The first 84 trailers provided by FEMA to serve as temporary shelters for residents left homeless by Hurricane Irma began arriving in Key West on Wednesday.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 27, 2017: Irma devastates at least 70 percent of Florida's citrus crops - and other news.
The Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) has opened a special office in Miami to help victims of Hurricane Irma fill out paperwork for disaster relief funds
A recent study found that FEMA failed to capture 75 percent of flood damages within their flood maps between 1999 and 2009.
Emergency and disaster briefing for September 11, 2017: A live power pole and electrical lines trap first responders in their vehicle in Florida - and other news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 28, 2017: Harvey produces unprecedented rainfall amounts in the Houston metro area as thousands are rescued from rising floodwaters.
Many people believe that FEMA will arrive at their front door with food and other necessary items during or after emergencies; that is not the case.
Extreme Heat: The recent spate of extremely high temperatures in the Pacific Northwest is a reminder that the torrid days of summer are far from over.
A train crash in Barcelona injures more than 50 people, a thrill ride breaks apart at the Ohio State Fair and kills one person - and other news.
Tropical Storm Cindy is moving inland and has the potential to create flooding in its path. Homeowners should work to prepare now to prevent valuables from getting damaged in flood waters.