U.S. Hiring Falls 33,000 After Hurricanes Slam Texas, FloridaThe U.S. lost 33,000 jobs in September after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit Texas, Florida and other Southeastern states. It was the first decline in six years.
5 Former Presidents To Attend Storm Recovery Concert In TexasAll five living former U.S. presidents will attend a hurricane relief concert at Texas A&M University later this month.
Louisiana Tweaks Flood Aid Program For Small BusinessesThe governor of Louisiana is boosting the size of loans available to small businesses damaged by last year's flooding and extending the deadline for applications.
White House To Seek $29B Disaster Aid PackageThe Trump administration is finalizing a $29 billion disaster aid package that combines $16 billion to shore up the government-backed flood insurance program with almost $13 billion in new relief for hurricane victims.
From Heartbreak To A Giving Hand, Grassroots Efforts Aid Storm VictimsA Dallas fashion designer decided she had to help, teaming up with a childhood friend who now lives in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Ex-Prosecutors Unsure If Nursing Home Deaths Involved CrimesNine patients died after being kept inside a nursing home that turned into a sweatbox when Hurricane Irma knocked out its air conditioning, even though just across the street was a cool and fully functioning hospital.
Hurricane Maria Lashes Dominica, Menaces Other IslandsHurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with catastrophic winds, leaving what one official described as "widespread devastation" from the monster storm now threatening Caribbean islands already ravaged by Hurricane Irma.
Costs From Major Natural Disasters Stressing State BudgetsA summer of natural catastrophes has exposed another peril in disaster-prone states: How to pay for the rescues, repairs and rebuilding.
Maria Grows To A Cat 3, Nears Already Battered CaribbeanHurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 3 storm on Monday and pushed toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean.
Trump Dispenses Hoagies, Handshakes In Hurricane ZonePresident Donald Trump doled out hoagies and handshakes in the sweltering Florida heat on Thursday as he took a firsthand tour of Irma's devastation and liberally dispensed congratulatory words about the federal and state recovery effort.
For Red Cross, Hurricanes Bring Both Donations & CriticismConfronted with back-to-back major hurricanes, the American Red Cross has received a huge outpouring of financial support and a simultaneous barrage of criticism.
Trump Heads To Florida To Survey Irma RecoveryPresident Donald Trump will hear directly from people affected by Irma's fury as he makes his third visit in less than three weeks to the storm-wracked South.
Death Of 8 At Florida Nursing Home Sounds Alarms After IrmaHurricane-scarred Florida warily eyed the fate of its most vulnerable residents and emergency workers were urged to check on those in nursing homes after eight people died in a scorching facility that lost its air conditioning in the storm.
Aerial Images Show Irma's DestructionThe National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration has released satellite imagery viewers can see for themselves on demand.
8 Dead At Florida Nursing Home That Lost Power During IrmaBroward County Mayor Barbara Sharief says five people have died from a Florida nursing home that had lost power after Hurricane Irma roared through the state.