Report Says Florida Ranks 2nd In Natural Disaster RiskA new report says Florida ranks second only to California in the number of homes at risk for a natural disaster.
Study: More People Could Survive A Tsunami If They Walk FasterAbout 5,500 more people could survive a major tsunami hitting the U.S. if they just walk a little faster to higher ground after roads are knocked out, a new study shows.
Government Extends Residency To Haitian Earthquake VictimsSome people displaced by the 2010 earthquake in Haiti have been extended residency and employment benefits by the U.S. government.
Florida Crews Sent North To Assist Hurricane Sandy VictimsAs the gusty winds and harsh rains of Hurricane Sandy pound the northeastern United States; Florida rescue crews have made their way to the area to lend a helping hand to those who will be affected by Hurricane Sandy.
Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To PartyAs Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to "choose life" while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.
Storm Conference Views Hurricane Andrew's LegacyHurricane forecasters have improved their ability to predict where a storm will go since the time Hurricane Andrew made a catastrophic landfall in South Florida two decades ago, however, the ability to predict how bad, or intense a storm will be still eludes them.
Hurricane Andrew Remembered At Storm ConferenceIf you lived in South Florida during Hurricane Andrew, you'll never forget it and the lessons learned from that catastrophic hurricane are being reexamined by Florida's emergency managers who are preparing for the upcoming tropical storm season.
So. Florida Mother Coloring Away Pain With Children's BooksThere are so many things that can help a community struck by a disaster like the tornadoes that tore through Alabama a couple of weeks ago.
Neighbors 4 NeighborsNeighbors 4 Neighbors became a hallmark of the recovery from Hurricane Andrew.