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A burned-out car sits in front of a ruined house in this photo taken Sunday near Pateros, Washington.
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Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Craig Fugate told senators Wednesday that Congress still must address the long-term financial stability of the National Flood Insurance Program.
3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
There are additional steps that need to be taken, however, to fully address remaining issues.
4 hrs ago | KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau
Southeast Missourian The Jackson Community Center is one step closer to becoming a reality.
6 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane
KHQ.COM - People across the Northwest have shown their desire to help those affected by the Carlton Complex fire burning in Okanogan County.
10 hrs ago | Front www.keysnet.com
Upper Keys residents and federal engineers look over new topographic maps of the Florida Keys Monday in Key Largo as part of a study to create highly detailed flood-insurance maps.
10 hrs ago | Recorder
At an open house Tuesday at the county annex building on Park Street, officials from the state Department of Environmental Conservation and the Federal Emergency Management Agency sat with residents to discuss changes to Montgomery County's preliminary Digital Flood Insurance Rate Map and the insurance program, which are expected to be finalized in ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Autoblog
Forget FEMA. Portland, Oregon's relief if and when the Big One hits might just come in the form of an army of bike riders.
New York State will provide about $144 million to municipalities in Nassau and Suffolk counties to fund superstorm Sandy repair costs not covered by the federal government, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Tuesday.
Codi Severin, left, and Tim Hodge, right, both with Loveland Barricade, make sure no cars enter the closed road Tuesday in the 18000 block of Buckhorn Road west of Loveland.
CHILDREN THERE WILL GO UNTIL JANUARY. THE ORIGINAL CONTRACT WAS SET TO RUN OUT IN A FEW MONTHS.
People may be surprised to learn that an emergency alert can be sent to their mobile phones, providing them with the life-saving information they need during an emergency.
More than a year after an EF-5 tornado cut a path of destruction in Moore, a new study revealed the city did not qualify for millions in FEMA assistance.
Dodge County Emergency Management Director Matt Maas shows FEMA officials and Minnesota Homeland Security and Emergency Management personnel the areas that they will be touring on their damage assessment location visits.
The Obama administration launched an initiative Wednesday aimed at helping local communities better prepare for the impacts of climate change, but one of Vermont's key recommendations to the president was not included.
Hurricane Sandy, the second-most costly storm in American history after Hurricane Katrina, pummeled the Northeast in October 2012, resulting in 162 fatalities, damage to 650,000 homes from flooding and high winds, the destruction of countless businesses and the loss of power to 8.5 million customers.
Houses that are built according to FEMA guidelines suffer more property damage during hurricanes than homes built prior to the guidelines, write Carolyn Dehring, professor at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business, and Martin Halek, senior lecturer at the University of Wisconsin's School of Business, for the Cato Institute.
Saying they don't want to jeopardize losing a $712,500 federal grant to buy a new fire truck, selectmen Monday night voted to fund the remaining cost by using money from budget transfers, free cash and the stabilization fund.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 05:00 pm
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