Texas' Abbott Decries Storm Aid Bill; White House BristlesThe White House on Friday sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack as being way too small by lawmakers from states recently hit by hurricanes.
FEMA: Disaster Relief Now Costing $200 Million A DayThe head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency says the U.S. is spending more than $200 million each day on the response to three major hurricanes and huge wildfires.
Senate Passes $36.5B Disaster Aid Bill; Trump Signature NextThe Senate passed a $36.5 billion emergency aid measure Tuesday to refill disaster accounts, provide a much-needed cash infusion to Puerto Rico, and bail out the federal flood insurance program.
Key West Marker Restored After Hurricane IrmaArtists have restored one of the most photographed tourism icons in the Florida Keys after it was damaged by Hurricane Irma.
Senate Presses Ahead On $36.5B Disaster Relief Package The Senate is pushing ahead on a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would give Puerto Rico a much-needed infusion of cash.
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.
911 Calls On Nursing Home Dying: 'Oh My God, This Is Crazy'Newly released emergency calls from a sweltering Florida nursing home that lost its air conditioning to Hurricane Irma showed staffers becoming increasingly agitated by a disaster that would eventually claim 14 elderly lives.
Hurricane Ophelia Moving Northeast In The AtlanticHurricane Ophelia is moving northeastwards far out over the Atlantic Ocean.
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.
Tenor Placido Domingo Announces Disaster Relief FundraisingOpera singer Placido Domingo has announced he will match $50,000 in donations to relief efforts following an earthquake in Mexico and a hurricane in Puerto Rico.
Nate Marches Across U.S. East Coast, Dumping Heavy RainsNate slogged its way across the U.S. East Coast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression.