Hurricanes, Earthquakes Estimated To Cost Industry $95BOne of the world's biggest reinsurers estimates Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, plus two recent earthquakes in Mexico will cost the industry about $95 billion.
AIG Predicts $3 Billion In Losses From Recent DisastersAIG expects to record $3 billion of insurance losses during the third quarter from the recent hurricanes and earthquakes in the U.S. and Mexico. CEO Brian Dupereault said that the company has acted quickly to provide money for claims.
Immigrants Touched By Mexico Quake, Try To Help From AfarThe earthquake that killed nearly 300 people and destroyed dozens of buildings in Mexico set off a frantic response in communities across the U.S. as people desperately try to connect with their loved ones, figure out ways to send emergency help, money and goods as well as raise funds for smaller towns around the capital they say are receiving less help from the government.
Search For Mexico Quake Survivors Enters 4th DaySurvivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day Friday, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
Trapped Girl Becomes Symbol For Mexico Quake RescuersThe sight of a girl's wiggling fingers early Wednesday became a symbol of hope for thousands of professionals and volunteers to work frantically on dozens of wrecked buildings, looking for survivors of the quake in central Mexico.
Mexico Digging Through Rubble As Earthquake Death Toll RisesRescuers and volunteers are frantically digging through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings looking for survivors of Mexico’s deadliest earthquake since 1985.
More Than 100 Dead In Mexico EarthquakeEarlier in the day buildings across the city held preparation drills on the anniversary of the 1985 quake.
FC Dallas Midfielder Victor Ulloa Rattled, Family Touched By 7.1 EarthquakeFor much of the evening, FC Dallas midfielder Victor Ulloa could not get in touch with one of his aunts in the Mexican capital.
Hollywood, L.A. Light Up Twitter After Small QuakeA small earthquake with an epicenter just outside Los Angeles got people in southern California talking on social media.
Deaths Reported As Powerful 8.1 Mag Earthquake Hits MexicoOne of the most powerful earthquakes ever to strike Mexico has hit off its southern Pacific coast, killing at least 58 people, toppling houses and businesses and sending panicked people into the streets more than 650 miles away.
3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Irving & DallasThe USGS confirmed that a 3.1 magnitude earthquake happened in Irving and Dallas Friday morning.
Recent Earthquakes In Central Oklahoma Under InvestigationThe Oklahoma Corporation Commission says its Induced Seismicity Department and the Oklahoma Geological Survey are investigating several earthquakes in the central part of the state.