Natural Disasters Get up-to-the-minute news about hurricanes, earthquakes, tornados, floods and fires. This section also includes news related to relief efforts.

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Jul 20, 2018, 08:02 ETRenew Financial Presents Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties with Check for $25,000 to Support Long-Term Disaster Recovery in Florida

Renew Financial, the inventor of Property Assessed Clean Energy financing (PACE) and the most trusted provider of financing for home improvements,...


Jul 18, 2018, 14:00 ETNews Deeply Holds Event on 'Digital Resilience in the Wake of Natural Disasters'

In the wake of recent natural disasters, digital resiliency has become a critical issue for millions of people around the world. Datto, the world's...


Jul 16, 2018, 14:00 ETBe Ready for Approaching Storms with Budget Dumpster's Essential Guide to Planning for Severe Weather

Storm season is here, but is your home ready? Every year, severe weather causes billions of dollars' worth of damage in the U.S., with homeowners...


Jul 13, 2018, 16:45 ETBarbara and Scott Stokes Further Their Support of the Huntsville Community

Barbara Stokes, CEO, and Scott Stokes, COO, of Green Structure Homes of Alabama, LLC (GSH), a Huntsville-based Disaster Relief Construction...


Jul 13, 2018, 14:14 ETHelping Sun Prairie: U-Haul Offers 30 Days Free Self-Storage in Wake of Disaster

U-Haul Company of Southwestern Wisconsin and Rockford is offering 30 days of free self-storage to Sun Prairie residents affected by the natural gas...


Jul 12, 2018, 13:09 ETUH Law Center Launches Hurricane Harvey Consumer Assistance Program

The University of Houston Law Center has received a community assistance grant to implement a two-pronged program designed to assist area residents...


Jul 11, 2018, 16:00 ETThe Last Samurai Star, Shin Koyamada, to Aid His Hometown Victims of Japan's Worst Flooding in Decades

Due to the June 28-July 9, 2018 devastating rain and floods that battered mostly Southwestern Japan, the KIF (Koyamada International Foundation), a...


Jul 11, 2018, 06:31 ETMunich Re Figures Show Fewer Severe Natural Disasters in the First Half of the Year

- The first half of 2018 was fortunate in that natural disasters across the world caused significantly lower losses than usual. According to...


Jul 10, 2018, 16:05 ETDemotech, Inc. Publishes Strength through the Storm - Thoughts on the 2017 Natural Disasters in the US

Demotech, Inc. and Security First Insurance Company are pleased to announce the availability of Strength through the Storm, Promises Made, Promises...


Jul 10, 2018, 11:31 ETHave an Emergency Plan for Disasters

Every minute counts during a disaster – plan now so you're prepared. Know the risks about the different disasters and hazards that could affect you...


Jul 10, 2018, 10:18 ETSagamore Spirit to Donate All Proceeds from New Limited Release Whiskey to Ellicott City Partnership for Flood Relief

Sagamore Spirit announced today that it is donating 100 percent of all proceeds from its newest limited release rye whiskey to Ellicott City...


Jul 10, 2018, 09:00 ETHouston Habitat For Humanity Opens Door to Homeownership for Harvey-Impacted Houstonians

With $125 billion in damage, 88 lives lost, 12,700 homes destroyed and 130,000 in need of repair, Houstonians continue to face a long road to...


Jul 10, 2018, 07:43 ETEEI, IBEW, and UWUA to Celebrate Lineworker Appreciation Day on July 10th

On Tuesday, July 10, the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), and the Utility Workers Union...


Jul 06, 2018, 09:00 ETClimate Change Tops Agenda at CARICOM Leadership Transfer

The Chairmanship of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) today passed to Jamaica's Prime Minister from Haiti's President Jovenel Moïse, who concluded...


Jul 05, 2018, 16:39 ETU.S. Army Corps of Engineers Identifies Long-Term Disaster Recovery Projects and Additional Short-Term Repairs to be Accomplished with 2018 Supplemental Funding

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today additional work that it plans to accomplish with the funding provided for disaster recovery...


Jul 02, 2018, 07:00 ETTexas Center For Child And Family Studies Awarded Additional $1.5 Million In Rebuild Texas Fund Grant To Support Foster Care Children, Families Impacted By Harvey

The Texas Center for Child and Family Studies ("the Center"), the 501c3 non-profit arm of the Texas Alliance of Child and Family Services TACFS,...