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4 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com
A house fire four months ago caused major damage, but it's a congressional vote two years ago that is causing more pain for the property owners.
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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie can breathe a little easier now that a federal audit released on March 6, 2014, concluded that his administration did not violate any laws or rules when Christie awarded the no bid contract to AshBritt Inc. who employs former Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour' s lobbying firm in Washington.
9 hrs ago | The Two River Times
A Middletown woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with defrauding the Federal Emergency Management Agency out of $12,000 in disaster relief, claiming her primary residence had been damaged by Sandy.
13 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
U.S. Sens. Robert Menendez and Cory Booker are requesting a six-month extension of federal temporary housing assistance for victims of Superstorm Sandy.
15 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com
WONDERS IF HE CAN AFFORD IT: Frank Carpenter is now paying $2,500 for flood insurance on his Oakland Beach home on Warwick Cove.
16 hrs ago | McGraw-Hill Construction
The Federal Emergency Management Administration has accredited the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' greater New Orleans Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System .
18 hrs ago | Newsday
This is a view of the Long Beach dunes looking west from Pennsylvania Ave in Long Beach March 5, 2014.
21 hrs ago | The Washington Post
President Obama's 2015 budget would reduce overall Homeland Security funding by nearly 3 percent but spend more on some of the department's most expensive agencies.
After almost two years of reduced staffing and station closings due to budget cuts, the Higgins Fire District has been awarded a SAFER grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Homeland Security .
The thought of leaving her flooded-out home on Barton Beach Road brings Carla Johnson to the point of tears, but she's ready to go if the government will make a buyout offer -- almost any reasonable offer.
FREEHOLD - A Middletown woman was charged with theft for allegedly scamming nearly $12,000 in disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency after Hurricane Sandy, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office.
WLOX-TV in Biloxi reports the county has been notified by the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency that no reimbursement is coming.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency today released $707,507 in Hazard Mitigation Grant Program funds the City of Carmi, Ill., for the acquisition and demolition of 22 residential structures and the purchase of seven flood prone vacant lots located in the Little Wabash River floodplain.
US President Barack Obama, who has vowed to make fighting global warming a focus of his remaining years in office, unveiled initiatives to mitigate what aides say are the effects of an already changing climate.
Ron Harmer with FEMA and Ed Westbrook with GEMA speak with Jones County EMA Director Don Graham at Feb. 18 meeting in Jones County to assist with the application for disaster relief funds.
A flood insurance reform bill that promises to end unaffordable premiums for people who own property in flood-prone areas was approved Tuesday by the U.S. House of Representatives.
FEMA, in conjunction with the State of Colorado, announced on Tuesday that Colorado will receive a Disaster Case Management Grant in the amount of $2,667,963.
Legislation easing the premium costs on government-sponsored flood insurance has passed the U.S. House of Representatives, repealing a 2012 law that kicked up rates when a coastal property is sold to a new owner.