| May 3, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Weather disasters including tornadoes, the derecho storm and Hurricane Sandy caused at least $48 million in property and crop damages in Maryland last year, the costliest since 2003, according to data released Thursday.
Five people also died from...
| May 20, 2013
| 10:56 AM
KWCH-TV viewers across Kansas were glued to Storm Team 12 coverage of the severe weather that brought tornadoes to the Great Plains Sunday.
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But just as the storms were bearing down on Wichita, some digital cable viewers...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
As a "sudden wealth" financial planner, I take great pride in helping others determine where they are going and how to get there. I consider myself an eternal optimist. In my mind, the glass is not half empty or half full -- it is well on its way to...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:43 PM
(AP) - Kansas officials say President Barack Obama has issued a federal disaster declaration for 46 counties hit by severe storms, high winds, tornadoes and floods from July 22 to Aug. 22. Tuesday's declaration allows the counties to apply for federal...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:21 AM
JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Governor Jay Nixon today announced President Obama has approved his request for a major disaster declaration for Missouri as a result of the severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and prolonged flooding that...
| Feb 11, 2013
Tom Nervine, Lehigh County's director of emergency services, announced today that he plans to retire next month. Nervine, according to a county news release, has helmed the emergency management department since 2005. He's often thrust into the spotlight...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 1:56 PM
With 29 electoral votes, Florida is the most glittering prize in this year's presidential election. Without a win in the nation's biggest swing state, it's hard to come up with a scenario that keeps Barack Obama in the White House.
Since 1960, only one...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:56 AM
Getting ready for hurricane can be fun if you apply your creativity, experience and word-of-mouth tips. Think of it as taking on Mother Nature's worst, and winning.
Here are three preparation tips passed on by local readers and retailers:
1. Keep a...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 6:30 AM
A new hurricane season has already started and South Floridians need to plan how to safeguard their valuables -- including financial documents and tax records.
Mike Dobzinski, the Plantation spokesman for the Internal Revenue Services gives a trio of ...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:54 AM
Here's one South Florida money-saving tip: Save up to hundreds of dollars by not stocking up on frozen foods until after the hurricane season.
A prolonged power outage after a storm could cost you plenty in spoiled freezer food. Just ask the South...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:16 AM
Tropical Storm Emily reminds us: Save up to hundreds of dollars by not stocking up on frozen foods until after the hurricane season.
A prolonged power outage after a storm could cost you plenty in spoiled freezer food, said Marilyn Gordon, a...