The Richmond Fire Department announced Thursday that new federal funding it has received will go toward creating four 18-person fire companies.
At least two people have died in Puerto Rico because of Hurricane Fiona, Gov. Pedro Pierluisi told CNN, as rescuers scrambled to save flooding victims.
QUESTION: I recently saw a news segment on TV about a government funeral assistance program available to families who lost loved ones during t…
The Federal Emergency Management Agency recommends keeping an easily accessible kit with these items for emergencies: three days of food for every person in the house, 1 gallon of water per day per person, first-aid kit, flashlight, weather radio, basic tools, dust masks, plastic sheets, garbage bags, can opener, medicine, hygiene products and cellphone charger.
Families and individuals hit with the sudden loss of a loved one due to COVID-19 — who had to pay for unexpected funerals and cremations — cou…
New Jersey’s public colleges will have access to an additional $68.8 million in federal funds to help institutions provide educational services to students amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday.
ATLANTIC CITY — The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority called an emergency meeting Tuesday to help small businesses stay afloat and assist local organizations on the front lines of the new coronavirus pandemic.
AVALON — Local property owners will notice a drop in their flood insurance premiums this year.
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As floodwaters in some areas began to level out or slowly recede, the reality set in that cleanup and reconstruction efforts would stretch months — or longer.
Across Puerto Rico, citizens are struggling as a projected $55 billion in aid arrives at a trickle and the White House falters in its support of rebuilding.
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The test marked the first time that emergency management officials will have used the nationwide alerting capabilities reserved for the office of the president.
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Hillary Clinton, speaking during a live town hall event on Tuesday, smirked: “I’m not sure (President Trump) knows that Puerto Ricans are Amer…
35 killed in landslide in northwestern China
The state’s final appeal for federal assistance for recovery from February’s deadly tornadoes has been denied, the Virginia Department of Emer…
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Governments in another seven Virginia localities are eligible for federal disaster aid to help pay costs stemming from severe storms in late June.