storms

When the power grid fails

Jun 18, 2015
Three storms in Connecticut knocked out some residents' power for more than a week
Posted In: power grid, infrastructure, weather, storms
Snow

Boston's massive snowfall brings in business

Feb 11, 2015
This winter is one of the snowiest ever. and some are cashing in.
Posted In: snow, boston, storms

The tech challenges of hurricane season

May 27, 2014
Hurricane Awareness Week kicks off.
Posted In: hurricane, storms

Congress votes to reduce flood-insurance rates—that they raised

Mar 5, 2014
In 2012, Congress updated the National Flood Insurance Program, to reflect higher risks and costs. Now, it wants do-overs.
Posted In: federal flood insurance, storms

The costs behind winter blues

Feb 28, 2014
Snow, rain, wind, and ice are across the U.S. this year in one of the more dreadful winters on record. With unexpected weather comes unexpected costs.
Posted In: weather, storms, polar vortex

Snowstorm, pilot's rule change pack 1-2 punch

Jan 3, 2014
Airlines and airline pilots are facing a major rule change this weekend that may impact flight delays and scheduling.
Posted In: airline pilots, storms, flight delays