About $7 billion in claims are from the Camp Fire that destroyed the Northern California city of Paradise and killed at least 86 people, making it the deadliest U.S. wildfire in at least a century.
Parkland: Numerous security lapses preceded the high school shooting, while multiple law enforcement officials called to the carnage failed to respond appropriately.
Accidents on snow-covered interstates caused major delays over the weekend. Drivers in North Carolina and Virginia got stuck in snow or lost control.
Crews were busy Friday assessing damage and cleaning up after a storm that brought record rainfall to Los Angeles and snowfall to northern elevations.
EDM Digest reports exclusively on a FEMA employee who is going door to door to assist Floridians during recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael.
The magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled the state's largest city early Friday morning swaying buildings and fraying nerves. There were no reports of deaths, serious injuries or structural damage to buildings.
Ebola: Since the outbreak was declared on Aug. 1, the deadly virus has killed at least 242 people - with hundreds of other infected people in DRC.
The deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history burned for 17 days before being called fully contained.
The wildfire in Northern California is nearly out after several days of rain, but searchers are still completing the meticulous task of combing through ash and debris for victims.
Ugandan divers retrieved 31 bodies and expected to find more in a capsized vessel in Lake Victoria, making it one of the country's worst maritime disasters.