Sunday, 1 October, 2023

News of the day

US President Joe Biden on Thursday declared the Hawaii wildfires a "major disaster," unblocking federal funds for the hard-hit island of Maui after the flames claimed at least 36 lives and razed a historic town. "Today, President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. declared that a major disaster exists in the State of Hawaii and ordered federal aid to
supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by wildfires," a White House statement said.