Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass are encouraged to help speed up the donation process.
All blood types are needed to help ensure a sufficient blood supply is available for patients - especially platelet and type O negative and B negative donors. Currently, they say they have less than a one-day supply to serve patients in area hospitals. A blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.
Type AB: The plasma type that can be transfused to nearly everyone and can be donated through a platelet or plasma donation, where available, or during a regular blood donation. Power Red donors give a concentrated dose of red blood cells during a single donation, allowing them to maximize their impact.
At least 12 dead in Bronx apartment building fire
Officials said on Friday the fire started when a three-year-old boy was playing with a stove inside of a first-floor apartment. He was staying with a family that escaped the fire safely, but no one could find Mensah, despite checking four hospitals.
Woman dies in pit bull attack
Her husband, Johnny Saylor, rushed outside to help only to be attacked by the dogs as well, according to WKRN. When he went out on his porch, he was suddenly attacked by the two pit bulls.
Hot air balloon crash kills tourist in Luxor, Egypt
In 2016, hot air balloon rides were temporarily suspended in Egypt after a crash led to 22 Chinese tourists being injured. The crash happened in Luxor, a popular tourist destination on the banks of the Nile River in southern Egypt.
Dave Chappelle to Drop Two Netflix Specials on New Year's Eve
Chappelle is referring to the " poor whites" who voted for Trump and the reason why he is now the country's commander-in-chief. In a teaser for the new special, Chappelle's jokes for Equanimity seem to largely revolve around economic and social issues.
Civilization VI is now on iPad
Luckily, Civilization VI is on sale for two weeks at $29.99 on the App Store , afterwards it will bump back up to $59.99. While this may seem odd for an iPad game, since it is the exact same thing which appeared on PC, it is kind of okay.
New Wind Chill Advisory in effect through Saturday
The frigid cold blast finally comes to an end Monday when high temperatures are expected to reach above the freezing mark. A WIND CHILL ADVISORY is in effect tonight thru Friday morning due to wind chills potentially dropping down below 0°.
China 'Caught Red Handed' Giving North Korea Oil
President Donald Trump is reminding the world that he's long warned about the dangers posed by North Korea's nuclear program. China's foreign ministry has defended its enforcement of United Nations sanctions against North Korea.