more than four decades. Keep Reading

Maryland Center for School Safety Provides Model Threat Assessment Policy

Shortly after the February 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and the incident at Great Mills High School in St. Mary’s County, Md., in March 2018, the Maryland General Assembly passed a wide-ranging school safety package that included requiring all public school systems to implement behavioral threat assessment teams. Keep Reading

Los Angeles Airport to Conduct Wireless Emergency Alert Test

The LAX test of the emergency messaging system will take place at 10 a.m. on January 15 and will be sent to mobile devices within the area bounded by La Cienega Boulevard to the east, Imperial Highway to the south, Pershing Drive to the west and Westchester Parkway/Arbor Vitae Street to the north. Keep Reading

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