OUATA-NANA, Central African Republic (Reuters) - The villagers ran away in panic when rebels brandishing machetes and AK47 assault rifles appeared from the bush, leaving the Red Cross medical workers standing alone in a dusty clearing in Central African Republic. Full story
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Residents of an apartment building in Myrtle Beach are being assisted by the American Red Cross after their home sustained heavy roof damage. Full story
GENEVA (Reuters) - Syrian authorities are blocking access to the old city of Homs, where trapped civilians are in dire need of food and medical supplies, the Red Cross said on Wednesday. Full story
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – The American Red Cross has launched the Team Red Cross App for smartphone's, for people to easily sign up for help, have quick access to basic tasks, and receive notifications about disaster volunteer opportunities for their community red cross. Full story
The monster fire sparked on Thursday in Calif. is continuing to defy efforts of crews trying to contain it. The fire, which has scorched 25,000 acres, has forced 2,000 people from their homes, and many are seeking shelter at Red Cross centers. NBC’s Diana Alvear reports.
A suicide bomber blew himself up at the gates of the Red Cross in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, allowing militants to get inside the building. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
TODAY’s Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb chat about Brad Pitt’s Esquire magazine interview, in which he speculates about whether he has a medical condition that makes it difficult to remember the faces of people he has met.
FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate joins Morning Joe to discuss what the agency is doing on Wednesday in Moore, Oklahoma following a devastating tornado and what the agency has learned since Hurricane Katrina.
Martin Bashir walks through the first two hours of the massive Oklahoma tornado – from the moment the funnel cloud appeared to the full breadth of devastation just two hours later.
Spain's Princess Letizia greets Red Cross personnel who took part in the rescue operations following the July 24 train crash in Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, July 26, 2013. At least 78 people died after the train jackknifed into a concrete wall on Wednesday a few kilometres before the
Relatives of the victims of a train accident react outside the Cersia building, where they are attended by psychologists from the Red Cross in Santiago de Compostela on July 25, 2013. A train hurtled off the tracks on July 24 in northwest Spain killing at least 77 passengers and injuring more than 1
A convoy of Red Cross vehicles leave the Fort Sherman police base on the outskirts of Colon city July 23, 2013. Three doctors and national Red Cross staff visited the 35 North Korean detainees on Tuesday, Javier Caraballo, Panama's top anti-drugs prosecutor, told the media. They conducted routine te
Red Cross workers stand outside the plant of Italian-Argentine steelmaker Ternium in San Nicolas de los Garza July 22, 2013. Two people were killed and 12 wounded in an explosion at Ternium's Guerrero plant in Nuevo Leon state in northern Mexico, the company said on Monday. The explosion occurred in