The federal government should “collaboratively” share information on flood insurance rates that Florida suspects are unfair, the state’s top insurance regulator said in a letter Friday. 106 more words
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – Federal agencies pledged another $110 million in aid Friday to help states struggling with the crippling drought after President Barack Obama talked to leaders from seven western states. 410 more words
Craig Fugate, director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, was Florida’s emergency manager for a dozen years and presided over the state’s ruinous 2004 and 2005 seasons. 182 more words
Bracing your home for a hurricane is no game. But an advocacy group is hoping an interactive video game will help drive home the urgency of doing so. 277 more words
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Tuesday denied for a second time Washington’s request for aid to individuals affected by this summer’s wildfires in the north-central part of the state. 392 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Do you know what to do if disaster strikes?
As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, emergency management officials in the city are asking New Yorkers to be ready– but many are not. 180 more words