- 1 month on, progress in Philippine typhoon zone Updated: Dec-07-13 10:10 pm
- Fargo can't use FEMA money for floodwall project Updated: Dec-07-13 4:20 pm
- Governor advises Virginians to prepare for storm Updated: Dec-06-13 5:04 pm
- Vt Gov Shumlin signs unveils 5-year emergency plan Updated: Dec-05-13 4:58 pm
- Okla. Emergency Price Stabilization Act in effect Updated: Dec-05-13 4:29 pm
- Okla. gov. declares state of emergency for storm Updated: Dec-05-13 4:19 pm
- Missouri governor activates emergency operations Updated: Dec-05-13 3:55 pm
- HUD will provide $63M for Colo. flood recovery Updated: Dec-05-13 2:49 pm
- Businesses to feel storm's effects for months Updated: Dec-05-13 9:58 am
- U. of Iowa says FEMA won't require more insurance Updated: Dec-05-13 5:05 am
- Federal aid sought for tornado-hit C. Ind. county Updated: Dec-04-13 11:47 am
- CA gov. renews call for federal Rim Fire aid Updated: Dec-03-13 5:58 pm
- UN: 250,000 besieged in Syria, beyond reach of aid Updated: Dec-03-13 3:52 pm
- Douglas County to get flood insurance update Updated: Dec-03-13 5:05 am
- NW Mo. scout camp to get tornado shelters Updated: Dec-03-13 5:04 am
- Initial review finds budget stress in Lincoln Park Updated: Dec-02-13 8:49 pm
- IU plan would allow direct requests for FEMA aid Updated: Nov-30-13 11:52 am
- Concerns raised over FEMA flood maps in Maine Updated: Nov-30-13 11:48 am
- Registration for Kenai flooding relief delayed Updated: Nov-28-13 4:55 pm
- Review of NJ Transit Sandy performance unfinished Updated: Nov-28-13 10:16 am
- FEMA hotel aid to Colo. flooding victims extended Updated: Nov-27-13 9:13 pm
- FEMA approves Vt. hazard mitigation plan Updated: Nov-27-13 3:10 pm
- Neighbors pitch in at farm hammered by tornado Updated: Nov-27-13 12:41 pm
- US Sen. Reed urges Congress to aid food banks Updated: Nov-27-13 3:34 am
- Kirk tours Ill. storm damage as cleanup continues Updated: Nov-26-13 8:40 pm
TACLOBAN, Philippines - The government is back at work, and markets are laden with fruits, pork, fish and bread. Shredded trees are sprouting new leaves. Above all, the sounds of a city getting back on its feet fill the air: the roar of trucks hauling debris, the scrape of shovel along pavement, the ping of hammer on nails.
FARGO, North Dakota - Fargo won't be getting any help from the federal government on a proposed $53 million floodwall to help the city protect against chronic spring flooding that has resulted in millions of dollars in damage.
RICHMOND, Virginia - Gov. Bob McDonnell is urging Virginians to prepare for a possible major ice storm.
WATERBURY, Vermont - Gov. Peter Shumlin signed Vermont's updated five-year emergency plan Thursday, a document that was molded by the state's experiences in responding to and recovering from 2011's Tropical Storm Irene and a series of other disasters the state has endured since he took office almost three years ago.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma's Emergency Price Stabilization Act is now in effect with the declaration by Gov. Mary Fallin of a state of emergency due to a winter storm moving across the state.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin has declared a state of emergency for all 77 Oklahoma counties because of the winter storm crossing the state.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has activated the State Emergency Operations Center for round-the-clock operation in response to the winter storm bearing down on the state.
LYONS, Colorado - The federal government will provide$62.8 million to help individuals and communities rebuilding from flooding in northeastern Colorado.
KOKOMO, Indiana - There won't be any quick reopening at Louie's Coney Island.
INDIANAPOLIS - State officials are seeking a federal major disaster declaration for central Indiana's Howard County because of damage during last month's wave of tornadoes and severe storms.
SONORA, Calf. - California Gov. Jerry Brown has filed an appeal to President Obama in a renewed effort to obtain federal aid in the wake of a Rim Fire that raged for months.
UNITED NATIONS - An estimated 250,000 people in besieged communities in Syria remain beyond the reach of aid, the U.N, humanitarian chief said Tuesday in a closed-door Security Council briefing that one member called "chilling."
LAWRENCE, Kansas - Douglas County commissioners will hear a presentation about the impact of changes taking effect next year in the National Flood Insurance Program.
ST. JOSEPH, Missouri - A Boy Scout camp in northwest Missouri is getting help from the federal government to build 13 tornado shelters into hillsides.
LINCOLN PARK, Michigan - The southern Detroit suburb of Lincoln Park faces budget problems, a step toward possible state intervention in its operations, a Michigan board said Monday.
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - Indiana University is working on a plan that would allow it to seek federal aid to "disaster proof" its campuses without going through county officials.
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine communities are criticizing new maps proposed by the federal government that show future flooding risks near the state's coast that could impact what kind of insurance property owners must buy.
KENAI, Alaska - A staffing shortage has prompted the state disaster office to push back the start date for October Kenai flooding victims to register for individual grant assistance.
NEWARK, New Jersey - The anniversary of Superstorm Sandy has come and gone, and an independent review of how New Jersey's transportation agency responded to the storm has yet to be released, despite officials' assurances that it would be completed months ago.
LONGMONT, Colorado - The federal government is letting victims of Colorado's September floods stay at hotels and motels a little bit longer if they need to.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Federal officials have approved Vermont's updated hazard mitigation plan, making the state eligible to receive more federal grants to prepare for the next big storm or man-made disaster by installing bigger culverts, discouraging new development in flood-prone areas and taking other preventative actions.
DELPHI, Indiana - Jennifer Frey was expecting her doorbell to start ringing at 8 a.m. Tuesday as neighbors began showing up for an organized work day to clear debris from her tornado-ravaged farm in southwest Carroll County.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - U.S. Sen. Jack Reed is urging fellow members of Congress to strengthen the federal nutrition safety net for food banks.
WASHINGTON, Illinois - U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk on Tuesday toured tornado damage in the central Illinois city of Washington, saying it's his job to make sure federal funds are available to help recovery efforts.