And government response often falls short of meeting the needs of those hit by storms.
Devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian has put pressure on the families of many U.S.-based students.
Poverty can make it that much harder when a natural disaster strikes.
The shipping industry is profiting from rising water levels in the Great Lakes, but homeowners and city parks are struggling.
A regulator warns the changing climate could cause a financial crisis.
An impasse in Congress has life difficult for farmers and businesses serving them.
Nebraska officials estimate that flooding has caused $1.3 billion in damage in the state, more than half of it to crops and cattle. The disaster there and in neighboring Iowa follows a difficult year for both states’ farmers, who’ve been reeling from the ongoing trade war and softening global economy. Now Iowa and Nebraska, with […]
Heavy rain and melting snow have brought historic flooding to parts of the Midwest. Around 200 miles of Missouri River levees in Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and Kansas have been compromised, according to the Associated Press, and flood warnings are still up for at least a dozen states. At least two people have died, thousands have […]
Larger insurance providers have been cutting back on Floridians' property insurance coverage.
In the aftermath of the Paradise wildfire, RVs and motels have become housing alternatives for displaced residents.