Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 29, 2017: Mount Sinabung erupts in Sumatra, a second massive rockslide injures at least one in Yosemite - and other news.
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 September 1, 2017: Floodwaters produced by Harvey are being blamed for a chemical plant explosion in Texas - and other news.
Houston: A fire and several explosions at a flooded chemical plant in Crosby early Thursday sent plumes of black smoke into the air.
When Houston Police Sgt. Steve Perez’s wife asked him not to report for duty Sunday, Perez said, "I've got work to do." Hours later, he was Harvey's latest victim.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 30, 2017: Harvey makes its third U.S. landfall as a tropical storm, shifting the heavy rainfall threat eastward - and more news.
In a glimmer of hope for the hurricane's victims, Harvey's floodwaters are beginning to drop across much of the Houston area, officials said Wednesday.
Crews overwhelmed by thousands of rescue calls during one of the heaviest downpours in U.S. history have had little time to search for other potential victims.
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.