Disaster planning and response

A locked gate is seen by the Etihad Stadium where Manchester City was due to play Burnley in an English Premier League soccer match Saturday March 14, 2020, after all English soccer games were cancelled due to the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. For most people, the new COVID-19 coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, but for some it can cause more severe illness.(AP Photo/Jon Super)
April 20, 2020 - 4:35 pm
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Kentucky coach John Calipari’s foundation helping charities provide COVID-19 pandemic relief has received a $1 million donation. The Hall of Fame coach recently began his “Coffee With Cal” video series on Facebook...
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Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo, left, drives to the basket as Chicago Bulls guard Denzel Valentine defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Chicago, Friday, March 6, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
April 10, 2020 - 6:57 pm
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Victor Oladipo is going to be busy on the next few Friday nights. The Indiana Pacers guard says he has committed to hosting a Friday night Instagram Live concert series called BASE:LINE LIVE. Each week, three...
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Empty seats ring the field during a One Day International cricket match between Australia and New Zealand at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Friday, March 13, 2020. Cricket Australia announced that three one-day international matches between Australia and New Zealand would be played in empty stadiums because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The first of the three matches began at the 48,000-seat Sydney Cricket Ground, where television announcers spoke of the "eerie" silence in the stadium devoid of fans. (Dean Lewins/AAP Image via AP)
March 16, 2020 - 8:24 pm
The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's effect on sports around the world (all times local): 8:15 p.m. All professional cricket has been canceled in Australia in response to the coronavirus pandemic, and national organizers are “strongly recommending” that the remainder of the season be called off...
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This Santa bear came to rest in the splinter of a tree in the Locust Grove area just off Highway 70 west of Cookeville, Tenn.,Tuesday, March 3, 2020. (Jack McNeely/The Herald-Citizen via AP)
March 04, 2020 - 7:44 pm
BAXTER, Tenn. (AP) — Billy Dyer's cellphone blared out an emergency alert, then his wife Kathy's phone followed, giving them just enough time to get downstairs and flip on a TV to check the news. Then the tornado hit. When the sun rose Tuesday morning, the Dyers emerged to find the walls around...
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Colorado Avalanche right wing Martin Kaut (61), of the Czech Republic, celebrates after scoring a goal against Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74), of Finland, in the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
February 29, 2020 - 9:51 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pavel Francouz made 30 saves in a career-best sixth straight win, Erik Johnson had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 on Saturday night. Gabriel Landeskog and Martin Kaut also scored for the Avalanche, who matched a season high...
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Colorado Avalanche right wing Martin Kaut, center, celebrates after his first professional goal as right wing Joonas Donskoi, back right, and Buffalo Sabres center Johan Larsson look on in the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
February 26, 2020 - 11:46 pm
DENVER (AP) — Martin Kaut received a chilly reception after scoring his first NHL goal. For making a splash, he received one — a playful water-bottle celebration spray courtesy of Colorado captain Gabriel Landeskog. “My first NHL goal," Kaut said in admiration. “I am so happy for this moment.” J.T...
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Ottawa Senators right wing Connor Brown (28) and Winnipeg Jets defenseman Josh Morrissey (44) battle for position during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 in Ottawa, Ontario. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via AP)
February 20, 2020 - 11:55 pm
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Mark Scheifele broke out of his slump in a big way. Scheifele snapped a 12-game scoring drought with three power-play goals, helping the Winnipeg Jets beat the Ottawa Senators 5-1 on Thursday night. "It's not about goals, it's not about assists, it's about playing the right...
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Rafael Nadal of Spain, left, and Deb Boirg, an Australian firefighter celebrate as they play a game of tennis together during the Rally For Relief at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. Tennis stars have come together for the Rally for Relief to raise money in aid of the bushfire relief efforts across Australia. (Scott Barbour/AAP Image via AP)
January 15, 2020 - 6:50 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A capacity crowd of more than 15,000 at Rod Laver Arena watched Roger Federer defeat Nick Kyrgios in a one-set finale to the Australian Open's Rally for Relief to aid wildfire charities on Wednesday. Tennis Australia said the night helped raise nearly 5 million...
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January 13, 2020 - 12:55 pm
LONDON (AP) — The International Tennis Federation and the groups that run the U.S. Open, French Open and Wimbledon pledged a total of $400,000 on Monday to help the relief efforts for the Australian wildfires. The donations will go to the Australian Red Cross. The death toll in Australia has risen...
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Colorado Avalanche center Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, center, celebrates a goal against the St. Louis Blues with teammates Samuel Girard (49) and Valeri Nichushkin during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Denver (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
January 03, 2020 - 12:50 am
DENVER (AP) — Nazem Kadri scored twice, Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and three assists, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the St. Louis Blues 7-3 Thursday night to snap a four-game skid at home. Rookie defenseman Cale Makar added a power-play goal and an assist for the Avalanche, who also ended a six-...
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