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

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08:30 ET Ross Stores Donates $300,000 To The American Red Cross For California Wildfires

Ross Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROST) announced today that the Ross Stores Foundation is making a $300,000 cash donation to the American Red Cross to...


Nov 18, 2018, 15:45 ET CTBTO: Australia Completes Its Monitoring Stations in the Global Network to Detect Nuclear Tests

"A remarkable achievement -- the result of a 20 year-long effort" A listening post in Antarctica -- the last of 21 Australian monitoring facilities...


Nov 18, 2018, 11:49 ET American Humane Rescue Team Rushes to Help Animals Displaced by California's Deadly Camp Fire

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, which has been helping animals in disasters for more than 100 years, is deploying...


Nov 16, 2018, 17:15 ET Public Can Access NICB's Geospatial Intelligence Center Images of California Wildfires Damage

Images showing the destruction left behind by the recent California wildfires are now available to the public on the National Insurance Crime...


Nov 16, 2018, 14:01 ET Los Angeles-Based ECMC Foundation Contributes $50,000 to Relief Organizations Supporting California Fire Victims

ECMC Foundation has donated $50,000 to organizations providing relief and support to families and individuals affected by the Camp, Woolsey, Hill and ...


Nov 16, 2018, 13:44 ET The Home Depot Foundation destinará hasta $500,000 para ayudar a damnificados por incendios forestales en California

The Home Depot Foundation (Fundación The Home Depot) anunció hoy que destinará hasta $500,000 para colaborar con las iniciativas de ayuda a los...


Nov 16, 2018, 08:30 ET The Home Depot Foundation Commits up to $500,000 to California Wildfire Relief

Today, The Home Depot Foundation announced a commitment of up to $500,000 to support wildfire relief efforts in California, bringing its 2018...


Nov 15, 2018, 16:01 ET Eye Medical Clinic Provides Aid to Wildfire Victims

As the Camp Fire continues to impact northern California as the deadliest and most destructive in the state's history, Eye Medical Clinic of Santa...


Nov 15, 2018, 13:36 ET PlyFASTner LLC Revives Patent, Wins Trademark Approvals

PlyFASTner LLC, purveyor of code-certified hurricane protection systems for windows and doors, proudly announces the revival of the U.S. patent...


Nov 15, 2018, 12:26 ET Lytton Rancheria to Donate $1 Million for Victims of California Wildfires

The Lytton Rancheria Tribe, owner and operator of the San Pablo Lytton Casino in California, will donate one million dollars to victims of the Camp...


Nov 15, 2018, 10:28 ET Duke Energy teams up with DonorsChoose.org to help teachers and students recover from Hurricane Florence

The Duke Energy Foundation announced it is providing a $160,000 grant to DonorsChoose.org to fund relief projects by public school teachers in 16...


Nov 15, 2018, 10:00 ET Maintaining California's iconic landscapes is critical to meet state climate goals

Investing in the capacity of California's lands to store carbon can cut significant emissions and deliver billions in economic value, while reducing...


Nov 15, 2018, 09:00 ET Padx.com Waives 100% of Its Commissions to Help Southern California Fire Victims

California-based Padx.com has announced a new offering to help support displaced victims on the devastating wildfires in Southern California. For the ...


Nov 15, 2018, 08:00 ET The Nature Conservancy and The Chubb Charitable Foundation work together to reduce risk along Miami's vulnerable coastline

The Nature Conservancy, the world's largest conservation organization, and Chubb, the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer,...


Nov 15, 2018, 08:00 ET One Concern Expands AI Disaster Platform with Launch of Predictive Flood Solution

One Concern, a Palo Alto-based benevolent artificial intelligence company with a mission to save lives and livelihoods before, during, and after...


Nov 14, 2018, 11:57 ET Burton's Pride Animal Rescue, Saving Hundreds of Displaced Animals in Woolsey Fire

Thousands of animals are displaced as a result of the California wildfires. Credentialed volunteers organized by Burton's Pride have supported first...


Nov 14, 2018, 11:06 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Expedites Access to Care for Members Affected by California Wildfires

As deadly wildfires continue to burn in California, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Blue Cross) is expediting access to care for its members ...


Nov 14, 2018, 08:35 ET California Wildfires: Role of Undisclosed Atmospheric Manipulation and Geoengineering

California Governor Jerry Brown blames climate change for the currently raging wildfires in California. A recently published scientific article...


Nov 13, 2018, 19:11 ET On-Air Fire Relief Fundraiser Will Raise Money for the Southern California Disaster Relief Fund

United Way of Greater Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Rams, CBS 2 and KCAL 9 are hosting their Fire Relief Fundraiser, a multi-platform fundraising...


Nov 13, 2018, 15:13 ET United Airlines Offers Funds, Bonus Miles and First Responder Assistance in Response to California Wildfires

United Airlines today reaffirmed its commitment to California and to lifting up communities in need by announcing $150,000 in direct donations to...


Nov 13, 2018, 14:37 ET Researchers eye mental health impacts of Hurricane Harvey

Recent research shows that exposure to natural disasters such as Hurricane Harvey are associated with increased stress and anxiety – data that will...


Nov 13, 2018, 12:15 ET Fannie Mae Reminds Homeowners and Servicers of Mortgage Assistance Options for Areas Affected by the California Wildfires

Fannie Mae (OTC Bulletin Board: FNMA) is reminding those impacted by the California wildfires of the options available for mortgage assistance. Under ...


Nov 13, 2018, 11:30 ET Travel Insurance Coverage for California Wildfires Explained

alifornia's catastrophic wildfires are threatening the homes of over 13 million residents and forcing evacuations in major metropolitan areas. With...


Nov 13, 2018, 09:05 ET Cruzan® Rum Provides Island Support With Cruzan® Hurricane Proof™ Rum

Cruzan® Rum, producer of some of the world's finest aged rums, is proud to announce the launch of Cruzan® Hurricane Proof™ Rum as the newest addition ...


Nov 13, 2018, 07:45 ET Jacobs Recognized with Prestigious 2018 Water Environment Federation's Water Heroes Award

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) was honored by the Water Environment Federation with the prestigious 2018 Water Heroes Award, which...