Japanese hotel-inspired pods set to help tackle homelessness crisis in Brisbane

Japanese hotel-inspired pods set to help tackle homelessness crisis in Brisbane

A grassroots charity is taking a Japanese hotel concept and turning it into a short-term haven for the homeless. Key points: Pod-style accommodation will give people access to private shelter and bed Goodna Street Life has six pods and has plans for another eight The service is receiving 15 calls a day from people seeking … Read more

Flash flood kills 2 in camping trailer near Fort Collins CO

A 37-year-old woman and her 12-year-old daughter died when flash floods in Buckhorn Canyon near Fort Collins washed away their camping trailer, Colorado sheriff’s officials say. Screen grab from KCNC video Flash floods in wildfire burn scars near Fort Collins killed two people and destroyed a home, Colorado sheriff’s officials reported. “It was pretty dicey,” … Read more