Mar 18, 2014 After Hurricane Sandy, the state of New Jersey planned to buy 1,300 flood-prone homes and demolish them. What's taking so long?
Feb 21, 2014 ACA grants go unspent in states with governors opposed to the law.
Jan 17, 2014 On the 20th anniversary of the Northridge earthquake, which population centers should be worried?
Dec 9, 2013 The black bear population has grown so large in the state that it ended a hunting ban a few years ago.
Dec 10, 2013 Between 2011 and 2012, giving to international aid went up by more than 2 percent.
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Nov 13, 2013 People around the world want to help the Philippines. But what’s the best way to donate after disaster strikes?
Nov 12, 2013 The aging grid's main protection against attack is that it's too sprawling and complicated to all go down at once.
Nov 11, 2013 The Philippines is reeling and thousands are presumed dead after a massive typhoon hit over the weekend. While relief efforts are underway, they may be undercut by the 7.2 earthquake that hit the Philippines last month.
Oct 31, 2013 A 32-feet-long, 16-feet-wide tube that can inflate to up to 35,000 gallons of volume may be our best hope next time there is a super storm.