Dedicated disaster recovery and rebuilding offices would bring all emergency management players together to create collaboration between agencies.
So how might NOAA improve its economic loss record for U.S. disasters? The answer is simple: Do away with the billion-dollar threshold and look at the entire record of losses.
Authorities lifted all evacuation orders as firefighters made progress Sunday on a large blaze that sent thousands fleeing homes and farms northwest of Los Angeles.
Dressed in flame-resistant clothes, heavy boots and carrying my two cameras, I spent a few minutes walking around and surveying the scene before starting to shoot photos.
Calmer weather allowed crews to increase containment on wildfires after a three-week siege of gusts fanned blazes across California.
A clash of storm fronts that began on Halloween created havoc that caused flooding, knocked over trees, downed power lines and damaged homes.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday honored the 39 victims who died in a container as the truck driver made his first court appearance after being charged with manslaughter and conspiracy.
Nine separate wildfires burned more than 30,000 acres across California. About 2,000 residents were forced to flee the state’s famous wine country.
California's biggest utility admitted its electrical equipment may have ignited a ruinous wildfire spreading over the state's wine country Friday.
A tornado and other strong storms tore homes and businesses apart in a densely populated area of Dallas; one dead in northwest Arkansas.