“We deal with very long distances between calls and backup, so by having an AED in a patrol vehicle, along with everything else, is going to be huge,” Lincoln County Lt. Dan Newton said.
“The addition of an AED in each of our police patrol cars puts this piece of lifesaving technology at the scene of every emergency we respond to,” said Police Chief Dan Hudson.
The unofficial start to summer is shaping up to rebound in a big way. More than 37 million Americans are planning to travel more than 50 miles from home this Memorial Day weekend, according to AAA. That’s a 60% increase from last year, when only 23 million people traveled, the lowest on record since AAA […]
Jaden Smith is set to open a restaurant to help feed the homeless in Los Angeles, which will offset its costs by making those who can pay spend more.
The water department said the device is not needed as the city tests throughout the year to ensure the drinking water is safe.
A 67-year-old man unhappy with the health care he'd received opened fire at a clinic Tuesday, killing one person and wounding four others, and…
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An AFCI (arc-fault circuit interrupter) can protect you and your family from unseen dangers in your home’s wiring. It is a safety device designed to protect against residential fires caused by a leak in the current outside a wire’s insulation. The device takes over where conventional circuit breakers, which can’t detect damaged wires or faulty electrical insulation, leave off.
Atlantic County Superintendent of Elections office workers demonstrate the use of a device to assist voters with disabilities at the polls.
After living in a home or apartment with motion-sensing switches, it’s a safety convenience you take for granted. Whether you’re finding your way on a dark walkway outside or entering a room at night, a light switch with a sensor that turns on when it detects motion is very helpful. These sensors anticipate movement and make it safe going down a dark staircase to the basement, in public bathrooms and even while cruising the lighted freezer section in grocery stores; they conserve energy while providing instant lighting.
A $70 million expansion project for Becton, Dickinson and Company largely will affect the company’s Holdrege facility.
Outside of school, kids can still spend lots of time on their devices. For parents concerned about how often their kids are using electronic devices, DeFrates said online school probably won’t lead to technology addiction, as with video games or social media.
Both adults and children may feel the urge to pick up a device just because it’s around. “Our devices are addictive and designed to be that way,” said Dr. Megan DeFrates, a clinical associate of pediatrics at the University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital. “They’re designed in a way that we get a little dopamine boost, a little hit when we get a like or a notification.”
LEXINGTON — A Cozad man is accused of sending sexually explicit text messages to a minor while he was on probation for a sexual assault conviction.
Scientists in Singapore developed a new technology that takes energy from the shadows to generate electricity. Veuer’s Sean Dowling has more.
"The first time Americans were terrorized by an aerial assault was not Pearl Harbor," a CBS News story says leading up to coverage this weekend of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. But what the six planes were doing over Greenwood that day has long been a matter of passionate debate.
LINCOLN —The Nebraska Optometric Association is warningconsumers to be wary of companies taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic by claiming…
Francis A. Kennedy’s habitual tinkering led to inventing a telephone caller ID device in the 1970s and a patented insulated concrete block that’s been used in more than 200 commercial buildings in the Northeast.
The shield is intended to provide health care workers with an extra layer of protection from contagion and help conserve limited supplies of protective gear.
A. Even a properly fitted respirator does not completely eliminate the risk of illness or death. The device is designed, ideally, to be used for a single patient encounter, but could also become unusable if it becomes wet or dirty, contaminated with bodily fluids from a patient or no longer forms an effective seal to the face. These masks are not resistant to oil.