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Codi Severin, left, and Tim Hodge, right, both with Loveland Barricade, make sure no cars enter the closed road Tuesday in the 18000 block of Buckhorn Road west of Loveland.
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46 min ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City
CHILDREN THERE WILL GO UNTIL JANUARY. THE ORIGINAL CONTRACT WAS SET TO RUN OUT IN A FEW MONTHS.
1 hr ago | Las Vegas Newstrip
People may be surprised to learn that an emergency alert can be sent to their mobile phones, providing them with the life-saving information they need during an emergency.
1 hr ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City
More than a year after an EF-5 tornado cut a path of destruction in Moore, a new study revealed the city did not qualify for millions in FEMA assistance.
6 hrs ago | Hayfield Herald
Dodge County Emergency Management Director Matt Maas shows FEMA officials and Minnesota Homeland Security and Emergency Management personnel the areas that they will be touring on their damage assessment location visits.
7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner
The Obama administration launched an initiative Wednesday aimed at helping local communities better prepare for the impacts of climate change, but one of Vermont's key recommendations to the president was not included.
10 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Hurricane Sandy, the second-most costly storm in American history after Hurricane Katrina, pummeled the Northeast in October 2012, resulting in 162 fatalities, damage to 650,000 homes from flooding and high winds, the destruction of countless businesses and the loss of power to 8.5 million customers.
12 hrs ago | Daily Policy Digest
Houses that are built according to FEMA guidelines suffer more property damage during hurricanes than homes built prior to the guidelines, write Carolyn Dehring, professor at the University of Georgia Terry College of Business, and Martin Halek, senior lecturer at the University of Wisconsin's School of Business, for the Cato Institute.
14 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Saying they don't want to jeopardize losing a $712,500 federal grant to buy a new fire truck, selectmen Monday night voted to fund the remaining cost by using money from budget transfers, free cash and the stabilization fund.
A program designed to help Rhode Island's older adult population prepare for climate change threats is one of several projects that will receive federal money as part of the state's disaster recovery action plan.
President Barack Obama declared a major disaster in Minnesota after widespread flooding across the state.
As concerns over flooding have only worsened over the years statewide, city officials have ramped up their response.
Territorial Office of Fiscal Reform director Falema'o M. Pili testified before a Senate committee that the Federal Emergency Management Agency wants to release federal funds to build one new school and rebuild other school buildings affected by the tsunami, but the federal agency wants to make sure the territorial government complies with federal ... (more)
Those affected by the spring storms and flooding will still be able to reach the Federal Emergency Management Agency for follow-up questions and will have access to other disaster services and resources after today's registration deadline of July 21 .
U.S. Senator Bob Casey announced on Friday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Department of Homeland Security has awarded $34,200 in grants to the Community Fire Company of Frystown for operations and safety.
Why tens of thousands of children from Central America are being sent on a perilous, potentially deadly journey to the U.S. border Jimmy SA nchez is a slight, shy, 13-year-old boy who last saw his mother six years ago when she left him behind in San Salvador to find work as a waitress in Miami.
A debris removal contractor's lawsuit against Livingston Parish threatens to turn parish politics on its head in the wake of an arbitration ruling denying the parish's $59 million claim for Hurricane Gustav cleanup costs.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 06:07 pm
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