Janice Dimitriou remembers the exact day and time her short-haired tabby cat disappeared.
In a new U.S. record, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, along with 13 other major natural disasters, caused more than $300 billion in damage last year. Tony Dokoupil went inside a unique research lab helping businesses protect themselves.
The August appearance of Hurricane Harvey has made economic analysis a little more challenging than usual. That it was followed closely by Hurricane Irma only compounded the difficulty. What we have observed, however, is pretty much what we expected. Show More Summary
The state's all-Democratic congressional delegation is pressing federal officials on efforts to address mental health challenges in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. In … Click to Continue ...
Storms are a major priority on the Florida Legislature's agenda this year following Hurricane Irma's rampage across most of the state. Lawmakers will consider proposals ranging from making evacuations more … Click to Continue »
He was a victim of Hurricane Irma, and then allegedly a victim of something much worse. Police say William Reiss, 68, was murdered on Jan. 3 by the FEMA contractor who compiled the damage estimate of his Polk County, Fla., home in September. The New York Daily News describes Reiss...
He survived Hurricane Irma, officials said, only to die by a FEMA contractor's hand.
When Hurricane Irma struck South Florida this past September, Thiago Alves’ reference points for adversity were forcibly altered.
As Hurricane Irma bore down on Florida, Gov. Rick Scott gave out his cellphone number during a conference call with administrators of the state's nursing homes and assisted living facilities. … Click to Continue »
100 days later, Puerto Rico and St John still struggle to access clean water after Hurricane's Maria and Irma.
Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria along with wildfires in California, floods and freezing temperatures all hit the U.S. in 2017.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has revised its policies to allow houses of worship to apply for some federal aid to help deal with damage from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump. Hurricanes Harvey, Maria, and Irma. The Russia investigation. The #MeToo movement. Las Vegas. There were so many huge, consequential stories in 2017, and they all came at a breakneck pace, one after another. The...Show More Summary
Slammed by back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes in September, the film industry in the U.S. Virgin Islands slowly is struggling to get back on its feet. "We got hit by Hurricane Irma and then two weeks later by Maria," said Luana Wheatley, director of the islands' film office. Show More Summary
The Caribbean was hard-hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, but that doesn't mean you should skip it this vacation season.
When Hurricane Irma rolled across the Florida Keys last summer, it wasn't just the motels and marinas, stilt houses and shell shacks strung along the island chain that were slammed.
One of the so-called 'Hot Cops' whose photo brought them viral fame during Hurricane Irma has resigned. Read more...
By Torrey Hart on SwimSwam The Jacobs Aquatics Center took a big hit in Hurricane Irma, but the Orange Bowl Swim Classic will endure. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Orange Bowl Swim Classic Persevering in Wake of Hurricane Irma
A Florida law enforcement officer’s fame from a “hot cop” selfie during Hurricane Irma quit his job after all the attention resulted in an Internal Affairs board investigation into racist social media posts and allegedly have sex with a woman while on duty, USA Today reports....
This year's hurricane season affected the lives of many people. But there's a small light in the darkness---anyone affected by Harvey or Irma can qualify for natural disaster tax relief. Were You Affected By A Hurricane This Year? If So, You May Qualify For Natural Disaster Tax Relief appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.